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  1. Personal belief exemptions from school vaccination requirements.

    Public Health 35:275 (2014) PMID 24328988

    Despite the impact vaccination has had on the control and prevention of many infectious diseases, some parents choose not to vaccinate their children. Although there is no federal law requiring vaccination of children in the United States, all states require evidence of vaccination against at least...
  2. 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...
  3. Physical activity information sources and achieving public health guidelines among older adult males.

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

  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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

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

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

  8. Use of neighbourhood parks: does socio-economic status matter? A four-city study.

    Public Health 127(4):325 (2013) PMID 23515008 PMCID PMC3667219

    To determine if neighbourhood socio-economic status (SES) is associated with park use and park-based physical activity. Cross-sectional study. The use and characteristics of 24 neighbourhood parks in Albuquerque, Chapel Hill/Durham, Columbus and Philadelphia were observed systematically in three sea...
  9. Role of physical activity in the relationship between urban green space and health.

    Public Health 127(4):318 (2013) PMID 23587672

    Local availability of green space has been associated with a wide range of health benefits. Possible causative mechanisms underpinning the green space and health relationship include the provision of physical activity opportunities, the stress-relieving effects of nature and the facilitation of soci...
  10. Suicide attempts and suicide in Iran: Results of national hospital surveillance data.

    Public Health 126(11):990 (2012) PMID 23040468