Viroj Tangcharoensathien

Summary

Country: Thailand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Universal coverage and its impact on reproductive health services in Thailand
    Viroj Tangcharoensathien
    International Health Policy Programme, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Reprod Health Matters 10:59-69. 2002
  2. pmc Knowledge-based changes to health systems: the Thai experience in policy development
    Viroj Tangcharoensathien
    International Health Policy Program Thailand, 376 Mooban Panya, Patanakan Road, Bangkok, 10250 Thailand
    Bull World Health Organ 82:750-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint ICPD goals and targets worth revisiting in the context of health sector reforms
    Viroj Tangcharoensathien
    International Health Policy Programme, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Reprod Health Matters 10:138-40. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation of palliative management versus peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis for end-stage renal disease: evidence for coverage decisions in Thailand
    Yot Teerawattananon
    Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Value Health 10:61-72. 2007
  5. pmc Three decades of primary health care: reviewing the past and defining the future
    Suwit Wibulpolprasert
    Bull World Health Organ 86:3. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Designing a reproductive health services package in the universal health insurance scheme in Thailand: match and mismatch of need, demand and supply
    Yot Teerawattananon
    International Health Policy Programme, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand
    Health Policy Plan 19:i31-i39. 2004
  7. pmc Catastrophic and poverty impacts of health payments: results from national household surveys in Thailand
    Supon Limwattananon
    Department of Social and Administrative Pharmacy, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Bull World Health Organ 85:600-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The economics of effective AIDS treatment in Thailand
    Mead Over
    Center for Global Development, 1776 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    AIDS 21:S105-16. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint WHO's web-based public hearings: hijacked by pharma?
    Suwit Wibulpolprasert
    Lancet 370:1754. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The way forward
    Carla AbouZahr
    Health Metrics Network, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 370:1791-9. 2007

Collaborators

  • Yot Teerawattananon
  • Sripen Tantivess
  • Kenneth Hill
  • K Satyanarayana
  • R Laurenti
  • Zulfiqar A Bhutta
  • Lucy Gilson
  • Kenji Shibuya
  • Alan Lopez
  • A Mills
  • Dhavee Sirivongs
  • Joy Lawn
  • Simon Szreter
  • Martha Ainsworth
  • T H Hull
  • P Jha
  • Adrian Towse
  • M Chopra
  • Cl Abou-Zahr
  • Suwit Wibulpolprasert
  • Chutima Suraratdecha
  • Supon Limwattananon
  • Jon Rohde
  • Carla AbouZahr
  • Mead Over
  • Churnrurtai Kanchanachitra
  • Areewan Cheawchanwattana
  • James Mark Simmerman
  • Wachara Riewpaiboon
  • Suwanna Warakamin
  • Robert Black
  • Simon Cousens
  • Osman Sankoh
  • Lene Mikkelsen
  • Julian Gold
  • Mario Merialdi
  • Wiwat Peerapatanapokin
  • Paul J van der Maas
  • Philip Setel
  • Danuta Rajs Grzebien
  • Chakkalackal Korah George
  • Gonghuan Yang
  • Fred Binka
  • Denise Lievesley
  • Robert N Anderson
  • Siwei Zhang
  • Keqin Rao
  • Rene Castro
  • Ana Revenga
  • Doris Ma Fat
  • John Cleland
  • Mie Inoue
  • Sombat Thanprasertsuk
  • Robert Jakob
  • Jyh Kae Nien
  • Yong Jiang
  • Susan Stout
  • Sarath Samarage
  • Zhengjing Huang
  • Laragh Gollogly
  • Timothy Evans
  • Chalapati Rao
  • Fan Wu
  • Ayaga A Bawah
  • Rogelio Gonzalez
  • Francis C Notzon
  • Nadia Soleman
  • Ana Pilar Betran
  • Kanitta Bundhamcharoen
  • Francesca Coullare
  • Ximena Carrasco Figueroa
  • Xiaoyan Li
  • Sarah B Macfarlane
  • Sheena Moosa
  • Emiko Masaki
  • Phusit Prakongsai
  • Cynthia Gross
  • Cholatip Pongskul
  • Supamit Chunsutthiwat
  • Jongkol Lertiendumrong
  • Chulaporn Limwattananon
  • Scott F Dowell
  • Timothy Uyeki
  • Sonja J Olsen
  • Malinee Chittaganpitch
  • Somying Saithanu
  • Dale Whittington
  • Komatra Chuengsatiansup
  • Nongluk Boonthai

