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International Journal for Equity in Health

International Journal for Equity in Health 1/2016

Ausgabe 1/2016

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 205 Artikel )

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Individual-level changes in self-rated health before and during the economic crisis in Europe

Dawit Shawel Abebe, Anne Grete Tøge, Espen Dahl

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Medical care ideals among urban and rural residents in Thailand: a qualitative study

Tomoki Ikai, Saowalak Yamtree, Takuji Takemoto, Taro Tamura, Hitomi Kanayama, Kazuhiro Sato, Yukinori Kusaka, Hiroyuki Hayashi, Hidekazu Terasawa

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Disparities in socioeconomic status and neighborhood characteristics affect all-cause mortality in patients with newly diagnosed hypertension in Korea: a nationwide cohort study, 2002–2013

Kyoung Hee Cho, Sang Gyu Lee, Chung Mo Nam, Eun Jung Lee, Suk-Yong Jang, Seon-Heui Lee, Eun-Cheol Park

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Aboriginal Health Worker perceptions of oral health: a qualitative study in Perth, Western Australia

Angela Durey, Dan McAullay, Barry Gibson, Linda Slack-Smith

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Towards elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Ghana: an analysis of national programme data

P. Dako-Gyeke, B. Dornoo, S. Ayisi Addo, M. Atuahene, N. A. Addo, A. E. Yawson

01.12.2016 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

What is the scope of improving immigrant and ethnic minority healthcare using community navigators: A systematic scoping review

Nusrat Sharmeen Shommu, Salim Ahmed, Nahid Rumana, Gary R. S. Barron, Kerry Alison McBrien, Tanvir Chowdhury Turin

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

State budget transfers to Health Insurance Funds for universal health coverage: institutional design patterns and challenges of covering those outside the formal sector in Eastern European high-income countries

Ileana Vilcu, Inke Mathauer

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

“We’re checking them out”: Indigenous and non-Indigenous research participants’ accounts of deciding to be involved in research

Marilys Guillemin, Lynn Gillam, Emma Barnard, Paul Stewart, Hannah Walker, Doreen Rosenthal

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Measuring health inequities in low and middle income countries for the development of observatories on inequities and social determinants of health

German Guerra, Elis Borde, V. Nelly Salgado de Snyder

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Inequity in waiting for cataract surgery - an analysis of data from the Swedish National Cataract Register

Goldina Smirthwaite, Mats Lundström, Barbro Wijma, Nina Lykke, Katarina Swahnberg

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The physical health of British adults with intellectual disability: cross sectional study

Eric Emerson, Chris Hatton, Susannah Baines, Janet Robertson

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Perception and utilization of public health services in Southeast Nigeria: Implication for health care in communities with different degrees of urbanization

Nkechi G. Onyeneho, Uche V. Amazigo, Ngozi A. Njepuome, Obioma C. Nwaorgu, Joseph C. Okeibunor

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Who uses NHS health checks? Investigating the impact of ethnicity and gender and method of invitation on uptake of NHS health checks

Erica J. Cook, Chloe Sharp, Gurch Randhawa, Andy Guppy, Raj Gangotra, Jonathon Cox

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Children of boom and recession and the scars to the mental health – a comparative study on the long term effects of youth unemployment

Pekka Virtanen, Anne Hammarström, Urban Janlert

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Assessing equity in benefit distribution of government health subsidy in 2012 across East China: benefit incidence analysis

Mingsheng Chen, Andrew J. Palmer, Lei Si

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Evidence and knowledge gaps on the disease burden in sexual and gender minorities: a review of systematic reviews

Karel Blondeel, Lale Say, Doris Chou, Igor Toskin, Rajat Khosla, Elisa Scolaro, Marleen Temmerman

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The impact of the Great Recession on mental health and its inequalities: the case of a Southern European region, 1997–2013

Amaia Bacigalupe, Santiago Esnaola, Unai Martín

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Monitoring subnational regional inequalities in health: measurement approaches and challenges

Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor, Nicole Bergen, Aluisio J. D. Barros, Kerry L. M. Wong, Ties Boerma, Cesar G. Victora

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Actions on social determinants and interventions in primary health to improve mother and child health and health equity in Morocco

Wiam Boutayeb, Mohamed Lamlili, Abdellatif Maamri, Souad Ben El Mostafa, Abdesslam Boutayeb

01.12.2016 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Erratum to: Integrating traditional indigenous medicine and western biomedicine into health systems: a review of Nicaraguan health policies and miskitu health services

