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Volume 17, issue 24, 1983

Health and development in Africa pp. 1945-1946 Downloads
Peter Oberender, Hans Jochen Diesfeld and Hans Jochen Diesfeld
Planning and politics of resource allocation for primary health care: Promotion of meaningful national policy pp. 1947-1960 Downloads
Malcolm Segall
Some observations about health development in three African socialist countries: Ethiopia, Mozambique and Tanzania pp. 1961-1969 Downloads
Oscar Gish
Vertical vs horizontal health programmes in Africa: Idealism, pragmatism, resources and efficiency pp. 1971-1981 Downloads
Anne Mills
Jamaica: A case study in health development pp. 1983-1993 Downloads
G. E. Cumper
Planning priorities and health care delivery in Nigeria pp. 1995-2002 Downloads
Folorunso Abudu
The state of health as a reflection of the level of development of a nation pp. 2003-2006 Downloads
P. O. Agbonifo
Health care in the developing world: The role of economists and economics pp. 2007-2015 Downloads
Kenneth Lee
Health care financing: Recent experience in Africa pp. 2017-2025 Downloads
David W. Dunlop
Economic issues in disease control and eradication pp. 2027-2032 Downloads
Ralph Andreano
Religiosity and health behaviour in Africa pp. 2033-2036 Downloads
Joshua W. Sempebwa
Making medical education relevant to health care systems pp. 2037-2039 Downloads
E. H. O. Parry
Health and culture in an African society pp. 2041-2043 Downloads
Josephine M. Namboze

Volume 17, issue 23, 1983

Scientism vs humanism in medical education pp. 1831-1835 Downloads
Gregory A. Doran
Aspects of living conditions among groups of disabled children and their families in Norway: Family situation, mothers' health, financial assistance pp. 1837-1845 Downloads
Kari Storhaug
Family planning and female sterilization in the United States pp. 1847-1855 Downloads
Thomas M. Shapiro, William Fisher and Augusto Diana
Perceived risk and choice of childbirth service pp. 1857-1865 Downloads
Carol Shepherd McClain
Breast-feeding among female employees at a major health institution in Lagos, Nigeria pp. 1867-1871 Downloads
A. Bamisaiye and M. A. Oyediran
Attitudes of medical students in Belgrade, Yugoslavia, toward preventive medicine and epidemiology pp. 1873-1875 Downloads
Zoran Radovanovic and Zorana Djordjevic-Gledovic
Income and dietary adequacy in an agricultural community pp. 1877-1886 Downloads
Kathleen M. DeWalt
The use of private health care providers in rural Bangladesh: A response to Claquin pp. 1887-1896 Downloads
Shelley Feldman
How nursing homes behave: A multi-equation model of nursing home behavior pp. 1897-1906 Downloads
A. James Lee, Howard Birnbaum and Christine Bishop
Does smoking increase medical care expenditure? pp. 1907-1914 Downloads
Robert E. Leu and Thomas Schaub
Killing and letting die: Hidden value assumptions pp. 1915-1925 Downloads
Gary Atkinson

