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International Journal for Equity in Health

International Journal for Equity in Health 1/2014

Ausgabe 1/2014

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 127 Artikel )

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Inequalities in out-of-pocket payments for health care services among elderly Germans – results of a population-based cross-sectional study

Jens-Oliver Bock, Herbert Matschinger, Hermann Brenner, Beate Wild, Walter E Haefeli, Renate Quinzler, Kai-Uwe Saum, Dirk Heider, Hans-Helmut König

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Community-based health care for indigenous women in Mexico: a qualitative evaluation

Blanca Pelcastre-Villafuerte, Myriam Ruiz, Sergio Meneses, Claudia Amaya, Margarita Márquez, Arianna Taboada, Katherine Careaga

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Changes in the magnitude of social inequality in the uptake of cervical cancer screening in Taiwan, a country implementing a population-based organized screening program

Shu-Ti Chiou, Chien-Yuan Wu, Baai-Shyun Hurng, Tsung-Hsueh Lu

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Are social security policies for Chinese landless farmers really effective on health in the process of Chinese rapid urbanization? a study on the effect of social security policies for Chinese landless farmers on their health-related quality of life

Ying Liang, Wanyi Lu, Wei Wu

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Cultural barriers to effective communication between Indigenous communities and health care providers in Northern Argentina: an anthropological contribution to Chagas disease prevention and control

Ana Dell’Arciprete, José Braunstein, Cecilia Touris, Graciela Dinardi, Ignacio Llovet, Sergio Sosa-Estani

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in the non-use of dental care in Europe

Anastase Tchicaya, Nathalie Lorentz

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Gender differences in the use of health care in China: cross-sectional analysis

Yan Song, Ying Bian

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

An observational study of socioeconomic and clinical gradients among diabetes patients hospitalized for avoidable causes: evidence of underlying health disparities in China?

Brian Chen, Karen Eggleston, Hong Li, Nilay Shah, Jian Wang

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Inequities in access to health care in different health systems: a study in municipalities of central Colombia and north-eastern Brazil

Irene Garcia-Subirats, Ingrid Vargas, Amparo Susana Mogollón-Pérez, Pierre De Paepe, Maria Rejane Ferreira da Silva, Jean Pierre Unger, Carme Borrell, Maria Luisa Vázquez

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Personal and social determinants sustaining smoking practices in rural China: a qualitative study

Aimei Mao, Tingzhong Yang, Joan L Bottorff, Gayl Sarbit

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

“No one says ‘No’ to money” – a mixed methods approach for evaluating conditional cash transfer schemes to improve girl children’s status in Haryana, India

Anand Krishnan, Ritvik Amarchand, Peter Byass, Chandrakant Pandav, Nawi Ng

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Egalitarianism and altruism in health: some evidence of their relationship

Ignacio Abásolo, Aki Tsuchiya

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in smoking in low and mid income countries: positive gradients among women?

Jizzo R Bosdriesz, Selma Mehmedovic, Margot I Witvliet, Anton E Kunst

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Effect of occupational mobility and health status on life satisfaction of Chinese residents of different occupations: logistic diagonal mobility models analysis of cross-sectional data on eight Chinese provinces

Ying Liang, Peiyi Lu

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

The role of communication inequality in mediating the impacts of socioecological and socioeconomic disparities on HIV/AIDS knowledge and risk perception

Mesfin Awoke Bekalu, Steven Eggermont

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

The inequity of the Swiss health care system financing from a federal state perspective

Luca Crivelli, Paola Salari

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in HIV/AIDS prevalence in sub-Saharan African countries: evidence from the Demographic Health Surveys

Mohammad Hajizadeh, Drissa Sia, S Jody Heymann, Arijit Nandi

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Long-term survival among older patients with myocardial infarction differs by educational level: results from the MONICA/KORA myocardial infarction registry

Inge Kirchberger, Christa Meisinger, Hildegard Golüke, Margit Heier, Bernhard Kuch, Annette Peters, Philip A Quinones, Wolfgang von Scheidt, Andreas Mielck

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Community-based health insurance programmes and the national health insurance scheme of Nigeria: challenges to uptake and integration

