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Zeitschrift

International Journal for Equity in Health

International Journal for Equity in Health 1/2012

Ausgabe 1/2012

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 83 Artikel )

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

A multilevel analysis of social capital and self-reported health: evidence from Seoul, South Korea

Sehee Han, Heaseung Kim, Hee-Sun Lee

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Advancing primary care to promote equitable health: implications for China

Li-Mei Hung, Sarika Rane, Jenna Tsai, Leiyu Shi

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Gender (in)equality among employees in elder care: implications for health

Sofia Elwér, Lena Aléx, Anne Hammarström

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Febrile illness experience among Nigerian nomads

Oladele B Akogun, Minnakur A Gundiri, Jacqueline A Badaki, Sani Y Njobdi, Adedoyin O Adesina, Olumide T Ogundahunsi

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Equity of inpatient health care in rural Tanzania: a population- and facility-based survey

Grace A Ferry, Sean R Dickson, Godfrey Mbaruku, Lynn P Freedman, Margaret E Kruk

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Income and economic exclusion: do they measure the same concept?

Emilie Renahy, Beatriz Alvarado-Llano, Maria Koh, Amélie Quesnel-Vallée

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Examining the gender, ethnicity, and age dimensions of the healthy immigrant effect: Factors in the development of equitable health policy

Karen M Kobayashi, Steven G Prus

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

The case of Iranian immigrants in the greater Toronto area: a qualitative study

Mahdieh Dastjerdi

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

NGO-provided free HIV treatment and services in Burkina Faso: scarcity, therapeutic rationality and unfair process

Valéry Ridde, Paul Andre Somé, Catherine M Pirkle

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

The quest for equity in Latin America: a comparative analysis of the health care reforms in Brazil and Colombia

Roberto JF Esteves

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Addressing poverty through disease control programmes: examples from Tuberculosis control in India

Vishnu Vardhan Kamineni, Nevin Wilson, Anand Das, Srinath Satyanarayana, Sarabjit Chadha, Kuldeep Singh Sachdeva, Lakbir Singh Chauhan

01.12.2012 | Annotated bibliography | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

The social gradient in doctor-patient communication

Evelyn Verlinde, Nele De Laender, Stéphanie De Maesschalck, Myriam Deveugele, Sara Willems

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Can rural health insurance improve equity in health care utilization? a comparison between China and Vietnam

Xiaoyun Liu, Shenglan Tang, Baorong Yu, Nguyen Khanh Phuong, Fei Yan, Duong Duc Thien, Rachel Tolhurst

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Understanding determinants of socioeconomic inequality in mental health in Iran's capital, Tehran: a concentration index decomposition approach

Esmaeil Khedmati Morasae, Ameneh Setareh Forouzan, Reza Majdzadeh, Mohsen Asadi-Lari, Ahmad Ali Noorbala, Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Taking action on the social determinants of health: improving health access for the urban poor in Mongolia

Khandsuren Lhamsuren, Tserendolgor Choijiljav, Enkhtuya Budbazar, Surenchimeg Vanchinkhuu, Diana Chang Blanc, John Grundy

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

If you can't comply with dialysis, how do you expect me to trust you with transplantation? Australian nephrologists' views on indigenous Australians' 'non-compliance' and their suitability for kidney transplantation

Kate Anderson, Jeannie Devitt, Joan Cunningham, Cilla Preece, Meg Jardine, Alan Cass

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Could gender equality in parental leave harm off-springs' mental health? a registry study of the Swedish parental/child cohort of 1988/89

Lisa Norström, Lene Lindberg, Anna Månsdotter

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Comprehensive determinants of health service utilisation for mental health reasons in a canadian catchment area

Marie-Josée Fleury, Guy Grenier, Jean-Marie Bamvita, Michel Perreault, Yan Kestens, Jean Caron

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Participant demographics reported in "Table 1" of randomised controlled trials: a case of "inverse evidence"?