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Universal coverage and its impact on reproductive health services in Thailand
    Viroj Tangcharoensathien
    International Health Policy Programme, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Reprod Health Matters 10:59-69. 2002
    ....
  2. pmc Knowledge-based changes to health systems: the Thai experience in policy development
    Viroj Tangcharoensathien
    International Health Policy Program Thailand, 376 Mooban Panya, Patanakan Road, Bangkok, 10250 Thailand
    Bull World Health Organ 82:750-6. 2004
    ..Additionally, the media played a part in shaping the societal consensus on universal coverage...
  3. ncbi request reprint ICPD goals and targets worth revisiting in the context of health sector reforms
    Viroj Tangcharoensathien
    International Health Policy Programme, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Reprod Health Matters 10:138-40. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation of palliative management versus peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis for end-stage renal disease: evidence for coverage decisions in Thailand
    Yot Teerawattananon
    Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Value Health 10:61-72. 2007
    ..To examine the value for money of including peritoneal dialysis (PD) or hemodialysis (HD) into the universal health insurance scheme of Thailand...
  5. pmc Three decades of primary health care: reviewing the past and defining the future
    Suwit Wibulpolprasert
    Bull World Health Organ 86:3. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Designing a reproductive health services package in the universal health insurance scheme in Thailand: match and mismatch of need, demand and supply
    Yot Teerawattananon
    International Health Policy Programme, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand
    Health Policy Plan 19:i31-i39. 2004
    ..g. breast cosmetic procedures and unproven effective interventions), these SRH services should be excluded from the package and left to private financing and providers, the government playing a regulatory role...
  7. pmc Catastrophic and poverty impacts of health payments: results from national household surveys in Thailand
    Supon Limwattananon
    Department of Social and Administrative Pharmacy, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Bull World Health Organ 85:600-6. 2007
    ..To estimate the incidence and describe the profile of catastrophic expenditures and impoverishment due to household out-of-pocket payments, comparing the periods before and after the introduction of universal health care coverage (UC)...
  8. ncbi request reprint The economics of effective AIDS treatment in Thailand
    Mead Over
    Center for Global Development, 1776 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    AIDS 21:S105-16. 2007
    ..This paper projects the cost effectiveness, the affordability and the future fiscal burden of NAPHA to the government of Thailand under several different policy scenarios until the year 2025...
  9. ncbi request reprint WHO's web-based public hearings: hijacked by pharma?
    Suwit Wibulpolprasert
    Lancet 370:1754. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The way forward
    Carla AbouZahr
    Health Metrics Network, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 370:1791-9. 2007
    ....
  11. pmc Regional public health education: current situation and challenges
    Viroj Tangcharoensathien
    Bull World Health Organ 85:903-4. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint The validity of A new practical quality of life measure in patients on renal replacement therapy
    Areewan Cheawchanwattana
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:S207-17. 2006
    ..The measure consisting of 9-items, and so called 9-item Thai Health status Assessment Instrument (9-THAI) was used to assess its validity and reliability in patients on renal replacement therapy (RRT)...
  13. ncbi request reprint The cost of influenza in Thailand
    James Mark Simmerman
    International Emerging Infections Program, Box 68 CDC, APO, AP 96546, USA
    Vaccine 24:4417-26. 2006
    ..The burden of influenza in Thailand is greater than previously appreciated, particularly in young children and the elderly. The impact and cost-effectiveness of influenza vaccination for high-risk groups merits further investigation...
  14. pmc A critical assessment of mortality statistics in Thailand: potential for improvements
    Viroj Tangcharoensathien
    Ministry of Public Health, International Health Policy Program, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Bull World Health Organ 84:233-8. 2006
    ..Public awareness of the importance of registering all deaths and the application of registration requirements prior to funerals would also improve coverage, though enforcement would be difficult...
  15. pmc Are cost effective interventions enough to achieve the millennium development goals?
    Suwit Wibulpolprasert
    BMJ 331:1093-4. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Is universal coverage a solution for disparities in health care? Findings from three low-income provinces of Thailand
    Chutima Suraratdecha
    International Health Policy Program, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Health Policy 73:272-84. 2005
    ..Additionally, consumer preferences and socioeconomics factors are a key to disparities in health care utilization...
  17. ncbi request reprint Private obstetric practice in a public hospital: mythical trust in obstetric care
    Wachara Riewpaiboon
    Health System Research Institute, Ministry of Public Health, Tivanond Road, Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand
    Soc Sci Med 61:1408-17. 2005
    ..The explanatory framework developed through this study provides a foundation for further studies of trust in different specialties and care settings...
  18. ncbi request reprint Induced abortion in Thailand: current situation in public hospitals and legal perspectives
    Suwanna Warakamin
    Reproductive Health Division, Department of Health, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand
    Reprod Health Matters 12:147-56. 2004
    ..A recommendation to amend the abortion law has been proposed to the Ministry of Public Health and the Thai Medical Council...
  19. ncbi request reprint The private demand for an AIDS vaccine in Thailand
    Chutima Suraratdecha
    International Health Policy Program, Ministry of Public Health, Tiwanon Rd, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Health Policy 71:271-87. 2005
    ..Government will have an important role to ensure that those at highest risk of HIV infection with low incomes have access to the vaccine and to reinforce other safe preventive behavior to prevent reductions in condom use...
  20. pmc Learning from Thailand's health reforms
    Adrian Towse
    Office of Health Economics, London SW1A 2DY
    BMJ 328:103-5. 2004
  21. ncbi request reprint Health sector regulation in Thailand: recent progress and the future agenda
    Yot Teerawattananon
    Senior Research Scholar, Programme in Health Policy and Systems, International Health Policy Program, Ministry of Public Health, Tiwanon Road, Nonthaburi, 11000, Thailand
    Health Policy 63:323-38. 2003
    ....
  22. doi request reprint 30 years after Alma-Ata: has primary health care worked in countries?
    Jon Rohde
    Management Sciences for Health, Boston, MA, USA James P Grant School of Public Health, BRAC University, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Lancet 372:950-61. 2008
    ..More detailed analysis and evaluation within and across countries would be invaluable in guiding investments for primary health care, and expediting progress towards the Millennium Development Goals and "health for all"...