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Zeitschrift

International Journal for Equity in Health

International Journal for Equity in Health 1/2013

Ausgabe 1/2013

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 95 Artikel )

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Perceived barriers in accessing food among recent Latin American immigrants in Toronto

Mandana Vahabi, Cynthia Damba

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Decomposing Kenyan socio-economic inequalities in skilled birth attendance and measles immunization

Carine Van Malderen, Irene Ogali, Anne Khasakhala, Stephen N Muchiri, Corey Sparks, Herman Van Oyen, Niko Speybroeck

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Equity and the Sun Quality Health Private Provider Social Franchise: comparative analysis of patient survey data and a nationally representative TB prevalence survey

Dominic Montagu, May Sudhinaraset, Thandar Lwin, Ikushi Onozaki, Zaw Win, Tin Aung

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Keep going in adversity – using a resilience perspective to understand the narratives of long-term social assistance recipients in Sweden

Anneli Marttila, Eva Johansson, Margaret Whitehead, Bo Burström

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Trends in racial/ethnic disparities in medical and oral health, access to care, and use of services in US children: has anything changed over the years?

Glenn Flores, Hua Lin

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Factors influencing attendance in a structured physical activity program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in an urban setting: a mixed methods process evaluation

Karla J Canuto, Belinda Spagnoletti, Robyn A McDermott, Margaret Cargo

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Vertical equity of healthcare in Taiwan: health services were distributed according to need

Shiow-Ing Wang, Chih-Liang Yaung

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Equity of the premium of the Ghanaian national health insurance scheme and the implications for achieving universal coverage

Eugenia Amporfu

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Redistributive effects of the National Health Insurance on physicians in Taiwan: a natural experiment time series study

Chiang-Hsing Yang, Yu-Tung A Huang, Ya-Seng A Hsueh

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Applying a gender lens on human papillomavirus infection: cervical cancer screening, HPV DNA testing, and HPV vaccination

Ivan Branković, Petra Verdonk, Ineke Klinge

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Development and trialling of a tool to support a systems approach to improve social determinants of health in rural and remote Australian communities: the healthy community assessment tool

Elizabeth L McDonald, Ross Bailie, Thomas Michel

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

An exploratory study of the policy process and early implementation of the free NHIS coverage for pregnant women in Ghana

Sophie Witter, Bertha Garshong, Valéry Ridde

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Mediation of the effects of living in extremely poor neighborhoods by health insurance: breast cancer care and survival in California, 1996 to 2011

Kevin M Gorey, Isaac N Luginaah, Eric J Holowaty, Guangyong Zou, Caroline Hamm, Madhan K Balagurusamy

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Understanding the impacts of medical tourism on health human resources in Barbados: a prospective, qualitative study of stakeholder perceptions

Jeremy Snyder, Valorie A Crooks, Leigh Turner, Rory Johnston

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

The impact of economic growth on health care utilization: a longitudinal study in rural Vietnam

Nguyen Thi Minh Thoa, Nguyen Xuan Thanh, Nguyen Thi Kim Chuc, Lars Lindholm

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Investigating the role of health care at birth on inequalities in neonatal survival: evidence from Bangladesh

Sarah E Neal, Zoë Matthews

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Patient-centred access to health care: conceptualising access at the interface of health systems and populations

Jean-Frederic Levesque, Mark F Harris, Grant Russell

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

China’s new cooperative medical scheme and equity in access to health care: evidence from a longitudinal household survey

Wei Yang

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

A statistical procedure to create a neighborhood socioeconomic index for health inequalities analysis

Benoît Lalloué, Jean-Marie Monnez, Cindy Padilla, Wahida Kihal, Nolwenn Le Meur, Denis Zmirou-Navier, Séverine Deguen

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

“Can community level interventions have an impact on equity and utilization of maternal health care” – Evidence from rural Bangladesh

Zahidul Quayyum, Mohammad Nasir Uddin Khan, Tasmeen Quayyum, Hashima E Nasreen, Morseda Chowdhury, Tim Ensor

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Assessing equity in health care through the national health insurance schemes of Nigeria and Ghana: a review-based comparative analysis

IsaacAO Odeyemi, John Nixon

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

The impact of socioeconomic status on changes in the general and mental health of women over time: evidence from a longitudinal study of Australian women

Jennifer Stewart Williams, Michelle Cunich, Julie Byles

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Nutritional status of indigenous children: findings from the First National Survey of Indigenous People’s Health and Nutrition in Brazil

Bernardo L Horta, Ricardo Ventura Santos, James R Welch, Andrey M Cardoso, Janaína Vieira dos Santos, Ana Marlúcia Oliveira Assis, Pedro CI Lira, Carlos EA Coimbra Jr

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Socioeconomic deprivation as a determinant of cancer mortality and the Hispanic paradox in Texas, USA

