Miguel San Sebastian

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Adolescent pregnancies and girls' sexual and reproductive rights in the amazon basin of Ecuador: an analysis of providers' and policy makers' discourses
    Isabel Goicolea
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 10:12. 2010
  2. pmc Determinants of antenatal and delivery care utilization in Tigray region, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
    Yalem Tsegay
    Department of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia
    Int J Equity Health 12:30. 2013
  3. pmc The impact of primary healthcare in reducing inequalities in child health outcomes, Bogotá-Colombia: an ecological analysis
    Paola A Mosquera
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Equity Health 11:66. 2012
  4. pmc How do primary health care teams learn to integrate intimate partner violence (IPV) management? A realist evaluation protocol
    Isabel Goicolea
    Unit of Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Implement Sci 8:36. 2013
  5. pmc Easier said than done: challenges of applying the Ecohealth approach to the study on heavy metals exposure among indigenous communities of the Peruvian Amazon
    Cynthia Anticona
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, SE 901 85, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:437. 2013
  6. pmc Making pragmatic choices: women's experiences of delivery care in Northern Ethiopia
    Tesfay Gebrehiwot
    Department of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:113. 2012
  7. pmc Primary health care contribution to improve health outcomes in Bogota-Colombia: a longitudinal ecological analysis
    Paola A Mosquera
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 13:84. 2012
  8. pmc Factors affecting the use of maternal health services in Madhya Pradesh state of India: a multilevel analysis
    Tej Ram Jat
    United Nations Population Fund, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 462013, India
    Int J Equity Health 10:59. 2011
  9. pmc Testing the WHO responsiveness concept in the Iranian mental healthcare system: a qualitative study of service users
    Ameneh Setareh Forouzan
    Social Determinants of Health Research Centre, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:325. 2011
  10. pmc Adherence to a six-dose regimen of artemether-lumefantrine among uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum patients in the Tigray Region, Ethiopia
    Hailemariam Lemma
    Tigray Health Bureau, Mekelle, Ethiopia
    Malar J 10:349. 2011

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Publications32

  1. pmc Adolescent pregnancies and girls' sexual and reproductive rights in the amazon basin of Ecuador: an analysis of providers' and policy makers' discourses
    Isabel Goicolea
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 10:12. 2010
    ....
  2. pmc Determinants of antenatal and delivery care utilization in Tigray region, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
    Yalem Tsegay
    Department of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia
    Int J Equity Health 12:30. 2013
    ..This study aims to determine the prevalence of maternal health care utilisation and explore its determinants among rural women aged 15-49 years in Tigray, Ethiopia...
  3. pmc The impact of primary healthcare in reducing inequalities in child health outcomes, Bogotá-Colombia: an ecological analysis
    Paola A Mosquera
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Equity Health 11:66. 2012
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the contribution of the PHC strategy to reducing inequalities in child health outcomes in Bogotá...
  4. pmc How do primary health care teams learn to integrate intimate partner violence (IPV) management? A realist evaluation protocol
    Isabel Goicolea
    Unit of Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Implement Sci 8:36. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Easier said than done: challenges of applying the Ecohealth approach to the study on heavy metals exposure among indigenous communities of the Peruvian Amazon
    Cynthia Anticona
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, SE 901 85, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:437. 2013
    ..CHALLENGES: Challenges were grouped into four themes: (1) building trust; (2) one partnership, many stakeholders, multiple agendas; (3) being a researcher; and (4) communicating complex and unexpected findings...
  6. pmc Making pragmatic choices: women's experiences of delivery care in Northern Ethiopia
    Tesfay Gebrehiwot
    Department of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:113. 2012
    ..This study explores women's experiences and perceptions regarding delivery care in Tigray, a northern region of Ethiopia, and enables us to make suggestions for better implementation of maternal health care services in this setting...
  7. pmc Primary health care contribution to improve health outcomes in Bogota-Colombia: a longitudinal ecological analysis
    Paola A Mosquera
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 13:84. 2012
    ..This study aims to analyse the contribution of the PHC strategy to the improvement of health outcomes controlling for socioeconomic variables...
