With obesity set to increase, life expectancy will inevitably decline, says Swansea University academic in new book

A Swansea University academic’s new book explores why present public health approaches to obesity have failed…

Correction: Willingness and preferences for long-acting injectable PrEP among US men who have sex with men: a discrete choice experiment

Cole SW, Glick JL, Campoamor NB, et al. Willingness and preferences for long-acting injectable PrEP among…

Exploring the association between Frailty Index and low back pain in middle-aged and older Chinese adults: a cross-sectional analysis of data from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study (CHARLS)

STRENGTHS AND LIMITATIONS OF THIS STUDY Data were analysed from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal…

How does communication affect patient safety? Protocol for a systematic review and logic model

Introduction Rationale One in 10 patients are harmed in healthcare, and more than three million deaths…

Paper-based versus digital-based learning among undergraduate medical, nursing and pharmaceutical students in Japan: a cross-sectional study

STRENGTHS AND LIMITATIONS OF THIS STUDY We assessed students’ format preferences for academic performance and eyestrain…

Preferences of people with chronic kidney disease regarding digital health interventions that promote healthy lifestyle: qualitative systematic review with meta-ethnography

Introduction Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a prevalent yet under-recognised condition characterised by irreversible kidney dysfunction.1…

Impact of social determinants of health on progression from potentially life-threatening complications to near miss events and death during pregnancy and post partum in a middle-income setting: an observational study

Introduction Ill health during pregnancy represents a continuum between normal health and death extremes.1 Potentially life-threatening…

Understanding patterns of fatigue in health and disease: protocol for an ecological momentary assessment study using digital technologies

Participants will use the m-path app (https://m-path.io), which is a General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) -compliant…

Knowledge, attitudes and practice on sudden infant death: study protocol of a scoping review

Introduction Sudden infant death has been observed and described since ancient times. Throughout the history of…

Childbirth Acquired Perineal Trauma study (CHAPTER): a UK prospective cohort study protocol

Introduction In the UK every year, 80% of women who have a vaginal birth (approximately 450 000 women),…