Isaac AO Odeyemi

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Determinants of health insurance ownership among women in Kenya: evidence from the 2008–09 Kenya demographic and health survey

James K Kimani, Remare Ettarh, Charlotte Warren, Ben Bellows

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Psychosomatic symptoms and low psychological well-being in relation to employment status: the influence of social capital in a large cross-sectional study in Sweden

Cecilia Åslund, Bengt Starrin, Kent W Nilsson

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

The effects of China’s urban basic medical insurance schemes on the equity of health service utilisation: evidence from Shaanxi Province

Zhongliang Zhou, Liang Zhu, Zhiying Zhou, Zhengya Li, Jianmin Gao, Gang Chen

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Mental health inequalities in Slovenian 15-year-old adolescents explained by personal social position and family socioeconomic status

Helena Jeriček Klanšček, Janina Žiberna, Aleš Korošec, Joca Zurc, Tit Albreht

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Understanding HIV care delays in the US South and the role of the social-level in HIV care engagement/retention: a qualitative study

Courtenay Sprague, Sara E Simon

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Health care seeking behaviour and utilisation in a multiple health insurance system: does insurance affiliation matter?

Eunice Nahyuha Chomi, Phares GM Mujinja, Ulrika Enemark, Kristian Hansen, Angwara Dennis Kiwara

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Health care seeking patterns and out of pocket payments for children under five years of age living in Katchi Abadis (slums), in Islamabad, Pakistan

Aneeqa Rehman, Babar Tasneem Shaikh, Katrina A Ronis

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

A community-based approach to indigent selection is difficult to organize in a formal neighbourhood in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso: a mixed methods exploratory study

Valéry Ridde, Clémentine Rossier, Abdramane B Soura, Fiacre Bazié, Kadidiatou Kadio

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Quality improvements in diabetes care, how holistic have they been? A case-study from the United Kingdom

Emma Wilkinson, Gurch Randhawa, Maninder Singh

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Inequalities in public health care delivery in Zambia

Jane Phiri, John E Ataguba

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Gender and regional disparities of tuberculosis in Hunan, China

Mengshi Chen, Abuaku Benjamin Kwaku, Youfang Chen, Xin Huang, Hongzhuan Tan, Shi Wu Wen

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Suggestions to ameliorate the inequity in urban/rural allocation of healthcare resources in China

Yiyi Chen, Zhou Yin, Qiong Xie

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities and body mass index in Västerbotten County, Sweden: a longitudinal study of life course influences over two decades

Mojgan Padyab, Margareta Norberg

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Lessons from sexual and reproductive health voucher program design and function: a comprehensive review

Corinne Grainger, Anna Gorter, Jerry Okal, Ben Bellows

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Inequalities in health status among rural residents: EQ-5D findings from household survey China

Haitao Li, Xiaolin Wei, Aixia Ma, Roger Y Chung

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Income related inequalities in New Cooperative Medical Scheme: a five-year empirical study of Junan County in China

Shasha Yuan, Clas Rehnberg, Xiaojie Sun, Xiaoyun Liu, Qingyue Meng

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Medical insurance policy organized by Chinese government and the health inequity of the elderly: longitudinal comparison based on effect of New Cooperative Medical Scheme on health of rural elderly in 22 provinces and cities

Ying Liang, Peiyi Lu

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Socioeconomic differences in self-rated health among women: a comparison of St. Petersburg to Estonia and Finland

Tatiana Dubikaytis, Tommi Härkänen, Elena Regushevskaya, Elina Hemminki, Elina Haavio-Mannila, Made Laanpere, Olga Kuznetsova, Seppo Koskinen

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Health inequalities and development plans in Iran; an analysis of the past three decades (1984–2010)

Hossein Zare, Antonio J Trujillo, Julia Driessen, Mojtaba Ghasemi, Gisselle Gallego

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Who is using the morning-after pill? Inequalities in emergency contraception use among ever partnered Nicaraguan women; findings from a national survey

Mariano Salazar, Ann ohman

01.12.2014 | Editorial | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

European economic crisis and health inequities: research challenges in an uncertain scenario

Antonio Escolar-Pujolar, Amaia Bacigalupe, Miguel San Sebastian

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Do low-income coronary artery bypass surgery patients have equal opportunity to access excellent quality of care and enjoy good outcome in Taiwan?

