Hoang Van Minh

Hoang Van Minh
Hanoi University of Public Health · Center for Population Health Sciences (CPHS)

Prof., MD, PhD

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Introduction The study aims to examine the trends of 4 metabolic NCDs risk factors including raised blood pressure, increased blood glucose, elevated blood lipids and overweight/obesity over the last 10 years in Vietnam as well as examine these trends among different sub-population by geographical area, gender, and age groups. Methods The study co...
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This study aims to estimating the prevalence of type 2 diabetes and prediabetes among adult from 30 to 69 years old and assess the association of risk factor with the conditions. A total of 5244 aged 30 to 69 years old were participated in this cross-sectional study, using nationally representative sampling frame. All participants were taking blood...
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Đặt vấn đề: Trên nền tảng ứng dụng công nghệ 4.0 thì nhiều dịch vụ trực tuyến đã và đang được triển khai, bao gồm cả đăng ký lịch khám bệnh trực tuyến ngoại trú trên nền tảng Internet (ORS). Bệnh viện Đại học Y Dược TP. Hồ Chí Minh (UMC) là một trong những đơn vị đi đầu trong việc triển khai mô hình trên. Trọng tâm của nghiên cứu này là sử dụng Phâ...
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Background Smoking among adolescents in schools is a major global public health concern. There is limited evidence regarding prevalence and associated factors in Vietnam. Objective To compare the prevalence of smoking and associated factors among in-school adolescents aged 13–17 years in Vietnam between 2013 and 2019. Methods Data were collected...
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Background Considered a “best buy” intervention to cope with the obesity burden, a tax on sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) has been adopted in more than 40 countries. In Vietnam, a tax on SSBs has been proposed several times (most recently in 2017). This study aimed to estimate the health impacts of different SSB tax plans currently under discussion...
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Background Movement towards Universal Health Coverage (UHC) can improve health services, risk factor management, and inequality in non-communicable diseases (NCD); conversely, prioritizing and monitoring NCD management can support pathways to UHC in resource-limited settings. We aimed to estimate trends in NCD management indicators in Vietnam from...
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Objective: Hodgkin lymphoma patients who relapsed/progressed early after autologous stem cell transplant (ASCT) usually have poor prognoses. Results from clinical trials have demonstrated Brentuximab vedotin (BV)’s significant clinical effectiveness for consolidation therapy after ASCT for patients who have high risk of relapse/progress. An economi...
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Purpose For many low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), breast cancer (BC) screening based on mammography is not a viable option. Clinical breast examination (CBE) may represent a pragmatic and cost-effective alternative. This paper examines the cost-effectiveness of CBE screening programme among a patient group for whom its cost-effectiveness i...
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The study aimed to investigate differences in the prevalence of gynecological healthcare service utilization in 12 ethnic minority groups and associated socio-demographic correlates with gynecological healthcare service utilization in Vietnam. Based on the national survey on healthcare utilization among 6912 people in 12 ethnic minorities, 900 wome...
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Introduction Many countries have established their own EQ-5D value sets proceeding on the basis that health preferences differ among countries/populations. So far, published studies focused on comparing value set using TTO data. This study aims to compare the health preferences among 11 Asian populations using the DCE data collected in their EQ-5D-...
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Electronic cigarette use among adolescents has increased in the past decade. Little is known about the perception and use of e-cigarettes in Vietnam, especially among young people. This study examines the perceptions and use of electronic cigarettes among young adults in Vietnam. The study uses data from a survey of adult tobacco consumption among...
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Introduction: Contemporary data on the epidemiology of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in Vietnam are extremely limited. Methods: We established provincial hospital-based registries of residents from 2 provinces in a northern urban (Hai Phong), and a central rural (Thanh Hoa), province of Vietnam hospitalized with a validated first AMI in 2018. W...
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Background Dengue fever (DF) represents a significant health burden in Vietnam, which is forecast to worsen under climate change. The development of an early-warning system for DF has been selected as a prioritised health adaptation measure to climate change in Vietnam. Objective This study aimed to develop an accurate DF prediction model in Vietn...
