Summary: Social welfare organizations with programs designed to assist individuals in times of need.

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  1. ncbi A contemporary reexamination of revenue ruling 69-545 and the promotion of health rationale for exemption
    D M Mancino
    McDermott, Will and Emery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Health Law 34:615-55. 2001
  2. ncbi Oxytocin infusion increases charitable donations regardless of monetary resources
    Jorge A Barraza
    Center for Neuroeconomics Studies, Claremont Graduate University, USA
    Horm Behav 60:148-51. 2011
  3. ncbi "Natural ground" for medical research charities: public and patient involvement in research funding
    Sophie Petit-Zeman
    Association of Medical Research Charities, London, UK
    J Ambul Care Manage 33:249-56. 2010
  4. pmc Charities and patient groups should declare interests
    Jenny Hirst
    BMJ 326:1211. 2003
  5. ncbi CAM research funding in the UK: surveys of medical charities in 1999 and 2002
    B Wider
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Complement Ther Med 11:165-7. 2003
  6. ncbi Right on schedule. Hospitals deal with thorny issues of new Form 990
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 38:42, 44. 2008
  7. ncbi Endangered species? Not-for-profit hospitals face tax-exemption challenge
    Lisa Simonson Maiuro
    Medstat, Sacramento, Calif, USA
    Healthc Financ Manage 58:74-8, 80, 82 passim. 2004
  8. ncbi Pardon me: that's our money!
    Michael W Peregrine
    McDermott, Will and Emery, LLP, Chicago, USA
    Healthc Financ Manage 58:58-62, 64. 2004
  9. ncbi Categorizing care. CHA, VHA provide guidelines for charity endeavors
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 34:14-5. 2004
  10. ncbi Charity care: not getting what we pay for
    Richard Scruggs
    Scruggs Law Firm, PA, P O Box 1136, 120 A Courthouse Square, Oxford, MS 38655, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 3:34-5. 2005

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  1. ncbi A contemporary reexamination of revenue ruling 69-545 and the promotion of health rationale for exemption
    D M Mancino
    McDermott, Will and Emery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Health Law 34:615-55. 2001
    ..Rather, a flexible approach to promotion of health should be embraced by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), practitioners, and the courts...
  2. ncbi Oxytocin infusion increases charitable donations regardless of monetary resources
    Jorge A Barraza
    Center for Neuroeconomics Studies, Claremont Graduate University, USA
    Horm Behav 60:148-51. 2011
    ..This is the first study showing that OT increases generosity in unilateral exchanges directed toward philanthropic social institutions, as opposed to immediate benefits directed at individuals or groups...
  3. ncbi "Natural ground" for medical research charities: public and patient involvement in research funding
    Sophie Petit-Zeman
    Association of Medical Research Charities, London, UK
    J Ambul Care Manage 33:249-56. 2010
    ..With many medical research charities often representing distinct patient groups as part of their broader charitable role, or having strong patient ..
  4. pmc Charities and patient groups should declare interests
    Jenny Hirst
    BMJ 326:1211. 2003
  5. ncbi CAM research funding in the UK: surveys of medical charities in 1999 and 2002
    B Wider
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Exeter, UK
    Complement Ther Med 11:165-7. 2003
    A custom-made questionnaire was sent to all UK medical charities in 1999 and again in 2002. Its primary aim was to assess the commitment of these institutions towards funding research in complementary and alternative medicine (CAM)...
  6. ncbi Right on schedule. Hospitals deal with thorny issues of new Form 990
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 38:42, 44. 2008
  7. ncbi Endangered species? Not-for-profit hospitals face tax-exemption challenge
    Lisa Simonson Maiuro
    Medstat, Sacramento, Calif, USA
    Healthc Financ Manage 58:74-8, 80, 82 passim. 2004
    ..Such differences could have a bearing on any state's decision regarding whether a hospital should be allowed to retain its tax-exempt status...
