Publications by authors named "Kenneth Hill"

81Publications

The effects of changes in distance to nearest health facility on under-5 mortality and health care utilization in rural Malawi, 1980-1998.

BMC Health Serv Res 2020 Sep 24;20(1):899. Epub 2020 Sep 24.

Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA, 02115, USA.

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September 2020

Measuring and correcting bias in indirect estimates of under-5 mortality in populations affected by HIV/AIDS: a simulation study.

BMC Public Health 2019 Nov 12;19(1):1516. Epub 2019 Nov 12.

Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA, 02115, USA.

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November 2019

Interventions for children with reactive attachment disorder.

Nursing 2019 Jun;49(6):50-55

At Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare in Memphis, Tenn., Heather Vega is a nurse in the surgical ICU and Kenneth Hill is a nurse in the medical-surgical ICU. Kimberly Cole is a nurse in the postanesthesia care unit at West Tennessee Healthcare in Jackson, Tenn. All of the authors are also BSN students at the University of Tennessee at Martin.

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June 2019

Using census data to measure maternal mortality: A review of recent experience.

Demogr Res 2018 Jul-Dec;39:337-364. Epub 2018 Aug 29.

National Planning Commission, Kathmandu, Nepal.

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August 2018

Assessing development assistance for child survival between 2000 and 2014: A multi-sectoral perspective.

PLoS One 2017 11;12(7):e0178887. Epub 2017 Jul 11.

Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America.

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September 2017

Testing survey-based methods for rapid monitoring of child mortality, with implications for summary birth history data.

PLoS One 2017 25;12(4):e0176366. Epub 2017 Apr 25.

Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

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September 2017

Voltage-gated calcium channel autoimmune cerebellar degeneration: Case and study of cytotoxicity.

Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm 2016 Jun 31;3(3):e222. Epub 2016 Mar 31.

Departments of Neurology (M.M., S.L.C., N.C., M.B., J.E.G.) and Neurobiology and Anatomy (N.C.), University of Utah, Salt Lake City; and Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (S.L.C., S.A.C., K.E.H., B.W., N.C., J.E.G.), Salt Lake City, UT.

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June 2016

Deep Neck Fibromatosis After Diskectomy and Cervical Fusion: Case Series and Review of the Literature.

AJR Am J Roentgenol 2016 May 25;206(5):1068-72. Epub 2016 Feb 25.

1 Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences, Head and Neck Radiology Section, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30322.

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May 2016

"Real-Time" Monitoring of Under-Five Mortality: Lessons for Strengthened Vital Statistics Systems.

PLoS Med 2016 Jan 25;13(1):e1001904. Epub 2016 Jan 25.

Institute for International Programs, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

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January 2016

Monitoring Change in Child Mortality through Household Surveys.

PLoS One 2015 25;10(11):e0137713. Epub 2015 Nov 25.

UNICEF, New York, NY, United States of America.

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June 2016

Community-Based Health Financing and Child Stunting in Rural Rwanda.

Am J Public Health 2016 Jan 12;106(1):49-55. Epub 2015 Nov 12.

Chunling Lu and Paul Farmer are with the Division of Global Health Equity, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Iván Mejía-Guevara is with the Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA. Kenneth Hill is with the Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston. S. V. Subramanian is with the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health. Agnes Binagwaho is with the Ministry of Health, Government of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda.

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January 2016

Service availability and association between Mutuelles and medical care usage for under-five children in rural Rwanda: a statistical analysis with repeated cross-sectional data.

BMJ Open 2015 Sep 8;5(9):e008814. Epub 2015 Sep 8.

Division of Global Health Equity, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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September 2015

Mortality risks in children aged 5-14 years in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic empirical analysis.

Lancet Glob Health 2015 Oct 5;3(10):e609-16. Epub 2015 Aug 5.

University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA.

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October 2015

Institutional deliveries weakly associated with improved neonatal survival in developing countries: evidence from 192 Demographic and Health Surveys.

Int J Epidemiol 2015 Dec 30;44(6):1879-88. Epub 2015 Jun 30.

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA.

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December 2015

Anti-Yo antibody uptake and interaction with its intracellular target antigen causes Purkinje cell death in rat cerebellar slice cultures: a possible mechanism for paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration in humans with gynecological or breast cancers.

PLoS One 2015 17;10(4):e0123446. Epub 2015 Apr 17.

Department of Neurology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America; Geriatric Research, Education, and Care Center (GRECC), George E. Wahlen Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America; Research Service, George E. Wahlen Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America; Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America.

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January 2016

Comparability of sociodemographic and pregnancy characteristics of pregnancy-related deaths identified via the sisterhood method versus the household/verbal autopsy method.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2015 Jun 21;129(3):251-5. Epub 2015 Feb 21.

Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA.

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June 2015

Maternal mortality in Bangladesh: a Countdown to 2015 country case study.

Lancet 2014 Oct 29;384(9951):1366-74. Epub 2014 Jun 29.