Volume 17, issue 22, 1983

Introduction pp. 1683-1685 Downloads
F.M. Mburu and Paul G. Steinkuller
Ocular needs in Africa: Increasing priorities and shrinking resources pp. 1687-1691 Downloads
F.M. Mburu and Paul G. Steinkuller
Cataract: The leading cause of blindness and vision loss in Africa pp. 1693-1702 Downloads
Paul G. Steinkuller
Onchocerciasis: A major social problem in West Africa pp. 1703-1707 Downloads
C.O. Quarcoopome
The epidemiology of trachoma blindness in Southern Africa pp. 1709-1713 Downloads
Peter W. Kok
Nutritional blindness in Africa pp. 1715-1721 Downloads
Paul G. Steinkuller
Surgical treatment of open angle glaucoma is preferable to medical management in Africa pp. 1723-1727 Downloads
Larry Schwab and Paul G. Steinkuller
Ocular injuries in Africa pp. 1729-1735 Downloads
H.S. Adala
Ocular leprosy in Africa pp. 1737-1742 Downloads
G.K. Kagame
Ocular tumors in Africa pp. 1743-1750 Downloads
Volker Klauss and Harjinder S. Chana
Visual disability and blindness secondary to refractive errors in Africa pp. 1751-1754 Downloads
Larry Schwab and Paul G. Steinkuller
Trachoma in South Africa pp. 1755-1765 Downloads
R.C. Ballard, H.G. Fehler, P. Fotheringham, E.E. Sutter and J.D. Treharne
Eye diseases and services in Tanzania pp. 1767-1772 Downloads
Nicholas Kinabo
Ocular disease and ophthalmic services in Malawi pp. 1773-1780 Downloads
Moses C. Chirambo and Tefera Tizazu
Eye diseases and control of blindness in Zambia pp. 1781-1783 Downloads
S.M. Shukla
Prevalence and causes of vision loss in Southern Sudan pp. 1785-1788 Downloads
Tefera Tizazu and F.M. Mburu
The International Eye Foundation/Kenya Rural Blindness Prevention Project pp. 1789-1792 Downloads
R.Douglass Arbuckle
Field methodology for ocular surveys in rural Africa pp. 1793-1796 Downloads
Dennis Ross-Degnan, Larry Schwab and F.M. Mburu
Training for primary and preventive eye care pp. 1797-1808 Downloads
Victoria M. Sheffield
Training of eye care workers and their integration in Gazankulu's comprehensive health services pp. 1809-1812 Downloads
E.E. Sutter
Community participation in the control of trachoma in Gazankulu pp. 1813-1817 Downloads
E.E. Sutter and R.C. Ballard
Training health workers: What needs to be taught and who should teach it pp. 1819-1825 Downloads
Peter Godwin
The role of traditional medicine of ophthalmology in Kenya pp. 1827-1830 Downloads
V. Kimani and Volker Klauss

Volume 17, issue 21, 1983

The development of medical sociology in Europe pp. 1591-1597 Downloads
Lisbeth M. Claus
Social support, social influence, ethnicity and the breastfeeding decision pp. 1599-1611 Downloads
Tom Baranowski, David E. Bee, David K. Rassin, C. Joan Richardson, Judy P. Brown, Nancy Guenther and Philip R. Nader
From teams to hierarchy: A short-lived innovation in a hospital for the elderly pp. 1613-1618 Downloads
Grace de Santis
Loss, stress and readjustment: The structure of coping with bereavement and disability pp. 1619-1632 Downloads
Zeev Ben-Sira
Infantile autism and childhood schizophrenia: Review of the issues from the sociocultural point of view pp. 1633-1651 Downloads
Victor D. Sanua
The dysmenorrhea personality: Actuality or statistical artifact? pp. 1653-1655 Downloads
Carmine U. Iacono and Sam J. Roberts
Informed consent and patient decision making: Two decades of research pp. 1657-1664 Downloads
Caroline L. Kaufmann
The scientific ethos debate: A meta-theoretical view pp. 1665-1672 Downloads
Nina Toren

Volume 17, issue 20, 1983

Job characteristics of occupations and myocardial infarction risk: Effect of possible confounding factors pp. 1497-1503 Downloads
Lars Alfredsson and Töres Theorell
Health education and the primary care physician: The practitioner's perspective pp. 1505-1512 Downloads
Ann S. Ford and W. Scott Ford
The state of medical sociology in the United States, Great Britain, West Germany and Austria: Applied vs pure theory pp. 1513-1527 Downloads
William C. Cockerham
Maternal and child nutritional status: Its association with the risk of pregnancy pp. 1529-1540 Downloads
Sandra L. Huffman
Podiatry: A medical care specialty in quest of full professional status and recognition pp. 1541-1548 Downloads
James K. Skipper and James E. Hughes
The views of clients to a general practice attachment scheme and to local authority social work intake team pp. 1549-1558 Downloads
Roslyn H. Corney
Salted fish and nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Malaysia pp. 1559-1567 Downloads
R. W. Armstrong and Alice Chan Siew Eng
The A type behaviour pattern, mental health and health locus of control beliefs pp. 1569-1572 Downloads
Adrian Furnham
Changing hospitals: The role of hospital accreditation pp. 1573-1579 Downloads
S. J. Duckett

