Sanjay Basu

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The production of consumption: addressing the impact of mineral mining on tuberculosis in southern Africa
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
    Global Health 5:11. 2009
  2. doi Nutritional determinants of worldwide diabetes: an econometric study of food markets and diabetes prevalence in 173 countries
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 987, San Francisco, CA 94131, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:179-86. 2013
  3. pmc Comparative performance of private and public healthcare systems in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 9:e1001244. 2012
  4. pmc Financing the Millennium Development Goals for health and beyond: sustaining the 'Big Push'
    Gorik Ooms
    Oxford University, Department of Sociology, Christ Church, Meadow Flat, Oxford OXL1DP, UK
    Global Health 6:17. 2010
  5. pmc Addressing institutional amplifiers in the dynamics and control of tuberculosis epidemics
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:30-7. 2011
  6. pmc Projected effects of tobacco smoking on worldwide tuberculosis control: mathematical modelling analysis
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    BMJ 343:d5506. 2011
  7. pmc A metabolic-epidemiological microsimulation model to estimate the changes in energy intake and physical activity necessary to meet the Healthy People 2020 obesity objective
    Sanjay Basu
    Sanjay Basu and Marilyn Winkleby are with the Prevention Research Center, School of Medicine the Center for Health Policy and the Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and the Center on Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University, Stanford, CA Sanjay Basu is also with the Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK Hilary Seligman is with the Center for Vulnerable Populations, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco
    Am J Public Health 104:1209-16. 2014
  8. pmc The effect of tobacco control measures during a period of rising cardiovascular disease risk in India: a mathematical model of myocardial infarction and stroke
    Sanjay Basu
    Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 10:e1001480. 2013
  9. pmc Expansion of the National Salt Reduction Initiative: A Mathematical Model of Benefits and Risks of Population-Level Sodium Reduction
    Sung Eun Choi
    Department of Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA SEC, MLB Prevention Research Center Centers for Health Policy, Primary Care and Outcomes Research Cardiovascular Institute and Center on Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA SB Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK SB
    Med Decis Making 36:72-85. 2016
  10. doi Social epidemiology of hypertension in middle-income countries: determinants of prevalence, diagnosis, treatment, and control in the WHO SAGE study
    Sanjay Basu
    Prevention Research Center, Centers for Health Policy, Primary Care, and Outcomes Research, Center on Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Hypertension 62:18-26. 2013

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc The production of consumption: addressing the impact of mineral mining on tuberculosis in southern Africa
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
    Global Health 5:11. 2009
    ..Miners in southern Africa experience incident rates of tuberculosis up to ten times greater than the general population. Migration to and from mines may be amplifying tuberculosis epidemics in the general population...
  2. doi Nutritional determinants of worldwide diabetes: an econometric study of food markets and diabetes prevalence in 173 countries
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 987, San Francisco, CA 94131, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:179-86. 2013
    ..We sought to determine what socio-economic and dietary factors are the most significant population-level contributors to diabetes prevalence rates internationally...
  3. pmc Comparative performance of private and public healthcare systems in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 9:e1001244. 2012
    ..We performed a systematic review of research studies investigating the performance of private and public sector delivery in low- and middle-income countries...
  4. pmc Financing the Millennium Development Goals for health and beyond: sustaining the 'Big Push'
    Gorik Ooms
    Oxford University, Department of Sociology, Christ Church, Meadow Flat, Oxford OXL1DP, UK
    Global Health 6:17. 2010
    ..Such a Fund could use established and effective strategies for aid delivery to mitigate many financial problems currently undermining the Millennium Development Goals initiative...
  5. pmc Addressing institutional amplifiers in the dynamics and control of tuberculosis epidemics
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:30-7. 2011
    ..However, reducing the total population size entering institutional amplifiers significantly lowered tuberculosis incidence and the risk of propagating new drug-resistant tuberculosis strains...
  6. pmc Projected effects of tobacco smoking on worldwide tuberculosis control: mathematical modelling analysis
    Sanjay Basu
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    BMJ 343:d5506. 2011
    ..Smoking has been linked to increased individual risk of tuberculosis infection and mortality, but it remains unclear how these risks affect population-wide tuberculosis rates...
