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  1. This study aimed to examine the reporting quality of existing economic evaluations for negotiated glucose-lowering drugs (GLDs) included in China National Reimbursement Drug List (NRDL) using the Consolidated ...

    Authors: Shi-Yi Bao, Liu Liu, Fu-Ming Li, Yi Yang, Yan Wei, Hui Shao, Jian Ming, Jun-Tao Yan and Ying-Yao Chen
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:562
  2. Hospitals are the biggest consumers of health system budgets and hence measuring hospital performance by quantitative or qualitative accessible and reliable indicators is crucial. This review aimed to categori...

    Authors: Shirin Alsadat Hadian, Reza Rezayatmand, Nasrin Shaarbafchizadeh, Saeedeh Ketabi and Ahmad Reza Pourghaderi
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:561
  3. The Global Fund partnered with the Zimbabwean government to provide end-to-end support to strengthen the procurement and supply chain within the health system. This was accomplished through a series of strateg...

    Authors: Abaleng Lesego, Lawrence P. O. Were, Tsion Tsegaye, Rafiu Idris, Linden Morrison, Tatjana Peterson, Sheza Elhussein, Esther Antonio, Godfrey Magwindiri, Ivan Dumba, Cleyland Mtambirwa, Newman Madzikwa, Raiva Simbi, Misheck Ndlovu and Tom Achoki
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:557
  4. Long waiting times for elective hospital treatments are common in many countries. This study seeks to address a deficit in the literature concerning the effect of long waits on the wider consumption of healthc...

    Authors: Charlotte James, Rachel Denholm and Richard Wood
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:556
  5. Differentiated service delivery (DSD) programs for people living with HIV (PWH) limit eligibility to patients established on antiretroviral therapy (ART), yet uncertainty exists regarding the duration on ART n...

    Authors: Jonathan Ross, Kathryn Anastos, Sarah Hill, Eric Remera, Gallican N Rwibasira, Charles Ingabire, Francine Umwiza, Athanase Munyaneza, Benjamin Muhoza, Chenshu Zhang, Denis Nash, Marcel Yotebieng and Gad Murenzi
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:555
  6. Indigenous adolescents access primary health care services at lower rates, despite their greater health needs and experience of disadvantage. This systematic review identifies the enablers and barriers to prim...

    Authors: Stephen Harfield, Tara Purcell, Eliza Schioldann, James Ward, Odette Pearson and Peter Azzopardi
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:553
  7. Despite the many interventions that have been implemented in sub-Saharan Africa to improve the uptake of HIV testing and antiretroviral (ART) initiation services, the rates at which men are tested for HIV and ...

    Authors: Mbuzeleni Hlongwa and Edward Nicol
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:552
  8. Patient navigation is an evidence-based intervention that reduces cancer health disparities by directly addressing the barriers to care for underserved patients with cancer. Variability in design and integrati...

    Authors: Elizabeth S. Ver Hoeve, Elizabeth Calhoun, Monica Hernandez, Elizabeth High, Julie S. Armin, Leila Ali-Akbarian, Michael Frithsen, Wendy Andrews and Heidi A. Hamann
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:550
  9. Despite modest efforts to study and document the complications that arise after acute treatment of patients with coronavirus disease, its ramifications and regional variations are yet to be clearly understood....

    Authors: Justus Uchenna Onu, Iorhen Akase, Justice Ohaka and Ibrahim Musa Kida
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:549
  10. The population aging trend and the shortage of elderly care workers require the long-term care profession to become more attractive. However, the professional attractiveness among long-term care workers has ye...

    Authors: Xiaojing Qi, Ziyan Dong, Wen Xie, Liuqing Yang and Jie Li
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:548
  11. Older adults living in nursing home organizations are eager to get voluntary help, however, their past experiences with voluntary services are not satisfactory enough. To better carry out voluntary services an...

    Authors: Lin Li, Qin Shen and Junxian Wu
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:547
  12. Enrolment of informal sector workers in Ghana’s National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is critical to achieving increased risk-pooling and attainment of Universal Health Coverage. However, the NHIS has strugg...

