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December 2, 2009

CSSRR Health–December 2, 2009

Filed under: H. Other Reports, Articles,Health — admin @ 4:39 pm

New England Journal Of Medicine Article Abstracts:

A. “Forecasting the Effects of Obesity and Smoking on U.S. Life Expectancy,” by Susan T. Stewart, David M. Cutler, and Allison B. Rosen (Vol. 361, No. 23, December 3, 2009, p. 2252-2260).

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B. “Vaccination with ALVAC and AIDSVAX to Prevent HIV-1 Infection in Thailand,” by Supachai Rerks-Ngarm, Punnee Pitisuttithum, Sorachai Nitayaphan, Jaranit Kaewkungwal, Joseph Chiu, Robert Paris, Nakorn Premsri, Chawetsan Namwat, Mark de Souza, Elizabeth Adams, Michael Benenson, Sanjay Gurunathan, Jim Tartaglia, John G. McNeil, Donald P. Francis, Donald Stablein, Deborah L. Birx, Supamit Chunsuttiwat, Chirasak Khamboonruang, Prasert Thongcharoen, Merlin L. Robb, Nelson L. Michael, Prayura Kunasol, and Jerome H. Kim, for the MOPH-TAVEG Investigators (Vol. 361, No. 23, December 3, 2009, p. 2209-2220).

content.nejm.org…

CSSRR Sociology–December 2, 2009

Filed under: S. NGO and Other Countries,Sociology — admin @ 3:55 pm

Scotland:

Scottish Government Report: “Pupils in Scotland, 2009,” (November 2009, .pdf format, 100p.).

www.scotland.gov…

CSSRR Health–December 2, 2009

Filed under: H. Legislation Information,Health — admin @ 3:53 pm

US House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Health Hearing Testimony: “Breast Cancer Screening Recommendations,” a hearing held December 2, 2009 (.pdf format).

energycommerce.house.gov…

CSSRR Health–December 2, 2009

Filed under: H. NGO and Other Countries,Health — admin @ 3:47 pm

Journal of the American Medical Association Article Abstract:

A. “Effectiveness of Public Report Cards for Improving the Quality of Cardiac Care: The EFFECT Study: A Randomized Trial,” by Jack V. Tu, Linda R. Donovan, Douglas S. Lee, Julie T. Wang, Peter C. Austin, David A. Alter, and Dennis T. Ko (Vol 302, No. 21, December 2, 2009, p. 2330-2337).

jama.ama-assn.org…

B. “Assessment of Claims of Improved Prediction Beyond the Framingham Risk Score,” by Ioanna Tzoulaki, George Liberopoulos, and John P. A. Ioannidis (Vol 302, No. 21, December 2, 2009, p. 2345-2352).

jama.ama-assn.org…

CSSRR Health–December 2, 2009

Filed under: H. NGO and Other Countries,Health — admin @ 3:47 pm

UK:

Health Protection Agency Report: “HIV in the United Kingdom: 2009 Report,” (December 2009, .pdf format, 8p.).

www.hpa.org…

CSSRR Health–December 2, 2009

Filed under: H. NGO and Other Countries,Health — admin @ 3:46 pm

Ireland:

Department of Health and Children/An Roinn Slainte Agus Leanai Report:

A. “Health in Ireland, Key Trends 2009,” (November 2009, .pdf format, 52p.).

www.dohc.ie…

B. “Alcohol Use in Ireland: A profile of drinking patterns and alcohol-related harm from SLAN 2007,” (December 2009, .pdf format, 40p.).

www.dohc.ie…

CSSRR Economics–December 2, 2009

Filed under: E. NGO and Other Countries,Economics — admin @ 3:44 pm

Singapore:

Ministry of Manpower Report: “Singapore Workforce, 2009,” (November 2009, .pdf format, 44p.).

www.mo…

CSSRR Economics–December 2, 2009

Filed under: E. NGO and Other Countries,Economics — admin @ 3:43 pm

Israel:

Central Bureau of Statistics Report: “Economic Characteristics and Housing Density Based on Labour Force Surveys 2008,” (November 2009, Excel and Word format).

www1.cbs.gov…

CSSRR Health–December 2, 2009

Filed under: H. NGO and Other Countries,Health — admin @ 3:42 pm

Austria:

Statistics Austria Compendium: Jahrbuch der Gesundheitsstatistik 2008 (Health statistics yearbook 2008) (November 2009, ISBN 978-3-902703-19-4, .pdf format, 491p.). Note: The Yearbook is in German, with an English summary.

www.statistik.at/web_en/publications_services/Publicationsdetails/4/index.html?id=4&listid=4&detail=543&lang=EN…

CSSRR Economics–December 2, 2009

Filed under: E. Working Papers,Economics — admin @ 3:41 pm

International Monetary Fund: IMF has recently added new working papers. The papers are No. 09/261 to 09/265.

www.imf.org…

CSSRR Economics–December 2, 2009

Filed under: E. NGO and Other Countries,Economics — admin @ 3:41 pm

International Monetary Fund Country Reports: The latest Country Reports (.pdf format) (09/298 to 09/299, 09/316, 09/320-09/321).

www.imf.org…

CSSRR Health/Sociology–December 2, 2009

Tables of Contents: Check your library for print/electronic availability.

