Anne Cockcroft

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Publications

  1. pmc HIV prevention in favour of the choice-disabled in southern Africa: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Neil Andersson
    Centro de Investigación de Enfermedades Tropicales CIET, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Calle Pino, El Roble, Acapulco, Mexico
    Trials 14:274. 2013
  2. pmc Socio-economic determinants of ownership and use of treated bed nets in Nigeria: results from a cross-sectional study in Cross River and Bauchi States in 2011
    Morwell Eteng
    CIET Trust Botswana, PO Box 1240, Gaborone, Botswana
    Malar J 13:316. 2014
  3. pmc What did the public think of health services reform in Bangladesh? Three national community-based surveys 1999-2003
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIETcanada, 319 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6N5, Canada
    Health Res Policy Syst 5:1. 2007
  4. pmc Community views about routine HIV testing and antiretroviral treatment in Botswana: signs of progress from a cross sectional study
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET Trust, 71 Oxford Road, Saxonwold, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 7:5. 2007
  5. pmc One size does not fit all: local determinants of measles vaccination in four districts of Pakistan
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET in Pakistan, House 226, Block 18, Gulshan e Iqbal, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 9:S4. 2009
  6. pmc Use of social audits to examine unofficial payments in government health services: experience in South Asia, Africa, and Europe
    Sergio Paredes-Solís
    Centro de Investigacion de Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Acapulco, Mexico
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S12. 2011
  7. pmc Reducing corruption in a Mexican medical school: impact assessment across two cross-sectional surveys
    Sergio Paredes-Solís
    Centro de Investigacion de Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Mexico
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S13. 2011
  8. pmc Does contracting of health care in Afghanistan work? Public and service-users' perceptions and experience
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET Trust Botswana, PO Box 1240, Gaborone, Botswana
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S11. 2011
  9. pmc Health services reform in Bangladesh: hearing the views of health workers and their professional bodies
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET Trust Botswana, PO Box 1240, Gaborone, Botswana
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S8. 2011
  10. pmc Reproductive and sexual health in the Maldives: analysis of data from two cross-sectional surveys
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET Trust Botswana, PO Box 1240, Gaborone, Botswana
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S6. 2011

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  1. pmc HIV prevention in favour of the choice-disabled in southern Africa: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Neil Andersson
    Centro de Investigación de Enfermedades Tropicales CIET, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Calle Pino, El Roble, Acapulco, Mexico
    Trials 14:274. 2013
    ..There is little research on complex interventions in HIV prevention, yet all countries in southern Africa implement combination prevention programmes...
  2. pmc Socio-economic determinants of ownership and use of treated bed nets in Nigeria: results from a cross-sectional study in Cross River and Bauchi States in 2011
    Morwell Eteng
    CIET Trust Botswana, PO Box 1240, Gaborone, Botswana
    Malar J 13:316. 2014
    ..A study carried out to examine the socio-economic factors associated with ownership and use of treated bed nets in Cross River and Bauchi States of Nigeria took place soon after campaigns to distribute treated bed nets...
  3. pmc What did the public think of health services reform in Bangladesh? Three national community-based surveys 1999-2003
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIETcanada, 319 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6N5, Canada
    Health Res Policy Syst 5:1. 2007
    ..They commissioned a series of surveys of the public, as part of evaluation of the HPSP. This article uses the survey findings to examine the changes in public opinions, use and experience of health services in the period of the HPSP...
  4. pmc Community views about routine HIV testing and antiretroviral treatment in Botswana: signs of progress from a cross sectional study
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET Trust, 71 Oxford Road, Saxonwold, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 7:5. 2007
    ..There have been concerns that the RHT programme might be coercive, lead to increased partner violence, and drive people away from government health services...
  5. pmc One size does not fit all: local determinants of measles vaccination in four districts of Pakistan
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET in Pakistan, House 226, Block 18, Gulshan e Iqbal, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 9:S4. 2009
    ..Rates of childhood vaccination in Pakistan remain low.There is continuing debate about the role of consumer and service factors in determining levels of vaccination in developing countries...
