FALL 2008

EDITOR: MARK E. PFEIFER, PHD, Texas A and M University, Corpus Christi, TX.

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Sociocultural Adaptation of the Vietnamese Diaspora

Attitudes toward Domestic Violence in Korean and Vietnamese Immigrant Communities:
Implications for Human Services. By: Kim-Goh, Mikyong; Baello, Jon. Journal of Family
Violence, Oct2008, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p647-654, 8p

Heart Disease Prevention Practices among Immigrant Vietnamese Women. By:
Coronado, Gloria D.; Woodall, Erica D.; Hoai Do; Lin Li; Yasui, Yutaka; Taylor, Vicky M..
Journal of Women's Health (15409996), Oct2008, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p1293-1300, 8p

Perceptions of Vietnamese Fathers' Acculturation Levels, Parenting Styles, and Mental
Health Outcomes in Vietnamese American Adolescent Immigrants. By: Nguyen, Peter V..
Social Work, Oct2008, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p337-346, 10p

A prevalence study on partner abuse in six Asian American ethnic groups in the USA.
By: Leung, Patrick; Cheung, Monit. International Social Work, Sep2008, Vol. 51 Issue 5,
p635-649, 15p

Reexamining the Relationships Among Dementia, Stigma, and Aging in Immigrant
Chinese and Vietnamese Family Caregivers.By: Liu, Dandan; Hinton, Ladson; Tran,
Cindy; Hinton, Devon; Barker, Judith. Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, Sep2008,
Vol. 23 Issue 3, p283-299, 17p

Results from a Community-based Occupational Health Survey of Vietnamese-American
Nail Salon Workers. By: Cora Roelofs; Lenore Azaroff; Christina Holcroft; Huong
Nguyen; Tam Doan. Journal of Immigrant & Minority Health, Aug2008, Vol. 10 Issue 4,
p353-361, 9p

Development of a Health Risk Factors Questionnaire for Chinese and Vietnamese
Residents of the Houston, Texas Area. By: Beverly Gor; Andrea Shelton; Angelina
Esparza; Jenny Yi; TruongSon Hoang; Jan Liang; Lovell Jones. Journal of Immigrant &
Minority Health, Aug2008, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p373-377, 5p

Self-Reported Health Status of Vietnamese and Non-Hispanic White Older Adults in
California. By: Sorkin, Dara; Tan, Angela L.; Hays, Ron D.; Mangione, Carol M.; Ngo-
Metzger, Quyen. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, Aug2008, Vol. 56 Issue 8,
p1543-1548, 6p

Evaluating the SF-36 Health Survey (Version 2) in Older Vietnamese Americans. By:
Quyen Ngo-Metzger; Sorkin, Dara H.; Mangione, Carol M.; Gandek, Barbara; Hays, Ron
D. Journal of Aging & Health, Jun2008, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p420-436, 17p

True Stories: Migrant Vietnamese Women With Problem Gambling in Brisbane,
Queensland. By: Chui, Wing Hong. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions,
2008, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p276-280, 5p

Influence of American acculturation on cigarette smoking behaviors among Asian
American subpopulations in California. By: An, Ning; Cochran, Susan D.; Mays, Vickie
M.; McCarthy, William J.. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, Jun2008, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p579-
587, 9p

Challenges in providing breast and cervical cancer screening services to Vietnamese
Canadian women: the healthcare providers’ perspective. By: Donnelly, Tam Truong.
Nursing Inquiry, Jun2008, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p158-168, 11p

Susceptibility to smoking among South East Asian youth: a multilevel analysis. By:
Guindon, G. E.; Georgiades, K.; Boyle, M. H.. Tobacco Control, Jun2008, Vol. 17 Issue
3, p190-197, 8p

Military Brides and Refugees: Vietnamese American Wives and Shifting Links to the
Military, 1980 – 2000. By: Hidalgo, Danielle Antoinette; Bankston, Carl L.. International
Migration, 2008, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p167-185, 19p

Vietnamese Amerasians and Former Political Prisoners. By: McKelvey, Robert.
Psychiatric Times, Apr2008 Special Edition, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p38-40, 3p

Age differences in spirituality, mystical experiences and wisdom. By: Le, Thao N..
Ageing & Society, Apr2008, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p383-411, 29p (Study includes Vietnamese
American Youth)

