M Ezzati

Summary

Affiliation: Resources for the Future
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Indoor air pollution from biomass combustion and acute respiratory infections in Kenya: an exposure-response study
    M Ezzati
    Center for Risk Management, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC, USA
    Lancet 358:619-24. 2001
  2. pmc The health impacts of exposure to indoor air pollution from solid fuels in developing countries: knowledge, gaps, and data needs
    Majid Ezzati
    Risk, Resource, and Environmental Management Division, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:1057-68. 2002
  3. pmc Complexity and rigour in assessing the health dimensions of sectoral policies and programmes
    Majid Ezzati
    Resources and Environmental Management Division, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 81:458-9. 2003
  4. pmc Measuring the accumulated hazards of smoking: global and regional estimates for 2000
    M Ezzati
    Risk, Resource, and Environmental Management Division, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC, USA
    Tob Control 12:79-85. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Exposure to indoor air pollution from household energy use in rural China: the interactions of technology, behavior, and knowledge in health risk management
    Yinlong Jin
    Institute for Environmental Health and Related Product Safety, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Beijing, PR China
    Soc Sci Med 62:3161-76. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Indoor air pollution and health in developing countries
    Majid Ezzati
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Lancet 366:104-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Mortality and greenhouse gas impacts of biomass and petroleum energy futures in Africa
    Robert Bailis
    Energy and Resources Group, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3050, USA
    Science 308:98-103. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving child survival through environmental and nutritional interventions: the importance of targeting interventions toward the poor
    Emmanuela Gakidou
    Initiative for Global Health, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    JAMA 298:1876-87. 2007
  9. pmc Environmental risks in the developing world: exposure indicators for evaluating interventions, programmes, and policies
    Majid Ezzati
    Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:15-22. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Greenhouse gas implications of household energy technology in Kenya
    Rob Bailis
    Energy and Resources Group, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3050, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 37:2051-9. 2003