Volume 17, issue 19, 1983

Introduction pp. 1409-1410 Downloads
Susan B. Rifkin
Primary Health Care in rural China: Post-1978 development pp. 1411-1417 Downloads
Pi-Chao Chen and Chi-Hsien Tuan
Primary health care and health education in Japan pp. 1419-1431 Downloads
Mikio Yamamoto
Problems of primary health care in a newly developed society: Reflections on the Hong Kong experience pp. 1433-1439 Downloads
Rance P. L. Lee
Primary health care in the Pacific pp. 1441-1447 Downloads
Kenneth W. Newell
Can people move bureaucratic mountains? Developing primary health care in rural Indonesia pp. 1449-1455 Downloads
Arif Haliman and Glen Williams
Training doctors for family practice in primary health care work in Sri Lanka pp. 1457-1461 Downloads
Joel Fernando
PHC in Bangladesh--Too much to ask? pp. 1463-1466 Downloads
Kamal Islam and Sally Bachman
A legacy without heirs: Korean indigenous medicine and primary health care pp. 1467-1476 Downloads
Soon Young Yoon
The community health volunteer scheme in India: An evaluation pp. 1477-1483 Downloads
Rushikesh M. Maru
Buddhist monks as community health workers in Thailand pp. 1485-1487 Downloads
Sant Hathirat
Primary health care in Southeast Asia: Attitudes about community participation in community health programmes pp. 1489-1496 Downloads
Susan B. Rifkin

Volume 17, issue 18, 1983

A Durkheimian hypothesis on stress pp. 1315-1327 Downloads
Stjepan Mestrovic and Barry Glassner
Social support and compliance: A selective review and critique of treatment integrity and outcome measurement pp. 1329-1338 Downloads
Rona L. Levy
Patterns of diagnostic testing in the academic setting: The influence of medical attendings' subspeciality training pp. 1339-1342 Downloads
Peter Manu and Sheldon E. Schwartz
Is self-care a social movement? pp. 1343-1352 Downloads
Preston L. Schiller and Jeffrey S. Levin
Patient satisfaction and visiting the doctor: A self-regulating system pp. 1353-1361 Downloads
John Mirowsky and Catherine E. Ross
Social science research on medical technology: Utility and limitations pp. 1363-1369 Downloads
H. David Banta
The communication process in clinical settings pp. 1371-1378 Downloads
Joan J. Mathews
Factors in the utilization of the small non-metropolitan hospital in Alberta, Canada pp. 1379-1387 Downloads
Herbert C. Northcott and Randolph W. Rall
Cognitive maturity and the experience of fear and pain in hospital pp. 1389-1395 Downloads
Nadja Reissland

Volume 17, issue 17, 1983

Childhood disadvantage and the planning of pregnancy pp. 1223-1227 Downloads
D. M. Fergusson and L. J. Horwood
An Amerindian derivation for Latin American creole illnesses and their treatment pp. 1229-1248 Downloads
Audrey Butt Colson and Cesareo de Armellada
Traditional medicine in Ecuador: The structure of the non-formal health systems pp. 1249-1255 Downloads
Duncan Pedersen and Carlos Coloma
Beliefs regarding the etiology and treatment of infantile diarrhea in Lima, Peru pp. 1257-1269 Downloads
Gabriel J. Escobar, Eduardo Salazar and Mario Chuy
The survival of traditional medicine in a Peruvian Barriada pp. 1271-1280 Downloads
Judith Davidson
Grass roots, herbs, promotors and preventions: A re-evaluation of contemporary international health care planning. The Bolivian case pp. 1281-1289 Downloads
Libbet Crandon
Experience and expectation: Conflict and change in traditional family health care among the Quichua of Saraguro pp. 1291-1298 Downloads
Ruthbeth D. Finerman
The diffusion of influenza in sub-Saharan Africa during the 1918-1919 pandemic pp. 1299-1307 Downloads
K. David Patterson and Gerald F. Pyle
Self concepts in medical outpatient and normal Nigerian undergraduates pp. 1309-1313 Downloads
Bernice N. Ezeilo

Volume 17, issue 16, 1983

Psycho-social factors and the technologies of work pp. 1075-1084 Downloads
Rina Alcalay and R. J. Pasick
Justice and health for all pp. 1085-1095 Downloads
Gaspard A. de Jong and Frans F. H. Rutten
Effects of material deprivation on neurological functioning pp. 1097-1105 Downloads
Gonzalo Alvarez
Sex differences in illness incidence, prognosis and mortality: Issues and evidence pp. 1107-1123 Downloads
Ingrid Waldron
Unemployment and health in the context of economic change pp. 1125-1138 Downloads
M. Harvey Brenner and Anne Mooney
Health services as a defence against the consequences of poverty in industrialised societies pp. 1139-1148 Downloads
Mildred Blaxter
Health systems as defences against the consequences of poverty: equity in health as social justice pp. 1149-1157 Downloads
F. M. Mburu
Hospital organisation and structure and its effect on inter-professional behaviour and the delivery of care pp. 1159-1170 Downloads
Warren Kinston
Indigenous and multinational pharmaceutical companies pp. 1171-1180 Downloads
John Lilja
Issues in the accessibility and confidentiality of patient records pp. 1181-1190 Downloads
J. K. M. Gevers
Processes in the formulation and legitimisation of professional ethics in a changing world pp. 1191-1197 Downloads
H. A. Bassford
War, peace and professional responsibility pp. 1199-1203 Downloads
Christine K. Cassel
The relevance of traditional medical cultures to modern primary health care pp. 1205-1211 Downloads
Allan Young
The role of spatial analysis and geographic data in the detection of disease causation pp. 1213-1221 Downloads
Jonathan D. Mayer

