Barry S Levy
- Climate Change and Collective ViolenceBarry S Levy
School of Medicine, Tufts University, Sherborn, MA 01770 email
Annu Rev Public Health . 2017..Expected final online publication date for the Annual Review of Public Health Volume 38 is March 20, 2017. Please see http://www.annualreviews.org/page/journal/pubdates for revised estimates...
- Documenting the Effects of Armed Conflict on Population HealthBarry S Levy
Public Health and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Tufts University, Sherborn, Massachusetts 01770 email
Annu Rev Public Health 37:205-18. 2016..We recommend the establishment of an independent mechanism, operated by the United Nations or a multilateral organization, to investigate and document the effects of armed conflict on population health. ..
- Climate Change, Human Rights, and Social JusticeBarry S Levy
Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Sherborn, MA Electronic address
Ann Glob Health 81:310-22. 2015....
- Adverse health consequences of the Iraq WarBarry S Levy
Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Lancet 381:949-58. 2013..Many family members of military personnel had psychological problems. Further review of the adverse health consequences of this war could help to minimise the adverse health consequences of, and help to prevent, future wars...
- Commentary: public health and preventive medicine: proposing a transformed context for medical education and medical careBarry S Levy
Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 01770, USA
Acad Med 87:837-9. 2012..The authors propose a paradigm shift to establish public health and preventive medicine as the context for medical education and medical care...
- The continuing rise of occupational medicineBarry S Levy
Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Am J Prev Med 22:326-7. 2002
- Neurologic effects of manganese in humans: a reviewBarry S Levy
P O Box 1230, Sherborn, Massachusetts, 01770USA
Int J Occup Environ Health 9:153-63. 2003..More recently, there have been epidemiologic studies of its adverse effects on health. Occupational medicine physicians can play critical roles in preventing the adverse health effects of manganese...
- Health effects of combat: a life-course perspectiveBarry S Levy
Department of Public Health and Family Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 30:123-36. 2009..Public health professionals can help address these problems...
- Adverse health consequences of US Government responses to the 2001 terrorist attacksBarry S Levy
Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Lancet 378:944-52. 2011..The documentation and dissemination of information about the adverse health effects of these wars and about the diversion of resources could help to mitigate these consequences and prevent their recurrence...
- The adverse health effects of oil spills: a review of the literature and a framework for medically evaluating exposed individualsBarry S Levy
Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, USA
Int J Occup Environ Health 17:161-7. 2011..Chronic effects have included: psychological disorders, respiratory disorders, genotoxic effects, and endocrine abnormalities. We also present a systematic approach to evaluating individuals exposed to oil spills...
- The public health implications of resource warsMichael T Klare
Five College Program in Peace and World Security Studies, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA, USA
Am J Public Health 101:1615-9. 2011....
- The health impact of warVictor W Sidel
Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 15:189-95. 2008..Armed conflict has an even more profound effect on low- and middle-income countries. Health professionals can play important roles in minimising the adverse consequences of war and in preventing war itself...
- Proliferation of nuclear weapons: opportunities for control and abolitionVictor W Sidel
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
Am J Public Health 97:1589-94. 2007..Controlling proliferation--and ultimately abolishing nuclear weapons--involves national governments, intergovernmental organizations, nongovernmental and professional organizations, and society at large...
- Commentary: Guard against war: an expanded role for public healthVictor W Sidel
Social Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, NY, USA
Eur J Public Health 16:232. 2006
- Adverse health consequences of the Vietnam WarBarry S Levy
a Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Sherborn, MA, USA
Med Confl Surviv 31:162-70. 2015..Health professionals can play important roles in promoting the protection of noncombatant civilians during war and helping to prevent war and create a culture of peace. ..
- Health and peaceBarry S Levy
Croat Med J 43:114-6. 2002..We, health professionals, can promote peace in many ways and facilitate this work by demonstrating our values, vision, and leadership...
- War, terrorism, and public healthVictor W Sidel
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
J Law Med Ethics 31:516-23. 2003
- Models for obtaining and sharing information: lessons learned from Central and Eastern EuropeBarry S Levy
Int J Occup Environ Health 8:287. 2002
- Child prostitution: global health burden, research needs, and interventionsBrian M Willis
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 97201, USA
Lancet 359:1417-22. 2002..They can also help governments, UN agencies, and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to implement policies, laws, and programmes to prevent child prostitution and mitigate its effects on children's health...