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Ovarian cancer screening and mortality in the UK Collaborative Trial of Ovarian Cancer Screening (UKCTOCS): a randomised controlled trial
Summary Background Ovarian cancer has a poor prognosis, with just 40% of patients surviving 5 years. We designed this trial to establish the effect of early detection by screening on ovarian cancerExpand
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Continuous glucose monitoring in pregnant women with type 1 diabetes (CONCEPTT): a multicentre international randomised controlled trial
Summary Background Pregnant women with type 1 diabetes are a high-risk population who are recommended to strive for optimal glucose control, but neonatal outcomes attributed to maternalExpand
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The myths surrounding people with albinism in South Africa and Zimbabwe
The myths associated with albinism in South Africa and Zimbabwe have a profound influence on the lives of people with the condition, from the moment of their birth until their death. The beliefs andExpand
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Health professionals' beliefs about domestic abuse and the issue of disclosure: a critical incident technique study.
Domestic abuse is increasingly recognised as a serious, worldwide public health concern. There is a significant body of literature regarding domestic abuse, but little is known about healthExpand
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The state of qualitative research in health and social science literature: a focused mapping review and synthesis
Abstract Pluralism and creativity are inherent and important parts of the qualitative endeavour. The multiplicity of approaches and methods can, however, be confusing. We undertook a focused mappingExpand
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Programs-that-work: CDC's guide to effective programs that reduce health-risk behavior of youth.
In response to requests from educators for effective programs that reduce health-risk behavior among youth, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention initiated "Programs-That-Work" (PTW) in 1992Expand
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The effectiveness of public health nursing: the problems and solutions in carrying out a review of systematic reviews.
BACKGROUND In 1999 the Scottish Office, United Kingdom, intimated that the Chief Nursing Officer would undertake a policy review of nurses' contribution to improving the public's health. TheExpand
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Disabled women’s experiences of accessing and utilising maternity services when they are affected by domestic abuse: a critical incident technique study
BackgroundWomen and their babies are entitled to equal access to high quality maternity care. However, when women fit into two or more categories of vulnerability they can face multiple, compoundExpand
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Children with albinism in African regions: their rights to ‘being’ and ‘doing’
BackgroundAlbinism is an inherited condition with a relatively high prevalence in populations throughout sub-Saharan Africa. People with oculocutaneous albinism have little or no pigment in theirExpand
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Access and utilisation of maternity care for disabled women who experience domestic abuse: a systematic review
BackgroundAlthough disabled women are significantly more likely to experience domestic abuse during pregnancy than non-disabled women, very little is known about how maternity care access andExpand
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