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  1. Global health activities (GHAs) reduce health disparities by promoting medical education, professional development, and resource sharing between high- and low- to middle-income countries (HICs and LMICs). Virt...

    Authors: Lisa Umphrey, Alyssa Beck, Shuo Zhou, Enid Kawala Kagoya, George Paasi, Alexandra Coria, Jessica Evert, Marina Haque, Amy Rule and Molly M. Lamb
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2024 9:8
  2. This study views sustainability after the exit of development assistance for health (DAH) as a shared responsibility between donors and recipients and sees transitioning DAH-supported interventions into domest...

    Authors: Aidan Huang, Yingxi Zhao, Chunkai Cao, Mohan Lyu and Kun Tang
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2024 9:7
  3. Female sex workers (FSWs) experience heightened vulnerability to HIV and other health harms, and cross-border FSWs face additional challenges due to language issues, higher mobility, and weaker negotiation ski...

    Authors: LongHui Zhou, Yi Liu, Dan Liu, ChenChang Xiao, JiaYu Li, MengXi Zhai, Xin liu, Bin Yu and Hong Yan
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2024 9:6
  4. China bears a high burden of both hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). T2DM accelerates the progression of liver disease among individuals infected with HBV. This study aims t...

    Authors: Jinzhao Xie, Xu Wang, Xinran Wang, Jinghua Li, Yusheng Jie, Yuantao Hao and Jing Gu
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2024 9:5
  5. Health Technology Assessment (HTA) in China has recently expanded from purely academic research to include policy or decision-oriented practice, especially after HTA evidence was used to update the National Re...

    Authors: Shimeng Liu, Yu Xia, Yi Yang, Jian Ming, Hui Sun, Yan Wei and Yingyao Chen
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2024 9:4
  6. Family planning programs in Bangladesh have been successfully operating for over half a century, achieving phenomenal reductions in fertility rates. Acknowledging restrictions on women’s freedoms, much of the ...

    Authors: Bhanu Bhatia, Sarah Hossain, Upasona Ghosh and Fanny Salignac
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2024 9:3
  7. Resilient health system (RHS) is crucial to achieving universal health coverage (UHC) and health security. However, little is known about strategies towards RHS to improve UHC and health security. This systema...

    Authors: Ayal Debie, Adane Nigusie, Dereje Gedle, Resham B. Khatri and Yibeltal Assefa
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2024 9:2
  8. Despite a proliferation of the United Nations General Assembly high-level meetings on a range of health issues and developmental challenges, global funding continues to flow disproportionately to HIV and mater...

    Authors: Svetlana Akselrod, Téa Collins, Daria Berlina, Amy Collins and Luke Allen
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2024 9:1
  9. Primary health care (PHC) is the most effective way to improve people's health and well-being, and primary care services should act as the cornerstone of a resilient health system and the foundation of univers...

    Authors: Minghui Ren, Tuohong Zhang, Jin Xu, Jie Qiao, Jianrong Qiao, Siyan Zhan, Jiangmei Qin, Daping Song, Yanru Fang, Yifang Lin, Xiaopeng Jiang, Yan Guo, Qingyue Meng, Xu Qian, Yunguo Liu, Sophia Siu Chee Chan…
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:53
  10. Human trafficking is a global public health issue that is associated with serious short- and long-term morbidity. To address and prevent human trafficking, vulnerabilities to human trafficking and forces susta...

    Authors: Robin E. Klabbers, Andrea Hughes, Meredith Dank, Kelli N. O’Laughlin, Mutaawe Rogers and Hanni Stoklosa
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:52
  11. Alcohol is one of the leading risk factors contributing to avoidable economic loss worldwide. Estimates from the economic cost of alcohol consumption studies play an important role in prioritizing healthcare r...

    Authors: Chaisiri Luangsinsiri, Sitaporn Youngkong, Usa Chaikledkaew, Oraluck Pattanaprateep and Montarat Thavorncharoensap
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:51
  12. Despite global efforts to reduce preventable childhood illness by distributing infant vaccines, immunization coverage in sub-Saharan African settings remains low. Further, timely administration of vaccines at ...

