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Socio-economic and demographic factors influencing open defecation in Haiti: a cross-sectional study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC public health [BMC Public Health] 2022 Nov 23; Vol. 22 (1), pp. 2156. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 23.

Abstract: Background: Open defecation (OD) remains an important public health challenge in Haiti. The practice poses a significantly high risk of disease transmission. Considering these negative health consequences, this paper aims to identify socio-economic and...

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Medical disaster response: A critical analysis of the 2010 Haiti earthquake.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Frontiers in public health [Front Public Health] 2022 Nov 01; Vol. 10, pp. 995595. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 01 (Print Publication: 2022).

Abstract: Introduction: On January 12, 2010, a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck the Republic of Haiti. The human cost was enormous-an estimated 316,000 people were killed, and a further 300,000 were injured. The scope of the disaster was matched by the scope of t...

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Hearing impairment in children living with HIV in Haiti.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology [Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol] 2022 Nov; Vol. 162, pp. 111329. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 30.

Abstract: Objective: To identify the prevalence of hearing impairment and associated risk factors in children living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in Haiti.Methods: A validated smartphone-based platform with pure-tone audiometry was used to screen 341 ...

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High prevalence of obesity among women in urban Haiti: Findings from a population-based cohort.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Frontiers in public health [Front Public Health] 2022 Oct 05; Vol. 10, pp. 976909. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 05 (Print Publication: 2022).

Abstract: Introduction: Obesity is associated with increased risk of non-communicable diseases and death and is increasing rapidly in low- and middle-income countries, including Haiti. There is limited population-based data on body mass index (BMI) and waist cir...

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Uterine fibroid: a socially malignant illness in Haiti.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Anthropology & medicine [Anthropol Med] 2022 Sep; Vol. 29 (3), pp. 255-270.

Abstract: This qualitative study documented the effects of uterine fibroids on the suffering of women in Haiti. It makes a unique contribution by re-socializing this disease, by making visible the social inequalities and what is at stake for the women, for their...

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A matter of trust: a qualitative comparison of the determinants of COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in Taiwan, the United States, the Netherlands, and Haiti.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics [Hum Vaccin Immunother] 2022 Nov 30; Vol. 18 (5), pp. 2050121. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Mar 29.

Abstract: COVID-19 vaccination is an effective intervention preventing individuals from contracting SARS-CoV-2 or transmitting the virus to others. However, in many countries, vaccine hesitancy has impeded the progress of mass vaccination to reach herd immunity....

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Haiti's cholera treatment centres are overwhelmed as cases surge.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMJ (Clinical research ed.) [BMJ] 2022 Nov 23; Vol. 379, pp. o2831. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 23.

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Spatial, environmental, and individual associations with Anopheles albimanus salivary antigen IgG in Haitian children.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology [Front Cell Infect Microbiol] 2022 Nov 08; Vol. 12, pp. 1033917. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 08 (Print Publication: 2022).

Abstract: IgG serology can be utilized to estimate exposure to Anopheline malaria vectors and the Plasmodium species they transmit. A multiplex bead-based assay simultaneously detected IgG to Anopheles albimanus salivary gland extract (SGE) and four Plasmodium f...

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Factors contributing to delays in initiation of front-line cervical cancer therapy: disparities in a diverse south Florida population.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society [Int J Gynecol Cancer] 2022 Nov 07; Vol. 32 (11), pp. 1387-1394. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 07.

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Abstract: Objective: Delay in initiating cervical cancer treatment may impact outcomes. In a cohort of patients initially treated by surgery, chemoradiation, chemotherapy, or in a clinical trial, we aim to define factors contributing to prolonged time to treatme...

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Children's disaster trauma in Haiti: Configurations of similarities and dissimilarities in experiences.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Psychological services [Psychol Serv] 2022 Nov; Vol. 19 (4), pp. 698-709. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Sep 02.

Abstract: The 2010 earthquake in Haiti, an urgent crisis, occurred in the context of persistent social dysfunctions, amplifying both the chronic poor living conditions and adversities for children and families. The present study sought to gain better understandi...

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