James R Hargreaves

Summary

Affiliation: School of Public Health
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi Socioeconomic status and risk of HIV infection in an urban population in Kenya
    James R Hargreaves
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 7:793-802. 2002
  2. doi Is social capital associated with HIV risk in rural South Africa?
    Paul M Pronyk
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 66:1999-2010. 2008
  3. doi Characteristics of sexual partnerships, not just of individuals, are associated with condom use and recent HIV infection in rural South Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS Care 21:1058-70. 2009
  4. doi Systematic review exploring time trends in the association between educational attainment and risk of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    AIDS 22:403-14. 2008
  5. pmc Assessing household wealth in health studies in developing countries: a comparison of participatory wealth ranking and survey techniques from rural South Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 4:4. 2007
  6. pmc Changes over time in sexual behaviour among young people with different levels of educational attainment in Tanzania
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Int AIDS Soc 15:1-7. 2012
  7. ncbi Effect of a structural intervention for the prevention of intimate-partner violence and HIV in rural South Africa: a cluster randomised trial
    Paul M Pronyk
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Acornhoek, South Africa
    Lancet 368:1973-83. 2006
  8. ncbi The HIV care cascade among female sex workers in Zimbabwe: results of a population-based survey from the Sisters Antiretroviral therapy Programme for Prevention of HIV, an Integrated Response (SAPPH-IRe) Trial
    Frances M Cowan
    1Department of International Public Health, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK 2Centre for Sexual Health and HIV AIDS Research CeSHHAR Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe 3Centre for Evaluation, Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK 4Women s Global Health Imperative, RTI International, San Francisco, California, United States of America 5United Nations Population Fund, Harare, Zimbabwe 6Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Harare, Zimbabwe 7Ministry of Health and Child Welfare, Harare, Zimbabwe 8Population Services International Global, Harare, Zimbabwe 9Department of Population Studies, Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr . 2016
  9. pmc The social determinants of tuberculosis: from evidence to action
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Am J Public Health 101:654-62. 2011
  10. pmc Issues in the construction of wealth indices for the measurement of socio-economic position in low-income countries
    Laura D Howe
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 5:3. 2008

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi Socioeconomic status and risk of HIV infection in an urban population in Kenya
    James R Hargreaves
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 7:793-802. 2002
    ..To examine the relationship between socioeconomic status (SES), risk factors for HIV infection and HIV status in an urban population with high prevalence of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa...
  2. doi Is social capital associated with HIV risk in rural South Africa?
    Paul M Pronyk
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 66:1999-2010. 2008
    ..We suggest that not all social capital is protective or health promotive, and that getting the balance right is critical to informing HIV prevention efforts...
  3. doi Characteristics of sexual partnerships, not just of individuals, are associated with condom use and recent HIV infection in rural South Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS Care 21:1058-70. 2009
    ..Established non-spousal sexual partnerships are an increasingly important context for HIV transmission in this setting...
  4. doi Systematic review exploring time trends in the association between educational attainment and risk of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    AIDS 22:403-14. 2008
    ..To assess the evidence that the association between educational attainment and risk of HIV infection is changing over time in sub-Saharan Africa...
  5. pmc Assessing household wealth in health studies in developing countries: a comparison of participatory wealth ranking and survey techniques from rural South Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 4:4. 2007
    ..Accurate tools for assessing household wealth are essential for many health studies in developing countries. Household survey and participatory wealth ranking (PWR) are two approaches to generate data for this purpose...
  6. pmc Changes over time in sexual behaviour among young people with different levels of educational attainment in Tanzania
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Int AIDS Soc 15:1-7. 2012
    ..The behavioural dynamics underlying this phenomenon remain unclear, and a theory to guide interpretation of these trends and enable predictions of future patterns has not emerged...
  7. ncbi Effect of a structural intervention for the prevention of intimate-partner violence and HIV in rural South Africa: a cluster randomised trial
    Paul M Pronyk
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Acornhoek, South Africa
    Lancet 368:1973-83. 2006
    ..The aim of the Intervention with Microfinance for AIDS and Gender Equity (IMAGE) study was to assess a structural intervention that combined a microfinance programme with a gender and HIV training curriculum...
  8. ncbi The HIV care cascade among female sex workers in Zimbabwe: results of a population-based survey from the Sisters Antiretroviral therapy Programme for Prevention of HIV, an Integrated Response (SAPPH-IRe) Trial
    Frances M Cowan
    1Department of International Public Health, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK 2Centre for Sexual Health and HIV AIDS Research CeSHHAR Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe 3Centre for Evaluation, Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK 4Women s Global Health Imperative, RTI International, San Francisco, California, United States of America 5United Nations Population Fund, Harare, Zimbabwe 6Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Harare, Zimbabwe 7Ministry of Health and Child Welfare, Harare, Zimbabwe 8Population Services International Global, Harare, Zimbabwe 9Department of Population Studies, Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr . 2016
    ..Little is known about the HIV diagnosis and care cascade in most countries in southern Africa. We aimed to describe the HIV diagnosis and care cascade among FSW in Zimbabwe...
  9. pmc The social determinants of tuberculosis: from evidence to action
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Am J Public Health 101:654-62. 2011
    ..Interventions from outside the health sector-specifically, in social protection and urban planning-have the potential to strengthen tuberculosis control...
  10. pmc Issues in the construction of wealth indices for the measurement of socio-economic position in low-income countries
    Laura D Howe
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 5:3. 2008
    ..We discuss these issues, illustrating our examples with data from the Malawi Integrated Household Survey 2004-5...
  11. pmc Statistical design and analysis plan for an impact evaluation of an HIV treatment and prevention intervention for female sex workers in Zimbabwe: a study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial
    James R Hargreaves
    Centre for Evaluation Department for Social and Environmental Health Research, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Trials 17:6. 2016
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  12. ncbi Explaining continued high HIV prevalence in South Africa: socioeconomic factors, HIV incidence and sexual behaviour change among a rural cohort, 2001-2004
    James R Hargreaves
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    AIDS 21:S39-48. 2007
    ..To estimate HIV incidence and explore evidence for changing sexual behaviour over time among men and women belonging to different socioeconomic groups in rural South Africa...
  13. ncbi Educational attainment and HIV-1 infection in developing countries: a systematic review
    James R Hargreaves
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 7:489-98. 2002
    ..To assess whether educational status is associated with HIV-1 infection in developing countries by conducting a systematic review of published literature...
  14. doi A combined microfinance and training intervention can reduce HIV risk behaviour in young female participants
    Paul M Pronyk
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Program, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS 22:1659-65. 2008
    ..To assess effects of a combined microfinance and training intervention on HIV risk behavior among young female participants in rural South Africa...
  15. ncbi Microfinance programs and better health: prospects for sub-Saharan Africa
    Paul M Pronyk
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    JAMA 298:1925-7. 2007
  16. pmc Understanding the impact of a microfinance-based intervention on women's empowerment and the reduction of intimate partner violence in South Africa
    Julia C Kim
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Acornhoek, South Africa
    Am J Public Health 97:1794-802. 2007
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  17. ncbi Childhood mortality among former Mozambican refugees and their hosts in rural South Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1271-8. 2004
    ..We investigated differentials in mortality between children from former Mozambican refugee and host South African households in a rural sub-district in the north-east of South Africa...