Food Security

Scholarly Publications

A Randomized Trial of Computer-based Reminders and Audit and Feedback to Improve HIV Screening in a Primary Care Setting

August 2009

Despite recommendations for voluntary HIV screening, few medical centres have implemented screening programmes.

Families' Health-Related Social Problems and Missed Referral Opportunities

June 2007

Objective: The objectives of this study were to characterize (1) families' cumulative burden of health-related social problems regarding access to health care, housing, food security, income...

Screening Mammography for Women 40 to 49 Years of Age: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians

April 2007

Breast cancer is one of the most common causes of death for women in their 40s in the United States.

Other Publications

ACCF/ASNC/ACR/AHA/ASE/SCCT/SCMR/SNM 2009 Appropriate Use Criteria for Cardiac Radionuclide Imaging. A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Appropriate Use Criteria Task Force, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, the America

May 2009

The American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF), along with key specialty and subspecialty societies, conducted an appropriate use review of common clinical scenarios where cardiac...

CHP/PCOR Quarterly Update, Winter 2008 Issue

January 2008

This issue of CHP/PCOR's Quarterly Update covers news from the Fall 2007 quarter and includes articles about: the 2007 Eisenberg Legacy Lecture event, featuring CHP/PCOR core faculty member Victor...

News

More C02 in the air could lead to more human disease

July 2018

The rising level of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere means that crops are becoming less nutritious, and that change could lead to higher rates of malnutrition that predispose people to various...

Projects

Rethinking the Balance Between Future Obesity and Malnutrition with Climate Change

As India's middle class has expanded, the nation's public health concerns have shifted. Obesity rates have risen, coinciding with a surge in diabetes.
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