Genomes and Genes
Summary: The religion stemming from the life, teachings, and death of Jesus Christ: the religion that believes in God as the Father Almighty who works redemptively through the Holy Spirit for men's salvation and that affirms Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior who proclaimed to man the gospel of salvation. (From Webster, 3d ed)
Publications268 found, 100 shown here
- A working theology of prison ministryStephen T Hall
Indiana Department of Correction, E334 Indiana Governmental Center South, 302 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204, USA
J Pastoral Care Counsel 58:169-78. 2004....
- The use of religious coping during stressful life events: main effects, moderation, and mediationA P Tix
Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 66:411-22. 1998..Religious coping was related to adjustment beyond the effects of the proposed mediators. Implications of these results for future research and practice are discussed...
- Associations between diet and cancer, ischemic heart disease, and all-cause mortality in non-Hispanic white California Seventh-day AdventistsG E Fraser
Center for Health Research and the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Loma Linda University, CA 92350, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 70:532S-538S. 1999..Thus, among Seventh-day Adventists, vegetarians are healthier than nonvegetarians but this cannot be ascribed only to the absence of meat...
- Did Christianity lead to schizophrenia? Psychosis, psychology and self referenceRoland Littlewood
Departments of Anthropology and Mental Health, University College London, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
Transcult Psychiatry 50:397-420. 2013..with a reflexive self-consciousness in Western and globalising societies, a development whose roots lie in Christianity. Every theology also presents a psychology...
- The measurement of regional cerebral blood flow during glossolalia: a preliminary SPECT studyAndrew B Newberg
Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Psychiatry Res 148:67-71. 2006..This is the first functional neuroimaging study to demonstrate changes in cerebral activity during glossolalia. The frontal lobes, parietal lobes, and left caudate were most affected...
- Diet as primordial prevention in Seventh-Day AdventistsG E Fraser
Loma Linda University, California 92350, USA
Prev Med 29:S18-23. 1999..The power of incorporating health into a system of religious belief is discussed. Possibly others can also implement such a model to their advantage...
- Cognitive and contextual factors in the emergence of diverse belief systems: creation versus evolutionE M Evans
University of Toledo, Ohio 43606 3390, USA
Cogn Psychol 42:217-66. 2001....
- The impact of religious fasting on human healthJohn F Trepanowski
Cardiorespiratory Metabolic Laboratory, The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
Nutr J 9:57. 2010..This review summarizes the health-specific effects of these fasts and provides suggestions for future research...
- Effects of Greek Orthodox Christian Church fasting on serum lipids and obesityKaterina O Sarri
Department of Social Medicine, University of Crete, School of Medicine, P, O Box 1393, Iraklion 71110, Crete, Greece
BMC Public Health 3:16. 2003..No study to date has focused on the impact of Greek Orthodox Christian fasting on serum lipoproteins and obesity yet...
- Greek Orthodox fasting rituals: a hidden characteristic of the Mediterranean diet of CreteKaterina O Sarri
Department of Social Medicine, University of Crete, School of Medicine, PO Box 2208, Iraklion 71003, Greece
Br J Nutr 92:277-84. 2004....
- Does the periodic vegetarianism of Greek Orthodox Christians benefit blood pressure?Katerina Sarri
Department of Social Medicine, University of Crete, School of Medicine, PO Box 2208, Iraklion 71003, Crete, Greece
Prev Med 44:341-8. 2007..The Greek Orthodox Christian (GOC) diet is a periodic vegetarian-type diet that shares all the characteristics of the Mediterranean diet. No study to date has investigated its impact on blood pressure (BP)...
- Greek Christian Orthodox Ecclesiastical lifestyle: could it become a pattern of health-related behavior?Joannes El Chliaoutakis
Department of Social Work, Technological Educational Institute of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
Prev Med 34:428-35. 2002....
- Understanding different religions when caring for diabetes patientsVeronica Green
Cromwell Hospital, Cromwell Road, London, UK
Br J Nurs 13:658-62. 2004....
- Bioethics, theology, and social changeLisa Sowle Cahill
J Relig Ethics 31:363-98. 2003....
- Vocation in theology-based nursing theoriesMikael Lundmark
Norrlands University Hospital and Umeå University, Umea, Sweden
Nurs Ethics 14:767-80. 2007..Bradshaw's theory is more complex and explicit in understanding the concept of vocation and is theologically more plausible, although also more confessional...
