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Mortality in the Caucasus: An attempt to re-estimate recent mortality trends in Armenia and Georgia

Author(s): Géraldine Duthé | Irina Badurashvili | Karine Kuyumjyan | France Meslé | Jacques Vallin
Pro-Poor Progress in Education in Developing Countries?

Author(s): Kenneth Harttgen | Stephan Klasen | Mark Misselhorn
Who knows they have a treatment plan?

Author(s): Ieva Z Ozolins | Maria Donald | Allyson J Mutch | Ruth E Crowther | Nelufa Begum
Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Intervention for Malaria Control in Rural Areas in China

Author(s): Gorgui Diouf | Yihua Xu | Patrick N. Kpanyen | Li Cai | Xiumin Gan | Shaofa Nie
Managing chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra) populations: a model with macroparasites infection and host dynamics

Author(s): Roberto Rosà | Annapaola Rizzoli | Andrea Pugliese | Claudio Genchi
Trends in adolescent unions and childbearing in four Central American countries

Author(s): Remez, Lisa | Singh, Susheela | Prada, Elena
Determinants of Fertility in Bangladesh: Evidence from the Three National Surveys

Author(s): Ahmad Kabir | M. A. Khalique Barbhuiya | Mohammad Shahidul Islam
Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Iran: A Systematic Review

Author(s): Seyes Moayed Alavian | Behzad Hajarizadeh | Masoud Ahmadzad-Asl | Ali Kabir | Kamran Bagheri-Lankarani
Social and environmental malaria risk factors in urban areas of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Author(s): Baragatti Meili | Fournet Florence | Henry Marie-Claire | Assi Serge | Ouedraogo Herman | Rogier Christophe | Salem Gérard
Determinants of neonatal and under-three mortality in Central Asian countries: Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan

Author(s): Akmatov, Manas K. | Mikolajczyk, Rafael Thomas | Krämer, Alexander
Development and preliminary validation of a Family Nutrition and Physical Activity (FNPA) screening tool

Author(s): Ihmels Michelle | Welk Greg | Eisenmann Joey | Nusser Sarah
Does early childbearing and a sterilization-focused family planning programme in India fuel population growth?

Author(s): Zoë Matthews | Sabu S. Padmadas | Inge Hutter | Juliet McEachran | James J. Brown
Treatment of schizophrenia with antipsychotics in Norwegian emergency wards, a cross-sectional national study

Author(s): Kroken Rune | Johnsen Erik | Ruud Torleif | Wentzel-Larsen Tore | Jørgensen Hugo
Survey on prevalence and risk factors on HIV-1 among pregnant women in North-Rift, Kenya: a hospital based cross-sectional study conducted between 2005 and 2006

Author(s): Kiptoo Michael | Mpoke Solomon | Ng'ang'a Zipporah | Mueke Jones | Okoth Fredrick | Songok Elijah
The socio-demographic patterning of sexual risk behaviour: a survey of young men in Finland and Estonia

Author(s): Nikula Minna | Gissler Mika | Jormanainen Vesa | Laanpere Made | Kunnas Heikki | Haavio-Mannila Elina | Hemminki Elina
Estimation of undernutrition and mean calorie intake in Africa: methodology, findings and implications

Author(s): van Wesenbeeck Cornelia | Keyzer Michiel | Nubé Maarten
Three methods to monitor utilization of healthcare services by the poor

Author(s): Bhuiya Abbas | Hanifi SMA | Urni Farhana | Mahmood Shehrin
A free weekly iron-folic acid supplementation and regular deworming program is associated with improved hemoglobin and iron status indicators in Vietnamese women

Author(s): Casey Gerard | Phuc Tran | MacGregor Lachlan | Montresor Antonio | Mihrshahi Seema | Thach Tran | Tien Nong | Biggs Beverley-Ann
The use of insecticide treated nets by age: implications for universal coverage in Africa

Author(s): Noor Abdisalan | Kirui Viola | Brooker Simon | Snow Robert
Monitoring the performance of the Expanded Program on Immunization: the case of Burkina Faso

