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  1. Content type: Research article

    World Health Organisation recommends routine Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccination for girls when its cost-effectiveness in the country or region has been duly considered. We therefore aimed to evaluate cost...

    Authors: Obinna I. Ekwunife and Stefan K. Lhachimi

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:815

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  2. Content type: Research article

    The health status of refugees is a significant factor in determining their success in resettlement and relies heavily on self-rated measures of refugee health. The selection of robust and appropriate self-rate...

    Authors: Alison Dowling, Joanne Enticott and Grant Russell

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:817

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  3. Content type: Research article

    We examined the association of dialysis facility characteristics with payment reductions and change in clinical performance measures during the first year of the United States Centers for Medicare & Medicaid S...

    Authors: Milda R. Saunders, Haena Lee and Marshall H. Chin

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:816

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Many people with a mental illness are parents caring for dependent children. These children are at greater risk of developing their own mental health concerns compared to other children. Mental health services...

    Authors: Patraporn Tungpunkom, Darryl Maybery, Andrea Reupert, Nick Kowalenko and Kim Foster

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:818

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  5. Content type: Research article

    Evidence for efficacy of cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) in treatment of schizophrenia is growing. CBT is effective and cost efficient in treating positive and negative symptoms. To effectively meet the ne...

    Authors: Muhammed Omair Husain, Imran B. Chaudhry, Nasir Mehmood, Raza ur Rehman, Ajmal Kazmi, Munir Hamirani, Tayyeba Kiran, Ameer Bukhsh, Paul Bassett, Muhammad Ishrat Husain, Farooq Naeem and Nusrat Husain

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:808

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  6. Content type: Research article

    Organization of HIV care and treatment services, including clinic staffing and services, may shape clinical and financial outcomes, yet there has been little attempt to describe different models of HIV care in...

    Authors: Sharon Tsui, Julie A. Denison, Caitlin E. Kennedy, Larry W. Chang, Olivier Koole, Kwasi Torpey, Eric Van Praag, Jason Farley, Nathan Ford, Leine Stuart and Fred Wabwire-Mangen

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:811

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  7. Content type: Study protocol

    The Million Hearts® initiative aims to prevent heart disease and stroke in the United States by mobilizing public and private sectors around a core set of objectives, with particular attention on improving blo...

    Authors: Priscilla M. Lopez, Jennifer Zanowiak, Keith Goldfeld, Katarzyna Wyka, Ahmad Masoud, Susan Beane, Rashi Kumar, Phoebe Laughlin, Chau Trinh-Shevrin, Lorna Thorpe and Nadia Islam

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:810

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  8. Content type: Study protocol

    Metabolic syndrome (MetS), the clustering of multiple leading risk factors, predisposes individuals to increased risk for developing type 2 diabetes and/or cardiovascular disease (CVD). Cardio-metabolic diseas...

    Authors: Melinda J. Carrington and Paul Zimmet

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:813

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  9. Content type: Research article

    An in-depth understanding of how organizational culture is experienced by health workers (HWs), and influences their decisions to leave their jobs is a fundamental, yet under-examined, basis for forming effect...

    Authors: Constance Sibongile Shumba, Karina Kielmann and Sophie Witter

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:809

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  10. Content type: Correction

    After the publication of this article [1] it has come to our attention that the author Jeph Herrin was incorrectly included as Jeph Henry. The correct spelling is included in this erratum and the original arti...

    Authors: Goitom Gigar Abera, Yibeltal Kiflie Alemayehu and Jeph Herrin

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:807

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    The original article was published in BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:713

  11. Content type: Research

    Information-use is an integral component of a routine health information system and essential to influence policy-making, program actions and research. Despite an increased amount of routine data collected, pl...

    Authors: Edward Nicol, Debbie Bradshaw, Jeannine Uwimana-Nicol and Lilian Dudley

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17(Suppl 2):765

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 2

  12. Content type: Research

    Poor, Black African males are underrepresented as patients in facilities that treat problem drinking in Cape Town, South Africa. Reasons for this remain unclear, but factors such as the kinds of treatment prov...

