Genomes and Genes
Summary: The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.
Publications321 found, 100 shown here
- International standards for tuberculosis carePhilip C Hopewell
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Lancet Infect Dis 6:710-25. 2006....
- American College of Rheumatology/European League against Rheumatism provisional definition of remission in rheumatoid arthritis for clinical trialsDavid T Felson
Correspondence to Maarten Boers, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, PK 6Z 165, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Ann Rheum Dis 70:404-13. 2011..This work was undertaken to develop such a definition...
- Scaling up in international health: what are the key issues?Lindsay J Mangham
Health Economics and Financing Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Health Policy Plan 25:85-96. 2010....
- ASAS/EULAR recommendations for the management of ankylosing spondylitisJ Zochling
Rheumazentrum Ruhrgebiet, St Josefs Krankenhaus, Landgrafenstr 15, 44652 Herne, Germany
Ann Rheum Dis 65:442-52. 2006..To develop evidence based recommendations for the management of ankylosing spondylitis (AS) as a combined effort of the 'ASsessment in AS' international working group and the European League Against Rheumatism...
- Global health ethics for studentsAndrew D Pinto
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 410 Sherbourne Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Dev World Bioeth 9:1-10. 2009..A review of major ethical issues is presented, how they pertain to students, and a framework is outlined to help guide students in their work...
- EULAR standardised operating procedures for the elaboration, evaluation, dissemination, and implementation of recommendations endorsed by the EULAR standing committeesM Dougados
Clinique de Rhumatologie B Groupe, Hospitalier Cochin, Paris, France
Ann Rheum Dis 63:1172-6. 2004
- Linking programmes and systems: lessons from the GAVI Health Systems Strengthening windowB Galichet
Department of Country Focus, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Trop Med Int Health 15:208-15. 2010....
- Monitoring change in vertebrate abundance: the living planet indexBen Collen
Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London, Regent s Park, London NW1 4RY, United Kingdom
Conserv Biol 23:317-27. 2009..Beyond 2010, it is critical a strategy be set out for the future development of indicators that will deal with existing data gaps and that is intricately tied to the goals of future biodiversity targets...
- The Global Fund's resource allocation decisions for HIV programmes: addressing those in needOlga Avdeeva
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Chemin de Blandonnet 8, CH 1214 Vernier, Geneva, Switzerland
J Int AIDS Soc 14:51. 2011..We assessed how the Global Fund's investments in HIV programmes were targeted to key populations in relation to disease burden and national income...
- Perceptions of government knowledge and control over contributions of aid organizations and INGOs to health in Nepal: a qualitative studyAditi Giri
Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences, Dhulikhel, Nepal
Global Health 9:1. 2013....
- Changes in the sodium content of bread in Australia and New Zealand between 2007 and 2010: implications for policyElizabeth K Dunford
The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Med J Aust 195:346-9. 2011..To define the effectiveness of recent efforts by the Australian Division of World Action on Salt and Health, and the Heart Foundation in New Zealand to reduce sodium levels in breads in Australia and New Zealand...
- Ecology. The biodiversity and ecosystem services science-policy interfaceCharles Perrings
School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
Science 331:1139-40. 2011
- Resolution of praziquantelMichael Woelfle
School of Chemistry, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1260. 2011..The drug is synthesized and administered as a racemate. Use of the pure active enantiomer would be desirable since the inactive enantiomer is associated with side effects and is responsible for the extremely bitter taste of the pill...
- Operational research for improved tuberculosis control: the scope, the needs and the way forwardC Lienhardt
Stop TB Partnership and Stop TB Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:6-13. 2011..Suggestions are made for potential steps for improved purpose-driven OR, which may help to improve TB control locally and inform policy recommendations internationally...
- The Assessment of SpondyloArthritis International Society classification criteria for peripheral spondyloarthritis and for spondyloarthritis in generalM Rudwaleit
Department of Medicine, Charite University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
Ann Rheum Dis 70:25-31. 2011..To evaluate new classification criteria for peripheral spondyloarthritis (SpA) in patients with SpA with peripheral manifestations only...
- ASAS/EULAR recommendations for the management of ankylosing spondylitis: the patient versionU Kiltz
Rheumazentrum Ruhrgebiet, St Josefs Krankenhaus, Herne 44652, Germany
Ann Rheum Dis 68:1381-6. 2009....
- Where did all the aid go? An in-depth analysis of increased health aid flows over the past 10 yearsPaolo Piva
Health System Governance and Service Delivery, World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
Bull World Health Organ 87:930-9. 2009....
- Globalization of the Amazon soy and beef industries: opportunities for conservationDaniel C Nepstad
Woods Hole Research Center, 149 Woods Hole Road, Falmouth, MA 02540, USA
Conserv Biol 20:1595-603. 2006....
- Foreign policy, trade and health: at the cutting edge of global health diplomacyNick Drager
Bull World Health Organ 85:162. 2007
- Ethical issues in human genomics research in developing countriesJantina de Vries
The Ethox Centre, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
BMC Med Ethics 12:5. 2011..In this paper, we draw upon the experiences of the MalariaGEN Consortium to identify specific ethical issues raised by such research in Africa, Asia and Oceania...