Volume 17, issue 15, 1983

Sex differences in reports of illness and disability: A further test of the fixed role hypothesis pp. 993-1002 Downloads
Alfred C. Marcus, Teresa E. Seeman and Carol W. Telesky
The movement for independent living: An evaluation and critique pp. 1003-1010 Downloads
Gareth H. Williams
Societal integration of the disabled: Power struggle or enhancement of individual coping capacities pp. 1011-1014 Downloads
Zeev Ben-Sira
Rejoinder pp. 1014-1016 Downloads
Gareth W. Williams
From Dr Mildred Blaxter pp. 1014-1014 Downloads
Mildred Blaxter
Sex-stereotyping and sex-congruency: Components in the sex role definition of medical specialities in India pp. 1017-1026 Downloads
Gura Bhargava
Multi-disciplinary perspectives on post-partum depression: An anthropological critique pp. 1027-1041 Downloads
Gwen Stern and Laurence Kruckman
The use and misuse of cost-effectiveness analysis pp. 1043-1046 Downloads
K. Celeste Gaspari
Cost-effectiveness of foam elastomer and gauze dressings in the management of open perineal wounds pp. 1047-1053 Downloads
Anthony Culyer, John MacFie and Adam Wagstaff
Community hospital characteristics associated with RN and LPN vacancy rates pp. 1055-1059 Downloads
Ross Mullner, Majorie Beyers, Paul Levy, Calvin Byre and Katherin Mallin
Justice and the justification of a social policy: The distribution of primary care physicians pp. 1061-1074 Downloads
Brian Schrag

Volume 17, issue 14, 1983

Family reactions and coping strategies in response to the physically ill or handicapped child: A review pp. 913-931 Downloads
Johanna Shapiro
New research on traditional medicine in South Asia pp. 933-933 Downloads
Charles Leslie
Death and nurturance in Indian systems of healing pp. 935-945 Downloads
Margaret Trawick Egnor
Psychiatric pluralism in Bengal, India pp. 947-956 Downloads
Deborah P. Bhattacharyya
Paying for what ails you: Sociocultural issues influencing the ways and means of therapy payment in South India pp. 957-965 Downloads
Mark Nichter
The invisible worker: The role of the peon in Nepal's health service pp. 967-970 Downloads
Judithanne Justice
Hierarchy and food in Nepalese healing rituals pp. 971-978 Downloads
Linda Stone
Laughter and suffering: Sinhalese interpretations of the use of ritual humor pp. 979-984 Downloads
Lorna Amarasingham Rhodes

Volume 17, issue 13, 1983

Patterns of psychotropic drug use pp. 845-851 Downloads
P. Williams
Gender aspects of illness and practitioner use among Filipinos pp. 853-859 Downloads
Richard W. Lieban
The feasibility of economic evaluation of diagnostic procedures pp. 861-869 Downloads
Judith L. Wagner
Measuring hospital output: A review of the service mix and case mix approaches pp. 871-883 Downloads
Michael Tatchell
Sudden infant deaths and seasonality in Tasmania, 1970-1976 pp. 885-888 Downloads
Neil D. McGlashan and Alan C. Grice
Recruitment of institutional psychiatrists for the 50 states pp. 889-896 Downloads
Lorrin M. Koran, Francesca Chinn and Sylvia Flores
The place of the ideal observer in medical ethics pp. 897-901 Downloads
Larry R. Churchill

