Our Valuable Contributors: Reviewers of 2020
J Prev Med Public Health. 2021 Mar;54(2):85. doi: 10.3961/jpmph.21.108. Epub 2021 Mar 31.NO ABSTRACTPMID:33845527 | PMC:PMC8046609 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.21.108 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sung-Il Cho Source Type: research

Associations Between General Perceptions of COVID-19 and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Korean Hospital Workers: Effect Modification by Previous Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Experience and Occupational Type
CONCLUSIONS: During the COVID-19 pandemic, non-medical personnel tended to have higher odds of being categorized as having PTSD. Workers with prior MERS-CoV experience were more susceptible than those without such experience. These findings suggest the need for timely interventions to manage human resources for a sustainable quarantine system.PMID:33845528 | PMC:PMC8046607 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.540 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Youngrong Lee Kwanghyun Kim Sungjin Park Sun Jae Jung Source Type: research

Prevalence of Sarcopenia Among the Elderly in Korea: A Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSIONS: This meta-analysis is the first to estimate the pooled prevalence of sarcopenia in elderly Koreans, and its findings suggest that sarcopenia is common in this population. Therefore, attention should be paid to the prevention and control of sarcopenia.PMID:33845529 | PMC:PMC8046603 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.21.046 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Yoo Jin Choo Min Cheol Chang Source Type: research

The Burden of Stroke in Kurdistan Province, Iran From 2011 to 2017
CONCLUSIONS: The burden of stroke is increasing in Kurdistan Province. Since health services in Iran are based on treatment, steps are needed to revise the current treatment services for stroke and to improve the quality of services. Policy-makers and managers of the health system need to plan to reduce the known risk factors for stroke in the community. In addition to preventive interventions, efficient and up-to-date interventions are recommended for the rapid diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients in hospitals. Along with therapeutic interventions, preventive interventions can help reduce the stroke burden.PMID:3384...
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Shahram Moradi Ghobad Moradi Bakhtiar Piroozi Source Type: research

Is Job Insecurity Worse for Mental Health Than Having a Part-time Job in Canada?
CONCLUSIONS: This study's findings imply that perceived job insecurity may be a critical factor for developing major depressive disorder, in both men and women workers.PMID:33845531 | PMC:PMC8046602 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.179 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Il-Ho Kim Cyu-Chul Choi Karen Urbanoski Jungwee Park Jiman Kim Source Type: research

Thirst for Information and Needs Reflections of Type 2 Diabetes Patients Receiving Insulin Treatment in North-East Ethiopia: A Qualitative Exploration
CONCLUSIONS: Patients' main concern was the absence of routine diabetes education, which necessitates urgent action to implement diabetes education programs, especially at health institutions.PMID:33845532 | PMC:PMC8046606 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.510 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ewunetie Mekashaw Bayked Birhanu Demeke Workneh Mesfin Haile Kahissay Source Type: research

Identification of Unmet Healthcare Needs: A National Survey in Thailand
CONCLUSIONS: Accessibility depends not only on health and welfare benefit coverage, but also on socioeconomic factors and the degree of convenience associated with visiting a hospital.PMID:33845533 | PMC:PMC8046608 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.318 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sukanya Chongthawonsatid Source Type: research

Factors Associated With Quitting Smoking in Indonesia
CONCLUSIONS: Female sex, being divorced, not chewing tobacco, and nicotine dependence increased the odds of quitting smoking and were associated with quitting smoking successfully. Regular and integrated attempts to quit smoking based on individuals' internal characteristics, tobacco use activity, and smoking behavior are needed to quit smoking.PMID:33845534 | PMC:PMC8046601 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.293 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rimawati Aulia Insani Sadarang Source Type: research

Factors Related to Regional Variation in the High-risk Drinking Rate in Korea: Using Quantile Regression
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this study suggest that local health programs for high-risk drinking are needed in areas with high local stress and high crude divorce rates.PMID:33845535 | PMC:PMC8046605 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.507 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Eun Su Kim Hae-Sung Nam Source Type: research

Reliability and Validity of a Life Course Passive Smoke Exposure Questionnaire in an Australian Cohort From Childhood to Adulthood
CONCLUSIONS: The retrospective passive smoking questionnaire showed reasonable reliability and validity. This measure may be useful for epidemiological studies.PMID:33845536 | PMC:PMC8046600 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.559 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Chigozie Ezegbe Costan G Magnussen Amanda Louise Neil Marie-Jeanne Buscot Terence Dwyer Alison Venn Seana Gall Source Type: research

