Author Archives: Social Science and Medicine

The dark side of social capital: A systematic review of the negative health effects of social…

Publication date: Available online 21 October 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): E.

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Sanitation marketing: A systematic review and theoretical critique using the capability…

Publication date: Available online 21 October 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): D.J.

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Specialty training for the retention of Malawian doctors: A cost-effectiveness analysis

Publication date: Available online 16 October 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Kate L.

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The joint effects of family risk of obesity and neighborhood environment on obesity among women

Publication date: Available online 16 October 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Lori Kowaleski-Jones, Barbara B.

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Effects of state-level Earned Income Tax Credit laws in the U.S. on maternal health behaviors…

Publication date: Available online 16 October 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Sara Markowitz, Kelli A.

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Re-evaluating associations between the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participation…

Publication date: November 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 192 Author(s): Joseph Rigdon, Seth A.

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The impact of Medicare Part D on cognitive functioning at older ages

Publication date: November 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 193 Author(s): Tae-Young Pak, GwanSeon Kim Research has shown that the establishment of Medicare prescription drug benefit in 2006 leads to improvement in medication adherence and mortality outcomes.

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Response shift in self-rated health after serious health events in old age

Publication date: November 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 192 Author(s): Svenja M.

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How the built environment affects change in older people’s physical activity: A mixed- methods…

Publication date: November 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 192 Author(s): Peiling Zhou, Sue C.

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A systematic review of allostatic load in relation to socioeconomic position: Poor fidelity and…

Publication date: November 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 192 Author(s): Sarah C.

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Preventing gender-based violence victimization in adolescent girls in lower-income countries:…

Publication date: November 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 192 Author(s): Kathryn M.

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Area-level socioeconomic disadvantage and suicidal behaviour in Europe: A systematic review

Publication date: November 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 192 Author(s): Joanne-Marie Cairns, Eva Graham, Clare Bambra The relationship between adverse individual socio-economic circumstances and suicidal behaviour is well established.

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Democracy and health: Evidence from within-country heterogeneity in the Congo

Publication date: Available online 12 October 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Peter van der Windt, Sotiris Vandoros The literature documents a positive association between democracy and health, and studies supporting this claim have largely relied on cross-country panel analyses.

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“What’s the right thing to do?” Correctional healthcare providers’ knowledge, attitudes and…

Publication date: November 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 193 Author(s): Kirsty A.

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