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2020, volume 249, issue C

How organizations shape medical technology allocation: Insulin pumps and pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes Downloads
Cassidy Puckett, Jenise C. Wong, Tanicia C. Daley and Kristina Cossen
Education and adult health: Is there a causal effect? Downloads
Pedro Albarrán, Marisa Hidalgo-Hidalgo and Iñigo Iturbe-Ormaetxe
Physician-leaders and hospital performance revisited Downloads
Florian Kaiser, Andreas Schmid and Jörg Schlüchtermann
Mediating effects of self-esteem in the relationship between childhood maltreatment and non-suicidal self-injury among adolescents: The roles of sex and only-child status Downloads
Shanshan Wang, Huiqiong Xu, Shichen Zhang, Yuhui Wan and Fangbiao Tao
Social causation or social selection? The longitudinal interrelationship between poverty and depressive symptoms in China Downloads
Yinzi Jin, Dawei Zhu and Ping He
Immigrant apprehensions and birth outcomes: Evidence from California birth records 2008–2015 Downloads
Annie Ro, Tim A. Bruckner and Lauren Duquette-Rury
Race, death of a child, and mortality risk among aging parents in the United States Downloads
Rachel Donnelly, Debra Umberson, Robert A. Hummer and Michael A. Garcia
Distressed or not distressed? A mixed methods examination of reactions to weight stigma and implications for emotional wellbeing and internalized weight bias Downloads
Ellen V. Pudney, Mary S. Himmelstein, Rebecca M. Puhl and Gary D. Foster
Determinants of soft budget constraints: How public debt affects hospital performance in Austria Downloads
Michael Berger, Margit Sommersguter-Reichmann and Thomas Czypionka
U.S. county “food swamp” severity and hospitalization rates among adults with diabetes: A nonlinear relationship Downloads
Aryn Z. Phillips and Hector P. Rodriguez
Effects of objective and subjective environmental pollution on well-being in urban China: A structural equation model approach Downloads
Fan Li and Tao Zhou
Exploring the geography of suicide threats and suicide attempts: An application of Risk Terrain Modeling Downloads
Kim M. Lersch
Reassessing mental illness stigma in mental health care: Competing stigmas and risk containment Downloads
Kerry M. Dobransky

2020, volume 247, issue C

Expansion of Parson's sick role into cyberspace: Patient information consumerism and subjective health in a representative sample of U.S. internet users Downloads
Gül Seçkin
The causal effect of social activities on cognition: Evidence from 20 European countries Downloads
Dimitris Christelis and Loretti I. Dobrescu
The role of labour unions in explaining workers’ mental and physical health in Great Britain. A longitudinal approach Downloads
Jacques Wels
Rethinking decision-making in the context of preventive medication: How taking statins becomes “the right thing to do” Downloads
Louisa Polak and Judith Green
Beyond awareness: Towards a critically conscious health promotion for rheumatic fever in Aotearoa, New Zealand Downloads
Anneka Anderson and Julie Spray
Disentangling the health-crime relationship among adults: The role of healthcare access and health behaviors Downloads
Daniel C. Semenza, Deena A. Isom Scott, Jessica M. Grosholz and Dylan B. Jackson
Europeans’ willingness to pay for ending homelessness: A contingent valuation study Downloads
Sandrine Loubière, Owen Taylor, Aurelie Tinland, Maria Vargas-Moniz, Branagh O'Shaughnessy, Anna Bokszczanin, Hakan Kallmen, Roberto Bernad, Judith Wolf, Massimo Santinello, Anderson Loundou, Jose Ornelas and Pascal Auquier
Intrinsic and instrumental agency associated with nutritional status of East African women Downloads