International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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October 2014

Slum residence and child health in developing countries.

Demography 2014 Aug;51(4):1175-97

Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Building 1, Room 110, Boston, MA, 02115, USA,

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August 2014

Monitoring child mortality through community health worker reporting of births and deaths in Malawi: validation against a household mortality survey.

PLoS One 2014 18;9(2):e88939. Epub 2014 Feb 18.

Institute for International Programs, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

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December 2014

Monitoring child survival in 'real time' using routine health facility records: results from Malawi.

Trop Med Int Health 2013 Oct 1;18(10):1231-9. Epub 2013 Aug 1.

Institute for International Programs, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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October 2013

Improving the measurement of maternal mortality: the sisterhood method revisited.

PLoS One 2013 2;8(4):e59834. Epub 2013 Apr 2.

Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America.

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October 2013

The 'Own Children' fertility estimation procedure: a reappraisal.

Popul Stud (Camb) 2013 Jul 7;67(2):171-83. Epub 2013 Mar 7.

Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA.

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July 2013

Child mortality estimation: accelerated progress in reducing global child mortality, 1990-2010.

PLoS Med 2012 28;9(8):e1001303. Epub 2012 Aug 28.

Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America.

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December 2012

Child mortality estimation: methods used to adjust for bias due to AIDS in estimating trends in under-five mortality.

PLoS Med 2012 28;9(8):e1001298. Epub 2012 Aug 28.

Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

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December 2012

Towards universal health coverage: an evaluation of Rwanda Mutuelles in its first eight years.

PLoS One 2012 18;7(6):e39282. Epub 2012 Jun 18.

Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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December 2012

U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps pharmacist promoting and advancing pharmaceutical services abroad.

Mil Med 2011 Sep;176(9):974-5

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2201 Sixth Avenue, Suite 865, Seattle, WA 98121, USA.

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September 2011

The effect of water and sanitation on child health: evidence from the demographic and health surveys 1986-2007.

Int J Epidemiol 2011 Oct 30;40(5):1196-204. Epub 2011 Jun 30.

Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA.

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October 2011

Using diffusion tensor imaging and immunofluorescent assay to evaluate the pathology of multiple sclerosis.

J Magn Reson Imaging 2011 Mar;33(3):557-64

University of Utah Department of Radiology, Salt Lake City, Utah 84123-2140, USA.

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March 2011

Maternal mortality estimation at the subnational level: a model-based method with an application to Bangladesh.

Bull World Health Organ 2011 Jan 29;89(1):12-21. Epub 2010 Jun 29.

Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA.

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January 2011

Variability among pediatric neurosurgeons in the threshold for ventricular shunting in asymptomatic children with hydrocephalus.

J Neurosurg Pediatr 2011 Feb;7(2):134-42

Department of Neurosurgery, Penn State University College of Medicine, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA.

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February 2011

Levels and trends in child mortality, 1990-2009.

Lancet 2010 Sep;376(9745):931-3

UNICEF Headquarters, New York, NY 10017, USA.

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September 2010

Purkinje cell death after uptake of anti-Yo antibodies in cerebellar slice cultures.

J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 2010 Oct;69(10):997-1007

Neurology Service, George E. Wahlen Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA.

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October 2010

Sub-national assessment of inequality trends in neonatal and child mortality in Brazil.

Int J Equity Health 2010 Sep 3;9:21. Epub 2010 Sep 3.

Initiative for Global Health, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA.

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September 2010

Association of maternal stature with offspring mortality, underweight, and stunting in low- to middle-income countries.

JAMA 2010 Apr;303(15):1507-16

Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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April 2010

Cyclooxygenase-2 expression in oligodendrocytes increases sensitivity to excitotoxic death.

J Neuroinflammation 2010 Apr 13;7:25. Epub 2010 Apr 13.

Geriatric Research, Education Clinical Center (GRECC) VASLCHCS, Salt Lake City, UT, USA.

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April 2010

Antineuronal autoantibodies in paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration associated with adenocarcinoma of the prostate.

J Neurol Sci 2010 Apr 20;291(1-2):74-8. Epub 2010 Jan 20.

Neurology Service, George E. Wahlen Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA.

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April 2010

Cerebellar Purkinje cells incorporate immunoglobulins and immunotoxins in vitro: implications for human neurological disease and immunotherapeutics.

J Neuroinflammation 2009 Oct 29;6:31. Epub 2009 Oct 29.

Department of Neurology, University of Utah School of Medicine, 50 North Medical Drive Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA.

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October 2009

Microglial inhibition of neuroprotection by antagonists of the EP1 prostaglandin E2 receptor.

J Neuroinflammation 2009 Feb 17;6. Epub 2009 Feb 17.

Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC), VASLCHCS, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA.

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February 2009

Brain magnetic resonance imaging changes after sorafenib and sunitinib chemotherapy in patients with advanced renal cell and breast carcinoma.