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Background: Health impacts among Agent Orange/dioxin (dioxin) victims are significant with many individuals requiring daily assistance, informal care, and rehabilitation support. This study aimed to identify the information needs of informal caregivers of dioxin victims in Vietnam. Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted in Quynh Phu distric...
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Background This study examined current breast cancer (BC) screening practices among Vietnamese women and the factors associated with the uptake of clinical breast examination (CBE). Methods A total of 508 women aged 30–74 years in Hanoi completed a knowledge-attitude-practice (KAP) survey in 2019 including validated measures of breast cancer aware...
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Background Perception of harm plays an important role in predicting intention to quit—an integral part of the cessation process. Perception on harm from bamboo waterpipe tobacco was unknown, even the predominant of this type of tobacco use. This study investigated the effects of perceived harm from cigarette and bamboo waterpipe tobacco on intentio...
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BACKGROUND Smoking leads to many smoking-attributable diseases. The promotion of quitting tobacco smoking is urgent as it has significant and immediate health benefits and improves the impacts of other tobacco control strategies. Intention to quit smoking is considered the first step before quitting smoking. METHODOLOGY This paper used data from V...
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Đặt vấn đề: Hàng năm tại Việt Nam có 651 ca mắc mới và 251 ca tử vong bởi u lympho Hodgkin, bệnh nhân phần lớn ở độ tuổi trẻ từ 35-45 tuổi với 90% ca là u lympho Hodgkin kinh điển (CHL). Hiện nay, brentuximab vedotin (BV) là một trong số rất ít liệu pháp được chỉ định cho những bệnh nhân CHL tái phát/tiến triển sau ghép ASCT và có hiệu quả về lâm s...
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Objective: To determine the relationship between team dynamics with healthcare coordination and clinical job satisfaction of the community health workers (CHWs). Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted among 133 health workers (including doctors, nurses, or midwives) at 21 Commune Health Cent in Quoc Oai District, Vietnam, from July 2015...
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Đặt vấn đề: Trên nền tảng ứng dụng công nghệ 4.0 thì nhiều dịch vụ trực tuyến đã và đang được triển khai, bao gồm cả đăng ký lịch khám bệnh trực tuyến ngoại trú trên nền tảng Internet (ORS). Bệnh viện Đại học Y Dược TP. Hồ Chí Minh (UMC) là một trong những đơn vị đi đầu trong việc triển khai mô hình trên. Trọng tâm của nghiên cứu này là sử dụng Phâ...
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Đặt vấn đề: Nhiều nghiên cứu trước đây đã cho thấy rằng lợi ích từ việc đăng kí khám bệnh trực tuyến là vượt trội hơn so với hình thức đăng ký truyền thống. Từ cuối năm 2018, Bệnh viện Đại học Y Dược TPHCM bắt đầu tiến hành triển khai hệ thống đăng ký khám bệnh trực tuyến. Việc khảo sát ý kiến của nhân viên y tế trong việc triển khai hệ thống đăng...
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Purpose This study compared the health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of breast cancer (BC) patients, survivors, and age-matched women from the general population in Vietnam to address the paucity of HRQoL research and contribute to the robust assessment of BC screening and care in Vietnam. Methods The standardised EQ-5D-5L instrument was incorpo...
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Objective: To identify the disabilities among children under 16 years of age being managed in Quang Xuong district, Thanh Hoa province in 2020. Methods: Cross-sectional study design was employed, there were 228 children with disabilities aged 1 to 15 years old in Quang Xuong district, Thanh Hoa province. Regarding types of disability: Children with...
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Mục tiêu: Khảo sát các đặc điểm lâm sàng và sự phục hồi thính giác của trẻ sau phẫu thuật cấy ốc tai điện tử. Thiết kế nghiên cứu: Hồi cứu và tiến cứu mô tả loạt ca. Phương pháp: Khảo sát các đặc điểm lâm sàng và khả năng phục hồi thính giác của trẻ qua đánh giá lâm sàng trên thang điểm CAP. Kết quả: Chúng tôi nghiên cứu 39 trẻ điếc bẩm sinh đã phẫ...
