K Kahn

Summary

Affiliation: University of the Witwatersrand
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi Who dies from what? Determining cause of death in South Africa's rural north-east
    K Kahn
    Health Systems Development Unit, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 4:433-41. 1999
  2. ncbi Validation and application of verbal autopsies in a rural area of South Africa
    K Kahn
    Health Systems Development Unit, Department of Community Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 5:824-31. 2000
  3. ncbi Undiagnosed pulmonary tuberculosis deaths in rural South Africa
    P M Pronyk
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Acornhoek, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:796-9. 2004

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Publications3

  1. ncbi Who dies from what? Determining cause of death in South Africa's rural north-east
    K Kahn
    Health Systems Development Unit, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 4:433-41. 1999
    ..A deeper understanding of the causal factors underlying these critical health problems is needed to strengthen policy and better target interventions...
  2. ncbi Validation and application of verbal autopsies in a rural area of South Africa
    K Kahn
    Health Systems Development Unit, Department of Community Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 5:824-31. 2000
    ..To validate the causes of death determined with a single verbal autopsy instrument covering all age groups in the Agincourt subdistrict of rural South Africa...
  3. ncbi Undiagnosed pulmonary tuberculosis deaths in rural South Africa
    P M Pronyk
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Acornhoek, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:796-9. 2004
    ..As most undiagnosed cases present to the health service at some point during their illness, intervention strategies to support early diagnosis at this level can only be re-emphasised by this work...