Helle Samuelsen

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Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc Do health systems delay the treatment of poor children? A qualitative study of child deaths in rural Tanzania
    Helle Samuelsen
    Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Copenhagen, DK 1353, Denmark
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:67. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Social and cultural aspects of HIV and AIDS in West Africa: a narrative review of qualitative research
    Helle Samuelsen
    Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    SAHARA J 9:64-73. 2012
  3. pmc Perspectives on child diarrhoea management and health service use among ethnic minority caregivers in Vietnam
    Thilde Rheinländer
    Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 11:690. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Hygiene and sanitation among ethnic minorities in Northern Vietnam: does government promotion match community priorities?
    Thilde Rheinländer
    Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Oster Farigmagsgade 5A, Entrance P, 1353 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Soc Sci Med 71:994-1001. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Love, lifestyles and the risk of AIDS: the moral worlds of young people in Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
    Helle Samuelsen
    Department of International Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cult Health Sex 8:211-24. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The fear of awful smell: risk perceptions among farmers in Vietnam using wastewater and human excreta in agriculture
    Line G Knudsen
    Department of International Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 39:341-52. 2008
  7. pmc Early home-based recognition of anaemia via general danger signs, in young children, in a malaria endemic community in north-east Tanzania
    Frank M Ringsted
    Department of International Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, 5, Øster Farimagsgade, DK 1410 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Malar J 5:111. 2006
  8. pmc Keeping up appearances: perceptions of street food safety in urban Kumasi, Ghana
    Thilde Rheinländer
    Department for International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, P O Box 2099, 1014, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Urban Health 85:952-64. 2008

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Publications8

  1. pmc Do health systems delay the treatment of poor children? A qualitative study of child deaths in rural Tanzania
    Helle Samuelsen
    Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Copenhagen, DK 1353, Denmark
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:67. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Social and cultural aspects of HIV and AIDS in West Africa: a narrative review of qualitative research
    Helle Samuelsen
    Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    SAHARA J 9:64-73. 2012
    ..Also, more research is needed on men and their exposure to HIV/AIDS, as well as on the role of concurrent partnership in the spread of HIV...
  3. pmc Perspectives on child diarrhoea management and health service use among ethnic minority caregivers in Vietnam
    Thilde Rheinländer
    Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 11:690. 2011
    ..This study investigates treatment seeking strategies for child diarrhoea among ethnic minority caregivers in Northern Vietnam in order to suggest improvements to health services for EMGs and other vulnerable groups...
  4. doi request reprint Hygiene and sanitation among ethnic minorities in Northern Vietnam: does government promotion match community priorities?
    Thilde Rheinländer
    Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Oster Farigmagsgade 5A, Entrance P, 1353 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Soc Sci Med 71:994-1001. 2010
    ..Finally, interventions should focus on hygiene "software"--promoting hygiene behaviour changes known to effectively prevent hygiene related diseases...
  5. ncbi request reprint Love, lifestyles and the risk of AIDS: the moral worlds of young people in Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
    Helle Samuelsen
    Department of International Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cult Health Sex 8:211-24. 2006
    ..In order to cope with these uncertainties and contingencies, local discourses of trust and fidelity become extremely important and to most young people HIV prevention is synonymous with finding a faithful partner and/or using condoms...
  6. ncbi request reprint The fear of awful smell: risk perceptions among farmers in Vietnam using wastewater and human excreta in agriculture
    Line G Knudsen
    Department of International Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 39:341-52. 2008
    ..Farmers mainly considered hygiene and health as women's issues. Men's responsibility for the health and hygiene of the family should therefore be emphasized...
  7. pmc Early home-based recognition of anaemia via general danger signs, in young children, in a malaria endemic community in north-east Tanzania
    Frank M Ringsted
    Department of International Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, 5, Øster Farimagsgade, DK 1410 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Malar J 5:111. 2006
    ..Anaemia is difficult to recognize clinically, even by health workers...
  8. pmc Keeping up appearances: perceptions of street food safety in urban Kumasi, Ghana
    Thilde Rheinländer
    Department for International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, P O Box 2099, 1014, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Urban Health 85:952-64. 2008
    ..Neglected aspects of food safety, such as good hand hygiene and cleanliness of kitchen facilities, should be emphasized. Local vendor networks can be an effective point of entry for future food hygiene promotion initiatives...