Manju Rani

Summary

Affiliation: World Health Organization
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Individual-based primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in Cambodia and Mongolia: early identification and management of hypertension and diabetes mellitus
    Dugee Otgontuya
    Public Health Institute, Ministry of Health, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
    BMC Public Health 12:254. 2012
  2. pmc Systematic archiving and access to health research data: rationale, current status and way forward
    Manju Rani
    Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization, Corner Taft and UN Avenue, Manila 1000, Philippines
    Bull World Health Organ 90:932-9. 2012
  3. pmc A qualitative study of governance of evolving response to non-communicable diseases in low-and middle- income countries: current status, risks and options
    Manju Rani
    Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization, Manila, Philippines
    BMC Public Health 12:877. 2012
  4. pmc Rapid assessment of Hib disease burden in Vietnam
    Batmunkh Nyambat
    Division of Translational Research, International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, South Korea
    BMC Public Health 11:260. 2011
  5. pmc Evidence and rationale for the World Health Organization recommended standards for Japanese encephalitis surveillance
    Susan Hills
    PATH, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 9:214. 2009
  6. pmc Hepatitis B control by 2012 in the WHO Western Pacific Region: rationale and implications
    Manju Rani
    Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization, Manila, Philippines
    Bull World Health Organ 87:707-13. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Transitioning from clinical research to public health surveillance for new vaccine preventable diseases: the case for rotavirus gastroenteritis
    Manju Rani
    Expanded Program on Immunization, Western Pacific Regional Office, WHO, Manila, Philippines
    Vaccine 27:F7-11. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Attitudes toward wife beating: a cross-country study in Asia
    Manju Rani
    Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization
    J Interpers Violence 24:1371-97. 2009
  9. 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
  10. doi request reprint Incidence and correlates of 'catastrophic' maternal health care expenditure in India
    Sekhar Bonu
    South Asia Department, Asian Development Bank, 6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City, Manila, Philippines
    Health Policy Plan 24:445-56. 2009

Collaborators

  • Sekhar Bonu
  • Oliver Razum
  • Dugee Otgontuya
  • Batmunkh Nyambat
  • Susan Hills
  • Sophal Oum
  • Brian S Buckley
  • Enkhtuya Palam
  • Hien Anh Nguyen
  • Trinh Quynh Mai
  • Paul E Kilgore
  • Mary P E Slack
  • Duc Anh Dang
  • Pem Namgyal
  • Alya Dabbagh
  • Julie Jacobson
  • Anthony Marfin
  • Tom Solomon
  • Joachim Hombach
  • David Featherstone

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Individual-based primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in Cambodia and Mongolia: early identification and management of hypertension and diabetes mellitus
    Dugee Otgontuya
    Public Health Institute, Ministry of Health, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
    BMC Public Health 12:254. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Systematic archiving and access to health research data: rationale, current status and way forward
    Manju Rani
    Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization, Corner Taft and UN Avenue, Manila 1000, Philippines
    Bull World Health Organ 90:932-9. 2012
    ..Duplication of costs and effort could be avoided by collaboration between countries. In developing countries, interventions are required to build capacity in data management and analysis...
  3. pmc A qualitative study of governance of evolving response to non-communicable diseases in low-and middle- income countries: current status, risks and options
    Manju Rani
    Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization, Manila, Philippines
    BMC Public Health 12:877. 2012
    ..The organized response to NCD is in infancy in most LMICs with little evidence on how the response is evolving in terms of institutional arrangements and policy development processes...
  4. pmc Rapid assessment of Hib disease burden in Vietnam
    Batmunkh Nyambat
    Division of Translational Research, International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, South Korea
    BMC Public Health 11:260. 2011
    ..In Vietnam, we used the Hib RAT to estimate the burden of Hib pneumonia and meningitis prior to Hib vaccine introduction...
  5. pmc Evidence and rationale for the World Health Organization recommended standards for Japanese encephalitis surveillance
    Susan Hills
    PATH, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 9:214. 2009
    ..To aid acceptance of the Standards, we describe the process of development, provide the supporting evidence, and explain the rationale for the recommendations made in the document...
  6. pmc Hepatitis B control by 2012 in the WHO Western Pacific Region: rationale and implications
    Manju Rani
    Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization, Manila, Philippines
    Bull World Health Organ 87:707-13. 2009
    ..A similar approach may be relevant to countries in Africa and South Asia, that have a high hepatitis B disease burden faltering routine immunization and poor access to skilled delivery care...
  7. doi request reprint Transitioning from clinical research to public health surveillance for new vaccine preventable diseases: the case for rotavirus gastroenteritis
    Manju Rani
    Expanded Program on Immunization, Western Pacific Regional Office, WHO, Manila, Philippines
    Vaccine 27:F7-11. 2009
    ..However integration of these new surveillance strategies with existing VPDs surveillance may face several political, programmatic and technical challenges...
  8. doi request reprint Attitudes toward wife beating: a cross-country study in Asia
    Manju Rani
    Western Pacific Regional Office, World Health Organization
    J Interpers Violence 24:1371-97. 2009
    ..Men were significantly more likely to justify wife beating in Armenia, Nepal, and Turkey. Targeted proactive efforts are needed to change these norms, such as improving female literacy rates and other enabling factors...
  9. 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...
  10. doi request reprint Incidence and correlates of 'catastrophic' maternal health care expenditure in India
    Sekhar Bonu
    South Asia Department, Asian Development Bank, 6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City, Manila, Philippines
    Health Policy Plan 24:445-56. 2009
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Improving health research governance and management in the Western Pacific: A WHO Expert Consultation
    Manju Rani
    Senior Technical Officer Health Research Policy Western Pacific Regional Office World Health Organization Corner Taft and UN Avenue, Manila 1000, Philippines Director, Division of Health Sector Development Western Pacific Regional Office World Health Organization Corner Taft and UN Avenue, Manila 1000, Philippines Department of Surgery, Philippine General Hospital, University of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines
    J Evid Based Med 4:204-13. 2011
    ..The consultation also concluded that the costs of performing these functions are legitimate and necessary research costs that must be shouldered by research funding organizations...
  12. 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...