social conditions


Summary: The state of society as it exists or in flux. While it usually refers to society as a whole in a specified geographical or political region, it is applicable also to restricted strata of a society.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Female social reproductive roles affect central monoamines
    T R Summers
    Department of Biology, University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069 3290, USA
    Brain Res 767:272-8. 1997
  2. pmc Female sexual dysfunction: a case study of disease mongering and activist resistance
    Leonore Tiefer
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    PLoS Med 3:e178. 2006
  3. pmc Bigger and better: how Pfizer redefined erectile dysfunction
    Joel Lexchin
    School of Health Policy and Management, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 3:e132. 2006
  4. pmc Adherence to antiretroviral therapy: merging the clinical and social course of AIDS
    Arachu Castro
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 2:e338. 2005
  5. ncbi The ups and downs of Mexican economic growth: the biological standard of living and inequality, 1870-1950
    Moramay López-Alonso
    Dirección de Estudios Económicos Internacionales, Palacio Nacional, Patio Central 4to piso oficina 4037, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Econ Hum Biol 1:169-86. 2003
  6. ncbi Social conditions as fundamental causes of health inequalities: theory, evidence, and policy implications
    Jo C Phelan
    Columbia University, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 51:S28-40. 2010
  7. pmc Using marginal structural models to estimate the direct effect of adverse childhood social conditions on onset of heart disease, diabetes, and stroke
    Arijit Nandi
    Institute for Health and Social Policy and Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, QC Canada
    Epidemiology 23:223-32. 2012
  8. pmc Achieving the Millennium Development Goals: does mental health play a role?
    J Jaime Miranda
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 2:e291. 2005
  9. pmc Proximal, distal, and the politics of causation: what's level got to do with it?
    Nancy Krieger
    Professor, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Kresge 717, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:221-30. 2008
  10. ncbi [Hansen's disease, social conditions, and deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon]
    Diego Ricardo Xavier Silva
    Universidade do Estado de Mato Grosso, Caceres, MT, Brasil
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 27:268-75. 2010

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  1. ncbi Female social reproductive roles affect central monoamines
    T R Summers
    Department of Biology, University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069 3290, USA
    Brain Res 767:272-8. 1997
    ..We addressed three social conditions for female lizards of the species Anolis carolinensis: Isolated, paired with a mate, and in a group of 5 ..
  2. pmc Female sexual dysfunction: a case study of disease mongering and activist resistance
    Leonore Tiefer
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    PLoS Med 3:e178. 2006
  3. pmc Bigger and better: how Pfizer redefined erectile dysfunction
    Joel Lexchin
    School of Health Policy and Management, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 3:e132. 2006
  4. pmc Adherence to antiretroviral therapy: merging the clinical and social course of AIDS
    Arachu Castro
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 2:e338. 2005
  5. ncbi The ups and downs of Mexican economic growth: the biological standard of living and inequality, 1870-1950
    Moramay López-Alonso
    Dirección de Estudios Económicos Internacionales, Palacio Nacional, Patio Central 4to piso oficina 4037, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Econ Hum Biol 1:169-86. 2003
    ..Economic growth with systemic inequality largely accounts for such a pattern...
  6. ncbi Social conditions as fundamental causes of health inequalities: theory, evidence, and policy implications
    Jo C Phelan
    Columbia University, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 51:S28-40. 2010
    ..This can be accomplished either by reducing disparities in socioeconomic resources themselves or by developing interventions that, by their nature, are more equally distributed across SES groups...
  7. pmc Using marginal structural models to estimate the direct effect of adverse childhood social conditions on onset of heart disease, diabetes, and stroke
    Arijit Nandi
    Institute for Health and Social Policy and Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, QC Canada
    Epidemiology 23:223-32. 2012
    ..In particular, conventional regression approaches to direct effect estimation are biased when there is time-varying confounding of the association between adult SES and chronic disease by chronic disease risk factors...
  8. pmc Achieving the Millennium Development Goals: does mental health play a role?
    J Jaime Miranda
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 2:e291. 2005
  9. pmc Proximal, distal, and the politics of causation: what's level got to do with it?
    Nancy Krieger
    Professor, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Kresge 717, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:221-30. 2008
  10. ncbi [Hansen's disease, social conditions, and deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon]
    Diego Ricardo Xavier Silva
    Universidade do Estado de Mato Grosso, Caceres, MT, Brasil
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 27:268-75. 2010
    ..To analyze the association between social and environmental indicators and the Hansen's disease new case detection rate (HNCDR) in the Brazilian Amazon...
  11. pmc Exploring cross-sectional associations between common childhood illness, housing and social conditions in remote Australian Aboriginal communities
    Ross Bailie
    Menzies School of Health Research, Institute of Advanced Studies, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:147. 2010
  12. ncbi Lifecourse social conditions and racial and ethnic patterns of cognitive aging
    M Maria Glymour
    Department of Society Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 18:223-54. 2008
    ..A lifecourse framework can help inform clinical encounters, neuropsychological research, and surveillance regarding the population prevalence of cognitive impairments...
  13. ncbi Unsafe to play? Neighborhood disorder and lack of safety predict reduced physical activity among urban children and adolescents
    Beth E Molnar
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Health Promot 18:378-86. 2004
    ..Associations between activity levels of urban youth and limited access to safe recreation areas in their neighborhoods of residence were investigated...
  14. ncbi The mental health of young people with disabilities: impact of social conditions
    Anne Honey
    Australian Family and Disability Studies Research Collaboration, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, P O Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW, 1825, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:1-10. 2011
    ..This article explores the extent to which the relatively poor mental health of young people with disabilities is related to the social conditions in which they live.
