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Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the...

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gender-sensitive budgets

Gabriele Griffin.

in A Dictionary of Gender Studies

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 76 words.

Gender-sensitive budgets are *gender-mainstreaming tools designed to assess the actual expenditure in health and education, for example on girls

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Combining List Experiment and Direct Question Estimates of Sensitive Behavior Prevalence

Peter m. Aronow, Alexander Coppock, Forrest W. Crawford and Donald P. Green.

in Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology

March 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Research and Statistics. 5870 words.

Survey respondents may give untruthful answers to sensitive questions when asked directly. In recent years, researchers have turned to the list experiment (also known as the item count...

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Ageing and older workers in Portugal: a gender-sensitive approach

Sara Falcão Casaca and Heloísa Perista.

in Gender, Ageing and Extended Working Life

July 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gerontology and Ageing. 7698 words.

Adopting a gender-sensitive approach, the chapter is designed to provide a diagnosis of the ageing process in Portugal and discuss the main implication of policies aimed at retaining older...

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The central role of comorbidity in predicting ambulatory care sensitive hospitalizations*

Barry G. Saver, Ching-Yun Wang, Sharon A. Dobie, Pamela K. Green and Laura-Mae Baldwin.

in The European Journal of Public Health

February 2014; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 5137 words.

Background: Ambulatory care sensitive hospitalizations (ACSHs) are commonly used as measures of access to and quality of care. They are defined as hospitalizations for certain...

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The role of primary care in preventing ambulatory care sensitive conditions

Josefina Caminal, Barbara Starfield, Emília Sánchez, Carmen Casanova and Marianela Morales.

in The European Journal of Public Health

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

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

Background: To examine the postulated relationship between Ambulatory Care Sensitive Conditions (ACSC) and Primary Health Care (PHC) in the US context for the European context,...

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Religious Influences on Sensitive Self-Reported Behaviors: The Product of Social Desirability, Deceit, or Embarrassment?*

Mark D. Regnerus and Jeremy E. Uecker.

in Sociology of Religion

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Sociology of Religion. 0 words.

Religion appears to exert influence on numerous types of adolescent attitudes and actions. However, some researchers remain skeptical, attributing religious effects to selection processes,...

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Is Self-Rated Health Still Sensitive for Changes in Disease and Functioning Among Nonagenarians?

Henrike Galenkamp, Dorly J. H. Deeg, Martijn Huisman, Antti Hervonen, Arjan W. Braam and Marja Jylhä.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

September 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing; Geriatric Medicine. 7314 words.

Objectives.

With age, there is an increasing gap between relatively stable levels of self-rated health (SRH) and actual health status. This study...

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The Effectiveness of a Culturally Sensitive Cognitive Behavioral Group Intervention for Latino Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Judith G. Gonyea, Luz M. López and Esther H. Velásquez.

in The Gerontologist

April 2016; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 7953 words.

Purpose of the Study:

Demographic projections suggest that the older Latino population will experience the fastest growth among all racial/ethnic groups;...

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Social Workers as “Cultural Brokers” in Providing Culturally Sensitive Care to Immigrant Families Raising a Child with a Physical Disability

Sally Lindsay, Sylvie Tétrault, Chantal Desmaris, Gillian King and Gènevive Piérart.

in Health & Social Work

May 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 6455 words.

Although culturally sensitive care is acknowledged as the gold standard in pediatric rehabilitation, very little is known about the social worker's role in providing culturally sensitive...

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Clinically Sensitive Peer-Assisted Mediation in Mental Health Settings

Susan Kurtz, James L. Stone and Terry Holbrook.

in Health & Social Work

May 2002; p ublished online May 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 0 words.

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A Comprehensive, Stage-Sensitive Model of Grief in Dementia Caregiving

Thomas M. Meuser and Samuel J. Marwit.

in The Gerontologist

October 2001; p ublished online October 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 10808 words.

Purpose: Grief is an overlooked but important element of the caregiver experience. This study defines a model of caregiver grief to aid in clinical...

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Challenges in developing gender-sensitive indicators for Finnish researcher training

Hannele Kurki.

in Research Evaluation

April 2005; p ublished online April 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

Numerous initiatives have been taken recently aimed at improving the availability and quality of human resources for European R&D. More adequately skilled researchers will be needed in...

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Culturally Sensitive Social work Practice With Arab Clients in Mental Health Settings

Alean Al-Krenawi and John R. Graham.

in Health & Social Work

February 2000; p ublished online February 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 0 words.

Several culturally specific practical considerations should inform social work interventions with ethnic Arab peoples in Arab countries or in Western nations. These include taking into...

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Socioeconomic equity of ambulatory care sensitive conditions in 1996–2010 in Finland

S Lumme, K Manderbacka, M Arffman, M Lehikoinen and I Keskimäki.

in European Journal of Public Health

October 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 382 words.

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The way towards Migrant Sensitive Health Care System – building the needed human resource capacity

I Szilard, Z Katz and E Marek.

in The European Journal of Public Health

November 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 352 words.

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Clock Drawing Is Sensitive to Executive Control: A Comparison of Six Methods

Donald R. Royall, Amy R. Mulroy, Laura K. Chiodo and Marsha J. Polk.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

September 1999; p ublished online September 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 0 words.

We examined six clock-drawing task (CDT) scoring systems relative to the Executive Interview (EXIT25, a measure of Executive Control Function [ECF]) and the Mini-Mental State Exam (MMSE)....

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Surveying Multiple Sensitive Attributes using an Extension of the Randomized-Response Technique

Morten Moshagen and Jochen Musch.

in International Journal of Public Opinion Research

December 2012; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Communication Studies; Marketing; Media and Communication; Political Behaviour; Social Research and Statistics. 5793 words.

The randomized-response technique (RRT) protects the privacy of respondents by adding random noise to their responses, such that there is no direct link between an individual's response and...

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ENGAGING OLDER AMERICAN INDIANS IN CULTURALLY-SENSITIVE ASSESSMENTS OF EARLY EDUCATION EXPERIENCES

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 162 words.

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Boundary Extension Is Sensitive to Hand Position in Young and Older Adults

Kristi S Multhaup, Margaret P Munger and Kendra C Smith.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

April 2018; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 5085 words.

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Objectives

Based on preliminary reports, we expected an age-related increase in boundary extension (BE), a...

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P180. The new faecal marker matrix metalloprotease-9 is more sensitive for postoperative endoscopic recurrence than fecal calprotectin in Crohn’s disease

in Journal of Crohn's and Colitis

February 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 0 words.

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