    Authors: Alix Boisson-Walsh, Peyton Thompson, Bruce Fried, Christopher Michael Shea, Patrick Ngimbi, Fidéle Lumande, Martine Tabala, Melchior Mwandagalirwa Kashamuka, Pélagie Babakazo, Marisa Elaine Domino and Marcel Yotebieng
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:50
  13. Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) have become the leading cause of deaths in China and many other countries worldwide. To call for actions in strengthening primary health care (PHC) and accelerate NCD preventio...

    Authors: Zhangyang Pan, Jing Wu and Yunguo Liu
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:49

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  14. Studies on Mass drug administration (MDA) in Ghana targeting various diseases, have mostly focused on factors that affect coverage and compliance to MDA with limited focus on evidence regarding awareness and c...

    Authors: Francis Adjei Osei, Sam Kofi Tekyi Newton, Isaac Nyanor, Eugene Osei-Yeboah, Evans Xorse Amuzu, Nicholas Karikari Mensah, Obed Ofori Nyarko, Ernest Amanor, Samuel Frimpong Odoom, Suraj Yawnumah Abubakar, Mathias Dongyele, Aliyu Mohammed, Ofeibea Asare, Stephanie Boadi, Peter Furu, Dan Wolf Meyrowitsch…
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:47
  15. In 2014, the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) developed a global health competency framework and called for its validation. Given China's increasing engagement in global health over the past...

    Authors: Wei Ding, Yayi Guan, Bernadette Peterhans, Axel Hoffmann and Xiao-Nong Zhou
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:46
  16. Disparities in the utilization of essential medical products are a key factor contributing to inequality in health outcomes. We aimed to analyze the trends and influencing factors in using Coronavirus disease ...

    Authors: Shuduo Zhou, Xiangning Feng, Yunxuan Hu, Jian Yang, Ying Chen, Jon Bastow, Zhi-Jie Zheng and Ming Xu
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:45
  17. Pacific island countries (PICs) located in a region with relatively insufficient capacity to respond to public health emergencies, establishing reliable public health cooperation is conducive to maintaining se...

    Authors: Yujie Mei
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:44
  18. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and depression are closely linked. People with T2DM are at increased risk of developing depression and vice versa. T2DM and depression comorbid conditions adversely affect Healt...

    Authors: Manish K. Namdeo, Sarita Verma, Rajat Das Gupta, Rubana Islam, Shaila Nazneen and Lal B. Rawal
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:43
  19. Healthy China is a nationwide health strategy aiming at improving health from diverse dimensions, and strengthening high-quality assessment is essential for its stimulation. However, there is limited evidence in ...

    Authors: Lin Liu, Xiaomeng Lan, Yili Yang, Yuying Luo, Xueli Zhang, Xiuli Wang and Jay Pan
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:42
  20. Community-based health insurance (CBHI) schemes are crucial for households to avoid financial hardship, improve healthcare quality, and engage in health policies. Household satisfaction is a key indicator for ...

    Authors: Daniel Tarekegn Worede, Mengistie Kassahun Tariku, Melash Belachew Asresie and Belayneh Fentahun Shibesh
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:41
  21. Presumptive treatment of malaria is often practiced in community pharmacies across sub-Saharan Africa (SSA).To address this issue, the World Health Organization (WHO) recommends that malaria Rapid Diagnostic T...

    Authors: Amon Nsengimana, Joyce Isimbi, Theogene Uwizeyimana, Emmanuel Biracyaza, Jean Claude Hategekimana, Charles Uwambajimana, Olivia Gwira, Vedaste Kagisha, Domina Asingizwe, Ahmed Adedeji and Jean Baptiste Nyandwi
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:40
  22. The present goal of the World Health Organization (WHO) 2021–2030 roadmap for Neglected Tropical Diseases is to eliminate schistosomiasis as a public health problem, and reduce its prevalence of heavy infectio...