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Đặt vấn đề: Hiện nay tại Việt Nam người bệnh (NB) chủ yếu vẫn sử dụng hình thức đăng ký khám bệnh truyền thống, việc này làm tiêu tốn khá nhiều thời gian và nhân lực cho việc nhận đăng ký, đồng thời không nhận được sự hài lòng cao từ NB và người nhà NB. Nhiều nghiên cứu trước đây đã cho thấy rằng lợi ích từ việc đăng kí khám bệnh trực tuyến là vượt...
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The aim of this study is to provide a more accurate representation of COVID-19's CFR by performing meta-analyses by continents and income, and by comparing the result with pooled estimates. We used multiple worldwide data sources on COVID-19 for every country reporting COVID-19 cases. Based on the data, we performed random and fixed meta-analyses f...
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Purpose This study aims to provide EQ-5D-5L population norms among the general population in Vietnam and to test EQ-5D-5L’ construction validity among people living with hypertension there. Methods Descriptive statistics of the five dimensions and five levels, EQ-VAS and EQ-5D-5L indexes were categorised into gender and age groups for the EQ-5D-5L...
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The aim of this study is to provide a more accurate representation of COVID-19's CFR by performing meta-analyses by continents and income, and by comparing the result with pooled estimates. We used multiple worldwide data sources on COVID-19 for every country reporting COVID-19 cases. Based on the data, we performed random and fixed meta-analyses f...
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In many low- and middle-income countries, planning cycles and policy decisions are not always informed by cost evidence, even where relevant and recent cost evidence is available. The Immunization Costing Action Network (ICAN) project was a research and learning community designed to strengthen country capacity to generate immunization cost evidenc...
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Background There is a paucity of research on the cost of breast cancer (BC) treatment from the patient’s perspective in Vietnam. Methods Individual-level data about out-of-pocket (OOP) expenditures on use of services were collected from women treated for BC ( n = 202) using an online survey and a face-to-face interview at two tertiary hospitals in...
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The study was carried out to determine utilization and satisfaction with es- sential HIV services from HIV individuals and high-risk populations in 7 so- cioeconomic provinces nationwide. A cross-sectional approach was applied in the study. Data were collected through face-to-face interviews using self-report questionnaires. Findings from 2380 resp...
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Background: Early detection of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) is essential given the under-reported cases in low- and middle-income countries. This first national representative survey was conducted to explore the prevalence of ASDs amongst 18 and 30 months in seven provinces in Vietnam. Design and Method: During 2017- 2018, a national cross-sect...
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Background This study examined the financial toxicity faced by breast cancer (BC) patients in Vietnam and the factors associated with the risk and degree of that toxicity. Methods A total of 309 BC patients/survivors completed an online survey ( n =209) or a face-to-face interview ( n =100) at two tertiary hospitals. Descriptive statistics and χ ²...
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Purpose: Undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma of the liver (UESL) is a rare malignant lesion in adults. Here, we present an extremely rare case of UESL in a pregnant woman. However, this was the first case, wherein one surgery covered all the procedures needed to be performed, including delivery of the neonate, hysterectomy, and resection of the lef...
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Background: Mortality burden in South Africa since the mid-1990s has been characterized by a quadruple disease burden: HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis (TB); other communicable diseases (excluding HIV/AIDS and TB), maternal causes, perinatal conditions and nutritional deficiencies; non-communicable diseases (NCDs); and injuries. Causes from these broad g...
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To meet the Sustainable Development Goals target of ending poverty “in all its forms”, it is critical to monitor progress towards poverty alleviation, including amongst people with disabilities. This research used data from a population-based nested case control studies (n=667) and compares monetary and multidimensional poverty levels amongst peopl...
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Background Adolescence is a vulnerable period for many lifestyle risk behaviors. In this study, we aimed to 1) examine a clustering pattern of lifestyle risk behaviors; 2) investigate roles of the school health promotion programs on this pattern among adolescents in Vietnam. Methods We analyzed data of 7,541 adolescents aged 13–17 years from the 2...
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Background To assess the reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health (RMNCH) service coverage in Vietnam with trends in 2000−2014, projections and probability of achieving targets in 2030 at national and sub-national levels; and to analyze the socioeconomic, regional and urban-rural inequalities in RMNCH service indicators. Methods We used na...
