Jishnu Das

Summary

Affiliation: The World Bank
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The quality of medical care in low-income countries: from providers to markets
    Jishnu Das
    World Bank, Washington, D C, United States of America
    PLoS Med 8:e1000432. 2011
  2. pmc In urban and rural India, a standardized patient study showed low levels of provider training and huge quality gaps
    Jishnu Das
    World Bank, Washington, D C, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:2774-84. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The mental health gender-gap in urban India: patterns and narratives
    Jishnu Das
    Centre for Policy Research, Delhi, India
    Soc Sci Med 75:1660-72. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Trust, learning, and vaccination: a case study of a North Indian village
    Jishnu Das
    Development Research Group, The World Bank, MSM MC3 311 DECRG, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    Soc Sci Med 57:97-112. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Location, location, location: residence, wealth, and the quality of medical care in Delhi, India
    Jishnu Das
    Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w338-51. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Variations in doctor effort: evidence from Paraguay
    Jishnu Das
    Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w324-37. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Variations in practice quality in five low-income countries: a conceptual overview
    Jishnu Das
    Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w296-309. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Mental health and poverty in developing countries: revisiting the relationship
    Jishnu Das
    World Bank, Development Economics Research Group, MSN MC 3 311, 1818 H Street, Washington, DC, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:467-80. 2007

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc The quality of medical care in low-income countries: from providers to markets
    Jishnu Das
    World Bank, Washington, D C, United States of America
    PLoS Med 8:e1000432. 2011
    b>Jishnu Das provides a perspective on a research article by Paul Garner and colleagues that reports a systematic review of 80 studies comparing the quality of private versus public ambulatory health care in low and middle income countries.
  2. pmc In urban and rural India, a standardized patient study showed low levels of provider training and huge quality gaps
    Jishnu Das
    World Bank, Washington, D C, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:2774-84. 2012
    ..Our results suggest an urgent need to measure the quality of health care services systematically and to improve the quality of medical education and continuing education programs, among other policy changes...
  3. doi request reprint The mental health gender-gap in urban India: patterns and narratives
    Jishnu Das
    Centre for Policy Research, Delhi, India
    Soc Sci Med 75:1660-72. 2012
    ..We raise issues for further research on the apparent finding that the mental health of women and men are differentially affected by adverse reproductive events in the family in this sample...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trust, learning, and vaccination: a case study of a North Indian village
    Jishnu Das
    Development Research Group, The World Bank, MSM MC3 311 DECRG, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    Soc Sci Med 57:97-112. 2003
    ..Hence, the success of immunization programs becomes crucially linked to the success of parallel programs by the same provider...
  5. ncbi request reprint Location, location, location: residence, wealth, and the quality of medical care in Delhi, India
    Jishnu Das
    Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w338-51. 2007
    ..Practical policy options include targeted information to patients on provider competence and improving the allocation of public doctors across poor and rich neighborhoods...
  6. ncbi request reprint Variations in doctor effort: evidence from Paraguay
    Jishnu Das
    Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w324-37. 2007
    ..The results suggest that ensuring access to high-quality care is essential, but whether doctors will discriminate against patients might be less of a concern...
  7. ncbi request reprint Variations in practice quality in five low-income countries: a conceptual overview
    Jishnu Das
    Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w296-309. 2007
    ..These variations can arise from inequalities in access, inequalities in choices, or inequalities arising from discrimination. We discuss common elements across the studies and draw policy implications for future research and advocacy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mental health and poverty in developing countries: revisiting the relationship
    Jishnu Das
    World Bank, Development Economics Research Group, MSN MC 3 311, 1818 H Street, Washington, DC, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:467-80. 2007
    ..Effective public health policy for mental health should focus on protecting individuals and households from adverse events and on targeted interventions following such adverse changes...