  8. ncbi Pardon me: that's our money!
    Michael W Peregrine
    McDermott, Will and Emery, LLP, Chicago, USA
    Healthc Financ Manage 58:58-62, 64. 2004
    ..As a strategic defense, providers should perform internal due diligence that focuses on governing documents, financial arrangements, donations/solicitation, real estate, and charitable waste allegations...
  9. ncbi Categorizing care. CHA, VHA provide guidelines for charity endeavors
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 34:14-5. 2004
  10. ncbi Charity care: not getting what we pay for
    Richard Scruggs
    Scruggs Law Firm, PA, P O Box 1136, 120 A Courthouse Square, Oxford, MS 38655, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 3:34-5. 2005
  11. ncbi Charitable formula. Catholic hospitals more clearly define how they measure community benefit
    Carol Keehan
    Catholic Health Association, St Louis, USA
    Mod Healthc 36:18. 2006
  12. ncbi Mission, margin, and trust in the nonprofit health care enterprise
    Thomas L Greaney
    Center for Health Law Studies, Saint Louis University, USA
    Yale J Health Policy Law Ethics 5:1-87. 2005
  13. ncbi Clash on hand. CBO report concerning definition of tax arbitrage leads to spirited debate
    Cinda Becker
    Mod Healthc 37:40, 42. 2007
  14. ncbi Making the best of a bad (debt) situation. Healthcare organizations shake up their policies in light of increased scrutiny of charity care
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 35:40-3. 2005
  15. ncbi Beginning of the end? North Mississippi Health Services' settlement of uninsured billing issues raises questions about future of hospital lawsuits
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 34:6-7, 16, 1. 2004
    ..North Mississippi Health Services made the agreement before attorney Richard Scruggs, left, and his firm filed legal action against the system...
  16. ncbi Strictures increased for hospital joint ventures
    Charlene L McGinty
    Powell, Goldstein, Frazer and Murphy LLP, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    GHA Today 47:3. 2003
  17. ncbi Corporate finance and consolidation in health care
    Christal Stone
    Health Care Financing and Organization, USA
    Find Brief 9:1-3. 2006
  18. ncbi Promoting accountability: hospital charity care in California, Washington state, and Texas
    Janet P Sutton
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 15:237-50. 2004
    ..This finding suggests that more prescriptive community benefit or charity care requirements may be necessary to ensure that private hospitals assume a larger role in the care of the uninsured...
  19. ncbi Charity-care wrangling. Ohio, Wis. unveil separate payment strategies
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 36:17. 2006
  20. ncbi Well-kept secret. Despite a lack of clearly defined standards, hospitals are under increasing pressure to publicly report charity-care figures
    Mary Chris Jaklevic
    Mod Healthc 34:6-7, 16, 1. 2004
    ..Charity-care data are "all over the map," says Susan Sherry, left, deputy director of Community Catalyst...
  21. ncbi Attacking abuse. Lawsuits plague not-for-profits, AHA
    Mary Chris Jaklevic
    Mod Healthc 34:7, 16. 2004
  22. ncbi Charitable obligations. Both sides declare victory in uninsured billing settlements. Will more systems settle rather than fight it out in court?
    Cinda Becker
    Mod Healthc 36:6-7, 16, 1. 2006
    ..Attorney John Phillips, left, says the fact poor people don't have the money to pay is really the impetus behind these lawsuits...
  23. ncbi Outsourcing everything. Accelerating use of outsourcing adds to public policy debate while raising questions about hospitals' 'charitable' status
    Michael Romano
    Mod Healthc 34:24-6, 34. 2004
  24. ncbi Defining & measuring community benefit
    Karen Sandrick
    Hosp Health Netw 80:66, 68, 70 passim. 2006
  25. ncbi Charitable intentions. CHA, VHA unveil community-benefit guidelines developed to help not-for-profit hospitals justify their tax exemptions
    Cinda Becker
    Mod Healthc 36:6-7, 14, 1. 2006
    ..While the AHA doesn't agree, some experts do. MedPAC member Nancy Kane, right, says bad debt "is a tough one, but I don't think a lot of bad debt is a community benefit...
