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Zeitschrift

International Journal for Equity in Health

International Journal for Equity in Health 1/2017

Ausgabe 1/2017

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 216 Artikel )

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Intragenerational social mobility and functional somatic symptoms in a northern Swedish context: analyses of diagonal reference models

Frida Jonsson, Miguel San Sebastian, Anne Hammarström, Per E. Gustafsson

01.12.2017 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Erratum to: Trends and determinants of inequities in childhood stunting in Bangladesh from 1996/7 to 2014

Atonu Rabbani, Akib Khan, Sifat Yusuf, Alayne Adams

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Aboriginal and non-aboriginal Australian former prisoners’ patterns of morbidity and risk of hospitalisation

Jane E. Lloyd, Elizabeth McEntyre, Eileen Baldry, Julian Trofimovos, Devon Indig, Penelope Abbott, Jennifer Reath, Kathy Malera-Bandjalan, Mark F. Harris

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Disability, support and long-term social care of an elderly Spanish population, 2008-2009: an epidemiologic analysis

J. Almazán-Isla, M. Comín-Comín, E. Alcalde-Cabero, C. Ruiz, E. Franco, R. Magallón, J. Damián, J. de Pedro-Cuesta, L. A. Larrosa-Montañes, on behalf of the DISCAP-ARAGON Research Group

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A qualitative study on African immigrant and refugee families’ experiences of accessing primary health care services in Manitoba, Canada: it’s not easy!

Roberta Lynn Woodgate, David Shiyokha Busolo, Maryanne Crockett, Ruth Anne Dean, Miriam R. Amaladas, Pierre J. Plourde

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Has equity in government subsidy on healthcare improved in China? Evidence from the China’s National Health Services Survey

Lei Si, Mingsheng Chen, Andrew J. Palmer

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Determinants of and socio-economic disparities in self-rated health in China

Jiaoli Cai, Peter C. Coyte, Hongzhong Zhao

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Gender bias and sex-based differences in health care efficiency in Polish regions

Błażej Łyszczarz

01.12.2017 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Development of village doctors in China: financial compensation and health system support

Dan Hu, Weiming Zhu, Yaqun Fu, Minmin Zhang, Yang Zhao, Kara Hanson, Melisa Martinez-Alvarez, Xiaoyun Liu

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The equity of China’s emergency medical services from 2010–2014

Ke Yan, Yi Jiang, Jingfu Qiu, Xiaoni Zhong, Yang Wang, Jing Deng, Jingxi Lian, Tingting Wang, Cheng Cao

01.12.2017 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Erratum to: Socioeconomic variation in incidence of primary and secondary major cardiovascular disease events: an Australian population-based prospective cohort study

Rosemary J. Korda, Kay Soga, Grace Joshy, Bianca Calabria, John Attia, Deborah Wong, Emily Banks

01.12.2017 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Cooperate! A paradigm shift for health equity

Wei-Ching Chang, Joy H. Fraser

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The intergenerational production of depression in South Korea: results from a cross-sectional study

B. G. Jeong, G. Veenstra

01.12.2017 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The right to health of non-nationals and displaced persons in the sustainable development goals era: challenges for equity in universal health care

Claire E. Brolan, Lisa Forman, Stéphanie Dagron, Rachel Hammonds, Attiya Waris, Lyla Latif, Ana Lorena Ruano

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Does equity in healthcare spending exist among Indian states? Explaining regional variations from national sample survey data

Rinshu Dwivedi, Jalandhar Pradhan

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Economic burden of family caregiving for elderly population in southern Ghana: the case of a peri-urban district

Stephen Tettey Nortey, Genevieve Cecilia Aryeetey, Moses Aikins, Djesika Amendah, Justice Nonvignon

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Advancing system and policy changes for social and racial justice: comparing a Rural and Urban Community-Based Participatory Research Partnership in the U.S.

Carlos Devia, Elizabeth A. Baker, Shannon Sanchez-Youngman, Ellen Barnidge, Maxine Golub, Freda Motton, Michael Muhammad, Charmaine Ruddock, Belinda Vicuña, Nina Wallerstein

01.12.2017 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

From local adaptation to activism and global solidarity: framing a research and innovation agenda towards true health equity

Eric A. Friedman, Lawrence O. Gostin

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Strengthening health system to improve immunization for migrants in China

Hai Fang, Li Yang, Huyang Zhang, Chenyang Li, Liankui Wen, Li Sun, Kara Hanson, Qingyue Meng

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Equitable health services for the young? A decomposition of income-related inequalities in young adults’ utilization of health care in Northern Sweden

Paola A. Mosquera, Anna-Karin Waenerlund, Isabel Goicolea, Per E. Gustafsson

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Multidimensional poverty and catastrophic health spending in the mountainous regions of Myanmar, Nepal and India

Sanjay K. Mohanty, Nand Kishor Agrawal, Bidhubhusan Mahapatra, Dhrupad Choudhury, Sabarnee Tuladhar, E Valdemar Holmgren

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Embodying pervasive discrimination: a decomposition of sexual orientation inequalities in health in a population-based cross-sectional study in Northern Sweden

Per E Gustafsson, Ida Linander, Paola A Mosquera

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in self-perceived oral health among adults in Chile

Francisco Gallego, Cristián Larroulet, Leonor Palomer, Andrea Repetto, Diego Verdugo

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Family health strategy and equity in prenatal care: a population based cross-sectional study in Minas Gerais, Brazil

Mônica Viegas Andrade, Kenya Valéria Micaela de Souza Noronha, Allan Claudius Queiroz Barbosa, Michelle Nepomuceno Souza, Júlia Almeida Calazans, Lucas Resende de Carvalho, Thiago Augusto Hernandes Rocha, Núbia Cristina Silva

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Impoverishing effects of catastrophic health expenditures in Malawi

Martina Mchenga, Gowokani Chijere Chirwa, Levison S. Chiwaula

01.12.2017 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Engaging with complexity to improve the health of indigenous people: a call for the use of systems thinking to tackle health inequity

Alison Hernández, Ana Lorena Ruano, Bruno Marchal, Miguel San Sebastián, Walter Flores

