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May 16, 2012, Vol 307, No. 19, Pages 2001-2115 | Global Health

This Week in JAMA

This Week in JAMA

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2001-2001. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.2988
Viewpoint

Primary Health Care in Low-Income CountriesBuilding on Recent Achievements

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2031-2032. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4438

Policy Making With Health Equity at Its Heart

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2033-2034. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3534

Achieving Equity in Global HealthSo Near and Yet So Far

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2035-2036. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4659

Noncommunicable DiseasesA Global Health Crisis in a New World Order

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2037-2038. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3546
A Piece of My Mind

A Train of Hope, and a Chance to Train

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2039-2040. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3580
Original Contribution

Effect of a Multifaceted Intervention on Use of Evidence-Based Therapies in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndromes in BrazilThe BRIDGE-ACS Randomized Trial

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2041-2049. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.413

To evaluate whether a multifaceted quality improvement (QI) intervention can improve the use of evidence-based therapies, Berwanger and coauthors randomly assigned 34 clusters of public hospitals (1150 patients) to receive a multifaceted QI intervention vs routine practice. In the related Editorial, Berwick discusses the complexity inherent in defining QI and implementing QI interventions.

Effects of Prenatal Micronutrient and Early Food Supplementation on Maternal Hemoglobin, Birth Weight, and Infant Mortality Among Children in BangladeshThe MINIMat Randomized Trial

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2050-2059. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4061

To test the hypothesis that prenatal multiple micronutrient supplementation as well as an early invitation to food supplementation would increase maternal hemoglobin and birth weight and decrease infant mortality, Persson and coauthors identified 4436 pregnant women through monthly surveillance in Bangladesh. In an editorial, Christian and Black discuss food, micronutrients, and birth outcomes.

HIV Development Assistance and Adult Mortality in Africa

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2060-2067. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.2001

To determine the effects of the US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), Bendavid and coauthors conducted analyses of adult mortality using person-level data from the Demographic and Health Surveys, comparing countries in Africa from 1998 to 2008. In an 4989, Emanuel discusses PEPFAR in the context of maximizing the effects of global health assistance.

Editorial

The Question of Improvement

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2093-2094. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4146

Food, Micronutrients, and Birth Outcomes

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2094-2096. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4436

PEPFAR and Maximizing the Effects of Global Health Assistance

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2097-2100. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4989

China's Air Quality DilemmaReconciling Economic Growth With Environmental Protection

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2100-2102. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4601

Health, Economics, and the 2012 G8 Summit

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2102-2104. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4874
Preliminary Communication

Association Between Changes in Air Pollution Levels During the Beijing Olympics and Biomarkers of Inflammation and Thrombosis in Healthy Young Adults

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2068-2078. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3488

Taking advantage of air pollution restrictions for the 2008 Olympics, Rich and colleagues compared blood serum levels in 125 medical students living in Beijing before, during, and after the games to determine whether cardiovascular disease biomarkers respond to variations in air pollution. In an 4601, Dominici and Mittleman discuss reconciling economic growth with environmental protections.

Special Communication

A Framework Convention on Global HealthHealth for All, Justice for All

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2087-2092. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4395

Gostin describes the key modalities of a Framework Convention on Global Health, including defining national responsibilities for the population’s health; defining international responsibilities for reliable, sustainable funding; setting global health priorities; coordinating fragmented activities; reshaping global governance for health; and providing strong global health leadership.

Review

Prevalence of Malaria and Sexually Transmitted and Reproductive Tract Infections in Pregnancy in Sub-Saharan AfricaA Systematic Review

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2079-2086. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3428

Chico and colleagues conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of malaria and sexually transmitted infections/reproductive tract infections among pregnant women attending antenatal care facilities in sub-Saharan Africa.

Research Letter

Changes in Prevalence of Girl Child Marriage in South Asia

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2027-2029. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3497
Medical News & Perspectives

Recent Advances in Mobile Technology Benefit Global Health, Research, and Care

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2013-2014. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4465
Medical News and Perspectives

IOM Report Lays Out a Blueprint for Improving Regulatory Systems Worldwide

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2014-2016. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4485
Letters

Breast Cancer Mortality and Age at Diagnosis

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2023-2024. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3613

Breast Cancer Mortality and Age at Diagnosis—Reply

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2023-2024. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3645

Time Spent Sedentary and Active and Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Children

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2024-2025. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3629

Time Spent Sedentary and Active and Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Children—Reply

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2024-2025. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3657

Specialization in Health Care

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2025-2025. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3582

Specialization in Health Care

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2025-2025. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3617

Specialization in Health Care

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2025-2025. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3625

Specialization in Health Care—Reply

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2025-2025. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.3655
Global Health

Reducing Maternal Morbidity

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2017-2017. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4492

Artemisinin-Resistant Malaria

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2017-2017. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.5079

Global Burden of Hepatitis E Virus

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2017-2017. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.5081

Dementia Should Be a Priority

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2017-2017. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.5084
The Cover

Dimensions of Global Health, 2012

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2006-2006. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.2984
Poetry and Medicine

Blue Heron

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2007-2007. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.462
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JAMA Patient Page

Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2115-2115. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4070
JAMA Masthead

About This Journal

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2003-2004. doi:10.1001/jama.307.19.2003
JAMA 100 Years Ago

INVESTIGATIONS OF THE TITANIC DISASTER—AMERICAN AND BRITISH

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2008-2008. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.2985
Book and Media Reviews

Global Clinical Trials: Effective Implementation and Management

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2105-2105. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4820

Health Justice: An Argument From the Capabilities Approach

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2106-2106. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4817

Management of Cancer in the Older Patient

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2106-2107. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4814

Mammography Screening: Truth, Lies and Controversy

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JAMA. 2012;307(19):2107-2108. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.4823
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