health priorities

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Summary: Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Overcoming health-systems constraints to achieve the Millennium Development Goals
    Phyllida Travis
    Department of Health System Policies, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 364:900-6. 2004
  2. ncbi Raising the priority of preventing chronic diseases: a political process
    Robert Geneau
    Elizabeth Bruyere ResearchInstitute, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Lancet 376:1689-98. 2010
  3. ncbi Evidence-based semiquantitative methodology for prioritization of foodborne zoonoses
    Sabine Cardoen
    Scientific Secretariat of the Scientific Committee, Directorate General Control Policy, Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain, Brussels, Belgium
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 6:1083-96. 2009
  4. ncbi Priority setting in health authorities: a novel approach to a historical activity
    Craig Mitton
    Centre for Health and Policy Studies, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Dr N W, T2N 4N1 Calgary, Alta, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 57:1653-63. 2003
  5. pmc What do patients and the public want from primary care?
    Angela Coulter
    Picker Institute Europe, Oxford OX1 1RX
    BMJ 331:1199-201. 2005
  6. ncbi Public health. Who should get influenza vaccine when not all can?
    Ezekiel J Emanuel
    Department of Clinical Bioethics, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Science 312:854-5. 2006
  7. pmc Intervention complexity--a conceptual framework to inform priority-setting in health
    Christian A Gericke
    Department of Health Care Management, Berlin University of Technology, Berlin, D 10623, Germany
    Bull World Health Organ 83:285-93. 2005
  8. pmc Reproductive health, and child health and nutrition in India: meeting the challenge
    Vinod Kumar Paul
    All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Lancet 377:332-49. 2011
  9. ncbi Decentralized health care priority-setting in Tanzania: evaluating against the accountability for reasonableness framework
    Stephen Maluka
    Institute of Development Studies, University of Dar es Salaam, P O Box 35169 Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
    Soc Sci Med 71:751-9. 2010
  10. pmc How can infectious diseases be prioritized in public health? A standardized prioritization scheme for discussion
    Gerard Krause
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology at Robert Koch Institute in Berlin, Germany
    EMBO Rep 9:S22-7. 2008

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  1. ncbi Overcoming health-systems constraints to achieve the Millennium Development Goals
    Phyllida Travis
    Department of Health System Policies, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 364:900-6. 2004
    ..The forthcoming Ministerial Summit on Health Research seeks to help define a learning agenda for health systems, so that by 2015, substantial progress will have been made to reducing the system constraints to achieving the MDGs...
  2. ncbi Raising the priority of preventing chronic diseases: a political process
    Robert Geneau
    Elizabeth Bruyere ResearchInstitute, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Lancet 376:1689-98. 2010
    ..Until the full set of threats—which include chronic disease—that trap poor households in cycles of debt and illness are addressed, progress towards equitable human development will remain inadequate...
  3. ncbi Evidence-based semiquantitative methodology for prioritization of foodborne zoonoses
    Sabine Cardoen
    Scientific Secretariat of the Scientific Committee, Directorate General Control Policy, Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain, Brussels, Belgium
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 6:1083-96. 2009
    ..To prioritize an extended list of food- and water-borne zoonoses to allow food safety authorities to focus on the most relevant hazards in the food chain...
  4. ncbi Priority setting in health authorities: a novel approach to a historical activity
    Craig Mitton
    Centre for Health and Policy Studies, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Dr N W, T2N 4N1 Calgary, Alta, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 57:1653-63. 2003
    ....
  5. pmc What do patients and the public want from primary care?
    Angela Coulter
    Picker Institute Europe, Oxford OX1 1RX
    BMJ 331:1199-201. 2005
  6. ncbi Public health. Who should get influenza vaccine when not all can?
    Ezekiel J Emanuel
    Department of Clinical Bioethics, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Science 312:854-5. 2006
  7. pmc Intervention complexity--a conceptual framework to inform priority-setting in health
    Christian A Gericke
    Department of Health Care Management, Berlin University of Technology, Berlin, D 10623, Germany
    Bull World Health Organ 83:285-93. 2005
    ..Reducing the technical complexity of interventions will be crucial to meeting the health-related Millennium Development Goals...
  8. pmc Reproductive health, and child health and nutrition in India: meeting the challenge
    Vinod Kumar Paul
    All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Lancet 377:332-49. 2011
    ..This agenda needs political commitment of the highest order and the development of a people's movement...
  9. ncbi Decentralized health care priority-setting in Tanzania: evaluating against the accountability for reasonableness framework
    Stephen Maluka
    Institute of Development Studies, University of Dar es Salaam, P O Box 35169 Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
    Soc Sci Med 71:751-9. 2010
    ..Second, it provides guidance to decision-makers on how to improve fairness, legitimacy, and sustainability of the priority-setting process...
  10. pmc How can infectious diseases be prioritized in public health? A standardized prioritization scheme for discussion
    Gerard Krause
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology at Robert Koch Institute in Berlin, Germany
    EMBO Rep 9:S22-7. 2008
  11. ncbi How to do (or not to do) ... Designing a discrete choice experiment for application in a low-income country
    Lindsay J Mangham
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Health Policy Plan 24:151-8. 2009
    ..We outline the stages involved in undertaking a DCE, with an emphasis on the design considerations applicable in a low-income setting...
  12. ncbi Engaging the public in priority-setting for health technology assessment: findings from a citizens' jury
    Devidas Menon
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Health Expect 11:282-93. 2008
    ..To assess the feasibility of using a citizens' jury to elicit public values on health technologies and to develop criteria for setting priorities for health technology assessment (HTA)...
