Empowerment for civic engagement and well-being in emerging adulthood: Evidence from cross-regional and cross-lagged analyses

from Social Science & Medicine at http://bit.ly/37Ugodo on November 30, 2019 at 03:30PM Publication date: Available online 30 November 2019 Source: Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Randolph C.H. Chan, Winnie W.S. Mak Abstract Being an empowered and contributing citizen has been increasingly advocated in contemporary democratic societies. Despite its benefits on community flourishing, little is […]

Erratum to “Can health and health equity be advanced by urban planning strategies designed to advance global competitiveness? Lessons from two Australian case studies” [Soc. Sci. Med. 242 (2019) 112594]

from Social Science & Medicine at http://bit.ly/2OyB2bC on November 30, 2019 at 03:30PM Publication date: Available online 29 November 2019 Source: Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Michael McGreevy, Patrick Harris, Toni Delany-Crowe, Matt Fisher, Peter Sainsbury, Fran Baum

Is accessibility in the eye of the beholder? Social inequalities in spatial accessibility to health-related resources in Montréal, Canada

from Social Science & Medicine at http://bit.ly/2OuJEzY on November 29, 2019 at 03:12PM Publication date: Available online 28 November 2019 Source: Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Julie Vallée, Martine Shareck, Guillaume Le Roux, Yan Kestens, Katherine L. Frohlich Abstract Neighbourhood resources are often considered to be spatially accessible to people when they are located close […]

Biases distorting priority setting

from Health Policy at http://bit.ly/2L6M1Xv on November 29, 2019 at 02:23PM Publication date: Available online 29 November 2019 Source: Health Policy Author(s): Bjørn Hofmann Abstract Modern health care faces an ever widening gap between technological possibilities and available resources. To handle this challenge we have constructed elaborate systems for health policy making and priority setting. […]

Ending TB in Australia: Organizational challenges for regional tuberculosis programs

from Health Policy at http://bit.ly/2OyNs2Y on November 29, 2019 at 02:23PM Publication date: Available online 28 November 2019 Source: Health Policy Author(s): Chris Degeling, Jane Carroll, Justin Denholm, Ben Marais, Angus Dawson Abstract The World Health Organization’s End TB Strategy aims to eliminate tuberculosis (TB) by 2050. Low-burden countries such as Australia are targeted for […]