Recent studies in health services research

by National Center for Health Services Research

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Resources Administration, National Center for Health Services Research in Rockville, Md

Written in English
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Edition Notes

SeriesNCHSR research summary series, DHEW publication -- no. (HRA) 78-3183., NCHSR research summary series, DHEW publication -- no. (HRA) 78-3183.
LC ClassificationsRA395.A3 N38 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 47 p. ;
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25605446M

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Read the latest research as well as in-depth information on clinical depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, ADHD and other mental. • Studies included in the review are chosen as a result of explicit inclusion and exclu-sion criteria.

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Health-risk behaviors such as early sexual initiation, violence, and substance use are consistently linked to poor grades and test scores and lower educational attainment. In turn, academic success is an excellent indicator for the overall well-being of youth and a primary predictor and determinant of adult health outcomes.

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Published on: 14 February Till death do us part: the effect of marital status on health care utilization and costs at end-of-life. A register study on all colorectal cancer decedents in. College student mental health—and how campuses are responding—is increasingly in the national spotlight.

Headlines in newspapers across the country are reporting that a mental health crisis exists at U.S. colleges and universities, and that it is worsening. Campuses and their counseling centers are seeing increased, unmet demand from students.