  26. ncbi Scheduling challenges. With overhauled Form 990, hospitals are being asked for more specifics on governance, pay, perks, subsidized care
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 38:6-7, 16, 1. 2008
    ..quot;We look at this as the first step," says the IRS' Theresa Pattara, left, who was project manager for the form's retooling...
  27. ncbi Stable outlook, for now. Fitch sees calm prospects for 2006, uncertain for 2007
    Cinda Becker
    Mod Healthc 36:14. 2006
  28. ncbi True to form. The IRS' updated reporting rules for tax-exempt organizations could require full disclosure on community benefits, charity care
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 37:6-7, 16, 1. 2007
    ..Most hospitals welcome the revisions, but the legislative process to implement those reforms could be lengthy, says healthcare attorney Bernadette Broccolo, left...
  29. ncbi Focus stays on charity care. New class action filed, as one system wins in court
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 35:8-9. 2005
  30. ncbi Straight talk. New approaches in healthcare
    Jack Lanier
    Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA, USA
    Mod Healthc 35:31-4. 2005
    ..The session on charity care and tax-exempt status was held on October 4, 2005 at Modern Healthcare's Chicago headquarters. Fawn Lopez, publisher of Modern Healthcare, was the moderator...
  31. ncbi IRS turns up the heat. Agency may seek data on compensation, benefits
    Tony Fong
    Mod Healthc 35:8-9. 2005
  32. ncbi Hospitals under attack
    Neville M Bilimoria
    Duane Morris LLP, Health Care Practice Group, 227 West Monroe Street, Suite 3400, Chicago, IL 60606, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 21:103-7. 2005
    ..The article focuses on Illinois law and the context of these cases and provides a background for the impetus of this influx of charitable care lawsuits...
  33. ncbi Defining community benefits. Good stewards. Montana clinic works to standardize not-for-profits' benefit guidelines
    Nicholas Wolter
    Billings Clinic, Montana, USA
    Mod Healthc 35:S3. 2005
  34. ncbi The community benefit standard for non-profit hospitals: which community, and for whose benefit?
    Cecilia M Jardon McGregor
    J Contemp Health Law Policy 23:302-40. 2007
  35. ncbi Illinois seeks charity regs
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 36:7, 16. 2006
  36. ncbi Accountability addressed. AHA confers with Grassley on charity-care proposals
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 36:4. 2006
  37. ncbi More charity-care scrutiny. Kansas joins states investigating billing practices
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 36:17. 2006
  38. ncbi A transparency guide. The things not-for-profits need to do to keep their tax exemptions
    Bruce McPherson
    Alliance for Advancing Nonprofit Health Care, Washington, USA
    Mod Healthc 36:22. 2006
  39. ncbi The new union strategy. Turning the community against you
    Richard Haugh
    Hosp Health Netw 80:32-7, 2. 2006
    ..The campaigns can be brutal and relentless, and as hospital executives from Connecticut to California will attest, they can even get personal...
  40. ncbi Blessings from above. Large Catholic healthcare systems have seen their revenue, profits rebound. How will that affect spending on charity care?
    Paul Barr
    Mod Healthc 35:6-7, 16, 1. 2005
    ..quot;We are doing well. We've continued to improve our operating margins," says Kris Zimmer, left, an executive at SSM Health Care...
