Ramesh Adhikari

Summary

Affiliation: Mahendra Ratna Campus, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal
Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Publications:
1. Ramesh Adhikari and Yothin Sawangdee (2011). Influence of women’s autonomy on infant mortality in Nepal. Reproductive Health 2011, 8:7 http://www.reproductive-health-journal.com/content/8/1/7/abstract

2. Ramesh Adhikari, Kusol Soonthorndhada and Fariha Haseen (2011). Labor force participation in later life: Evidence from a cross-sectional study in Thailand BMC Geriatrics 2011, 11:15 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2318/11/15

3. Ramesh Adhikari, Aree Jampaklay and Aphichat Chamratrithirong (2011). Impact of childrens migration on health and health care-seeking behavior of elderly left behind. BMC Public Health 2011, 11:143 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/11/143


4. Ramesh Adhikari and Jyotsna Tamang (2010). Sexual coercion of married women in Nepal. BMC Womens Health 2010, 10:31 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6874/10/31

5. Ramesh Adhikari and Chai Podhisita (2010). Household headship and child death: Evidence from Nepal. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2010, 10:13 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-698X/10/13

6. Ramesh Adhikari (2010). Demographic, socio-economic, and cultural factors affecting fertility differentials in Nepal. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2010, 10:19 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2393/10/19


7. Ramesh Adhikari (2010). Are Nepali students at risk of HIV? A cross-sectional study of condom use at first sexual intercourse among college students in Kathmandu. Journal of the International AIDS Society 2010, 13:7 http://www.jiasociety.org/content/13/1/7

8. Fariha Haseen, Ramesh Adhikari and Kusol Soonthorndhada (2010). Self-assessed health among Thai elderly. BMC Geriatrics 2010, 10:30 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2318/10/30

9. Ramesh Adhikari (2009). Factors affecting awareness of emergency contraception among college students in Kathmandu, Nepal. BMC Womens Health 2009, 9:27 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6874/9/27

10. Ramesh Adhikari, Kusol Soonthorndhada, and Pramote Prasartkul (2009). Correlates of unintended pregnancy among currently pregnant married women in Nepal BMC International Health and Human Rights 2009, 9:17 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-698X/9/17

11. Ramesh Adhikari and Jyotsna Tamang (2009). Premarital sexual behavior among male college students of Kathmandu, Nepal. BMC Public Health 2009, 9:24 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/9/241

Publications

  1. Adhikari R, Soonthorndhada K, Prasartkul P. Correlates of unintended pregnancy among currently pregnant married women in Nepal. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2009;9:17 pubmed publisher
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  2. Adhikari R, Tamang J. Premarital sexual behavior among male college students of Kathmandu, Nepal. BMC Public Health. 2009;9:241 pubmed publisher
    ..School or college based sexuality education could benefit even out-of-school youths, because their partners often are students. ..
  3. Adhikari R. Factors affecting awareness of emergency contraception among college students in Kathmandu, Nepal. BMC Womens Health. 2009;9:27 pubmed publisher
    ..There is a need to further educate students about EC which can help to reduce unintended pregnancies, many of which result in unsafe abortion and take a large toll on women's health. ..
  4. Adhikari R. Are Nepali students at risk of HIV? A cross-sectional study of condom use at first sexual intercourse among college students in Kathmandu. J Int AIDS Soc. 2010;13:7 pubmed publisher
    ..Findings from this study point to areas that policy and programmes can address to provide youth with access to the kinds of information and services they need to achieve healthy sexual and reproductive lives. ..
  5. Adhikari R, Tamang J. Sexual coercion of married women in Nepal. BMC Womens Health. 2010;10:31 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, campaigns against alcohol abuse and awareness programs targeting husbands should also focus attention on the issue of sexual coercion. ..
  6. Adhikari R, Soonthorndhada K, Haseen F. Labor force participation in later life: evidence from a cross-sectional study in Thailand. BMC Geriatr. 2011;11:15 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of this study also suggest that for policies encouraging employment among older persons to succeed, special focus on the rural elderly is necessary. ..
  7. Adhikari R. Demographic, socio-economic, and cultural factors affecting fertility differentials in Nepal. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2010;10:19 pubmed publisher
    ....
  8. Haseen F, Adhikari R, Soonthorndhada K. Self-assessed health among Thai elderly. BMC Geriatr. 2010;10:30 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, health-related programs should focus on all the factors identified in this paper to improve the overall well-being of the ageing population of Thailand. ..
  9. Adhikari R, Podhisita C. Household headship and child death: Evidence from Nepal. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2010;10:13 pubmed publisher
    ....
  10. Adhikari R, Sawangdee Y. Influence of women's autonomy on infant mortality in Nepal. Reprod Health. 2011;8:7 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, programs should focus on increasing women's autonomy so that infant mortality will decrease and the overall well being of the family can be maintained and enhanced. ..

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. Adhikari R, Soonthorndhada K, Prasartkul P. Correlates of unintended pregnancy among currently pregnant married women in Nepal. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2009;9:17 pubmed publisher
    ....
  2. Adhikari R, Tamang J. Premarital sexual behavior among male college students of Kathmandu, Nepal. BMC Public Health. 2009;9:241 pubmed publisher
    ..School or college based sexuality education could benefit even out-of-school youths, because their partners often are students. ..
  3. Adhikari R. Factors affecting awareness of emergency contraception among college students in Kathmandu, Nepal. BMC Womens Health. 2009;9:27 pubmed publisher
    ..There is a need to further educate students about EC which can help to reduce unintended pregnancies, many of which result in unsafe abortion and take a large toll on women's health. ..
  4. Adhikari R. Are Nepali students at risk of HIV? A cross-sectional study of condom use at first sexual intercourse among college students in Kathmandu. J Int AIDS Soc. 2010;13:7 pubmed publisher
    ..Findings from this study point to areas that policy and programmes can address to provide youth with access to the kinds of information and services they need to achieve healthy sexual and reproductive lives. ..
  5. Adhikari R, Tamang J. Sexual coercion of married women in Nepal. BMC Womens Health. 2010;10:31 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, campaigns against alcohol abuse and awareness programs targeting husbands should also focus attention on the issue of sexual coercion. ..
  6. Adhikari R, Soonthorndhada K, Haseen F. Labor force participation in later life: evidence from a cross-sectional study in Thailand. BMC Geriatr. 2011;11:15 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of this study also suggest that for policies encouraging employment among older persons to succeed, special focus on the rural elderly is necessary. ..
  7. Adhikari R. Demographic, socio-economic, and cultural factors affecting fertility differentials in Nepal. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2010;10:19 pubmed publisher
    ....
  8. Haseen F, Adhikari R, Soonthorndhada K. Self-assessed health among Thai elderly. BMC Geriatr. 2010;10:30 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, health-related programs should focus on all the factors identified in this paper to improve the overall well-being of the ageing population of Thailand. ..
  9. Adhikari R, Podhisita C. Household headship and child death: Evidence from Nepal. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2010;10:13 pubmed publisher
    ....
  10. Adhikari R, Sawangdee Y. Influence of women's autonomy on infant mortality in Nepal. Reprod Health. 2011;8:7 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, programs should focus on increasing women's autonomy so that infant mortality will decrease and the overall well being of the family can be maintained and enhanced. ..