Billy U Philips Jr, Eric Belasco, Kyriakos S Markides, Gordon Gong

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Measuring equity in utilization of emergency obstetric care at Wolisso Hospital in Oromiya, Ethiopia: a cross sectional study

Calistus Wilunda, Giovanni Putoto, Fabio Manenti, Maria Castiglioni, Gaetano Azzimonti, Wagari Edessa, Andrea Atzori, Mario Merialdi, Ana Pilar Betrán, Joshua Vogel, Bart Criel

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Childhood disability in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples: a literature review

Michelle DiGiacomo, Patricia M Davidson, Penelope Abbott, Patricia Delaney, Tessa Dharmendra, Sarah J McGrath, Joanne Delaney, Frank Vincent

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Prospects of using community directed intervention strategy in delivering health services among Fulani Nomads in Enugu State, Nigeria

Joseph C Okeibunor, Nkechi G Onyeneho, Obioma C Nwaorgu, Ngozi I’Aronu, Ijeoma Okoye, Felicia U Iremeka, Johannes Sommerfeld

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Contribution of socioeconomic status to the risk of small for gestational age infants – a population-based study of 1,390,165 singleton live births in Finland

Sari Räisänen, Mika Gissler, Ulla Sankilampi, Juho Saari, Michael R Kramer, Seppo Heinonen

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Race/Ethnicity, insurance, income and access to care: the influence of health status

Tze-Fang Wang, Leiyu Shi, Xiaoyu Nie, Jinsheng Zhu

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Determinants of antenatal and delivery care utilization in Tigray region, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Yalem Tsegay, Tesfay Gebrehiwot, Isabel Goicolea, Kerstin Edin, Hailemariam Lemma, Miguel San Sebastian

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Social capital in relation to alcohol consumption, smoking, and illicit drug use among adolescents: a cross-sectional study in Sweden

Cecilia Åslund, Kent W Nilsson

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Does enrollment status in community-based insurance lead to poorer quality of care? Evidence from Burkina Faso

Paul Jacob Robyn, Till Bärnighausen, Aurélia Souares, Germain Savadogo, Brice Bicaba, Ali Sié, Rainer Sauerborn

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Inequality in fertility rate and modern contraceptive use among Ghanaian women from 1988–2008

Benedict O Asamoah, Anette Agardh, Per-Olof Östergren

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Assessing equity of healthcare utilization in rural China: results from nationally representative surveys from 1993 to 2008

Zhongliang Zhou, Yanfang Su, Jianmin Gao, Benjamin Campbell, Zhengwei Zhu, Ling Xu, Yaoguang Zhang

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

The use of the international classification of functioning, disability and health (ICF) in indigenous healthcare: a systematic literature review

Vanessa M Alford, Louisa J Remedios, Gillian R Webb, Shaun Ewen

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

The effect of Self-Help Groups on access to maternal health services: evidence from rural India

Somen Saha, Peter Leslie Annear, Swati Pathak

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

The economic burden of chronic disease care faced by households in Ukraine: a cross-sectional matching study of angina patients

Adrianna Murphy, Ajay Mahal, Erica Richardson, Andrew E Moran

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Equity in the distribution of CT and MRI in China: a panel analysis

Da He, Hao Yu, Yingyao Chen

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Changes in health expenditures in China in 2000s: has the health system reform improved affordability

Qian Long, Ling Xu, Henk Bekedam, Shenglan Tang

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Aboriginal Families Study: a population-based study keeping community and policy goals in mind right from the start

Mary Buckskin, Jackie Ah Kit, Karen Glover, Amanda Mitchell, Roxanne Miller, Donna Weetra, Jan Wiebe, Jane S Yelland, Jonathan Newbury, Jeffrey Robinson, Stephanie J Brown

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Using spatial equity analysis in the process evaluation of environmental interventions to tackle obesity: the healthy towns programme in England

Alice M Dalton, Andrew Jones, David Ogilvie, Mark Petticrew, Martin White, Steven Cummins

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Recruiting equal numbers of indigenous and non-indigenous participants to a ‘polypill’ randomized trial

Vanessa Selak, Sue Crengle, C Raina Elley, Angela Wadham, Matire Harwood, Natasha Rafter, Chris Bullen, Avinesh Pillai, Bruce Arroll, Anthony Rodgers

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Worldwide socioeconomic status and stroke mortality: an ecological study

Sheng Hui Wu, Jean Woo, Xin-Hua Zhang

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Health inequalities as a foundation for embodying knowledge within public health teaching: a qualitative study

Mzwandile A Mabhala

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Patterns and correlates of self-reported racial discrimination among Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults, 2008–09: analysis of national survey data

Joan Cunningham, Yin C Paradies

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Bicycle helmet use and bicycling-related injury among young Canadians: an equity analysis