  13. ncbi Resource allocation, social values and the QALY: a review of the debate and empirical evidence
    David L B Schwappach
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Faculty of Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Witten, Germany
    Health Expect 5:210-22. 2002
    ..Recent approaches that aim to capture public preferences more comprehensively and to better reflect the value attributed to different health-care programmes in economic evaluation methods are outlined briefly...
  14. ncbi Setting priorities for health interventions in developing countries: a review of empirical studies
    Sitaporn Youngkong
    Nijmegen International Center for Health Systems Research and Education, Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Trop Med Int Health 14:930-9. 2009
    ..To assess and summarize empirical studies on priority-setting in developing countries...
  15. ncbi Priority setting for health interventions in Mexico's System of Social Protection in Health
    Eduardo Gonzalez-Pier
    Mexican Ministry of Health, Mexico City, Mexico
    Lancet 368:1608-18. 2006
    ..policy implications include lessons on the use of available and proven analytical tools to set national health priorities, the usefulness of priority-setting results to guide long-term capacity development, the importance of ..
  16. ncbi A multidimensional conceptual framework for analysing public involvement in health services research
    Sandy R Oliver
    Social Science Research Unit, Institute of Education, University of London, UK
    Health Expect 11:72-84. 2008
    ..To describe the development of a multidimensional conceptual framework capable of drawing out the implications for policy and practice of what is known about public involvement in research agenda setting...
  17. pmc A stakeholder-informed approach to the identification of criteria for the prioritization of zoonoses in Canada
    Victoria Ng
    Centre for Public Health and Zoonoses, and Department of Population Medicine, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e29752. 2012
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  18. ncbi Generation of political priority for global health initiatives: a framework and case study of maternal mortality
    Jeremy Shiffman
    Department of Public Administration, Maxwell School of Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 1020, USA
    Lancet 370:1370-9. 2007
    ..We use the framework and case study to suggest areas for future research on the determinants of political priority for global health initiatives, which is a subject that has attracted much speculation but little scholarship...
  19. ncbi Setting priorities in the south west of Western Australia: where are we now?
    Craig Mitton
    Centre for Healthcare Innovation and Improvement, BC Research Institute for Women s and Children s Health, Vancouver, Canada
    Aust Health Rev 28:301-10. 2004
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  20. ncbi Identifying and prioritising gaps in colorectal cancer trials research in Australia
    Rachel F Dear
    Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 197:507-11. 2012
    ..To identify gaps in colorectal cancer clinical trials research in Australia and to suggest and prioritise trials to fill those gaps...
  21. pmc Mental health priorities in Vietnam: a mixed-methods analysis
    Maria Niemi
    Unit for Studies of Integrative Health Care, Division of Nursing, Department of Neurobiology, Caring Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels Allee 23, Huddinge, 141 83, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:257. 2010
    ..We have aimed to generate a Mental Health Country Profile for Vietnam, in order to highlight the strengths and weaknesses of the Vietnamese mental health situation, in order to inform future reform efforts and decision-making...
  22. ncbi Multi-criteria decision analysis to prioritize health interventions: Capitalizing on first experiences
    Rob Baltussen
    Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, 6500HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 96:262-4. 2010
    ..e. to indicate general perceptions on priorities without defining the allocation of resources in a precise fashion. This use of MCDA can have far-reaching and constructive influences on policy formulation...
  23. ncbi Attitudes to health care prioritisation methods and criteria among nurses, doctors, politicians and the general public
    O P Ryynänen
    Department of Community Health and General Practice, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Soc Sci Med 49:1529-39. 1999
    ..Similarly, older age of the respondent was associated with acceptance of self-induced nature of disease and patient's wealth as prioritisation criteria...
  24. pmc Priority setting in primary health care - dilemmas and opportunities: a focus group study
    Eva Arvidsson
    Department of Medicine and Health Sciences, Centre for Medical Technology Assessment, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 11:71. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to qualitatively assess how general practitioners (GPs) and nurses perceive the application of the three key priority-setting criteria...
  25. pmc Chief medical officer names hand hygiene and organ donation as public health priorities
    Michael Day
    BMJ 335:113. 2007
  26. ncbi Rural health priorities in America: where you stand depends on where you sit
    Larry Gamm
    Southwest Rural Health Research Center, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, 3000 Briarcrest, Suite 300, Bryan, TX 77802, USA
    J Rural Health 19:209-13. 2003
    ..To assess levels of agreement on priority areas among state and local rural health leaders nationwide...
  27. ncbi Priority setting in hospitals: fairness, inclusiveness, and the problem of institutional power differences
    Jennifer L Gibson
    University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, 88 College Street, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5G 1L4
    Soc Sci Med 61:2355-62. 2005
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  28. pmc Priority setting in the provincial health services authority: survey of key decision makers
    Flora Teng
    Centre for Healthcare Innovation and Improvement, B C Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:84. 2007
    ..The current work adds to a limited yet growing body of international literature describing priority setting practices in health organizations...
  29. pmc Research on patients' views in the evaluation and improvement of quality of care
    M Wensing
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, University Medical Centre St Radboud, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Qual Saf Health Care 11:153-7. 2002
    ..Rigorous methodologies for the evaluation of methods have yet to be implemented...
  30. ncbi Using discrete choice modelling in priority setting: an application to clinical service developments
    S Farrar
    Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, UK
    Soc Sci Med 50:63-75. 2000
    ..It is argued that DCM is a potentially useful technique to be used within the area of priority setting more generally. However, further work is required to address methodological issues around the technique...
  31. ncbi Global child health priorities: what role for paediatric oncologists?
    Stewart J Kellie
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Eur J Cancer 44:2388-96. 2008
    ..international partnerships or 'twinning' programmes enhance local health care or detract from other public health priorities? What is ethical and what is possible? This review examines the health challenges faced by infants and ..
