Kenneth Hill

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Interim measures for meeting needs for health sector data: births, deaths, and causes of death
    Kenneth Hill
    Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Cambridg, MA, USA
    Lancet 370:1726-35. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Excess Indigenous mortality: are Indigenous Australians more severely disadvantaged than other Indigenous populations?
    Kenneth Hill
    Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard University, 9 Bow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:580-9. 2007
  3. pmc Estimating pregnancy-related mortality from census data: experience in Latin America
    Kenneth Hill
    Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 87:288-95. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The demographic impact of Partition in the Punjab in 1947
    K Hill
    Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Popul Stud (Camb) 62:155-70. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimates of maternal mortality worldwide between 1990 and 2005: an assessment of available data
    Kenneth Hill
    Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Lancet 370:1311-9. 2007
  6. doi request reprint The effect of water and sanitation on child health: evidence from the demographic and health surveys 1986-2007
    Günther Fink
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1196-204. 2011
  7. pmc Sub-national assessment of inequality trends in neonatal and child mortality in Brazil
    Angelica Sousa
    Initiative for Global Health, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
    Int J Equity Health 9:21. 2010
  8. pmc Child mortality estimation: accelerated progress in reducing global child mortality, 1990-2010
    Kenneth Hill
    Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 9:e1001303. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic transition interrupted: a reassessment of mortality trends in Thailand, 1980-2000
    Kenneth Hill
    Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, MA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:374-84. 2007
  10. pmc Association of maternal stature with offspring mortality, underweight, and stunting in low- to middle-income countries
    Emre Ozaltin
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 303:1507-16. 2010

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Interim measures for meeting needs for health sector data: births, deaths, and causes of death
    Kenneth Hill
    Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Cambridg, MA, USA
    Lancet 370:1726-35. 2007
    ..International organisations, national governments, and academia all have responsibilities in ensuring that data continue to be collected and that methods continue to be improved...
  2. ncbi request reprint Excess Indigenous mortality: are Indigenous Australians more severely disadvantaged than other Indigenous populations?
    Kenneth Hill
    Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard University, 9 Bow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:580-9. 2007
    ..We re-examine recent national mortality levels and trends of Indigenous Australians...
  3. pmc Estimating pregnancy-related mortality from census data: experience in Latin America
    Kenneth Hill
    Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 87:288-95. 2009
    ..To assess the feasibility of measuring maternal mortality in countries lacking accurate birth and death registration through national population censuses by a detailed evaluation of such data for three Latin American countries...
  4. doi request reprint The demographic impact of Partition in the Punjab in 1947
    K Hill
    Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Popul Stud (Camb) 62:155-70. 2008
    ..3-3.2 million. Partition was also marked by a dramatic religious homogenization at the district level...
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimates of maternal mortality worldwide between 1990 and 2005: an assessment of available data
    Kenneth Hill
    Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Lancet 370:1311-9. 2007
    ..In 2006, a new maternal mortality working group was established to develop improved estimation methods and make new estimates of maternal mortality for 2005, and to analyse trends in maternal mortality since 1990...
  6. doi request reprint The effect of water and sanitation on child health: evidence from the demographic and health surveys 1986-2007
    Günther Fink
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1196-204. 2011
    ..The health consequences of lacking access to water and sanitation are severe, and particularly important for child development...
  7. pmc Sub-national assessment of inequality trends in neonatal and child mortality in Brazil
    Angelica Sousa
    Initiative for Global Health, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
    Int J Equity Health 9:21. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Child mortality estimation: accelerated progress in reducing global child mortality, 1990-2010
    Kenneth Hill
    Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 9:e1001303. 2012
    ..Thus, despite progress in reducing child mortality worldwide, and an encouraging increase in the pace of decline over the last two decades, MDG 4 will not be met without greatly increasing efforts to reduce child deaths...
  9. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic transition interrupted: a reassessment of mortality trends in Thailand, 1980-2000
    Kenneth Hill
    Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, MA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:374-84. 2007
    ..The extent to which the epidemic has slowed or possibly reversed the epidemiological transition in Thailand is relatively unknown...
  10. pmc Association of maternal stature with offspring mortality, underweight, and stunting in low- to middle-income countries
    Emre Ozaltin
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 303:1507-16. 2010
    ..Although maternal stature has been associated with offspring mortality and health, the extent to which this association is universal across developing countries is unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Using indirect methods to understand the impact of forced migration on long-term under-five mortality
    Kavita Singh
    MEASURE Evaluation, UNC Chapel Hill, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 37:741-60. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Mortality in China 1964-2000
    Judith Banister
    Javelin Investments, Beijing, China
    Popul Stud (Camb) 58:55-75. 2004
    ..We discuss why survival rates continue improving in China despite reduced government involvement in and increasing privatization of health services, with little insurance coverage...
  13. ncbi request reprint Probabilistic record linkage and an automated procedure to minimize the undecided-matched pair problem
    Carla Jorge Machado
    Departamento de Demografia, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional, Faculdade de Ciências Econômicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 20:915-25. 2004
    ..Future research using record linkage should use strategies from first record linkage runs before a full clerical review (the standard procedure under uncertainty) to efficiently retrieve matches...
  14. pmc Traumatic events and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder amongst Sudanese nationals, refugees and Ugandans in the West Nile
    Unni Krishnan Karunakara
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, PO Box 10014, 1001 EA Amsterdam, The Netherlands uk at jhu edu
    Afr Health Sci 4:83-93. 2004
    ..To compare the incidence of traumatic events and its association with symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder in three population groups in northern Uganda and southern Sudan...
  15. ncbi request reprint Maternal, neonatal and community factors influencing neonatal mortality in Brazil
    Carla Jorge Machado
    Departamento de Demografia, CEDEPLAR UFMG, Brazil
    J Biosoc Sci 37:193-208. 2005
    ..This result may also indicate that other factors over and above biological and more proximate factors could affect neonatal death...
  16. pmc Characterizing the epidemiological transition in Mexico: national and subnational burden of diseases, injuries, and risk factors
    Gretchen Stevens
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e125. 2008
    ..Subnational analysis of the burden of diseases, injuries, and risk factors can improve characterization of the epidemiological transition and identify policy priorities...
  17. ncbi request reprint Stillbirth rates: delivering estimates in 190 countries
    Cynthia Stanton
    The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Lancet 367:1487-94. 2006
    ..We sought to identify available data and use these to estimate the rates and numbers of stillbirths for 190 countries for the year 2000, and provide uncertainty estimates...
  18. ncbi request reprint The way forward
    Carla AbouZahr
    Health Metrics Network, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 370:1791-9. 2007
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  19. pmc Making deaths count
    Kenneth Hill
    Bull World Health Organ 84:162. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Can we achieve Millennium Development Goal 4? New analysis of country trends and forecasts of under-5 mortality to 2015
    Christopher J L Murray
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98102, USA
    Lancet 370:1040-54. 2007
    ..We aimed to develop new reproducible methods and reanalyse existing data to elucidate detailed time trends...
  21. pmc How should we measure maternal mortality in the developing world? A comparison of household deaths and sibling history approaches
    Kenneth Hill
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, 21205 2179, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 84:173-80. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint Measuring maternal mortality
    Kenneth Hill
    Lancet 368:2121. 2006
  23. pmc Frameworks for studying the determinants of child survival
    Kenneth Hill
    Hopkins Population Center, Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 81:138-9. 2003