Saul S Morris

Summary

Affiliation: United House
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Monetary incentives in primary health care and effects on use and coverage of preventive health care interventions in rural Honduras: cluster randomised trial
    Saul S Morris
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Lancet 364:2030-7. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Conditional cash transfers are associated with a small reduction in the rate of weight gain of preschool children in northeast Brazil
    Saul S Morris
    Europe, Middle East and Americas Division, United Kingdom Department For International Development, London SW1E 5HE, UK
    J Nutr 134:2336-41. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity in childhood in northern Ghana: magnitude, associated factors, and impact on mortality
    Bridget Fenn
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:368-75. 2005
  4. pmc CRTs--cluster randomized trials or "courting real troubles": challenges of running a CRT in rural Gujarat, India
    M Kent Ranson
    Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Can J Public Health 97:72-5. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Effective international action against undernutrition: why has it proven so difficult and what can be done to accelerate progress?
    Saul S Morris
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 371:608-21. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint To retain or remove user fees?: reflections on the current debate in low- and middle-income countries
    Chris D James
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 5:137-53. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Chile's national nutritional supplementation program for older people: lessons learned
    Alan D Dangour
    Nutrition and Public Health Intervention Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Food Nutr Bull 26:190-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Do childhood growth indicators in developing countries cluster? Implications for intervention strategies
    Bridget Fenn
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Public Health Nutr 7:829-34. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint School height censuses are reliable and valid tools for small-area targeting of nutrition interventions in Honduras
    Saul S Morris
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Nutr 132:1188-93. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Monitoring trends in under-5 mortality: better believe it's true
    Saul S Morris
    United Kingdom Department For International Development, London SW1E 5HE, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1302-3. 2004

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Monetary incentives in primary health care and effects on use and coverage of preventive health care interventions in rural Honduras: cluster randomised trial
    Saul S Morris
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Lancet 364:2030-7. 2004
    ..We undertook a public health programme effectiveness trial in Honduras to assess this approach, contrasting it with a direct transfer of resources to local health teams...
  2. ncbi request reprint Conditional cash transfers are associated with a small reduction in the rate of weight gain of preschool children in northeast Brazil
    Saul S Morris
    Europe, Middle East and Americas Division, United Kingdom Department For International Development, London SW1E 5HE, UK
    J Nutr 134:2336-41. 2004
    ..Nutrition programs should guard against giving the impression that poor growth will be rewarded...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity in childhood in northern Ghana: magnitude, associated factors, and impact on mortality
    Bridget Fenn
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:368-75. 2005
    ..We develop an appropriate measure of co-occurrence and investigate whether the comorbidity occurs by chance or whether it is due to shared risk factors...
  4. pmc CRTs--cluster randomized trials or "courting real troubles": challenges of running a CRT in rural Gujarat, India
    M Kent Ranson
    Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Can J Public Health 97:72-5. 2006
    ..Further, careful documentation of compromises allows them to be considered in the final analysis...
  5. doi request reprint Effective international action against undernutrition: why has it proven so difficult and what can be done to accelerate progress?
    Saul S Morris
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 371:608-21. 2008
    ..We also make recommendations to overcome some of the most important problems, and we propose five priority actions for the development of a new international architecture...
  6. ncbi request reprint To retain or remove user fees?: reflections on the current debate in low- and middle-income countries
    Chris D James
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 5:137-53. 2006
    ..Analysis should move on from broad evaluations of user fees towards exploring how best to dismantle the multiple barriers to access in specific contexts...
  7. ncbi request reprint Chile's national nutritional supplementation program for older people: lessons learned
    Alan D Dangour
    Nutrition and Public Health Intervention Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Food Nutr Bull 26:190-7. 2005
    ..It is hoped that these results will be useful to policy makers and implementers planning programs aimed at improving the health and function of older people...
  8. ncbi request reprint Do childhood growth indicators in developing countries cluster? Implications for intervention strategies
    Bridget Fenn
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Public Health Nutr 7:829-34. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint School height censuses are reliable and valid tools for small-area targeting of nutrition interventions in Honduras
    Saul S Morris
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Nutr 132:1188-93. 2002
    ..Wider use of school height censuses could make it much easier to identify communities that might benefit from targeted nutrition interventions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Monitoring trends in under-5 mortality: better believe it's true
    Saul S Morris
    United Kingdom Department For International Development, London SW1E 5HE, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1302-3. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint Predicting the distribution of under-five deaths by cause in countries without adequate vital registration systems
    Saul S Morris
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 32:1041-51. 2003
    ..A credible method is needed for generating valid estimates of this distribution for countries without adequate vital registration systems...
  12. ncbi request reprint Making health insurance work for the poor: learning from the Self-Employed Women's Association's (SEWA) community-based health insurance scheme in India
    M Kent Ranson
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:707-20. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint How many child deaths can we prevent this year?
    Gareth Jones
    Division of Policy and Planning, United Nations Children s Fund, New York, NY 10017, USA
    Lancet 362:65-71. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Measuring improved targeting of health interventions to the poor in the context of a community-randomised trial in rural India
    Saul S Morris
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:382-90. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Seasonal undernutrition in rural Ethiopia: magnitude, correlates, and functional significance
    Anna Ferro-Luzzi
    Food Nutr Bull 23:227-8. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint Where and why are 10 million children dying every year?
    Robert E Black
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Lancet 361:2226-34. 2003
    ..A better understanding of child health epidemiology could contribute to more effective approaches to saving children's lives...
  17. ncbi request reprint Seasonal undernutrition in rural Ethiopia: magnitude, correlates, and functional significance
    Anna Ferro-Luzzi
    Food Nutr Bull 23:421-2. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Gaps in policy-relevant information on burden of disease in children: a systematic review
    Igor Rudan
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh Medical School, Edinburgh, UK
    Lancet 365:2031-40. 2005
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  19. doi request reprint What works? Interventions for maternal and child undernutrition and survival
    Zulfiqar A Bhutta
    Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Lancet 371:417-40. 2008
    ..To eliminate stunting in the longer term, these interventions should be supplemented by improvements in the underlying determinants of undernutrition, such as poverty, poor education, disease burden, and lack of women's empowerment...