- Israeli oncology nurses' religiosity, spiritual well-being, and attitudes toward spiritual care: a path analysisCatherine F Musgrave
School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Oncol Nurs Forum 31:321-7. 2004....
- Spirituality, religiosity, and dealing with illness in Arabic and German patientsArndt Bussing
Department of Medical Theory and Complementary Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Gerhard Kienle Weg 4, Herdecke 58313, Germany
Saudi Med J 28:933-42. 2007..To investigate the impact of spirituality and religiosity (SpR) in Arabic patients with a Muslim background as compared to patients from Western Germany...
- Life and death disagreements. Interview by Susan A SalladayDavid C Gibbs
Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio, USA
J Christ Nurs 24:38-40. 2007
- Spirituality and secularization: nursing and the sociology of religionJohn Paley
Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
J Clin Nurs 17:175-86. 2008..Here, I pose the following question: given this increasing secularization, what accounts for the current interest in spirituality among UK nurses?..
- Disposal and preparation of the body: different religious practicesBridgit Dimond
University of Glamorgan
Br J Nurs 13:547-9. 2004
- Medicine and religion: spiritual dimension of health careS Hinohara
St. Luke's International Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Hum Health Care 1:E2. 2001..The hospice movement, started by Cecily Saunders in 1967, strongly encouraged this tendency, and now spiritual care is acquiring much importance in global medicine...
- Gene therapy: restoring health or playing God?Dennis M Sullivan
Cedarville University, Cedarville, Ohio, USA
J Christ Nurs 24:199-205. 2007
- The moral significance of claims of conscience in healthcareMark R Wicclair
West Virginia University, USA
Am J Bioeth 7:30-1; discussion W1-2. 2007
- Spiritual care. What's worldview got to do with it?Kamalini Kumar
J Christ Nurs 21:24-8. 2004
- Clash of definitions: controversies about conscience in medicineRyan E Lawrence
Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, USA
Am J Bioeth 7:10-4. 2007..This specification would allow participants to advance a more philosophically and theologically robust conversation about the means and ends of medicine...
- Miracles: a Christian theological overviewCharles Pinches
Department of Theology, University of Scranton, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510, USA
South Med J 100:1236-42. 2007
- Self-mutilation: a spiritual endeavorHeather Pinks
J Pastoral Care Counsel 57:447-58. 2003....
- Spirituality: the emperor's new clothes?Anthony Bash
Department of Humanities, University of Hull, Hull, UK
J Clin Nurs 13:11-6. 2004..This paper explores the concept of 'spirituality' with reference to the Patients' Charter that stipulates that a person's religious, spiritual and cultural needs should be respected at all times...
- The deChristianization of Christian hospital chaplaincy: some bioethics reflections on professionalization, ecumenization, and secularizationH Tristram Engelhardt
Department of Philosophy, Rice University, 6100 South Main St, MS14, Houston, TX 77005, USA
Christ Bioeth 9:139-60. 2003..These changes are exemplar of the profound recasting of the dominant moral culture with wide-ranging implications for bioethics...
- U.K. Clergy and people in mental distress: community and patterns of pastoral careGerard Leavey
University College London, London, UK
Transcult Psychiatry 45:79-104. 2008..The provision of such care was generally influenced by religious tradition and beliefs, community integrity and mission. Implications of the findings for collaboration with pastoral care are discussed...
- How does spirituality affect physical health? A conceptual reviewJade Dyer
School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Holist Nurs Pract 21:324-8. 2007..This article examines the most persuasive experimental evidence that spiritual beliefs influence physical health and explores the mediating factors that may explain how this connection operates...
- Clergy in crisis: when human power isn't enoughStephen Muse
D A and Elizabeth Turner Ministry Resource Center, Pastoral Institute, Inc, 2022 15th Avenue Columbus, GA 31901, USA
J Pastoral Care Counsel 61:183-95. 2007..He describes a short-term, multi-counselor, intensive intervention for clergy in crisis and offers two heuristic models designed to facilitate integration of the domains of clinical diagnosis and spiritual discernment...
- The challenge of spiritual care in a multi-faith society experienced as a Christian nurseTonks N Fawcett
Nursing Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
J Clin Nurs 13:136-42. 2004..However it is argued that we are still far from having a universal agreement as to what is meant by the concept of spirituality...
