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Grand challenges in global mental health
A consortium of researchers, advocates and clinicians announces here research priorities for improving the lives of people with mental illness around the world, and calls for urgent action andExpand
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International network of cancer genome projects
The International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) was launched to coordinate large-scale cancer genome studies in tumours from 50 different cancer types and/or subtypes that are of clinical andExpand
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May the People Live: A History of Maori Health Development 1900-1920@@@Maori Health and Government Policy 1840-1940
A century ago Maori were believed to be a "dying race", their population having declined rapidly as a result of European contact. This book provides a comprehensive and detailed account of how thisExpand
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Pet ownership and risk factors for cardiovascular disease.
OBJECTIVE To compare risk factors for cardiovascular disease in pet owners and non-owners. DESIGN AND PATIENTS Accepted risk factors for cardiovascular disease were measured in 5741 participantsExpand
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From subjugated knowledge to conjugated subjects: science and globalisation, or postcolonial studies of science?
Given the continuing popularity of actor-network theory and rising enthusiasm for synchronic theories of globalisation in science and technology studies, it seems timely to return to the advocacy ofExpand
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Excremental Colonialism: Public Health and the Poetics of Pollution
Effrayes par le manque d'hygiene des Philippins, « defequeurs immoraux », transgressant les sains refuges coloniaux, les Americains du debut du 20 eme siecle se sont efforces de les eduquer enExpand
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Time to Heal: American Medical Education from the Turn of the Century to the Era of Managed Care
Already the recipient of extraordinary critical acclaim, this magisterial book provides a landmark account of American medical education in the twentieth century, concluding with a call for theExpand
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Colonial Pathologies: American Tropical Medicine, Race, and Hygiene in the Philippines
Colonial Pathologies is a groundbreaking history of the role of science and medicine in the American colonization of the Philippines from 1898 through the 1930s. Warwick Anderson describes howExpand
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"Where Every Prospect Pleases and Only Man Is Vile": Laboratory Medicine as Colonial Discourse
When Andrew Balfour spoke to the London Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene in 1914, his subject was "Tropical Problems in the New World," and he had some recent information from the PhilippinesExpand
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