Volume 17, issue 12, 1983

Psychosocial factors influence control of moderate and severe hypertension pp. 773-782 Downloads
John R. Caldwell, Velma Theisen, Catherine A. Kaunisto, Patrick J. Reddy, Peter S. Smythe and David W. Smith
A medical evaluation of the use of qat in North Yemen pp. 783-793 Downloads
John G. Kennedy, James Teague, William Rokaw and Elizabeth Cooney
Competition's flawed perspective on the health care market and an alternative approach pp. 795-801 Downloads
Bernard J. Reilly and Joseph P. Fuhr
Structural analysis of a set of socioeconomic indexes as an aid in defining the socioeconomic level of a family: Results from an Italian multicentric survey pp. 803-818 Downloads
S. Milani, . Cortinovis, M. Rainisio, G. Fognini and E. Marubini
The distance behavior of hospital patients: A disaggregated analysis pp. 819-827 Downloads
Jonathan D. Mayer
Some socio-geographic aspects of renal transplant cases in Saskatchewan pp. 829-835 Downloads
A. K. Chakravarti and S. Shahim Ahmad
Women physicians during residency years: Workload, work satisfaction and self concept pp. 837-841 Downloads
Sara Yogev and Sharon Harris

Volume 17, issue 11, 1983

Career preferences and perceptions of the medical labor market among Mexican interns pp. 693-704 Downloads
Julio Frenk and Rashid Bashshur
Comparison of suicide rates and methods in English, Scots and Irish migrants in Australia pp. 705-708 Downloads
P. W. Burvill, M. G. McCall, T. Woodings and N. S. Stenhouse
Allocation of family resources for health care in rural Haiti pp. 709-719 Downloads
Jeannine Coreil
Cost-effectiveness and user characteristics of clinic based services for the treatment of diarrhea: A case study in Bangladesh pp. 721-729 Downloads
Sue Horton and Pierre Claquin
Highway fatal accidents and accessibility of emergency medical services pp. 731-740 Downloads
Harold Brodsky and A. Shalom Hakkert
Experiments to increase return in a medical screening drive: Two futile attempts to apply theory to practice pp. 741-746 Downloads
Michael C. Roberts, Sandy K. Wurtele and James D. Leeper
Chronic low back pain: A medical-psychological report pp. 747-753 Downloads
Louwrens J. Menges
Some questions of identity: Late miscarriage, stillbirth and perinatal loss pp. 755-761 Downloads
Alice Lovell
Influence des parents sur le tabagisme de leurs enfants pp. 763-769 Downloads
F. Neukirch and J. Cooreman

Volume 17, issue 10, 1983

Psychiatric hospitalization in Poland pp. 617-623 Downloads
Louis Frydman
Selected organizational features of certain polish health care institutions pp. 625-630 Downloads
Cezary WLodarczyk and Henryk Pluciennik
Elements of the health culture of polish society pp. 631-636 Downloads
Antonina Ostrowska
Illness behaviour and action: The patient-role pp. 637-646 Downloads
Anna Titkow
Risk groups and selective case finding in an elderly population pp. 647-655 Downloads
Graeme Ford and Rex Taylor
Epidemic suicide among micronesian adolescents pp. 657-665 Downloads
Donald H. Rubinstein
A partial test of a hospital behavioral model pp. 667-680 Downloads
Mark C. Hornbrook and Marsha Goldfarb
Perceptions of death, belief systems and the process of coping with chronic pain pp. 681-689 Downloads
Joseph A. Kotarba

Volume 17, issue 9, 1983

An approach to effective health care delivery in a developing nation: A case for Nigeria pp. 525-529 Downloads
B. A. Fajewonyomi
A reassessment of the expected development consequences of tsetse control efforts in Africa pp. 531-537 Downloads
Gordon Matzke
Malnutrition and pregnancy wastage in Zambia pp. 539-543 Downloads
Kwamie Kwofie, Ekow Brew-Graves and G. H. Adika
Water contact behavior and schistosomiasis in an upper Egyptian village pp. 545-562 Downloads
Helmut Kloos, Gene . Higashi, Jacqueline A. Cattani, Vernon D. Schlinski, Noshy S. Mansour and K. Darwin Murrell
Distance and the utilization of health facilities in rural Nigeria pp. 563-570 Downloads
Robert Stock
A categorical data analysis of contacts with the family health clinic, Calabar, Nigeria pp. 571-578 Downloads
Daniel H. Freeman, Wilbert M. Gesler, Barbara J. Mieras and Maria Schymura
Rural-urban migration and sickness/health care behaviour: A study of Eastern Nigeria pp. 579-583 Downloads
Joseph Uyanga
Factors influencing choice of hospitals: A case study of the Northern part of Oyo State, Nigeria pp. 585-589 Downloads
Layi Egunjobi
Factors affecting the frequency of hospital trips among a predominantly rural population pp. 591-595 Downloads
S. . Okafor
Population in health planning pp. 597-600 Downloads
J. F. Olorunfemi
Hospital service areas in Ibadan city pp. 601-616 Downloads
Folasade Iyun

