Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
- A cost function for HIV prevention services: is there a 'u' - shape?Lorna Guinness
Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK, WC1 7HT
Cost Eff Resour Alloc 5:13. 2007..Using an econometric analysis, this paper addresses this question by estimating marginal costs and economies of scale for HIV prevention programmes for vulnerable groups in Southern India with different levels of coverage...
- What can transaction costs tell us about governance in the delivery of large scale HIV prevention programmes in southern India?Lorna Guinness
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Public Health and Policy, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
Soc Sci Med 72:1939-47. 2011..The management agency approach therefore appears to be both transaction cost reducing and better able to cope with the large scale of these contracting programmes...
- The cost-effectiveness of consistent and early intervention of harm reduction for injecting drug users in BangladeshLorna Guinness
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Addiction 105:319-28. 2010....
- Does scale matter? The costs of HIV-prevention interventions for commercial sex workers in IndiaLorna Guinness
Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
Bull World Health Organ 83:747-55. 2005..To explore how the scale of a project affects both the total costs and average costs of HIV prevention in India...
- Modelling the impact and cost-effectiveness of the HIV intervention programme amongst commercial sex workers in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, IndiaIsaac C H Fung
MSc Control of Infectious Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
BMC Public Health 7:195. 2007..Two surveys were performed among CSWs in 1999 and 2003. This study estimates the cost-effectiveness of the Jyoti Sangh HIV prevention programme...
- Could the CARE-SHAKTI intervention for injecting drug users be maintaining the low HIV prevalence in Dhaka, Bangladesh?Anna M Foss
HIV Tools Research Group, Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, UK
Addiction 102:114-25. 2007....
- The cost-effectiveness of expanding harm reduction activities for injecting drug users in Odessa, UkrainePeter Vickerman
HIVTools Research Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, United Kingdom
Sex Transm Dis 33:S89-102. 2006....
- Cost-effectiveness of HIV prevention for high-risk groups at scale: an economic evaluation of the Avahan programme in south IndiaAnna Vassall
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Electronic address
Lancet Glob Health 2:e531-40. 2014..We assessed the cost-effectiveness of Avahan to inform global and national funding institutions who are considering investing in worldwide HIV prevention in concentrated epidemics...
- 10 best resources in...cost analysis for HIV/AIDS programmes in low and middle income countriesLorna Guinness
Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Health Policy Plan 19:242-5. 2004
- Does integration of HIV and SRH services achieve economies of scale and scope in practice? A cost function analysis of the Integra InitiativeCarol Dayo Obure
Faculty of Public Health and Policy, Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Sex Transm Infect 92:130-4. 2016..However, until now, little empirical evidence exists on whether the hypothesised efficiency gains associated with such integration can be achieved in practice...
- Does integration of HIV and sexual and reproductive health services improve technical efficiency in Kenya and Swaziland? An application of a two-stage semi parametric approach incorporating quality measuresCarol Dayo Obure
Department of Global Health and Development, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK Electronic address
Soc Sci Med 151:147-56. 2016..The analysis of quality and efficiency as separate dimensions of performance suggest that efficiency may be achieved without sacrificing quality. ..
- Methodological Issues to Consider When Collecting Data to Estimate Poverty Impact in Economic Evaluations in Low-income and Middle-income CountriesSedona Sweeney
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Health Econ 25:42-52. 2016..These components are presented in a framework to encourage researchers to consider the implications of differing approaches in data collection and to report their approach in a standardized and transparent way...
- The costs of scaling up HIV prevention for high risk groups: lessons learned from the Avahan Programme in IndiaSudhashree Chandrashekar
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom St John s Research Institute, Bangalore, India
PLoS ONE 9:e106582. 2014..The study objective is to measure, analyse costs of scaling up HIV prevention for high-risk groups in India, in order to assist the design of future HIV prevention programmes in South Asia and beyond...
- Surviving the impact of HIV-related illness in the Zambian business sectorLorna Guinness
Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:353-63. 2003..This would foster the development of more appropriate responses to the epidemic in Zambia and the region as a whole...
- Cost-effectiveness of HIV/AIDS interventions in Africa: a systematic review of the evidenceAndrew Creese
Essential Drugs and Medicines Policy Department, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
Lancet 359:1635-43. 2002..Reductions in drug prices have raised the priority of treatment, though treatment access is restricted. We assessed the existing cost-effectiveness data and its implications for value-for-money strategies to combat HIV/AIDS in Africa...
- Costs of hospital care for HIV-positive and HIV-negative patients at Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, KenyaLorna Guinness
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, L3 5QA UK
AIDS 16:901-8. 2002..To record the costs of hospital care for HIV-positive and -negative patients in Nairobi, and identify costs paid by patients per admission...