Rifat Ali Atun

Summary

Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of investment in malaria control on child mortality in sub-Saharan Africa in 2002-2008
    Yoko Akachi
    Strategy, Performance and Evaluation Cluster, The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 6:e21309. 2011
  2. pmc Funding for malaria control 2006-2010: a comprehensive global assessment
    David M Pigott
    Department of Zoology, Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 11:246. 2012
  3. pmc Global health initiative investments and health systems strengthening: a content analysis of global fund investments
    Ashley E Warren
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, 4002, Basel, Switzerland
    Global Health 9:30. 2013
  4. pmc Emergence of multilateral proto-institutions in global health and new approaches to governance: analysis using path dependency and institutional theory
    Eduardo J Gómez
    Department of Public Policy and Administration, Rutgers University, 401 Cooper Street, Camden, NJ 08102, US
    Global Health 9:18. 2013
  5. doi Universal health coverage in Turkey: enhancement of equity
    Rifat Atun
    Imperial College London, London, UK
    Lancet 382:65-99. 2013
  6. doi Innovative financing for health: what is truly innovative?
    Rifat Atun
    The Business School and Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, UK
    Lancet 380:2044-9. 2012
  7. pmc The Directly Observed Therapy Short-Course (DOTS) strategy in Samara Oblast, Russian Federation
    Y Balabanova
    HPA Mycobacterium Reference Unit, Clinical TB and HIV Group, St Bartholomew and Queen Mary School of Medicine, London E1 2AT, UK
    Respir Res 7:44. 2006
  8. doi Health-system strengthening and tuberculosis control
    Rifat Atun
    Imperial College Business School, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Lancet 375:2169-78. 2010
  9. pmc Integration of priority population, health and nutrition interventions into health systems: systematic review
    Rifat Atun
    Imperial College Business School, South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:780. 2011
  10. doi A systematic review of the evidence on integration of targeted health interventions into health systems
    Rifat Atun
    Imperial College Business School, Imperial College London, London SW7, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:1-14. 2010

