International health partnerships (IHPs) are changing, with an increased emphasis on mutual accountability and joint agenda setting for both the high- and the low- or middle-income country (LMIC) partners.
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Systematic reviews are powerful tools for summarizing vast amounts of data in controversial areas; but their utility is limited by methodological choices and assumptions.
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Operational/implementation research (OR/IR) is a key activity to improve disease control programme performance.
Global healthcare innovation networks nowadays have expanded beyond developed countries with many developing countries joining the force and becoming important players.
The Kenyan government has sought to address inadequacies in its National Pharmaceutical Policy and the Pharmacy and Poisons Board’s (PPB) medicines governance by engaging with global actors (e.g.
An understanding of maternal knowledge of the danger signs of obstetric and newborn complications is fundamental to attaining universal health coverage.
Unhealthy lifestyles and depression are highly interrelated: depression might elicit and exacerbate unhealthy lifestyles and people with unhealthy lifestyles are more likely to become depressed over time.
The incidence of diabetes and tuberculosis co-morbidity is rising, yet little work has been done to understand potential implications for health systems, healthcare providers and individuals.
The imperative to improve global health has prompted transnational research partnerships to investigate common health issues on a larger scale.
International migration to middle-income countries is increasing and its health consequences, in particular increasing transmission rates of tuberculosis (TB), deserve consideration.
The World Health Organization (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) stands to significantly reduce tobacco-related mortality by accelerating the introduction of evidence-based tobacco control me…
Thailand’s policy to promote long-stay tourism encourages Japanese retirees to relocate to Thailand.
Regional trade agreements are major international policy instruments that shape macro-economic and political systems.