Colleen M Davison, Michael Torunian, Patricia Walsh, Wendy Thompson, Steve McFaull, William Pickett

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Assessing potential spatial accessibility of health services in rural China: a case study of Donghai county

Ruishan Hu, Suocheng Dong, Yonghong Zhao, Hao Hu, Zehong Li

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Disparities in child mortality trends: what is the evidence from disadvantaged states in India? the case of Orissa and Madhya Pradesh

Kim-Huong Nguyen, Eliana Jimenez-Soto, Prarthna Dayal, Andrew Hodge

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Health insurance in Ghana: evaluation of policy holders’ perceptions and factors influencing policy renewal in the Volta region

Daniel Boateng, Dadson Awunyor-Vitor

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Health inequalities in Ethiopia: modeling inequalities in length of life within and between population groups

Eirik Joakim Tranvåg, Merima Ali, Ole Frithjof Norheim

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Health care payments in the asia pacific: validation of five survey measures of economic burden

Sheila R Reddy, Dennis Ross-Degnan, Alan M Zaslavsky, Stephen B Soumerai, Anita K Wagner

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

A decade of improvements in equity of access to reproductive and maternal health services in Cambodia, 2000–2010

Antonia Dingle, Timothy Powell-Jackson, Catherine Goodman

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Physical activity among Norwegian adolescents- a multilevel analysis of how place of residence is associated with health behaviour: the Young-HUNT study

Brit Logstein, Arild Blekesaune, Reidar Almås

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Determinants of relative and absolute concentration indices: evidence from 26 European countries

Tinna Laufey Ásgeirsdóttir, Dagný Ósk Ragnarsdóttir

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

A systematic review of the relationships between social capital and socioeconomic inequalities in health: a contribution to understanding the psychosocial pathway of health inequalities

Eleonora P Uphoff, Kate E Pickett, Baltica Cabieses, Neil Small, John Wright

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Short and long term determinants of incident multimorbidity in a cohort of 1988 earthquake survivors in Armenia

Anahit Demirchyan, Vahe Khachadourian, Haroutune K Armenian, Varduhi Petrosyan

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Socio-economic position and childhood multimorbidity: a study using linkage between the Avon Longitudinal study of parents and children and the general practice research database

Rosie P Cornish, Andy Boyd, Tjeerd Van Staa, Chris Salisbury, John Macleod

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Gender inequalities in occupational health related to the unequal distribution of working and employment conditions: a systematic review

Javier Campos-Serna, Elena Ronda-Pérez, Lucia Artazcoz, Bente E Moen, Fernando G Benavides

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequities patterns of multi-morbidity in early adolescence

Kénora Chau, Michèle Baumann, Nearkasen Chau

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Double trouble: the impact of multimorbidity and deprivation on preference-weighted health related quality of life a cross sectional analysis of the Scottish Health Survey

Kenny D Lawson, Stewart W Mercer, Sally Wyke, Eleanor Grieve, Bruce Guthrie, Graham CM Watt, Elisabeth AE Fenwick

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Prevalence and patterns of multimorbidity among tuberculosis patients in Brazil: a cross-sectional study

Bárbara Reis-Santos, Teresa Gomes, Laylla R Macedo, Bernardo L Horta, Lee W Riley, Ethel L Maciel

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Residential movement patterns of families of young children with chronic conditions in Ontario, Canada: a population-based cohort study

Eyal Cohen, Nicole Yantzi, Jun Guan, Kelvin Lam, Astrid Guttmann

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

The influence of socio-economic status and multimorbidity patterns on healthcare costs: a six-year follow-up under a universal healthcare system

Raymond N Kuo, Mei-Shu Lai

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

“Everyone just keeps their eyes closed and their fingers crossed”: Sexual health communication among black parents and children in Nova Scotia, Canada

Antoinette N Davis, Jacqueline C Gahagan, Clemon George

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Inequalities in multimorbidity in South Africa

John Ele-Ojo Ataguba

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Cardiac rehabilitation barriers by rurality and socioeconomic status: a cross-sectional study

Shamila Shanmugasegaram, Paul Oh, Robert D Reid, Treva McCumber, Sherry L Grace

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Disparity in motorcycle helmet use in Thailand

Paibul Suriyawongpaisa, Ammarin Thakkinstian, Aratta Rangpueng, Piyapong Jiwattanakulpaisarn, Pimpa Techakamolsuk

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Sociodemographic data collection for health equity measurement: a mixed methods study examining public opinions

Maritt Kirst, Ketan Shankardass, Sivan Bomze, Aisha Lofters, Carlos Quiñonez

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Time trends in socio-economic inequalities for women and men with disabilities in Australia: evidence of persisting inequalities

Anne M Kavanagh, Lauren Krnjacki, Andrew Beer, Anthony D Lamontagne, Rebecca Bentley

