Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
- Frameworks for studying the determinants of child survivalKenneth 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
- How should we measure maternal mortality in the developing world? A comparison of household deaths and sibling history approachesKenneth Hill
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, 21205 2179, USA
Bull World Health Organ 84:173-80. 2006....
- Monitoring child mortality through community health worker reporting of births and deaths in Malawi: validation against a household mortality surveyAgbessi 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...
- Maternal mortality estimation at the subnational level: a model-based method with an application to BangladeshSaifuddin 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...
- Determinants of personal demand for an AIDS vaccine in Uganda: contingent valuation surveyDavid 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...
- Socioeconomic differentials in supplementation of vitamin A: evidence from the PhilippinesYoonjoung 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...
- "Real-Time" Monitoring of Under-Five Mortality: Lessons for Strengthened Vital Statistics SystemsJennifer 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. ..
- Independent Evaluation of the integrated Community Case Management of Childhood Illness Strategy in Malawi Using a National Evaluation Platform DesignAgbessi 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. ..
- Monitoring child survival in 'real time' using routine health facility records: results from MalawiAgbessi 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...
- Monitoring Change in Child Mortality through Household SurveysKenneth 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...
- Stillbirth rates: delivering estimates in 190 countriesCynthia 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...
- Making deaths countKenneth Hill
Bull World Health Organ 84:162. 2006
- Probabilistic record linkage and an automated procedure to minimize the undecided-matched pair problemCarla 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...
- Traumatic events and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder amongst Sudanese nationals, refugees and Ugandans in the West NileUnni 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...
- Characterizing the epidemiological transition in Mexico: national and subnational burden of diseases, injuries, and risk factorsGretchen 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...
- The way forwardCarla AbouZahr
Health Metrics Network, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Lancet 370:1791-9. 2007....
- Estimates of maternal mortality worldwide between 1990 and 2005: an assessment of available dataKenneth 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...
- Can we achieve Millennium Development Goal 4? New analysis of country trends and forecasts of under-5 mortality to 2015Christopher 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...
- 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...
- Maternal, neonatal and community factors influencing neonatal mortality in BrazilCarla 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...
- Measuring maternal mortalityKenneth Hill
Lancet 368:2121. 2006
- Using indirect methods to understand the impact of forced migration on long-term under-five mortalityKavita Singh
MEASURE Evaluation, UNC Chapel Hill, USA
J Biosoc Sci 37:741-60. 2005....
- Epidemiologic transition interrupted: a reassessment of mortality trends in Thailand, 1980-2000Kenneth 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...