Author(s): Bicaba Abel | Haddad Slim | Kabore Moussa | Taminy Emile | Feletto Marta | Fournier Pierre
Evaluation of immunization coverage within the Expanded Program on Immunization in Kita Circle, Mali: a cross-sectional survey

Author(s): Koumaré Abdel | Traore Drissa | Haidara Fatouma | Sissoko Filifing | Traoré Issa | Dramé Sékou | Sangaré Karim | Diakité Karim | Coulibaly Bréhima | Togola Birama | Maïga Aguissa
Rationales, design and recruitment for the Elfe longitudinal study

Author(s): Vandentorren Stéphanie | Bois Corinne | Pirus Claudine | Sarter Hélène | Salines Georges | Leridon Henri
Hepatitis C Infection in the General Population of Iran: A Systematic Review

Author(s): Seyed Moayed Alavian | Masoud Ahmadzad-Asl | Kamran Bagheri Lankarani | Mohammad Ali Shahbabaie | Amir Bahrami Ahmadi | Ali Kabir
Assessing knowledge of human papillomavirus and collecting data on sexual behavior: computer assisted telephone versus face to face interviews

Author(s): Smith Anthony | Lyons Anthony | Pitts Marian | Croy Samantha | Ryall Richard | Garland Suzanne | Wong Mee | Tay Eng
Rates of coverage and determinants of complete vaccination of children in rural areas of Burkina Faso (1998-2003)

Author(s): Sia Drissa | Fournier Pierre | Kobiané Jean-François | Sondo Blaise
Overweight and obesity in urban Africa: A problem of the rich or the poor?

Author(s): Ziraba Abdhalah | Fotso Jean | Ochako Rhoune
Reasons for non-participation in a parental program concerning underage drinking: a mixed-method study

Author(s): Pettersson Camilla | Lindén-Boström Margareta | Eriksson Charli
Anti-malarial market and policy surveys in sub-Saharan Africa

Author(s): Diap Graciela | Amuasi John | Boakye Isaac | Sevcsik Ann-Marie | Pecoul Bernard
An evaluation of gender equity in different models of primary care practices in Ontario

Author(s): Dahrouge Simone | Hogg William | Tuna Meltem | Russell Grant | Devlin Rose | Tugwell Peter | Kristjansson Elisabeth
Cholesterol treatment with statins: Who is left out and who makes it to goal?

Author(s): Franks Peter | Tancredi Daniel | Winters Paul | Fiscella Kevin
Demographic and behavioral characteristics of non-sex worker females attending sexually transmitted disease clinics in Japan: a nationwide case-control study

Author(s): Ono-Kihara Masako | Sato Tatsuya | Kato Hideko | Suguimoto-Watanabe Sonia | Zamani Saman | Kihara Masahiro
Canadian survey on pandemic flu preparations

Author(s): Ritvo Paul | Wilson Kumanan | Gibson JL | Guglietti C | Tracy CS | Nie JX | Jadad AR | Upshur REG
Anxiety, depression and impaired health-related quality of life are therapeutic challenges in patients with multiple sclerosis

Author(s): Dominik Michalski | Stefanie Liebig | Eva Thomae | Susanne Singer | Andreas Hinz | Florian Then Bergh
Applying an extended theoretical framework for data collection mode to health services research

Author(s): Robling Michael | Ingledew David | Greene Giles | Sayers Adrian | Shaw Chris | Sander Lesley | Russell Ian | Williams John | Hood Kerenza
Practice patterns of doctors of chiropractic with a pediatric diplomate: a cross-sectional survey

Author(s): Pohlman Katherine | Hondras Maria | Long Cynthia | Haan Andrea
Is web interviewing a good alternative to telephone interviewing? Findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Netherlands Survey

Author(s): Nagelhout Gera | Willemsen Marc | Thompson Mary | Fong Geoffrey | van den Putte Bas | de Vries Hein
Methods for evaluating delivery systems for scaling-up malaria control intervention

Author(s): Webster Jayne | Chandramohan Daniel | Hanson Kara
Alcohol consumption in Estonia and Finland: Finbalt survey 1994-2006

