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Mapping the evidence on interventions to raise awareness on lung cancer in resource poor settings: a scoping review protocol.

Syst Rev 2019 Aug 24;8(1):217. Epub 2019 Aug 24.

School of Nursing and Public Health, Discipline of Public Health Medicine, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13643-019-1138-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6708127PMC
August 2019

The Operative Output of District Hospitals in KwaZulu-Natal Province is Heavily Skewed Toward Obstetrical Care.

World J Surg 2019 07;43(7):1653-1660

Department of Surgery, Grey's Hospital, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-019-04985-1DOI Listing
July 2019

Overall survival for neuroblastoma in South Africa between 2000 and 2014.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2019 Jul 31:e27944. Epub 2019 Jul 31.

Paediatric Haematology and Oncology, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.27944DOI Listing
July 2019

Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors in Child and Adolescent Health, 1990 to 2017: Findings From the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors 2017 Study.

Authors:
Robert C Reiner Helen Elizabeth Olsen Chad Thomas Ikeda Michelle M Echko Katherine E Ballestreros Helen Manguerra Ira Martopullo Anoushka Millear Chloe Shields Alison Smith Bryan Strub Molla Abebe Zegeye Abebe Beyene Meressa Adhena Tara Ballav Adhikari Mohammed Akibu Rajaa M Al-Raddadi Nelson Alvis-Guzman Carl Abelardo T Antonio Olatunde Aremu Solomon Weldegebreal Asgedom Netsanet Abera Asseffa Leticia Avila-Burgos Aleksandra Barac Till W Bärnighausen Quique Bassat Isabela M Bensenor Zulfiqar A Bhutta Ali Bijani Nigus Bililign Lucero Cahuana-Hurtado Deborah Carvalho Malta Jung-Chen Chang Fiona J Charlson Samath Dhamminda Dharmaratne David Teye Doku Dumessa Edessa Ziad El-Khatib Holly E Erskine Alize J Ferrari Nancy Fullman Rahul Gupta Hamid Yimam Hassen Simon I Hay Olayinka Stephen Ilesanmi Kathryn H Jacobsen Amaha Kahsay Amir Kasaeian Tesfaye Dessale Kassa Seifu Kebede Yousef Saleh Khader Ejaz Ahmad Khan Mohammed Nuruzzaman Khan Young-Ho Khang Jagdish Khubchandani Yohannes Kinfu Sonali Kochhar Yoshihiro Kokubo Ai Koyanagi Barthelemy Kuate Defo Dharmesh Kumar Lal Fekede Asefa Kumsa Heidi J Larson Janni Leung Abdullah A Mamun Suresh Mehata Mulugeta Melku Walter Mendoza Haftay Berhane Mezgebe Ted R Miller Nurilign Abebe Moges Shafiu Mohammed Ali H Mokdad Lorenzo Monasta Subas Neupane Huong Lan Thi Nguyen Dina Nur Anggraini Ningrum Yirga Legesse Nirayo Vuong Minh Nong Felix Akpojene Ogbo Andrew T Olagunju Bolajoko Olubukunola Olusanya Jacob Olusegun Olusanya George C Patton David M Pereira Farshad Pourmalek Mostafa Qorbani Anwar Rafay Rajesh Kumar Rai Usha Ram Chhabi Lal Ranabhat Andre M N Renzaho Mohammad Sadegh Rezai Luca Ronfani Gregory A Roth Saeid Safiri Benn Sartorius James G Scott Katya Anne Shackelford Karen Sliwa Chandrashekhar Sreeramareddy Mu'awiyyah Bable Sufiyan Abdullah Sulieman Terkawi Roman Topor-Madry Bach Xuan Tran Kingsley Nnanna Ukwaja Olalekan A Uthman Stein Emil Vollset Kidu Gidey Weldegwergs Andrea Werdecker Harvey A Whiteford Tissa Wijeratne Naohiro Yonemoto Marcel Yotebieng Liesl J Zuhlke Hmwe Hmwe Kyu Mohsen Naghavi Theo Vos Christopher J L Murray Nicholas J Kassebaum

JAMA Pediatr 2019 Jun 3;173(6):e190337. Epub 2019 Jun 3.

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamapediatrics.2019.0337DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6547084PMC
June 2019

A decade of sustained geographic spread of HIV infections among women in Durban, South Africa.

BMC Infect Dis 2019 Jun 7;19(1):500. Epub 2019 Jun 7.

School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Kwazulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-019-4080-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6555962PMC
June 2019

A health system framework for perinatal care in South African district hospitals: a Delphi technique.

BMC Health Serv Res 2019 Jun 20;19(1):402. Epub 2019 Jun 20.

School of Public Health and SAMRC Health Services to Systems Unit, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-019-4200-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6585044PMC
June 2019

The effects of combined exposure of solvents and noise on auditory function - A systematic review and meta-analysis.

S Afr J Commun Disord 2019 May 9;66(1):e1-e11. Epub 2019 May 9.

Discipline of Audiology, School of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/sajcd.v66i1.568DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6556967PMC
May 2019

Neonatal bronchoscopy: Role in respiratory disease of the newborn-A 7 year experience.

Pediatr Pulmonol 2019 Apr 8;54(4):415-420. Epub 2019 Jan 8.

Discipline of Medical Biochemistry and Chemical Pathology, School of Laboratory Medicine and Medical Sciences, College of Health Sciences University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ppul.24243DOI Listing
April 2019

Towards UNAIDS Fast-Track goals: targeting priority geographic areas for HIV prevention and care in Zimbabwe.

AIDS 2019 Feb;33(2):305-314

Department of Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000002052DOI Listing
February 2019

Sub national variation and inequalities in under-five mortality in Kenya since 1965.

BMC Public Health 2019 Feb 4;19(1):146. Epub 2019 Feb 4.

Population Health Unit, Kenya Medical Research Institute-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-6474-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6360661PMC
February 2019

Prevalence of metabolic syndrome among HIV-positive and HIV-negative populations in sub-Saharan Africa-a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Syst Rev 2019 Jan 3;8(1). Epub 2019 Jan 3.

Department of Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, 4001, South Africa.

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https://systematicreviewsjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13643-018-0927-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6317235PMC
January 2019

Routine cervical spine immobilisation is unnecessary in patients with isolated cerebral gunshot wounds: A South African experience.

Emerg Med Australas 2018 12 25;30(6):773-776. Epub 2018 Apr 25.

Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Trauma Service, Department of Surgery, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1742-6723.12985DOI Listing
December 2018

Global, Regional, and Country-Specific Lifetime Risks of Stroke, 1990 and 2016.