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Benefits and constraints of intimate partnerships for HIV positive sex workers in Kibera, Kenya

Cecilia Benoit, Eric Roth, Helga Hallgrimsdottir, Mikael Jansson, Elizabeth Ngugi, Kimberly Sharpe

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Equity in health care utilization in Chile

Alicia Núñez, Chunhuei Chi

01.12.2013 | Editorial | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Multimorbidity and equity in health

Efrat Shadmi

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

The social determinants of multimorbidity in South Africa

Olufunke Alaba, Lumbwe Chola

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Taking stock of Myanmar’s progress toward the health-related Millennium Development Goals: current roadblocks, paths ahead

Yu Mon Saw, Khine Lae Win, Laura Wen-Shuan Shiao, Moe Moe Thandar, Rachel M Amiya, Akira Shibanuma, Soe Tun, Masamine Jimba

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Health inequity in the Northern Territory, Australia

Yuejen Zhao, Jiqiong You, Jo Wright, Steven L Guthridge, Andy H Lee

01.12.2013 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Targeting patients for multimorbid care management interventions: the case for equity in high-risk patient identification

Efrat Shadmi, Tobias Freund

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Closing the poor-rich gap in contraceptive use in urban Kenya: are family planning programs increasingly reaching the urban poor?

Jean Christophe Fotso, Ilene S Speizer, Carol Mukiira, Paul Kizito, Vane Lumumba

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Why are pro-poor exemption policies in Tanzania better implemented in some districts than in others?

Stephen O Maluka

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Health related social exclusion in Europe: a multilevel study of the role of welfare generosity

Therese Saltkjel, Espen Dahl, Kjetil A van der Wel

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Waiting times in the ambulatory sector - the case of chronically Ill patients

Leonie Sundmacher, Thomas Kopetsch

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Distribution of selected healthcare resources for influenza pandemic response in Cambodia

Sara U Schwanke Khilji, James W Rudge, Tom Drake, Irwin Chavez, Khieu Borin, Sok Touch, Richard Coker

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Patients’ perceptions of waiting for bariatric surgery: a qualitative study

Deborah M Gregory, Julia Temple Newhook, Laurie K Twells

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

The national employment guarantee scheme and inequities in household spending on food and non-food determinants of health in rural India

TR Dilip, Rakhi Dandona, Lalit Dandona

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Involving traditional birth attendants in emergency obstetric care in Tanzania: policy implications of a study of their knowledge and practices in Kigoma Rural District

Dismas B Vyagusa, Godfrey M Mubyazi, Melchiory Masatu

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Social cohesion matters in health

Ying-Chih Chuang, Kun-Yang Chuang, Tzu-Hsuan Yang

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Ethnic and socio-economic disparities in oral health outcomes and quality of life among Sri Lankan preschoolers: a cross-sectional study

Vajira Nanayakkara, André Renzaho, Brian Oldenburg, Lilani Ekanayake

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Lack of access to health care for African indigents: a social exclusion perspective

Werner Soors, Fahdi Dkhimi, Bart Criel

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Equity in reproductive and maternal health services in Bangladesh

Eyob Zere, Yuki Suehiro, Aminul Arifeen, Loshan Moonesinghe, Sanchoy K Chanda, Joses M Kirigia

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Hepatitis C, mental health and equity of access to antiviral therapy: a systematic narrative review

Julie Hepworth, Tanya Bain, Mieke van Driel

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Barriers in participant recruitment of diverse ethnicities in the state of Kuwait

Sufia Tariq, Catharine A Goddard, Naser Elkum

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Knowledge brokers, companions, and navigators: a qualitative examination of informal caregivers’ roles in medical tourism

Victoria Casey, Valorie A Crooks, Jeremy Snyder, Leigh Turner

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Literacy and healthcare-seeking among women with low educational attainment: analysis of cross-sectional data from the 2011 Nepal demographic and health survey

Yukyan Lam, Elena T Broaddus, Pamela J Surkan

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Influence of mhealth interventions on gender relations in developing countries: a systematic literature review

Larissa Jennings, Laina Gagliardi

01.12.2013 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

A narrative synthesis of the impact of primary health care delivery models for refugees in resettlement countries on access, quality and coordination

Chandni Joshi, Grant Russell, I-Hao Cheng, Margaret Kay, Kevin Pottie, Margaret Alston, Mitchell Smith, Bibiana Chan, Shiva Vasi, Winston Lo, Sayed Shukrullah Wahidi, Mark F Harris

01.12.2013 | Annotated bibliography | Ausgabe 1/2013 Open Access

Multi-morbidity of non communicable diseases and equity in WHO Eastern Mediterranean countries

Abdesslam Boutayeb, Saber Boutayeb, Wiam Boutayeb

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