Author Index

A

  • Aghaei Hashjin, Asgar Application of Quality Assurance Strategies in Diagnostics and Clinical Support Services in Iranian Hospitals [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 653-661]
  • Agyepong, Irene Akua “Wood Already Touched by Fire is not Hard to Set Alight”; Comment on “Constraints to Applying Systems Thinking Concepts in Health Systems: A Regional Perspective from Surveying Stakeholders in Eastern Mediterranean Countries” [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 191-193]
  • Akbari Haghighi, Feyzollah Hospitals’ Readiness to Implement Clinical Governance [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 69-74]
  • Alawi, Sayed Alisha Long and Short Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) Training Courses in Afghanistan: A Cross-sectional Cohort Comparison of Post-Course Knowledge and Performance [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 143-152]
  • Alcaraz, Andrea Quality of Life in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients Requiring Insulin Treatment in Buenos Aires, Argentina: A Cross-Sectional Study [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 475-480]
  • Al Dhouyani, Bader Darwish Factors Associated with Pediatrician Attitudes over the Use of Complementary and Traditional Medicine on Children in Muscat, Oman [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 65-68]
  • Al Jafari, Mohammed Suweilem Factors Associated with Pediatrician Attitudes over the Use of Complementary and Traditional Medicine on Children in Muscat, Oman [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 65-68]
  • Alleyne, George Lessons and Leadership in Health; Comment on “Improving the World’s Health through the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Perspectives from Rwanda” [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 553-555]
  • Al Saadoon, Muna Ahmed Factors Associated with Pediatrician Attitudes over the Use of Complementary and Traditional Medicine on Children in Muscat, Oman [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 65-68]
  • Al Saffar, Omar Patients Attitude towards Surgeons Attire in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 217-220]
  • Amar, Claudia Can a Healthcare “Lean Sweep” Deliver on What Matters to Patients?; Comment on “Improving Wait Times to Care for Individuals with Multimorbidities and Complex Conditions Using Value Stream Mapping” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 783-785]
  • Amiresmaili, Mohammad Reza Study of Patients Absconding Behavior in a General Hospital at Southern Region of Iran [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 137-141]
  • Andersen, Stephanie “Hearing from All Sides” How Legislative Testimony Influences State Level Policy-Makers in the United States [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 91-98]
  • Andrés, Antonio An Instrumental Variable Probit (IVP) Analysis on Depressed Mood in Korea: The Impact of Gender Differences and Other Socio-Economic Factors [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 523-530]
  • Armah, Bartholomew K. Sustaining Health for Wealth: Perspectives for the Post-2015 Agenda; Comment on “Improving the World’s Health Through the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Perspectives From Rwanda” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 673-675]
  • Aryankhesal, Aidin The Effect of Mutual Task Sharing on the Number of Needed Health Workers at the Iranian Health Posts; Does Task Sharing Increase Efficiency? [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 511-516]
  • Asgari, Fereshteh Oral Hygiene Status in a General Population of Iran, 2011: A Key Lifestyle Marker in Relation to Common Risk Factors of Non-Communicable Diseases [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 343-352]
  • Askarian, Mehrdad Adherence to Informed Consent Standards in Shiraz Hospitals: Matrons Perspective [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 13-18]

B

  • Barasa, Edwine Setting Healthcare Priorities at the Macro and Meso Levels: A Framework for Evaluation [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 719-732]
  • Barbero, Colleen “Hearing from All Sides” How Legislative Testimony Influences State Level Policy-Makers in the United States [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 91-98]
  • Bass, Gary Allan Patients Attitude towards Surgeons Attire in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 217-220]
  • Basu, Sanjay A Global Social Support System: What the International Community Could Learn From the United States’ National Basketball Association’s Scheme for Redistribution of New Talent [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 715-718]
  • Baumgartner, Ildiko Course of Health Care Costs before and after Psychiatric Inpatient Treatment: Patient-Reported vs. Administrative Records [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 153-160]
  • Bawa, Walter Agbor Health Literacy Impact on National Healthcare Utilization and Expenditure [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 747-755]
  • Becker, Thomas Course of Health Care Costs before and after Psychiatric Inpatient Treatment: Patient-Reported vs. Administrative Records [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 153-160]
  • Beratarrechea, Andrea Quality of Life in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients Requiring Insulin Treatment in Buenos Aires, Argentina: A Cross-Sectional Study [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 475-480]
  • Bernstein, Jorge Because of Science You Also Die...; Comment on “Quaternary Prevention, an Answer of Family Doctors to Over Medicalization” [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 615-616]
  • Beyeler, Naomi Achieving a “Grand Convergence” in Global Health by 2035: Rwanda Shows the Way; Comment on “Improving the World’s Health Through the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Perspectives From Rwanda” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 789-791]
  • Binagwaho, Agnes Improving the World’s Health through the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Perspectives from Rwanda [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 203-205]
  • Bissumbhar, Balram Needs and Availability of Snake Antivenoms: Relevance and Application of International Guidelines [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 447-457]
  • Blackmore, Gail Improving Wait Times to Care for Individuals with Multimorbidities and Complex Conditions Using Value Stream Mapping [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 459-466]
  • Blanchet, Karl Planning and Developing Services for Diabetic Retinopathy in Sub-Saharan Africa [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 19-28]
  • Blanchet, Karl Thinking Shift on Health Systems: From Blueprint Health Programmes towards Resilience of Health Systems; Comment on “Constraints to Applying Systems Thinking Concepts in Health Systems: A Regional Perspective from Surveying Stakeholders in Eastern Mediterranean Countries” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 307-309]
  • Blümel, Miriam Exploring Health System Responsiveness in Ambulatory Care and Disease Management and its Relation to Other Dimensions of Health System Performance (RAC) – Study Design and Methodology [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 431-437]
  • Bommireddy, Vikram Simha Assessment of the Status of National Oral Health Policy in India [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 575-581]
  • Bose, Montu Inequity in Hospitalization Care: A Study on Utilization of Healthcare Services in West Bengal, India [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 29-38]
  • Bousema, Josefien Cornelie Minthe Need for Optimisation of Immunisation Strategies Targeting Invasive Meningococcal Disease in the Netherlands [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 757-761]
  • Bowen, Sarah Backwards Design or looking Sideways? Knowledge Translation in the Real World; Comment on “A Call for a Backward Design to Knowledge Translation” [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 545-547]
  • Bradley, Elizabeth H. Management Matters: A Leverage Point for Health Systems Strengthening in Global Health [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 411-415]
  • Brenna, Elenka Regional Incentives and Patient Cross-Border Mobility: Evidence from the Italian Experience [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 363-372]
  • Britton, John R. Healthcare Reimbursement and Quality Improvement: Integration Using the Electronic Medical Record; Comment on “Fee-for-service Payment - an Evil Practice That Must Be Stamped Out?” [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 549-551]
  • Brolan, Claire E. Rights Language in the Sustainable Development Agenda: Has Right to Health Discourse and Norms Shaped Health Goals? [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 799-804]
  • Brown, Garrett Wallace Knowledge, Politics and Power in Global Health; Comment on “Knowledge, Moral Claims and the Exercise of Power in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 111-113]
  • Brown, Lawrence D. Health Reform Requires Policy Capacity [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 265-266]
  • Brownson, Ross “Hearing from All Sides” How Legislative Testimony Influences State Level Policy-Makers in the United States [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 91-98]
  • Brugha, Ruairi Relevance and Effectiveness of the WHO Global Code Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel – Ethical and Systems Perspectives [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 333-336]
  • Bryan, Stirling Lonely at the Top and Stuck in the Middle? The Ongoing Challenge of Using Cost-Effectiveness Information in Priority Setting; Comment on “Use of Cost-Effectiveness Data in Priority Setting Decisions: Experiences from the National Guidelines for Heart Diseases in Sweden” [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 185-187]
  • Buckley, Claire Patients Attitude towards Surgeons Attire in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 217-220]
  • Bucknall, Tracey It Is Not That Simple nor Compelling!; Comment on “Translating Evidence Into Healthcare Policy and Practice: Single Versus Multi-faceted Implementation Strategies – Is There a Simple Answer to a Complex Question?” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 787-788]
  • Bump, Jesse B Your Call Could not be Completed as Dialled: Why Truth Does not Speak to Power In Global Health; Comment on “Knowledge, Moral Claims and the Exercise of Power in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 395-397]
  • Burton, Christopher An Untapped Resource: Patient and Public Involvement in Implementation; Comment on “Knowledge Mobilization in Healthcare Organizations: A View From the Resource-Based View of the Firm” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 845-847]
  • Busse, Reinhard Heterogeneity of European DRG Systems and Potentials for a Common Eurodrg System; Comment on “Cholecystectomy and Diagnosis-Related Groups (DRGs): Patient Classification and Hospital Reimbursement in 11 European Countries” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 319-320]
  • Busse, Reinhard Exploring Health System Responsiveness in Ambulatory Care and Disease Management and its Relation to Other Dimensions of Health System Performance (RAC) – Study Design and Methodology [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 431-437]