  32. ncbi Unfinished business--expanding HIV testing in developing countries
    Kevin M De Cock
    CDC Kenya
    N Engl J Med 354:440-2. 2006
  33. ncbi Setting priorities and allocating resources in health regions: lessons from a project evaluating program budgeting and marginal analysis (PBMA)
    Craig R Mitton
    Centre for Health and Policy Studies, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Dr N W, Alta, Calgary, Canada T2N 4N1
    Health Policy 64:335-48. 2003
    ..However, the framework has undergone limited evaluation, and insight into how such evaluation should even take place is not found in the literature...
  34. ncbi Do different stakeholder groups share mental health research priorities? A four-arm Delphi study
    Christabel Owens
    Devon Partnership NHS Trust, Exeter, UK
    Health Expect 11:418-31. 2008
    ..Conflicting priorities may jeopardize stakeholder engagement in research...
  35. ncbi Does it matter who you are or what you gain? An experimental study of preferences for resource allocation
    David L B Schwappach
    University Witten Herdecke, Department of Health Policy and Management, Witten, Germany
    Health Econ 12:255-67. 2003
    ..The approach described can be used to analyze the importance people place on different attributes in resource allocation decisions and to study preferences for the final distribution of resources...
  36. ncbi Eliciting public preferences for healthcare: a systematic review of techniques
    M Ryan
    Health Economics Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Health Technol Assess 5:1-186. 2001
    ..The most popular and widely used such methods were one-to-one interviews and focus groups. (ABSTRACT TRUNCATED)..
  37. ncbi Horizontal equity in medical care: a study of the Israeli public's views
    A Shmueli
    Hebrew University School of Public Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 2:746-52. 2000
    ..A natural source of opinion on the desired allocation of health resources is the public. In fact, several governments have recently involved the general public in decisions about resource allocation in their health systems...
  38. ncbi The Swedish public health policy and the National Institute of Public Health
    Christer Hogstedt
    Swedish National Institutes of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 64:6-64. 2004
  39. pmc To fully tackle the gang of four, needs-driven R & D is essential
    Els Torreele
    PLoS Med 3:e282; author reply e284. 2006
  40. ncbi Interpreting public input into priority-setting: the role of mediating institutions
    Tim Tenbensel
    Department of Political Studies, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Health Policy 62:173-94. 2002
    ..This article argues that these bodies are essential, but that their decision-making processes are necessarily opaque and should not be judged according to the criterion of transparency...
  41. pmc Time on wait lists for coronary bypass surgery in British Columbia, Canada, 1991-2000
    Adrian R Levy
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:22. 2005
    ..We sought to determine whether the period of registration on wait lists had an effect on time to isolated CABG and whether the period effect was similar across priority groups...
  42. ncbi Prioritizing industrial chemical hazards
    Veronique D Hauschild
    U S Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Aberdeen Proving Ground Edgewood Area, Maryland, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 68:857-76. 2005
    ..Users of this or any other chemical priority list are cautioned that the derivation of such lists is largely influenced by subjective decisions and significant variability in chemical-specific data availability and quality...
  43. ncbi Leadership and priority setting: the perspective of hospital CEOs
    David Reeleder
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Health Sciences Building, 155 College Street, Suite 425, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5T 3M6
    Health Policy 79:24-34. 2006
    ..It also provides a leadership guide for decision makers to improve the quality of their leadership, and in so doing, we believe, the fairness of their priority setting...
  44. ncbi Generating political will for safe motherhood in Indonesia
    Jeremy Shiffman
    Department of Public Administration, The Maxwell School of Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 1090, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1197-207. 2003
    ..The paper draws out these dimensions in the hope that greater knowledge surrounding how political will actually has been generated can help shape strategic action to address this much neglected global problem...
  45. pmc Priority setting in general practice: health priorities of older patients differ from treatment priorities of their physicians
    Isabel Voigt
    Hannover Medical School, Institute for General Practice, Carl Neuberg Str 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Croat Med J 51:483-92. 2010
    To ascertain health priorities of older patients and treatment priorities of their general practitioners (GP) on the basis of a geriatric assessment and to determine the agreement between these priorities.
  46. ncbi The state of political priority for safe motherhood in India
    J Shiffman
    Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 1020, USA
    BJOG 114:785-90. 2007
    ..This paper draws on public policy theory to analyse the Indian experience and to develop guidance for safe motherhood policy communities in other high maternal mortality countries seeking to make this cause a political priority...
  47. ncbi The SAZA study: implementing health financing reform in South Africa and Zambia
    Lucy Gilson
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 18:31-46. 2003
    ..While such an approach allows only a cautious drawing of general conclusions, it suggests a number of ways in which to strengthen the implementation of financing policies in each country...
  48. ncbi Generating political priority for safe motherhood
    Jeremy Shiffman
    Maxwell School, Syracuse University, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 8:6-10. 2004
  49. pmc Public engagement in setting priorities in health care
    Rebecca A Bruni
    University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    CMAJ 179:15-8. 2008
  50. ncbi Disinvestment for re-allocation: a process to identify priorities in healthcare
    Sabina Nuti
    Laboratorio Management e Sanità, Scuola Superiore Sant Anna, piazza Martiri delle Libertà 33, 56127 Pisa, Italy
    Health Policy 95:137-43. 2010
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  51. ncbi The state of political priority for safe motherhood in Nigeria
    J Shiffman
    Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 1020, USA
    BJOG 114:127-33. 2007
    ..We offer a number of suggestions on how they may do so...
  52. pmc Priority setting for new technologies in medicine: a transdisciplinary study
    Jennifer L Gibson
    University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, 88 College St, Toronto, Canada M5G 1L4
    BMC Health Serv Res 2:14. 2002
    ..Traditional approaches to priority setting for new technologies in medicine are insufficient and there is no widely accepted model that can guide decision makers...
