14 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in tobacco use-related surveillance and epidemiological research.

The authors of this study, published in the Journal of LGBT Health Research, recommned that all research on tobacco use should incorporate information about sexual orientation and gender identity.The article is also a great review of the research related to smoking in the LGBT population and the complex reasons that make this population have a […]

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04 May 2010 ~ Comments Off on Another approach to learning about health disparities: working toward individualized therapy

Another approach to learning about health disparities: working toward individualized therapy

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04 May 2010 ~ Comments Off on Conducting interdisciplinary research to promote healthy and safe employment in health care: promises and pitfalls.[see comment][erratum appears in Public Health Rep. 2004 Jul-Aug;119(4):387]

Conducting interdisciplinary research to promote healthy and safe employment in health care: promises and pitfalls.[see comment][erratum appears in Public Health Rep. 2004 Jul-Aug;119(4):387]

Due to the complexity of human health, emphasis is increasingly being placed on the need for and conduct of multidisciplinary and/or interdisciplinary health research. Yet many academic and research organizations–and the discipline-specific associations and journals–may not yet be prepared to adopt changes necessary to optimally support interdisciplinary work. This article presents an ongoing interdisciplinary research […]

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