Working Papers 2006-2008

Code Title Name Year
RP233 Medicine access and utilization in a population covered by primary health care in Brazil *Published Andrea Bertoldi Jun-06
RP234 A descriptive review of the methodologies used in household surveys on medicine utilization *Published Andrea Bertoldi Jun-06
RP235 Demand for emergency health service: factors associated with inapproriate use *Published Maria Laura Carret Jun-06
RP236 Characteristics of the emergency health service demand in southern Brazil *Published Maria Laura Carret Jun-06
RP237 Inappropriate use of emergency services: a systematic review of prevalence and associated factors *Published Maria Laura Carret Jun-06
RP238 What can we learn from Medicaid Program of the United States? (Korean version) Yeong-Su Ju Jun-06
RP238 Abst.  Abstract (English version)
RP239 Comparing hurricane Katrina to Japan’s Kobe earthquake in 1995: sharing policy and institutional lessons from two large scale natural disasters in the United States and Japan Takashi Nagata Jun-06
RP240 Emergency Department surveillance of elder traffic injuries in Kurume, Japan Takashi Nagata Jun-06
RP241 Effectiveness of a law to reduce alcohol-impaired driving in Japan *Published Takashi Nagata Jun-06
RP242 The effectiveness of a new law to reduce alcohol-impaired driving in Japan *Published Takashi Nagata Jun-06
RP243 Express railway disaster in Amagasaki: A review of urban disaster response capacity in Japan *Published Takashi Nagata Jun-06
RP244 A human rights perspective on infectious diseases in Japan *Published Eriko Sase Jun-06
RP245 Rapid increase in Japanese life expectancy after World War II Yasuo Sugiura Jun-06
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RP246 What could the polypill do for cardiovascular disease in China? Onil Bhattacharyya Jun-07
RP247 Alma Alta 2008: Looking forward to a renewed primary health care system in China Onil Bhattacharyya Jun-07
RP248 Health systems, management, and organization in low- and middle- income countries Onil Bhattacharyya Jun-07
RP249 Adequacy of dietary intakes and poverty in India: Trends in the 1990s *Published Anup Karan Jun-07
RP250 The incidence of public spending on healthcare: comparative evidence from Asia *Published Anup Karan Jun-07
RP251 Reducing out-of-pocket expenditures to reduce poverty: A disaggregated analysis at rural-urban and state level in India *Published Anup Karan Jun-07
RP252 Economic recession and health inequalities in Japan: analysis with a national sample, 1986-2001 *Published Naoki Kondo Jun-07
RP253 Do social comparisons explain the association between income inequality and health?: Relative deprivation and perceived health among male and female Japanese individuals *Published Naoki Kondo Jun-07
RP254 Paying out-of-pocket for health care in Korea: Change in catastrophic and poverty impact over a decade Tae-Jin Lee Jun-07
RP255 Sex imbalance and socioeconomic status in India: a counterintuitive relationship Selvaraj Sakthivel Jun-07
RP256 How effective is India’s drug price control regime? Selvaraj Sakthivel Jun-07
RP257 Social analysis of sex imbalance in India: before and after the implementation of the Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PNDT) Act *Published Selvaraj Sakthivel Jun-07
RP258 An impact evaluation of access to health care in different social experiments of rural China Qinxiang Xue Jun-07
RP259 Factors affecting utilization of facilities caring for HIV/AIDS In Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Fumihiro Yagyu Jun-07
RP260 Achieving social insurance: what one can learn from the Asian experiences Bong-Min Yang Jun-07
RP261 Think locally: bilateral agreements to halt the expanding polarization of health-care worker migration YaoMao Chang Jun-08
RP262 Trends and distribution patterns of obstetricians, gynecologists, and pediatricians in Japan: a retrospective cohort study from 1974-2004 Hiroo Ide Jun-08
RP263 The effect of human resources on health reforms: a Turkey case study Salih Mollahaliloglu Jun-08
RP264 Cost-effectiveness analysis of screening strategy for second primary colorectal cancer screening in Korean male cancer survivors Sang Min Park Jun-08
RP265 Preliminary findings: problems and further improvement of maternal care in Senegal *Published Mayumi Shimizu Jun-08
RP266 Development of an effective public health screening program to assess hearing disabilities among newborns in Shanghai: a prospective cohort study Xiaoming Sun Jun-08
RP267 Global action on health systems: a proposal for the Toyako G8 Summit *Published Keizo Takemi Jun-08
RP268 Reforming health systems: the role of NGOs in decentralization – lessons from Kenya and Ethiopia *Published Richard Wamai Jun-08
RP269 HIV prevention cost effectiveness: recent breakthroughs and structural interventions *Published Richard Wamai Jun-08
RP270 Male circumcision is an efficacious, lasting and cost-effective strategy for combating HIV in high-prevalence AIDS epidemics: time to move beyond debating the science *Published Richard Wamai Jun-08
RP271 Health and disability in international development policy *Published Richard Wamai Jun-08
RP272 Reassessing HIV Prevention *Published Richard Wamai Jun-08
RP273 Is male circumcision as good as the HIV vaccine we’ve been waiting for? *Published Richard Wamai Jun-08
RP274 HIV prevalence, male circumcision and ‘prostitution’ in Africa: what is true, what matters in prevention? *Published Richard Wamai Jun-08
RP275 Mainstreaming of health and disability issues in the UK’s, Japanese and Finnish development policies with assessment of the implementation and practices in Ethiopia and Kenya *Published Richard Wamai Jun-08
RP276 Civil society reconsidered: critical look at NGOs in development practice *Published Richard Wamai Jun-08
RP277 China’s health system performance *Published Jing Wu Jun-08
RP278 Human security approach for global health *Published Keizo Takemi Jun-08
RP279 Global action on health systems: a proposal for the Toyako G8 Summit *Published Keizo Takemi Jun-08