  53. pmc Exploring the sexual health priorities and needs of immigrant Latinas in the southeastern United States: a community-based participatory research approach
    Rebecca Cashman
    Resource for Human Development, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 23:236-48. 2011
    ..To identify sexual health priorities, gaps in information and skills, and key intervention characteristics to improve sexual health among ..
  54. ncbi The identification of topics for research that are important to people with ulcerative colitis
    Mark R Welfare
    University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:939-44. 2006
    ..To identify topics for research that are important to people with ulcerative colitis, and to provide a framework by which their research priorities can be analysed...
  55. pmc Identifying and prioritizing strategies for comprehensive liver cancer control in Asia
    John F P Bridges
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 212105, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:298. 2011
    ..We sought to identify strategies for inclusion in a comprehensive liver cancer control for Asia and to compare qualitative and quantitative methods for prioritization...
  56. ncbi Human resources in scaling up HIV/AIDS programmes: just a killer assumption or in need of new paradigms?
    Bruno Marchal
    AIDS 18:2103-5. 2004
  57. ncbi The Eczema Priority Setting Partnership: a collaboration between patients, carers, clinicians and researchers to identify and prioritize important research questions for the treatment of eczema
    J M Batchelor
    Centre of Evidence Based Dermatology, University of Nottingham, King s Meadow Campus, Lenton Lane, Nottingham, UK
    Br J Dermatol 168:577-82. 2013
    ..Knowing which of these uncertainties matter to patients and clinicians is important, because they are likely to have different priorities from those of researchers and funders...
  58. pmc Achieving national health objectives: the impact on life expectancy and on healthy life expectancy
    Elsie R Pamuk
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:378-83. 2004
    ..Achievement of specific Healthy People 2010 targets would produce significant increases in longevity and health, and elimination of racial/ethnic health disparities could result in even larger gains...
  59. doi Why combating tobacco smuggling is a priority
    Robert West
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London
    BMJ 337:a1933. 2008
  60. ncbi Citizens' juries in planning research priorities: process, engagement and outcome
    Rachael Gooberman-Hill
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol, UK
    Health Expect 11:272-81. 2008
    ..Involving members of the public in setting priorities for health research in becoming increasingly common practice. One method used in public involvement exercises is the citizens' jury...
  61. ncbi [The acceptance of personal responsibility as a criterion in assigning health care benefits. An empirical study]
    A Diederich
    School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Integrated Social and Cognitive Psychology, Jacobs University Bremen, Campus Ring 1, 28759 Bremen
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 53:896-902. 2010
    ..In addition, the interview study shows reasons for acceptance or refusal of the self-inflicted behavior criterion...
  62. ncbi Assessing attitude towards prioritizing in healthcare in Iceland
    Kristjan Oddsson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St Olav University Hospital, 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Health Policy 66:135-46. 2003
    ..Most respondents were reluctant to allocate limited resources to patients who are most seriously ill and would receive little benefit from treatment...
  63. ncbi HIV priorities and health distributions in a rural region in Tanzania: a qualitative study
    Kjell Arne Johansson
    University of Bergen, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, PB 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    J Med Ethics 37:221-6. 2011
    ..The objective of this article is to explore experiences of HIV priority decisions, at what levels these decisions are made and how they might influence the distribution of health benefits in a high-endemic region in Tanzania...
  64. ncbi Do targets matter? A comparison of English and Welsh National Health priorities
    Katharina Hauck
    Centre for Health Economics, Monash University, Australia
    Health Econ 16:275-90. 2007
    ..The stronger performance management regime operating in England appears to have contributed to higher levels of performance in the English hospitals over the period...
  65. ncbi Implications of the global financial crisis for the response to diseases of poverty within overall health sector development: the case of tuberculosis
    Dermot Maher
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 15:11-7. 2010
    ..Lessons learned will be valuable for stakeholders involved in the health sector response to tuberculosis and other diseases of poverty...
  66. ncbi How to develop patient-centered research: some perspectives based on surveys among people with rheumatic diseases in Scandinavia
    Ingvild Kjeken
    National Resource Centre for Rehabilitation in Rheumatology, Diakonhjemmet Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Phys Ther 90:450-60. 2010
    ..Based on results from 3 surveys organized by the Scandinavian Rheumatism Associations and on related research literature, the possible implications for future research also are discussed...
  67. pmc Primary care patients' attitudes to priority setting in Sweden
    Eva Arvidsson
    Department of Medicine and Health, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 27:123-8. 2009
    ..To analyse attitudes to priority setting among patients in Swedish primary healthcare...
  68. ncbi On the relevance of personal characteristics in setting health priorities: a comment on Olsen, Richardson, Dolan and Menzel (2003)
    Duncan Mortimer
    Centre for Health Economics, Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University, PO Box 477, West Heidelberg, Victoria 3081, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 60:1661-4; discussion 1665-6. 2005
    ..The relevance (moral or otherwise) of personal characteristics when setting health care priorities is therefore reconsidered, taking appropriate account of incentive structures and the nature of voting preferences...
  69. ncbi Stakeholder perceptions of aid coordination implementation in the Zambian health sector
    Jesper Sundewall
    Division of Global Health IHCAR, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Health Policy 95:122-8. 2010
    ..This requires careful consideration of contextual constraints surrounding each donor...
  70. ncbi Supporting tough decisions in Norway: a healthcare system approach
    Berit Mørland
    Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services NOKC, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 26:398-404. 2010
    ..We describe, in general, the principles used in priority setting and, in particular, policy processes and decision making in Norway...
