Affiliation: Peking University
- Modifiable exposures to air pollutants related to asthma phenotypes in the first year of life in children of the EDEN mother-child cohort studyCailiang Zhou
Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris 6, Sorbonne Universités, UMR S 707 EPAR Epidémiologie des maladies allergiques et respiratoires, Medical School Saint Antoine, Paris, France
BMC Public Health 13:506. 2013..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impacts of various air pollutants on the development of asthma phenotypes in the first year of life...
- Patient medical costs for tuberculosis treatment and impact on adherence in China: a systematic reviewQian Long
School of Public Health, Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing, China
BMC Public Health 11:393. 2011..We identified and synthesised studies that measure costs of TB treatment, estimates of adherence and the potential impact of charging on treatment completion in China...
- The Happy Life Club™ study protocol: a cluster randomised controlled trial of a type 2 diabetes health coach interventionColette Browning
Primary Care Research Unit, School of Primary Health Care, Monash University, Building 1, 270 Ferntree Gully Road, Notting Hill, Victoria 3168, Australia
BMC Public Health 11:90. 2011..Health coaches will support participants to improve modifiable risk factors and adhere to effective self-management treatments associated with T2DM...
- Utilisation, contents and costs of prenatal care under a rural health insurance (New Co-operative Medical System) in rural China: lessons from implementationQian Long
Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Mannerheimintie 172, Helsinki, Finland
BMC Health Serv Res 10:301. 2010..It also explores the perceptions of stakeholders of the prenatal care benefit package in order to understand the strengths and weaknesses of the approach in the context of rural China and to draw lessons from early implementation...
- Perceptions of tuberculosis and health seeking behaviour in rural Inner Mongolia, ChinaTuohong Zhang
School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, Peking University, 38 Xueyuan Road, Beijing 100083, PR China
Health Policy 81:155-65. 2007..This study aimed to explore perceptions of TB, and health care seeking pathways, among poor rural communities in Inner Mongolia...
- Persistent problems of access to appropriate, affordable TB services in rural China: experiences of different socio-economic groupsTuohong Zhang
Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, Peking University, Beijing PR China
BMC Public Health 7:19. 2007..This study takes a household perspective to investigate receipt of appropriate care and affordability of services for different socio-economic groups with TB symptoms in rural China...
- Vietnam during economic transition: a tracer study of health service access and affordabilityDuong Huy Luong
Liverpool School of Troopical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Int J Health Serv 37:573-88. 2007..Several new policies have been developed in Vietnam to improve access to basic health care for the poor. However, the effects of such policies require close monitoring and remain to be evaluated...
- How close have universal health systems come to achieving equity in use of curative services? A systematic reviewBarbara Hanratty
Division of Public Health, University of Liverpool, England
Int J Health Serv 37:89-109. 2007..Improvements are needed in the way that equity in universal systems is monitored, with particular attention to how "need" is defined and to the impact on patients of indirect costs...
- Factors affecting the implementation of health legislation and its impact on the rural poor in China: a case study of implementation of the maternal and infant health care law in two poor countiesRachel Tolhurst
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
Int J Health Plann Manage 19:247-65. 2004..Lessons are drawn for Chinese and international policy makers...
- China's evolving health care market: how doctors feel and what they thinkMeng Kin Lim
Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine MD3, National University of Singapore, 16 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597, Singapore
Health Policy 69:329-37. 2004..A revitalized medical profession that is fully engaged in the reform process could also significantly impact the success of ongoing health care reform efforts...
- Epidemiologic study on Kawasaki disease in Beijing from 2000 through 2004Zhong Dong Du
Department of Cardiology, Beijing Children s Hospital, Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:449-51. 2007..9 to 55.1 per 100,000 children <5 years of age. The incidence of coronary complications was 20.6% in the acute stage, and 6.9% in the 1-2 month follow-up...
- Meeting the needs of elderly people in ChinaTuohong Zhang
BMJ 333:363-4. 2006
- Public perceptions of private health care in socialist ChinaMeng Kin Lim
Department of Community, Occupational, and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore
Health Aff (Millwood) 23:222-34. 2004..Widespread dissatisfaction with public providers (mainly high user fees and poor staff attitudes) is driving patients to seek cheaper but lower-quality care from poorly regulated private providers...
- Epidemiologic picture of Kawasaki disease in Beijing from 1995 through 1999Zhong Dong Du
Department of Cardiology, Capital Institute of Pediatrics Children s Hospital, Beijing, China
Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:103-7. 2002..The incidence in Japan is 10-fold higher than rates reported from western countries. This study sought to evaluate the epidemiologic picture of KD in Beijing and its suburbs...