    Authors: Kebabonye P. Gabaake, Don Eliseo Lucero-Prisno III, Olekae T. Thakadu and Nthabiseng A. Phaladze
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:39
  23. Since the twenty first century, the outbreaks of global infectious diseases have caused several public health emergencies of international concern, imposing an enormous impact on population health, the economy...

    Authors: Xiao-Xi Zhang, Yin-Zi Jin, Yi-Han Lu, Lu-Lu Huang, Chuang-Xin Wu, Shan Lv, Zhuo Chen, Hao Xiang and Xiao-Nong Zhou
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:38
  24. Most cancers occur in older people and the burden in this age group is increasing. Over the past two decades the evidence on how best to treat this population has increased rapidly. However, implementation of ...

    Authors: P. A. L. Seghers, Shabbir M. H. Alibhai, Nicolò Matteo Luca Battisti, Ravindran Kanesvaran, Martine Extermann, Anita O’Donovan, Sophie Pilleron, Anna Rachelle Mislang, Najia Musolino, Kwok-Leung Cheung, Anthony Staines, Charis Girvalaki, Pierre Soubeyran, Johanneke E. A. Portielje, Siri Rostoft, Marije E. Hamaker…
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:37
  25. As one of the largest alliances of middle-income countries, the BRICS, known as an acronym for five countries including “Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa”, represents half of the global populatio...

    Authors: Zuokun Liu, Zongbin Wang, Ming Xu, Jiyan Ma, Yinuo Sun and Yangmu Huang
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:36
  26. Mental health issues among retirees have become increasingly concerning because the aging population presents a significant challenge globally, particularly in Western countries. Previous studies on this issue...

    Authors: Thang T. Vo and Tran T. Phu-Duyen
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:35
  27. Workplace violence (WPV) is an emerging problem for health workers (HWs) and a global concern in health systems. Scientific literatures infer that WPV against HWs is often attributed to workplace injuries and ...

    Authors: Md. Shahjalal, Md. Parvez Mosharaf and Rashidul Alam Mahumud
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:33
  28. Globally transgender women (TW) are at heightened vulnerability for HIV infection. In Lima Peru, sharp increases in HIV prevalence are seen among TW ages 25 years and older highlighting the need for early HIV ...

    Authors: Sari L. Reisner, Rodrigo A. Aguayo-Romero, Amaya Perez-Brumer, Ximena Salazar, Aron Nunez-Curto, Casey Orozco-Poore and Alfonso Silva-Santisteban
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:32
  29. There is a global call to build people-centred primary health care (PHC) systems. Previous evidence suggests that without organization-level reform efforts, the full potential of policy reforms may be limited....

    Authors: Wenhua Wang, Jinnan Zhang, Katya Loban and Xiaolin Wei
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:31
  30. Africa accounts for over one-third of the global burden of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). Although continental efforts have been made to combat these diseases, there still exists a significant gap in the ...

    Authors: Nsikakabasi Samuel George, Success Chekwube David, Maxencia Nabiryo, Blessing Abai Sunday, Omotayo Faith Olanrewaju, Yonah Yangaza and Deborah Oluwaseun Shomuyiwa
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:30
  31. The interrupted time series (ITS) design is a widely used approach to examine the effects of interventions. However, the classic segmented regression (CSR) method, the most popular statistical technique for an...

    Authors: Xiangliang Zhang, Kunpeng Wu, Yan Pan, Rong Yin, Yi Zhang, Di Kong, Qi Wang and Wen Chen
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:29
  32. In Haiti, cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality, with congenital and rheumatic heart disease comprising a large portion of disease burden. However, domestic disparities in cardia...

    Authors: Esha Bansal, Krishna Patel, Samantha Lacossade, Bennisoit Gue, Kessy Acceme, Owen Robinson, Gene F. Kwan and James R. Wilentz
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:27
  33. The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated health inequities among countries in the Global South with limited access to essential medical products, leading to a higher infection and mortality rate, especially among...

