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Helping Primary Care Clinics Implement Evidence-Based Cancer Screening Interventions

PCD's latest Tools for Public Health Practice describes a field guide to assist organizations in collecting, evaluating, and using assessment data to develop practical plans that enhance implementation of cancer screening interventions.

May is National Stroke Awareness Month.
May is National Stroke Awareness Month

A recent study found that despite a significant reduction in stroke hospitalizations, patients with more severe strokes were admitted during the pandemic than during the prepandemic period, and in-hospital death rates increased.

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PCD Call for Papers on Combating Racism
PCD Call for Papers on Combating Racism

PCD is interested in publishing peer-reviewed papers offering insights into the roles of public health, medicine, and policy to combat all forms of racism through research, training, practice, and public health policies. Learn more.

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PCD's Newest Collection on Cancer Prevention

The 11 articles in this special collection present research on cancer screening trends, determinants of cancer screening, and public health practices that increase cancer screening uptake in specific populations.

Volume 19

ISSN: 1545-1151

Call for Papers

Manuscripts for these collections may be submitted at any time; however, each collection has its own final submission date. Accepted manuscripts are published on a rolling basis in the order in which they are received.

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HPV Vaccination Declined Among Adolescents During the COVID-19 Pandemic
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