Tsung-Hsien Yu, Yu-Chang Hou, Kuo-Piao Chung

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Quality of uncomplicated malaria case management in Ghana among insured and uninsured patients

Ama P Fenny, Kristian S Hansen, Ulrika Enemark, Felix A Asante

01.12.2014 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

The financial crisis, health and health inequities in Europe: the need for regulations, redistribution and social protection

Roberto De Vogli

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Equity in utilization of antiretroviral therapy for HIV-infected people in South Africa: a systematic review

Noor Tromp, Charlotte Michels, Evelinn Mikkelsen, Jan Hontelez, Rob Baltussen

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Employers´ paradoxical views about temporary foreign migrant workers´ health: a qualitative study in rural farms in Southern Ontario

Miya Narushima, Ana Lourdes Sanchez

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Multiple social disadvantage does it have an effect on amenable mortality: a brief report

Kristiina Manderbacka, Martti Arffman, Reijo Sund, Sakari Karvonen

01.12.2014 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Global constitutionalism, responsibility to protect, and extra-territorial obligations to realize the right to health: time to overcome the double standard (once again)

Gorik Ooms, Rachel Hammonds

01.12.2014 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Community participation in formulating the post-2015 health and development goal agenda: reflections of a multi-country research collaboration

Claire E Brolan, Sameera Hussain, Eric A Friedman, Ana Lorena Ruano, Moses Mulumba, Itai Rusike, Claudia Beiersmann, Peter S Hill

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Community collaboration to increase foreign-born women´s participation in a cervical cancer screening program in Sweden: a quality improvement project

Erik Olsson, Malena Lau, Svante Lifvergren, Alexander Chakhunashvili

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Health status and health services utilization in elderly Koreans

Ju Moon Park

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Exploring sex differences in drug use, health and service use characteristics among young urban crack users in Brazil

Neilane Bertoni, Chantal Burnett, Marcelo Santos Cruz, Tarcisio Andrade, Francisco I Bastos, Erotildes Leal, Benedikt Fischer

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Participant views on participating in a pragmatic randomised controlled trial: the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women´s Fitness Program

Karla Canuto, Robyn McDermott, Margaret Cargo

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Community treatment orders and the experiences of ethnic minority individuals diagnosed with serious mental illness in the Canadian mental health system

Magnus Mfoafo-M’Carthy

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

From individual coping strategies to illness codification: the reflection of gender in social science research on Multiple Chemical Sensitivities (MCS)

Geneviève Nadeau, Katherine Lippel

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Economic crisis, immigrant women and changing availability of intimate partner violence services: a qualitative study of professionals´ perceptions in Spain

Erica Briones-Vozmediano, Andres A Agudelo-Suarez, Isabel Goicolea, Carmen Vives-Cases

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Changes in social inequalities in disability-free life expectancy in Southern Europe: the case of the Basque Country

Unai Martin, Santiago Esnaola

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Examining the potential contribution of social theory to developing and supporting Australian Indigenous-mainstream health service partnerships

Emma Haynes, Kate P Taylor, Angela Durey, Dawn Bessarab, Sandra C Thompson

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Factors associated with unhealthy behaviours and health outcomes: a cross-sectional study among tuscan adolescents (Italy)

Giacomo Lazzeri, Elena Azzolini, Andrea Pammolli, Rita Simi, Veronica Meoni, Mariano Vincenzo Giacchi

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Factors associated with healthcare avoidance among transgender women in Argentina

María Eugenia Socías, Brandon DL Marshall, Inès Arístegui, Marcela Romero, Pedro Cahn, Thomas Kerr, Omar Sued

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

The buffering effect of tangible social support on financial stress: influence on psychological well-being and psychosomatic symptoms in a large sample of the adult general population

Cecilia Åslund, Peter Larm, Bengt Starrin, Kent W Nilsson

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Shaped by asymmetrical interdependence: a qualitative case study of the external influences on international non-governmental organizations´ implementation of equity principles in HIV/AIDS work