  15. pmc Dwelling disparities: how poor housing leads to poor health
    Ernie Hood
    Environ Health Perspect 113:A310-7. 2005
    ..Consideration of the health impacts of the built environment-the human-modified places where we live, work, play, shop, and more-has been a key element in the ongoing evolution of the field of environmental health...
  16. ncbi Social conditions, health equity, and human rights
    Paula Braveman
    Center on Social Disparities in Health, University of San Francisco, 3333 California St, San Francisco, CA 94118 0943, USA
    Health Hum Rights 12:31-48. 2010
    ..human rights and health equity, focusing particularly on the implications of current knowledge of how social conditions may influence health and health inequalities, the metric by which health equity is assessed...
  17. pmc The population effect of crime and neighbourhood on physical activity: an analysis of 15,461 adults
    Roger A Harrison
    Evidence for Population Health Unit, Epidemiology and Health Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:34-9. 2007
    ..Strategies to increase physical activity in the population need to consider the wider determinants of health-related behaviour, including fear of crime and safety...
  18. ncbi [Social conditions of suicides in Austria. An overview on risk and protective factors]
    Carlos Watzka
    Lehrstuhl für Soziologie und Empirische Sozialforschung, Katholische Universität Eichstätt Ingolstadt, Ostenstraße 24, 85072, Eichstatt, Deutschland
    Neuropsychiatr 26:95-102. 2012
    ..Likewise long-term changes in town-village-differences of suicide rates in the context of 'postmodernisation' and the theme of multiple psychosocial problem situations as triggers for suicide are addressed...
  19. ncbi End-of-life in a Swedish population: demographics, social conditions and characteristics of places of death
    Eva Jakobsson
    Faculty of Health Caring Sciences, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Institute of Nursing, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 20:10-7. 2006
    The objectives of this study were to identify and describe the demographics and social conditions as well as characteristics of the places of death in a randomly selected sample that died in a county in Sweden during 2001...
  20. ncbi Childhood and adult social conditions and risk of stroke
    Armin J Grau
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum der Stadt Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:385-91. 2012
    ..including childhood are inversely associated with stroke risk and that there is a cumulative effect of social conditions during lifetime on the risk of stroke...
  21. pmc Health, equity, and the built environment
    Howard Frumkin
    Environ Health Perspect 113:A290-1. 2005
  22. ncbi Impact of neighborhood social conditions and household socioeconomic status on behavioral problems among US children
    Gopal K Singh
    Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, U S Department of Health and Human Services, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:S158-69. 2012
    We examine the impact of neighborhood social conditions and household socioeconomic status (SES) on the prevalence of parent-reported behavioral problems among US children aged 6-17 years...
  23. ncbi Caries in populations--a theoretical, causal approach
    D Holst
    Community Dentistry, Dental Faculty University of Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Oral Sci 109:143-8. 2001
    ..The image proposed in this paper is intended to spur discussion about important aspects of the epidemiology of caries in populations...
  24. ncbi Poor social conditions, criminality and urban violence: Unmentioned barriers for effective cancer pain control at the end of life
    Luiz Guilherme L Soares
    J Pain Symptom Manage 26:693-5. 2003
  25. pmc McKeown and the idea that social conditions are fundamental causes of disease
    Bruce G Link
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:730-2. 2002
    ..We return to the trend McKeown focused upon-post-McKeown and post-Colgrove-to indicate how and why social conditions must continue to be seen as fundamental causes of disease.
  26. pmc Skin infection, housing and social circumstances in children living in remote Indigenous communities: testing conceptual and methodological approaches
    Ross S Bailie
    Menzies School of Health Research and Institute of Advanced Studies, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia
    BMC Public Health 5:128. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to test approaches to data collection, analysis and feedback for a follow-up study of the impact of housing conditions on child health...
  27. ncbi The long arm of childhood: the influence of early-life social conditions on men's mortality
    Mark D Hayward
    Population Research Institute and Department of Sociology, Penn State University, 601 Oswald Tower, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Demography 41:87-107. 2004
    ..Our findings bring into sharp focus the idea that economic and educational policies that are targeted at children's well-being are implicitly health policies with effects that reach far into the adult life course...
  28. pmc Physical activity among elderly people in a city population: the influence of neighbourhood level violence and self perceived safety
    Fredrik N Piro
    Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, PO Box 1130 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:626-32. 2006
    ..To study the associations between neighbourhood level violence/fear of violence and physical activity among elderly people, accounting for somatic health...
  29. pmc Home is where the harm is: inadequate housing as a public health crisis
    Samiya A Bashir
    Am J Public Health 92:733-8. 2002
    ..Overcrowding and poor-quality housing have a direct relationship to poor mental health, developmental delay, heart disease, and even short stature...
  30. ncbi Ozone, area social conditions, and mortality in Mexico City
    Marie S O'Neill
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Environ Res 94:234-42. 2004
    We investigated whether the association of daily mortality and ambient ozone differs by age and area social conditions of the region of residence using a time-series analysis...
  31. ncbi Dental caries in postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Ante Ivankovic
    Mostar University Hospital, Kardinala Stepinca bb, 36000 Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:100-4. 2003
    ..To present the prevalence of dental caries in postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina (BH)...
  32. ncbi Historical declines in tuberculosis in England and Wales: improving social conditions or natural selection?