Our Valuable Contributors: Reviewers of 2020
J Prev Med Public Health. 2021 Mar;54(2):85. doi: 10.3961/jpmph.21.108. Epub 2021 Mar 31.NO ABSTRACTPMID:33845527 | PMC:PMC8046609 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.21.108 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sung-Il Cho Source Type: research

Associations Between General Perceptions of COVID-19 and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Korean Hospital Workers: Effect Modification by Previous Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Experience and Occupational Type
CONCLUSIONS: During the COVID-19 pandemic, non-medical personnel tended to have higher odds of being categorized as having PTSD. Workers with prior MERS-CoV experience were more susceptible than those without such experience. These findings suggest the need for timely interventions to manage human resources for a sustainable quarantine system.PMID:33845528 | PMC:PMC8046607 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.540 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Youngrong Lee Kwanghyun Kim Sungjin Park Sun Jae Jung Source Type: research

Prevalence of Sarcopenia Among the Elderly in Korea: A Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSIONS: This meta-analysis is the first to estimate the pooled prevalence of sarcopenia in elderly Koreans, and its findings suggest that sarcopenia is common in this population. Therefore, attention should be paid to the prevention and control of sarcopenia.PMID:33845529 | PMC:PMC8046603 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.21.046 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Yoo Jin Choo Min Cheol Chang Source Type: research

The Burden of Stroke in Kurdistan Province, Iran From 2011 to 2017
CONCLUSIONS: The burden of stroke is increasing in Kurdistan Province. Since health services in Iran are based on treatment, steps are needed to revise the current treatment services for stroke and to improve the quality of services. Policy-makers and managers of the health system need to plan to reduce the known risk factors for stroke in the community. In addition to preventive interventions, efficient and up-to-date interventions are recommended for the rapid diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients in hospitals. Along with therapeutic interventions, preventive interventions can help reduce the stroke burden.PMID:3384...
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Shahram Moradi Ghobad Moradi Bakhtiar Piroozi Source Type: research

Is Job Insecurity Worse for Mental Health Than Having a Part-time Job in Canada?
CONCLUSIONS: This study's findings imply that perceived job insecurity may be a critical factor for developing major depressive disorder, in both men and women workers.PMID:33845531 | PMC:PMC8046602 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.179 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Il-Ho Kim Cyu-Chul Choi Karen Urbanoski Jungwee Park Jiman Kim Source Type: research

Thirst for Information and Needs Reflections of Type 2 Diabetes Patients Receiving Insulin Treatment in North-East Ethiopia: A Qualitative Exploration
CONCLUSIONS: Patients' main concern was the absence of routine diabetes education, which necessitates urgent action to implement diabetes education programs, especially at health institutions.PMID:33845532 | PMC:PMC8046606 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.510 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ewunetie Mekashaw Bayked Birhanu Demeke Workneh Mesfin Haile Kahissay Source Type: research

Identification of Unmet Healthcare Needs: A National Survey in Thailand
CONCLUSIONS: Accessibility depends not only on health and welfare benefit coverage, but also on socioeconomic factors and the degree of convenience associated with visiting a hospital.PMID:33845533 | PMC:PMC8046608 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.318 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sukanya Chongthawonsatid Source Type: research

Factors Associated With Quitting Smoking in Indonesia
CONCLUSIONS: Female sex, being divorced, not chewing tobacco, and nicotine dependence increased the odds of quitting smoking and were associated with quitting smoking successfully. Regular and integrated attempts to quit smoking based on individuals' internal characteristics, tobacco use activity, and smoking behavior are needed to quit smoking.PMID:33845534 | PMC:PMC8046601 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.293 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rimawati Aulia Insani Sadarang Source Type: research

Factors Related to Regional Variation in the High-risk Drinking Rate in Korea: Using Quantile Regression
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this study suggest that local health programs for high-risk drinking are needed in areas with high local stress and high crude divorce rates.PMID:33845535 | PMC:PMC8046605 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.507 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Eun Su Kim Hae-Sung Nam Source Type: research

Reliability and Validity of a Life Course Passive Smoke Exposure Questionnaire in an Australian Cohort From Childhood to Adulthood
CONCLUSIONS: The retrospective passive smoking questionnaire showed reasonable reliability and validity. This measure may be useful for epidemiological studies.PMID:33845536 | PMC:PMC8046600 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.559 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Chigozie Ezegbe Costan G Magnussen Amanda Louise Neil Marie-Jeanne Buscot Terence Dwyer Alison Venn Seana Gall Source Type: research