Authors:
Valery L Feigin Grant Nguyen Kelly Cercy Catherine O Johnson Tahiya Alam Priyakumari G Parmar Amanuel A Abajobir Kalkidan H Abate Foad Abd-Allah Ayenew N Abejie Gebre Y Abyu Zanfina Ademi Gina Agarwal Muktar B Ahmed Rufus O Akinyemi Rajaa Al-Raddadi Leopold N Aminde Catherine Amlie-Lefond Hossein Ansari Hamid Asayesh Solomon W Asgedom Tesfay M Atey Henok T Ayele Maciej Banach Amitava Banerjee Aleksandra Barac Suzanne L Barker-Collo Till Bärnighausen Lars Barregard Sanjay Basu Neeraj Bedi Masoud Behzadifar Yannick Béjot Derrick A Bennett Isabela M Bensenor Derbew F Berhe Dube J Boneya Michael Brainin Ismael R Campos-Nonato Valeria Caso Carlos A Castañeda-Orjuela Jacquelin C Rivas Ferrán Catalá-López Hanne Christensen Michael H Criqui Albertino Damasceno Lalit Dandona Rakhi Dandona Kairat Davletov Barbora de Courten Gabrielle deVeber Klara Dokova Dumessa Edessa Matthias Endres Emerito J A Faraon Maryam S Farvid Florian Fischer Kyle Foreman Mohammad H Forouzanfar Seana L Gall Tsegaye T Gebrehiwot Johanna M Geleijnse Richard F Gillum Maurice Giroud Alessandra C Goulart Rahul Gupta Rajeev Gupta Vladimir Hachinski Randah R Hamadeh Graeme J Hankey Habtamu A Hareri Rasmus Havmoeller Simon I Hay Mohamed I Hegazy Desalegn T Hibstu Spencer L James Panniyammakal Jeemon Denny John Jost B Jonas Jacek Jóźwiak Rizwan Kalani Amit Kandel Amir Kasaeian Andre P Kengne Yousef S Khader Abdur R Khan Young-Ho Khang Jagdish Khubchandani Daniel Kim Yun J Kim Mika Kivimaki Yoshihiro Kokubo Dhaval Kolte Jacek A Kopec Soewarta Kosen Michael Kravchenko Rita Krishnamurthi G Anil Kumar Alessandra Lafranconi Pablo M Lavados Yirga Legesse Yongmei Li Xiaofeng Liang Warren D Lo Stefan Lorkowski Paulo A Lotufo Clement T Loy Mark T Mackay Hassan Magdy Abd El Razek Mahdi Mahdavi Azeem Majeed Reza Malekzadeh Deborah C Malta Abdullah A Mamun Lorenzo G Mantovani Sheila C O Martins Kedar K Mate Mohsen Mazidi Suresh Mehata Toni Meier Yohannes A Melaku Walter Mendoza George A Mensah Atte Meretoja Haftay B Mezgebe Tomasz Miazgowski Ted R Miller Norlinah M Ibrahim Shafiu Mohammed Ali H Mokdad Mahmood Moosazadeh Andrew E Moran Kamarul I Musa Ruxandra I Negoi Minh Nguyen Quyen L Nguyen Trang H Nguyen Tung T Tran Thanh T Nguyen Dina Nur Anggraini Ningrum Bo Norrving Jean J Noubiap Martin J O’Donnell Andrew T Olagunju Oyere K Onuma Mayowa O Owolabi Mahboubeh Parsaeian George C Patton Michael Piradov Martin A Pletcher Farshad Pourmalek V Prakash Mostafa Qorbani Mahfuzar Rahman Muhammad A Rahman Rajesh K Rai Annemarei Ranta David Rawaf Salman Rawaf Andre MN Renzaho Stephen R Robinson Ramesh Sahathevan Amirhossein Sahebkar Joshua A Salomon Paola Santalucia Itamar S Santos Benn Sartorius Aletta E Schutte Sadaf G Sepanlou Azadeh Shafieesabet Masood A Shaikh Morteza Shamsizadeh Kevin N Sheth Mekonnen Sisay Min-Jeong Shin Ivy Shiue Diego A S Silva Eugene Sobngwi Michael Soljak Reed J D Sorensen Luciano A Sposato Saverio Stranges Rizwan A Suliankatchi Rafael Tabarés-Seisdedos David Tanne Cuong Tat Nguyen J S Thakur Amanda G Thrift David L Tirschwell Roman Topor-Madry Bach X Tran Luong T Nguyen Thomas Truelsen Nikolaos Tsilimparis Stefanos Tyrovolas Kingsley N Ukwaja Olalekan A Uthman Yuri Varakin Tommi Vasankari Narayanaswamy Venketasubramanian Vasiliy V Vlassov Wenzhi Wang Andrea Werdecker Charles D A Wolfe Gelin Xu Yuichiro Yano Naohiro Yonemoto Chuanhua Yu Zoubida Zaidi Maysaa El Sayed Zaki Maigeng Zhou Boback Ziaeian Ben Zipkin Theo Vos Mohsen Naghavi Christopher J L Murray Gregory A Roth

N Engl J Med 2018 12;379(25):2429-2437

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http://www.nejm.org/doi/10.1056/NEJMoa1804492
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1804492DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6247346PMC
December 2018

Global, Regional, and National Cancer Incidence, Mortality, Years of Life Lost, Years Lived With Disability, and Disability-Adjusted Life-Years for 29 Cancer Groups, 1990 to 2016: A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study.

