Mitochondrion, Volume 68, January 2023
TK2d is an ultrarare autosomal recessive mitochondrial DNA depletion syndrome. Nucleoside therapy improves or stabilizes disease across key outcomes including survival, ambulation, and requirement for mechanical ventilation. However, little is known about the effects of nucleoside therapy treatment of TK2d from the patient's perspective. This study sought to address this knowledge gap.
Clinical Imaging, Volume 95, March 2023, Pages 62-64
This Article supports SDGs 3, 5 and 9 by outlining how, in the current legal landscape, to reduce the collection and documentation of reproductive health information in nuclear medicine in light of the SCOTUS decision on Dobbs v Jackson Women's Health Organization that overturned a 49-year-old federal recognition of abortion rights.
Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America, Volume 32, January 2023
This article advances SDG goals 5 and 10 by examining barriers that deter Black patients from enrolling in clinical trails and how those can be overcome for the sake of improving diverse patient outcomes.
The Lancet Regional Health - Southeast Asia, Volume 10, March 2023, 100136
This Viewpoint supports SDG 3 by discussing the need for reimagining India's health system and the importance of an inclusive approach for universal health coverage.
Exploring barriers to abortion access: Medical students’ intentions, attitudes and exposure to abortion
Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare, Volume 34, December 2022
Abortion access is of utmost importance to community health. It is important to elicit data to support medical education in this topic.
Elsevier, The Lancet. Global health, Volume 10, 1 December 2022
Assessing performance of the Healthcare Access and Quality Index, overall and by select age groups, for 204 countries and territories, 1990-2019: a systematic analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019
This paper supports SDG 3 by highlighting that, in order to meet the needs of ageing populations, health systems need to improve health-care access and quality for working-age adults and older populations while continuing to realise gains among younger populations.
Lasting impact of postnatal maternal separation on the developing BNST: lifelong socioemotional consequences
This article ties to SDG 3. This review highlights evidence that Maternal Separation (MS) interferes with neural development to permanently alter bed nucleus of the stria terminalis (BNST) circuitry, which may account for a variety of behavioral deficits seen following early life stress.
Evolving stillbirth rates among Black and White women in the United States, 1980–2020: A population-based study
Lancet Regional Health - Americas, Volume 16, December 2022
This Article supports SDGs 3, 5, 10 and 16 by assessing changes in stillbirth rates overall and for Black and White women, finding that there was a substantial racial disparity and suggesting that targeted health and social policies are needed to address this issue.
Community access to primary care is an important geographic disparity among ovarian cancer patients undergoing cytoreductive surgery
Gynecologic Oncology Reports, Volume 44, December 2022
This falls along the themes of public access (or lack thereof) to physicians has many different consequences to good health and well-being especially with cancer care.
Feeling stressed and depressed? A three-wave follow-up study of the beneficial effects of voluntary work,
International Journal of Clinical and Health Psychology,
Volume 23, Issue 3,
This study underwrites the pivotal role of voluntary work in reducing the impact of symptoms of stress on the development of depressive symptoms and the likelihood of being prescribed an antidepressant.