C

  • Carey, Gemma Adaptive Policies for Reducing Inequalities in the Social Determinants of Health [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 763-767]
  • Carey, Gemma Understanding the Role of Public Administration in Implementing Action on the Social Determinants of Health and Health Inequities [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 795-798]
  • Carey, Nic Adaptive Policies for Reducing Inequalities in the Social Determinants of Health [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 763-767]
  • Carrara, Carolina Quality of Life in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients Requiring Insulin Treatment in Buenos Aires, Argentina: A Cross-Sectional Study [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 475-480]
  • Cassimo, Aboobacar Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 353-361]
  • Chen, Mengni What Really Matters: Living Longer or Living Healthier; Comment on “Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality Since 2000” [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 487-489]
  • Cheng, Tsung-Mei Shanghai’s Track Record in Population Health Status: What Can Explain It?; Comment on “Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality Since 2000” [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 631-632]
  • Chinitz, David P The Health Policy and Management (HPAM) Gap- From Diagnosis to Prescription: A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 495-496]
  • Chung, Chao-Chen Biopharmaceutical Innovation System in China: System Evolution and Policy Transitions (Pre-1990s-2010s) [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 823-829]
  • Cislaghi, Cesare The Health Mobility Is All True Mobility?; Comment on “Regional Incentives and Patient Cross-border Mobility: Evidence From the Italian Experience” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 781-782]
  • Clarke, Emma Morality not Markets: A Manifesto for the NHS; Response to Pollock, Frith, and Cox [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 409-410]
  • Cleary, Susan Setting Healthcare Priorities at the Macro and Meso Levels: A Framework for Evaluation [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 719-732]
  • Colón-Ramos, Uriyoán Moving Toward Universal Health Coverage (UHC) to Achieve Inclusive and Sustainable Health Development: Three Essential Strategies Drawn From Asian Experience; Comment on “Improving the World’s Health Through the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Perspectives from Rwanda” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 869-872]
  • Cornelissen, Evelyn Reflecting on Backward Design for Knowledge Translation; Comment on “A Call for a Backward Design to Knowledge Translation” [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 541-543]
  • Cox, John NHS Values, Compassion and Quality Indicators for Relationship Based Person-Centred Healthcare; Comment on “Morality and Markets in the NHS” [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 407-408]
  • Crammond, Brad Adaptive Policies for Reducing Inequalities in the Social Determinants of Health [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 763-767]
  • Crilly, Tessa Knowledge Mobilization in Healthcare Organizations: A View from the Resource-Based View of the Firm [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 127-130]
  • Crowe, Sophie Relevance and Effectiveness of the WHO Global Code Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel – Ethical and Systems Perspectives [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 333-336]
  • Cuellar, Carlos J. Management Matters: A Leverage Point for Health Systems Strengthening in Global Health [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 411-415]
  • Currie, Graeme Knowledge Mobilization in Healthcare Organizations: A View from the Resource-Based View of the Firm [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 127-130]

D

  • Darr, Kurt J. Management Education in Public Health: Further Considerations; Comment on “Management Matters: A Leverage Point for Health Systems Strengthening in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 861-863]
  • Das, Subodh Chandra Understanding Perception and Factors Influencing Private Voluntary Health Insurance Policy Subscription in the Lucknow Region [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 75-83]
  • Davies, Huw TO Cultures of Silence and Cultures of Voice: The Role of Whistleblowing in Healthcare Organisations [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 503-505]
  • Delavari, Sajad Comparison of Blood Transfusion Plus Chelation Therapy and Bone Marrow Transplantation in Patients with β-Thalassemia: Application of SF-36, EQ-5D, and Visual Analogue Scale Measures [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 733-740]
  • Denis, Jean-Louis Health Reform Requires Policy Capacity [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 265-266]
  • Desy, Michel Improving Wait Times to Care for Individuals with Multimorbidities and Complex Conditions Using Value Stream Mapping [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 459-466]
  • Devaki, Talluri Assessment of the Status of National Oral Health Policy in India [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 575-581]
  • Dhir, Minakshi Improving Wait Times to Care for Individuals with Multimorbidities and Complex Conditions Using Value Stream Mapping [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 459-466]
  • Dickson, Robert Improving Wait Times to Care for Individuals with Multimorbidities and Complex Conditions Using Value Stream Mapping [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 459-466]
  • Djienouassi, Sebastien Addressing Health Workforce Distribution Concerns: A Discrete Choice Experiment to Develop Rural Retention Strategies in Cameroon [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 169-180]
  • Dodson, Elizabeth A. “Hearing from All Sides” How Legislative Testimony Influences State Level Policy-Makers in the United States [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 91-98]
  • Dong, Hengjin A Response to the Commentary Entitled: “Addressing the Shortage of Health Professionals in Rural China: Issues and Progress” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 329-330]
  • Dong, Qian Strengthening Core Public Health Capacity Based on the Implementation of the International Health Regulations (IHR) (2005): Chinese Lessons [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 381-386]
  • Doshmangir, Leila The Experience of Implementing the Board of Trustees’ Policy in Teaching Hospitals in Iran: An Example of Health System Decentralization [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 207-216]
  • Dræbel, Tania Are Sexual and Reproductive Health Policies Designed for All? Vulnerable Groups in Policy Documents of Four European Countries and Their Involvement in Policy Development [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 663-671]
  • Dutta, Arijita Inequity in Hospitalization Care: A Study on Utilization of Healthcare Services in West Bengal, India [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 29-38]
  • Dutta, Sabitri Is Provision of Healthcare Sufficient to Ensure Better Access? An Exploration of the Scope for Public-Private Partnership in India [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 467-474]

E

  • Ebadi Fardazar, Farbod Hospitals’ Readiness to Implement Clinical Governance [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 69-74]
  • Ebrahimipour, Hossein Validating and Determining the Weight of Items Used for Evaluating Clinical Governance Implementation Based on Analytic Hierarchy Process Model [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 645-651]
  • Eckard, Nathalie Including Both Costs and Effects – The Challenge of Using Cost-Effectiveness Data in National-Level Policy-Making: A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 565-566]
  • Edoga, Chima Enhancing the Capacity of Policy-Makers to Develop Evidence-Informed Policy Brief on Infectious Diseases of Poverty in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 599-610]
  • Edwards, Laura J. Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 353-361]
  • Edwards, Laura Health Management Mentoring for Health Systems Strengthening: A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 793-794]
  • Edwards, Lynn Improving Wait Times to Care for Individuals with Multimorbidities and Complex Conditions Using Value Stream Mapping [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 459-466]
  • Eldh, Ann Catrine How Single Is “Single” - Some Pragmatic Reflections on Single Versus Multifaceted Interventions to Facilitate Implementation; Comment on “Translating Evidence Into Healthcare Policy and Practice: Single Versus Multifaceted Implementation Strategies – Is There a Simple Answer to a Complex Question?” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 699-701]
  • El-Jardali, Fadi A Call for a Backward Design to Knowledge Translation [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 1-5]
  • Engebretsen, Eivind Powerful Concepts in Global Health; Comment on “Knowledge, Moral Claims and the Exercise of Power in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 115-117]
  • Engel, Susanne Exploring Health System Responsiveness in Ambulatory Care and Disease Management and its Relation to Other Dimensions of Health System Performance (RAC) – Study Design and Methodology [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 431-437]
  • English, Mike Setting Healthcare Priorities at the Macro and Meso Levels: A Framework for Evaluation [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 719-732]
  • Erntoft, Sandra The Use (or rather the non-Use) of Cost-Effectiveness Data in Priority Setting Decisions – Are We Underestimating the Barriers to Using Health Economics in Real World Priority Setting Decisions?; Comment on “Use of Cost-Effectiveness Data in Priority Setting Decisions: Experiences from the National Guidelines for Heart Diseases in Sweden” [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 181-183]
  • Etemad, Koorosh Oral Hygiene Status in a General Population of Iran, 2011: A Key Lifestyle Marker in Relation to Common Risk Factors of Non-Communicable Diseases [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 343-352]
  • Eyal, Nir Nudge, Embarrassment, and Restriction—Replies to Voigt, Tieffenbach, and Saghai [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 53-54]
  • Ezeoha, Abel Abeh Implementation of a Health Policy Advisory Committee as a Knowledge Translation Platform: The Nigeria Experience [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 161-168]
  • Ezeoha, Abel Enhancing the Capacity of Policy-Makers to Develop Evidence-Informed Policy Brief on Infectious Diseases of Poverty in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 599-610]
  • Ezeonu, Chinonyelum Thecla Implementation of a Health Policy Advisory Committee as a Knowledge Translation Platform: The Nigeria Experience [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 161-168]
  • Ezeonu, Chinonyelum Enhancing the Capacity of Policy-Makers to Develop Evidence-Informed Policy Brief on Infectious Diseases of Poverty in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 599-610]