  8. pmc Factors affecting the use of maternal health services in Madhya Pradesh state of India: a multilevel analysis
    Tej Ram Jat
    United Nations Population Fund, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 462013, India
    Int J Equity Health 10:59. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  9. pmc Testing the WHO responsiveness concept in the Iranian mental healthcare system: a qualitative study of service users
    Ameneh Setareh Forouzan
    Social Determinants of Health Research Centre, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:325. 2011
    ..This study aimed to assess if the WHO responsiveness concept reflected the non-medical expectations of mental healthcare users in Teheran...
  10. pmc Adherence to a six-dose regimen of artemether-lumefantrine among uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum patients in the Tigray Region, Ethiopia
    Hailemariam Lemma
    Tigray Health Bureau, Mekelle, Ethiopia
    Malar J 10:349. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to measure patient adherence levels to the six-dose AL regimen for the treatment of uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria and to identify its determinant factors in rural areas of the Tigray region, Ethiopia..
  11. pmc Unintended pregnancy in the amazon basin of Ecuador: a multilevel analysis
    Isabel Goicolea
    Umeå International School of Public Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, SE 90185, Sweden
    Int J Equity Health 9:14. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the influence of contextual and individual factors on unintended pregnancies in the Amazon Basin of Ecuador...
  12. pmc Implementing accountability for reasonableness framework at district level in Tanzania: a realist evaluation
    Stephen Maluka
    Institute of Development Studies, University of Dar es Salaam, P O Box 35169 Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
    Implement Sci 6:11. 2011
    ....
  13. pmc Cost-effectiveness of three malaria treatment strategies in rural Tigray, Ethiopia where both Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax co-dominate
    Hailemariam Lemma
    Tigray Health Bureau, P, O, Box 7, Mekelle, Ethiopia
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 9:2. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  14. pmc Assessing the accessibility of HIV care packages among tuberculosis patients in the Northwest Region, Cameroon
    Nwarbébé Barnabas Njozing
    St Mary Soledad Catholic Hospital, Mankon, Bamenda, PO Box 157, Cameroon
    BMC Public Health 10:129. 2010
    ..We assessed the uptake of provider-initiated testing and counselling (PITC), antiretroviral (ART) and co-trimoxazole preventive therapies (CPT) among TB patients in the Northwest Region, Cameroon...
  15. pmc "If the patients decide not to tell what can we do?"- TB/HIV counsellors' dilemma on partner notification for HIV
    Barnabas N Njozing
    St, Mary Soledad Catholic Hospital, Mankon, Bamenda, P, O, Box 157, Cameroon
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 11:6. 2011
    ..This study aimed to explore tuberculosis (TB)/HIV counsellors' perspectives regarding confidentiality and partner notification...
  16. pmc Voices from the frontline: counsellors' perspectives on TB/HIV collaborative activities in the Northwest Region, Cameroon
    Barnabas N Njozing
    St, Mary Soledad Catholic Hospital, Mankon, Bamenda, PO Box 157, Cameroon
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:328. 2011
    ..This policy was subsequently adopted by the national TB and HIV programmes in Cameroon with TB and HIV nurses/counsellors acting as frontline implementers of the collaborative activities in the 10 regions of the country...
  17. pmc Improving district level health planning and priority setting in Tanzania through implementing accountability for reasonableness framework: Perceptions of stakeholders
    Stephen Maluka
    Institute of Development Studies, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:322. 2010
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Oil exploitation in the Amazon basin of Ecuador: a public health emergency
    Miguel San Sebastian
    Umea University, Umeå International School of Public Health, Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea, Sweden
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 15:205-11. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Oil development and health in the Amazon basin of Ecuador: the popular epidemiology process
    Miguel San Sebastian
    Umeå International School of Public Health, Epidemiology and Public Health Sciences, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, 90185, SE Umeå, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 60:799-807. 2005
    ..Popular epidemiology is an essential approach for public health researchers to reaffirm their roots in improving public health as a primary value...