Our Valuable Contributors: Reviewers of 2020
J Prev Med Public Health. 2021 Mar;54(2):85. doi: 10.3961/jpmph.21.108. Epub 2021 Mar 31.NO ABSTRACTPMID:33845527 | PMC:PMC8046609 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.21.108 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sung-Il Cho Source Type: research

Associations Between General Perceptions of COVID-19 and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Korean Hospital Workers: Effect Modification by Previous Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Experience and Occupational Type
CONCLUSIONS: During the COVID-19 pandemic, non-medical personnel tended to have higher odds of being categorized as having PTSD. Workers with prior MERS-CoV experience were more susceptible than those without such experience. These findings suggest the need for timely interventions to manage human resources for a sustainable quarantine system.PMID:33845528 | PMC:PMC8046607 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.540 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Youngrong Lee Kwanghyun Kim Sungjin Park Sun Jae Jung Source Type: research

Prevalence of Sarcopenia Among the Elderly in Korea: A Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSIONS: This meta-analysis is the first to estimate the pooled prevalence of sarcopenia in elderly Koreans, and its findings suggest that sarcopenia is common in this population. Therefore, attention should be paid to the prevention and control of sarcopenia.PMID:33845529 | PMC:PMC8046603 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.21.046 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Yoo Jin Choo Min Cheol Chang Source Type: research

The Burden of Stroke in Kurdistan Province, Iran From 2011 to 2017
CONCLUSIONS: The burden of stroke is increasing in Kurdistan Province. Since health services in Iran are based on treatment, steps are needed to revise the current treatment services for stroke and to improve the quality of services. Policy-makers and managers of the health system need to plan to reduce the known risk factors for stroke in the community. In addition to preventive interventions, efficient and up-to-date interventions are recommended for the rapid diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients in hospitals. Along with therapeutic interventions, preventive interventions can help reduce the stroke burden.PMID:3384...
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Shahram Moradi Ghobad Moradi Bakhtiar Piroozi Source Type: research

Is Job Insecurity Worse for Mental Health Than Having a Part-time Job in Canada?
CONCLUSIONS: This study's findings imply that perceived job insecurity may be a critical factor for developing major depressive disorder, in both men and women workers.PMID:33845531 | PMC:PMC8046602 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.179 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Il-Ho Kim Cyu-Chul Choi Karen Urbanoski Jungwee Park Jiman Kim Source Type: research

Thirst for Information and Needs Reflections of Type 2 Diabetes Patients Receiving Insulin Treatment in North-East Ethiopia: A Qualitative Exploration
CONCLUSIONS: Patients' main concern was the absence of routine diabetes education, which necessitates urgent action to implement diabetes education programs, especially at health institutions.PMID:33845532 | PMC:PMC8046606 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.510 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ewunetie Mekashaw Bayked Birhanu Demeke Workneh Mesfin Haile Kahissay Source Type: research

Identification of Unmet Healthcare Needs: A National Survey in Thailand
CONCLUSIONS: Accessibility depends not only on health and welfare benefit coverage, but also on socioeconomic factors and the degree of convenience associated with visiting a hospital.PMID:33845533 | PMC:PMC8046608 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.318 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sukanya Chongthawonsatid Source Type: research

Factors Associated With Quitting Smoking in Indonesia
CONCLUSIONS: Female sex, being divorced, not chewing tobacco, and nicotine dependence increased the odds of quitting smoking and were associated with quitting smoking successfully. Regular and integrated attempts to quit smoking based on individuals' internal characteristics, tobacco use activity, and smoking behavior are needed to quit smoking.PMID:33845534 | PMC:PMC8046601 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.293 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rimawati Aulia Insani Sadarang Source Type: research

Factors Related to Regional Variation in the High-risk Drinking Rate in Korea: Using Quantile Regression
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this study suggest that local health programs for high-risk drinking are needed in areas with high local stress and high crude divorce rates.PMID:33845535 | PMC:PMC8046605 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.507 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Eun Su Kim Hae-Sung Nam Source Type: research

Reliability and Validity of a Life Course Passive Smoke Exposure Questionnaire in an Australian Cohort From Childhood to Adulthood
CONCLUSIONS: The retrospective passive smoking questionnaire showed reasonable reliability and validity. This measure may be useful for epidemiological studies.PMID:33845536 | PMC:PMC8046600 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.559 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Chigozie Ezegbe Costan G Magnussen Amanda Louise Neil Marie-Jeanne Buscot Terence Dwyer Alison Venn Seana Gall Source Type: research

