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Socioeconomic and demographic predictors of high blood pressure, diabetes, asthma and heart disease among adults engaged in various occupations: evidence from India.

J Biosoc Sci 2019 Oct 24:1-21. Epub 2019 Oct 24.

International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0021932019000671DOI Listing
October 2019

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

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

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

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, Washington.

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

To be born and to be alive: the struggle of girl children in subregions of India.

Lancet Glob Health 2018 06;6(6):e594-e595

International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai, India; The Population Council, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30224-9DOI Listing
June 2018

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

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

JAMA Cardiol 2018 05;3(5):375-389

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

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

Patterns, factors associated and morbidity burden of asthma in India.

PLoS One 2017 26;12(10):e0185938. Epub 2017 Oct 26.

Department of Public Health and Mortality Studies, International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0185938PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5657621PMC
November 2017

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

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

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

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamapediatrics.2017.0250DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5540012PMC
June 2017

Adding interventions to mass measles vaccinations in India.

Bull World Health Organ 2016 Oct 5;94(10):718-727. Epub 2016 Jul 5.

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, England .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.160044DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5043198PMC
October 2016

Facility Delivery, Postnatal Care and Neonatal Deaths in India: Nationally-Representative Case-Control Studies.

PLoS One 2015 19;10(10):e0140448. Epub 2015 Oct 19.

Centre for Global Health Research, St Michael's Hospital, and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0140448PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4610669PMC
June 2016

Level of evidence of verbal autopsy - Authors' reply.

Lancet Glob Health 2016 06;4(6):e368-9

Centre for Global Health Research, St Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada; Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(16)30045-6DOI Listing
June 2016

Maternal mortality in India: causes and healthcare service use based on a nationally representative survey.

PLoS One 2014 15;9(1):e83331. Epub 2014 Jan 15.

Centre for Global Health Research, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada ; Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0083331PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3893075PMC
December 2014

Absolute and relative declines in child mortality in India's districts during 2001-12--authors' reply.

Lancet Glob Health 2014 Jan 19;2(1):e21. Epub 2013 Dec 19.

School of Public Health, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(13)70182-7DOI Listing
January 2014

Neonatal, 1-59 month, and under-5 mortality in 597 Indian districts, 2001 to 2012: estimates from national demographic and mortality surveys.

Lancet Glob Health 2013 Oct 19;1(4):e219-26. Epub 2013 Sep 19.

School of Public Health, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(13)70073-1DOI Listing
October 2013

Measles mortality in high and low burden districts of India: estimates from a nationally representative study of over 12,000 child deaths.

Vaccine 2013 Sep 19;31(41):4655-61. Epub 2013 Jul 19.

Centre for Global Heath Research, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1W8, Canada; Division of Infectious Diseases, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G1X8, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.07.012DOI Listing
September 2013

Human rights approach to maternal & child health: has India fared well?

Indian J Med Res 2013 Apr;137(4):721-7

International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai, India.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3724252PMC
April 2013

Trends in selective abortions of girls in India: analysis of nationally representative birth histories from 1990 to 2005 and census data from 1991 to 2011.

Lancet 2011 Jun 25;377(9781):1921-8. Epub 2011 May 25.

Centre for Global Health Research, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael's Hospital and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(11)60649-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3166246PMC
June 2011

Timing of first sex before marriage and its correlates: evidence from India.

Cult Health Sex 2011 Mar;13(3):327-41

Population Council, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India.

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http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13691058.2010.534
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2010.534819DOI Listing
March 2011

Causes of neonatal and child mortality in India: a nationally representative mortality survey.

Lancet 2010 Nov 12;376(9755):1853-60. Epub 2010 Nov 12.

Centre for Global Health Research, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael’s Hospital and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(10)61461-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3042727PMC
November 2010

Perceived gender role that shape youth sexual behaviour: Evidence from rural Orissa, India.

J Adolesc 2010 Aug 26;33(4):543-51. Epub 2009 Nov 26.

International Institute for Population Sciences, Deonar, Mumbai, 400 088, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.adolescence.2009.10.014DOI Listing
August 2010

Lifetime risk and trends in lung cancer incidence in greater Mumbai.

Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2009 Jan-Mar;10(1):75-82

International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai, India.

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August 2009