F

  • Fabre, Guilhem The Chinese Healthcare Challenge; Comment on “Shanghai Rising: Avoidable Mortality as Measured by Avoidable Mortality since 2000” [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 195-197]
  • Fadlallah, Racha A Call for a Backward Design to Knowledge Translation [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 1-5]
  • Fafard, Patrick Policy Capacity Meets Politics; Comment on “Health Reform Requires Policy Capacity” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 707-708]
  • Fakhri, Ali The Effect of Mutual Task Sharing on the Number of Needed Health Workers at the Iranian Health Posts; Does Task Sharing Increase Efficiency? [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 511-516]
  • Farhadi, Fereshteh Compliance With Guideline Statements for Urethral Catheterization in an Iranian Teaching Hospital [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 805-811]
  • Farnes, Zarah Patients Attitude towards Surgeons Attire in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 217-220]
  • Farnia, Marzieh Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program in Prisons from the Perspective of Medical and non-Medical Prison Staff: A Qualitative Study in Iran [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 583-589]
  • Fei, Yan Untimely Applause Was a Distraction; Comment on “Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality since 2000” [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 403-405]
  • Ferlie, Ewan Knowledge Mobilization in Healthcare Organizations: A View from the Resource-Based View of the Firm [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 127-130]
  • Fewer, Sara Achieving a “Grand Convergence” in Global Health by 2035: Rwanda Shows the Way; Comment on “Improving the World’s Health Through the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Perspectives From Rwanda” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 789-791]
  • Firth, Sonja Let’s Take it to the Clouds: The Potential of Educational Innovations, Including Blended Learning, for Capacity Building in Developing Countries [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 571-573]
  • Ford, Jackie Going beyond the Hero in Leadership Development: The Place of Healthcare Context, Complexity and Relationships; Comment on “Leadership and Leadership Development in Healthcare Settings – A Simplistic Solution to Complex Problems?” [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 261-263]
  • Forest, Pierre-Gerlier Health Reform Requires Policy Capacity [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 265-266]
  • Forman, Lisa Rights Language in the Sustainable Development Agenda: Has Right to Health Discourse and Norms Shaped Health Goals? [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 799-804]
  • Fossum, Mariann It Is Not That Simple nor Compelling!; Comment on “Translating Evidence Into Healthcare Policy and Practice: Single Versus Multi-faceted Implementation Strategies – Is There a Simple Answer to a Complex Question?” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 787-788]
  • Foster, Allen Planning and Developing Services for Diabetic Retinopathy in Sub-Saharan Africa [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 19-28]
  • Fotaki, Marianna Why and How Is Compassion Necessary to Provide Good Quality Healthcare? [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 199-201]
  • Fotaki, Marianna What Money Cannot Buy? Compassion in Healthcare: A Response to the Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 873-874]
  • Frass, Michael Middle Age Like Fight or Modern Symbiosis?; Comment on “Substitutes or Complements? Diagnosis and Treatment With Non-conventional and Conventional Medicine” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 835-835]
  • Friel, Sharon Understanding the Role of Public Administration in Implementing Action on the Social Determinants of Health and Health Inequities [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 795-798]
  • Frith, Lucy The Changing National Health Service: Market-Based Reform and Morality; Comment on “Morality and Markets in the NHS” [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 253-255]
  • Frost, Helen “Horses for Courses”; Comment on “Translating Evidence Into Healthcare Policy and Practice: Single Versus Multi-Faceted Implementation Strategies – Is There a Simple Answer to a Complex Question?” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 685-686]
  • Fuchs, Sabine Exploring Health System Responsiveness in Ambulatory Care and Disease Management and its Relation to Other Dimensions of Health System Performance (RAC) – Study Design and Methodology [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 431-437]

G

  • Gabriel, Yiannis Beyond Compassion: Replacing a Blame Culture With Proper Emotional Support and Management; Comment on “Why and How Is Compassion Necessary to Provide Good Quality Healthcare?” [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 617-619]
  • Garae, Caleb Global Health Diplomacy, National Integration, and Regional Development through the Monitoring and Evaluation of HIV/AIDS Programs in Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, and Samoa [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 337-341]
  • Gardner, William Policy Capacity in the Learning Healthcare System; Comment on “Health Reform Requires Policy Capacity” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 841-843]
  • Geary, Nora “Hearing from All Sides” How Legislative Testimony Influences State Level Policy-Makers in the United States [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 91-98]
  • Geissler, Alexander Heterogeneity of European DRG Systems and Potentials for a Common Eurodrg System; Comment on “Cholecystectomy and Diagnosis-Related Groups (DRGs): Patient Classification and Hospital Reimbursement in 11 European Countries” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 319-320]
  • Gen, Sheldon Policy Capacity Is Necessary but Not Sufficient; Comment on “Health Reform Requires Policy Capacity” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 837-839]
  • Ghorpade, Arun Gangadhar Estimation of the Cardiovascular Risk Using World Health Organization/International Society of Hypertension (WHO/ISH) Risk Prediction Charts in a Rural Population of South India [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 531-536]
  • Gilbert, Barnabas J Morality not Markets: A Manifesto for the NHS; Response to Pollock, Frith, and Cox [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 409-410]
  • Gildea, Amy Global Health Diplomacy, National Integration, and Regional Development through the Monitoring and Evaluation of HIV/AIDS Programs in Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, and Samoa [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 337-341]
  • Gillen, Peter Patients Attitude towards Surgeons Attire in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 217-220]
  • Gitto, Lara An Instrumental Variable Probit (IVP) Analysis on Depressed Mood in Korea: The Impact of Gender Differences and Other Socio-Economic Factors [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 523-530]
  • Gleeson, Deborah H Unpacking “Health Reform” and “Policy Capacity”; Comment on “Health Reform Requires Policy Capacity” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 703-705]
  • Goddard, Maria Competition in Healthcare: Good, Bad or Ugly? [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 567-569]
  • Gooya, Mohammad Mehdi Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of HIV-Positive People in Tehran, Iran: A Mixed-Method Descriptive Study [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 591-598]
  • Gorji, Hassan Abolghasem Application of Quality Assurance Strategies in Diagnostics and Clinical Support Services in Iranian Hospitals [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 653-661]
  • Graham, Ian D. Backwards Design or looking Sideways? Knowledge Translation in the Real World; Comment on “A Call for a Backward Design to Knowledge Translation” [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 545-547]
  • Graves, Alisha A. The Pill is Mightier Than the Sword [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 507-510]
  • Greener, Ian Wolves and Big Yellow Taxis: How Would Be Know If the NHS Is at Death’s Door? Comment on “Who killed the English National Health Service?” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 687-689]
  • Greer, Scott L. Slow Poisoning? Interests, Emotions, and the Strength of the English NHS; Comment on “Who Killed the English National Health Service?” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 695-697]
  • Grenz-Farenholtz, Brigitte Exploring Health System Responsiveness in Ambulatory Care and Disease Management and its Relation to Other Dimensions of Health System Performance (RAC) – Study Design and Methodology [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 431-437]
  • Grépin, Karen Ann Power and Priorities: The Growing Pains of Global Health; Comment on “Knowledge, Moral Claims and the Exercise of Power in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 321-322]
  • Gusmano, Michael K. Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality since 2000 [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 7-12]
  • Gusmano, Michael K. Cities and Health: A Response to the Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 709-710]

