Prof Peter Byass - Umeå University - Professor of Global Health

Prof Peter Byass

Umeå University

Professor of Global Health

Umeå | Sweden

Main Specialties: Public Health

Additional Specialties: Global Health

ORCID logohttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-5474-4361


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Prof Peter Byass - Umeå University - Professor of Global Health

Prof Peter Byass

Introduction

Peter Byass is a British scientist, currently Professor of Global Health at Umeå University in northern Sweden, at the Department of Epidemiology and Global Health. His work mainly concerns measuring and evaluating population health in Africa and Asia, specialising in death registration and mortality surveillance. He is Chief Editor of Global Health Action.

Peter is on Twitter @peterbyass

Primary Affiliation: Umeå University - Umeå , Sweden

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Education

Sep 1990
University of Nottingham
PhD

Experience

Jul 2018
Global Health Action
Chief Editor

Publications

289Publications

3033Reads

4Profile Views

Rethinking collaboration: developing a learning platform to address under-five mortality in Mpumalanga province, South Africa.

Health Policy Plan 2019 Jun 26. Epub 2019 Jun 26.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czz047DOI Listing
June 2019
1 Read
3.470 Impact Factor

Social determinants of under-5 child health: A qualitative study in Wolkayit Woreda, Tigray Region, Ethiopia.

PLoS One 2019 13;14(6):e0218101. Epub 2019 Jun 13.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6564425PMC
June 2019
3.234 Impact Factor

Novel tools for the surveillance and control of dengue: findings by the DengueTools research consortium.

Glob Health Action 2018 ;11(1):1549930

a Unit of Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine , Umeå University , Umeå , Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2018.1549930DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6282436PMC
May 2019
8 Reads
1.646 Impact Factor

The effects of maternal and child HIV infection on health equity in Tigray Region, Ethiopia, and the implications for the health system: a case-control study.

AIDS Care 2019 Apr 8:1-11. Epub 2019 Apr 8.

c Department of Epidemiology and Global Health , Umeå University , Umeå , Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09540121.2019.1601670DOI Listing
April 2019
5 Reads

Pregnancy, programming, and predisposition.

Lancet Glob Health 2019 Apr 21;7(4):e404-e405. Epub 2019 Feb 21.

Department of Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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April 2019
3 Reads

Nurturing Global Health Action through its first decade.

Glob Health Action 2019 ;12(1):1569847

a Department of Epidemiology and Global Health , Umeå University , Umeå , Sweden.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6366433PMC
January 2019
1 Read
1.646 Impact Factor

Bridging the data gaps: do we have the right balance between country data and global estimates?

Glob Health Action 2017 Jan-Dec;10(sup1):1299978

d Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine , Umeå University , Umeå , Sweden.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5645668PMC
September 2018
9 Reads
1.646 Impact Factor

The potential of community engagement to improve mother and child health in Ethiopia - what works and how should it be measured?

Authors:
Peter Byass

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2018 Sep 24;18(Suppl 1):366. Epub 2018 Sep 24.

Epidemiology and Global Health, Dept. of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, 90,185, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12884-018-1974-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6157257PMC
September 2018
1 Read
2.190 Impact Factor

Are health and demographic surveillance system estimates sufficiently generalisable?

Glob Health Action 2017 ;10(1):1356621

b 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/PMC5645714PMC
September 2018
2 Reads
1.646 Impact Factor

Collaboration for impact in global health.

Lancet Glob Health 2018 08;6(8):e836-e837

W1, Oriental Plaza, No.1 East Chang An Ave, Beijing, China.

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August 2018
2 Reads

Mortality in older children and adolescents: the forgotten ones.

Lancet Child Adolesc Health 2018 05 20;2(5):306-307. Epub 2018 Mar 20.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, University of Umeå, Umeå, Sweden; Medical Research Council and Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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May 2018
24 Reads

Developmental origins of health and disease in Africa-influencing early life.

Lancet Glob Health 2018 03;6(3):e244-e245

Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study, Wallenberg Research Centre at Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa; Dalla Lana School of Public Health and Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, ON, Canada.

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March 2018
1 Read

Universal health coverage is needed to deliver NCD control.

Authors:
Peter Byass

Lancet 2018 02;391(10122):738

Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå 90187, Sweden; Medical Research Council-Wits Agincourt Unit, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. Electronic address:

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February 2018
7 Reads
45.217 Impact Factor

What's coming for health science and policy in 2018? Global experts look ahead in their field.

PLoS Med 2018 01 30;15(1):e1002498. Epub 2018 Jan 30.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002498DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5790228PMC
January 2018
7 Reads

Patterns of adult body mass in sub-Saharan Africa.

Glob Health Action 2018 ;11(sup2):1556497

b STIAS Wallenberg Research Centre , Stellenbosch University , Stellenbosch , South Africa.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6407596PMC
January 2018
1.646 Impact Factor

Bringing all together for research capacity building in LMICs - Authors' reply.

Lancet Glob Health 2017 09;5(9):e870

USAID/Predict Program, Freetown, Sierra Leone; 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; Centre for Global Health, King's College London, London WC2R 2LS, UK. Electronic address:

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September 2017
9 Reads

Introducing visual participatory methods to develop local knowledge on HIV in rural South Africa.

BMJ Glob Health 2017 28;2(3):e000231. Epub 2017 Sep 28.

Centre for Global Development and Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2016-000231DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5640027PMC
September 2017
21 Reads

New INDEPTH strategy for the SDGs using robust population data.

Lancet Glob Health 2017 07;5(7):e647-e648

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Division of Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå 90187, Sweden; Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK.

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July 2017
3 Reads

Diverse Empirical Evidence on Epidemiological Transition in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Population-Based Findings from INDEPTH Network Data.

PLoS One 2016 17;11(5):e0155753. Epub 2016 May 17.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Unit of Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, 90187 Umeå, Sweden.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4871496PMC
July 2017
1 Read
3.234 Impact Factor

Research capacity building-obligations for global health partners.

Lancet Glob Health 2017 06;5(6):e567-e568

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, King's College London, London, UK. Electronic address:

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June 2017
18 Reads

Initiating a participatory action research process in the Agincourt health and socio-demographic surveillance site.

J Glob Health 2017 Jun;7(1):010413

Centre for Global Development and Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5475314PMC
June 2017
69 Reads

Strengthening capacity to research the social determinants of health in low- and middle-income countries: lessons from the INTREC programme.

BMC Public Health 2017 05 25;17(1):514. Epub 2017 May 25.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5445299PMC
May 2017
35 Reads
2.264 Impact Factor

Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is the best candidate for WHO DG.