  6. pmc Use of social audits to examine unofficial payments in government health services: experience in South Asia, Africa, and Europe
    Sergio Paredes-Solís
    Centro de Investigacion de Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Acapulco, Mexico
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S12. 2011
    ..We reviewed the main lessons from social audits of petty corruption in health services in South Asia (Bangladesh, Pakistan), Africa (Uganda and South Africa) and Europe (Baltic States)...
  7. pmc Reducing corruption in a Mexican medical school: impact assessment across two cross-sectional surveys
    Sergio Paredes-Solís
    Centro de Investigacion de Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Mexico
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S13. 2011
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  8. pmc Does contracting of health care in Afghanistan work? Public and service-users' perceptions and experience
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET Trust Botswana, PO Box 1240, Gaborone, Botswana
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S11. 2011
    ..Community-based information about the public's views and experience of health services is scarce...
  9. pmc Health services reform in Bangladesh: hearing the views of health workers and their professional bodies
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET Trust Botswana, PO Box 1240, Gaborone, Botswana
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S8. 2011
    ..To investigate whether the views of health workers influenced the reforms, we surveyed local health workers and held evidence-based discussions with local service managers and professional bodies...
  10. pmc Reproductive and sexual health in the Maldives: analysis of data from two cross-sectional surveys
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET Trust Botswana, PO Box 1240, Gaborone, Botswana
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S6. 2011
    ..The government commissioned two separate reproductive health surveys, in 1999 and 2004, to inform their efforts to improve reproductive and sexual health services...
  11. pmc Household cost-benefit equations and sustainable universal childhood immunisation: a randomised cluster controlled trial in south Pakistan [ISRCTN12421731]
    Neil Andersson
    Centro de Investigación de Enfermedades Tropicales CIET, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Acapulco, Mexico
    BMC Public Health 5:72. 2005
    ..In the case of Lasbela district in the south of Pakistan, only one in every ten children is immunised despite free immunisation offers by government health services...
  12. doi Community views of inter-generational sex: findings from focus groups in Botswana, Namibia and Swaziland
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET Trust Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana
    Psychol Health Med 15:507-14. 2010
    ..Making older men aware they are ridiculed by young women may be a promising approach, combined with interventions that give alternatives to young women and increase their self-worth...
  13. doi What happened to multiple sexual partnerships in Swaziland? Analysis of five linked national surveys between 2002 and 2008
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET Trust Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana
    AIDS Care 22:955-60. 2010
    ..The recent increase in MP12 and MP1, especially among women, may reflect behaviour or it could reflect increased willingness to report...
  14. pmc An inter-country comparison of unofficial payments: results of a health sector social audit in the Baltic States
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIETeurope, PO Box 8636, London SW6 2ZB, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:15. 2008
    ..Cross-country comparisons of unofficial payments in the health sector are sparse. In 2002 we conducted a social audit of the health sector of the three Baltic States...
  15. pmc Devolution and public perceptions and experience of health services in Pakistan: linked cross sectional surveys in 2002 and 2004
    Umaira Ansari
    CIET Trust Botswana, PO Box 1240, Gaborone, Botswana
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S4. 2011
    ..Two national surveys examined public opinions, use, and experience of health services in 2001 and 2004, to assess the impact of devolution on these services from the point of view of the public...
  16. pmc Impact of a hospital improvement initiative in Bangladesh on patient experiences and satisfaction with services: two cross-sectional studies
    Khalid Omer
    CIET in Pakistan, PO Box 13018, Karachi 75350, Pakistan
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S10. 2011
    ..Two linked cross-sectional surveys in 2000 and 2003 assessed the impact of the HII, assessing both patients' experience and satisfaction and public views and use of the hospitals...
  17. doi Gender-specific patterns of multiple concurrent sexual partnerships: a national cross sectional survey in Botswana
    Ari Ho-Foster
    CIET Trust Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana
    AIDS Care 22:1006-11. 2010
    ..Women with higher income were more likely to have more partners, questioning the idea that multiple concurrent partners is mainly a question of male disposable income...
