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Over the summer and into the fall, the global community grew increasingly alarmed about the outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa—and for good… More
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Joshua M. Sharfstein,
Gail R. Wilensky,
Lawrence O. Gostin,
Jennifer J. Frost, Adam Sonfield, Mia R. Zolna, Lawrence B. Finer,
Context: Each year the United States’ publicly supported family planning program serves millions of low-income women. Although the health impact and… More
Jonathan Mathers, Rebecca Taylor, Jayne Parry,
Context: In 2004, the English Public Health White Paper Choosing Health introduced “health trainers” as new members of the National Health Service… More
Philip J . Van der Wees, Maria W.G. Nijhuis-Van der Sanden, John Z. Ayanian, Nick Black, Gert P. Westert, Eric C. Schneider,
Context: Patient-reported outcomes (PROs) can play an important role in patient-centered health care by focusing on the patient’s health goals… More
Dave A. Chokshi, John Rugge, Nirav R. Shah,
Context: While hospitals remain important centers of gravity in the health system, services are increasingly being delivered through ambulatory care.… More
Bita A. Kash, Yichen Zhang, Kayla M. Cline, Terri Menser, Thomas R. Miller,
Context: The evolving concept of more rigorously coordinated and integrated perioperative management, often referred to as the perioperative surgical… More
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