- The President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief in Africa: an evaluation of outcomesEran Bendavid
Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
Ann Intern Med 150:688-95. 2009..Since 2003, the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) has been the most ambitious initiative to address the global HIV epidemic. However, the effect of PEPFAR on HIV-related outcomes is unknown...
- New world views: preparing physicians in training for global health workC Haq
Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, USA
Fam Med 32:566-72. 2000..To determine the impact of international health experiences on physicians in training, we studied 60 US medical students who participated in an International Health Fellowship Program (IHFP)...
- Incorporating a rapid-impact package for neglected tropical diseases with programs for HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malariaPeter J Hotez
Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine, The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
PLoS Med 3:e102. 2006
- The effects of global health initiatives on country health systems: a review of the evidence from HIV/AIDS controlRegien G Biesma
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine, Division of Population Health Sciences, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, St Stephens Green 120, Dublin 2, Ireland
Health Policy Plan 24:239-52. 2009..Three multi-country sets of evaluations, which will be reporting in 2009, will answer some of these questions...
- Impact of COPD in North America and Europe in 2000: subjects' perspective of Confronting COPD International SurveyS Rennard
University of Nebraska, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Section, Omaha 68198 5125, USA
Eur Respir J 20:799-805. 2002..This international survey confirmed the great burden to society and high individual morbidity associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in subjects in North America and Europe...
- Strengthening health systems in poor countries: a code of conduct for nongovernmental organizationsJames Pfeiffer
Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
Am J Public Health 98:2134-40. 2008..We argue for a return to a public focus for donor aid, and for NGOs to adopt a code of conduct that establishes standards and best practices for NGO relationships with public sector health systems...
- HIV/AIDS and the rest of the global health agendaJeremy Shiffman
Bull World Health Organ 84:923. 2006
- System-wide effects of Global Fund investments in NepalAnna Trägård
MSc International Health Management Imperial College, London, UK
Health Policy Plan 25:i58-62. 2010....
- The response to flexibility: country intervention choices in the first four rounds of the GAVI Health Systems Strengthening applicationsLieve Goeman
International Health Policy, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
Health Policy Plan 25:292-9. 2010..However, the proposed responses to identified constraints are dominated by short-term operational responses, rather than more complex, longer term approaches to health system strengthening...
- Global public-private health partnerships: lessons learned from ten years of experience and evaluationKent Buse
Int Dent J 61:2-10. 2011..These and other critical reflections inform the 'what's next' agenda for GHP development...
- The implementation of a global fund grant in Lesotho: applying a framework on knowledge absorptive capacityRegien Biesma
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 120 St Stephens Green, Dublin, Ireland
Soc Sci Med 74:381-9. 2012..The application of organisational theory to analyse the interactions of donor agencies with public and non-public country stakeholders illustrates the complexity of the environment that aid recipient governments have to manage...
- Equity of access to health care: outlining the foundations for actionAdam Oliver
London School of Economics, London, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 58:655-8. 2004..This article provides a brief description of the relevance of the access principle of equity, and summarises the research programme that is necessary for turning the principle into a useful, operational policy objective...
- International stem cell collaboration: how disparate policies between the United States and the United Kingdom impact researchJingyuan Luo
Science and Technology Policy Program, James A Baker III Institute for Public Policy, Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States of America
PLoS ONE 6:e17684. 2011..Geographical and traditional collaborative relationships were the predominate considerations in establishing international collaborations...
- International Circumpolar Surveillance System for invasive pneumococcal disease, 1999-2005Michael G Bruce
Arctic Investigations Program, National Center for Preparedness, Detection, and Control of Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4055 Tudor Circle Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 14:25-33. 2008..IPD rates are high among indigenous persons and children in Arctic countries. After vaccine introduction, IPD caused by non-PCV7 serotypes increased in Alaska...
- Game changers: why did the scale-up of HIV treatment work despite weak health systems?Kevin M De Cock
Center for Global Health, US Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:S61-3. 2011..However, moving ahead, further work is needed to enhance the quality of programs, to energetically tackle HIV prevention, to build on this success, and to address other health threats that these same communities face...
- Civil society organisations and global health initiatives: problems of legitimacyCathal Doyle
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, PEHRU, 9 Bedford Square, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Soc Sci Med 66:1928-38. 2008..It analyses the main challenges to CSOs' legitimacy and outlines key responses to these challenges. It concludes by suggesting a number of research priorities that might help to evaluate the impact of CSOs in global health initiatives...
- Developed-developing country partnerships: benefits to developed countries?Shamsuzzoha B Syed
African Partnerships for Patient Safety, WHO Patient Safety, WHO Headquarters, Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
Global Health 8:17. 2012..This paper reviews relevant literature to construct the case for international cooperation, and in particular, developed-developing country partnerships...