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School violence and injury are major public health problems worldwide. The data of this study were from the Viet Nam Global School-based Student Health Survey (GSHS) – a nationally representative survey conducted in 2019, with a sample size of 7690 students aged 13–17 years old. We found the prevalence of violence and non-fatal injury to be 14.5% a...
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Introduction Strategies are needed to increase implementation of evidence-based tobacco dependence treatment (TDT) in health care systems in low-and middle-income countries (LMICs). Methods We conducted a two-arm cluster randomized controlled trial to compare the effectiveness of two strategies for implementing TDT guidelines in community health c...
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Background: Vietnam has experienced a rapid increase in cancer incidence with many cancers (70%) being diagnosed at a late stage. The majority of physical and psychosocial care is provided by caregivers with minimal professional input. Due to limited resources in hospitals and social and cultural norms regarding caregiving in Vietnam, caregivers p...
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Introduction: To make more efficient use of limited resources, Vietnam incorporated health technology assessment (HTA) into the decision-making process for the health insurance benefit package in 2014. We evaluated progress in HTA institutionalization in Vietnam based on the theoretical framework developed by the National Institute for Health and...
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Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) cause more than 71% of global deaths, of which 77% were reported from low and middle-income countries (LMICs) [1]. In LMICs, such as Vietnam, this population is largely dependent on informal caregivers (usually family caregivers) who provide essential care without information or sufficient support [2] and do so whil...
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Introduction and importance A very rare case with presence of both esophageal and gastric cancers raised questions on how to perform optimal surgery for such cases. To date, reports on experimental surgery strategies for these rare cases remained sparse in the literatures. Case presentation A 61-year-old male patient having epigastric abdominal pa...
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The study aimed to estimate the cost for developing and implementing 2 smoking cessation service delivery models that were evaluated in a 2-arm cluster randomized trial in Commune Health Centers (CHCs) in Vietnam. In the first model (4As) CHC providers were trained to ask about tobacco use, advise smokers to quit, assess readiness to quit, and assi...
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Background Hypertension can be detected at the primary health-care level and low-cost treatments can effectively control hypertension. We aimed to measure the prevalence of hypertension and progress in its detection, treatment, and control from 1990 to 2019 for 200 countries and territories. Methods We used data from 1990 to 2019 on people aged 30...
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Most countries have implemented restrictions on mobility to prevent the spread of Coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19), entailing considerable societal costs but, at least initially, based on limited evidence of effectiveness. We asked whether mobility restrictions were associated with changes in the occurrence of COVID-19 in 34 OECD countries plus Si...
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Background: Vietnam is among countries with highest prevalence of tobacco smoking, attempt to quit is an important indicator to monitor the effectiveness of tobacco control efforts. This paper aims to describe smoking quit attempt and examine its association with some individual characteristics among male smokers. Methods: Data from the Global A...
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Objectives Research on the needs of family caregivers of people living with cancer remains disproportionately focused in high income contexts. This research gap adds to the critical challenge on global equitable delivery of cancer care. This study describes the roles of family caregivers of people living with cancer in Vietnam and possible implicat...
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Patient experience is being widely considered in evaluating the quality of health care services. This is a cross-sectional study with 860 inpatients hospitalized in 4 clinical departments (General Internal Medicine; Cardiology; General Surgery; Surgery, and Orthopedic Trauma) of the Kien Giang General Hospital, from April to June 2020. Data was col...
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Food insecurity has been associated with adverse effects on physical health and well-being in both high and low-income countries, but effects on brain health are not clear. The purpose of this systematic review was to determine the relationship between food insecurity and important brain health outcomes in adults including depression, stroke, cogni...
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Reducing the burden of disability is key priority in many countries where the population is aging rapidly. The relationships between disability, health expenditure and economic burden are complex, particularly when disability is recognized as a continuum rather than a dichotomous phenomenon. However, these complex relationships are not adequately a...
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Patient satisfaction has implications for resource distribution across primary, secondary, and tertiary care, as well as accessibility of quality services and equity of service delivery. This study assessed outpatient satisfaction with health services and explored the determinants at the individual and contextual levels in Vietnam. Data on 4372 out...
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This study examined the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) preparedness and response of the health system (HS) in Hanoi, Vietnam, and identified enabling factors and barriers. This cross-sectional, mixed-methods study was conducted in 4 urban and peri-urban districts that included some wards with COVID-19-positive cases and some without. The US Ce...
