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Problems with sexuality and intimacy in head and neck cancer are under reported. This study set out to describe patients self-reporting of intimacy and sexual dysfunction following treatment and to explore associations with patient characteristics. Patients treated for primary head and neck squamous cell carcinoma, alive and disease free, were identified(More)
OBJECTIVE To compare recent trends of diabetes prevalence, incidence and mortality between men and women living in urban and rural Alberta, Canada. METHODS We tracked population trends in diabetes in adults based on diagnostic codes from provincial administrative health records from 1995 to 2006. Location of residence was defined by registered postal(More)
BACKGROUND In 1998, the New York State Department of Health released guidelines governing the provision of HIV post-exposure prophylaxis (HIV PEP) after adolescent and adult sexual assault. This study sought to examine the extent of HIV PEP provision in a New York City paediatric emergency department (ED) after the release of these guidelines. METHODS(More)
This paper presents a new measure of skewness, skewness-aware deviation, that can be linked to prospective satisficing risk measures and tail risk measures such as Value-at-Risk. We show that this measure of skewness arises naturally also when one thinks of maximizing the certainty equivalent for an investor with a negative exponential utility function,(More)
This paper presents a new measure of skewness, skewness-aware deviation, that can be linked to tail risk measures such as Value-at-Risk. We show that this measure of skewness arises naturally also when one thinks of maximizing the certainty equivalent for an investor with a negative exponential utility function, thus bringing together the mean-risk and the(More)
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