Journal of Biosocial Science
(Vol. 42, No. 1, January 2010).

journals.ca…

Journal of Family Issues (Vol. 31, No. 1, January 2010).

jfi.sagepub.com…

Journal of Marriage and the Family (Vol. 71, No. 5, December 2009).

www3.int…

Social Science and Medicine (Vol. 70, No. 1, January 2010).

www.sciencedirect.com…

CSSRR Economics–December 2, 2009

Filed under: E. Data,Economics — admin @ 3:11 pm

Roper Center (University of Connecticut) Topics at a Glance: The latest Topics at a Glance concerns “Public Opinion on Economy.” The site links to relevant poll numbers, datasets, and articles. Check your organization’s library for your level of access to the Roper data collection.

www.ropercenter.uconn.edu…

CSSRR Economics–December 2, 2009

Filed under: E. NGO and Other Countries,Economics — admin @ 3:10 pm

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Monograph: Latin American Economic Outlook 2010 (2009, .pdf format, 249p.). Note: the electronic copy is available for browsing only. Click on “How to obtain this publication” and then “Online Bookshop” for link to the .pdf browsable copy and ordering information for a print copy.

www.oecd.org…

CSSRR Health–December 2, 2009

Filed under: H. US Govt. Pub,Health — admin @ 3:09 pm

US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration Reports:

A. “Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities Operated by the Department of Veterans Affairs” (November 2009, HTML and .pdf format, 6p.).

ncadistore.samhsa.gov…

B. “Female Substance Abuse Treatment Admissions aged 12 to 17″ (November 2009, HTML and .pdf format, 3p.).

ncadistore.samhsa.gov…

C. “Use of Menthol Cigarettes” (November 2009, HTML and .pdf format, 5p.).

ncadistore.samhsa.gov…

CSSRR Health–December 2, 2009

Filed under: H. Other Reports, Articles,Health — admin @ 3:08 pm

Public Library of Science (PLoS) One Article: “Influenza Excess Mortality from 1950-2000 in Tropical Singapore,” by Vernon J. Lee, Jonathan Yap, Jimmy B. S. Ong, Kwai-Peng Chan, Raymond T. P. Lin, Siew Pang Chan, Kee Tai Goh, Yee-Sin Leo, and Mark I-Cheng Chen (PLoS ONE 4(12): e8096. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0008096, HTML, XML, and .pdf format, 8p.).

www.plosone.org…

CSSRR Economics/Sociology–December 2, 2009

United Nations:

1. Children’s Fund Report: “Children and AIDS: Fourth Stocktaking Report 2009″ (December 2009, .pdf format, 52p.).

www.unicef.org…

2. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific Report: “Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2009: Year-end Update” (November 2009, .pdf format, 40p.).

www.unescap.org…

3. World Health Organization Report: “The Energy Access Situation In Developing Countries” (November 2009, .pdf format, 130p.).

content.undp.org…

CSSRR Sociology–December 2, 2009

Filed under: S. NGO and Other Countries,Sociology — admin @ 3:02 pm

UK:

Parliamentary Report: “The Detention of Children in the Immigration System” (November 2009, HTML and .pdf format, 10p.).

HTML:

www.publications.parliament.uk…

.pdf:

www.publications.parliament.uk…

CSSRR Sociology–December 2, 2009

Filed under: S. Other Reports, Articles,Sociology — admin @ 2:58 pm

University of Michigan News Service Release: “More homicides, more traffic deaths” (Nov. 17, 2009).

www.ns.umich.edu…

CSSRR Health–December 2, 2009

Filed under: H. Tables of Contents,Health — admin @ 12:19 pm

Tables of Contents: Check your library for print/electronic availability.

Environmental Health Perspectives (Vol. 117, No. 12, December 2009).

ehp.niehs.nih.gov…

Public Health (Vol. 123, No. 11, 12, November, December 2009). Both are available at:

www.sciencedirect.com…

CSSRR Economics–December 2, 2009

Filed under: E. Other Reports, Articles,Economics — admin @ 12:18 pm

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Missouri) Periodical: National Economic Trends (December 2009, .pdf format, 27p.).

research.stlouisfed.org…

CSSRR Health–December 2, 2009

Filed under: H. US Govt. Pub,Health — admin @ 12:17 pm

US National Institutes of Health News Release: “First Human Embryonic Stem Cell Lines Approved for Use Under New NIH Guidelines” (Dec. 2, 2009).

www.nih.gov…

CSSRR Sociology–December 2, 2009

Filed under: S. US Govt. Pub,Sociology — admin @ 12:16 pm

US National Center for Education Statistics Report: “Changes in Postsecondary Awards Below the Bachelor’s Degree: 1997 to 2007,” by Laura Horn and Xiaojie Li (NCES 2010167, November 2009, .pdf format, 21p.).

nces.ed.gov…

CSSRR Sociology–December 2, 2009

Filed under: S. US Govt. Pub,Sociology — admin @ 12:15 pm

US Census Bureau Facts for Features: “Black (African-American) History Month: February 2010″ (CB10-FF.01, Dec. 2, 2009, HTML and .pdf format, 6p.).

www.census.gov…

CSSRR Sociology–December 2, 2009

Filed under: S. Other Reports, Articles,Sociology — admin @ 12:14 pm

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstract: “Political partisanship influences perception of biracial candidates’ skin tone,” by Eugene M. Carusoa, Nicole L. Mead, and Emily Balcetis (Vol. 106, No. 48, Dec. 1, 2009, p. 20168-20173).

www.pnas.org…

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