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)
Causes of accidental childhood deaths in China in 2010: A systematic review and analysis
(UNIV EDINBURGH, GLOBAL HEALTH SOC, 2015-06-01)
BACKGROUND: Infectious causes of childhood deaths in the world have decreased substantially in the 21st century. This trend has exposed accidental deaths as an increasingly important future challenge. Presently, little is ...
Solomon Islands - Health facilities costing study
(World Bank, 2015)
Safer injections, fewer infections: injection safety in rural north India
(BLACKWELL PUBLISHING LTD, 2005-05-01)
BACKGROUND: Unsafe injection practices result in a substantial burden of preventable blood-borne viral disease (BBV). The reasons are complex and include structural, economic and socio-cultural factors. OBJECTIVE: To ...
Compliance with universal/standard precautions among health care workers in rural north India
(MOSBY, INC, 2005-02-01)
BACKGROUND: Universal Precautions (UPs) and more recently Standard Precautions have been widely promoted in high-income countries to protect health care workers (HCWs) from occupational exposure to blood and the consequent ...
Injecting drug use in Manipur and Nagaland, Northeast India: injecting and sexual risk behaviours across age groups
(BIOMED CENTRAL LTD, 2014-10-13)
BACKGROUND: There is an HIV epidemic among people who inject drugs (PWID) in Manipur and Nagaland, Northeast India. Approximately one-third of PWID across these two states are aged below 25 years, yet until now there has ...
Undiagnosed HIV among people who inject drugs in Manipur, India
(ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD, 2015-03-04)
Manipur is a geographically isolated state of India characterised by a high HIV prevalence among people who inject drugs (PWID). A low-to-moderate lifetime rate of HIV testing has been documented amongst PWID in Manipur. ...
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 ...