Hyder Adnan A

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Incidence, patterns and severity of reported unintentional injuries in Pakistan for persons five years and older: results of the National Health Survey of Pakistan 1990-94
    Zafar Fatmi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Public Health 7:152. 2007
  2. pmc Stakeholder analysis for a maternal and newborn health project in Eastern Uganda
    Gertrude Namazzi
    Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:58. 2013
  3. pmc Research translation to inform national health policies: learning from multiple perspectives in Uganda
    Freddie Ssengooba
    Makerere University College of Health Sciences, School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 11:S13. 2011
  4. pmc Development and pilot implementation of a locally developed Trauma Registry: lessons learnt in a low-income country
    Amber Mehmood
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Emerg Med 13:4. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The challenges of injuries and trauma in Pakistan: an opportunity for concerted action
    A A Hyder
    International Injury Research Unit, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Public Health 127:699-703. 2013
  6. pmc Evaluating institutional capacity for research ethics in Africa: a case study from Botswana
    Adnan A Hyder
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Suite E 8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Med Ethics 14:31. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Large-scale road safety programmes in low- and middle-income countries: an opportunity to generate evidence
    Adnan A Hyder
    Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Glob Public Health 8:504-18. 2013
  8. pmc Understanding unintentional childhood home injuries: pilot surveillance data from Karachi, Pakistan
    Nukhba Zia
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Res Notes 5:37. 2012
  9. pmc Addressing the implementation gap in global road safety: exploring features of an effective response and introducing a 10-country program
    Adnan A Hyder
    International Injury Research Unit, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1061-7. 2012
  10. pmc Exploring health systems research and its influence on policy processes in low income countries
    Adnan A Hyder
    BMC Public Health 7:309. 2007

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  1. pmc Incidence, patterns and severity of reported unintentional injuries in Pakistan for persons five years and older: results of the National Health Survey of Pakistan 1990-94
    Zafar Fatmi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Public Health 7:152. 2007
    ..National level estimates of injuries are not readily available for developing countries. This study estimated the annual incidence, patterns and severity of unintentional injuries among persons over five years of age in Pakistan...
  2. pmc Stakeholder analysis for a maternal and newborn health project in Eastern Uganda
    Gertrude Namazzi
    Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:58. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Research translation to inform national health policies: learning from multiple perspectives in Uganda
    Freddie Ssengooba
    Makerere University College of Health Sciences, School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 11:S13. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Development and pilot implementation of a locally developed Trauma Registry: lessons learnt in a low-income country
    Amber Mehmood
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Emerg Med 13:4. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint The challenges of injuries and trauma in Pakistan: an opportunity for concerted action
    A A Hyder
    International Injury Research Unit, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Public Health 127:699-703. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Evaluating institutional capacity for research ethics in Africa: a case study from Botswana
    Adnan A Hyder
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Suite E 8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Med Ethics 14:31. 2013
    ..The objective of this paper is to present an approach to institutional capacity assessment in research ethics and application of this approach in the form of a case study from an institution in Africa...
  7. doi request reprint Large-scale road safety programmes in low- and middle-income countries: an opportunity to generate evidence
    Adnan A Hyder
    Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Glob Public Health 8:504-18. 2013
    ..The RS-10 project affords an important opportunity to scientifically test these approaches for a real-world, large-scale road safety evaluation and generate new knowledge for the field of road safety...
  8. pmc Understanding unintentional childhood home injuries: pilot surveillance data from Karachi, Pakistan
    Nukhba Zia
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Res Notes 5:37. 2012
    ..The objective of this study is to describe the epidemiology of childhood unintentional injuries in Karachi, Pakistan with a specific focus on those occurring within the home environment...
  9. pmc Addressing the implementation gap in global road safety: exploring features of an effective response and introducing a 10-country program
    Adnan A Hyder
    International Injury Research Unit, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1061-7. 2012
    ..We also present a case study of the global Road Safety in 10 Countries project, which is a new, 5-year, multipartner initiative to address the burden of RTIs in 10 low- and middle-income countries...