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Catastrophic healthcare expenditure and its inequality for households with hypertension: evidence from the rural areas of Shaanxi Province in China

Yafei Si, Zhongliang Zhou, Min Su, Meng Ma, Yongjian Xu, Jesse Heitner

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Risk factors of bicycle traffic injury among middle school students in chaoshan rural areas of china

Zhen-bin Lin, Yan-hu Ji, Qing-yu Xiao, Li-bo Luo, Li-ping Li, Bernard Choi

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Equity aspects of the Primary Health Care Choice Reform in Sweden – a scoping review

Bo Burström, Kristina Burström, Gunnar Nilsson, Göran Tomson, Margaret Whitehead, Ulrika Winblad

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

What limits the utilization of health services among china labor force? analysis of inequalities in demographic, socio-economic and health status

Liming Lu, Jingchun Zeng, Zhi Zeng

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Assessing the impoverishing effects, and factors associated with the incidence of catastrophic health care payments in Kenya

Edwine W. Barasa, Thomas Maina, Nirmala Ravishankar

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Implementing guidelines and training initiatives to improve cross-cultural communication in primary care consultations: a qualitative participatory European study

E. Teunissen, K. Gravenhorst, C. Dowrick, E. Van Weel-Baumgarten, F. Van den Driessen Mareeuw, T. de Brún, N. Burns, C. Lionis, F. S. Mair, C. O’Donnell, M. O’Reilly-de Brún, M. Papadakaki, A. Saridaki, W. Spiegel, C. Van Weel, M. Van den Muijsenbergh, A. MacFarlane

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Educational health disparities in hypertension and diabetes mellitus among African descent populations in the Caribbean and the USA: a comparative analysis from the Spanish town cohort (Jamaica) and the Jackson heart study (USA)

Aurelian Bidulescu, Trevor S. Ferguson, Ian Hambleton, Novie Younger-Coleman, Damian Francis, Nadia Bennett, Michael Griswold, Ervin Fox, Marlene MacLeish, Rainford Wilks, E. Nigel Harris, Louis W. Sullivan

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in dental health among middle-aged adults and the role of behavioral and psychosocial factors: evidence from the Spanish National Health Survey

Diego Alberto Capurro, Michael Davidsen

01.12.2017 | Editorial | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Looking forward to the next 15 years: innovation and new pathways for research in health equity

Ana Lorena Ruano, Efrat Shadmi, John Furler, Krishna Rao, Miguel San Sebastián, Manuela Villar Uribe, Leiyu Shi

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Internalized homophobia, mental health, sexual behaviors, and outness of gay/bisexual men from Southwest China

Wenjian Xu, Lijun Zheng, Yin Xu, Yong Zheng

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Trends of relative and absolute socioeconomic equity in access to coronary revascularisations in 1995–2010 in Finland: a register study

Sonja Lumme, Kristiina Manderbacka, Ilmo Keskimäki

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Should co-payments for financially deprived patients be lowered? Primary care physicians’ perspectives using a mixed-methods approach in a survey study in Tokyo

Machiko Inoue, Yuko Kachi

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The cost of free health care for all Kenyans: assessing the financial sustainability of contributory and non-contributory financing mechanisms

Vincent Okungu, Jane Chuma, Di McIntyre

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Subjective social status, social network and health disparities: empirical evidence from Greece

Antonios Charonis, Ilias-Ioannis Kyriopoulos, Manos Spanakis, Dimitris Zavras, Kostas Athanasakis, Elpida Pavi, John Kyriopoulos

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Effect of socioeconomic conditions on health care utilization in marital violence: a cross-sectional investigation from the Japanese Study on Stratification, Health, Income, and Neighborhood

Maki Umeda, Norito Kawakami, Elizabeth Miller

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Inequality in the distribution of health resources and health services in China: hospitals versus primary care institutions

Tao Zhang, Yongjian Xu, Jianping Ren, Liqi Sun, Chaojie Liu

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Multifactorial discrimination as a fundamental cause of mental health inequities

Mariam Khan, Misja Ilcisin, Katherine Saxton

01.12.2017 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The role of health system governance in strengthening the rural health insurance system in China

Beibei Yuan, Weiyan Jian, Li He, Bingyu Wang, Dina Balabanova

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Socio-economic factors linked with mental health during the recession: a multilevel analysis

Isabel Ruiz-Pérez, Clara Bermúdez-Tamayo, Miguel Rodríguez-Barranco

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Differential effects of community health worker visits across social and economic groups in Uttar Pradesh, India: a link between social inequities and health disparities

Aparna Seth, Shweta Tomar, Kultar Singh, Dharmendra Chandurkar, Amit Chakraverty, Arnab Dey, Arup K. Das, Katherine Hay, Niranjan Saggurti, Sabrina Boyce, Anita Raj, Jay G. Silverman

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The role of parental health care utilization in children’s unnecessary utilization in China: evidence from Shaanxi province

Yi Zhang, Zhongliang Zhou, Yafei Si

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

How equitable is the uptake of conditional cash transfers for maternity care in India? Evidence from the Janani Suraksha Yojana scheme in Odisha and Jharkhand

Nattawut Thongkong, Ellen van de Poel, Swati Sarbani Roy, Shibanand Rath, Tanja A. J. Houweling

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Extending access to essential services against constraints: the three-tier health service delivery system in rural China (1949–1980)

Xing Lin Feng, Melisa Martinez-Alvarez, Jun Zhong, Jin Xu, Beibei Yuan, Qingyue Meng, Dina Balabanova

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Urban-rural disparities in hypertension prevalence, detection, and medication use among Chinese Adults from 1993 to 2011

Jiajia Li, Leiyu Shi, Shixue Li, Lingzhong Xu, Wen Qin, Heng Wang

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Expectations of health care quality among rural Maya villagers in Sololá Department, Guatemala: a qualitative analysis

Matthew Ippolito, Anita Chary, Michael Daniel, Joaquin Barnoya, Anne Monroe, Michelle Eakin

01.12.2017 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Does Indigenous health research have impact? A systematic review of reviews

Irina Kinchin, Janya Mccalman, Roxanne Bainbridge, Komla Tsey, Felecia Watkin Lui

