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Cross Jurisdictional Boundaries to Build a Health Coalition: A Kentucky Case Study

Angela L. Carman, Margaret L. McGladrey
2018 Frontiers in Public Health  
Focusing strategies identified included: the importance of organizing workgroups so members can draw upon expertise, adoption of a community engagement model for health assessment and improvement; and  ...  by individuals from across public health jurisdictional boundaries.  ...  CONCLUSION Despite the complexity of convening stakeholders across 10 counties and three public health jurisdictions, the lessons learned from the community partners contributing to this case study are  ... 
doi:10.3389/fpubh.2018.00189 pmid:30042938 pmcid:PMC6048283 fatcat:t3m5b3ts2rfxbhi7s5xd3a73sm

Analysing Sri Lankan lifestyles with data mining: two case studies of education and health

W. A. Mohotti, S. C. Premaratne
2017 Kelaniya Journal of Management  
Acknowledgments We would like to express our gratitude to Department of Census and Statistics, Sri Lanka for their contribution to this research by giving the HIES 2012/2013 data.  ...  Data mining is a process of analysing big data from different perspectives and summarizing them to useful information by the means of different techniques.  ...  Therefore data 5 mining can be used as a suitable method to analyse citizen life style data which attach with big data problem.  ... 
doi:10.4038/kjm.v6i1.7523 fatcat:ic244tyednc2zi3dw6hlrvh42e

A multi-level usability evaluation of mobile health applications: A case study

Hwayoung Cho, Po-Yin Yen, Dawn Dowding, Jacqueline A. Merrill, Rebecca Schnall
2018 Journal of Biomedical Informatics  
To report a methodological approach for the development of a usable mHealth application (app).  ...  Acknowledgements This research was supported by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality under award number R21HS023963 (PI: Schnall).  ...  The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jbi.2018.08.012 pmid:30145317 pmcid:PMC6448568 fatcat:wwewumg5njgtpixtz6ekystxu4

Women, Puberty Rites and Heterosexuality: A Case Study in Côte D'Ivoire

Toure Irafiala
2021 World Journal of Public Health  
From the cases of observation and analysis of the "Famian Blâ" puberty rites of Baoulé Iffou and "Yikèè" of Toura, women are configured in heterosexual relationships.  ...  The cultural symbolism of pubertal rites is to confer girls and thus women a social status through heterosexuality.  ...  By the subject "woman, pubertal rites and heterosexuality of relationships: case study in Ivory Coast", it is a question of demonstrating that the perception of the sex of women as a biological factor  ... 
doi:10.11648/j.wjph.20210601.11 fatcat:m365gqrqz5gx5ouwvtjospyxee

Noise Annoyance in the UAE: A Twitter Case Study via a Data-Mining Approach

Andrew Peplow, Justin Thomas, Aamna AlShehhi
2021 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
The present work is a concept case study exploring the use of social media data as a means of identifying and monitoring noise annoyance across the United Arab Emirates (UAE).  ...  Noise pollution is a growing global public health concern. Among other issues, it has been linked with sleep disturbance, hearing functionality, increased blood pressure and heart disease.  ...  Institutional Review Board Statement: Not Applicable Informed Consent Statement: Not Applicable Data Availability Statement: Data provided by Twitter through commercial agreement.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph18042198 pmid:33672320 fatcat:wc6cl5zi6jaabhl5enov56l37q

The Need for a Definition of Big Data for Nursing Science: A Case Study of Disaster Preparedness

Ho Wong, Vico Chiang, Kup Choi, Alice Loke
2016 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
Furthermore, an example of a Big Data research study on disaster nursing preparedness involving six million patient records is used for discussion.  ...  In view of the need for a better understanding on what Big Data is, the aim in this paper is to explore and discuss the concept.  ...  Acknowledgments: A previous version of this paper was published and presented at the 20th International  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph13101015 pmid:27763525 pmcid:PMC5086754 fatcat:tgfjloxo4faahmak6tn2be7ejm

Community Capacity Building, Community Development and Health: A Case Study of 'Health Issues in the Community' [chapter]

Richard Phillips
2007 Towards Understanding Community  
Methods are techniques used to construct data and it is important to use the most appropriate ones for any given study.  ...  The title of the study is 'Health Issues in the Community and Community Capacity Building-A Case Study'.  ... 
doi:10.1057/9780230590403_16 fatcat:npcpmivp7ra4lhbffxq5pdfiu4

Increasing medical students' engagement in public health: case studies illustrating the potential role of online learning

J. Sheringham, A. Lyon, A. Jones, J. Strobl, H. Barratt
2015 Journal of public health  
Methods A comparative case study approach was used applying quantitative and qualitative data to examine engagement in terms of uptake/ use amongst eligible students, acceptability and perceived effectiveness  ...  We present three recent case studies from UK medical schools to illustrate diverse ways in which online approaches can increase medical students' engagement with learning public health.  ...  Acknowledgements The idea for this paper arose from a session on e-learning methods at the 2014 national Public Health in Medical Schools (PHEMS) annual meeting.  ... 
doi:10.1093/pubmed/fdv140 pmid:26487700 fatcat:gdti6si55bh73jj7jagtkrercy