John Furler, Parker Magin, Marie Pirotta, Mieke van Driel

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Persistent disparities in cholesterol screening among immigrants to the United States

Jim P Stimpson, Fernando A Wilson, Rosenda Murillo, Jose A Pagan

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Addressing indigenous health workforce inequities: A literature review exploring 'best' practice for recruitment into tertiary health programmes

Elana Curtis, Erena Wikaire, Kanewa Stokes, Papaarangi Reid

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Increasing access to modern contraceptives: the potential role of community solidarity through altruistic contributions

Obinna E Onwujekwe, Chinwe Ogbonna, Nkoli Uguru, Benjamin SC Uzochukwu, Agathe Lawson, Bannet Ndyanabangi

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Healthcare access and mammography screening in Michigan: a multilevel cross-sectional study

Tomi F Akinyemiju, Amr S Soliman, May Yassine, Mousumi Banerjee, Kendra Schwartz, Sofia Merajver

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Differences in health care seeking behaviour between rural and urban communities in South Africa

Marinka van der Hoeven, Annamarie Kruger, Minrie Greeff

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Informal politics and inequity of access to health care in Lebanon

Bradley Chen, Melani Cammett

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Public awareness of income-related health inequalities in Ontario, Canada

Ketan Shankardass, Aisha Lofters, Maritt Kirst, Carlos Quiñonez

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

“Health inequalities in Armenia - analysis of survey results”

Tamara Tonoyan, Lusine Muradyan

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Challenges to fair decision-making processes in the context of health care services: a qualitative assessment from Tanzania

Elizabeth H Shayo, Ole F Norheim, Leonard E G Mboera, Jens Byskov, Stephen Maluka, Peter Kamuzora, Astrid Blystad

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Factors determining family planning in Catalonia. Sources of inequity

Carme Saurina, Laura Vall-llosera, Marc Saez

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Changes in Equity in Out-of-pocket Payments during the Period of Health Care Reforms: Evidence from Hungary

Petra Baji, Milena Pavlova, László Gulácsi, Wim Groot

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

“Makes you proud to be black eh?”: Reflections on meaningful Indigenous research participation

Jenny Kelly, Sherry Saggers, Kylie Taylor, Glenn Pearce, Peter Massey, Jennifer Bull, Travis Odo, John Thomas, Rosita Billycan, Jenni Judd, Susan Reilly, Shayne Ahboo

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

A comparative analysis of predictors of teenage pregnancy and its prevention in a rural town in Western Nigeria

Olorunfemi E Amoran

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Can financial insecurity and condescending treatment explain the higher prevalence of poor self-rated health in women than in men? A population-based cross-sectional study in Sweden

Anu Molarius, Fredrik Granström, Inna Feldman, Marina Kalander Blomqvist, Helena Pettersson, Sirkka Elo

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Cultural repertoires and food-related household technology within colonia households under conditions of material hardship

Wesley R Dean, Joseph R Sharkey, Cassandra M Johnson, Julie St John

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Horizontal equity in health care utilization in Brazil, 1998–2008

James Macinko, Maria Fernanda Lima-Costa

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Midwives’ views on factors that contribute to health care inequalities among immigrants in Sweden: a qualitative study

Sharareh Akhavan

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Social determinants of sex differences in disability among older adults: a multi-country decomposition analysis using the World Health Survey

Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor, Jennifer Stewart Williams, Ben Jann, Paul Kowal, Alana Officer, Aleksandra Posarac, Somnath Chatterji

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Who is utilizing anti-retroviral therapy in Ghana: An analysis of ART service utilization

Phyllis Dako-Gyeke, Rachel Snow, Alfred E Yawson

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Inequity in maternal health care utilization in Vietnam

Emilia Goland, Dinh Thi Phuong Hoa, Mats Målqvist

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Aboriginal Health Workers experience multilevel barriers to quitting smoking: a qualitative study

Anna P Dawson, Margaret Cargo, Harold Stewart, Alwin Chong, Mark Daniel

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Equity in public health standards: a qualitative document analysis of policies from two Canadian provinces

Andrew D Pinto, Heather Manson, Bernadette Pauly, Joanne Thanos, Amanda Parks, Amy Cox

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Socio-economic determinants of household out-of-pocket payments on healthcare in Pakistan

Ashar Muhammad Malik, Shah Iqbal Azam Syed

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

User fee exemptions and equity in access to caesarean sections: an analysis of patient survey data in Mali