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The imperative for systems thinking to promote access to medicines, efficient delivery, and cost-effectiveness when implementing health financing reforms: a qualitative study

Tom Achoki, Abaleng Lesego

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Critical race theory as a tool for understanding poor engagement along the HIV care continuum among African American/Black and Hispanic persons living with HIV in the United States: a qualitative exploration

Robert Freeman, Marya Viorst Gwadz, Elizabeth Silverman, Alexandra Kutnick, Noelle R. Leonard, Amanda S. Ritchie, Jennifer Reed, Belkis Y. Martinez

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The Impact of the Share 35 Policy on Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Access to Liver Transplantation for Patients with End Stage Liver Disease in the United States: An Analysis from UNOS Database

Yefei Zhang

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Increased breast cancer mortality only in the lower education group: age-period-cohort effect in breast cancer mortality by educational level in South Korea, 1983-2012

Jinwook Bahk, Sung-Mi Jang, Kyunghee Jung-Choi

01.12.2017 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Social sciences: vital to improving our understanding of health equity, policy and systems

Karen Daniels, Johanna Hanefeld, Bruno Marchal

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The effect of health literacy and self-management efficacy on the health-related quality of life of hypertensive patients in a western rural area of China: a cross-sectional study

Chenli Wang, Juntao Lang, Lixia Xuan, Xuemei Li, Liang Zhang

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Inequalities in financial risk protection in Bangladesh: an assessment of universal health coverage

Md. Rashedul Islam, Md. Shafiur Rahman, Zobida Islam, Cherri Zhang B. Nurs, Papia Sultana, Md. Mizanur Rahman

01.12.2017 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Social determinants of breast cancer in the Caribbean: a systematic review

Catherine R. Brown, Ian R. Hambleton, Shawn M. Hercules, Miriam Alvarado, Nigel Unwin, Madhuvanti M. Murphy, E. Nigel Harris, Rainford Wilks, Marlene MacLeish, Louis Sullivan, Natasha Sobers-Grannum, The U.S. Caribbean Alliance for Health Disparities Research Group (USCAHDR)

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The association of early life socioeconomic conditions with prediabetes and type 2 diabetes: results from the Maastricht study

Ivonne P. M. Derks, Annemarie Koster, Miranda T. Schram, Coen D. A. Stehouwer, Pieter C. Dagnelie, Danielle A. I. Groffen, Hans Bosma

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The impact of multi-morbidity on disability among older adults in South Africa: do hypertension and socio-demographic characteristics matter?

Philippa Waterhouse, Nele van der Wielen, Pamela Chirwa Banda, Andrew Amos Channon

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Influence maternal background has on children’s mental health

Elena Arroyo-Borrell, Gemma Renart, Carme Saurina, Marc Saez

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Determinants of village doctors’ job satisfaction under China’s health sector reform: a cross-sectional mixed methods study

Tongtong Li, Trudy Lei, Fiona Sun, Zheng Xie

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Mainstreaming gender and promoting intersectionality in Papua New Guinea’s health policy: a triangulated analysis applying data-mining and content analytic techniques

G. Lamprell, J. Braithwaite

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Analysis of inequality in maternal and child health outcomes and mortality from 2000 to 2013 in China

Yanting Li, Yimin Zhang, Shuai Fang, Shanshan Liu, Xinyu Liu, Ming Li, Hong Liang, Hua Fu

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Inequalities in health care utilization for common childhood illnesses in Ethiopia: evidence from the 2011 Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey

Asmamaw Atnafu Ayalneh, Dagnachew Muluye Fetene, Tae Jin Lee

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Interplay wellbeing framework: a collaborative methodology ‘bringing together stories and numbers’ to quantify Aboriginal cultural values in remote Australia

Sheree Cairney, Tammy Abbott, Stephen Quinn, Jessica Yamaguchi, Byron Wilson, John Wakerman

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Current and future availability of and need for human resources for sexual, reproductive, maternal and newborn health in 41 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa

Maria Guerra Arias, Andrea Nove, Michaela Michel-Schuldt, Luc de Bernis

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Absolute rather than relative income is a better socioeconomic predictor of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Swedish adults

Sten Axelsson Fisk, Juan Merlo

01.12.2017 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Nutritional deficiencies in homeless persons with problematic drinking: a systematic review

Sharea Ijaz, Joni Jackson, Helen Thorley, Katie Porter, Clare Fleming, Alison Richards, Adrian Bonner, Jelena Savović

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Leadership and governance of community health worker programmes at scale: a cross case analysis of provincial implementation in South Africa

Helen Schneider, Nonhlanhla Nxumalo

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Free and universal, but unequal utilization of primary health care in the rural and urban areas of Mongolia

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

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Patients’ willingness to pay for the treatment of tuberculosis in Nigeria: exploring own use and altruism

Ogbonnia G. Ochonma, Obinna E. Onwujekwe

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Regional inequity in complete antenatal services and public emergency obstetric care is associated with greater burden of maternal deaths: analysis from consecutive district level facility survey of Karnataka, India

M. Himanshu, Carina Källestål

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Inequality in healthcare costs between residing and non-residing patients: evidence from Vietnam

Hieu M. Nguyen

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Gender difference in utilization willingness of institutional care among the single seniors: evidence from rural Shandong, China

Yangyang Qian, Jie Chu, Dandan Ge, Li Zhang, Long Sun, Chengchao Zhou

01.12.2017 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Organisational systems’ approaches to improving cultural competence in healthcare: a systematic scoping review of the literature

Janya McCalman, Crystal Jongen, Roxanne Bainbridge

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Measurement and decomposition of socioeconomic inequality in single and multimorbidity in older adults in China and Ghana: results from the WHO study on global AGEing and adult health (SAGE)

Rasha Kunna, Miguel San Sebastian, Jennifer Stewart Williams

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Impact of health workforce availability on health care seeking behavior of patients with diabetes mellitus in China

Yinzi Jin, Weiming Zhu, Beibei Yuan, Qingyue Meng

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Assessing equity in the distribution of high-technology medical equipment in Guangxi: evidence from an ethnic minority region in Southern China

Jian Sun, Hai Gu, Qiulin Wen, Hongye Luo

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Skilled delivery inequality in Ethiopia: to what extent are the poorest and uneducated mothers benefiting?

