Cynthia Boschi-Pinto

Summary

Affiliation: World Health Organization
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Estimating child mortality due to diarrhoea in developing countries
    Cynthia Boschi-Pinto
    Child and Adolescent Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 86:710-7. 2008
  2. pmc Diarrhea incidence in low- and middle-income countries in 1990 and 2010: a systematic review
    Christa L Fischer Walker
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of International Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:220. 2012
  3. pmc Global and regional estimates of cancer mortality and incidence by site: II. Results for the global burden of disease 2000
    Kenji Shibuya
    Global Program on Evidence for Health Policy, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Cancer 2:37. 2002
  4. pmc Limited progress in increasing coverage of neonatal and child-health interventions in Africa and Asia
    Cynthia Boschi-Pinto
    Newborn and Child Health and Development Team, Department of Child and Adolescent Health and Development, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:755-62. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimates of world-wide distribution of child deaths from acute respiratory infections
    Brian G Williams
    World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, Geneva 27, CH 1211, Switzerland
    Lancet Infect Dis 2:25-32. 2002
  6. pmc Reducing inequities in neonatal mortality through adequate supply of health workers: evidence from newborn health in Brazil
    Angelica Sousa
    Department for Health Systems Policies and Workforce, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 8:e74772. 2013
  7. pmc Global and regional estimates of cancer mortality and incidence by site: I. Application of regional cancer survival model to estimate cancer mortality distribution by site
    Colin D Mathers
    Global Programme on Evidence for Health Policy, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Cancer 2:36. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint WHO estimates of the causes of death in children
    Jennifer Bryce
    WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 365:1147-52. 2005

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Estimating child mortality due to diarrhoea in developing countries
    Cynthia Boschi-Pinto
    Child and Adolescent Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 86:710-7. 2008
    ..The major objective of this study is to provide estimates of diarrhoea mortality at country, regional and global level by employing the Child Health Epidemiology Reference Group (CHERG) standard...
  2. pmc Diarrhea incidence in low- and middle-income countries in 1990 and 2010: a systematic review
    Christa L Fischer Walker
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of International Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:220. 2012
    ..We conducted a systematic literature review to identify cohort studies that sought to quantify diarrhea incidence among any age group of children 0-59 mo of age...
  3. pmc Global and regional estimates of cancer mortality and incidence by site: II. Results for the global burden of disease 2000
    Kenji Shibuya
    Global Program on Evidence for Health Policy, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Cancer 2:37. 2002
    ..We present the detailed estimates of mortality and incidence by site as the basis for the future estimation of cancer burden for the Global Burden of Disease 2000 study...
  4. pmc Limited progress in increasing coverage of neonatal and child-health interventions in Africa and Asia
    Cynthia Boschi-Pinto
    Newborn and Child Health and Development Team, Department of Child and Adolescent Health and Development, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:755-62. 2009
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  5. ncbi request reprint Estimates of world-wide distribution of child deaths from acute respiratory infections
    Brian G Williams
    World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, Geneva 27, CH 1211, Switzerland
    Lancet Infect Dis 2:25-32. 2002
    ..This analysis suggests that throughout the world 1.9 million (95% CI 1.6-2.2 million) children died from ARI in 2000, 70% of them in Africa and southeast Asia...
  6. pmc Reducing inequities in neonatal mortality through adequate supply of health workers: evidence from newborn health in Brazil
    Angelica Sousa
    Department for Health Systems Policies and Workforce, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 8:e74772. 2013
    ..Using the case of Brazil, we investigate the extent to which policies and interventions seeking to increase the accessibility of health services among the poor have been effective in decreasing neonatal mortality...
  7. pmc Global and regional estimates of cancer mortality and incidence by site: I. Application of regional cancer survival model to estimate cancer mortality distribution by site
    Colin D Mathers
    Global Programme on Evidence for Health Policy, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Cancer 2:36. 2002
    ..For regions where information on the distribution of cancer deaths is not available, a site-specific survival model was developed to estimate the distribution of cancer deaths by site...
  8. ncbi request reprint WHO estimates of the causes of death in children
    Jennifer Bryce
    WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 365:1147-52. 2005
    ..Child survival efforts can be effective only if they are based on accurate information about causes of deaths. Here, we report on a 4-year effort by WHO to improve the accuracy of this information...