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The prevalence and management of diabetes in Thai adults: the international collaborative study of cardiovascular disease in Asia.
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to determine in Thai adults aged >or=35 years the prevalence and management of diabetes and the associations of diabetes with cardiovascular risk factors. Expand
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Measuring stigma associated with tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS in southern Thailand: exploratory and confirmatory factor analyses of two new scales
Objective  To develop scales to measure tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS stigma in a developing world context.
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Risk factors for cervical cancer in Thailand: a case-control study.
BACKGROUND Human papillomaviruses (HPV) types 16 and 18 are clearly involved in the etiology of cervical cancer, but the evidence for the carcinogenicity of other HPV types is limited. CofactorsExpand
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Workplace Violence Directed at Nursing Staff at a General Hospital in Southern Thailand
Workplace Violence Directed at Nursing Staff at a General Hospital in Southern Thailand: Chalermrat Kamchuchat, et al. Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of SongklaExpand
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Risk Factors for Postcesarean Surgical Site Infection
Objective To determine postcesarean complications and identify independent risk factors for surgical site infection. Methods We studied a cohort of 969 women delivered by cesarean between May andExpand
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Health and health-care systems in southeast Asia: diversity and transitions
Summary Southeast Asia is a region of enormous social, economic, and political diversity, both across and within countries, shaped by its history, geography, and position as a major crossroad ofExpand
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Trends in Obesity and Associations with Education and Urban or Rural Residence in Thailand
Objective: To measure trends in the prevalence of overweight and obesity and the relationship with urban or rural residence and education in Thailand.
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Musculoskeletal problems and ergonomic risk assessment in rubber tappers: A community-based study in southern Thailand
Abstract This study aimed to evaluate the prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders and ergonomic risk levels, and identify ergonomic factors related to low back pain in rubber tappers. AExpand
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Patient and health system delays in the diagnosis of tuberculosis in Southern Thailand after health care reform.
SETTING Seven public hospitals in a southern province of Thailand. OBJECTIVES To measure delays in tuberculosis (TB) diagnosis and to examine the factors associated with these delays, with specialExpand
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Neonatal mortality in rural Bangladesh: an exploratory study.
Bangladesh has a neonatal death rate that is substantially high and demands urgent attention. To assess the causes of neonatal mortality, 1,019 pregnant women were followed up in eightExpand
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