Secondhand effects of alcohol use among students in Vietnam Pham Bich Diep, Ronald A. Knibbe, Kim Bao Giang, Nanne De Vries
Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in rural Uganda: Modelling effectiveness and impact of scaling-up PMTCT services Elin C. Larsson, Anna Mia Ekström, George Pariyo, Göran Tomson, Mohammad Sarowar, Rose Baluka, Edward Galiwango, Anna Ekéus Thorson
Sierra Leone: the forgotten mortality Vageesh Jain, Colin Stewart Brown, Oliver Johnson
Community perceptions of health and chronic disease in South Indian rural transitional communities: a qualitative study Arabella K.M. Hayter, Roger Jeffery, Chitra Sharma, Audrey Prost, Sanjay Kinra
Short-term and long-term associations between household wealth and physical growth: a cross-comparative analysis of children from four low- and middle-income countries Aditi Krishna, Juhwan Oh, Jong-koo Lee, Hwa-young Lee, Jessica M. Perkins, Jongho Heo, Young Sun Ro, S. V. Subramanian
Health-seeking behaviours by gender among adolescents in Soweto, South Africa Kennedy Otwombe, Janan Dietrich, Fatima Laher, Stefanie Hornschuh, Busisiwe Nkala, Lucy Chimoyi, Angela Kaida, Glenda E. Gray, Cari L. Miller
ASEAN Integration and its Health Implications Complete Special Issue, incl Table of Contents
Associations between urbanisation and components of the health-risk transition in Thailand. A descriptive study of 87,000 Thai adults Lynette L-Y. Lim, Tord Kjellstrom, Adrian Sleigh, Suwanee Khamman, Sam-Ang Seubsman, Jane Dixon, Cathy Banwell
Knowledge, attitudes and practice about malaria in rural Tigray, Ethiopia Johan Paulander, Henrik Olsson, Hailemariam Lemma, Asefaw Getachew, Miguel San Sebastian
Comparing the job satisfaction and intention to leave of different categories of health workers in Tanzania, Malawi, and South Africa Duane Blaauw, Prudence Ditlopo, Fresier Maseko, Maureen Chirwa, Aziza Mwisongo, Posy Bidwell, Steve Thomas, Charles Normand
Measuring self-reported health in low-income countries: piloting three instruments in semi-rural Burkina Faso Yulia Blomstedt, Aurélia Souares, Louis Niamba, Ali Sie, Lars Weinehall, Rainer Sauerborn

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