Integrating China in the International Consortium for Personalised Medicine: a position paper on innovation and digitalization in Personalized Medicine
The advent of Personalized Medicine (PM) holds significant promise in revolutionizing healthcare by tailoring treatments to individual patients based on their data. However, its successful implementation requi... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 14, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Flavia Beccia, Marzia Di Marcantonio, Francesco Andrea Causio, Lena Schleicher, Lili Wang, Chiara Cadeddu, Walter Ricciardi and Stefania Boccia Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction: Intimate partner violence and its associations among HIV-infected MSM with new drug abuse in Jinan, China
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Source: BMC Public Health - February 14, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Yong Yu, Huiling Cai, Xi Chen, Fuqun Xiao, Keke Qin and Jiahong Li Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Psychometric properties of the Chinese version of the Gudjonsson compliance scale: scale validation and associations with mental health
Trait compliance involves people reacting favorably to demands made by others across different situations. This may lead to susceptibility to external pressures, exploitation, and manipulation. Moreover, trait... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 14, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Yaming Hang, Gisli H. Gudjonsson, Yingying Yao, Yi Feng and Zhihong Qiao Tags: Research Source Type: research

An integrated FoodNet in North East India: fostering one health approach to fortify public health
Food safety is a critical factor in promoting public health and nutrition, especially in developing countries like India, which experience several foodborne disease outbreaks, often with multidrug-resistant pa... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 13, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Madhuchhanda Das, Venencia Albert, Samaresh Das, Karma Gurmey Dolma, Tapan Majumdar, Pranjal Jyoti Baruah, Suranjana Chaliha Hazarika, Basumoti Apum and Thandavarayan Ramamurthy Tags: Research Source Type: research

Trajectories of mental health outcomes following COVID-19 infection: a prospective longitudinal study
The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered a global mental health crisis. Yet, we know little about the lasting effects of COVID-19 infection on mental health. This prospective longitudinal study aimed to investigate... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 13, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Farzaneh Badinlou, Fatemeh Rahimian, Maria Hedman-Lagerl öf, Tobias Lundgren, Tamar Abzhandadze and Markus Jansson-Fröjmark Tags: Research Source Type: research

Economic and social determinants of health care utilization during the first wave of COVID-19 pandemic among adults in Ghana: a population-based cross-sectional study
This study assessed the social and economic determinants of healthcare utilization during the first wave of COVID-19 among adults in Ghana. (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 13, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Martin Amogre Ayanore, Martin Adjuik, Roberto Ariel Abelda ño Zuñiga, Paul Amuna, Oliver Ezechi, Brandon Brown, Benjamin Uzochukwu, Nourhan M. Aly, Mir Faeq Ali Quadri, Bamidele Olubukola Popoola, Anthonia Omotola Ishabiyi, Passent Ellakany, Muhammad Ab Tags: Research Source Type: research

Global burden of pancreatic cancer attributable to metabolic risks from 1990 to 2019, with projections of mortality to 2030
This study aimed to present global, regional and national data on mortality and disability-adjusted life-year (DALY) for pancreatic canc... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 13, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ru He, Wenkai Jiang, Chenyu Wang, Xiao Li and Wence Zhou Tags: Research Source Type: research

How do urban green spaces influence heat-related mortality in elderly? A realist synthesis
An important consequence of climate change for urban health is heat-related mortality. Vulnerable groups, especially elderly, will be the most affected. A solution put forward in many reports and policy docume... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 13, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tom Cornu, Bruno Marchal and Dimitri Renmans Tags: Research Source Type: research

Zinc provides new clue for why loud noise causes hearing loss
Exposing mice to continuous loud noises changed the zinc levels in their inner ears, while a zinc-trapping compound helped prevent some of the damage (Source: New Scientist - Health)
Source: New Scientist - Health - February 12, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: research

Cost-effectiveness of edaravone dexborneol versus dl-3-n-butylphthalide for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke: a Chinese health care perspective
Edaravone dexborneol and dl-3-n-butylphthalide are two innovative brain cytoprotective drugs from China that have been approved and widely prescribed for acute ischemic stroke, and the cost of the two drugs ar... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 12, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jianchun Li, Weihan Cao, Fei Zhao and Pengfei Jin Tags: Research Source Type: research

The association between fear of progression and medical coping strategies among people living with HIV: a cross-sectional study
Due to the chronic nature of HIV, mental health has become a critical concern in people living with HIV (PLWHIV). However, little knowledge exists about the association between fear of progression (FoP) and me... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 12, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Bing Li, Xiaoli Lin, Suling Chen, Zhe Qian, Houji Wu, Guichan Liao, Hongjie Chen, Zixin Kang, Jie Peng and Guangyu Liang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Investigation of infant deaths associated with critical congenital heart diseases; 2018 –2021, Türkiye
The aim of this study was to examine the characteristics of infant mortality associated with critical congenital heart disease (CCHD). (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 12, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nilg ün Çaylan, Sıddika Songül Yalçin, Başak Tezel, Oben Üner, Şirin Aydin and Fatih Kara Tags: Research Source Type: research

Association between metabolic syndrome and myocardial infarction among patients with excess body weight: a systematic review and meta-analysis
This study aimed to perf... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 12, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Zahra Sedaghat, Soheila Khodakarim, Seyed Aria Nejadghaderi and Siamak Sabour Tags: Research Source Type: research

The interaction of perfluoroalkyl acids and a family history of diabetes on arthritis: analyses of 2011 –2018 NHANES
Whether a family history of diabetes (FHD) and exposure to perfluoroalkyl acids (PFAAs) are correlated with an increased risk of developing arthritis remains unclear. This cross-sectional study was conducted t... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 12, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Shuting Yang, Xuqi Li and Zhengdong Jiang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cost of illness due to respiratory syncytial virus acute lower respiratory tract infection among infants hospitalized in Argentina
This study aimed to estimate the cost per episode of hospital admissions due to RSV se... (Source: BMC Public Health)
Source: BMC Public Health - February 10, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Julia Dvorkin, Emiliano Sosa, Elizabeth Vodicka, Ranju Baral, Andrea Sancilio, Karina Due ñas, Andrea Rodriguez, Carlos Rojas-Roque, Patricia B. Carruitero, Fernando P. Polack, Clint Pecenka, Romina Libster and Mauricio T. Caballero Tags: Research Source Type: research