Affiliation: London School of Economics
- Effectiveness of interventions to provide culturally appropriate maternity care in increasing uptake of skilled maternity care: a systematic reviewErnestina Coast
Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science, London WC2A 2AE, UK
Health Policy Plan 31:1479-1491. 2016..Whilst issues of culture are being recognized by programmes and researchers as being important, interventions that explicitly incorporate issues of culture are rarely evaluated...
- "These things are dangerous": Understanding induced abortion trajectories in urban ZambiaErnestina Coast
London School of Economics, Dept of Social Policy, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE, UK Electronic address
Soc Sci Med 153:201-9. 2016..Unofficial payments required by some providers can be a major barrier to safe care. Timely access to safe abortion services depends on chance rather than informed exercise of entitlement. ..
- Poverty and postnatal depression: a systematic mapping of the evidence from low and lower middle income countriesErnestina Coast
Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics, United Kingdom
Health Place 18:1188-97. 2012..Evidence focuses overwhelmingly on individual-level analyses. To understand the scale and implications of PND in LLMICs, research has to take account of neighbourhoods, communities, and localities...
- Local understandings of, and responses to, HIV: rural-urban migrants in TanzaniaErnestina Coast
London School of Economics, London, UK
Soc Sci Med 63:1000-10. 2006..Maasai rural-urban migrants in Tanzania-both married and unmarried-are not having sex in town. The policy and service provision implications of the results are explored...
- Wasting semen: context and condom use among the MaasaiErnestina Coast
Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
Cult Health Sex 9:387-401. 2007..The implications of these findings for condom provision and uptake are considered...
- Maternity care services and culture: a systematic global mapping of interventionsErnestina Coast
Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 9:e108130. 2014..It identifies and develops a map of the literature; describes the range of interventions, types of literature and study designs; and identifies knowledge gaps...
- Cost of abortions in Zambia: A comparison of safe abortion and post abortion careDivya Parmar
a School of Health Sciences, City University London, London, UK
Glob Public Health 12:236-249. 2017..5 times more than safe abortion care. The Zambian health system could save as much as US$0.4 million annually if those women currently treated for an unsafe abortion instead had a safe abortion...
- Transactional sex risk across a typology of rural and urban female sex workers in Indonesia: a mixed methods studyDewi Ismajani Puradiredja
Department of Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 7:e52858. 2012..Interventions need context-specific strategies to reach the different FSWs identified by this study's typology...
- Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine implementation in low and middle-income countries (LMICs): health system experiences and prospectsJannah Wigle
Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE, UK
Vaccine 31:3811-7. 2013..Several demonstration and pilot projects have achieved high rates of acceptability and coverage and lessons learned should be documented and shared. ..
- Diabetes and depression comorbidity and socio-economic status in low and middle income countries (LMICs): a mapping of the evidenceTiziana Leone
LSE Health, LSE Houghton St, London, WC2A 2AE, UK
Global Health 8:39. 2012..The small evidence base that considers diabetes and depression in low and middle income countries is out of step with the scale of the burden of disease...
- The individual level cost of pregnancy termination in Zambia: a comparison of safe and unsafe abortionTiziana Leone
Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics, London WC2A 2AE, UK
Health Policy Plan 31:825-33. 2016....
- Suicide and poverty in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic reviewValentina Iemmi
London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK Electronic address
Lancet Psychiatry 3:774-83. 2016..Available data show a potential benefit in addressing economic poverty within suicide prevention strategies, with particular attention to both chronic poverty and acute economic events. ..
- Social relationships and postpartum depression in South Asia: a systematic reviewEleri Jones
Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK
Int J Soc Psychiatry 59:690-700. 2013..Evidence suggests a much higher prevalence of postpartum depression in South Asia than in 'western' contexts...