Affiliation: University of California
- Saving Tibet? An inquiry into modernity, lies, truths, and beliefsVincanne Adams
Departmetn of Anthropology, History, and Social Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Med Anthropol 24:71-110. 2005....
- Informed Consent in cross-cultural perspective: clinical research in the Tibetan Autonomous Region, PRCVincanne Adams
Department of Anthropology, History and Social Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Cult Med Psychiatry 31:445-72. 2007..The findings suggest greater need for flexibility and cooperation in establishing Informed Consent protocols across cultures and nations...
- Public health works: blood donation in urban ChinaVincanne Adams
Anthropology, History and Social Medicine, UCSF, PO Box 0850, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 0850, United States
Soc Sci Med 68:410-8. 2009..We also identify the key factors that enabled China's response to this burgeoning epidemic to be, in the end, largely successful...
- Aging disaster: mortality, vulnerability, and long-term recovery among Katrina survivorsVincanne Adams
Medical Anthropology, University of California San Francisco, USA
Med Anthropol 30:247-70. 2011..We offer insight on how we might define and characterize disasters, and illustrate that long-term catastrophes "age" in specific ways...
- How to make consent informed: possible lessons from TibetSuellen Miller
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
IRB 29:7-14. 2007
- The challenge of cross-cultural clinical trials research: case report from the Tibetan Autonomous Region, People's Republic of ChinaVincanne Adams
Department of Anthropology, History and Social Medicine University of California, San Francisco, USA
Med Anthropol Q 19:267-89. 2005..It explores strategies of negotiation and translation in and around notions of the scientific method, informed consent procedures, randomization, blinding, placebo, and concepts of medical standardization...
- Having a "safe delivery": conflicting views from TibetVincanne Adams
Department of Anthropology, History, and Social Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
Health Care Women Int 26:821-51. 2005..Our work also provides an example of the benefits and challenges that arise when ethnographic research methods are used to design and implement health care interventions...
- It Takes More than a Village: Building a Network of Safety in Nepal's Mountain CommunitiesVincanne Adams
Department of Anthro, History, Social Med, UCSF School of Medicine, 3333 Calif St Laurel Heights, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA
Matern Child Health J 20:2424-2430. 2016....
- "There is such a thing as too many daughters, but not too many sons": A qualitative study of son preference and fetal sex selection among Indian immigrants in the United StatesSunita Puri
Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Soc Sci Med 72:1169-76. 2011....
- Blood Donation and HIV Prevention in ChinaVincanne Adams; Fiscal Year: 2006..Data collection will occur in Shanghai; overall project oversight and data analysis will occur in San Francisco, CA. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Age, Disruption, and Life Reorganization after Hurricane KatrinaVincanne Adams; Fiscal Year: 2010..Examining the process of unwanted change in later life can provide many insights about how people deal with change, the ways they adjust and accommodate it in daily life, and the effects of unwanted change on health and well-being. ..