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The world report on violence and health
TLDR
The first World Report on Violence and Health analyses different types of violence including child abuse and neglect, youth violence, intimate partner violence, sexual violence, elder abuse, self-directed violence, and collective violence. Expand
[World report on violence and health].
TLDR
The first World Report on Violence and Health analyses different types of violence including child abuse and neglect, youth violence, intimate partner violence, sexual violence, elder abuse, self-directed violence, and collective violence. Expand
Pathways to “Evidence-Informed” Policy and Practice: A Framework for Action
Bowen and Zwi propose a new framework that can help researchers and policy makers to navigate the use of evidence.
Road traffic injuries in developing countries: a comprehensive review of epidemiological studies
TLDR
A review of studies on the epidemiology of motor vehicle accidents in developing countries and the evidence for association with alcohol finds that men comprise a mean 80% of casualties. Expand
Our health and theirs: forced migration, othering, and public health.
  • N. Grove, A. Zwi
  • Medicine, Sociology
  • Social science & medicine
  • 1 April 2006
TLDR
It is argued that public health practitioners have a critical role to play in reframing thinking about health services and health policies for forced migrants, by promoting inclusion and by helping shape a narrative which integrates and values the experiences of this population. Expand
Brain Gains: a literature review of medical missions to low and middle-income countries
TLDR
There is significant scope for improvement in mission planning, monitoring and evaluation as well as global and/or national policies regarding foreign medical missions. Expand
Violence against women: a neglected public health issue in less developed countries.
TLDR
The constellation of factors that may assist violence to emerge as a legitimate public health concern are analyzed, and research areas which may assist those opposing violence against women in all its forms are tentatively suggested. Expand
Improving the quality of private sector delivery of public health services: challenges and strategies.
TLDR
A model for identifying the influences on PPs, mainly private medical practitioners, in their management of conditions of public health significance is developed and multi-faceted strategies for improving the quality of treatment provision are suggested. Expand
Increasing the use of evidence in health policy: practice and views of policy makers and researchers
TLDR
Policy makers and researchers recognise the potential of research to contribute to policy and are making significant attempts to integrate research into the policy process, and four strategies to assist in increasing the use of research in policy are suggested. Expand
"Persist. persist.": A qualitative study of women's decisions to disclose and their perceptions of the impact of routine screening for intimate partner violence
School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, AustraliaObjective: To understand the conditions under which a group of women recruited fromantenatal, mentalExpand
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