Authors:
Christina Fitzmaurice Tomi F Akinyemiju Faris Hasan Al Lami Tahiya Alam Reza Alizadeh-Navaei Christine Allen Ubai Alsharif Nelson Alvis-Guzman Erfan Amini Benjamin O Anderson Olatunde Aremu Al Artaman Solomon Weldegebreal Asgedom Reza Assadi Tesfay Mehari Atey Leticia Avila-Burgos Ashish Awasthi Huda Omer Ba Saleem Aleksandra Barac James R Bennett Isabela M Bensenor Nickhill Bhakta Hermann Brenner Lucero Cahuana-Hurtado Carlos A Castañeda-Orjuela Ferrán Catalá-López Jee-Young Jasmine Choi Devasahayam Jesudas Christopher Sheng-Chia Chung Maria Paula Curado Lalit Dandona Rakhi Dandona José das Neves Subhojit Dey Samath D Dharmaratne David Teye Doku Tim R Driscoll Manisha Dubey Hedyeh Ebrahimi Dumessa Edessa Ziad El-Khatib Aman Yesuf Endries Florian Fischer Lisa M Force Kyle J Foreman Solomon Weldemariam Gebrehiwot Sameer Vali Gopalani Giuseppe Grosso Rahul Gupta Bishal Gyawali Randah Ribhi Hamadeh Samer Hamidi James Harvey Hamid Yimam Hassen Roderick J Hay Simon I Hay Behzad Heibati Molla Kahssay Hiluf Nobuyuki Horita H Dean Hosgood Olayinka S Ilesanmi Kaire Innos Farhad Islami Mihajlo B Jakovljevic Sarah Charlotte Johnson Jost B Jonas Amir Kasaeian Tesfaye Dessale Kassa Yousef Saleh Khader Ejaz Ahmad Khan Gulfaraz Khan Young-Ho Khang Mohammad Hossein Khosravi Jagdish Khubchandani Jacek A Kopec G Anil Kumar Michael Kutz Deepesh Pravinkumar Lad Alessandra Lafranconi Qing Lan Yirga Legesse James Leigh Shai Linn Raimundas Lunevicius Azeem Majeed Reza Malekzadeh Deborah Carvalho Malta Lorenzo G Mantovani Brian J McMahon Toni Meier Yohannes Adama Melaku Mulugeta Melku Peter Memiah Walter Mendoza Tuomo J Meretoja Haftay Berhane Mezgebe Ted R Miller Shafiu Mohammed Ali H Mokdad Mahmood Moosazadeh Paula Moraga Seyyed Meysam Mousavi Vinay Nangia Cuong Tat Nguyen Vuong Minh Nong Felix Akpojene Ogbo Andrew Toyin Olagunju Mahesh Pa Eun-Kee Park Tejas Patel David M Pereira Farhad Pishgar Maarten J Postma Farshad Pourmalek Mostafa Qorbani Anwar Rafay Salman Rawaf David Laith Rawaf Gholamreza Roshandel Saeid Safiri Hamideh Salimzadeh Juan Ramon Sanabria Milena M Santric Milicevic Benn Sartorius Maheswar Satpathy Sadaf G Sepanlou Katya Anne Shackelford Masood Ali Shaikh Mahdi Sharif-Alhoseini Jun She Min-Jeong Shin Ivy Shiue Mark G Shrime Abiy Hiruye Sinke Mekonnen Sisay Amber Sligar Muawiyyah Babale Sufiyan Bryan L Sykes Rafael Tabarés-Seisdedos Gizachew Assefa Tessema Roman Topor-Madry Tung Thanh Tran Bach Xuan Tran Kingsley Nnanna Ukwaja Vasiliy Victorovich Vlassov Stein Emil Vollset Elisabete Weiderpass Hywel C Williams Nigus Bililign Yimer Naohiro Yonemoto Mustafa Z Younis Christopher J L Murray Mohsen Naghavi

JAMA Oncol 2018 Nov;4(11):1553-1568

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.2706DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6248091PMC
November 2018

Effect of timing of mother's death on child survival in a rural HIV hyper-endemic South African population.

BMC Public Health 2018 Nov 6;18(1):1237. Epub 2018 Nov 6.

Discipline of Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-6152-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6220497PMC
November 2018

Global antibiotic resistance: of contagion, confounders, and the COM-B model.

Lancet Planet Health 2018 09;2(9):e376-e377

School of Nursing & Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban 4000, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2542-5196(18)30187-6DOI Listing
September 2018

Spatio - temporal modelling assessing the burden of malaria in affected low and middle-income countries: a scoping review.

BMJ Open 2018 09 5;8(9):e023071. Epub 2018 Sep 5.

Discipline of Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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http://bmjopen.bmj.com/lookup/doi/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-02307
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023071DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6129102PMC
September 2018

Vital sign based shock scores are poor at triaging South African trauma patients.

Am J Surg 2018 08 30;216(2):235-239. Epub 2017 Aug 30.

Greys Hospital, Pietermaritzburg, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa; Edendale Hospital, Pietermaritzburg, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.07.025DOI Listing
August 2018

Global Mortality From Firearms, 1990-2016.

Authors:
Mohsen Naghavi Laurie B Marczak Michael Kutz Katya Anne Shackelford Megha Arora Molly Miller-Petrie Miloud Taki Eddine Aichour Nadia Akseer Rajaa M Al-Raddadi Khurshid Alam Suliman A Alghnam Carl Abelardo T Antonio Olatunde Aremu Amit Arora Mohsen Asadi-Lari Reza Assadi Tesfay Mehari Atey Leticia Avila-Burgos Ashish Awasthi Beatriz Paulina Ayala Quintanilla Suzanne Lyn Barker-Collo Till Winfried Bärnighausen Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi Masoud Behzadifar Meysam Behzadifar James R Bennett Ashish Bhalla Zulfiqar A Bhutta Arebu Issa Bilal Guilherme Borges Rohan Borschmann Alexandra Brazinova Julio Cesar Campuzano Rincon Félix Carvalho Carlos A Castañeda-Orjuela Lalit Dandona Rakhi Dandona Paul I Dargan Diego De Leo Samath Dhamminda Dharmaratne Eric L Ding Huyen Phuc Do David Teye Doku Kerrie E Doyle Tim Robert Driscoll Dumessa Edessa Ziad El-Khatib Aman Yesuf Endries Alireza Esteghamati Andre Faro Farshad Farzadfar Valery L Feigin Florian Fischer Kyle J Foreman Richard Charles Franklin Nancy Fullman Neal D Futran Tsegaye Tewelde Gebrehiwot Reyna Alma Gutiérrez Nima Hafezi-Nejad Hassan Haghparast Bidgoli Gessessew Bugssa Hailu Josep Maria Haro Hamid Yimam Hassen Caitlin Hawley Delia Hendrie Martha Híjar Guoqing Hu Olayinka Stephen Ilesanmi Mihajlo Jakovljevic Spencer L James Sudha Jayaraman Jost B Jonas Amaha Kahsay Amir Kasaeian Peter Njenga Keiyoro Yousef Khader Ibrahim A Khalil Young-Ho Khang Jagdish Khubchandani Aliasghar Ahmad Kiadaliri Christian Kieling Yun Jin Kim Soewarta Kosen Kristopher J Krohn G Anil Kumar Faris Hasan Lami Van C Lansingh Heidi Jane Larson Shai Linn Raimundas Lunevicius Hassan Magdy Abd El Razek Muhammed Magdy Abd El Razek Reza Malekzadeh Deborah Carvalho Malta Amanda J Mason-Jones Richard Matzopoulos Peter T N Memiah Walter Mendoza Tuomo J Meretoja Haftay Berhane Mezgebe Ted R Miller Shafiu Mohammed Maziar Moradi-Lakeh Rintaro Mori Devina Nand Cuong Tat Nguyen Quyen Le Nguyen Dina Nur Anggraini Ningrum Felix Akpojene Ogbo Andrew T Olagunju George C Patton Michael R Phillips Suzanne Polinder Farshad Pourmalek Mostafa Qorbani Afarin Rahimi-Movaghar Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar Mahfuzar Rahman Rajesh Kumar Rai Chhabi Lal Ranabhat David Laith Rawaf Salman Rawaf Ali Rowhani-Rahbar Mahdi Safdarian Saeid Safiri Rajesh Sagar Joseph S Salama Juan Sanabria Milena M Santric Milicevic Rodrigo Sarmiento-Suárez Benn Sartorius Maheswar Satpathy David C Schwebel Soraya Seedat Sadaf G Sepanlou Masood Ali Shaikh Nigussie Tadesse Sharew Ivy Shiue Jasvinder A Singh Mekonnen Sisay Vegard Skirbekk Adauto Martins Soares Filho Dan J Stein Mark Andrew Stokes Mu'awiyyah Babale Sufiyan Mamta Swaroop Bryan L Sykes Rafael Tabarés-Seisdedos Fentaw Tadese Bach Xuan Tran Tung Thanh Tran Kingsley Nnanna Ukwaja Tommi Juhani Vasankari Vasily Vlassov Andrea Werdecker Pengpeng Ye Paul Yip Naohiro Yonemoto Mustafa Z Younis Zoubida Zaidi Maysaa El Sayed Zaki Simon I Hay Stephen S Lim Alan D Lopez Ali H Mokdad Theo Vos Christopher J L Murray