  18. pmc Population weighted raster maps can communicate findings of social audits: examples from three continents
    Steven Mitchell
    CIETcanada, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S14. 2011
    ..Little has been reported about the process of using maps to communicate epidemiological findings...
  19. pmc Understanding whose births get registered: a cross sectional study in Bauchi and Cross River states, Nigeria
    Atam E Adi
    CIET Trust, 71 Oxford Road, 2196, Johannesburg, Saxonwold, South Africa
    BMC Res Notes 8:79. 2015
    ..A household survey about management of childhood illnesses provided an opportunity to examine actionable determinants of birth registration of children in Bauchi and Cross River states of Nigeria...
  20. doi Gender-based violence and HIV: relevance for HIV prevention in hyperendemic countries of southern Africa
    Neil Andersson
    Centro de Investigacion de Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Calle Pino, Acapulco, Mexico
    AIDS 22:S73-86. 2008
    ..Effective interventions are likely to include a structural component, and a GBV awareness component...
  21. pmc Equity and vaccine uptake: a cross-sectional study of measles vaccination in Lasbela District, Pakistan
    Steven Mitchell
    CIETcanada, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 9:S7. 2009
    ..But the poorest families continue to have the poorest service. In Pakistan, large numbers of children do not access vaccination against measles despite the national government's effort to achieve universal coverage...
  22. pmc From knowledge to action: participant stories of a population health intervention to reduce gender violence and HIV in three southern African countries
    Mary Cameron
    a CIETcanada, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    AIDS Care 26:1534-40. 2014
    ..It helped in the design of the quantitative instruments to measure intermediate outcomes of the trial...
  23. pmc Seeking evidence to support efforts to increase use of antenatal care: a cross-sectional study in two states of Nigeria
    Khalid Omer
    CIET Trust, 71 Oxford Road, Saxonwold, Johannesburg, 2196, South Africa
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:380. 2014
    ..A mixed methods study examined factors associated with the use of government ANC services in two states of Nigeria, and shared the findings with stakeholders...
  24. doi Understanding whose births get registered: a cross sectional study in Bauchi and Cross River states, Nigeria
    Atam E Adi
    CIET Trust, 71 Oxford Road, 2196, Johannesburg, Saxonwold, South Africa
    BMC Res Notes 8:1026. 2015
    ..A household survey about management of childhood illnesses provided an opportunity to examine actionable determinants of birth registration of children in Bauchi and Cross River states of Nigeria...
  25. ncbi Insights Into Intimate Partner Violence in Pregnancy: Findings From a Cross-Sectional Study in Two States in Nigeria
    Umaira Ansari
    CIET Trust Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana
    Violence Against Women . 2016
    ..Women were more likely to experience IPV in pregnancy if they had an income and decided how to spend it. Efforts to reduce IPV in pregnancy should involve communities as well as individuals...
  26. doi Building capacities of elected national representatives to interpret and to use evidence for health-related policy decisions: a case study from Botswana
    Anne Cockcroft
    CIET Trust Botswana, PO Box 1240, Gaborone, Botswana
    J Public Health Policy 35:475-88. 2014
    ..They participated actively and their evaluation was positive. Our experience in Botswana could potentially be extended to other countries in the region to support evidence-based efforts to tackle the HIV epidemic. ..
  27. pmc Equity in HIV testing: evidence from a cross-sectional study in ten Southern African countries
    Steven Mitchell
    CIETcanada, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 10:23. 2010
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  28. pmc Minority health and small numbers epidemiology: a case study of living conditions and the health of children in 5 foreign Romá camps in Italy
    Lorenzo Monasta
    Unit for Health Services Research and International Health, Institute for Maternal and Child Health, Istituto di Ricerca e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Burlo Garofolo, Trieste, Italy
    Am J Public Health 98:2035-41. 2008
    ..We sought to test methods for generating epidemiological evidence on health conditions of small, dispersed minority communities...
  29. pmc Global impact of AIDS on work
    Anne Cockcroft
    Department of Public Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Occup Environ Med 59:280-4. 2002