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New directions in European public health research: report of a workshop
Public health draws from a range of academic disciplines, social, medical and statistical, and answers questions relevant to improving the health of populations. We have initiated a Europe-wideExpand
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Psychological distress within cardiovascular risks behaviors, conditions and diseases conceptual framework.
Psychological distress (PD) is being increasingly recognized as a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases (CVD). Our aim was to recognize an association of PD and CVD in the Croatian adultExpand
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Regional variations and trends in mortality from cardiovascular diseases in population aged 0-64 in Dalmatia and Slavonia, 1998-2009.
The aim of this paper was to analyse the regional variations and trends in mortality from cardiovascular diseases in the population aged 0-64 years in Dalmatia and Slavonia, over the period 1998 toExpand
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Cardiovascular diseases, risk factors and barriers in their prevention in Croatia.
Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death in Croatia, with significant regional differences. Despite high mortality rates, high prevalence of various cardiovascular risk factors and wellExpand
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Challenge of goodness III: public health facing war.
Using moral and empirical analysis, we analyzed and discussed the role of public health in prevention of war as well as its function during and after the war. The idea is to develop a theory and newExpand
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A naturalistic inquiry on the impact of interventions aiming to improve health and the quality of life in the community.
The goal of this study is to identify and describe variables contributing to the efficiency of health promotion interventions, and to assess whether these variables can serve as reliable and earlyExpand
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Evaluation of Croatian model of polycentric health planning and decision making.
OBJECTIVE To determine the progress in the development and implementation of health policies on a county level resulting from the learning-by-doing training provided through the County Public HealthExpand
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[National program of early detection of cancer in Croatia].
INTRODUCTION A well organized and conducted program of cancer screening at the population level should be scientifically based, cost-effective at long term, and designed on the good practiceExpand
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[Quality improvement of health care services in Croatian emergency medicine].
Emergency medical services (EMS) in the Republic of Croatia are currently organized as part of the existing health care system and delivered in the form of pre-hospital and hospital EMS. TheExpand
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Application of the modified method of "rapid appraisal to assess community health needs" for making rapid city health profiles and city action plans for health.
  • S. Šogorić
  • Business, Medicine
  • Croatian medical journal
  • 1 September 1998
AIM To develop a method that Croatian cities could use in the development of the City Health Profile and City Health Plan. The assessment concerned cities that have recently experienced the war andExpand
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