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BMC Health Services Research

BMC Health Services Research 1/2019

Ausgabe 1/2019

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01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Implementation and evaluation of a rural community-based pediatric hearing screening program integrating in-person and tele-diagnostic auditory brainstem response (ABR)

Vidya Ramkumar, Roopa Nagarajan, Vanaja C. Shankarnarayan, Selvakumar Kumaravelu, James W. Hall

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Systems modelling as an approach for understanding and building consensus on non-communicable diseases (NCD) management in Cambodia

John P. Ansah, Amina Mahmood Islam, Victoria Koh, Vanthy Ly, Hero Kol, David B. Matchar, Chhun Loun, Mondol Loun

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

To what extent is the variation in cardiac rehabilitation quality associated with patient characteristics?

Ahmad Salman, Patrick Doherty

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Comparisons of readmissions and mortality based on post-discharge ambulatory follow-up services received by stroke patients discharged home: a register-based study

Jayson O. Swanson, Tron Anders Moger

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Supporting respiratory patients in primary care: a qualitative insight from independent community pharmacists in London

Iman Hesso, Reem Kayyali, Shereen Nabhani-Gebara

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Identifying evidence to define community-based rehabilitation practice in China using a case study approach with multiple embedded case study design

Eva Yin-han Chung

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Community-based interventions to enhance healthy aging in disadvantaged areas: perceptions of older adults and health care professionals

Abirami Srivarathan, Andrea Nedergaard Jensen, Maria Kristiansen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Amputation rates of the lower limb by amputation level – observational study using German national hospital discharge data from 2005 to 2015

Melissa Spoden, Ulrike Nimptsch, Thomas Mansky

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Measuring patient and family perceptions of team processes and outcomes in healthcare teams: questionnaire development and psychometric evaluation

Kelley Kilpatrick, Éric Tchouaket, Lysane Paquette, Claudel Guillemette, Mira Jabbour, François Desmeules, Véronique Landry, Nicolas Fernandez

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Manpower capacity and reasons for staff shortage in primary health care maternity centres in Nigeria: a mixed-methods study

Joel O. Aluko, Rhoda Anthea, R. R. Marie Modeste

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Extending alcohol brief advice into non-clinical community settings: a qualitative study of experiences and perceptions of delivery staff

Nicola Hall, John D Mooney, Zeibeda Sattar, Jonathan Ling

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

How is patient involvement measured in patient centeredness scales for health professionals? A systematic review of their measurement properties and content

Eline Ree, Siri Wiig, Tanja Manser, Marianne Storm

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The importance of patient-centered care and co-creation of care for satisfaction with care and physical and social well-being of patients with multi-morbidity in the primary care setting

Sanne Jannick Kuipers, Jane Murray Cramm, Anna Petra Nieboer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

User characteristics of national smoking cessation services in Korea: who chooses each type of tobacco cessation program?

Bo Yoon Jeong, Min Kyung Lim, E. Hwa Yun, Jin-Kyoung Oh

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Implementation of an interprofessional medication adherence program for chronic patients in community pharmacies: how much does it cost for the provider?

Clemence Perraudin, Jean-François Locca, Christophe Rossier, Olivier Bugnon, Marie-Paule Schneider

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The Harvard medical practice study trigger system performance in deceased patients

Dorthe O. Klein, Roger J. M. W. Rennenberg, Richard P. Koopmans, Martin H. Prins

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Clinical communication and caregivers’ satisfaction with child healthcare in Nepal; results from Nepal Health Facility Survey 2015

Charlotte Trimmer, Mats Målqvist

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Care providers’ perceptions towards challenges and opportunities for service improvement at diabetes management clinics in public primary health care in Muscat, Oman: a qualitative study

Kamila Al-Alawi, Ahmed Al Mandhari, Helene Johansson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Health care providers’ knowledge, attitude and perceived stigma regarding tuberculosis in a pastoralist community in Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Bezawit Temesgen Sima, Tefera Belachew, Fekadu Abebe

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Brief telephone counselling is effective for caregivers who do not experience any major life events – caregiver-related outcomes of the German day-care study

Elisa-Marie Behrndt, Melanie Straubmeier, Hildegard Seidl, Chiara Vetter, Katharina Luttenberger, Elmar Graessel

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The medical home functions of primary care practices that care for adults with psychological distress: a cross-sectional study

Shawn Linman, Ivy Benjenk, Jie Chen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Cost-effectiveness of fluocinolone acetonide implant (ILUVIEN®) in UK patients with chronic diabetic macular oedema considered insufficiently responsive to available therapies

Michal Pochopien, Annette Beiderbeck, Phil McEwan, Richard Zur, Mondher Toumi, Samuel Aballéa

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Diagnostic value and reliability of the present-on-admission indicator in different diagnosis groups: pilot study at a Swiss tertiary care center

Karen Triep, Thomas Beck, Jacques Donzé, Olga Endrich

01.12.2019 | Debate | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Research ethics oversight in Norway: structure, function, and challenges

R. Froud, T. J. Meza, K. O. Ernes, A. M. Slowther

01.12.2019 | Correspondence | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The role of insurance providers in supporting treatment and management of hepatitis C patients

Masoud Behzadifar, Hasan Abolghasem Gorji, Aziz Rezapour, Meysam Behzadifar, Nicola Luigi Bragazzi

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Matching gerontechnologies to independent-living seniors’ individual needs: development of the GTM tool

Marc Haufe, Sebastiaan Theodorus Michaël Peek, Katrien Ger Luijkx

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Reuse of patients’ own drugs in hospitals in Ghana; the evidence to support policy

Pauline Boachie-Ansah, Berko Panyin Anto, Afia Frimpomaa Asare Marfo

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Implementing a case management intervention for frequent users of the emergency department (I-CaM): an effectiveness-implementation hybrid trial study protocol

Véronique S. Grazioli, Joanna C. Moullin, Miriam Kasztura, Marina Canepa-Allen, Olivier Hugli, Judy Griffin, Francis Vu, Catherine Hudon, Yves Jackson, Hans Wolff, Bernard Burnand, Jean-Bernard Daeppen, Patrick Bodenmann

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Barriers and enablers to implementing a virtual tertiary-regional Telemedicine Rounding and Consultation (TRAC) model of inpatient pediatric care using the Theoretical Domains Framework (TDF) approach: a study protocol

Sumedh Bele, Christine Cassidy, Janet Curran, David W. Johnson, Chad Saunders, J.A. Michelle Bailey

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Burden of community-acquired pneumonia, predisposing factors and health-care related costs in patients with cancer

Niklas Schmedt, Olivia Denise Heuer, Dennis Häckl, Reiko Sato, Christian Theilacker

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Urban health extension program model housing and household visits improved the utilization of health Services in Urban Ethiopia: a community-based cross-sectional study

Nebiyou Tafesse, Aregawi Gesessew, Ergataw Kidane

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Are injured workers with higher rehabilitation service utilization less likely to be persistent opioid users? A cross-sectional study

Alyson K. Kwok, Nathan N. O’Hara, Andrew N. Pollak, Lyndsay M. O’Hara, Alexandra Herman, Christopher J. Welsh, Gerard P. Slobogean

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Pathways to diabetic care at hospitals in rural Eastern Uganda: a cross sectional study

Elizeus Rutebemberwa, James Bagonza, Raymond Tweheyo

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

How do pharmacists in English general practices identify their impact? An exploratory qualitative study of measurement problems

Georgios Dimitrios Karampatakis, Kath Ryan, Nilesh Patel, Wing Man Lau, Graham Stretch

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Who knows best? A Q methodology study to explore perspectives of professional stakeholders and community participants on health in low-income communities

Neil McHugh, Rachel Baker, Olga Biosca, Fatma Ibrahim, Cam Donaldson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Overuse of plain abdominal radiography in emergency departments: a retrospective cohort study

Christophe L. Bertin, Simon Ponthus, Hari Vivekanantham, Pierre-Alexandre Poletti, Omar Kherad, Olivier T. Rutschmann

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Parental satisfaction with neonatal intensive care units: a quantitative cross-sectional study

Inger Hilde Hagen, Valentina Cabral Iversen, Erik Nesset, Roderick Orner, Marit Følsvik Svindseth

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

What do patients really want? An in-depth examination of patient experience in four Australian hospitals

F. Rapport, P. Hibbert, M. Baysari, J. C. Long, R. Seah, W. Y. Zheng, C. Jones, K. Preece, J. Braithwaite

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The association between voluntary work and health care use among older adults in Germany

Maike Flennert, Hans-Helmut König, André Hajek

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Good governance, public health expenditures, urbanization and child undernutrition Nexus in Ethiopia: an ecological analysis

Sibhatu Biadgilign, Habtamu Yesigat Ayenew, Arega Shumetie, Stanley Chitekwe, Assaye Tolla, Demewoz Haile, Seifu Hagos Gebreyesus, Amare Deribew, Betemariam Gebre

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Changes in acute hospital costs after employing clinical facilitators to improve stroke care in Victoria, Australia

Dominique A. Cadilhac, Helen M. Dewey, Sonia Denisenko, Christopher F. Bladin, Atte Meretoja

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Tending to innovate in Swedish primary health care: a qualitative study

Gunilla Avby, Sofia Kjellström, Monica Andersson Bäck

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Level and variation on quality of care in China: a cross-sectional study for the acute myocardial infarction patients in tertiary hospitals in Beijing

Yuqi Zhou, Xi Yao, Guofeng Liu, Weiyan Jian, Winnie Yip

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Challenges in primary care for diabetes and hypertension: an observational study of the Kolar district in rural India

Dorothy Lall, Nora Engel, Narayanan Devadasan, Klasien Horstman, Bart Criel

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A critical analysis of purchasing arrangements in Kenya: the case of micro health insurance

Kenneth Munge, Stephen Mulupi, Edwine Barasa, Jane Chuma

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Role of public-private partnerships in achieving UNAIDS HIV treatment targets

Ritu Shrivastava, Peter N. Fonjungo, Yenew Kebede, Rajendra Bhimaraj, Shabnam Zavahir, Christina Mwangi, Renuka Gadde, Heather Alexander, Patricia L. Riley, Andrea Kim, John N. Nkengasong

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

High admission rates and heavy inpatient service costs of urban tuberculosis patients in eastern China

Yang Zhou, Cheng Chen, Hui Jiang, Hong-Qiu Pan, Li-Mei Zhu, Wei Lu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A low-birth-weight risk assessment scale: development and validation through a questionnaire-based survey

Kazuko Sonoda, Yuko Matsunari, Syuji Takei

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Can mentorship improve laboratory quality? A case study from influenza diagnostic laboratories in Southeast Europe

Lauren Polansky, Stephanie Chester, Melissa Warren, Tricia Aden, Pamela Kennedy, Stacey Spivey-Blackford, Ann Moen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Underutilized and undertheorized: the use of hospitalization for ambulatory care sensitive conditions for assessing the extent to which primary healthcare services are meeting needs in British Columbia First Nation communities

Josée G. Lavoie, Sabrina T. Wong, Naser Ibrahim, John D. O’Neil, Michael Green, Amanda Ward

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Hypertension self-care practice and associated factors among patients in public health facilities of Dessie town, Ethiopia

Sewunet Ademe, Fekadu Aga, Debela Gela

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Predictors of adult patient satisfaction with nursing care in public hospitals of Amhara region, Northwest Ethiopia

Ayele Semachew Kasa, Hayleyesus Gedamu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Healthcare professionals’ perspectives on working conditions, leadership, and safety climate: a cross-sectional study

Anke Wagner, Monika A. Rieger, Tanja Manser, Heidrun Sturm, Juliane Hardt, Peter Martus, Constanze Lessing, Antje Hammer, on behalf of the WorkSafeMed Consortium

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Does a transition to accountable care in Medicaid shift the modality of colorectal cancer testing?

Melinda M. Davis, Paul Shafer, Stephanie Renfro, Kristen Hassmiller Lich, Jackilen Shannon, Gloria D. Coronado, K. John McConnell, Stephanie B. Wheeler

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Towards improved health service quality in Tanzania: appropriateness of an electronic tool to assess quality of primary healthcare

Sabine Renggli, Iddy Mayumana, Dominick Mboya, Christopher Charles, Christopher Mshana, Flora Kessy, Tracy R. Glass, Constanze Pfeiffer, Alexander Schulze, Ann Aerts, Christian Lengeler

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Language assistance for limited English proficiency patients in a public ED: determining the unmet need

Breena R. Taira, Aristides Orue

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The retention of physicians to primary health care in Brazil: motivation and limitations from a qualitative perspective

Lyane Ramalho Cortez, Eliana Costa Guerra, Natércia Janine Dantas da Silveira, Luiz Roberto Augusto Noro

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Re-negotiating agency – patients using comics to reflect upon acting in situations of abuse in health care

A. Jelmer Brüggemann, Camilla Forsberg, Robert Thornberg

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Mothers’ health care seeking behavior and associated factors for common childhood illnesses, Northwest Ethiopia: community based cross-sectional study

Muluye Molla Simieneh, Mezgebu Yitayal Mengistu, Abebaw Addis Gelagay, Mulugeta Tesfa Gebeyehu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The effect of a preconception care outreach strategy: the Healthy Pregnancy 4 All study

Meertien K. Sijpkens, Sabine F. van Voorst, Lieke C. de Jong-Potjer, Semiha Denktaş, Arnoud P. Verhoeff, Loes C. M. Bertens, Ageeth N. Rosman, Eric A. P. Steegers

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Psychometric properties of the Patient Assessment of Chronic Illness Care measure (PACIC-5A) among patients with obesity

Maria Schwenke, Franziska D. Welzel, Claudia Luck-Sikorski, Alexander Pabst, Anette Kersting, Matthias Blüher, Hans-Helmut König, Steffi G. Riedel-Heller, Janine Stein

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Relationships between burnout, turnover intention, job satisfaction, job demands and job resources for mental health personnel in an Australian mental health service

Justin Newton Scanlan, Megan Still

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Do health and social support and personal autonomy have an influence on the health-related quality of life of individuals with intellectual disability?

Montserrat Alonso-Sardón, Helena Iglesias-de-Sena, Luz Celia Fernández-Martín, José Antonio Mirón-Canelo

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

An exploration of workarounds and their perceived impact on antibiotic stewardship in the adult medical wards of a referral hospital in Malawi: a qualitative study

Chimwemwe Tusekile Mula, Nicola Human, Lyn Middleton

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Management of sexual partners of pregnant women with syphilis in northeastern Brazil – a qualitative study

Ana Fátima Braga Rocha, Maria Alix Leite Araújo, Angélica Espinosa Miranda, Rodolfo Gómez Ponce de Leon, Geraldo Bezerra da Silva Junior, Lea Dias Pimentel Gomes Vasconcelos

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Organizational issues for the lean success in China: exploring a change strategy for lean success

Tian Gao, Bruce Gurd

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Pace and determinants of implementation of the self-management of well-being group intervention: a multilevel observational study

Daphne Kuiper, Nardi Steverink, Roy E. Stewart, Sijmen A. Reijneveld, Robbert Sanderman, Martine M. Goedendorp

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Postoperative pain after cesarean section: assessment and management in a tertiary hospital in a low-income country

Andrew Kintu, Sadiq Abdulla, Aggrey Lubikire, Mary T. Nabukenya, Elizabeth Igaga, Fred Bulamba, Daniel Semakula, Adeyemi J. Olufolabi

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Inpatient and outpatient treatment for acute malnutrition in infants under 6 months; a qualitative study from Senegal

Tabitha D. van Immerzeel, Maty D. Camara, Indou Deme Ly, Rosemarijn J. de Jong

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Frailty and health services use among Quebec seniors with non-hip fractures: a population-based study using adminsitrative databases

Vanessa Fillion, Marie-Josée Sirois, Philippe Gamache, Jason Robert Guertin, Suzanne N. Morin, Sonia Jean

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Using behaviour change theory to train health workers on tobacco cessation support for tuberculosis patients: a mixed-methods study in Bangladesh, Nepal and Pakistan

Sahil Warsi, Helen Elsey, Melanie Boeckmann, Maryam Noor, Amina Khan, Deepa Barua, Shammi Nasreen, Samina Huque, Rumana Huque, Sudeepa Khanal, Prabin Shrestha, James Newell, Omara Dogar, Kamran Siddiqi, The TB & Tobacco consortium

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Interventions to develop collectivistic leadership in healthcare settings: a systematic review

Aoife De Brún, Roisin O’Donovan, Eilish McAuliffe

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

How physicians make sense of their experience of being involved in hospital users’ complaints and the associated mediation

Béatrice Schaad, Céline Bourquin, Francesco Panese, Friedrich Stiefel

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Integrated point-of-care testing (POCT) for HIV, syphilis, malaria and anaemia at antenatal facilities in western Kenya: a qualitative study exploring end-users’ perspectives of appropriateness, acceptability and feasibility

Nicole Young, Florence Achieng, Meghna Desai, Penelope Phillips-Howard, Jenny Hill, George Aol, Godfrey Bigogo, Kayla Laserson, Feiko Ter Kuile, Miriam Taegtmeyer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Job satisfaction of certified primary care physicians in rural Shandong Province, China: a cross-sectional study

Jingliang Gu, Tianmin Zhen, Yan Song, Lingzhong Xu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Determinants of adherence to wrap-around care in child and family services

Noortje M. Pannebakker, Margot A. H. Fleuren, Eline Vlasblom, Mattijs E. Numans, Sijmen A. Reijneveld, Paul L. Kocken

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Nurse-identified patient care and health services research priorities in the United Arab Emirates: a Delphi study

Nabeel Al-Yateem, Muna Al-Tamimi, Maria Brenner, Hanan Al Tawil, Alaa Ahmad, Sharon Brownie, Shameran Slewa-Younan

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Retention of health care workers at health facility, trends in the retention of knowledge and correlates at 3rd year following training of health care workers on the prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV–National Assessment

Nyuyki Clement Kufe, Carole Metekoua, Monkam Nelly, Florence Tumasang, Enow Robinson Mbu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Adaption and validation of Nijmegen continuity questionnaire to recognize the influencing factors of continuity of care for hypertensive patients in China

Chen Qiu, Shixiang Chen, Ying Yao, Yue Zhao, Yi Xin, Xiaoying Zang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Pharmaceutical marketing strategies’ influence on physicians' prescribing pattern in Lebanon: ethics, gifts, and samples

Micheline Khazzaka

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Characteristics and behavioral health needs of patients with patterns of high hospital use: implications for primary care providers

Karen G. Rentas, Laura Buckley, Dawn Wiest, Cortney A. Bruno

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Perceptions and experiences of emergency department staff during the implementation of the four-hour rule/national emergency access target policy in Australia: a qualitative social dynamic perspective

Roberto Forero, Shizar Nahidi, Josephine de Costa, Daniel Fatovich, Gerry FitzGerald, Sam Toloo, Sally McCarthy, David Mountain, Nick Gibson, Mohammed Mohsin, Wing Nicola Man

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Mixed-methods evaluation of mental healthcare integration into tuberculosis and maternal-child healthcare services of four South African districts

Kathryn L. Lovero, Samantha L. Lammie, André van Zyl, Sharon N. Paul, Phuti Ngwepe, Jennifer J. Mootz, Catherine Carlson, Annika C. Sweetland, Rachel C. Shelton, Milton L. Wainberg, Andrew Medina-Marino

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

China’s new policy for healthcare cost-control based on global budget: a survey of 110 clinicians in hospitals

Jianzhou Yan, Hui-Heng Lin, Dan Zhao, Yuanjia Hu, Rong Shao

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The contribution of legal medicine in clinical risk management

Matteo Bolcato, Giacomo Fassina, Daniele Rodriguez, Marianna Russo, Anna Aprile

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

WhatsApp: a supplementary tool for improving bed nets universal coverage campaign in Mozambique

Jorge A. H. Arroz, Baltazar Neves Candrinho, Figueiredo Mussambala, Marta Chande, Chandana Mendis, Sónia Dias, Maria do Rosário O. Martins