Heather Carrie, Tim K. Mackey, Sloane N. Laird

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Provider, father, and bro – Sedentary Māori men and their thoughts on physical activity

Isaac Warbrick, Denise Wilson, Amohia Boulton

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Retirement and perceived social inferiority strongly link with health inequalities in older age: decomposition of a concentration index of poor health based on Polish cross-sectional data

Zuzanna Drożdżak, Konrad Turek

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Strengthening national capacities for researching on Social Determinants of Health (SDH) towards informing and addressing health inequities in Tanzania

Sally Mtenga, Irene M. Masanja, Masuma Mamdani

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Equity in children’s dental caries before and after cessation of community water fluoridation: differential impact by dental insurance status and geographic material deprivation

Lindsay McLaren, Deborah A. McNeil, Melissa Potestio, Steve Patterson, Salima Thawer, Peter Faris, Congshi Shi, Luke Shwart

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Narrative review of women’s health in Iran: challenges and successes

Hassan Joulaei, Najmeh Maharlouei, Kamran Bagheri lankarani, Alireza Razzaghi, Maryam Akbari

01.12.2016 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Connecting the dots on health inequalities – a systematic review on the social determinants of health in Portugal

Inês Campos-Matos, Giuliano Russo, Julian Perelman

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Trends in equity in use of maternal health services in urban and rural Bangladesh

Nahid Kamal, Sian Curtis, Mohammad S. Hasan, Kanta Jamil

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Low level of attention to health inequalities in prevention planning activities of the Italian Regions

Corrado De Vito, Azzurra Massimi, Domitilla Di Thiene, Annalisa Rosso, Elvira D’Andrea, Maria Rosaria Vacchio, Paolo Villari, Carolina Marzuillo

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Adolescents’ smoking experiences, family structure, parental smoking and socio-economic status in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico

Yelena Bird, Hugo Staines-Orozco, John Moraros

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Assessment of trends in socioeconomic inequalities in cancer screening services in Korea, 1998–2012

Sujin Kim, Jongnam Hwang

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Trends in attitudes towards female genital mutilation among ever-married Egyptian women, evidence from the Demographic and Health Surveys, 1995–2014: paths of change

Ronan Van Rossem, Dominique Meekers, Anastasia J. Gage

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Patterns of pharmaceutical use for immigrants to Spain and Norway: a comparative study of prescription databases in two European countries

Luis Andres Gimeno-Feliu, Amaia Calderón-Larrañaga, Alexandra Prados-Torres, Concha Revilla-López, Esperanza Diaz

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Rethinking cost-effectiveness in the era of zero healthcare spending growth

Ronen Arbel, Dan Greenberg

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Why are the poor less covered in Ghana’s national health insurance? A critical analysis of policy and practice

Agnes Millicent Kotoh, Sjaak Van der Geest

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Prevalence and factors associated with violence and abuse of older adults in Mexico’s 2012 National Health and Nutrition Survey

Maria Guadalupe Ruelas-González, María Beatriz Duarte-Gómez, Sergio Flores-Hernández, Doris Veronica Ortega-Altamirano, Jesus David Cortés-Gil, Arianna Taboada, Ana Lorena Ruano

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health inequality in the Russian Federation: An examination of the changes in concentration and achievement indices from 1994 to 2013

Pavitra Paul, Hannu Valtonen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Large urban–rural disparity in the severity of two-week illness: updated results based on the first health service survey of Hunan Province, China

Danping Tian, Li Sun, Lingling Zhang, Lin Zhang, Wei Zhang, Li Li, Xin Deng, Peishan Ning, Xunjie Cheng, Jing Deng, Guoqing Hu

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Accessible health care for Roma: a gypsy’s tale a qualitative in-depth study of access to health care for Roma in Ghent

Lise G. M. Hanssens, Ignaas Devisch, Janique Lobbestael, Barbara Cottenie, Sara Willems

01.12.2016 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Looking beyond the veil of the European crisis - the need to uncover the structural causes of health inequalities

Antonio Escolar Pujolar, Amaia Bacigalupe, Miguel San Sebastian

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

A Canadian qualitative study exploring the diversity of the experience of family caregivers of older adults with multiple chronic conditions using a social location perspective

Allison Williams, Bharati Sethi, Wendy Duggleby, Jenny Ploeg, Maureen Markle-Reid, Shelley Peacock, Sunita Ghosh

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

How social policies can improve financial accessibility of healthcare: a multi-level analysis of unmet medical need in European countries

