Jané Joubert

Summary

Affiliation: Medical Research Council
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of disease attributable to excess body weight in South Africa in 2000
    Jané Joubert
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:683-90. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of disease attributable to physical inactivity in South Africa in 2000
    Jané Joubert
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:725-31. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Provincial mortality in South Africa, 2000--priority-setting for now and a benchmark for the future
    Debbie Bradshaw
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South Africa, Tygerberg, W Cape
    S Afr Med J 95:496-503. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparative risk assessment for South Africa in 2000: towards promoting health and preventing disease
    Rosana Norman
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:637-41. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Strengthening public health in South Africa: building a stronger evidence base for improving the health of the nation
    Debbie Bradshaw
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South African, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:643-9. 2007
  6. pmc Characteristics, availability and uses of vital registration and other mortality data sources in post-democracy South Africa
    Jané Joubert
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Glob Health Action 5:1-19. 2012

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of disease attributable to excess body weight in South Africa in 2000
    Jané Joubert
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:683-90. 2007
    ..To estimate the burden of disease attributable to excess body weight using the body mass index (BMI), by age and sex, in South Africa in 2000...
  2. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of disease attributable to physical inactivity in South Africa in 2000
    Jané Joubert
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:725-31. 2007
    ..To quantify the burden of disease attributable to physical inactivity in persons 15 years or older, by age group and sex, in South Africa for 2000...
  3. ncbi request reprint Provincial mortality in South Africa, 2000--priority-setting for now and a benchmark for the future
    Debbie Bradshaw
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South Africa, Tygerberg, W Cape
    S Afr Med J 95:496-503. 2005
    ..Cause-of-death statistics are an essential component of health information. Despite improvements, underregistration and misclassification of causes make it difficult to interpret the official death statistics...
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparative risk assessment for South Africa in 2000: towards promoting health and preventing disease
    Rosana Norman
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:637-41. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Strengthening public health in South Africa: building a stronger evidence base for improving the health of the nation
    Debbie Bradshaw
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South African, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:643-9. 2007
  6. pmc Characteristics, availability and uses of vital registration and other mortality data sources in post-democracy South Africa
    Jané Joubert
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Glob Health Action 5:1-19. 2012
    ..However, more can and must be done to improve mortality measurement by improving data quality, triangulating data, and expanding analytic capacity. Cause data, in particular, must be improved...