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Impact of gaps in care for malnourished patients on length of stay and hospital readmission

Joanna Bryan Ringel, Deanna Jannat-Khah, Rachel Chambers, Emily Russo, Louise Merriman, Renuka Gupta

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Influences on the access to and use of formal community care by people with dementia and their informal caregivers: a scoping review

Anja Bieber, Natalie Nguyen, Gabriele Meyer, Astrid Stephan

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Medical nutrition therapy in Canadian federal correctional facilities

Karen M. Davison, Carla D’Andreamatteo, Victoria L. Smye

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Are they there yet? Linkage of patients with tuberculosis to services for tobacco cessation and alcohol abuse – a mixed methods study from Karnataka, India

Nagendra Navya, Kathiresan Jeyashree, Akshaya Kibballi Madhukeshwar, Tanu Anand, Abhay Subashrao Nirgude, Badarudeen Mohammad Nayarmoole, Petros Isaakidis

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Experiences with interferon-free hepatitis C therapies: addressing barriers to adherence and optimizing treatment outcomes

Avy A. Skolnik, Amanda Noska, Vera Yakovchenko, Jack Tsai, Natalie Jones, Allen L. Gifford, D. Keith McInnes

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Sustainable care coordination: a qualitative study of primary care provider, administrator, and insurer perspectives

Mark D. Williams, Gladys B. Asiedu, Dawn Finnie, Claire Neely, Jason Egginton, Lila J. Finney Rutten, Robert M. Jacobson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Point-of-care testing (POCT) for HIV/STI targeting MSM in regional Australia at community ‘beat’ locations

Amy B. Mullens, Josh Duyker, Charlotte Brownlow, Jime Lemoire, Kirstie Daken, Jeff Gow

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Factors affecting general practitioners’ decisions to adopt new prescription drugs – cohort analyses using Australian longitudinal physician survey data

Yuting Zhang, Susan J. Méndez, Anthony Scott

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Differentiated service delivery: a qualitative study of people living with HIV and accessing care in a tertiary facility in Ghana

Vincent Adjetey, Dorcas Obiri-Yeboah, Bernard Dornoo

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Factors associated with patient information sharing among home-visiting nurses in Japan: a cross-sectional study

Akiyo Nonogaki, Tomoko Nishida, Kazunari Kobayashi, Kayoko Nozaki, Haruka Tamura, Hisataka Sakakibara

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

An organisational participatory research study of the feasibility of the behaviour change wheel to support clinical teams implementing new models of care

Eleanor R Bull, Joanne K Hart, Juliette Swift, Kirstie Baxter, Neil McLauchlan, Sophia Joseph, Lucie M T Byrne-Davis

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Lean Enterprise Transformation in VA: a national evaluation framework and study protocol

Anita A. Vashi, Barbara Lerner, Tracy H. Urech, Steven M. Asch, Martin P. Charns

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Renouncing care in French Guiana: the national health barometer survey

Astrid Van Melle, Claire Cropet, Marie-Claire Parriault, Leila Adriouch, Hélène Lamaison, Francine Sasson, Hélène Duplan, Jean-Baptiste Richard, Mathieu Nacher

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Experiences and responses of second victims of patient safety incidents in Korea: a qualitative study

Won Lee, Jeehee Pyo, Seung Gyeong Jang, Ji Eun Choi, Minsu Ock

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

An evaluation of oncofertility decision support resources among breast cancer patients and health care providers

Brittany Speller, Amanda Sissons, Corinne Daly, Marcia Facey, Erin Kennedy, Kelly Metcalfe, Nancy N. Baxter

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

“Struggling with practices” – a qualitative study of factors influencing the implementation of clinical quality registries for cardiac rehabilitation in England and Denmark

Cecilie Lindström Egholm, Charlotte Helmark, Patrick Doherty, Per Nilsen, Ann-Dorthe Zwisler, Gitte Bunkenborg

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Implementing a digital communication assistance tool to collect the medical history of refugee patients: DICTUM Friedland - an action-oriented mixed methods study protocol

Ghefar Furaijat, Evelyn Kleinert, Anne Simmenroth, Frank Müller

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Operative volume and surgical case distribution in Uganda’s public sector: a stratified randomized evaluation of nationwide surgical capacity

Katherine Albutt, Maria Punchak, Peter Kayima, Didacus B. Namanya, Mark G. Shrime

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Sharing Frailty-related information in perioperative care: an analysis from a temporal perspective

Daniel Fürstenau, Claudia Spies, Martin Gersch, Amyn Vogel, Rudolf Mörgeli, Akira-Sebastian Poncette, Ursula Müller-Werdan, Felix Balzer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Better cardiac care: health professional’s perspectives of the barriers and enablers of health communication and education with patients of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent

Jordan Stanford, Karen Charlton, Anne-Therese McMahon, Scott Winch

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Level of Partograph completion and healthcare workers’ perspectives on its use in Mulago National Referral and teaching hospital, Kampala, Uganda

John Mukisa, Isha Grant, Jonathan Magala, Andrew S. Ssemata, Patrick Z. Lumala, Josaphat Byamugisha

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Statistical complexity of reasons for encounter in high users of out of hours primary care: analysis of a national service

Sarah Stegink, Alison M. Elliott, Christopher Burton

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

What is the financial incentive to immigrate? An analysis of salary disparities between health workers working in the Caribbean and popular destination countries

Gavin George, Bruce Rhodes, Christine Laptiste

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Attitudes of mental health providers towards adoption of evidence-based interventions: relationship to workplace, staff roles and social and psychological factors at work

Marte Rye, Oddgeir Friborg, Ingunn Skre

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Concordance between self-report and medical records of preventive healthcare delivery among a sample of disadvantaged patients from four aboriginal community controlled health services

Natasha Noble, Christine Paul, Justin Walsh, Kylie Wyndham, Sue Wilson, Jessica Stewart

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evidence for the effectiveness of anti-hypertensive medicines included on the Chinese National Reimbursement Drug List

Wenbin Liu, Lizheng Shi, Monika Sawhney, Xiaoli Gu, Yingyao Chen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

An empirical tool for estimating the share of unmet need due to healthcare inefficiencies, suboptimal access, and lack of effective technologies

Devin Incerti, John Browne, Caroline Huber, Christine L. Baker, Geoff Makinson, Amir Goren, Richard Willke, Warren Stevens

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Pursuing the objectives of support to providers and external accountability through enabling controls - a study of governance models in Swedish primary care

Anna Häger Glenngård

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

“My gut feeling is we could do more...” a qualitative study exploring staff and patient perspectives before and after the implementation of an online prostate cancer-specific holistic needs assessment

Amy L. Clarke, Julia Roscoe, Rebecca Appleton, Jeremy Dale, Veronica Nanton

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Managing creativity and compliance in the pursuit of patient safety

Sharon H. Kim, Sallie J. Weaver, Ting Yang, Michael A. Rosen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Healthcare workers’ experiences regarding scaling up of training on integrated disease surveillance and response (IDSR) in Uganda, 2016: cross sectional qualitative study

Lydia Nakiire, Ben Masiira, Christine Kihembo, Edson Katushabe, Nasan Natseri, Immaculate Nabukenya, Innocent Komakech, Issa Makumbi, Okot Charles, Francis Adatu, Miriam Nanyunja, Peter Nsubuga, Solomon Fisseha Woldetsadik, Patrick Tusiime, Ali Ahmed Yahaya, Ibrahima Socé Fall, Alemu Wondimagegnehu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluation of a collaborative care approach between general practitioners and clinical pharmacists in primary care community settings in elderly patients on polypharmacy in Slovenia: a cohort retrospective study reveals positive evidence for implementation

Matej Stuhec, Katja Gorenc, Erika Zelko

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Adherence to standard nursing protocols on nasogastric tube feeding in a secondary referral hospital in Ghana: comparing self-ratings by professional and auxiliary nurses

Robert Kaba Alhassan, Richard Tsikata, Richard Naatu Tizaawaw, Prince Asante Tannor, Perpetual Praba Quaw, Cecilia Aba Ata Awortwi, Martin Amogre Ayanore, Agani Afaya, Solomon Mohammed Salia, Japiong Milipaak, Prudence Portia Mwini-Nyaledzigbor

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Is care really shared? A systematic review of collaborative care (shared care) interventions for adult cancer patients with depression

Joanne Shaw, Suvena Sethi, Lisa Vaccaro, Lisa Beatty, Laura Kirsten, David Kissane, Brian Kelly, Geoff Mitchell, Kerry Sherman, Jane Turner

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Gaming the system to care for patients: a focused ethnography in Norwegian public home care

Maria Strandås, Steen Wackerhausen, Terese Bondas

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Implementing a best-practice model of gestational diabetes mellitus care in dietetics: a qualitative study

Shelley A. Wilkinson, Maxine O’Brien, Sally McCray, Desley Harvey

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Qualitative assessment of South African healthcare worker perspectives on an instrument-free rapid CD4 test

Fiona Scorgie, Yasmin Mohamed, David Anderson, Suzanne M. Crowe, Stanley Luchters, Matthew F. Chersich

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The prospectively-reported implementation update and score (PRIUS): a new method for capturing implementation-related developments over time

Edward J. Miech, Nicholas A. Rattray, Dawn M. Bravata, Barbara J. Homoya, Jennifer Myers, Teresa M. Damush

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Design and methods of the ‘monitoring outcomes of psychiatric pharmacotherapy’ (MOPHAR) monitoring program – a study protocol

Mirjam Simoons, Henricus G. Ruhé, Eric N. van Roon, Robert A. Schoevers, Richard Bruggeman, Daniëlle C. Cath, Diny Muis, Johan Arends, Bennard Doornbos, Hans Mulder

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Determinants of inappropriate admissions of children to county hospitals: a cross-sectional study from rural China

Shi-han Lei, Yan Zhang, Hao-miao Li, Dai Su, Jing-jing Chang, Xiao-mei Hu, Qing Ye, Di Jiang, Ying-chun Chen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Improved performance of district health systems through implementing health center clinical and administrative standards in the Amhara region of Ethiopia

Mesele Damte Argaw, Binyam Fekadu Desta, Temesgen Ayehu Bele, Abebe Dagnew Ayne

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Using information and communication technologies to involve patients and the public in health education in rural and remote areas: a scoping review

Maman Joyce Dogba, Anara Richi Dossa, Erik Breton, Ruth Gandonou-Migan

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Free and universal access to primary healthcare in Mongolia: the service availability and readiness assessment

Altantuya Jigjidsuren, Tumurbat Byambaa, Enkhjargal Altangerel, Suvd Batbaatar, Yu Mon Saw, Tetsuyoshi Kariya, Eiko Yamamoto, Nobuyuki Hamajima

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Non-participation in initial and repeated health risk appraisals – a drop-out analysis based on a health project

Wilhelmus Johannes Andreas Grooten, Amanda Hansson, Mikael Forsman, Katarina Kjellberg, Allan Toomingas, Mira Müller, Magnus Svartengren, Björn Olov Äng

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Planning, implementation and operation of a personalized patient management system for subjects with first suspect of cancer (OnkoNetwork): system description based on a qualitative study

János G. Pitter, Marcell Csanádi, Annamária Szigeti, Gábor Lukács, Árpád Kovács, Mariann Moizs, Imre Repa, Antal Zemplényi, Thomas Czypionka, Markus Kraus, Maureen P. M. H. Rutten-van Mölken, Zoltán Kaló

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Advancing towards contemporary practice: a systematic review of organisational performance measures for non-acute health charities

Richard Colbran, Robyn Ramsden, Karen Stagnitti, John W. Toumbourou

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Can the primary health care model affect the determinants of neonatal, post-neonatal and maternal mortality? A study from Brazil

Alexandre Bergo Guerra, Luciane Miranda Guerra, Livia Fernandes Probst, Brunna Verna Castro Gondinho, Gláucia Maria Bovi Ambrosano, Estêvão Azevedo Melo, Valéria Silva Cândido Brizon, Jaqueline Vilela Bulgareli, Karine Laura Cortellazzi, Antonio Carlos Pereira

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Socio-demographic patterns in hospital admissions and accident and emergency attendances among young people using linkage to NHS Hospital Episode Statistics: results from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children

Leigh Johnson, Rosie Cornish, Andy Boyd, John Macleod

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The challenge of cultural competence in the workplace: perspectives of healthcare providers

Stephane M. Shepherd, Cynthia Willis-Esqueda, Danielle Newton, Diane Sivasubramaniam, Yin Paradies

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Investigating healthcare contacts of Dialysis patients by age and gender

James Todd, Adrian Gepp, Bruce Vanstone, Brent Richards

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Identifying the key features and outcomes of family navigation services for mental health and/or addictions concerns: a Delphi study

Roula Markoulakis, Samantha Chan, Anthony Levitt

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The salt between the beans: a qualitative study of the role of auxiliary midwives in a hard-to-reach area of Myanmar

Kyu Kyu Than, Stanley Luchters, Khaing Nwe Tin, Thazin La, James Beeson, Alison Morgan

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Need analysis for a new high acuity medical psychiatry unit: which patients are considered for admission?

P. J. Caarls, M. A. van Schijndel, M. Kromkamp, A. I. Wierdsma, R. J. Osse, G. van der Hoeven, W. J. G. Hoogendijk, J. J. van Busschbach

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Short-term budget affordability of hepatitis C treatments for state Medicaid programs

Jacquelyn W. Chou, Alison R. Silverstein, Dana P. Goldman

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Discussing patients’ insurance and out-of-pocket expenses during GPs’ consultations

A. Victoor, J. Noordman, A. Potappel, M. Meijers, C. J. J. Kloek, J. D. de Jong

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Public hospital reforms in China: the perspective of hospital directors

Ju Huang, Tao Dai

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The health service capacity of primary health care in West China: different perspectives of physicians and their patients

Wenjuan Tao, Wenqi Zeng, Ling Yan, Huazhen Yang, Jin Wen, Weimin Li

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Using floating catchment area (FCA) metrics to predict health care utilization patterns

Paul L. Delamater, Ashton M. Shortridge, Rachel C. Kilcoyne

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Striving toward team-based continuity: provision of same-day access and continuity in academic primary care clinics

Jane H. Forman, Claire H. Robinson, Sarah L. Krein

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Dealing with health literacy at the organisational level, French translation and adaptation of the Vienna health literate organisation self-assessment tool

Gilles Henrard, Marc Vanmeerbeek, Laetitia Buret, Jany Rademakers

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Operationalization of bi-directional screening for tuberculosis and diabetes in private sector healthcare clinics in Karachi, Pakistan

Mashal S. Basir, Shifa S. Habib, Syed M.A. Zaidi, Saira Khowaja, Hamidah Hussain, Rashida A. Ferrand, Aamir J. Khan

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Assessing the cost of providing a prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV/AIDS service in Ethiopia: urban-rural health facilities setting

Elias Asfaw Zegeye, Josue Mbonigaba, Sylvia Kaye, Benjamin Johns

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

“Implications of cost-sharing for observation care among Medicare beneficiaries: a pilot survey”

Jennifer N. Goldstein, J. Sanford Schwartz, Patricia McGraw, LeRoi S. Hicks

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Challenges faced by caregivers of virally non-suppressed children on the intensive adherence counselling program in Uganda: a qualitative study

Esther Nasuuna, Joanita Kigozi, Patience A. Muwanguzi, Joyce Babirye, Laura Kiwala, Alex Muganzi, Nelson Sewankambo, Damalie Nakanjako

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Collecting core data in physician-staffed pre-hospital helicopter emergency medical services using a consensus-based template: international multicentre feasibility study in Finland and Norway

Kristin Tønsager, Marius Rehn, Kjetil G. Ringdal, Hans Morten Lossius, Ilkka Virkkunen, Øyvind Østerås, Jo Røislien, Andreas J. Krüger

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Understanding how, why, for whom, and under what circumstances opt-out blood-borne virus testing programmes work to increase test engagement and uptake within prison: a rapid-realist review

Seth Francis-Graham, Nnenna Adaniya Ekeke, Corey Andrew Nelson, Tin Yan Lee, Sulaima El Haj, Tim Rhodes, Cecilia Vindrola, Tim Colbourn, William Rosenberg

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Delivery of integrated infectious disease control services under the new antenatal care guidelines: a service availability and readiness assessment of health facilities in Tanzania

Emmanuel Nene Odjidja, Ghislaine Gatasi, Predrag Duric

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Longitudinal evaluation of a knowledge translation role in occupational therapy

Danielle Hitch, Kate Lhuede, Lindsay Vernon, Genevieve Pepin, Karen Stagnitti

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

One-year costs of medical admissions with and without a 30-day readmission and enhanced risk adjustment

Sarah Zheng, Amresh Hanchate, Michael Shwartz

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The impact of implementing a hospital electronic prescribing and administration system on clinical pharmacists’ activities - a mixed methods study

Monsey McLeod, Georgios Dimitrios Karampatakis, Lore Heyligen, Ann McGinley, Bryony Dean Franklin

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Understanding complexity – the palliative care situation as a complex adaptive system

Farina Hodiamont, Saskia Jünger, Reiner Leidl, Bernd Oliver Maier, Eva Schildmann, Claudia Bausewein

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A systematic literature review and narrative synthesis on the risks of medical discharge letters for patients’ safety

Christine Maria Schwarz, Magdalena Hoffmann, Petra Schwarz, Lars-Peter Kamolz, Gernot Brunner, Gerald Sendlhofer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The impact of a combinatorial digital and organisational intervention on the management of long-term conditions in UK primary care: a non-randomised evaluation

David G. Lugo-Palacios, Jonathan Hammond, Thomas Allen, Sarah Darley, Ruth McDonald, Thomas Blakeman, Peter Bower

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Patient predictors of health-seeking behaviour for persons coughing for more than two weeks in high-burden tuberculosis communities: the case of the Western Cape, South Africa

Carmen Christian, Cobus Burger, Mareli Claassens, Virginia Bond, Ronelle Burger

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Wait lists and adult general surgery: is there a socioeconomic dimension in Canada?