    Authors: Amina Saban, Neo Morojele and Leslie London

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17(Suppl 2):740

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 2

  13. Content type: Research

    Centralized dispensing of essential medicines is one of South Africa’s strategies to address the shortage of pharmacists, reduce patients’ waiting times and reduce over-crowding at public sector healthcare fac...

    Authors: Bvudzai Priscilla Magadzire, Bruno Marchal, Tania Mathys, Richard O. Laing and Kim Ward

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17(Suppl 2):724

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 2

  14. Content type: Research

    Low and middle income countries face many challenges in meeting their populations’ mental health care needs. Though family caregiving is crucial to the management of severe mental health disabilities, such as ...

    Authors: Yaw Nyarko Opoku-Boateng, Irene A. Kretchy, Genevieve Cecilia Aryeetey, Duah Dwomoh, Sybil Decker, Samuel Agyei Agyemang, Yesim Tozan, Moses Aikins and Justice Nonvignon

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17(Suppl 2):697

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 2

  15. Content type: Introduction

    Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) experiences an acute dearth of well-trained and skilled researchers. This dearth constrains the region’s capacity to identify and address the root causes of its poor social, health, de...

    Authors: Chimaraoke O. Izugbara, Caroline W. Kabiru, Djesika Amendah, Zacharie Tsala Dimbuene, Hermann Pythagore Pierre Donfouet, Esso-Hanam Atake, Marie-Gloriose Ingabire, Stephen Maluka, Joyce N. Mumah, Matilu Mwau, Mollyne Ndinya, Kenneth Ngure, Estelle M. Sidze, Charles Sossa, Abdramane Soura and Alex C. Ezeh

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17(Suppl 2):696

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 2

  16. Content type: Research

    Access to maternal and child health care in low- and middle-income countries such as Togo is characterized by significant inequalities. Most studies in the Togolese context have examined the total inequality o...

    Authors: Yacobou Sanoussi

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17(Suppl 2):699

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 2

  17. Content type: Research

    The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is characterized by a high prevalence of hypertension (HTN) and a high proportion of uncontrolled HTN, which is indicative of poor HTN management. Effective managemen...

    Authors: Aimée M. Lulebo, Didine K. Kaba, Silvestre E.-H. Atake, Mala A. Mapatano, Eric M. Mafuta, Julien M. Mampunza and Yves Coppieters

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17(Suppl 2):698

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 2

  18. Content type: Research

    Health practitioners frequently encounter dying, death and suffering. While providing health care can be stressful, the literature on how different health practitioners cope with the emotional challenges assoc...

    Authors: Bassantéa Lodegaèna Kpassagou and Kokou Messanh Agbémélé Soedje

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17(Suppl 2):700

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 2

  19. Content type: Research

    Reminder/recall systems are effective ways to improve immunization rates, but their feasibility in primary health care (PHC) settings in Nigeria has not been adequately evaluated. In this study we describe the...

    Authors: Victoria Bolanle Brown and O. Abimbola Oluwatosin

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17(Suppl 2):703

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 2

  20. Content type: Research

    People with disabilities represent approximately 6% of the Senegalese population. They face significant barriers to accessing health care. Although several initiatives have been implemented to improve access t...

    Authors: Diarra Bousso Senghor, Oumar Diop and Issa Sombié

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17(Suppl 2):695

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 2

  21. Content type: Research article

    Telephone triage is a core but vulnerable part of the care process at out-of-hours general practitioner (GP) cooperatives. In the Netherlands, different instruments have been used for assessing the quality of ...

    Authors: Marleen Smits, Ellen Keizer, Paul Ram and Paul Giesen

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:798

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  22. Content type: Research article

    In health research, indicators of socioeconomic status (SES) are often used interchangeably and often lack theoretical foundation. This makes it difficult to compare results from different studies and to explo...

    Authors: Michael Fliesser, Jessie De Witt Huberts and Pia-Maria Wippert

    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2017 17:800

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