Sabine Israel

01.12.2016 | Reviewer acknowledgement | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Thanks to all those who reviewed for International Journal for Equity in Health in 2015

Efrat Shadmi, Leiyu Shi

01.12.2016 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Erratum to: State budget transfers to Health Insurance Funds for universal health coverage: institutional design patterns and challenges of covering those outside the formal sector in Eastern European high-income countries

World Health Organization, Ileana Vilcu, Inke Mathauer

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

A cross-sectional study of parental awareness of and reasons for lack of health insurance among minority children, and the impact on health, access to care, and unmet needs

Glenn Flores, Hua Lin, Candy Walker, Michael Lee, Alberto Portillo, Monica Henry, Marco Fierro, Kenneth Massey

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Who benefits most from influenza vaccination policy: a study among the elderly in Beijing, China

Tongtong Li, Min Lv, Trudy Lei, Jiang Wu, Xinghuo Pang, Ying Deng, Zheng Xie

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The impact of a bundled policy intervention on improving the performance of rural healthcare in China

Jian Wu, Xiaofang Li, Yao Song, Hui Shao, Qian Shi, Doudou Qin, Shuangbao Xie, Lizheng Shi

01.12.2016 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The effectiveness of implementation in Indigenous Australian healthcare: an overview of literature reviews

Janya McCalman, Roxanne Bainbridge, Nikki Percival, Komla Tsey

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

“Choice Set” for health behavior in choice-constrained settings to frame research and inform policy: examples of food consumption, obesity and food security

Robert V. H. Dover, Estelle V. Lambert

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The Australian Racism, Acceptance, and Cultural-Ethnocentrism Scale (RACES): item response theory findings

Kaine Grigg, Lenore Manderson

01.12.2016 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Erratum to: Health inequality in the Russian federation: an examination of the changes in concentration and achievement indices from 1994 to 2013

Pavitra Paul, Hannu Valtonen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Socioeconomic Inequality in mortality using 12-year follow-up data from nationally representative surveys in South Korea

Young-Ho Khang, Hye-Ryun Kim

01.12.2016 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Erratum to: individual-level changes in self-rated health before and during the economic crisis in Europe

Dawit Shawel Abebe, Anne Grete Tøge, Espen Dahl

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Mental health among men who have sex with men in Cambodia: Implications for integration of mental health services within HIV programmes

Siyan Yi, Sovannary Tuot, Pheak Chhoun, Khuondyla Pal, Sok Chamreun Choub, Gitau Mburu

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Risk factors for not completing health interventions and the potential impact on health inequalities between educational groups – a mixed method study from Denmark

Nanna Kure-Biegel, Christina Warrer Schnohr, Anette Lykke Hindhede, Finn Diderichsen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Age-period-cohort analysis of infectious disease mortality in urban-rural China, 1990–2010

Zhi Li, Peigang Wang, Ge Gao, Chunling Xu, Xinguang Chen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

“I don’t have options but to persevere.” Experiences and practices of care for HIV and diabetes in rural Tanzania: a qualitative study of patients and family caregivers

Mary N. Mwangome, Eveline Geubbels, Paul Klatser, Marjolein Dieleman

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

State budget transfers to health insurance funds: extending universal health coverage in low- and middle-income countries of the WHO European Region

Inke Mathauer, Mareike Theisling, Benoit Mathivet, Ileana Vilcu

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Utilization of tooth filling services by people with disabilities in Taiwan

Ming-Chuan Chen, Pei-Tseng Kung, Hsun-Pi Su, Suh-May Yen, Li-Ting Chiu, Wen-Chen Tsai

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Comparative observational study of mortality amenable by health policy and care between rural and urban Finland: no excess segregation of mortality in the capital despite its increasing residential differentiation

Markku Lehikoinen, Martti Arffman, Kristiina Manderbacka, Marko Elovainio, Ilmo Keskimäki

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The utility of resilience as a conceptual framework for understanding and measuring LGBTQ health

Emily Colpitts, Jacqueline Gahagan

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Are health care inequalities unfair? A study on public attitudes in 23 countries

Olaf von dem Knesebeck, Nico Vonneilich, Tae Jun Kim

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health inequalities by socioeconomic characteristics in Spain: the economic crisis effect

Clara Barroso, Ignacio Abásolo, José J. Cáceres

01.12.2016 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Erratum to: Inequity in waiting for cataract surgery - an analysis of data from the Swedish National Cataract Register

Goldina Smirthwaite, Mats Lundström, Barbro Wijma, Nina Lykke, Katarina Swahnberg