Jason M. Sutherland, Zuzanna Kurzawa, Ahmer Karimuddin, Katrina Duncan, Guiping Liu, Trafford Crump

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Where there is no evidence: implementing family interventions from recommendations in the NICE guideline 11 on challenging behaviour in a South African health service for adults with intellectual disability

Ockert Coetzee, Leslie Swartz, Charlotte Capri, Colleen Adnams

01.12.2019 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Correction to: Amputation rates of the lower limb by amputation level – observational study using German national hospital discharge data from 2005 to 2015

Melissa Spoden, Ulrike Nimptsch, Thomas Mansky

01.12.2019 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Correction to: The struggle against perceived negligence. A qualitative study of patients’ experiences of adverse events in Norwegian hospitals

Gunn Hågensen, Gudrun Nilsen, Grete Mehus, Nils Henriksen

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A patient-centered deprescribing intervention for hospitalized older patients with polypharmacy: rationale and design of the Shed-MEDS randomized controlled trial

Eduard E. Vasilevskis, Avantika S. Shah, Emily K. Hollingsworth, Matthew S. Shotwell, Amanda S. Mixon, Susan P. Bell, Sunil Kripalani, John F. Schnelle, Sandra F. Simmons, the Shed-MEDS Team

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A critical account of the policy context shaping perinatal survival in Nepal: policy tension of socio-cultural versus a medical approach

Mohan Paudel, Sara Javanparast, Gouranga Dasvarma, Lareen Newman

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Social determinants of health priorities of state Medicaid programs

Deena J. Chisolm, Daniel L. Brook, Mary S. Applegate, Kelly J. Kelleher

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Characteristics and determinants of community physiotherapy utilization and supply

Chidozie Mbada, Abraham Olawuyi, Olufemi O. Oyewole, Adesola C. Odole, Abiola O. Ogundele, Francis Fatoye

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Consideration of sex and gender in Cochrane reviews of interventions for preventing healthcare-associated infections: a methodology study

Jesús López-Alcalde, Elena Stallings, Sheila Cabir Nunes, Abelardo Fernández Chávez, Mathilde Daheron, Xavier Bonfill Cosp, Javier Zamora

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluation of service quality from patients’ viewpoint

Mohammad Ali Abbasi-Moghaddam, Ehsan Zarei, Rafat Bagherzadeh, Hossein Dargahi, Pouria Farrokhi

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Communicating prognosis to women with early breast cancer – overview of prediction tools and the development and pilot testing of a decision aid

Viktoria Mühlbauer, Birte Berger-Höger, Martina Albrecht, Ingrid Mühlhauser, Anke Steckelberg

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The impact of travel time on colorectal cancer stage at diagnosis in a privately insured population

Mesnad Alyabsi, Mary Charlton, Jane Meza, K. M. Monirul Islam, Amr Soliman, Shinobu Watanabe-Galloway

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Healthcare ecosystems research in mental health: a scoping review of methods to describe the context of local care delivery

Mary Anne Furst, Coralie Gandré, Cristina Romero López-Alberca, Luis Salvador-Carulla

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Could shared decision making affect staying in hospital? A cross-sectional pilot study

M. R. Gualano, F. Bert, S. Passi, M. Stillo, V. Brescia, G. Scaioli, R. Thomas, G. Voglino, D. Minniti, F. Boraso, R. Siliquini

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Understanding performance data: health management information system data accuracy in Southern Nations Nationalities and People’s Region, Ethiopia

Misganu Endriyas, Abraham Alano, Emebet Mekonnen, Sinafikish Ayele, Temesgen Kelaye, Mekonnen Shiferaw, Tebeje Misganaw, Teka Samuel, Tesfahun Hailemariam, Samuel Hailu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Errors in packaging surgical instruments based on a surgical instrument tracking system: an observational study

Xiaolian Zhu, Lan Yuan, Tianyi Li, Ping Cheng

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Implementation fidelity of a strategy to integrate service delivery: learnings from a transitional care program for individuals with complex needs in Singapore

Milawaty Nurjono, Pami Shrestha, Ian Yi Han Ang, Farah Shiraz, Joanne Su-Yin Yoong, Sue-Anne Ee Shiow Toh, Hubertus Johannes Maria Vrijhoef

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A qualitative exploration of factors influencing medical staffs’ decision-making around nutrition prescription after colorectal surgery

Megan Rattray, Shelley Roberts, Ben Desbrow, Martin Wullschleger, Tayla Robertson, Ingrid Hickman, Andrea P. Marshall

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Use of maternal health services among women in the ethnic rural areas of western China

Yuju Wu, Huan Zhou, Qingzhi Wang, Min Cao, Alexis Medina, Scott Rozelle

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Process evaluation of a behaviour change approach to improving clinical practice for detecting hereditary cancer

Janet C. Long, Teresa Winata, Deborah Debono, Kim-Chi Phan-Thien, Christine Zhu, Natalie Taylor

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Barriers to and facilitators of the development and utilization of context appropriate evidence based clinical algorithms to optimize clinical care and patient outcomes in the Tikur Anbessa emergency department: a multi-component qualitative study

Lisa M. Puchalski Ritchie, Finot Debebe, Aklilu Azazh

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Understanding determinants of acute stroke thrombolysis using the tailored implementation for chronic diseases framework: a qualitative study

Lesli E. Skolarus, Gina M. Neshewat, Lacey Evans, Molly Green, Narmeen Rehman, Zach Landis-Lewis, Jillian Welsh Schrader, Anne E. Sales

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Telephone-based aftercare groups for family carers of people with dementia: study protocol of the Talking Time – REHAB project

Martin Berwig, Susanne Lessing, Ruth Deck

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Acceptability of a family-centered newborn care model among providers and receivers of care in a Public Health Setting: a qualitative study from India

Enisha Sarin, Arti Maria

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Globalisation and transitions in abortion care in Ghana

Patience Aniteye, Susannah H. Mayhew

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A new model for pharmacies? Insights from a quantitative study regarding the public’s perceptions

Verónica Policarpo, Sónia Romano, João H. C. António, Tânia Sofia Correia, Suzete Costa

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The impact of contract service policy and doctor communication skills on rural patient-doctor trust relationship in the village clinics of three counties

Linni Gu, Jianjun Deng, Huiwen Xu, Shengfa Zhang, Min Gao, Zhiyong Qu, Weijun Zhang, Donghua Tian

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Availability of benzathine penicillin G for syphilis treatment in Shandong Province, Eastern China

Xinlong Chen, Guigang Li, Yanling Gan, Tongsheng Chu, Dianchang Liu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Context matters in implementation science: a scoping review of determinant frameworks that describe contextual determinants for implementation outcomes

Per Nilsen, Susanne Bernhardsson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Association of in-hospital resource utilization with post-acute spending in Medicare beneficiaries hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction: a cross-sectional study

Sudhakar V. Nuti, Shu-Xia Li, Xiao Xu, Lesli S. Ott, Tara Lagu, Nihar R. Desai, Karthik Murugiah, Michael Duan, John Martin, Nancy Kim, Harlan M. Krumholz

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Staff experiences with implementing a case conferencing care model in nursing homes: a focus group study

Sigrid Nakrem, Geir-Tore Stensvik, Rickard Johan Skjong, Joan Ostaszkiewicz

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Healthcare utilization after stroke in Canada- a population based study

Adebimpe O. Obembe, Lisa A. Simpson, Brodie M. Sakakibara, Janice J. Eng

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Healthy working time arrangements for healthcare personnel and patients: a systematic literature review

Vilde H. Bernstrøm, Daniele Evelin Alves, Dag Ellingsen, Mari Holm Ingelsrud

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Challenges to the implementation of malaria policies in Malawi

Chikondi A. Mwendera, Christiaan de Jager, Herbert Longwe, Save Kumwenda, Charles Hongoro, Kamija Phiri, Clifford M. Mutero

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Exploring adolescents and young people’s candidacy for utilising health services in a rural district, South Africa

Busisiwe Nkosi, Janet Seeley, Nothando Ngwenya, S. Lerato Mchunu, Dumile Gumede, Jane Ferguson, Aoife M. Doyle

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Subscribers’ perception of quality of services provided by Ghana’s National Health Insurance Scheme - what are the correlates?

Edward Nketiah-Amponsah, Robert Kaba Alhassan, Samuel Ampaw, Aaron Abuosi

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Perceived cultural differences in healthcare for foreign patients visiting South Korea: tool development and measurement

Sumi Sung, Hyeoun-Ae Park

01.12.2019 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Correction to: Will the reformed Cancer Drugs Fund address the most common types of uncertainty? An analysis of NICE cancer drug appraisals

Liz Morrell, Sarah Wordsworth, Anna Schuh, Mark R. Middleton, Sian Rees, Richard W. Barker

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

“I just have to take it” – patient safety in acute care: perspectives and experiences of patients with chronic kidney disease

Lucia New, Donna Goodridge, Joanne Kappel, Gary Groot, Roy Dobson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Are family planning vouchers effective in increasing use, improving equity and reaching the underserved? An evaluation of a voucher program in Pakistan

Moazzam Ali, Syed Khurram Azmat, Hasan Bin Hamza, Md. Mizanur Rahman, Waqas Hameed

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Exploring the views of being a proxy from the perspective of unpaid carers and paid carers: developing a proxy version of the Adult Social Care Outcomes Toolkit (ASCOT)

James Caiels, Stacey Rand, Tanya Crowther, Grace Collins, Julien Forder

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Socio-demographic differences in the frequent use of emergency department care by older persons: a population-based study in Stockholm County

Megan Doheny, Janne Agerholm, Nicola Orsini, Pär Schön, Bo Burström

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Uptake and correlates of HIV testing among men in Malawi: evidence from a national population–based household survey

Chrispin Mandiwa, Bernadetta Namondwe

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Barriers and facilitators with medication use during the transition from hospital to home: a qualitative study among patients

Sara Daliri, Charlotte L. Bekker, Bianca M. Buurman, Wilma J. M. Scholte op Reimer, Bart J. F. van den Bemt, Fatma Karapinar – Çarkit

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Validity and reliability of measures to assess constructs from the inner setting domain of the consolidated framework for implementation research in a pediatric clinic network implementing HPV programs

Timothy J. Walker, Serena A. Rodriguez, Sally W. Vernon, Lara S. Savas, Erica L. Frost, Maria E. Fernandez

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Improving continuity of patient care across sectors: study protocol of a quasi-experimental multi-centre study regarding an admission and discharge model in Germany (VESPEERA)

Johanna Forstner, Cornelia Straßner, Aline Kunz, Lorenz Uhlmann, Tobias Freund, Frank Peters-Klimm, Michel Wensing, Stephanie Kümmel, Nadja El-Kurd, Ronja Rück, Bärbel Handlos, Joachim Szecsenyi

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Pharmacists expand access to reproductive heaLthcare: PEARL study protocol

Maria I. Rodriguez, Blair G. Darney, Alison B. Edelman, Kimberly Yee, Lorinda B. Anderson, K. John McConnell

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluation of a Tennessee statewide initiative to reduce early elective deliveries using quasi-experimental methods

Michael P. Thompson, Ilana Graetz, Caitlin N. McKillop, Peter H. Grubb, Teresa M. Waters

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Understanding healthcare self-referral in Nigeria from the service users’ perspective: a qualitative study of Niger state

Francis Koce, Gurch Randhawa, Bertha Ochieng

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Healthcare worker experiences with Option B+ for prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in eSwatini: findings from a two-year follow-up study

Abby L. DiCarlo, Averie Baird Gachuhi, Simangele Mthethwa-Hleta, Siphesihle Shongwe, Thabo Hlophe, Zachary J. Peters, Allison Zerbe, Landon Myer, Nontokozo Langwenya, Velephi Okello, Ruben Sahabo, Harriet Nuwagaba-Biribonwoha, Elaine J. Abrams

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The Philani MOVIE study: a cluster-randomized controlled trial of a mobile video entertainment-education intervention to promote exclusive breastfeeding in South Africa

Maya Adam, Mark Tomlinson, Ingrid Le Roux, Amnesty E LeFevre, Shannon A McMahon, Jamie Johnston, Angela Kirton, Nokwanele Mbewu, Stacy-Leigh Strydom, Charles Prober, Till Bärnighausen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The politics and ethics of hospital infection prevention and control: a qualitative case study of senior clinicians’ perceptions of professional and cultural factors that influence doctors’ attitudes and practices in a large Australian hospital

Gwendolyn L. Gilbert, Ian Kerridge

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Effects and determinants of tuberculosis drug stockouts in South Africa

L. E. M. Koomen, R. Burger, E. K. A. van Doorslaer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Identifying barriers to the use of ultrasound in the perioperative period: a survey of southwestern Ontario anesthesiologists

J. Chui, R. Lavi, A. F. Hegazy, P. M. Jones, R. Arellano, H. Yang, D. Bainbridge

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Use of prescription medication prior to suicide in Norway

Anne Reneflot, Silje L. Kaspersen, Lars Johan Hauge, Jorid Kalseth

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Psychometric evaluation of an interview-administered version of the WHOQOL-BREF questionnaire for use in a cross-sectional study of a rural district in Bangladesh: an application of Rasch analysis

Mohammed Nazim Uddin, Fakir M Amirul Islam

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Explaining patient delay in healthcare seeking and loss to diagnostic follow-up among patients with presumptive tuberculosis in Tanzania: a mixed-methods study

Grace Mhalu, Mitchell G. Weiss, Jerry Hella, Francis Mhimbira, Enos Mahongo, Christian Schindler, Klaus Reither, Lukas Fenner, Elisabeth Zemp, Sonja Merten

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Clinical predictors of protracted length of stay in Ontario Complex Continuing Care hospitals

Luke A. Turcotte, Chris M. Perlman, Brant E. Fries, John P. Hirdes

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Patient consultation rate and clinical and NHS outcomes: a cross-sectional analysis of English primary care data from 2.7 million patients in 238 practices

Sarah Lay-Flurrie, Edouard Mathieu, Clare Bankhead, Brian D. Nicholson, Rafael Perera-Salazar, Tim Holt, F. D. Richard Hobbs, Chris Salisbury, on behalf of the NIHR School for Primary Care Research, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Caregivers’ experiences of a home support program after the hospital discharge of an older family member: a qualitative analysis

Susan Slatyer, Samar M. Aoun, Keith D. Hill, Debbie Walsh, Dee Whitty, Christine Toye

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

An administrative model for benchmarking hospitals on their 30-day sepsis mortality

Jennifer L. Darby, Billie S. Davis, Ian J. Barbash, Jeremy M. Kahn

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Can a continuous quality improvement program create culturally safe emergency departments for Aboriginal people in Australia? A multiple baseline study

Thomas Gadsden, Gai Wilson, James Totterdell, John Willis, Ashima Gupta, Alwin Chong, Angela Clarke, Michelle Winters, Kym Donahue, Sonia Posenelli, Louise Maher, Jessica Stewart, Helen Gardiner, Erin Passmore, Aaron Cashmore, Andrew Milat

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Access to cardiac rehabilitation and the role of language barriers in the provision of cardiac rehabilitation to migrants

Fatima Al-Sharifi, Hanne Winther Frederiksen, Henriette Knold Rossau, Marie Norredam, Ann-Dorthe Zwisler

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Older persons’ experiences of adapting to daily life at home after hospital discharge: a qualitative metasummary

Christine Hillestad Hestevik, Marianne Molin, Jonas Debesay, Astrid Bergland, Asta Bye

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Delayed illness recognition and multiple referrals: a qualitative study exploring care-seeking trajectories contributing to maternal and newborn illnesses and death in southern Tanzania

Donat Shamba, Tara Tancred, Claudia Hanson, Juddy Wachira, Fatuma Manzi

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Engaging multiple stakeholders to improve speech and language therapy services in schools: an appreciative inquiry-based study

A. L. Gallagher, CA. Murphy, P. F. Conway, A. Perry

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluating the design and implementation of the whole systems integrated care programme in North West London: why commissioning proved (again) to be the weakest link

Judith Smith, Gerald Wistow, Holly Holder, Matthew Gaskins

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Outpatient primary and tertiary healthcare utilisation among public rental housing residents in Singapore

Jun Jie Benjamin Seng, Vanessa Zi Kun Lim, Yu Heng Kwan, Julian Thumboo, Lian Leng LOW

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Healthcare professionals’ knowledge, attitude and acceptance of influenza vaccination in Saudi Arabia: a multicenter cross-sectional study

Thamir M. Alshammari, Kazeem B. Yusuff, Muhammad Majid Aziz, Gehad M. Subaie

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A mixed-methods approach to understanding partnership experiences and outcomes of projects from an integrated knowledge translation funding model in rehabilitation

Jacqueline Roberge-Dao, Brooks Yardley, Anita Menon, Marie-Christine Halle, Julia Maman, Sara Ahmed, Aliki Thomas

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Effect of a typical systemic hospital reform on inpatient expenditure for rural population: the Sanming model in China

Zhaolin Meng, Min Zhu, Yuanyi Cai, Xiaohong Cao, Huazhang Wu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Delay in tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment in Amhara state, Ethiopia

Melashu Balew Shiferaw, Amtatachew Moges Zegeye

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Tuberculosis care for migrant patients in Portugal: a mixed methods study with primary healthcare providers

Ana Maria Tavares, Ana Cristina Garcia, Ana Gama, Ana B. Abecasis, Miguel Viveiros, Sónia Dias

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluation of facility and community-based active household tuberculosis contact investigation in Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Fana Tefera, Gena Barnabee, Anjali Sharma, Beniam Feleke, Daniel Atnafu, Negasi Haymanot, Gabrielle O’Malley, Getachew Feleke

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Post-incident review after restraint in mental health care -a potential for knowledge development, recovery promotion and restraint prevention. A scoping review

Unn Elisabeth Hammervold, Reidun Norvoll, Randi W. Aas, Hildegunn Sagvaag

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Primary care provider perceptions and experiences of implementing hepatitis C virus birth cohort testing: a qualitative formative evaluation

Vera Yakovchenko, Rendelle E. Bolton, Mari-Lynn Drainoni, Allen L. Gifford

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Integrative hospital treatment in older patients to benchmark and improve outcome and length of stay – the In-HospiTOOL study

Alexander Kutz, Daniel Koch, Antoinette Conca, Ciril Baechli, Sebastian Haubitz, Katharina Regez, Ursula Schild, Zeljka Caldara, Fahim Ebrahimi, Stefano Bassetti, Jens Eckstein, Juerg Beer, Michael Egloff, Vladimir Kaplan, Tobias Ehmann, Claus Hoess, Heinz Schaad, Ulrich Wagner, Sabina de Geest, Philipp Schuetz, Beat Mueller

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Reasons, perceived outcomes and characteristics of second-opinion seekers: are there differences in private vs. public settings?

Liora Shmueli, Nadav Davidovitch, Joseph S. Pliskin, Igal Hekselman, Ran D. Balicer, Geva Greenfield

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Priorities and challenges for health leadership and workforce management globally: a rapid review

Carah Alyssa Figueroa, Reema Harrison, Ashfaq Chauhan, Lois Meyer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Magnitude of delayed turnaround time of laboratory results in Amhara Public Health Institute, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

Melashu Balew Shiferaw, Gizachew Yismaw

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Conceptual model of managing health care volunteers in disasters: a mixed method study

Ibrahim Salmani, Hesam Seyedin, Ali Ardalan, Tahmineh Farajkhoda

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A new understanding of health related empowerment in the context of an active and healthy ageing

Lars Kayser, Astrid Karnoe, Emily Duminski, David Somekh, Cecilia Vera-Muñoz

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

What does it cost to redispense unused medications in the pharmacy? A micro-costing study

Charlotte L. Bekker, Helga Gardarsdottir, Antoine C. G. Egberts, Hendrik A. Molenaar, Marcel L. Bouvy, Bart J. F. van den Bemt, Anke M. Hövels

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Operational characteristics of antiretroviral therapy clinics in Zambia: a time and motion analysis

Radhika P. Tampi, Taniya Tembo, Mpande Mukumba-Mwenechanya, Anjali Sharma, David W. Dowdy, Charles B. Holmes, Carolyn Bolton-Moore, Izukanji Sikazwe, Austin Tucker, Hojoon Sohn

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Economic efficiency versus accessibility: Planning of the hospital landscape in rural regions using a linear model on the example of paediatric and obstetric wards in the northeast of Germany

Neeltje van den Berg, Franziska Radicke, Ulrike Stentzel, Wolfgang Hoffmann, Steffen Flessa

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Critical steps in the path to using cessation pharmacotherapy following hospital-initiated tobacco treatment

Edward P. Liebmann, Taneisha S. Scheuermann, Babalola Faseru, Kimber P. Richter

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The effect of racial and gender concordance between physicians and patients on the assessment of hospitalist performance: a pilot study

Damian Crawford, Suchitra Paranji, Shalini Chandra, Scott Wright, Flora Kisuule

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Research funding impact and priority setting – advancing universal access and quality healthcare research in Malaysia

Weng Hong Fun, Sondi Sararaks, Ee Hong Tan, Kar Foong Tang, Diane Woei Quan Chong, Lee Lan Low, Roslinda Abu Sapian, S. Asmaliza Ismail, Suresh Kumar Govind, Siti Haniza Mahmud, Shahnaz Murad

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Developing a toolkit to implement the Statin Choice Conversation Aid at scale: application of a work reduction model

Aaron L. Leppin, Kasey R. Boehmer, Megan E. Branda, Nilay D. Shah, Ian Hargraves, Sara Dick, Glyn Elwyn, Henry H. Ting, Siqin Ye, Ryan Gilles, Marghoob Abbas, Alex Alexander, Victor M. Montori

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Establishment of radiation therapy services in North West Tasmania: a community need or election strategy?

