Author Archives: Social Science and Medicine

Pathways linking war and displacement to parenting and child adjustment: A qualitative study…

Publication date: Available online 10 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Amanda Sim, Mina Fazel, Lucy Bowes, Frances Gardner Forcibly displaced children are at risk of a range of negative outcomes, yet little is known about how to support war-affected caregivers in promoting children’s psychosocial resilience.

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The impact of social expenditure on health inequalities in Europe

Publication date: Available online 11 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Javier Álvarez-Gálvez, Antonio M.

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Mobile phone use among patients and health workers to enhance primary healthcare: A qualitative…

Publication date: Available online 10 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Jocelyn Olivia Todd Anstey Watkins, Jane Goudge, Francesc Xavier Gómez-Olivé, Frances Griffiths Mobile phones have the potential to improve access to healthcare information and services in low-resourced settings.

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Gender matters in cardiac rehabilitation and diabetes: Using Bourdieu’s concepts

Publication date: Available online 6 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Jan E.

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Neighborhood built environment and cognition in non-demented older adults: The Multi-Ethnic…

Publication date: Available online 9 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Lilah M.

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Health equity monitoring for healthcare quality assurance

Publication date: Available online 6 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): R.

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Does college major matter for women’s and men’s health in midlife? Examining the horizontal…

Publication date: Available online 6 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Jennifer Karas Montez, Wencheng Zhang, Anna Zajacova, Tod G.

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A longitudinal study into the reciprocal effects of identities and smoking behaviour: Findings…

Publication date: Available online 8 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): E.

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Experience versus diagnosis as the appropriate basis for assessment of depression

Publication date: Available online 8 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): P.

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Young Africans’ social representations of rape in their HIV-related creative narratives,…

Publication date: February 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 198 Author(s): Robyn Singleton, Kate Winskell, Siphiwe Nkambule-Vilakati, Gaëlle Sabben Sexual violence is both a major human rights issue and an important driver of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Is envy harmful to a society’s psychological health and wellbeing? A longitudinal study of…

Publication date: February 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 198 Author(s): Redzo Mujcic, Andrew J.

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Taking the heat or taking the temperature? A qualitative study of a large-scale exercise in…

Publication date: Available online 2 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Natalie Armstrong, Liz Brewster, Carolyn Tarrant, Ruth Dixon, Janet Willars, Maxine Power, Mary Dixon-Woods Measurement of quality and safety has an important role in improving healthcare, but is susceptible to unintended consequences.

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The stigma associated with bereavement by suicide and other sudden deaths: A qualitative…

Publication date: Available online 2 January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Alexandra L.

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Contextualizing public stigma: Endorsed mental health treatment stigma on college and…

Publication date: January 2018 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 197 Author(s): S.

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