JAMA 2018 08;320(8):792-814

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.10060DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6143020PMC
August 2018

Candidate gene polymorphisms related to lipid metabolism in Asian Indians living in Durban, South Africa.

Indian J Med Res 2018 Aug;148(2):169-179

Department of Cardiology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1150_16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6206769PMC
August 2018

A comparative study of socio-demographic and substance use correlates in early-onset psychosis.

Early Interv Psychiatry 2018 06 1;12(3):339-347. Epub 2016 Apr 1.

Department of Psychiatry, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5045739PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eip.12330DOI Listing
June 2018

Projected cervical Cancer incidence in Swaziland using three methods and local survey estimates.

BMC Cancer 2018 Jun 7;18(1):639. Epub 2018 Jun 7.

Discipline of Public Health, School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Howard College Campus, 2nd Floor George Campbell Building, Mazisi Kunene Road, Durban, 4041, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12885-018-4540-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5992849PMC
June 2018

The Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases Among US States, 1990-2016.

Authors:
Gregory A Roth Catherine O Johnson Kalkidan Hassen Abate Foad Abd-Allah Muktar Ahmed Khurshid Alam Tahiya Alam Nelson Alvis-Guzman Hossein Ansari Johan Ärnlöv Tesfay Mehari Atey Ashish Awasthi Tadesse Awoke Aleksandra Barac Till Bärnighausen Neeraj Bedi Derrick Bennett Isabela Bensenor Sibhatu Biadgilign Carlos Castañeda-Orjuela Ferrán Catalá-López Kairat Davletov Samath Dharmaratne Eric L Ding Manisha Dubey Emerito Jose Aquino Faraon Talha Farid Maryam S Farvid Valery Feigin João Fernandes Joseph Frostad Alemseged Gebru Johanna M Geleijnse Philimon Nyakauru Gona Max Griswold Gessessew Bugssa Hailu Graeme J Hankey Hamid Yimam Hassen Rasmus Havmoeller Simon Hay Susan R Heckbert Caleb Mackay Salpeter Irvine Spencer Lewis James Dube Jara Amir Kasaeian Abdur Rahman Khan Sahil Khera Abdullah T Khoja Jagdish Khubchandani Daniel Kim Dhaval Kolte Dharmesh Lal Anders Larsson Shai Linn Paulo A Lotufo Hassan Magdy Abd El Razek Mohsen Mazidi Toni Meier Walter Mendoza George A Mensah Atte Meretoja Haftay Berhane Mezgebe Erkin Mirrakhimov Shafiu Mohammed Andrew Edward Moran Grant Nguyen Minh Nguyen Kanyin Liane Ong Mayowa Owolabi Martin Pletcher Farshad Pourmalek Caroline A Purcell Mostafa Qorbani Mahfuzar Rahman Rajesh Kumar Rai Usha Ram Marissa Bettay Reitsma Andre M N Renzaho Maria Jesus Rios-Blancas Saeid Safiri Joshua A Salomon Benn Sartorius Sadaf Ghajarieh Sepanlou Masood Ali Shaikh Diego Silva Saverio Stranges Rafael Tabarés-Seisdedos Niguse Tadele Atnafu J S Thakur Roman Topor-Madry Thomas Truelsen E Murat Tuzcu Stefanos Tyrovolas Kingsley Nnanna Ukwaja Tommi Vasankari Vasiliy Vlassov Stein Emil Vollset Tolassa Wakayo Robert Weintraub Charles Wolfe Abdulhalik Workicho Gelin Xu Simon Yadgir Yuichiro Yano Paul Yip Naohiro Yonemoto Mustafa Younis Chuanhua Yu Zoubida Zaidi Maysaa El Sayed Zaki Ben Zipkin Ashkan Afshin Emmanuela Gakidou Stephen S Lim Ali H Mokdad Mohsen Naghavi Theo Vos Christopher J L Murray

JAMA Cardiol 2018 May;3(5):375-389

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamacardio.2018.0385DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6145754PMC
May 2018

Topographic mapping of the interfaces between human and aquatic mosquito habitats to enable barrier targeting of interventions against malaria vectors.

R Soc Open Sci 2018 May 23;5(5):161055. Epub 2018 May 23.

Department of Environmental Health and Ecological Sciences, Ifakara Health Institute, Kiko Avenue, Mikocheni, PO Box 78373, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.161055DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5990771PMC
May 2018

The State of US Health, 1990-2016: Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Among US States.