Sancia West, Elizabeth Shannon, Elaine Crisp, Tony Barnett

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Satisfaction with service coverage and drug list may influence patients’ acceptance of general practitioner contract service: a cross-sectional study in Guangdong, China

Aiyun Chen, Shanshan Feng, Wenxi Tang, Liang Zhang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Treatment-seeking behaviour for febrile illnesses and its implications for malaria control and elimination in Savannakhet Province, Lao PDR (Laos): a mixed method study

Bipin Adhikari, Koukeo Phommasone, Tiengkham Pongvongsa, Palingnaphone Koummarasy, Xayaphone Soundala, Gisela Henriques, Pasathorn Sirithiranont, Daniel M. Parker, Lorenz von Seidlein, Nicholas J. White, Nicholas P. J. Day, Arjen M. Dondorp, Paul N. Newton, Phaik Yeong Cheah, Christopher Pell, Mayfong Mayxay

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

An implementation science study to enhance cardiovascular disease prevention in Mukono and Buikwe districts in Uganda: a stepped-wedge design

Geofrey Musinguzi, Rhoda K. Wanyenze, Rawlance Ndejjo, Isaac Ssinabulya, Harm van Marwijk, Isaac Ddumba, Hilde Bastiaens, Fred Nuwaha

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Availability of essential medicines and pharmaceutical inventory management practice at health centers of Adama town, Ethiopia

Adane Teshome Kefale, Hafiza Hayredin Shebo

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Long-term corticosteroid use and dietary advice: a qualitative analysis of the difficulties encountered by patient

Muriel Nogué, Jacques Rambaud, Sylvie Fabre, Nathalie Filippi, Christian Jorgensen, Yves-Marie Pers

01.12.2019 | Debate | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Value based competition in health care’s ethical drawbacks and the need for a values-driven approach

A. Stef Groenewoud, Gert P. Westert, Jan A. M. Kremer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

What makes mental health and substance use services youth friendly? A scoping review of literature

Lisa D. Hawke, Kamna Mehra, Cara Settipani, Jaqueline Relihan, Karleigh Darnay, Gloria Chaim, Joanna Henderson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Patterns of health care use and out-of-pocket payments among general population and social security beneficiaries in Myanmar

Chaw-Yin Myint, Milena Pavlova, Wim Groot

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Hospitalizations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions as an indicator of access to primary care and excess of bed supply

Agnus M. Kim, Jong Heon Park, Tae Ho Yoon, Yoon Kim

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Social media ratings of nursing homes associated with experience of care and “Nursing Home Compare” quality measures

Yue Li, Xueya Cai, Matthew Wang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

HIV sexual risk behavior and preferred HIV prevention service outlet by men who have sex with men in Nigeria

Godwin Emmanuel, Morenike Oluwatoyin Folayan, Bartholomew Ochonye, Paul Umoh, Bashiru Wasiu, Mercy Nkom, Apera Iorwa, James Anenih

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Measuring implementation in global mental health: validation of a pragmatic implementation science measure in eastern Ukraine using an experimental vignette design

E. E. Haroz, P. Bolton, A. J. Nguyen, C. Lee, S. Bogdanov, J. Bass, N. S. Singh, S. B. Doty, L. Murray

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Strengthening referral systems in community health programs: a qualitative study in two rural districts of Maputo Province, Mozambique

Celso Give, Sozinho Ndima, Rosalind Steege, Hermen Ormel, Rosalind McCollum, Sally Theobald, Miriam Taegtmeyer, Maryse Kok, Mohsin Sidat

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The effect of adapting Hospital at Home to facilitate implementation and sustainment on program drift or voltage drop

Albert L. Siu, Robert M. Zimbroff, Alex D. Federman, Linda V. DeCherrie, Melissa Garrido, Barbara Morano, Sara Lubetsky, Elisse Catalan, Bruce Leff

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A quality indicator set for use in rehabilitation team care of people with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases; development and pilot testing

Inger Johansen, Mari Klokkerud, Audny Anke, Janne-Birgitte Børke, Thomas Glott, Uno Hauglie, Audhild Høyem, Atle Klovning, Karin Anna Lande, Mona Larsen, Jan Egil Nordvik, Sigrid H. Wigers, Irene Øyeflaten, Kaare Birger Hagen, Ingvild Kjeken

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Assessing core, e-learning, clinical and technology readiness to integrate telemedicine at public health facilities in Uganda: a health facility – based survey

Vincent Micheal Kiberu, Richard E. Scott, Maurice Mars

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Growth monitoring and promotion practices among health workers may be suboptimal despite high knowledge scores

Issahaku Sulley, Abdul-Razak Abizari, Zakari Ali, Wisdom Peprah, Hamshawu Gombilla Yakubu, Wilfred W. Forfoe, Mahama Saaka

01.12.2019 | Debate | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Human resource technology disruptions and their implications for human resources management in healthcare organizations

Aizhan Tursunbayeva

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Health service brokerage to improve primary care access for populations experiencing vulnerability or disadvantage: a systematic review and realist synthesis

Louise Thomas, Sharon Parker, Hyun Song, Nilakshi Gunatillaka, Grant Russell, Mark Harris, on behalf of the IMPACT Team

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Involving end-users in the design of an audit and feedback intervention in the emergency department setting – a mixed methods study

Welmoed K. van Deen, Edward S. Cho, Kathryn Pustolski, Dennis Wixon, Shona Lamb, Thomas W. Valente, Michael Menchine

01.12.2019 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The introduction of a Parkinson’s disease email alert system to allow for early specialist team review of inpatients

Peter Hobson, Sally Roberts, Glesni Davies

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Appropriateness of psychotropic drug prescriptions in the elderly: structuring tools based on data extracted from the hospital information system to understand physician practices

Aurélie Petit-Monéger, Vianney Jouhet, Frantz Thiessard, Driss Berdaï, Pernelle Noize, Véronique Gilleron, Guillaume Caridade, Louis-Rachid Salmi, Florence Saillour-Glénisson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Harmonizing scientific rigor with political urgency: policy learnings for identifying accelerators for scale-up from the safe childbirth checklist programme in Rajasthan, India

Somesh Kumar, Priti Dave, Ashish Srivastava, Jelle Stekelenburg, Dinesh Baswal, Deepti Singh, Bulbul Sood, Vikas Yadav

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Improving the science and evidence base of disaster response: a policy research study

Irene Anne Jillson, Michael Clarke, Claire Allen, Stephen Waller, Tracey Koehlmoos, William Mumford, Jeroen Jansen, Keith McKay, Alexandra Trant

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Patient experiences of primary care quality amongst different types of health care facilities in central Vietnam

Nguyen Thi Hoa, Nguyen Minh Tam, Anselme Derese, Jeffrey F. Markuns, Wim Peersman

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A time-duration measure of continuity of care to optimise utilisation of primary health care: a threshold effects approach among people with diabetes

Ninh Thi Ha, Mark Harris, David Preen, Suzanne Robinson, Rachael Moorin

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The nature of rehabilitation services provided to children with cerebral palsy: a population-based nationwide study

Seong Woo Kim, Ha Ra Jeon, Taemi Youk, Jiyong Kim

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Enhancing knowledge and coordination in obesity treatment: a case study of an innovative educational program

Tonje C. Osmundsen, Unni Dahl, Bård Kulseng

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

“We come as friends”: approaches to social accountability by health committees in Northern Malawi

Elsbet Lodenstein, Joyce M. Molenaar, Christine Ingemann, Kondwani Botha, Jenipher Jere Mkandawire, Loan Liem, Jacqueline E. W. Broerse, Marjolein Dieleman

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Systemic overuse of health care in a commercially insured US population, 2010–2015

Allison H. Oakes, Hsien-Yen Chang, Jodi B. Segal

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Effectiveness of a tailored implementation strategy to improve adherence to a guideline on mental health problems in occupational health care

Margot C. W. Joosen, Karlijn M. van Beurden, David S. Rebergen, Monique A. J. M. Loo, Berend Terluin, Jaap van Weeghel, Jac J. L. van der Klink, Evelien P. M. Brouwers

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Qualitative and quantitative research of medication review and drug-related problems in Hungarian community pharmacies: a pilot study

András Szilvay, Orsolya Somogyi, Attiláné Meskó, Romána Zelkó, Balázs Hankó

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Staff perspectives of a model of access and triage for reducing waiting time in ambulatory services: a qualitative study

Katherine E. Harding, David A. Snowdon, Annie K. Lewis, Sandra G. Leggat, Bridie Kent, Jennifer J. Watts, Nicholas F. Taylor

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Intensification to injectable therapy in type 2 diabetes: mixed methods study (protocol)

Simon de Lusignan, William Hinton, Emmanouela Konstantara, Neil Munro, Martin Whyte, Julie Mount, Michael Feher

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluation of a new patient consultation initiative in community pharmacy for ear, nose and throat and eye conditions

Gillian Hall, Tania Cork, Simon White, Hayley Berry, Louise Smith

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Study protocol to investigate the efficacy of normalisation of Advance Care Planning (ACP) for people with chronic diseases in acute and community settings: a quasi-experimental design

Sarah Jeong, Tomiko Barrett, Se Ok Ohr, Peter Cleasby, Michael David, Sally Chan, Helen Fairlamb, Ryan Davey, Peter Saul

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Building implementation capacity (BIC): a longitudinal mixed methods evaluation of a team intervention

Rebecca Mosson, Hanna Augustsson, Annika Bäck, Mårten Åhström, Ulrica von Thiele Schwarz, Anne Richter, Malin Gunnarsson, Henna Hasson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Peer support interventions for individuals with acquired brain injury, cerebral palsy, and spina bifida: a systematic review

Ben B. Levy, Dorothy Luong, Laure Perrier, Mark T. Bayley, Sarah E. P. Munce

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Factors associated with post-acute discharge location after hospital stay: a cross-sectional study from a Swiss hospital

Bettina M. Zimmermann, Insa Koné, Michael Rost, Agnes Leu, Tenzin Wangmo, Bernice S. Elger

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Primary care physicians’ satisfaction after health care reform: a cross-sectional study from two cities in Central Java, Indonesia

Chatila Maharani, Desie Frihandini Afief, Dorothea Weber, Michael Marx, Svetla Loukanova

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Access to care among Medicaid and uninsured patients in community health centers after the Affordable Care Act

Veri Seo, Travis P. Baggett, Anne N. Thorndike, Peter Hull, John Hsu, Joseph P. Newhouse, Vicki Fung

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The 2010 expansion of activity-based hospital payment in Israel: an evaluation of effects at the ward level

Ruth Waitzberg, Wilm Quentin, Elad Daniels, Vadim Perman, Shuli Brammli-Greenberg, Reinhard Busse, Dan Greenberg

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Redesigning systems to improve teamwork and quality for hospitalized patients (RESET): study protocol evaluating the effect of mentored implementation to redesign clinical microsystems

Kevin J. O’Leary, Julie K. Johnson, Milisa Manojlovich, Jenna D. Goldstein, Jungwha Lee, Mark V. Williams

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Testing the psychometric properties of the Finnish version of the cross-cultural competence instrument of healthcare professionals (CCCHP)

Laura Hietapakka, Marko Elovainio, Karolina Wesolowska, Anna-Mari Aalto, Anu-Marja Kaihlanen, Timo Sinervo, Tarja Heponiemi

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Examining the impact of WHO’s Focused Antenatal Care policy on early access, underutilisation and quality of antenatal care services in Malawi: a retrospective study

Martina Mchenga, Ronelle Burger, Dieter von Fintel

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Infection prevention control and organisational patient safety culture within the context of isolation: study protocol

John Gammon, Julian Hunt, Sharon Williams, Sharon Daniel, Sue Rees, Sian Matthewson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

What helped and hindered implementation of an intervention package to reduce smoking in pregnancy: process evaluation guided by normalization process theory

Susan Jones, Sharon Hamilton, Ruth Bell, Vera Araújo-Soares, Svetlana V. Glinianaia, Eugene M. G. Milne, Martin White, Martyn Willmore, Janet Shucksmith

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Colorectal cancer screening in newly insured Medicaid members: a review of concurrent federal and state policies

Meghan C. O’Leary, Kristen Hassmiller Lich, Yifan Gu, Stephanie B. Wheeler, Gloria D. Coronado, Sarah E. Bartelmann, Bonnie K. Lind, Maria E. Mayorga, Melinda M. Davis

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Relationships between dental hygienists’ work environment and patient safety culture

Eun-Mi Choi, So-Jung Mun, Won-Gyun Chung, Hie-Jin Noh

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Factors associated with health literacy in rural areas of Central China: structural equation model

Yaofei Xie, Mengdi Ma, Ya’nan Zhang, Xiaodong Tan

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Why do patients follow physicians’ advice? The influence of patients’ regulatory focus on adherence: an empirical study in China

Runtong Zhang, Xinyi Lu, Wen Wu, Xiaopu Shang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Entering an emotional minefield: professionals’ experiences with facilitators to address abuse in child interviews

Ane Ugland Albaek, Per-Einar Binder, Anne Marita Milde

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

HIV/AIDS length of stay in Portugal under financial constraints: a longitudinal study for public hospitals, 2009–2014

Gonçalo F. Augusto, Sara S. Dias, Alexandre V. Abrantes, Maria R. O. Martins

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Attitudes and practices of community pharmacists and barriers to their participation in public health activities in Yemen: mind the gap

Seena A. Yousuf, Mohammed Alshakka, Wafa F. S. Badulla, Heyam Saad Ali, P. Ravi Shankar, Mohamed Izham Mohamed Ibrahim

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Social network analysis of rural medical networks after medical school immersion in a rural clinical school

Denese E. Playford, Tessa Burkitt, David Atkinson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Utilizing the focused conversation method in qualitative public health research: a team-based approach

Charissa Fritzen-Pedicini, Susan C. Bleasdale, Lisa M. Brosseau, Donna Moritz, Monica Sikka, Emily Stiehl, Rachael M. Jones, for the CDC Prevention Epicenter Program

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The role of organizational attractiveness in an internal market-oriented culture (IMOC): a study of hospital frontline employees

Terje Slåtten, Gudbrand Lien, Peer Jacob Svenkerud

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Household relationships and healthcare seeking behaviour for common childhood illnesses in sub-Saharan Africa: a cross-national mixed effects analysis

Joshua O. Akinyemi, Pamela Banda, Nicole De Wet, Adenike E. Akosile, Clifford O. Odimegwu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Adherence of doctors to hypertension clinical guidelines in academy charity teaching hospital, Khartoum, Sudan

Hiba Salah Abdelgadir, Maisa Mustafa Elfadul, Nisreen Haider Hamid, Mounkaila Noma

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Development of a novel benchmark method to identify and characterize best practices in home care across six European countries: design, baseline, and rationale of the IBenC project

Henriëtte G. van der Roest, Liza van Eenoo, Lisanne I. van Lier, Graziano Onder, Vjenka Garms-Homolová, Johannes H. Smit, Harriet Finne-Soveri, Pálmi V. Jónsson, Stasja Draisma, Anja Declercq, Judith E. Bosmans, Hein P. J. van Hout, IBenC project

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Contrasting effects of comorbidities on emergency colon cancer diagnosis: a longitudinal data-linkage study in England

Cristina Renzi, Georgios Lyratzopoulos, Willie Hamilton, Camille Maringe, Bernard Rachet

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

“The number of clients is increasing but the supplies are reducing”: provider strategies for responding to chronic antiretroviral (ARV) medicines stock-outs in resource-limited settings: a qualitative study from Uganda

Henry Zakumumpa, Flavia Matovu Kiweewa, Felix Khuluza, Freddy Eric Kitutu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Insights on multimorbidity and associated health service use and costs from three population-based studies of older adults in Ontario with diabetes, dementia and stroke

Lauren E. Griffith, Andrea Gruneir, Kathryn Fisher, Dilzayn Panjwani, Amiram Gafni, Christopher Patterson, Maureen Markle-Reid, Jenny Ploeg

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Intention to initiate antiretroviral therapy (ART) among people living with HIV in China under the scaling-up of ART: the role of healthcare workers’ recommendations

Qiangsheng He, Xuan Du, Huifang Xu, Lirui Fan, Remina Maimaitijiang, Yanan Wu, Chun Hao, Jinghua Li, Yuantao Hao, Jing Gu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Cost-effectiveness of a community-based cardiovascular disease prevention intervention in medically underserved rural areas

Hua Wang, Donald Kenkel, Meredith L. Graham, Lynn C. Paul, Sara C. Folta, Miriam E. Nelson, David Strogatz, Rebecca A. Seguin

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Healthcare providers’ attitudes towards care for men who have sex with men (MSM) in Malawi

Lester Kapanda, Vincent Jumbe, Chimaraoke Izugbara, Adamson S. Muula

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Developing national strategies for reaching men with HIV testing services in Tanzania: results from the male catch-up plan

Donaldson F. Conserve, Jumanne Issango, Andrew M. Kilale, Bernard Njau, Patrick Nhigula, Peter Memiah, Gaspar Mbita, Augustine T. Choko, Akeen Hamilton, Gary King

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Use of high-level health facilities and catastrophic expenditure in Vietnam: can health insurance moderate this relationship?

Hwa-Young Lee, Juhwan Oh, Van Minh Hoang, J. Robin Moon, S. V. Subramanian

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

LearnOvation: an intervention to foster exploration and exploitation behaviour in health care management in daily practice

Gunilla Avby, Sofia Kjellström

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Social psychological mechanisms and processes in a novel, health professional-led, self-management intervention for older stroke individuals: a synthesis and phenomenological study

Susanne Lillelund Sørensen, Sedsel Kristine Stage Pedersen, Hanne Pallesen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Referral of patients to diabetes prevention programmes from community campaigns and general practices: mixed-method evaluation using the RE-AIM framework and Normalisation Process Theory

Sarah Knowles, Sarah Cotterill, Nia Coupe, Michael Spence

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluation of the psychometric properties of the Greek version of the Active Life with Asthma (Gr-ALMA) review: a descriptive methodological study

Chris Livadiotis, Ekaterini Lambrinou, Vasilios Raftopoulos, Nicos Middleton

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The relationship between formal and informal care among Chinese older adults: based on the 2014 CLHLS dataset

Wenyi LIN

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Analyses of the effectiveness of a Brazilian pediatric home care service: a preliminary study

Antônio José Lana de Carvalho, Hyster Martins Ferreira, Eliza Fernanda Borges, Laerte Honorato Borges Junior, Ana Laura Teodoro de Paula, Wallisen Tadashi Hattori, e Vivian Mara Gonçalves de Oliveira Azevedo

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluating the implementation and impact of a pharmacy technician-supported medicines administration service designed to reduce omitted doses in hospitals: a qualitative study

Elizabeth M. Seston, Darren M. Ashcroft, Elizabeth Lamerton, Lindsay Harper, Richard N. Keers

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Incorporating ex-vivo lung perfusion into the UK adult lung transplant service: an economic evaluation and decision analytic model

N. McMeekin, A. E. Chrysos, L. Vale, A. J. Fisher

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Facilitators, best practices and barriers to integrating family planning data in Uganda’s health management information system

Stephen Ojiambo Wandera, Betty Kwagala, Olivia Nankinga, Patricia Ndugga, Allen Kabagenyi, Bridgit Adamou, Benjamin Kachero

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Cross verification of prescribing trends through loop evaluation of physicians, patients and medical store personnel

Syed Zia Husnain, Nadeem Irfan Bukhari, Khalid Hussain, Zaheer-Ud-Din Babar, Furqan Khurshid Hashmi, Zikria Saleem, Muhammad Salman, Louise Curley

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Factors associated with the inter-facility transfer of inpatients in Sichuan province, China

Linxin Liu, Chaojie Liu, Zhanqi Duan, Jingping Pan, Min Yang

01.12.2019 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Correction to: Conceptual model of managing health care volunteers in disasters: a mixed method study

Ibrahim Salmani, Hesam Seyedin, Ali Ardalan, Tahmineh Farajkhoda

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Shortage and inequalities in the distribution of specialists across community health centres in Uttar Pradesh, 2002–2012

Aditya Singh

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A complex health services intervention to improve medical care in long-term care homes: study protocol of the controlled coordinated medical care (CoCare) study