Authors:
Peter Byass

Lancet 2017 05 17;389(10084):e6-e7. Epub 2017 May 17.

Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå 90187, Sweden. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31354-5DOI Listing
May 2017
45.217 Impact Factor

In Retrospect: Global health estimated over two decades.

Authors:
Peter Byass

Nature 2017 05;545(7655):421-422

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Epidemiology and Global Health, the Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, 90187 Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/545421aDOI Listing
May 2017
43 Reads
42.351 Impact Factor

The case for verbal autopsy in health systems strengthening.

Lancet Glob Health 2017 01 18;5(1):e20-e21. Epub 2016 Nov 18.

The Lancet Global Health, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(16)30332-1DOI Listing
January 2017
3 Reads

Mitigating Diseases Transmitted by Aedes Mosquitoes: A Cluster-Randomised Trial of Permethrin-Impregnated School Uniforms.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 01 19;11(1):e0005197. Epub 2017 Jan 19.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005197DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5245776PMC
January 2017
10 Reads

Child mortality is (estimated to be) falling.

Authors:
Peter Byass

Lancet 2016 12 11;388(10063):2965-2967. Epub 2016 Nov 11.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå 90187, Sweden; Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS), Wallenberg Research Centre at Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa. Electronic address:

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December 2016
1 Read
45.217 Impact Factor

Tuberculosis: a private and public health and data mix.

Authors:
Peter Byass

Lancet Infect Dis 2016 11 25;16(11):1206-1207. Epub 2016 Aug 25.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Epidemiology & Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden; 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. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30334-6DOI Listing
November 2016
22.433 Impact Factor

Cause-specific mortality findings from the Global Burden of Disease project and the INDEPTH Network.

Authors:
Peter Byass

Lancet Glob Health 2016 11;4(11):e785-e786

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Epidemiology & Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, 90187 Umeå, Sweden; Medical Research Council/Wits University Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa. Electronic address:

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November 2016
1 Read

Minimally Invasive Autopsy: A New Paradigm for Understanding Global Health?

Authors:
Peter Byass

PLoS Med 2016 Nov 22;13(11):e1002173. Epub 2016 Nov 22.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Epidemiology & Global Health, Dept. of Public Health & Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002173DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5119692PMC
November 2016
1 Read

Diversity and divergence: the dynamic burden of poor maternal health.

Lancet 2016 10 16;388(10056):2164-2175. Epub 2016 Sep 16.

Guttmacher Institute, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31533-1DOI Listing
October 2016
15 Reads
45.217 Impact Factor

Effects of recall time on cause-of-death findings using verbal autopsy: empirical evidence from rural South Africa.

Emerg Themes Epidemiol 2016 18;13:10. Epub 2016 Oct 18.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden ; Medical Research Council/Wits University 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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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12982-016-0051-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5069872PMC
October 2016
28 Reads

Risk Factors for Maternal Mortality in Rural Tigray, Northern Ethiopia: A Case-Control Study.

PLoS One 2015 17;10(12):e0144975. Epub 2015 Dec 17.

College of Health Sciences, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4683071PMC
June 2016
14 Reads
3.234 Impact Factor

Can innovative ambulance transport avert pregnancy-related deaths? One-year operational assessment in Ethiopia.

J Glob Health 2016 Jun;6(1):010410

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Epidemiology and Global Health, Dept of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, 90187 Umeå, Sweden; Medical Research Council/Wits University 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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http://dx.doi.org/10.7189/jogh.06.010410DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4871062PMC
June 2016
21 Reads

Community perspectives on HIV, violence and health surveillance in rural South Africa: a participatory pilot study.

J Glob Health 2016 Jun;6(1):010406

Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK; Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Division of Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden; 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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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4871061PMC
June 2016
25 Reads

The elusive global burden of dengue.

Lancet Infect Dis 2016 06 10;16(6):629-631. Epub 2016 Feb 10.

Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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June 2016
22.433 Impact Factor

The development of a localised HIV epidemic and the associated excess mortality burden in a rural area of South Africa.

Glob Health Epidemiol Genom 2016 23;1:e7. Epub 2016 Mar 23.

Medical Research Council/Wits University 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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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/gheg.2016.3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5738674PMC
March 2016

Local perceptions of causes of death in rural South Africa: a comparison of perceived and verbal autopsy causes of death.

Glob Health Action 2015 17;8:28302. Epub 2015 Jul 17.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4507750PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v8.28302DOI Listing
March 2016
10 Reads
1.646 Impact Factor

Utilising additional sources of information on microcephaly.

Lancet 2016 Mar 25;387(10022):940-941. Epub 2016 Feb 25.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå 90187, Sweden; Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

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March 2016
45.217 Impact Factor

INDEPTH Network: contributing to the data revolution.

Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2016 Feb 8;4(2):97. Epub 2016 Jan 8.

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Njala University, Sierra Leone; INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-8587(15)00495-7DOI Listing
February 2016
21 Reads

Uncounted causes of death.

Authors:
Peter Byass

Lancet 2016 Jan;387(10013):26-7

World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå 90187, Sweden. Electronic address:

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January 2016
1 Read
45.217 Impact Factor

A Successful Failure: Missing the MDG4 Target for Under-Five Mortality in South Africa.

PLoS Med 2015 Dec 22;12(12):e1001926. Epub 2015 Dec 22.

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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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4687868PMC
December 2015
11 Reads

CHESS: an innovative concept for a new generation of population surveillance.

Authors:
Osman Sankoh

Lancet Glob Health 2015 Dec 26;3(12):e742. Epub 2015 Oct 26.

INDEPTH Network, Accra, GHANA. Electronic address:

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December 2015
2 Reads

A transition towards a healthier global population?

Authors:
Peter Byass

Lancet 2015 Nov 26;386(10009):2121-2. Epub 2015 Aug 26.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå 90187, Sweden. Electronic address:

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November 2015
1 Read
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Health & Demographic Surveillance System Profile: The Dikgale Health and Demographic Surveillance System.

Int J Epidemiol 2015 Oct 13;44(5):1565-71. Epub 2015 Aug 13.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden and MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesberg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyv157DOI Listing
October 2015
12 Reads
9.176 Impact Factor

Causes of child death estimates: making use of the InterVA model.

Authors:
Peter Byass

Lancet 2015 Sep;386(9997):953

WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, 90187 Umeå, Sweden. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00060-4DOI Listing
September 2015
4 Reads
45.217 Impact Factor

Who died of what in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: a cause of death analysis using InterVA-4.

Glob Health Action 2014 29;7:25496. Epub 2014 Oct 29.

Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Somkhele, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v7.25496DOI Listing
June 2015
3 Reads
1.646 Impact Factor

Causes of death among persons of all ages within the Kilifi Health and Demographic Surveillance System, Kenya, determined from verbal autopsies interpreted using the InterVA-4 model.

Glob Health Action 2014 29;7:25593. Epub 2014 Oct 29.

KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya; INDEPTH Network of Demographic Surveillance Sites, Accra, Ghana; Department of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v7.25593DOI Listing
June 2015
22 Reads
1.646 Impact Factor

Cause-specific mortality in Africa and Asia: evidence from INDEPTH health and demographic surveillance system sites.

Glob Health Action 2014 29;7:25362. Epub 2014 Oct 29.

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; WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v7.25362DOI Listing
June 2015
78 Reads
1.646 Impact Factor

Assessing the impact of mHealth interventions in low- and middle-income countries--what has been shown to work?

Glob Health Action 2014 27;7:25606. Epub 2014 Oct 27.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden; Medical Research Council/Wits University 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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http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v7.25606DOI Listing
June 2015
22 Reads
1.646 Impact Factor

Adult non-communicable disease mortality in Africa and Asia: evidence from INDEPTH Health and Demographic Surveillance System sites.

Glob Health Action 2014 29;7:25365. Epub 2014 Oct 29.

INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana; 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; WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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Comparing verbal autopsy cause of death findings as determined by physician coding and probabilistic modelling: a public health analysis of 54 000 deaths in Africa and Asia.

J Glob Health 2015 Jun;5(1):010402

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

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HIV/AIDS-related mortality in Africa and Asia: evidence from INDEPTH health and demographic surveillance system sites.

Glob Health Action 2014 29;7:25370. Epub 2014 Oct 29.

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Undertaking cause-specific mortality measurement in an unregistered population: an example from Tigray Region, Ethiopia.

Glob Health Action 2014 11;7:25264. Epub 2014 Sep 11.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden; Medical Research Council/Wits University Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; Institute of Applied Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom;

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Achieving a 25% reduction in premature non-communicable disease mortality: the Swedish population as a cohort study.

BMC Med 2015 Mar 30;13:65. Epub 2015 Mar 30.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Division of Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå, 90187, Sweden.

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The development and experience of epidemiological transition theory over four decades: a systematic review.

Glob Health Action 2014 15;7:23574. Epub 2014 May 15.

Division of Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden; 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.

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Essential evidence for guiding health system priorities and policies: anticipating epidemiological transition in Africa.

Glob Health Action 2014 15;7:23359. Epub 2014 May 15.

Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia.

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Measuring HIV-related mortality in the first decade of anti-retroviral therapy in sub-Saharan Africa.

Glob Health Action 2014 21;7:24787. Epub 2014 May 21.

Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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Interplay between childhood pneumonia and HIV infection.

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Lancet Infect Dis 2014 Dec 12;14(12):1172-3. Epub 2014 Nov 12.

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Changing use of traditional healthcare amongst those dying of HIV related disease and TB in rural South Africa from 2003 - 2011: a retrospective cohort study.

BMC Complement Altern Med 2014 Dec 17;14:504. Epub 2014 Dec 17.

Medical Research Council/Wits University 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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December 2014
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Time for civil registration with verbal autopsy.

Lancet Glob Health 2014 Dec 24;2(12):e693-4. Epub 2014 Nov 24.

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The global burden of liver disease: a challenge for methods and for public health.

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BMC Med 2014 Sep 18;12:159. Epub 2014 Sep 18.

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September 2014
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Dengue research funded by the European Commission-scientific strategies of three European dengue research consortia.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2013 12;7(12):e2320. Epub 2013 Dec 12.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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July 2014
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Evidence for localised HIV related micro-epidemics associated with the decentralised provision of antiretroviral treatment in rural South Africa: a spatio-temporal analysis of changing mortality patterns (2007-2010).

J Glob Health 2014 Jun;4(1):010403

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June 2014
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Verbal autopsy as a tool for identifying children dying of sickle cell disease: a validation study conducted in Kilifi district, Kenya.

BMC Med 2014 Apr 22;12:65. Epub 2014 Apr 22.

Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI)/Wellcome Trust Programme, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research-Coast, P,O Box 230, Kilifi, Kenya.

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April 2014
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A probabilistic method to estimate the burden of maternal morbidity in resource-poor settings: preliminary development and evaluation.

Emerg Themes Epidemiol 2014 Mar 13;11(1). Epub 2014 Mar 13.

UCL Institute for Global Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, United Kingdom.

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March 2014
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Reflections on the global burden of disease 2010 estimates.

PLoS Med 2013 2;10(7):e1001477. Epub 2013 Jul 2.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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February 2014
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Usefulness of the Population Health Metrics Research Consortium gold standard verbal autopsy data for general verbal autopsy methods.

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BMC Med 2014 Feb 4;12:23. Epub 2014 Feb 4.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, 90187 Umeå, Sweden.

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February 2014
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"No one says 'No' to money" - a mixed methods approach for evaluating conditional cash transfer schemes to improve girl children's status in Haryana, India.

Int J Equity Health 2014 Jan 31;13:11. Epub 2014 Jan 31.

Centre for Community Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India.

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January 2014
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Sex-specific trends in under-five mortality in rural Ballabgarh.

Indian Pediatr 2014 Jan 5;51(1):48-51. Epub 2013 Aug 5.

Centre for Community Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India; *Umea Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Sweden and #Department of Community Health, St. Stephens Hospital, Delhi, India. Correspondence to: Dr Anand Krishnan, Additional Professor, Centre for Community Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India.

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January 2014
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Non-specific sex-differential effect of DTP vaccination may partially explain the excess girl child mortality in Ballabgarh, India.

Trop Med Int Health 2013 Nov 17;18(11):1329-37. Epub 2013 Sep 17.

Centre for Community Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India; Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Sweden.

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November 2013
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InterVA-4 as a public health tool for measuring HIV/AIDS mortality: a validation study from five African countries.

Glob Health Action 2013 Oct 18;6:22448. Epub 2013 Oct 18.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden; School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana;

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October 2013
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Global Health Action: surviving infancy and taking first steps.

Glob Health Action 2013 Sep 20;6:22815. Epub 2013 Sep 20.

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September 2013
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INDEPTH launches a data repository and INDEPTHStats.

Lancet Glob Health 2013 Aug 1;1(2):e69. Epub 2013 Jul 1.

INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana; Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland; University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland.

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A proposal to add patient safety to the Stockholm Declaration - Authors'reply.

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Public and global engagement with global health.

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Swedish Society of Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden.

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June 2013
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Socioeconomic development and girl child survival in rural North India: solution or problem?

