Analyzing the impact of a state concussion law using an autoregressive integrated moving average intervention analysis
Existing studies analyzing the impact of state concussion laws have found an increase in concussion-related medical encounters post-law, in some instances, such increases were observed during the pre-law perio... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 24, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Lihong Huang, Lindsay Sullivan and Jingzhen Yang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The effects of changes in distance to nearest health facility on under-5 mortality and health care utilization in rural Malawi, 1980 –1998
Despite important progress, the burden of under-5 mortality remains unacceptably high, with an estimated 5.3 million deaths in 2018. Lack of access to health care is a major risk factor for under-5 mortality, ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 24, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: John P. Quattrochi, Kenneth Hill, Joshua A. Salomon and Marcia C. Castro Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Interventions for prudent antibiotic use in primary healthcare: an econometric analysis
Rational antibiotic prescribing is crucial to combat antibiotic resistance. Optimal strategies to improve antibiotic use are not known. Strama, the Swedish strategic program against antibiotic resistance, has ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Elina Lampi, Fredrik Carlsson, P är-Daniel Sundvall, Marcela Jaime Torres, Peter Ulleryd, Christina Åhrén and Gunnar Jacobsson Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Closing the loop on test results to reduce communication failures: a rapid review of evidence, practice and patient perspectives
This article aims to synthesise review evidence, practice insights and patient perspectives addressing pr... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Breanna Wright, Alyse Lennox, Mark L. Graber and Peter Bragge Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Reduction of routine use of radiography in patients with ankle fractures leads to lower costs and has no impact on clinical outcome: an economic evaluation
To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of a reduction in the number of routine radiographs in the follow-up of patients with ankle fractures. (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: P. van Gerven, J. M. van Dongen, S. M. Rubinstein, M. F. Termaat, M. El Moumni, W. P. Zuidema, P. Krijnen, I. B. Schipper and M. W. van Tulder Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The psychometric properties of the respectful maternity care (RMC) for an Iranian population
The absence of Respectful Maternity Care (RMC) deters mothers from seeking maternity care services. Given the importance of RMC and the lack of a standard tool for its assessment in Iran, the present study was... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Khadije Hajizadeh, Mohammad Asghari Jafarabadi, Maryam Vaezi, Shahla Meedya, Sakineh Mohammad-Alizadeh-Charandabi and Mojgan Mirghafourvand Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Challenges and prospects for implementation of community health volunteers ’ digital health solutions in Kenya: a qualitative study
The value of digital health technologies in delivering vital health care interventions, especially in low resource settings is increasingly appreciated. We co-developed and tested a decision support mobile hea... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Pauline Bakibinga, Eva Kamande, Lyagamula Kisia, Milka Omuya, Dennis J. Matanda and Catherine Kyobutungi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Study protocol for the implementation of the Gabby Preconception Care System - an evidence-based, health information technology intervention for Black and African American women
Improving the health of women before pregnancy and throughout a woman ’s lifespan could mitigate disparities and improve the health and wellbeing of women, infants and children. The preconception period is impo... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Angela Wangari Walter, Clevanne Julce, Nireesha Sidduri, Leanne Yinusa-Nyahkoon, Jessica Howard, Matthew Reichert, Timothy Bickmore and Brian W. Jack Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Preparedness of outpatient health facilities for ambulatory treatment with all-oral short DR-TB treatment regimens in Zhytomyr, Ukraine: a cross-sectional study
Ukraine has a high burden of drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB). Mental health problems, including alcohol use disorder, are common co-morbidities. One in five DR-TB patients has human immunodeficiency virus ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Tinne Gils, Chinmay Laxmeshwar, Marve Duka, Khachatur Malakyan, Olga Valentinovna Siomak, Vitaly Stephanovich Didik, Natalia Lytvynenko, Yana Terleeva, Dmytri Donchuk and Petros Isaakidis Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The influence of personal communities in understanding avoidable emergency department attendance: qualitative study