Elizabeth Dyke, Nancy Edwards, Ian McDowell, Richard Muga, Stephen Brown

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Perceptions and experiences of access to public healthcare by people with disabilities and older people in Uganda

Moses Mulumba, Juliana Nantaba, Claire E Brolan, Ana Lorena Ruano, Katie Brooker, Rachel Hammonds

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Social determinants of health in India: progress and inequities across states

Krycia Cowling, Rakhi Dandona, Lalit Dandona

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Achieving equity within universal health coverage: a narrative review of progress and resources for measuring success

Anna M Rodney, Peter S Hill

01.12.2014 | Research Article | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Facilitating health and wellbeing is "everybody's role": youth perspectives from Vanuatu on health and the post-2015 sustainable development goal agenda

Simon A Sheridan, Claire E Brolan, Lisa Fitzgerald, John Tasserei, Marie-France Maleb, Jean-Jacques Rory, Peter S Hill

01.12.2014 | Editorial | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Health, equity and the post-2015 agenda: raising the voices of marginalized communities

Ana Lorena Ruano, Eric A Friedman, Peter S Hill

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Trends in and socio-demographic factors associated with caesarean section at a Tanzanian referral hospital, 2000 to 2013

Cecilie Nilsen, Truls Østbye, Anne Kjersti Daltveit, Blandina Theophil Mmbaga, Ingvild Fossgard Sandøy

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Unemployment at municipality level is associated with an increased risk of small for gestational age births - a multilevel analysis of all singleton births during 2005-2010 in Finland

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

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Inequalities in the social determinants of health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People: a cross-sectional population-based study in the Australian state of Victoria

Alison Markwick, Zahid Ansari, Mary Sullivan, Lorraine Parsons, John McNeil

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Cultural continuity, traditional Indigenous language, and diabetes in Alberta First Nations: a mixed methods study

Richard T Oster, Angela Grier, Rick Lightning, Maria J Mayan, Ellen L Toth

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Disparities experienced by Aboriginal compared to non-Aboriginal metropolitan Western Australians in receiving coronary angiography following acute ischaemic heart disease: the impact of age and comorbidities

Derrick Lopez, Judith M Katzenellenbogen, Frank M Sanfilippo, John A Woods, Michael S T Hobbs, Matthew W Knuiman, Tom G Briffa, Peter L Thompson, Sandra C Thompson

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Premature mortality due to social and material deprivation in Nova Scotia, Canada

Nathalie Saint-Jacques, Ron Dewar, Yunsong Cui, Louise Parker, Trevor JB Dummer

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Contemporary employment arrangements and mental well-being in men and women across Europe: a cross-sectional study

Deborah De Moortel, Hadewijch Vandenheede, Christophe Vanroelen

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in mental well-being among Hungarian adolescents: a cross-sectional study

Szabolcs Varga, Bettina F Piko, Kevin M Fitzpatrick

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Income-related children’s health inequality and health achievement in China

Lu Chen, Ya Wu, Peter C Coyte

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

A three-stage approach to measuring health inequalities and inequities

Yukiko Asada, Jeremiah Hurley, Ole Frithjof Norheim, Mira Johri

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Inequities in accessibility to and utilisation of maternal health services in Ghana after user-fee exemption: a descriptive study

John K Ganle, Michael Parker, Raymond Fitzpatrick, Easmon Otupiri

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Factors that influence the turnover intention of Chinese village doctors based on the investigation results of Xiangyang City in Hubei Province

Pengqian Fang, Xiangli Liu, Lingxiao Huang, Xiaoyan Zhang, Zi Fang

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Primary care priorities in addressing health equity: summary of the WONCA 2013 health equity workshop

Efrat Shadmi, William CW Wong, Karen Kinder, Iona Heath, Michael Kidd

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

The prevalence and determinants of catastrophic health expenditures attributable to non-communicable diseases in low- and middle-income countries: a methodological commentary

Yevgeniy Goryakin, Marc Suhrcke

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Malaria prevention measures in Burkina Faso: distribution and households expenditures

Fadima Yaya Bocoum, Danielle Belemsaga, Alex Adjagba, Damian Walker, Seni Kouanda, Halidou Tinto

