Ajay Mahal

Summary

Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Economic impacts of health shocks on households in low and middle income countries: a review of the literature
    Khurshid Alam
    Monash School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Level 5, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Global Health 10:21. 2014
  2. pmc Benefits and costs of home-based pulmonary rehabilitation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - a multi-centre randomised controlled equivalence trial
    Anne E Holland
    Alfred Health, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    BMC Pulm Med 13:57. 2013
  3. pmc The economic burden of angina on households in South Asia
    Khurshid Alam
    Monash School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 99 Commercial Road, The Alfred Centre, Melbourne, Vic, 3004, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:179. 2014
  4. pmc Cluster randomised controlled trial of a peer-led lifestyle intervention program: study protocol for the Kerala diabetes prevention program
    Thirunavukkarasu Sathish
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:1035. 2013
  5. pmc Understanding CBHI hospitalisation patterns: a comparison of insured and uninsured women in Gujarat, India
    Sapna Desai
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:320. 2014
  6. pmc The economic burden of chronic disease care faced by households in Ukraine: a cross-sectional matching study of angina patients
    Adrianna Murphy
    European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Int J Equity Health 12:38. 2013
  7. pmc The Economic impact of Non-communicable Diseases on households in India
    Michael M Engelgau
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne 3004, Vic, Australia
    Global Health 8:9. 2012
  8. pmc Measuring the health of the Indian elderly: evidence from National Sample Survey data
    Bradley Chen
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Popul Health Metr 8:30. 2010

Collaborators

  • Khurshid Alam
  • Sapna Desai
  • Thirunavukkarasu Sathish
  • Anne E Holland
  • Adrianna Murphy
  • Michael M Engelgau
  • Bradley Chen
  • Tara Sinha
  • Simon Cousens
  • Erica Richardson
  • Angela T Burge
  • Catherine J Hill
  • Edwin Fisher
  • Andrew E Moran
  • Annemarie L Lee
  • Caroline Nicolson
  • Damien Jolley
  • Rosemary Moore
  • Rory Wolfe
  • Elezebeth Mathews
  • Jonathan Shaw
  • Paul O'Halloran
  • Meena Daivadanam
  • Paul Zimmet
  • Christine F McDonald
  • Zahra Aziz
  • Naanki Pasricha
  • Rebecca Ndongo
  • Bruce Hollingsworth
  • Paula Lorgelly
  • Emily D Williams
  • Narelle S Cox
  • Emily Bell
  • KAVUMPURATHU RAMAN THANKAPPAN
  • Pilvikki Absetz
  • Brian Oldenburg
  • Aroub Lahham
  • Robyn Tapp
  • Anup Karan

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Economic impacts of health shocks on households in low and middle income countries: a review of the literature
    Khurshid Alam
    Monash School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Level 5, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Global Health 10:21. 2014
    ..Policymakers need to include non-health system interventions, including access to credit and disability insurance in addition to support formal insurance programs to ameliorate the economic impacts of health shocks...
  2. pmc Benefits and costs of home-based pulmonary rehabilitation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - a multi-centre randomised controlled equivalence trial
    Anne E Holland
    Alfred Health, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    BMC Pulm Med 13:57. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to compare the costs and benefits of home-based and hospital-based pulmonary rehabilitation for people with COPD...
  3. pmc The economic burden of angina on households in South Asia
    Khurshid Alam
    Monash School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 99 Commercial Road, The Alfred Centre, Melbourne, Vic, 3004, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:179. 2014
    ..Despite the increasing burden of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in South Asia, there is no evidence of an economic burden of angina on households in this region. We investigated the economic burden of angina on households in South Asia...
  4. pmc Cluster randomised controlled trial of a peer-led lifestyle intervention program: study protocol for the Kerala diabetes prevention program
    Thirunavukkarasu Sathish
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:1035. 2013
    ..This paper describes the protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial of a peer-led lifestyle intervention program to prevent diabetes in Kerala, India...
  5. pmc Understanding CBHI hospitalisation patterns: a comparison of insured and uninsured women in Gujarat, India
    Sapna Desai
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:320. 2014
    ..We compared the morbidity, outpatient treatment-seeking and hospitalisation patterns of VimoSEWA-insured women with uninsured women...
  6. pmc The economic burden of chronic disease care faced by households in Ukraine: a cross-sectional matching study of angina patients
    Adrianna Murphy
    European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Int J Equity Health 12:38. 2013
    ..One such country where out-of-pocket payments are especially high is Ukraine. The financial impact of NCDs on households in this country has not been researched...
  7. pmc The Economic impact of Non-communicable Diseases on households in India
    Michael M Engelgau
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne 3004, Vic, Australia
    Global Health 8:9. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  8. pmc Measuring the health of the Indian elderly: evidence from National Sample Survey data
    Bradley Chen
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Popul Health Metr 8:30. 2010
    ..However, the susceptibility of SRH to influence by individuals' expectations complicates its interpretation and undermines its usefulness...