Use of emergency department (ED) care globally seems to be increasing at a faster rate than population growth (Baker, House of Commons Library. Accident and Emergency Statistics, Demand, Performance, 2017). In... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Gemma McKenna, Anne Rogers, Sandra Walker and Catherine Pope Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Community health worker motivation to perform systematic household contact tuberculosis investigation in a high burden metropolitan district in South Africa
South Africa faces a chronic shortage of professional health workers. Accordingly, community health workers (CHWs) are being employed to mitigate the ongoing health workforce deficiencies. As increased access ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Gladys Kigozi, Christo Heunis and Michelle Engelbrecht Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Trends, determinants and differences in antibiotic use in 68 residential aged care homes in Australia, 2014 –2017: a longitudinal analysis of electronic health record data
Internationally, point prevalence surveys are the main source of antibiotic use data in residential aged care (RAC). Our objective was to describe temporal trends in antibiotic use and antibiotics flagged for ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: M. Z. Raban, K. E. Lind, R. O. Day, L. Gray, A. Georgiou and J. I. Westbrook Tags: Research article Source Type: research

What makes advocacy work? Stakeholders ’ voices and insights from prioritisation of maternal and child health programme in Nigeria
The Nigerian government introduced and implemented a health programme to improve maternal and child health (MCH) called Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment programme for MCH (SURE-P/MCH). It ran from 2012 and... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Benjamin Uzochukwu, Chioma Onyedinma, Chinyere Okeke, Obinna Onwujekwe, Ana Manzano, Bassey Ebenso, Enyi Etiaba, Nkoli Ezuma and Tolib Mirzoev Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Type of Track and Trigger system and incidence of in-hospital cardiac arrest: an observational registry-based study
Failure to recognise and respond to patient deterioration on hospital wards is a common cause of healthcare-related harm. If patients are not rescued and suffer a cardiac arrest as a result then only around 15... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Helen Hogan, Andrew Hutchings, Jerome Wulff, Catherine Carver, Elizabeth Holdsworth, Jerry Nolan, John Welch, David Harrison and Nick Black Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Minimum volume standards in day surgery: a systematic review
The aim was to find out if and for what indications are minimum volume standards (MVS) applied in the day surgery setting and whether the application of MVS improves patient relevant outcomes. (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Michal Stanak and Christoph Strohmaier Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: A pain relieving reimbursement program? Effects of a value-based reimbursement program on patient reported outcome measures
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 17, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Th érèse Eriksson, Hans Tropp, Ann-Britt Wiréhn and Lars-Åke Levin Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Health-care access and utilization among individuals with low back pain in Iran: a WHO-ILAR COPCORD study
Low back pain (LBP) is a major contributor to chronic pain and disability. The purpose of this study was to evaluate health-care access and utilization among patients with LBP in Iran. We also sought to study ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 17, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Seyedeh Tahereh Faezi, Azarakhsh Baghdadi, Mohammad Nejadhosseinian, Maziar Moradi-Lakeh, Mir Saeed Yekaninejad, Kourosh Holakoui, Nasrin Moghimi, Mahnaz Sandoughi, Ali Dehghan, Arash Tehrani Banihashemi, Maryam Ghadimi and Fereydoun Davatchi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Strategic management in local hospital markets: service duplication or service differentiation
The purpose of this study is to assess the influences of market structure on hospitals ’ strategic decision to duplicate or differentiate services and to assess the relationship of duplication and differentiati... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 17, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Hanh Q. Trinh Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Uptake of HIV testing among adolescents and associated adolescent-friendly services
HIV testing remains low among adolescents. Making public health services more adolescent-friendly is one strategy used to encourage testing. However, it remains unclear whether government-led initiatives have ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 17, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Rachel Kidman, Jennifer Waidler and Tia Palermo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Willingness of community based health insurance uptake and associated factors among urban residents of Oromia regional state, Oromia, Ethiopia, a cross-sectional study