  71. ncbi Priority setting in practice: participants opinions on vertical and horizontal priority setting for reallocation
    Susanne Waldau
    Västerbotten County Council, Sweden
    Health Policy 96:245-54. 2010
    ..Generalizability has already been demonstrated by several health care organisations that performed processes founded on this working model...
  72. ncbi Rural healthy people 2010: identifying rural health priorities and models for practice
    Larry Gamm
    Southwest Rural Health Research Center, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, Bryan, 77802, USA
    J Rural Health 18:9-14. 2002
  73. ncbi Priority setting in health - a political economy perspective
    Maria Goddard
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, UK
    Health Econ Policy Law 1:79-90. 2006
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  74. ncbi Hospital priority setting with an appeals process: a qualitative case study and evaluation
    Shannon Madden
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation and the Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto, 88 College Street, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5G 1L4
    Health Policy 73:10-20. 2005
    ..To describe and evaluate priority setting in the context of hospital priority setting and more specifically to evaluate the use of an appeals process...
  75. ncbi A conceptual framework for the OECD Health Care Quality Indicators Project
    Onyebuchi A Arah
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:5-13. 2006
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  76. ncbi Priority-setting decisions for new cancer drugs: a qualitative case study
    D K Martin
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation and Public Health Sciences, M5G 1L4, Ontario, Canada
    Lancet 358:1676-81. 2001
    ..INTERPRETATION: Observing priority-setting decisions and their rationales in actual practice reveals lessons not contained in theoretical accounts...
  77. ncbi Evidence-based priority-setting: what do the decision-makers think?
    Craig Mitton
    Centre for Healthcare Innovation and Improvement, University of British Columbia, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 9:146-52. 2004
    ..Although such activity should be based, at least in part, on evidence, there are limited examples in the literature of decision-makers reflecting on their use of evidence in priority-setting...
  78. ncbi Research priorities for evaluating family history in the prevention of common chronic diseases
    Paula W Yoon
    Office of Genomics and Disease Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 39341 3724, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:128-35. 2003
  79. ncbi Clinical management and prioritization criteria. Finnish experiences
    Markku Myllykangas
    University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    J Health Organ Manag 17:338-48. 2003
    ..Priority setting in health care should be regarded as a continuous process because of changes in attitudes. However, the best method for surveying opinions and ethical principles concerning prioritization has not yet been discovered...
  80. ncbi Decision-making in priority setting for medicines--a review of empirical studies
    Lauri Vuorenkoski
    STAKES the National Research Centre for Welfare and Health, Finland
    Health Policy 86:1-9. 2008
    ..To facilitate decision-making by clearly defined principles and methods, more analytic studies on decision-making are especially needed...
  81. ncbi An ethical analysis of international health priority-setting
    Nuala Kenny
    Department of Bioethics, Dalhousie University, 5848 University Avenue, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 4H7
    Health Care Anal 16:145-60. 2008
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  82. ncbi Public views on health care rationing: a group discussion study
    R Cookson
    LSE Health, London School of Economics, London, UK
    Health Policy 49:63-74. 1999
    ..To our knowledge, this pluralistic viewpoint on rationing has never been developed into a coherent theoretical position, nor into a quantifiable model that health care managers can use for guidance...
  83. pmc Magnitude of maternal morbidity during labor and delivery: United States, 1993-1997
    Isabella Danel
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:631-4. 2003
    ..This study sought to determine the prevalence of maternal morbidity during labor and delivery in the United States...
  84. ncbi Implementation and evaluation of local-level priority setting for stroke
    D Chappel
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Health Sciences, The Medical School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Public Health 115:21-9. 2001
    ..The participation of stakeholders, clarity of procedures, local ownership and awareness of local politics are important in effective priority setting. The model developed will be of value in other settings...
  85. pmc The economic impact of pandemic influenza in the United States: priorities for intervention
    M I Meltzer
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 5:659-71. 1999
    ..Vaccinating 60% of the population would generate the highest economic returns but may not be possible within the time required for vaccine effectiveness, especially if two doses of vaccine are required...
  86. pmc Communicable diseases prioritized for surveillance and epidemiological research: results of a standardized prioritization procedure in Germany, 2011
    Yanina Balabanova
    Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    PLoS ONE 6:e25691. 2011
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  87. ncbi Fairness and accountability for reasonableness. Do the views of priority setting decision makers differ across health systems and levels of decision making?
    Lydia Kapiriri
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 68:766-73. 2009
    ..However, the framework should be used with flexibility to allow for identification of elements and relevant explicit criteria (such as those identified in this study) - that may not directly fit under any of the four conditions...
  88. ncbi Deciding how NHS money is spent: a survey of general public and medical views
    Ann Lees
    Argyll and Clyde Health Board, Paisley, UK
    Health Expect 5:47-54. 2002
    ..To examine the validity of the Prioritization Scoring Index (PSI) methodology by obtaining the views of our local population and clinicians regarding the criteria and weightings that should be used in deciding how NHS money is spent...
  89. ncbi Who should have priority for a knee joint replacement?
    G M Woolhead
    Medical Research Council Health Services Research Collaboration, Department of Social Medicine, Canynge Hall, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 41:390-4. 2002
    ..To explore patients' views on who should have priority for total knee replacement (TKR)...
  90. pmc Priority setting: what constitutes success? A conceptual framework for successful priority setting
    Shannon L Sibbald
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:43. 2009
    ..One way to approach this problem is to determine what all relevant stakeholders understand successful priority setting to mean. The goal of this research was to develop a conceptual framework for successful priority setting...
  91. ncbi Twenty-five years of programme budgeting and marginal analysis in the health sector, 1974-1999
    C Mitton
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 6:239-48. 2001
    ..Although there is general agreement on the validity of the economic principles underlying PBMA, addressing managerial issues would seem to be central to successful implementation in a given region...