Boris A. Brühmann, Christina Reese, Klaus Kaier, Margrit Ott, Christoph Maurer, Simone Kunert, Bruno R. Saurer, Erik Farin

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation practices in the Netherlands: results from a nationwide survey

Marc Schluep, Geertje Johanna Catharina van Limpt, Robert Jan Stolker, Sanne Elisabeth Hoeks, Henrik Endeman

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

High perceived social support and hospital readmissions in an older multi-ethnic, limited English proficiency, safety-net population

Brian Chan, L. Elizabeth Goldman, Urmimala Sarkar, David Guzman, Jeff Critchfield, Somnath Saha, Margot Kushel

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Healthcare-provider perceptions of barriers to oxygen therapy for paediatric patients in three government-funded eastern Ugandan hospitals; a qualitative study

Jonathan W. Dauncey, Peter Olupot-Olupot, Kathryn Maitland

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Using electronic tablets for data collection for healthcare service and maternal health assessments in low resource settings: lessons learnt

Fiona M. Dickinson, Mary McCauley, Barbara Madaj, Nynke van den Broek

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Understanding evidence-informed decision-making: a rural interorganizational breastfeeding network

Sionnach Lukeman, Barbara Davies, Charmaine McPherson, Josephine Etowa

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Building general practice training capacity in rural and remote Australia with underserved primary care services: a qualitative investigation

Louise Young, Raquel Peel, Belinda O’Sullivan, Carole Reeve

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The feasibility and acceptability of collaborative learning in improving health worker performance on adolescent health: findings from implementation research in Moldova

Galina Lesco, Frances Squires, Viorel Babii, Nadejda Bordian, Olga Cernetchi, Adriane Martin Hilber, Venkatraman Chandra-Mouli

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Nursing and midwifery research activity in Arab countries from 1950 to 2017

Waleed M. Sweileh, Huda Abu-Saad Huijer, Samah W. Al-Jabi, Sa’ed H. Zyoud, Ansam F. Sawalha

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Knowledge, attitudes, perception and practices regarding antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected adults in Antananarivo, Madagascar: a cross-sectional survey

Mihaja Raberahona, Zinara Lidamahasolo, Johary Andriamamonjisoa, Volatiana Andriananja, Radonirina Lazasoa Andrianasolo, Rivonirina Andry Rakotoarivelo, Mamy Jean de Dieu Randria

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Immigrant health access in Texas: policy, rhetoric, and fear in the Trump era

Timothy Callaghan, David J. Washburn, Katharine Nimmons, Delia Duchicela, Anoop Gurram, James Burdine

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Geographical variations in patient-reported outcomes after total hip arthroplasty between 2008 - 2012

Linnea Oldsberg, Göran Garellick, Ingrid Osika Friberg, Anke Samulowitz, Ola Rolfson, Szilárd Nemes

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

HIV/AIDS health services in Manaus, Brazil: patient perception of quality and its influence on adherence to antiretroviral treatment

Carlued Leon, Tamar Koosed, Bryn Philibert, Cristina Raposo, Adele Schwartz Benzaken

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Exploring variation in low-value care: a multilevel modelling study

Tim Badgery-Parker, Yingyu Feng, Sallie-Anne Pearson, Jean-Frederic Levesque, Susan Dunn, Adam G. Elshaug

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Converting acute inpatient take to outpatient take with fast-track assessment in internal medicine wards – a before-after study

Cathrine Bell, Ulrich Fredberg, Anders Damgaard Moeller Schlünsen, Peter Vedsted

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The integrated health service model: the approach to restrain the vicious cycle to chronic diseases

Netsanet Fetene Wendimagegn, Marthie Bezuidenhout

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Development of a patient reported outcome measures for measuring the impact of visual impairment following stroke

Lauren R. Hepworth, Fiona J. Rowe, Girvan Burnside

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

TIME to reduce agitation in persons with dementia in nursing homes. A process evaluation of a complex intervention

Bjørn Lichtwarck, Janne Myhre, Geir Selbaek, Øyvind Kirkevold, Anne Marie Mork Rokstad, Jūratė Šaltytė Benth, Sverre Bergh

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Effect of counselling on health-promoting lifestyle and the quality of life in Iranian middle-aged women: a randomised controlled clinical trial

Vahideh Karimlou, Sakineh Mohammad-Alizadeh Charandabi, Jamileh Malakouti, Mojgan Mirghafourvand

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Strengthening provider-initiated testing and counselling in Zimbabwe by deploying supplemental providers: a time series analysis

Aaron F. Bochner, Beth A. Tippett Barr, Batsirai Makunike, Gloria Gonese, Blessing Wazara, Richard Mashapa, Elizabeth Meacham, Ponesai Nyika, Gertrude Ncube, Shirish Balachandra, Ruth Levine, Frances Petracca, Tsitsi Apollo, Ann Downer, Stefan Z. Wiktor

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Impact of the free healthcare initiative on wealth-related inequity in the utilization of maternal & child health services in Sierra Leone

Mohamed Boie Jalloh, Abdulai Jawo Bah, Peter Bai James, Steven Sevalie, Katrina Hann, Amir Shmueli

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Quality of care for non-communicable diseases in the Republic of Moldova: a survey across primary health care facilities and pharmacies

Carolyn Blake, Leah F. Bohle, Cristina Rotaru, Natalia Zarbailov, Valeriu Sava, Florence Sécula, Helen Prytherch, Ala Curteanu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Utilization and medical costs of outpatient rehabilitation among children with autism spectrum conditions in Taiwan

Hsing-Jung Li, Chi-Yuan Chen, Ching-Hong Tsai, Chao-Chan Kuo, Kung-Heng Chen, Kuan-Hsu Chen, Ying-Chun Li

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Co-design of a patient experience survey for arthritis central intake: an example of meaningful patient engagement in healthcare design

Eloise C. J. Carr, Jatin N. Patel, Mia M. Ortiz, Jean L. Miller, Sylvia R. Teare, Claire E. H. Barber, Deborah A. Marshall

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The German version of the high-performance work systems questionnaire (HPWS-G) in the context of patient safety: a validation study in a Swiss university hospital

Juliane Mielke, Sabina De Geest, Sonja Beckmann, Lynn Leppla, Xhyljeta Luta, Raphaelle-Ashley Guerbaai, Sabina Hunziker, René Schwendimann

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Perspectives of health educators and interviewers in a randomized controlled trial of a postpartum diabetes prevention program for Latinas: a qualitative assessment

Aline Gubrium, Denise Leckenby, Megan Ward Harvey, Bess H. Marcus, Milagros C. Rosal, Lisa Chasan-Taber

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Surgeons and preventive health: a mixed methods study of current practice, beliefs and attitudes influencing health promotion activities amongst public hospital surgeons

Stephen Barrett, Stephen Begg, Andrea Sloane, Michael Kingsley

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Experiences of homeless women on maternity health service utilization and associated challenge in Aksum town, Northern Ethiopia

Hailay Gebreyesus, Abebe Mamo, Mebrahtu Teweldemedhin, Berihu Gidey, Znabu Hdush, Zewdie Birhanu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Medical expenditure for middle-aged and elderly in Beijing

Chenjin Ma, Yan Jiang, Yang Li, Yuming Zhang, Xiaojun Wang, Shuangge Ma, Yu Wang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The willingness of patients to make the first visit to primary care institutions and its influencing factors in Beijing medical alliances: a comparative study of Beijing’s medical resource-rich and scarce regions

Haiyan Song, Xu Zuo, Chengsen Cui, Kai Meng

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A systematic review of the effects of advance care planning facilitators training programs

Carmen Wing Han Chan, Nancy Hiu Yim Ng, Helen Y. L. Chan, Martin M. H. Wong, K. M. Chow

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Attitudes and perceptions of medical doctors towards the local health system: a questionnaire survey in Ecuador

Esteban Ortiz-Prado, Marta Fors, Aquiles R. Henriquez-Trujillo, Gabriel H. Cevallos-Sierra, Alejandra Barreto-Grimaldos, Katherine Simbaña-Rivera, Lenin Gomez-Barreno, Eduardo Vasconez, Alex Lister

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Modes of e-Health delivery in secondary prevention programmes for patients with coronary artery disease: a systematic review

Gunhild Brørs, Trond Røed Pettersen, Tina B. Hansen, Bengt Fridlund, Linn Benjaminsen Hølvold, Hans Lund, Tone M. Norekvål

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Why not see a doctor when ill? Evidence from the Chinese elderly

Shangren Qin, Ye Ding

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Towards successful digital transformation through co-creation: a longitudinal study of a four-year implementation of digital monitoring technology in residential care for persons with dementia

Janne Dugstad, Tom Eide, Etty R. Nilsen, Hilde Eide

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Is antibacterial treatment intensity lower in elderly patients? A retrospective cohort study in a German surgical intensive care unit

Dominik Beier, Christel Weiß, Michael Hagmann, Ümniye Balaban, Manfred Thiel, Verena Schneider-Lindner

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Group-based, person-centered diabetes self-management education: healthcare professionals’ implementation of new approaches

Vibeke Stenov, Gitte Wind, Michael Vallis, Susanne Reventlow, Nana Folmann Hempler

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Decision making tools for managing waiting times and treatment rates in elective surgery

Daniel Adrian Lungu, Tommaso Grillo Ruggieri, Sabina Nuti

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluation of integrated care services in Catalonia: population-based and service-based real-life deployment protocols

Erik Baltaxe, Isaac Cano, Carmen Herranz, Anael Barberan-Garcia, Carme Hernandez, Albert Alonso, María José Arguis, Cristina Bescos, Felip Burgos, Montserrat Cleries, Joan Carles Contel, Jordi de Batlle, Kamrul Islam, Rachelle Kaye, Maarten Lahr, Graciela Martinez-Palli, Felip Miralles, Montserrat Moharra, David Monterde, Jordi Piera, José Ríos, Nuria Rodriguez, Reut Ron, Maureen Rutten-van Mölken, Tomas Salas, Sebastià Santaeugenia, Helen Schonenberg, Oscar Solans, Gerard Torres, Eloisa Vargiu, Emili Vela, Josep Roca

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Accuracy and quality of immunization data in Iran: findings from data quality self-assessment survey in 2017

Manoochehr Karami, Salman Khazaei, Abbas Babaei, Fatemeh Abdoli Yaghini, Mohammad Mehdi Gouya, Seyed Mohsen Zahraei

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Hospitals accreditation status in Indonesia: associated with hospital characteristics, market competition intensity, and hospital performance?

Viera Wardhani, Jitse Pieter van Dijk, Adi Utarini

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Antihypertensive prescription among black patients without compelling indications: prescription, effectiveness, quality and cost of medication

Onyinye Onyeka Akunne, Aduragbenro Deborah A. Adedapo

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Practicality of Acute and Transitional Care and its consequences in the era of SwissDRG: a focus group study

Tenzin Wangmo, Yvonne Padrutt, Insa Koné, Thomas Gächter, Bernice S. Elger, Agnes Leu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Knowledge, attitude and practice among non-ophthalmic health care providers regarding eye management of diabetics in private sector of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Talal Bassam Abu-Amara, Waleed Abdulaziz Al Rashed, Rajiv Khandekar, Hamad Mohammed Qabha, Faris Mohammad Alosaimi, Abdulrahman Abdullah Alshuwayrikh, Mansour Khalid Almadi, Alanoud Alfaris

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Comparison of the Patient Enablement Instrument (PEI) with two single-item measures among Finnish Health care centre patients

Elina Tolvanen, Tuomas H. Koskela, Elise Kosunen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The impacts of quantity and quality of health clinics on health behaviors and outcomes in Nigeria: analysis of health clinic census data

Ryoko Sato

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Lack of patient education is risk factor of disease flare in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus in China

Le Zhang, Wei Luan, Shikai Geng, Shuang Ye, Xiaodong Wang, Liping Qian, Yang Ding, Ting Li, Anli Jiang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

International survey of De-implementation of initiating parenteral nutrition early in Paediatric intensive care units

Esther van Puffelen, An Jacobs, Charlotte J. M. Verdoorn, Koen F. M. Joosten, Greet van den Berghe, Erwin Ista, Sascha C. A. T. Verbruggen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Identification of practitioners at high risk of complaints to health profession regulators

Matthew J. Spittal, Marie M. Bismark, David M. Studdert

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Compliance with standard precaution practices and associated factors among health care workers in Dawuro Zone, South West Ethiopia, cross sectional study

Abera Beyamo, Terefe Dodicho, Wolde Facha

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Patient empowerment in risk management: a mixed-method study to explore mental health professionals’ perspective

M. Rimondini, I. M. Busch, M. A. Mazzi, V. Donisi, A. Poli, E. Bovolenta, F. Moretti

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluating medicine prices, availability and affordability in Bangladesh using World Health Organisation and Health Action International methodology

Lombe Kasonde, David Tordrup, Aliya Naheed, Wu Zeng, Shyfuddin Ahmed, Zaheer-Ud-Din Babar

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Serious illness care Programme UK: assessing the ‘face validity’, applicability and relevance of the serious illness conversation guide for use within the UK health care setting

Tamsin McGlinchey, Stephen Mason, Alison Coackley, Anita Roberts, Maria Maguire, Justin Sanders, Francine Maloney, Susan Block, John Ellershaw, Peter Kirkbride

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The role of psychological safety and learning behavior in the development of effective quality improvement teams in Ghana: an observational study

Jordan A. Albritton, Bruce Fried, Kavita Singh, Bryan J. Weiner, Bryce Reeve, Jeffrey R. Edwards

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Rate and predictors for non-attendance of patients undergoing hospital outpatient treatment for chronic diseases: a register-based cohort study

Donna Lykke Wolff, Frans Boch Waldorff, Christian von Plessen, Christian Backer Mogensen, Thomas Lund Sørensen, Kim Christian Houlind, Søren Bie Bogh, Katrine Hass Rubin

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Disparities in breast screening, stage at diagnosis, cancer treatment and the subsequent risk of cancer death: a retrospective, matched cohort of aboriginal and non-aboriginal women with breast cancer

David Banham, David Roder, Dorothy Keefe, Gelareh Farshid, Marion Eckert, Natasha Howard, Karla Canuto, Alex Brown, for the CanDAD Aboriginal Community Reference Group and other CanDAD investigators

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Pediatric urgent care education: a survey-based needs assessment

Xian Zhao, Ioannis Koutroulis, Joanna Cohen, Deena Berkowitz

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Determinants of the quality of care relationships in long-term care - a participatory study

Aukelien Scheffelaar, Michelle Hendriks, Nanne Bos, Katrien Luijkx, Sandra van Dulmen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Health care stakeholder perspectives regarding the role of a patient navigator during transition to adult care

Gina Dimitropoulos, Elizabeth Morgan-Maver, Brooke Allemang, Kyleigh Schraeder, Shannon D. Scott, Jorge Pinzon, Gail Andrew, Gregory Guilcher, Lorraine Hamiwka, Eddy Lang, Kerry McBrien, Alberto Nettel-Aguirre, Daniele Pacaud, Lonnie Zwaigenbaum, Andrew Mackie, Susan Samuel

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Factors influencing fall prevention for patients with spinal cord injury from the perspectives of administrators in Canadian rehabilitation hospitals

H. Singh, B. C. Craven, H. M. Flett, C. Kerry, S. B. Jaglal, M. P. Silver, K. E. Musselman

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Effectiveness of Medicare cost-sharing elimination for Cancer screening on utilization

Wendy Yi Xu, Thomas M. Wickizer, Jeah Kyoungrae Jung

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Human health benefit and burden of the schizophrenia health care pathway in Belgium: paliperidone palmitate long-acting injections

Sam Debaveye, Delphine De Smedt, Bert Heirman, Shane Kavanagh, Jo Dewulf

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Key factors supporting implementation of a training program for neonatal family- centered care – a qualitative study

Mirka Toivonen, Liisa Lehtonen, Sari Ahlqvist-Björkroth, Anna Axelin

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Exploring the solutions to the inherent perils of (the multitude of) guidelines – a focus group study of stakeholders’ perceptions

Louise H. K. Blume, Jamiu O. Busari, Nico J. H. W. van Weert, Diana M. J. Delnoij

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The OPTIMISE project: protocol for a mixed methods, pragmatic, quasi-experimental trial to improve primary care delivery to refugees in Australia

Grant Russell, Nilakshi Gunatillaka, Virginia Lewis, I-Hao Cheng, Joanne Enticott, Geraldine Marsh, Shiva Vasi, Jenny Advocat, Hyun Song, Shoko Saito, Sue Casey, Mitchell Smith, Mark Harris

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The MOWER (middle of the week everyone gets a re-chart) pilot study: reducing in-hospital charting error with a multi-intervention

Tony Floyd, Siri Mårtensson, Jannine Bailey, Derek Kay, Bruce McGarity, Bronwyn K. Brew

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Training opportunities and the increase in the number of nurses in home-visit nursing agencies in Japan: a panel data analysis

Noriko Morioka, Suguru Okubo, Yoshie Yumoto, Yasuko Ogata

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Referral patterns of stroke rehabilitation inpatients to a model system of outpatient services in Ontario, Canada: a 7-year retrospective analysis

Shannon Janzen, Magdalena Mirkowski, Amanda McIntyre, Swati Mehta, Jerome Iruthayarajah, Robert Teasell

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Digital technology and nursing care: a scoping review on acceptance, effectiveness and efficiency studies of informal and formal care technologies

Tobias Krick, Kai Huter, Dominik Domhoff, Annika Schmidt, Heinz Rothgang, Karin Wolf-Ostermann

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Predictive ability of an expert-defined population segmentation framework for healthcare utilization and mortality - a retrospective cohort study

Lian Leng Low, Yu Heng Kwan, Cheryl Ann Ma, Shi Yan, Elian Hui San Chia, Julian Thumboo

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A health system framework for perinatal care in South African district hospitals: a Delphi technique

Ntombifikile Maureen Nkwanyana, Anna Silvia Voce, Sthandwa Octavia Mnqayi, Benn Sartorius, Helen Schneider

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Acceptability and feasibility of a virtual community of practice to primary care professionals regarding patient empowerment: a qualitative pilot study

Carlos Jesús Bermejo-Caja, Débora Koatz, Carola Orrego, Lilisbeth Perestelo-Pérez, Ana Isabel González-González, Marta Ballester, Valeria Pacheco-Huergo, Yolanda del Rey-Granado, Marcos Muñoz-Balsa, Ana Belén Ramírez-Puerta, Yolanda Canellas-Criado, Francisco Javier Pérez-Rivas, Ana Toledo-Chávarri, Mercedes Martínez-Marcos, e-MPODERA group

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Analysing the landscape for prescription to non-prescription reclassification (switch) in Germany: an interview study of committee members and stakeholders

Natalie J. Gauld

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Understanding the clinical management of obstructive sleep apnoea in tetraplegia: a qualitative study using the theoretical domains framework

Marnie Graco, David J. Berlowitz, Sally E. Green

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Factors associated with costs and health outcomes in patients with Back and leg pain in primary care: a prospective cohort analysis

Jesse Kigozi, Kika Konstantinou, Reuben Ogollah, Kate Dunn, Lewis Martyn, Susan Jowett

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Cost effectiveness of school-located influenza vaccination programs for elementary and secondary school children

Byung-Kwang Yoo, Stanley J. Schaffer, Sharon G. Humiston, Cynthia M. Rand, Nicolas P. N. Goldstein, Christina S. Albertin, Cathleen Concannon, Peter G. Szilagyi

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

National practice patterns and direct medical costs for prostate cancer in Korea across a 10 year period: a nationwide population-based study using a national health insurance database

Ho Won Kang, Seok-Joong Yun, Jae Il Chung, Hoon Choi, Jae Heon Kim, Ho Song Yu, Yun-Sok Ha, In-Chang Cho, Hyung Joon Kim, Hyun Chul Chung, Jun Sung Koh, Wun-Jae Kim, Jong-Hyock Park, Ji Youl Lee, So-Young Kim