Health workforce development planning in the Sultanate of Oman: a case study

Basu Ghosh
2009 Human Resources for Health  
Beginning with the formulation of a strategic health workforce development plan in 1991, the stage was set for adopting workforce planning as an essential strategy for sustainable health development and  ...  Case description: The Sultanate's early development initiatives focused on building a strong health care infrastructure by importing workforce.  ...  Acknowledgements The author wishes to thank His Excellency Dr Ali bin Mohammed bin Moosa, the Minister of Health, Sultanate of Oman, for his kind permission to publish this article.  ... 
doi:10.1186/1478-4491-7-47 pmid:19519912 pmcid:PMC2702269 fatcat:5w2kadsep5enli45qz6gpq7ms4

Causes of Time and Cost Overrun: A Case Study of Health Sector Projects in Peshawar, KP

Muhammad Zaffar, Shahnawaz Khan, Waqar Ahmad
2019 International Journal of Experiential Learning & Case Studies  
The study used Miles and Huberman (1994) approach of thematic modelling for data analy-sis.  ...  To explore the causes of cost and time overrun, the study utilized Yin's case study model thus collecting data through qualitative semi-structured interviews.  ...  A big issue is worksite identification for the implementation of a project.  ... 
doi:10.22555/ijelcs.v4i2.2622 fatcat:2o62wx2t3beu5ntz7s6g4foiii

Utilizing health analytics in improving the performance of healthcare services: A case study on a tertiary care hospital

Mohamed Khalifa, Ibrahim Zabani
2016 Journal of Infection and Public Health  
Two recommendations were implemented; a Fast-Track for lower acuity ER patients and an internal waiting area, for those patients who can stay vertical and spare an ER bed. 32.8% of ER patients had lower  ...  A retrospective analysis of 26,948 ER encounters in 2014 was done in January 2015. Analytics techniques were used to suggest process redesign based on results.  ...  Acknowledgments The project was scientifically supported by King Saud University, Deanship of Scientific Research, Research Chairs and The Research Chair of Health Informatics and Promotion.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jiph.2016.08.016 pmid:27663517 fatcat:r5hvgyn7nzcrplhugfran76kpi

Confidentiality considerations for use of social-spatial data on the social determinants of health: Sexual and reproductive health case study

Danielle F. Haley, Stephen A. Matthews, Hannah L.F. Cooper, Regine Haardörfer, Adaora A. Adimora, Gina M. Wingood, Michael R. Kramer
2016 Social Science and Medicine  
Using sexual and reproductive health as a case study, we explore the extent to which maps appearing in recent peer-reviewed publications risk participant confidentiality.  ...  We aim to provide readers with a primer on key confidentiality considerations when utilizing linked social-spatial data for visualizing results.  ...  Acknowledgments The authors thank the Reviewers for their thoughtful critique of and valuable contributions to this manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.08.009 pmid:27542102 pmcid:PMC5023496 fatcat:clta3rwerjaabp552yi2iwf5j4

Sport for Development and Global Public Health Issues: A Case Study of National Sports Associations

Davies Banda
2017 AIMS Public Health  
A case study approach was adopted comprising of three National Sports Associations (NSAs) as units of analysis.  ...  While public health was previously a state and health sector preserve, the impact of HIV/AIDS pandemic influenced not only the way that a pandemic is managed but also other public health issues.  ...  Acknowledgements I would like to thank the participants from the three case studies whose willingness to participate in this study made the project a success.  ... 
doi:10.3934/publichealth.2017.3.240 pmid:29546215 pmcid:PMC5690452 fatcat:o3vojymi25gbda3256e3kethsu

A Case Study for a Big Data and Machine Learning Platform to Improve Medical Decision Support in Population Health Management

Fernando López-Martínez, Edward Rolando Núñez-Valdez, Vicente García-Díaz, Zoran Bursac
2020 Algorithms  
This massive volume of data is integrated using big data techniques for storage, retrieval, processing, and transformation.  ...  as data generated by public health platforms, mobile data, social media, and clinical web portals.  ...  We thank Ivan Murcia VP of Healthcare Services at Sanitas USA and Santiago Thovar, CIO at Keralty who provided insight and expertise that greatly assisted the study.  ... 
doi:10.3390/a13040102 fatcat:v7mn3g7p35fr5npjz5waq6s2je

Entrepreneurial Resilience: A Case Study on University Students

Elisabet Montoro-Fernández, Antonio Ramón Cárdenas-Gutiérrez, Antonio Bernal-Guerrero
2022 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
The present research is a multiple case study that was developed through a mixed methodology.  ...  These processes make up a set of strategic dimensions related to entrepreneurial behaviour that are used for the construction of personal projects.  ...  Acknowledgments: We thank all the participants for taking their precious time and participating in this study. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph19052589 pmid:35270281 pmcid:PMC8910058 fatcat:naomvih345h7rgry5vmx2xuwdq
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