Sanjay Basu

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Nutritional determinants of worldwide diabetes: an econometric study of food markets and diabetes prevalence in 173 countries
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 987, San Francisco, CA 94131, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:179-86. 2013
  2. pmc Comparative performance of private and public healthcare systems in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 9:e1001244. 2012
  3. pmc Financing the Millennium Development Goals for health and beyond: sustaining the 'Big Push'
    Gorik Ooms
    Oxford University, Department of Sociology, Christ Church, Meadow Flat, Oxford OXL1DP, UK
    Global Health 6:17. 2010
  4. pmc Addressing institutional amplifiers in the dynamics and control of tuberculosis epidemics
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:30-7. 2011
  5. pmc Projected effects of tobacco smoking on worldwide tuberculosis control: mathematical modelling analysis
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    BMJ 343:d5506. 2011
  6. pmc Complexity in mathematical models of public health policies: a guide for consumers of models
    Sanjay Basu
    Prevention Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America Centers for Health Policy, Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America Center for Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 10:e1001540. 2013
  7. pmc The effect of tobacco control measures during a period of rising cardiovascular disease risk in India: a mathematical model of myocardial infarction and stroke
    Sanjay Basu
    Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 10:e1001480. 2013
  8. pmc The relationship of sugar to population-level diabetes prevalence: an econometric analysis of repeated cross-sectional data
    Sanjay Basu
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e57873. 2013

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi Nutritional determinants of worldwide diabetes: an econometric study of food markets and diabetes prevalence in 173 countries
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 987, San Francisco, CA 94131, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:179-86. 2013
    ..We sought to determine what socio-economic and dietary factors are the most significant population-level contributors to diabetes prevalence rates internationally...
  2. pmc Comparative performance of private and public healthcare systems in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 9:e1001244. 2012
    ..We performed a systematic review of research studies investigating the performance of private and public sector delivery in low- and middle-income countries...
  3. pmc Financing the Millennium Development Goals for health and beyond: sustaining the 'Big Push'
    Gorik Ooms
    Oxford University, Department of Sociology, Christ Church, Meadow Flat, Oxford OXL1DP, UK
    Global Health 6:17. 2010
    ..Such a Fund could use established and effective strategies for aid delivery to mitigate many financial problems currently undermining the Millennium Development Goals initiative...
  4. pmc Addressing institutional amplifiers in the dynamics and control of tuberculosis epidemics
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:30-7. 2011
    ..However, reducing the total population size entering institutional amplifiers significantly lowered tuberculosis incidence and the risk of propagating new drug-resistant tuberculosis strains...
  5. pmc Projected effects of tobacco smoking on worldwide tuberculosis control: mathematical modelling analysis
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    BMJ 343:d5506. 2011
    ..Smoking has been linked to increased individual risk of tuberculosis infection and mortality, but it remains unclear how these risks affect population-wide tuberculosis rates...
  6. pmc Complexity in mathematical models of public health policies: a guide for consumers of models
    Sanjay Basu
    Prevention Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America Centers for Health Policy, Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America Center for Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 10:e1001540. 2013
    b>Sanjay Basu and colleagues explain how models are increasingly used to inform public health policy yet readers may struggle to evaluate the quality of models...
  7. pmc The effect of tobacco control measures during a period of rising cardiovascular disease risk in India: a mathematical model of myocardial infarction and stroke
    Sanjay Basu
    Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 10:e1001480. 2013
    ..We simulated tobacco control and pharmacological strategies for preventing cardiovascular deaths in India, the country that is expected to experience more cardiovascular deaths than any other over the next decade...
  8. pmc The relationship of sugar to population-level diabetes prevalence: an econometric analysis of repeated cross-sectional data
    Sanjay Basu
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e57873. 2013
    ..Differences in sugar availability statistically explain variations in diabetes prevalence rates at a population level that are not explained by physical activity, overweight or obesity...