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Equity of access to primary healthcare for vulnerable populations: the IMPACT international online survey of innovations

Lauralie Richard, John Furler, Konstancja Densley, Jeannie Haggerty, Grant Russell, Jean-Frederic Levesque, Jane Gunn

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The utilization and barriers of Pap smear among women with visual impairment

Wen-Hui Fang, Chia-Feng Yen, Jung Hu, Jin-Ding Lin, Ching-Hui Loh

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Informal workers and access to healthcare: a qualitative study of facilitators and barriers to accessing healthcare for beer promoters in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic

Vanphanom Sychareun, Viengnakhone Vongxay, Vassana Thammavongsa, Souksamone Thongmyxay, Phouthong Phummavongsa, Jo Durham

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Voluntary Health Insurance expenditure in low- and middle-income countries: Exploring trends during 1995–2012 and policy implications for progress towards universal health coverage

Luisa M. Pettigrew, Inke Mathauer

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

National equity of health resource allocation in China: data from 2009 to 2013

Wen Liu, Ying Liu, Peter Twum, Shixue Li

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Local disease concepts relevant to the design of a community-based surveillance program for influenza in rural Guatemala

Alejandro Cerón, Maria Renee Ortiz, Danilo Álvarez, Guy H. Palmer, Celia Cordón-Rosales

01.12.2016 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Dynamics of sustained use and abandonment of clean cooking systems: study protocol for community-based system dynamics modeling

Praveen Kumar, Nishesh Chalise, Gautam N. Yadama

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Out-of-pocket expenditures for childbirth in the context of the Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) cash transfer program to promote facility births: who pays and how much? Studies from Madhya Pradesh, India

Kristi Sidney, Mariano Salazar, Gaetano Marrone, Vishal Diwan, Ayesha DeCosta, Lars Lindholm

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

New cooperative medical scheme decreased financial burden but expanded the gap of income-related inequity: evidence from three provinces in rural China

Jingdong Ma, Juan Xu, Zhiguo Zhang, Jing Wang

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Qualitative study on the shifting sociocultural meanings of the facemask in Hong Kong since the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) outbreak: implications for infection control in the post-SARS era

Judy Yuen-man Siu

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

A survey on socioeconomic determinants of diabetes mellitus management in a lower middle income setting

Ambepitiyawaduge Pubudu De Silva, Sudirikku Hennadige Padmal De Silva, Rashan Haniffa, Isurujith Kongala Liyanage, Kosala Saroj Amarasiri Jayasinghe, Prasad Katulanda, Chandrika Neelakanthi Wijeratne, Sumedha Wijeratne, Lalini Chandika Rajapakse

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health effects of unemployment in Europe (2008–2011): a longitudinal analysis of income and financial strain as mediating factors

Anne Grete Tøge

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health insurance and quality of care: Comparing perceptions of quality between insured and uninsured patients in Ghana’s hospitals

Aaron A. Abuosi, Kwame Ameyaw Domfeh, Joshua Yindenaba Abor, Edward Nketiah-Amponsah

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Abuse and discrimination towards indigenous people in public health care facilities: experiences from rural Guatemala

Alejandro Cerón, Ana Lorena Ruano, Silvia Sánchez, Aiken S. Chew, Diego Díaz, Alison Hernández, Walter Flores

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Socioeconomic gradients in early childhood health: evidence from Bangladesh and Nepal

Satis Devkota, Bibhudutta Panda

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Is it getting better? An analytical method to test trends in health disparities, with tobacco use among sexual minority vs. heterosexual youth as an example

Yuko Homma, Elizabeth Saewyc, Bruno D. Zumbo

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Contrasting “back home” and “here”: how Northeast African migrant women perceive and experience health during pregnancy and postpartum in Canada

Maira Quintanilha, Maria J. Mayan, Jessica Thompson, Rhonda C. Bell

01.12.2016 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Social media and digital technology use among Indigenous young people in Australia: a literature review

Emma S. Rice, Emma Haynes, Paul Royce, Sandra C. Thompson

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Measuring gender when you don’t have a gender measure: constructing a gender index using survey data

Peter M. Smith, Mieke Koehoorn

01.12.2016 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health inequalities after austerity in Greece

Marina Karanikolos, Alexander Kentikelenis

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Incorporating health literacy in education for socially disadvantaged adults: an Australian feasibility study