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A randomized control trial of primary care-based management of type 2 diabetes by a pharmacist in Pakistan

Zaida Javaid, Unaiza Imtiaz, Imtiaz Khalid, Hamid Saeed, Rehana Qadir Khan, Muhammad Islam, Zikria Saleem, Muhammad Farhan Sohail, Zeeshan Danish, Farah Batool, Naveed Anwer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Utilization willingness of institutional care between disabled and non-disabled seniors: evidence from Jiangsu, China

Na Chen, Xin Li, Ni Yuan, Cheng-chao Zhou, Chang-qing Wang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Detecting and managing hypertensive disorders in pregnancy: a cross-sectional analysis of the quality of antenatal care in Nigeria

Angela Salomon, Salisu Ishaku, Karen R. Kirk, Charlotte E. Warren

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Deployment of Critical Incident Reporting System (CIRS) in public Styrian hospitals: a five year perspective

Gerald Sendlhofer, Peter Schweppe, Ursula Sprincnik, Veronika Gombotz, Karina Leitgeb, Peter Tiefenbacher, Lars-Peter Kamolz, Gernot Brunner

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Effective factors in non-compliance with therapeutic orders of specialists in outpatient clinics in Iran: a qualitative study

Soheila Naghavi, Mohammad Hossein Mehrolhassani, Nouzar Nakhaee, Vahid Yazdi-Feyzabadi

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Process evaluation of specialist nurse implementation of a soft opt-out organ donation system in Wales

Jane Noyes, Leah Mclaughlin, Karen Morgan, Abigail Roberts, Bethan Moss, Michael Stephens, Phillip Walton

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Assessing frontline HIV service provider efficiency using data envelopment analysis: a case study of Philippine social hygiene clinics (SHCs)

Xerxes T. Seposo, Ichiro Okubo, Masahide Kondo

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluation of bottom-up interventions targeting community-dwelling frail older people in Belgium: methodological challenges and lessons for future comparative effectiveness studies

Anne-Sophie Lambert, Sophie Ces, Espoir Bwenge Malembaka, Thérèse Van Durme, Anja Declercq, Jean Macq

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Ethical problems in nursing management – a cross-sectional survey about solving problems

Elina Aitamaa, Riitta Suhonen, Pauli Puukka, Helena Leino-Kilpi

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Advancing the status of nursing: reconstructing professional nursing identity through patient safety work

Frode Heldal, Trond Kongsvik, Erna Håland

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Measurement without management: qualitative evaluation of a voluntary audit & feedback intervention for primary care teams

Daniel J. Wagner, Janet Durbin, Jan Barnsley, Noah M. Ivers

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Understanding patient activation and adherence to nebuliser treatment in adults with cystic fibrosis: responses to the UK version of PAM-13 and a think aloud study

Jie Gao, Madelynne Arden, Zhe Hui Hoo, Martin Wildman

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Choice of contraceptive methods in public and private facilities in rural India

Arupendra Mozumdar, Vandana Gautam, Abhishek Gautam, Arnab Dey, Uttamacharya, Ruhi Saith, Pranita Achyut, Abhishek Kumar, Kumudha Aruldas, Amit Chakraverty, Dinesh Agarwal, Ravi Verma, Priya Nanda, Suneeta Krishnan, Niranjan Saggurti

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Opportunities to encourage mail order pharmacy delivery service use for diabetes prescriptions: a qualitative study

Julie A. Schmittdiel, Cassondra J. Marshall, Deanne Wiley, Christopher V. Chau, Connie M. Trinacty, J. Frank Wharam, O. Kenrik Duru, Andrew J. Karter, Susan D. Brown

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The safety attitudes questionnaire – ambulatory version: psychometric properties of the Norwegian version for nursing homes

Gunnar Tschudi Bondevik, Dag Hofoss, Bettina Sandgathe Husebø, Ellen Catharina Tveter Deilkås

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Perceptions of appropriate treatment among the informal allopathic providers: insights from a qualitative study in two peri-urban areas in Bangladesh

M. Monaemul Islam Sizear, Herfina Y. Nababan, Md. Kaoser Bin Siddique, Shariful Islam, Sukanta Paul, Anup Kumar Paul, Syed Masud Ahmed

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The quality of maternal-fetal and newborn care services in Jordan: a qualitative focus group study

Mohammad S. Alyahya, Yousef S. Khader, Anwar Batieha, Majed Asad

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Inadequate management of pneumonia among children in South Ethiopia: findings from descriptive study

Solomon Hailemariam, Yabibal Gebeyehu, Eskindir Loha, Kjell Arne Johansson, Bernt Lindtjørn

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Effectiveness of a psychoeducation group intervention conducted by primary healthcare nurses in patients with depression and physical comorbidity: study protocol for a randomized, controlled trial

Rocío Casañas, Jaume Martín Royo, Maria Isabel Fernandez-San-Martín, Antonia Raya Tena, Jacobo Mendioroz, Glòria Sauch Valmaña, Roser Masa-Font, Marc Casajuana-Closas, Eva María Fernandez Linares, Cèlia Cols-Sagarra, Susana Gonzalez Tejón, Quintí Foguet-Boreu, Luis Miguel Martín Lopez

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Impact of mobile radiography services in nursing homes on the utilisation of diagnostic imaging procedures

Elin Kjelle, Kristin Bakke Lysdahl, Hilde Merete Olerud

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The migration-related language barrier and professional interpreter use in primary health care in Switzerland

Fabienne N. Jaeger, Nicole Pellaud, Bénédicte Laville, Pierre Klauser

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Outcome of training of maternal and child health workers in Ifo Local Government Area, Ogun State, Nigeria, on common childhood blinding diseases: a pre-test, post-test, one-group quasi-experimental study

A. O. Olowoyeye, K. O. Musa, O. T. Aribaba

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The burden of cancer on primary and secondary health care services before and after cancer diagnosis in New South Wales, Australia

Stephen Morrell, Jane Young, David Roder

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

General practitioners’ perceptions about their role in current and future heart failure care: an exploratory qualitative study

Miek Smeets, Sofia Zervas, Hanne Leben, Mieke Vermandere, Stefan Janssens, Wilfried Mullens, Bert Aertgeerts, Bert Vaes

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Developing a framework of quality indicators for healthcare business cases: a qualitative document analysis consolidating insight from expert guidance and current practice

Myles-Jay Linton, Joanna Coast, Iestyn Williams, Joanna Copping, Amanda Owen-Smith

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Workload in Norwegian general practice 2018 – an observational study

Tone Morken, Ingrid Keilegavlen Rebnord, Kjell Maartmann-Moe, Steinar Hunskaar

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Exploring the system capacity to meet occupational health and safety needs: the case of the ready-made garment industry in Bangladesh

Sadika Akhter, Shannon Rutherford, Cordia Chu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Cost-effectiveness analysis of escalating to natalizumab or switching among immunomodulators in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis in Italy

Gianluca Furneri, Laura Santoni, Chiara Ricella, Luca Prosperini

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Prevalence and income-related equity in hypertension in rural China from 1991 to 2011: differences between self-reported and tested measures

Dan Cao, Zhongliang Zhou, Yafei Si, Xiao Xiao, Xiao Wang, Chi Shen, Yangling Ren, Min Su, Shuyi He, Jianmin Gao

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Cost-utility analysis of palonosetron in the antiemetic regimen for cisplatin-containing highly emetogenic chemotherapy in Japan

Munenobu Kashiwa, Ryo Matsushita

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Association of waiting and consultation time with patient satisfaction: secondary-data analysis of a national survey in Peruvian ambulatory care facilities

Christoper A. Alarcon-Ruiz, Paula Heredia, Alvaro Taype-Rondan

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Mortality and causes of death among patients with opioid use disorder receiving opioid agonist treatment: a national register study

Anne Berit Bech, Thomas Clausen, Helge Waal, Jūratė Šaltytė Benth, Ivar Skeie

01.12.2019 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Correction to: Contraception and abortion knowledge, attitudes and practices among adolescents from low and middle-income countries: a systematic review

Margarate Nzala Munakampe, Joseph Mumba Zulu, Charles Michelo

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Drivers of hospital expenditure and length of stay in an academic medical centre: a retrospective cross-sectional study

Nabilah Rahman, Sheryl Hui-Xian Ng, Sravan Ramachandran, Debby D. Wang, Srinath Sridharan, Chuen Seng Tan, Astrid Khoo, Xin Quan Tan

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Africa’s challenged ENT services: highlighting challenges in Zambia

Lufunda Lukama, Chester Kalinda, Colleen Aldous

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Self-efficacy and self-management strategies in acute intermittent porphyria

Marte H. Hammersland, Aasne K. Aarsand, Sverre Sandberg, Janice Andersen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Workplace bullying and its preventive measures and productivity among emergency department nurses

Suhair Hussni Al-Ghabeesh, Haya Qattom

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Measuring the frequency and variation of unnecessary care across Canada

Zachary Bouck, Ciara Pendrith, Xi-Kuan Chen, Jennifer Frood, Ben Reason, Tanya Khan, Alicia Costante, Kyle Kirkham, Karen Born, Wendy Levinson, R. Sacha Bhatia

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The relationship between psychosocial risk factors, burnout and quality of life among primary healthcare workers in rural Guangdong province: a cross-sectional study

Joseph Obiri Asante, Meng Jie Li, Jing Liao, Yi Xiang Huang, Yuan Tao Hao

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Do health care providers give sufficient information and good counseling during ante-natal care in Lao PDR?: an observational study

Sysavanh Phommachanh, Dirk R. Essink, E. Pamela Wright, Jacqueline E. W. Broerse, Mayfong Mayxay

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluating the demographic and clinical minimum data sets of Iranian National Electronic Health Record

Reza Abbasi, Reza Khajouei, Moghadameh Mirzaee

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Common step-wise interventions improved primary care clinic visits and reduced emergency department discharge failures: a large-scale retrospective observational study

Chet D. Schrader, Richard D. Robinson, Somer Blair, Sajid Shaikh, Amy F. Ho, James P. D’Etienne, Jessica J. Kirby, Radhika Cheeti, Nestor R. Zenarosa, Hao Wang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Characterization of high healthcare utilizer groups using administrative data from an electronic medical record database

Sheryl Hui-Xian Ng, Nabilah Rahman, Ian Yi Han Ang, Srinath Sridharan, Sravan Ramachandran, Debby D. Wang, Chuen Seng Tan, Sue-Anne Toh, Xin Quan Tan

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Obesity prevention and the role of hospital and community-based health services: a scoping review

Claire Pearce, Lucie Rychetnik, Sonia Wutzke, Andrew Wilson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Utilization and outcomes of cervical cancer screening services in Harare City, 2012–2016: a secondary data analysis

Christine Gabaza, Prosper Chonzi, Addmore Chadambuka, Gerald Shambira, Tsitsi Patience Juru, Notion Tafara Gombe, Peter Nsubuga, Mufuta Tshimanga

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Cross-cultural adaptation, internal consistency, test-retest reliability and feasibility of the German version of the evidence-based practice inventory

Tobias Braun, Katja Ehrenbrusthoff, Carolin Bahns, Lisa Happe, Christian Kopkow

01.12.2019 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Correction to: Determinants of the quality of care relationships in long-term care – a systematic review

Aukelien Scheffelaar, Nanne Bos, Michelle Hendriks, Sandra van Dulmen, Katrien Luijkx

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The origins and implementation of an intervention to support healthcare staff to deliver compassionate care: exploring fidelity and adaptation in the transfer of Schwartz Center Rounds® from the United States to the United Kingdom

Mary Leamy, Ellie Reynolds, Glenn Robert, Cath Taylor, Jill Maben

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Health facility preparedness for cholera outbreak response in four cholera-prone districts in Cameroon: a cross sectional study

Jerome Ateudjieu, Martin Ndinakie Yakum, Andre Pascal Goura, Sonia Sonkeng Nafack, Anthony Njimbia Chebe, Joliette Nguefack Azakoh, Benjamin Azike Chukuwchindun, Eugene Joel Bayiha, Corine Kangmo, Gnodjom Victorin Boris Tachegno, Anne-Cécile Zoung Kanyi Bissek

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The psychology of the wait time experience – what clinics can do to manage the waiting experience for patients: a longitudinal, qualitative study

Holly Chu, Robert A. Westbrook, Sarah Njue-Marendes, Thomas P. Giordano, Bich N. Dang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A mixed-methods evaluation of the MOREOB program in Ontario hospitals: participant knowledge, organizational culture, and experiences

Jessica Reszel, Deborah Weiss, Ann E. Sprague, Deshayne B. Fell, Sandra Dunn, Mark C. Walker, Dana Sidney, Monica Taljaard, Wendy E. Peterson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Designing strategies to implement a blunt chest injury care bundle using the behaviour change wheel: a multi-site mixed methods study

Sarah Kourouche, Tom Buckley, Connie Van, Belinda Munroe, Kate Curtis

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

What makes women with food hypersensitivity do self-management work?

Monika Dybdahl Jakobsen, Aud Obstfelder, Tonje Braaten, Birgit Abelsen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Men’s perspectives on male participation in antenatal care with their pregnant wives: a case of a military hospital in Lusaka, Zambia

Hamalambo Muloongo, Doreen Sitali, Joseph Mumba Zulu, Alice Ngoma Hazemba, Oliver Mweemba

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Associations between degrees of task delegation and adherence to COPD guidelines on spirometry testing in general practice - a national cross-sectional study

Helle Riisgaard, Jette V. Le, Jens Søndergaard, Maria Munch, Loni Ledderer, Line B. Pedersen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Priority setting for maternal, newborn and child health in Uganda: a qualitative study evaluating actual practice

Lauren J. Wallace, Lydia Kapiriri

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

User-centered design of contingency management for implementation in opioid treatment programs: a qualitative study

Sara J. Becker, Kelli Scott, Cara M. Murphy, Melissa Pielech, Samantha A. Moul, Kimberly R. Yap, Bryan R. Garner

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The influence of hospital accreditation: a longitudinal assessment of organisational culture

Ellie Bostwick Andres, Wei Song, Catherine Mary Schooling, Janice Mary Johnston

01.12.2019 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Seven steps to mapping health service provision: lessons learned from mapping services for adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in the UK

Anna Price, Astrid Janssens, Susan Dunn-Morua, Helen Eke, Philip Asherson, Tony Lloyd, Tamsin Ford

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Validation of the nurse leadership and organizational culture (N-LOC) questionnaire

Juliana Nga Man Lui, Janice Mary Johnston

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The experience of patients and family caregivers during hospital-at-home in France

Hélène Rossinot, Odile Marquestaut, Matthieu de Stampa

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Healthcare spending in the State of Louisiana

Blake P. Kruger, Jeremiah R. Brown

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Analysis of the quality of seasonal malaria chemoprevention provided by community health Workers in Boulsa health district, Burkina Faso

Gountante Kombate, Georges Guiella, Banza Baya, Luc Serme, Alice Bila, Slim Haddad, Abel Bicaba

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The view and policy of management of occupational health services on the performance of workers’ health surveillance: a qualitative exploration

Felicia S. Los, Carel T. J. Hulshof, Judith K. Sluiter

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Impact of a guideline-based best practice alert on pneumococcal vaccination rates in adults in a primary care setting

Carrie McAdam-Marx, Casey Tak, Tanaz Petigara, Nathan W. Jones, Minkyoung Yoo, Melissa Struwe Briley, Karen Gunning, Lisa Gren

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Clinician dashboard views and improvement in preventative health outcome measures: a retrospective analysis

Patrick A. Twohig, Jaclyn R. Rivington, Douglas Gunzler, Joseph Daprano, David Margolius

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Knowledge, provision of information and barriers to high quality medication abortion provision by pharmacists in Uttar Pradesh, India

Nadia Diamond-Smith, Joanna Percher, Malvika Saxena, Pravesh Dwivedi, Aradhana Srivastava

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Exploring Aboriginal aged care residents’ cultural and spiritual needs in South Australia

Nina Sivertsen, Ann Harrington, Mohammad Hamiduzzaman

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The role of health animators in malaria control: a qualitative study of the health animator (HA) approach within the Majete malaria project (MMP) in Chikwawa District, Malawi

Blessings N. Kaunda-Khangamwa, Henk van den Berg, Robert S. McCann, Alinune Kabaghe, Willem Takken, Kamija Phiri, Michele van Vugt, Lucinda Manda-Taylor

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Linking partner violence survivors to supportive services: impact of the M Health Community Network project on healthcare utilization

Cari Jo Clark, Martha Wetzel, Lynette M. Renner, Mary E. Logeais

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

How unmet are unmet needs post-stroke? A policy analysis of the six-month review

Vanessa Abrahamson, Patricia M. Wilson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A conceptual model of urgent care sense-making and help-seeking: a qualitative interview study of urgent care users in England

Joanne Turnbull, Catherine Pope, Jane Prichard, Gemma McKenna, Anne Rogers

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Convergent validity of the EQ-5D-3L in a randomized-controlled trial of the Housing First model

Nicole Kozloff, Andrew D. Pinto, Vicky Stergiopoulos, Stephen W. Hwang, Patricia O’Campo, Ahmed M. Bayoumi

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

EPOCK study protocol: a mixed-methods research program evaluating cancer care coordination nursing occupations in France as a complex intervention

F. Colombani, M. Sibé, M. Kret, B. Quintard, A. Ravaud, F. Saillour-Glénisson

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Improving mental health literacy among young people aged 11–15 years in Java, Indonesia: co-development and feasibility testing of a culturally-appropriate, user-centred resource (IMPeTUs) – a study protocol

Helen Brooks, Irmansyah Irmansyah, Karina Lovell, Ira Savitri, Bagus Utomo, Benny Prawira, Livia Iskandar, Laoise Renwick, Rebecca Pedley, Agustin Kusumayati, Penny Bee

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

PRIMEtime CE: a multistate life table model for estimating the cost-effectiveness of interventions affecting diet and physical activity

Adam D. M. Briggs, Linda J. Cobiac, Jane Wolstenholme, Peter Scarborough

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Optimal care at the end of life (OPAL): study protocol of a prospective interventional mixed-methods study with pretest-posttest-design in a primary health care setting considering the view of general practitioners, relatives of deceased patients and health care stakeholders

Kambiz Afshar, Gabriele Müller-Mundt, Katharina van Baal, Sophie Schrader, Birgitt Wiese, Jutta Bleidorn, Stephanie Stiel, Nils Schneider

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Mindset modification of community pharmacists in a collaborative relationship between a major hospital and neighboring community pharmacies: a qualitative study

Miwa Hinata, Kikuko Miyazaki, Hiroshi Okada, Takeo Nakayama

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Structural modelling of wellbeing for Indigenous Australians: importance of mental health

Rosalie Schultz, Stephen Quinn, Byron Wilson, Tammy Abbott, Sheree Cairney

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Estimating the cost-effectiveness of salt reformulation and increasing access to leisure centres in England, with PRIMEtime CE model validation using the AdViSHE tool

Adam D. M. Briggs, Jane Wolstenholme, Peter Scarborough

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Transcultural adaptation and psychometric study of the French version of the nursing home survey on patient safety culture questionnaire

Delphine Teigné, Guillaume Mabileau, Emmanuelle Anthoine, Marion Lucas, Brice Leclère, Leila Moret, Noémie Terrien

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Determinants of health workers intention to use malaria rapid diagnostic test in Kintampo North Municipality, Ghana - a cross-sectional study

Michael Kurubire Anaba, Latifat Ibisomi, Seth Owusu-Agyei, Tobias Chirwa, Rohit Ramaswamy

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The impact of paid community health worker deployment on child survival: the connect randomized cluster trial in rural Tanzania

Almamy M. Kanté, Amon Exavery, Elizabeth F. Jackson, Tani Kassimu, Colin D. Baynes, Ahmed Hingora, James F. Phillips

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Impact of pharmacy-led medication reconciliation on admission to internal medicine service: experience in two tertiary care teaching hospitals