  41. ncbi Minnesota thaw, Fairview tells state it will ease collection practices
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 35:20-1. 2005
  42. ncbi Post 990s online, report urges. Recommendations designed to boost transparency
    Cinda Becker
    Mod Healthc 37:17. 2007
  43. ncbi Regulations. Court ruling, IRS initiative highlight issues in debate over tax-exempt status
    Haydn Bush
    Hosp Health Netw 81:24-5. 2007
  44. ncbi Exemption inquiry. Congress not sure what sets apart not-for-profits
    Ralph Loos
    Mod Healthc 35:8-9, 16. 2005
  45. ncbi Still in the cross hairs. Charity-care scrutiny continues to dog hospitals
    Cinda Becker
    Mod Healthc 36:7, 16. 2006
  46. ncbi Looking for volunteers. With the number of uninsured on the rise, the proportion of physicians willing to provide free care is on the decline
    Michael Romano
    Mod Healthc 36:6-7, 16, 1. 2006
    ..quot;It's got to do with a lot of things going on with their practices--insurance costs, the reimbursement rate, high overhead", says Linda Kinney, left, of Project Access...
  47. ncbi Consumerism: a matter of trust
    Richard L Clarke
    Healthcare Financial Management Association, Westchester, Ill, USA
    Trustee 60:25-6, 28, 1. 2007
    ..Remembering that hospitals exist first and foremost to serve their patients is at the core of understanding consumerism...
  48. ncbi Charity under fire? Providers say regs prevent them from giving care
    Patrick Reilly
    Mod Healthc 33:8-9. 2003
  49. ncbi Measuring community benefits. Report finds tax-exempts edge out for-profits on giving
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 36:12. 2006
  50. ncbi One for you and two for me: revenue sharing arrangements in charitable healthcare organizations
    T K Hyatt
    Ober, Kaler, Grimes and Shriver, Washington, USA
    J Health Law 34:541-65. 2001
    ..and have been the subject of critics' ire as an impermissible transgression of the fundamental line between charities and commercial enterprises...
  51. ncbi Surviving the heat. At Senate, House hearings, lawmakers ask tough questions of high-profile execs regarding tax-exemption status, charity
    Jeff Tieman
    Mod Healthc 34:6-7, 16, 1. 2004
    ..The AHA's David Bernd, left, argued that not-for-profits' mission is much wider than just indigent care...
  52. ncbi Sanctions with bite could affect hospitals. Final IRS rule might mean more aggressive enforcement, but it includes protections, too
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 32:12-3. 2002
  53. ncbi Charity care: do not-for-profits influence for-profits?
    Jan P Clement
    Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 59:59-78. 2002
  54. ncbi Ramifications of the Provena ruling. Revocation of tax-exempt status is a warning shot for not-for-profit providers
    William Foley
    Provena Health, Mokena, IL, USA
    Mod Healthc 36:18. 2006
  55. ncbi Steven T. miller: the IRS perspective on charity care
    Steven T Miller
    Healthc Financ Manage 61:28-30. 2007
  56. ncbi Capacity considerations and community benefit expenditures of nonprofit hospitals
    H J Bryce
    College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 26:24-39. 2001
    ..This places every nonprofit hospital at risk. This article is about certain common factors that impact the management of all nonprofit hospitals and their ability to comply with such laws...
  57. ncbi Silent treatment. Report: hospitals not telling patients about free care
    Tony Fong
    Mod Healthc 33:10. 2003
  58. ncbi Regulation. Thank you, IRS
    Richard Haugh
    Hosp Health Netw 80:20, 22. 2006
  59. ncbi Charity at the deathbed: impacts of public funding changes on hospice care
    Julie Pietroburgo
    Department of Public Administration and Policy Analysis, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Illinois 62026 1457, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 23:217-23. 2006
  60. ncbi Financial anatomy of biomedical research
    Hamilton Moses
    The Alerion Institute, North Garden, Va 22959, USA
    JAMA 294:1333-42. 2005
  61. pmc Lobbying and advocacy for the public's health: what are the limits for nonprofit organizations?
    J S Vernick
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:1425-9. 1999
    ..The 2 most common kinds of non-profits working to improve the public's health are "public charities" and "social welfare organizations...