Our Valuable Contributors: Reviewers of 2020
J Prev Med Public Health. 2021 Mar;54(2):85. doi: 10.3961/jpmph.21.108. Epub 2021 Mar 31.NO ABSTRACTPMID:33845527 | PMC:PMC8046609 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.21.108 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sung-Il Cho Source Type: research

Associations Between General Perceptions of COVID-19 and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Korean Hospital Workers: Effect Modification by Previous Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Experience and Occupational Type
CONCLUSIONS: During the COVID-19 pandemic, non-medical personnel tended to have higher odds of being categorized as having PTSD. Workers with prior MERS-CoV experience were more susceptible than those without such experience. These findings suggest the need for timely interventions to manage human resources for a sustainable quarantine system.PMID:33845528 | PMC:PMC8046607 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.540 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Youngrong Lee Kwanghyun Kim Sungjin Park Sun Jae Jung Source Type: research

Prevalence of Sarcopenia Among the Elderly in Korea: A Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSIONS: This meta-analysis is the first to estimate the pooled prevalence of sarcopenia in elderly Koreans, and its findings suggest that sarcopenia is common in this population. Therefore, attention should be paid to the prevention and control of sarcopenia.PMID:33845529 | PMC:PMC8046603 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.21.046 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Yoo Jin Choo Min Cheol Chang Source Type: research

The Burden of Stroke in Kurdistan Province, Iran From 2011 to 2017
CONCLUSIONS: The burden of stroke is increasing in Kurdistan Province. Since health services in Iran are based on treatment, steps are needed to revise the current treatment services for stroke and to improve the quality of services. Policy-makers and managers of the health system need to plan to reduce the known risk factors for stroke in the community. In addition to preventive interventions, efficient and up-to-date interventions are recommended for the rapid diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients in hospitals. Along with therapeutic interventions, preventive interventions can help reduce the stroke burden.PMID:3384...
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Shahram Moradi Ghobad Moradi Bakhtiar Piroozi Source Type: research

Is Job Insecurity Worse for Mental Health Than Having a Part-time Job in Canada?
CONCLUSIONS: This study's findings imply that perceived job insecurity may be a critical factor for developing major depressive disorder, in both men and women workers.PMID:33845531 | PMC:PMC8046602 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.179 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Il-Ho Kim Cyu-Chul Choi Karen Urbanoski Jungwee Park Jiman Kim Source Type: research

Thirst for Information and Needs Reflections of Type 2 Diabetes Patients Receiving Insulin Treatment in North-East Ethiopia: A Qualitative Exploration
CONCLUSIONS: Patients' main concern was the absence of routine diabetes education, which necessitates urgent action to implement diabetes education programs, especially at health institutions.PMID:33845532 | PMC:PMC8046606 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.510 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ewunetie Mekashaw Bayked Birhanu Demeke Workneh Mesfin Haile Kahissay Source Type: research

Identification of Unmet Healthcare Needs: A National Survey in Thailand
CONCLUSIONS: Accessibility depends not only on health and welfare benefit coverage, but also on socioeconomic factors and the degree of convenience associated with visiting a hospital.PMID:33845533 | PMC:PMC8046608 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.318 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sukanya Chongthawonsatid Source Type: research

Factors Associated With Quitting Smoking in Indonesia
CONCLUSIONS: Female sex, being divorced, not chewing tobacco, and nicotine dependence increased the odds of quitting smoking and were associated with quitting smoking successfully. Regular and integrated attempts to quit smoking based on individuals' internal characteristics, tobacco use activity, and smoking behavior are needed to quit smoking.PMID:33845534 | PMC:PMC8046601 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.293 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rimawati Aulia Insani Sadarang Source Type: research

Factors Related to Regional Variation in the High-risk Drinking Rate in Korea: Using Quantile Regression
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this study suggest that local health programs for high-risk drinking are needed in areas with high local stress and high crude divorce rates.PMID:33845535 | PMC:PMC8046605 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.507 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Eun Su Kim Hae-Sung Nam Source Type: research

Reliability and Validity of a Life Course Passive Smoke Exposure Questionnaire in an Australian Cohort From Childhood to Adulthood
CONCLUSIONS: The retrospective passive smoking questionnaire showed reasonable reliability and validity. This measure may be useful for epidemiological studies.PMID:33845536 | PMC:PMC8046600 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.559 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Chigozie Ezegbe Costan G Magnussen Amanda Louise Neil Marie-Jeanne Buscot Terence Dwyer Alison Venn Seana Gall Source Type: research

