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Assessing the social and physical determinants of circumpolar population health

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2013

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Driscoll, David L., Dotterrer, Bruce, and Brown, Richard A., II, 2013, Assessing the social and physical determinants of circumpolar population health: International journal of circumpolar health, v. 72, p. 1-9.

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Introduction. Systematic reviews of the social and physical determinants of health provide metrics for evaluation of programs to mitigate health disparities. Previous meta-analyses of the population health literature have identified several proximate social and physical determinants of population health in the circumpolar north including addiction, environmental exposures, diet/nutrition and global climate change. Proximate health determinants are most amenable to early detection and modification or mitigation through disease prevention or health promotion interventions. Design. There is a need for research to replicate these findings based on the latest science. This presentation describes a study applying Dahlgren and Whitehead's [...]

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DOI http://sciencebase.gov/vocab/identifierScheme 10.3402/ijch.v72i0.21400
ISSN http://sciencebase.gov/vocab/identifierScheme 12399736

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