- From the Earth Summit to Rio+20: integration of health and sustainable developmentAndy Haines
Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Lancet 379:2189-97. 2012..Improved health contributes to development and is underpinned by ecosystem stability and equitable economic progress. Implementation of policies that both improve health and promote sustainable development is urgently needed...
- Standardization of hepatitis E virus (HEV) nucleic acid amplification technique-based assays: an initial study to evaluate a panel of HEV strains and investigate laboratory performanceSally A Baylis
Paul Ehrlich Institut, Paul Ehrlich Strasse 51 59, D 63225 Langen, Germany
J Clin Microbiol 49:1234-9. 2011..38 and 1.09. Except for one equivocal result, HEV RNA was not detected in the negative samples. The variability of assay sensitivity highlights the need for the standardization of HEV RNA NAT assays...
- Rebalancing brain drain: exploring resource reallocation to address health worker migration and promote global healthTimothy Ken Mackey
Institute of Health Law Studies, California Western School of Law, United States
Health Policy 107:66-73. 2012..This can be accomplished by adoption of mandatory global resource and staff-sharing programs in conjunction with implementation of state-based health services corps...
- Country ownership and capacity building: the next buzzwords in health systems strengthening or a truly new approach to development?Jessica Goldberg
Boston University Center for Global Health and Development, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
BMC Public Health 12:531. 2012..S. health development assistance, and yet there is still a lack of consensus on how to define either of these terms, or how to implement "country owned capacity building"...
- Leveraging HIV programs to deliver an integrated package of health services: some words of cautionKaren A Grépin
Robert F Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, 295 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10012, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:S77-9. 2011..It might also undermine the HIV programs themselves. International donors and health system planners should carefully consider whether the benefits outweigh the potential costs of these well-intentioned integration efforts...
- Trade, TRIPS, and pharmaceuticalsRichard D Smith
Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Lancet 373:684-91. 2009..Therefore this paper focuses on options that are available to the health community for negotiation to their advantage under TRIPS, and within the presence of TRIPS-plus...
- A framework convention on global health: health for all, justice for allLawrence O Gostin
O Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC 20001, USA
JAMA 307:2087-92. 2012....
- Collecting core data in severely injured patients using a consensus trauma template: an international multicentre studyKjetil Gorseth Ringdal
Department of Research, Norwegian Air Ambulance Foundation, Holterveien 24, N 1440 Drøbak, Norway
Crit Care 15:R237. 2011..This study evaluated the feasibility of collecting the data variables of the international consensus-derived Utstein Trauma Template...
- Malaria in the Greater Mekong Subregion: heterogeneity and complexityLiwang Cui
Department of Entomology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 16801, USA
Acta Trop 121:227-39. 2012....
- GA2LEN (Global Allergy and Asthma European Network) addresses the allergy and asthma 'epidemic'J Bousquet
University Hospital and INSERM U780, Hopital Arnaud de Villeneuve, Montpellier, France
Allergy 64:969-77. 2009..The major achievements of GA(2)LEN are reported in this paper...
- Definition of remission and relapse in polymyalgia rheumatica: data from a literature search compared with a Delphi-based expert consensusChristian Dejaco
Correspondence to Professor Michael Schirmer, Department of Internal Medicine I, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Ann Rheum Dis 70:447-53. 2011..To compare current definitions of remission and relapse in polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) with items resulting from a Delphi-based expert consensus...
- Using the cumulative deviation method for cross-institutional benchmarking in the Berlin progress testStefan Schauber
Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Med Teach 32:471-5. 2010..Besides the advantages of the method, there are some difficulties as errors of measurement are not independent, which violates the premises of testing statistical differences...
- Programme alignment in higher-level planning processes: a four-country case-study for Sexual and Reproductive HealthRebecca Dodd
World Health Organization, 63 Tran Hung Dao, Hanoi, Vietnam
Int J Health Plann Manage 24:193-204. 2009..The paper recommends that local donor organizations, including key UN agencies, offer greater support for SRH programme managers in promoting the pro-poor and systems-wide strengths of SRH programmes to planners and policy makers...
- Cancer control-planning and monitoring population-based systemsJoe B Harford
Office of International Affairs, National Cancer Institute, EPN100, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Tumori 95:568-78. 2009..Experiences from around the world are reviewed to highlight the issues and showcase some possible solutions...
- Comparative analysis of national legislation in support of the revised international health regulations: potential models for implementation in the United StatesRebecca Katz
Department of Health Policy, George Washington University School of Public Heath and Health Services, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20006, USA
Am J Public Health 100:2347-53. 2010..The methods currently being considered by these nations for executing the IHR (2005) are potentially applicable models for the United States to consider...
- Ethics and the ethnography of medical research in AfricaSassy Molyneux
KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Laboratories, Social Behavioural Research group, P O Box 230, District Hospital Grounds, Kilifi, Kenya
Soc Sci Med 67:685-95. 2008....
