Kenneth Hill

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Frameworks for studying the determinants of child survival
    Kenneth Hill
    Hopkins Population Center, Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 81:138-9. 2003
  2. pmc How should we measure maternal mortality in the developing world? A comparison of household deaths and sibling history approaches
    Kenneth Hill
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, 21205 2179, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 84:173-80. 2006
  3. pmc Monitoring child mortality through community health worker reporting of births and deaths in Malawi: validation against a household mortality survey
    Agbessi Amouzou
    Institute for International Programs, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e88939. 2014
  4. pmc Maternal mortality estimation at the subnational level: a model-based method with an application to Bangladesh
    Saifuddin Ahmed
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 89:12-21. 2011
  5. pmc Determinants of personal demand for an AIDS vaccine in Uganda: contingent valuation survey
    David Bishai
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 82:652-60. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic differentials in supplementation of vitamin A: evidence from the Philippines
    Yoonjoung Choi
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, E4132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 23:156-64. 2005
  7. pmc "Real-Time" Monitoring of Under-Five Mortality: Lessons for Strengthened Vital Statistics Systems
    Jennifer Bryce
    Institute for International Programs, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Med 13:e1001904. 2016
  8. pmc Independent Evaluation of the integrated Community Case Management of Childhood Illness Strategy in Malawi Using a National Evaluation Platform Design
    Agbessi Amouzou
    Institute for International Programs, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland National Statistical Office, Zomba, Malawi Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 94:574-83. 2016
  9. pmc Monitoring child survival in 'real time' using routine health facility records: results from Malawi
    Agbessi Amouzou
    Institute for International Programs, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 18:1231-9. 2013
  10. pmc Monitoring Change in Child Mortality through Household Surveys
    Kenneth Hill
    Institute for International Programs, Department of International Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0137713. 2015

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  1. pmc Frameworks for studying the determinants of child survival
    Kenneth Hill
    Hopkins Population Center, Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 81:138-9. 2003
  2. pmc How should we measure maternal mortality in the developing world? A comparison of household deaths and sibling history approaches
    Kenneth Hill
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, 21205 2179, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 84:173-80. 2006
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  3. pmc Monitoring child mortality through community health worker reporting of births and deaths in Malawi: validation against a household mortality survey
    Agbessi Amouzou
    Institute for International Programs, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e88939. 2014
    ..We present results from a test of a mortality monitoring approach based on recording of births and deaths by specially trained community health workers (CHWs) in Malawi...
  4. pmc Maternal mortality estimation at the subnational level: a model-based method with an application to Bangladesh
    Saifuddin Ahmed
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 89:12-21. 2011
    ..To provide a model-based method of estimating maternal mortality at the subnational level and illustrate its use in estimating maternal mortality rates (MMrates) and maternal mortality ratios (MMRs) in all 64 districts of Bangladesh...
  5. pmc Determinants of personal demand for an AIDS vaccine in Uganda: contingent valuation survey
    David Bishai
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 82:652-60. 2004
    ..To assess the factors affecting demand for an HIV/AIDS vaccine among adults in their prime earning and childbearing years and the impact of vaccination on risk behaviour in a high-prevalence, low-income country...
  6. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic differentials in supplementation of vitamin A: evidence from the Philippines
    Yoonjoung Choi
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, E4132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 23:156-64. 2005
    ..Approaches targeting vulnerable households or approaches not requiring mothers to travel to distribution centres may be more promising...
  7. pmc "Real-Time" Monitoring of Under-Five Mortality: Lessons for Strengthened Vital Statistics Systems
    Jennifer Bryce
    Institute for International Programs, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Med 13:e1001904. 2016
    ..Bryce and colleagues, reflect on lessons that can be learned from the Real-Time Monitoring of Under-Five Mortality Collection. ..
  8. pmc Independent Evaluation of the integrated Community Case Management of Childhood Illness Strategy in Malawi Using a National Evaluation Platform Design
    Agbessi Amouzou
    Institute for International Programs, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland National Statistical Office, Zomba, Malawi Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 94:574-83. 2016
    ..This suggests that targeting iCCM solely based on geographic barriers may need to be reconsidered. ..
