James Hargreaves

Summary

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

Publications

  1. pmc Changes over time in sexual behaviour among young people with different levels of educational attainment in Tanzania
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Int AIDS Soc 15:1-7. 2012
  2. 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
  3. doi request reprint Making new vaccines affordable: a comparison of financing processes used to develop and deploy new meningococcal and pneumococcal conjugate vaccines
    James R Hargreaves
    Chatham House Centre on Global Health Security, The Royal Institute of International Affairs, London, UK
    Lancet 378:1885-93. 2011
  4. 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
  5. doi request reprint Process evaluation of the Intervention with Microfinance for AIDS and Gender Equity (IMAGE) in rural South Africa
    James Hargreaves
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Educ Res 25:27-40. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Childhood mortality among former Mozambican refugees and their hosts in rural South Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1271-8. 2004
  7. doi request reprint The association between school attendance, HIV infection and sexual behaviour among young people in rural South Africa
    J R Hargreaves
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:113-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Explaining continued high HIV prevalence in South Africa: socioeconomic factors, HIV incidence and sexual behaviour change among a rural cohort, 2001-2004
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS 21:S39-48. 2007
  9. pmc Intimate partner violence and socioeconomic deprivation in England: findings from a national cross-sectional survey
    Hind Khalifeh
    Department of Mental Health Science, University College London, London, UK
    Am J Public Health 103:462-72. 2013
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Changes over time in sexual behaviour among young people with different levels of educational attainment in Tanzania
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Int AIDS Soc 15:1-7. 2012
    ..The behavioural dynamics underlying this phenomenon remain unclear, and a theory to guide interpretation of these trends and enable predictions of future patterns has not emerged...
  2. 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...
  3. doi request reprint Making new vaccines affordable: a comparison of financing processes used to develop and deploy new meningococcal and pneumococcal conjugate vaccines
    James R Hargreaves
    Chatham House Centre on Global Health Security, The Royal Institute of International Affairs, London, UK
    Lancet 378:1885-93. 2011
    ..Progress towards GAVI's strategic aims is needed and funding is crucial. Approaches that decrease the financial pressure on GAVI and greatly increase political and financial engagement by low-income countries should also be considered...
  4. 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...
  5. doi request reprint Process evaluation of the Intervention with Microfinance for AIDS and Gender Equity (IMAGE) in rural South Africa
    James Hargreaves
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Educ Res 25:27-40. 2010
    ..A linked model involving a MFI and a non-academic partner agency may be more sustainable and is being tried. Feasible models for delivering microfinance and health promotion require further investigation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Childhood mortality among former Mozambican refugees and their hosts in rural South Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1271-8. 2004
    ..We investigated differentials in mortality between children from former Mozambican refugee and host South African households in a rural sub-district in the north-east of South Africa...
  7. doi request reprint The association between school attendance, HIV infection and sexual behaviour among young people in rural South Africa
    J R Hargreaves
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:113-9. 2008
    ..To investigate whether the prevalence of HIV infection among young people, and sexual behaviours associated with increased HIV risk, are differentially distributed between students and those not attending school or college...
  8. ncbi request reprint Explaining continued high HIV prevalence in South Africa: socioeconomic factors, HIV incidence and sexual behaviour change among a rural cohort, 2001-2004
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS 21:S39-48. 2007
    ..To estimate HIV incidence and explore evidence for changing sexual behaviour over time among men and women belonging to different socioeconomic groups in rural South Africa...
  9. pmc Intimate partner violence and socioeconomic deprivation in England: findings from a national cross-sectional survey
    Hind Khalifeh
    Department of Mental Health Science, University College London, London, UK
    Am J Public Health 103:462-72. 2013
    ..We examined the prevalence of intimate partner violence (IPV) and its association with social deprivation in England...
  10. 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)...
  11. doi request reprint School effects on young people's drug use: a systematic review of intervention and observational studies
    Adam Fletcher
    The Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Adolesc Health 42:209-20. 2008
    ..We aimed to (1) identify the effect of school-level changes on drug use and (2) explore the possible mechanisms by which school-level influences on individual drug use might occur...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Should structural interventions be evaluated using RCTs? The case of HIV prevention
    Christopher Bonell
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Soc Sci Med 63:1135-42. 2006
    ..In such cases, alternative evaluative designs must be assessed for their ability to provide evidence of intervention effectiveness...
  14. doi request reprint Universal voluntary HIV testing in antenatal care settings: a review of the contribution of provider-initiated testing & counselling
    Bernadette Hensen
    Faculty of Infectious Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 17:59-70. 2012
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  15. ncbi request reprint Introduction of voluntary counselling and rapid testing for HIV in rural South Africa: from theory to practice
    P M Pronyk
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, South Africa
    AIDS Care 14:859-65. 2002
    ..This work demonstrates one effective model for improving access to VCT through existing primary health care services in a rural South African context...
  16. ncbi request reprint Undiagnosed pulmonary tuberculosis deaths in rural South Africa
    P M Pronyk
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Acornhoek, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:796-9. 2004
    ..As most undiagnosed cases present to the health service at some point during their illness, intervention strategies to support early diagnosis at this level can only be re-emphasised by this work...
  17. ncbi request reprint Active case finding: understanding the burden of tuberculosis in rural South Africa
    P M Pronyk
    Department of Community Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 5:611-8. 2001
    ..The Agincourt demographic and health surveillance site in South Africa's rural Northern Province...
  18. doi request reprint A combined microfinance and training intervention can reduce HIV risk behaviour in young female participants
    Paul M Pronyk
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Program, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS 22:1659-65. 2008
    ..To assess effects of a combined microfinance and training intervention on HIV risk behavior among young female participants in rural South Africa...
  19. doi request reprint Is social capital associated with HIV risk in rural South Africa?
    Paul M Pronyk
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 66:1999-2010. 2008
    ..We suggest that not all social capital is protective or health promotive, and that getting the balance right is critical to informing HIV prevention efforts...
  20. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and risk of HIV infection in an urban population in Kenya
    James R Hargreaves
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 7:793-802. 2002
    ..To examine the relationship between socioeconomic status (SES), risk factors for HIV infection and HIV status in an urban population with high prevalence of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of a structural intervention for the prevention of intimate-partner violence and HIV in rural South Africa: a cluster randomised trial
    Paul M Pronyk
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Acornhoek, South Africa
    Lancet 368:1973-83. 2006
    ..The aim of the Intervention with Microfinance for AIDS and Gender Equity (IMAGE) study was to assess a structural intervention that combined a microfinance programme with a gender and HIV training curriculum...
  22. ncbi request reprint Educational attainment and HIV-1 infection in developing countries: a systematic review
    James R Hargreaves
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 7:489-98. 2002
    ..To assess whether educational status is associated with HIV-1 infection in developing countries by conducting a systematic review of published literature...
  23. ncbi request reprint Microfinance programs and better health: prospects for sub-Saharan Africa
    Paul M Pronyk
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    JAMA 298:1925-7. 2007
  24. pmc Understanding the impact of a microfinance-based intervention on women's empowerment and the reduction of intimate partner violence in South Africa
    Julia C Kim
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Acornhoek, South Africa
    Am J Public Health 97:1794-802. 2007
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