- U.S. Government engagement in support of global disease surveillanceRebecca L Katz
U S Department of State, Washington, DC, USA
BMC Public Health 10:S13. 2010..This paper aims to describe the agencies and offices working directly on global disease surveillance capacity building in order to clarify the United States Government interagency efforts in this space...
- International, multicenter, randomized, controlled study comparing dynamically individualized versus standard treatment in patients with chronic hepatitis CStefan Zeuzem
Saarland University Hospital, Homburg Saar, Germany
J Hepatol 43:250-7. 2005..The aim of this study was to increase virologic response rates by individualized treatment according to the early virologic response...
- Genome-wide SNP detection, validation, and development of an 8K SNP array for appleDavid Chagne
Plant and Food Research, Palmerston North Research Centre, Palmerston North, New Zealand
PLoS ONE 7:e31745. 2012....
- Tracking official development assistance for reproductive health in conflict-affected countriesPreeti Patel
King s College London, London, UK
PLoS Med 6:e1000090. 2009..The purpose of this study was to analyse official development assistance (ODA) for reproductive health activities in conflict-affected countries from 2003 to 2006...
- Public health. Will vaccines be available for the next influenza pandemic?Klaus Stohr
World Health Organization Influenza Programme, Geneva, Switzerland
Science 306:2195-6. 2004
- Unequal weight: equity oriented policy responses to the global obesity epidemicSharon Friel
Commission on Social Determinants of Health, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT
BMJ 335:1241-3. 2007
- The asbestos cancer epidemicJoseph LaDou
Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, 350 Parnassus Avenue, Suite 609, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
Environ Health Perspect 112:285-90. 2004..The global asbestos cancer epidemic is a story of monumental failure to protect the public health...
- Cancer in developing countries: challenges and solutionsA V Reeler
Axios International, Paris, France
Ann Oncol 17:viii7-viii8. 2006
- Nucleotide sequence database policiesSoren Brunak
Science 298:1333. 2002
- The development of international health policies--accountability intact?I Kickbusch
Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
Soc Sci Med 51:979-89. 2000....
- The impact of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief on expansion of HIV care services for adult patients in western KenyaKara Wools-Kaloustian
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5124, USA
AIDS 23:195-201. 2009..The President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief committed $15 billion to addressing HIV in resource-poor settings...
- Teaching medical students about different health care systems: an international exchange programMadelon L Finkel
Office of International Medical Education, Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 411 E 69th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
Acad Med 81:388-90. 2006..The case studies permit comparisons of health care systems among the participating U.S. and European Union countries, as well as opportunities for institutional and individual learning...
- Ivermectin and onchocerciasis: is it all solved?A D Hopkins
CBM Regional Office, Nairobi, Kenya
Eye (Lond) 19:1057-66. 2005..A macrofilaricide destroying adult worms and safe for mass distribution would solve the problem of onchocerciasis...
- The role of research in international tobacco controlKenneth E Warner
Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 S Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Am J Public Health 95:976-84. 2005....
- Prevention of chronic diseases: a call to actionRobert Beaglehole
University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Lancet 370:2152-7. 2007..We have established the Chronic Disease Action Group to encourage, support, and monitor action on the implementation of evidence-based efforts to promote global, regional, and national action to prevent and control chronic diseases...
- Moral imagination: the missing component in global healthSolomon R Benatar
Bioethics Centre, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
PLoS Med 2:e400. 2005
- APOC's strategy of community-directed treatment with ivermectin (CDTI) and its potential for providing additional health services to the poorest populations. African Programme for Onchocerciasis ControlM Homeida
Academy of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Ann Trop Med Parasitol 96:S93-104. 2002..Evaluation of the experiences in integration of health services, particularly at community level, is crucial to the success of the integration...
- India takes an open source approach to drug discoverySeema Singh
Cell 133:201-3. 2008..This month, India is launching a new open source initiative for developing drugs to treat diseases such as tuberculosis, malaria, and HIV...
- Expanding global research and development for neglected diseasesDavid J Winters
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Geneva, Switzerland
Bull World Health Organ 84:414-6. 2006
- Trade liberalisation and the nutrition transition: mapping the pathways for public health nutritionistsAnne Marie Thow
Menzies Centre for Health Policy, Victor Coppleson Bldg D02, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Public Health Nutr 12:2150-8. 2009....
- North and South: bridging the information gapR Horton
The Lancet, London, UK
Lancet 355:2231-6. 2000..Investigators, publishers, editors, and editorial organisations all have important parts to play in solving this global information poverty...
- Eradication: lessons from the pastD A Henderson
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Bull World Health Organ 76:17-21. 1998..This approach, while interesting, fails to recognize many of the important lessons learned and their broad implications for contemporary disease control programmes worldwide...
- Global health diplomacy: the need for new perspectives, strategic approaches and skills in global healthIlona Kickbusch
Institute of International Studies, Geneva, Switzerland
Bull World Health Organ 85:230-2. 2007
- Making performance-based funding work for healthDaniel Low-Beer
Performance Evaluation and Policy Unit, The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Vernier, Geneva, Switzerland
PLoS Med 4:e219. 2007
- Contributions of international cooperation projects to the HIV/AIDS response in ChinaJiangping Sun
Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, China
Int J Epidemiol 39:ii14-20. 2010For 20 years, China has participated in 267 international cooperation projects against the HIV/AIDS epidemic and received ∼526 million USD from over 40 international organizations...
