Keyword: Non-U.S.

Objective: This study aimed to describe the social determinants of health (SDoH) for patients receiving multidisciplinary team care in a Cleft Palate-Craniofacial program, develop responsive and consistent processes to include trauma-informed psychosocial histories, promote di

Keywords: Non-U.S.
Publication year
2021
Resource type
Peer Reviewed Research

Implementation of targeted screening for poverty in a large primary care team in Toronto, Canada: A feasibility study

K. Wintemute, M. Noor, A. Bhatt, G. Bloch, S. Arackal, S. Kalia, B. Aliarzadeh, S. La Tona, J. Lo, A.D. Pinto, M. Greiver
BMC Fam Pract

Background: Poverty has a significant influence on health. Efforts to optimize income and reduce poverty could make a difference to the lives of patients and their families.

Keywords: Primary care, Non-U.S.
Publication year
2021
Resource type
Peer Reviewed Research

Background: Tobacco use, physical inactivity, and poor diet are associated with morbidity and premature death. Health promotion and primary prevention counseling, advice, and support by a primary care provider lead to behavior change attempts among patients.

Publication year
2021
Resource type
Peer Reviewed Research

Disconnected relationships between primary care and community-based health and social services and system navigation for older adults: A qualitative descriptive study

R. Valaitis, L. Cleghorn, J. Ploeg, C. Risdon, D. Mangin, L. Dolovich, G. Agarwal, D. Oliver, J. Gaber, H. Chung
BMC Fam Pract

There are gaps in knowledge and understanding about the relationships between primary care and community-based health and social services in the context of healthy aging at home and system navigation.

Keywords: Primary care, Non-U.S.
Publication year
2020
Resource type
Peer Reviewed Research

Health inequities are worsening across Britain. Data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show that men in England’s most deprived areas die almost a decade earlier than those living in affluent neighbourhoods. For women, life expectancy is falling in deprived areas.

Keywords: Non-U.S.
Publication year
2020
Resource type
Commentaries & Blogs

Development and preliminary validation of a brief household food insecurity screening tool for paediatric health services in Australia

A. Kerz, K. Bell, M. White, A. Thompson, M. Suter, R. McKechnie, D. Gallegos
Health Soc Care Community

Children from food insecure households are more likely to have substandard food and nutritional intakes, and experience developmental delays, behaviour issues and increased use of health services.

Keywords: Primary care, Non-U.S.
Publication year
2020
Resource type
Peer Reviewed Research