Diversity within: subgroup differences of youth problem behaviors among asian pacific
islander American adolescents. By: Choi, Yoonsun. Journal of Community Psychology,
Apr2008, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p352-370, 19p

Contemporary Women's Roles through Hmong, Vietnamese, and American Eyes. By:
Long, Lisa A.. Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies, 2008, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p1-36, 36p

Applying the transtheoretical model to cervical cancer screening in Vietnamese-
American women. By: Tung, W.-C.; Nguyen, D. H. T.; Tran, D. N.. International Nursing
Review, Mar2008, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p73-80, 8p

Saigon from the diaspora. By: Carruthers, Ashley. Singapore Journal of Tropical
Geography, Mar2008, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p68-86, 19p

'I don't say I have a business in Chinatown': Chinese sub-ethnic relations in Toronto's
Chinatown West. By: Phan, Mai B.; Luk, Chiu M.. Ethnic & Racial Studies, Feb2008,
Vol. 31 Issue 2, p294-326, 33p (Study of Chinese-Vietnamese)

Traditional Vietnamese Health And Healing. By: Purnell, Larry Dale. Urologic Nursing,
Feb2008, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p63-67, 5p

Anticommunism as cultural praxis: South Vietnam, war, and refugee memories in the
Vietnamese American community by Vo Dang, Thanh Thuy, Ph.D., University of
California, San Diego, 2008, 247 pages; AAT 3307329

Becoming American: How Vietnamese immigrant youth construct citizenship
by Nguyen, Diem Thi, Ph.D., University of Washington, 2008; AAT 0820218

Cross cultural comparison among caregivers of Alzheimer's and dementia patient's:
Service utilization between Latino, Vietnamese and Caucasian groups
by Garsilazo, Maria del Carmen, M.S.W., California State University, Long Beach, 2008,
87 pages; AAT 1452518

Embodiments of difference: Representations of Vietnamese women in the U.S. cultural
imaginary by Bui, Diem-My Thi, Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008,
245 pages; AAT 3314969

Factors that increase or decrease utilization of cancer preventive care among
California's female Vietnamese population by Thoeurb, Tep, M.S.W., California State
University, Long Beach, 2008, 70 pages; AAT 1455195

Oral health attitudes and behaviors in Vietnamese adult men and women of Orange
County, California by Ngo, Phuong, M.P.H., California State University, Fullerton, 2008,
46 pages; AAT 1449337

Self-construal and multicultural competency among Vietnamese-American mental health
professionals by Nguyen, Hieu Nhu, M.S.W., California State University, Long Beach,
2008, 114 pages; AAT 1455492

Tailoring health messages to a Vietnamese American community
by Ralls, John Gregory, M.P.H., California State University, Fullerton, 2008, 162 pages;
AAT 1454810

Transnationalization of professional identities: A study of five Vietnamese TESOL
educators by Sparks, Jason L., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008,
277 pages; AAT 3314904

Health and Medicine (Vietnam)

CHOICES. By: Mills, Stephen. American Journal of Public Health, Oct2008, Vol. 98
Issue 10, p1734-1735, 2p

Microbial risk assessment of livestock-integrated aquaculture and fish handling in
Vietnam. By: YAJIMA, Aya; KUROKURA, Hisashi. Fisheries Science, Oct2008, Vol. 74
Issue 5, p1062-1068, 7p

Prevalence of Haemophilus influenzae with resistant genes isolated from young children
with acute lower respiratory tract infections in Nha Trang, Vietnam. By: Kenji Gotoh;
Liang Qin; Kiwao Watanabe; Dang Anh; Phan Huong; Nguyen Anh; Nguyen Cat; Luong
Ha; Le Ai; Nguyen Tien; Truong Minh; Kazunori Oishi; Hiroshi Watanabe. Journal of
Infection & Chemotherapy, Oct2008, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p349-353, 5p

Betel quid chewing, oral cancer and other oral mucosal diseases in Vietnam: a review.
By: Reichart, P. A.; Nguyen, X. H.. Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine, Oct2008, Vol.
37 Issue 9, p511-514, 4p,

Detection of hepatitis A virus RNA from children patients with acute and fulminant
hepatitis of unknown etiology in Vietnam: Genomic characterization of Vietnamese HAV
strain. By: Phuc Le Hoang; Khanh Huu Trong; Tung Thanh Tran; Tran Thien Tuan Huy;
Abe, Kenji. Pediatrics International, Oct2008, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p624-627, 4p

