Manju Rani

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Differentials in the quality of antenatal care in India
    Manju Rani
    Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization, Manila, Philippines
    Int J Qual Health Care 20:62-71. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Rural Indian women's care-seeking behavior and choice of provider for gynecological symptoms
    Manju Rani
    Social Welfare Department, Indian Administrative Services, Government of Rajasthan, India
    Stud Fam Plann 34:173-85. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial context of young adult sexual behavior in Nicaragua: looking through the gender lens
    Manju Rani
    Center for Communications Programs, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 29:174-81. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint The impact of the national polio immunization campaign on levels and equity in immunization coverage: evidence from rural North India
    Sekhar Bonu
    Indian Administrative Service, Government of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India
    Soc Sci Med 57:1807-19. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Using willingness to pay to investigate regressiveness of user fees in health facilities in Tanzania
    Sekhar Bonu
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Policy Plan 18:370-82. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Household tobacco and alcohol use, and child health: an exploratory study from India
    Sekhar Bonu
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Policy 70:67-83. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Global public health mandates in a diverse world: the polio eradication initiative and the expanded programme on immunization in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia
    Sekhar Bonu
    Asian Development Bank, Manila, Philippines
    Health Policy 70:327-45. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint An empirical investigation of attitudes towards wife-beating among men and women in seven sub-Saharan African countries
    Manju Rani
    Afr J Reprod Health 8:116-36. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Does use of tobacco or alcohol contribute to impoverishment from hospitalization costs in India?
    Sekhar Bonu
    South Asian Regional Department, Asian Development Bank, PO Box 789, 0980 Manila, Philippines
    Health Policy Plan 20:41-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Exploring the socioeconomic dimension of adolescent reproductive health: a multicountry analysis
    Manju Rani
    Expanded Program of Immunization, Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization, Manila
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 30:110-7. 2004

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Differentials in the quality of antenatal care in India
    Manju Rani
    Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization, Manila, Philippines
    Int J Qual Health Care 20:62-71. 2008
    ..To investigate the socio-economic differentials in the quality (clinical and interpersonal) of antenatal care and also the correlation between differentials in the quality and utilization of antenatal care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Rural Indian women's care-seeking behavior and choice of provider for gynecological symptoms
    Manju Rani
    Social Welfare Department, Indian Administrative Services, Government of Rajasthan, India
    Stud Fam Plann 34:173-85. 2003
    ..The predominance of use of private services for self-perceived gynecological morbidity warrants the inclusion of private providers in the national reproductive health strategy to enhance its effectiveness...
  3. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial context of young adult sexual behavior in Nicaragua: looking through the gender lens
    Manju Rani
    Center for Communications Programs, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 29:174-81. 2003
    ..Understanding the nature and magnitude of gender differences in sexual norms among young adults in Nicaragua, and how these differences affect sexual behavior, is important for the design of reproductive health programs...
  4. ncbi request reprint The impact of the national polio immunization campaign on levels and equity in immunization coverage: evidence from rural North India
    Sekhar Bonu
    Indian Administrative Service, Government of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India
    Soc Sci Med 57:1807-19. 2003
    ..However, moderate success of the polio campaign in reducing social inequities in polio coverage may offer valuable insights into the routine health systems for addressing persistent social inequities in access to health care...
  5. ncbi request reprint Using willingness to pay to investigate regressiveness of user fees in health facilities in Tanzania
    Sekhar Bonu
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Policy Plan 18:370-82. 2003
    ..The findings of the study have policy implications for the Tanzanian government's recent attempts to expand cost-sharing through community health funds at lower-level health facilities, being introduced since 1998...
  6. ncbi request reprint Household tobacco and alcohol use, and child health: an exploratory study from India
    Sekhar Bonu
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Policy 70:67-83. 2004
    ..Policies and programs for child survival may also need to incorporate strategies to control household tobacco and alcohol use in addition to other ongoing interventions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Global public health mandates in a diverse world: the polio eradication initiative and the expanded programme on immunization in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia
    Sekhar Bonu
    Asian Development Bank, Manila, Philippines
    Health Policy 70:327-45. 2004
    ..We investigated whether today's EPIs are ensuring universal and equitable vaccine coverage; and whether the removal of extra inputs associated with the implementation of NIDs is likely to affect EPI coverage and equity...
  8. ncbi request reprint An empirical investigation of attitudes towards wife-beating among men and women in seven sub-Saharan African countries
    Manju Rani
    Afr J Reprod Health 8:116-36. 2004
    ..Proactive measures may be required to change attitudes towards wife-beating among both men and women...
  9. ncbi request reprint Does use of tobacco or alcohol contribute to impoverishment from hospitalization costs in India?
    Sekhar Bonu
    South Asian Regional Department, Asian Development Bank, PO Box 789, 0980 Manila, Philippines
    Health Policy Plan 20:41-9. 2005
    ..It might be necessary to include strategies for control of tobacco and alcohol in the larger framework of poverty reduction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Exploring the socioeconomic dimension of adolescent reproductive health: a multicountry analysis
    Manju Rani
    Expanded Program of Immunization, Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization, Manila
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 30:110-7. 2004
    ..The design and evaluation of adolescent health programs rarely account for socioeconomic differences in reproductive health needs and service utilization among young women in developing countries...