Lamis R. Karaoui, Nibal Chamoun, Jessica Fakhir, Wael Abi Ghanem, Sarah Droubi, Abdul Rahman Diab Marzouk, Nabila Droubi, Hiba Masri, Elsy Ramia

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Impacts of working environment and benefits packages on the health professionals’ job satisfaction in selected public health facilities in eastern Ethiopia: using principal component analysis

Hailu Merga, Tilahun Fufa

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Canonical correlations between individual self-efficacy/organizational bottom-up approach and perceived barriers to reporting medication errors: a multicenter study

Myoung Soo Kim, Chul-Hoon Kim

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Quality of primary care delivery and productive interactions among community-living frail older persons and their general practitioners and practice nurses

Lotte Vestjens, Jane M. Cramm, Anna P. Nieboer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Assessing receptiveness to change among primary healthcare providers by adopting the consolidated framework for implementation research (CFIR)

Lee Lan Low, Fathullah Iqbal Ab Rahim, Mohammad Zabri Johari, Zalilah Abdullah, Siti Hajar Abdul Aziz, Nur Ajeerah Suhaimi, Norrafizah Jaafar, Ainul Nadziha Mohd Hanafiah, Yuke Lin Kong, Siti Haniza Mahmud, Mohamad Zaidan Zulkepli, Komathi Perialathan, Norazlin Muharam, Nur Hani Zainudin, Zaikiah Mohd Zin, Norazilah Mohd Roslan, Tahir Aris, Shahnaz Murad

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

An investigation of Australian osteopaths’ attitudes, skills and utilisation of evidence-based practice: a national cross-sectional survey

Matthew J. Leach, Tobias Sundberg, Gary Fryer, Philip Austin, Oliver P. Thomson, Jon Adams

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Cost-effectiveness and budget impact of the management of uncomplicated urinary tract infection by community pharmacists

Chiranjeev Sanyal, Donald R. Husereau, Nathan P. Beahm, Daniel Smyth, Ross T. Tsuyuki

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

How are medical groups identified as high-performing? The effect of different approaches to classification of performance

Sangeeta C. Ahluwalia, Cheryl L. Damberg, Ann Haas, Paul G. Shekelle

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Medical care of acute myocardial infarction patients in a resource limiting country, Trinidad: a cross-sectional retrospective study

Mandreker Bahall, Terrence Seemungal, Katija Khan, George Legall

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Psychometric properties of primary health care trust questionnaire

Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazargani, Mostafa farahbakhsh, Jafar Sadegh Tabrizi, Zahra Zare, Mohammad Saadati

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Clarity, conviction and coherence supports buy-in to positive youth sexual health services: focused results from a realist evaluation

Katie Shearn, Hilary Piercy, Peter Allmark, Julia Hirst

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Effectiveness of health literacy intervention on cardiovascular diseases among university students of Pakistan

Maria Nazar, Shahzad Ali Khan, Ramesh Kumar, Assad Hafeez

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Developing a measure to assess the quality of care transitions for older people

Eirini Oikonomou, Eleanor Chatburn, Helen Higham, Jenni Murray, Rebecca Lawton, Charles Vincent

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Emergency department crowding and length of stay before and after an increased catchment area

Ida Mentzoni, Stig Tore Bogstrand, Kashif Waqar Faiz

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Explaining the intention of dental health personnel to report suspected child maltreatment using a reasoned action approach

Ingfrid Vaksdal Brattabø, Ragnhild Bjørknes, Kyrre Breivik, Anne Nordrehaug Åstrøm

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Use of primary healthcare services prior to suicide in Norway: a descriptive comparison of immigrants and the majority population

Carine Øien-Ødegaard, Anne Reneflot, Lars Johan Hauge

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Strengthening primary health care at district-level in Malawi - determining the coverage, costs and benefits of community-directed interventions

Peter Makaula, Mathias Funsanani, Kondwani Chidzammbuyo Mamba, Janelisa Musaya, Paul Bloch

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Blood donors deferral prevalence and causes in a tertiary health care hospital, southern Nigeria

Henshaw Uchechi Okoroiwu, Enosakhare Aiyudubie Asemota

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Protocol for a process evaluation of a cluster randomized controlled trial of the Learning Club intervention for women's health, and infant's health and development in rural Vietnam

Jane Fisher, Trang Nguyen, Thach Duc Tran, Ha Tran, Tuan Tran, Stanley Luchters, David Hipgrave, Sarah Hanieh, Beverley-Ann Biggs

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Impact of public hospital pricing reform on medical expenditure structure in Jiangsu, China: a synthetic control analysis

Xiao Zang, Mengran Zhang, Shihao Wei, Wenxi Tang, Shan Jiang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Supporting access to healthcare for refugees and migrants in European countries under particular migratory pressure

Antonio Chiarenza, Marie Dauvrin, Valentina Chiesa, Sonia Baatout, Hans Verrept

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Defining the clinician’s role in early health technology assessment during medical device innovation – a systematic review

Vinayak Smith, Ritesh Warty, Amrish Nair, Sathya Krishnan, Joel Arun Sursas, Fabricio da Silva Costa, Beverley Vollenhoven, Euan Morrison Wallace

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

‘Participation is integral’: understanding the levers and barriers to the implementation of community participation in primary healthcare: a qualitative study using normalisation process theory

Rachel McEvoy, Edel Tierney, Anne MacFarlane

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Does health worker performance affect clients’ health behaviors? A multilevel analysis from Bangladesh

Adrienne Epstein, Corrina Moucheraud, Haribondhu Sarma, Mahfuzur Rahman, Md. Tariqujjaman, Tahmeed Ahmed, Jeffrey Glenn, Thomas Bossert, Margaret E. Kruk

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Ready for the Triple Aim? Perspectives on organizational readiness for implementing change from a Danish obstetrics and gynecology department

Marie Höjriis Storkholm, Carl Savage, Mesfin Kassaye Tessma, Jannie Dalby Salvig, Pamela Mazzocato

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Validation of an instrument to assess informal caregivers’ perceptions about the delivery of patient-centred care to people with intellectual disabilities in residential settings

Jane Murray Cramm, Anna Petra Nieboer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Supply chain management and accessibility to point-of-care testing in resource-limited settings: a systematic scoping review

Desmond Kuupiel, Vitalis Bawontuo, Paul K. Drain, Nonjabulo Gwala, Tivani P. Mashamba-Thompson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

eHealth initiatives; the relationship between project work and institutional practice

Line Lundvoll Warth, Kari Dyb

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Adoption of direct-acting antiviral medications for hepatitis C: a retrospective observational study

Leah L. Zullig, Haresh L. Bhatia, Ziad F. Gellad, Mark Eatherly, Rochelle Henderson, Hayden B. Bosworth

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Integrated liaison psychiatry services in England: a qualitative study of the views of liaison practitioners and acute hospital staffs from four distinctly different kinds of liaison service

Keeble Jasmin, Andrew Walker, Elspeth Guthrie, Peter Trigwell, Alan Quirk, Jenny Hewison, Carolyn Czoski Murray, Allan House

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Health literacy in Indigenous people with chronic disease living in remote Australia

Haunnah Rheault, Fiona Coyer, Lee Jones, Ann Bonner

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Partners in Recovery: an early phase evaluation of an Australian mental health initiative using program logic and thematic analysis

Steven A. Trankle, Jennifer Reath

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Factors associated with the public’s trust in physicians in the context of the Lebanese healthcare system: a qualitative study

Bashir Shaya, Nadine Al Homsi, Kevin Eid, Zeinab Haidar, Ali Khalil, Kelly Merheb, Gladys Honein-Abou Haidar, Elie A. Akl

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Linking observational data from general practice, hospital admissions and diabetes clinic databases: can it be used to predict hospital admission?

Sarah Dennis, Jane Taggart, Hairong Yu, Bin Jalaludin, Mark F. Harris, Siaw-Teng Liaw

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Barriers and facilitators to implementing a pragmatic trial to improve advance care planning in the nursing home setting

Jennifer A. Palmer, Victoria A. Parker, Vincent Mor, Angelo E. Volandes, Lacey R. Barre, Emmanuelle Belanger, Phoebe Carter, Lacey Loomer, Ellen McCreedy, Susan L. Mitchell

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Communication and relationship dynamics in surgical teams in the operating room: an ethnographic study

Birgitte Tørring, Jody Hoffer Gittell, Mogens Laursen, Bodil Steen Rasmussen, Erik Elgaard Sørensen

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Effectiveness of quality incentive payments in general practice (EQuIP-GP): a study protocol for a cluster-randomised trial of an outcomes-based funding model in Australian general practice to improve patient care

Gregory M. Peterson, Grant Russell, Jan C. Radford, Nick Zwar, Danielle Mazza, Simon Eckermann, Judy Mullan, Marijka J. Batterham, Athena Hammond, Andrew Bonney

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluation of a community of practice for speech-language pathologists in aphasia rehabilitation: a logic analysis

Christine Alary Gauvreau, Guylaine Le Dorze, Dahlia Kairy, Claire Croteau

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Factors affecting medical file documentation during telephone triage at an emergency call centre: a cross-sectional study of out-of-hours home visits by general practitioners in France

Matthieu Heidet, Florence Canoui-Poitrine, François Revaux, Thomas Perennou, Maeva Bertin, Charles Binetruy, Julien Palazzi, Eric Tapiero, Michel Nguyen, Paul-Georges Reuter, Eric Lecarpentier, Julien Vaux, Jean Marty

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Knowledge, attitudes and practices on tuberculosis transmission and prevention among auxiliary healthcare professionals in three Brazilian high-burden cities: a cross-sectional survey

Anete Trajman, Maria F. Wakoff-Pereira, Jonas Ramos-Silva, Marcelo Cordeiro-Santos, Maria de Fátima Militão de Albuquerque, Philip C. Hill, Dick Menzies

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Bubble CPAP and oxygen for child pneumonia care in Malawi: a CPAP IMPACT time motion study

Kristen L. Sessions, Tisungane Mvalo, Davie Kondowe, Donnie Makonokaya, Mina C. Hosseinipour, Alfred Chalira, Norman Lufesi, Michelle Eckerle, Andrew G. Smith, Eric D. McCollum

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Barriers and facilitators to implementing cancer prevention clinical decision support in primary care: a qualitative study

Melissa L. Harry, Anjali R. Truitt, Daniel M. Saman, Hillary A. Henzler-Buckingham, Clayton I. Allen, Kayla M. Walton, Heidi L. Ekstrom, Patrick J. O’Connor, JoAnn M. Sperl-Hillen, Joseph A. Bianco, Thomas E. Elliott

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

French cross-cultural adaptation of the Organizational Readiness for Implementing Change (ORIC)

M. Ruest, G. Léonard, A. Thomas, J. Desrosiers, M. Guay

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Assessing the impact of law enforcement to reduce over-the-counter (OTC) sales of antibiotics in low- and middle-income countries; a systematic literature review

Tom G. Jacobs, Jane Robertson, Hendrika A. van den Ham, Kotoji Iwamoto, Hanne Bak Pedersen, Aukje K. Mantel-Teeuwisse

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Preparedness of health facilities in managing hypertension & diabetes mellitus in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania: a cross sectional study

Juma Adinan, Rachel Manongi, Gloria August Temu, Ntuli Kapologwe, Annette Marandu, Bahati Wajanga, Haruna Dika, Sarah Maongezi, Sweetness Laizer, Ridhiwani Manyuti, Rehema Abdillahi Nassir, Jenny Renju, Jim Todd

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Client experiences with antenatal care waiting times in southern Mozambique

Estelle Gong, Janeth Dula, Carla Alberto, Amanda de Albuquerque, Maria Steenland, Quinhas Fernandes, Rosa Marlene Cuco, Sandra Sequeira, Sérgio Chicumbe, Eduardo Samo Gudo, Margaret McConnell

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Differences in the quality of oral anticoagulation therapy with vitamin K antagonists in German GP practices – results of the cluster-randomized PICANT trial (Primary Care Management for Optimized Antithrombotic Treatment)

Cornelia Mertens, Andrea Siebenhofer, Andrea Berghold, Gudrun Pregartner, Lisa-Rebekka Ulrich, Karola Mergenthal, Birgit Kemperdick, Sylvia Schulz-Rothe, Sandra Rauck, Sebastian Harder, Ferdinand Michael Gerlach, Juliana Johanna Petersen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Access to reproductive health services among the female floating population of childbearing age: a cross-sectional study in Changsha, China

Yanhui Zhou, Ting Wang, Jingxia Fu, Mingzhu Chen, Yanting Meng, Yang Luo

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

An Italian pilot study of a psycho-social intervention to support family caregivers’ engagement in taking care of patients with complex care needs: the Engage-in-Caring project

E. Guida, S. Barello, A. Corsaro, M. C. Galizi, F. Giuffrida, G. Graffigna, G. Damiani

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Working while sick: validation of the multidimensional presenteeism exposures and productivity survey for nurses (MPEPS-N)

Juliana Nga Man Lui, Janice Mary Johnston

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Implementation fidelity of provider-initiated HIV testing and counseling of tuberculosis patients under the National Tuberculosis Control Program in Kathmandu District of Nepal: an implementation research

Randeep Kumar, Ari Probandari, Biwesh Ojha, Ashmin Hari Bhattarai, Yanri Wijayanti Subronto

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Determinants of community-based health insurance implementation in west Gojjam zone, Northwest Ethiopia: a community based cross sectional study design

Tsega Hagos Mirach, Getu Debalkie Demissie, Gashaw Andargie Biks

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Exploring individual and work organizational peculiarities of working in emergency medical communication centers in Norway- a qualitative study

Ann-Chatrin Leonardsen, Helge Ramsdal, Theresa M. Olasveengen, Jon E. Steen-Hansen, Fredrik Westmark, Andreas E. Hansen, Camilla Hardeland

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Healthcare middle managers’ experiences of developing capacity and capability: a systematic review and meta-synthesis

Trude Anita Hartviksen, Jessica Aspfors, Lisbeth Uhrenfeldt

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Nurses’ knowledge, behaviour and compliance concerning hand hygiene in nursing homes: a cross-sectional mixed-methods study

Judith Hammerschmidt, Tanja Manser

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Trends in tobacco use and tobacco cessation counselling codes among Medicare beneficiaries, 2001–2014

Shawn P. E. Nishi, Jie Zhou, Young-Fang Kuo, Gulshan Sharma, James Goodwin

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Awareness of diabetes and diabetic retinopathy among a group of diabetic patients in main public hospitals in Damascus, Syria during the Syrian crisis

Ammar Hamzeh, Ghaith Almhanni, Yazen Aljaber, Rana Alhasan, Raneem Alhasan, MHD Imadaldin Alsamman, Nawras Alhalabi, Yousra Haddeh

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Patient safety culture among nurses working in Palestinian governmental hospital: a pathway to a new policy

Nasser Ibrahim Abu-El-Noor, Mysoon Khalil Abu-El-Noor, Yousef Zuheir Abuowda, Maha Alfaqawi, Bettina Böttcher

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Health professionals’ views on maternity care for women with physical disabilities: a qualitative study

Martina König-Bachmann, Christoph Zenzmaier, Barbara Schildberger

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Readiness to treat and factors associated with survival of newborns with breathing difficulties in Ethiopia

Wasihun Andualem Gobezie, Patricia Bailey, Emily Keyes, Ana Lorena Ruano, Habtamu Teklie

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

From restrictive to more liberal: variations in mortality among patients in opioid maintenance treatment over a 12-year period

Anne Bukten, Marianne Riksheim Stavseth, Thomas Clasuen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Revision of hospital work organization using nurse and healthcare assistant workload indicators as decision aid tools

Isabelle Briatte, Caroline Allix-Béguec, Gérard Garnier, Mercédès Michel

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Improving drug safety in hospitals: a retrospective study on the potential of adverse drug events coded in routine data

Nils Kuklik, Jürgen Stausberg, Marjan Amiri, Karl-Heinz Jöckel

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

An instrument for quality assurance in work capacity evaluation: development, evaluation, and inter-rater reliability

André Strahl, Christian Gerlich, Georg W. Alpers, Jörg Gehrke, Annette Müller-Garnn, Heiner Vogel

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Towards a definition of male partner involvement in the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Uganda: a pragmatic grounded theory approach

Patience A. Muwanguzi, Louise K. Nassuna, Joachim G. Voss, Joanita Kigozi, Alex Muganzi, Tom Denis Ngabirano, Nelson Sewankambo, Damalie Nakanjako

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The way from pen and paper to electronic documentation in a German emergency department

Benjamin Lucas, Peter Schladitz, Wiebke Schirrmeister, Gerald Pliske, Felix Walcher, Martin Kulla, Dominik Brammen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Assessing the sustainability of the Nigerian urban reproductive health initiative facility-level programming: longitudinal analysis of service quality

Ilene S. Speizer, Lisa M. Calhoun, Courtney McGuire, Peter M. Lance, Caroline Heller, David K. Guilkey

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Assessing value in health care: using an interpretive classification system to understand existing practices based on a systematic review

Brayan V. Seixas, François Dionne, Tania Conte, Craig Mitton

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Health-resource use and quality of life in children with bronchiectasis: a multi-center pilot cohort study

Yolanda G. Lovie-Toon, Keith Grimwood, Catherine A. Byrnes, Vikas Goyal, Greta Busch, I. Brent Masters, Julie M. Marchant, Helen Buntain, Kerry-Ann F. O’Grady, Anne B. Chang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

An assessment of awareness of mental health conditions and its association with socio-demographic characteristics: a cross-sectional study in a rural district in Bangladesh

Mohammed Nazim Uddin, Sunil Bhar, Fakir M Amirul Islam

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Outsiders, insiders, and intermediaries: village health teams’ negotiation of roles to provide high quality sexual, reproductive and HIV care in Nakaseke, Uganda

Samantha Perry, Cynthia D. Fair, Sahai Burrowes, Sarah Jane Holcombe, Robert Kalyesubula

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Towards a universal model of family centered care: a scoping review

Kristina M. Kokorelias, Monique A. M. Gignac, Gary Naglie, Jill I. Cameron

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Improving outpatient satisfaction by extending expected waiting time

Wei-Min Ma, Hui Zhang, Neng-Li Wang

01.12.2019 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Correction to: Health literacy in indigenous people with chronic disease living in remote Australia

Haunnah Rheault, Fiona Coyer, Lee Jones, Ann Bonner

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Incomplete recording of Indigenous identification status under-estimates the prevalence of Indigenous population attending Australian general practices: a cross sectional study

Belinda K. Ford, Marlene Kong, James S. Ward, Jane S. Hocking, Christopher K. Fairley, Basil Donovan, Rebecca Lorch, Simone Spark, Matthew Law, John Kaldor, Rebecca Guy

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

General practitioners’ and out-of-hours doctors’ role as gatekeeper in emergency admissions to somatic hospitals in Norway: registry-based observational study

Jesper Blinkenberg, Sahar Pahlavanyali, Øystein Hetlevik, Hogne Sandvik, Steinar Hunskaar

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Increase of catastrophic health expenditure while it does not have socio-economic anymore; finding from a district on Tehran after recent extensive health sector reform

Mohammad Hassan Kazemi-galougahi, Elham Dadgar, Zahra Kavosi, Reza Majdzadeh

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Perceptions on the feasibility of decentralizing phlebotomy services in community anti-retroviral therapy group model in Lusaka, Zambia

Mpanji Siwingwa, Selestine H. Nzala, Bornwell Sikateyo, Wilbroad Mutale

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Unlawful dispensing practice of diazepam: a simulated client approach in community pharmacies in the north-west of Dar-es-Salaam region, Tanzania

Wigilya Padili Mikomangwa, Nassoro A. Madende, Manase Kilonzi, Hamu Joseph Mlyuka, Pacifique Ndayishimiye, Alphonce Ignace Marealle, Ritah Mutagonda

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Testing population-based performance measures identifies gaps in juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) care