- Determinants of Oregon hospice chaplains' views on physician-assisted suicideElizabeth R Goy
Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Psychiatry, Oregon Health and Science University, USA
J Palliat Care 22:83-90. 2006..We explored factors associated with chaplains' views on PAS...
- The mystery of healingJudith Allen Shelly
Nurses Christian Fellowship, USA
J Christ Nurs 22:6-14; quiz 15. 2005
- Death, dying and informatics: misrepresenting religion on MedLinePablo Rodriguez del Pozo
Division of Medical Ethics, Weill Medical College of Cornell University in Qatar WCMC Q, P, O, Box 24144, Education City, Doha, Qatar
BMC Med Ethics 6:E6. 2005..To test MedLine's representation of this field, we chose the topic of death and dying in the three major monotheistic religions...
- A ministry of memory: spiritual care for the older adult with dementiaSharon Fish Mooney
Regis University, Denver, Colorado, USA
Care Manag J 5:183-7. 2004..A spiritual care ministry to older people with dementia can be considered a ministry of memory...
- Life history, sin, and diseaseUlrich Eibach
Faculty of Protestant Theology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
Christ Bioeth 12:117-31. 2006....
- Bioethics and Christian theologyMakarios Griniezakis
Archdiocese of Crete, Greece
J Relig Health 44:7-11. 2005..Once this is established, the authors then proceed to show the intimate relationship between Christianity and medicine that has existed throughout the ages...
- Sin and disease: an introductionCorinna Delkeskamp-Hayes
International Studies in Philosophy and Medicine, Freigericht, Germany
Christ Bioeth 12:107-15. 2006
- Religious views vary on organ donationBenjamin G Barlow
Nephrol News Issues 20:37-9. 2006
- Religious stigmata, magnetic fluids and conversion hysteria: one survival of 'vital force' theories in scientific medicine?Roland Littlewood
University College Centre for Medical Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, University College London, UK
Transcult Psychiatry 42:596-609. 2005....
- Spiritual experiences of parents and caregivers who have children with disabilities or special needsSusan Speraw
The University of Tennessee College of Nursing, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 4180, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:213-30. 2006..No parent or caregiver perceived nurses as having an awareness of or interest in spirituality within families of children who have special needs...
- Theological reflections on violence and abuseNancy Eileen Nienhuis
Student Affairs, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard University, 14 Appian Way, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
J Pastoral Care Counsel 59:109-23. 2005..These recommendations include attempts to emphasize resources within a tradition that may help transform unjust power relations like those in abusive relationships...
- Not well known, used little and needed: Canadian chaplains' experiences of published spiritual assessment toolsThomas St James O'Connor
Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3C5
J Pastoral Care Counsel 59:97-107. 2005..Discussion, limitations of the research, and suggestions for education, practice, and future research are offered...
- Sacred practices in highly religious families: Christian, Jewish, Mormon, and Muslim perspectivesLoren Marks
School of Human Ecology, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
Fam Process 43:217-31. 2004..The importance of family clinicians and researchers attending to the influence of religious practice in the lives of highly religious individuals and families is discussed...
- Therapeutic perspectives of human embryonic stem cell research versus the moral status of a human embryo--does one have to be compromised for the other?Kristina Hug
Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Public Health, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus 9, 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
Medicina (Kaunas) 42:107-14. 2006..Since the sensitivity of the latter issue to a large extent stems from the position of predominant religions in a given society, the positions of the main religions regarding embryo research are also presented...
- [Exhibit in memory of Moses Maimonides. Physician and philosopher between 3 cultures]Klaus Brath
MMW Fortschr Med 146:64. 2004
- Hospice and the politics of spiritualityKathleen Garces-Foley
Department of Philosophy, Theology, and Religious Studies, Marymount University, 2807 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22207 4299, USA
Omega (Westport) 53:117-36. 2006..in opposition to one another, with religion negatively associated with the external, authoritarian doctrines of Christianity and spirituality positively associated with the free search for truth, meaning, and authenticity...
- Assisted reproductive practice: religious perspectivesJoscph G Schenker
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical Centre, Jerusalem, Israel
Reprod Biomed Online 10:310-9. 2005....
- "Anything with two heads is a monster": religious leaders' perspectives on marital equality and domestic violenceHeidi M Levitt
University of Memphis, TN, USA
Violence Against Women 12:1169-90. 2006..Tensions between leaders' desire to salvage marriages and to protect victims are explored...