H

  • Habibi, Farhad Hospitals’ Readiness to Implement Clinical Governance [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 69-74]
  • Hajebrahimi, Sakineh Compliance With Guideline Statements for Urethral Catheterization in an Iranian Teaching Hospital [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 805-811]
  • Hajizadeh, Shayesteh Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of HIV-Positive People in Tehran, Iran: A Mixed-Method Descriptive Study [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 591-598]
  • Hanefeld, Johanna Knowledge and Networks – Key Sources of Power in Global Health; Comment on “Knowledge, Moral Claims and the Exercise of Power in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 119-121]
  • Harding, Nancy Why the Critics of Poor Health Service Delivery Are the Causes of Poor Service Delivery: A Need to Train the Policy-makers; Comment on “Why and How Is Compassion Necessary to Provide Good Quality Healthcare?” [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 633-634]
  • Harvey, Gill Translating Evidence into Healthcare Policy and Practice: Single Versus Multi-Faceted Implementation Strategies – Is There a Simple Answer to a Complex Question? [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 123-126]
  • Harvey, Gill Necessary but Not Sufficient…; Comment on “Knowledge Mobilization in Healthcare Organizations: A View From the Resource-Based View of the Firm” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 865-868]
  • Hategekimana, Celestin Ebola Treatment and Prevention are not the only Battles: Understanding Ebola-related Fear and Stigma [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 55-56]
  • Heggen, Kristin Powerful Concepts in Global Health; Comment on “Knowledge, Moral Claims and the Exercise of Power in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 115-117]
  • Helms, David Health Reform Requires Policy Capacity [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 265-266]
  • Hemmati, Abdulrasool Introducing the Urban Community Health Center (UCHC) as a Nascent Local Model: Will it be a Linchpin in the Health Sector Reform in Iran? [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 331-332]
  • Hipgrave, David Let’s Take it to the Clouds: The Potential of Educational Innovations, Including Blended Learning, for Capacity Building in Developing Countries [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 571-573]
  • Holmes, Bev Time to Shift from Systems Thinking-Talking to Systems Thinking-Action; Comment on “Constraints to Applying Systems Thinking Concepts in Health Systems: A Regional Perspective from Surveying Stakeholders in Eastern Mediterranean Countries” [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 245-247]
  • Hooshmand, Elaheh Validating and Determining the Weight of Items Used for Evaluating Clinical Governance Implementation Based on Analytic Hierarchy Process Model [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 645-651]
  • Horvath, Hacsi Training for Better Management: Avante Zambézia, PEPFAR and Improving the Quality of Administrative Services; Comment on “Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 773-775]
  • Hosseiny, Mozhgan Situation of Linkage between Sexual and Reproductive Health and HIV-Related Policies in Islamic Republic of Iran – A Rapid Assessment in 2011–2 [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 131-136]
  • Hou, Jianlin Addressing the Shortage of Health Professionals in Rural China: Issues and Progress; Comment on “Have Health Human Resources Become More Equal between Rural and Urban Areas after the New Reform?” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 327-328]
  • Hu, Hao Biopharmaceutical Innovation System in China: System Evolution and Policy Transitions (Pre-1990s-2010s) [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 823-829]
  • Hua, Fu Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality since 2000 [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 7-12]
  • Huang, Cheng Moving Toward Universal Health Coverage (UHC) to Achieve Inclusive and Sustainable Health Development: Three Essential Strategies Drawn From Asian Experience; Comment on “Improving the World’s Health Through the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Perspectives from Rwanda” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 869-872]
  • Hunter, David J Health Policy and Management: In Praise of Political Science; Comment on “On Health Policy and Management (HPAM): Mind the Theory-Policy Practice Gap” [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 391-394]

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  • Ickx, Paul Long and Short Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) Training Courses in Afghanistan: A Cross-sectional Cohort Comparison of Post-Course Knowledge and Performance [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 143-152]
  • Ikegami, Naoki Fee-for-Service Payment – An Evil Practice that Must be Stamped Out? [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 57-59]
  • Ikegami, Naoki In Defense of Regulated Fee-for-Service Payment: A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 635-636]
  • Imanieh, Mohammad Hadi Introducing the Urban Community Health Center (UCHC) as a Nascent Local Model: Will it be a Linchpin in the Health Sector Reform in Iran? [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 331-332]
  • Irazola, Vilma Quality of Life in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients Requiring Insulin Treatment in Buenos Aires, Argentina: A Cross-Sectional Study [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 475-480]
  • Ivanova, Olena Are Sexual and Reproductive Health Policies Designed for All? Vulnerable Groups in Policy Documents of Four European Countries and Their Involvement in Policy Development [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 663-671]

J

  • Jackson, Asheka Examining the Potential Role of a Supervised Injection Facility in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, to Avert HIV among People Who Inject Drugs [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 373-379]
  • Jafari, Mehdi The Experience of Implementing the Board of Trustees’ Policy in Teaching Hospitals in Iran: An Example of Health System Decentralization [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 207-216]
  • Jamoulle, Marc Quaternary Prevention, an Answer of Family Doctors to Overmedicalization [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 61-64]
  • Janzon, Magnus Including Both Costs and Effects – The Challenge of Using Cost-Effectiveness Data in National-Level Policy-Making: A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 565-566]
  • Jashapara, Ashok Knowledge Mobilization in Healthcare Organizations: A View from the Resource-Based View of the Firm [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 127-130]
  • Javanbakht, Mehdi Comparison of Blood Transfusion Plus Chelation Therapy and Bone Marrow Transplantation in Patients with β-Thalassemia: Application of SF-36, EQ-5D, and Visual Analogue Scale Measures [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 733-740]
  • Jenkins, Rachel Whither Mental Health Policy-Where Does It Come from and Does It Go Anywhere Useful?; Comment on “Cross-National Diffusion of Mental Health Policy” [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 249-251]
  • Jeve, Yadava Bapurao Employee Engagement within the NHS: A Cross-Sectional Study [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 85-90]
  • Jimenez-Soto, Eliana Let’s Take it to the Clouds: The Potential of Educational Innovations, Including Blended Learning, for Capacity Building in Developing Countries [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 571-573]
  • Jozaghi, Ehsan Examining the Potential Role of a Supervised Injection Facility in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, to Avert HIV among People Who Inject Drugs [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 373-379]

K

  • Kadam, Abhay Pharmacovigilance in India, Uganda and South Africa with Reference to WHO’s Minimum Requirements [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 295-305]
  • Kalateh Sadati, Ahmad Introducing the Urban Community Health Center (UCHC) as a Nascent Local Model: Will it be a Linchpin in the Health Sector Reform in Iran? [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 331-332]
  • Kar, Sitanshu Sekhar Estimation of the Cardiovascular Risk Using World Health Organization/International Society of Hypertension (WHO/ISH) Risk Prediction Charts in a Rural Population of South India [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 531-536]
  • Karami, Hassan Comparison of Blood Transfusion Plus Chelation Therapy and Bone Marrow Transplantation in Patients with β-Thalassemia: Application of SF-36, EQ-5D, and Visual Analogue Scale Measures [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 733-740]
  • Karamouzian, Mohammad Ebola Treatment and Prevention are not the only Battles: Understanding Ebola-related Fear and Stigma [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 55-56]
  • Karamzade Ziarati, Najme Adherence to Informed Consent Standards in Shiraz Hospitals: Matrons Perspective [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 13-18]
  • Karatu, David Exploring Cigarette Use among Male Migrant Workers in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 221-227]
  • Karimi Jaberi, Zahra Study of Patients Absconding Behavior in a General Hospital at Southern Region of Iran [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 137-141]
  • Kassani, Aziz Study of Patients Absconding Behavior in a General Hospital at Southern Region of Iran [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 137-141]
  • Kavosi, Zahra Study of Patients Absconding Behavior in a General Hospital at Southern Region of Iran [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 137-141]
  • Ke, Yang Addressing the Shortage of Health Professionals in Rural China: Issues and Progress; Comment on “Have Health Human Resources Become More Equal between Rural and Urban Areas after the New Reform?” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 327-328]
  • Kenny, Kate Healthcare and Compassion: Towards an Awareness of Intersubjective Vulnerability; Comment on “Why and How Is Compassion Necessary to Provide Good Quality Healthcare?” [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 627-629]
  • Keshtkaran, Ali Comparison of Blood Transfusion Plus Chelation Therapy and Bone Marrow Transplantation in Patients with β-Thalassemia: Application of SF-36, EQ-5D, and Visual Analogue Scale Measures [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 733-740]
  • Kevany, Sebastian Global Health Diplomacy, National Integration, and Regional Development through the Monitoring and Evaluation of HIV/AIDS Programs in Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, and Samoa [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 337-341]
  • Kevany, Sebastian James Bond and Global Health Diplomacy [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 831-834]
  • Keyvanara, Mahmoud Social Responsibility of the Hospitals in Isfahan City, Iran: Results from a Cross-Sectional Survey [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 517-522]
  • Khammarnia, Mohammad Study of Patients Absconding Behavior in a General Hospital at Southern Region of Iran [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 137-141]
  • Khoshravesh, Sahar Situation of Linkage between Sexual and Reproductive Health and HIV-Related Policies in Islamic Republic of Iran – A Rapid Assessment in 2011–2 [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 131-136]
  • Khowaja, Asif Raza Perceived Barriers to Utilizing Maternal and Neonatal Health Services in Contracted-Out Versus Government-Managed Health Facilities in the Rural Districts of Pakistan [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 279-284]
  • Kim, Hyosun Trouble Spots in Online Direct-to-Consumer Prescription Drug Promotion: A Content Analysis of FDA Warning Letters [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 813-821]
  • Kingue, Samuel Addressing Health Workforce Distribution Concerns: A Discrete Choice Experiment to Develop Rural Retention Strategies in Cameroon [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 169-180]
  • Kitson, Alison Translating Evidence into Healthcare Policy and Practice: Single Versus Multi-Faceted Implementation Strategies – Is There a Simple Answer to a Complex Question? [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 123-126]
  • Kitson, Alison Necessary but Not Sufficient…; Comment on “Knowledge Mobilization in Healthcare Organizations: A View From the Resource-Based View of the Firm” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 865-868]
  • Klazinga, Niek Application of Quality Assurance Strategies in Diagnostics and Clinical Support Services in Iranian Hospitals [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 653-661]
  • Klein, Rudolf Rhetoric and Reality in the English National Health Service; Comment on “Who Killed the English National Health Service?” [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 621-623]
  • Kolahdouzan, Kasra Compliance With Guideline Statements for Urethral Catheterization in an Iranian Teaching Hospital [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 805-811]
  • Konje, Justin Employee Engagement within the NHS: A Cross-Sectional Study [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 85-90]
  • Koohpayehzadeh, Jalil Oral Hygiene Status in a General Population of Iran, 2011: A Key Lifestyle Marker in Relation to Common Risk Factors of Non-Communicable Diseases [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 343-352]
  • Koppel, Ross Two Wrongs Do Not Make a Right: Flaws in Alternatives to Fee-for-Service Payment Plans Do Not Mean Fee-for-Service Is a Good Solution to Rising Prices; Comment on “Fee-for-Service Payment - An Evil Practice That Must Be Stamped Out?” [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 611-612]
  • Kothia, Nandita Rani Assessment of the Status of National Oral Health Policy in India [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 575-581]
  • Kouchak, Farideh Adherence to Informed Consent Standards in Shiraz Hospitals: Matrons Perspective [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 13-18]
  • Kouontchou, Christian Addressing Health Workforce Distribution Concerns: A Discrete Choice Experiment to Develop Rural Retention Strategies in Cameroon [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 169-180]
  • Kovacs, Eszter Informed Patient Choice in Treatment Abroad - A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 491-492]
  • Kringos, Dionne Application of Quality Assurance Strategies in Diagnostics and Clinical Support Services in Iranian Hospitals [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 653-661]
  • Kwamie, Aku Balancing Management and Leadership in Complex Health Systems; Comment on “Management Matters: A Leverage Point for Health Systems Strengthening in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 849-851]

