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2018

(last update: 16.07.2018)

Aigner A, Becher H, Jacobs S, Wilkens L R, Boushey C J, Le Marchand L, Haiman C A and Maskarinec G (2018). Low diet quality and the risk of stroke mortality: the multiethnic cohort study. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41430-018-0103-4


Atchessi N, De Allegri M, Kadio K, Pigeon-Gagné E, Ouedraogo S, Ridde V. Du concept d’indigence aux interventions de sante publique : réflexions du Burkina in Pourette D, Mattern C. Cabane C. La santé des femmes, mères et enfants à Madagascar : Anthropologie comparée, Anthropologie & Médecines: L'Harmattan. 2018


Barteit S
, Sie A, Ye M, Depoux A and Sauerborn R (2018). Climate Change and Health as Massive Open Online Courses. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; 247: 416-420. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-852-5-416

 

Barteit S, Yé M, Sié A, Depux A, Sauerborn R. Reaching the world: teaching climate change and health as a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). In: Azeiteiro UM, Filho WL, Aires L (Eds.) Climate Literacy and Innovations: Springer International Publishing; 2018: XIX, 388.

 

Barteit SSié AYé MDepoux ASauerborn R (2018) Climate Change and Health as Massive Open Online Courses. Studies in Health Technologies and Informatics, 247:416-420.  DOI: 10.3233/978-1-61499-852-5-41

 

Becher H, Belau M, Winkler V and Aigner A (2018). Estimating lung cancer mortality attributable to second hand smoke exposure in Germany. International Journal of Public Health; 63(3): 367-375. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-1022-1

 

Belesova K, Gasparrini A, Sie A, Sauerborn R and Wilkinson P (2018). Annual Crop-Yield Variation, Child Survival, and Nutrition Among Subsistence Farmers in Burkina Faso. American Journal of Epidemiology; 187(2): 242-250. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwx241

 

Bommer C, Sagalova V, Heesemann E, Manne-Goehler J, Atun R, Bärnighausen T, Davies J, Vollmer S (2018). Global Economic Burden of Diabetes in Adults: Projections From 2015 to 2030. Diabetes Care; 41(5): 963-70. DOI: 10.2337/dc17-1962

 

Bor J, Chiu C, Ahmed S, Katz I, Fox M P, Rosen S, Yapa M, Tanser F, Pillay D and Bärnighausen T (2018). Failure to initiate HIV treatment in patients with high CD4 counts: evidence from demographic surveillance in rural South Africa. Tropical Medicine & International Health; 23(2): 206-220. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13013

 

Borghi J, Lohmann J, Dale E, Meheus F, Goudge J, Oboirien K and Kuwawenaruwa A (2018). How to do (or not to do)... Measuring health worker motivation in surveys in low- and middle-income countries. Health Policy and Planning; 33(2): 192-203. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czx153

 

Bosson-Vanga H, Franetich J F, Soulard V, Sossau D, Tefit M, Kane B, Vaillant J C, Borrmann S, Müller O, Dereuddre-Bosquet N, Le Grand R, Silvie O and Mazier D (2018). Differential activity of methylene blue against erythrocytic and hepatic stages of Plasmodium. Malaria Journal; 17(1): 143. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-018-2300-y

 

Cho A B, Jaehn P, Holleczek B, Becher H and Winkler V (2018). Stage of cancer diagnoses among migrants from the former Soviet Union in comparison to the German population - are diagnoses among migrants delayed? BMC Public Health; 18(1): 148. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5046-0

 

Coast J and De Allegri M (2018). Qualitative Methods in Health Economics. In: Oxford Encyclopedia of Research. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK [in press].

 

Dambach P, Jorge M M, Traoré I, Phalkey R, Sawadogo H, Zabré P, Kagoné M, Sié A, Sauerborn R, Becker N and Beiersmann C (2018). A qualitative study of community perception and acceptance of biological larviciding for malaria mosquito control in rural Burkina Faso. BMC Public Health; 18(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5299-7

 

Dambach P, Schleicher M, Korir P, Ouedraogo S, Dambach J, Sié A, Dambach M and Becker N (2018). Nightly Biting Cycles of Anopheles Species in Rural Northwestern Burkina Faso. Journal of Medical Entomology [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/jme/tjy043

 

De Allegri M, Sieleunou I, Abiiro G A and Ridde V (2018). How far is mixed methods research in the field of health policy and systems in Africa? A scoping review. Health Policy and Planning [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czx182

 

De Neve J-W and Fink G (2018). Children’s education and parental old age survival – Quasi-experimental evidence on the intergenerational effects of human capital investment. Journal of Health Economics; 58: 76-89. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhealeco.2018.01.008

 

De Neve J W and Subramanian S V (2018). Causal Effect of Parental Schooling on Early Childhood Undernutrition: Quasi-Experimental Evidence From Zimbabwe. American Journal of Epidemiology; 187(1): 82-93. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwx195

 

Demir M, Phiri S, Heger E, Heller T, Kaiser R, Chaweza T, Fatkenheuer G, Steffen H M and Neuhann F (2018). Prevalence of anti-HBs without anti-HBc among HIV-infected adults initiating antiretroviral therapy in Lilongwe, Malawi. JAIDS [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1097/qai.0000000000001681

 

Dicko A, Roh M E, Diawara H, Mahamar A, Soumare H M, Lanke K, Bradley J, Sanogo K, Kone D T, Diarra K, Keita S, Issiaka D, Traore S F, McCulloch C, Stone W J R, Hwang J, Müller O, Brown J M, Srinivasan V, Drakeley C, Gosling R, Chen I and Bousema T (2018). Efficacy and safety of primaquine and methylene blue for prevention of Plasmodium falciparum transmission in Mali: a phase 2, single-blind, randomised controlled trial. Lancet. Infectious Diseases [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/s1473-3099(18)30044-6

 

Dramé M L, Houehanou C, Sogbohossou P, Paré R, Ekambi A, Mizéhoun-Adissoda C, Houinato D, Gyselinck K, Marx M, Martins M R O and Ferrinho P (2018). Determinants of High Blood Pressure and Quality of Management in Three Regions of Benin. Open Journal of Epidemiology; 08(01): 14-28. DOI: https://doi.org/10.4236/ojepi.2018.81002

 

Fischer H, Schutte S, Depoux A, Amelung D and Sauerborn R (2018). How Well Do COP22 Attendees Understand Graphs on Climate Change Health Impacts from the Fifth IPCC Assessment Report? International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; 15(5). DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15050875

 

Fisker A B, Nebie E, Schoeps A, Martins C, Rodrigues A, Zakane A, Kagone M, Byberg S, Thysen S M, Tiendrebeogo J, Coulibaly B, Sankoh O, Becher H, Whittle H C, van der Klis F R M, Benn C S, Sie A, Müller O and Aaby P (2017). A two-centre randomised trial of an additional early dose of measles vaccine: Effects on mortality and measles antibody levels. Clinical Infectious Diseases [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/cix1033

 

Gabrysch S and Jaehn P (2018). Germany must invest in its global health academic workforce. Lancet; 391(10121): 656-657. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(18)30247-2

 