    R P Davies
    Tuberculosis Research Unit, Cardiothoracic Centre, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:1051-4. 1999
    A reinvestigation of the relationship between the decline of tuberculosis and improvement in social conditions in England and Wales during Victorian times.
  33. pmc Housing and health: time again for public health action
    James Krieger
    Public Health Seattle and King County and the Schools of Medicine and Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 4039, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:758-68. 2002
    ..Now is the time for public health to create healthier homes by confronting substandard housing...
  34. ncbi Street children in Pakistan: a situational analysis of social conditions and nutritional status
    Moazzam Ali
    Department of Developmental Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Medicine, Institute of International Health, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku 113 0033, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 59:1707-17. 2004
    This paper examines the social conditions and nutritional status of street children in Pakistan. Nutritional status is evaluated by an assessment of height and weight relative to age...
  35. ncbi Predictors of service use and social conditions in patients with psychotic disorders
    A K Malla
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London
    Can J Psychiatry 45:269-73. 2000
    ..To determine independent predictors of outcome on 3 separate dimensions--namely, relapse and service use, employment, and living conditions--in patients with psychotic disorders...
  36. pmc Is it ethical to use enhancement technologies to make us better than well?
    Arthur Caplan
    Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    PLoS Med 1:e52. 2004
    ..While these technologies can help people adapt to their rapidly changing lifestyles, their use raises important ethical issues...
  37. ncbi Investing in sustainable catchments
    Mark Everard
    Faculty of Applied Sciences, University of the West of England, Frenchay Campus, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol BS16 1QY, UK
    Sci Total Environ 324:1-24. 2004
    ..Internalisation of the costs of damage to ecosystem functioning will promote valuation of the natural capital of catchments as a primary resource for social and economic progress...
  38. ncbi The negative impacts of human activities in the eastern African region: an international waters perspective
    Rolph Payet
    University of Kalmar, Sweden
    Ambio 33:24-33. 2004
    ..The common theme in all 3 case studies is the need to develop integrated ecosystem and international waters policies, and mechanisms to manage conflicting interests and to limit threats to natural processes...
  39. ncbi Water-related problems of central Asia: some results of the (GIWA) International Water Assessment Program
    Igor Vasilievich Severskiy
    Department of Glaciology and Recreational Geography, Institute of Geography of Kazakhstan s Ministry of Education and Science, Almaty, Kazakhstan
    Ambio 33:52-62. 2004
    ..The main causes for this sharpening of ecological and socioeconomic conditions in the region are analyzed, and measures to mitigate stress in transboundary water-resources use are presented...
  40. ncbi International freshwater policy from Bonn to Johannesburg and beyond
    D Berbalk
    German Environment Ministry, WA I, Bernkasteler Strasse 8, 53175 Bonn, Germany
    Water Sci Technol 47:xvii-xx. 2003
  41. ncbi The Sulu-Sulawesi Sea: environmental and socioeconomic status, future prognosis and ameliorative policy options
    Lyndon DeVantier
    International Marine Project Activities Centre, Cooperative Research Centre for the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area and Australian Institute of Marine Science, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
    Ambio 33:88-97. 2004
  42. ncbi Incorporating community objectives in improved wetland management: the use of the analytic hierarchy process
    Gamini Herath
    School of Business, La Trobe University, Albury Wodonga Campus, Wodonga, Vic 3690, Australia
    J Environ Manage 70:263-73. 2004
    ..The study shows that the AHP can explicitly incorporate stakeholder preferences and multiple objectives to evaluate management options. The AHP also provides several approaches for policy makers to arrive at policy decisions...
  43. ncbi Ecological economics for water policy and management: a need for major shifts in thinking
    P Söderbaum
    Malardalen University, Department of Business Studies, Box 883, 72123 Västerås, Sweden
    Water Sci Technol 47:63-75. 2003 recognized that problems related to water quality and availability are linked with all kinds of activities and sectors in society...
  44. ncbi Workshop 1 (synthesis): water as a catalyst for development
    P Holmes
    Mount Nicholson Consulting, 57 Lucerne Ave, Bicester, OX26 3EG, UK
    Water Sci Technol 47:105-7. 2003
    ..The problem of allocating water resources is a political one, and water management teams now need to include political lobbyists and advisors. Education, at all levels, is a crucial element in any development strategy involving water...
  45. ncbi The journey from safe yield to sustainability
    William M Alley
    US Geological Survey, 5735 Kearny Villa Road, Suite O, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Ground Water 42:12-6. 2004
    ..Hydrologists can contribute to sustainable water resources management by presenting the longer-term implications of ground water development as an integral part of their analyses...
  46. ncbi Restoring the Mauri of Oruarangi Creek
    M Mills
    School of Geography and Environmental Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Water Sci Technol 48:129-37. 2003
  47. ncbi Issues in environmental water allocation--an Australian perspective
    N Schofield
    Land and Water Australia, GPO Box 2181, Canberra, New South Wales, 2601, Australia
    Water Sci Technol 48:83-8. 2003
    ..Development of practical methods for assessing environmental water requirements and experience with implementation in Australia are discussed. The paper concludes with thoughts on future needs...
  48. ncbi Why a Global International Waters Assessment (GIWA)?
    Gotthilf Hempel
    GIWA, University of Kalmar, SE 391 82, Kalmar, Sweden
    Ambio 33:2-6. 2004
    ..GIWA studies the physical, chemical and biological properties of those waterbodies and living resources in relation to the human activities, combining ecological and socioeconomic considerations...