Marianne El-Khoury, Laurel Hatt, Timothee Gandaho

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Progress towards millennium development goal 1 in northern rural Nicaragua: Findings from a health and demographic surveillance site

Wilton Pérez, Elmer Zelaya Blandón, Lars-Åke Persson, Rodolfo Peña, Carina Källestål

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

China’s regional inequity in pharmacist’s drug safety practice

Liyang Tang

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

A hospital-based estimate of major causes of death among under-five children from a health facility in Lagos, Southwest Nigeria: possible indicators of health inequality

Bamgboye M Afolabi, Cecilia O Clement, Adejuwonlo Ekundayo, Duro Dolapo

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Social determinants of health in Canada: Are healthy living initiatives there yet? A policy analysis

Dana Gore, Anita Kothari

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Socio-economic factors associated with infant mortality in Italy: an ecological study

Laura Dallolio, Valentina Di Gregori, Jacopo Lenzi, Giuseppe Franchino, Simona Calugi, Gianfranco Domenighetti, Maria Pia Fantini

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Privatisation & marketisation of post-birth care: the hidden costs for new mothers

Cecilia Benoit, Camille Stengel, Rachel Phillips, Maria Zadoroznyj, Sarah Berry

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Self-reported chronic diseases and health status and health service utilization - Results from a community health survey in Singapore

Pradeep Paul George, Bee Hoon Heng, Joseph Antonio De Castro Molina, Lai Yin Wong, Ng Charis Wei Lin, Jason Tian Seng Cheah

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

The social determinants of health and health service access: an in depth study in four poor communities in Phnom Penh Cambodia

Sann Chan Soeung, John Grundy, Hean Sokhom, Diana Chang Blanc, Rasoka Thor

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in health care utilisation in Norway: the population-based HUNT3 survey

Eirik Vikum, Steinar Krokstad, Steinar Westin

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Public preferences for government spending in Canada

Sabrina Ramji, Carlos Quiñonez

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Characteristics of the population eligible for and receiving publicly funded bariatric surgery in Canada

Raj S Padwal, Hsui-Ju Chang, Scott Klarenbach, Arya M Sharma, Sumit R Majumdar

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Critically examining diversity in end-of-life family caregiving: implications for equitable caregiver support and Canada’s Compassionate Care Benefit

Melissa Giesbrecht, Valorie A Crooks, Allison Williams, Olena Hankivsky

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Is self-rated health a valid measure to use in social inequities and health research? Evidence from the PAPFAM women’s data in six Arab countries

Sawsan Abdulrahim, Khalil El Asmar

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Dimensions of gender relations and reproductive health inequity perceived by female undergraduate students in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam: a qualitative exploration

Thanh Cong Bui, Christine M Markham, Michael W Ross, Mark L Williams, R Palmer Beasley, Ly TH Tran, Huong TH Nguyen, Thach Ngoc Le

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Are the poor differentially benefiting from provision of priority public health services? A benefit incidence analysis in Nigeria

Obinna Onwujekwe, Kara Hanson, Benjamin Uzochukwu

01.12.2012 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Erratum to: Progress towards millennium development goal 1 in northern rural Nicaragua: Findings from a health and demographic surveillance site

Wilton Pérez, Elmer Zelaya Blandón, Lars-Åke Persson, Rodolfo Peña, Carina Källestål

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Determinants of delayed detection of cancers in Texas Counties in the United States of America

Gordon Gong, Eric Belasco, Kristopher A Hargrave, Conrad P Lyford, Billy U Philips Jr

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Social inequalities in life expectancy and mortality during the transition period of economic crisis (1993–2010) in Korea

Mia Son, Youngtae Cho, Juhwan Oh, Ichiro Kawachi, Junhyeok Yi, Soonman Kwon

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

A study of Iranian immigrants’ experiences of accessing Canadian health care services: a grounded theory

Mahdieh Dastjerdi, Karin Olson, Linda Ogilvie

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Gender differential on characteristics and outcome of leprosy patients admitted to a long-term care rural hospital in South-Eastern Ethiopia

José M Ramos, Miguel Martínez-Martín, Francisco Reyes, Deriba Lemma, Isabel Belinchón, Félix Gutiérrez

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Expressed racial identity and hypertension in a telephone survey sample from Toronto and Vancouver, Canada: do socioeconomic status, perceived discrimination and psychosocial stress explain the relatively high risk of hypertension for Black Canadians?

