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About the Journal

ISSN 2641-5216 (Print), ISSN 2641-5224 (Online)

The Hawaiʻi Journal of Health & Social Welfare is a monthly peer-reviewed journal with the aim of advancing knowledge about health and social welfare, with a focus on the diverse peoples and unique environments of Hawaiʻi and the Pacific region.

The lead academic partners are six units of the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) College of Health Sciences and Social Welfare. This includes the John A. Burns School of Medicine, UH Public Health, the Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work, the School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene, the UH Cancer Center, and the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy. Read More

Current Issue

July 2019, Volume 78, No. 7

Download HJHSW_Jul19.pdf here

 

A Letter from the Executive Leadership Committee
HJH&SW Executive Leadership Committee

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Exploration of Patients’ Spiritual/Religious Beliefs and Resuscitation Decisions
Elizabeth Freitas PhD and Guangxiang Zhang PhD

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Lymphocytic Myocarditis and Cardiogenic Shock in Hawai‘i: A Case Series
Luke Lam MD; Sakda Sathirareuangchai MD, LLB; Jared Oyama MD; Gehan Devendra MD; and Robert Hong MD

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Recurrent Inactive Hydatid Cyst of the Liver Causing Restrictive Pulmonary Physiology
Dacia S.K. Boyce MD; John S. Ellis MD; Stephanie L. Hightower MD, MSc; Jeffery L. Lew MD; Michael W. Price MD; Kevin M. Lin-Hurtubise MD; and Jordanna M. Hostler MD

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MEDICAL SCHOOL HOTLINE
Education and End-of-Life Options: Hawaii’s Our Care, Our Choice Act
Kathleen Kihmm Connolly PhD; Patricia Lanoie Blanchette MD, MPH; and Diane Oue RN, BA

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THE DANIEL K. INOUYE COLLEGE OF PHARMACY SCRIPTS
Use of Psychotropic Medications by Older Adults Presenting to the Emergency Department After Fall-Related Injuries
Chad Kawakami PharmD and Deborah Taira ScD

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THE HAWAI‘I JOURNAL WATCH
Karen Rowan MS

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THE WEATHERVANE
Russell T. Stodd MD



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