  92. ncbi Priority setting using multiple criteria: should a lung health programme be implemented in Nepal?
    R Baltussen
    Department of Public Health, Radboud University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Health Policy Plan 22:178-85. 2007
    ..To identify and weigh the various criteria for priority setting, and to assess whether a recently evaluated lung health programme in Nepal should be considered a priority in that country...
  93. ncbi Physicians' preparedness for bioterrorism and other public health priorities
    G Caleb Alexander
    MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, and Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1238-41. 2006
    Potential bioterrorism challenges policy makers to balance competing public health priorities. Earlier surveys showed low physician bioterrorism preparedness but did not assess physicians' general public health preparedness, compare the ..
  94. ncbi Priorities among effective clinical preventive services: results of a systematic review and analysis
    Michael V Maciosek
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:52-61. 2006
    ..This study was designed to produce comparable estimates of relative health impact and cost effectiveness for services considered effective by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force and Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices...
  95. pmc What do district health planners in Tanzania think about improving priority setting using 'Accountability for reasonableness'?
    Simon Mshana
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation and the Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:180. 2007
    ..Can 'accountability for reasonableness' be helpful for improving priority setting in less wealthy countries?..
  96. ncbi Priority setting in health care using multi-attribute utility theory and programme budgeting and marginal analysis (PBMA)
    Stuart J Peacock
    Centre for Health Economics Research in Cancer, Cancer Control Research, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 64:897-910. 2007
    ..We illustrate the MAU approach using a PBMA case study in mental health services from the Community Health Sector in metropolitan South Australia...
  97. ncbi Clarifying efficiency-equity tradeoffs through explicit criteria, with a focus on developing countries
    Chris James
    Department of Health System Financing, Expenditure and Resource Allocation, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Health Care Anal 13:33-51. 2005
    ..A number of key efficiency and equity criteria are examined, in particular analysing how potential tradeoffs could be incorporated into the decision making process...
  98. ncbi Towards a multi-criteria approach for priority setting: an application to Ghana
    Rob Baltussen
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 15:689-96. 2006
    ..Many criteria have been proposed to guide priority setting in health, but their relative importance has not yet been determined in a way that allows a rank ordering of interventions...
  99. pmc Using economics to set pragmatic and ethical priorities
    Stuart Peacock
    Cancer Control Research, British Columbia Cancer Research Centre, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5Z 1L3
    BMJ 332:482-5. 2006
  100. ncbi Whose priorities count? Comparison of community-identified health problems and Burden-of-Disease-assessed health priorities in a district in Uganda
    Lydia Kapiriri
    Centre for International Health, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Norway
    Health Expect 5:55-62. 2002
    ..The secondary aim was to explore the potential for using qualitative participatory methodologies as tools for planing and priority setting...
  101. ncbi Rationing healthcare in New Zealand: the use of clinical guidelines
    C M Feek
    Ministry of Health, Wellington, New Zealand
    Med J Aust 173:423-6. 2000
    ..The development of clinical criteria to define access to services has had a difficult road, but is a start in defining public expectations of New Zealand's healthcare system...

Research Grants68

  1. Bangladesh Centre for Global Environmental and Occupational Health
    Dewan Shamsul Alam; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..e., water pollution, climate change, and air pollution), which are escalating as public health priorities in the country...
  2. Research Training Prog in Reproductive Biol & Med for Latin American Scientists
    John E Nestler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..clinical training for MD candidates) within the past 5 years;area of research interest (relevance to public health priorities in reproductive medicine in their home country);commitment to return to home country to establish research ..
  3. Michigan Pregnancy Risk Assessment and Monitoring System (MI PRAMS)
    Robert Wahl; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Quarterly newsletters with specific topics selected based on the state public health priorities are also developed...
  4. Geography of opportunity: Neighborhood dynamics and child cognitive development
    MICHAEL ROOT KRAMER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..course health and prosperity and are increasingly recognized as such in national and international public health priorities. Fetal and early childhood environments affect children's cognitive and non-cognitive development, ..
  5. Construction of a Dual Function Primate Facility: ABSL3 and Transplant Medicine
    Stuart M Zola; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..research in two of the most rapidly growing areas of the Yerkes research portfolio that align with national health priorities - infectious disease and transplant medicine...
  6. Safety of Non-Medicated Intravaginal Rings for Microbicide Delivery
    Marla J Keller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..by applicant): Prevention of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and unintended pregnancies are urgent health priorities. Intravaginal rings (IVRs) can be developed that deliver more than one drug, thus providing women the option ..
  7. Glycated CD59 as a novel biomarker of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Jose A Halperin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This proposal is highly translational and addresses major Public Health priorities because 1) diabetes affects H 25 million Americans, 2) and GDM is a major source of adverse pregnancy ..
  8. Knee OA: Setting Priorities for Care, Policy, Research
    Elena Losina; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Health Organization (WHO) and the CDC, which identified both OA prevention and treatment as important public health priorities. The broad objective guiding our research is to optimize quality of life and resource allocation in the ..
  9. What makes ricin toxic
    Nilgun E Tumer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Therefore, understanding how ricin kills cells and developing antidotes to protect exposed people remain top health priorities. Ricin inhibits protein synthesis by removing a specific adenine from the highly conserved ?-sarcin/ricin ..
  10. CLINICAL TRIALS NETWORK: PACIFIC NORTHWEST NODE
    John M Roll; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the Node's capacity to conduct trials and respond more rapidly to shifting and emerging public health priorities by adding a number of larger, highly research-experienced, medically and psychiatrically focused partner ..
  11. Clinical and Translational Science Collaborative of Cleveland
    Pamela B Davis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research Partnership Core is querying the community via neighborhood focus groups to determine their health priorities. At least one of these priorities, and others selected based on the strengths of our CTSC investigative ..