Rebecca E. Jones, Regine Haardörfer, Usha Ramakrishnan, Kathryn M. Yount, Stephanie S. Miedema, Timmie D. Roach and Amy Webb Girard
A natural disaster and intimate partner violence: Evidence over time Downloads
Smitha Rao
Enhancing implementation of smoke-free places: A comparative qualitative study across seven European cities Downloads
Martin Mlinarić, Laura Hoffmann, Pirjo Lindfors and Matthias Richter
Cash transfer programs have differential effects on health: A review of the literature from low and middle-income countries Downloads
Jan E. Cooper, Tarik Benmarhnia, Alissa Koski and Nicholas B. King
The Management of Unequal Patient Status in Fertility Medicine: Donors' and Intended Parents’ Experiences of Participatory and Imposed Enrollment Downloads
Meghna Mukherjee
Epidemiological rage: Population, biography, and state responsibility in trans- health activism Downloads
Christoph Hanssmann
Is there scope for mixed markets in the provision of hospital care? Downloads
Laura Levaggi and Rosella Levaggi
The collaborative management of antipsychotic medication and its obstacles: A qualitative study Downloads
Ángel Martínez-Hernáez, Asun Pié-Balaguer, Mercedes Serrano-Miguel, Nicolás Morales-Sáez, Andrea García-Santesmases, Deborah Bekele and Elisa Alegre-Agís
Has the long-term care insurance resolved disparities in mortality for older Koreans? examination of service type and income level Downloads
Minsung Sohn, Patricia O'Campo, Carles Muntaner, Haejoo Chung and Mankyu Choi
Medical technologies and abortion care in Eastern Uganda Downloads
Alexander Kagaha and Lenore Manderson
Relative deprivation and suicide risk in South Korea Downloads
Tae-Young Pak and Youngjoo Choung
Is there evidence of weathering among women seeking fertility treatments?: Evidence and insights Downloads
Katherine Tierney
The effects of household's climate-related displacement on delivery and postnatal care service utilization in rural Bangladesh Downloads
Md Rabiul Haque, Nick Parr and Salut Muhidin
Annual transition probabilities of overweight and obesity in older adults: Evidence from World Health Organization Study on global AGEing and adult health Downloads
Stella T. Lartey, Lei Si, Petr Otahal, Barbara de Graaff, Godfred O. Boateng, Richard Berko Biritwum, Nadia Minicuci, Paul Kowal, Costan G. Magnussen and Andrew J. Palmer

2020, volume 246, issue C

Guidance for behavioural interventions aiming to support family support providers of people with spinal cord injury: A scoping review Downloads
Rhyann C. McKay, Kelsey R. Wuerstl, Shelia Casemore, Teren Y. Clarke, Christopher B. McBride and Heather L. Gainforth
The impact of exposure to gun violence fatality on mental health outcomes in four urban U.S. settings Downloads
Melissa E. Smith, Tanya L. Sharpe, Joseph Richardson, Rohini Pahwa, Dominique Smith and Jordan DeVylder
Multiple Criteria Decision Analysis for HTA across four EU Member States: Piloting the Advance Value Framework Downloads
A. Angelis, M. Linch, G. Montibeller, T. Molina-Lopez, A. Zawada, K. Orzel, F. Arickx, J. Espin and P. Kanavos
Invoking death: How oncologists discuss a deadly outcome Downloads
Alexandra Tate
A new tool for creating personal and social EQ-5D-5L value sets, including valuing ‘dead’ Downloads
Trudy Sullivan, Paul Hansen, Franz Ombler, Sarah Derrett and Nancy Devlin
Evidence-based leadership development for physicians: A systematic literature review Downloads
Jaason M. Geerts, Amanda H. Goodall and Stevie Agius
Personal networks and associations with psychological distress among young and older adults Downloads
Stephanie T. Child and Leora E. Lawton
Congregational involvement in HIV: A qualitative comparative analysis of factors influencing HIV activity among diverse urban congregations Downloads
