Philip W Setel

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Estimating cause-specific mortality from community- and facility-based data sources in the United Republic of Tanzania: options and implications for mortality burden estimates
    David R Whiting
    MEASURE Evaluation, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 84:940-8. 2006
  2. pmc Injury morbidity in an urban and a rural area in Tanzania: an epidemiological survey
    Candida Moshiro
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 5:11. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Validity of verbal autopsy procedures for determining cause of death in Tanzania
    Philip W Setel
    Department of Epidemiology and MEASURE Evaluation, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 11:681-96. 2006
  4. pmc Sample registration of vital events with verbal autopsy: a renewed commitment to measuring and monitoring vital statistics
    Philip W Setel
    Department of Epidemiology and MEASURE Evaluation, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 83:611-7. 2005
  5. pmc Core verbal autopsy procedures with comparative validation results from two countries
    Philip W Setel
    MEASURE Evaluation Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    PLoS Med 3:e268. 2006
  6. pmc Setting international standards for verbal autopsy
    Frank Baiden
    Bull World Health Organ 85:570-1. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Non-communicable diseases, political economy, and culture in Africa: anthropological applications in an emerging pandemic
    Philip W Setel
    Adult Morbidity and Mortality Project, Tanzanian Ministry of Health, Dar es Salaam
    Ethn Dis 13:S149-57. 2003
  8. pmc Cost and results of information systems for health and poverty indicators in the United Republic of Tanzania
    Vanessa Rommelmann
    Statistics Research Division, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 83:569-77. 2005
  9. pmc Is it time to reassess the categorization of disease burdens in low-income countries?
    Philip W Setel
    University of Newcastle upon Tyne Medical School, Department of Medicine, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Am J Public Health 94:384-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint A scandal of invisibility: making everyone count by counting everyone
    Philip W Setel
    Lancet 370:1569-77. 2007

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Publications10

  1. pmc Estimating cause-specific mortality from community- and facility-based data sources in the United Republic of Tanzania: options and implications for mortality burden estimates
    David R Whiting
    MEASURE Evaluation, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 84:940-8. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Injury morbidity in an urban and a rural area in Tanzania: an epidemiological survey
    Candida Moshiro
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 5:11. 2005
    ..Few population based studies have been carried out in African countries. We examined the pattern of nonfatal injuries and associated risk factors in an urban and rural setting of Tanzania...
  3. ncbi request reprint Validity of verbal autopsy procedures for determining cause of death in Tanzania
    Philip W Setel
    Department of Epidemiology and MEASURE Evaluation, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 11:681-96. 2006
    ..Verbal autopsy is an important method for deriving cause-specific mortality estimates where disease burdens are greatest and routine cause-specific mortality data do not exist...
  4. pmc Sample registration of vital events with verbal autopsy: a renewed commitment to measuring and monitoring vital statistics
    Philip W Setel
    Department of Epidemiology and MEASURE Evaluation, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 83:611-7. 2005
    ..If the global community wishes to have mortality measurements 5 or 10 years hence, the foundation stones of SVR must be laid today...
  5. pmc Core verbal autopsy procedures with comparative validation results from two countries
    Philip W Setel
    MEASURE Evaluation Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    PLoS Med 3:e268. 2006
    ..The development and validation of core verbal autopsy forms and suitable coding and tabulation procedures are an essential first step to extending the benefits of this method...
  6. pmc Setting international standards for verbal autopsy
    Frank Baiden
    Bull World Health Organ 85:570-1. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Non-communicable diseases, political economy, and culture in Africa: anthropological applications in an emerging pandemic
    Philip W Setel
    Adult Morbidity and Mortality Project, Tanzanian Ministry of Health, Dar es Salaam
    Ethn Dis 13:S149-57. 2003
    ..However, key institutions setting the research agenda are doing so without the input of anthropologists or social epidemiologists, and without an emphasis on social science capacity strengthening in African countries...
  8. pmc Cost and results of information systems for health and poverty indicators in the United Republic of Tanzania
    Vanessa Rommelmann
    Statistics Research Division, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 83:569-77. 2005
    ....
  9. pmc Is it time to reassess the categorization of disease burdens in low-income countries?
    Philip W Setel
    University of Newcastle upon Tyne Medical School, Department of Medicine, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Am J Public Health 94:384-8. 2004
    ..The results suggest that a broad care needs approach could shift the priorities of health planners and policymakers and deserves further evaluation...
  10. ncbi request reprint A scandal of invisibility: making everyone count by counting everyone
    Philip W Setel
    Lancet 370:1569-77. 2007