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Alles, M., Eussen, S., Ake-Tano, O., Diouf, S., Tanya, A., Lakati, A., Mauras, C. (2013). Situational analysis and expert evaluation of the nutrition and health status of infants and young children in five countries in sub-Saharan Africa. Food and nutrition bulletin, 34(3), 287–298.
Averina, M., Nilssen, O., Brenn, T., Brox, J., Arkhipovsky, V., & Kalinin, A. (2005). Social and lifestyle determinants of depression, anxiety, sleeping disorders and self-evaluated quality of life in Russia--A population-based study in Arkhangelsk. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 40(7), 511-518.
Bezruchka, S., Namekata, T., & Sistrom, M. (2008). Interplay of politics and law to promote health: Improving economic equality and health: The case of postwar Japan. American Journal of Public Health, 98(4), 589-594.
Biggs, B., King, L., Basu, S., & Stuckler, D. (2010). Is wealthier always healthier? The impact of national income level, inequality, and poverty on public health in Latin America. Social Science & Medicine (1982), 71(2), 266-273.
Boyce T, Holmes A (2012). Addressing health inequalities in the delivery of the human papillomavirus vaccination programme: Examining the Role of the School Nurse. PLoS ONE 7(9): e43416. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0043416
Coovadia, H., Jewkes, R., Barron, P., Sanders, D., & McIntyre, D. (2009). Health in South Africa 1--The health and health system of South Africa: Historical roots of current public health challenges. Lancet, 374(9692), 817-834.
Dankwa-Mullan, I., Rhee, K., Williams, K.,Sanchez, I., Sy, F., Stinson, N., & Ruffin, J. (2010). The science of eliminating health disparities: Summary and analysis of the NIH summit recommendations. American Journal of Public Health, 100(S1), S12-S18.
Dinca-Panaitescu, S., Dinca-Panaitescu, M., Bryant, T., Daiski, I., Pilkington, B., & Raphael, D. (2011). Diabetes prevalence and income: Results of the Canadian Community Health Survey. Health Policy, 99(2), 116-123.
Gehlert, S., Sohmer, D., Sacks, T., Mininger, C., McClintock, M., & Olopade, O. (2008). Targeting health disparities: A model linking upstream determinants to downstream interventions. Health Affairs, 27(2), 339–349.
Jones, C., Jones, C., Perry, G., Barclay, G., & Jones, C. (2009). Addressing the social determinants of children's health: A cliff analogy. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 20(4 Suppl), 1-12.
Kanjilal, B., Mazumdar, P., Mukherjee, M., & Rahman, M. (2010). Nutritional status of children in India: Household socio-economic condition as the contextual determinant.International Journal for Equity in Health, 9(1), 19-31.
Kirkpatrick, S., & McIntyre, L. (2009). The Chief Public Health Officer's report on health inequalities: What are the implications for public health practitioners and researchers? Canadian Journal of Public Health. Revue Canadienne De Santé Publique, 100(2), 93-95.
Kruk, M., Porignon, D., Rockers, P., & Van Lerberghe, W. (2010). The contribution of primary care to health and health systems in low- and middle-income countries: A critical review of major primary care initiatives.Social Science & Medicine (1982), 70(6), 904-911.
Luque, J.S. (2010). HPV awareness among latina immigrants and anglo-american women in the southern united states: Cultural models of cervical cancer risk factors and beliefs. NAPA Bulletin Special Issue: Anthropological Perspectives on Migration and Health, 34(1) pp. 84-104
Mukherjee, S., Haddad, S., & Narayana, D. (2011). Social class related inequalities in household health expenditure and economic burden: Evidence from Kerala, south India. International Journal for Equity in Health, 10(1), 1-13.
Norman, R., Schneider, M., Bradshaw, D., Jewkes, R., Abrahams, N., Matzopoulos, R., & Vos, T. (2010). Interpersonal violence: An important risk factor for disease and injury in South Africa. Population Health Metrics, 8, 32-43.
Rudan, I., Kapiriri, L., Tomlinson, M., Balliet, M., Cohen, B., & Chopra, M. (2010). Evidence-based priority setting for health care and research: Tools to support policy in maternal, neonatal, and child health in Africa. PLoS Medicine, 7(7), 1-5
Shonkoff, J., Boyce, W., & McEwen, B. (2009). Neuroscience, molecular biology, and the childhood roots of health disparities: Building a new framework for health promotion and disease prevention. JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association, 301(21), 2252–2259.
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