- Cultural symbolism of fish and the psychotropic properties of omega-3 fatty acidsL C Reis
Section on Nutritional Neuroscience, Laboratory of Membrane Biophysics and Biochemistry, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 75:227-36. 2006..This understanding of the perception of fish as a symbolically healing or purifying food can assist current messages improving public health...
- Clergy dissatisfaction: denominational hierarchy as a salient factorKeli Rugenstein
Samaritan Counseling Center, Scotia, NY 12198, USA
J Pastoral Care Counsel 59:79-86. 2005..As well, no treatment strategy for those who struggle with these issues has been defined which seems to ignore that this unique population requires unique considerations...
- Use of traditional healers and modern medicine in GhanaM M Tabi
Georgia Southern University, School of Nursing, Georgia 30460, USA
Int Nurs Rev 53:52-8. 2006..To gain understanding of the use of traditional and modern medicine among the people in Ghana, West Africa...
- Bioethics and Christian theology in BrazilMarcio Fabri Dos Anjos
I Institut Alfonsianum d ethique théologique, Sao Paulo, Bresil
J Int Bioethique 19:43-53, 194-5. 2008..In this article we try to expose some aspects of this dialog, where theology has a well considered contribution to Brazilian bioethics, at the same time his religious discourse is open to interact with a lay discourse...
- Spirituality in hospice and palliative careSteven J Baumrucker
Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, USA
Am J Hosp Palliat Care 20:90-2. 2003
- Doctors and their faithsKa Po Chan
BMJ 326:S135. 2003
- Religion in bioethics: a rebirthKevin W Wildes
Philosophy Department, Georgetown University, 37th and O Streets, NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Christ Bioeth 8:163-74. 2002
- A theory about the nature of EvilLawrence L LaPierre
VA Medical and Regional Office Center White River Junction, VT, USA
J Pastoral Care Counsel 62:99-111. 2008..The author offers a new perspective on the nature of Evil based on an extension of earlier work on a six-factor model of spirituality...
- Nearly everything we wish our non-Jewish supervisors had known about us as Jewish superviseesRabbi Bonita E Taylor
Jewish Institute for Pastoral Care, HealthCare Chaplaincy, 307 East 60th Street, NYC, NY 10022, USA
J Pastoral Care Counsel 56:327-38. 2002....
- Disability, spiritual beliefs and the church: the experiences of adults with disabilities and family membersLinda L Treloar
Scottsdale Community College, Scottsdale, Arizona 85256, USA
J Adv Nurs 40:594-603. 2002..Applications are drawn for helping professionals and religious leaders who provide holistic care...
- Developing an adequate "pneumatraumatology": understanding the spiritual impacts of traumatic injuryDuane R Bidwell
Pastoral Care and Training Center, Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX 76129, USA
J Pastoral Care Counsel 56:135-43. 2002..It also suggests possible responses to these impacts informed by narrative/constructionist perspectives and Breggemann's understanding of the dimensions of spiritual transformation in the Hebrew Bible...
- Care of patients who have diedNatalie Pattison
Royal Marsden Hospital, London
Nurs Stand 22:42-8. 2008..This article outlines the steps involved in preparing the patient after death--known as last offices. It addresses legal and non-legal issues, religious considerations, hygiene care and aftercare for the family...
- Religious psychiatry: the Canadian experienceMarilyn Baetz
Department of Psychiatry, University of Saskatchewan, 103 Hospital Drive, Room 111, Ellis Hall, Saskatoon SK, Canada S7N 0W8
J Nerv Ment Dis 190:557-9. 2002
- Faith-to-faith at the bedside: theological and ethical issues in ecumenical clinical chaplaincyBrad F Mellon
Chaplain Services, Frederick Mennonite Community, P O Box 498, Frederick, PA 19435 0498, USA
Christ Bioeth 9:57-67. 2003..We will discover that those who are involved in clinical pastoral ministry will be called upon to be a comforter, mediator, educator, ethicist, and counselor...