    Authors: Jian Yang, Xiangning Feng, Shuduo Zhou, Li Zhang, Yunxuan Hu, Ying Chen, Zhenyu Zhang and Ming Xu
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:26
  34. Polypharmacy is one of the most important health issues for its potential impacts on disease burden and healthcare costs. The aim of this study was to update a comprehensive picture of prevalence and trends in...

    Authors: Xiaowen Wang, Keyang Liu, Kokoro Shirai, Chengyao Tang, Yonghua Hu, Ying Wang, Yuantao Hao and Jia-Yi Dong
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:25
  35. People in China and the countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are affected by neglected tropical diseases and malaria (NTDM). In this study, we aimed to assess the current status and ...

    Authors: Qiao Liu, Wenxin Yan, Chenyuan Qin, Min Du, Yaping Wang, Min Liu and Jue Liu
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:22
  36. Transnational public and global health programs in China have rapidly expanded over the past 20 years, and have potential to make important contributions to China’s global health workforce. However, there has ...

    Authors: Stephen W. Pan
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:21
  37. Sudan faces inter-sectional health risks posed by escalating violent conflict, natural hazards and epidemics. Epidemics are frequent and overlapping, particularly resurgent seasonal outbreaks of diseases such ...

    Authors: Mona Ibrahim, Nada Abdelmagid, Rahaf AbuKoura, Alhadi Khogali, Tasnime Osama, Aljaile Ahmed, Israa Zain Alabdeen, Salma A. E. Ahmed and Maysoon Dahab
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:20
  38. The adoption of its 2015 constitution has converted Nepal to a federal government while simultaneously resulted in significant reforms of the health system in Nepal in terms of both structure and commitment. I...

    Authors: Meifang Chen, Dinesh Thapa, Rongxiao Ma, Daniel Weissglass, Hao Li and Biraj Karmachaya
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:19
  39. To detect and identify mosquitoes using their characteristic high-pitched sound, we have developed a smartphone application, known as the ‘HumBug sensor’, that records the acoustic signature of this sound, alo...

    Authors: Rinita Dam, Winifrida Mponzi, Dickson Msaky, Tumpe Mwandyala, Emmanuel W. Kaindoa, Marianne E. Sinka, Ivan Kiskin, Eva Herreros-Moya, Janey Messina, Syed Ghulam Sarwar Shah, Stephen Roberts and Kathy J. Willis
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:18
  40. Many cardiovascular (CV) medicines are required for long term. However, with their limited resources, low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) may have challenges with access to cardiovascular medicines. The a...

    Authors: Mark Amankwa Harrison, Afia Frimpomaa Asare Marfo, Augustine Annan and Daniel Nii Amoo Ankrah
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:17
  41. The policy-making process in health reform is challenging due to the complexity of organizations, overlapping roles, and diversity of responsibilities. The present study aims to investigate and analyze the net...

    Authors: Rohaneh Rahimisadegh, Somayeh Noori Hekmat, Mohammad Hossein Mehrolhassani and Mohammad Jafari Sirizi
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:16
  42. Utu is a Kiswahili term with a long history of cultural significance in Tanzania. It conveys a value system of shared, collective humanity. While variants of Utu have been studied in other contexts, a measure ...

    Authors: Megan Cherewick, Ronald E. Dahl, Daphna Rubin, Jenn A. Leiferman and Prosper F. Njau
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:15
  43. The call for decolonization in global health is growing alongside China’s increasing involvement in the field. This perspective paper presents and extends with a further literature review of a dialogue with St...

    Authors: Yu Tang, Feifei Zhang and Dong Roman Xu
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:14
  44. Due to slum dwellers' deprivation, they are more likely to develop Type 2 Diabetes (T2D) and its complications. Type 2 Diabetes is a long-life disease that requires continuous health care utilization. One of t...

    Authors: Fawzieh Ghammari, Rahim Khodayari-zarnaq, Habib Jalilian and Masumeh Gholizadeh
    Citation: Global Health Research and Policy 2023 8:13

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