  12. Phase 2 Pharmacodynamic Study of High-dose Levofloxacin in MDR-TB Treatment
    C Robert Horsburgh; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and the STOP-TB Partnership have identified research on and treatment of MDR-TB and XDR-TB as urgent global health priorities. The fluoroquinolones (FQ) are the most active class of antimycobacterial agents currently available for use ..
  13. Training Grant in Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
    Sharon E Oberfield; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of investigators in pediatric diabetes/obesity and 4) prepare investigators to meet the continuing national health priorities/objectives including Diabetes, Maternal Infant and Child Health, and Overweight...
  14. Explaining Black-White Differences in Avoidable Mortality, 1980-2005
    James Macinko; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The elimination of race/ethnic health disparities is one of the public health priorities in the United States...
  15. Clinical and Translational Science Collaborative of Cleveland
    Pamela B Davis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research Partnership Core is querying the community via neighborhood focus groups to determine their health priorities. At least one of these priorities, and others selected based on the strengths of our CTSC investigative ..
  16. Clinical and Translational Science Collaborative of Cleveland
    Pamela B Davis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research Partnership Core is querying the community via neighborhood focus groups to determine their health priorities. At least one of these priorities, and others selected based on the strengths of our CTSC investigative ..
  17. Enhancing the Obesity Prevention Program at Harvard's DACP
    Matthew W Gillman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Prevention of obesity and its CVD sequelae are clinical and public health priorities. Yet the origins of obesity remain poorly understood and many potential solutions to the problem are ..
  18. A Computational Approach to Developing Heterochiral Peptide Therapeutics
    Vikas Nanda; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These scaffolds address important public health priorities including: (1) developing potent therapeutics for the treatment of diabetes, (2) providing safer molecules ..
  19. Family Aggression and Trajectories of Adolescent Adaptation: Bioregulatory Effect
    MONA M EL-SHEIKH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Outcome variables include public health priorities, such as behavioral and emotional adjustment, academic performance (PA-07-046, Research on Mind-Body ..
  20. Category B Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS)
    Trang Q Nguyen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..by the state's internal and external partners to monitor Prevention Agenda and Maternal and Child Health priorities. In addition, PRAMS data will be disseminated via dedicated PRAMS surveillance reports on the New York State ..
  21. Sleep and Child Developmental Outcomes: Physiological and Contextual Influences
    MONA M EL-SHEIKH; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..responses that exacerbate or attenuate the effects of sleep disturbances, and by examining public health priorities as outcomes, such as body mass index, physical health and illness, and academic performance (PA-07-046, ..
  22. The MGH Global Psychiatric Clinical Research Training Program
    David C Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and neuro- and psychiatric diseases, the academic medicine workforce must be realigned with the emerging health priorities of the new century...
  23. Interdisciplinary Training in Cancer, Aging and End-of-Life Care
    Ginette A Pepper; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..by applicant): There is an urgent need to prepare nursing faculty to advance science addressing global health priorities and prepare the next generation of nurse clinicians and faculty...
  24. Oral Health Planning Grant
    JENNIFER B MC CLURE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Reducing oral disease risk and promoting better oral health are public health priorities. Tobacco users are at particularly high risk for oral disease ad are important targets for oral health ..
  25. Academic-Community Partnership to Reduce Health Disparities in Infant Mortality
    Audra Gollenberg; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a community-based coalition for developing a collaborative capacity for addressing two national public health priorities, reducing infant mortality and eliminating health disparities, as evidenced by their inclusion in the U.S...
  26. Drew RCMI Translational Research Network
    Keith C Norris; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..diverse research partnerships aimed at improving patient outcomes identified as key national public health priorities; Specific Aim 2: Generate Translational Research...
  27. Engaging Tribal Participation in Research through Priority Setting and Regulation
    RON WHITENER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..developing community priorities on health topics for intervention and research and publish the final list of health priorities for the Squaxin Island Tribe;Tool kit #2 will document the deliberation process for choosing among different ..
  28. A low literacy multimedia approach to disseminate bilingual diabetes CERSGs
    Elizabeth A Hahn; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: This project is relevant to two public health priorities: eliminating health disparities and improving diabetes self-management activities...
  29. Environmental Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease in Mongolia
    Ellen K Silbergeld; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: This project is specifically designed to respond to the major public health priorities of Mongolia by increasing the capacity of the research and practice community in the following high priority ..
  30. Syndemic Development and HIV Risk Among Vulnerable Young Men
    Brian Mustanski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..epidemiological data on the prevalence of HIV and related health issues in order to inform public health priorities;and 2) to collect vital information on risk and protective factors to inform the development of an ..
  31. Action For Health In Diabetes Continuation (Look AHEAD)
    STEVEN EMANUEL KAHN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The planned continuation addresses important public health priorities for a rapidly growing and under-studied segment of the US population in a cost-effective manner, leveraging ..
  32. The Look AHEAD Continuation: Action for Health in Diabetes
    Helen P Hazuda; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The planned continuation addresses important public health priorities for a rapidly growing and under-studied segment of the US population in a cost-effective manner, leveraging ..
  33. Action For Health In Diabetes Continuation (Look AHEAD)
    Anne L Peters; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The planned continuation addresses important public health priorities for a rapidly growing and under-studied segment of the US population in a cost-effective manner, leveraging ..
  34. Action For Health In Diabetes Continuation (Look AHEAD)
    John M Jakicic; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The planned continuation addresses important public health priorities for a rapidly growing and under-studied segment of the US population in a cost-effective manner, leveraging ..