- Trade and health: an agenda for actionRichard D Smith
Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, and Centre on Global Change and Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Lancet 373:768-73. 2009..We hope that this Series has prompted the reader to become involved in these efforts...
- Critical interactions between Global Fund-supported programmes and health systems: a case study in Lao People's Democratic RepublicSandra Mounier-Jack
Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
Health Policy Plan 25:i37-42. 2010..Unintended consequences concern the lack of alignment between national stated priorities (maternal and child health) and the strong focus of external partners, such as the Global Fund, on financing communicable disease programmes...
- Medical tourism: globalization of the healthcare marketplaceMichael D Horowitz
Global Perspectives Program, Goizueta Business School, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
MedGenMed 9:33. 2007..Medical tourism presents important concerns and challenges as well as potential opportunities. This trend will have increasing impact on the healthcare landscape in industrialized and developing countries around the world...
- The cost-effectiveness of technology transfer using telemedicineK Johnston
Health Economics Research Centre, University of Oxford, UK
Health Policy Plan 19:302-9. 2004..Technology transfer using telemedicine is a cost-effective method that richer countries can employ to aid capacity building in the health care systems of poorer countries...
- Cross-cultural assessment of neuropsychological performance and electrical brain function measures: additional validation of an international brain databaseRobert H Paul
Department of Psychology, Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Missouri, St Louis, Missouri 63121, USA
Int J Neurosci 117:549-68. 2007..These findings indicate a high degree of similarity in neurocognitive and electrophysiological function among individuals residing in developed Western cultures, consistent with a traitlike status and the high heritability of the EEG...
- The time has come for common ground on preventing sexual transmission of HIVDaniel T Halperin
University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Lancet 364:1913-5. 2004
- Social and environmental risk factors in the emergence of infectious diseasesRobin A Weiss
Wohl Virion Centre, Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, W1T 4JF, UK
Nat Med 10:S70-6. 2004..A better understanding of the evolving social dynamics of emerging infectious diseases ought to help us to anticipate and hopefully ameliorate current and future risks...
- Regional infectious disease surveillance networks and their potential to facilitate the implementation of the international health regulationsAnn Marie Kimball
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Box 357236, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
Med Clin North Am 92:1459-71, xii. 2008..These regional networks have become an appropriate infrastructure for the implementation of the IHR 2005...
- Taking tissue seriously means taking communities seriouslyRoss E G Upshur
University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, 88 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1L4, Canada
BMC Med Ethics 8:11. 2007..This often leads to the export of human tissue (defined broadly) from the developing to the developed world for analysis. These practices raise a number of important ethical issues that require attention...
- Pharmaceutical knowledge governance: a human rights perspectiveTrudo Lemmens
University of Toronto
J Law Med Ethics 41:163-84. 2013..This type of finding should inform needed reforms of drug regulation. The paper ends with a recommendation for a comprehensive global response to the problem of pharmaceutical knowledge governance...
- Reproductive health surveillance in the US-Mexico border region, 2003-2006: the Brownsville-Matamoros Sister City Project for Women's HealthJill A McDonald
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop K 22, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 5:A126. 2008..Limited standardized information about health risks in this population hampers capacity to address local needs and assess effectiveness of public health programs...
- First international external quality assessment of molecular detection of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virusCamille Escadafal
Centre for Biosafety, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1706. 2012..These results indicate that there is still a need for improving testing conditions and standardizing protocols for the molecular detection of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus...
- Survival of patients diagnosed with cancer in the Nordic countries up to 1999-2003 followed to the end of 2006. A critical overview of the resultsHans H Storm
Department of Cancer Prevention and Documentation, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, Copenhagen, Denmark
Acta Oncol 49:532-44. 2010..Elucidation of the differences is important when monitoring cancer care generally and evaluating the impact of cancer plans...
- Critical interactions between Global Fund-supported programmes and health systems: a case study in Papua New GuineaJames W Rudge
Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 9th Floor, Anek Prasong Building, Mahidol University, 420 6 Rajvithi Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
Health Policy Plan 25:i48-52. 2010..Increasing Global Fund attention towards health system strengthening was viewed positively, but should acknowledge that system changes are slow, difficult to measure and require long-term support...
- Multinational evidence-based recommendations on how to investigate and follow-up undifferentiated peripheral inflammatory arthritis: integrating systematic literature research and expert opinion of a broad international panel of rheumatologists in the 3E P Machado
Department of Rheumatology, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
Ann Rheum Dis 70:15-24. 2011..To develop evidence-based recommendations on how to investigate and follow-up undifferentiated peripheral inflammatory arthritis (UPIA)...