Brook Tesfaye, Tsedeke Mathewos, Mihiretu Kebede

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in neonatal and postneonatal mortality: Evidence from rural Iran, 1998–2013

Alireza Khajavi, Farhad Pishgar, Mina Dehghani, Shohreh Naderimagham

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Negotiating power relations, gender equality, and collective agency: are village health committees transformative social spaces in northern India?

Kerry Scott, Asha S. George, Steven A. Harvey, Shinjini Mondal, Gupteswar Patel, Kabir Sheikh

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Postings and transfers in the Ghanaian health system: a study of health workforce governance

Aku Kwamie, Miriam Asiamah, Marta Schaaf, Irene Akua Agyepong

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Rural–urban difference in the use of annual physical examination among seniors in Shandong, China: a cross-sectional study

Dandan Ge, Jie Chu, Chengchao Zhou, Yangyang Qian, Li Zhang, Long Sun

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Interventions to reduce inequalities in health and early child development in Europe from a qualitative perspective

Joana Morrison, Hynek Pikhart, Peter Goldblatt

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

From therapeutic to elective cesarean deliveries: factors associated with the increase in cesarean deliveries in Chiapas

María Graciela Freyermuth, José Alberto Muños, María del Pilar Ochoa

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Towards an equitable healthcare in China: evaluating the productive efficiency of community health centers in Jiangsu Province

Lulin Zhou, Xinglong Xu, Henry Asante Antwi, Linna Wang

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Gender-based disparities in the impact of adverse childhood experiences on adult health: findings from a national study in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Maha Almuneef, Nathalie ElChoueiry, Hassan N. Saleheen, Majid Al-Eissa

01.12.2017 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Erratum to: Disability, support and long-term social care of an elderly Spanish population, 2008–2009: an epidemiologic analysis

J. Almazán-Isla, M. Comín-Comín, E. Alcalde-Cabero, C. Ruiz, E. Franco, R. Magallón, J. Damián, J. de Pedro-Cuesta, L. A. Larrosa-Montañes, on behalf of the DISCAP-ARAGON Research Group

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

HIV and syphilis in the context of community vulnerability among indigenous people in the Brazilian Amazon

Adele Schwartz Benzaken, Meritxell Sabidó, Ivo Brito, Ximena Pamela Díaz Bermúdez, Nina Schwartz Benzaken, Enrique Galbán, Rosanna W Peeling, David Mabey

01.12.2017 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Considerations and guidance in designing equity-relevant clinical trials

Lawrence Mbuagbaw, Theresa Aves, Beverley Shea, Janet Jull, Vivian Welch, Monica Taljaard, Manosila Yoganathan, Regina Greer-Smith, George Wells, Peter Tugwell

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Determinants of self-perceived health for Canadians aged 40 and older and policy implications

William Ian Andrew Bonner, Robert Weiler, Rotimi Orisatoki, Xinya Lu, Mustafa Andkhoie, Dana Ramsay, Mohsen Yaghoubi, Megan Steeves, Michael Szafron, Marwa Farag

01.12.2017 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Research on subgroups is not research on equity attributes: Evidence from an overview of systematic reviews on vaccination

Xavier Bosch-Capblanch, Meike-Kathrin Zuske, Christian Auer

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Priorities and strategies for improving Roma women’s access to primary health care services in cases on intimate partner violence: a concept mapping study

Carmen Vives-Cases, Isabel Goicolea, Alison Hernández, Belen Sanz-Barbero, MCarmen Davó-Blanes, Daniel La Parra-Casado

01.12.2017 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Exploring breast cancer preventive lifestyle and social support of Iranian women: a study protocol for a mixed-methods approach

Maryam Khazaee-Pool, Tahereh Pashaei, Leila Jahangiry, Koen Ponnet, Ali Gholami

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The variation in the health status of immigrants and Italians during the global crisis and the role of socioeconomic factors

Alessio Petrelli, Anteo Di Napoli, Alessandra Rossi, Gianfranco Costanzo, Concetta Mirisola, Lidia Gargiulo

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Health-care users, key community informants and primary health care workers’ views on health, health promotion, health assets and deficits: qualitative study in seven Spanish regions

Mariona Pons-Vigués, Anna Berenguera, Núria Coma-Auli, Haizea Pombo-Ramos, Sebastià March, Angela Asensio-Martínez, Patricia Moreno-Peral, Sara Mora-Simón, Maria Martínez-Andrés, Enriqueta Pujol-Ribera

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Socioeconomic disparities in prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension over the life course in China

Fan Yang, Dongfu Qian, Xueyi Liu, for the Healthy Aging and Development Study Group in Nanjing Medical University, for the Data Mining Group of Biomedical Big Data in Nanjing Medical University

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Access to treatment for Hepatitis C among injection drug users: results from the cross-sectional HOPE IV study

Kyriakos Souliotis, Eirini Agapidaki, Manto Papageorgiou, Niki Voudouri, Xenophon Contiades

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

健康是本钱 - Health is my capital: a qualitative study of access to healthcare by Chinese migrants in Singapore

Wai Jia Tam, Wei Leong Goh, Jeffrey Chua, Helena Legido-Quigley

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Lifestyle and Income-related Inequality in Health in South Africa

Alfred Kechia Mukong, Corne Van Walbeek, Hana Ross

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Progressive disability in elderly population among tribals of Telangana: a cross sectional study

Ajitha Katta, Anil Kumar Indira Krishna, Bagavandas M, Tomofumi Anegawa, Suresh Munuswamy

01.12.2017 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Inequities in utilization of reproductive and maternal health services in Ethiopia

Firew Tekle Bobo, Elias Ali Yesuf, Mirkuzie Woldie

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Challenges for gatekeeping: a qualitative systems analysis of a pilot in rural China

Jin Xu, Anne Mills

01.12.2017 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Determinants of intra-household food allocation between adults in South Asia – a systematic review

Helen Harris-Fry, Niva Shrestha, Anthony Costello, Naomi M. Saville

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Healthcare expenditure on Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians at high risk of cardiovascular disease