Authors:
Ali H Mokdad Katherine Ballestros Michelle Echko Scott Glenn Helen E Olsen Erin Mullany Alex Lee Abdur Rahman Khan Alireza Ahmadi Alize J Ferrari Amir Kasaeian Andrea Werdecker Austin Carter Ben Zipkin Benn Sartorius Berrin Serdar Bryan L Sykes Chris Troeger Christina Fitzmaurice Colin D Rehm Damian Santomauro Daniel Kim Danny Colombara David C Schwebel Derrick Tsoi Dhaval Kolte Elaine Nsoesie Emma Nichols Eyal Oren Fiona J Charlson George C Patton Gregory A Roth H Dean Hosgood Harvey A Whiteford Hmwe Kyu Holly E Erskine Hsiang Huang Ira Martopullo Jasvinder A Singh Jean B Nachega Juan R Sanabria Kaja Abbas Kanyin Ong Karen Tabb Kristopher J Krohn Leslie Cornaby Louisa Degenhardt Mark Moses Maryam Farvid Max Griswold Michael Criqui Michelle Bell Minh Nguyen Mitch Wallin Mojde Mirarefin Mostafa Qorbani Mustafa Younis Nancy Fullman Patrick Liu Paul Briant Philimon Gona Rasmus Havmoller Ricky Leung Ruth Kimokoti Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi Simon I Hay Simon Yadgir Stan Biryukov Stein Emil Vollset Tahiya Alam Tahvi Frank Talha Farid Ted Miller Theo Vos Till Bärnighausen Tsegaye Telwelde Gebrehiwot Yuichiro Yano Ziyad Al-Aly Alem Mehari Alexis Handal Amit Kandel Ben Anderson Brian Biroscak Dariush Mozaffarian E Ray Dorsey Eric L Ding Eun-Kee Park Gregory Wagner Guoqing Hu Honglei Chen Jacob E Sunshine Jagdish Khubchandani Janet Leasher Janni Leung Joshua Salomon Jurgen Unutzer Leah Cahill Leslie Cooper Masako Horino Michael Brauer Nicholas Breitborde Peter Hotez Roman Topor-Madry Samir Soneji Saverio Stranges Spencer James Stephen Amrock Sudha Jayaraman Tejas Patel Tomi Akinyemiju Vegard Skirbekk Yohannes Kinfu Zulfiqar Bhutta Jost B Jonas Christopher J L Murray

JAMA 2018 04;319(14):1444-1472

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle.

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April 2018

The biological and diagnostic role of miRNA's in hepatocellular carcinoma.

Front Biosci (Landmark Ed) 2018 03 1;23:1701-1720. Epub 2018 Mar 1.

Hertsen Moscow Oncology Research Institute, Branch of the National Medical Research Radiological Center, Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, 125284, Moscow, Russian Federation, Russia.

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March 2018

Forensic psychiatric assessment process and outcome in state patients in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

S Afr J Psychiatr 2018 20;24:1142. Epub 2018 Mar 20.

Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

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March 2018

Risk Factors for Obesity and Overfat among Primary School Children in Mashonaland West Province, Zimbabwe.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2018 02 2;15(2). Epub 2018 Feb 2.

Discipline of Public Health, School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban 4001, South Africa.

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February 2018

Does high-carbohydrate intake lead to increased risk of obesity? A systematic review and meta-analysis.

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African Medical Research and Innovation Institute, Cape Town, South Africa.

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February 2018

Prevalence, risk factors, and pregnancy outcomes of cervical cell abnormalities in the puerperium in a hyperendemic HIV setting.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2018 Jan 23;140(1):105-110. Epub 2017 Oct 23.

Discipline of Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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January 2018

Malaria programme personnel's experiences, perceived barriers and facilitators to implementing malaria elimination strategy in South Africa.

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School of Nursing and Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, King George Avenue, Durban, South Africa.

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January 2018

The Burden of Primary Liver Cancer and Underlying Etiologies From 1990 to 2015 at the Global, Regional, and National Level: Results From the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015.

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December 2017

Pregnancy Outcomes in Association with STDs including genital HSV-2 shedding in a South African Cohort Study.

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Department of Health Behavior, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA.

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November 2017

The clinical impact of a positive family history of psychosis or mental illness in psychotic and non-psychotic mentally ill adolescents.

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November 2017

Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Forced-Sex Among South African High School Students.

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October 2017

Space-time variations in child mortality in a rural South African population with high HIV prevalence (2000-2014).

PLoS One 2017 24;12(8):e0182478. Epub 2017 Aug 24.

Discipline of Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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October 2017

The prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum in sub-Saharan Africa since 1900.

Nature 2017 10 11;550(7677):515-518. Epub 2017 Oct 11.

Kenya Medical Research Institute-Wellcome Trust Collaborative Programme, Nairobi, Kenya.

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October 2017

Cost analysis of Human Papillomavirus-related cervical diseases and genital warts in Swaziland.

PLoS One 2017 22;12(5):e0177762. Epub 2017 May 22.

Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

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September 2017

A comparison of base deficit and vital signs in the early assessment of patients with penetrating trauma in a high burden setting.

Injury 2017 Sep 20;48(9):1972-1977. Epub 2017 Jun 20.

Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Trauma Service, South Africa.

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September 2017

Malaria incidence trends and their association with climatic variables in rural Gwanda, Zimbabwe, 2005-2015.

Malar J 2017 09 30;16(1):393. Epub 2017 Sep 30.

School of Life Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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September 2017

Global, Regional, and National Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases for 10 Causes, 1990 to 2015.

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J Am Coll Cardiol 2017 Jul 17;70(1):1-25. Epub 2017 May 17.

University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

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July 2017

Health Effects of Overweight and Obesity in 195 Countries over 25 Years.

Authors:
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July 2017

The effect of HIV status on clinical outcomes of surgical sepsis in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa.

S Afr Med J 2017 Jul 28;107(8):702-705. Epub 2017 Jul 28.

Department of Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg; Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Surgical Service, Department of Surgery, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.

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July 2017

Child and Adolescent Health From 1990 to 2015: Findings From the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors 2015 Study.