J Epidemiol Community Health 2013 May 30;67(5):419-26. Epub 2013 Jan 30.

Centre for Community Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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Is global health really global?

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Glob Health Action 2013 03 27;6:1-3. Epub 2013 Mar 27.

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March 2013
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Towards elimination of maternal deaths: maternal deaths surveillance and response.

Reprod Health 2013 Jan 2;10. Epub 2013 Jan 2.

UNFPA Technical Division, New York, USA.

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January 2013
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The UN needs joined-up thinking on vital registration.

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Lancet 2012 Nov;380(9854):1643

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November 2012
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Connecting the global climate change and public health agendas.

PLoS Med 2012 5;9(6):e1001227. Epub 2012 Jun 5.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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Assessing effectiveness of a community based health insurance in rural Burkina Faso.

BMC Health Serv Res 2012 Oct 19;12:363. Epub 2012 Oct 19.

Department of Epidemiology, Centre MURAZ, 2054, Avenue Mamadou KONATE, 01 BP 390, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso.

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October 2012
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Strengthening standardised interpretation of verbal autopsy data: the new InterVA-4 tool.

Glob Health Action 2012 Sep 3;5:1-8. Epub 2012 Sep 3.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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The epidemiology of 'bewitchment' as a lay-reported cause of death in rural South Africa.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2012 Aug 22;66(8):704-9. Epub 2011 Apr 22.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Division of Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, 901-85 Umeå, Sweden.

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Cardiovascular disease risk factor patterns and their implications for intervention strategies in Vietnam.

Int J Hypertens 2012 4;2012:560397. Epub 2012 Mar 4.

Department of Cardiology, Hanoi Medical University, 1 Ton-That-Tung Street, Dong-Da District, 10000 Hanoi, Vietnam.

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August 2012
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Cause of death distribution with InterVA and physician coding in a rural area of Burkina Faso.

Trop Med Int Health 2012 Jul 11;17(7):904-13. Epub 2012 May 11.

Institute of Public Health, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

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Temporal trends and gender differentials in causes of childhood deaths at Ballabgarh, India - need for revisiting child survival strategies.

BMC Public Health 2012 Jul 26;12:555. Epub 2012 Jul 26.

Centre for Community Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India.

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July 2012
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Patterns of subjective quality of life among older adults in rural Vietnam and Indonesia.

Geriatr Gerontol Int 2012 Jul 28;12(3):397-404. Epub 2011 Nov 28.

Institute for Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Center for Health System Research, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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July 2012
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Effectiveness of community-based comprehensive healthy lifestyle promotion on cardiovascular disease risk factors in a rural Vietnamese population: a quasi-experimental study.

BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2012 Jul 25;12:56. Epub 2012 Jul 25.

Department of Cardiology, Hanoi Medical University, 1 Ton-That-Tung Street, Dong-Da District, Hanoi, 10000, Vietnam.

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July 2012
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Prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in Vietnam-results from a national survey.

J Hum Hypertens 2012 Apr 3;26(4):268-80. Epub 2011 Mar 3.

Vietnam National Heart Institute, Bach Mai Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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April 2012
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Probabilistic methods for verbal autopsy interpretation: InterVA robustness in relation to variations in a priori probabilities.

PLoS One 2011 3;6(11):e27200. Epub 2011 Nov 3.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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March 2012
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The global burden of childhood coeliac disease: a neglected component of diarrhoeal mortality?

PLoS One 2011 26;6(7):e22774. Epub 2011 Jul 26.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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December 2011
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Oral misoprostol for preventing postpartum haemorrhage in home births in rural Bangladesh: how effective is it?

Glob Health Action 2011 10;4. Epub 2011 Aug 10.

Research and Evaluation Division, BRAC Centre, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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December 2011
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Lessons from history for designing and validating epidemiological surveillance in uncounted populations.

PLoS One 2011 3;6(8):e22897. Epub 2011 Aug 3.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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December 2011
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Promoting equity to achieve maternal and child health.

Reprod Health Matters 2011 Nov;19(38):176-82

Division of Global Health, Department of Public Health, Karolinska Institutet, Solna, Sweden.

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November 2011
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Grappling with uncertainties along the MDG trail.

Lancet 2011 Sep 19;378(9797):1119-20. Epub 2011 Sep 19.

Immpact, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK.

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September 2011
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Using verbal autopsy to track epidemic dynamics: the case of HIV-related mortality in South Africa.

Popul Health Metr 2011 Aug 5;9:46. Epub 2011 Aug 5.

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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August 2011
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Whither verbal autopsy?

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Popul Health Metr 2011 Aug 1;9:23. Epub 2011 Aug 1.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, 90187 Umeå, Sweden.

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August 2011

Motherhood, migration and mortality in Dikgale: modelling life events among women in a rural South African community.

Public Health 2011 May 6;125(5):318-23. Epub 2011 May 6.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, 90185 Umeå, Sweden.

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May 2011
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Implementing a hypertension management programme in a rural area: local approaches and experiences from Ba-Vi district, Vietnam.

BMC Public Health 2011 May 17;11:325. Epub 2011 May 17.

Department of Cardiology, Hanoi Medical University, 1 Ton-That-Tung Street, Dong-Da District, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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May 2011
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The democratic fallacy in matters of clinical opinion: implications for analysing cause-of-death data.

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Emerg Themes Epidemiol 2011 Jan 11;8(1). Epub 2011 Jan 11.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå 90185, Sweden.

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January 2011
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A lost cause? Extending verbal autopsy to investigate biomedical and socio-cultural causes of maternal death in Burkina Faso and Indonesia.

Soc Sci Med 2010 Nov 4;71(10):1728-38. Epub 2010 Jun 4.

Initiative for Maternal Mortality Programme Assessment Immpact, University of Aberdeen, Health Sciences Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, United Kingdom.

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November 2010
2.890 Impact Factor

The imperfect world of global health estimates.

Authors:
Peter Byass

PLoS Med 2010 Nov 30;7(11):e1001006. Epub 2010 Nov 30.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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Mortality measurement in transition: proof of principle for standardised multi-country comparisons.

Trop Med Int Health 2010 Oct;15(10):1256-65

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Division of Epidemiology & Global Health, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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October 2010
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Assessing a population's exposure to heat and humidity: an empirical approach.

Glob Health Action 2010 Sep 17;3. Epub 2010 Sep 17.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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September 2010
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Health and quality of life among older rural people in Purworejo District, Indonesia.

Glob Health Action 2010 Sep 27;3. Epub 2010 Sep 27.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Centre for Global Health Research, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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September 2010
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Patterns of health status and quality of life among older people in rural Viet Nam.