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  • Lahiri, Kaushik Is Provision of Healthcare Sufficient to Ensure Better Access? An Exploration of the Scope for Public-Private Partnership in India [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 467-474]
  • Lapão, Luis Velez Seriously Implementing Health Capacity Strengthening Programs in Africa; Comment on “Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 691-693]
  • Lautusi, Avaia Global Health Diplomacy, National Integration, and Regional Development through the Monitoring and Evaluation of HIV/AIDS Programs in Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, and Samoa [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 337-341]
  • La Valle, Ricardo Because of Science You Also Die...; Comment on “Quaternary Prevention, an Answer of Family Doctors to Over Medicalization” [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 615-616]
  • Learmonth, Mark Who Doesn’t Want to be a Leader? Leaders Are Such Wonderful People; Comment on “Leadership and Leadership Development in Healthcare Settings - A Simplistic Solution to Complex Problems?” [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 45-47]
  • Leaver, Laurence Morality not Markets: A Manifesto for the NHS; Response to Pollock, Frith, and Cox [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 409-410]
  • Lee, Kelley Revealing Power in Truth; Comment on “Knowledge, Moral Claims and the Exercise of Power in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 257-259]
  • Lee, Lucy Diffusion of Innovation in Mental Health Policy Adoption: What Should We Ask about the Quality of Policy and the Role of Stakeholders in this Process?; Comment on “Cross-National Diffusion of Mental Health Policy” [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 387-389]
  • Leget, Carlo Why Good Quality Care Needs Philosophy More Than Compassion; Comment on “Why and How Is Compassion Necessary to Provide Good Quality Healthcare?” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 677-679]
  • Legge, David Unpacking “Health Reform” and “Policy Capacity”; Comment on “Health Reform Requires Policy Capacity” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 703-705]
  • Levin, Lars-Åke Including Both Costs and Effects – The Challenge of Using Cost-Effectiveness Data in National-Level Policy-Making: A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 565-566]
  • Levine, Ruth E. Power in Global Health Agenda-Setting: The Role of Private Funding; Comment on “Knowledge, Moral Claims and the Exercise of Power in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 315-317]
  • Linder, Roland Exploring Health System Responsiveness in Ambulatory Care and Disease Management and its Relation to Other Dimensions of Health System Performance (RAC) – Study Design and Methodology [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 431-437]
  • Lionis, Christos Why and How Is Compassion Necessary to Provide Good Healthcare? Comments From an Academic Physician; Comment on “Why and How Is Compassion Necessary to Provide Good Quality Healthcare?” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 771-772]
  • Liu, Bin Strengthening Core Public Health Capacity Based on the Implementation of the International Health Regulations (IHR) (2005): Chinese Lessons [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 381-386]
  • Longest, Beaufort B. Management Certainly Matters, and There Are Multiple Ways to Conceptualize the Process; Comment on “Management Matters: A Leverage Point for Health Systems Strengthening in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 777-780]
  • Lottes, Ilsa L. The Pill vs. the Sword: Additional Considerations; Comment on “The Pill Is Mightier Than the Sword” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 853-855]
  • Lown, Beth A. Compassion Is a Necessity and an Individual and Collective Responsibility; Comment on “Why and How Is Compassion Necessary to Provide Good Quality Healthcare?” [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 613-614]
  • Lunt, Neil International Patients on Operation Vacation: Medical Refuge and Health System Crisis; Comment on “International Patients on Operation Vacation – Perspectives of Patients Travelling to Hungary for Orthopaedic Treatments” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 323-325]
  • Luo, Li Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality since 2000 [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 7-12]

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  • Madani, Neda Compliance With Guideline Statements for Urethral Catheterization in an Iranian Teaching Hospital [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 805-811]
  • Mahmood, Aafreen The Pill is Mightier Than the Sword [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 507-510]
  • Maigetter, Karen Pharmacovigilance in India, Uganda and South Africa with Reference to WHO’s Minimum Requirements [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 295-305]
  • Mainil, Tomas Medical Sociology as a Heuristic Instrument for Medical Tourism and Cross-Border Healthcare; Comment on “International Patients on Operation Vacation – Perspectives of Patients Travelling to Hungary for Orthopedic Treatments” [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 243-244]
  • Majdzadeh, Reza Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of HIV-Positive People in Tehran, Iran: A Mixed-Method Descriptive Study [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 591-598]
  • Majgi, Sumanth Mallikarjuna Estimation of the Cardiovascular Risk Using World Health Organization/International Society of Hypertension (WHO/ISH) Risk Prediction Charts in a Rural Population of South India [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 531-536]
  • Majidi, Azam Oral Hygiene Status in a General Population of Iran, 2011: A Key Lifestyle Marker in Relation to Common Risk Factors of Non-Communicable Diseases [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 343-352]
  • Malbon, Eleanor Adaptive Policies for Reducing Inequalities in the Social Determinants of Health [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 763-767]
  • Malik, Asmat Ullah Application of Systems Thinking in Health: Opportunities for Translating Theory into Practice; Comment on “Constraints to Applying Systems Thinking Concepts in Health Systems: A Regional Perspective from Surveying Stakeholders in Eastern Mediterranean Countries” [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 537-539]
  • Mannion, Russell Cultures of Silence and Cultures of Voice: The Role of Whistleblowing in Healthcare Organisations [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 503-505]
  • Manoochehri, Jila Application of Quality Assurance Strategies in Diagnostics and Clinical Support Services in Iranian Hospitals [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 653-661]
  • Manthri, Suneedh Emergency Referral Transport for Maternal Complication: Lessons from the Community Based Maternal Death Audits in Unnao District, Uttar Pradesh, India [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 99-106]
  • Marrinan, Hannah Let’s Take it to the Clouds: The Potential of Educational Innovations, Including Blended Learning, for Capacity Building in Developing Countries [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 571-573]
  • Martin, Graham P. Responsibilising Managers and Clinicians, Neglecting System Health? What Kind of Healthcare Leadership Development Do We Want?; Comment on “Leadership and Leadership Development in Healthcare Settings - A Simplistic Solution to Complex Problems?” [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 43-44]
  • Masoodi, Mehdi Measuring Access to Urban Health Services Using Geographical Information System (GIS): A Case Study of Health Service Management in Bandar Abbas, Iran [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 439-445]
  • Matcovici, Melania Patients Attitude towards Surgeons Attire in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 217-220]
  • Matheson, Don Will Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Lead to the Freedom to Lead Flourishing and Healthy Lives?; Comment on “Inequities in the Freedom to Lead a Flourishing and Healthy Life: Issues for Healthy Public Policy” [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 49-51]
  • Mathur, Tanuj Understanding Perception and Factors Influencing Private Voluntary Health Insurance Policy Subscription in the Lucknow Region [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 75-83]
  • Mauricio, Joaquim Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 353-361]
  • Mayhew, Maureen Long and Short Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) Training Courses in Afghanistan: A Cross-sectional Cohort Comparison of Post-Course Knowledge and Performance [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 143-152]
  • McKee, Martin A Global Social Support System: What the International Community Could Learn From the United States’ National Basketball Association’s Scheme for Redistribution of New Talent [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 715-718]
  • Meraji, Marziye Validating and Determining the Weight of Items Used for Evaluating Clinical Governance Implementation Based on Analytic Hierarchy Process Model [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 645-651]
  • Mercer, Dave Imagined in Policy, Inscribed on Bodies: Defending an Ethic of Compassion in a Political Context; Comment on “Why and How Is Compassion Necessary to Provide Good Quality Healthcare?” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 681-683]
  • Meshkat, Babak Patients Attitude towards Surgeons Attire in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 217-220]
  • Mijumbi, Rhona Evidence for Informing Health Policy Development in Low- Income Countries (LICS): Perspectives of Policy Actors in Uganda [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 285-293]
  • Mirzoev, Tolib Shaping the Health Policy Agenda: The Case of Safe Motherhood Policy in Vietnam [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 741-746]
  • Mitton, Craig Reflecting on Backward Design for Knowledge Translation; Comment on “A Call for a Backward Design to Knowledge Translation” [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 541-543]
  • Moa, Serafi Global Health Diplomacy, National Integration, and Regional Development through the Monitoring and Evaluation of HIV/AIDS Programs in Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, and Samoa [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 337-341]
  • Moazen, Babak Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program in Prisons from the Perspective of Medical and non-Medical Prison Staff: A Qualitative Study in Iran [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 583-589]
  • Moazen, Babak Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of HIV-Positive People in Tehran, Iran: A Mixed-Method Descriptive Study [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 591-598]
  • Moghadami, Mohsen Introducing the Urban Community Health Center (UCHC) as a Nascent Local Model: Will it be a Linchpin in the Health Sector Reform in Iran? [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 331-332]
  • Mohraz, Minoo Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of HIV-Positive People in Tehran, Iran: A Mixed-Method Descriptive Study [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 591-598]
  • Mohsenian Sisakht, Alireza Adherence to Informed Consent Standards in Shiraz Hospitals: Matrons Perspective [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 13-18]
  • Moisés, Abú Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 353-361]
  • Mokhtarkhani, Mohaddeseh Compliance With Guideline Statements for Urethral Catheterization in an Iranian Teaching Hospital [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 805-811]
  • Molyneux, Sassy Setting Healthcare Priorities at the Macro and Meso Levels: A Framework for Evaluation [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 719-732]
  • Moon, Troy D. Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 353-361]
  • Moon, Troy D. Health Management Mentoring for Health Systems Strengthening: A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 793-794]
  • Moradi, Ghobad Situation of Linkage between Sexual and Reproductive Health and HIV-Related Policies in Islamic Republic of Iran – A Rapid Assessment in 2011–2 [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 131-136]
  • Moradi, Ghobad Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program in Prisons from the Perspective of Medical and non-Medical Prison Staff: A Qualitative Study in Iran [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 583-589]
  • Moradi-Lakeh, Maziar Health Sector Evolution Plan in Iran; Equity and Sustainability Concerns [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 637-640]
  • Moreland-Russell, Sarah “Hearing from All Sides” How Legislative Testimony Influences State Level Policy-Makers in the United States [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 91-98]
  • Mukhopadhyay, Maitrayee Shaping the Health Policy Agenda: The Case of Safe Motherhood Policy in Vietnam [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 741-746]