Geldsetzer P, Fink G, Vaikath M and Bärnighausen T (2018). Sampling for Patient Exit Interviews: Assessment of Methods Using Mathematical Derivation and Computer Simulations. Health Services Research; 53(1): 256-272. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/1475-6773.12611

 

Geldsetzer P, Manne-Goehler J, Bärnighausen T and Davies J I (2018). What research is needed to address the co-epidemics of HIV and cardiometabolic disease in sub-Saharan Africa? Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology; 6(1): 7-9. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/s2213-8587(17)30091-8

 

Geldsetzer P, Manne-Goehler J, Theilmann M, Davies J I, Awasthi A, Vollmer S, Jaacks L M, Bärnighausen T and Atun R (2018). Diabetes and Hypertension in India: A Nationally Representative Study of 1.3 Million Adults. JAMA Internal Medicine; 178(3): 363-72. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.8094

 

Global Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases Collaborators, Roth GA, Johnson CO, Abate KH, Abd-Allah F, Ahmed M, Alam K, Alam T, Alvis-Guzman N, Ansari H, Arnlov J, Atey TM, Awasthi A, Awoke T, Barac A, Bärnighausen T, Bedi N, Bennett D, Bensenor I, Biadgilign S, Castaneda-Orjuela C, Catala-Lopez F, Davletov K, Dharmaratne S, Ding EL, Dubey M, Faraon EJA, Farid T, Farvid MS, Feigin V, Fernandes J, Frostad J, Gebru A, Geleijnse JM, Gona PN, Griswold M, Hailu GB, Hankey GJ, Hassen HY, Havmoeller R, Hay S, Heckbert SR, Irvine CMS, James SL, Jara D, Kasaeian A, Khan AR, Khera S, Khoja AT, Khubchandani J, Kim D, Kolte D, Lal D, Larsson A, Linn S, Lotufo PA, Magdy Abd El Razek H, Mazidi M, Meier T, Mendoza W, Mensah GA, Meretoja A, Mezgebe HB, Mirrakhimov E, Mohammed S, Moran AE, Nguyen G, Nguyen M, Ong KL, Owolabi M, Pletcher M, Pourmalek F, Purcell CA, Qorbani M, Rahman M, Rai RK, Ram U, Reitsma MB, Renzaho AMN, Rios-Blancas MJ, Safiri S, Salomon JA, Sartorius B, Sepanlou SG, Shaikh MA, Silva D, Stranges S, Tabares-Seisdedos R, Tadele Atnafu N, Thakur JS, Topor-Madry R, Truelsen T, Tuzcu EM, Tyrovolas S, Ukwaja KN, Vasankari T, Vlassov V, Vollset SE, Wakayo T, Weintraub R, Wolfe C, Workicho A, Xu G, Yadgir S, Yano Y, Yip P, Yonemoto N, Younis M, Yu C, Zaidi Z, Zaki MES, Zipkin B, Afshin A, Gakidou E, Lim SS, Mokdad AH, Naghavi M, Vos T, Murray CJL (2018). The Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases Among US States, 1990-2016. JAMA Cardiology [Epub ahead of print].  DOI: 10.1001/jamacardio.2018.0385

 

Gomez-Olive FX, Montana L, Wagner RG, Kabudula CW, Rohr JK, Kahn K, Bärnighausen T, Collinson M, Canning D, Gaziano T, Salomon JA, Payne CF, Wade A, Tollman SM, Berkman L. Cohort Profile: Health and Ageing in Africa: a Longitudinal Study of an INDEPTH Community in South Africa (HAALSI) (2018). International Journal of Epidemiology [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyx247

 

Goncalves A, Peeling R W, Chu M C, Gubler D J, de Silva A M, Harris E, Murtagh M, Chua A, Rodriguez W, Kelly C and Wilder-Smith A (2018). Innovative and New Approaches to Laboratory Diagnosis of Zika and Dengue: A Meeting Report. Journal of Infectious Diseases; 217(7): 1060-1068. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jix678

 

Herrmann A, Fischer H, Amelung D, Litvine D, Aall C, Andersson C, Baltruszewicz M, Barbier C, Bruyere S, Benevise F, Dubois G, Louis V R, Nilsson M, Richardsen Moberg K, Skold B and Sauerborn R (2018). Household preferences for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in four European high-income countries: Does health information matter? A mixed-methods study protocol. BMC Public Health; 18(1): 71. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-017-4604-1

 

Herrmann A and Sauerborn R (2018). General Practitioners’ Perceptions of Heat Health Impacts on the Elderly in the Face of Climate Change—A Qualitative Study in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; 15(5): 843. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15050843

 

Horstick O and Runge-Ranzinger S (2018). Protection of the house against Chagas disease, dengue, leishmaniasis, and lymphatic filariasis: a systematic review. Lancet Infectious Diseases; 18(5): e147-e158. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/s1473-3099(17)30422-x


Iwuji CC, Orne-Gliemann J, Larmarange J, Balestre E, Thiebaut R, Tanser F, Okesola N, Makowa T, Dreyer J, Herbst K, McGrath N, Bärnighausen T, Boyer S, De Oliveira T, Rekacewicz C, Bazin B, Newell ML, Pillay D, Dabis F, ANRS 12249 TasP Study Group (2018). Universal test and treat and the HIV epidemic in rural South Africa: a phase 4, open-label, community cluster randomised trial. Lancet HIV 2018; 5(3): e116-e25. DOI: 10.1016/S2352-3018(17)30205-9


Jansen M P, Baltussen R, Mikkelsen E, Tromp N, Hontelez J, Bijlmakers L and van der Wilt G J (2017). Evidence-Informed Deliberative Processes - Early Dialogue, Broad Focus and Relevance: A Response to Recent Commentaries. International Journal of Health Policy and Management; 7(1): 96-97. DOI: https://doi.org/10.15171/ijhpm.2017.88

 

Kagoné M, Yé M, Nébié E, Sié A, Müller O and Beiersmann C (2018). Community perception regarding childhood vaccinations and its implications for effectiveness: a qualitative study in rural Burkina Faso. BMC Public Health; 18(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5244-9

 

Kalolo A, Gautier L, Radermacher R, Stoermer M, Jahn A, Meshack M and De Allegri M (2018). Implementation of the redesigned Community Health Fund in the Dodoma region of Tanzania: A qualitative study of views from rural communities. International Journal of Health Planning and Management; 33(1): 121-135. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/hpm.2403

 

Kintu A, Liu E, Hertzmark E, Spiegelman D, Zack RM, Muya A, Sando D, Bärnighausen T, Fawzi W (2018). Incidence and Risk Factors for Overweight and Obesity after Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: 10.1177/2325958218759759

 

Kleczka B, Musiega A, Rabut G, Wekesa P, Mwaniki P, Marx M and Kumar P (2018). Rubber stamp templates for improving clinical documentation: A paper-based, m-Health approach for quality improvement in low-resource settings. International Journal of Medical Informatics; 114: 121-129. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2017.10.014

 

Kohler S and Schlag K H (2018). Inequality Aversion Causes Equal or Unequal Division in Alternating-Offer Bargaining. Bulletin of Economic Research. Epub ahead of print]. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/boer.12156

 