Glob Health Action 2010 Sep 27;3. Epub 2010 Sep 27.

Faculty of Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Viet Nam.

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September 2010
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Spatio-temporal clustering of mortality in Butajira HDSS, Ethiopia, from 1987 to 2008.

Glob Health Action 2010 Aug 30;3. Epub 2010 Aug 30.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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August 2010
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Spatial and temporal clustering of mortality in Digkale HDSS in rural northern South Africa.

Glob Health Action 2010 Aug 30;3. Epub 2010 Aug 30.

Dikgale HDSS, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Limpopo, Polokwane, South Africa.

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August 2010
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Moving from data on deaths to public health policy in Agincourt, South Africa: approaches to analysing and understanding verbal autopsy findings.

PLoS Med 2010 Aug 17;7(8):e1000325. Epub 2010 Aug 17.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Sweden.

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August 2010
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Multilevel analysis of effects of individual characteristics and household factors on self-rated health among older adults in rural Vietnam.

Geriatr Gerontol Int 2010 Apr;10(2):209-15

Faculty of Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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April 2010
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'Maybe it was her fate and maybe she ran out of blood': final caregivers' perspectives on access to care in obstetric emergencies in rural Indonesia.

J Biosoc Sci 2010 Mar 17;42(2):213-41. Epub 2009 Dec 17.

Immpact, Population Health Section, University of Aberdeen, UK.

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March 2010
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Multilevel analysis of covariation in socioeconomic predictors of physical functioning and psychological well-being among older people in rural Vietnam.

BMC Geriatr 2010 Feb 11;10. Epub 2010 Feb 11.

Faculty of Public Health, Hanoi Medical University Vietnam, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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February 2010
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Economic aspects of chronic diseases in Vietnam.

Glob Health Action 2009 Dec 20;2. Epub 2009 Dec 20.

Faculty of Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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December 2009
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Climate change and population health in Africa: where are the scientists?

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Glob Health Action 2009 Nov 11;2. Epub 2009 Nov 11.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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November 2009
1.646 Impact Factor

The unequal world of health data.

Authors:
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PLoS Med 2009 Nov 24;6(11):e1000155. Epub 2009 Nov 24.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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November 2009

Epidemiology without borders: an anational view of global health.

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Glob Health Action 2009 Sep 23;2. Epub 2009 Sep 23.

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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September 2009
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Population based prevalence of high blood pressure among adults in Addis Ababa: uncovering a silent epidemic.

BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2009 Aug 23;9:39. Epub 2009 Aug 23.

School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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August 2009
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Ageing of a rural Ethiopian population: who are the survivors?

Public Health 2009 Apr 28;123(4):326-30. Epub 2009 Feb 28.

School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 24762, Code 1000, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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April 2009
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Identifying humanitarian crises in population surveillance field sites: simple procedures and ethical imperatives.

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Public Health 2009 Feb 21;123(2):151-5. Epub 2009 Jan 21.

Umeå International School of Public Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, SE-90185 Umeå, Sweden.

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February 2009
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The implications of policy changes on the uptake of a PMTCT programme in rural Malawi: first three years of experience.

Glob Health Action 2009 Jan 23;2. Epub 2009 Jan 23.

Malamulo SDA Hospital, Makwasa, Malawi.

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January 2009
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Difficulties in getting treatment for injuries in rural Vietnam.

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Public Health 2009 Jan 13;123(1):58-65. Epub 2008 Dec 13.

Department of Biostatistics, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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January 2009
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Vulnerability to episodes of extreme weather: Butajira, Ethiopia, 1998-1999.

Glob Health Action 2008 Dec 16;2. Epub 2008 Dec 16.

Epidemiology and Public Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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December 2008
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Towards a global agenda on ageing.

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Glob Health Action 2008 Dec 16;1. Epub 2008 Dec 16.

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December 2008
1.646 Impact Factor

From birth to adulthood in rural Ethiopia: the Butajira Birth Cohort of 1987.

Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2008 Nov;22(6):569-74

Umeå International School of Public Health, Epidemiology and Public Health Science, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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November 2008
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Making sense of long-term changes in malaria.

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Lancet 2008 Nov;372(9649):1523-5

Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, 90185 Umeå, Sweden.

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November 2008
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All-cause mortality trends in Dikgale, rural South Africa, 1996-2003.

Scand J Public Health 2008 Sep 22;36(7):753-60. Epub 2008 Jul 22.

Department of Kinesiology, University of Limpopo (Turfloop Campus), Sovenga, South Africa.

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September 2008
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Can the right to health inform public health planning in developing countries? A case study for maternal healthcare from Indonesia.

Glob Health Action 2008 Sep 9;1. Epub 2008 Sep 9.

Immpact, Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom.

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September 2008
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Methods for evaluating effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a Skilled Care Initiative in rural Burkina Faso.

Trop Med Int Health 2008 Jul;13 Suppl 1:14-24

Immpact, Centre Muraz, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso.

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July 2008
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Young adult and middle age mortality in Butajira demographic surveillance site, Ethiopia: lifestyle, gender and household economy.

BMC Public Health 2008 Jul 31;8:268. Epub 2008 Jul 31.

Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 24762, Code 1000, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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July 2008
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Association of smoking and khat (Catha edulis Forsk) use with high blood pressure among adults in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2006.

Prev Chronic Dis 2008 Jul 15;5(3):A89. Epub 2008 Jun 15.

School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 11490, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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July 2008
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Self-reported prevalence of chronic diseases and their relation to selected sociodemographic variables: a study in INDEPTH Asian sites, 2005.

Prev Chronic Dis 2008 Jul 15;5(3):A86. Epub 2008 Jun 15.

FilaBavi Demographic Surveillance Site, 1 Ton That Tung Ha Noi, Hanoi 844, Vietnam.

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July 2008
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Effects of a Skilled Care Initiative on pregnancy-related mortality in rural Burkina Faso.

Trop Med Int Health 2008 Jul;13 Suppl 1:53-60

Immpact, Centre Muraz, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso.

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July 2008
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Undertaking a complex evaluation of safe motherhood in rural Burkina Faso.

Trop Med Int Health 2008 Jul;13 Suppl 1:1-5

Immpact, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.

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July 2008
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Concurrent comparison of energy intake and expenditure among adults in Butajira District, Ethiopia.

Public Health Nutr 2008 Jul 18;11(7):675-83. Epub 2008 Feb 18.

Department of Community Health, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 11490, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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July 2008
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Population survey sampling methods in a rural African setting: measuring mortality.

Popul Health Metr 2008 May 20;6. Epub 2008 May 20.