Authors:
Nicholas Kassebaum Hmwe Hmwe Kyu Leo Zoeckler Helen Elizabeth Olsen Katie Thomas Christine Pinho Zulfiqar A Bhutta Lalit Dandona Alize Ferrari Tsegaye Tewelde Ghiwot Simon I Hay Yohannes Kinfu Xiaofeng Liang Alan Lopez Deborah Carvalho Malta Ali H Mokdad Mohsen Naghavi George C Patton Joshua Salomon Benn Sartorius Roman Topor-Madry Stein Emil Vollset Andrea Werdecker Harvey A Whiteford Kalkidan Hasen Abate Kaja Abbas Solomon Abrha Damtew Muktar Beshir Ahmed Nadia Akseer Rajaa Al-Raddadi Mulubirhan Assefa Alemayohu Khalid Altirkawi Amanuel Alemu Abajobir Azmeraw T Amare Carl A T Antonio Johan Arnlov Al Artaman Hamid Asayesh Euripide Frinel G Arthur Avokpaho Ashish Awasthi Beatriz Paulina Ayala Quintanilla Umar Bacha Balem Demtsu Betsu Aleksandra Barac Till Winfried Bärnighausen Estifanos Baye Neeraj Bedi Isabela M Bensenor Adugnaw Berhane Eduardo Bernabe Oscar Alberto Bernal Addisu Shunu Beyene Sibhatu Biadgilign Boris Bikbov Cheryl Anne Boyce Alexandra Brazinova Gessessew Bugssa Hailu Austin Carter Carlos A Castañeda-Orjuela Ferrán Catalá-López Fiona J Charlson Abdulaal A Chitheer Jee-Young Jasmine Choi Liliana G Ciobanu John Crump Rakhi Dandona Robert P Dellavalle Amare Deribew Gabrielle deVeber Daniel Dicker Eric L Ding Manisha Dubey Amanuel Yesuf Endries Holly E Erskine Emerito Jose Aquino Faraon Andre Faro Farshad Farzadfar Joao C Fernandes Daniel Obadare Fijabi Christina Fitzmaurice Thomas D Fleming Luisa Sorio Flor Kyle J Foreman Richard C Franklin Maya S Fraser Joseph J Frostad Nancy Fullman Gebremedhin Berhe Gebregergs Alemseged Aregay Gebru Johanna M Geleijnse Katherine B Gibney Mahari Gidey Yihdego Ibrahim Abdelmageem Mohamed Ginawi Melkamu Dedefo Gishu Tessema Assefa Gizachew Elizabeth Glaser Audra L Gold Ellen Goldberg Philimon Gona Atsushi Goto Harish Chander Gugnani Guohong Jiang Rajeev Gupta Fisaha Haile Tesfay Graeme J Hankey Rasmus Havmoeller Martha Hijar Masako Horino H Dean Hosgood Guoqing Hu Kathryn H Jacobsen Mihajlo B Jakovljevic Sudha P Jayaraman Vivekanand Jha Tariku Jibat Catherine O Johnson Jost Jonas Amir Kasaeian Norito Kawakami Peter N Keiyoro Ibrahim Khalil Young-Ho Khang Jagdish Khubchandani Aliasghar A Ahmad Kiadaliri Christian Kieling Daniel Kim Niranjan Kissoon Luke D Knibbs Ai Koyanagi Kristopher J Krohn Barthelemy Kuate Defo Burcu Kucuk Bicer Rachel Kulikoff G Anil Kumar Dharmesh Kumar Lal Hilton Y Lam Heidi J Larson Anders Larsson Dennis Odai Laryea Janni Leung Stephen S Lim Loon-Tzian Lo Warren D Lo Katharine J Looker Paulo A Lotufo Hassan Magdy Abd El Razek Reza Malekzadeh Desalegn Markos Shifti Mohsen Mazidi Peter A Meaney Kidanu Gebremariam Meles Peter Memiah Walter Mendoza Mubarek Abera Mengistie Gebremichael Welday Mengistu George A Mensah Ted R Miller Charles Mock Alireza Mohammadi Shafiu Mohammed Lorenzo Monasta Ulrich Mueller Chie Nagata Aliya Naheed Grant Nguyen Quyen Le Nguyen Elaine Nsoesie In-Hwan Oh Anselm Okoro Jacob Olusegun Olusanya Bolajoko O Olusanya Alberto Ortiz Deepak Paudel David M Pereira Norberto Perico Max Petzold Michael Robert Phillips Guilherme V Polanczyk Farshad Pourmalek Mostafa Qorbani Anwar Rafay Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar Mahfuzar Rahman Rajesh Kumar Rai Usha Ram Zane Rankin Giuseppe Remuzzi Andre M N Renzaho Hirbo Shore Roba David Rojas-Rueda Luca Ronfani Rajesh Sagar Juan Ramon Sanabria Muktar Sano Kedir Mohammed Itamar S Santos Maheswar Satpathy Monika Sawhney Ben Schöttker David C Schwebel James G Scott Sadaf G Sepanlou Amira Shaheen Masood Ali Shaikh June She Rahman Shiri Ivy Shiue Inga Dora Sigfusdottir Jasvinder Singh Naris Silpakit Alison Smith Chandrashekhar Sreeramareddy Jeffrey D Stanaway Dan J Stein Caitlyn Steiner Muawiyyah Babale Sufiyan Soumya Swaminathan Rafael Tabarés-Seisdedos Karen M Tabb Fentaw Tadese Mohammad Tavakkoli Bineyam Taye Stephanie Teeple Teketo Kassaw Tegegne Girma Temam Shifa Abdullah Sulieman Terkawi Bernadette Thomas Alan J Thomson Ruoyan Tobe-Gai Marcello Tonelli Bach Xuan Tran Christopher Troeger Kingsley N Ukwaja Olalekan Uthman Tommi Vasankari Narayanaswamy Venketasubramanian Vasiliy Victorovich Vlassov Elisabete Weiderpass Robert Weintraub Solomon Weldemariam Gebrehiwot Ronny Westerman Hywel C Williams Charles D A Wolfe Rachel Woodbrook Yuichiro Yano Naohiro Yonemoto Seok-Jun Yoon Mustafa Z Younis Chuanhua Yu Maysaa El Sayed Zaki Elias Asfaw Zegeye Liesl Joanna Zuhlke Christopher J L Murray Theo Vos

JAMA Pediatr 2017 06;171(6):573-592

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June 2017

Prevalence and risk factors associated with sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among women of reproductive age in Swaziland.

Infect Agent Cancer 2017 25;12:29. Epub 2017 May 25.

Discipline of Public Health, School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, 2nd Floor George Campbell Building, Mazisi Kunene Road, 4041 Durban, South Africa.

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May 2017

Global, Regional, and National Cancer Incidence, Mortality, Years of Life Lost, Years Lived With Disability, and Disability-Adjusted Life-years for 32 Cancer Groups, 1990 to 2015: A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study.

