in Oxford Textbook of Public Health
September 2009; p ublished online March 2011 .
Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Public Health. 13983 words.
Cost-effectiveness analyses (or CEAs) in health describe interventions in terms of their cost per unit of health gain that they provide. Deaths averted provides a measure of health gain but...
in Public Health Ethics
July 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 8601 words.
Here I consider the migration of health workers and propose a conception of transnational justice that can best address the concerns it raises, including the perpetuation of global health...
Impaired Systolic Blood Pressure Recovery Directly After Standing Predicts Mortality in Older Falls Clinic Patients
in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A
April 2014; p ublished online July 2013 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 4718 words.
Normally, standing up causes a blood pressure (BP) drop within 15 seconds, followed by recovery to baseline driven by BP control mechanisms. The...