Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
- Tracking the rise of the "expert patient" in evolving paradigms of HIV careKarina Kielmann
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Health Policy Unit, London, UK
AIDS Care 22:21-8. 2010..We conclude by offering some thoughts on the applicability of 'expert patient' approaches across a broad range of settings...
- Theorizing health in the context of transition: the dynamics of perceived morbidity among women in peri-urban Maharashtra, IndiaKarina Kielmann
Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, UK
Med Anthropol 21:157-205. 2002....
- Managing uncertainty around HIV/AIDS in an urban setting: private medical providers and their patients in Pune, IndiaKarina Kielmann
Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Soc Sci Med 61:1540-50. 2005..By highlighting contextual issues in PPs' management of HIV patients, the paper suggests the need to explicitly acknowledge the social, moral and economic bases of uncertainty beyond the clinical setting...
- Thresholds of morbidity among women in a peri-urban community of Maharashtra, India: conceptual and methodological issuesKarina Kielmann
Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1 7HT, UK
J Health Psychol 8:525-38. 2003....
- Private providers and HIV testing in Pune, India: challenges and opportunitiesKabir Sheikh
Maharashtra Association of Anthropological Sciences, Pune
AIDS Care 17:757-66. 2005..Supportive and regulatory mechanisms can be used to involve private providers in the delivery of better HIV testing services...
- Does money matter for mental health? Evidence from the Child Support Grants in Johannesburg, South AfricaSophie Plagerson
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
Glob Public Health 6:760-76. 2011..In order to achieve mental health benefits for programme beneficiaries, aspects of programme design and implementation that promote mental health should be enhanced and aspects detrimental to mental health modified...
- "That is why I stopped the ART": patients' & providers' perspectives on barriers to and enablers of HIV treatment adherence in a South African workplace programmeMison Dahab
Clinical Research Unit, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
BMC Public Health 8:63. 2008..This qualitative study examines potential barriers to, and facilitators of, adherence to ART in a workplace programme in South Africa...
- Public-private partnerships for equity of access to care for tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS: lessons from Pune, IndiaKabir Sheikh
Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:312-20. 2006....
- Understanding the linkages between informal and formal care for people living with HIV in sub-Saharan AfricaShelley Lees
Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Glob Public Health 7:1109-19. 2012....
- What 'outliers' tell us about missed opportunities for tuberculosis control: a cross-sectional study of patients in Mumbai, IndiaAnagha Pradhan
Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
BMC Public Health 10:263. 2010..They may, however, provide clues to understanding why some patients never reach the programme. This paper examines the underlying vulnerabilities of patients with extreme values for delays in accessing the RNTCP in Mumbai city, India...
- Socio-cultural, psychosexual and biomedical factors associated with genital symptoms experienced by men in rural IndiaMeenakshi Gautham
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Trop Med Int Health 13:384-95. 2008..STI treatment guidelines for urethral symptoms should be revised and be based on epidemiological data...
- Private practitioners' communications with patients around HIV testing in Pune, IndiaVinita Datye
Maharashtra Association of Anthropological Sciences, Centre for Health Research and Development, Aundh, Pune, India
Health Policy Plan 21:343-52. 2006..Patients themselves need to be empowered in order to grasp the importance and implications of HIV testing and counselling...