Blake Angell, Tracey-Lea Laba, Tom Lung, Alex Brown, Sandra Eades, Tim Usherwood, David Peiris, Laurent Billot, Graham Hillis, Ruth Webster, Andrew Tonkin, Christopher Reid, Barbara Molanus, Natasha Rafter, Alan Cass, Anushka Patel, Stephen Jan

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Dimensions of social capital of families with thalassemia in an indigenous population in Tamil Nadu, India – a qualitative study

Bharathi Palanisamy, Kalpana Kosalram, Vijayaprasad Gopichandran

01.12.2017 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Erratum to: Effect of socioeconomic conditions on health care utilization in marital violence: a cross-sectional investigation from the Japanese Study on stratification, health, income, and neighborhood

Maki Umeda, Norito Kawakami, Elizabeth Miller

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Prevalence of malnutrition and associated factors in children aged 6–59 months among rural dwellers of damot gale district, south Ethiopia: community based cross sectional study

Lamirot Abera, Tariku Dejene, Tariku Laelago

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Allocating health care resources: a questionnaire experiment on the predictive success of rules

Marlies Ahlert, Lars Schwettmann

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

“We are toothless and hanging, but optimistic”: sub county managers’ experiences of rapid devolution in coastal Kenya

Mary M. Nyikuri, Benjamin Tsofa, Philip Okoth, Edwine W. Barasa, Sassy Molyneux

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Chronic disease self-management education courses: utilization by low-income, middle-aged participants

Lindsey N. Horrell, Shawn M. Kneipp, SangNam Ahn, Samuel D. Towne Jr, Chivon A. Mingo, Marcia G. Ory, Matthew Lee Smith

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Measuring inequalities in the distribution of the Fiji Health Workforce

Virginia Wiseman, Mylene Lagarde, Neha Batura, Sophia Lin, Wayne Irava, Graham Roberts

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The impact of racial discrimination on the health of Australian Indigenous children aged 5–10 years: analysis of national longitudinal data

Carrington C.J. Shepherd, Jianghong Li, Matthew N. Cooper, Katrina D. Hopkins, Brad M. Farrant

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Area-level socioeconomic deprivation and mortality differentials in Thailand: results from principal component analysis and cluster analysis

Suchunya Aungkulanon, Viroj Tangcharoensathien, Kenji Shibuya, Kanitta Bundhamcharoen, Virasakdi Chongsuvivatwong

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Individual and regional association between socioeconomic status and uncertainty stress, and life stress: a representative nationwide study of China

Tingzhong Yang, Xiaozhao Y Yang, Lingwei Yu, Randall R. Cottrell, Shuhan Jiang

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Up close and real: living and learning in a remote community builds students’ cultural capabilities and understanding of health disparities

Rosalie D Thackrah, Maeva Hall, Kathryn Fitzgerald, Sandra C Thompson

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

It’s all about the money? A qualitative study of healthcare worker motivation in urban China

Ross Millar, Yaru Chen, Meng Wang, Liang Fang, Jun Liu, Zhidong Xuan, Guohong Li

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Experiences of inequitable care among Afghan mothers surviving near-miss morbidity in Tehran, Iran: a qualitative interview study

Soheila Mohammadi, Aje Carlbom, Robabeh Taheripanah, Birgitta Essén

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

House ownership, frequency of illness, fathers’ education: the most significant socio-demographic determinants of poor nutritional status in adolescent girls from low income households of Lahore, Pakistan

Fatima Hassan, Muhammad Asim, Shafya Salim, Ayesha Humayun

01.12.2017 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Identifying inequitable healthcare in older people: systematic review of current research practice

Sarah M. Salway, Nick Payne, Melanie Rimmer, Stefanie Buckner, Hannah Jordan, Jean Adams, Kate Walters, Sarah L. Sowden, Lynne Forrest, Linda Sharp, Mira Hidajat, Martin White, Yoav Ben-Shlomo

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

An assessment of equity in the distribution of non-financial health care inputs across public primary health care facilities in Tanzania

August Kuwawenaruwa, Josephine Borghi, Michelle Remme, Gemini Mtei

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Non-communicable diseases and related risk behaviors among men and women living with HIV in Cambodia: findings from a cross-sectional study

Pheak Chhoun, Chanrith Ngin, Sovannary Tuot, Khuondyla Pal, Martin Steel, Jennifer Dionisio, Hattie Pearson, Gitau Mburu, Carinne Brody, Siyan Yi

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Trends in socioeconomic inequalities among adult male hardcore smokers in Vietnam: 2010–2015

Vu Duy Kien, Tej Ram Jat, Kim Bao Giang, Phan Thi Hai, Doan Thi Thu Huyen, Luong Ngoc Khue, Nguyen Tuan Lam, Phan Thi Quynh Nga, Nguyen The Quan, Hoang Van Minh

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Evaluation on equality and efficiency of health resources allocation and health services utilization in China

Jian Sun, Hongye Luo

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Decomposing the causes of socioeconomic-related health inequality among urban and rural populations in China: a new decomposition approach

Jiaoli Cai, Peter C. Coyte, Hongzhong Zhao

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Supporting and retaining Village Health Teams: an assessment of a community health worker program in two Ugandan districts

Daniel C. Mays, Edward J. O’Neil Jr, Edison A. Mworozi, Benjamin J. Lough, Zachary J. Tabb, Ashlyn E. Whitlock, Edward M. Mutimba, Zohray M. Talib

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Medical homelessness and candidacy: women transiting between prison and community health care

Penelope Abbott, Parker Magin, Joyce Davison, Wendy Hu

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The rise and fall of dental therapy in Canada: a policy analysis and assessment of equity of access to oral health care for Inuit and First Nations communities

Victoria Leck, Glen E. Randall

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A qualitative study on the intersectional social determinants for indigenous people who become infected with HIV in their youth

Roberta L. Woodgate, Melanie Zurba, Pauline Tennent, Carla Cochrane, Mike Payne, Javier Mignone

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A population-based study of homicide deaths in Ontario, Canada using linked death records

James Lachaud, Peter D. Donnelly, David Henry, Kathy Kornas, Andrew Calzavara, Catherine Bornbaum, Laura Rosella

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Financial crisis and income-related inequalities in the universal provision of a public service: the case of healthcare in Spain

Ignacio Abásolo, Marc Saez, Guillem López-Casasnovas

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Obesity in Scotland: a persistent inequality

Elaine Tod, Catherine Bromley, Andrew D. Millard, Allan Boyd, Phil Mackie, Gerry McCartney

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

What is the gap in activity and participation between people with disability and the general population in Taiwan?

