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. 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

Publications6

  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. 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...