- Caring for children of other faithsS E Steen
Bethel College, Arden Hills, Minnesota, USA
J Christ Nurs 19:14-21. 2002
- Medicine and the biomedical sciences after God: do right-worshipping Christians know more than others about the content of morality?H Tristram Engelhardt
Department of Philosophy MS 14, Rice University, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005, USA
Christ Bioeth 8:209-19. 2002
- Thomism and science education: history informs a modern debateLinda C Kondrick
Department of Physical Science, School of Physical and Life Science, Arkansas Tech University, Russellville, AR 72801, USA
Integr Comp Biol 48:202-12. 2008..It is older than either Islam or Christianity. The conflict goes back to Plato's Academy in 385 BC where the schools of Idealism and Realism first emerged as ..
- 'We are (not) the master of our body': elderly Jewish women's attitudes towards euthanasia and assisted suicideGoedele Baeke
Faculty of Theology, Interdisciplinary Centre for the Study of Religion and World View, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Ethn Health 16:259-78. 2011In Belgium, dominant ideological traditions--Christianity and non-religious humanism--have the floor in debates on euthanasia and hardly any attention is paid to the practices and attitudes of ethnic and religious minorities, for instance,..
- [Life and medical missionary activities of Esther K. Pak (1877-1910)]Bang Weon Lee
Ewha Womans University, College of Medicine
Uisahak 16:193-213. 2007..Esther met modern sciences and Christianity at EwhaHaktang, which was founded by those missionaries...
- Religious and cultural influences on contraceptionAmirrtha Srikanthan
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Queen s University, Kingston ON, Canada
J Obstet Gynaecol Can 30:129-37. 2008..To elucidate the religious and cultural influences that may affect the acceptance and use of various methods of contraception, including emergency contraception...
- [Establishment and activity of PoKuNyoKwan]Bang Weon Lee
Department of History, Ewha Women s University
Uisahak 17:37-56. 2008..The institution in the end worked as a spot for spreading Christianity in Korea. As the first women's hospital, PoKuNyoKwan attempted to educate female doctors...
- Abortions in Byzantine times (325-1453 AD)E Poulakou-Rebelakou
International Hippocratic Foundation of Kos, Greece
Vesalius 2:19-25. 1996..of all kinds of abortions except those permitted for medical reasons, is greatly influenced by the spirit of Christianity. In fact, religion supported the view that the reception of the seed in the uterus and the conception of the ..
- The lived experiences of spiritual suffering and the healing process among Taiwanese patients with terminal cancerChung Ching Chio
Department of Neurosurgery, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yung Kang City, Tainan, Taiwan
J Clin Nurs 17:735-43. 2008..The purposes of this study were to explore the lived experiences of spiritual suffering and the change mechanism in healing processes among Taiwanese patients with terminal cancer...
- Sensorineural hearing loss in infants with neonatal jaundice in Lagos: a community-based studyB O Olusanya
Maternal and Child Health Unit, Department of Community Health and Primary Care, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria
Ann Trop Paediatr 29:119-28. 2009..To establish the incidence and predictors of sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) in infants with neonatal jaundice (NNJ) in an inner-city setting with predominantly non-hospital births...
- [The origin of informed consent]V Mallardi
Cattedra di Otorinolaringoiatria, Istituto di Odontostomatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 25:312-27. 2005..b>Christianity was grafted into this consolidated vision of the sacral character of medicine and medical practice, which did ..
- [Basic ethical aspects of living organ donation]E Nagel
Institut für Medizinmanagement und Gesundheitswissenschaften, Universitat Bayreuth
Chirurg 74:530-5. 2003..Altruistic organ donation, appreciated by Christianity as a sign of charity, is indeed contradictory to the classic maxim of medical ethics "primum nihil nocere, " ..
- Spirituality and attempted suicide among American IndiansEva Marie Garroutte
Department of Sociology, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, 02467, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
Soc Sci Med 56:1571-9. 2003..Data were collected by personal interviews. Commitment to Christianity was assessed using a measure of beliefs...
- "I know he controls cancer": the meanings of religion among Black Caribbean and White British patients with advanced cancerJonathan Koffman
Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, Weston Education Centre, King s College London, London, UK
Soc Sci Med 67:780-9. 2008..Spirituality was rarely mentioned. Christianity was the only religion referred to...
- [The berserks--what was wrong with them?]Jon Geir Høyersten
Kompetansesenter for sikkerhets, fengsels og rettspsykiatri, Haukeland Universitetssjukehus, Postboks 23, 5812 Bergen
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:3247-50. 2004..ruthless murderers of Scandinavia and Northern Europe, active from before the Viking age until the advent of Christianity. The main source on the phenomenon is the Old Norse literature, mainly the Icelandic sagas with their sober ..