Effectiveness of an alcohol-based hand hygiene programme in reducing nosocomial
infections in the Urology Ward of Binh Dan Hospital, Vietnam. By: Nguyen, Kim V.;
Nguyen, Phuong Tran My; Jones, Stephanie L.. Tropical Medicine & International
Health, Oct2008, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p1297-1302, 6p

Corrigendum to “Prevalence and genetic profiles of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia
coli strains isolated from buffaloes, cattle, and goats in central Vietnam” [Veterinary
Microbiology 126 (2008) 356–363]. By: Vu-Khac, Hung; Cornick, Nancy A.. Veterinary
Microbiology, Sep2008, Vol. 131 Issue 1/2, p212-213, 2p

How important are individual, household and commune characteristics in explaining
utilization of maternal health services in Vietnam? By: Sepehri, Ardeshir; Sarma, Sisira;
Simpson, Wayne; Moshiri, Saeed. Social Science & Medicine, Sep2008, Vol. 67 Issue 6,
p1009-1017, 9p

Delivery care utilisation and care-seeking in the neonatal period: a population-based
study in Vietnam. By: Målqvist, M.; Nga, N. T.; Eriksson, L.; Wallin, L.; Ewald, U.;
Persson, L.-A. Å. Annals of Tropical Paediatrics, Sep2008, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p191-198, 8p

Gender, culture and harm: an exploratory study of female heroin users of Vietnamese
ethnicity. By: Higgs, Peter; Owada, Kei; Hellard, Margaret; Power, Robert; Maher, Lisa.
Culture, Health & Sexuality, Sep2008, Vol. 10 Issue 7, p681-695, 15p

The prevalence of epilepsy in a rural district of Vietnam: A population-based study from
the EPIBAVI project. By: Tuan, Nguyen Anh; Cuong, Le Quang; Allebeck, Peter; Chuc,
Nguyen Thi Kim; Persson, Hans E.; Tomson, Torbjörn. Epilepsia (Series 4), Sep2008,
Vol. 49 Issue 9, p1634-1637, 4p

Injury and pre-hospital trauma care in Hanoi, Vietnam.By: Nguyen, Thi Lien Huong;
Nguyen, Thi Hong Tu; Morita, Satoshi; Sakamoto, Junichi. Injury, Sep2008, Vol. 39
Issue 9, p1026-1033, 8p

Agreement on Childhood Disability between Parents and Teachers in Vietnam. By: Shin,
Jin Y.; Nhan, Nguyen Viet; Crittenden, Kathleen; Valenti, S. Stavros; Hong, Hoang Thi
Dieu. International Journal of Disability, Development & Education, Sep2008, Vol. 55
Issue 3, p239-249, 11p

Maternal Confidence in Child Rearing: Comparing Data from Short-term Prospective
Surveys Among Japanese and Vietnamese Mothers. By: Goto, Aya; Quang Vinh,
Nguyen; Thi Tu Van, Nguyen; Huu Phuc, Trinh; Nghiem Minh, Pham; Yabe, Junko;
Yasumura, Seiji. Maternal & Child Health Journal, Sep2008, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p613-619,

Epidemiology and Prevention of Cervical Cancer in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines,
Thailand and Vietnam. By: Domingo, Efren J.; Noviani, Rini; Noor, Mohd Rushdan Md;
Ngelangel, Corazon A.; Limpaphayom, Khunying K.; Van Thuan, Tran; Louie, Karly S.;
Quinn, Michael A.. Vaccine, Aug2008, Vol. 26 Issue s, pM71-M79

Dengue in Vietnamese Infants—Results of Infection-Enhancement Assays Correlate with
Age-Related Disease Epidemiology, and Cellular Immune Responses Correlate with
Disease Severity. By: Tran Nguyen Bich Chau; Nguyen Than Ha Quyen; Tran Thi
Thuy; Nguyen Minh Tuan; Dang Minh Hoang; Nguyen Thi Phuong Dung; Le Bich Lien;
Nguyen Thien Quy; Nguyen Trong Hieu; Lu Thi Minh Hieu; Tran Tinh Hien; Nguyen
Thanh Hung; Farrar, Jeremy; Simmons, Cameron P.. Journal of Infectious Diseases,
8/15/2008, Vol. 198 Issue 4, p516-524, 9p