  62. ncbi Involving consumers in a needs-led research programme: a pilot project
    S Oliver
    Social Science Research Unit, University of London, Institute of Education, London, UK
    Health Expect 4:18-28. 2001
    ..To describe the methods used for involving consumers in a needs-led health research programme, and to discuss facilitators, barriers and goals...
  63. pmc Consensus document on European brain research
    Jes Olesen
    European Brain Council, University of Copenhagen, Department of Neurology, Glostrup Hospital, Nordre Ringvej, Glostrup, Copenhagen, 2600 Denmark
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:i1-49. 2006
    ..The EBC was formed in 2002 to bring together scientists, clinicians, the pharmaceutical industry, charities and patient organisations from all over Europe to campaign for these goals...
  64. ncbi A brief introduction of the Chinese Marrow Donor Program
    J L Hong
    Chinese Marrow Donor Program, Red Cross Society of China, No 53, Ganmian Hutong, Dong Chen District, Beijing 100010, China
    Hong Kong Med J 15:45-7. 2009
    ..The budget of CMDP mainly comes from funds of National Charity Lottery and other charities. Up to the end of 2008, 31 branch registries and HLA-typing laboratories, five high-resolution laboratories, and ..
  65. ncbi Narrating uncertainties about treatment of mental health conditions
    Frances L Rapport
    Centre for Health Information, Research and Evaluation, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Grove Building, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:371-9. 2010
  66. ncbi Generic health-related quality of life amongst patients employing different voice restoration methods following total laryngectomy
    Paul Farrand
    School of Applied Psychosocial Studies, University of Plymouth, Exeter Campus, Exter, UK
    Psychol Health Med 12:255-65. 2007
    ..Advertising this study through several leading laryngectomy charities resulted in the completion of 226 questionnaires (TEP = 147; oesophageal speech = 42; electrolarynx = 37) ..
  67. ncbi Resource allocation to brain research in Europe (RABRE)
    P Sobocki
    Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Neurosci 24:2691-3. 2006
    ..The assessment of funding included public sources (governmental agencies plus charities) and industry funding...
  68. ncbi Targeting malignancies with disulfiram (Antabuse): multidrug resistance, angiogenesis, and proteasome
    B Cvek
    Department of Cell Biology and Genetics, Faculty of Science, Palacky University, Slechtitelu 11, 78371 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Curr Cancer Drug Targets 11:332-7. 2011
    ..The larger clinical trials, if appropriate, will need support from governments and charities to get the generic drug into the clinic as a "non-profit" drug.
  69. ncbi Westermarck's altruism
    Frank Salter
    Human Ethology Research Group, Max Planck Society, Von der Tann Str 3, 82346 Andechs, Germany
    Politics Life Sci 27:28-46. 2008
    ..The latter decreases public altruism, whether expressed as charitableness to beggars, national charities, or public goods...
  70. ncbi Changing dynamics in the Canadian voluntary sector: challenges in sustaining organizational capacity to support healthy communities
    Eric Steedman
    J R Soc Promot Health 126:275-9. 2006
    ..sector is large, consisting of an estimated 180,000 non-profit organizations [of which 80,000 are registered as charities] and hundreds of thousands more volunteer groups that are not incorporated [Statistics Canada, 2002]...
  71. pmc Patient dumping in New York City, 1877-1917
    School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:789-95. 2011
    ..When transfers resulted in death, Manhattan coroners held inquests. In 1902, the Commissioner of Charities issued an order requiring that he be sent a full report from the superintendent of any hospital in which a ..
  72. pmc Helping the poor emerge from "urban barbarism to civic civilization": public bathhouses in America, 1890-1915
    Perry G An
    Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10009, USA
    Yale J Biol Med 77:133-41. 2004
    In an era when the luxury of private bathrooms had not yet been made widely available to the masses, local charities and municipal governments worked feverishly to construct public bathhouses...