- An integrative review of global nursing workforce issuesBarbara L Nichols
GGFNS International, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Annu Rev Nurs Res 28:113-32. 2010..Strategically addressing global nursing workforce issues is paramount to sustaining the health of nations...
- Need for global action for cancer controlP Boyle
Ann Oncol 19:1519-21. 2008
- Innovative financing for health: what is truly innovative?Rifat Atun
The Business School and Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, UK
Lancet 380:2044-9. 2012..The lessons learnt from these mechanisms can be used to develop and expand innovative financing from international sources to address health needs in low-income and middle-income countries...
- Main achievements of the World Organisation for Animal Health/United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization network on animal influenzaGwenaelle Dauphin
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Animal Health Service, Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, 00153 Rome, Italy
Avian Dis 54:380-3. 2010....
- The basilar artery international cooperation study (BASICS)Wouter J Schonewille
Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Int J Stroke 2:220-3. 2007..Our limited knowledge on the outcome in patients with basilar artery occlusion comes from small case series of selected patients...
- International institutions, global health initiatives and the challenge of sustainability: lessons from the Brazilian AIDS programmeG Le Loup
INSERM U707, Paris, France
Trop Med Int Health 15:5-10. 2010..Political and organizational evolution should be monitored and warnings should trigger interventions of GHI before the decline of these programmes...
- Making stem cells count for global healthDominique S McMahon
Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, M5T 3M7, Canada
Regen Med 6:163-6. 2011..Even if they are eventually successful, better clinical oversight and measures to ensure access are required for stem cells to have a substantial and equitable impact...
- Beginning community engagement at a busy biomedical research programme: experiences from the KEMRI CGMRC-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, KenyaVicki Marsh
KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
Soc Sci Med 67:721-33. 2008....
- Global Summit on International Breast Health-ImplementationBenjamin Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2007..The resulting 2007 Implementation Guidelines will serve as a practical medical tool providing functional real world examples of "how to implement" best practices with limited health care resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- SUPPORT CONTRACT FOR THE NTP INTERAGENCY CENTER/VALIDATION OF ALT METHODSDavid Allen; Fiscal Year: 2011..of the United States, the European Union, Canada, and Japan signed a Memorandum of Cooperation for International Cooperation on Alternative Test Methods (ICATM)...
- SUPPORT CONTRACT FOR THE NTP INTERAGENCY CENTER/VALIDATION OF ALT METHODSDavid Allen; Fiscal Year: 2012..of the United States, the European Union, Canada, and Japan signed a Memorandum of Cooperation for International Cooperation on Alternative Test Methods (ICATM)...
- Interdisciplinary Research Training in Reproduction for Indian FellowsJohn C Herr; Fiscal Year: 2010..with the tradition and commitment to foster a close link between basic and clinical investigators at US institutions and their counterparts in India and to facilitate international cooperation and understanding.
- Evo-epidemiology of Scistosoma mansoni in children in KenyaERIC SAMUEL LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2010..which was established at KEMRI in 2001 with the support of the Japanese Government, through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). Transmission of S...
- Stregthening Global Human-Animal Interface Activities for Avian Influenza and othKazuaki Miyagishima; Fiscal Year: 2012..The OIE was created in 1924 to provide international cooperation and coordination against the spread of animal diseases, and has as its core mandate "the improvement of ..
- The Global Diffusion of Tobacco ControlThomas W Valente; Fiscal Year: 2013..The significance of thi proposed research is derived from addressing an important global health topic, retrieving data of unprecedented richness and granularity, and employing a sophisticated yet new comprehensive modeling approach. ..
- Collaboration with the Vietnamese Academy of Social SciencesBahr Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2010..Van thi Kim Cuc (our Major Foreign Collaborator), Vice-Director of the VASS Department of International Cooperation, and as part of the proposed project, we will solidify this relationship and extend it to other VASS ..
- HUMAN GENOME RESEARCH IN AN INTERDEPENDENT WORLDDaniel Wikler; Fiscal Year: 1991..The conferees will compare views on the need for international cooperation on a number of issues and attempt to reach consensus on which issues require international accords and ..
- COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF GROUP A AND B STREPTOCCAL GENOMEJOSEPH FERRETTI; Fiscal Year: 2000..Finally, the two institutions and their investigators have a proven record of international cooperation by way of interaction and joint publication of results.
- Public Health Strategies for the Next Influenza PandemicNayer Khazeni; Fiscal Year: 2009..for rapid spread of an influenza virus, but also in our scientific advancements, knowledge, and international cooperation. As we observe Influenza A H5N1 spreading among avian, swine, feline, and canine species, and developing ..
- Discovery of new anti-bacteremia vaccines for anthraxKathryn Sykes; Fiscal Year: 2005..These will be ready for preclinical trials. We should also have in place a high-throughput antigen discovery system that could be applied to other biothreat and emerging pathogens. ..
- THE LATE EFFECTS OF NORMAL TISSUE (LENT) IV CONFERENCEAndrea Trotti; Fiscal Year: 2002..The LENT conferences have had, and continue to have, international cooperation and major impact on protocol design in the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) and the European ..
