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A ‘health broker’ role as a catalyst of change to promote health: an experiment in deprived Dutch neighbourhoods

Janneke Harting, Anton E. Kunst, Albert Kwan and Karien Stronks.

in Health Promotion International

March 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 7762 words.

Urban social entrepreneurs have been suggested to play an essential part in the success of local health promotion initiatives. Up to now, roles like these have only been identified in...

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A ‘healthy’ lifestyle in old age and its relation to health and disease

Bertil Steen.

in Age and Ageing

July 2003; p ublished online July 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine. 0 words.

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A ‘Nudge’ for Public Health Ethics: Libertarian Paternalism as a Framework for Ethical Analysis of Public Health Interventions?

Jean-Frédérick Ménard.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2010; p ublished online October 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 6096 words.

Is it possible to interfere with individual decision-making while preserving freedom of choice? The purpose of this article is to assess whether ‘libertarian paternalism’, a set of...

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A ‘one stop cancer screening shop’, a way of improving screening participation rates?

A. Bobridge, K. Price and A. Taylor.

in Annals of Oncology

October 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 357 words.

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A ‘pain-free’ death

Fiona Hicks and Elizabeth Rees.

in British Medical Bulletin

December 2008; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 5739 words.


The time around a patient's death is often filled with sadness, but good medical and nursing care can provide comfort to patients and their...

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A ‘Regularly Irregular’ tachycardia: what is the diagnosis?

François Tournoux, Dominique Pavin, Aude Solnon and Philippe Mabo.

in EP Europace

December 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 895 words.

We report the case of a 46-year-old female presented to the emergency room with sustained palpitations. Her ECG showed a narrow QRS regularly irregular tachycardia. This tachycardia was...

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A ‘shock and awe’ thioridazine and moxifloxacin combination-based regimen for pulmonary <i>Mycobacterium avium–intracellulare</i> complex disease

Shashikant Srivastava, Devyani Deshpande, Carleton M. Sherman and Tawanda Gumbo.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

September 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 3246 words.



To develop a thioridazine/moxifloxacin-based combination regimen for treatment of pulmonary...

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A ‘through-and-through bowing technique’ for antegrade thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair with total arch debranching: a technical note and the initial results

Kiyohito Yamamoto, Kimihiro Komori, Hiroshi Narita, Hirofumi Morimae, Yoshiyuki Tokuda, Yoshimori Araki, Hideki Oshima and Akihiko Usui.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 3871 words.


The aim of this study was to evaluate the deployment accuracy of a new ‘through-and-through bowing technique’ that involves the deployment of the...

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<i>A ‘win’ in medical Russian roulette</i>

William A. Silverman.

in Where's the Evidence?

April 1999; p ublished online September 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 3458 words.

This chapter presents a 1997 commentary on the extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) trial for neonates with respiratory failure. The ECMO experiences shows that there are significant...

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A ‘Y-shaped’ soft tissue ossification in fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva

Chandramohan B. Sharma, Jigar R. Parekh, Vikas Sharma and Bansi L. Kumawat.

in Oxford Medical Case Reports

P ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Neurology. 516 words.

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