Danielle M. Muscat, Sian Smith, Haryana M. Dhillon, Suzanne Morony, Esther L. Davis, Karen Luxford, Heather L. Shepherd, Andrew Hayen, John Comings, Don Nutbeam, Kirsten McCaffery

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Expelled uninsured patients in a less-competitive hospital market in Florida, USA

Keon-Hyung Lee, Seunghoo Lim, Jungwon Park

01.12.2016 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Managing menstruation in the workplace: an overlooked issue in low- and middle-income countries

Marni Sommer, Sahani Chandraratna, Sue Cavill, Therese Mahon, Penelope Phillips-Howard

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Measuring spatial equity and access to maternal health services using enhanced two step floating catchment area method (E2SFCA) – a case study of the Indian Sundarbans

Lalitha Vadrevu, Barun Kanjilal

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Disparities in the experience and treatment of dental caries among children aged 9–18 years: the cross-sectional study of Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (2012–2013)

Juyeong Kim, Young Choi, Sohee Park, Jeong Lim Kim, Tae-Hoon Lee, Kyoung Hee Cho, Eun-Cheol Park

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Comparison of small-area deprivation measures as predictors of chronic disease burden in a low-income population

Ana Lòpez-De Fede, John E. Stewart, James W. Hardin, Kathy Mayfield-Smith

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Routine screening of Indigenous cancer patients’ unmet support needs: a qualitative study of patient and clinician attitudes

B. Thewes, E. Davis, A. Girgis, P. C. Valery, K. Giam, A. Hocking, J. Jackson, V. Yf He, D. Yip, G. Garvey

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Interpretive policy analysis: Marshallese COFA migrants and the Affordable Care Act

Pearl Anna McElfish, Rachel S. Purvis, Gregory G. Maskarinec, Williamina Ioanna Bing, Christopher J. Jacob, Mandy Ritok-Lakien, Jellesen Rubon-Chutaro, Sharlynn Lang, Sammie Mamis, Sheldon Riklon

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Social inequality and children’s health in Africa: a cross sectional study

Tim B. Heaton, Benjamin Crookston, Hayley Pierce, Acheampong Yaw Amoateng

01.12.2016 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Measuring and understanding the effects of a performance based financing scheme applied to nutrition services in Burundi—a mixed method impact evaluation design

Manassé Nimpagaritse, Catherine Korachais, Dominique Roberfroid, Patrick Kolsteren, Moulay Driss Zine Eddine El Idrissi, Bruno Meessen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Financial access to health care for older people in Cambodia: 10-year trends (2004-14) and determinants of catastrophic health expenses

Bart Jacobs, Richard de Groot, Adélio Fernandes Antunes

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Teen clinics: missing the mark? Comparing pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections rates among enrolled and non-enrolled adolescents

Souradet Y. Shaw, Colleen Metge, Carole Taylor, Mariette Chartier, Catherine Charette, Lisa Lix, Rob Santos, Joykrishna Sarkar, Nathan C. Nickel, Elaine Burland, Dan Chateau, Alan Katz, Marni Brownell, Patricia J. Martens, the PATHS Equity Team

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Inequity in level of healthcare utilization before and after universal health coverage reforms in China: evidence from household surveys in Sichuan Province

Hedda Flatø, Huafeng Zhang

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

How to improve collaboration between the public health sector and other policy sectors to reduce health inequalities? – A study in sixteen municipalities in the Netherlands

Ilse Storm, Frank den Hertog, Hans van Oers, Albertine J. Schuit

01.12.2016 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Fair publication of qualitative research in health systems: a call by health policy and systems researchers

Karen Daniels, Rene Loewenson, Asha George, Natasha Howard, Gergana Koleva, Simon Lewin, Bruno Marchal, Devaki Nambiar, Ligia Paina, Emma Sacks, Kabir Sheikh, Moses Tetui, Sally Theobald, Stephanie M. Topp, Anthony B. Zwi, Social science approaches for research and engagement in health policy & systems (SHaPeS) thematic working group of Health Systems Global, Regional Network for Equity in Health in East and Southern Africa (EQUINET), and Emerging Voices for Global Health

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

When they talk about motherhood: a qualitative study of three groups’ perceptions in a Swedish child health service context

Erik Masao Eriksson, Kristin Eliasson, Andreas Hellström, Sylvia Määttä, Lisa Vaughn

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Access to free or low-cost tuberculosis treatment for migrants and refugees along the Thailand-Myanmar border in Tak province, Thailand

Naomi Tschirhart, Francois Nosten, Angel M. Foster

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Income inequality and foregone medical care in Europe during The Great Recession: multilevel analyses of EU-SILC surveys 2008–2013

