Edition 28-Assessing How We Assess Decision-Making Capacity: Informed Consent Is Necessary Before Each Capacity Assessment

Assessing How We Assess Decision-Making Capacity: Informed Consent Is Necessary Before Each Capacity Assessment By Thomas John Pisano, Jacob Charles Shamash Citation Pisano T, Shamash J. Assessing how we assess decision-making capacity: informed consent is necessary before each capacity assessment. Harvard Public Health Review. 2021; 28.   Assessing How We Assess Decision-Making Capacity: Informed Consent Is Necessary […]

Edition 28-The Ethics of Crisis

The Ethics of Crisis By Justice Gordon Goodman Citation Goodman J. The Ethics of Crisis. Harvard Public Health Review. 2021; 28.  The Ethics of Crisis​ The harvest has passed, the summer has ended, and we have not been rescued.” Over the breaking of my People’s Daughter I am broken, I plunge in gloom, desolation has gripped […]

Edition 28- Psychological and Behavioral Impacts of Breast Cancer on Survivors

Psychological and Behavioral Impacts of Breast Cancer on Survivors By Kevin Davoud Citation Davoud K. Psychological and behavioral impacts of breast cancer on survivors. Harvard Public Health Review. 2021; 28. Psychological and Behavioral Impacts of Breast Cancer on Survivors Abstract More than 3.8 million people with a history of breast cancer were reported to be alive in […]

Edition 28-The Affordable Care Act’s Impact on Community Health Center and Emergency Department Usage in Massachusetts

The Affordable Care Act’s Impact on Community Health Center and Emergency Department Usage in Massachusetts By Anna Maloney Citation Maloney A. The Affordable Care Act’s impact on community health center and emergency department usage in Massachusetts. Harvard Public Health Review. 2021; 28.  Abstract Introduction: The Affordable Care Act increased funding to community health centers in states that chose […]

Edition 28- Analysis of Obese Hypertensive Women

Analysis of Obese Hypertensive Women By Valerie L. Fernandez Citation Fernandez V. Analysis of obese hypertensive women. Harvard Public Health Review. 2021; 28.  Causes of Obesity The causes of obesity and hypertension are multifaceted. Socioeconomic status, access to healthcareresources, advertising, education about various programs available, and the nature of the program all impact the success rate […]

Edition 28 -Telling the Story: Capacity-Building in the Asylum Network

Telling the Story: Capacity-Building in the Asylum Network By Jennifer McQuaid, PhD Citation McQuaid J. Telling the story: capacity-building in the asylum network. Harvard Public Health Review. 2021; 28. Background In the midst of an overwhelming immigration crisis at the Southern Border of the United States, the specific needs of asylum seekers are at risk […]