Author Archives: Social Science and Medicine

Inequalities in institutional delivery uptake and maternal mortality reduction in the context…

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 123 Author(s): Bharat Randive , Miguel San Sebastian , Ayesha De Costa , Lars Lindholm Proportion of women giving birth in health institutions has increased sharply in India since the introduction of cash incentive program, Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) in 2005.

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Public engagement in priority-setting: Results from a pan-Canadian survey of decision-makers in…

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Dean A.

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How do dual practitioners divide their time? The cases of three African capital cities

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Barbara McPake , Giuliano Russo , Fu-Min Tseng Health professionals dual practice has received increasing attention, particularly in the context of the universal health coverage movement.

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Racial/ethnic residential segregation, neighborhood poverty and urinary biomarkers of diet in…

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Stella S.

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The National Health Insurance Scheme in Ghana’s Upper West Region: A gendered perspective of…

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Jenna Dixon , Isaac Luginaah , Paul Mkandawire Ghana’s National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) was designed as a pro-poor strategy to create wider access to health care.

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Politics drives human functioning, dignity, and quality of life

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Brian K.

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Leadership networks in Catholic parishes: Implications for implementation research in health

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Rosalyn Negrón , Bryan Leyva , Jennifer Allen , Hosffman Ospino , Laura Tom , Sarah Rustan Through two case studies of Catholic parishes in Massachusetts, this study explores the implications of leader-centered versus distributed leadership in Catholic parishes for the implementation of evidence-based health interventions.

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Healthcare organization–education partnerships and career ladder programs for health care…

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Janette S.

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The impending globalization of ADHD: Notes on the expansion and growth of a medicalized…

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Peter Conrad , Meredith R.

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‘Every bone of my body:’ Domestic violence and the diagnostic body

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Paige L.

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Do institutional logics predict interpretation of contract rules at the dental chair-side?

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Rebecca Harris , Stephen Brown , Robin Holt , Elizabeth Perkins In quasi-markets, contracts find purchasers influencing health care providers, although problems exist where providers use personal bias and heuristics to respond to written agreements, tending towards the moral hazard of opportunism.

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The social dynamics of healthy food shopping and store choice in an urban environment

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Carolyn C.

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Newborn care practices in rural Bangladesh: Implications for the adaptation of kangaroo mother…

Publication date: December 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 122 Author(s): Erin C.

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Pathways between acculturation and health behaviors among residents of lowincome housing: The…

Publication date: Available online 18 October 2014 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Jennifer Dacey Allen , Caitlin Caspi , May Yang , Bryan Leyva , Anne M.

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