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Inequities in access to healthcare: analysis of national survey data across six Asia-Pacific countries
(BioMed Central, 2013-07)
Background Evidence suggests that there is a link between inequitable access to healthcare and inequitable distribution of illness. A recent World Health Organization report stated that there is a need for research and ...
Identifying Vulnerable Populations Using a Social Determinants of Health Framework: Analysis of National Survey Data across Six Asia-Pacific Countries
(Public Library of Science, 2013-12)
Background In order to improve the health of the most vulnerable groups in society, the WHO called for research on the multiple and inter-linking factors shaping the social determinants of health (SDH). This paper analyses ...
The importance of food issues in society: Results from a national survey in Australia
(John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2013-09-18)
Aim: It has been demonstrated previously that consumer attitudes about food issues influence and shape consumer behaviour. The aim of this paper was to identify demographic and socio-economic variables associated with a ...
The Importance Placed on the Monitoring of Food Safety and Quality by Australian Consumers
Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) estimates that Australians experience 5.4 million incidents of food poisoning each year, making food safety a significant public health issue. This paper describes and analyses ...