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Indoor air pollution from biomass combustion and acute respiratory infections in Kenya: an exposure-response study
    M Ezzati
    Center for Risk Management, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC, USA
    Lancet 358:619-24. 2001
    ....
  2. pmc The health impacts of exposure to indoor air pollution from solid fuels in developing countries: knowledge, gaps, and data needs
    Majid Ezzati
    Risk, Resource, and Environmental Management Division, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:1057-68. 2002
    ....
  3. pmc Complexity and rigour in assessing the health dimensions of sectoral policies and programmes
    Majid Ezzati
    Resources and Environmental Management Division, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 81:458-9. 2003
  4. pmc Measuring the accumulated hazards of smoking: global and regional estimates for 2000
    M Ezzati
    Risk, Resource, and Environmental Management Division, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC, USA
    Tob Control 12:79-85. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Exposure to indoor air pollution from household energy use in rural China: the interactions of technology, behavior, and knowledge in health risk management
    Yinlong Jin
    Institute for Environmental Health and Related Product Safety, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Beijing, PR China
    Soc Sci Med 62:3161-76. 2006
    ..Based on the analysis, we present technological and behavioral interventions for these four Chinese provinces...
  6. ncbi request reprint Indoor air pollution and health in developing countries
    Majid Ezzati
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Lancet 366:104-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Mortality and greenhouse gas impacts of biomass and petroleum energy futures in Africa
    Robert Bailis
    Energy and Resources Group, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3050, USA
    Science 308:98-103. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving child survival through environmental and nutritional interventions: the importance of targeting interventions toward the poor
    Emmanuela Gakidou
    Initiative for Global Health, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    JAMA 298:1876-87. 2007
    ..A critical but underinvestigated question for planning and allocating resources toward the MDGs is how interventions related to one MDG might affect progress toward other goals...
  9. pmc Environmental risks in the developing world: exposure indicators for evaluating interventions, programmes, and policies
    Majid Ezzati
    Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:15-22. 2005
    ..Current large scale data collection efforts are generally disconnected from micro-scale studies in health sciences, which in turn have insufficiently investigated the behavioural and socioeconomic factors that influence exposure...
  10. ncbi request reprint Greenhouse gas implications of household energy technology in Kenya
    Rob Bailis
    Energy and Resources Group, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3050, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 37:2051-9. 2003
    ..Policy implications and options for environment and public health are discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Chronic disease prevention: health effects and financial costs of strategies to reduce salt intake and control tobacco use
    Perviz Asaria
    Kings Fund, London, UK
    Lancet 370:2044-53. 2007
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Is inequality at the heart of it? Cross-country associations of income inequality with cardiovascular diseases and risk factors
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:1719-32. 2008
    ..Future studies should consider income inequality as an independent contributor to variations in CVD burden globally...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Priority setting for health interventions in Mexico's System of Social Protection in Health]
    Eduardo Gonzalez-Pier
    Unidad de Análisis Económico, Secretaria de Salud, Mexico, Paseo de la Reforma 450, PH, Col Juárez, 06600 Mexico, DF, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 49:S37-52. 2007
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Biomass fuels and respiratory diseases: a review of the evidence
    Carlos Torres-Duque
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:577-90. 2008
    ..Consequently, complex solutions need to be locally adapted, and involve the commitment and active participation of governments, scientific societies, nongovernmental organizations, and the general community...
  16. ncbi request reprint A risk-based method for modeling traffic fatalities
    Kavi Bhalla
    Harvard Initiative for Global Health, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Risk Anal 27:125-36. 2007
    ..Regional adaptations of the model validated with local data can be used to evaluate the impacts of transportation planning and safety interventions, such as helmets, seat belts, and enforcement of traffic laws, on traffic fatalities...
  17. pmc Tobacco smoke, indoor air pollution and tuberculosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Hsien Ho Lin
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e20. 2007
    ..We undertook a systematic review and meta-analysis to quantitatively assess the association between these exposures and the risk of infection, disease, and death from TB...
  18. ncbi request reprint Global and regional mortality from ischaemic heart disease and stroke attributable to higher-than-optimum blood glucose concentration: comparative risk assessment
    Goodarz Danaei
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Lancet 368:1651-9. 2006
    ..We aimed to quantify population-level effects of all higher-than-optimum concentrations of blood glucose on mortality from ischaemic heart disease and stroke worldwide...
  19. ncbi request reprint Priority setting for health interventions in Mexico's System of Social Protection in Health
    Eduardo Gonzalez-Pier
    Mexican Ministry of Health, Mexico City, Mexico
    Lancet 368:1608-18. 2006
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Estimates of global and regional potential health gains from reducing multiple major risk factors
    Majid Ezzati
    Risk, Resources, and Environmental Management Division, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC, USA
    Lancet 362:271-80. 2003
    ..But few such investigations have been attempted, and none on a global scale. Our aim was to estimate the potential health benefits from removal of multiple major risk factors...
  21. ncbi request reprint Estimates of global mortality attributable to smoking in 2000
    Majid Ezzati
    Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Lancet 362:847-52. 2003
    ..Smoking is a risk factor for several diseases and has been increasing in many developing countries. Our aim was to estimate global and regional mortality in 2000 caused by smoking, including an analysis of uncertainty...
  22. pmc Distribution of major health risks: findings from the Global Burden of Disease study
    Anthony Rodgers
    School of Population Health, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    PLoS Med 1:e27. 2004
    ..The distribution of risk-factor-attributable disease burden, for example by age or exposure level, can inform the selection and targeting of specific interventions and programs, and increase cost-effectiveness...
  23. pmc Should interventions to reduce respirable pollutants be linked to tuberculosis control programmes?
    Enis Baris
    World Bank, Washington, DC, USA
    BMJ 329:1090-3. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Patterns of household concentrations of multiple indoor air pollutants in China
    Gongli He
    National Institute for Environmental Health and Related Product Safety, China Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing 100050, People s Republic of China
    Environ Sci Technol 39:991-8. 2005
    ..The findings indicate the need for monitoring of RPM and selected other pollutants in longer-term health studies, with focus on both cooking and living/sleeping areas...
  25. pmc Rethinking the "diseases of affluence" paradigm: global patterns of nutritional risks in relation to economic development
    Majid Ezzati
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 2:e133. 2005
    ....
  26. pmc The contribution of leading diseases and risk factors to excess losses of healthy life in Eastern Europe: burden of disease study
    John W Powles
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    BMC Public Health 5:116. 2005
    ..The East/West gradient in health across Europe has been described often, but not using metrics as comprehensive and comparable as those of the Global Burden of Disease 2000 and Comparative Risk Assessment studies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Geographical, spatial, and temporal distributions of multiple indoor air pollutants in four Chinese provinces
    Yinlong Jin
    National Institute for Environmental Health and Related Product Safety, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Environ Sci Technol 39:9431-9. 2005
    ..The implications of the findings for designing environmental health interventions in each province are discussed...
  28. pmc Effects of smoking and solid-fuel use on COPD, lung cancer, and tuberculosis in China: a time-based, multiple risk factor, modelling study
    Hsien Ho Lin
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Lancet 372:1473-83. 2008
    ..We aimed to predict the effects of risk-factor trends on COPD, lung cancer, and tuberculosis...