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  • Nabyonga-Orem, Juliet Evidence for Informing Health Policy Development in Low- Income Countries (LICS): Perspectives of Policy Actors in Uganda [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 285-293]
  • Najafipour, Hamid Inadequate Control of Diabetes and Metabolic Indices among Diabetic Patients: A Population Based Study from the Kerman Coronary Artery Disease Risk Study (KERCADRS) [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 271-277]
  • Ndukwe, Chinwendu Daniel Implementation of a Health Policy Advisory Committee as a Knowledge Translation Platform: The Nigeria Experience [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 161-168]
  • Nedjat, Saharnaz Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of HIV-Positive People in Tehran, Iran: A Mixed-Method Descriptive Study [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 591-598]
  • Neri, Stefano Interregional Patient Mobility in the Italian NHS: A Case of Badly-Managed Decentralization; Comment on “Regional Incentives and Patient Cross-Border Mobility: Evidence From the Italian Experience” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 857-859]
  • Newbrander, William Long and Short Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) Training Courses in Afghanistan: A Cross-sectional Cohort Comparison of Post-Course Knowledge and Performance [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 143-152]
  • Noel, Kevin Time to Shift from Systems Thinking-Talking to Systems Thinking-Action; Comment on “Constraints to Applying Systems Thinking Concepts in Health Systems: A Regional Perspective from Surveying Stakeholders in Eastern Mediterranean Countries” [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 245-247]
  • Noh, Yong-Hwan An Instrumental Variable Probit (IVP) Analysis on Depressed Mood in Korea: The Impact of Gender Differences and Other Socio-Economic Factors [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 523-530]
  • Norheim, Ole Frithjof Ethical Perspective: Five Unacceptable Trade-offs on the Path to Universal Health Coverage [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 711-714]
  • Nzaramba, Mathias Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 353-361]

O

  • Odukoya, Oluwakemi Knowledge and Attitude toward Smoke-Free Legislation and Second-Hand Smoking Exposure among Workers in Indoor Bars, Beer Parlors and Discotheques in Osun State of Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 229-234]
  • Ogbu, Ogbonnaya Enhancing the Capacity of Policy-Makers to Develop Evidence-Informed Policy Brief on Infectious Diseases of Poverty in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 599-610]
  • Okuyemi, Kolawole Exploring Cigarette Use among Male Migrant Workers in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 221-227]
  • Olivadoti, Simona The Health Mobility Is All True Mobility?; Comment on “Regional Incentives and Patient Cross-border Mobility: Evidence From the Italian Experience” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 781-782]
  • Onigbogi, Modupe Knowledge and Attitude toward Smoke-Free Legislation and Second-Hand Smoking Exposure among Workers in Indoor Bars, Beer Parlors and Discotheques in Osun State of Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 229-234]
  • Onigbogi, Olanrewaju Olusola Knowledge and Attitude toward Smoke-Free Legislation and Second-Hand Smoking Exposure among Workers in Indoor Bars, Beer Parlors and Discotheques in Osun State of Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 229-234]
  • Onigbogi, Olanrewaju Olusola Exploring Cigarette Use among Male Migrant Workers in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 221-227]
  • Onwe, Friday Enhancing the Capacity of Policy-Makers to Develop Evidence-Informed Policy Brief on Infectious Diseases of Poverty in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 599-610]
  • Ooms, Gorik Navigating Between Stealth Advocacy and Unconscious Dogmatism: The Challenge of Researching the Norms, Politics and Power of Global Health [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 641-644]
  • Ooms, Gorik A Global Social Support System: What the International Community Could Learn From the United States’ National Basketball Association’s Scheme for Redistribution of New Talent [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 715-718]
  • Ooms, Gorik Rights Language in the Sustainable Development Agenda: Has Right to Health Discourse and Norms Shaped Health Goals? [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 799-804]
  • Oppenhemier, Christna Employee Engagement within the NHS: A Cross-Sectional Study [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 85-90]

P

  • Paat-Ahi, Gerli Common DRG System - the Future of Europe? A Response to Recent Commentary [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 501-502]
  • Pachava, Srinivas Assessment of the Status of National Oral Health Policy in India [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 575-581]
  • Palumbo, Rocco Discussing the Effects of Poor Health Literacy on Patients Facing HIV: A Narrative Literature Review [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 417-430]
  • Paul, Ujjwal Kanti Understanding Perception and Factors Influencing Private Voluntary Health Insurance Policy Subscription in the Lucknow Region [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 75-83]
  • Peckham, Anna Knowledge Mobilization in Healthcare Organizations: A View from the Resource-Based View of the Firm [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 127-130]
  • Pichon-Riviere, Andres Quality of Life in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients Requiring Insulin Treatment in Buenos Aires, Argentina: A Cross-Sectional Study [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 475-480]
  • Pollock, Allyson M. Pharmacovigilance in India, Uganda and South Africa with Reference to WHO’s Minimum Requirements [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 295-305]
  • Pollock, Allyson M Morality and Values in Support of Universal Healthcare Must be Enshrined in Law; Comment on “Morality and Markets in the NHS” [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 399-402]
  • Poore, Sophie Planning and Developing Services for Diabetic Retinopathy in Sub-Saharan Africa [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 19-28]
  • Potts, Malcolm The Pill is Mightier Than the Sword [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 507-510]
  • Powell, Martin Who Killed the English National Health Service? [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 267-269]
  • Prasad, Himanshu Narayan Understanding Perception and Factors Influencing Private Voluntary Health Insurance Policy Subscription in the Lucknow Region [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 75-83]
  • Pratt, Rebekah Exploring Cigarette Use among Male Migrant Workers in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 221-227]
  • Purohit, Bharathi M Addressing Geriatric Oral Health Concerns through National Oral Health Policy in India [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 39-42]
  • Puschner, Bernd Course of Health Care Costs before and after Psychiatric Inpatient Treatment: Patient-Reported vs. Administrative Records [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 153-160]

Q

  • Quentin, Wilm Heterogeneity of European DRG Systems and Potentials for a Common Eurodrg System; Comment on “Cholecystectomy and Diagnosis-Related Groups (DRGs): Patient Classification and Hospital Reimbursement in 11 European Countries” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 319-320]