Umeå International School of Public Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Public Health Sciences, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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May 2008
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Demonstrating the robustness of population surveillance data: implications of error rates on demographic and mortality estimates.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2008 Mar 25;8:13. Epub 2008 Mar 25.

Umeå International School of Public Health, Epidemiology and Public Health Sciences, Umeå University, Sweden.

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March 2008
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Cellular telephone networks in developing countries.

Lancet 2008 Feb;371(9613):650

Immpact, University of Aberdeen, Health Sciences Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK.

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February 2008
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DSS and DHS: longitudinal and cross-sectional viewpoints on child and adolescent mortality in Ethiopia.

Popul Health Metr 2007 Dec 27;5:12. Epub 2007 Dec 27.

Umeå International School of Public Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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December 2007

Who needs cause-of-death data?

Authors:
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PLoS Med 2007 Nov;4(11):e333

Umeå International Schoolof Public Health, Umeå, Sweden.

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November 2007
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Women's involvement in household decision-making and strengthening social capital-crucial factors for child survival in Ethiopia.

Acta Paediatr 2007 Apr 14;96(4):582-9. Epub 2007 Feb 14.

Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 24762, Code 1000 Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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April 2007
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Association between body mass index and blood pressure across three populations in Africa and Asia.

J Hum Hypertens 2007 Jan 26;21(1):28-37. Epub 2006 Oct 26.

Department of Community Health, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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January 2007
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Burden of premature mortality in rural Vietnam from 1999-2003: analyses from a Demographic Surveillance Site.

Popul Health Metr 2006 Aug 8;4. Epub 2006 Aug 8.

Health Strategy and Policy Institute, Ministry of Health, Vietnam.

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August 2006
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Cardiovascular disease mortality and its association with socioeconomic status: findings from a population-based cohort study in rural Vietnam, 1999-2003.

Prev Chronic Dis 2006 Jul 15;3(3):A89. Epub 2006 Jun 15.

Faculty of Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, No 1, Ton That Tung, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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July 2006
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Socio-economic status inequality and major causes of death in adults: a 5-year follow-up study in rural Vietnam.

Public Health 2006 Jun 16;120(6):497-504. Epub 2006 May 16.

Health Strategy and Policy Institute, Ministry of Health, 138 Giang Vo Street, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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June 2006
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Combining risk factors and demographic surveillance: potentials of WHO STEPS and INDEPTH methodologies for assessing epidemiological transition.

Scand J Public Health 2006 ;34(2):199-208

Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Gadjah Mada University, Jogjakarta, Indonesia.

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April 2006
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Assessing a new approach to verbal autopsy interpretation in a rural Ethiopian community: the InterVA model.

Bull World Health Organ 2006 Mar 22;84(3):204-10. Epub 2006 Mar 22.

Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.

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March 2006
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Gender differences in prevalence and socioeconomic determinants of hypertension: findings from the WHO STEPs survey in a rural community of Vietnam.

J Hum Hypertens 2006 Feb;20(2):109-15

Faculty of Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Ton That Tung, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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February 2006
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Can source reduction of mosquito larval habitat reduce malaria transmission in Tigray, Ethiopia?

Trop Med Int Health 2005 Dec;10(12):1274-85

Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia.

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December 2005
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Unintentional injuries over a 1-year period in a rural Vietnamese community: describing an iceberg.

Public Health 2005 Jun;119(6):466-73

Department of Biostatistics, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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June 2005
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Making the world's children count.

Lancet 2005 Mar 26-Apr 1;365(9465):1114-6

Umeå International School of Public Health, Epidemiology and Public Health Sciences, Umeå University, Sweden.

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April 2005
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Does poverty lead to non-fatal unintentional injuries in rural Vietnam?

Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 2005 Mar;12(1):31-7

Department of Health Economics, Faculty of Public Health Hanoi Medical University, Vietnam.

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March 2005
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Helping northern Ethiopian communities reduce childhood mortality: population-based intervention trial.

Bull World Health Organ 2005 Jan 21;83(1):27-33. Epub 2005 Jan 21.

TDA IMCI Project, PO Box 756, Mekelle, Tigrai, Ethiopia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2623459PMC
January 2005
5.089 Impact Factor

Validity and completeness of death reporting and registration in a rural district of Vietnam.

Scand J Public Health Suppl 2003 ;62:12-8

UongBi General Hospital, Uong Bi, Vietnam.

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March 2004
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Mortality from cardiovascular diseases in Bavi District, Vietnam.

Scand J Public Health Suppl 2003 ;62:26-31

Faculty of Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Vietnam.

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March 2004
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Community-based assessment of unintentional injuries: a pilot study in rural Vietnam.

Scand J Public Health Suppl 2003 ;62:38-44

Department of Biostatistics, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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March 2004
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Applying verbal autopsy to determine cause of death in rural Vietnam.

Scand J Public Health Suppl 2003 ;62:19-25

Health Strategy and Policy Institute, Ministry of Health, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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March 2004
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A probabilistic approach to interpreting verbal autopsies: methodology and preliminary validation in Vietnam.

Scand J Public Health Suppl 2003 ;62:32-7

Umeå International School of Public Health, Umeå, Sweden.

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March 2004
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FilaBavi and the future of community-based health research in Vietnam.

Scand J Public Health Suppl 2003 ;62:76-7

Health Strategy and Policy Institute, Ministry of Health, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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March 2004
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Patterns of mortality in Bavi, Vietnam, 1999-2001.

Authors:
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Scand J Public Health Suppl 2003 ;62:8-11

Umeå International School of Public Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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March 2004
3.125 Impact Factor

Patterns of local migration and their consequences in a rural Ethiopian population.

Scand J Public Health 2003 ;31(1):58-62

Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Sweden.

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May 2003
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Empirical modelling of population sampling: lessons for designing sentinel surveillance.

Authors:
P Byass

Public Health 2003 Jan;117(1):36-42

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå 90185, Sweden.

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January 2003
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Gender, literacy, and survival among Ethiopian adults, 1987 - 96.

Bull World Health Organ 2002 ;80(9):714-20

Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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November 2002
2 Reads
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Schistosome transmission, water-resource development and altitude in northern Ethiopia.

Ann Trop Med Parasitol 2002 Jul;96(5):489-95

Tigray Regional Health Bureau, Mekelle, Ethiopia.

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July 2002
1.203 Impact Factor

The role of demographic surveillance systems (DSS) in assessing the health of communities: an example from rural Ethiopia.

Public Health 2002 May;116(3):145-50

Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Sweden.

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May 2002
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Person, place and time--but who, where, and when?

