"Bhutan" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A kingdom in the eastern Himalayas on the northeast border of India, bounded on the north by Tibet, on the east by Assam, on the south by Assam and West Bengal, and on the west by Sikkim and Tibet. From 1720 to 1970 it was under Chinese or Indian domination. In 1971 it became a member of the United Nations. The name comes from the Sanskrit bhota, the name for Tibet, + anta, end, with reference to its location at the southern extremity of Tibet. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p144 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p64)
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Bhutan" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Bhutan" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Bhutan" by people in Profiles.
Generalizability of the REDUCE-IT trial to South Asians with cardiovascular disease. Med (N Y). 2023 02 10; 4(2):130-138.e1.
Investigating Outcomes of a Family Strengthening Intervention for Resettled Somali Bantu and Bhutanese Refugees: An Explanatory Sequential Mixed Methods Study. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022 09 29; 19(19).
Severity of age-related macular degeneration at first presentation in Bhutan: a 3-year national study. BMC Ophthalmol. 2022 Jul 09; 22(1):298.
Pediatric Palliative Care Education Model in Low Resource Settings: A Mixed-Methods Evaluation. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2022 01; 63(1):1-10.
Past trauma, resettlement stress, and mental health of older Bhutanese with a refugee life experience. Aging Ment Health. 2022 11; 26(11):2149-2158.
Retinal laser services in Bhutan: a 3-year national survey. BMC Ophthalmol. 2020 Oct 08; 20(1):404.
Depression, sleep quality, and social isolation among people with epilepsy in Bhutan: A cross-sectional study. Epilepsy Behav. 2020 11; 112:107450.
"We are all under the same roof": Coping and meaning-making among older Bhutanese with a refugee life experience. Soc Sci Med. 2020 11; 264:113311.
Bhutanese Refugee Youth: The Importance of Assessing and Addressing Psychosocial Needs in a School Setting. J Sch Health. 2020 09; 90(9):731-742.
Pattern of vitreo-retinal diseases at the national referral hospital in Bhutan: a retrospective, hospital-based study. BMC Ophthalmol. 2020 Feb 13; 20(1):51.