J Neurosurg 2009 Sep;111(3):497-503

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Department of Neurosurgery, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA.

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September 2009

Differential mortality patterns between Nicaraguan immigrants and native-born residents of Costa Rica.

J Immigr Minor Health 2010 Feb 9;12(1):33-42. Epub 2008 Feb 9.

Harvard Medical School, 1493 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA.

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February 2010

Interim measures for meeting needs for health sector data: births, deaths, and causes of death.

Lancet 2007 Nov;370(9600):1726-35

Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Cambridg, MA, USA.

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November 2007

Estimates of maternal mortality worldwide between 1990 and 2005: an assessment of available data.

Lancet 2007 Oct;370(9595):1311-9

Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA.

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October 2007

Can we achieve Millennium Development Goal 4? New analysis of country trends and forecasts of under-5 mortality to 2015.

Lancet 2007 Sep;370(9592):1040-54

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98102, USA.

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September 2007

Excess Indigenous mortality: are Indigenous Australians more severely disadvantaged than other Indigenous populations?

Int J Epidemiol 2007 Jun 3;36(3):580-9. Epub 2007 Apr 3.

Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard University, 9 Bow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA.

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June 2007

Epidemiologic transition interrupted: a reassessment of mortality trends in Thailand, 1980-2000.

Int J Epidemiol 2007 Apr 20;36(2):374-84. Epub 2006 Dec 20.

Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, MA, USA.

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April 2007

Measuring maternal mortality.

Authors:
Kenneth Hill

Lancet 2006 Dec;368(9553):2121

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December 2006

Immunohistochemical evidence of inducible nitric oxide synthase and nitrotyrosine in a case of clinically isolated optic neuritis.

J Neuroophthalmol 2006 Jun;26(2):87-94

Neurovirology Research Laboratory, Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA.

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June 2006

Stillbirth rates: delivering estimates in 190 countries.

Lancet 2006 May;367(9521):1487-94

The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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May 2006

How should we measure maternal mortality in the developing world? A comparison of household deaths and sibling history approaches.

Bull World Health Organ 2006 Mar 22;84(3):173-80. Epub 2006 Mar 22.

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, 21205-2179, USA.

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March 2006

Making deaths count.

Authors:
Kenneth Hill

Bull World Health Organ 2006 Mar 22;84(3):162. Epub 2006 Mar 22.

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March 2006

The pathologic role for COX-2 in apoptotic oligodendrocytes in virus induced demyelinating disease: implications for multiple sclerosis.

J Neuroimmunol 2006 May 3;174(1-2):21-31. Epub 2006 Mar 3.

Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC), Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA.

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May 2006

Transforming growth factor-beta1 induces Nox4 NAD(P)H oxidase and reactive oxygen species-dependent proliferation in human pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells.

Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2006 Apr 14;290(4):L661-L673. Epub 2005 Oct 14.

Div. of Respiratory, Critical Care and Occupational Pulmonary Medicine, Wintrobe 701, Univ. of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA.

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April 2006

Socioeconomic differentials in supplementation of vitamin A: evidence from the Philippines.

J Health Popul Nutr 2005 Jun;23(2):156-64

Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, E4132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA.

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June 2005

Maternal, neonatal and community factors influencing neonatal mortality in Brazil.

J Biosoc Sci 2005 Mar;37(2):193-208

Departamento de Demografia, CEDEPLAR/UFMG, Brazil.

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March 2005

Determinants of personal demand for an AIDS vaccine in Uganda: contingent valuation survey.

Bull World Health Organ 2004 Sep;82(9):652-60

Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA.

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September 2004

Probabilistic record linkage and an automated procedure to minimize the undecided-matched pair problem.

Cad Saude Publica 2004 Jul-Aug;20(4):915-25. Epub 2004 Jul 29.

Departamento de Demografia, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional, Faculdade de Ciências Econômicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

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May 2005

Mortality in China 1964-2000.

Popul Stud (Camb) 2004 ;58(1):55-75

Javelin Investments, Beijing, China.

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April 2005

Inducible nitric oxide synthase in chronic active multiple sclerosis plaques: distribution, cellular expression and association with myelin damage.

J Neuroimmunol 2004 Jun;151(1-2):171-9

Neurovirology Research Laboratory Veterans Affairs SLCHCS, and Department of Neurology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA.

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June 2004

Inflammatory cell expression of cyclooxygenase-2 in the multiple sclerosis lesion.

J Neuroimmunol 2004 Apr;149(1-2):40-9

Neurovirology Research Laboratory VASLCHCS, 500 Foothill Dr. Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA.

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April 2004

Frameworks for studying the determinants of child survival.

Authors:
Kenneth Hill

Bull World Health Organ 2003 25;81(2):138-9. Epub 2003 Mar 25.

Hopkins Population Center, Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA.

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June 2003

Anti-Hu antibodies in Merkel cell carcinoma.

Ann Neurol 2002 Jul;52(1):111-5

Neurology Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Neurology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA.

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July 2002