Oona M R Campbell

Summary

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

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, height, weight, arm circumference, and mortality in rural Bangladeshi women: a 19-y longitudinal study
    Victoria Hosegood
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:341-7. 2003
  2. pmc Quantifying the fall in mortality associated with interventions related to hypertensive diseases of pregnancy
    Carine Ronsmans
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:S8. 2011
  3. pmc How much time is available for antenatal care consultations? Assessment of the quality of care in rural Tanzania
    Moke Magoma
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Bugando Medical Centre and Teaching Hospital, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:64. 2011
  4. pmc A population-based surveillance study on severe acute maternal morbidity (near-miss) and adverse perinatal outcomes in Campinas, Brazil: the Vigimoma Project
    Eliana Amaral
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Campinas UNICAMP, Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:9. 2011
  5. pmc Measuring maternal mortality: an overview of opportunities and options for developing countries
    W J Graham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, UK
    BMC Med 6:12. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Strategies for reducing maternal mortality: getting on with what works
    Oona M R Campbell
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Lancet 368:1284-99. 2006
  7. pmc High ANC coverage and low skilled attendance in a rural Tanzanian district: a case for implementing a birth plan intervention
    Moke Magoma
    Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population, Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:13. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Reducing maternal mortality: better monitoring, indicators and benchmarks needed to improve emergency obstetric care. Research summary for policymakers
    Guy Collender
    Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 17:694-6. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of reproductive history on all-cause mortality among adults in rural Bangladesh
    Lisa S Hurt
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    Stud Fam Plann 35:189-96. 2004
  10. pmc Obstetric fistula in Southern Sudan: situational analysis and Key Informant Method to estimate prevalence
    Alma J Adler
    March Centre for Maternal, Reproductive and Child Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:64. 2013

