- Coming together to document mortality in conflict situations: proceedings of a symposiumRuwan Ratnayake
WHO Collaborating Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters, Université catholique de Louvain School of Public Health, 30 94 Clos Chapelle aux Champs, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
Confl Health 3:2. 2009..We aimed to strengthen the scientific understanding of mortality estimation by reviewing progress across fields and building inter-disciplinary bridges. We report on the presentations and discussions here...
- Patterns of mortality rates in Darfur conflictOlivier Degomme
Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters, Institute of Health and Society, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
Lancet 375:294-300. 2010..We analyse changes over time for crude and cause-specific mortality rates, and assess the effect of displacement on mortality rates...
- Civil conflicts in four african countries: a five-year review of trends in nutrition and mortalityDebarati Guha-Sapir
World Health Organization Center for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters, School of Public Health, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
Epidemiol Rev 27:67-77. 2005
- Mortality and nutrition surveys by non-governmental organisations. Perspectives from the CE-DAT databaseOlivier Degomme
WHO Collaborating Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters CRED, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Emerg Themes Epidemiol 4:11. 2007..We conclude by recommending the priority areas for strengthening NGO capacity to undertake surveys and ways to improve data quality in general...
- Child malnutrition and recurrent flooding in rural eastern India: a community-based surveyJose Manuel Rodriguez-Llanes
CRED Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters, Institute of Health and Society, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
BMJ Open 1:e000109. 2011..Children exposed to floods during their first year of life presented higher levels of chronic malnutrition. Long-term malnutrition prevention programmes after floods should be implemented in flood-prone areas...