Tzu-Ying Chiu, Chia-Feng Yen, Reuben Escorpizo, Wen-Chou Chi, Tsan-Hon Liou, Hua-Fang Liao, Cheng-Hsiu Chou, Wen-Hui Fang

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

More than a virus: a qualitative study of the social implications of hepatitis B infection in China

J. Wallace, M. Pitts, C. Liu, V. Lin, B. Hajarizadeh, J. Richmond, S. Locarnini

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Is the medical financial assistance program an effective supplement to social health insurance for low-income households in China? A cross-sectional study

Kai Liu, Jing Yang, Chunling Lu

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The social income inequality, social integration and health status of internal migrants in China

Yanwei Lin, Qi Zhang, Wen Chen, Li Ling

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Factors contributing to regional inequalities in acute respiratory infections symptoms among under-five children in Nigeria: a decomposition analysis

Oluwafunmilade A. Adesanya, Amadou Darboe, Bomar Mendez Rojas, Deji Emmanuel Abiodun, Idrissa Beogo

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Intentional injury among the indigenous and total populations in British Columbia, Canada: trends over time and ecological analyses of risk

M. Anne George, Andrew Jin, Mariana Brussoni, Christopher E. Lalonde, Rod McCormick

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Occupational status as a determinant of mental health inequities in French young people: is fairness needed? Results of a cross-sectional multicentre observational survey

Marie Blanquet, Emilie Labbe-Lobertreau, Catherine Sass, Dominique Berger, Laurent Gerbaud

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

An exploratory study assessing psychological distress of indigents in Burkina Faso: a step forward in understanding mental health needs in West Africa

Émilie Pigeon-Gagné, Ghayga Hassan, Maurice Yaogo, Valéry Ridde

01.12.2017 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Erratum to: Multifactorial discrimination as a fundamental cause of mental health inequities

Mariam Khan, Misja Ilcisin, Katherine Saxton

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

“Evolution and financial cost of socioeconomic inequalities in ambulatory care sensitive conditions: an ecological study for Portugal, 2000–2014”

Klára Dimitrovová, Cláudia Costa, Paula Santana, Julian Perelman

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Social disparities in body mass index (BMI) trajectories among Chinese adults in 1991–2011

Changchun Fang, Ying Liang

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Social inequalities in the utilization of outpatient psychotherapy: analyses of registry data from German statutory health insurance

Jelena Epping, Denise Muschik, Siegfried Geyer

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Who and where are the uncounted children? Inequalities in birth certificate coverage among children under five years in 94 countries using nationally representative household surveys

Amiya Bhatia, Leonardo Zanini Ferreira, Aluísio J. D. Barros, Cesar Gomes Victora

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Addressing geographic access barriers to emergency care services: a national ecologic study of hospitals in Brazil

Thiago Augusto Hernandes Rocha, Núbia Cristina da Silva, Pedro Vasconcelos Amaral, Allan Claudius Queiroz Barbosa, João Victor Muniz Rocha, Viviane Alvares, Dante Grapiuna de Almeida, Elaine Thumé, Erika Bárbara Abreu Fonseca Thomaz, Rejane Christine de Sousa Queiroz, Marta Rovery de Souza, Adriana Lein, Daniel Paulino Lopes, Catherine A. Staton, João Ricardo Nickenig Vissoci, Luiz Augusto Facchini

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Social conditions of becoming homelessness: qualitative analysis of life stories of homeless peoples

Mzwandile A. Mabhala, Asmait Yohannes, Mariska Griffith

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

How does decentralisation affect health sector planning and financial management? a case study of early effects of devolution in Kilifi County, Kenya

Benjamin Tsofa, Sassy Molyneux, Lucy Gilson, Catherine Goodman

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Examining changes in maternal and child health inequalities in Ethiopia

Alemayehu A. Ambel, Colin Andrews, Anne M. Bakilana, Elizabeth M. Foster, Qaiser Khan, Huihui Wang

01.12.2017 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Psychosocial factors associated with the mental health of indigenous children living in high income countries: a systematic review

Christian Young, Camilla Hanson, Jonathan C. Craig, Kathleen Clapham, Anna Williamson

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Access to medicines and diagnostic tests integral in the management of diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular diseases in Uganda: insights from the ACCODAD study

Davis Kibirige, David Atuhe, Leaticia Kampiire, Daniel Ssekikubo Kiggundu, Pamela Donggo, Juliet Nabbaale, Raymond Mbayo Mwebaze, Robert Kalyesubula, William Lumu

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A study on the equality and benefit of China’s national health care system

Shaoguo Zhai, Pei Wang, Quanfang Dong, Xing Ren, Jiaoli Cai, Peter C. Coyte

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Engaging and staying engaged: a phenomenological study of barriers to equitable access to mental healthcare for people with severe mental disorders in a rural African setting

Maji Hailemariam, Abebaw Fekadu, Martin Prince, Charlotte Hanlon

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Smoking and finances: baseline characteristics of low income daily smokers in the FISCALS cohort

Kristy A. Martire, Philip Clare, Ryan J. Courtney, Billie Bonevski, Veronica Boland, Ron Borland, Christopher M. Doran, Michael Farrell, Wayne Hall, Jaimi M. Iredale, Mohammad Siahpush, Richard P. Mattick

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Willingness to pay for National Health Insurance Fund among public servants in Juba City, South Sudan: a contingent evaluation

Robert Basaza, Paul Kon Alier, Peter Kirabira, David Ogubi, Richard Lino Loro Lako

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Exploring how different modes of governance act across health system levels to influence primary healthcare facility managers’ use of information in decision-making: experience from Cape Town, South Africa