Authors:
P Byass

Scand J Public Health 2001 Jun;29(2):84-6

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June 2001
3.125 Impact Factor

Aims, options and outcomes in measuring maternal mortality in developing societies.

Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2000 Nov;79(11):968-72

Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.

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November 2000
1.985 Impact Factor

The pattern of leprosy-related neuropathy in the AMFES patients in Ethiopia: definitions, incidence, risk factors and outcome.

Lepr Rev 2000 Sep;71(3):285-308

School of Community Health Science, Nottingham University, UK.

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September 2000
0.587 Impact Factor

Reversal reactions in the skin lesions of AMFES patients: incidence and risk factors.

Lepr Rev 2000 Sep;71(3):309-17

School of Community Health Science, Nottingham University, UK.

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September 2000
0.587 Impact Factor

ENL reactions in the multibacillary cases of the AMFES cohort in central Ethiopia: incidence and risk factors.

Lepr Rev 2000 Sep;71(3):318-24

School of Community Health Science, Nottingham University, UK.

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September 2000
0.587 Impact Factor

The ALERT MDT Field Evaluation Study (AMFES): a descriptive study of leprosy in Ethiopia. Patients, methods and baseline characteristics.

Lepr Rev 2000 Sep;71(3):273-84

School of Community Health Science, Nottingham University, UK.

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September 2000
0.587 Impact Factor

Relapses after fixed duration multiple drug therapy: the AMFES cohort.

Lepr Rev 2000 Sep;71(3):325-31

School of Community Health Science, Nottingham University, UK.

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September 2000
0.587 Impact Factor

The pattern of decline in bacillary index after 2 years of WHO recommended multiple drug therapy: the AMFES cohort.

Lepr Rev 2000 Sep;71(3):332-7

ALERT, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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September 2000
0.587 Impact Factor

Prior BCG vaccination improves survival of Gambian patients treated for pulmonary tuberculosis.

Trop Med Int Health 2000 Jun;5(6):413-7

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Banjul, The Gambia; Nottingham School of Public Health, University of Nottingham, UK.

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June 2000
2.329 Impact Factor

Household risk factors for malaria among children in the Ethiopian highlands.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2000 Jan-Feb;94(1):17-21

Tigray Health Bureau, Mekelle, Ethiopia.

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April 2000
1.931 Impact Factor

Guidelines for anal cytology--to make cytological diagnosis and follow up much more reliable.

Cytopathology 1998 Feb;9(1):15-22

Department of Surgery, University Hospital, UK.

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February 1998
1.481 Impact Factor

Sensory testing of the hands in leprosy.

Lepr Rev 1997 Sep;68(3):252-4

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September 1997
0.587 Impact Factor

A one-year community study of under-fives in rural Ethiopia: health and behavioural determinants of morbidity.

Public Health 1996 Jul;110(4):215-9

Ethio-Swedish Children's Hospital, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.

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July 1996
1.475 Impact Factor

Mortality and morbidity from malaria after stopping malaria chemoprophylaxis.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1995 Nov-Dec;89(6):629-33

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0035-9203(95)90419-0DOI Listing
April 1996
1.931 Impact Factor

Assessment and possible control of endemic measles in urban Nigeria.

J Public Health Med 1995 Jun;17(2):140-5

Nottingham School of Public Health, Queen's Medical Centre.

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June 1995

A one-year community study of under-fives in rural Ethiopia: patterns of morbidity and public health risk factors.

Public Health 1995 Mar;109(2):99-109

Ethio-Swedish Children's Hospital, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.

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March 1995
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1.475 Impact Factor

The immunogenicity and safety of Haemophilus influenzae type b-tetanus toxoid conjugate vaccine in Gambian infants.

Ann Trop Paediatr 1994 ;14(3):183-8

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Banjul, The Gambia.

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February 1995
1.173 Impact Factor

Field evaluation of WHO-MDT of fixed duration at ALERT, Ethiopia: the AMFES project--I. MDT course completion, case-holding and another score for disability grading.

Lepr Rev 1994 Dec;65(4):305-19

All Africa Leprosy and Rehabilitation Training Centre (ALERT), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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December 1994
4 Reads
0.587 Impact Factor

Field evaluation of WHO-MDT of fixed duration, at ALERT, Ethiopia: the AMFES project--II. Reaction and neuritis during and after MDT in PB and MB leprosy patients.

Lepr Rev 1994 Dec;65(4):320-32

All Africa Leprosy Rehabilitation and Training Centre (ALERT), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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December 1994
0.587 Impact Factor

Field comparison of 10-g and 1-g filaments for the sensory testing of hands in Ethiopian leprosy patients.

Authors:
A J de Rijk P Byass

Lepr Rev 1994 Dec;65(4):333-40

All Africa Leprosy and Rehabilitation Training Centre (ALERT), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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December 1994
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0.587 Impact Factor

Daily morbidity records: recall and reliability.

Authors:
P Byass P W Hanlon

Int J Epidemiol 1994 Aug;23(4):757-63

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Banjul, Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/23.4.757DOI Listing
August 1994
9.176 Impact Factor

Persistence of antibody at 18 months following vaccination of young Gambian infants with PRP-OMPC Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine.

Ann Trop Paediatr 1993 ;13(2):153-8

Medical Research Council Laboratories, The Gambia, West Africa.

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August 1993
1.173 Impact Factor

Malaria chemoprophylaxis, birth weight and child survival.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1992 Sep-Oct;86(5):483-5

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0035-9203(92)90078-qDOI Listing
February 1993
1.931 Impact Factor

Measurement of serum haptoglobin as an indicator of the efficacy of malaria intervention trials.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1992 Jan-Feb;86(1):14-6

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0035-9203(92)90418-cDOI Listing
May 1992
1.931 Impact Factor

Associations between malaria and respiratory signs.

Authors:
P Byass

Trop Doct 1992 Apr;22(2):85-6

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April 1992
0.528 Impact Factor

The relationship between anthropometric measurements and measurements of iron status and susceptibility to malaria in Gambian children.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1991 Sep-Oct;85(5):584-9

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0035-9203(91)90351-xDOI Listing
March 1992
1.931 Impact Factor

Ability of Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes to transmit malaria during the dry and wet seasons in an area of irrigated rice cultivation in The Gambia.

J Trop Med Hyg 1991 Oct;94(5):313-24

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, The Gambia.

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October 1991
2 Reads

Evaluation of a computerized field data collection system for health surveys.

Bull World Health Organ 1991 ;69(1):107-11

Department of Information Systems, London School of Economics, England.

