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New Global Burden of Disease estimates for liver cirrhosis published in BMC Medicine suggest that cirrhosis caused over a million deaths in 2010 with a further million due to liver cancer and acute hepatitis Cause-specific mortality data were very sparse for some regions particularly in Africa with no relevant mortality data for 58/187 countries We are calling for submissions focusing on research concerning the monitoring evaluation and accountability of human resources for health policy options through a gender equity lens For more details and published articles please visit the series page here The series will close to new submissions on 30 April 2020

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Source: BMC Public Health - June 26 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dov Bary-Weisberg Marina Meltser Maya Oberman Avital Pato Benari Yael Bar-Zeev Sarit Shalev Carla J Berg Lorien C Abroms and Hagai Levine Tags: Research article Source Type: research

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BMC Public Health is an open access peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on the epidemiology of disease and the understanding of all aspects of public health The journal has a special focus on the social determinants of health the environmental behavioral and occupational correlates of health and disease and the impact of health policies practices and interventions on the

BMC Public Health is an open access journal publishing original peer-reviewed research articles in the epidemiology of disease and the understanding of all aspects of public health The journal has a special focus on the social determinants of health the environmental behavioral and occupational correlates of health and disease and the impact of health policies practices and interventions

9 days BMC Public Health Read Emerging pesticides responsible for suicide in rural Sri Lanka following the 2008–2014 pesticide bans 9 days BMC Public Health Read Use and awareness of and willingness to self-test for HIV: an analysis of cross-sectional population-based surveys in

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Although there is no doubt that smokers switching to electronic cigarettes (EC) substantially reduce the risk to their health some tobacco control activists and health organisations discourage smokers from using EC and lobby policy makers to reduce EC use by draconian regulation The hostility to EC may be related to a moral belief that nicotine use should be eradicated rather than allowed to

BMC public health Published almost 3 years ago Discuss There is some evidence to suggest that dog ownership may improve physical activity (PA) among older adults but to date studies examining this have either depended on self-report or incomplete datasets due to the type of activity monitor used to record physical activity

An interview with BMC Public Health Section Editor Dr Shankar Viswanathan We are delighted to introduce Dr Shankar Viswanathan Section Editor of the Biostatistics and Methods section of BMC Public Health who explains the important role biostatistics play in public health and informs us of the types of submissions he encourages to his section

For years Tracey Dechert MD watched as talented medical students with a passion for public health and social justice hesitated conflicted between a career in surgery and other specialties that felt more obviously in sync with their values and interests

Hispanics are the largest minority group in the USA They contribute to the economy cultural diversity and health of the nation Assessing their health status and health needs is key to inform health policy formulation and program implementation To this end we conducted a scoping review of the literature and national statistics on Hispanic health in the USA using a modified social

BMC Public Health Correspondence Open Access Distributed data processing for public health surveillance Ross Lazarus*1 Katherine Yih2 and Richard Platt1 2 Address: 1Channing Laboratory Department of Medicine Brigham and Wome n's Hospital and Harvard Medical School Boston MA USA and

transition can lead to reduced appropriate contact with health service This may result in negative health outcomes such as increased emergency admissions disease complications and long-term health and social problems which impose still greater costs on health services [34-36] In our study we focus on young people aged 14 to 21 years

The Journal Impact 2019-2020 of BMC Public Health is 2 690 which is just updated in 2020 Compared with historical Journal Impact data the Factor 2019 of BMC Public Health grew by 6 32 % The Journal Impact Quartile of BMC Public Health is Q1 The Journal Impact of an academic journal is a scientometric factor that reflects the yearly average number of citations that recent articles published

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BMC Public Health is an open access journal publishing original peer-reviewed research articles in the epidemiology of disease and the understanding of all aspects of public health The journal has a special focus on the social determinants of health the environmental behavioral and occupational correlates of health and disease and the impact of health policies practices and interventions

BMC public health BMC Public Health is an open access peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on the epidemiology of disease and the understanding of all aspects of public health The journal has a special focus on the social determinants of health the environmental behavioral and occupational correlates of health and disease and the impact of health policies practices and

Sterfte Ruim de helft van de mensen die blijft roken sterft aan de gevolgen hiervan 1-3 In Nederland zijn dit jaarlijks ongeveer 20 000 mensen (zie tabel) 4 Zij overlijden aan een ziekte die door roken is veroorzaakt Dit cijfer is afkomstig van het RIVM Het is gebaseerd op een vergelijking van de ziekte- en sterftecijfers tussen twee groepen: rokers en niet-rokers die verder

Scope Public health journals often indicate their target audience as being interdisciplinary including health care professionals public health decision-makers and researchers A main objective is to support evidence-based policy and evidence-based practice in public health In contrast medical journals (e g The Lancet) typically focus on reaching medical professionals as their main

An official journal of the The Royal Society for Public Health and a sister journal of Public Health in Practice Public Health is an international multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal It publishes original papers reviews and short reports on all aspects of the science philosophy and practice of public health It is aimed at all public health practitioners and researchers and those

Although there is no doubt that smokers switching to electronic cigarettes (EC) substantially reduce the risk to their health some tobacco control activists and health organisations discourage smokers from using EC and lobby policy makers to reduce EC use by draconian regulation The hostility to EC may be related to a moral belief that nicotine use should be eradicated rather than allowed to

Like all articles in BMC journals this peer-reviewed article can be downloaded printed and distributed freely for any purposes (see copyright notice below) Articles in BMC journals are listed in PubMed and archived at PubMed Central For information about publishing your research in BMC journals or any BioMed Central journal go to