  73. ncbi Use of the Internet by medical voluntary groups in the UK
    N Fox
    Community Sciences Centre, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Soc Sci Med 52:155-6. 2001
    Voluntary organisations and charities established as self-help groups are contributing to the democratisation of health-related information. As part of the Internet revolution in communication, such organisations are developing web sites...
  74. ncbi Comparison of international guidelines for the emergency medical management of anaphylaxis
    M Alrasbi
    Allergy and Respiratory Research Group, Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Allergy 62:838-41. 2007
    ..Guideline-based treatment approaches for managing anaphylaxis are widely believed to result in good outcomes, but the strength of evidence underpinning the recommendations made therein is unclear...
  75. pmc Why men with prostate cancer want wider access to prostate specific antigen testing: qualitative study
    Alison Chapple
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 325:737. 2002
    ..To explore the attitudes of men with confirmed or suspected prostate cancer to testing for prostate specific antigen...
  76. ncbi Resource allocation to brain research in Switzerland
    Matthias J├Ąger
    Department of General and Social Psychiatry, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 138:335-9. 2008
    ..This study represents a first attempt at estimating Swiss resource allocation to brain research including both public and private spending...
  77. ncbi Developing a global strategy for cancer
    K Sikora
    World Health Organisation Cancer Programme, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Cancer 35:24-31. 1999
    ..Billions of dollars are spent annually on cancer research by the drug industry, cancer charities and governments, but a cure for cancer appears elusive...
  78. ncbi The impact of the conflicts of Iraq and Afghanistan: a UK perspective
    Josefin Sundin
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 23:153-9. 2011
    ..As the UK military engagement in Afghanistan continues and more personnel are deployed, the demand for help from military health services, the NHS and the service charities will increase.
  79. pmc Cooperators benefit through reputation-based partner choice in economic games
    Karolina Sylwester
    Centre for Behaviour and Evolution, Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, Henry Wellcome Building, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK
    Biol Lett 6:659-62. 2010
    Explaining unconditional cooperation, such as donations to charities or contributions to public goods, continues to present a problem...
  80. ncbi Funding of headache research in Europe
    J Olesen
    Department of Neurology, Glostrup Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cephalalgia 27:995-9. 2007
    ..Identified charities and Government agencies in Europe filled out a questionnaire regarding their funding of brain diseases...
  81. ncbi Evaluating the quality of patient leaflets about renal replacement therapy across UK renal units
    Anna Winterbottom
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:2291-6. 2007
    ..This research aims to audit the provision of patient information by renal units and charities and to assess the quality of written information about dialysis treatment options.
  82. ncbi What is Catholic about Catholic Charities?
    Charles Edmund Degeneffe
    Department of Counseling, Special Education, and Rehabilitation, Kremen School of Education and Human Development, California State University, Fresno 93740 8025, USA
    Soc Work 48:374-83. 2003
    ..Among sectarian social welfare organizations, Catholic Charities USA has emerged as the largest private provider of social welfare services...
  83. ncbi The pin-striped habit balancing charity and business in Catholic hospitals, 1865-1915
    Barbra Mann Wall
    School of Nursing, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 1337, USA
    Nurs Res 51:50-8. 2002
    ..Nursing literature seldom examines Catholic si. ters as entrepreneurs competing in the hospital marketplac even though they established hospitals throughout the United States in the late 19th and early 20th centuries...
  84. pmc The future of restorative neurosciences in stroke: driving the translational research pipeline from basic science to rehabilitation of people after stroke
    Binith Cheeran
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, London, United Kingdom
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 23:97-107. 2009
    ..Yet, the translation of these advances into clinically useful treatments is painstakingly slow...
  85. ncbi Spirituality as a positive youth development construct: conceptual bases and implications for curriculum development
    Patrick S Y Lau
    Department of Educational Psychology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:363-70. 2006
    ..These programme units constitute part of the P.A.T.H.S. Project supported by the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust...