- 22ND INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF APPLIED PSYCHOLOGYGARY VANDENBOS; Fiscal Year: 1990..criticism is received on current research, and formal and informal plans are laid for future international cooperation on a range of applied scientific problems spanning the discipline of psychology...
- CREATURES OF THE DARK--THE NOCTURNAL PROSIMIANSMARY IZARD; Fiscal Year: 1993..these gaps, (4) explore the use of nocturnal prosimians as alternative biomedical models, and (5) foster international cooperation to facilitate efficient use of research funds and rapidly changing opportunities for fieldwork...
- New Insights into Animals Models of DiabetesEdward Leiter; Fiscal Year: 2003..An important outcome of any LAD (Lessons from Animal Diabetes) meeting is to promote international cooperation and open distribution of essential animal models for diabetes research...
- CPDD ANTINOCICEPTION, PHYSICAL DEPENDENCE AND ABUSELOUIS HARRIS; Fiscal Year: 2000..The anticipated end results of this contract are written reports detailing the findings. ..
- Diff responses- C and A delta nociceptive afferentsTuan Tran; Fiscal Year: 2004..ii) To develop the technical and theoretical foundation necessary for an independent investigator. (iii) To facilitate my future international cooperation and to become a leading neuroscience researcher in Vietnam.
- MECHANISMS OF RENAL TUBULAR EPITHELIAL CELL INJURYSudhir Shah; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Control of menstrual bleeding disturbances in womenIan Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2006..This study aims to explore these possibilities in large scale clinical studies, scientific study of vascular and molecular changes in endometrium and with the exploration of molecular mechanisms in mice. ..
- Risk Factors for Psychopathology in the WHO WMH SurveysRonald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2009..Third, the level of detail in the description of data analysis plans has been substantially expanded in this revised submission in response to reviewer comments. ..
- Measuring Cytogenetic Damage in Human BloodStephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Quantifying the Value of Value-Based PurchasingRonald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Antifolates as Antimalarial DrugsCAROL SIBLEY; Fiscal Year: 2007..We think that this in depth understanding of antifolate action in the parasites will ensure that WR99210 will be developed as a useful drug for the long haul against P. falciparum and P. vivax. ..
- HARLEM AIDS TREATMENT GROUP-'CPCRA'Wafaa El Sadr; Fiscal Year: 2006..They also are committed to the conduct of large long-term studies as a means of answering key questions in HIV management that cannot be answered through shorter trials. ..
- Economic Evaluation of Addiction ServicesJENNIFER RUGER; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- High Throughput Radiation BiodosimetryStephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2007..We propose to develop such a radiation biodosimetry assay based on the extremely high analysis rates that are possible with flow cytometry instrumentation. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Outreach and Treatment for Depression in the Labor ForceRonald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2005..This is an extremely important opportunity for rapid and widespread dissemination in an area of research where dissemination of positive results has traditionally been a serious problem. ..
- HIV PREVENTION TRIAL UNIT (PRIDE NYC PROGRAM)Wafaa El Sadr; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- TUBERCULOSIS ADHERENCE PARTNERSHIP ALLIANCE STUDYWafaa El Sadr; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- DRUG RESISTANCE IN MALARIACAROL SIBLEY; Fiscal Year: 2002..When completed their experiments will provide a detailed understanding of the mutations that modify function of the Pf-DHFR and Pf-DHPS enzymes or sensitivity of the enzymes to antifolate drugs. ..
- MENTAL DISORDERS AS RISK FACTORS FOR SUBSTANCE DISORDERSRonald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- In vivo mutation assay based on pig-a locusStephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Hurricane Katrina Community Advisory GroupRonald C Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Rapid Screen for Genotoxicants, Chemoprotectors, and RadioprotectorsStephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2008..In addition, this assay can be used to investigate agents designed to ameliorate the effects of radiation exposure, e.g. biological response modifiers. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Versatile Mutation Assay PlatformStephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Automation of the vitro Micronucleus AssayStephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- SUPPORT FOR INSTITUTE FOR LABORATORY ANIMAL RESEARCHJOANNE ZURLO; Fiscal Year: 2008..S., and internationally. ..
- Lymphoma in Autoimmune Disease: Consequence of Immune Suppression or Stimulation?Sasha Bernatsky; Fiscal Year: 2008..Our proposed project will help identify patients at highest risk for lymphoma and provide guidance regarding initiation and maintenance of therapy to control SLE. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Vasculitis Clinical Research Network (VCRN)Peter Merkel; Fiscal Year: 2008..AIM 5. Build and contribute to an electronic website resource with substantive content for clinicians, researchers, and patients. ..
- EPIDEMIOLOGY OF OTITIS MEDIA IN NATIVE AMERICAN CHILDRENKathleen Daly; Fiscal Year: 2001..The ultimate goal is to decrease OM incidence and recurrence in Native American population. ..