Peter Mendel, Harold D. Green, Kartika Palar, David E. Kanouse, Ricky N. Bluthenthal, Michael A. Mata, Clyde W. Oden and Kathryn P. Derose
Is another relationship possible? Connoisseurship and the doctor–patient relationship for men who consume performance and image-enhancing drugs Downloads
Suzanne Fraser, Renae Fomiatti, David Moore, Kate Seear and Campbell Aitken
Area effects on the level and development of social exclusion in later life Downloads
Jennifer Prattley, Tine Buffel, Alan Marshall and James Nazroo
Dealing with the unknown. Functional neurological disorder (FND) and the conversion of cultural meaning Downloads
Maddalena Canna and Rebecca Seligman
The relative importance of material and non-material incentives for community health workers: Evidence from a discrete choice experiment in Western Kenya Downloads
Indrani Saran, Laura Winn, Joseph Kipkoech Kirui, Diana Menya and Wendy Prudhomme O'Meara
Minority stress, social integration, and the mental health needs of LGBTQ asylum seekers in North America Downloads
Samara D. Fox, Randi H. Griffin and John E. Pachankis
Reacting to social discrimination? Men's individual and social risk behaviors in the context of a male marriage squeeze in rural China Downloads
Xueyan Yang, Sasa Wang and Lisa Eklund
Translating healthcare research evidence into practice: The role of linked boundary objects Downloads
Sara Melo and Simon Bishop
Challenging the interprofessional epistemic boundaries: The practices of informing in nurse-physician interaction Downloads
Letizia Caronia, Marzia Saglietti and Arturo Chieregato
Painful lives: Chronic pain experience among people who use illicit drugs in Montreal (Canada) Downloads
Lise Dassieu, Jean-Luc Kaboré, Manon Choinière, Nelson Arruda and Élise Roy
Imperfect biomarkers for adjuvant chemotherapy in early stage breast cancer with good prognosis Downloads
Catherine Bourgain, Lionel Pourtau, Chafika Mazouni, Martine Bungener and et Julia Bonastre
Can healthcare choice be predicted using stated preference data? Downloads
E.W. de Bekker-Grob, B. Donkers, M.C.J. Bliemer, J. Veldwijk and J.D. Swait
Did India's price control policy for coronary stents create unintended consequences? Downloads
Sarang Deo, Hanu Tyagi, Chirantan Chatterjee and Himasagar Molakapuri
Why don't health care frontline professionals do more for segregated Roma? Exploring mechanisms supporting unequal care practices Downloads
Andrej Belak, Daniela Filakovska Bobakova, Andrea Madarasova Geckova, Jitse P. van Dijk and Sijmen A. Reijneveld
Exposure to community violence and Children's mental Health: A quasi-experimental examination Downloads
Jorge Cuartas and Tama Leventhal
“Is there a medicine for these tensions?” Barriers to treatment-seeking for depressive symptoms in rural India: A qualitative study Downloads
Tessa Roberts, Ritu Shrivastava, Mirja Koschorke, Vikram Patel, Rahul Shidhaye and Sujit D. Rathod
Stigma reduction interventions for children and adolescents in low- and middle-income countries: Systematic review of intervention strategies Downloads
Kim Hartog, Carly D. Hubbard, Angelica F. Krouwer, Graham Thornicroft, Brandon A. Kohrt and Mark J.D. Jordans
Immigration and health among non-Hispanic whites: The impact of arrival cohort and region of birth Downloads
Jen'nan Ghazal Read, Jessica S. West and Christina Kamis
Anomie or imitation? The Werther effect of celebrity suicides on suicide rates in 34 OECD countries, 1960–2014 Downloads
Mark Lutter, Karlijn L.A. Roex and Daria Tisch
Community health care workers in pursuit of TB: Discourses and dilemmas Downloads
