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English Review

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards).

A periodical founded in 1908 through the inspiration of a group of writers including Conrad, H. G. Wells, and E. Garnett, with the purpose, in the words of its first editor F. M. Ford (then...

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Studies using English administrative data (Hospital Episode Statistics) to assess health-care outcomes—systematic review and recommendations for reporting

Sidhartha Sinha, George Peach, Jan D. Poloniecki, Matt M. Thompson and Peter J. Holt.

in The European Journal of Public Health

February 2013; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 4961 words.

Background: Studies using English administrative data from the Hospital Episode Statistics (HES) are increasingly used for the assessment of health-care quality. This study...

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HIV testing and counselling for migrant populations living in high-income countries: a systematic review

Debora Alvarez-del Arco, Susana Monge, Amaya Azcoaga, Isabel Rio, Victoria Hernando, Cristina Gonzalez, Belen Alejos, Ana Maria Caro, Santiago Perez-Cachafeiro, Oriana Ramirez-Rubio, Francisco Bolumar, Teymur Noori and Julia Del Amo.

in The European Journal of Public Health

December 2013; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 5170 words.

Background: The barriers to HIV testing and counselling that migrants encounter can jeopardize proactive HIV testing that relies on the fact that HIV testing must be linked to...

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Gypsy, Roma and Traveller access to and engagement with health services: a systematic review

Alison McFadden, Lindsay Siebelt, Anna Gavine, Karl Atkin, Kerry Bell, Nicola Innes, Helen Jones, Cath Jackson, Haggi Haggi and Steve MacGillivray.

in The European Journal of Public Health

February 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 6108 words.

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Background

Gypsy, Roma and Traveller people represent the most disadvantaged minority groups in Europe,...

Effectiveness of nutritional interventions addressed to elderly persons: umbrella systematic review with meta-analysis

Andrea Poscia, Sonja Milovanovic, Daniele Ignazio La Milia, Mariusz Duplaga, Marcin Grysztar, Francesco Landi, Umberto Moscato, Nicola Magnavita, Agnese Collamati and Walter Ricciardi.

in The European Journal of Public Health

April 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 6592 words.

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The number of Europeans aged over 65 will double between 2010 and 2060, reaching 30% of the...

Routine testing for blood-borne viruses in prisons: a systematic review

Caroline Rumble, David J. Pevalin and Éamonn O’Moore.

in European Journal of Public Health

December 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 8706 words.

Background: People in prison have a higher burden of blood-borne virus (BBV) infection than the general population, and prisons present an opportunity to test for BBVs in...

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A systematic review of studies in the contributions of the work environment to ischaemic heart disease development

Töres Theorell, Katarina Jood, Lisbeth Slunga Järvholm, Eva Vingård, Joep Perk, Per Olov Östergren and Charlotte Hall.

in European Journal of Public Health

June 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 6197 words.

Background: There is need for an updated systematic review of associations between occupational exposures and ischaemic heart disease (IHD), using the GRADE system. Methods: In...

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International migrants’ use of emergency departments in Europe compared with non-migrants’ use: a systematic review

Sarah H Credé, Elizabeth Such and Suzanne Mason.

in The European Journal of Public Health

February 2018; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 7988 words.

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Background

International migration across Europe is increasing. High rates of net migration may be...

The relationship between avoidable hospitalization and accessibility to primary care: a systematic review

Aldo Rosano, Christian Abo Loha, Roberto Falvo, Jouke van der Zee, Walter Ricciardi, Gabriella Guasticchi and Antonio Giulio de Belvis.

in The European Journal of Public Health

June 2013; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 3825 words.

Background: Avoidable hospitalization (AH) has been widely studied as a possible measure of the performance of primary health care (PHC). However, studies examining the...

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Risk factors for asymptomatic abdominal aortic aneurysm

Jacques Cornuz, Claudio Sidoti Pinto, Heindrik Tevaearai and Matthias Egger.

in The European Journal of Public Health

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 0 words.

Background: The incidence of and mortality from ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is increasing. There is uncertainty regarding the indicators which could be used to...

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Retirement and a healthy lifestyle: opportunity or pitfall? A narrative review of the literature

Else M. Zantinge, Matthijs van den Berg, Henriëtte A. Smit and H. Susan J. Picavet.

in European Journal of Public Health

June 2014; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 4711 words.

Background: Retirement is a life-course transition in late adult life that is marked by major changes that may affect healthy lifestyles. Our aim is to give an overview of the...

Clinical effectiveness of cancer screening biomarker tests offered as self-pay health service: a systematic review

Agnes Luzak, Petra Schnell-Inderst, Stefanie Bühn, Anja Mayer-Zitarosa and Uwe Siebert.

in European Journal of Public Health

June 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 5068 words.

Background: Biomarker tests are increasingly being offered by laboratories and clinicians as self-pay health services to screen asymptomatic individuals; however, sufficient...

Questionnaire-based second-hand smoke assessment in adults

Mónica Pérez-Ríos, Anna Schiaffino, María José López, Manel Nebot, Iñaki Galán, Marcela Fu, José María Martínez-Sánchez, Albert Moncada, Agustín Montes, Carles Ariza and Esteve Fernández.

in The European Journal of Public Health

October 2013; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 2999 words.

Background: Numerous studies have assessed second-hand smoke (SHS) exposure but a gold standard remains to be established. This study aimed to review how SHS exposure has been...

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