  49. ncbi Soil erosion in developing countries: a socio-economic appraisal
    Jayanath Ananda
    School of Business, La Trobe University, Albury Wodonga Campus, Parkers Road, P O Box 821, 3689, Wodonga, Vic, Australia
    J Environ Manage 68:343-53. 2003
    ..A deeper appreciation of institutional and environmental dynamics and policy reforms to strengthen weak institutions may help mitigate the problem...
  50. ncbi The Humber catchment and its coastal area: from UK to European perspectives
    R R Cave
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Sci Total Environ 314:31-52. 2003
  51. ncbi Summary and conclusions from the SIWI seminar for young water professionals water and sustainable development--how to ensure development without compromising sustainability?
    A Johannessen
    Stockholm International Water Institute SIWI, and the Natural Resource Management division at the Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Water Sci Technol 47:211-3. 2003
    ..Furthermore, many argued in favor of building on existing institutions and steward groups for sustainability and increase their adaptive capacity...
  52. ncbi The distance between state and rural society in the PRC. Reading document no 1 (February 2004)
    Susanne Weigelin-Schwiedrzik
    Department of East Asian Studies, University of Vienna, Spitalgasse 2, Hof 2, 1090 Wien, Austria
    J Environ Manage 87:216-25. 2008
    ..It will analyze a major policy document issued by the state and party leadership in order to show how state and rural society interact on the basis of a still insurmountable distance between state and rural society...
  53. ncbi Global change and the boreal forest: thresholds, shifting states or gradual change?
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks 99775, USA
    Ambio 33:361-5. 2004
    ..Many of these triggers for change are amenable to management, suggesting that our choice of policies in the coming decades will substantially influence the ecological and societal consequences of current climatic change...
  54. ncbi Bringing feedback and resilience of high-latitude ecosystems into the corporate boardroom
    Gail Whiteman
    Department of Business Society Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ambio 33:371-6. 2004
    ..The paper concludes with a call for a detailed research agenda on the role of transnational and national companies within high-latitude regions...
  55. ncbi Forest health, collective behaviors, and management
    Nitaya Kijtewachakul
    Agricultural Systems and Engineering, Asian Institute of Technology, Klongluang, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand
    Environ Manage 33:620-36. 2004
    ..The findings also emphasize the importance of recognizing community needs and management objectives in watershed restoration and improving the productivity of forests under collective management...
  56. ncbi "A kiss here and a kiss there": conflict and collaboration in environmental partnerships
    E C Poncelet
    Department of Anthropology, CB #3115, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-3115, USA
    Environ Manage 27:13-25. 2001
  57. ncbi The use of irrigation water in Bulgaria's Plovdiv region during transition
    Ivan Penov
    Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Agriculture Plovdiv, Plovdiv 4000 Bulgaria
    Environ Manage 34:304-13. 2004
    ..The article concludes that institutional settings, in addition to changes in large-scale market forces and the state enforcement mechanism, have contributed to the irrigation decline in Bulgaria...
  58. ncbi Adaptive capacity and community-based natural resource management
    Derek Armitage
    Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, Wilfrid Lauvier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L3C5
    Environ Manage 35:703-15. 2005
  59. ncbi On the design of computer-based models for integrated environmental science
    Brian S McIntosh
    School of Water Sciences, Cranfield University, College Road, Cranfield, Bedfordshire, MK43 0AL, United Kingdom
    Environ Manage 35:741-52. 2005
    ..However, significant technical (implementation) and socio-technical (use) challenges need to be addressed before such ambition can be realized...
  60. ncbi The dynamics of ecosystems, biodiversity management and social institutions at high northern latitudes
    Thomas Elmqvist
    Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, Sweden
    Ambio 33:350-5. 2004
  61. ncbi High-latitude Sustainability: options for enhancing the resilience of northern countries to rapid social and environmental change: a message to policy makers
    Ola Ullsten
    World Commission on Forests and Sustainable Development
    Ambio 33:343. 2004
  62. ncbi The environmental, economic and societal consequences of inadequate nitrogen pollution controls
    C W Randall
    Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061 0246, USA
    Water Sci Technol 49:23-33. 2004
    ..It is recommended that nutrient recovery from wastewaters and controlled reuse of both water and nutrients be widely implemented as a part of nutrient control strategies...
  63. ncbi Innovative environmental education contributes to improved management practices in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States
    M Patricia Bradley
    U S Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Environmental Science Center, 701 Mapes Road, Fort Meade, MD 20755, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 94:205-15. 2004
    ..MAIA is distributing these short publications to decision-makers throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region. The publications have been very positively received by state and local governments and watershed groups...
  64. ncbi Danse macabre. Poverty, social status, and health
    Jeremiah A Barondess
    New York Academy of Medicine, NY 10029 5293, USA
    Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 70:4-9. 2007
  65. ncbi The commons in transition: agrarian and environmental change in Central and Eastern Europe
    Thomas Sikor
    Institute of Agricultural Economics and Social Sciences, Humboldt University Berlin, Luisenstr 56 10099 Berlin, Germany
    Environ Manage 34:270-80. 2004
    ..The findings also suggest the need for postsocialist states to take an active role in the governance of common-pool resources, particularly in the enforcement of legal rights...
  66. ncbi The man-nature relationship and environmental ethics
    Ph Bourdeau
    Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles 1050, Belgium
    J Environ Radioact 72:9-15. 2004
    ..A plea is made to support the Earth Charter, which embodies in its principles and prescriptions a balanced respect for nature and future human generations...