Jon Ivar Elstad

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Households, the omitted level in contextual analysis: disentangling the relative influence of households and districts on the variation of BMI about two decades in Indonesia

Masoud Vaezghasemi, Nawi Ng, Malin Eriksson, S. V. Subramanian

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The impact of increasing income inequalities on educational inequalities in mortality - An analysis of six European countries

Rasmus Hoffmann, Yannan Hu, Rianne de Gelder, Gwenn Menvielle, Matthias Bopp, Johan P. Mackenbach

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Social determinants of inequities in under-nutrition (weight-for-age) among under-5 children: a cross sectional study in Gumla district of Jharkhand, India

Keya Chatterjee, Rajesh Kumar Sinha, Alok Kumar Kundu, Dhananjay Shankar, Rajkumar Gope, Nirmala Nair, Prasanta K Tripathy

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Catastrophic health expenditure and impoverishment in Mongolia

Javkhlanbayar Dorjdagva, Enkhjargal Batbaatar, Mikael Svensson, Bayarsaikhan Dorjsuren, Jussi Kauhanen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Decomposing socio-economic inequalities in leisure-time physical inactivity: the case of Spanish children

Eduardo Gonzalo-Almorox, Rosa M. Urbanos-Garrido

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Age-period-cohort analysis of suicide mortality by gender among white and black Americans, 1983–2012

Zhenkun Wang, Chuanhua Yu, Jinyao Wang, Junzhe Bao, Xudong Gao, Huiyun Xiang

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health service access and utilization among Syrian refugees in Jordan

Shannon Doocy, Emily Lyles, Laila Akhu-Zaheya, Ann Burton, Gilbert Burnham

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The association between socioeconomic deprivation and secondary school students’ health: findings from a latent class analysis of a national adolescent health survey

Simon Denny, Sonia Lewycka, Jennifer Utter, Theresa Fleming, Roshini Peiris-John, Janie Sheridan, Fiona Rossen, Donna Wynd, Tasileta Teevale, Pat Bullen, Terryann Clark

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Experiences applying for and understanding health insurance under Massachusetts health care reform

Rachel Nardin, Leah Zallman, Assaad Sayah, Danny McCormick

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The effect of childhood and current economic status on depressive symptoms in South Korean individuals: a longitudinal study

Woorim Kim, Tae Hyun Kim, Tae-Hoon Lee, Yeong Jun Ju, Eun-Cheol Park

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Don’t ask for fair treatment? A gender analysis of ethnic discrimination, response to discrimination, and self-rated health among marriage migrants in South Korea

Yugyun Kim, Inseo Son, Dainn Wie, Carles Muntaner, Hyunwoo Kim, Seung-Sup Kim

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The effect of herd formation among healthcare investors on health sector growth in China

Zhou Lulin, Henry Asante Antwi, Wenxin Wang, Ethel Yiranbon, Emmanuel Opoku Marfo, Patrick Acheampong

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The impact of internal displacement on child mortality in post-earthquake Haiti: a difference-in-differences analysis

Bradley Chen, Timothy J. Halliday, Victoria Y. Fan

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Regional mortality by socioeconomic factors in Slovakia: a comparison of 15 years of changes

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Incentives to yield to Obstetric Referrals in deprived areas of Amansie West district in the Ashanti Region, Ghana

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

“You have to keep fighting”: maintaining healthcare services and professionalism on the frontline of austerity in Greece

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Medical security and catastrophic health expenditures among households containing persons with disabilities in Korea: a longitudinal population-based study

Jae Woo Choi, Jae-Yong Shin, Kyung-Hee Cho, Jin-Young Nam, Ju-Young Kim, Sang Gyu Lee

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Equity in the use of public services for mother and newborn child health care in Pakistan: a utilization incidence analysis

Sadia Mariam Malik, Nabila Ashraf

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Equitable access to integrated primary mental healthcare for people with severe mental disorders in Ethiopia: a formative study

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01.12.2016 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Access to health for refugees in Greece: lessons in inequalities

Antonis A. Kousoulis, Myrsini Ioakeim-Ioannidou, Konstantinos P. Economopoulos

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Cost and impact of policies to remove and reduce fees for obstetric care in Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali and Morocco

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Insurance-related disparities in primary care quality among U.S. Type 2 diabetes patients

De-Chih Lee, Hailun Liang, Leiyu Shi

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Assessment of the spatial accessibility to health professionals at French census block level

