Volume 75 (2016)

Review Articles

Erythema nodosum and the risk of tuberculosis in a high incidence setting Karen Bjorn-Mortensen, Karin Ladefoged, Jacob Simonsen, Sascha W. Michelsen, Hans Christian F. Sørensen, Anders Koch, Troels Lillebaek, Aase Bengaard Andersen, Bolette Soborg
Drinking water quality in Indigenous communities in Canada and health outcomes: a scoping review Lori E. A. Bradford, Lalita A. Bharadwaj, Udoka Okpalauwaekwe, Cheryl L. Waldner
What do we know about health-related knowledge translation in the Circumpolar North? Results from a scoping review M. Ellen McDonald, Andrew Papadopoulos, Victoria L. Edge, James Ford, IHACC Research Team, Alison Sumner, Sherilee L. Harper
Cancer among circumpolar populations: an emerging public health concern T. Kue Young, Janet J. Kelly, Jeppe Friborg, Leena Soininen, Kai O. Wong

Original Research Articles

Children in Greenland: disease patterns and contacts to the health care system Marius Kløvgaard, Nina Odgaard Nielsen, Thomas Lund Sørensen, Peter Bjerregaard, Britta Olsen, Henrik Thybo Christesen
Spirometry in Greenland: a cross-sectional study on patients treated with medication targeting obstructive pulmonary disease Lasse Overballe Nielsen, Sequssuna Olsen, Dorte Ejg Jarbøl, Michael Lynge Pedersen
Social correlates of term small for gestational age babies in a Russian Arctic setting Anna A. Usynina, Andrej M. Grjibovski, Jon Øyvind Odland, Alexandra Krettek
Childhood violence and adult chronic pain among indigenous Sami and non-Sami populations in Norway: a SAMINOR 2 questionnaire study Astrid M. A. Eriksen, Berit Schei, Ketil Lenert Hansen, Tore Sørlie, Nils Fleten, Cecilie Javo
Traditional foods and 25(OH)D concentrations in a subarctic First Nations community Sudaba Mansuri, Alaa Badawi, Sheena Kayaniyil, David E. Cole, Stewart B. Harris, Mary Mamakeesick, Thomas Wolever, Joel Gittelsohn, Jonathon L. Maguire, Philip W. Connelly, Bernard Zinman, Anthony J. Hanley
Gestational diabetes mellitus in Greenland: a national study of prevalence and testing efficacy Michael Lynge Pedersen, Jesper Olesen, Marit Eika Jørgensen, Peter Damm
Fatty acid composition of birds and game hunted by the Eastern James Bay Cree of Québec Francoise Proust, Louise Johnson-Down, Line Berthiaume, Karine Greffard, Pierre Julien, Michel Lucas, Eric Dewailly
Alcohol and suicide in the Nenets Autonomous Okrug and Arkhangelsk Oblast, Russia Yury Alexandrovich Sumarokov, Tormod Brenn, Alexander Valeryevich Kudryavtsev, Oleg Sidorenkov, Odd Nilssen
Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid profiles and relationship with cardiometabolic risk factors in Cree (Eeyouch) of Northern Québec Françoise Proust, Olivia Drescher, Elhadji A. Laouan-Sidi, Elizabeth Robinson, Michel Lucas, Éric Dewailly
Ethical and methodological issues in research with Sami experiencing disability Line Melbøe, Ketil Lenert Hansen, Bjørn-Eirik Johnsen, Gunn Elin Fedreheim, Tone Dinesen, Gunn-Tove Minde, Marit Rustad
Cost-effectiveness analysis of hepatocellular carcinoma screening by combinations of ultrasound and alphafetoprotein among Alaska Native people, 1983-2012 Prabhu P. Gounder, Lisa R. Bulkow, Martin I. Meltzer, Michael G. Bruce, Thomas W. Hennessy, Mary Snowball, Philip R. Spradling, Bishwa B. Adhikari, Brian J. McMahon
Descriptive review of tuberculosis surveillance systems across the circumpolar regions Annie-Claude Bourgeois, Tammy Zulz, Bolette Soborg, Anders Koch
Results of interferon-based treatments in Alaska Native and American Indian population with chronic hepatitis C Stephen E. Livingston, Dana J.T. Bruden, Lisa J. Townshend-Bulson, Chriss E. Homan, James E. Gove, Julia N. Plotnik, Brenna C. Simons, Philip R. Spradling, Brian J. McMahon
Adherence to health regimens among frequent attenders of Finnish healthcare Sari Hirsikangas, Outi Kanste, Juha Korpelainen, Helvi Kyngäs
A survey of knowledge, attitudes, and practices towards skin and soft tissue infections in rural Alaska Gregory A. Raczniak, Joanna Gaines, Lisa R. Bulkow, Michael H. Kinzer, Thomas W. Hennessy, Joseph A. Klejka, Michael G. Bruce
Exposure to whole-body vibration in open-cast mines in the Barents region Lage Burström, Ville Hyvärinen, Magnar Johnsen, Hans Pettersson
Cancer incidence and mortality among the Me´ tis population of Alberta, Canada Diana C. Sanchez-Ramirez, Amy Colquhoun, Sara Parker, Jason Randall, Lawrence W. Svenson, Don Voaklander
Neuropsychological performance of Finnish and Egyptian children with autism spectrum disorder Sherin Elsheikh, Sanna Kuusikko-Gauffin, Marja-Leena Mattila, Katja Jussila, Hanna Ebeling, Soile Loukusa, Manal Omar, Geylan Riad, Arja Rautio, Irma Moilanen
Utility of a Work Process Classification System for characterizing non-fatal injuries in the Alaskan commercial fishing industry Laura N. Syron, Devin L. Lucas, Viktor E. Bovbjerg, Jeffrey W. Bethel, Laurel D. Kincl
Laboratory characterization of invasive Haemophilus influenzae isolates from Nunavut, Canada, 2000-2012 Raymond S.W. Tsang, Y. Anita Li, Angie Mullen, Maureen Baikie, Kathleen Whyte, Michelle Shuel, Gregory Tyrrell, Jenny A. L. Rotondo, Shalini Desai, John Spika