Author(s): Pärna Kersti | Rahu Kaja | Helakorpi Satu | Tekkel Mare
Characterizing hospital workers' willingness to report to duty in an influenza pandemic through threat- and efficacy-based assessment

Author(s): Balicer Ran | Barnett Daniel | Thompson Carol | Hsu Edbert | Catlett Christina | Watson Christopher | Semon Natalie | Gwon Howard | Links Jonathan
A longitudinal and cross-sectional examination of the relationship between reasons for choosing a neighbourhood, physical activity and body mass index

Author(s): Berry Tanya | Spence John | Blanchard Chris | Cutumisu Nicoleta | Edwards Joy | Selfridge Genevieve
Improvements in access to malaria treatment in Tanzania following community, retail sector and health facility interventions -- a user perspective

Author(s): Alba Sandra | Dillip Angel | Hetzel Manuel | Mayumana Iddy | Mshana Christopher | Makemba Ahmed | Alexander Mathew | Obrist Brigit | Schulze Alexander | Kessy Flora | Mshinda Hassan | Lengeler Christian
Female Age at Marriage as a Determinant of Fertility

Author(s): Ahmad Kabir | Gulshana Jahan | Rukhshana Jahan
Exposición a Estudios Radiológicos en Pacientes con Patologías Médicas en un Hospital General

Author(s): José Manuel Calvo Villas | L. Guillén Mesa | B. F. Felipe Robayna | J. L. Gardachar Alarcia JL | E. Rivera del Valle | O. Olivares Estupiñán
The effect of survey method on survey participation: Analysis of data from the Health Survey for England 2006 and the Boost Survey for London

Author(s): Mindell Jennifer | Tipping Sarah | Pickering Kevin | Hope Steven | Roth Marilyn | Erens Bob
Nutrition knowledge and eating behavior in schoolchildren and their parents in Vojvodina

Author(s): Nićiforović-Šurković Olja T. | Kvrgić Svetlana T. | Ač-Nikolić Eržebet F.
Using the Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey to conduct research on Medicare-eligible veterans

Author(s): Yvonne Jonk, PhD | Heidi O'Connor, MS | Tamara Schult, MPH | Andrea Cutting, MA | Roger Feldman, PhD | Diane Cowper Ripley, PhD | Bryan Dowd, PhD
Change in Pathogens Causing Late-onset Sepsis in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Izmir, Turkey

Author(s): Nisel Ozkalay Yilmaz | Neval Agus | Mehmet Helvaci | Sukran Kose | Esra Ozer | Zumrut Sahbudak
Protecting children: a survey of caregivers’ knowledge of Georgia’s child restraint laws

Author(s): Sheryl Strasser | Laurie Whorton | Amanda J Walpole | et al
Foot care education and self management behaviors in diverse veterans with diabetes

Author(s): Jonathan M Olson | Molly T Hogan | Leonard M Pogach | Mangala Rajan | Gregory J Raugi | Gayle E Reiber
Usage Patterns of Stop Smoking Medications in Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States: Findings from the 2006–2008 International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey

Author(s): Brian V. Fix | Andrew Hyland | Cheryl Rivard | Ann McNeill | Geoffrey T. Fong | Ron Borland | David Hammond | K. Michael Cummings
Self-reported tobacco smoking practices among medical students and their perceptions towards training about tobacco smoking in medical curricula: A cross-sectional, questionnaire survey in Malaysia, India, Pakistan, Nepal, and Bangladesh

Author(s): Sreeramareddy Chandrashekhar | Suri Sushil | Menezes Ritesh | Kumar HN Harsha | Rahman Mahbubur | Islam Md | Pereira Xavier | Shah Mohsin | Sathian Brijesh | Shetty Ullasa | Vaswani Vina
Assessing Attitudes of Chronic Patients towards Disease Self-management in Singapore

Author(s): Kwong Si Zheng, Kwan Yu Heng, Benjamin Seng, Helena Hor Mei Ling, Joanne Yeh Chang
Socio-demographic factors of geriatric depression

