Victoria Hosegood

Summary

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

Publications

  1. pmc The demographic impact of HIV and AIDS across the family and household life-cycle: implications for efforts to strengthen families in sub-Saharan Africa
    Victoria Hosegood
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS Care 21:13-21. 2009
  2. pmc Coming home to die? The association between migration and mortality in rural South Africa
    Paul Welaga
    Navrongo Health Research Centre, Navrongo, Ghana
    BMC Public Health 9:193. 2009
  3. 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
  4. pmc The effects of high HIV prevalence on orphanhood and living arrangements of children in Malawi, Tanzania, and South Africa
    Victoria Hosegood
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Popul Stud (Camb) 61:327-36. 2007
  5. pmc Data availability on men's involvement in families in sub-Saharan Africa to inform family-centred programmes for children affected by HIV and AIDS
    Victoria Hosegood
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:S5. 2010
  6. pmc Revealing the full extent of households' experiences of HIV and AIDS in rural South Africa
    Victoria Hosegood
    Centre for Population Studies, LSHTM, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:1249-59. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of adult mortality on household dissolution and migration in rural South Africa
    Victoria Hosegood
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Mtubatuba, South Africa
    AIDS 18:1585-90. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Levels and causes of adult mortality in rural South Africa: the impact of AIDS
    Victoria Hosegood
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Mtubatuba, South Africa
    AIDS 18:663-71. 2004
  9. pmc The socioeconomic determinants of HIV incidence: evidence from a longitudinal, population-based study in rural South Africa
    Till Barnighausen
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, South Africa
    AIDS 21:S29-38. 2007
  10. pmc Population and antenatal-based HIV prevalence estimates in a high contracepting female population in rural South Africa
    Brian D Rice
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 7:160. 2007

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc The demographic impact of HIV and AIDS across the family and household life-cycle: implications for efforts to strengthen families in sub-Saharan Africa
    Victoria Hosegood
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS Care 21:13-21. 2009
    ..The implications of the demographic evidence are discussed in relation to policy and programme responses to strengthen families and households in the region...
  2. pmc Coming home to die? The association between migration and mortality in rural South Africa
    Paul Welaga
    Navrongo Health Research Centre, Navrongo, Ghana
    BMC Public Health 9:193. 2009
    ..Several studies have shown migrants to be particularly susceptible to HIV infection. This paper investigates whether migrants to rural households have a higher risk of dying, especially from HIV, than non-migrants...
  3. 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...
  4. pmc The effects of high HIV prevalence on orphanhood and living arrangements of children in Malawi, Tanzania, and South Africa
    Victoria Hosegood
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Popul Stud (Camb) 61:327-36. 2007
    ..For example, we find no evidence that the prevalence of child-headed households is significant or has increased in the three study areas...
  5. pmc Data availability on men's involvement in families in sub-Saharan Africa to inform family-centred programmes for children affected by HIV and AIDS
    Victoria Hosegood
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:S5. 2010
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  6. pmc Revealing the full extent of households' experiences of HIV and AIDS in rural South Africa
    Victoria Hosegood
    Centre for Population Studies, LSHTM, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:1249-59. 2007
    ..We also discuss how measuring multiple episodes of illness and deaths can be recorded in household surveys in order to improve quantitative assessments of the impact of HIV and AIDS...
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of adult mortality on household dissolution and migration in rural South Africa
    Victoria Hosegood
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Mtubatuba, South Africa
    AIDS 18:1585-90. 2004
    ..To investigate the effect of adult death on household dissolution and migration...
  8. ncbi request reprint Levels and causes of adult mortality in rural South Africa: the impact of AIDS
    Victoria Hosegood
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Mtubatuba, South Africa
    AIDS 18:663-71. 2004
    ..To quantify the contribution that AIDS makes to adult mortality in rural South Africa...
  9. pmc The socioeconomic determinants of HIV incidence: evidence from a longitudinal, population-based study in rural South Africa
    Till Barnighausen
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, South Africa
    AIDS 21:S29-38. 2007
    ..Both problems are avoided in longitudinal cohort studies...
  10. pmc Population and antenatal-based HIV prevalence estimates in a high contracepting female population in rural South Africa
    Brian D Rice
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 7:160. 2007
    ..There is particular emphasis on unrepresentative selection of ANC clinics and unrepresentative testing in the population...
  11. pmc Adjusting HIV prevalence for survey non-response using mortality rates: an application of the method using surveillance data from Rural South Africa
    Makandwe Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 5:e12370. 2010
    ..The study objective was to evaluate whether population HIV prevalence estimates can be adjusted for survey non-response using mortality rates...
  12. pmc Cohort Profile: Africa Centre Demographic Information System (ACDIS) and population-based HIV survey
    Frank Tanser
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, South Africa
    Int J Epidemiol 37:956-62. 2008
  13. pmc An investigation of factors associated with the health and well-being of HIV-infected or HIV-affected older people in rural South Africa
    Makandwe Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, R618 Enroute Somkhele, Mtubatuba 3935, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 12:259. 2012
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  14. ncbi request reprint Continued very high prevalence of HIV infection in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: a population-based longitudinal study
    Tanya Welz
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    AIDS 21:1467-72. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence of HIV and associated sociodemographic factors including mobility and migration in a rural population in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa...
  15. pmc Injury mortality in rural South Africa 2000-2007: rates and associated factors
    Anupam Garrib
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Somkhele, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 16:439-46. 2011
    ..To estimate injury mortality rates in a rural population in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa and to identify socio-demographic risk factors associated with adult injury-related deaths...
  16. doi request reprint Mortality levels and trends by HIV serostatus in rural South Africa
    Makandwe Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    AIDS 21:S73-9. 2007
    ..To examine mortality differentials in HIV-infected and uninfected adults by demographic characteristics and the effect of non-testing on the level and pattern of age-sex specific mortality...
  17. ncbi request reprint Men's involvement in the South African family: engendering change in the AIDS era
    Catherine M Montgomery
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:2411-9. 2006
    ..We consider reasons why this disjuncture exists and how more men might be encouraged to fulfil such roles and activities as their families and households suffer the social and economic impacts of HIV/AIDS...
  18. doi request reprint "No one can ask me 'Why do you take that stuff?'": men's experiences of antiretroviral treatment in South Africa
    Molly Fitzgerald
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS Care 22:355-60. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that the issue of alcohol and ART warrants further investigation. Additional training for primary health care providers and counsellors on health promotion with men may be useful...
  19. ncbi request reprint Refining the criteria for stalled fertility declines: an application to rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, 1990-2005
    Tom A Moultrie
    Centre for Actuarial Research, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Stud Fam Plann 39:39-48. 2008
    ..This identification of a stalled fertility decline provides the first evidence of such a stall in southern Africa, the region with the lowest fertility levels in sub-Saharan Africa...
  20. ncbi request reprint AIDS mortality and the mobility of children in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    Kathleen Ford
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Demography 42:757-68. 2005
    ..Younger children, boys, and children whose mothers or fathers were resident members of the children's households were also less likely to move...