Claire E.H. Barber, Lisa M. Lix, Diane Lacaille, Deborah A. Marshall, Kristine Kroeker, Susanne Benseler, Marinka Twilt, Heinrike Schmeling, Cheryl Barnabe, Glen S. Hazlewood, Vivian Bykerk, Joanne Homik, J. Carter Thorne, Jennifer Burt, Dianne Mosher, Steven Katz, Natalie J. Shiff

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Economic evaluation of sildenafil for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension in Indonesia

Oktavia Lilyasari, Yusuf Subekti, Nur Atika, Lucia Kris Dinarti, Septiara Putri, Cicih Opitasari, Anggita Bunga Anggraini, Thanaporn Bussabawalai, Yot Teerawattananon

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Taking note: A qualitative study of implementing a scribing practice in team-based primary care clinics

Jennifer M. Van Tiem, Kenda R. Stewart Steffensmeier, Bonnie J. Wakefield, Greg L. Stewart, Nancy A. Zemblidge, Melissa J. A. Steffen, Jane Moeckli

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Relevant patient characteristics for estimating healthcare needs according to healthcare providers and people with type 2 diabetes: a Delphi survey

Dorijn F. L. Hertroijs, Martijn C. G. J. Brouwers, Arianne M. J. Elissen, Nicolaas C. Schaper, Dirk Ruwaard

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluating the impact of the single exit price policy on a basket of originator medicines in South Africa from 1999 to 2014 using a time series analysis

R. Moodley, F. Suleman

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Implementing standardized cancer patient pathways (CPPs) – a qualitative study exploring the perspectives of health care professionals

Sara Delilovic, Henna Hasson, Mårten Åhström, Mia von Knorring

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Prevalence of celiac disease in primary care: the need for its own code

Ricardo Fueyo-Díaz, Rosa Magallón-Botaya, Barbara Masluk, Guillermo Palacios-Navarro, Angela Asensio-Martínez, Santiago Gascón-Santos, Bárbara Olivan-Blázquez, Juan José Sebastián-Domingo

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Qualitative outcomes of Clean Cut: implementation lessons from reducing surgical infections in Ethiopia

Aviva S. Mattingly, Nichole Starr, Senait Bitew, Jared A. Forrester, Tihitena Negussie, Sylvia Bereknyei Merrell, Thomas G. Weiser

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Variation in the 11-year trajectories of medical care seeking behaviors in diabetes patients under a single payer system: persisting gaps to be filled

Tzu-Ho Tsai, Nicole Huang, I-Feng Lin, Yiing-Jenq Chou

01.12.2019 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Correction to: Effectiveness of quality incentive payments in general practice (EQuIP-GP): a study protocol for a cluster-randomised trial of an outcomes-based funding model in Australian general practice to improve patient care

Gregory M. Peterson, Grant Russell, Jan C. Radford, Nick Zwar, Danielle Mazza, Simon Eckermann, Judy Mullan, Marijka J. Batterham, Athena Hammond, Andrew Bonney

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Does delay in planned diabetes care influence outcomes for aboriginal Australians? A study of quality in health care

Shu Qin Li, Steven Guthridge, Paul Lawton, Paul Burgess

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A cross-sectional study: medication safety among cancer in-patients in tertiary care hospitals in KPK, Pakistan

Marium Azim, Ahmad Khan, Tahir Mehmood Khan, Mohammad Kamran

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Mobile sexual health services for adolescents: investigating the acceptability of youth-directed mobile clinic services in Cape Town, South Africa

Philip Smith, Tsidiso Tolla, Rebecca Marcus, Linda-Gail Bekker

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Hospital and economic burden of influenza-like illness and lower respiratory tract infection in adults ≥50 years-old

Cecilia Trucchi, Chiara Paganino, Andrea Orsi, Daniela Amicizia, Valentino Tisa, Maria Francesca Piazza, Domenico Gallo, Simona Simonetti, Bruno Buonopane, Giancarlo Icardi, Filippo Ansaldi

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Health care professional’s communication through an interpreter where language barriers exist in neonatal care: a national study

Katarina Patriksson, Helena Wigert, Marie Berg, Stefan Nilsson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Service use, unmet needs, and barriers to services among adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorder in Poland

Mateusz Płatos, Ewa Pisula

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

An evaluation of the implementation of cascade training for suicide prevention during the ‘Choose Life’ initiative in Scotland - utilizing Normalization Process Theory

Linda Gask, Nia Coupe, Gillian Green

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Development of the Patient’s Experience and Attitude Colposcopy Eindhoven Questionnaire (PEACE-q)

Victor J. M. Pop, Tirza Wouters, Ruud L. M. Bekkers, Viola R. M. Spek, Jurgen M. J. Piek

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Prevalence and determinants of dental visits among older adults: findings of a nationally representative longitudinal study

K. Spinler, G. Aarabi, R. Valdez, C. Kofahl, G. Heydecke, H.-H. König, A. Hajek

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Self-reported healthcare waste segregation practice and its correlate among healthcare workers in hospitals of Southeast Ethiopia

Biniyam Sahiledengle

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Parental and health professional evaluations of a support service for parents of excessively crying infants

Deborah Bamber, Charlotte Powell, Jaqui Long, Rosie Garratt, Jayne Brown, Sally Rudge, Tom Morris, Nishal Bhupendra Jaicim, Rachel Plachcinski, Sue Dyson, Elaine M. Boyle, Nicole Turney, Joanne Chessman, Ian St. James-Roberts

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Effects of non-medical health coaching on multimorbid patients in primary care: a difference-in-differences analysis

Vishalie Shah, Jonathan Stokes, Matt Sutton

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Improving outcomes for multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis in the Peruvian Amazon – a qualitative study exploring the experiences and perceptions of patients and healthcare professionals

Thomas W. McNally, Gilles de Wildt, Graciela Meza, Connie M. D. Wiskin

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Why are fewer women rising to the top? A life history gender analysis of Cambodia’s health workforce

Sreytouch Vong, Bandeth Ros, Rosemary Morgan, Sally Theobald

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Competency building for lay health workers is an intangible force driving basic public health services in Southwest China

Shengxiang Liang, Haoyue Deng, Shili Liu, Geng Wang, Li Li, Mei Wang, Jie Pu, Wei Xing, Xingneng Luo, John Ehiri, Yueying Xiang, Ying Li

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Informed consent at stake? Language barriers in medical interactions with immigrant anaesthetists: a conversation analytical study

Damaris Borowski, Uwe Koreik, Udo Ohm, Claudia Riemer, Niels Rahe-Meyer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Predictors of loss to follow up among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus attending a private not for profit urban diabetes clinic in Uganda – a descriptive retrospective study

Salome Tino, Clara Wekesa, Onesmus Kamacooko, Anthony Makhoba, Raymond Mwebaze, Samuel Bengo, Rose Nabwato, Aisha Kigongo, Edward Ddumba, Billy N. Mayanja, Pontiano Kaleebu, Rob Newton, Moffat Nyerinda

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Participation in the state led ‘Janani Sahayogi Yojana’ public private partnership program to promote facility births in Madhya Pradesh, India: views from private obstetrician partners

Vishal Diwan, Sudhir Chandra Joshi, Kate Jehan, Ayesha De Costa

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Injection practices in 2011–2015: a review using data from the demographic and health surveys (DHS)

Tomoyuki Hayashi, Yvan J.-F. Hutin, Marc Bulterys, Arshad Altaf, Benedetta Allegranzi

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Type 2 diabetes mellitus in Bangladesh: a prevalence based cost-of-illness study

Afsana Afroz, Khurshid Alam, Liaquat Ali, Afsana Karim, Mohammed J. Alramadan, Samira Humaira Habib, Dianna J. Magliano, Baki Billah

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The knowledge, ability, and skills of primary health care providers in SEANERN countries: a multi-national cross-sectional study

Shizheng Du, Yuling Cao, Tong Zhou, Agus Setiawan, Myat Thandar, Virya Koy, Mohd Said Bin Nurumal, Hong Anh, Wipada Kunaviktikul, Yan Hu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Understanding patients’ satisfaction with physician assistant/associate encounters through communication experiences: a qualitative study in acute hospitals in England

Francesca Taylor, Mary Halter, Vari M Drennan

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Implementing eScreening technology in four VA clinics: a mixed-method study

James O. E. Pittman, Niloofar Afari, Elizabeth Floto, Erin Almklov, Susan Conner, Borsika Rabin, Laurie Lindamer

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Patients’ perspective on self-management: type 2 diabetes in daily life

Astrid N. van Smoorenburg, Dorijn F. L. Hertroijs, Tessa Dekkers, Arianne M. J. Elissen, Marijke Melles

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Does gynaecological cancer care meet the needs of Indigenous Australian women? Qualitative interviews with patients and care providers

Beverley Marcusson-Rababi, Kate Anderson, Lisa J. Whop, Tamara Butler, Nicole Whitson, Gail Garvey

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Employees’ perceptions of patient safety culture in Norwegian nursing homes and home care services

Eline Ree, Siri Wiig

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The use of modelling studies to inform planning of health services: case study of rapidly increasing endoscopy services in Australia

Hannah E. Carter, Dylan Knowles, Timothy Moroney, Gerald Holtmann, Tony Rahman, Mark Appleyard, Nick Steele, Michael Zanco, Nicholas Graves

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

A needs assessment for a minor eye condition service within Leeds, Bradford and Airedale, UK

Alexander G. Swystun, Christopher J. Davey

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

What has driven the spatial spillover of China’s out-of-pocket payments?

Ruijie Zhang, Jinghua Li, Xiaochun Du, Tianjiao Ma, Li Zhang, Qian Zhang, Fang Xia

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Strengthening the “P” in Maternal and Perinatal Death Surveillance and Response in Bungoma county, Kenya: implications for scale-up

Sarah Bandali, Camille Thomas, Phidelis Wamalwa, Shanti Mahendra, Peter Kaimenyi, Osman Warfa, Nicole Fulton

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Evaluation of a shared decision-making communication skills training for physicians treating patients with asthma: a mixed methods study using simulated patients

Evamaria Müller, Alice Diesing, Anke Rosahl, Isabelle Scholl, Martin Härter, Angela Buchholz

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Implementing a survey for patients to provide safety experience feedback following a care transition: a feasibility study

Jason Scott, Emily Heavey, Justin Waring, Aoife De Brún, Pamela Dawson

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Inequality in geographical distribution of hospitals and hospital beds in densely populated metropolitan cities of Iran

Yousef Chavehpour, Arash Rashidian, Abraha Woldemichael, Amirhossein Takian

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Barriers to cardiac rehabilitation delivery in a low-resource setting from the perspective of healthcare administrators, rehabilitation providers, and cardiac patients

Thaianne Cavalcante Sérvio, Raquel Rodrigues Britto, Gabriela Lima de Melo Ghisi, Lilian Pinto da Silva, Luciana Duarte Novais Silva, Márcia Maria Oliveira Lima, Danielle Aparecida Gomes Pereira, Sherry L. Grace

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Influenza and pertussis vaccination during pregnancy – attitudes, practices and barriers in gynaecological practices in Germany

Stefanie Böhm, Marianne Röbl-Mathieu, Burkhard Scheele, Michael Wojcinski, Ole Wichmann, Wiebke Hellenbrand

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The experience of long-stay patients in a forensic psychiatric hospital in China: a qualitative study

Shaoling Zhong, Huijuan Guo, Yuanyuan Wang, Stephanie Cook, Yanan Chen, Chenyuli Luo, Ke Peng, Fanglan Wang, Xiaoxi Liang, Hui Chen, Qiguang Li, Jiansong Zhou, Xiaoping Wang, Runsen Chen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Determinants of client satisfaction with family planning services in public health facilities of Jigjiga town, Eastern Ethiopia

Aregawi Gebreyesus

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Weekend admissions and mortality for major acute disorders across England and Wales: record linkage cohort studies

Stephen E. Roberts, Ann John, Keir E. Lewis, Jonathan Brown, Ronan A. Lyons, John G. Williams

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Income inequality among general practitioners in Iran: a decomposition approach

Mohsen Bayati, Arash Rashidian, Yaser Sarikhani, Saeed Lohivash

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Inequality in outpatient resource utilization among older adults during the 2007–2008 financial crisis: findings from Taiwan

Chiao-Lee Chu, Yu-Hua Chu, Chih-Yuan Lin, Yen-Ping Hsieh, Ching-Sung Ho, Yung-Yu Su, Chia-Nien Liu

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Prevalence of medical errors in Iran: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Siavash Vaziri, Farya Fakouri, Maryam Mirzaei, Mandana Afsharian, Mohsen Azizi, Morteza Arab-Zozani

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Can hospital accreditation enhance patient experience? Longitudinal evidence from a Hong Kong hospital patient experience survey

Ellie Bostwick Andres, Wen Song, Wei Song, Janice Mary Johnston

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The turnover intentions and intentions to leave the country of foreign-born physicians in Finland: a cross-sectional questionnaire study

Tarja Heponiemi, Laura Hietapakka, Anu Kaihlanen, Anna-Mari Aalto

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Public service motivation as a mediator of the relationship between job stress and presenteeism: a cross-sectional study from Chinese public hospitals

Jianwei Deng, Yaxin Li, Yangyang Sun, Run Lei, Tianan Yang

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Geographic variation in the costs of medical care for people living with HIV in British Columbia, Canada

Benjamin Enns, Jeong Eun Min, Dimitra Panagiotoglou, Julio S. G. Montaner, Bohdan Nosyk, On behalf of the STOP HIV/AIDS study group

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Prevention and care of hepatitis B in the rural region of Fatick in Senegal: a healthcare workers’ perspective using a mixed methods approach

Tchadine Djaogol, Marion Coste, Fabienne Marcellin, Antoine Jaquet, Fanny Chabrol, Tamara Giles-Vernick, Aldiouma Diallo, Maria Patrizia Carrieri, Sylvie Boyer, for the ANRS 12356 AmBASS Study Group

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Loss to follow-up and associated factors among adult people living with HIV at public health facilities in Wakiso district, Uganda: a retrospective cohort study

Denis Opio, Fred C. Semitala, Alex Kakeeto, Emmanuel Sendaula, Paul Okimat, Brenda Nakafeero, Joaniter I. Nankabirwa, Charles Karamagi, Joan N. Kalyango

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Trajectory modelling of ambulatory care sensitive conditions in Finland in 1996–2013: assessing the development of equity in primary health care through clustering of geographic areas – an observational retrospective study

Markku Satokangas, Sonja Lumme, Martti Arffman, Ilmo Keskimäki

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Detecting hospital behaviors of up-coding on DRGs using Rasch model of continuous variables and online cloud computing in Taiwan

Tsair-Wei Chien, Yi-Lien Lee, Hsien-Yi Wang

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Remote follow-up using patient-reported outcome measures in patients with chronic kidney disease: the PROKID study – study protocol for a non-inferiority pragmatic randomised controlled trial

Birgith Engelst Grove, Per Ivarsen, Annette de Thurah, Liv Marit Schougaard, Derek Kyte, Niels Henrik Hjøllund

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Patient characteristics associated with being offered take home naloxone in a busy, urban emergency department: a retrospective chart review

Daniel C. O’Brien, Daniel Dabbs, Kathryn Dong, Paul J. Veugelers, Elaine Hyshka

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Collective constructions of ‘waste’: epistemic practices for disinvestment in the context of Dutch social health insurance

Floortje Moes, Eddy Houwaart, Diana Delnoij, Klasien Horstman

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Beyond hybrid professionals: evidence from the hospital sector

Marco Sartirana

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Dementia and patient safety in the community: a qualitative study of family carers’ protective practices and implications for services

Kristin Häikiö, Mette Sagbakken, Jorun Rugkåsa

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Monitoring quality of care for peripheral intravenous catheters; feasibility and reliability of the peripheral intravenous catheters mini questionnaire (PIVC-miniQ)

Lise Husby Høvik, Kari Hanne Gjeilo, Stian Lydersen, Claire M. Rickard, Benedikte Røtvold, Jan Kristian Damås, Erik Solligård, Lise Tuset Gustad

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Impact of shortened length of stay for delivery on the required bed capacity in maternity services: results from forecast analysis on administrative data

Mélanie Lefèvre, Koen Van den Heede, Cécile Camberlin, Nicolas Bouckaert, Claire Beguin, Carl Devos, Carine Van de Voorde

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Highlighting the need for de-implementation – Choosing Wisely recommendations based on clinical practice guidelines

Raija Sipilä, Marjukka Mäkelä, Jorma Komulainen

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Recognising and responding to deteriorating patients: what difference do national standards make?

Matthew H. Anstey, Alice Bhasale, Nicola J. Dunbar, Heather Buchan

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Medication errors and drug knowledge gaps among critical-care nurses: a mixed multi-method study

Juan Escrivá Gracia, Ricardo Brage Serrano, Julio Fernández Garrido

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Users’ acceptability of a mobile application for persons with type 2 diabetes: a qualitative study

Astrid Torbjørnsen, Lis Ribu, Marit Rønnevig, Astrid Grøttland, Sølvi Helseth

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Lack of focus on nutrition and documentation in nursing homes, home care- and home nursing: the self-perceived views of the primary care workforce

S. J. Håkonsen, P. U. Pedersen, A. Bygholm, C. N. Thisted, M. Bjerrum

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The implementation of change model adds value to value-based healthcare: a qualitative study

Nina Zipfel, Paul B. van der Nat, Benno J. W. M. Rensing, Edgar J. Daeter, Gert P. Westert, A. Stef Groenewoud

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Medication transcription errors in hospitalized patient settings: a consensual study in the Palestinian nursing practice

Ramzi Shawahna, Abbas Abbas, Ameed Ghanem

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Effects of implementing free maternity service policy in Kenya: an interrupted time series analysis

Evaline Lang’at, Lillian Mwanri, Marleen Temmerman

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Systematic review of the appropriateness of eye care delivery in eye care practice

Kam Chun Ho, Fiona Stapleton, Louise Wiles, Peter Hibbert, Sally Alkhawajah, Andrew White, Isabelle Jalbert

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Socio-demographic and disease related characteristics associated with unplanned emergency department visits by cancer patients: a retrospective cohort study

Polly H. Dufton, Allison Drosdowsky, Marie F. Gerdtz, Mei Krishnasamy

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Negotiating commissioning pathways for the successful implementation of innovative health technology in primary care

Gregory Maniatopoulos, Shona Haining, John Allen, Scott Wilkes

01.12.2019 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Protocol for the Yapatjarrathati project: a mixed-method implementation trial of a tiered assessment process for identifying fetal alcohol spectrum disorders in a remote Australian community

Dianne C. Shanley, Erinn Hawkins, Marjad Page, Doug Shelton, Wei Liu, Heidi Webster, Karen M. Moritz, Linda Barry, Jenny Ziviani, Shirley Morrissey, Frances O’Callaghan, Andrew Wood, Mary Katsikitis, Natasha Reid

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

The impact of post-fall huddles on repeat fall rates and perceptions of safety culture: a quasi-experimental evaluation of a patient safety demonstration project

Katherine J. Jones, John Crowe, Joseph A. Allen, Anne M. Skinner, Robin High, Victoria Kennel, Roni Reiter-Palmon

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Bottom-up development of national obstetric guidelines in middle-income country Suriname

Kim J. C. Verschueren, Lachmi R. Kodan, Tom K. Brinkman, Raez R. Paidin, Sheran S. Henar, Humphrey H. H. Kanhai, Joyce L. Browne, Marcus J. Rijken, Kitty W. M. Bloemenkamp

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Staff perception of Lean, care-giving, thriving and exhaustion: a longitudinal study in primary care

Monica Kaltenbrunner, Lars Bengtsson, Svend Erik Mathiassen, Hans Högberg, Maria Engström

01.12.2019 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2019 Open Access

Forecasting maldistribution of human resources for healthcare and patients in Japan: a utilization-based approach

Tomoki Ishikawa, Yuji Nakao, Kensuke Fujiwara, Teppei Suzuki, Shintaro Tsuji, Katsuhiko Ogasawara