Current status of hematopoietic stem cell transplantations in Vietnam. By: van Be, T.;
van Binh, T.; Binh, N. T.; Tuan, T. Q.; Nghia, H.; Hien, B. M.. Bone Marrow
Transplantation, Aug2008 Supplement, Vol. 42, pS146-S148, 2p

Exclusive breastfeeding in Vietnam: an attainable goal. By: Almroth, Stina; Arts, Maaike;
Nguyen Dinh Quang; Pham Thi Thuy Hoa; Williams, Carol. Acta Paediatrica, Aug2008,
Vol. 97 Issue 8, p1066-1069, 4p

The influence of food on the pharmacokinetics of piperaquine in healthy Vietnamese
volunteers. By: Hai, Trinh Ngoc; Hietala, Sofia Friberg; Van Huong, Nguyen; Ashton,
Michael. Acta Tropica, Aug2008, Vol. 107 Issue 2, p145-149, 5p

Prenatal iron supplementation in rural Vietnam. By: Aikawa, R.; Jimba, M.; Nguen, K. C.;
Binns, C. W.. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Aug2008, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p946-
952, 7p

Drug-resistant pneumococci in children with acute lower respiratory infections in
Vietnam. By: Watanabe, Kiwao; Anh, Dang Duc; Huong, Phan Le Thanh; Nguyet,
Nguyen Thu; Anh, Nguyen Thu Hien; Thi, Ngo Thi; Dung, Nguyen Tien; Phuong, Doan
Mai; Rusizoka, Olivia S.; Nagatake, Tsuyoshi; Watanabe, Hiroshi; Oishi, Kazunori.
Pediatrics International, Aug2008, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p514-518, 5p

Self-reported chronic diseases and associated sociodemographic status and lifestyle
risk factors among rural Vietnamese adults. By: Hoang Van Minh; Dao Lan Huong; Kim
Bao Giang. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, Aug2008, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p629-634,

Exploring the cost-effectiveness of HPV vaccination in Vietnam: Insights for evidence-
based cervical cancer prevention policy. By: Kim, Jane J.; Kobus, Katie E.; Diaz, Mireia;
O'Shea, Meredith; Van Minh, Hoang; Goldie, Sue J.. Vaccine, Jul2008, Vol. 26 Issue 32,
p4015-4024, 10p

Hygiene versus fertiliser: The use of human excreta in agriculture – A Vietnamese
example. By: Mackie Jensen, Peter Kjær; Phuc, Pham Duc; Knudsen, Line Gram;
Dalsgaard, Anders; Konradsen, Flemming. International Journal of Hygiene &
Environmental Health, Jul2008, Vol. 211 Issue 3/4, p432-439, 8p

Barriers to, and factors associated, with observed motorcycle helmet use in Vietnam. By:
Hung, Dang Viet; Stevenson, Mark R.; Ivers, Rebecca Q.. Accident Analysis &
Prevention, Jul2008, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p1627-1633, 7p

Excessive Level of Inorganic Nitrogen in Groundwater in the Intensively Farmed Areas of
Northern Vietnam. By: Kurosawa, Kiyoshi; Hai, Do Nguyen; Thanh, Nguyen Huu; Tra,
Ho Thi Lam; Ha, Tran Thi Le; Huy, Trinh Quang; Egashira, Kazuhiko. Communications
in Soil Science & Plant Analysis, 2008, Vol. 39 Issue 13/14, p2053-2067, 15p

Contraceptive effectiveness of two insertions of quinacrine: results from 10-year follow-
up in Vietnam. By: Sokal, David C.; Hieu, Do Trong; Loan, Nguyen Dinh; Hubacher,
David; Nanda, Kavita; Weiner, Debra H.; Vach, Trinh Huu. Contraception, Jul2008, Vol.
78 Issue 1, p61-65

Co vay co tr[image omitted] (What goes around comes around): culture, risk and
vulnerability to blood-borne viruses among ethnic Vietnamese injecting drug users. By:
Hien Thi Ho; Maher, Lisa. Drug & Alcohol Review, Jul2008, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p420-428,

Quality of antiepileptic drugs in Vietnam. By: Mac, Tu Luong; Gaulier, Jean-Michel; Le,
Van Tuan; Vu, Anh Nhi; Preux, Pierre-Marie; Ratsimbazafy, Voa. Epilepsy Research,
Jul2008, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p77-82, 6p