Lohmann J, Wilhelm D, Kambala C, Brenner S, Muula A S and De Allegri M (2018). 'The money can be a motivator, to me a little, but mostly PBF just helps me to do better in my job.' An exploration of the motivational mechanisms of performance-based financing for health workers in Malawi. Health Policy and Planning; 33(2): 183-191. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czx156

 

Lu G, Liu Y, Wang J, Li X, Liu X, Beiersmann C, Feng Y, Cao J and Müller O (2018). Malaria training for community health workers in the setting of elimination: a qualitative study from China. Malaria Journal; 17(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-018-2229-1

 

Lu G, Nagbanshi M, Goldau N, Mendes Jorge M, Meissner P, Jahn A, Mockenhaupt F P and Müller O (2018). Efficacy and safety of methylene blue in the treatment of malaria: a systematic review. BMC Medicine; 16(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-018-1045-3

 

Mahenge B, Stockl H, Mizinduko M, Mazalale J and Jahn A (2018). Adverse childhood experiences and intimate partner violence during pregnancy and their association to postpartum depression. Journal of Affective Disorders; 229: 159-163. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2017.12.036

 

Marx M, Nitschke C, Nafula M, Nangami M, Brodowski M, Marx I, Prytherch H, Kandie C, Omogi I, Paul-Fariborz F and Szecsenyi J (2018). If you can’t measure it- you can’t change it – a longitudinal study on improving quality of care in hospitals and health centers in rural Kenya. BMC Health Services Research; 18(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-018-3052-7

 

Maskarinec G, Jacobs S, Amshoff Y, Setiawan V W, Shvetsov Y B, Franke A A, Kolonel L N, Haiman C A and Le Marchand L (2018). Sleep duration and incidence of type 2 diabetes: the Multiethnic Cohort. Sleep Health; 4(1): 27-32. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sleh.2017.08.008

 

Massad E, Amaku M, Coutinho F A B, Struchiner C J, Burattini M N, Khan K, Liu-Helmersson J, Rocklöv J, Kraemer M U G and Wilder-Smith A (2018). Estimating the probability of dengue virus introduction and secondary autochthonous cases in Europe. Scientific Reports; 8(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-22590-5

 

Moazen B, Saeedi Moghaddam S, Silbernagl M, Lotfizadeh M, Bosworth R, Alammehrjerdi Z, Kinner S A, Wirtz A, Bärnighausen T, Stöver H and Dolan K (2018). Prevalence of Drug Injection, Sexual Activity, Tattooing, and Piercing Among Prison Inmates. Epidemiologic Reviews [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/epirev/mxy002


Ndirima Z, Neuhann F and Beiersmann C (2018). Listening to their voices: understanding rural women's perceptions of good delivery care at the Mibilizi District Hospital in Rwanda. BMC Women's Health; 18(1): 38. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12905-018-0530-3

 

Nurjadi D, Heeg K, Weber A N R and Zanger P (2018). Toll-like receptor (TLR) -9 promotor polymorphisms and gene expression are associated with persistent Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage. Clinical Microbiology and Infection [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cmi.2018.02.014

 

Odhiambo Sewe M, Bunker A, Ingole V, Egondi T, Oudin Astrom D, Hondula D M, Rocklov J and Schumann B (2018). Estimated Effect of Temperature on Years of Life Lost: A Retrospective Time-Series Study of Low-, Middle-, and High-Income Regions. Environmental Health Perspectives; 126(1): 017004. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1289/ehp1745

 

Oldenburg C, Chanda M M, Ortblad K F, Mwale M, Chongo S, Kamungoma N, Kanchele C, Fullem A, Moe C, Barresi L G, Harling G D and Bärnighausen T (2018). Effect of HIV self-testing on the number of sexual partners among female sex workers in Zambia: A randomized controlled trial. AIDS; 32(5): 635-43. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1097/qad.0000000000001740

 

Oldenburg C E, Bor J, Harling G, Tanser F, Mutevedzi T, Shahmanesh M, Seage G R, De Gruttola V, Mimiaga M J, Mayer K H, Pillay D and Bärnighausen T (2018). Impact of early antiretroviral therapy eligibility on HIV acquisition: Household-level evidence from rural South Africa. AIDS; 32(5): 645-52. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1097/qad.0000000000001737

 

Oldenburg CE, Perez-Brumer AG, Reisner SL, Mayer KH, Mimiaga MJ, Hatzenbuehler ML, Bärnighausen T (2018). Human rights protections and HIV prevalence among MSM who sell sex: Cross-country comparisons from a systematic review and meta-analysis. Global Public Health; 13(4): 414-25.

 

Oldenburg C E, Seage G R, Tanser F, De Gruttola V, Mayer K H, Mimiaga M J, Bor J and Bärnighausen T (2018). Antiretroviral Therapy and Mortality in Rural South Africa: A Comparison of Causal Modeling Approaches. American Journal of Epidemiology. [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwy065

 

Ovretveit J, Dolan-Branton L, Marx M, Reid A, Reid J and Agins B (2018). Adapting improvements to context: when, why and how? International Journal for Quality in Health Care; 30(: 20-23. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/intqhc/mzy013


Palm F, Pussinen P J, Safer A, Tervahartiala T, Sorsa T, Urbanek C, Becher H and Grau A J (2018). Serum matrix metalloproteinase-8, tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase and myeloperoxidase in ischemic stroke. Atherosclerosis; 271: 9-14. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2018.02.012

 

Patenaude B N, Chimbindi N, Pillay D and Bärnighausen T (2018). The impact of ART initiation on household food security over time. Social Science & Medicine; 198: 175-184. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.11.036

 

Razum O, Franz C, Holzscheiter A, Kickbusch I, Kohler C, Schmidt J O and Jahn A (2018). Germany's expanding role in global health - Authors' reply. Lancet; 391(10121): 658. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(18)30251-4

 

Ridde V, Leppert G, Hien H, Robyn P J and De Allegri M (2018). Street-level workers' inadequate knowledge and application of exemption policies in Burkina Faso jeopardize the achievement of universal health coverage: evidence from a cross-sectional survey. International Journal for Equity in Health; 17(1): 5. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12939-017-0717-5

 

Schwerdtle P, Bowen K and McMichael C (2017). The health impacts of climate-related migration. BMC Medicine; 16(1): 1. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-017-0981-7

 

Sie A, Diarra A, Millogo O, Zongo A, Lebas E, Bärnighausen T, Chodosh J, Porco TC, Deiner MS, Lietman TM, Keenan JD, Oldenburg CE. Seasonal and Temporal Trends in Childhood Conjunctivitis in Burkina Faso. American Jounral of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.17-0642

 

Sie A, Tapsoba C, Dah C, Ouermi L, Zabre P, Bärnighausen T, Arzika AM, Lebas E, Snyder BM, Moe C, Keenan JD, Oldenburg CE (2018). Dietary diversity and nutritional status among children in rural Burkina Faso. International Health Health; 10(3): 157-62. DOI: 10.1093/inthealth/ihy016

 

Sinharoy S S, Waid J L, Haardorfer R, Wendt A, Gabrysch S and Yount K M (2018). Women's dietary diversity in rural Bangladesh: Pathways through women's empowerment. Maternal & Child Nutrition; 14(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/mcn.12489