    Authors: Eric Nsiah-Boateng, Patricia Akweongo, Justice Nonvignon and Moses Aikins
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:546
  13. Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT), an alternative to inpatient intravenous antibiotic therapy, has shown benefits in international studies such as increased patient satisfaction. Because OPAT ...

    Authors: Sophie Peter, Charlotte Oberröhrmann, Holger Pfaff, Clara Lehmann, Kirsten Schmidt-Hellerau, Vanessa Brandes, Charlotte Leisse, Christoph Heinrich Lindemann, Peter Ihle, Jutta Küpper-Nybelen, Anna Hagemeier and Nadine Scholten
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:544
  14. Paramedics are often involved in treating palliative care patients with difficulties regarding symptom control. They report minimal training in palliative care and find decision-making difficult. This often le...

    Authors: Eemil Pesonen, Pauli Vuorinen, Leena Surakka, Juho T. Lehto and Sanna Hoppu
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:543
  15. Engagement of healthcare providers is one of the World Health Organization strategies devised for prevention and provision of patient centered care for multidrug resistant tuberculosis. The need for current re...

    Authors: Bereket Aberham Lajore, Yitagesu Habtu Aweke, Samuel Yohannes Ayanto and Menen Ayele
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:542
  16. Research on health resource allocation trends in ethnic minority and impoverished areas in China is limited since the 2009 Medical Reform. This study aimed to investigate the variations and inequalities in hea...

    Authors: Fang Luo, Yuezhou Huang, Linshan Jiang, Qingqing Fan and Zongchao Gou
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:541
  17. The primary healthcare system in Pakistan focuses on providing episodic, disease-based care. Health care for low-middle income communities is largely through a fee-for-service model that ignores preventive and...

    Authors: Unab I. Khan, Sabeen Shah, Shankar Viswanathan, Asra Qureshi, Yasmeen Noornabi, Mahnoor Niaz and Judith Wylie-Rosett
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:540
  18. Physicians have complex and demanding jobs that may negatively affect their sustainable employability (SE) and quality of care. Despite its societal and occupational relevance, empirical research on physicians...

    Authors: Iris van de Voort, Irene Grossmann, Ian Leistikow and Jan-Willem Weenink
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:539
  19. Organizational citizenship behavior (OCB) among nurses, as the key human resources in healthcare systems, is of paramount importance to nursing care quality and patient outcomes. The present study was to refle...

    Authors: Rahimeh Khajoei, Mozhgan Jokar and Parvaneh Vasli
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:538
  20. Ethiopia strives to achieve Universal Health Coverage (UHC) through Primary Health Care (PHC) by expanding access to services and improving the quality and equitable comprehensive health services at all levels...

    Authors: Misganaw Guadie Tiruneh, Eneyew Talie Fenta, Destaw Endeshaw, Amare Mebrat Delie, Ousman Adal, Abiyu Abadi Tareke, Eyob Ketema Bogale and Tadele Fentabel Anagaw
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:537
  21. Prehabilitation aims to enhance functional capacity before surgery, minimise complications and achieve a better postoperative outcome. This can be particularly useful for older, frail patients to better tolera...

    Authors: Tamina Isabel Fuchs, Carina Pfab, Jörn Kiselev, Stefan J Schaller, Claudia Spies and Tanja Rombey
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:536
  22. Electronic health record (EHR) transitions are known to be highly disruptive, can drastically impact clinician and staff experiences, and may influence patients’ experiences using the electronic patient portal...

    Authors: Sherry L. Ball, Bo Kim, Sarah L. Cutrona, Brianne K. Molloy-Paolillo, Ellen Ahlness, Megan Moldestad, George Sayre and Seppo T. Rinne
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:535
  23. People with vision impairment encounter many difficulties when it comes to medicines use. However, evidence indicates that there are major gaps in pharmaceutical care service provision worldwide and limited re...

    Authors: Basma Y. Kentab, Heather E. Barry, Sinaa A. Al-Aqeel and Carmel M. Hughes
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:534
  24. Access to health care services is a basic human right, and an individual’s health and overall quality of life may suffer as a result of barriers to accessing health services. Access to comprehensive and qualit...

