- WHO, the Global Fund, and medical malpractice in malaria treatment
Royal Institute of International Affairs, London, UK
Lancet 363:237-40. 2004
- Where did it all go wrong?
University of Ottawa, Canada
Nature 430:932-3. 2004
- The World Bank: false financial and statistical accounts and medical malpractice in malaria treatment
Institute of Population Health and Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6N5, Canada
Lancet 368:247-52. 2006
- Profile: Amir Attaran
Nat Med 12:872. 2006
- Rescuing malaria treatment, or not?
Institute of Population Health and Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5, Canada
Lancet 364:1922-3. 2004
- The inadequate treatment of pain: collateral damage from the war on drugs
Jason W Nickerson
Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
PLoS Med 9:e1001153. 2012
Jason Nickerson and Amir Attaran examine the vast inequities in medical pain relief around the world and argue that the global control of licit narcotics be shifted from the International Narcotic Control Board to WHO.
- A tragically naive Canadian law for tragically neglected global health
Canada Research Chair in Law, Population Health and Global Development Policy, Institute of Population Health and Faculties of Law and Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont
CMAJ 176:1726-7. 2007
- Healthy by law: the missed opportunity to use laws for public health
Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Lancet 379:283-5. 2012
..So why is it that the public health community, which expends much effort and expense probing natural laws, places negligible emphasis on collection, analysis, and making greater use of the world's public health laws?..
- For peace and pain: the medical legitimisation of Afghanistan's poppy crop
Institute of Population Health, One Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
J Epidemiol Community Health 65:396-8. 2011
..We present a supply-and-demand that illustrates how this useful exchange could be made, and discuss the political opposition that now stands in the way and perpetuates the unsatisfactory status quo in Afghanistan...
- An immeasurable crisis? A criticism of the millennium development goals and why they cannot be measured
Law, Population Health, and Global Development Policy, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
PLoS Med 2:e318. 2005
- How do patents and economic policies affect access to essential medicines in developing countries?
Royal Institute of International Affairs, London
Health Aff (Millwood) 23:155-66. 2004
..Pragmatism and greater flexibility are urged, so that policy may better concentrate on the greater causes of epidemic mortality, which now pose unprecedented threats to global peace and security...
- Antimalarial drug quality in the most severely malarious parts of Africa - a six country study
Africa Fighting Malaria, Washington, DC, United States of America
PLoS ONE 3:e2132. 2008
..The high persistence of substandard drugs and clinically inappropriate artemisinin monotherapies in the private sector risks patient safety and, through drug resistance, places the future of malaria treatment at risk globally...
- WHO's response to global public health threats: XDR-TB
PLoS Med 4:e246. 2007
- Canada's fevered failure on malaria
CMAJ 176:1249, 1251. 2007
- Adherence to HAART: Africans take medicines more faithfully than North Americans
PLoS Med 4:e83. 2007
- Combination drug policy for malaria
Trop Doct 35:59. 2005
- Roll back malaria? The scarcity of international aid for malaria control
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Malar J 2:8. 2003