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MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Cost effectiveness of decentralised care for MDR-TB

Denny John - Sept. 1, 2017
In recent times 3 systematic reviews have suggested that decentralised care has similar patient outcomes and is as effective as centralised MDR-TB care. We had initially published a paper 'Cost-optimi...
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cost effectiveness MDR-TB Publications & Research
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Just released: ACCISS Study in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology

Eric Obscherning - Feb. 11, 2016
On February 9, Health Action InternationaI (HAI) published a report entitled 'Access to insulin: current challenges and constraints' and The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology published a companion revie...
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acccess to insulin cost effectiveness Diabetes Essential Medicines insulin access pharmaceuticals pricing private sector Supply Chain taxation
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Low health literacy & Mortality

Thomas Bauer - May 29, 2015
“In a large cohort of patients who were discharged home after being hospitalized for acute HF, those who scored at or below the mean on a health-literacy screening test were 32% more likely to die wit...
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Cardiology cost effectiveness Health Literacy patient activation Patient adherence Patient Centered Medical Homes population health Triple Aim
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Providing educaiton in the patient perferred learning style...

Thomas Bauer - April 2, 2015
Cost, quality and satisfaction are positively stimulated when as we become better at informing, engaging and activating our patient partners. Inform is the first step in this Health care professional...
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Adherence clinical outcomes cost effectiveness Health Literacy Patient Centered Medical Homes Patient Education patient satisfaction quality of care Rural settings Urban Settings
[ARCHIVED] Costs of Care

Join the Expert Panel on complex care management

Sudip Bhandari - Aug. 21, 2014
In light of some really interesting discussions happening here about reducing the costs of care, I wanted to share about the Expert Panel that is currently taking place in the Population Health Commun...
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affordable care act chronic disease cost effectiveness Costs of Care elderly populations insurance population health
[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

Join the Expert Panel on complex care management

Sudip Bhandari - Aug. 21, 2014
I want to share about the Expert Panel that is currently taking place in the Population Health Community. Members and panelists are discussing innovative strategies to improve the efficiency of health...
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cost effectiveness Guidelines health innovation population health treatment strategies
TB Infection Control

Evaluation of Selected Engineering Controls - in RUSSIAN

Grigory Volchenkov, MD - March 27, 2011
Evaluation of Selected Engineering Controls - in RUSSIAN Volchenkov, MD Grigory Microsoft PowerPoint - 2010_Volchenkov_EvaluationofEnvironmentalControls_RUS.ppt...
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cost effectiveness Engineeing controls Engineering Controls Harvard Airborne IC Course Publications & Research
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Special double issue of HIV Prevention Update

John Nicholson - Jan. 19, 2011
Special double issue of HIV Prevention Update Nicholson John
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Addressing structural risk Community engagement cost effectiveness High-risk groups iPrEx male circumcision Monitoring & Evaluation MSM pmtct postexposure prophylaxis PreP Risk Assessment Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Patients' Costs and Cost-Effectiveness of Tuberculosis Treatment in DOTS and Non-DOTS Facilities in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Yue Guan - Nov. 18, 2010
Patients' Costs and Cost-Effectiveness of Tuberculosis Treatment in DOTS and Non-DOTS Facilities in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Guan Yue pone.0014014 1..7 Patients’ Costs an...
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Brazil cost effectiveness DOTS Implementation patient costs
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Evaluating the Cost-Effectiveness of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and Its Impact on HIV-1 Transmission in South Africa

Yue Guan - Nov. 18, 2010
Evaluating the Cost-Effectiveness of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and Its Impact on HIV-1 Transmission in South Africa Guan Yue pone.0013646 1..10 Evaluating the Cos...
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cost effectiveness HIV PreP Sexual transmission South Africa
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Cost-Effectiveness of Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention in a South African Setting

Bobby Shady - May 11, 2010
Cost-Effectiveness of Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention in a South African Setting Shady Bobby Cost-Effectiveness of Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention in a South A...
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cost effectiveness HIV prevention male circumcision Sexual transmission
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

Surgery

Nadine Semer - March 25, 2010
Surgery Semer Nadine DCP_1245-1260.qxd 1245 Countries with developing economies have not considered surgical care to be a public health priority, yet surgically...
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Burden of Surgical Disease cost effectiveness global health Surgery
TB Infection Control

Evaluation of Environmental Controls: Effectiveness and Cost

Sophie Beauvais - Nov. 17, 2009
Evaluation of Environmental Controls: Effectiveness and Cost Beauvais Sophie Microsoft PowerPoint - 2010-08-04_1515_Volchenkov_Evaluation_of_Environmental_Controls ...
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2009 Course 2010 Course cost effectiveness Engineering Controls General Resources Harvard Airborne IC Course