John G Cleland

Summary

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

Publications

  1. pmc Integrating reproductive health: myth and ideology
    L Lush
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, England
    Bull World Health Organ 77:771-7. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Unmet need for contraception: issues and challenges
    John Cleland
    Emeritus Professor of Medical Demography, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Stud Fam Plann 45:105-22. 2014
  3. pmc The weight of nations: an estimation of adult human biomass
    Sarah Catherine Walpole
    North Yorkshire and East Coast deanery, 4 Hilton Place, Leeds, LS8 4HE, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:439. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Contraception and health
    John Cleland
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 380:149-56. 2012
  5. pmc Institutional delivery in rural India: the relative importance of accessibility and economic status
    Amy J Kesterton
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:30. 2010
  6. pmc Neonatal care in rural Karnataka: healthy and harmful practices, the potential for change
    Amy J Kesterton
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 50 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3DP, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:20. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Reproductive consequences of contraceptive failure in 19 developing countries
    John Cleland
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 104:314-20. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint What would Malthus say about AIDS in Africa?
    John Cleland
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 49 50 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, UK
    Lancet 366:1899-901. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Trends in protective behaviour among single vs. married young women in sub-Saharan Africa: the big picture
    John Cleland
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, London, UK
    Reprod Health Matters 14:17-22. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Sexual abstinence, contraception, and condom use by young African women: a secondary analysis of survey data
    John Cleland
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 368:1788-93. 2006