Our Valuable Contributors: Reviewers of 2020
J Prev Med Public Health. 2021 Mar;54(2):85. doi: 10.3961/jpmph.21.108. Epub 2021 Mar 31.NO ABSTRACTPMID:33845527 | PMC:PMC8046609 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.21.108 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sung-Il Cho Source Type: research

Associations Between General Perceptions of COVID-19 and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Korean Hospital Workers: Effect Modification by Previous Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Experience and Occupational Type
CONCLUSIONS: During the COVID-19 pandemic, non-medical personnel tended to have higher odds of being categorized as having PTSD. Workers with prior MERS-CoV experience were more susceptible than those without such experience. These findings suggest the need for timely interventions to manage human resources for a sustainable quarantine system.PMID:33845528 | PMC:PMC8046607 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.540 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Youngrong Lee Kwanghyun Kim Sungjin Park Sun Jae Jung Source Type: research

Prevalence of Sarcopenia Among the Elderly in Korea: A Meta-Analysis
CONCLUSIONS: This meta-analysis is the first to estimate the pooled prevalence of sarcopenia in elderly Koreans, and its findings suggest that sarcopenia is common in this population. Therefore, attention should be paid to the prevention and control of sarcopenia.PMID:33845529 | PMC:PMC8046603 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.21.046 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Yoo Jin Choo Min Cheol Chang Source Type: research

The Burden of Stroke in Kurdistan Province, Iran From 2011 to 2017
CONCLUSIONS: The burden of stroke is increasing in Kurdistan Province. Since health services in Iran are based on treatment, steps are needed to revise the current treatment services for stroke and to improve the quality of services. Policy-makers and managers of the health system need to plan to reduce the known risk factors for stroke in the community. In addition to preventive interventions, efficient and up-to-date interventions are recommended for the rapid diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients in hospitals. Along with therapeutic interventions, preventive interventions can help reduce the stroke burden.PMID:3384...
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Shahram Moradi Ghobad Moradi Bakhtiar Piroozi Source Type: research

Is Job Insecurity Worse for Mental Health Than Having a Part-time Job in Canada?
CONCLUSIONS: This study's findings imply that perceived job insecurity may be a critical factor for developing major depressive disorder, in both men and women workers.PMID:33845531 | PMC:PMC8046602 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.179 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Il-Ho Kim Cyu-Chul Choi Karen Urbanoski Jungwee Park Jiman Kim Source Type: research

Thirst for Information and Needs Reflections of Type 2 Diabetes Patients Receiving Insulin Treatment in North-East Ethiopia: A Qualitative Exploration
CONCLUSIONS: Patients' main concern was the absence of routine diabetes education, which necessitates urgent action to implement diabetes education programs, especially at health institutions.PMID:33845532 | PMC:PMC8046606 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.510 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ewunetie Mekashaw Bayked Birhanu Demeke Workneh Mesfin Haile Kahissay Source Type: research

Identification of Unmet Healthcare Needs: A National Survey in Thailand
CONCLUSIONS: Accessibility depends not only on health and welfare benefit coverage, but also on socioeconomic factors and the degree of convenience associated with visiting a hospital.PMID:33845533 | PMC:PMC8046608 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.318 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sukanya Chongthawonsatid Source Type: research

Factors Associated With Quitting Smoking in Indonesia
CONCLUSIONS: Female sex, being divorced, not chewing tobacco, and nicotine dependence increased the odds of quitting smoking and were associated with quitting smoking successfully. Regular and integrated attempts to quit smoking based on individuals' internal characteristics, tobacco use activity, and smoking behavior are needed to quit smoking.PMID:33845534 | PMC:PMC8046601 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.293 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rimawati Aulia Insani Sadarang Source Type: research

Factors Related to Regional Variation in the High-risk Drinking Rate in Korea: Using Quantile Regression
CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this study suggest that local health programs for high-risk drinking are needed in areas with high local stress and high crude divorce rates.PMID:33845535 | PMC:PMC8046605 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.507 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Eun Su Kim Hae-Sung Nam Source Type: research

Reliability and Validity of a Life Course Passive Smoke Exposure Questionnaire in an Australian Cohort From Childhood to Adulthood
CONCLUSIONS: The retrospective passive smoking questionnaire showed reasonable reliability and validity. This measure may be useful for epidemiological studies.PMID:33845536 | PMC:PMC8046600 | DOI:10.3961/jpmph.20.559 (Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Chigozie Ezegbe Costan G Magnussen Amanda Louise Neil Marie-Jeanne Buscot Terence Dwyer Alison Venn Seana Gall Source Type: research