  67. ncbi Fitting the pieces together from the United Nations perspective
    G Young
    Water Sci Technol 49:xxv-xxvii. 2004
  68. ncbi The environmental history of Chatthin Wildlife Sanctuary, a protected area in Myanmar (Burma)
    Myint Aung
    Chatthin Wildlife Sanctuary Headquarters, Kanbalu, Sagaing Division, Myanmar
    J Environ Manage 72:205-16. 2004
  69. ncbi Species protection, the changing informal economy, and the politics of access to the bushmeat trade in the Democratic Republic of Congo
    Emmanuel de Merode
    Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London, Regents Park, London NW1 4RY, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 20:1262-71. 2006
    ..In addition, our findings suggest that traditional authorities can be potentially valuable partners for bushmeat management...
  70. ncbi Land-use and land-cover change and farmer vulnerability in Xishuangbanna prefecture in southwestern China
    Xu Jianchu
    Kunming Institute of Botany, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, P R C
    Environ Manage 36:404-13. 2005
  71. ncbi An ethical dimension to sustainable restoration and long-term management of contaminated areas
    Deborah Oughton
    Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Agricultural University of Norway, P O Box S003, 1432 Aas, Norway
    J Environ Radioact 74:171-83. 2004
    ..The paper covers two critical areas: evaluation of individual countermeasures, and use of the matrix to ensure transparent and systematic consideration of values in selection of a restoration strategy...
  72. ncbi Capital assets and intercultural borderlands: socio-cultural challenges for natural resource management
    Elaine Stratford
    School of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Tasmania, GPO Box 252 78, Hobart TAS 7001
    J Environ Manage 66:429-40. 2002
    ..For the Australian case, they are central, longstanding and persistent, and thus worthy of analysis; and they are applicable in general terms to other places with similar histories of settlement and land use...
  73. ncbi Avança Brasil: environmental and social consequences of Brazil's planned infrastructure in Amazonia
    Philip M Fearnside
    Department of Ecology, National Institute for Research in the Amazon INPA, Av André Araújo 2936, c p 478, 69011 970 Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
    Environ Manage 30:735-47. 2002
    ..The example of Avança Brasil makes clear the need to rethink how major development decisions are made and to reconsider a number of the plan's component projects...
  74. ncbi Resilience and sustainable development: building adaptive capacity in a world of transformations
    Carl Folke
    Interdisciplinary Center of Natural Resources and Environmental Research, Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ambio 31:437-40. 2002
    ..These tools require and facilitate a social context with flexible and open institutions and multi-level governance systems that allow for learning and increase adaptive capacity without foreclosing future development options...
  75. ncbi The great unmentionable, and the Red Queen
    C R C Sheppard
    Mar Pollut Bull 44:353-4. 2002
  76. ncbi A heuristic expert system for forest fire guidance in Greece
    Lazaros S Iliadis
    Dimokriteio University of Thrace
    J Environ Manage 65:327-36. 2002
    ..The average accuracy was as high as 85.25% for 1995 and 80.89% for 1994. This makes the Expert System a very important tool for forest fire prevention planning...
  77. ncbi Common property systems, migration, and coastal ecosystems
    Sara R Curran
    Ambio 31:303-5. 2002
  78. ncbi Interactions between coastal and marine ecosystems and human population systems: perspectives on how consumption mediates this interaction
    Sara Curran
    153 Wallace Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Ambio 31:264-8. 2002
  79. ncbi Modelling the effects of trade-offs between long and short-term objectives in fisheries management
    Simon Mardle
    Centre for the Economics and Management of Aquatic Resources CEMARE, University of Portsmouth, Locksway Road, Portsmouth, Hants, PO4 8JF, UK
    J Environ Manage 65:49-62. 2002
    ..The model results highlight what is essentially a principal-agent problem, with the objectives of the policy makers not necessarily reflecting the objectives of society as a whole...
  80. ncbi Investing in river health
    J Bennett
    Dept of Environmental Management, Australian National University, Canberra ACT
    Water Sci Technol 45:85-90. 2002
    ..Applications of the techniques to the estimation of the environmental values of rivers are demonstrated. The values estimated are used to demonstrate the extent of returns that are possible from investing in river health...
  81. ncbi Kissimmee River restoration: a case study
    P J Whalen
    South Florida Water Management District, West Palm Beach 33458, USA
    Water Sci Technol 45:55-62. 2002
    ..Numerous social, political, and technical challenges have been encountered during the project's evolution. Recommendations are provided for future restoration projects...
  82. ncbi Hydrological science, society and the sustainable management of Scottish freshwaters resources in the 21st century
    C Soulsby
    Department of Geography and Environment, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Sci Total Environ 294:213-20. 2002
  83. ncbi Opportunities for sustainable riverine management in the Queensland Murray-Darling Basin
    C Ellway
    Queensland Natural Resources and Mines, Warwick, Australia
    Water Sci Technol 45:201-8. 2002
  84. ncbi An inventory of riverine biodiversity in monsoonal Asia: present status and conservation challenges
    D Dudgeon
    Department of Ecology and Biodiversity, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Water Sci Technol 45:11-9. 2002
    ..Translation of awareness and knowledge to action, however, remains the essential prerequisite for societal commitment to the conservation of freshwater ecosystems...
  85. ncbi Sustainable development of water services industry
    Y Magara
    Environmental Risk Engineering Laboratory, Department of Urban Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Kita 13, Nishi 8, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 8628 Japan
    Water Sci Technol 46:1-6. 2002
    ..Water science and technology cannot supply all the answers, therefore more comprehensive water management systems should be developed by other sectors, such as the food production industry...