- Religion, infertility and assisted reproductive technologyAndrew Dutney
Flinders University, Parkin Wesley College, 34 Lipsett Terrace, Brooklyn Park SA 5032, Australia
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 21:169-80. 2007..Throughout the chapter, illustrations are drawn from particular religions, including Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism...
- Physician-assisted suicide, euthanasia, and Christian bioethics: moral controversy in GermanyArnd T May
Zentrum fuer Medizinische Ethik Bochum, Ruhr Universitaet Bochum, Gebaeude GA 3 53, 44780 Bochum, Germany
Christ Bioeth 9:273-83. 2003..support for physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia, a development that promises to open up foundational disagreements within mainline German Christianity regarding the appropriate approach to intentionally terminating human life.
- Aesthetic surgery and religion: Islamic law perspectiveBishara S Atiyeh
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
Aesthetic Plast Surg 32:1-10. 2008..of any scripture or tradition has been mainly to promote religious and moral values, most religions, including Christianity, Islam, and Judaism, invariably affect human behavior and attitude deeply, dictating some rigid positions ..
- Psychiatry and IslamSaxby Pridmore
Discipline of Psychiatry, University of Tasmania, Hobart, TAS, Australia
Australas Psychiatry 12:380-5. 2004..To explore psychiatry in Islam, with a view to informing Western psychiatrists working with Islamic patients, and Islamic medical students studying in Western countries...
- The disconnected values (intervention) model for promoting healthy habits in religious institutionsMark H Anshel
Department of Health and Human Performance, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN 37132, USA
J Relig Health 49:32-49. 2010..The Sacred Scriptures of Judaism and Christianity, for example, are replete with teachings that extol the virtues of practicing habits that promote good health ..
- Genetic admixture studies on four in situ evolved, two migrant and twenty-one ethnic populations of Tamil Nadu, south IndiaG Suhasini
Department of Genetics, Dr ALM Post Graduate Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Madras, Chennai 600 113, India
J Genet 90:191-202. 2011..two linguistic families (Dravidians and Indo-Europeans) representing four religious groups (Hinduism, Islam, Christianity and Jainism) using 11 mtDNA markers...
- Religion, health beliefs and the use of mental health services by the elderlyTze Pin Ng
Gerontological Research Programme, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Aging Ment Health 15:143-9. 2011..Few studies have investigated whether elderly people of particular religious affiliations were more or less likely to seek treatment for mental illness, and whether it was related to their health beliefs...
- The relation of son preference and religion to induced abortion: the case of South KoreaWoojin Chung
Department of International Health and Population, Graduate School of Public Health, Yonsei University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
J Biosoc Sci 39:707-19. 2007..society, with particular emphasis on son preference and three distinct religions: Confucianism, Buddhism and Christianity. Using multivariate logistic regression models fitted by the generalized estimating equation (GEE) method, this ..
- Bioethics for clinicians: 21. Islamic bioethicsA S Daar
College of Medicine, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman
CMAJ 164:60-3. 2001..Because Islam shares many foundational values with Judaism and Christianity, the informed Canadian physician will find Islamic bioethics quite familiar...
- Empirically supported religious and spiritual therapiesJoshua N Hook
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
J Clin Psychol 66:46-72. 2010..Religions represented included Christianity, Islam, Taoism, and Buddhism. Some studies incorporated a generic spirituality...
- Disease of distinctionStephan A Schwartz
The Rhine Research Center, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23451, USA
Explore (NY) 2:515-9. 2006..American research conducted in the 1960s found that corporate executives, just like their English gentry, or Roman senatorial predecessors, had higher urate concentrations than their blue-collar employees...
- Growth and nutritional status of Khasi boys in Northeast India relating to exogamous marriages and socioeconomic classesR Khongsdier
Department of Anthropology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793 014, India
Am J Phys Anthropol 122:162-70. 2003..They have their own traditional religion (Niam Khasi), but about 65% of them have converted to Christianity. A few Khasi members have also embraced Islam through matrimonial relationship with immigrant Muslim males...
- Female circumcisionJ M Abu Daia
Department of Urology, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, PO Box 3354, Riyadh 11211, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Med J 21:921-3. 2000It is uncertain when female circumcision was first practiced, but it certainly preceded the founding of both Christianity and Islam...