Authors:
Christina Fitzmaurice Christine Allen Ryan M Barber Lars Barregard Zulfiqar A Bhutta Hermann Brenner Daniel J Dicker Odgerel Chimed-Orchir Rakhi Dandona Lalit Dandona Tom Fleming Mohammad H Forouzanfar Jamie Hancock Roderick J Hay Rachel Hunter-Merrill Chantal Huynh H Dean Hosgood Catherine O Johnson Jost B Jonas Jagdish Khubchandani G Anil Kumar Michael Kutz Qing Lan Heidi J Larson Xiaofeng Liang Stephen S Lim Alan D Lopez Michael F MacIntyre Laurie Marczak Neal Marquez Ali H Mokdad Christine Pinho Farshad Pourmalek Joshua A Salomon Juan Ramon Sanabria Logan Sandar Benn Sartorius Stephen M Schwartz Katya A Shackelford Kenji Shibuya Jeff Stanaway Caitlyn Steiner Jiandong Sun Ken Takahashi Stein Emil Vollset Theo Vos Joseph A Wagner Haidong Wang Ronny Westerman Hajo Zeeb Leo Zoeckler Foad Abd-Allah Muktar Beshir Ahmed Samer Alabed Noore K Alam Saleh Fahed Aldhahri Girma Alem Mulubirhan Assefa Alemayohu Raghib Ali Rajaa Al-Raddadi Azmeraw Amare Yaw Amoako Al Artaman Hamid Asayesh Niguse Atnafu Ashish Awasthi Huda Ba Saleem Aleksandra Barac Neeraj Bedi Isabela Bensenor Adugnaw Berhane Eduardo Bernabé Balem Betsu Agnes Binagwaho Dube Boneya Ismael Campos-Nonato Carlos Castañeda-Orjuela Ferrán Catalá-López Peggy Chiang Chioma Chibueze Abdulaal Chitheer Jee-Young Choi Benjamin Cowie Solomon Damtew José das Neves Suhojit Dey Samath Dharmaratne Preet Dhillon Eric Ding Tim Driscoll Donatus Ekwueme Aman Yesuf Endries Maryam Farvid Farshad Farzadfar Joao Fernandes Florian Fischer Tsegaye Tewelde G/Hiwot Alemseged Gebru Sameer Gopalani Alemayehu Hailu Masako Horino Nobuyuki Horita Abdullatif Husseini Inge Huybrechts Manami Inoue Farhad Islami Mihajlo Jakovljevic Spencer James Mehdi Javanbakht Sun Ha Jee Amir Kasaeian Muktar Sano Kedir Yousef S Khader Young-Ho Khang Daniel Kim James Leigh Shai Linn Raimundas Lunevicius Hassan Magdy Abd El Razek Reza Malekzadeh Deborah Carvalho Malta Wagner Marcenes Desalegn Markos Yohannes A Melaku Kidanu G Meles Walter Mendoza Desalegn Tadese Mengiste Tuomo J Meretoja Ted R Miller Karzan Abdulmuhsin Mohammad Alireza Mohammadi Shafiu Mohammed Maziar Moradi-Lakeh Gabriele Nagel Devina Nand Quyen Le Nguyen Sandra Nolte Felix A Ogbo Kelechi E Oladimeji Eyal Oren Mahesh Pa Eun-Kee Park David M Pereira Dietrich Plass Mostafa Qorbani Amir Radfar Anwar Rafay Mahfuzar Rahman Saleem M Rana Kjetil Søreide Maheswar Satpathy Monika Sawhney Sadaf G Sepanlou Masood Ali Shaikh Jun She Ivy Shiue Hirbo Roba Shore Mark G Shrime Samuel So Samir Soneji Vasiliki Stathopoulou Konstantinos Stroumpoulis Muawiyyah Babale Sufiyan Bryan L Sykes Rafael Tabarés-Seisdedos Fentaw Tadese Bemnet Amare Tedla Gizachew Assefa Tessema J S Thakur Bach Xuan Tran Kingsley Nnanna Ukwaja Benjamin S Chudi Uzochukwu Vasiliy Victorovich Vlassov Elisabete Weiderpass Mamo Wubshet Terefe Henock Gebremedhin Yebyo Hassen Hamid Yimam Naohiro Yonemoto Mustafa Z Younis Chuanhua Yu Zoubida Zaidi Maysaa El Sayed Zaki Zerihun Menlkalew Zenebe Christopher J L Murray Mohsen Naghavi

JAMA Oncol 2017 Apr;3(4):524-548

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle.

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April 2017

Civilian cerebral gunshot wounds: a South African experience.

ANZ J Surg 2017 Mar 21;87(3):186-189. Epub 2016 Nov 21.

Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Trauma Service, Department of Surgery, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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March 2017

Associations between HIV, highly active anti-retroviral therapy, and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy among maternal deaths in South Africa 2011-2013.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2017 Feb 22;136(2):195-199. Epub 2016 Nov 22.

Discipline of Public Health, School of Nursing and Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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February 2017

Implementation of Point-of-Care Diagnostics in Rural Primary Healthcare Clinics in South Africa: Perspectives of Key Stakeholders.

Diagnostics (Basel) 2017 Jan 8;7(1). Epub 2017 Jan 8.

Department of Maths, Science and Technology, Embury Institute, Durban, 4001, South Africa.

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January 2017

Mortality rates increase dramatically below a systolic blood pressure of 105-mm Hg in septic surgical patients.

Am J Surg 2016 Nov 7;212(5):941-945. Epub 2016 May 7.

School of Nursing & Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, South Africa.

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November 2016

Experiential Bloom's Taxonomy learning framework for point-of-care diagnostics training of primary healthcare workers.

Afr J Lab Med 2016 30;5(1):449. Epub 2016 Sep 30.

Departments of Global Health, Medicine, and Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States.

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September 2016

Point-of-Care Diagnostics for Improving Maternal Health in South Africa.

Diagnostics (Basel) 2016 Aug 31;6(3). Epub 2016 Aug 31.

International Clinical Research Center, Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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August 2016

Clinical Malaria Transmission Trends and Its Association with Climatic Variables in Tubu Village, Botswana: A Retrospective Analysis.

PLoS One 2016 16;11(3):e0139843. Epub 2016 Mar 16.

Discipline of Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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July 2016

Anxiety, depression and psychological well-being in a cohort of South African adults with Type 2 diabetes mellitus.

S Afr J Psychiatr 2016 8;22(1):935. Epub 2016 Jul 8.

Department of Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

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July 2016

Clinical correlates of first episode early onset psychosis in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

J Child Adolesc Ment Health 2015 ;27(2):103-11

a Department of Psychiatry, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine , University of KwaZulu-Natal.

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June 2016

How much incident lung cancer was missed globally in 2012? An ecological country-level study.

Geospat Health 2016 05 31;11(2):396. Epub 2016 May 31.

School of Nursing and Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban.

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May 2016

Determinants of Obesity and Associated Population Attributability, South Africa: Empirical Evidence from a National Panel Survey, 2008-2012.

PLoS One 2015 10;10(6):e0130218. Epub 2015 Jun 10.

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; PRICELESS SA, MRC/Wits Rural Public, Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, United States of America.

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April 2016

Correlation between ATLS training and junior doctors' anatomical knowledge of intercostal chest drain insertion.

J Surg Educ 2015 Jul-Aug;72(4):600-5. Epub 2015 Mar 23.

Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Trauma Service, Department of Surgery, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.