  86. ncbi Life cycle analysis and sewer solids
    H Gouda
    School of Engineering, Design and Technology, University of Bradford, West Yorkshire BD7 1DP, UK
    Water Sci Technol 47:185-92. 2003
    ..This work has been part of a wider study to provide enhanced decision support systems for water utilities...
  87. ncbi Water policy differences between a western democracy and a country in economic transition
    H E Valdas Adamkus
    Office of the President, Vilnius, Lithuania
    Water Sci Technol 45:125-8. 2002
    ..A major unifying factor for the Baltic Sea states is the continuing struggle to purify and protect the Baltic Sea...
  88. pmc Petroleum: possibilities in the pipeline
    Charles W Schmidt
    Environ Health Perspect 110:A22-9. 2002
  89. ncbi A finite world, earth sciences, and public trust
    T N Narasimhan
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management, Earth Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California, 322 Hearst Mining Bldg, Berkeley CA 94720 1760, USA
    Ground Water 41:11-4. 2003
    ..This conflict and its implications to the human relevance of the earth sciences are explored in the context of an extraordinary tradition of European culture known as public trust...
  90. ncbi Environmental groups forming in China
    Kellyn S Betts
    Environ Sci Technol 36:15A-16A. 2002
  91. ncbi A dynamic model for intertemporal allocation of old-growth forests in the Pacific Northwest
    Andrew D Carver
    Department of Forestry, Southern Illinois University, Mailcode 4411, Carbondale, IL 62901, USA
    J Environ Manage 66:455-63. 2002
  92. ncbi Workshop 2 (synthesis): driving forces and incentives for change towards sustainable water development
    K Takahashi
    Foundation for Advanced Studies, International Development, Tokyo, Japan
    Water Sci Technol 45:141-4. 2002
  93. ncbi Maintaining volunteer commitment to local watershed initiatives
    Ian Byron
    Johnstone Centre for Research in Natural Resources, and Society, Charles Sturt University, P O Box 789, Albury, NSW Australia 2640
    Environ Manage 30:59-67. 2002
    ..The authors suggest that the expectations of watershed groups must be based around a realistic assessment of the capacity for volunteer groups to deliver improved environmental and social outcomes...
  94. ncbi "Oh, what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive!" (Sir Walter Scott, 1808)
    William O Robertson
    Washington Poison Center, Seattle 98125, USA
    Vet Hum Toxicol 45:112-3. 2003
  95. ncbi Tuberculosis in the head and neck: experience in India
    Kishore C Prasad
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, India
    J Laryngol Otol 121:979-85. 2007
    With improvement in economic and social conditions and the use of effective anti-tubercular therapy, the developed nations, and most developing nations, have enjoyed a decline in tuberculosis for several decades...
  96. pmc Body lice as tools for diagnosis and surveillance of reemerging diseases
    V Roux
    , CNRS UPRES A 6020, , 13385 Marseille, France
    J Clin Microbiol 37:596-9. 1999
    ..A recrudescence of body lice is being observed as the numbers of individuals living under social conditions which predispose individuals to infestation have increased...
  97. ncbi Epidemiology of burn injuries in Singapore from 1997 to 2003
    Colin Song
    Department of Plastic Burns Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore S169608, Singapore
    Burns 31:S18-26. 2005
    ..This is consistent with the city's demographics of falling fertility rate and improved living and social conditions. Occupational burn admissions account for 33.4% of total admissions, a reduction of 11...
  98. ncbi Assisted suicide as conducted by a "Right-to-Die"-society in Switzerland: a descriptive analysis of 43 consecutive cases
    A Frei
    Psychiatriezentrum Luzern, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 131:375-80. 2001
    ..made to assess whether only terminally ill and people with intolerable suffering had been assisted with suicide and what efforts EXIT had made to rule out psychiatric illnesses or poor social conditions as the reason for the wish to die.
  99. ncbi 'You have to face your mistakes in the street': the contextual keys that shape health service access and health workers' experiences in rural areas
    Julaine Allan
    Charles Sturt University, Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 8:835. 2008
    ..Personal factors including an individual's fit with a local community and their professional role were explored to determine the way they affect access to rural health care...
  100. ncbi [Seroprevalence of Mycoplasma pneumoniae in children aged under 12 years]
    Andrea Lezcano
    Division Inmunologia, Departamento Consultorios Externos, Hospital de Niños Dr Pedro de Elizalde, Buenos Aires
    Arch Argent Pediatr 106:6-10. 2008
    ..This could be related to social conditions, like crowding and day care center/school attendance more frequently and at younger ages than two decades ..
  101. ncbi The creation of management systems for funding priorities in wastewater project in rural communities in the Islamic Republic of Iran
    M Farrokhi
    Mehrdad Farrokhi Department Environmental Health, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht, Iran
    Water Sci Technol 58:1181-6. 2008
    ..wastes disposal systems at present, environmental and health risks, agricultural and industrial wastewater, social conditions specially public participation, investment simplicity and type of living (seasonal or permanent)...

Research Grants62

  1. Biopsychosocial Determinants of Adolescent Obesity/Cardiovascular Risk
    Sheila Gahagan; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..PUBLIC HEATLH RELEVANCE: Adolescent obesity develops during childhood in response to biological factors and social conditions. While biological factors such as genetic inheritance are difficult to change, social factors could be ..
  2. Prenatal stress and epigenetic programming of the HPA axis and autonomic balance
    Rosalind J Wright; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..While a number of theoretical models explaining how social conditions "get into the body" to impact health have been proposed, the psychosocial stress model has been increasingly ..
