Sample Annotated Bibliography Paper on Treatment for Non-Communicable Diseases

Tonelli, M., Wiebe, N., Nadler, B., Darzi, A., & Rasheed, S. (2016). Modifying the Interagency Emergency Health Kit to include treatment for non-communicable diseases in natural disasters and complex emergencies. BMJ global health1(3), e000128.

The article is aimed at bringing into light the importance of incorporating simple medicinal devices and medicines in the Interagency Emergency Health Kit (IEHK). The non-communicable diseases have been a rare issue in times of emergency and this has led to the neglection of including such medicines in the emergency kits. However, the article suggests that there is need to bring the medicines into the kit such as few drugs and devices which can prevent the non-communicable diseases (NCD). These NCDs include hypertension, diabetes and chronic respiratory diseases. The paper has also made a look into the resources that are to manage the chronic as well as the acute presentations. The choice of the article has been triggered by the fact that it reacts to the less seen acts in the society. There are many issues that go untreated due to the fact that the infection is non communicable. With the article, we shall be able to argue out the importance of the little medicines that re to be contained in the survival kit.

Tonelli, M., Wiebe, N., Nadler, B., Darzi, A., & Rasheed, S. (2016). Modifying the Interagency Emergency Health Kit to include treatment for non-communicable diseases in natural disasters and complex emergencies. BMJ global health1(3), e000128.

The journal is aimed at developing the idea of prevention of diabetes. Diabetes is a disease that can occur in the state of any society. The journal tables glycemic control as the main prevention that should be adopted when it comes to diabetes. The type 1 diabetes patients are severely affected negatively the available glucagon kits are effective in the treatment if hypoglycemia when used accordingly. There is need for development of better devices and formulations that sill give the chance for the untrained personnel to have an easy time while interacting with them. The journal is also aimed at bringing forward a review on the recent glucagon pharmaceutical use in treatment of type1 diabetes. The choice of the journal will be very useful in the research paper as it will bring into light the idea of diabetes treatment in the times of emergency. Inclusion of glucagon in the emergency kit will ensure that the diabetic patients are well served during the state of an emergency. This will ensure that the kit created for the times of emergency is accommodating all the patients on site.

Malkki, L. H. (2015). The need to help: the domestic arts of international humanitarianism. Duke University Press.

The article is focused on describing what domestic violence is according to the justice department. The article defines domestic violence as an abusive behavior that is used by one partner with an aim of gaining power and control over the other person. The partners might as well be in the several stages of life; such as dating, separated, married or unmarried. All these actions are all liable to the consequences that come along with the violation of the law. The abuse comes in form if physical, sexual, emotional, psychological or also economic. All these forms of abuse have an impact towards the oppressed party. The use of this article in our research will aid in expanding and broadening the form of domestic violence that we find in the society. With the idea of the types of domestic violence, we shall have the chance to explore the consequences along with the protective measures that an individual can take in order to counter such situations. This knowledge will also enable us to design a kit that is going to fit all the stages of violence that exist in our societies.

 Pun, K. D., Rishal, P., Darj, E., Infanti, J. J., Shrestha, S., Lukasse, M., & Schei, B. (2019). Domestic violence and perinatal outcomes–a prospective cohort study from Nepal. BMC public health19(1), 671.

The journal is aimed at bringing into light the emotional effects that come along with domestic violence; particularly those in abusive relationships. It provides us with the actions that one ought to take in case of such a relationship. It is usually a very tempting moment that one might perform an act that is going to greatly affect his future in a negative manner. The paper provides the emergency numbers that one might call in case of an emergency like this. The paper also gives us the steps that the one undergoing the cruel treatment might need to undertake in case they are not in possession of a phone during the time of violence. It is usually a great idea to come up with a safety plan that will help in avoiding these situations. The adoption of this journal will ensure that we are well versed with the safety plan that an individual under domestic violence might face. We shall be able to incorporate the safety plan in the emergency kit and this will be very helpful for the people who are to use it.

Wong, J. Y. H., Choi, A. W. M., Fong, D. Y. T., Choi, E. P. H., Wong, J. K. S., So, F. L., … & Kam, C. W. (2016). A comparison of intimate partner violence and associated physical injuries between cohabitating and married women: a 5-year medical chart review. BMC public health16(1), 1207.

The article brings into light the idea of cohabitation which is defined as an intimate partners who have no license of marriage but have been accepted widely by the contemporary society. The women who are involved in such relationships have been found to be the ones who are more prone to the intimate partner violence as compared to the married women. The article aims at identifying and drawing a comparison between the physical injury and the mental injury that the two type of women go through. The article takes into account five year medical records of the women who have reported cases of domestic violence. The article hence points out the effects of getting involved in such toxic relationships. The adoption of this journal will help us determine the extreme of the mental and physical effects that such women receive. In this way, we shall be able to design a kit that will offer not only physical support but also mental help to the individuals who are found to be victims.

Yapp, E., & Pickett, K. E. (2019). Greater income inequality is associated with higher rates of intimate partner violence in Latin America. Public health175, 87-89.

This article is aimed at bringing into light the various causes of domestic violence in the various marriages and relationships. The article is mainly concerned with the effect of income inequality in the various homes. It has been seen that homes that the partners are having different incomes, the one earning more is usually portraying power over the one with low income. The research of the article has been based in Latin America where the cases have been more imminent. Intimate partner violence has also been faced with several effects in terms of lack of actions to take after violence. The article concludes that there is a great relationship that exist between the domestic violence and the inequality of income. Using this paper in the research will mean that we shall have a reason to guide us in the reasons that are tied to the various relationships violence. With income inequality, we shall also table other causes of domestic violence and how the partners ought to handle the issue of income disparity.

GarcĆa-Leeds, C. B., & Schneider, L. (2017). Systemic Approach in Latino Families Surviving Domestic Violence in the United States of America. Journal of Educational Psychology-Propositos y Representaciones5(2), 277-319.

Possession of firearms has been a major threat to several relationships in America. The journal tables the effects that possession of guns has had to the relationships of several partners. The journal also states that there are certain loopholes in the laws of the country that have had the people being in possession of guns even without authorization. This has seen to the death of many partners who are killed during the process of arguments in the families. Closing the Relinquishment Gap serve as a great article in the determination of the acts of law that are breached in order to achieve these gun control measures. Using this article in our research will help us incorporate the measures that one might need to take in case the partner is in possession of a gun. The emergency kit will provide the instructions and steps that one requires to take during such situations.