 

Sonntag D, Gilbody S, Winkler V and Ali S (2018). German EstSmoke: estimating adult smoking-related costs and consequences of smoking cessation for Germany. Addiction; 113(1): 125-136. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/add.13956


Sorgho R
, Jonas F, Simboro S, Barteit S and Sauerborn R (2018). Utilizing Remote Sensing at a Subsistence Farming Level to Explore Child Undernutrition in the Context of Climate Change. In: Kallel A., Ksibi M., Ben Dhia H., Khélifi N. (eds) Recent Advances in Environmental Science from the Euro-Mediterranean and Surrounding Regions. EMCEI 2017. Advances in Science, Technology & Innovation (IEREK Interdisciplinary Series for Sustainable Development). Springer, Cham 1725-1728. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-70548-4_502

 

Schoeps A, van Ewijk R, Kynast-Wolf G, Nebie E, Zabre P, Sie A, Gabrysch S (2018). Ramadan Exposure In utero and Child Mortality in Burkina Faso: Analysis of a Population-Based Cohort Including 41,025 Children. American Journal of Epidemiology [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwy091

Stahl H C, Ahmadi F, Nahzat S M, Dong H J, Stahl K W and Sauerborn R (2018). Health economic evaluation of moist wound care in chronic cutaneous leishmaniasis ulcers in Afghanistan. Infectious Diseases of Poverty; 7(1): 12. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s40249-018-0389-4

 

Tanser F, Bärnighausen T, Dobra A, Sartorius B. Identifying 'corridors of HIV transmission' in a severely affected rural South African population: a case for a shift toward targeted prevention strategies (2018). International Journal of Epidemiology; 47(2): 537-49. DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyx257

 

Tanser F, Azongo D K, Vandormael A, Bärnighausen T and Appleton C (2018). Impact of the scale-up of piped water on urogenital schistosomiasis infection in rural South Africa. eLIFE; 7. DOI: https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.33065

 

Tromp N, Prawiranegara R, Siregar A, Wisaksana R, Pinxten L, Pinxten J, Lesmana Putra A, Kurnia Sunjaya D, Jansen M, Hontelez J, Maurits S, Maharani F, Bijlmakers L and Baltussen R (2018). Translating international HIV treatment guidelines into local priorities in Indonesia. Tropical Medicine & International Health; 23(3): 279-294. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13031

 

US Burden of Disease Collaborators, Mokdad AH, Ballestros K, Echko M, Glenn S, Olsen HE, Mullany E, Lee A, Khan AR, Ahmadi A, Ferrari AJ, Kasaeian A, Werdecker A, Carter A, Zipkin B, Sartorius B, Serdar B, Sykes BL, Troeger C, Fitzmaurice C, Rehm CD, Santomauro D, Kim D, Colombara D, Schwebel DC, Tsoi D, Kolte D, Nsoesie E, Nichols E, Oren E, Charlson FJ, Patton GC, Roth GA, Hosgood HD, Whiteford HA, Kyu H, Erskine HE, Huang H, Martopullo I, Singh JA, Nachega JB, Sanabria JR, Abbas K, Ong K, Tabb K, Krohn KJ, Cornaby L, Degenhardt L, Moses M, Farvid M, Griswold M, Criqui M, Bell M, Nguyen M, Wallin M, Mirarefin M, Qorbani M, Younis M, Fullman N, Liu P, Briant P, Gona P, Havmoller R, Leung R, Kimokoti R, Bazargan-Hejazi S, Hay SI, Yadgir S, Biryukov S, Vollset SE, Alam T, Frank T, Farid T, Miller T, Vos T, Bärnighausen T, Gebrehiwot TT, Yano Y, Al-Aly Z, Mehari A, Handal A, Kandel A, Anderson B, Biroscak B, Mozaffarian D, Dorsey ER, Ding EL, Park EK, Wagner G, Hu G, Chen H, Sunshine JE, Khubchandani J, Leasher J, Leung J, Salomon J, Unutzer J, Cahill L, Cooper L, Horino M, Brauer M, Breitborde N, Hotez P, Topor-Madry R, Soneji S, Stranges S, James S, Amrock S, Jayaraman S, Patel T, Akinyemiju T, Skirbekk V, Kinfu Y, Bhutta Z, Jonas JB, Murray CJL (2018). The State of US Health, 1990-2016: Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Among US States. JAMA; 319(14): 1444-72. DOI: 10.1001/jama.2018.0158

 

Vandormael A, de Oliveira T, Tanser F, Bärnighausen T and Herbeck J T (2018). High percentage of undiagnosed HIV cases within a hyperendemic South African community: a population-based study. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health; 72(2): 168-172. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1136/jech-2017-209713

 

Vandormael A, Dobra A, Bärnighausen T, de Oliveira T and Tanser F (2018). Incidence rate estimation, periodic testing and the limitations of the mid-point imputation approach. International Journal of Epidemiology; 47(1): 236-245. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyx134

 

Vandormael A, Bärnighausen T, Herbeck J, Tomita A, Phillips A, Pillay D, de Oliveira T, Tanser F. Longitudinal Trends in the Prevalence of Detectable HIV Viremia: Population-Based Evidence From Rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa (2018). Clinical Infectious Diseases; 66(8): 1254-60. DOI: 10.1093/cid/cix976

 

Veile A, Zimmermann H, Lorenz E and Becher H (2018). Is smoking a risk factor for tinnitus? A systematic review, meta-analysis and estimation of the population attributable risk in Germany. BMJ Open; 8(2): e016589. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016589

 

Wahedi K, Flores W, Beiersmann C, Bozorgmehr K and Jahn A (2018). Using information communication technology to identify deficits in rural health care: a mixed-methods evaluation from Guatemala. Global Health Action; 11(1): 1455347. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2018.1455347

 

Wilder-Smith A (2018). Four-year safety follow-up of the tetravalent dengue vaccine CYD-TDV. Clinical Microbiology and Infection. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cmi.2018.03.024


Wilkinson P, Fischer H, Louis V, Herrmann A, Amelung D, Barbier C, Dubois G, Nadaud F, Sköld B, Sauerborn R (2018) Multi-criteria assessment of household preferences for reducing greenhouse gas emissions: an analysis of household survey data from 4 European cities. Global Public Health [in print].