  10. pmc Exploring health systems research and its influence on policy processes in low income countries
    Adnan A Hyder
    BMC Public Health 7:309. 2007
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  11. pmc Web 2.0 and internet social networking: a new tool for disaster management?--lessons from Taiwan
    Cheng min Huang
    International Injury Research Unit, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Suite E 8132, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:57. 2010
    ..This paper highlights the use of internet social networking in disaster emergency response and public health management of disasters by focusing on a case study of the typhoon Morakot disaster in Taiwan...
  12. pmc Assessing emergency medical care in low income countries: a pilot study from Pakistan
    Junaid A Razzak
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Emerg Med 8:8. 2008
    ..We assessed the availability and quality of facility-based emergency medical care in the government health care system at district level in a low income country - Pakistan...
  13. ncbi request reprint Falls among children in the developing world: a gap in child health burden estimations?
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:1394-8. 2007
    ..To estimate the incidence and mortality rates for unintentional fall injuries in children under 5 years of age in three developing regions of the world...
  14. pmc Violence against children: a challenge for public health in Pakistan
    Adnan Ali Hyder
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N Wolfe Street, Suite E8142, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 25:168-78. 2007
    ..The health problems reported and the extent of human potential destroyed are unknown. Conclusion calls for focused research to examine the prevalence, potential interventions, and policies in Pakistan...
  15. ncbi request reprint Exploring the economics of motorcycle helmet laws--implications for low and middle-income countries
    A A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
    Asia Pac J Public Health 19:16-22. 2007
    ..For low and middle-income countries with high rates of motorcycle injuries, enforced, mandatory motorcycle helmet laws are potentially one of the most cost-effective interventions available...
  16. ncbi request reprint The impact of traumatic brain injuries: a global perspective
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health and Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 22:341-53. 2007
    ..Greater resources for research and prioritized interventions are critical to promote evidence-based policy for TBI...
  17. doi request reprint Child and adolescent injuries: a new agenda for child health
    A A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Inj Prev 14:67. 2008
  18. doi request reprint The increasing burden of injuries in Eastern Europe and Eurasia: making the case for safety investments
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health, and Center for Injury Research and Policy, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Policy 89:1-13. 2009
    ..This paper calls on aid donor agencies and governments to plan and implement injury prevention programs as part of their portfolio of investments, in the Eastern European region...
  19. doi request reprint Road traffic injuries in urban Africa and Asia: a policy gap in child and adolescent health
    A A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Public Health 122:1104-10. 2008
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  20. pmc Integrating ethics, health policy and health systems in low- and middle-income countries: case studies from Malaysia and Pakistan
    Adnan A Hyder
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, United States of America
    Bull World Health Organ 86:606-11. 2008
    ..This paper highlights the need to analyse public-health decision-making from an ethical perspective...
  21. doi request reprint Injury patterns in long-term refugee populations: a survey of Afghan refugees
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Trauma 66:888-94. 2009
    ..The Afghan Refugee Injury Survey (ARIS) was undertaken to describe the epidemiology of injuries in the long-term Afghan refugee population residing in Pakistan in 2002...
  22. doi request reprint MENTOR-VIP: Piloting a global mentoring program for injury and violence prevention
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health, International Injury Research Unit, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Acad Med 84:793-6. 2009
    ..This article highlights the importance of capacity building in the injury prevention field and situates MENTOR-VIP within the larger context of capacity building for global public health...
  23. doi request reprint National policy-makers speak out: are researchers giving them what they need?
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Policy Plan 26:73-82. 2011
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  24. ncbi request reprint Capacity development for health research in Pakistan: the effects of doctoral training
    Adnan A Hyder
    Pakistan Medical Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
    Health Policy Plan 18:338-43. 2003
    ..Comparative data from other developing nations is severely lacking for cross-country analysis. Such evaluations are critical to develop plans for the reduction of the 10/90 gap in health research investments...