Author(s): Barua Ankur | Ghosh M | Kar N | Basilio M
Trends and determinants of Comprehensive HIV and AIDS knowledge among urban young women in Kenya

Author(s): Ochako Rhoune | Ulwodi Dunstone | Njagi Purity | Kimetu Steven | Onyango Aggrey
Study protocol: Evaluating the impact of a rural Australian primary health care service on rural health

Author(s): Tham Rachel | Humphreys John | Kinsman Leigh | Buykx Penny | Asaid Adel | Tuohey Kathy
Operationalizing multimorbidity and autonomy for health services research in aging populations - the OMAHA study

Author(s): Holzhausen Martin | Fuchs Judith | Busch Markus | Ernert Andrea | Six-Merker Julia | Knopf Hildtraud | Hapke Ulfert | Gaertner Beate | Kurzawe-Seitz Ina | Dietzel Roswitha | Schödel Nadine | Welke Justus | Wiskott Juliane | Wetzstein Matthias | Martus Peter | Scheidt-Nave Christa
Change in Pathogens Causing Late-onset Sepsis in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Izmir, Turkey

Author(s): Nisel Ozkalay Yilmaz | Neval Agus | Mehmet Helvaci | Sukran Kose | Esra Ozer | Zumrut Sahbudak
Ethnic differentials of the impact of Family Planning Program on contraceptive use in Nepal

Author(s): Sharad Kumar Sharma | Dhruba Raj Ghimire | Naresh Pratap
Histoplasmosis: results of the Colombian National Survey, 1992-2008 Histoplasmosis en Colombia: resultados de la encuesta nacional, 1992-2008

Author(s): Myrtha Arango | Elizabeth Castañeda | Clara Inés Agudelo | Catalina De Bedout | Carlos Andrés Agudelo | Angela Tobón | Melva Linares | Yorlady Valencia | Ángela Restrepo | The Colombian Histoplasmosis Study Group
Estudio clínico y epidemiológico de la criptococosis en Colombia: resultados de nueve años de la encuesta nacional, 1997-2005 Results of nine years of the clinical and epidemiological survey on cryptococcosis in Colombia, 1997-2005

Author(s): Jairo Lizarazo | Melva Linares | Catalina de Bedout | Ángela Restrepo | Clara Inés Agudelo | Elizabeth Castañeda | Grupo Colombiano para el Estudio de la Criptococosis
Municipal bylaw to reduce cosmetic/non-essential pesticide use on household lawns - a policy implementation evaluation

Author(s): Cole Donald | Vanderlinden Loren | Leah Jessica | Whate Rich | Mee Carol | Bienefeld Monica | Wanigaratne Susitha | Campbell Monica
Temporal trends and recent correlates in sedentary behaviours in Chinese children

Author(s): Cui Zhaohui | Hardy Louise | Dibley Michael | Bauman Adrian
Alert but less alarmed: a pooled analysis of terrorism threat perception in Australia

Author(s): Stevens Garry | Agho Kingsley | Taylor Melanie | Jones Alison | Jacobs Jennifer | Barr Margo | Raphael Beverley
Time trends in leisure time physical activity and physical fitness in elderly people: 20 year follow-up of the Spanish population national health survey (1987-2006)

Author(s): Palacios-Ceña Domingo | Alonso-Blanco Cristina | Jiménez-Garcia Rodrigo | Hernández-Barrera Valentin | Carrasco-Garrido Pilar | Pileño-Martinez Elena | Fernández-de-las-Peñas Cesar
Diet and mortality rates in Sub-Saharan Africa: Stages in the nutrition transition

Author(s): Abrahams Zulfa | Mchiza Zandile | Steyn Nelia
Association between the Socio-Economic Indicators and Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) in Iran

Author(s): SH Salarilak | HR Khalkhali | R Entezarmahdi | FG Pakdel | HR Faroukheslamloo
Acceptance of a pandemic influenza vaccine: a systematic review of surveys of the general public

Author(s): Nguyen T | Holdt Henningsen K | Brehaut JC | Hoe E | Wilson K
The Working After Cancer Study (WACS): a population-based study of middle-aged workers diagnosed with colorectal cancer and their return to work experiences