Clinical Case Reports

Theory and Methods

Methods and background characteristics of the TOHNN study: a population-based study of oral health conditions in northern Norway Gro Eirin Holde, Nils Oscarson, Anders Tillberg, Peter Marstrander, Birgitta Jönsson

Sexual and Reproductive Health Promotion in the Circumpolar North

Performance indicators for maternity care in a circumpolar context: a scoping review Rebecca Rich, Thomsen D'Hont, Janice Linton, Kellie E. Murphy, Jeremy Veillard, Susan Chatwood
Teen pregnancy in Inuit communities - gaps still needed to be filled Caroline Moisan, Chloé Baril, Gina Muckle, Richard E. Belanger

16th International Congress on Circumpolar Health

Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program

AMAP assessment 2015: human health in the Arctic Jon Øyvind Odland, Shawn Donaldson, Alexey Dudarev, Anders Carlsen
Overview of ongoing cohort and dietary studies in the Arctic Pál Weihe, Peter Bjerregaard, Eva Bonefeld-Jørgensen, Alexey Dudarev, Jónrit Halling, Solrunn Hansen, Gina Muckle, Therese Nøst, Jon Øyvind Odland, Maria Skaalum Petersen, Arja Rautio, Anna Sofía Veyhe, Maria Wennberg, Ingvar Bergdahl
Levels and trends of contaminants in humans of the Arctic Jennifer Gibson, Bryan Adlard, Kristín Olafsdottir, Torkjel Manning Sandanger, Jon Øyvind Odland
Health effects associated with measured levels of contaminants in the Arctic Pál Weihe, Fróði Debes, Jónrit Halling, Maria Skaalum Petersen1, Gina Muckle, Jon Øyvind Odland, Alexey Dudarev, Pierre Ayotte, Éric Dewailly, Philippe Grandjean, Eva Bonefeld-Jørgensen
New approaches in human health risk assessment Khaled Abass, Anders Carlsen, Arja Rautio
An update on risk communication in the Arctic Eva-Maria Krümmel, Andrew Gilman
Adaptation in Arctic circumpolar communities: food and water security in a changing climate James Berner, Michael Brubaker, Boris Revitch, Eva Kruemmel, Moses Tcheripanoff, Jake Bell
Overview of human health in the Arctic: conclusions and recommendations Shawn Donaldson, Bryan Adlard, Jon Øyvind Odland
Key indicators of obstetric and neonatal care in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Tatyana E. Burtseva, Jon Øyvind Odland, Natalya I. Douglas, Antonina N. Grigoreva, Tatyana Y. Pavlova, Dgulustan A. Chichahov, Lena N. Afanasieva, Nurguyana S. Baisheva, Yana G. Rad, Mikhail I. Tomsky, Vitaly A. Postoev

Anthropometric indices of First Nations children and youth - 1919 to 1953