  3. Stress, Gene-Environment Interaction and Cardiovascular Disease
    Belinda L Needham; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..It has also become increasingly apparent that social conditions and stressors must interact with genetic makeup, and that some of these exposures may modify gene expression ..
  4. The Demography of Prisoner Reentry: Residential Moves & Changing Social Contexts
    JEFFREY D contact MORENOFF; Fiscal Year: 2010 also developmental in that it represents the first step in a larger trajectory of research examining the social conditions that affect the health and well-being of returning prisoners, a particularly vulnerable population...
  5. Does Enhanced School-Readiness Affect Adult Health of African Americans?
    Frances A Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Social determinants of health are defined as the economic and social conditions under which people live that impact their physical well being...
  6. Health of Children Born by Mothers with Pheumatoid Arthritis
    Jorn Olsen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Several potential confounders will be taken into consideration such as age, parity, cohabitation, social conditions and place of living. All analyses will be performed using Stata/SAS Statistical software packages...
  7. Community Vulnerability and Responses to Drug-User-Related HIV/AIDS
    Samuel R Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2013 these epidemics and interventions affect one another, and how macro-contextual factors like economic and social conditions shape them both...
  8. Early experience and low 5-HT markers in alcohol abuse
    Mark Laudenslager; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and impulsive behavior patterns and low serotonin will show 1) increased rates of ethanol consumption under social conditions, 2) a greater increase in ethanol intake in response to a stressor, 3) higher probability that ethanol ..
  9. Family Size and Children's Education in Brazil
    Leticia J Marteleto; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Because of the incredible temporal and regional variation in social conditions, fertility regimes, and education Brazil has experienced over the last decades, the country offers an ..
  10. The Effect of Economic Conditions and Social Capital on the Use of Clinical Preve
    Bisma A Sayed; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Invasive risky procedures create barriers to the use of CPS. Extant research notes that economic and social conditions affect health care utilization rates, but little research examines these factors in relation to CPS ..
  11. Social protection, work and family strain: disadvantage effects in US and Europe
    Lisa F Berkman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Such social conditions might work via influencing health behaviors or through more direct physiological mechanisms...
  12. Minority Stress and Mental Health among Same-Sex Couples
    ALLEN LEBLANC; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Although minority stress research has significantly contributed to evolving understandings of how social conditions influence well-being, this field of study has been largely concerned with stress as it is experienced by ..
  13. Social Imprinting in the Development of Major Depression
    Stephen E Gilman; Fiscal Year: 2012 inflammatory cytokines and maternal HPA activity-for major depression will be heightened under adverse social conditions. Hypothesis 1a is that the combination of maternal-fetal stress, as indicated by elevated levels of ..
  14. Social Environment, Sympathetic Nervous System &Atherosclerosis in WHHL Rabbits
    Philip M McCabe; Fiscal Year: 2013 WHHLs, such that animals in stable relationships with littermates, as opposed to WHHLs in unstable social conditions or social isolation, showed a significant decrease in the progression of atherosclerosis...
  15. Mapped and perceived context of adolescent health risk
    SARAH ELIZABETH WIEHE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our research focuses on how dynamic context, or changing physical and social conditions surrounding an individual, affects an adolescent woman's health-risk behavior...
  16. Neurobehavioral and Functional Consequences of HIV in African Americans
    April D Thames; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Caucasians, but relatively weak for African Americans (as this group is most often affected by disadvantaged social conditions)...
  17. Social experience and remodeling of amygdalar circuits in rat adolescence
    HOLLY MARIE MOORE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Given that BA circuits are recruited by salient appetitive or aversive events, the social conditions will range from peer/play-enriched to isolation with threat...
  18. Early and Mid-Life Social Determinants of Racial Disparities in Late-Life Health
    Carlos F Mendes de Leon; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..g., education, occupational status), and residential environment social conditions (e.g...
  19. The biological and behavioral bases of decision-making in medical professionals
    P Read Montague; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We propose that these environments, paired with the social conditions around expertise lend themselves to significant decision biases, particularly confirmation-bias and ..
  20. Determinants of cancer risk in low-income housing
    Glorian Sorensen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Understanding the nature and extent of residents'exposures to hazardous environmental and social conditions and the ways in which these factors are patterned by a range of important individual characteristics, is ..
  21. Nuestro Futoro Saludable: The JP Partnership for Healthy Caribbean Latino Youth
    LINDA SUSAN contact SPRAGUE MARTINEZ; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Latino children and youth early and life, it is possible to provide children with living environments and social conditions conducive to good health, which can create pathways to health as opposed to disparities...
    Valerie Brown; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..dissertation Project is to identify the effets of urban poverty environments and associated negative area social conditions (high rates of: juvenile delinquency; crime; unemployment; female head of house; welfare assistance; and ..
  23. The Neural Basis of Sexually Dimorphic Brain Function
    GEERT DE VRIES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A third aim is to study whether social conditions that minimize sex differences in parental behavior also change the involvement of vasopressin in parental ..
  24. Immune System Gene Polymorphisms and Preterm Delivery
    Claudia Holzman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The POUCH study has data on prenatal maternal social conditions, health behaviors, psychological well-being, medical complications, histopathologic abnormalities of ..
    DAVID MICKLOS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Brief (1000 words) theme essays serve as an authoritative introduction to the key events, persons, and social conditions that contributed to the development of eugenics...
    Gene Robinson; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..also will determine how the pheromones interact with one another, how they are communicated under different social conditions, and whether their effectiveness depends on tactile communication...
