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Trends in Neighborhood Problems

Wesley G. Skogan.

in Police and Community in Chicago

December 2009; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Theory. 8375 words.

Repeated administration of evaluation surveys revealed trends in the extent of neighborhood problems in Chicago over time, beginning in early 1994. This was after the CAPS (Chicago...

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Market failure or regulatory failure? The paradoxical position of credit rating agencies

Andrea Miglionico.

in Capital Markets Law Journal

April 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Financial Regulation; Capital Markets; Derivatives. 10032 words.

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Comparison of health service accreditation programs in low- and middle-income countries with those in higher income countries: a cross-sectional study

Jeffrey Braithwaite, Charles D. Shaw, Max Moldovan, David Greenfield, Reece Hinchcliff, Virginia Mumford, Marie Brunn Kristensen, Johanna Westbrook, Wendy Nicklin, Triona Fortune and Stuart Whittaker.

in International Journal for Quality in Health Care

December 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 4298 words.

Objective

The study aim was twofold: to investigate and describe the organizational attributes of accreditation programmes in low- and middle-income...

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Evaluation of an Agency-Based Occupational Therapy Intervention to Facilitate Aging in Place

Chava Sheffield, Charles A. Smith and Mary Becker.

in The Gerontologist

December 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gerontology and Ageing; Psychology; Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences. 6556 words.

Purpose: The United States faces a growing population of older adults and accompanying functional disabilities, coupled with constrained public...

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Availability, distribution and use of emergency obstetric care in northern Tanzania

Øystein Evjen Olsen, Sidney Ndeki and Ole Frithjof Norheim.

in Health Policy and Planning

May 2005; p ublished online May 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

The objective of this study is to determine the availability, distribution and quality of facilities providing delivery services, as well as their use by pregnant women.

The study...

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The development of quality criteria for research: a Finnish approach

Eero Lahtinen, Pirjo Koskinen-Ollonqvist, Päivi Rouvinen-Wilenius, Päivi Tuominen and Maurice B. Mittelmark.

in Health Promotion International

September 2005; p ublished online June 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 5216 words.

Health promotion research is distinct in some respects from research within its contributing disciplines. A study was conducted in Finland to identify the special characteristics and...

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Quality indicators and variation in primary care: modelling GP referral patterns

Tom Love, Anthony C Dowell, Clare Salmond and Peter Crampton.

in Family Practice

April 2004; p ublished online April 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 3084 words.

Background. Health agencies frequently seek to develop indicators of the quality and performance of work done by clinicians. The validity of such indicators is a subject of...

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Child Health Promotion in Developing Countries: The Case for Integration of Environmental and Social Interventions?

John E Ehiri and Julie M Prowse.

in Health Policy and Planning

March 1999; p ublished online March 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

In spite of improving epidemiological knowledge in relation to child health, the challenge of promoting the survival and quality of life of infants and children in most parts of the...

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Translating research into practice: the future ahead

CYNTHIA M. FARQUHAR, DANIEL STRYER and JEAN SLUTSKY.

in International Journal for Quality in Health Care

June 2002; p ublished online June 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 5555 words.

Objective. To summarize and analyze the focus and methodologies of the Translating Research into Practice (TRIP) projects funded in 1999–2000 by the US Agency for Healthcare...

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A hospital-based child protection programme evaluation instrument: a modified Delphi study

Denise Wilson, Jane Koziol-McLain, Nick Garrett and Pritika Sharma.

in International Journal for Quality in Health Care

August 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 6135 words.

Objective

Refine instrument for auditing hospital-based child abuse and neglect violence intervention programmes prior to field-testing.

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Prevention of perioperative venous thromboembolism and coronary events: differential responsiveness to an intervention program to improve guidelines adherence

A. Grupper, A. Grupper, D. Rudin, B. Drenger, D. Varon, D. Gilon, Y. Gielchinsky, M. Menashe, Y. Mintz, A. Rivkind and M. Brezis.

in International Journal for Quality in Health Care

April 2006; p ublished online October 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 2163 words.

Introduction. Prevention of venous thromboembolism and coronary events (with β-blockers) during and after surgery is at the top of a list of safety practices for hospitalized...

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The ‘Information-Use Problematic’ in Health Information Systems

Sundeep Sahay, T Sundararaman and Jørn Braa.

in Public Health Informatics

February 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health. 10481 words.

It is well understood that use of information is essential not only for justifying the investments made in building information systems, but they are also essential for improving the...

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Reclaiming Joy: Pilot Evaluation of a Mental Health Peer Support Program for Older Adults Who Receive Medicaid

Rosemary K. Chapin, Julie F. Sergeant, Sarah Landry, Skye N. Leedahl, Roxanne Rachlin, Terry Koenig and Annette Graham.

in The Gerontologist

April 2013; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gerontology and Ageing; Psychology; Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences. 4869 words.

Purpose: Stigma and lack of access to providers create barriers to mental health treatment for older adults living in the community. In order to...

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Quality in practice: preventing and managing neonatal sepsis in Nicaragua

Sergio López, Yudy Wong, Luis Urbina, Ivonne Gómez, Flavia Escobar, Bernarda Tinoco and Alba Parrales.

in International Journal for Quality in Health Care

October 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 2764 words.

Quality problem or issue

Incorrect and excessive diagnosis of newborn infections in Nicaragua caused overcrowding in the neonatal intensive care units and...

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A comparison of hospital adverse events identified by three widely used detection methods

James M. Naessens, Claudia R. Campbell, Jeanne M. Huddleston, Bjorn P. Berg, John J. Lefante, Arthur R. Williams and Richard A. Culbertson.

in International Journal for Quality in Health Care

August 2009; p ublished online August 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 4093 words.

Objective

Determine the degree of congruence between several measures of adverse events.

Design

Cross-sectional...

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Using electronic health record data to develop inpatient mortality predictive model: Acute Laboratory Risk of Mortality Score (ALaRMS)

Ying P Tabak, Xiaowu Sun, Carlos M Nunez and Richard S Johannes.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

May 2014; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 5839 words.

Abstract

Objective Using numeric laboratory data and administrative data from hospital electronic health record (EHR) systems, to develop an...

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Civil liability of rating agencies—an insipid sprout from Brussels

Matthias Lehmann.

in Capital Markets Law Journal

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Financial Regulation; Capital Markets; Derivatives. 13456 words.

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Regulating Credit Rating Agencies: the new US and EU law—important steps or much ado about nothing?

Thomas M. J. Möllers.

in Capital Markets Law Journal

October 2009; p ublished online August 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Capital Markets. 13995 words.

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UK Smoke-Free Legislation: Changes in PM2.5 Concentrations in Bars in Scotland, England, and Wales

Sean Semple, Martie van Tongeren, Karen S. Galea, Laura Maccalman, Ivan Gee, Odette Parry, Audrey Naji and Jon G. Ayres.

in The Annals of Occupational Hygiene

April 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 4129 words.

Objective: Evaluate the effect of smoke-free legislation on fine particulate [particulate matter <2.5 μm in diameter (PM2.5)] air pollution levels in bars in Scotland, England, and Wales.

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OUTCOME AFTER IN-PATIENT DETOXIFICATION FOR ALCOHOL DEPENDENCE: A NATURALISTIC COMPARISON OF 7 VERSUS 28 DAYS STAY

J. H. Foster, E. J. Marshall and T. J. Peters.

in Alcohol and Alcoholism

November 2000; p ublished online November 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 5880 words.

Research has tended to show that the gains of residential rehabilitation are short-term and cost-inefficient. This study compares the outcomes of two samples, one group staying at a...

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