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Who uses NHS Direct? Investigating the impact of ethnicity on the uptake of telephone based healthcare

Erica J Cook, Gurch Randhawa, Shirley Large, Andy Guppy, Angel M Chater, Dong Pang

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Social factors in childhood and risk of depressive symptoms among adolescents - a longitudinal study in Stockholm, Sweden

Therese Wirback, Jette Möller, Jan-Olov Larsson, Maria Rosaria Galanti, Karin Engström

01.12.2014 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Erratum to: Horizontal equity in health care utilization in Brazil, 1998-2008

James Macinko, Maria Fernanda Lima-Costa

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Adolescent health and adaptation in Canada: examination of gender and age aspects of the healthy immigrant effect

Kyunghwa Kwak, Floyd Rudmin

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Sex differences in perceived risk and testing experience of HIV in an urban fishing setting in Ghana

Alfred E Yawson, Labi K Appiah, Anita O Yawson, George Bonsu, Simon Aluze-Ele, Nana AK Owusu Amanhyia, Margaret Lartey, Andrew A Adjei, Aaron L Lawson, Curt Beckwith, Awewura Kwara, Timothy Flanigan

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Labor force participation and secondary education of gender inequality index (GII) associated with healthy life expectancy (HLE) at birth

Jong In Kim, Gukbin Kim

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Metabolic syndrome related health inequalities in Korean elderly: Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (KNHAES)

Hak-Seon Kim

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Exploring inequities in skilled care at birth among migrant population in a metropolitan city Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; a qualitative study

Alemnesh H Mirkuzie

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Socio-economic factors associated with maternal health-seeking behaviours among women from poor households in rural Egypt

Lenka Benova, Oona MR Campbell, Hania Sholkamy, George B Ploubidis

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Chronic conditions and medical expenditures among non-institutionalized adults in the United States

De-Chih Lee, Leiyu Shi, Geraldine Pierre, Jinsheng Zhu, Ruwei Hu

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

A cross-sectional ecological study of spatial scale and geographic inequality in access to drinking-water and sanitation

Weiyu Yu, Robert ES Bain, Shawky Mansour, Jim A Wright

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Relationship between risk factors and in-hospital mortality due to myocardial infarction by educational level: a national prospective study in Iran

Ali Ahmadi, Arsalan Khaledifar, Homeira Sajjadi, Hamid Soori

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities are still a barrier to full child vaccine coverage in the Brazilian Amazon: a cross-sectional study in Assis Brasil, Acre, Brazil

Fernando Luiz Cunha Castelo Branco, Thasciany Moraes Pereira, Breno Matos Delfino, Athos Muniz Braña, Humberto Oliart-Guzmán, Saulo Augusto Silva Mantovani, Antonio Camargo Martins, Cristieli Sérgio de Menezes Oliveira, Alanderson Alves Ramalho, Claudia Torres Codeço, Mônica da Silva-Nunes

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Is socioeconomic status associated with utilization of health care services in a single-payer universal health care system?

Dani Filc, Nadav Davidovich, Lena Novack, Ran D Balicer

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Trend in distribution of primary health care professionals in Jiangsu province of eastern China

Kang Xu, Kaijin Zhang, Dan Wang, Ling Zhou

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Social inequalities in the utilization of maternal care in Bangladesh: Have they widened or narrowed in recent years?

Mohammad Hajizadeh, Nazmul Alam, Arijit Nandi

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

An intersectionality-based policy analysis framework: critical reflections on a methodology for advancing equity

Olena Hankivsky, Daniel Grace, Gemma Hunting, Melissa Giesbrecht, Alycia Fridkin, Sarah Rudrum, Olivier Ferlatte, Natalie Clark

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Using the unmet obstetric needs indicator to map inequities in life-saving obstetric interventions at the local health care system in Kenya

Elizabeth Echoka, Dominique Dubourg, Anselimo Makokha, Yeri Kombe, Øystein Evjen Olsen, Moses Mwangi, Bjorg Evjen-Olsen, Jens Byskov

01.12.2014 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Gender, smoking and tobacco reduction and cessation: a scoping review