Globally, Millions of people cannot use health services because of the fear of payment for the service at the time of service delivery. From the agenda of transformation and the current situation of urbanizati... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Alem Deksisa, Meyrema Abdo, Ebrahim Mohamed, Daniel Tolesa, Sileshi Garoma, Abate Zewdie, Melese Lami, Dinka Irena, Dereje Abdena and Hunde Lemi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Approaches of integrating the development of guidelines and quality indicators: a systematic review
Guidelines and quality indicators (for example as part of a quality assurance scheme) aim to improve health care delivery and health outcomes. Ideally, the development of quality indicators should be grounded ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Miranda W. Langendam, Thomas Piggott, Monika Nothacker, Arnav Agarwal, David Armstrong, Tejan Baldeh, Jeffrey Braithwaite, Carolina Castro Martins, Andrea Darzi, Itziar Etxeandia, Ivan Florez, Jan Hoving, Samer G. Karam, Thomas K ötter, Joerg J. Meerpohl Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: General practitioners ’ and out-of-hours doctors’ role as gatekeeper in emergency admissions to somatic hospitals in Norway: registry-based observational study
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Jesper Blinkenberg, Sahar Pahlavanyali, Øystein Hetlevik, Hogne Sandvik and Steinar Hunskaar Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Training health providers to address unhealthy alcohol use in primary care: a cross-sectional, multicenter study
Health professionals ’ training is a key element to address unhealthy alcohol use in Primary Care (PC). Education about alcohol use can be effective in improving PC provider’s knowledge and skills addressing al... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 16, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Esperanza Romero-Rodr íguez, Luis Ángel Pérula de Torres, Roger Ruiz Moral, José Ángel Fernández García, Juan Manuel Parras Rejano, Ana Roldán Villalobos and Francisco Camarelles Guillem Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Personal selling in health and medicine: using sales agents to engage audiences
Personal selling —the use of sales agents to personally deliver messages to target audiences—is often not the first conveyance pathway that comes to mind when thinking about marketing communications in the heal... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 15, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: James K. Elrod and John L. Fortenberry Jr. Tags: Debate Source Type: research

Sales promotion in health and medicine: using incentives to stimulate patient interest and attention
Sales promotion —the use of incentives to encourage patronage—is a staple of marketing communications in the health services industry. Sales promotion applications commonly used by health services organizations... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 15, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: James K. Elrod and John L. Fortenberry Jr. Tags: Debate Source Type: research

Direct marketing in health and medicine: using direct mail, email marketing, and related communicative methods to engage patients
Direct marketing —the delivery of messages via mail, the Internet, and similar routes directly to consumers—is used extensively by healthcare organizations to attract and inform current and prospective patients... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 15, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: James K. Elrod and John L. Fortenberry Jr. Tags: Debate Source Type: research

Response hierarchy models and their application in health and medicine: understanding the hierarchy of effects
Successful patient engagement pursuits naturally require healthcare providers to possess a detailed understanding of their target audiences, with one of the most important processes to comprehend being the man... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 15, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: James K. Elrod and John L. Fortenberry Jr. Tags: Debate Source Type: research

The training and support needs of 22 programme directors of community-based childhood obesity interventions based on the EPODE approach: an online survey across programmes in 18 countries
Tackling childhood obesity is complex and requires a community-based approach implemented in multiple environments. It is known from literature that knowledgeable and skilled professionals are essential to imp... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 15, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Jorien J. Slot-Heijs, Dorine C. M. Collard, Simone Pettigrew, Jan Vinck, Dennis Edell, Armando Barriguete and Tommy L. S. Visscher Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Synergy of policies to strengthen primary care: evidence from a national repeated cross-sectional study
People bypass primary healthcare (PHC) institutions to seek expensive healthcare at high-level hospitals, leading to escalating medical costs and inefficient use of resources. In 2009, China launched nationwid... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Yinzi Jin, Jin Xu, Weiming Zhu, Yaoguang Zhang, Ling Xu and Qingyue Meng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

What works, why and how? A scoping review and logic model of rural clinical placements for allied health students