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Từ 1986, đã có một số chính sách chăm sóc sức khoẻ (CSSK) cho người dân tộc thiểu số (DTTS) được triển khai và đạt được một số thành tựu trong giảm khoảng cách về CSSK ở người DTTS. Tuy nhiên kết quả còn một số hạn chế. Nghiên cứu này nhằm mô tả những rào cản trong sử dụng dịch vụ y tế (DVYT) và triển khai các chương trình CSSK cho người DTTS tại m...
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Trong vài thập niên trở lại đây, Việt Nam đã thu hẹp đáng kể khoảng cách giữa nhóm người Kinh và nhóm người dân tộc thiểu số (DTTS) trong một số chỉ số sức khỏe cơ bản. Đóng góp quan trọng cho kết quả này là các chính sách hỗ trợ tài chính cho người DTTS được ban hành và thực hiện hiệu quả. Tổng quan này được tiến hành với mục tiêu mô tả việc thực...
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Background: School violence and injury are major public health problems worldwide; however, current information on these issues in Vietnam is lacking. We aim to investigate the prevalence of violence and non-fatal injury and associated factors among Vietnamese adolescents aged 13-17 years old. Methods: We used data from the 2019 Vietnam Global Scho...
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Tobacco smoking is one of the most dangerous risk behaviors, leading to many adverse human health consequences. The aims of this study is to estimate the prevalence of tobacco smoking and related factor among adolescents aged 13-17 years in Vietnam. The data were from two rounds of the Vietnam Global School-based Student Health Survey (GSHS) that i...
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Background Adolescence is a vulnerable period for many lifestyle risk behaviors. In this study, we aimed to 1) examine a clustering pattern of lifestyle risk behaviors; 2) investigate roles of the school health promotion programs on this pattern among adolescents in Vietnam. Methods We analyzed data of 7,541 adolescents aged 13–17 years from the 20...
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Objective: Smoking behavior among adults still exists in Vietnam. This paper aims to describe smoking behavior among people aged 15 and above, specifically those monitored by the demographic surveillance system – CHILILAB, in order to determine the association between smoking behavior and the tobacco outlets density and proximity. Methods: A cross-...
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This study seeks to assess the cost-effectiveness of population-based tobacco control interventions, which include health promotion and education, smoke-free models, cessation programs, warning on package, marketing bans, and raising tax. Standardized activity-based costing ingredient approach was applied with the provider perspective to calculate...
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Nghiên cứu được tiến hành trên phạm vi toàn quốc, bao gồm 03 khu vực địa lý tự nhiên: Miền Bắc, Miền Trung và Miền Nam, số liệu được thu thập tại 90 trường Trung học cơ sở trên toàn quốc, với 2880 học sinh lứa tuổi 11-14 tuổi. Kết quả nghiên cứu như sau: Tỷ lệ rối loạn glucose máu ở trẻ em là 6,2%, tỷ lệ mắc đái tháo đường trẻ em toàn quốc là 1,04‰...
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Youth suicide is a leading cause of death among adolescents, but evidence about the influences of parental involvement on adolescent suicidal behaviors is inconsistent and have not been well studied. We used nationally representative data from the Vietnam Global School-based Student Health Survey (GSHS) 2019 (n = 7796 students aged 13-18 years). Us...
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From 1985 to 2016, the prevalence of underweight decreased, and that of obesity and severe obesity increased, in most regions, with significant variation in the magnitude of these changes across regions. We investigated how much change in mean body mass index (BMI) explains changes in the prevalence of underweight, obesity, and severe obesity in di...
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From 1985 to 2016, the prevalence of underweight decreased, and that of obesity and severe obesity increased, in most regions, with significant variation in the magnitude of these changes across regions. We investigated how much change in mean body mass index (BMI) explains changes in the prevalence of underweight, obesity, and severe obesity in di...
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This article discussed Vietnam's ongoing efforts to decentralize the health system and its fitness to respond to global health crises as presented through the Covid-19 pandemic. We used a general review and expert's perspective to explore the topic. We found that the healthcare system in Vietnam continued to decentralize from a pyramid to a wheel m...