Marge Koblinsky

Summary

Affiliation: International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research
Country: Bangladesh

Publications

  1. pmc Questioning the indicators of need for obstetric care
    Carine Ronsmans
    Maternal Health Programme, Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    Bull World Health Organ 80:317-24. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Going to scale with professional skilled care
    Marge Koblinsky
    ICDDR, B, Centre for Health and Population Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Lancet 368:1377-86. 2006
  3. pmc Reproductive and newborn health
    Marge Koblinsky
    J Health Popul Nutr 24:377-9. 2006
  4. pmc Reducing maternal mortality and improving maternal health: Bangladesh and MDG 5
    Marge Koblinsky
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 26:280-94. 2008
  5. pmc Quality of obstetric care in public-sector facilities and constraints to implementing emergency obstetric care services: evidence from high- and low-performing districts of Bangladesh
    Iqbal Anwar
    Public Health Sciences Division, ICDDR, B, G P O Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:139-55. 2009
  6. pmc Public-sector maternal health programmes and services for rural Bangladesh
    Malay Kanti Mridha
    Public Health Sciences Division, ICDDR, B, G P O Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:124-38. 2009
  7. pmc Violence against women with chronic maternal disabilities in rural Bangladesh
    Ruchira T Naved
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 30:181-92. 2012
  8. pmc Postpartum haemorrhage and eclampsia: differences in knowledge and care-seeking behaviour in two districts of Bangladesh
    Nahid Kalim
    Public Health Sciences Division, ICDDR, B, G P O Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:156-69. 2009
  9. pmc Costs of maternal health-related complications in Bangladesh
    Mohammad Enamul Hoque
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 30:205-12. 2012
  10. pmc An examination of women experiencing obstetric complications requiring emergency care: perceptions and sociocultural consequences of caesarean sections in Bangladesh
    Rasheda Khan
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 30:159-71. 2012

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Publications20

  1. pmc Questioning the indicators of need for obstetric care
    Carine Ronsmans
    Maternal Health Programme, Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    Bull World Health Organ 80:317-24. 2002
    ..In this paper we review indicators of service use and need for obstetric care, and briefly discuss data collection issues...
  2. ncbi request reprint Going to scale with professional skilled care
    Marge Koblinsky
    ICDDR, B, Centre for Health and Population Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Lancet 368:1377-86. 2006
    ..Teams of providers are the efficient option, creating the possibility of scaling up as much as 10 times more quickly than would be the case with deployment of solo health workers in home deliveries with dedicated or multipurpose workers...
  3. pmc Reproductive and newborn health
    Marge Koblinsky
    J Health Popul Nutr 24:377-9. 2006
  4. pmc Reducing maternal mortality and improving maternal health: Bangladesh and MDG 5
    Marge Koblinsky
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 26:280-94. 2008
    ..Strengthening other supportive services, including family planning and delayed first birth, menstrual regulation, and education of women, are also important for achieving MDG 5...
  5. pmc Quality of obstetric care in public-sector facilities and constraints to implementing emergency obstetric care services: evidence from high- and low-performing districts of Bangladesh
    Iqbal Anwar
    Public Health Sciences Division, ICDDR, B, G P O Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:139-55. 2009
    ..While the centralized push system of management has its strengths, special strategies for improving the response in the low-performing areas is urgently warranted...
  6. pmc Public-sector maternal health programmes and services for rural Bangladesh
    Malay Kanti Mridha
    Public Health Sciences Division, ICDDR, B, G P O Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:124-38. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Violence against women with chronic maternal disabilities in rural Bangladesh
    Ruchira T Naved
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 30:181-92. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Postpartum haemorrhage and eclampsia: differences in knowledge and care-seeking behaviour in two districts of Bangladesh
    Nahid Kalim
    Public Health Sciences Division, ICDDR, B, G P O Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:156-69. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc Costs of maternal health-related complications in Bangladesh
    Mohammad Enamul Hoque
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 30:205-12. 2012
    ..However, families coped up with loss of resources by taking loans and selling assets, and by the end of six months postpartum, the households had paid back more than 40% of the loans...
  10. pmc An examination of women experiencing obstetric complications requiring emergency care: perceptions and sociocultural consequences of caesarean sections in Bangladesh
    Rasheda Khan
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 30:159-71. 2012
    ..While greater access to surgical interventions may be lifesaving, policy-makers need to institute mechanisms to discourage the over-medicalization of childbirth in a context where the use of caesarean section is rapidly rising...
  11. pmc Causes of maternal mortality decline in Matlab, Bangladesh
    Mahbub Elahi Chowdhury
    Public Health Sciences Division, ICDDR, B, G P O Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:108-23. 2009
    ..To achieve the Millenium Development Goal 5 targets, policies that bring further improved comprehensive EmOC, strengthened family-planning services, and expanded education of females are essential...
  12. pmc Profile of maternal and foetal complications during labour and delivery among women giving birth in hospitals in Matlab and Chandpur, Bangladesh
    Fauzia Akhter Huda
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 30:131-42. 2012
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  13. pmc Association of antenatal care with facility delivery and perinatal survival - a population-based study in Bangladesh
    Jesmin Pervin
    Centre for Reproductive Health, Mohakhali, Dhaka, 1212, Bangladesh
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:111. 2012
    ..However, most existing studies are limited to cross-sectional surveys with long recall periods, and generally do not include population-based samples...
  14. pmc Psychological and social consequences among mothers suffering from perinatal loss: perspective from a low income country
    Kaniz Gausia
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Diseases Research, Bangladesh ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    BMC Public Health 11:451. 2011
    ..This paper reports the impact of perinatal death on psychological status and social consequences among mothers in a rural area of Bangladesh...
  15. ncbi request reprint Determinants of reduction in maternal mortality in Matlab, Bangladesh: a 30-year cohort study
    Mahbub Elahi Chowdhury
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh ICDDR, B
    Lancet 370:1320-8. 2007
    ..We examined and compared trends in maternal mortality in two adjacent areas over 30 years, by separate analyses of causes of death, underlying sociodemographic determinants, and areas and time periods in which interventions differed...
  16. doi request reprint Trends in stillbirths, early and late neonatal mortality in rural Bangladesh: the role of public health interventions
    Carine Ronsmans
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 22:269-79. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Women's descriptions of postpartum health problems: preliminary findings from Matlab, Bangladesh
    Lynn M Sibley
    Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 52:351-60. 2007
    ..The overall approach may be used to develop or improve birth preparedness and complication readiness, a core global safe motherhood intervention...
  18. ncbi request reprint Patterns of maternal care seeking behaviours in rural Bangladesh
    Allisyn C Moran
    Project for Advancing Health of Newborns and Mothers PROJAHNMO, Sylhet, Bangladesh
    Trop Med Int Health 12:823-32. 2007
    ..This study examined definitions of care seeking for maternal health complications used by families in rural Bangladesh, and the frequency and determinants of locally-defined care seeking practices...
  19. ncbi request reprint Does traditional birth attendant training improve referral of women with obstetric complications: a review of the evidence
    Lynn Sibley
    Lillian Carter Center for International Nursing, Emory University, 1520 Clifton Road, Suite 344, Atlanta, GA 30309, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:1757-68. 2004
    ..We suggest a more promising research agenda would reposition the questions surrounding referral into a broader ecological perspective...
  20. ncbi request reprint Does traditional birth attendant training increase use of antenatal care? A review of the evidence
    Lynn M Sibley
    Lillian Carter Center for International Nursing, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 49:298-305. 2004
    ..There is an urgent need to improve capacity for evaluation and research of the effect of TBA training programs and other factors that influence women's use of ANC services...