  86. ncbi The readability and audience acceptance of printed health promotion materials used by environmental health departments
    Harold D Harvey
    Environmental Health Protection and Safety Centre, 4F10, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Northern Ireland
    J Environ Health 65:22-8. 2003
    ..The sources of the brochures included the central government, charities, trade unions, and commercial enterprises; some brochures were produced "in house...
  87. pmc The Maudsley Hospital and the Rockefeller Foundation: the impact of philanthropy on research and training
    Edgar Jones
    Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 64:273-99. 2009
    ..While wealthy charities, like the Rockefeller, often had a vision of the direction that they wished to pull medical science, and they ..
  88. ncbi Current Canadian initiatives to reimburse live organ donors for their non-medical expenses
    Sorina Vlaicu
    Department of Political Science, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Can J Public Health 98:481-3. 2007
    ..b>Charities helped a limited number of patients in financial need through grants and no-interest loans, but funding was ..
  89. ncbi Retirement and relevant contemplation
    H U Khan
    Department of Physiology, Mymensingh Medical College, Mymensingh, Bangladesh
    Mymensingh Med J 19:150-3. 2010
    ..Life after retirement from service may have many options like retired community, charities, tourism, and care for grand children or devote to a hobby or sports...
  90. pmc A subtype of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia with poor treatment outcome: a genome-wide classification study
    Monique L den Boer
    Department of Paediatric Oncology and Haematology, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Lancet Oncol 10:125-34. 2009
    ..25% of precursor B-ALL cases are genetically unclassified and have intermediate prognosis. We aimed to use a genome-wide study to improve prognostic classification of ALL in children...
  91. pmc Source of funding and results of studies of health effects of mobile phone use: systematic review of experimental studies
    Anke Huss
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1-4. 2007
  92. ncbi Functionalism and holism: community nurses' perceptions of health
    A Long
    School of Health Sciences, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
    J Clin Nurs 10:320-9. 2001
    ..At a global level they perceived the need to provide education on health matters. They gave generously to 'charities' and perceived the 'inner self' as 'that part that matters'...
  93. ncbi Starting an adolescent and young adult program: some success stories and some obstacles to overcome
    Andrea Ferrari
    Pediatric Oncology Unit, Fondazione Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan, Italy
    J Clin Oncol 28:4850-7. 2010
    ..the degree of engagement of both pediatric and adult medical oncologists, the philanthropic support of powerful charities, and the role of dedicated professionals across a range of disciplines in driving the development of services ..
  94. ncbi Lifting the veil of secrecy from industry funding of nonprofit health organizations
    Michael F Jacobson
    Center for Science in the Public Interest, Washington, DC, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 11:349-55. 2005
    ..This article describes a range of health charities, professional associations, nonprofit advocacy organizations, and industry-created organizations that receive ..
  95. ncbi Mobile phone collection, reuse and recycling in the UK
    F O Ongondo
    School of Civil Engineering and Environment, University of Southampton, Lanchester Building, University Rd, Highfield, Southampton, Hampshire SO17 1BJ, UK
    Waste Manag 31:1307-15. 2011
    ..The schemes are operated by manufacturers, retailers, mobile phone network service operators, charities and by mobile phone reuse, recycling and refurbishing companies...
  96. ncbi Attitudes and practice of gynaecologists towards abortion in Northern Ireland
    C Francome
    Department of Health and Social Science, Middlesex University, London
    J Obstet Gynaecol 31:50-3. 2011
    ..A total of 19 (51%) were in favour of the abortion charities being licensed to carry out legal abortions in Northern Ireland but 38% were opposed to this proposal.
  97. ncbi A modern approach to noise induced hearing loss in military operations
    D C Brown
    Institute of Naval Medicine
    J R Nav Med Serv 96:25-33. 2010
    ..brought together key military medical and personnel managers with civilian experts in hearing disorders and charities to help streamline our knowledge of the aetiology, investigation, prevention and management of NIHL...