Gerry Veenstra

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Individual and community level socioeconomic inequalities in contraceptive use in 10 Newly Independent States: a multilevel cross-sectional analysis

Teresa Janevic, Pallas W Sarah, Ismayilova Leyla, Bradley H Elizabeth

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Health service utilization by indigenous cancer patients in Queensland: a descriptive study

Christina M Bernardes, Lisa J Whop, Gail Garvey, Patricia C Valery

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

The financial burden of cancer: Estimates from patients undergoing cancer care in a tertiary care hospital

Adnan A Zaidi, Tayyaba Z Ansari, Aziz Khan

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

The impact of primary healthcare in reducing inequalities in child health outcomes, Bogotá – Colombia: an ecological analysis

Paola A Mosquera, Jinneth Hernández, Román Vega, Jorge Martínez, Ronald Labonte, David Sanders, Miguel San Sebastián

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Gender differences in predictors of self-rated health in Armenia: a population-based study of an economy in transition

Anahit Demirchyan, Varduhi Petrosyan, Michael E Thompson

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Understanding differences in access and use of healthcare between international immigrants to Chile and the Chilean-born: a repeated cross-sectional population-based study in Chile

Baltica Cabieses, Helena Tunstall, Kate E Pickett, Jasmine Gideon

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Decomposing socioeconomic inequalities in self assessed health in Turkey

Kaan Sözmen, Hakan Baydur, Hatice Simsek, Belgin Ünal

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Mapping of initiatives to increase membership in mutual health organizations in Benin

Anne-Marie Turcotte-Tremblay, Slim Haddad, Ismaïlou Yacoubou, Pierre Fournier

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Analyzing the equity of public primary care provision in Kenya: variation in facility characteristics by local poverty level

Mitsuru Toda, Antony Opwora, Evelyn Waweru, Abdisalan Noor, Tansy Edwards, Greg Fegan, Catherine Molyneux, Catherine Goodman

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Social, cultural and economical determinants of diabetes mellitus in Kalutara district, Sri Lanka: a cross sectional descriptive study

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

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Social inequalities in health: measuring the contribution of housing deprivation and social interactions for Spain

Rosa M Urbanos-Garrido

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Longitudinal changes in functional capacity: effects of socio-economic position among ageing adults

Tommi Sulander, Heikki Heinonen, Tuuli Pajunen, Antti Karisto, Pertti Pohjolainen, Mikael Fogelholm

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Who experiences discrimination in Brazil? Evidence from a large metropolitan region

James Macinko, Pricila Mullachery, Fernando A Proietti, Maria Fernanda Lima-Costa

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Health equity in an unequal country: the use of medical services in Chile

Guillermo Paraje, Felipe Vásquez

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Health seeking behavior for cervical cancer in Ethiopia: a qualitative study

Zewdie Birhanu, Alemseged Abdissa, Tefera Belachew, Amare Deribew, Hailemariam Segni, Vivien Tsu, Kim Mulholland, Fiona M Russell

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Income-related inequality in health insurance coverage: analysis of China Health and Nutrition Survey of 2006 and 2009

Jinan Liu, Lizheng Shi, Qingyue Meng, M Mahmud Khan

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

A retrospective study of demographic parameters and major health referrals among Afghan refugees in Iran

Salman Otoukesh, Mona Mojtahedzadeh, Dean Sherzai, Arash Behazin, Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi, Mohsen Bazargan

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Mutual research capacity strengthening: a qualitative study of two-way partnerships in public health research

Michelle Redman-MacLaren, David J MacLaren, Humpress Harrington, Rowena Asugeni, Relmah Timothy-Harrington, Esau Kekeubata, Richard Speare

01.12.2012 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

Closing the health equity gap: evidence-based strategies for primary health care organizations

Annette J Browne, Colleen M Varcoe, Sabrina T Wong, Victoria L Smye, Josée Lavoie, Doreen Littlejohn, David Tu, Olive Godwin, Murry Krause, Koushambhi B Khan, Alycia Fridkin, Patricia Rodney, John O’Neil, Scott Lennox

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