  20. ncbi request reprint Moving on from NAFTA to the FTAA?: the impact of trade agreements on social and health conditions in the Americas
    Miguel San Sebastian
    Instituto de Epidemiología y Salud Comunitaria Manuel Amunárriz, Coca, Orellana, Ecuador
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 16:272-8. 2004
  21. ncbi request reprint Cancer among indigenous people in the Amazon Basin of Ecuador, 1985-2000
    Miguel San Sebastian
    Instituto de Epidemiología y Salud Comunitaria Manuel Amunárriz, Coca, Orellana, Ecuador
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 16:328-33. 2004
    ..To provide some of the first data on cancer incidence among indigenous people in the Amazon basin of Ecuador, and to compare that incidence with the level found among nonindigenous persons living in that same area...
  22. ncbi request reprint [The People's Health Movement: health for all now]
    Miguel San Sebastian
    Epidemiology and Public Health Science, Umeå International School of Public Health, University of Umea, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 18:45-9. 2005
    ..The objective of the People's Health Movement is to help to reach the Millennium Development Goals and to smooth the path toward attaining health for all, in Latin America and the Caribbean as well as in the rest of the world...
  23. ncbi request reprint Is trade liberalization of services the best strategy to achieve health-related Millennium Development Goals in Latin America? A call for caution
    Miguel San Sebastian
    Umeå International School of Public Health, Epidemiology and Public Health Sciences, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 20:341-6. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Review of health research on indigenous populations in Latin America, 1995-2004
    Miguel San Sebastian
    Umeå International School of Public Health, Umea University, Sweden
    Salud Publica Mex 49:316-20. 2007
    ..Material and methods. The search strategy was purposely broad to ensure the identification of all relevant studies indexed in the PubMed and Lilacs databases...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is GATS a concern for the Swedish healthcare system?
    Miguel San Sebastian
    Umeå International School of Public Health, Epidemiology and Public Health Sciences, Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 35:666-9. 2007
  26. pmc Efficiency of the health extension programme in Tigray, Ethiopia: a data envelopment analysis
    Miguel San Sebastian
    Umeå International School of Public Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 10:16. 2010
    ..Using a data envelopment analysis this study aimed at (i) to estimate the technical efficiency of a sample of health posts in rural Tigray, ii) to identify those factors which might be explaining the efficiency results...
  27. doi request reprint Decentralization and health care prioritization process in Tanzania: from national rhetoric to local reality
    Stephen Oswald Maluka
    Umeå International School of Public Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Health Plann Manage 26:e102-120. 2011
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Incidence of childhood leukemia and oil exploitation in the Amazon basin of Ecuador
    Anna Karin Hurtig
    Instituto de Epidemiología y Salud Comunitaria Manuel Amunárriz, Apdo 17 10 7410, Quito, Ecuador
    Int J Occup Environ Health 10:245-50. 2004
    ..Study results are compatible with a relationship between childhood leukemia incidence and living in the proximity of oil fields in the Ecuadorian Amazon...
  29. pmc 'It's the sense of responsibility that keeps you going': stories and experiences of participation from rural community health workers in Guatemala
    Ana Lorena Ruano
    Division of Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, SE 901 85, Umea, Sweden
    Arch Public Health 70:18. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  30. doi request reprint Lead exposure in indigenous communities of the Amazon basin, Peru
    Cynthia Anticona
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health Umea University, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 215:59-63. 2011
    ..Pb levels in environmental samples were below the maximum permissible levels. The sources of exposure could not be identified. Elevated levels of Pb in the oil-non-exposed community pointed out at other sources not yet clarified...
  31. ncbi request reprint Dental caries in 6-12-year-old indigenous and non-indigenous schoolchildren in the Amazon basin of Ecuador
    Widman Medina
    Instituto de Epidemiología y Salud Comunitaria Manuel Amunárriz, Quito, Ecuador
    Braz Dent J 19:83-6. 2008
    ..The data of indigenous children suggest adoption of a non-traditional diet. An appropriate oral health response based primarily on prevention and health promotion is needed...
  32. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for pregnancy among adolescent girls in Ecuador's Amazon basin: a case-control study
    Isabel Goicolea
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Public Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 26:221-8. 2009
    ..To examine risk factors for pregnancy among adolescent girls in the Amazon basin of Ecuador...