 

Young B, Sadarangani S, Jiang L, Wilder-Smith A and Chen M I (2018). Duration of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness: A Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, and Meta-regression of Test-Negative Design Case-Control Studies. Journal of Infectious Diseases; 217(5): 731-741.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jix632

 

 

2017

(last update: 16.01.2018 - 179 publications)

Abubakari A, Agbozo F and Abiiro G A (2017). Factors associated with optimal antenatal care use in Northern region, Ghana. Women & Health: 1-13. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/03630242.2017.1372842

Akullian A, Bershteyn A, Klein D, Vandormael A, Bärnighausen T and Tanser F (2017). Sexual partnership age pairings and risk of HIV acquisition in rural South Africa.
AIDS; 31(12): 1755-1764. DOI: doi.org/10.1097/qad.0000000000001553

Alcalde-Rabanal J E, Nigenda G, Bärnighausen T, Velasco-Mondragon H E and Darney B G (2017). The gap in human resources to deliver the guaranteed package of prevention and health promotion services at urban and rural primary care facilities in Mexico. Human Resources for Health; 15(1): 49.DOI: doi.org/10.1186/s12960-017-0220-5

Alemu Y M, Ambaw F and Wilder-Smith A (2017). Utilization of HIV testing services among pregnant mothers in low income primary care settings in northern Ethiopia: a cross sectional study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; 17(1): 199. DOI: doi.org/10.1186/s12884-017-1389-2

Apolinário De Souza Batista A, Henschke N, Oliveira V (2017). Prevalence of low back pain in different educational levels: a systematic review. Fisioterapia e Movimento. 30. S351-6. DOI:

Atique S, Chan T C, Chen C C, Hsu C Y, Iqtidar S, Louis V R, Shabbir S A and Chuang T W (2017). Investigating spatio-temporal distribution and diffusion patterns of the dengue outbreak in Swat, Pakistan. Journal of Infection and Public Health. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.jiph.2017.12.003

Atun R, Davies J I, Gale E A M, Bärnighausen T, Beran D, Kengne A P, Levitt N S, Mangugu F W, Nyirenda M J, Ogle G D, Ramaiya K, Sewankambo N K, Sobngwi E, Tesfaye S, Yudkin J S, Basu S, Bommer C, Heesemann E, Manne-Goehler J, Postolovska I, Sagalova V, Vollmer S, Abbas Z G, Ammon B, Angamo M T, Annamreddi A, Awasthi A, Besancon S, Bhadriraju S, Binagwaho A, Burgess P I, Burton M J, Chai J, Chilunga F P, Chipendo P, Conn A, Joel D R, Eagan A W, Gishoma C, Ho J, Jong S, Kakarmath S S, Khan Y, Kharel R, Kyle M A, Lee S C, Lichtman A, Malm C P, Mbaye M N, Muhimpundu M A, Mwagomba B M, Mwangi K J, Nair M, Niyonsenga S P, Njuguna B, Okafor O L O, Okunade O, Park P H, Pastakia S D, Pekny C, Reja A, Rotimi C N, Rwunganira S, Sando D, Sarriera G, Sharma A, Sidibe A, Siraj E S, Syed A S, Van Acker K and Werfalli M (2017). Diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa: from clinical care to health policy. The Lancet. Diabetes & Endocrinology; 5(8): 622-667. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s2213-8587(17)30181-x

Bärnighausen T (2017). Population health intervention research: three important advancements. International Journal of Public Health; 62(8): 841-843. DOI: doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-0985-2

Bärnighausen T, Oldenburg C, Tugwell P, Bommer C, Ebert C, Barreto M, Djimeu E, Haber N, Waddington H, Rockers P, Sianesi B, Bor J, Fink G, Valentine J, Tanner J, Stanley T, Sierra E, Tchetgen E T, Atun R and Vollmer S (2017). Quasi-experimental study designs series-paper 7: assessing the assumptions. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology; 89: 53-66. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2017.02.017

Bärnighausen T, Rottingen J A, Rockers P, Shemilt I and Tugwell P (2017). Quasi-experimental study designs series-paper 1: introduction: two historical lineages. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology; 89: 4-11. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2017.02.020

Bärnighausen T, Tugwell P, Rottingen J A, Shemilt I, Rockers P, Geldsetzer P, Lavis J, Grimshaw J, Daniels K, Brown A, Bor J, Tanner J, Rashidian A, Barreto M, Vollmer S and Atun R (2017). Quasi-experimental study designs series-paper 4: uses and value. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology; 89: 21-29. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2017.03.012

Becher H, Belau M, Winkler V and Aigner A (2017). Estimating lung cancer mortality attributable to second hand smoke exposure in Germany. International Journal of Public Health. DOI: doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-1022-1

Becher H and Winkler V (2017). Estimating the standardized incidence ratio (SIR) with incomplete follow-up data. BMC Medical Research Methodology; 17(1): 55. DOI: doi.org/10.1186/s12874-017-0335-3

Belesova K, Gasparrini A, Sie A, Sauerborn R and Wilkinson P (2017). Annual Crop Yield Variation, Child Survival and Nutrition among Subsistence Farmers in Burkina Faso. American Journal of Epidemiology. DOI: doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwx241

Belesova K, Gasparrini A, Sie A, Sauerborn R and Wilkinson P (2017). Household cereal crop harvest and children's nutritional status in rural Burkina Faso. Environmental Health : a Global Access Science Source; 16(1): 65. DOI: doi.org/10.1186/s12940-017-0258-9

Bommer C, Heesemann E, Sagalova V, Manne-Goehler J, Atun R, Bärnighausen T and Vollmer S (2017). The global economic burden of diabetes in adults aged 20-79 years: a cost-of-illness study. The Lancet. Diabetes & Endocrinology; 5(6): 423-430. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s2213-8587(17)30097-9

Bor J, Ahmed S, Fox M P, Rosen S, Meyer-Rath G, Katz I T, Tanser F, Pillay D and Bärnighausen T (2017). Effect of eliminating CD4-count thresholds on HIV treatment initiation in South Africa: An empirical modeling study. PloS one; 12(6): e0178249. DOI: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0178249

Bor J, Chiu C, Ahmed S, Katz I, Fox M, Rosen S, Yapa M, Tanser F, Pillay D and Bärnighausen T (2017). Failure to initiate HIV treatment in patients with high CD4 counts: evidence from demographic surveillance in rural KwaZulu-Natal. Tropical Medicine & International Health : TM & IH. DOI: doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13013

Bor J, Fox M P, Rosen S, Venkataramani A, Tanser F, Pillay D and Bärnighausen T (2017). Treatment eligibility and retention in clinical HIV care: A regression discontinuity study in South Africa. PLoS Medicine; 14(11): e1002463. DOI: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002463

Boutin S, Hagenfeld D, Zimmermann H, El Sayed N, Hopker T, Greiser H K, Becher H, Kim T S and Dalpke A H (2017). Clustering of Subgingival Microbiota Reveals Microbial Disease Ecotypes Associated with Clinical Stages of Periodontitis in a Cross-Sectional Study. Frontiers in Microbiology; 8: 340. DOI: doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2017.00340

Brand T, Samkange-Zeeb F, Ellert U, Keil T, Krist L, Dragano N, Jockel K H, Razum O, Reiss K, Greiser K H, Zimmermann H, Becher H and Zeeb H (2017). Acculturation and health-related quality of life: results from the German National Cohort migrant feasibility study. International Journal of Public Health; 62(5): 521-529. DOI: doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-0957-6

Brenner S, Wilhelm D, Lohmann J, Kambala C, Chinkhumba J, Muula A S and De Allegri M (2017). Implementation research to improve quality of maternal and newborn health care, Malawi. Bulletin of the World Health Organization; 95(7): 491-502. DOI: doi.org/10.2471/blt.16.178202

Brown L, Lee T H, De Allegri M, Rao K and Bridges J F (2017). Applying stated-preference methods to improve health systems in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review. Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research; 17(5): 441-458. DOI: doi.org/10.1080/14737167.2017.1375854