Volume 17, issue 8, 1983

Psychological, sociological and health behaviour aspects of a long term activation programme for institutionalized elderly people pp. 449-456 Downloads
Bengt B. Arnetz, Töres Theorell and Bengt B. Arnetz
The fabrication of nurse-patient relationships pp. 457-460 Downloads
David Armstrong
To love them and to leave them? A review of a Samoan community and health service research project in New Zealand pp. 461-470 Downloads
Patricia J. Kinloch
Tratamiento de enfermedades en una poblacion rural: ¿vigencia de elementos hispanicos? pp. 471-474 Downloads
M. de la Luz Alvarez, M. Teresa Araneda, Elisa Figueroa, Soledad Osorio, M. Teresa Araneda, Elisa Figueroa and Soledad Osorio
A caste and outcaste system in medicine pp. 475-479 Downloads
Diane M. Wiesner
Mental illness, family and networks in a London Borough: Two cases studied by an anthropologist pp. 481-491 Downloads
Rosine Josef Perelberg
Location-allocation models, social science and health service planning: An example from North East England pp. 493-499 Downloads
John Mohan
Social dimensions of healing: A longitudinal study of outcomes of medical management of headaches pp. 501-510 Downloads
Ray M. Fitzpatrick, Anthony P. Hopkins, Olivia Harvard-Watts, Ray M. Fitzpatrick, Anthony P. Hopkins and Olivia Harvard-Watts
Marketing and primary health care: An approach to planning in a Tongan village pp. 511-516 Downloads
Sitaleki A. Finau

Volume 17, issue 7, 1983

Health professionals as stigmatizers and destigmatizers of diseases: Alcoholism and leprosy as examples pp. 385-393 Downloads
Ilse J. Volinn
The family-illness intermesh: Theoretical aspects and their application pp. 395-398 Downloads
Rosalie F. Young
Tips, status and sacrifice: Gift giving in the doctor-patient relationship pp. 399-404 Downloads
Jennifer Drew, John D. Stoeckle and J. Andrew Billings
'Core' and 'extended' social networks in relation to health and illness pp. 405-411 Downloads
Muriel Hammer
Intra-professional marriage: Mate choices of medical students in India pp. 413-417 Downloads
Gura Bhargava
Women and health care in rural Pakistan pp. 419-420 Downloads
Ruth Laila Schmidt
Modeling consumer choices of health plans: A comparison of two techniques pp. 421-429 Downloads
Michael D. Rosko and William McKenna
Symptom distress, current concerns and mood disturbance after diagnosis of life-threatening disease pp. 431-438 Downloads
Ruth McCorkle and Jeanne Quint-Benoliel
The effects of compensation on psychiatric disability pp. 439-443 Downloads
Joseph L. Perl and Marvin W. Kahn

Volume 17, issue 6, 1983

Sex differences in human mortality: The role of genetic factors pp. 321-333 Downloads
Ingrid Waldron
Factors affecting list size of general practitioners and number of drugs prescribed: Findings of a recent study pp. 335-341 Downloads
Alberto Renieri and Aldo Piperno
Pregnancy, social status and health in Sweden pp. 343-347 Downloads
R. A. Carr-Hill, Michael Tahlin and S. Johansson
Gains in life expectancies if heart disease and stroke were eliminated among Caucasians, Filipinos and Japanese in Hawaii pp. 349-353 Downloads
Linda M. Gerber
The geographical distribution of mortality by cause in Chile pp. 355-364 Downloads
Robin Haynes
The mental health of foreign students pp. 365-370 Downloads
Adrian Furnham and Lorna Trezise
The problem of truth in psychotherapy: A phenomenological approach to treatment pp. 371-378 Downloads
John H. Draeger
The ecology of health care in Greece: Hopes and resignations pp. 379-381 Downloads
E. John Rizos

