Edition 66 – Vitamin D and Mirror Pop-ups as Prophylaxis Against the Overuse of Amputation in Black Americans with Diabetic Foot Injury

Vitamin D and Mirror Pop-ups as Prophylaxis Against the Overuse of Amputation in Black Americans with Diabetic Foot Injury By Sarvani Ramcharran Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Citation Ramcharran S. Vitamin D and mirror pop-ups as prophylaxis against the overuse of amputation in black americans with diabetic foot […]

Edition 46 – Ensuring Health Equity in Adolescent Sexual Health Education

Happy high school students in a classroom

Ensuring Health Equity in Adolescent Sexual Health Education By Christy Altidor, MPH, CPH and Jerrica Davis, MPH Citation Altidor C, Davis J. Ensuring health equity in adolescent sexual health education. HPHR. 2021;46. Ensuring Health Equity in Adolescent Sexual Health Education​ Abstract The content and design of sexual health education varies widely by state.  Some jurisdictions require […]

Edition 46 – Current Medical, Psychological, and Ethical Implications for Treating Differences of Sexual Development (DSD)

Senior doctor preparing young girl for the surgery

Current Medical, Psychological, and Ethical Implications for Treating Differences of Sexual Development (DSD) By Thomas Chameli, BS; Sarah Heins, BA; Thu Dao, BS; Erica Choe, BS Citation Chameli T, Heins S, Dao T, Choe E. Current medical, psychological, and ethical implications for treating differences in sexual development. HPHR. 2021;46. Current Medical, Psychological, and Ethical Implications […]

Edition 14 – Implications of Robotic Surgery

Figure 2 Implications of Robotic Surgery

Implications of Robotic Surgery By Eric Starble Citation Starble E. Implications of robotic surgery. Harvard Public Health Review. Fall 2018;14.  DOI:10.54111/0001/N4 Executive Summary The interest that I have in robotic surgery stems from the discrepancies between literature at the time that my current hospital purchased their system and the aggressive marketing campaign from the parent […]

Edition 34 – Interorganizational Collaborations and Improving Surgical Access to Pediatric Cardiac Care in Pakistan: A Non-Governmental Organization’s Perspective

Interorganizational Collaborations and Improving Surgical Access to Pediatric Cardiac Care in Pakistan: A Non-Governmental Organization’s Perspective By Dr. Samaa N. Akhtar, MD, MHSc Citation Akhtar S. Interorganizational collaborations and improving surgical access to pediatric cardiac care in Pakistan: a non-governmental organization’s perspective. HPHR. 2021;34. Interorganizational Collaborations and Improving Surgical Access to Pediatric Cardiac Care in […]

Edition 5 – Dispelling Myths about Surgery’s Role in Global Health

Edition 5 – Dispelling Myths about Surgery’s Role in Global Health

Dispelling Myths about Surgery’s Role in Global Health By Paul Farmer, MD, PhD Citation Farmer P. Dispelling myths about surgery’s role in global health. Harvard Public Health Review. Spring 2015;5. Dispelling Myths about Surgery’s Role in Global Health The past few decades have seen enormous changes in the global burden of disease. Although many people, especially […]