    Authors: Misganaw Guadie Tiruneh, Eneyew Talie Fenta, Destaw Endeshaw, Habitu Birhan Eshetu, Ousman Adal, Abiyu Abadi Tareke, Natnael Kebede, Amare Mebrat Delie, Eyob Ketema Bogale and Tadele Fentabel Anagaw
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:533
  25. In recent years, patient and public involvement (PPI) in research has significantly increased; however, the reporting of PPI remains poor. The Guidance for Reporting Involvement of Patients and the Public (GRI...

    Authors: Sahar Hammoud, Laith Alsabek, Lisa Rogers and Eilish McAuliffe
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:532
  26. People experiencing homelessness are at increased risk of violence and abuse, however, there is insufficient knowledge about rates of inquiry or readiness of healthcare professionals to address violence and ab...

    Authors: Sophie Nadia Gaber, Ing-Britt Rydeman, Elisabet Mattsson and Åsa Kneck
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:531
  27. Long-term care services for older adults are characterised by increasing needs and scarce resources. Political strategies have led to the reorganisation of long-term care services, with an increased focus on “...

    Authors: Ann Katrin Blø Pedersen, Marianne Sundlisæter Skinner and Maren Sogstad
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:530
  28. Depression is prevalent among Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF) Veterans, yet rates of Veteran mental health care utilization remain modest. The current study examined: factors i...

    Authors: Vanessa Panaite, Dezon K. Finch, Paul Pfeiffer, Nathan J. Cohen, Amy Alman, Jolie Haun, Susan K. Schultz, Shannon R. Miles, Heather G. Belanger, F. Andrew F. Kozel, Jonathan Rottenberg, Andrew R. Devendorf, Blake Barrett and Stephen L. Luther
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:529
  29. Quality in healthcare is a subject in need of continuous attention. Quality improvement (QI) programmes with the purpose of increasing service quality are therefore of priority for healthcare leaders and gover...

    Authors: Hilda Bø Lyng, Eline Ree, Torunn Strømme, Terese Johannessen, Ingunn Aase, Berit Ullebust, Line Hurup Thomsen, Elisabeth Holen-Rabbersvik, Lene Schibevaag, David W. Bates and Siri Wiig
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:528
  30. The rates of coronary angiograms (CA) and related procedures (percutaneous intervention [PCI]) are significantly higher in Germany than in other Organisation for Economic Co-ordination and Development (OECD) c...

    Authors: Jutta Jung-Henrich, Kathrin Schlößler, Til Uebel, Nino Chikhradze, Anastasia Suslow, Nicole Lindner, Sandra Fahrenkrog, Judith Kraft, Eva Hummers, Horst Christian Vollmar, Ildikó Gágyor, Dirk Heider, Hans-Helmut König and Norbert Donner-Banzhoff
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:527
  31. Individuals experiencing homelessness face unique physical and mental health challenges, increased morbidity, and premature mortality. COVID -19 creates a significant heightened risk for those living in congre...

    Authors: Vivetha Thambinathan, Suvendrini Lena, Jordan Ramnarine, Helen Chuang, Luwam Ogbaselassie, Marc Dagher, Elaine Goulbourne, Sheila Wijayasinghe, Jessica Bawden, Logan Kennedy and Vanessa Wright
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:526
  32. People with physical disabilities due to disease or injury face barriers to their daily activities and participation in society. Many depend on formal or informal caregivers for assistance to live independentl...

    Authors: Linda Sørensen, Dag Tomas Johannesen, Helinä Melkas and Hege Mari Johnsen
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:523
  33. Women are disproportionately impacted by osteoarthritis (OA) but less likely than men to access OA care, particularly racialized women. One way to reduce inequities is through policies that can influence healt...

    Authors: Angelina Abbaticchio, Madeline Theodorlis, Deborah Marshall, Crystal MacKay, Cornelia M. Borkhoff, Glen Stewart Hazlewood, Marisa Battistella, Aisha Lofters, Vandana Ahluwalia and Anna R. Gagliardi
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:522
  34. Compensation for medical damage liability disputes (CMDLD) seriously hinders the healthy development of hospitals and undermines the harmony of the doctor-patient relationships (DPR). Risk management in the DP...