R

  • Rafei, Ali Oral Hygiene Status in a General Population of Iran, 2011: A Key Lifestyle Marker in Relation to Common Risk Factors of Non-Communicable Diseases [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 343-352]
  • Rahimzadeh, Mahsa Measuring Access to Urban Health Services Using Geographical Information System (GIS): A Case Study of Health Service Management in Bandar Abbas, Iran [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 439-445]
  • Rahmani, Khaled Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program in Prisons from the Perspective of Medical and non-Medical Prison Staff: A Qualitative Study in Iran [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 583-589]
  • Raj, Sunil Saksena Emergency Referral Transport for Maternal Complication: Lessons from the Community Based Maternal Death Audits in Unnao District, Uttar Pradesh, India [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 99-106]
  • Rashidian, Arash The Experience of Implementing the Board of Trustees’ Policy in Teaching Hospitals in Iran: An Example of Health System Decentralization [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 207-216]
  • Rasu, Rafia Health Literacy Impact on National Healthcare Utilization and Expenditure [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 747-755]
  • Ravaghi, Hamid The Experience of Implementing the Board of Trustees’ Policy in Teaching Hospitals in Iran: An Example of Health System Decentralization [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 207-216]
  • Ravaghi, Hamid Validating and Determining the Weight of Items Used for Evaluating Clinical Governance Implementation Based on Analytic Hierarchy Process Model [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 645-651]
  • Ravaghi, Hamid Application of Quality Assurance Strategies in Diagnostics and Clinical Support Services in Iranian Hospitals [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 653-661]
  • Ravoori, Srinivas Assessment of the Status of National Oral Health Policy in India [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 575-581]
  • Ren, Yuan Health Improvements for a Healthy Shanghai Rising; Comment on “Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality since 2000” [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 189-190]
  • Rezaei, Farimah Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of HIV-Positive People in Tehran, Iran: A Mixed-Method Descriptive Study [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 591-598]
  • Rezapour, Aziz Hospitals’ Readiness to Implement Clinical Governance [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 69-74]
  • Riaz, Atif Perceived Barriers to Utilizing Maternal and Neonatal Health Services in Contracted-Out Versus Government-Managed Health Facilities in the Rural Districts of Pakistan [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 279-284]
  • Rizvi, Syed Factors Associated with Pediatrician Attitudes over the Use of Complementary and Traditional Medicine on Children in Muscat, Oman [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 65-68]
  • Robyn, Paul Jacob Addressing Health Workforce Distribution Concerns: A Discrete Choice Experiment to Develop Rural Retention Strategies in Cameroon [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 169-180]
  • Rodwin, Victor G. Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality since 2000 [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 7-12]
  • Rodwin, Victor G The Health Policy and Management (HPAM) Gap- From Diagnosis to Prescription: A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 495-496]
  • Rodwin, Victor G. Cities and Health: A Response to the Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 709-710]
  • Röttger, Julia Exploring Health System Responsiveness in Ambulatory Care and Disease Management and its Relation to Other Dimensions of Health System Performance (RAC) – Study Design and Methodology [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 431-437]
  • Roy, Gautam Estimation of the Cardiovascular Risk Using World Health Organization/International Society of Hypertension (WHO/ISH) Risk Prediction Charts in a Rural Population of South India [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 531-536]
  • Ruitenberg, Joost Needs and Availability of Snake Antivenoms: Relevance and Application of International Guidelines [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 447-457]
  • Ruitenberg, Joost Need for Optimisation of Immunisation Strategies Targeting Invasive Meningococcal Disease in the Netherlands [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 757-761]
  • Rushton, Simon The Politics of Researching Global Health Politics; Comment on “Knowledge, Moral Claims and the Exercise of Power in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 311-314]
  • Rutherford, George W. Training for Better Management: Avante Zambézia, PEPFAR and Improving the Quality of Administrative Services; Comment on “Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 773-775]
  • Rycroft-Malone, Jo It’s More Complicated than That; Comment on “Translating Evidence into Healthcare Policy and Practice: Single Versus Multi-Faceted Implementation Strategies – Is There a Simple Answer to a Complex Question?” [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 481-482]
  • Rycroft-Malone, Jo An Untapped Resource: Patient and Public Involvement in Implementation; Comment on “Knowledge Mobilization in Healthcare Organizations: A View From the Resource-Based View of the Firm” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 845-847]

S

  • Sadeghi, Ahmad Study of Patients Absconding Behavior in a General Hospital at Southern Region of Iran [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 137-141]
  • Safari, Hossein Hospitals’ Readiness to Implement Clinical Governance [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 69-74]
  • Sahoo, Pratap Kumar Emergency Referral Transport for Maternal Complication: Lessons from the Community Based Maternal Death Audits in Unnao District, Uttar Pradesh, India [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 99-106]
  • Sajadi, Haniye Sadat Social Responsibility of the Hospitals in Isfahan City, Iran: Results from a Cross-Sectional Survey [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 517-522]
  • Sampalli, Tara Improving Wait Times to Care for Individuals with Multimorbidities and Complex Conditions Using Value Stream Mapping [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 459-466]
  • Sanikommu, Suresh Assessment of the Status of National Oral Health Policy in India [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 575-581]
  • Sanusi, Sarafa Exploring Cigarette Use among Male Migrant Workers in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 221-227]
  • Sarkar, Sonali Estimation of the Cardiovascular Risk Using World Health Organization/International Society of Hypertension (WHO/ISH) Risk Prediction Charts in a Rural Population of South India [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 531-536]
  • Scheske, Laura Needs and Availability of Snake Antivenoms: Relevance and Application of International Guidelines [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 447-457]
  • Schwarcz, Sandra K. Training for Better Management: Avante Zambézia, PEPFAR and Improving the Quality of Administrative Services; Comment on “Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 773-775]
  • Scott, Kirstin W Improving the World’s Health through the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Perspectives from Rwanda [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 203-205]
  • Sekoni, Oluwakemi Knowledge and Attitude toward Smoke-Free Legislation and Second-Hand Smoking Exposure among Workers in Indoor Bars, Beer Parlors and Discotheques in Osun State of Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 229-234]
  • Setayesh, Hamid Reza Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of HIV-Positive People in Tehran, Iran: A Mixed-Method Descriptive Study [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 591-598]
  • Shabaninejad, Hossien Comparison of Blood Transfusion Plus Chelation Therapy and Bone Marrow Transplantation in Patients with β-Thalassemia: Application of SF-36, EQ-5D, and Visual Analogue Scale Measures [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 733-740]
  • Shahbazi, Mohammad Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program in Prisons from the Perspective of Medical and non-Medical Prison Staff: A Qualitative Study in Iran [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 583-589]
  • Shea, Sue Is It Possible to Develop a Compassionate Organization?; Comment on “Why and How Is Compassion Necessary to Provide Good Quality Healthcare?” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 769-770]
  • Shen, Gordon C Mental Health Policy Adoption as a Seminal Event: A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 493-494]
  • Shiffman, Jeremy Global Health as a Field of Power Relations: A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 497-499]
  • Shokoohi, Mostafa Inadequate Control of Diabetes and Metabolic Indices among Diabetic Patients: A Population Based Study from the Kerman Coronary Artery Disease Risk Study (KERCADRS) [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 271-277]
  • Shokoohi, Mostafa Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program in Prisons from the Perspective of Medical and non-Medical Prison Staff: A Qualitative Study in Iran [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 583-589]
  • Shrivastava, Saurabh RamBihariLal Estimation of the Cardiovascular Risk Using World Health Organization/International Society of Hypertension (WHO/ISH) Risk Prediction Charts in a Rural Population of South India [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 531-536]
  • Shroff, Zubin Addressing Health Workforce Distribution Concerns: A Discrete Choice Experiment to Develop Rural Retention Strategies in Cameroon [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 169-180]
  • Silva, Laura Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 353-361]
  • Singh, Abhinav Addressing Geriatric Oral Health Concerns through National Oral Health Policy in India [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 39-42]
  • Smith, Neale Reflecting on Backward Design for Knowledge Translation; Comment on “A Call for a Backward Design to Knowledge Translation” [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 541-543]
  • Snella, Kathleen Health Literacy Impact on National Healthcare Utilization and Expenditure [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 747-755]
  • Sorgho, Gaston Addressing Health Workforce Distribution Concerns: A Discrete Choice Experiment to Develop Rural Retention Strategies in Cameroon [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 169-180]
  • Spandonaro, Federico Regional Incentives and Patient Cross-Border Mobility: Evidence from the Italian Experience [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 363-372]
  • Stanekzai, Hedayatullah Long and Short Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) Training Courses in Afghanistan: A Cross-sectional Cohort Comparison of Post-Course Knowledge and Performance [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 143-152]
  • Stuckler, David A Global Social Support System: What the International Community Could Learn From the United States’ National Basketball Association’s Scheme for Redistribution of New Talent [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 715-718]
  • Suminski, Richard Health Literacy Impact on National Healthcare Utilization and Expenditure [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 747-755]
  • Sun, Yan Strengthening Core Public Health Capacity Based on the Implementation of the International Health Regulations (IHR) (2005): Chinese Lessons [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 381-386]
  • Szocska, Gabor Informed Patient Choice in Treatment Abroad - A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 491-492]

