Fiifi Amoako Johnson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Two decades of maternity care fee exemption policies in Ghana: have they benefited the poor?
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    Department of Social Statistics and Demography and Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty and Policy, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK and
    Health Policy Plan 31:46-55. 2016
  2. pmc Geographical access to care at birth in Ghana: a barrier to safe motherhood
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, United Kingdom
    BMC Public Health 12:991. 2012
  3. pmc Are women deciding against home births in low and middle income countries?
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty and Policy and Division of Social Statistics and Demography, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e65527. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Estimating unmet need for contraception by district within Ghana: an application of small-area estimation techniques
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    Division of Social Statistics and Demography, Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty and Policy, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Popul Stud (Camb) 66:105-22. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Orphanhood and vulnerability: a conduit to poor child health outcomes in Rwanda
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    Division of Social Statistics and Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty and Policy, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    AIDS Care 22:314-23. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Targeting women at risk of unintended pregnancy in Ghana: Should geography matter?
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    University of Southampton, Highfield, United Kingdom
    Sex Reprod Healthc 2:29-35. 2011
  7. doi request reprint On the spatial inequalities of institutional versus home births in Ghana: a multilevel analysis
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    GeoData Institute, School of Geography, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton, UK
    J Community Health 34:64-72. 2009
  8. pmc Evaluating the impact of the community-based health planning and services initiative on uptake of skilled birth care in Ghana
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    Division of Social Statistics and Demography and Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty and Policy, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0120556. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Infrastructural challenges to better health in maternity facilities in rural Kenya: community and healthworker perceptions
    Hildah Essendi
    Department of Social Statistics and Demography, University of Southampton, SO17 1BJ, Southampton, UK
    Reprod Health 12:103. 2015

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Two decades of maternity care fee exemption policies in Ghana: have they benefited the poor?
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    Department of Social Statistics and Demography and Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty and Policy, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK and
    Health Policy Plan 31:46-55. 2016
    ..To investigate, the impact of maternity-related fee payment policies on the uptake of skilled birth care amongst the poor in Ghana...
  2. pmc Geographical access to care at birth in Ghana: a barrier to safe motherhood
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, United Kingdom
    BMC Public Health 12:991. 2012
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  3. pmc Are women deciding against home births in low and middle income countries?
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty and Policy and Division of Social Statistics and Demography, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e65527. 2013
    ..Using Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) data from 44 countries, this study aims to investigate the patterns and shifts in childbirth locations and to determine whether these shifts are in favour of home or health settings...
  4. doi request reprint Estimating unmet need for contraception by district within Ghana: an application of small-area estimation techniques
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    Division of Social Statistics and Demography, Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty and Policy, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Popul Stud (Camb) 66:105-22. 2012
    ..The prevalence of contraceptive use varies from 4.1 to 41.7 per cent, while that of the use of modern methods varies from 4.0 to 34.8 per cent. The findings identify districts where family planning programmes need to be strengthened...
  5. doi request reprint Orphanhood and vulnerability: a conduit to poor child health outcomes in Rwanda
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    Division of Social Statistics and Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty and Policy, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    AIDS Care 22:314-23. 2010
    ..The results show that OVC status influences the risk of childhood morbidity both directly and indirectly and also as a conduit through which other significant proximate factors and socio-economic factors operate...
  6. doi request reprint Targeting women at risk of unintended pregnancy in Ghana: Should geography matter?
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    University of Southampton, Highfield, United Kingdom
    Sex Reprod Healthc 2:29-35. 2011
    ..Communities, therefore, can be used as units for targeting services aimed at increasing coverage of contraceptive commodities...
  7. doi request reprint On the spatial inequalities of institutional versus home births in Ghana: a multilevel analysis
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    GeoData Institute, School of Geography, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton, UK
    J Community Health 34:64-72. 2009
    ..The key policy challenges in Ghana, therefore, include both increasing the uptake of institutional delivery care and ensuring equity in access to both public and private health institutions...
  8. pmc Evaluating the impact of the community-based health planning and services initiative on uptake of skilled birth care in Ghana
    Fiifi Amoako Johnson
    Division of Social Statistics and Demography and Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty and Policy, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0120556. 2015
    ..This study investigates the impact of proximity to CHPS on facilitating uptake of skilled birth care in rural areas...
  9. doi request reprint Infrastructural challenges to better health in maternity facilities in rural Kenya: community and healthworker perceptions
    Hildah Essendi
    Department of Social Statistics and Demography, University of Southampton, SO17 1BJ, Southampton, UK
    Reprod Health 12:103. 2015
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