Occurrence, fate and antibiotic resistance of fluoroquinolone antibacterials in hospital
wastewaters in Hanoi, Vietnam By: Duong, Hong Anh; Pham, Ngoc Ha; Nguyen, Hoang
Tung; Hoang, Thi Thuong; Pham, Hung Viet; Pham, Van Ca; Berg, Michael; Giger,
Walter; Alder, Alfredo C.. Chemosphere, Jun2008, Vol. 72 Issue 6, p968-973, 6p

Microbiological Effectiveness and Cost of Boiling to Disinfect Drinking Water in Rural
Vietnam. By: Clasen, Thomas F.; Do Hoang Thao; Boisson, Sophie; Shipin, Oleg.
Environmental Science & Technology, 6/15/2008, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p4255-4560, 6p

Trends in the epidemiology of leprosy -- Viet Nam, 1983-2006. Weekly Epidemiological
Record, 6/13/2008, Vol. 83 Issue 24, p217-224, 8p

Safety of raw meat and shellfish in Vietnam: An analysis of Escherichia coli isolations for
antibiotic resistance and virulence genes. By: Van, Thi Thu Hao; Chin, James;
Chapman, Toni; Tran, Linh Thuoc; Coloe, Peter J.. International Journal of Food
Microbiology, Jun2008, Vol. 124 Issue 3, p217-223, 7p

Cost of providing the expanded programme on immunization: findings from a facility-
based study in Viet Nam, 2005. By: Minh Van Hoang; Thi Bach Yen Nguyen; Bao Giang
Kim; Lan Huong Dao; Thuy Huong Nguyen; Wright, Pamela. Bulletin of the World Health
Organization, Jun2008, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p429-434, 6p

New Complex Recombinant Genotype of Hepatitis B Virus Identified in Vietnam. By:
Tran Thien Tuan Huy; Trinh Thi Ngoc; Abe, Kenji. Journal of Virology, Jun2008, Vol. 82
Issue 11, p5657-5663, 7p

Etiology and outcome of chronic renal failure in hospitalized children in Ho Chi Minh
City, Vietnam. By: Mong Hiep, Tran Thi; Janssen, Françoise; Ismaili, Khalid; Minh, Dang
Khai; Kiet, Doan Vuong; Robert, Annie. Pediatric Nephrology, Jun2008, Vol. 23 Issue 6,
p965-970, 6p

SMN2 and NAIP gene dosages in Vietnamese patients with spinal muscular atrophy. By:
Van Khanh Tran; Teguh Haryo Sasongko; Dang Diem Hong; Nguyen Thi Hoan; Vu Chi
Dung; Myeong Jin Lee; Yasuhiro Takeshima; Masafumi Matsuo; Hisahide Nishio.
Pediatrics International, Jun2008, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p346-351, 6p

Teaching paediatric resuscitation skills in a developing country: Introduction of the
Advanced Paediatric Life Support course into Vietnam. By: Young, Simon; Hutchinson,
Adrian; Nguyen, Van Tu; Le, Thanh Hai; Nguyen, Dich Van; Vo Thi, Kim Hue.
Emergency Medicine Australasia, Jun2008, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p271-275, 5p

Strategies for the prevention and treatment of reproductive tract infections among
women in Vietnam. By: Nguyen My Huong; Gammeltoft, Tine; Rasch, Vibeke. Culture,
Health & Sexuality, May2008 Supplement 1, Vol. 10, p111-121, 11p

Drugs, sex and AIDS: Sexual relationships among injecting drug users and their sexual
partners in Vietnam. By: Nguyen Tran Lam. Culture, Health & Sexuality, May2008
Supplement 1, Vol. 10, p123-137, 15p

Male sexual health concerns in Muong Khen, Vietnam. By: Vu Hong Phong. Culture,
Health & Sexuality, May2008 Supplement 1, Vol. 10, p139-150, 12p

Femininity and sexual agency among young unmarried women in Hanoi. By: Quach,
Trang. Culture, Health & Sexuality, May2008 Supplement 1, Vol. 10, p151-161, 11p

The harmony of family and the silence of women: sexual attitudes and practices among
rural married women in northern Viet Nam. By: Vu Song Ha. Culture, Health & Sexuality,
May2008 Supplement 1, Vol. 10, p163-176, 14p;