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, height, weight, arm circumference, and mortality in rural Bangladeshi women: a 19-y longitudinal study
    Victoria Hosegood
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:341-7. 2003
    ..In contrast, little is known about populations in developing countries, where nutritional status is lower...
  2. pmc Quantifying the fall in mortality associated with interventions related to hypertensive diseases of pregnancy
    Carine Ronsmans
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:S8. 2011
    ..We chose HDP because they represent a major cause of death in low income countries and evidence of effect on maternal mortality from randomised studies is available for some interventions...
  3. pmc How much time is available for antenatal care consultations? Assessment of the quality of care in rural Tanzania
    Moke Magoma
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Bugando Medical Centre and Teaching Hospital, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:64. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc A population-based surveillance study on severe acute maternal morbidity (near-miss) and adverse perinatal outcomes in Campinas, Brazil: the Vigimoma Project
    Eliana Amaral
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Campinas UNICAMP, Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:9. 2011
    ..This study describes a population-based investigation on adverse perinatal events including severe acute maternal morbidity (near-miss), maternal and perinatal mortality, as a health intervention to help improve the surveillance system...
  5. pmc Measuring maternal mortality: an overview of opportunities and options for developing countries
    W J Graham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, UK
    BMC Med 6:12. 2008
    ..This has been stimulated in part by the creation of a Millennium Development Goal that will be judged partly on the basis of reductions in maternal mortality by 2015...
  6. ncbi request reprint Strategies for reducing maternal mortality: getting on with what works
    Oona M R Campbell
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Lancet 368:1284-99. 2006
    ..Further delays in getting on with what works begs questions about the commitment of decision-makers to this goal...
  7. pmc High ANC coverage and low skilled attendance in a rural Tanzanian district: a case for implementing a birth plan intervention
    Moke Magoma
    Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population, Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:13. 2010
    ..The perspectives of health care providers and traditional birth attendants on childbirth and the factors determining where women deliver were also investigated...
  8. doi request reprint Reducing maternal mortality: better monitoring, indicators and benchmarks needed to improve emergency obstetric care. Research summary for policymakers
    Guy Collender
    Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 17:694-6. 2012
    ..Recommendations are made to improve the usefulness and accuracy of EmOC indicators and benchmarks in the future...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of reproductive history on all-cause mortality among adults in rural Bangladesh
    Lisa S Hurt
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    Stud Fam Plann 35:189-96. 2004
    ..A "healthy pregnant woman effect" coupled with the social and economic advantages of having surviving children may explain the observed effects...
  10. pmc Obstetric fistula in Southern Sudan: situational analysis and Key Informant Method to estimate prevalence
    Alma J Adler
    March Centre for Maternal, Reproductive and Child Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:64. 2013
    ..This project was conducted to carry out a situational analysis of fistula services in South Sudan and to pilot test the Key Informant Method (KIM) to estimate the prevalence of fistula in a region of South Sudan...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of maternal obesity on neonatal death in sub-Saharan Africa: multivariable analysis of 27 national datasets
    Jenny A Cresswell
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 380:1325-30. 2012
    ..We investigated whether maternal obesity is a risk factor for neonatal death in sub-Saharan Africa and the effect on the detailed timing of death within the neonatal period...
  12. ncbi request reprint Maternal health in poor countries: the broader context and a call for action
    Veronique Filippi
    Maternal and Neonatal Health Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Lancet 368:1535-41. 2006
    ..Finally, after examining the political and financial context, we call for action. The need for strategic vision, financial resources, human resources, and information are discussed...
  13. pmc Cultural adaptation of birthing services in rural Ayacucho, Peru
    Sabine Gabrysch
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    Bull World Health Organ 87:724-9. 2009
    ..Maternal mortality is particularly high among poor, indigenous women in rural Peru, and the use of facility care is low, partly due to cultural insensitivities of the health care system...
  14. pmc Still too far to walk: literature review of the determinants of delivery service use
    Sabine Gabrysch
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:34. 2009
    ....
  15. pmc Estimating the burden of malaria in pregnancy: a case study from rural Madhya Pradesh, India
    Nadia Diamond-Smith
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Malar J 8:24. 2009
    ..This paper models the burden of MiP and associated foetal losses and maternal deaths, in rural Madhya Pradesh, India...
  16. ncbi request reprint What is quality in maternity care? An international perspective
    Rudiger Pittrof
    Maternal Health Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:277-83. 2002
    ..While all these aspects are important, prioritizing among interventions to improve them will be influenced by cultural values, expectations and available resources...
  17. pmc Cesarean delivery among nulliparous women in Beirut: assessing predictors in nine hospitals
    Hala Tamim
    School of Kinesiology and Health Science, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Birth 34:14-20. 2007
    ..5%) and the rest of the National Collaborative Perinatal Neonatal Network (NCPNN) "study hospitals" with a higher cesarean delivery rate (31.4%)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk-factors for antepartum fetal deaths in the city of São Paulo, Brazil
    Marcia Furquim de Almeida
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 41:35-43. 2007
    ..To assess risk factors for antepartum fetal deaths...
  19. pmc Musculoskeletal disorders among full-time homemakers in poor communities
    Rima R Habib
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Women Health 42:1-14. 2005
    ..To examine factors associated with self-reported musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) among full-time female homemakers...
  20. pmc Psychological distress among marginalized women in the outskirts of beirut: determinants and association with health perception
    Bassem R Saab
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, American University of Beirut, PO Box 11 0236, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Urban Health 82:653-65. 2005
    ..The presence of limb, back and stomach pain, and headache were associated with PD. Compared to similar populations in other countries, our sample had a high prevalence of mental distress...
  21. pmc A simple way to increase service use: triggers of women's uptake of postpartum services
    Tamar Kabakian-Khasholian
    Department of Health Behaviour and Education, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    BJOG 112:1315-21. 2005
    ..To examine the socio-demographic and service-related determinants of utilisation of postpartum services...
  22. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of menstrual disorders in developing countries: a systematic review
    Sioban D Harlow
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    BJOG 111:6-16. 2004
  23. ncbi request reprint Unstable malaria transmission and maternal mortality--experiences from Rwanda
    Asmus Hammerich
    German Technical Cooperation GTZ, Basic Health Project West Bengal, India
    Trop Med Int Health 7:573-6. 2002
    ..Safe Motherhood programmes should note that even in non-epidemic years malaria can cause a large proportion of maternal deaths, and that national and international responses to malaria in pregnancy need strengthening...
  24. doi request reprint Measuring progress in reducing maternal mortality
    Wendy J Graham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 22:425-45. 2008
    ..Over the last two decades, considerable efforts have been made to understand and overcome the measurement challenges of maternal mortality in the context of weak information systems, and new and enhanced methods and tools have emerged...