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July 1991
5.089 Impact Factor

Sustained protection against mortality and morbidity from malaria in rural Gambian children by chemoprophylaxis given by village health workers.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1990 Nov-Dec;84(6):768-72

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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July 1991
1.931 Impact Factor

A survey of the health of British missionaries.

Authors:
R Peppiatt P Byass

Br J Gen Pract 1991 Apr;41(345):159-62

Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Nottingham.

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April 1991
2.356 Impact Factor

Coincidence of malaria parasitaemia and abnormal chest X-ray findings in young Gambian children.

J Trop Med Hyg 1991 Feb;94(1):22-3

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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February 1991

A modern approach to the immunotherapy of tuberculosis.

Bull Int Union Tuberc Lung Dis 1990 Jun-Sep;65(2-3):27-9

School of Pathology, University College and Middlesex School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom.

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January 1991

Risk factors for malaria among British missionaries living in tropical countries.

Authors:
R Peppiatt P Byass

J Trop Med Hyg 1990 Dec;93(6):397-402

Methodist Church Overseas Division, London, UK.

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December 1990

Serologic responses to an Haemophilus influenzae type b polysaccharide-Neisseria meningitidis outer membrane protein conjugate vaccine in very young Gambian infants.

Pediatrics 1990 Jul;86(1):102-7

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia, West Africa.

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July 1990
5.473 Impact Factor

Evaluation of a primary health care programme in The Gambia. II. Its impact on mortality and morbidity in young children.

J Trop Med Hyg 1990 Apr;93(2):87-97

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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April 1990

The effects of malaria chemoprophylaxis given by traditional birth attendants on the course and outcome of pregnancy.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1989 Sep-Oct;83(5):589-94

Medical Research Council Laboratories, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0035-9203(89)90362-3DOI Listing
March 1990
1.931 Impact Factor

Lack of an association between acute gastroenteritis, acute respiratory infections and malaria in young Gambian children.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1989 Sep-Oct;83(5):595-8

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0035-9203(89)90364-7DOI Listing
March 1990
1.931 Impact Factor

Acute lower respiratory infections in Gambian children: maternal perception of illness.

Ann Trop Paediatr 1990 Mar;10(1):45-51

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, The Gambia, West Africa.

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March 1990
1.173 Impact Factor

Cellular immune responses to Plasmodium falciparum antigens in children receiving long term anti-malarial chemoprophylaxis.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1989 Nov-Dec;83(6):778-82

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Banjul, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0035-9203(89)90324-6DOI Listing
March 1990
1.931 Impact Factor

Evaluation of a primary health care programme in The Gambia. I. The impact of trained traditional birth attendants on the outcome of pregnancy.

J Trop Med Hyg 1990 Feb;93(1):58-66

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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February 1990

Choosing and using a microcomputer for tropical epidemiology. II. Study implementation.

Authors:
P Byass

J Trop Med Hyg 1989 Oct;92(5):330-7

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, Gambia.

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October 1989

Follow-up of Gambian children for a 1-year period after rotavirus infection.

Ann Trop Paediatr 1989 Sep;9(3):131-3

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, Gambia.

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September 1989
1.173 Impact Factor

Anti-sporozoite antibodies and immunity to malaria in a rural Gambian population.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1988 ;82(4):532-7

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, The Gambia, West Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0035-9203(88)90495-6DOI Listing
September 1989
1.931 Impact Factor

Choosing and using a microcomputer for tropical epidemiology. I. Preliminary considerations.

Authors:
P Byass

J Trop Med Hyg 1989 Aug;92(4):282-7

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Banjul, The Gambia.

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August 1989

Tropical epidemiology: a system for continuous demographic monitoring of a study population.

Methods Inf Med 1989 Jul;28(3):155-9

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July 1989
1.083 Impact Factor

Clinical signs of pneumonia in children.

Lancet 1989 Apr;1(8643):899-900

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(89)92890-0DOI Listing
April 1989
45.217 Impact Factor

Assessment of clinical criteria for identification of severe acute lower respiratory tract infections in children.

Lancet 1989 Feb;1(8633):297-9

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(89)91308-1DOI Listing
February 1989
45.217 Impact Factor

Trial of co-trimoxazole versus procaine penicillin with ampicillin in treatment of community-acquired pneumonia in young Gambian children.

Lancet 1988 Nov;2(8621):1182-4

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(88)90244-9DOI Listing
November 1988
45.217 Impact Factor

Immunity to malaria in young Gambian children after a two-year period of chemoprophylaxis.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1988 ;82(1):59-65

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0035-9203(88)90263-5DOI Listing
November 1988
1.931 Impact Factor

Simple clinical signs for diagnosis of acute lower respiratory infections.

Lancet 1988 Sep;2(8613):742-3

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(88)90213-9DOI Listing
September 1988
45.217 Impact Factor

Microcomputer management of a vaccine trial.

Comput Biol Med 1988 ;18(3):179-93

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia, West Africa.

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August 1988
1.240 Impact Factor

Comparison of two strategies for control of malaria within a primary health care programme in the Gambia.

Lancet 1988 May;1(8595):1121-7

Medical Research Council Laboratories, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(88)91949-6DOI Listing
May 1988
2 Reads
45.217 Impact Factor

Factors influencing vaccination compliance in peri-urban Gambian children.

J Trop Med Hyg 1988 Feb;91(1):29-33

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Banjul, The Gambia.

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February 1988

Epidemiology of rotavirus in a periurban Gambian community.

Ann Trop Paediatr 1987 Dec;7(4):238-43

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Banjul, The Gambia.

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December 1987
1.173 Impact Factor

Mortality and morbidity from malaria among children in a rural area of The Gambia, West Africa.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1987 ;81(3):478-86

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0035-9203(87)90170-2DOI Listing
December 1987
1.931 Impact Factor

Does woodsmoke protect against malaria?

Ann Trop Med Parasitol 1987 Aug;81(4):449-51

Medical Research Council Laboratories, Fajara, Banjul, The Gambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00034983.1987.11812143DOI Listing
August 1987
1.203 Impact Factor

Bed-nets and malaria suppression.

Lancet 1987 Apr;1(8537):859-60

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(87)91633-3DOI Listing
April 1987
1 Read
45.217 Impact Factor

On-line tropical epidemiology--a case-study from The Gambia.

Methods Inf Med 1987 Apr;26(2):73-6

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April 1987
1.083 Impact Factor

The design of computer forms for tropical medical research.

Authors:
P Byass

Methods Inf Med 1986 Oct;25(4):229-32

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October 1986
1.083 Impact Factor

Bed-nets (mosquito-nets) and morbidity from malaria.

Lancet 1986 Jul;2(8500):204-7

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July 1986
45.217 Impact Factor

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