Late-Term Abortion for Fetal Anomaly: Vietnamese Women's Experiences. By:
Gammeltoft, Tine; Minh Hằng, Trần; Thị Hiệp, Nguyễn; Thị Thúy Hạnh, Nguyễn.
Reproductive Health Matters, May2008 Supplement, Vol. 16 Issue 31, p46-56, 11p

Severe acute watery diarrhoea with cases positive for Vibrio cholerae, Viet Nam.
diarrhée liquide aiguë sévère avec cas positifs pour Vibrio cholerae, Viet Nam. Weekly
Epidemiological Record, 5/2/2008, Vol. 83 Issue 18, p157-158, 2p

Seroepidemiology and serological follow-up of anti-leptospiral IgG in children in
Southern Vietnam. By: Thai, Khoa T.D.; Nga, Tran Thi Thanh; Phuong, Hoang Lan;
Giao, Phan Trong; Hung, Le Quoc; Binh, Tran Quang; Van Nam, Nguyen; Hartskeerl,
Rudy A.; de Vries, Peter J.. Acta Tropica, May2008, Vol. 106 Issue 2, p128-131, 4p

Holding the line: family responses to pregnancy and the desire for a child in the context
of HIV in Vietnam. By: Oosterhoff, Pauline; Anh, Nguyen Thu; Hanh, Ngo Thuy; Yen,
Pham Ngoc; Wright, Pamela; Hardon, Anita. Culture, Health & Sexuality, May2008, Vol.
10 Issue 4, p403-416, 14p

An enormous hepatitis B virus-related liver disease burden projected in Vietnam by
2025. By: Nguyen, Van Thi Thuy; Law, Matthew G.; Dore, Gregory J.. Liver
International, May2008, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p525-531, 7p

Impact and Perspective on Chronic Kidney Disease in an Asian Developing Country: A
Large-Scale Survey in North Vietnam. By: Ito, Jun; Dung, Dinh Thi Kim; Vuong, Mai
Tuyet; Tuyen, Do Gia; Vinh, Le Danh; Huong, Nguyen Thi; Ngoc, Tran Bich; Ngoc,
Nguyen Thi Bich; Hien, Mai Thi; Hao, Dang Duc; Oanh, Lam Thi Kim; Lieu, Do Thi;
Fujisawa, Masato; Kawabata, Masato; Shirakawa, Toshiro. Nephron Clinical Practice,
May2008, Vol. 109 Issue 1, pc25-c32, 8 pages

Commuters’ exposure to particulate matter and carbon monoxide in Hanoi, Vietnam. By:
Saksena, Sumeet; Quang, Tran Ngoc; Nguyen, Thang; Dang, Pham Ngoc; Flachsbart,
Peter. Transportation Research: Part D, May2008, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p206-211, 6p

"Rice Is Essential but Tiresome; You Should Get Some Noodles": Doi Moi and the
Political Economy of Men's Extramarital Sexual Relations and Marital HIV Risk in Hanoi,
Vietnam. By: Phinney, Harriet M.. American Journal of Public Health, Apr2008, Vol. 98
Issue 4, p650-660, 11p

Cultural Observations on Vietnamese Children's Oral Health Practices and Use of the
Child Oral Health Services in Central Sydney: A Qualitative Study. By: Lamb, C. Finney;
Phelan, C.. Australian Journal of Primary Health, Apr2008, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p75-81, 7p

Reproductive tract infections including sexually transmitted infections: a population-
based study of women of reproductive age in a rural district of Vietnam. By: Lan, P. T.;
Sråsby Lundborg, C.; Phuc, H. D.; Sihavong, A.; Unemo, M.; Chuc, N. T. K.; Khang, T.
H.; Mogren, I.. Sexually Transmitted Infections, Apr2008, Vol. 84 Issue 2, p126-132, 7p

Implementation of and costs associated with providing a birth-dose of hepatitis B vaccine
in Viet Nam. By: Murakami, Hitoshi; Van Cuong, Nguyen; Huynh, Lynn; Hipgrave, David
Barry. Vaccine, Mar2008, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p1411-1419, 9p

Ethnic differentials in parental health seeking for childhood illness in Vietnam By:
Teerawichitchainan, Bussarawan; Phillips, James F.. Social Science & Medicine,
Mar2008, Vol. 66 Issue 5, p1118-1130, 13p

Working Out Culture: Gender, Body, And Commodification In A Ho Chi Minh City Health
Club. By: Leshkowich, Ann Marie. Urban Anthropology & Studies of Cultural Systems &
World Economic Development, Spring2008, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p49-87, 39p

