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Decision Making among Women Seeking Induced Abortion Services in Ranchi District, Jharkhand, India
This study explored the decision making process among 107 married women who have experienced induced abortion in the tribal state of Jharkhand in India. The study is based on a secondary analysis of...
Prevalence of Helminth Infection in the Kilombero Ulanga Antiretroviral Cohort (KIULARCO), Ifakara, Tanzania
Helminth co-infection with HIV is very common in areas of epidemiological overlap, such as in Sub-Saharan Africa. Co-infection with helminths might lead to faster progression of HIV. We aimed to...
Is cytology screening for cervical cancer an option in sub-saharan africa? The specific case of swaziland
To evaluate the feasibility and affordability of cytological scrrening for cervical cancer in Swaziland, with the support of literature evidence and of an assessment in the field.
Best practices & alternative integrated community based model in delivering primary health care service for Chittagong Hill tracts of Bangladesh
The objective of the study was to develop an alternative integrated community based model for the delivering of PHC services according to need and the priority of rural communities of the CHT.
Investigation of Low Birth Weight (LBW) incidence and its risk factors in rural community of Bangladesh: A case control study
Low birth weight (LBW) is one of the main causes of neonatal mortality. This research is to investigate incidence of low birth weight and to identify its risk factors and to examine association of...
Overcoming barriers to Inclusive Education for Children with a Disability in rural Nigeria
The main objective of the study were to identify if there is a significant difference in the view on Inclusive Education between teachers in schools where it is being implemented and those in schools...
Lessons learned: The implementation of Syphilis and HIV Screening with Rapid Tests in Special Indigenous Health District of Alto Solimões in the Brazilian Amazon
This study is to describe the approach and difficulties of Health Professionals (HP) implementing Syphilis and HIV screening with RTs in DSEI Alto Solimões. Data on demographics and existing...
Rational use of medicines: Comparison of medicine use practices in a primary health care facility with pharmaceutical support and facilities without pharmaceutical support in urban Madagascar. A medicine use indicator study
The objective of the thesis was to investigate and compare the medicine use practices in this dispensary and three similar health facilities in mahajanga which don't have pharmaceutical support using...
Community based health insurance and health equity fund a comparative analysis of approaches to reach universal health coverage for the poor and the informal sector in Cambodia with focus on Kampot, Oddar Meanchey and Banteay Meanchey provinces
This study is to achieve universal access to health care is the aim of many low income countries. Ensuring access to needed health services for all requires the development of pre-payment and risk...
The determinants of satisfaction for quality of services offered at selected TB dots units in an urban setting in the Philippines
The Directly Observed Treatment Short Course (DOTS) Units were established in the Philippines in the mid-1990’s as a strategy towards tuberculosis control and eventual elimination. However, despite...

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