Nossal Institute for Global Health - Research Publications
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Developing Health Promotion Interventions on Social Networking Sites: Recommendations from The FaceSpace Project
(Journal of Medical Internet Research, 2012)
High burden of hepatitis C & HIV co-infection among people who inject drugs in Manipur, Northeast India
(MEDKNOW PUBLICATIONS & MEDIA PVT LTD, 2016-03-01)
BACKGROUND & OBJECTIVES: It is well documented that the Northeast state of Manipur in India has been dealing with the dual problems of injecting drug use and HIV for the last two decades, but the hepatitis C problem has ...
A pilot study of the quality of informed consent materials for Aboriginal participants in clinical trials
(B M J PUBLISHING GROUP, 2005-08-01)
OBJECTIVE: To pilot informed consent materials developed for Aboriginal parents in a vaccine trial, and evaluate their design and the informed consent process. METHODS: Cross sectional quantitative and qualitative survey ...
Control of iron deficiency anemia in low- and middle-income countries
(AMER SOC HEMATOLOGY, 2013-04-04)
Despite worldwide economic and scientific development, more than a quarter of the world's population remains anemic, and about half of this burden is a result of iron deficiency anemia (IDA). IDA is most prevalent among ...
Years lived with disability (YLDs) for 1160 sequelae of 289 diseases and injuries 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2012-12-15)
BACKGROUND: Non-fatal health outcomes from diseases and injuries are a crucial consideration in the promotion and monitoring of individual and population health. The Global Burden of Disease (GBD) studies done in 1990 and ...
An assessment of an HIV prevention intervention among People Who Inject Drugs in the states of Manipur and Nagaland, India
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2014-09-01)
BACKGROUND: The present study describes an assessment of a large-scale intervention, "Avahan", using an evaluation framework that assesses the program coverage, changes in injection patterns, condom use, and STI and HIV ...
Perceptions and impact of plain packaging of tobacco products in low and middle income countries, middle to upper income countries and low-income settings in high-income countries: a systematic review of the literature
(BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP, 2016-01-01)
OBJECTIVE: To review the current literature around the potential impact, effectiveness and perceptions of plain packaging in low income settings. METHOD: A systematic review of the literature. DATA SOURCES: 9 databases ...
The Economic Lives of People with Disabilities in Vietnam
(PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE, 2015-07-21)
Through a series of focus group discussions conducted in northern and central Vietnam, this study gives voice to the lived economic experience of families with disabilities and how they manage the economic challenges ...
Interdependence: a new model for the global approach to disability.
(Center for Health in Mission, 2015-11)