Western Europe

Scholarly Publications

The Gorbachev Anti-Alcohol Campaign and Russia's Mortality Crisis

December 2013

Political and economic transition is often blamed for Russia’s 40% surge in deaths between 1990 and 1994 (the “Russian Mortality Crisis”).

Screening and diagnosis of tuberculosis in prisons in Russia and Eastern Europe: a cost-effectiveness analysis

December 2012

Background: Prisons of the former Soviet Union (FSU) have high rates of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) and are thought to drive general population tuberculosis (TB) epidemics.

Pharmaceutical industry, drug quality and regulation. Evidence from US and Italy

February 2012

Other Publications

CHP/PCOR Quarterly Update, Fall 2007 Issue

October 2007

This issue of CHP/PCOR's Quarterly Update covers news from the Summer 2007 quarter and includes articles about:two reports on care coordination -- one on care coordination strategies in general,...

Refinement and Validation of the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicators

May 2003

This abstract was presented at the 26th Annual Meeting for the Society for General Internal Medicine on May 3, 2003, in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Triglyceride Concentration and Coronary Heart Disease

December 1994


George W. Bush shares presidential insights with Stanford students

May 2014

In remarks that were often blunt and sometimes funny, George W. Bush spoke with Stanford students about some of the defining moments of his presidency.

Treating men at high risk for HIV makes economic sense, says Stanford study

April 2012

Eran Bendavid says the results of his work are a departure from a previous study.


Morton1 John Morton Associate Professor, Surgery