  7. pmc A metabolic-epidemiological microsimulation model to estimate the changes in energy intake and physical activity necessary to meet the Healthy People 2020 obesity objective
    Sanjay Basu
    Sanjay Basu and Marilyn Winkleby are with the Prevention Research Center, School of Medicine the Center for Health Policy and the Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and the Center on Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University, Stanford, CA Sanjay Basu is also with the Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK Hilary Seligman is with the Center for Vulnerable Populations, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco
    Am J Public Health 104:1209-16. 2014
    ..We combined a metabolic and an epidemiological model of obesity to estimate changes in calorie intake and physical activity necessary to achieve the Healthy People 2020 objective of reducing adult obesity prevalence from 33.9% to 30.5%...
  8. pmc The effect of tobacco control measures during a period of rising cardiovascular disease risk in India: a mathematical model of myocardial infarction and stroke
    Sanjay Basu
    Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 10:e1001480. 2013
    ..We simulated tobacco control and pharmacological strategies for preventing cardiovascular deaths in India, the country that is expected to experience more cardiovascular deaths than any other over the next decade...
  9. pmc Expansion of the National Salt Reduction Initiative: A Mathematical Model of Benefits and Risks of Population-Level Sodium Reduction
    Sung Eun Choi
    Department of Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA SEC, MLB Prevention Research Center Centers for Health Policy, Primary Care and Outcomes Research Cardiovascular Institute and Center on Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA SB Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK SB
    Med Decis Making 36:72-85. 2016
    ..The National Salt Reduction Initiative, in which food producers agree to lower sodium to levels deemed feasible for different foods, is expected to significantly reduce sodium intake if expanded to a large sector of food manufacturers...
  10. doi Social epidemiology of hypertension in middle-income countries: determinants of prevalence, diagnosis, treatment, and control in the WHO SAGE study
    Sanjay Basu
    Prevention Research Center, Centers for Health Policy, Primary Care, and Outcomes Research, Center on Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Hypertension 62:18-26. 2013
    ..Overall, the social epidemiology of hypertension in middle-income countries seems to be correlated to increasing obesity prevalence, and hypertension control rates are particularly low for adult men across distinct cultures...
  11. pmc Palm oil taxes and cardiovascular disease mortality in India: economic-epidemiologic model
    Sanjay Basu
    Prevention Research Center, and Center on Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    BMJ 347:f6048. 2013
    ..To examine the potential effect of a tax on palm oil on hyperlipidemia and on mortality due to cardiovascular disease in India...
  12. pmc Governance and health in the Arab world
    Rajaie Batniji
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 383:343-55. 2014
    ..To better guide efforts to transform political and economic institutions, more data are needed for health-care access, health-care quality, health status, and access to services of marginalised groups. ..
  13. pmc Complexity in mathematical models of public health policies: a guide for consumers of models
    Sanjay Basu
    Prevention Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America Centers for Health Policy, Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America Center for Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 10:e1001540. 2013
    b>Sanjay Basu and colleagues explain how models are increasingly used to inform public health policy yet readers may struggle to evaluate the quality of models...
  14. pmc Moderation of the Relation of County-Level Cost of Living to Nutrition by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
    Sanjay Basu
    Sanjay Basu is with the Department of Medicine at Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA Christopher Wimer is with the Center on Poverty and Social Policy, Columbia University, New York, NY Hilary Seligman is with the University of California San Francisco s Center for Vulnerable Populations, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA
    Am J Public Health 106:2064-2070. 2016
    ..To examine the association of county-level cost of living with nutrition among low-income Americans...
  15. pmc Job loss, wealth and depression during the Great Recession in the USA and Europe
    Carlos Riumallo-Herl
    LSE Health, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK, Department of Medicine, Prevention Research Center, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA, Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK, Faculty of Social Sciences, Oxford University, Oxford, UK, and Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1508-17. 2014
    ..To examine whether late-career job loss increased depression among older workers approaching retirement in the USA and Europe...
  16. pmc The relationship of sugar to population-level diabetes prevalence: an econometric analysis of repeated cross-sectional data
    Sanjay Basu
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e57873. 2013
    ..Differences in sugar availability statistically explain variations in diabetes prevalence rates at a population level that are not explained by physical activity, overweight or obesity...