    Authors: Hui Li, Limin Li, Tong Liu, Meiqiong Tan, Wanwan He, Yuzhu Luo, Xuerong Zhong, Liping Zhang and Jiangjie Sun
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:521
  35. Veterans who need post-acute home health care (HHC) are at risk for adverse outcomes and unmet social needs. Veterans’ social needs could be identified and met by community-based HHC clinicians due to their un...

    Authors: Marguerite Daus, Marcie Lee, Lexus L. Ujano-De Motta, Ariel Holstein, Brianne Morgan, Karen Albright, Roman Ayele, Michaela McCarthy, Heidi Sjoberg and Christine D. Jones
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:520
  36. Rural populations consistently experience a disproportionate burden of cancer, including higher incidence and mortality rates, compared to the urban populations. Factors that are thought to contribute to these...

    Authors: Shin Chang, Michelle Liu, Christa Braun-Inglis, Randall Holcombe and Izumi Okado
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:518
  37. This study aimed to assess the service quality (SQ) for Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and hypertension in primary healthcare settings from the perspective of service users in Iran.

    Authors: Shabnam Iezadi, Kamal Gholipour, Jabraeil Sherbafi, Sama Behpaie, Nazli soltani, Mohsen Pasha and Javad Farahishahgoli
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:517

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  38. The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the use of telemedicine which is seen as a possibility to reduce the pressure on healthcare systems globally. However, little research has been carried out on video as a consu...

    Authors: Olivia Mandal Møller, Sif Sofie Vange, Anne Sofie Borsch, Tomas Norman Dam, Anja MB Jensen and Signe Smith Jervelund
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:516
  39. COVID-19 impacted the mental health of healthcare workers, who endured pressures as they provided care during a prolonged crisis. We aimed to explore whether and how a Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) approach was r...

    Authors: Sonia Rose Harris, Alexis Amano, Marcy Winget, Kelley M Skeff and Cati G Brown-Johnson
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:515
  40. The measurement of patient satisfaction is a vital metric that enhances stakeholders to take proactive steps in improving the quality of healthcare services within medical care systems. This study assessed pat...

    Authors: Doaa Altarifi, Tahani Harb and Murad Abualhasan
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:514
  41. Under the background of the regular implementation of the National Centralized Drug Procurement (NCDP) policy, this study aimed to assess the impacts of the NCDP policy on drug utilization of county-level medi...

    Authors: Haoye Li, Fanyu Lin, Rui Wang, Chenxuan Zhu, Keyao Cao, Yu Chen, Gang Fang, Jiaming Li, Jinxi Ding and Wei Li
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:513
  42. It is known that many surgeons encounter intraoperative adverse events which can result in Second Victim Syndrome (SVS), with significant detriment to their emotional and physical health. There is, however, a ...

    Authors: Clyve Yu Leon Yaow, Qin Xiang Ng, Ryan Ian Houe Chong, Clarence Ong, Nicolette Zy-Yin Chong, Nicole Li Xian Yap, Ashley Shuen Ying Hong, Benita Kiat Tee Tan, Amos Hong Pheng Loh, Andrew Siang Yih Wong and Hiang Khoon Tan
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:512
  43. This qualitative study explores the experiences of peer support workers (PSWs) and service users (or peers) during transition from in-person to virtual mental health services. During and following the COVID-19...

    Authors: Elmira Mirbahaeddin and Samia Chreim
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:510
  44. This study evaluates the feasibility of a nine-month advanced quality-improvement program aimed at enhancing the quality of care provided by primary care physical therapists in the Netherlands. The evaluation ...

    Authors: LSF Smeekens, AC Verburg, MJM Maas, R van Heerde, A van Kerkhof and PJ van der Wees
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:509
  45. Current and former dementia policies in the United Kingdom (UK) recommend diagnosing dementia early, or as close to the onset of symptoms as possible. Informal caregivers play an important role in initiating t...

    Authors: Elyse Couch, Melissa Co, Christopher P. Albertyn, Matthew Prina and Vanessa Lawrence
    Citation: BMC Health Services Research 2024 24:508