Vera Scott, Lucy Gilson

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Sex workers as peer health advocates: community empowerment and transformative learning through a Canadian pilot program

Cecilia Benoit, Lynne Belle-Isle, Michaela Smith, Rachel Phillips, Leah Shumka, Chris Atchison, Mikael Jansson, Charlotte Loppie, Jackson Flagg

01.12.2017 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Conditional cash transfers and the creation of equal opportunities of health for children in low and middle-income countries: a literature review

Rebeca Carmo de Souza Cruz, Leides Barroso Azevedo de Moura, Joaquim José Soares Neto

01.12.2017 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The effect of socioeconomic disadvantage on prescription of guideline-recommended medications for patients with acute coronary syndrome: systematic review and meta-analysis

Karice K. Hyun, David Brieger, Mark Woodward, Sarah Richtering, Julie Redfern

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The psychological problems and related influential factors of left-behind adolescents (LBA) in Hunan, China: a cross sectional study

Ye Man, Lv Mengmeng, Li Lezhi, Mao Ting, Zhang Jingping

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Organisational culture and trust as influences over the implementation of equity-oriented policy in two South African case study hospitals

Ermin Erasmus, Lucy Gilson, Veloshnee Govender, Moremi Nkosi

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Gender, childhood and adult socioeconomic inequalities in functional disability among Chinese older adults

Yaqin Zhong, Jian Wang, Stephen Nicholas

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Changes in catastrophic health expenditure in post-conflict Sierra Leone: an Oaxaca-blinder decomposition analysis

Ijeoma Edoka, Barbara McPake, Tim Ensor, Rogers Amara, Joseph Edem-Hotah

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Who pays for healthcare in Bangladesh? An analysis of progressivity in health systems financing

Azaher Ali Molla, Chunhuei Chi

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Enhancing the get healthy information and coaching service for Aboriginal adults: evaluation of the process and impact of the program

E. Quinn, B. J. O’Hara, N. Ahmed, S. Winch, B. McGill, D. Banovic, M. Maxwell, C. Rissel

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Devolution and its effects on health workforce and commodities management – early implementation experiences in Kilifi County, Kenya

Benjamin Tsofa, Catherine Goodman, Lucy Gilson, Sassy Molyneux

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Prospective associations of psychosocial adversity in childhood with risk factors for cardiovascular disease in adulthood: the MRC National Survey of Health and Development

Emma L. Anderson, Rishi Caleyachetty, Mai Stafford, Diana Kuh, Rebecca Hardy, Debbie A. Lawlor, Abigail Fraser, Laura D. Howe

01.12.2017 | Editorial | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Practicing governance towards equity in health systems: LMIC perspectives and experience

Lucy Gilson, Uta Lehmann, Helen Schneider

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Perceived barriers and enablers to participation in a community-tailored physical activity program with Indigenous Australians in a regional and rural setting: a qualitative study

Ashleigh Sushames, Terry Engelberg, Klaus Gebel

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Different indicators of socioeconomic status and their relative importance as determinants of health in old age

Alexander Darin-Mattsson, Stefan Fors, Ingemar Kåreholt

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Equity in health financing of Guangxi after China’s universal health coverage: evidence based on health expenditure comparison in rural Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region from 2009 to 2013

Xianjing Qin, Hongye Luo, Jun Feng, Yanning Li, Bo Wei, Qiming Feng

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Ageing under unequal circumstances: a cross-sectional analysis of the gender and socioeconomic patterning of functional limitations among the Southern European elderly

Manuel Serrano-Alarcón, Julian Perelman

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Comparison of patient perceived primary care quality in public clinics, public hospitals and private clinics in rural China

Wenhua Wang, Elizabeth Maitland, Stephen Nicholas, Ekaterina Loban, Jeannie Haggerty

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Anxiety and depression in older patients: the role of culture and acculturation

Anna Zisberg

01.12.2017 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The scope and impact of mobile health clinics in the United States: a literature review

Stephanie W. Y. Yu, Caterina Hill, Mariesa L. Ricks, Jennifer Bennet, Nancy E. Oriol

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Factors influencing risky sexual behaviour among Mozambican miners: a socio-epidemiological contribution for HIV prevention framework in Mozambique

Emilia Martins-Fonteyn, Osvaldo Loquiha, Cynthia Baltazar, Subash Thapa, Makini Boothe, Ines Raimundo, Niel Hens, Marc Aerts, Herman Meulemans, Olivier Degomme, Edwin Wouters

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Financial burden of healthcare for cancer patients with social medical insurance: a multi-centered study in urban China

Wenhui Mao, Shenglan Tang, Ying Zhu, Zening Xie, Wen Chen

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Minimum dietary diversity and associated factors among children aged 6–23 months in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Dagmawit Solomon, Zewdie Aderaw, Teketo Kassaw Tegegne

01.12.2017 | Systematic review | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Understanding the effects of socioeconomic status along the breast cancer continuum in Australian women: a systematic review of evidence

Greg Lyle, Gilly A. Hendrie, Delia Hendrie

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Women’s education level amplifies the effects of a livelihoods-based intervention on household wealth, child diet, and child growth in rural Nepal

Laurie C. Miller, Neena Joshi, Mahendra Lohani, Beatrice Rogers, Shubh Mahato, Shibani Ghosh, Patrick Webb

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Potential barriers in healthcare access of the elderly population influenced by the economic crisis and the troika agreement: a qualitative case study in Lisbon, Portugal

Julia Doetsch, Eva Pilot, Paula Santana, Thomas Krafft

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Integrated care reform in urban China: a qualitative study on design, supporting environment and implementation

Yi Qian, Zhiyuan Hou, Wei Wang, Donglan Zhang, Fei Yan

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

An economy-related equity analysis of health service utilization by women in economically underdeveloped regions of western China

Yuyan Qian, Zhongliang Zhou, Ju’e Yan, Jianmin Gao, Yuping Wang, Xiaowei Yang, Yongjian Xu, Yanli Li

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Influence of revised public health standards on health equity action: a qualitative study in Ontario, Canada

Nadha Hassen, Ingrid Tyler, Heather Manson

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Trends in healthcare expenditure among people living with HIV/AIDS in the United States: evidence from 10 Years of nationally representative data