Allied health services are core to the improvement in health outcomes for remote and rural residents. Substantial infrastructure has been put into place to facilitate rural work-ready allied health practitione... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Anna Moran, Susan Nancarrow, Catherine Cosgrave, Anna Griffith and Rhiannon Memery Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Introduction of medication review and medication report in Swedish hospital and primary care, using a theory-based implementation strategy
The development of routines regarding medication is important to avoid medication-related harm. Medication review and medication reports have earlier been found to be effective, but their implementation is not... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Siw Carlfjord, Eva Malmberg and Carina Skoglund Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The relationship between a microfinance-based healthcare delivery platform, health insurance coverage, health screenings, and disease management in rural Western Kenya
Structural barriers often prevent rural Kenyans from receiving healthcare and diagnostic testing. The Bridging Income Generation through grouP Integrated Care (BIGPIC) Family intervention facilitates microfina... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Molly Rosenberg, James Akiruga Amisi, Daria Szkwarko, Dan N. Tran, Becky Genberg, Maya Luetke, Sina Kianersi, Jane Namae, Jeremiah Laktabai and Sonak Pastakia Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Lowered blood pressure targets identify new, uncontrolled hypertensive cases: patient characteristics and implications for services in Thailand
This study shows the change in proport... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Naphassanan Charoensab, Kanokporn Pinyopornpanish, Phaviga Thangsuk, Wichuda Jiraporncharoen and Chaisiri Angkurawaranon Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Factors associated with conducting planning for secondary oral health care services in Brazil
Planning in health services specifically aims to improve the health status of a given population, guaranteeing access with equity and justice, as well as streamlining the response of the health system to the n... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Edson Hilan Gomes de Lucena, R ênnis Oliveira da Silva, Carolina Dantas Rocha Xavier de Lucena, Amalia Issufo Mepatia, Yuri Wanderley Cavalcanti, Paulo Savio Angeiras de Goes and Maria Fátima de Sousa Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Factors influencing the use of video interpretation compared to in-person interpretation in hospitals: a qualitative study
Facilitating access to professional interpretation services is key to equitable hospital care for migrants with limited language proficiency; however, interpreter underuse has been documented. The factors that... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Eli Feiring and Stine Westdahl Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Identifying integration and differentiation in a Hospital ’s logistical system: a social network analysis of a case study
Integration, the coordination and alignment of tasks, has been promoted widely in order to improve the performance of hospitals. Both organization theory and social network analysis offer perspectives on integ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Annelies van der Ham, Frits van Merode, Dirk Ruwaard and Arno van Raak Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Testing proposed quality measures for treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome: feasibility, magnitude of quality gaps, and reliability
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and American Society for Surgery of the Hand recently proposed three quality measures for carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS): Measure 1 - Discouraging routine use of Magn... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Alex H. S. Harris, Esther L. Meerwijk, Qian Ding, Amber W. Trickey, Andrea K. Finlay, Eric M. Schmidt, Catherine M. Curtin, Erika D. Sears, Teryl K. Nuckols and Robin N. Kamal Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Developing a consolidated research framework for clinical allied health professionals practising in the UK
Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) form a significant part of the healthcare workforce and have great potential to improve services through research and research-informed practice. However, there is a lack of ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Jennifer Harris, Kate Grafton and Jo Cooke Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Determinants of antenatal care dropout among mothers who gave birth in the last six months in BAHIR Dar ZURIA WOREDA community; mixed designs
Antenatal care is the care provides for a pregnant mother to improve the health of the mother and her baby. But in the World including Ethiopia still, mothers do not receive the required number of antenatal ca... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 10, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Yibeltal Alemu Bekele, Tadesse Ejigu Tafere, Amanu Aragaw Emiru and Henok Biresaw Netsere Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Young medical doctors ’ perspectives on professionalism: a qualitative study conducted in public hospitals in Pakistan