Persistent neonatal mortality despite improved under-five survival: a retrospective cohort
study in northern Vietnam. By: Hoa, Dinh P.; Nga, Nguyen T.; Målqvist, Mats; Persson,
Lars Åke. Acta Paediatrica, Feb2008, Vol. 97 Issue 2, p166-170, 5p

First aid and initial management for childhood burns in Vietnam—An appeal for public
and continuing medical education. By: Lam, Nguyen Nhu; Dung, Nguyen Tien. Burns
(03054179), Feb2008, Vol. 34 Issue iss1, p67-70, 4p

Meanings of epilepsy in its sociocultural context and implications for stigma: Findings
from ethnographic studies in local communities in China and Vietnam. By: Jacoby, A.;
Wang, W.; Vu, T. Dang; Wu, J.; Snape, D.; Aydemir, N.; Parr, J.; Reis, R.; Begley, C.; de
Boer, H.; Prilipko, L.; Baker, G.. Epilepsy & Behavior, Feb2008, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p286-
297, 12p

Alcohol Use and Alcohol Consumption-Related Problems in Rural Vietnam: An
Epidemiological Survey Using AUDIT. By: Kim Bao Giang; Allebeck, Peter; Spak,
Fredrik; Hoang Van Minh; Truong Viet Dzung. Substance Use & Misuse, 2008, Vol. 43
Issue 3/4, p481-495, 15p

Body mass index of Vietnamese children ages 6--15 years old
by Dang, Chinh Van, Ph.D., The University of Texas School of Public Health, 2008, 111
pages; AAT 3297427

Issues in Contemporary Vietnam

A techno-economic assessment of rice husk-based power generation in the Mekong
River Delta of Vietnam. By: Bergqvist, Madeleine M.; Samuel Wårdh, K.; Das, Anjana;
Ahlgren, Erik O.. International Journal of Energy Research, Oct2008, Vol. 32 Issue 12,
p1136-1150, 15p

Analysis of the sustainability within the composite swidden agroecosystem in northern
Vietnam: 1. Partial nutrient balances and recovery times of upland fields By: Dung,
Nguyen Van; Vien, Tran Duc; Lam, Nguyen Thanh; Tuong, Tran Manh; Cadisch, Georg.
Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, Oct2008, Vol. 128 Issue 1/2, p37-51, 15p

In Search of Kilometer Zero: Digital Archives, Technological Revisionism, and the Sino-
Vietnamese Border. By: MACLEAN, KEN. Comparative Studies in Society & History,
Oct2008, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p862-894, 33p,

Preference variability along the policy chain in Vietnam. By: Anderson, C. Leigh; Cullen,
Alison; Stamoulis, Kostas. Journal of Socio-Economics, Oct2008, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p1729-
1745, 17p

Economic performance of open-access offshore fisheries—The case of Vietnamese
longliners in the South China Sea. By: Long, Le Kim; Flaaten, Ola; Anh, Nguyen Thi
Kim. Fisheries Research, Sep2008, Vol. 93 Issue 3, p296-304, 9p

Bangladesh and Vietnam: Different Groundwater Compositions Require Different
Approaches to Arsenic Mitigation. By: HUG, STEPHAN J.; LEUPIN, OLIVIER X.; BERG,
MICHAEL. Environmental Science & Technology, 9/1/2008, Vol. 42 Issue 17, p6318-
6323, 6p

Challenging common sense: Cases of school reform for learning community under an
international cooperation project in Bac Giang Province, Vietnam By: Saito, Eisuke;
Tsukui, Atsushi. International Journal of Educational Development, Sep2008, Vol. 28
Issue 5, p571-584, 14p

Marketing Metrics Use in a Transition Economy: The Case of Vietnam.By: Farley, John
U.; Hoenig, Scott; Lehmann, Donald R.; Hoang Thuy Nguyen. Journal of Global
Marketing, 2008, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p179-190, 12p

Women's Leadership in Vietnam: Opportunities and Challenges. By: Truong Thi Thuy
Hang. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture & Society, Autumn2008, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p16-
21, 6p

Examining differences in mathematics and reading achievement among Grade 5 pupils
in Vietnam. By: Hungi, Njora. Studies in Educational Evaluation, Sep2008, Vol. 34 Issue
3, p155-164, 10p

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