  9. pmc Monitoring child survival in 'real time' using routine health facility records: results from Malawi
    Agbessi Amouzou
    Institute for International Programs, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 18:1231-9. 2013
    ..We used data from two districts of Malawi to test a method for monitoring child mortality based on adjusting health facility records for incomplete coverage...
  10. pmc Monitoring Change in Child Mortality through Household Surveys
    Kenneth Hill
    Institute for International Programs, Department of International Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0137713. 2015
    ..We explored and tested the validity of two new analysis methods for less-expensive summary histories of births and child deaths for such monitoring in five African countries...
  11. ncbi request reprint Stillbirth rates: delivering estimates in 190 countries
    Cynthia Stanton
    The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Lancet 367:1487-94. 2006
    ..We sought to identify available data and use these to estimate the rates and numbers of stillbirths for 190 countries for the year 2000, and provide uncertainty estimates...
  12. pmc Making deaths count
    Kenneth Hill
    Bull World Health Organ 84:162. 2006
  13. ncbi request reprint Probabilistic record linkage and an automated procedure to minimize the undecided-matched pair problem
    Carla Jorge Machado
    Departamento de Demografia, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional, Faculdade de Ciências Econômicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 20:915-25. 2004
    ..Future research using record linkage should use strategies from first record linkage runs before a full clerical review (the standard procedure under uncertainty) to efficiently retrieve matches...
  14. pmc Traumatic events and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder amongst Sudanese nationals, refugees and Ugandans in the West Nile
    Unni Krishnan Karunakara
    Medecins Sans Frontieres, PO Box 10014, 1001 EA Amsterdam, The Netherlands uk at jhu edu
    Afr Health Sci 4:83-93. 2004
    ..To compare the incidence of traumatic events and its association with symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder in three population groups in northern Uganda and southern Sudan...
  15. pmc Characterizing the epidemiological transition in Mexico: national and subnational burden of diseases, injuries, and risk factors
    Gretchen Stevens
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e125. 2008
    ..Subnational analysis of the burden of diseases, injuries, and risk factors can improve characterization of the epidemiological transition and identify policy priorities...
  16. ncbi request reprint The way forward
    Carla AbouZahr
    Health Metrics Network, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 370:1791-9. 2007
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Estimates of maternal mortality worldwide between 1990 and 2005: an assessment of available data
    Kenneth Hill
    Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Lancet 370:1311-9. 2007
    ..In 2006, a new maternal mortality working group was established to develop improved estimation methods and make new estimates of maternal mortality for 2005, and to analyse trends in maternal mortality since 1990...
  18. ncbi request reprint Can we achieve Millennium Development Goal 4? New analysis of country trends and forecasts of under-5 mortality to 2015
    Christopher J L Murray
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98102, USA
    Lancet 370:1040-54. 2007
    ..We aimed to develop new reproducible methods and reanalyse existing data to elucidate detailed time trends...
  19. ncbi request reprint Excess Indigenous mortality: are Indigenous Australians more severely disadvantaged than other Indigenous populations?
    Kenneth Hill
    Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard University, 9 Bow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:580-9. 2007
    ..We re-examine recent national mortality levels and trends of Indigenous Australians...
  20. ncbi request reprint Maternal, neonatal and community factors influencing neonatal mortality in Brazil
    Carla Jorge Machado
    Departamento de Demografia, CEDEPLAR UFMG, Brazil
    J Biosoc Sci 37:193-208. 2005
    ..This result may also indicate that other factors over and above biological and more proximate factors could affect neonatal death...
  21. ncbi request reprint Measuring maternal mortality
    Kenneth Hill
    Lancet 368:2121. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint Using indirect methods to understand the impact of forced migration on long-term under-five mortality
    Kavita Singh
    MEASURE Evaluation, UNC Chapel Hill, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 37:741-60. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic transition interrupted: a reassessment of mortality trends in Thailand, 1980-2000
    Kenneth Hill
    Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, MA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:374-84. 2007
    ..The extent to which the epidemic has slowed or possibly reversed the epidemiological transition in Thailand is relatively unknown...