Joan L Bottorff, Rebecca Haines-Saah, Mary T Kelly, John L Oliffe, Iris Torchalla, Nancy Poole, Lorraine Greaves, Carole A Robinson, Mary HH Ensom, Chizimuzo TC Okoli, J Craig Phillips

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Understanding the inverse care law: a register and survey-based study of patient deprivation and burnout in general practice

Anette Fischer Pedersen, Peter Vedsted

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Cross-sector collaborations in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander childhood disability: a systematic integrative review and theory-based synthesis

Anna Green, Michelle DiGiacomo, Tim Luckett, Penelope Abbott, Patricia Mary Davidson, Joanne Delaney, Patricia Delaney

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Multidimensional poverty and health: evidence from a nationwide survey in Japan

Takashi Oshio, Mari Kan

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Road to better health and integration: a Delphi study on health service models for Hong Kong migrants

William CW Wong, Petula SY Ho, Jun Liang, Eleanor A Holroyd, Cindy LK Lam, Agnes MY Pau

01.12.2014 | Annotated bibliography | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Annotated bibliography on participatory consultations to help aid the inclusion of marginalized perspectives in setting policy agendas

Faraz Rahim Siddiqui

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Duration of residence and psychotropic drug use in recently settled refugees in Sweden - a register-based study

Maria Brendler-Lindqvist, Marie Norredam, Anders Hjern

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Indicators for Universal Health Coverage: can Kenya comply with the proposed post-2015 monitoring recommendations?

Valerie Obare, Claire E Brolan, Peter S Hill

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Differences in health care utilisation between elderly from ethnic minorities and ethnic Dutch elderly

Ilona Verhagen, Wynand JG Ros, Bas Steunenberg, Wijnand Laan, Niek J de Wit

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Aboriginal medical services cure more than illness: a qualitative study of how Indigenous services address the health impacts of discrimination in Brisbane communities

Josifini T Baba, Claire E Brolan, Peter S Hill

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Making the post-MDG global health goals relevant for highly inequitable societies: findings from a consultation with marginalized populations in Guatemala

Ana Lorena Ruano, Silvia Sánchez, Fernando José Jerez, Walter Flores

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Inequalities in health care among patients with type 2 diabetes by individual socio-economic status (SES) and regional deprivation: a systematic literature review

Olga Grintsova, Werner Maier, Andreas Mielck

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Determining the impacts of hospital cost-sharing on the uninsured near-poor households in Vietnam

Duong Anh Vuong, Steffen Flessa, Paul Marschall, Son Thai Ha, Khue Ngoc Luong, Reinhard Busse

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Priority setting in Indigenous health: assessing priority setting process and criteria that should guide the health system to improve Indigenous Australian health

Michael E Otim, Margaret Kelaher, Ian P Anderson, Chris M Doran

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Access to institutional delivery care and reasons for home delivery in three districts of Tanzania

Amon Exavery, Almamy Malick Kanté, Mustafa Njozi, Kassimu Tani, Henry V Doctor, Ahmed Hingora, James F Phillips

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Health-income inequality: the effects of the Icelandic economic collapse

Tinna Laufey Ásgeirsdóttir, Dagný Ósk Ragnarsdóttir

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Economic crisis and suicidal behaviour: the role of unemployment, sex and age in Andalusia, Southern Spain

Juan Antonio Córdoba-Doña, Miguel San Sebastián, Antonio Escolar-Pujolar, Jesús Enrique Martínez-Faure, Per E Gustafsson

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Increasing health inequalities between women in and out of work - the impact of recession or policy change? A repeated cross-sectional study in Stockholm county, 2006 and 2010

Sandra Blomqvist, Bo Burström, Mona C Backhans

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

Impact of pharmaceutical policy interventions on utilization of antipsychotic medicines in Finland and Portugal in times of economic recession: interrupted time series analyses

Christine Leopold, Fang Zhang, Aukje K Mantel-Teeuwisse, Sabine Vogler, Silvia Valkova, Dennis Ross-Degnan, Anita K Wagner

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

The role of private health providers in HIV testing: analysis of data from 18 countries

Doug Johnson, Xi Cheng

01.12.2014 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2014 Open Access

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