Delia Boccia

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The measurement of household socio-economic position in tuberculosis prevalence surveys: a sensitivity analysis
    D Boccia
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:39-45. 2013
  2. pmc Tuberculosis infection in Zambia: the association with relative wealth
    Delia Boccia
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:1004-11. 2009
  3. pmc The association between household socioeconomic position and prevalent tuberculosis in Zambia: a case-control study
    Delia Boccia
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e20824. 2011
  4. pmc Cash transfer and microfinance interventions for tuberculosis control: review of the impact evidence and policy implications
    D Boccia
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:S37-49. 2011
  5. pmc The social determinants of tuberculosis: from evidence to action
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Am J Public Health 101:654-62. 2011
  6. pmc Defining catastrophic costs and comparing their importance for adverse tuberculosis outcome with multi-drug resistance: a prospective cohort study, Peru
    Tom Wingfield
    Innovación Por la Salud Y Desarrollo IPSYD, Asociacion Benefica PRISMA, Lima, Perú Innovation For Health And Development IFHAD, London, United Kingdom Infectious Diseases and Immunity, Imperial College London, and Wellcome Trust Imperial College Centre for Global Health Research, London, United Kingdom The Monsall Infectious Diseases Unit, North Manchester General Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 11:e1001675. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Systematic review exploring time trends in the association between educational attainment and risk of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    AIDS 22:403-14. 2008

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint The measurement of household socio-economic position in tuberculosis prevalence surveys: a sensitivity analysis
    D Boccia
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:39-45. 2013
    ..To assess the robustness of socio-economic inequalities in tuberculosis (TB) prevalence surveys...
  2. pmc Tuberculosis infection in Zambia: the association with relative wealth
    Delia Boccia
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:1004-11. 2009
    ..Although further studies are needed, these results suggest emerging new patterns of TB transmission and a role of socioeconomic position on the risk of TB infection opposite to that expected...
  3. pmc The association between household socioeconomic position and prevalent tuberculosis in Zambia: a case-control study
    Delia Boccia
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e20824. 2011
    ..explore the causal mechanism underlying this association; and 3. estimate how many cases of TB could be prevented by improving household socioeconomic position (SEP)...
  4. pmc Cash transfer and microfinance interventions for tuberculosis control: review of the impact evidence and policy implications
    D Boccia
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:S37-49. 2011
    ..To quantify the impact of cash transfer and microfinance interventions on a selected list of tuberculosis (TB) risk factors and assess their potential role in supporting TB control...
  5. pmc The social determinants of tuberculosis: from evidence to action
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Am J Public Health 101:654-62. 2011
    ..Interventions from outside the health sector-specifically, in social protection and urban planning-have the potential to strengthen tuberculosis control...
  6. pmc Defining catastrophic costs and comparing their importance for adverse tuberculosis outcome with multi-drug resistance: a prospective cohort study, Peru
    Tom Wingfield
    Innovación Por la Salud Y Desarrollo IPSYD, Asociacion Benefica PRISMA, Lima, Perú Innovation For Health And Development IFHAD, London, United Kingdom Infectious Diseases and Immunity, Imperial College London, and Wellcome Trust Imperial College Centre for Global Health Research, London, United Kingdom The Monsall Infectious Diseases Unit, North Manchester General Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 11:e1001675. 2014
    ..We studied TB-affected households' hidden costs and their association with adverse TB outcome to create a clinically relevant definition of catastrophic costs...
  7. doi request reprint Systematic review exploring time trends in the association between educational attainment and risk of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    AIDS 22:403-14. 2008
    ..To assess the evidence that the association between educational attainment and risk of HIV infection is changing over time in sub-Saharan Africa...