Fei Gao, Wahida Kihal, Nolwenn Le Meur, Marc Souris, Séverine Deguen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Educational attainment, gender and health inequalities among older adults in Catalonia (Spain)

Aïda Solé-Auró, Manuela Alcañiz

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Parental migration and smoking behavior of left-behind children: evidence from a survey in rural Anhui, China

Tingting Yang, Cuicui Li, Chengchao Zhou, Shan Jiang, Jie Chu, Alexis Medina, Scott Rozelle

01.12.2016 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The role of primary care in improving health equity: report of a workshop held by the WONCA Health Equity Special Interest Group at the 2015 WONCA Europe Conference in Istanbul, Turkey

Ula Jan Chetty, Patrick O’Donnell, David Blane, Sara Willems, World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA) Special Interest Group on Health Equity

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Swimming against the tide: A Canadian qualitative study examining the implementation of a province-wide public health initiative to address health equity

Charmaine McPherson, Sume Ndumbe-Eyoh, Claire Betker, Dianne Oickle, Nancy Peroff-Johnston

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

A reverse factual analysis of the association between smoking and memory decline in China

Yingying Yi, Ying Liang, Guoqiang Rui

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Evaluation of performance and impacts of maternal and child health hospital services using Data Envelopment Analysis in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China: a comparison study among poverty and non-poverty county level hospitals

Xuan Wang, Hongye Luo, Xianjin Qin, Jun Feng, Hongda Gao, Qiming Feng

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Improving health related quality of life among rural hypertensive patients through the integrative strategy of health services delivery: a quasi-experimental trial from Chongqing, China

Yudong Miao, Liang Zhang, Vibeke Sparring, Sandeep Sandeep, Wenxi Tang, Xiaowei Sun, Da Feng, Ting Ye

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

“This thing of testing our blood is really very important”: a qualitative study of primary care laboratory services in Tete Province, Mozambique

Benvindo Toni Maria Tadeu, Diederike Geelhoed

01.12.2016 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Challenges to driver licensing participation for Aboriginal people in Australia: a systematic review of the literature

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Economic crisis and health inequalities: evidence from the European Union

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

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Mariza Miranda Theme Filha, Maria do Carmo Leal, Elaine Fernandes Viellas de Oliveira, Ana Paula Esteves-Pereira, Silvana Granado Nogueira da Gama

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

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Ma.Fernanda Lima-Costa, Juliana V. M. Mambrini, Sérgio V. Peixoto, Deborah C. Malta, James Macinko

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The relationship between the Maria da Penha Law and intimate partner violence in two Brazilian states

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Time trends in adult chronic disease inequalities by education in Brazil: 1998–2013

Hiram Beltrán-Sánchez, Flavia C. D. Andrade

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Changes in health care inequity in Brazil between 2008 and 2013

Pricila Mullachery, Diana Silver, James Macinko

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Inequalities in healthy life expectancy by Brazilian geographic regions: findings from the National Health Survey, 2013

Célia Landmann Szwarcwald, Paulo Roberto Borges de Souza Júnior, Aline Pinto Marques, Wanessa da Silva de Almeida, Dalia Elena Romero Montilla

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Regional disparities in road traffic injuries and their determinants in Brazil, 2013

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequality in oral health behavior in Iranian children and adolescents by the Oaxaca-Blinder decomposition method: the CASPIAN- IV study

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Inequalities in socioeconomic status and race and the odds of undergoing a mammogram in Brazil

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Urban regeneration as population health intervention: a health impact assessment in the Bay of Pasaia (Spain)

Elena Serrano, Isabel Larrañaga, Maite Morteruel, María Dolores Baixas de Ros, Mikel Basterrechea, Dolores Martinez, Elena Aldasoro, Amaia Bacigalupe

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Educational inequalities in hypertension: complex patterns in intersections with gender and race in Brazil

Ronaldo Fernandes Santos Alves, Eduardo Faerstein

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The person in the disabled body: a perspective on culture and personhood from the margins

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Social inequalities in health behaviors among Brazilian adults: National Health Survey, 2013

Marilisa Berti de Azevedo Barros, Margareth Guimarães Lima, Lhais de Paula Barbosa Medina, Celia Landman Szwarcwald, Deborah Carvalho Malta

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Coverage and equity in reproductive and maternal health interventions in Brazil: impressive progress following the implementation of the Unified Health System

Giovanny V. A. França, María Clara Restrepo-Méndez, Maria Fátima S. Maia, Cesar G. Victora, Aluísio J. D. Barros

