Health Policy

Perceptions of Private Medical Practitioners on Tuberculosis Notification: A Study from Chennai, South India.

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Jan 29, 2016

BACKGROUND: The Government of India declared TB as a notifiable disease in 2012. There is a paucity of information on the government's mandatory TB notification order from the perspective of private medical practitioners (PPs).

Establishing and Governing e-Mental Health Care in Australia: A Systematic Review of Challenges and A Call For Policy-Focussed Research.

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Jan 14, 2016

BACKGROUND: Growing evidence attests to the efficacy of e-mental health services. There is less evidence on how to facilitate the safe, effective, and sustainable implementation of these services.

Innovations in health and demographic surveillance systems to establish the causal impacts of HIV policies.

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Oct 09, 2015

PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Health and demographic surveillance systems (HDSS), in conjunction with HIV treatment cohorts, have made important contributions to our understanding of the impact of HIV treatment and treatment-related interventions in sub-Saharan Africa.

Policy recommendations to guide the use of telemedicine in primary care settings: an American College of Physicians position paper.

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Nov 17, 2015

Telemedicine-the use of technology to deliver care at a distance-is rapidly growing and can potentially expand access for patients, enhance patient-physician collaboration, improve health outcomes, and reduce medical costs.

Social media activism and Egyptians' use of social media to combat sexual violence: an HiAP case study.

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Sep 13, 2014

This paper represents a case study of how social media activists have harnessed the power of Facebook, Twitter and mobile phone networks to address sexual harassment in Egypt. HarassMap plots reports of sexual harassment on a Google Map and informs victims of support services.

["Wise be aware of your sayings"--about gaps between epidemiological data base, experimental results and decision making in health administration].

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Jan 10, 2006

When scientific researches are being published one should consider carefully the different possible influences which may change the results. These influences may be of two kinds: Non-Causal explanations, and Casual explanations.

Clinical photography and patient rights: the need for orthopraxy.

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Jan 31, 2008

The increasing use of digital image recording devices, whether they are digital cameras or mobile phone cameras, has democratised clinical photography in the UK.

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