Tiarney D. Ritchwood, Kinfe G. Bishu, Leonard E. Egede

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Social and environmental determinants of child health in Mongolia across years of rapid economic growth: 2000-2010

Nehal Joshi, Bolormaa Bolorhon, Indermohan Narula, Shihua Zhu, Semira Manaseki-Hollan

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

‘I do want to ask, but I can’t speak’: a qualitative study of ethnic minority women’s experiences of communicating with primary health care professionals in remote, rural Vietnam

Shannon McKinn, Thuy Linh Duong, Kirsty Foster, Kirsten McCaffery

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Preventative health, diversity, and inclusion: a qualitative study of client experience aboard a mobile health clinic in Boston, Massachusetts

Zoe Bouchelle, Yasmin Rawlins, Caterina Hill, Jennifer Bennet, Leonor Xochitl Perez, Nancy Oriol

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Redressing or entrenching social and health inequities through policy implementation? Examining personalised budgets through the Australian National Disability Insurance Scheme

Gemma Carey, Eleanor Malbon, Daniel Reeders, Anne Kavanagh, Gwynnyth Llewellyn

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Should the poor have no medicines to cure? A study on the association between social class and social security among the rural migrant workers in urban China

Ming Guan

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Health financing and integration of urban and rural residents’ basic medical insurance systems in China

Kun Zhu, Luying Zhang, Shasha Yuan, Xiaojuan Zhang, Zhiruo Zhang

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Healthcare access for refugee women with limited literacy: layers of disadvantage

Annette Floyd, Dikaios Sakellariou

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

“I’m not strong enough; I’m not good enough. I can’t do this, I’m failing”: a qualitative study of low-socioeconomic status smokers’ experiences with accessing cessation support and the role for alternative technology-based support

Veronica C. Boland, Richard P. Mattick, Hayden McRobbie, Mohammad Siahpush, Ryan J. Courtney

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in under-five mortality in rural Bangladesh: evidence from seven national surveys spreading over 20 years

Asiful Haidar Chowdhury, Syed Manzoor Ahmed Hanifi, Mohammad Nahid Mia, Abbas Bhuiya

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Doing implementation research on health governance: a frontline researcher’s reflexive account of field-level challenges and their management

Gupteswar Patel, Surekha Garimella, Kerry Scott, Shinjini Mondal, Asha George, Kabir Sheikh

01.12.2017 | Annotated bibliography | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The effects of neoliberal policies on access to healthcare for people with disabilities

Dikaios Sakellariou, Elena S. Rotarou

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Monitoring SO2emission trends and residents’ perceived health risks from PGM smelting at Selous Metallurgical Complex in Zimbabwe

Patrick Gwimbi

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Enablers and barriers to secondary prophylaxis for rheumatic fever among Māori aged 14–21 in New Zealand: a framework method study

Hilary Barker, John G. Oetzel, Nina Scott, Michelle Morley, Polly E. Atatoa Carr, Keri Bolton Oetzel

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Slender women and overweight men: gender differences in the educational gradient in body weight in South Korea

Yeonjin Lee

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Socioeconomic disadvantage, fetal environment and child development: linked Scottish administrative records based study

Christopher James Playford, Chris Dibben, Lee Williamson

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Lookism hurts: appearance discrimination and self-rated health in South Korea

Hyemin Lee, Inseo Son, Jaehong Yoon, Seung-Sup Kim

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Control under times of uncertainty: the relationship between hospital competition and physician-patient disputes

Qian Yang, Jay Pan

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Evaluating medical convenience in ethnic minority areas of Southwest China via road network vulnerability: a case study for Dehong autonomous prefecture

Xiaoyan Wei, Xuejun Liu, Liang Cheng, Lele Sun, Yingying Pan, Wenwen Zong

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Urbanization, economic development and health: evidence from China’s labor-force dynamic survey

Hongsheng Chen, Ye Liu, Zhigang Li, Desheng Xue

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Setting priorities for knowledge translation of Cochrane reviews for health equity: Evidence for Equity

Peter Tugwell, Jennifer Petkovic, Vivian Welch, Jennifer Vincent, Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, Rachel Churchill, Don deSavigny, Lawrence Mbuagbaw, Tomas Pantoja

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Spatially balanced provision of health equipment: a cross-sectional study oriented to the identification of challenges to access promotion

Pedro Vasconcelos Amaral, Thiago Augusto Hernandes Rocha, Allan Claudius Queiroz Barbosa, Adriana Lein, João Ricardo Nickenig Vissoci

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities of outpatient and inpatient service utilization in China: personal and regional perspectives

Dawei Zhu, Na Guo, Jian Wang, Stephen Nicholas, Li Chen

01.12.2017 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Equity implications for sanitation from recent health and nutrition evidence

A. A. Cronin, M. E. Gnilo, M. Odagiri, S. Wijesekera

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Inequality in early childhood neurodevelopment in six poor rural counties of China: a decomposition analysis

Cuihong Zhang, Chunxia Zhao, Xiangyu Liu, Qianwei Wei, Shusheng Luo, Sufang Guo, Jingxu Zhang, Xiaoli Wang, Robert W. Scherpbier

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Factors associated with gender equality among church-going young men in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo: a cross-sectional study

Hendrew Lusey, Miguel San Sebastian, Monica Christianson, Kerstin E. Edin

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequality in abdominal obesity among older people in Purworejo District, Central Java, Indonesia – a decomposition analysis approach

Cahya Utamie Pujilestari, Lennarth Nyström, Margareta Norberg, Lars Weinehall, Mohammad Hakimi, Nawi Ng

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Referral patterns, delays, and equity in access to advanced paediatric emergency care in Vietnam

Emily Treleaven, Toan Ngoc Pham, Duy Ngoc Le, Trevor N. Brooks, Hai Thanh Le, J. Colin Partridge

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Do beneficiaries’ views matter in healthcare purchasing decisions? Experiences from the Nigerian tax-funded health system and the formal sector social health insurance program of the National Health Insurance Scheme

Ogochukwu Ibe, Ayako Honda, Enyi Etiaba, Nkoli Ezumah, Kara Hanson, Obinna Onwujekwe

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