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Inequities in Healthcare utilization: results of the Brazilian National Health Survey, 2013

Cristiano Siqueira Boccolini, Paulo Roberto Borges de Souza Junior

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The effect of the Family Health Strategy on usual source of care in Brazil: data from the 2013 National Health Survey (PNS 2013)

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Impact of telephone nursing education program for equity in healthcare

Anna T. Höglund, Marianne Carlsson, Inger K. Holmström, Elenor Kaminsky

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Social inequalities in the prevalence of self-reported chronic non-communicable diseases in Brazil: national health survey 2013

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Inequities in access to depression treatment: results of the Brazilian National Health Survey – PNS

Claudia Souza Lopes, Natália Hellwig, Gulnar de Azevedo e Silva, Paulo Rossi Menezes

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The association between maternal and partner experienced racial discrimination and prenatal perceived stress, prenatal and postnatal depression: findings from the growing up in New Zealand cohort study

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Is the distribution of care quality provided under pay-for-performance equitable? Evidence from the Advancing Quality programme in England

Thomas Mason, Yiu-Shing Lau, Matthew Sutton

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health and healthcare access among Zambia’s female prisoners: a health systems analysis

Stephanie M. Topp, Clement N. Moonga, Constance Mudenda, Nkandu Luo, Michael Kaingu, Chisela Chileshe, George Magwende, Jody S. Heymann, German Henostroza

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

A lost tribe in the city: health status and needs of African asylum seekers and refugees in Hong Kong

William Chi Wai Wong, Sealing Cheng, Eleanor Holroyd, Julie Chen, Kelley Ann Loper, Lynn Tran, Heidi Yin Hai Miu

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Equity in the utilization of physician and inpatient hospital services: evidence from Korean health panel survey

Ju Moon Park

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Inequalities in energy-balance related behaviours and family environmental determinants in European children: changes and sustainability within the EPHE evaluation study

Krystallia Mantziki, Carry M. Renders, Achilleas Vassilopoulos, Gabriella Radulian, Jean-Michel Borys, Hugues du Plessis, Maria João Gregório, Pedro Graça, Stefaan de Henauw, Svetoslav Handjiev, Tommy L. S. Visscher, Jacob C. Seidell

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Geographic variations in cervical cancer risk in San Luis Potosí state, Mexico: A spatial statistical approach

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The gender gap among school children in poor rural areas of western China: evidence from a multi-province dataset

Hua Zhou, Di Mo, Chengchao Zhou, Alexis Medina, Yaojiang Shi, Linxiu Zhang, Scott Rozelle

01.12.2016 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Access to primary health care services for Indigenous peoples: A framework synthesis

Carol Davy, Stephen Harfield, Alexa McArthur, Zachary Munn, Alex Brown

01.12.2016 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in Health: Reflections on the academic production from Brazil

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Subsidized health insurance coverage of people in the informal sector and vulnerable population groups: trends in institutional design in Asia

Ileana Vilcu, Lilli Probst, Bayarsaikhan Dorjsuren, Inke Mathauer

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health inequalities research in India: a review of trends and themes in the literature since the 1990s

Nandita Bhan, Krishna Dipankar Rao, Shivani Kachwaha

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

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Md Sadik Pavel, Sayan Chakrabarty, Jeff Gow

01.12.2016 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Organizational interventions improving access to community-based primary health care for vulnerable populations: a scoping review

Vladimir Khanassov, Pierre Pluye, Sarah Descoteaux, Jeannie L. Haggerty, Grant Russell, Jane Gunn, Jean-Frederic Levesque

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in catastrophic health expenditure and impoverishment associated with non-communicable diseases in urban Hanoi, Vietnam

Vu Duy Kien, Hoang Van Minh, Kim Bao Giang, Amy Dao, Le Thanh Tuan, Nawi Ng

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Barriers to health service access among female migrant Ugandan sex workers in Guangzhou, China

Alissa Davis, Beth E. Meyerson, Blessing Aghaulor, Katherine Brown, Adisyn Watson, Kathryn E. Muessig, Ligang Yang, Joseph D. Tucker

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Are differential consumption patterns in health-related behaviours an explanation for persistent and widening social inequalities in health in England?

Emma Stait, Michael Calnan

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The effect of NCMS on catastrophic health expenditure and impoverishment from tuberculosis care in China

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01.12.2016 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

A panorama of health inequalities in Brazil

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

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01.12.2016 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

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01.12.2016 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

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01.12.2016 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

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01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

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