- Clients' reasons for prenatal ultrasonography in Ibadan, South West of NigeriaChristopher A Enakpene
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W, 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
BMC Womens Health 9:12. 2009..Prenatal ultrasonography has remained a universal tool but little is known especially from developing countries on clients' reasons for desiring it. Then aim was to determine the reasons why pregnant women will desire a prenatal ultrasound...
- Cultural politics and masculinities: multiple-partners in historical perspective in KwaZulu-NatalMark Hunter
Department of Geography, University of California at Berkeley, USA
Cult Health Sex 7:209-23. 2005..Showing how the isoka developed through changing conditions occasioned by capitalism, migrant labor and Christianity, it contends that an important turning point took place from the 1970s when high unemployment threatened ..
- Cultural politics and masculinities: Multiple-partners in historical perspective in KwaZulu-NatalMark Hunter
Department of Geography, University of California at Berkeley, CA, USA
Cult Health Sex 7:389-403. 2005..Showing how the isoka developed through changing conditions occasioned by capitalism, migrant labour and Christianity, it contends that an important turning point took place from the 1970s when high unemployment threatened ..
- Ethical issues in end-of-life geriatric care: the approach of three monotheistic religions-Judaism, Catholicism, and IslamA Mark Clarfield
Soroka Hospital, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beersheva, Israel
J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1149-54. 2003..The three Abrahamic monotheistic religions, Judaism, Christianity (its Catholic variant), and Islam all have carefully considered positions on medical ethics...
- Research ethics: challenges in the Eastern Mediterranean RegionM Haytham Khayat
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, Cairo, Egypt
East Mediterr Health J 12:S13-20. 2006..in the Eastern Mediterranean Region can be found within the 3 major religions of the Region; Judaism, Christianity and Islam...
- [Children born to Hansen's disease patients in Amami-Oshima, Kagoshima, Japan]Kazutaka Moriyama
Expatient of Hansen s Disease, Amami, Kagoshima, Japan
Nihon Hansenbyo Gakkai Zasshi 78:231-50. 2009..Later it was transferred to Japanese rule. Religions such as Buddhism, Christianity and other religions greatly helped with leprosy patients, and in the Wakoen, it was Catholicism which prevailed...
- Sex, secularism and religious influence in US politicsElizabeth Bernstein
Women s Studies and Sociology, Barnard College, Columbia University, New York
Third World Q 31:1023-39. 2010..past quarter-century of lobby groups and political action committees identified with conservative evangelical Christianity. The sources of policies that promote gender and sexual inequality in the US are both secular and religious and ..
- A review of maternal deaths at Goroka General Hospital, Papua New Guinea 2005-2008Karen Sanga
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Goroka General Hospital, EHP Papua New Guinea
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 50:21-4. 2010....
- Medicine and Health Care in Early ChristianityGARY FERNGREN; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] The aim of the proposed investigation is to write a history of medicine and health-care in early Christianity. The first chapter will describe how Christian attitudes to healing developed in a cultural milieu in which ..
- Religion, Aging, and Mexican American HealthNeal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2010..To compare and contrast race differences in religiousness as well as race differences in the relationship between religion and health among older Whites, older Blacks, and older Mexican Americans. ..
- RELIGION, AGING, AND HEALTHNeal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2007..Included among these procedures are individual growth curve models and latent variable structural equation models. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Joint Determinants of Bone Density and CVD CalcificationBraxton Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2004..Such insights could lead to elucidation of specific genetic pathways that can be exploited in the future for early identification of high-risk individuals, as well as development of new preventive and therapeutic approaches...
- The impact of dental education on health disparitiesJOZEF WELIE; Fiscal Year: 2003..In this planning grant, three different patient categories will be examined: 1. Patients with advanced Alzheimer's Disease; 2. Patients of African-American descent; and 3. Recent immigrants. ..
- Daughters And MothErS (DAMES) Against Breast CancerWendy Demark Wahnefried; Fiscal Year: 2008..This project will determine the feasibility of a home-based, diet and exercise intervention focused on weight loss in both mothers diagnosed with breast cancer and their overweight adult daughters. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Genetic Influences on Coronary Artery CalcificationBraxton D Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2010..This will impact substantially on mortality, quality of life, and health care costs for millions of middle-aged and elderly Americans. ..
