Author Archives: Social Science and Medicine

First-time parents’ shared representation of postpartum depressive symptoms: A qualitative…

Publication date: July 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 160 Author(s): Erin J.

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Has the Spanish economic crisis affected the duration of sickness absence episodes?

Publication date: July 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 160 Author(s): Guillermo Murcia López, Jordi Delclós Clanchet, Mònica Ubalde López, Eva Calvo Bonacho, Fernando G.

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Lifestyle behaviors and ethnic identity among diverse women at high risk for type 2 diabetes

Publication date: July 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 160 Author(s): Susan D.

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Timing and utilization of antenatal care services in Liberia: Understanding the pre-Ebola…

Publication date: July 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 160 Author(s): Isaac N.

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Interpreting suffering from illness: The role of culture and repressive suffering construal

Publication date: July 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 160 Author(s): Qian Yang, Shi Liu, Daniel Sullivan, Shengdong Pan Rationale Mental and physical illnesses are among the most prominent forms of suffering.

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Detached concern?: Emotional socialization in twenty-first century medical education

Publication date: Available online 17 May 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Kelly Underman, Laura E.

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Geographies of medicalized welfare: Spatial analysis of supplemental security income in the…

Publication date: July 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 160 Author(s): Sandy Wong In the post-1996 welfare reform period in the U.S., disability assistance has become a significant source of government aid for low-income residents as other forms of public support have faced considerable reductions and restrictions.

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Receiving care for intimate partner violence in primary care: Barriers and enablers for women…

Publication date: July 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 160 Author(s): Lorna O’Doherty, Ann Taket, Jodie Valpied, Kelsey Hegarty Background Interventions in health settings for intimate partner violence (IPV) are being increasingly recognised as part of a response to addressing this global public health problem.

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“I just couldn’t step out of the circle. I was trapped”: Patterns of endurance and…

Publication date: July 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 160 Author(s): Juveria Zaheer, Wes Shera, A Ka Tat Tsang, Samuel Law, Wai Lun Alan Fung, Rahel Eynan, June Lam, Xiaoqian Zheng, Liu Pozi, Paul S.

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Is Development Assistance for Health fungible? Findings from a mixed methods case study in…

Publication date: June 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 159 Author(s): Melisa Martínez Álvarez, Josephine Borghi, Arnab Acharya, Anna Vassall The amount of Development Assistance for Health (DAH) available to low- and middle-income countries has increased exponentially over the past decade.

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How do individuals’ health behaviours respond to an increase in the supply of health care?…

Publication date: June 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 159 Author(s): Eleonora Fichera, Ewan Gray, Matt Sutton The efficacy of the management of long-term conditions depends in part on whether healthcare and health behaviours are complements or substitutes in the health production function.

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After geneticization

Publication date: June 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 159 Author(s): Michael Arribas-Ayllon The concept of geneticization belongs to a style of thinking within the social sciences that refers to wide-ranging processes and consequences of genetic knowledge.

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Waiting time prioritisation: Evidence from England

Publication date: June 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 159 Author(s): Nils Gutacker, Luigi Siciliani, Richard Cookson A number of OECD countries have introduced waiting time prioritisation policies which give explicit priority to severely ill patients with high marginal disutility of waiting.

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A sign of the times: To have or to be? Social capital or social cohesion?

Publication date: June 2016 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 159 Author(s): Maria A.

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