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Women’s strategies to achieve access to healthcare in Ontario, Canada: a meta-synthesis
As part of a mixed methods study on women’s access to the healthcare system in Ontario, Canada, we undertook a qualitative meta-synthesis to better understand the contextual conditions under which women access healthcare. ...
Single item measures of self-rated mental health: a scoping review
(BioMed Central, 2014-09-17)
Background: A single-item measure of self-rated mental health (SRMH) is being used increasingly in health research and population health surveys. The item asks respondents to rate their mental health on a five-point scale ...
Who are the under- and never- screened for cancer in Ontario: a qualitative investigation
(BioMed Central, 2014-05-23)
BACKGROUND: Observed breast, cervical and colon cancer screening rates are below provincial targets for the province of Ontario, Canada. The populations who are under- or never-screened for these cancers have not been ...
Survivor's costs of saying no: exploring the experience of accessing services for intimate partner violence
Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a crucial public health concern with substantial detrimental effects, including poorer physical and mental health as well as increased difficulties accessing formal services. Most research ...
Follow-Up Visit Patterns in an Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) Programme in Zomba, Malawi
(Public Library of Science, 2014-07-17)
Background: Identifying follow-up (FU) visit patterns, and exploring which factors influence them are likely to be useful in determining which patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART) may become Lost to Follow-Up (LTFU). ...