Author(s): Gordon Louisa | Lynch Brigid | Beesley Vanessa | Graves Nicholas | McGrath Catherine | O'Rourke Peter | Webb Penelope
Reported child sexual abuse in Bahrain: 2000-2009

Author(s): Al-Mahroos Fadheela | Al-Amer Eshraq
Food insecurity, school absenteeism and educational attainment of adolescents in Jimma Zone Southwest Ethiopia: a longitudinal study

Author(s): Belachew Tefera | Hadley Craig | Lindstrom David | Gebremariam Abebe | Lachat Carl | Kolsteren Patrick
Mapping hypoendemic, seasonal malaria in rural Bandarban, Bangladesh: a prospective surveillance

Author(s): Khan Wasif | Sack David | Ahmed Sabeena | Prue Chai | Alam Mohammad | Haque Rashidul | Khyang Jacob | Ram Malathi | Akter Jasmin | Nyunt Myaing | Norris Douglas | Glass Gregory | Shields Timothy | Haq Md | Cravioto Alejandro | Sullivan David
Respondent-driven sampling on the Thailand-Cambodia border. II. Knowledge, perception, practice and treatment-seeking behaviour of migrants in malaria endemic zones

Author(s): Wangroongsarb Piyaporn | Satimai Wichai | Khamsiriwatchara Amnat | Thwing Julie | Eliades James | Kaewkungwal Jaranit | Delacollette Charles
A Population-based study of dementia in the oldest old: the Monzino 80-plus Study

Author(s): Lucca Ugo | Garrì Mariateresa | Recchia Angela | Logroscino Giancarlo | Tiraboschi Pietro | Franceschi Massimo | Bertinotti Chiara | Biotti Anna | Gargantini Elena | Maragna Marilena | Nobili Alessandro | Pasina Luca | Franchi Carlotta | Riva Emma | Tettamanti Mauro
Predictors of web-based follow-up response in the Prevention of Low Back Pain in the Military Trial (POLM)

Author(s): Childs John | Teyhen Deydre | Van Wyngaarden Joshua | Dougherty Brett | Ladislas Bryan | Helton Gary | Robinson Michael | Wu Samuel | George Steven
Clinical characteristics and evaluation of LDL-cholesterol treatment of the Spanish Familial Hypercholesterolemia Longitudinal Cohort Study (SAFEHEART)

Author(s): Mata Nelva | Alonso Rodrigo | Badimón Lina | Padró Teresa | Fuentes Francisco | Muñiz Ovidio | Perez-Jiménez Francisco | López-Miranda José | Díaz Jose | Vidal Jose | Barba A | Piedecausa Mar | Sanchez Juan | Irigoyen Luis | Guallar Eliseo | Ordovas José | Mata Pedro
Chronic pain among homeless persons: characteristics, treatment, and barriers to management

Author(s): Hwang Stephen | Wilkins Emma | Chambers Catharine | Estrabillo Eileen | Berends Jon | MacDonald Anna
'The smoking toolkit study': a national study of smoking and smoking cessation in England

Author(s): Fidler Jennifer | Shahab Lion | West Oliver | Jarvis Martin | McEwen Andy | Stapleton John | Vangeli Eleni | West Robert
Increased risk of miscarriage among women experiencing physical or sexual intimate partner violence during pregnancy in Guatemala City, Guatemala: cross-sectional study

Author(s): Johri Mira | Morales Rosa | Boivin Jean-François | Samayoa Blanca | Hoch Jeffrey | Grazioso Carlos | Barrios Matta Ingrid | Sommen Cécile | Baide Diaz Eva | Fong Hector | Arathoon Eduardo
Conflict styles observed in doctors and nurses in health care organization

Author(s): Brestovački Branislava | Milutinović Dragana | Cigić Tomislav | Grujić Vera | Simin Dragana
High Tobacco Use among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Populations in West Virginian Bars and Community Festivals

Author(s): Joseph G. L. Lee | Adam O. Goldstein | Leah M. Ranney | Jeff Crist | Anna McCullough
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