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Publications34

  1. pmc Integrating reproductive health: myth and ideology
    L Lush
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, England
    Bull World Health Organ 77:771-7. 1999
    ..International reproductive health actors, however, have taken little account of political, financial and managerial constraints to implementation in low-income countries...
  2. ncbi request reprint Unmet need for contraception: issues and challenges
    John Cleland
    Emeritus Professor of Medical Demography, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Stud Fam Plann 45:105-22. 2014
    ..Drawing on these reasons, we outline measures to further reduce unmet need. ..
  3. pmc The weight of nations: an estimation of adult human biomass
    Sarah Catherine Walpole
    North Yorkshire and East Coast deanery, 4 Hilton Place, Leeds, LS8 4HE, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:439. 2012
    ..We estimate global human biomass, its distribution by region and the proportion of biomass due to overweight and obesity...
  4. doi request reprint Contraception and health
    John Cleland
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 380:149-56. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Institutional delivery in rural India: the relative importance of accessibility and economic status
    Amy J Kesterton
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:30. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Neonatal care in rural Karnataka: healthy and harmful practices, the potential for change
    Amy J Kesterton
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 50 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3DP, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:20. 2009
    ..Successful implementation of the package therefore requires in-depth knowledge of the local context and tailored behaviour change communication...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reproductive consequences of contraceptive failure in 19 developing countries
    John Cleland
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 104:314-20. 2004
    ..To ascertain the contribution of contraceptive failure to unintended births and fetal loss in developing countries...
  8. ncbi request reprint What would Malthus say about AIDS in Africa?
    John Cleland
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 49 50 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, UK
    Lancet 366:1899-901. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Trends in protective behaviour among single vs. married young women in sub-Saharan Africa: the big picture
    John Cleland
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, London, UK
    Reprod Health Matters 14:17-22. 2006
    ..The barriers to condom adoption by married couples may not be as severe as is often assumed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sexual abstinence, contraception, and condom use by young African women: a secondary analysis of survey data
    John Cleland
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 368:1788-93. 2006
    ..Focusing on young single African women, we aimed to assess trends in a set of behaviours-sexual abstinence, contraceptive use, and condom use-that are known to affect the rates of HIV transmission...
  11. ncbi request reprint Family planning: the unfinished agenda
    John Cleland
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, WC1 3DP
    Lancet 368:1810-27. 2006
    ..What is currently missing is political willingness to incorporate family planning into the development arena...
  12. pmc Family planning in sub-Saharan Africa: progress or stagnation?
    John G Cleland
    Department for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, England
    Bull World Health Organ 89:137-43. 2011
    ..To review progress towards adoption of contraception among married or cohabiting women in western and eastern Africa between 1991 and 2004 by examining subjective need, approval, access and use...
  13. pmc Monitoring sexual behaviour in general populations: a synthesis of lessons of the past decade
    J Cleland
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 80:ii1-7. 2004
    ..AIDS control programmes need to be based on monitoring of not only trends in infections but also of trends in those behaviours that underlie epidemic curtailment or further spread...
  14. pmc Surveys on sexual health: recent developments and future directions
    K Wellings
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1B 3DP, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 77:238-41. 2001
    ..Despite its broader focus, there remain opportunities for sexual health research to expand its remit. Studies to date may have focused too narrowly on pathological, to the neglect of health enhancing, consequences of sexual behaviour...
  15. ncbi request reprint The role of MCH and family planning services in HIV/STD control: is integration the answer?
    L Lush
    Centre for Population Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene Tropical Medicine, 49 51 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, UK
    Afr J Reprod Health 5:29-46. 2001
    ..More careful consideration of implementation is required at earlier stages of policy design. Increased consultation with those who are to implement and provide integrated services is recommended...
  16. pmc Migrant men: a priority for HIV control in Pakistan?
    A Faisel
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 49 50 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:307-10. 2006
    ..To assess sexual risk behaviour and prevalence of treatable sexually transmitted infections (STI) in migrant male workers in Lahore, Pakistan...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sexual and reproductive behaviour among single women aged 15-24 in eight Latin American countries: a comparative analysis
    Mohamed M Ali
    Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Soc Sci Med 60:1175-85. 2005
    ..Contraceptive uptake, particularly of condoms, is increasing but not sufficiently to offset the decline in virginity...
  18. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive use before and after marriage in Shanghai
    Yan Che
    Shanghai Institute of Planned Parenthood Research, 2140 Xie Tu Road, Shanghai 200032, China
    Stud Fam Plann 34:44-52. 2003
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Public health. Return of the population growth factor
    Martha Campbell
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Science 315:1501-2. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Unintended pregnancy among newly married couples in Shanghai
    Yan Che
    Shanghai Institute of Planned Parenthood Research, Shanghai
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 30:6-11. 2004
    ..Though contraceptive failure and induced abortion in China have both attracted research attention, the somewhat broader topic of unintended pregnancy has been neglected...
  21. ncbi request reprint Condoms become the norm in the sexual culture of college students in Durban, South Africa
    Pranitha Maharaj
    School of Development Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Reprod Health Matters 14:104-12. 2006
    ..Condoms have become the most commonly used contraceptive method among students, and this trend should be reinforced...
  22. ncbi request reprint Women on top: the relative influence of wives and husbands on contraceptive use in KwaZulu-Natal
    Pranitha Maharaj
    School of Development Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, 4041, South Africa
    Women Health 41:31-41. 2005
    ..The purpose of this paper is to examine the relative influence of husband and wife on contraceptive practice...
  23. ncbi request reprint The key lesson of family planning programmes for HIV/AIDS control
    John Cleland
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS 20:1-3. 2006
  24. pmc Condom use within marriage: a neglected HIV intervention
    Mohamed M Ali
    Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 82:180-6. 2004
    ..To assess the contraceptive effectiveness of condoms versus oral contraceptive pills and estimate the reproductive consequences of a major shift from pill to condom use...
  25. ncbi request reprint Risk perception and condom use among married or cohabiting couples in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    Pranitha Maharaj
    School of Development Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 31:24-9. 2005
    ..Condom use by these couples is generally low, with resistance from men and cultural norms commonly cited as barriers to increased use...
  26. ncbi request reprint Condom use within marital and cohabiting partnerships in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    Pranitha Maharaj
    School of Development Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, 4041, South Africa
    Stud Fam Plann 35:116-24. 2004
    ..Resistance to condoms within marital and cohabiting partnerships is not immutable, however, and women may not be as powerless to protect themselves as is often reported...
  27. ncbi request reprint Integration of sexual and reproductive health services in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    Pranitha Maharaj
    School of Development Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, 4041, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 20:310-8. 2005
    ..While training defects can be remedied, the time constraints posed by heavy patient loads are less tractable. More skillful use of booking clerks or the introduction of lay counsellors are also possible solutions...
  28. ncbi request reprint Donor agencies' involvement in reproductive health: saying one thing and doing another?
    Susannah H Mayhew
    Center for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    Int J Health Serv 35:579-601. 2005
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Relationships between contraception and abortion: a review of the evidence
    Cicely Marston
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Health and Tropical Medicine
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 29:6-13. 2003
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Do unintended pregnancies carried to term lead to adverse outcomes for mother and child? An assessment in five developing countries
    Cicely Marston
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    Popul Stud (Camb) 57:77-93. 2003
    ..Birth order of the child, with which wantedness is inextricably linked, has more powerful and pervasive effects, with first-born and second-born children being much less likely to show adverse effects...
  31. ncbi request reprint The way forward
    Carla AbouZahr
    Health Metrics Network, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 370:1791-9. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Assessing the factors associated with sexual harassment among young female migrant workers in Nepal
    Mahesh Puri
    Centre for Research on Environment Health and Population Activities, Kathmandu, Nepal
    J Interpers Violence 22:1363-81. 2007
    ..The results suggest the need for advocacy and a range of factory-based interventions...
  33. ncbi request reprint Trends in reproductive behavior among young single women in Colombia and Peru: 1985-1999
    Mohamed M Ali
    Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Demography 40:659-73. 2003
    ..In both countries, sharp declines occurred in the proportion of premaritally conceived births that were reported as being wanted...
  34. ncbi request reprint Religious affiliation and extramarital sex among men in Brazil
    Zelee E Hill
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, England
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 30:20-6. 2004
    ..Since 1990, HIV infection in Brazil has spread among the heterosexual population, particularly in the north. Containment of the epidemic can be informed by a better understanding of men's sexual risk behavior...