14 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

The Twin Epidemics of Poverty and Diabetes: Understanding Diabetes Disparities in a Low-Income Latino and Immigrant Neighborhood

Through a combination of mixed research methods, which included surveys and focus groups, the authors examine the social determinants of health that impact the high risk and prevalence of type 2 diabetes in low income Latino immigrants in the United States. In you are interested in the topic, please see the link below: Claudia Chaufan […]

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14 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Can Health Care Information Technology Save Babies?

Researchers at the University of Virginia and The Massachusetts Institute of Technology found that by increasing basic electronic medical records (EMRs)  adoption by 10 %, hospitals would contribute at reducing the neonatal mortality by 16 deaths per 100,000 live births. The study goes on to show that implementation of HIT technology might help some population […]

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11 May 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Partner to the Poor: A Paul Farmer Reader

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03 March 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Barriers to Mental Health Treatment Services for Low-Income African American Women Whose Children Receive Behavioral Health Services: An Ethnographic Investigation

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23 February 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Culturally Appropriate Storytelling to Improve Blood Pressure, A Randomized Trial

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