    Anthony Lehman; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..The clinical characteristics, social conditions, functional deficits, and treatment and service needs of these dually diagnosed patients must be better ..
    ELIOT SMITH; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..These topics relate to mental health in several ways. For example, stereotypes contribute to concrete social conditions (such as prejudice and discrimination) that affect many people's mental health, and negative stereotypes ..
    Gisela Epple; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Some of the endocrine events in young animals maturing under controlled social conditions will be studied to provide data on which future experimentation on possible pheromonal influences on the ..
    Susan Nolen Hoeksema; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..First and foremost, women are more likely than men to be exposed to social conditions that strip them of power to act on their environment and cause their attention to be turned inward...
    Ira Tager; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..factors that relate to physical function maintenance and recovery after deteriorations in health status or social conditions. These points of focus are captured in a conceptual model that serves to guide the Specific Aims and the ..
  32. Modelling Community Disparity in Breast Cancer Screening
    Mario Schootman; Fiscal Year: 2004 capital) by which women age 40 or older from metropolitan areas with adverse material and social conditions are less likely to be screened for breast cancer after controlling for individual-level barriers...
    Mei Fang Cheng; Fiscal Year: 2000 a role in the reinstatement of courtship behavior, brain damaged males will be exposed to a variety of social conditions. Additionally, preliminary studies of adult ring doves strongly suggest that brain lesions dramatically ..
    Neil Schluger; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..City, where the increasing incidence of tuberculosis is related to the AIDS epidemic, the deterioration of social conditions, the breakdown of the public health infrastructure, and continuing immigration of persons from countries ..
    RAZVAN TUCULESCU; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..The study will cover the effects of social facilitation and observational learning under different social conditions. By varying the nature of the contact between the experimental chicks and social companions we will separate ..
  36. Neighborhood Effects on Health and Functioning of Elders
    Lisa Berkman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Although much is known about the impact of social conditions and behaviors on the health and well-being of the elderly, less is understood about the residential ..
  37. SES Disparities in Illegal Drug Use and Treatment
    Richard Miech; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..that will serve as groundwork for an independent research program, which will examine dynamic links between social conditions and illegal drug use and treatment. Several mentors with complementary skills will advise the candidate...
    ALYSIA KWON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..between maternal depression and child behavior but considerably less evidence on the effects of neighborhood social conditions on both of these outcomes...
  39. Mentoring Junior Faculty: Access to HIV Care
    Andrew Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..among aspects of the molecular biology of HIV, the behavior of HIV-infected people and the economic and social conditions in which people with H/V/AIDS find themselves...
  40. Explaining Differences in Health of Chinese Elderly
    Rongjun Sun; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..individual characteristics are taken into account? (4) Are any such effects mediated through physical and social conditions of communities? (5) Are the effects of individual characteristics on health conditional on community-level ..
    Lester Luborsky; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..5, for the testing of theories of symptom formation for depression, and Study 6, for examining theories of symptom formation through narratives that reveal the personal and social conditions for drug taking (intravenous drug users).
  42. Combinatorial Genomics in Cancer
    Steve W Cole; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The bioinformatic tools produced in these studies will create a generalized analytic infrastructure for mapping complex etiologies in cancer and deploying patient-specific targeted therapies. ..
  43. Autonomic nervous system control of HIV-1 replication
    Steve Cole; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Such interventions would enhance the efficacy of current antiretroviral treatment regimens by opposing physiologic processes that support ongoing pathogenesis. ..
    Steve Cole; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. Stigma and Psychosis: A Prospective Study
    Bruce Link; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  46. Histories of Social Engagement and Cognitive Functioning
    Teresa E Seeman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  47. Breast Cancer After The Women?s Health Initiative Study: Declining Incidence?
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The knowledge gained will lead to new insights about the causes of breast cancer and ways its incidence can be reduced. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. Race & Breast Cancer Estrogen Receptor Status: Impact of Class and Missing Data
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. Analysis of the Cardiac Access Study
    Thomas LaVeist; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  50. Racial Discrimination and Risk of Chronic Disease
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    John Capitanio; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Teresa Seeman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2003
  54. Long-Term Effects of the Moving-to-Opportunity Experiment on Youth Violence
    Jens Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  55. Methamphetamine, Stress and SIV: Effects at Blood-Brain Barrier and Lymph Nodes
    John P Capitanio; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Relevance ..
  56. Geocoding, Census Data & Social Disparities in Health
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005
  57. Socioeconomic Trends in Breast Cancer Incidence
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results of this investigation will provide new insights into social determinants of and secular changes in breast cancer incidence, with implications for breast cancer surveillance, screening and control. ..
    Jo Phelan; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..By identifying the attitudes and beliefs that drive stigmatization and discrimination, the investigators will be better poised to address the social consequences of the expansion of knowledge about the human genome. ..
  59. Development Epidemiology of PTSD
    Karestan Koenen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This work will help the development of prevention and treatment interventions for traumatized individuals and will contribute to our understanding of the etiology of PTSD. ..
  60. The Transition to Nicotine Dependence in Adolescence
    Denise Kandel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The study will generate a unique understanding of the natural history, etiology and consequences of nicotine dependence among young people. ..
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Fortypespecifications,see instructions onpage 6.) RESEARCHGRANT TABLE OF CONTENTS PageNumbers FacePage 1 description, ..
  62. A Partnership to Promote Physical Activity and Healthy Eating in AME Churches
    Sara Wilcox; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The inclusion of PA, use of a CBPR approach, engagement of church decision makers, and focus on the church's ..