Olajumoke Onazi, Adedeji Olusola Adejumo, Lisa Redwood, Onuka Okorie, Oyewole Lawal, Benedict Azuogu, Mustapha Gidado, Olusoji James Daniel and Ellen M.H. Mitchell
Understanding the LiveLighter® obesity prevention policy processes: An investigation using political science and systems thinking Downloads
Brydie Clarke, Boyd Swinburn and Gary Sacks
The legacy of the Home Owners’ Loan Corporation and the political ecology of urban trees and air pollution in the United States Downloads
S. Namin, W. Xu, Y. Zhou and K. Beyer
Explaining the spatial variation in American life expectancy Downloads
Elizabeth A. Dobis, Heather M. Stephens, Mark Skidmore and Stephan J. Goetz
Explanatory models of depression in sub-Saharan Africa: Synthesis of qualitative evidence Downloads
Rosie Mayston, Souci Frissa, Bethlehem Tekola, Charlotte Hanlon, Martin Prince and Abebaw Fekadu
Mental health effects of long work hours, night and weekend work, and short rest periods Downloads
Kaori Sato, Sachiko Kuroda and Hideo Owan
Measuring public preferences in France for potential consequences stemming from re-allocation of healthcare resources Downloads
Nicolas Krucien, Sebastian Heidenreich, Amiram Gafni and Nathalie Pelletier-Fleury
Paid work, household work, or leisure? Time allocation pathways among women following a cancer diagnosis Downloads
Ni Gao, Mandy Ryan, Nicolas Krucien, Suzanne Robinson and Richard Norman
Incarceration as a unique social stressor during pregnancy: Implications for maternal and newborn health Downloads
Alexander Testa, Dylan B. Jackson, Michael G. Vaughn and Jennifer K. Bello
Is there a relationship between welfare-state policies and suicide rates? Evidence from the U.S. states, 2000–2015 Downloads
Simone Rambotti
Higher exposure, lower vulnerability? The curious case of education, gender discrimination, and Women's health Downloads
Matthew A. Andersson and Catherine E. Harnois
Health inequalities: Embodied evidence across biological layers Downloads
Paolo Vineis, Cyrille Delpierre, Raphaële Castagné, Giovanni Fiorito, Cathal McCrory, Mika Kivimaki, Silvia Stringhini, Cristian Carmeli and Michelle Kelly-Irving
“Can naughty be healthy?”: Healthism and its discontents in news coverage of orthorexia nervosa Downloads
Amy A. Ross Arguedas
Using autoimmune strategically: Diagnostic lumping, splitting, and the experience of illness Downloads
Kelly Joyce and Melanie Jeske
‘It's all about time’: Temporal effects of cancer pathway introduction in treatment and care Downloads
Kirstine Zinck Pedersen and Anne Roelsgaard Obling
Uncertainty in times of medical emergency: Knowledge gaps and structural ignorance during the Brazilian Zika crisis Downloads
Ann H. Kelly, Javier Lezaun, Ilana Löwy, Gustavo Corrêa Matta, Carolina de Oliveira Nogueira and Elaine Teixeira Rabello
Receptionists, doctors, and social workers: Examining undocumented immigrant women's perceptions of health services Downloads
Amada Armenta and Heidy Sarabia
Changes in mental health, pain, and drug misuse since the mid-1990s: Is there a link? Downloads
Dana A. Glei, Andrew Stokes and Maxine Weinstein
Typologies of postnatal support and breastfeeding at two months in the UK Downloads
Emily H. Emmott, Abigail E. Page and Sarah Myers
Childhood adversity and cardiovascular disease risk: An appraisal of recall methods with a focus on stress-buffering processes in childhood and adulthood Downloads
Man-Kit Lei, Mark T. Berg, Ronald L. Simons, Leslie G. Simons and Steven R.H. Beach
Examining the transnational health preferences of a group of Eastern European migrants relative to a European host population using the EQ-5D-5L Downloads
Dan Kelleher, Luke Barry, Anna Hobbins, Stephen O'Neill, Edel Doherty and Ciaran O'Neill
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