  25. pmc Global childhood unintentional injury surveillance in four cities in developing countries: a pilot study
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 87:345-52. 2009
    ..To determine the frequency and nature of childhood injuries and to explore the risk factors for such injuries in low-income countries by using emergency department (ED) surveillance data...
  26. ncbi request reprint A case study of research ethics capacity development in Africa
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health and Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Acad Med 82:675-83. 2007
    ..How this translates to changes in research ethics in Africa remains to be seen...
  27. pmc Applying burden of disease methods in developing countries: a case study from Pakistan
    A A Hyder
    Department of International Health, School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:1235-40. 2000
    ..This study examined the application of these methods in a developing country to assess the loss of healthy life from prevalent conditions and their use in resource-poor national contexts...
  28. pmc Motor vehicle crashes in Pakistan: the emerging epidemic
    A A Hyder
    Department of International Health, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Inj Prev 6:199-202. 2000
    ..Motor vehicle injuries are increasingly being recognized as a growing public health issue in the developing world. Pakistan is a developing country in South Asia where motor vehicle use has increased since independence in 1947...
  29. ncbi request reprint Health ethics in Pakistan: a literature review of its present state
    A A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, Suite E 8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 19:6-11. 2001
    ..Research ethics has not been captured in the published papers in Pakistan. Consideration of ethical issues in health is at an early stage in the country and may reflect the situation in a large part of the developing world...
  30. ncbi request reprint Applying WHO's health systems performance assessment in Pakistan: critical reflections
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health and Bioethics Institute, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 13:187-91. 2003
    ..The assimilation and analysis of available data will also be critical in informing national health decision-making...
  31. ncbi request reprint Death from drowning: defining a new challenge for child survival in Bangladesh
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Inj Control Saf Promot 10:205-10. 2003
    ..This paper calls on aid agencies to create opportunities for drowning research and action in their work plans for the country...
  32. pmc Ethical review of health research: a perspective from developing country researchers
    A A Hyder
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Med Ethics 30:68-72. 2004
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  33. ncbi request reprint The millennium development goals and road traffic injuries: exploring the linkages in South Asia
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health and Center of Injury Research and Policy, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 14:742-5. 2004
    ..This is done in the context of South Asia, one of the poorest and populated regions of the developing world...
  34. ncbi request reprint Measuring the burden of premature mortality in Pakistan: use of sentinel surveillance systems
    A A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Suite E 8132 Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Public Health 119:459-65. 2005
    ..The Federal Bureau of Statistics in Pakistan maintains a surveillance system that records vital events. Results are reported as the Pakistan Demographic Survey (PDS)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Defining standard of care in the developing world: the intersection of international research ethics and health systems analysis
    Adnan A Hyder
    Assistant Professor, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health and The Johns Hopkins Bioethics Institute, 615 N Wolfe St, E 8132, Baltimore MD 21205, USA
    Dev World Bioeth 5:142-52. 2005
    ..This health system analysis may be helpful to researchers and ethics committees in designing and reviewing research involving standard care control groups in developing country research...
  36. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of road traffic injuries among children and adolescents in urban South Asia
    Adnan Ali Hyder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Suite E 8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Policy 77:129-39. 2006
    ..This relatively high loss of healthy life from RTI needs to be addressed by public health systems in South Asia...
  37. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence among Afghan women living in refugee camps in Pakistan
    Adnan A Hyder
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and Center for Injury Research and Policy, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:1536-47. 2007
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  38. ncbi request reprint A new challenge to child and adolescent survival in urban Africa: an increasing burden of road traffic injuries
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health and Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 7:381-8. 2006
    ..To develop an epidemiological profile and present the burden of urban road-traffic injuries (RTI) in children and adolescents in urban Sub-Saharan Africa...
  39. doi request reprint The burden of unintentional injuries among the under-five population in South Asia
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Acta Paediatr 97:267-75. 2008
    ..Childhood injuries are a growing global concern, one that falls disproportionately on developing countries where public health systems are least prepared to address this problem...
