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    Walking Distance to Tobacco Outlets in Vulnerable Areas Baltimore City: An Issue of Health Equity

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    Published On: September 26, 2017 | Pages: 088 - 091

    Author(s): Aruna Chandran*, Christian Fuller, Emilie Gilde
    Introduction: Health equity concerns related to tobacco use are signifi cant in Baltimore City. We use spatial analytic techniques to understand the density of tobacco outlets by areas of socioeconomic vulnerability, and their location within walking distance of residences compared with vehicle ownership. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Don’t We Need Non-communicable Diseases Block in Government Tertiary Care Hospitals?

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    Published On: September 23, 2017 | Pages: 085 - 087

    Author(s): Sumanth Mallikarjuna Majgi*, Purushottam A. Giri and Bhavani Nivetha
    Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) are emerging as the major cause of morbidity and mortality globally. In India, non-communicable diseases (NCDs) contribute to around 5.87 million deaths that account for 60% of all deaths. India shares more than two-third of the total deaths due to NCDs in the South-East Asia Region. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    A Population-Based Study Comparing Child (0-4) and Adult (55-74) Mortality, GDP-Expenditure-on- Health and Relative Poverty in the UK and Developed Countries 1989-2014. Some Challenging Outcomes

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000029

    Published On: September 21, 2017 | Pages: 077 - 084

    Author(s): Colin Pritchard*, Richard Williams, Tamas Hickish and Mark Wallace
    Purpose: To compare the UK Child (0-4) and Adult (55-74) Mortality with twenty developed countries 1989-2014 to explore whether the UK has lower priorities for children? ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Forced Marriage and Mental Health by migrants in Germany

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    Published On: September 06, 2017 | Pages: 071 - 076

    Author(s): Jan Ilhan Kizilhan*
    Background and Objectives: The study examines the extent to which a link exists between forced marriage and the frequency of mental illness. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Healthful School Environment: A Comparative Study of Public and Private Primary Schools in Ogun State, Nigeria

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    Published On: August 24, 2017 | Pages: 062 - 070

    Author(s): Amoran OE*, Kupoluyi OT, Salako AA and kupoluyi OT
    Introduction: A healthy school environment (physical, biological and socio-cultural) serves as a major determinant of health and greatly infl uences the individual’s level of intellectual growth and development. This study was therefore designed to assess the school environmental health services in both private and public primary schools in Ogun state Nigeria. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Necrotizing Fasciitis caused by Streptococcus pyogenes: A case report and literature review of disease diagnosis and management

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    Published On: August 10, 2017 | Pages: 058 - 061

    Author(s): Hassan A Aziz*
    Background: A 55-year-old male presented to the emergency room at a local hospital complaining of chest discomfort and severe left elbow pain. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Palliative Care for Cancer: A Public Health Challenge in India

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000025

    Published On: July 17, 2017 | Pages: 054 - 057

    Author(s): Shrikant Atreya* and Purushottam A Giri
    Palliative care is an emerging discipline worldwide which focuses on improving the quality of life of patients with chronic life threatening condition like cancer. Globally, palliative care is sparsely distributed in developing countries including India where the need is immense. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Under-Five Mortality in India: A Muddled Trip through Millennium Development Goal - 4

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    Published On: June 28, 2017 | Pages: 048 - 053

    Author(s): Paramita Sengupta, Purushottam A Giri* and Sadhu C Mohaptra
    The Millennium Development Goal-4 (MDG-4) had a target of reducing the under-fi ve mortality rate (U5MR) by two-thirds, between 1990 and 2015. When compared to 1990 levels, 17,000 fewer children died each day in 2015. In 2012, UNICEF found that, globally, children born in the poorest 20% of households had only half the chance of surviving to their fi fth birthday as ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    A Narrative Review of Natural History of Diseases and Continuity of Care in Family Medicine

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    Published On: June 26, 2017 | Pages: 041 - 047

    Author(s): Jose L Turabian*,
    Natural history of disease refers to the progression of a disease process in an individual over time. Family medicine has important epidemiological connotations, presenting a unique opportunity to study natural history of a disease. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Autoimmune Disease: Budget-buster or Enlightened Solutions? (The coming epidemic and the new administration in Washington)

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    Published On: April 04, 2017 | Pages: 032 - 040

    Author(s): James E Beecham and Stephanie Seneff*
    A rising epidemic among Americans threatens to disrupt the new US administration’s promise of affordable health insurance for all. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Factors Associated with Medication Adherence among hypertensive Patients in a Tertiary Health Center: A Cross-Sectional Study

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000021

    Published On: March 24, 2017 | Pages: 024 - 031

    Author(s): Ezeala-Adikaibe BA*, Mbadiwe N, Okudo G, Nwosu N, Nwobodo N, Onyebueke G, Nwobodo M, Nnaji T, Okafor UH, Orjioke C, Okpara T, Aneke E, Chime P, Okwara CC, Ekochin F, Ezeme, Eze G and Abonyi
    Introduction: Medication non-adherence is a major hindrance in the treatment of hypertension in Sub Saharan Africa. It is a major modifi able contributor to poor blood pressure control and complications of the disorder. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Public Policies of Infamy: Four Cases in Health - Mexico

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    Published On: March 17, 2017 | Pages: 017 - 023

    Author(s): Donovan Casas Patiño*, Alejandra Rodríguez Torres and Mario Rodolfo Salazar Morales
    This article invites to a transdisciplinary refl ection, in which the policies should be part of the social benefi t in this health case, here are presented four elements of analysis, maternal mortality, homicide, chronic noncommunicable diseases and ecocide. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    An Assessment of the Need to Establish a Nursing Training Institution in Narok County, Kenya

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000019

    Published On: March 09, 2017 | Pages: 008 - 016

    Author(s): Otulo P, Ngotiek P, Yiaile AL, Serrem CK, Menge D and Wanzala W*
    Background: Nursing profession is focused on caring individuals, families and communities with a view to helping them attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life in the society. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    A Pilot Study Exploring the Relationship between Short-Term HRV and Self-Rated Health Status among Elderly People

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    Published On: February 27, 2017 | Pages: 001 - 007

    Author(s): Jia-Jen Chen, Li-Fan Liu*, Jeen- Shin Wang and Ting-Ting Chang
    Introduction: Establishing a personalized health care system can enable elderly people to access health care in their familiar community or home environments to achieve aging in place. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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