Bunker A, Sewe M O, Sie A, Rocklov J and Sauerborn R (2017). Excess burden of non-communicable disease years of life lost from heat in rural Burkina Faso: a time series analysis of the years 2000-2010. BMJ open; 7(11): e018068. DOI: doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-018068

Busse R, Blumel M, Knieps F and Bärnighausen T (2017). Statutory health insurance in Germany: a health system shaped by 135 years of solidarity, self-governance, and competition. Lancet; 390(10097): 882-897. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(17)31280-1

Camacho S and Ruppel A (2017). Is the calorie concept a real solution to the obesity epidemic? Global Health Action; 10(1): 1289650. DOI: doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2017.1289650

Chanda M M, Ortblad K F, Mwale M, Chongo S, Kanchele C, Kamungoma N, Barresi L G, Harling G, Bärnighausen T and Oldenburg C E (2017). Contraceptive use and unplanned pregnancy among female sex workers in Zambia. Contraception; 96(3): 196-202. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.contraception.2017.07.003

Chanda M M, Ortblad K F, Mwale M, Chongo S, Kanchele C, Kamungoma N, Fullem A, Dunn C, Barresi L G, Harling G, Bärnighausen T and Oldenburg C E (2017). HIV self-testing among female sex workers in Zambia: A cluster randomized controlled trial. PLoS Medicine; 14(11): e1002442. DOI: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002442

Chanda M M, Perez-Brumer A G, Ortblad K F, Mwale M, Chongo S, Kamungoma N, Kanchele C, Fullem A, Barresi L, Bärnighausen T and Oldenburg C E (2017). Barriers and Facilitators to HIV Testing Among Zambian Female Sex Workers in Three Transit Hubs. AIDS Patient Care and STDs; 31(7): 290-296. DOI: doi.org/10.1089/apc.2017.0016

Chinkhumba J, De Allegri M, Mazalale J, Brenner S, Mathanga D, Muula A S and Robberstad B (2017). Household costs and time to seek care for pregnancy related complications: The role of results-based financing. PloS one; 12(9): e0182326. DOI: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182326

De Neve J W, Boudreaux C, Gill R, Geldsetzer P, Vaikath M, Bärnighausen T and Bossert T J (2017). Harmonizing community-based health worker programs for HIV: a narrative review and analytic framework. Human Resources for Health; 15(1): 45. DOI: doi.org/10.1186/s12960-017-0219-y

De Neve J W, Garrison-Desany H, Andrews K G, Sharara N, Boudreaux C, Gill R, Geldsetzer P, Vaikath M, Bärnighausen T and Bossert T J (2017). Harmonization of community health worker programs for HIV: A four-country qualitative study in Southern Africa. PLoS Medicine; 14(8): e1002374. DOI: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002374

De Neve J W and Harling G (2017). Offspring schooling associated with increased parental survival in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Social Science & Medicine (1982); 176: 149-157. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.01.015

De Neve J W and Kawachi I (2017). Spillovers between siblings and from offspring to parents are understudied: A review and future directions for research. Social Science & Medicine (1982); 183: 56-61. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.04.010

Deckert A, Neuhann F, Klose C, Bruckner T, Beiersmann C, Haloka J, Nsofwa M, Banda G, Brune M, Reutter H, Rothenbacher D and Zeier M (2017). Assessment of renal function in routine care of people living with HIV on ART in a resource-limited setting in urban Zambia. PloS one; 12(9): e0184766. DOI: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0184766

Diz J B M, Leopoldino A A O, Moreira B d S, Henschke N, Dias R C, Pereira L S M and Oliveira V C (2017). Prevalence of sarcopenia in older Brazilians: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Geriatrics & Gerontology International; 17(1): 5-16. DOI: doi.org/10.1111/ggi.12720

Djalalinia S, Saeedi Moghaddam S, Moradi-Lakeh M, Shahraz S, Naghavi M, Murray C J L, Vos T, Mokhdad A H, Krohn K, Danaei G, Afshin A, Sepanlou S G, Bazargan-Hejazi S, Peykari N, Rezaei N, Roshandel G, Karimkhani C, Moazen B, Pourmalek F, Esteghamati A R, Hafezi-Nejad N, Sheikhbahaei S, Katibeh M, Ahmadieh H, Safi S, Qorbani M, Islami F, Khosravi A, Hasanvand M S, Mahdavi M, Kiadaliri A A, Farvid M S, Karimi S M, Mohammadi A, Asayesh H, Assadi R, Khubchandani J, Heydarpour P, Fereshtehnejad S M, Safiri S, Kasaeian A, Larijani B, Malekzadeh R and Farzadfar F (2017). Prevalence and Years Lived with Disability of 310 Diseases and Injuries in Iran and its Neighboring Countries, 1990-2015: Findings from Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Archives of Iranian Medicine; 20(7): 392-402.

Dobra A, Bärnighausen T, Vandormael A and Tanser F (2017). Space-time migration patterns and risk of HIV acquisition in rural South Africa. AIDS; 31(1): 137-145. DOI: doi.org/10.1097/qad.0000000000001292

Durbin A and Wilder-Smith A (2017). An update on Zika vaccine developments. Expert Review of Vaccines; 16(8): 781-787. DOI: doi.org/10.1080/14760584.2017.1345309

Dyckhoff G, Plinkert PK, Ramroth H (2017). Larynx Preservation No Longer Recommended for T4 Laryngeal CancerPatients. otolaryngology; 07(05). DOI: doi.org/10.4172/2161-119x.1000323

Dyckhoff G, Plinkert PK, Ramroth H (2017). A change in the study evaluation paradigm reveals that larynx preservation compromises survival in T4 laryngeal cancer patients. BMC Cancer; 17(1): 609. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12885-017-3608-7

Ehlkes L, George M, Samosny G, Burckhardt F, Vogt M, Bent S, Jahn K and Zanger P (2017). Management of a Lassa fever outbreak, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, 2016. Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin; 22(39). DOI: doi.org/10.2807/1560-7917.es.2017.22.39.16-00728

Fisker A B, Nebie E, Schoeps A, Martins C, Rodrigues A, Zakane A, Kagone M, Byberg S, Thysen S M, Tiendrebeogo J, Coulibaly B, Sankoh O, Becher H, Whittle H C, van der Klis F R M, Benn C S, Sie A, Müller O and Aaby P (2017). A two-centre randomised trial of an additional early dose of measles vaccine: Effects on mortality and measles antibody levels. Clinical Infectious Diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. DOI: doi.org/10.1093/cid/cix1033