  98. pmc Descriptive survey of non-commercial randomised controlled trials in the United Kingdom, 1980-2002
    Iain Chalmers
    UK Randomised Controlled Trial Registration Project, UK Cochrane Centre, Oxford OX2 7LG
    BMJ 327:1017. 2003
    ..To describe the characteristics of randomised controlled trials supported by the main non-commercial sources of funding in the United Kingdom between 1980 and 2002...
  99. ncbi Characterisation and evaluation of UK websites on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    G Akram
    Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Arch Dis Child 93:695-700. 2008
    ..To identify, characterise and evaluate UK websites providing information about attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and its pharmacological management...
  100. ncbi Asthma mitigation strategies: professional, charitable, and community coalitions
    Carla C Keirns
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:S244-50. 2009
    ..This study explores the approaches to asthma taken by community-based organizations compared with those taken by other organizations that have a focus on asthma...
  101. ncbi Should all patients be told about sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP)? Pros and Cons
    Martin J Brodie
    Epilepsy Unit, Division of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 49:99-101. 2008
    ..of SUDEP and support the view of one of the authors (MJB) and that of the Joint Epilepsy Council of UK charities that patients and their families have the right to know about the risks of epilepsy and the reasons for ..

Research Grants19

  1. Evaluating Economic Subsidies To Improve Dietary Intake Among Low Income Families
    Marian L Fitzgibbon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Department of Human Services (IDHS), which is responsible for WIC administration in the state, and the Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago, the group responsible for WIC distribution in Chicago...
  2. In-reach for Successful Aging through Education(i-SAGE)
    Vyjeyanthi S Periyakoil; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..our numerous community out-reach partners, including Foothill College, University of San Francisco, Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County, Pallium India USA and First Nations Native American Veterans Service Organizations...
  3. Reducing Asthma Disparities: The Baltimore City Healthy Homes Initiative
    Madeleine A Shea; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..delegation, a youth-focused social action organization, an asthma coalition, and a coalition of African-American charities. PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Project Narrative By adapting the Seattle King County Healthy Homes approach to the ..
  4. A Social History of Cesarean Section in the United States
    JACQUELINE HELENE WOLF; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..journals, newspapers, and magazines;doctors'casebooks;lying-in hospital casebooks;the papers of medical charities, home birthing services, lying-in hospitals, birth reform organizations, and medical and health insurance ..
  5. Cancer and Primary Care: Informing the evidence base through international compar
    Kurt C Stange; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..NIH support will be in conjunction with national cancer charities. PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Over 1...
    ..Through the support of the American Lebanese Syrian Associated Charities (ALSAC), a separate corporation whose only purpose is to raise money in support of St...
  7. Research & Community: Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke
    Barbara Hayes; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This network, developed by St. Luke's Episcopal Health Charities (sub-component of a tertiary care health system), actively addresses local health concerns in 10 multi-ethnic ..
  8. Family Background and Subsequent Helping Behavior
    MARK WILHELM; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Finally, evidence indicating which stages of childhood are important for these domains of helping behaviors would suggest ages at which interventions promoting altruism should be targeted. ..
    Margaret Holmes Rovner; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..a treatment? 2) Do information types differentially affect participants' interpretation of importance and salience of the information? 3) What new questions or concerns are raised for participants by full information? ..
  10. Hospital Closure and Healthcare Quality
    Derek DeLia; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  11. Mental Health Systems and Juvenile Justice Outcomes
    Alison Evans Cuellar; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Chromium, Cellular Energy Status and Whole Body Energy Balance
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. In-Depth Examination of Disparities in Cancer Outcomes
    Cathy Bradley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Cathy Bradley; Fiscal Year: 2004
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2002
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2001
  17. Chromium and Insulin Action
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..