In this article, we address the issue of community mental health and the common good via an applied theory of citizenship to support the social inclusion, empowerment, and inclusion of persons diagnosed with psychiatric disorders. We begin by discussing citizenship, and the concept of the common good, [...]
Delays in seeking treatment for stroke care are associated with greater disability and reductions
in stroke outcomes. The objective of this study was to qualitatively examine facilitators and barriers to
urgently seeking stroke-related care.
A qualitative analytic approach was used to explore
facilitators and barriers to seeking stroke [...]
Cancer is the leading cause of death in Puerto Rico, suggesting a need for improved strategies, programs, and resources devoted to cancer prevention. Enhanced prevention needs in Puerto Rico were initially identified in pilot studies conducted by the Ponce School of Medicine (PSM) in collaboration with the H. Lee Moffitt [...]
Researchers face challenges in retaining underserved populations for web-based research, a recent study finds.
The findings were published online July 28 in Genetics in Medicine.
A study that provided online genetic ancestry results to participants found that low-income Americans and people who did not finish [...]