Forouzanfar M H, Liu P, Roth G A, Ng M, Biryukov S, Marczak L, Alexander L, Estep K, Hassen Abate K, Akinyemiju T F, Ali R, Alvis-Guzman N, Azzopardi P, Banerjee A, Bärnighausen T, Basu A, Bekele T, Bennett D A, Biadgilign S, Catala-Lopez F, Feigin V L, Fernandes J C, Fischer F, Gebru A A, Gona P, Gupta R, Hankey G J, Jonas J B, Judd S E, Khang Y H, Khosravi A, Kim Y J, Kimokoti R W, Kokubo Y, Kolte D, Lopez A, Lotufo P A, Malekzadeh R, Melaku Y A, Mensah G A, Misganaw A, Mokdad A H, Moran A E, Nawaz H, Neal B, Ngalesoni F N, Ohkubo T, Pourmalek F, Rafay A, Rai R K, Rojas-Rueda D, Sampson U K, Santos I S, Sawhney M, Schutte A E, Sepanlou S G, Shifa G T, Shiue I, Tedla B A, Thrift A G, Tonelli M, Truelsen T, Tsilimparis N, Ukwaja K N, Uthman O A, Vasankari T, Venketasubramanian N, Vlassov V V, Vos T, Westerman R, Yan L L, Yano Y, Yonemoto N, Zaki M E and Murray C J (2017). Global Burden of Hypertension and Systolic Blood Pressure of at Least 110 to 115 mm Hg, 1990-2015. Jama; 317(2): 165-182. DOI: doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.19043

Gaziano T A, Abrahams-Gessel S, Gomez-Olive F X, Wade A, Crowther N J, Alam S, Manne-Goehler J, Kabudula C W, Wagner R, Rohr J, Montana L, Kahn K, Bärnighausen T, Berkman L F and Tollman S (2017). Cardiometabolic risk in a population of older adults with multiple co-morbidities in rural south africa: the HAALSI (Health and Aging in Africa: longitudinal studies of INDEPTH communities) study. BMC Public Health; 17(1): 206. DOI: doi.org/10.1186/s12889-017-4117-y

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). Global, regional, and national burden of neurological disorders during 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. The Lancet. Neurology; 16(11): 877-897. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s1474-4422(17)30299-5

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). Global, regional, and national comparative risk assessment of 84 behavioural, environmental and occupational, and metabolic risks or clusters of risks, 1990-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. Lancet; 390(10100): 1345-1422. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(17)32366-8

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 333 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE) for 195 countries and territories, 1990-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. Lancet; 390(10100): 1260-1344. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(17)32130-x

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 328 diseases and injuries for 195 countries, 1990-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. Lancet; 390(10100): 1211-1259. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(17)32154-2

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). Global, regional, and national under-5 mortality, adult mortality, age-specific mortality, and life expectancy, 1970-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. Lancet; 390(10100): 1084-1150. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(17)31833-0

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). Healthcare Access and Quality Index based on mortality from causes amenable to personal health care in 195 countries and territories, 1990-2015: a novel analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet; 390(10091): 231-266. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(17)30818-8

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). Measuring progress and projecting attainment on the basis of past trends of the health-related Sustainable Development Goals in 188 countries: an analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. Lancet; 390(10100): 1423-1459. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(17)32336-x

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). Burden of cardiovascular diseases in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, 1990-2015: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study. International Journal of Public Health. DOI: doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-1012-3

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). The burden of mental disorders in the Eastern Mediterranean region, 1990-2015: findings from the global burden of disease 2015 study. International Journal of Public Health. DOI: doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-1006-1

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). Diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study. International Journal of Public Health. DOI: doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-1014-1

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). Maternal mortality and morbidity burden in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study. International Journal of Public Health. DOI: doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-1004-3

GBD Collaborators, including Bärnighausen T (2017). Trends in HIV/AIDS morbidity and mortality in Eastern Mediterranean countries, 1990-2015: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study. International Journal of Public Health. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-1023-0

Geldsetzer P and Bärnighausen T (2017). Late-stage research for diabetes and related NCDs receives little funding: evidence from the NIH RePORTER tool. The Lancet. Diabetes & endocrinology; 5(2): 91-92. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s2213-8587(16)30421-1

Geldsetzer P, De Neve J W, Boudreaux C, Bärnighausen T and Bossert T J (2017). Improving the performance of community health workers in Swaziland: findings from a qualitative study. Human Resources for Health; 15(1): 68. DOI: doi.org/10.1186/s12960-017-0236-x

Geldsetzer P, Feigl A B, Tanser F, Gareta D, Pillay D and Bärnighausen T (2017). Population-level decline in BMI and systolic blood pressure following mass HIV treatment: Evidence from rural KwaZulu-Natal. Obesity; 25(1): 200-206. DOI: doi.org/10.1002/oby.21663

Geldsetzer P, Francis J M, Ulenga N, Sando D, Lema I A, Mboggo E, Vaikath M, Koda H, Lwezaula S, Hu J, Noor R A, Olofin I, Larson E, Fawzi W and Bärnighausen T (2017). The impact of community health worker-led home delivery of antiretroviral therapy on virological suppression: a non-inferiority cluster-randomized health systems trial in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. BMC Health Services Research; 17(1): 160. DOI: doi.org/10.1186/s12913-017-2032-7

Geldsetzer P, Vaikath M, De Neve J W, Bossert T J, Sibandze S and Bärnighausen T (2017). Household coverage of Swaziland's national community health worker programme: a cross-sectional population-based study. Tropical Medicine & International Health : TM & IH; 22(8): 1012-1020. DOI: doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12904

Geldsetzer P, Vaikath M, De Neve J W, Bossert T J, Sibandze S, Mkhwanazi M and Bärnighausen T (2017). Distrusting community health workers with confidential health information: a convergent mixed-methods study in Swaziland. Health Policy and Planning; 32(6): 882-889. DOI: doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czx036

Geldsetzer P, Vaikath M, De Neve J W, Bärnighausen T and Bossert T J (2017). A qualitative and quantitative performance evaluation of Swaziland’s Rural Health Motivator program. F1000 Research; 6: 607.  DOI: https://doi.org/10.12688/f1000research.11361.1

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Rosenberg M S, Gomez-Olive F X, Rohr J K, Houle B C, Kabudula C W, Wagner R G, Salomon J A, Kahn K, Berkman L F, Tollman S M and Bärnighausen T (2017). Sexual Behaviors and HIV Status: A Population-Based Study Among Older Adults in Rural South Africa. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (1999); 74(1): e9-e17. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1097/qai.0000000000001173