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Publications25

  1. pmc Effect of investment in malaria control on child mortality in sub-Saharan Africa in 2002-2008
    Yoko Akachi
    Strategy, Performance and Evaluation Cluster, The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 6:e21309. 2011
    ....
  2. pmc Funding for malaria control 2006-2010: a comprehensive global assessment
    David M Pigott
    Department of Zoology, Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 11:246. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Global health initiative investments and health systems strengthening: a content analysis of global fund investments
    Ashley E Warren
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, 4002, Basel, Switzerland
    Global Health 9:30. 2013
    ..Such funding can be channelled to one or more of the health system building blocks while targeting disease(s) or explicitly to system-wide activities...
  4. pmc Emergence of multilateral proto-institutions in global health and new approaches to governance: analysis using path dependency and institutional theory
    Eduardo J Gómez
    Department of Public Policy and Administration, Rutgers University, 401 Cooper Street, Camden, NJ 08102, US
    Global Health 9:18. 2013
    ....
  5. doi Universal health coverage in Turkey: enhancement of equity
    Rifat Atun
    Imperial College London, London, UK
    Lancet 382:65-99. 2013
    ....
  6. doi Innovative financing for health: what is truly innovative?
    Rifat Atun
    The Business School and Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, UK
    Lancet 380:2044-9. 2012
    ..The lessons learnt from these mechanisms can be used to develop and expand innovative financing from international sources to address health needs in low-income and middle-income countries...
  7. pmc The Directly Observed Therapy Short-Course (DOTS) strategy in Samara Oblast, Russian Federation
    Y Balabanova
    HPA Mycobacterium Reference Unit, Clinical TB and HIV Group, St Bartholomew and Queen Mary School of Medicine, London E1 2AT, UK
    Respir Res 7:44. 2006
    ....
  8. doi Health-system strengthening and tuberculosis control
    Rifat Atun
    Imperial College Business School, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Lancet 375:2169-78. 2010
    ..Highly varied and context-specific responses to tuberculosis show that solutions need to be documented and compared to develop evidence-based policies and practice...
  9. pmc Integration of priority population, health and nutrition interventions into health systems: systematic review
    Rifat Atun
    Imperial College Business School, South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:780. 2011
    ....
  10. doi A systematic review of the evidence on integration of targeted health interventions into health systems
    Rifat Atun
    Imperial College Business School, Imperial College London, London SW7, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:1-14. 2010
    ..Health systems combine both non-integrated and integrated interventions, but the balance of these interventions varies considerably...
  11. pmc Resistance to implementing policy change: the case of Ukraine
    Rifat Atun
    Imperial College London, London, England
    Bull World Health Organ 86:147-54. 2008
    ....
  12. ncbi Health systems' responses to 25 years of HIV in Europe: inequities persist and challenges remain
    Rifat A Atun
    Centre for Health Management, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
    Health Policy 86:181-94. 2008
    ....
  13. ncbi High coverage with HAART is required to substantially reduce the number of deaths from tuberculosis: system dynamics simulation
    Rifat A Atun
    Centre for Health Management, Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 18:267-73. 2007
    ..High coverage with HAART is required to substantially reduce the number of deaths from tuberculosis...
  14. ncbi Diffusion of complex health innovations--implementation of primary health care reforms in Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Rifat A Atun
    Centre for Health Management Tanaka Business School, South Kensington Campus, Imperial College London, London, SW7 2AZ, UK
    Health Policy Plan 22:28-39. 2007
    ..In BiH, a holistic approach-comprising multifaceted and simultaneous interventions at multiple levels of the health system-reduced 'policy resistance' and enhanced the adoption and diffusion of the PHC reforms...
  15. ncbi A framework and toolkit for capturing the communicable disease programmes within health systems: tuberculosis control as an illustrative example
    R A Atun
    Centre for Health Management, The Business School, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 14:267-73. 2004
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  16. pmc Barriers to sustainable tuberculosis control in the Russian Federation health system
    R A Atun
    Centre for Health Management, Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, London, England
    Bull World Health Organ 83:217-23. 2005
    ..In order for the control programme to be sustainable, the health system will need to be changed to enable services to be reconfigured so that incentives are created to reward improvements in efficiency and outcomes...
  17. ncbi Seasonal variation and hospital utilization for tuberculosis in Russia: hospitals as social care institutions
    R A Atun
    Health Centre for Health Management, Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 15:350-4. 2005
    ..Clinical management of tuberculosis in Russia involves lengthy hospitalizations, in contrast to the recommended strategy advocated by the World Health Organization...
  18. ncbi Implementing WHO DOTS strategy in the Russian Federation: stakeholder attitudes
    Rifat A Atun
    Centre for Health Management, Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2PG, UK
    Health Policy 74:122-32. 2005
    ..Cultural issues and capacity constraints, especially in laboratory equipment and personnel, would impede introduction and sustainability of the DOTS strategy...
  19. ncbi Social factors influencing hospital utilisation by tuberculosis patients in the Russian Federation: analysis of routinely collected data
    R A Atun
    Centre for Health Management, Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:1140-6. 2005
    ..To establish whether admissions, discharges and hospital utilisation for tuberculosis (TB) in Russia are independent of sex, age, disability and employment status...
  20. pmc Analysis of how the health systems context shapes responses to the control of human immunodeficiency virus: case-studies from the Russian Federation
    Rifat A Atun
    Centre for Health Management, Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ, England, UK
    Bull World Health Organ 83:730-8. 2005
    ..To develop a methodology and an instrument that allow the simultaneous rapid and systematic examination of the broad public health context, the health care systems, and the features of disease-specific programmes...
  21. ncbi Introducing a complex health innovation--primary health care reforms in Estonia (multimethods evaluation)
    Rifat Ali Atun
    Centre for Health Management, Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ, UK
    Health Policy 79:79-91. 2006
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  22. ncbi Impact of joined-up HIV harm reduction and multidrug resistant tuberculosis control programmes in Estonia: System dynamics simulation model
    Rifat A Atun
    Centre for Health Management, Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ, UK
    Health Policy 81:207-17. 2007
    ..Our finding have important policy implications for communicable disease policies in post-Soviet countries, which need to substantially change if they are to effectively address the emerging HIV and MDRTB epidemics...
  23. ncbi Costs and outcomes of tuberculosis control in the Russian Federation: retrospective cohort analysis
    R A Atun
    Centre for Health Management, Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London, UK
    Health Policy Plan 21:353-64. 2006
    ..In particular, the proportion of expenditure for BK- cases is surprisingly high and can be avoided as most of these patients do not need hospitalizing or lengthy periods of follow-up...
  24. pmc Improving the doctor-manager relationship. Doctors and managers need to speak a common language
    Rifat A Atun
    Centre for Health Management, The Business School, Imperial College London, London SW7 2PG
    BMJ 326:655. 2003
  25. ncbi Stigma and HIV infection in Russia
    Y Balabanova
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS Care 18:846-52. 2006
    ..This research offers insights into the distance that needs to be traveled if stigma is to be addressed in wider efforts to control HIV in Russia...