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March 2016

Spatially aggregated clusters and scattered smaller loci of elevated malaria vector density and human infection prevalence in urban Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Malar J 2016 Mar 1;15:135. Epub 2016 Mar 1.

Environmental Health and Ecological Sciences Thematic Group, Ifakara Health Institute, Coordination Office, Kiko Avenue, Mikocheni, P.O. Box 78373, Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania.

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March 2016

Improved pregnancy outcomes with increasing antiretroviral coverage in South Africa.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2016 Feb 11;16:35. Epub 2016 Feb 11.

Discipline of Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Ground Floor, George Campbell Building, Durban, South Africa.

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February 2016

A hospital based surveillance system to assess the burden of trauma in KwaZulu-Natal Province South Africa.

Injury 2016 Jan 21;47(1):135-40. Epub 2015 Aug 21.

Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Trauma Service, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa; Department of Surgery, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa. Electronic address:

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January 2016

A modified staging system for chronic osteomyelitis.

J Orthop 2015 Dec 12;12(4):184-92. Epub 2015 Jun 12.

Department of Orthopaedics, University of Pretoria, I Military Hospital, Pretoria, 0187, South Africa.

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December 2015

Hypertension in rural communities in Delta State, Nigeria: Prevalence, risk factors and barriers to health care.

Afr J Prim Health Care Fam Med 2015 Dec 17;7(1):875. Epub 2015 Dec 17.

Department of Nursing Science, Delta State University.

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December 2015

Selective non-operative management of stab wounds to the posterior abdomen is safe: the Pietermaritzburg experience.

Injury 2015 Sep 15;46(9):1753-8. Epub 2015 Jan 15.

Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Trauma Service, Department of Surgery, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. Electronic address:

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September 2015

Pre-treatment serum lactate dehydrogenase and alkaline phosphatase as predictors of metastases in extremity osteosarcoma.

J Bone Oncol 2015 Sep 30;4(3):80-4. Epub 2015 Oct 30.

Tumor, Sepsis and Reconstruction Unit, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Greys Hospital, School of Clinical Medicine, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

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September 2015

The clinicopathologic spectrum of anal cancer in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa: Analysis of a provincial database.

Cancer Epidemiol 2015 Aug 3;39(4):528-33. Epub 2015 Jun 3.

Department of Oncology, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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August 2015

The potential impact of a 20% tax on sugar-sweetened beverages on obesity in South African adults: a mathematical model.

PLoS One 2014 19;9(8):e105287. Epub 2014 Aug 19.

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; PRICELESS-SA, MRC/Wits Rural Public, Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

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May 2015

Prophylactic antibiotics for tube thoracostomy may not be appropriate in the developing world setting.

Injury 2015 May 22;46(5):814-6. Epub 2015 Jan 22.

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May 2015

Penetrating cardiac injuries and the evolving management algorithm in the current era.

J Surg Res 2015 Feb 28;193(2):926-32. Epub 2014 Sep 28.

Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Trauma Service, Department of Surgery, University of KwaZulu Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.

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February 2015

The selective conservative management of penetrating thoracic trauma is still appropriate in the current era.

Injury 2015 Jan 19;46(1):49-53. Epub 2014 Jul 19.

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January 2015

A new multidimensional population health indicator for policy makers: absolute level, inequality and spatial clustering - an empirical application using global sub-national infant mortality data.

Geospat Health 2014 Nov;9(1):7-26

Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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November 2014

The dynamics of household dissolution and change in socio-economic position: A survival model in a rural South Africa.

Dev South Afr 2014 Nov;31(6):775-795

Senior Researcher, MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand , Johannesburg , South Africa ; Centre for Global Health Research, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University , Umeå , Sweden ; INDEPTH Network , Accra , Ghana.

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November 2014

Discontinuation of cART postpartum in a high prevalence district of South Africa in 2014.

Implement Sci 2014 Oct 3;9:139. Epub 2014 Oct 3.

Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, 1 Jan Smuts Avenue, Braamfontein, Johannesburg, 2000, South Africa.

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October 2014

Material deprivation affects high sexual risk behavior among young people in urban slums, South Africa.

J Urban Health 2014 Jun;91(3):581-91

School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa,

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June 2014

Spatial clustering of all-cause and HIV-related mortality in a rural South African population (2000-2006).

PLoS One 2013 23;8(7):e69279. Epub 2013 Jul 23.

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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March 2014

Identifying and targeting mortality disparities: a framework for sub-saharan Africa using adult mortality data from South Africa.

PLoS One 2013 14;8(8):e71437. Epub 2013 Aug 14.

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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March 2014

Migration status, work conditions and health utilization of female sex workers in three South African cities.

J Immigr Minor Health 2014 Feb;16(1):7-17

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, International Centre for Reproductive Health, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium,

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February 2014

Dying in their prime: determinants and space-time risk of adult mortality in rural South Africa.

Geospat Health 2013 May;7(2):237-49

Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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May 2013

Identifying high-risk areas for sporadic measles outbreaks: lessons from South Africa.

Bull World Health Organ 2013 Mar 11;91(3):174-83. Epub 2013 Jan 11.

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, 27 St Andrews Road, Parktown, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa.

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March 2013

A spatial model to quantify the mortality impact of service delivery in Sub-Saharan Africa: an ecological design utilizing data from South Africa.

Int J Health Geogr 2013 Feb 20;12. Epub 2013 Feb 20.

School of Accountancy, Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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February 2013

Modelling determinants, impact, and space-time risk of age-specific mortality in rural South Africa: integrating methods to enhance policy relevance.

Authors:
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Glob Health Action 2013 Jan 24;6:19239. Epub 2013 Jan 24.

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v6i0.19239DOI Listing
January 2013

Rural Poverty Dynamics and Refugee Communities in South Africa: A Spatial-Temporal Model.

Popul Space Place 2013 Jan 2;19(1):103-123. Epub 2011 Nov 2.

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg, South Africa ; MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg, South Africa ; Centre for Global Health Research, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University Sweden ; INDEPTH Network, Accra Ghana.

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January 2013

The effect of distance to formal health facility on childhood mortality in rural Tanzania, 2005-2007.

Glob Health Action 2012 11 9;5:1-9. Epub 2012 Nov 9.

Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v5i0.19099DOI Listing
November 2012

Infant mortality in South Africa--distribution, associations and policy implications, 2007: an ecological spatial analysis.

Int J Health Geogr 2011 Nov 18;10:61. Epub 2011 Nov 18.

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3250938PMC
November 2011

Survived infancy but still vulnerable: spatial-temporal trends and risk factors for child mortality in the Agincourt rural sub-district, South Africa, 1992-2007.

Geospat Health 2011 May;5(2):285-95

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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May 2011