This study explores the perspectives of y... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 10, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Aisha Jalil, Qaisar Khalid Mahmood and Florian Fischer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Geographical and socioeconomic inequalities in the utilization of maternal healthcare services in Nigeria: 2003 –2017
This study examines the geographical and socioeconomic inequalities in maternal heal... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 10, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Chijioke Okoli, Mohammad Hajizadeh, Mohammad Mafizur Rahman and Rasheda Khanam Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Health care providers ’ weight management practices for adolescent obesity and alignment with clinical practice guidelines: a multi-centre, qualitative study
Clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) include evidence-based recommendations for managing obesity in adolescents. However, information on how health care providers (HCPs) implement these recommendations in day-t... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 10, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: M. Kebbe, A. Perez, A. Buchholz, S. D. Scott, T.-L. F. McHugh, M. P. Dyson and G.D.C. Ball Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Representativeness of personality and involvement preferences in a web-based survey on healthcare decision-making
Obtaining a sample that is representative of the group of interest is of utmost importance in questionnaire studies. In a survey using a state authorized web-portal for citizen communication with authorities, ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 10, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: S øren Birkeland, Thea Linkhorst, Anders Haakonsson, Michael John Barry and Sören Möller Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: What has been the progress in addressing financial risk in Uganda? Analysis of catastrophe and impoverishment due to health payments
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 8, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Brendan Kwesiga, Tom Aliti, Pamela Nabukhonzo, Susan Najuko, Peter Byawaka, Justine Hsu, John E. Ataguba and Grace Kabaniha Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Trends in the use of computerized physician order entry by health-system affiliated ambulatory clinics in the United States, 2014 –2016
Computerized provider order entry (CPOE) can help providers deliver better quality care. We aimed to understand recent trends in use of CPOE by health system-affiliated ambulatory clinics. (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Shira H. Fischer, Robert S. Rudin, Yunfeng Shi, Paul Shekelle, Alejandro Amill-Rosario, Dennis Scanlon and Cheryl L. Damberg Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Knowledge of pharmacy workers on antihypertensive and anticonvulsant drugs for managing pre-eclampsia and eclampsia in Bangladesh
This study examined pharmacy workers... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Shongkour Roy, Kanij Sultana, Sharif Mohammed Ismail Hossain, Pooja Sripad and Charlotte E. Warren Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of health insurance program for the poor on out-of-pocket inpatient care cost in India: evidence from a nationally representative cross-sectional survey
In India, Out-of-pocket expenses accounts for about 62.6% of total health expenditure - one of the highest in the world. Lack of health insurance coverage and inadequate coverage are important reasons for high... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Shyamkumar Sriram and M. Mahmud Khan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The influence of patient race on the use of diagnostic imaging in United States emergency departments: data from the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care survey
An established body of literature has shown evidence of implicit bias in the health care system on the basis of patient race and ethnicity that contributes to well documented disparities in outcomes. However, ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Andrew B. Ross, Vivek Kalia, Brian Y. Chan and Geng Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Factors influencing mothers ’ health care seeking behaviour for their children: evidence from 31 countries in sub-Saharan Africa
Almost half of the estimated 5.3 million deaths of under-five children in 2018 occurred in sub-Saharan Africa with morbidity contributing substantially to these deaths. Seeking medical care for children has be... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Sulaimon T. Adedokun and Sanni Yaya Tags: Research article Source Type: research

An exploration of the experiences of GP registrar supervisors in small rural communities: a qualitative study
In Australia registrar training to become a general practitioner (GP) involves three to four years of supervised learning with at least 50% of GP registrars training wholly in rural areas. In particular rural ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - September 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Danielle Couch, Belinda O ’Sullivan, Deborah Russell, Matthew McGrail, Glen Wallace and Michael Bentley Tags: Research article Source Type: research