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Gendered Impact of Age, Toilet Facilities, and Cooking Fuels on the Occurrence of Acute Respiratory Infections in Toddlers in Indonesia and the Philippines.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Nov 07; Vol. 19 (21). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 07.

Abstract: Introduction: The purpose of the study was to analyze the risk factors of acute respiratory infections (ARI) in children under five in Indonesia and the Philippines and to implement a primary review of the characteristics of toddlers and their househol...

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What explains the large disparity in child stunting in the Philippines? A decomposition analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Public health nutrition [Public Health Nutr] 2022 Nov; Vol. 25 (11), pp. 2995-3007. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 04.

Abstract: Objective: About one-third of under-five Filipino children are stunted, with significant socio-economic inequality. This study aims to quantify factors that explain the large gap in stunting between poor and non-poor Filipino children.Design: Using the...

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Comparing Tobacco and Alcohol Policies From a Health Systems Perspective: The Cases of the Philippines and Singapore.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of public health [Int J Public Health] 2022 Oct 13; Vol. 67, pp. 1605050. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 13 (Print Publication: 2022).

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Abstract: Objective: To provide a comparative analysis of current tobacco and alcohol control laws and policies in the Philippines and Singapore Methods: We used a public health law framework that incorporates a systems approach using a scorecard to assess the p...

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DNA fingerprinting using BOX-A1R and (GTG) 5 primers identify spatial variations of fecal contamination along Pasig River, Philippines.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environmental monitoring and assessment [Environ Monit Assess] 2022 Oct 12; Vol. 194 (12), pp. 868. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 12.

Abstract: Pasig River is one of the most economically important rivers in Metro Manila, Philippines. It traverses some of the region's major cities, and because of its strategic location, it is utilized as a means of transportation, as a source of water for dome...

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Talking about volcanoes: institutional narratives, the nature of risk, and Mount Mayon in the Philippines.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Disasters [Disasters] 2022 Oct; Vol. 46 (4), pp. 879-902. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 03.

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Abstract: Volcanoes are talked about as if they are one and the same thing. If they are differentiated, they are referred to as active or inactive, and classified according to their structure and composition. Volcanoes, however, do not mean the same thing to all...

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Physical therapists' evidence-based practice profile and perspectives of entry-level EBP education: a mixed methods study in the Philippines.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Physiotherapy theory and practice [Physiother Theory Pract] 2022 Oct; Vol. 38 (10), pp. 1407-1418. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Nov 30.

Abstract: Background and Purpose: Inclusion of evidence-based practice (EBP) in entry-level physical therapy (PT) curricula is meant to develop the necessary competencies for better EBP uptake in clinical practice. This study aimed to: 1) determine the practice,...

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Cancer clinical trials in the Philippines.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Cancer causes & control : CCC [Cancer Causes Control] 2022 Oct; Vol. 33 (10), pp. 1273-1275. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 20.

Abstract: In this Commentary, we discuss disparities in resources for and access to cancer trials from the perspective of the Philippines, a lower-middle-income country in Southeast Asia, where cancer is the fourth leading cause of death. Geographic disparities ...

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Prevalence, determinants and outcomes of traditional, complementary and alternative medicine use for hypertension among low-income households in Malaysia and the Philippines.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC complementary medicine and therapies [BMC Complement Med Ther] 2022 Sep 30; Vol. 22 (1), pp. 252. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 30.

Abstract: Background: Traditional, complementary and alternative medicine (TCAM) is used to treat a broad range of conditions. In low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), TCAM use is particularly common among those with low socio-economic status. To better unde...

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Intersectionality and the invisibility of transgender health in the Philippines.

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): Global health research and policy [Glob Health Res Policy] 2022 Sep 30; Vol. 7 (1), pp. 35. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 30.

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Abstract: Transgender (trans) Filipinos are disproportionately vulnerable to health problems because of the inaccessibility of essential healthcare services resulting from the invisibility and exclusion of trans health in Philippine health and related social ins...

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COVID-19 Vaccination Willingness in Four Asian Countries: A Comparative Study including Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Vietnam.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Sep 27; Vol. 19 (19). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 27.

Abstract: Globally, 67% of the population has received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose, but coverage varies across countries. This study aimed to compare people's willingness to receive COVID-19 vaccination across Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, and Vietnam...

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