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Print ISSN
0033-3506
Electronic ISSN
1476-5616
Impact factor
1.267
Publisher
Sciencedirect
URL
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/00333506
Usage rank
3862
Article count
4250
Free count
19
Free percentage
0.00447059
PDFs via platforms
CSA, Gale, Sciencedirect from 1888, and Proquest

  1. Utility of local suicide data for informing local and national suicide prevention strategies.

    Public Health 128(5):424 (2014) PMID 24746474

    The practice of 'suicide audit' refers to the systematic collection of local data on suicides in order to learn lessons and inform suicide prevention plans. Little is known about the utility of this activity. The aim of this study was to ascertain from Directors of Public Health in England how they...
  2. Trends in prevalence of diabetes mellitus and mean fasting glucose in Portugal (1987-2009): a systematic review.

    Public Health 128(3):214 (2014) PMID 24559769

    To assess time trends of the prevalence of diabetes and mean blood glucose in Portuguese adults. Systematic review. The search strategy included Pubmed search and screening of bibliographic references of the review articles. Sex-specific linear regression models, with survey year and participants' a...
  3. Green and gold--the colours of modern research publishing.

    Public Health 128(3):205 (2014) PMID 24629883

  4. Backstage: the relationship between the Rockefeller Foundation and the World Health Organization, Part I: 1940s-1960s.

    Public Health 128(2):129 (2014) PMID 24412372

    In recent years, there has been a growing debate about what role foundations should play in global health governance generally, and particularly vis-à-vis the World Health Organization (WHO). Much of this discussion revolves around today's gargantuan philanthropy, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundati...
  5. Physical activity information sources and achieving public health guidelines among older adult males.

    Public Health 128(1):110 (2014) PMID 24359762

  6. Health promotion in smaller workplaces in the United States.

    Public Health 35:327 (2014) PMID 24387086

    Most American workplaces are smaller, with fewer than 1,000 employees. Many of these employees are low-wage earners and at increased risk for chronic diseases. Owing to the challenges smaller workplaces face to offering health-promotion programs, their employees often lack access to health-promotion...
  7. Identifying environmental health priorities in underserved populations: a study of rural versus urban communities.

    Public Health 127(11):994 (2013) PMID 24239281 PMCID PMC3851598

    Understanding and effectively addressing persistent health disparities in minority communities requires a clear picture of members' concerns and priorities. This study was intended to engage residents in urban and rural communities in order to identify environmental health priorities. Specific empha...
  8. Evolution of socio-economic inequalities in mortality in small geographical areas of the two largest cities in Spain (Barcelona and Madrid),...

    Public Health 127(10):916 (2013) PMID 24075199

    To describe the evolution of socio-economic inequalities in mortality in small areas of two Spanish cities (Barcelona and Madrid) from 1996 to 2001 and from 2002 to 2007. A small-area ecological study of trends was performed, in which the units of analysis were census tracts. The association between...
  9. The role of household transmission in an outbreak of viral gastroenteritis in a primary school in Liverpool, England.

    Public Health 127(9):882 (2013) PMID 23972357

  10. Obesity among Ghanaian women: past prevalence, future incidence.

    Public Health 127(6):590 (2013) PMID 23731807