  35. Look AHEAD: Action for Health Diabetes
    Xavier Pi-Sunyer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The planned continuation addresses important public health priorities for a rapidly growing and under-studied segment of the US population in a cost-effective manner, leveraging ..
  36. Look AHEAD: Action for Health in Diabetes
    Thomas A Wadden; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The planned continuation addresses important public health priorities for a rapidly growing and under-studied segment of the US population in a cost-effective manner, leveraging ..
  37. Category A (New States): Connecticut Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System
    Jennifer Morin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..CT PRAMS data will be integrated into efforts to address state Maternal and Child Health priorities, as well as statewide plans and initiatives to reduce low birth weight, infant mortality, and health ..
  38. Action For Health In Diabetes Continuation (Look AHEAD)
    Robert W Jeffery; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The planned continuation addresses important public health priorities for a rapidly growing and under-studied segment of the US population in a cost-effective manner, leveraging ..
  39. Population versus Practice-Based Interventions to Increase Immunization Rates
    Allison Kempe; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..For these reasons, one of the nation's major health priorities, as outlined in Healthy People 2010, is to increase the proportion of children aged 19 to 35 months who have ..
  40. RESEARCH TRAINING IN DIABETES AND ENDOCRINOLOGY
    ROBERT M O'DOHERTY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Grant helps to replenish the supply of academic specialists, both MD and PhD, in topical areas of national health priorities, such as diabetes, obesity, osteoporosis, and women's health...
  41. Timeliness of Symptom Recognition, Interpretation, and Reporting in Heart Failure
    KATHERINE MARIE REEDER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The relevance of this research to public health priorities is that it explores patients'self-management methods used to monitor their bodily changes and symptoms ..
  42. Metal mixtures, children's cognition, and sensitive developmental windows
    BIRGIT GUNHILD CLAUS HENN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..characterize critical windows of susceptibility to neurotoxicants;both are NIEHS strategic goals and public health priorities. Public Health Relevance: Research on chemical mixtures is a critical public health need, because the ..
  43. Aggravating Factors of Asthma in a Rural Environment
    Catherine J Karr; Fiscal Year: 2012
    Project Abstract Asthma and factors that aggravate asthma in the rural setting are key health priorities identified in an ongoing community-academic partnership, Proyecto Bienestar (PB)...
  44. Novel EtG based Contingency Management for Alcohol in the Severely Mentally Ill
    Michael G McDonell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This proposed study addresses two public health priorities--alcohol use and poor treatment attendance--in a population of adults with SMI for whom these difficulties ..
  45. Tobacco Companies, Global Governance and Public Health
    Anna B Gilmore; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..organizations and broader trends in national and supranational governance can each conflict with public health priorities. This is evident in the arbitration claim recently brought to the World Trade Organization (WTO) by ..
  46. WEBSYSTEM TO INCREASE RESEARCH PARTICIPATION OF UNDERREPERESENTED POPULATIONS
    Linda B Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It will also longitudinally track need for services, health priorities and concerns, risk factors, referrals made, Health Street services provided, and community recruitment, ..
  47. Developing Indigenous Health Indicators to Reflect Community Health Priorities
    ROBIN SCOTT GREGORY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..IHI outputs are easy to understand for communities and outside decision-makers, providing a more comprehensive picture of the risks, impacts and protective factors with which to more accurately respond to health issues...
  48. BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH TRAINING FOR VETERINARIANS
    EDWARD ARTHUR HOOVER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..who will become successful NIH-funded principal investigators able to respond to national human and animal health priorities. The program is guided by experienced leadership, counseled by an external advisory committee comprised of ..
  49. NUTRITION-BEHAVIORAL CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE PREVENTION
    DENISE ELLA WILFLEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In line with national health priorities such as those of NHLBI, and given that obesity is associated with numerous adverse effects such as ..
  50. Action for Health in Diabetes Continuation (Look AHEAD-C)
    Jeanne M Clark; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The planned continuation addresses important public health priorities for a rapidly growing and under-studied segment of the US population in a cost-effective manner, leveraging ..
  51. 1 / 2-The West African-Michigan CHARTER for GEOHealth : Ghana
    Thomas G Robins; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..training, and curricular activities that address and inform key national occupational and environmental health priorities and policies...
  52. COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH ON PARASITIC DISEASES IN SUDAN
    James Jensen; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..program of tropical parasitic disease research on several basic problems which underlie the major health priorities of the Republic of Sudan...
  53. Intention to Quit Smoking Among LGBT Smokers
    JOHN BURKHALTER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    One of Healthy People 2010's (USDHHS, 2000) overarching health priorities includes eliminating health disparities among segments of the population, including disparities related to sexual orientation...
  54. Drug Development and Biocultural Diversity Conservation
    Paul Cox; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..and to discover and develop other bioactive agents of potential utility for local and international health priorities. The source of new bioactive agents or phytomedicine products will be terrestrial plants, micro-organisms ..
  55. Suicidal Behavior in Persons with Schizophrenia in China
    MAOSHENG RAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Suicide research and prevention for persons with schizophrenia are international public health priorities. The limited knowledge base poses a significant obstacle to the development of prevention programs...
  56. Improving Public Health Policy for Adolescents
    JAMES ROSENQUIST; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..it seeks to address are areas highlighted in related documents, including Healthy People 2010, as public health priorities. These priorities include reducing cigarette usage and depression among adolescents, and improving ..
  57. African Programe for Training in HIV/TB Research
    David Katzenstein; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..However, resource constraints, economic and health priorities limit capacity to train effective investigators and scientists...
  58. WebBased Cognitive Health Improvement For Older Adults
    J Harley; Fiscal Year: 2005
    National health priorities to maintain independence and minimize costly institutionalization in an aging society are changing the burden for wellness, especially cognitive wellness, from physician to patient...