- Health Communication with American Indian EldersEva Garroutte; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Functional Health CAT in DiabetesCarolyn Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERSHarold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2003..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
- Female Condom Use in South African College StudentsJoanne Mantell; Fiscal Year: 2008..If successful, this brief intervention should be widely replicable in other similar settings. ..
- ASIAN IMMIGRANT COMMUNITY INSTITUTIONS IN NYC AND HIVJohn Chin; Fiscal Year: 2004..A "grounded theory" approach will be used to analyze the data. ..
- Nanomechanics of Acute LeukemiaWilbur Lam; Fiscal Year: 2007..AFM data obtained with nanometer and nano-Newton resolution will provide new insight into the pathophysiology of leukostasis as well as guide targets for drug discovery and patient therapy. ..
- Southwest Youth and the Experience of Psychiatric TreatmentTHOMAS CSORDAS; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- GENETICS OF BONE DENSITY IN MEXICAN AMERICANSBraxton Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Organ Donation in the Black Community: A Focus on FamilyKimberly Arriola; Fiscal Year: 2006..Mediation will be tested through structural equation modeling. ..
- MINORITY PRE-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMMARLYN HUDSON; Fiscal Year: 2006..Ms. Hudson plans to select a specific dissertation topic and develop her research proposal during the second year in the doctoral program. ..
- STRENGTH--Survivor TRaining for ENhancinG Total HealthWendy Demark Wahnefried; Fiscal Year: 2002..If data show promise, further and larger study will be pursued - study which will be focused on testing an optimal intervention and powered on known effect sizes. ..
- BARRIERS TO AFRICAN AMERICAN PARTICIPATION IN RESEARCHGiselle Corbie Smith; Fiscal Year: 2003..Dr. Claire Sterk will guide the candidate in advanced quantitative methods. Dr. Sherman James will co-chair the advisory council and provide overall guidance on progress of the research and career development plan. (End of Abstract) ..
- Impact of False Positive Neonatal Hearing ScreeningDavid Elkin; Fiscal Year: 2004..Ultimately, this study aims to improve the long-term well-being and overall quality of life of mothers and their newborn infants. ..
- Handheld Computer Diaries to Enhance Alcohol AssessmentKimberly Arriola; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- ETHNOGRAPHY OF THERAPEUTIC PROCESS IN RELIGIOUS HEALINGCSORDAS THOMAS; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- WAR, FORCED MIGRATION, AND HIV/AIDS RISKS IN ANGOLAVictor Agadjanian; Fiscal Year: 2005..To achieve these objectives survey and qualitative data will be collected in two peri-urban municipalities of Luanda--one populated mainly by IDPs and another populated mainly by non-IDPs. ..
- Learning About Research in North Carolina (LeARN)Giselle Corbie Smith; Fiscal Year: 2006..Such information should enable development of more effective strategies for increasing the potential benefits of genetic variation research, while at the same time reducing the potential risks. ..
- Ethnicity, Marriage, and Fertility in KazakhstanVictor Agadjanian; Fiscal Year: 2005..The proposed project will constitute a necessary initial step toward a more comprehensive study of sociodemographic adjustments to dramatic societal changes and will therefore lead to a subsequent NIH application. ..
- Smokeless Tobacco Use and Cessation in Rural AppalachiaMARY WEWERS; Fiscal Year: 2003..Multivariate logistic regression analyses will be performed to describe a model of quitter versus continuing user. Oral health status will also be evaluated at 12 months post intervention. ..
- NURSE MANAGED TOBACCO CESSATION INTERVENTIONMARY WEWERS; Fiscal Year: 2002..Comparison of quit rates will be performed by the chi square statistic. Multivariate logistic regression analysis will be performed to describe a model of quitter versus continuing smoker. ..
- Religious Organizations and HIV/AIDS Prevention and CareVictor Agadjanian; Fiscal Year: 2009..The recommendations resulting from the project will be disseminated for possible applications in various parts of Mozambique. ..
- Increasing Access to HIV Trials for Rural MinoritiesGiselle Corbie Smith; Fiscal Year: 2009..In Phase 3 we will conduct a single site, 12 month assessment of the individual enrollment session and mobile unit alone and in combination using a 3 arm experimental design. ..
- Men's Migration and Women's HIV/AIDS Risks in MozambiqueVictor Agadjanian; Fiscal Year: 2007..They will also provide invaluable information for interventions aimed at reducing HIV/AIDS risks among rural African women. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..