Chima A Onoka

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Publications

  1. pmc Viewing health expenditures, payment and coping mechanisms with an equity lens in Nigeria
    Oforbuike Ewelukwa
    Health Policy Research Group, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu, Nigeria
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:87. 2013
  2. pmc Promoting universal financial protection: constraints and enabling factors in scaling-up coverage with social health insurance in Nigeria
    Chima A Onoka
    Health Policy Research Group, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu PMB 01129, Enugu, Nigeria
    Health Res Policy Syst 11:20. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Examining catastrophic health expenditures at variable thresholds using household consumption expenditure diaries
    Chima A Onoka
    Health Policy Research Group, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu, Nigeria
    Trop Med Int Health 16:1334-41. 2011
  4. pmc Sub-optimal delivery of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in pregnancy in Nigeria: influence of provider factors
    Chima A Onoka
    Health Policy Research Group, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Enugu, Nigeria
    Malar J 11:317. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Retention and loss to follow-up in antiretroviral treatment programmes in southeast Nigeria
    C A Onoka
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Pathog Glob Health 106:46-54. 2012
  6. pmc Low coverage of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in pregnancy in Nigeria: demand-side influences
    Chima A Onoka
    Health Policy Research Group, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Nigeria
    Malar J 11:82. 2012
  7. pmc Preferences for benefit packages for community-based health insurance: an exploratory study in Nigeria
    Obinna Onwujekwe
    Health Policy Research Group, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Enugu
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:162. 2010
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of rapid diagnostic test, microscopy and syndromic approach in the diagnosis of malaria in Nigeria: implications for scaling-up deployment of ACT
    Benjamin S C Uzochukwu
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Nigeria, Nigeria
    Malar J 8:265. 2009
  9. pmc Investigating determinants of out-of-pocket spending and strategies for coping with payments for healthcare in southeast Nigeria
    Obinna E Onwujekwe
    Department of Health Administration and Management, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu, Nigeria
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:67. 2010
  10. pmc Rural-urban differences in maternal responses to childhood fever in South East Nigeria
    Benjamin S C Uzochukwu
    Department of Community Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu, Nigeria
    PLoS ONE 3:e1788. 2008

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Publications10

  1. pmc Viewing health expenditures, payment and coping mechanisms with an equity lens in Nigeria
    Oforbuike Ewelukwa
    Health Policy Research Group, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu, Nigeria
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:87. 2013
    ..It shows the extent to which the poor and rural dwellers disproportionally bear the burden of health care costs and offers policy recommendations for improvements...
  2. pmc Promoting universal financial protection: constraints and enabling factors in scaling-up coverage with social health insurance in Nigeria
    Chima A Onoka
    Health Policy Research Group, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu PMB 01129, Enugu, Nigeria
    Health Res Policy Syst 11:20. 2013
    ..This study aimed to understand why different state (sub-national) governments decided whether or not to adopt the FSSHIP for their employees...
  3. doi request reprint Examining catastrophic health expenditures at variable thresholds using household consumption expenditure diaries
    Chima A Onoka
    Health Policy Research Group, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu, Nigeria
    Trop Med Int Health 16:1334-41. 2011
    ..Using uniform thresholds and a set of variable threshold levels, this study examined the incidence of catastrophe amongst households of different socio-economic status (SES) quintiles...
  4. pmc Sub-optimal delivery of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in pregnancy in Nigeria: influence of provider factors
    Chima A Onoka
    Health Policy Research Group, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Enugu, Nigeria
    Malar J 11:317. 2012
    ..This paper presents information on provider factors that affect the delivery of IPTp in Nigeria...
  5. doi request reprint Retention and loss to follow-up in antiretroviral treatment programmes in southeast Nigeria
    C A Onoka
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    Pathog Glob Health 106:46-54. 2012
    ..This study generated new information about the outcomes of patients enrolled in antiretroviral treatment programmes, as well as the true outcomes of those lost to follow-up (LTF)...
  6. pmc Low coverage of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in pregnancy in Nigeria: demand-side influences
    Chima A Onoka
    Health Policy Research Group, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Nigeria
    Malar J 11:82. 2012
    ..Nigeria instituted intermittent preventive treatment for malaria (IPTp) using sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine (SP) for pregnant women in 2001, but coverage remains low. This study examined the influence of demand side factors on IPTp coverage...
  7. pmc Preferences for benefit packages for community-based health insurance: an exploratory study in Nigeria
    Obinna Onwujekwe
    Health Policy Research Group, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Enugu
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:162. 2010
    ..Hence, this paper provides an understanding of the preferred benefit packages by different economic status groups as well as urban and rural dwellers for CBHI in Southeast Nigeria...
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of rapid diagnostic test, microscopy and syndromic approach in the diagnosis of malaria in Nigeria: implications for scaling-up deployment of ACT
    Benjamin S C Uzochukwu
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Nigeria, Nigeria
    Malar J 8:265. 2009
    ..The study hence compares the cost-effectiveness of RDT versus syndromic diagnosis and microscopy...
  9. pmc Investigating determinants of out-of-pocket spending and strategies for coping with payments for healthcare in southeast Nigeria
    Obinna E Onwujekwe
    Department of Health Administration and Management, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu, Nigeria
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:67. 2010
    ..This paper provides information that would be required to improve financial accessibility and equity in financing within the public health care system...
  10. pmc Rural-urban differences in maternal responses to childhood fever in South East Nigeria
    Benjamin S C Uzochukwu
    Department of Community Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu, Nigeria
    PLoS ONE 3:e1788. 2008
    ..This study was undertaken to compare maternal responses to childhood fever in urban and rural areas of Enugu, south east Nigeria...