T

  • Takian, Amirhosein The Experience of Implementing the Board of Trustees’ Policy in Teaching Hospitals in Iran: An Example of Health System Decentralization [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 207-216]
  • Taleschian-Tabrizi, Negar Compliance With Guideline Statements for Urethral Catheterization in an Iranian Teaching Hospital [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 805-811]
  • Tavares, Aida Isabel Substitutes or Complements? Diagnosis and Treatment with non-Conventional and Conventional Medicine [Volume 4, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 235-242]
  • Taylor, Lauren A. Management Matters: A Leverage Point for Health Systems Strengthening in Global Health [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 411-415]
  • Tellier, Siri Are Sexual and Reproductive Health Policies Designed for All? Vulnerable Groups in Policy Documents of Four European Countries and Their Involvement in Policy Development [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 663-671]
  • Thi Thu Ha, Bui Shaping the Health Policy Agenda: The Case of Safe Motherhood Policy in Vietnam [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 741-746]
  • Tognetti Bordogna, Mara New Scope for Research in Traditional and Non-conventional Medicine; Comment on “Substitutes or Complements? Diagnosis and Treatment with Non-conventional and Conventional Medicine” [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 625-626]
  • Tourani, Sogand Validating and Determining the Weight of Items Used for Evaluating Clinical Governance Implementation Based on Analytic Hierarchy Process Model [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 645-651]
  • Trenholm, Susan Knowledge Mobilization in Healthcare Organizations: A View from the Resource-Based View of the Firm [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 127-130]

U

  • Uneke, Chigozie Implementation of a Health Policy Advisory Committee as a Knowledge Translation Platform: The Nigeria Experience [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 161-168]
  • Uneke, Chigozie Enhancing the Capacity of Policy-Makers to Develop Evidence-Informed Policy Brief on Infectious Diseases of Poverty in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 599-610]
  • Uro-Chukwu, Henry Chukwuemeka Implementation of a Health Policy Advisory Committee as a Knowledge Translation Platform: The Nigeria Experience [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 161-168]
  • Uro-Chukwu, Henry Enhancing the Capacity of Policy-Makers to Develop Evidence-Informed Policy Brief on Infectious Diseases of Poverty in Nigeria [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 599-610]

V

  • Vafaee Najar, Ali Validating and Determining the Weight of Items Used for Evaluating Clinical Governance Implementation Based on Analytic Hierarchy Process Model [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 645-651]
  • Verheyen, Frank Exploring Health System Responsiveness in Ambulatory Care and Disease Management and its Relation to Other Dimensions of Health System Performance (RAC) – Study Design and Methodology [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 431-437]
  • Verma, Jennifer Y. Can a Healthcare “Lean Sweep” Deliver on What Matters to Patients?; Comment on “Improving Wait Times to Care for Individuals with Multimorbidities and Complex Conditions Using Value Stream Mapping” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 783-785]
  • Vermund, Sten H. Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 353-361]
  • Vermund, Sten H. Health Management Mentoring for Health Systems Strengthening: A Response to Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 793-794]
  • Vinnakota, Narayana Rao Assessment of the Status of National Oral Health Policy in India [Volume 4, Issue 9, 2015, Pages 575-581]
  • Visentin, Giorgio The Difficult Choice of “Not Doing”; Comment on “Quaternary Prevention, an Answer of Family Doctors to Overmedicalization” [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 559-560]
  • Vosoogh-Moghaddam, Abbas Health Sector Evolution Plan in Iran; Equity and Sustainability Concerns [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 637-640]

W

  • Wagner, Hamilton Quaternary Prevention and the Challenges to Develop a Good Practice; Comment on “Quaternary Prevention, an Answer of Family Doctors to Overmedicalization” [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 557-558]
  • Wallin, Lars How Single Is “Single” - Some Pragmatic Reflections on Single Versus Multifaceted Interventions to Facilitate Implementation; Comment on “Translating Evidence Into Healthcare Policy and Practice: Single Versus Multifaceted Implementation Strategies – Is There a Simple Answer to a Complex Question?” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 699-701]
  • Walt, Gill Knowledge and Networks – Key Sources of Power in Global Health; Comment on “Knowledge, Moral Claims and the Exercise of Power in Global Health” [Volume 4, Issue 2, 2015, Pages 119-121]
  • Wang, Chunfang Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality since 2000 [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 7-12]
  • Warady, Bradley Health Literacy Impact on National Healthcare Utilization and Expenditure [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 747-755]
  • Ward, Kim Pharmacovigilance in India, Uganda and South Africa with Reference to WHO’s Minimum Requirements [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 295-305]
  • Weiss, Mitchell Pharmacovigilance in India, Uganda and South Africa with Reference to WHO’s Minimum Requirements [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 295-305]
  • Weisz, Daniel Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality since 2000 [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 7-12]
  • Weisz, Daniel Cities and Health: A Response to the Recent Commentaries [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 709-710]
  • Wester, C. William Implementation of a Health Management Mentoring Program: Year-1 Evaluation of Its Impact on Health System Strengthening in Zambézia Province, Mozambique [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 353-361]
  • Widmer, Daniel Care and Do Not Harm: Possible Misunderstandings With Quaternary Prevention (P4); Comment on “Quaternary Prevention, an Answer of Family Doctors to Over Medicalization” [Volume 4, Issue 8, 2015, Pages 561-563]
  • Wilkinson, Joyce E. “Horses for Courses”; Comment on “Translating Evidence Into Healthcare Policy and Practice: Single Versus Multi-Faceted Implementation Strategies – Is There a Simple Answer to a Complex Question?” [Volume 4, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 685-686]
  • Williams, Iestyn Lonely at the Top and Stuck in the Middle? The Ongoing Challenge of Using Cost-Effectiveness Information in Priority Setting; Comment on “Use of Cost-Effectiveness Data in Priority Setting Decisions: Experiences from the National Guidelines for Heart Diseases in Sweden” [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 185-187]
  • Wright, Amy Conley Policy Capacity Is Necessary but Not Sufficient; Comment on “Health Reform Requires Policy Capacity” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 837-839]

X

  • Xu, Ye Moving Toward Universal Health Coverage (UHC) to Achieve Inclusive and Sustainable Health Development: Three Essential Strategies Drawn From Asian Experience; Comment on “Improving the World’s Health Through the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Perspectives from Rwanda” [Volume 4, Issue 12, 2015, Pages 869-872]

Y

  • Yamey, Gavin Achieving a “Grand Convergence” in Global Health by 2035: Rwanda Shows the Way; Comment on “Improving the World’s Health Through the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Perspectives From Rwanda” [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 789-791]
  • Yang, Qian A Response to the Commentary Entitled: “Addressing the Shortage of Health Professionals in Rural China: Issues and Progress” [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 329-330]
  • Yip, Paul S. F. What Really Matters: Living Longer or Living Healthier; Comment on “Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality Since 2000” [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 487-489]
  • Youngkong, Sitaporn Incorporating Cost-Effectiveness Data in a Fair Process for Priority Setting Efforts; Comment on “Use of Cost-Effectiveness Data in Priority Setting Decisions: Experiences from the National Guidelines for Heart Diseases in Sweden” [Volume 4, Issue 7, 2015, Pages 483-485]
  • Yousefzadeh, Gholamreza Inadequate Control of Diabetes and Metabolic Indices among Diabetic Patients: A Population Based Study from the Kerman Coronary Artery Disease Risk Study (KERCADRS) [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 271-277]

Z

  • Zaidi, Shehla Perceived Barriers to Utilizing Maternal and Neonatal Health Services in Contracted-Out Versus Government-Managed Health Facilities in the Rural Districts of Pakistan [Volume 4, Issue 5, 2015, Pages 279-284]
  • Zakerinia, Maryam Comparison of Blood Transfusion Plus Chelation Therapy and Bone Marrow Transplantation in Patients with β-Thalassemia: Application of SF-36, EQ-5D, and Visual Analogue Scale Measures [Volume 4, Issue 11, 2015, Pages 733-740]
  • Zang, Omer Ramses Addressing Health Workforce Distribution Concerns: A Discrete Choice Experiment to Develop Rural Retention Strategies in Cameroon [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 169-180]
  • Zentner, Nadja Course of Health Care Costs before and after Psychiatric Inpatient Treatment: Patient-Reported vs. Administrative Records [Volume 4, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 153-160]
  • Zhang, Jian Untimely Applause Was a Distraction; Comment on “Shanghai Rising: Health Improvements as Measured by Avoidable Mortality since 2000” [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 403-405]
  • Zhang, Liang Strengthening Core Public Health Capacity Based on the Implementation of the International Health Regulations (IHR) (2005): Chinese Lessons [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 381-386]
  • Zhang, Zongjiu Strengthening Core Public Health Capacity Based on the Implementation of the International Health Regulations (IHR) (2005): Chinese Lessons [Volume 4, Issue 6, 2015, Pages 381-386]
  • Zondervan, Marcia Planning and Developing Services for Diabetic Retinopathy in Sub-Saharan Africa [Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015, Pages 19-28]