Volume 17, issue 5, 1983

Are traditional healers the solution to the failures of primary health care in rural Nepal? pp. 255-257 Downloads
. H. Oswald
Developing a client-focused allocation statistic of inpatient nursing resource use: An alternative to the patient day pp. 259-272 Downloads
Russell Paul Caterinicchio and Robert H. Davies
Pesticide use and malaria resurgence in Central America and India pp. 273-287 Downloads
Georganne Chapin and Robert Wasserstrom
Comments pp. 287-288 Downloads
C. F. Curtis
Comments pp. 288-290 Downloads
Parm Pal Singh
Styles of living with low back injury: The continuity dimension pp. 291-297 Downloads
Mary Anne Murphy and Constance T. Fischer
Pluralism in the organisation of health services research pp. 299-313 Downloads
Warren Kinston

Volume 17, issue 4, 1983

The family routines inventory: Theoretical origins pp. 193-200 Downloads
W. Thomas Boyce, Eric W. Jensen, Sherman A. James and James L. Peacock
The family routines inventory: Development and validation pp. 201-211 Downloads
Eric W. Jensen, Sherman A. James, W. Thomas Boyce and Sue A. Hartnett
Behavioral science training in family practice residency education: A first evaluation pp. 213-217 Downloads
William T. Merkel and Barry P. Nierenberg
Acculturation and changes in health among Navajo boarding school students pp. 219-226 Downloads
W. Thomas Boyce and Jill C. Boyce
Direct and indirect effects of education on health pp. 227-234 Downloads
J. Paul Leigh
Young people's knowledge of the cervical smear test pp. 235-239 Downloads
Anne Charlton
Diagnosing for administrative purposes: Some ethical problems pp. 241-244 Downloads
Harvey D. Lomas and Jonathan D. Berman

Volume 17, issue 3, 1983

Gender roles, illness orientation and use of medical services pp. 129-137 Downloads
Judith H. Hibbard and Clyde R. Pope
Information control and the exercise of power in the obstetrical encounter pp. 139-146 Downloads
M. C. Shapiro, J. M. Najman, A. Chang, J. D. Keeping, J. Morrison and J. S. Western
Anthropological and socio-medical health care research in developing countries pp. 147-161 Downloads
Axel Kroeger
Productivity losses due to illness, disability and premature death in different occupational groups in Finland pp. 163-167 Downloads
Kari Vinni
An evaluation of demographic differences in the utilization of a cancer information service pp. 169-175 Downloads
Gregg S. Wilkinson and John Wilson
Movement for medical treatment: A study in contact patterns of a rural population pp. 177-187 Downloads
H. Ramachandran and G. S. Shastri
A note on the hierarchy of health facilities in Bangladesh pp. 189-191 Downloads
Bimal Kanti Paul

Volume 17, issue 2, 1983

The causes of disease: Women talking pp. 59-69 Downloads
Mildred Blaxter
What is reasonable is true: Life satisfaction and functional disability among day hospital participants pp. 71-78 Downloads
Karen R. Grant and Neena L. Chappell
Early childhood, the critical stage in human interactions with disease and culture pp. 79-85 Downloads
Corinne Shear Wood
The impact of mass communication campaigns in the health field pp. 87-94 Downloads
Rina Alcalay
Separated and divorced women compared with married controls: Selected life satisfaction, stress and health indices from a community survey pp. 95-105 Downloads
Françoise Tcheng-Laroche and Raymond Prince
Prevalence of obesity among Nigerian school children pp. 107-111 Downloads
F. A. Akesode and H. A. Ajibode
Infant and child survival and contraceptive use in the closed pregnancy interval pp. 113-118 Downloads
Barbara Janowitz and Douglas Nichols
Health policy and health services research in the Netherlands pp. 119-126 Downloads
Geert van Etten and Frans Rutten

Volume 17, issue 1, 1983

The family as patient in family medicine: Rhetoric or reality? pp. 1-16 Downloads
Thomas L. Schwenk and Charles C. Hughes
Participation in faecal occult blood screening for colorectal cancer pp. 17-23 Downloads
Owen F. Dent, Roger Bartrop, Kerry J. Goulston and Pierre H. Chapuis
Social networks and patterns of help-seeking behaviour pp. 25-28 Downloads
Michael Calnan
Predicting turnover rates among the staff of English and Welsh old people's homes pp. 29-36 Downloads
Martin Knapp and Spyros Missiakoulis
The urban transition and the evolution of the medical care delivery system in America pp. 37-43 Downloads
Paul L. Knox, James Bohland and Neil Larry Shumsky
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