Availability and readiness of healthcare facilities and their effects on antenatal care services uptake in Bangladesh
This study aimed to examine the influence ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 5, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Md. Nuruzzaman Khan, Md. Badsha Alam, Atika Rahman Chowdhury, Md. Awal Kabir and Md. Mostaured Ali Khan Tags: Research Source Type: research

The impact of health insurance on maternal and reproductive health service utilization and financial protection in low- and lower middle-income countries: a systematic review of the evidence
Low- and middle-income countries have committed to achieving universal health coverage (UHC) as a means to enhance access to services and improve financial protection. One of the key health financing reforms t... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 5, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Joseph Kazibwe, Phuong Bich Tran, Andrea Hannah Kaiser, Simon Peter Kasagga, Felix Masiye, Bj örn Ekman and Jesper Sundewall Tags: Research Source Type: research

Developing a questionnaire to evaluate an automated audit & feedback intervention: a Rand-modified Delphi method
Audit and feedback (A&F) is a widely used implementation strategy to evaluate and improve medical practice. The optimal design of an A&F system is uncertain and structured process evaluations are currently lac... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 5, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Ine Van den Wyngaert, Gijs Van Pottelbergh, Kristien Coteur, Bert Vaes and Steve Van den Bulck Tags: Research Source Type: research

Impact of burnout and professional fulfillment on intent to leave among pediatric physicians: The findings of a quality improvement initiative
Physician burnout is rampant, and physician retention is increasingly hard. It is unclear how burnout impacts intent to leave an organization. We sought to determine how physician burnout and professional fulf... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 5, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: R. Thomas Collins II, Aric Schadler, Hong Huang, Scottie B. Day and John A. Bauer Tags: Research Source Type: research

Barriers and facilitators to guideline for the management of pediatric off-label use of drugs in China: a qualitative descriptive study
This study aims to understand professional health manag... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 5, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Min Meng, Jiale Hu, Xiao Liu, Min Tian, Wenjuan Lei, Enmei Liu, Zhu Han, Qiu Li and Yaolong Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Adaptation and qualitative evaluation of the BETTER intervention for chronic disease prevention and screening by public health nurses in low income neighbourhoods: views of community residents
The BETTER intervention is an effective comprehensive evidence-based program for chronic disease prevention and screening (CDPS) delivered by trained prevention practitioners (PPs), a new role in primary care.... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 4, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Mary Ann O ’Brien, Aisha Lofters, Becky Wall, Regina Elliott, Tutsirai Makuwaza, Mary-Anne Pietrusiak, Eva Grunfeld, Bernadette Riordan, Cathie Snider, Andrew D. Pinto, Donna Manca, Nicolette Sopcak, Sylvie D. Cornacchi, Joanne Huizinga, Kawsika Sivayog Tags: Research Source Type: research

Understanding health system resilience in responding to COVID-19 pandemic: experiences and lessons from an evolving context of federalization in Nepal
The COVID-19 pandemic has tested the resilience capacities of health systems worldwide and highlighted the need to understand the concept, pathways, and elements of resilience in different country contexts. In... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 4, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Shophika Regmi, Maria Paola Bertone, Prabita Shrestha, Suprich Sapkota, Abriti Arjyal, Tim Martineau, Joanna Raven, Sophie Witter and Sushil Baral Tags: Research Source Type: research

Equitable access to quality injury care; Equi-Injury project protocol for prioritizing interventions in four low- or middle-income countries: a mixed method study
Equitable access to quality care after injury is an essential step for improved health outcomes in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). We introduce the Equi-Injury project, in which we will use integrate... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 4, 2024 Category: General Medicine Tags: Study Protocol Source Type: research

A service mapping exercise of four health and social care staff mental health and wellbeing services, Resilience Hubs, to describe health service provision and interventions
NHS England funded 40 Mental Health and Wellbeing Hubs to support health and social care staff affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. We aimed to document variations in how national guidance was adapted to the loc... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 4, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Kate Allsopp, Filippo Varese, Paul French, Ellie Young, Hannah White, Priscilla Chung, Jessica Davey, Alysha A. Hassan, Sally-Anne Wright, Alan Barrett, Gita Bhutani, Katherine McGuirk, Gemma Shields, Fay Huntley, Joanne Jordan, Aleix Rowlandson & hellip; Tags: Research Source Type: research

Advance directives in the emergency department –a systematic review of the status quo
Providing individualised healthcare in line with patient wishes is a particular challenge for emergency healthcare professionals. Documentation of patient wishes (DPW), e.g. as advance directives, can guide cl... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 3, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Vincent Weber, Aurelia H übner, Sandra Pflock, Lukas Schamberger, Rajan Somasundaram, Lennert Boehm, Wolfgang Bauer and Eva Diehl-Wiesenecker Tags: Research Source Type: research

Empowerment of individuals in Iranian health systems: a qualitative study using the Z-cognitive map approach
The empowerment of people is considered as one of the most effective approaches in national healthcare systems. Identifying the effective criteria for this empowerment approach can be useful for planning enhan... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 3, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Mostafa Izadi and Hamidreza Seiti Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cost-effectiveness of intraoperative radiation therapy versus intensity-modulated radiation therapy for the treatment of early breast cancer: a disinvestment analysis
Adjuvant radiotherapy represents a key component in curative-intent treatment for early-stage breast cancer patients. In recent years, two accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) techniques are preferred... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 3, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Carlos Mu ñoz-Montecinos, Catalina González-Browne, Felipe Maza, Diego Carreño-Leiton, Pablo González, Badir Chahuan and Camila Quirland Tags: Research Source Type: research

Co-development of a training programme on disability for healthcare workers in Uganda
Approximately 1.3 billion people worldwide face barriers in accessing inclusive healthcare due to disabilities, leading to worse health outcomes, particularly in low and middle-income countries (LMIC). However... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 3, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Tracey Smythe, Andrew Sentoogo Ssemata, Sande Slivesteri, Femke Bannink Mbazzi and Hannah Kuper Tags: Research Source Type: research

Is it possible to make ‘living’ guidelines? An evaluation of the Australian Living Stroke Guidelines
Keeping best practice guidelines up-to-date with rapidly emerging research evidence is challenging. ‘Living guidelines’ approaches enable continual incorporation of new research, assisting healthcare professio... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 3, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Louise Wiles, Peter D Hibbert, Yvonne Zurynski, Carolynn L. Smith, Gaston Arnolda, Louise A. Ellis, Rebecca Lake, Brona Nic Giolla Easpaig, Charlotte Molloy, Sandy Middleton, Jeffrey Braithwaite, Kelvin Hill and Tari Turner Tags: Research Source Type: research

Capturing artificial intelligence applications ’ value proposition in healthcare – a qualitative research study
Artificial intelligence (AI) applications pave the way for innovations in the healthcare (HC) industry. However, their adoption in HC organizations is still nascent as organizations often face a fragmented and... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 3, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Jasmin Hennrich, Eva Ritz, Peter Hofmann and Nils Urbach Tags: Research Source Type: research