- Exploiting Lymphopenia to Augment the Adoptive Immunotherapy of Melanoma PatientsBernard Fox; Fiscal Year: 2009..Aim 3 will characterize the regulatory T cell population in the peripheral blood prior to and following induction of lymphopenia and reconstitution. ..
- Factors Related to Living Organ Donor DecisionMarie Nolan; Fiscal Year: 2008..6. To explore the meaning of the decision to be a living kidney donor in a culturally diverse sample of living kidney donor candidates. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- GILZ Controls TLR-Induced NF-kB Activity In Acute AsthmaBruce Zuraw; Fiscal Year: 2008..We anticipate that this proposal will provide novel and clinically relevant data regarding the mechanisms of acute asthma exacerbations. ..
- NATURAL HISTORY OF END OF LIFE DECISION MAKINGMarie Nolan; Fiscal Year: 2003..3)There will be a change from more control to less control in patients' decision control preferences as they approach death ..
- RHINOVIRUS MEDIATED TRANSCRIPTION IN AIRWAY INFLAMMATIONBruce Zuraw; Fiscal Year: 2002..These results will provide a necessary foundation for additional investigations into downstream inflammatory consequences of rhinovirus infection as well as potential targets for new intervention strategies. ..
- Quality of Life Intervention in Breast Cancer SurvivorsKaren Dow; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Cross-Border HIV Prevention Project: China and VietnamTheodore Hammett; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Center for Trad.Chinese Medicine & Women's HealthFredi Kronenberg; Fiscal Year: 2004..Anita Regalia and Francesco Cardini), The University of Hong Kong (Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. P.C. Ho), and create a strong, diverse team multi-cultural team appropriate to the aims of the project. ..
- Risks for HIV and STIs among Moscow Sex WorkersChris Beyrer; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Ginger Control of Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and EmesisSuzanna Zick; Fiscal Year: 2004..Participants will be followed for 48 hours after infusion in order to assess frequency and severity of nausea and vomiting. Baseline and 48 hour post chemotherapy labs will be used to assess safety profile of ginger. ..
- CENTER FOR CAM RESEARCH IN AGINGFredi Kronenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Re-Engineering the Clinical Research EnterpriseEric Larson; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- PREVENTION MATERNAL TO INFANT HIV TRANSMISSION IN INDIARobert Bollinger; Fiscal Year: 2005..This study will provide an opportunity to identify and design future interventions, and could more rapidly focus resources on specific causes of postpartum morbidity and mortality for mothers and infants in developing countries. ..
- New model for describing and projecting adult mortalityJohn Bongaarts; Fiscal Year: 2006..4) Test the new projection method by comparing its results with projections produced by the Lee-Carter procedure. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- CTS-IPITA-IXA 2007 Joint ConferenceBernhard Hering; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Common Daily Practices of Gene Therapy Clinical ResearchGWENIEVERE ANDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2006..This study has enormous power for changing national policy recommendations as well as laying the ground work to design and implement education for all health care professionals involved in gene therapy. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Integrative Pain MedicineFredi Kronenberg; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- GENE TRANSFER TO THE VASCULAR ENDOTHELIUMTheodore Friedmann; Fiscal Year: 2003..Finally, we propose to characterize the biodistribution of these targeted vectors by sensitive fluorescence methods and correlate vector attachment with sites of endothelial-specific gene expression. ..
- Role of a novel signal transduction pathway in GBSCraig Rubens; Fiscal Year: 2007..Collectively, these studies will determine the biological significance of this signal transduction pathway and lead to the identification of novel targets of GBS, which may provide insights into their potential as antimicrobial targets. ..
- Training Program in Neural PlasticityTHOMAS CAREW; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Interstitial Cystitis Clinical Research Network (ICCRN)PHILLIP HANNO; Fiscal Year: 2007..Aim 5: To develop a suitable clinical definition of IC, a clinically and scientifically based assessment of where the disease falls in the spectrum of chronic pelvic pain, pelvic floor dysfunction, and prostatitis. ..
- Workshop on Science-Based Guidelines for Lab AnimalsJOANNE ZURLO; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- PATIENT AND PUBLIC EDUCATION IN CANCER PAIN MANAGEMENTBetty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2002..This course will impact 120 healthcare settings to improve pain management and quality of life in cancer patients and to establish model pain education programs for national dissemination. ..
- Studies in Scleroderma and Cystic Fibrosis OsteoporosisPeter Merkel; Fiscal Year: 2005..A unique seminar and a series of support services at the host institution will further complement the training program. ..
- Reducing Barriers to Pain and Fatigue ManagementBetty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Chronic Pain Self-Management for the ElderlyMary Ersek; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- MAMAS Y BEBES: PREVENTION INTERVENTION DEVELOPMENTRicardo Munoz; Fiscal Year: 2002..Effect sizes on changes in depressive symptoms and their cognitive and behavioral mediators will be obtained for power calculations for the randomized trials. ..
- Oncology Nursing Education in End of Life CareBetty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2007..This proposal includes extensive evaluation planned to monitor individual and institutional dissemination. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..