  40. ncbi request reprint Health and road transport in Pakistan
    A A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Suite E 8132, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Public Health 120:132-41. 2006
    ..Moreover, automobile-based transport systems are associated with air pollution (lead toxicity, asthma and greenhouse gas accumulation), noise disturbances, physical inactivity and obesity...
  41. pmc The pervasive triad of food security, gender inequity and women's health: exploratory research from sub-Saharan Africa
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Afr Health Sci 5:328-34. 2005
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  42. ncbi request reprint Injuries among Afghan refugees: review of evidence
    Khurram Nasir
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 19:169-73. 2004
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  43. pmc The global burden of unintentional injuries and an agenda for progress
    Aruna Chandran
    International Injury Research Unit, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 32:110-20. 2010
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  44. ncbi request reprint The burden of road traffic injuries in developing countries: the 1st national injury survey of Pakistan
    Abdul Ghaffar
    Health Services Academy, Islamabad, Pakistan
    Public Health 118:211-7. 2004
    ..To assess the burden of road traffic injuries in Pakistan-a developing country in South Asia...
  45. pmc The structure and function of research ethics committees in Africa: a case study
    Nancy E Kass
    Phoebe R Berman Professor of Bioethics and Public Health, Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e3. 2007
  46. ncbi request reprint Inequality and road-traffic injuries: call for action
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Lancet 362:2034-5. 2003
  47. doi request reprint Engaging policy makers in road safety research in Malaysia: a theoretical and contextual analysis
    Nhan T Tran
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Policy 90:58-65. 2009
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  48. ncbi request reprint Rates of public investment for road safety in developing countries: case studies of Uganda and Pakistan
    David Bishai
    Department of Family and Population Health Sciences and the Center for Injury Research and Policy, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore 21205, USA
    Health Policy Plan 18:232-5. 2003
    ..This paper assesses the magnitude of public investment in road safety in Uganda and Pakistan...
  49. doi request reprint Childhood drowning in low- and middle-income countries: Urgent need for intervention trials
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health and Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:221-7. 2008
    ..This paper specifically discusses Bangladesh as a case study and proposes a drowning intervention study focusing on children less than 5 years in LMICs as an example of appropriate research investment...
  50. ncbi request reprint The burden of disease from neonatal mortality: a review of South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa
    Adnan A Hyder
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    BJOG 110:894-901. 2003
    ..To assess the burden of neonatal mortality in two developing regions...
  51. ncbi request reprint The costs of interpersonal violence--an international review
    Hugh Richard Waters
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Policy 73:303-15. 2005
    ..International comparisons are complicated by the calculation of economic losses based on foregone wages and income, thus undervaluing economic losses in poorer countries...
  52. doi request reprint The epidemiology of injury in the Republic of Lithuania
    Raimundas Lunevicius
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Scand J Public Health 38:386-94. 2010
    ..Such a situation analysis will inform the important dialogue happening in Lithuania with respect to renewal of the trauma programme and help to profile the burden of injury in the country...
  53. ncbi request reprint Road traffic injuries in India: a review of the literature
    Nitin Garg
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Scand J Public Health 34:100-9. 2006
    ..In spite of such developments, there are limited data in the literature addressing the problem of road traffic injuries. This article is an attempt to estimate the magnitude of the problem through published literature...
  54. ncbi request reprint Violence against pregnant women in developing countries: review of evidence
    Khurram Nasir
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of International Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Eur J Public Health 13:105-7. 2003
    ..The vulnerability of pregnant women to violence, and to their consequences is an alarming public health issue in developing countries and calls for the design and implementation of better preventive strategies...
  55. ncbi request reprint Suicides in the developing world: case study from Pakistan
    Murad Moosa Khan
    Department of Psychiatry at Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:76-81. 2006
    ..There is urgent need for further research on suicide in Pakistan; interventions for suicide prevention in the country can then be planned...