Roth G A, Johnson C, Abajobir A, Abd-Allah F, Abera S F, Abyu G, Ahmed M, Aksut B, Alam T, Alam K, Alla F, Alvis-Guzman N, Amrock S, Ansari H, Arnlov J, Asayesh H, Atey T M, Avila-Burgos L, Awasthi A, Banerjee A, Barac A, Bärnighausen T, Barregard L, Bedi N, Belay Ketema E, Bennett D, Berhe G, Bhutta Z, Bitew S, Carapetis J, Carrero J J, Malta D C, Castaneda-Orjuela C A, Castillo-Rivas J, Catala-Lopez F, Choi J Y, Christensen H, Cirillo M, Cooper L, Jr., Criqui M, Cundiff D, Damasceno A, Dandona L, Dandona R, Davletov K, Dharmaratne S, Dorairaj P, Dubey M, Ehrenkranz R, El Sayed Zaki M, Faraon E J A, Esteghamati A, Farid T, Farvid M, Feigin V, Ding E L, Fowkes G, Gebrehiwot T, Gillum R, Gold A, Gona P, Gupta R, Habtewold T D, Hafezi-Nejad N, Hailu T, Hailu G B, Hankey G, Hassen H Y, Abate K H, Havmoeller R, Hay S I, Horino M, Hotez P J, Jacobsen K, James S, Javanbakht M, Jeemon P, John D, Jonas J, Kalkonde Y, Karimkhani C, Kasaeian A, Khader Y, Khan A, Khang Y H, Khera S, Khoja A T, Khubchandani J, Kim D, Kolte D, Kosen S, Krohn K J, Kumar G A, Kwan G F, Lal D K, Larsson A, Linn S, Lopez A, Lotufo P A, El Razek H M A, Malekzadeh R, Mazidi M, Meier T, Meles K G, Mensah G, Meretoja A, Mezgebe H, Miller T, Mirrakhimov E, Mohammed S, Moran A E, Musa K I, Narula J, Neal B, Ngalesoni F, Nguyen G, Obermeyer C M, Owolabi M, Patton G, Pedro J, Qato D, Qorbani M, Rahimi K, Rai R K, Rawaf S, Ribeiro A, Safiri S, Salomon J A, Santos I, Santric Milicevic M, Sartorius B, Schutte A, Sepanlou S, Shaikh M A, Shin M J, Shishehbor M, Shore H, Silva D A S, Sobngwi E, Stranges S, Swaminathan S, Tabares-Seisdedos R, Tadele Atnafu N, Tesfay F, Thakur J S, Thrift A, Topor-Madry R, Truelsen T, Tyrovolas S, Ukwaja K N, Uthman O, Vasankari T, Vlassov V, Vollset S E, Wakayo T, Watkins D, Weintraub R, Werdecker A, Westerman R, Wiysonge C S, Wolfe C, Workicho A, Xu G, Yano Y, Yip P, Yonemoto N, Younis M, Yu C, Vos T, Naghavi M and Murray C (2017). Global, Regional, and National Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases for 10 Causes, 1990 to 2015. Journal of the American College of Cardiology; 70(1): 1-25. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2017.04.052

Runge-Ranzinger S B R, Horstick O (2017). Dengue vector control: assessing what works? . South East Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health; 48(Supplement 1): 181-195.                       http://asianpids.org/file/AW%20SAJ%202017v48n1%20(Book)_Servere%20Dengue.pdf

Salazar M A, Law R, Pesigan A and Winkler V (2017). Health Consequences of Typhoon Haiyan in the Eastern Visayas Region Using a Syndromic Surveillance Database. PLoS currents; 9. DOI: doi.org/10.1371/currents.dis.4a3d3b4474847b2599aa5c5eefe3a621

Samuel M, Maoz D, Manrique P, Ward T, Runge-Ranzinger S, Toledo J, Boyce R and Horstick O (2017). Community effectiveness of indoor spraying as a dengue vector control method: A systematic review. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; 11(8): e0005837. DOI: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005837

Saronga H P, Duysburgh E, Massawe S, Dalaba M A, Wangwe P, Sukums F, Leshabari M, Blank A, Sauerborn R and Loukanova S (2017). Cost-effectiveness of an electronic clinical decision support system for improving quality of antenatal and childbirth care in rural Tanzania: an intervention study. BMC Health Services Research; 17(1): 537. DOI: doi.org/10.1186/s12913-017-2457-z

Sauerborn R (2017). A gaping research gap regarding the climate change impact on health in poor countries. European Journal of Epidemiology; 32(9): 855-856. DOI: doi.org/10.1007/s10654-017-0258-7

Sewe M O, Tozan Y, Ahlm C and Rocklöv J (2017). Using remote sensing environmental data to forecast malaria incidence at a rural district hospital in Western Kenya. Scientific reports; 7(1). DOI: doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-02560-z

Sinharoy S S, Waid J L, Haardorfer R, Wendt A, Gabrysch S and Yount K M (2017). Women's dietary diversity in rural Bangladesh: Pathways through women's empowerment. Maternal & Child Nutrition. DOI: doi.org/10.1111/mcn.12489

Sonntag D, Gilbody S, Winkler V and Ali S (2017). German EstSmoke: estimating adult smoking-related costs and consequences of smoking cessation for Germany. Addiction. DOI: doi.org/10.1111/add.13956

Sorgho R, Franke J, Simboro S, Barteit S, Phalkey R, Sauerborn R (2017). Linking Weather Data, Satellite Imagery and Field Observations to Household Food Production and Child Undernutrition: An Exploratory Study in Burkina Faso. Universal Journal of Public Health; 5(5): 256-270. DOI: doi.org/10.13189/ujph.2017.050508

Sparling T M, Henschke N, Nesbitt R C and Gabrysch S (2017). The role of diet and nutritional supplementation in perinatal depression: a systematic review. Maternal & Child Nutrition; 13(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/mcn.12235

Sparling T M, Nesbitt R C, Henschke N and Gabrysch S (2017). Nutrients and perinatal depression: a systematic review. Journal of Nutritional Science; 6: e61. DOI: doi.org/10.1017/jns.2017.58

Subramanian S V and De Neve J W (2017). Social determinants of health and the International Monetary Fund. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America; 114(25): 6421-6423. DOI: doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1706988114

Suthar A B, Nagata J M, Nsanzimana S, Bärnighausen T, Negussie E K and Doherty M C (2017). Performance-based financing for improving HIV/AIDS service delivery: a systematic review. BMC Health Services Research; 17(1): 6.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-016-1962-9

Swain M S, Kamper S J, Maher C G, Latimer J, Broderick C, McKay D and Henschke N (2017). Short-term Clinical Course of Knee Pain in Children and Adolescents: A Feasibility Study Using Electronic Methods of Data Collection. Physiotherapy research international : the journal for researchers and clinicians in physical therapy; 22(4). DOI: doi.org/10.1002/pri.1669

Tomita A, Vandormael A M, Bärnighausen T, de Oliveira T and Tanser F (2017). Social Disequilibrium and the Risk of HIV Acquisition: A Multilevel Study in Rural KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (1999); 75(2): 164-174. DOI: doi.org/10.1097/qai.0000000000001349

Tozan Y, Ratanawong P, Sewe M O, Wilder-Smith A and Kittayapong P (2017). Household costs of hospitalized dengue illness in semi-rural Thailand. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; 11(9): e0005961. DOI: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005961

Traeger A C, Skinner I W, Hübscher M, Henschke N, Moseley G L and McAuley J H (2017). What you wear does not affect the credibility of your treatment: A blinded randomized controlled study. Patient Education and Counseling; 100(1): 104-111. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2016.08.009

Traeger A C, Skinner I W, Hübscher M, Lee H, Moseley G L, Nicholas M K, Henschke N, Refshauge K M, Blyth F M, Main C J, Hush J M, Pearce G, Lo S and McAuley J H (2017). A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of patient education for acute low back pain (PREVENT Trial): statistical analysis plan. Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy; 21(3): 219-223. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.bjpt.2017.04.005

Turcotte-Tremblay A M, Gali-Gali I A, De Allegri M and Ridde V (2017). The unintended consequences of community verifications for performance-based financing in Burkina Faso. Social Science & Medicine (1982); 191: 226-236. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.09.007

Uehara A, Tissera H A, Bodinayake C K, Amarasinghe A, Nagahawatte A, Tillekeratne L G, Cui J, Reller M E, Palihawadana P, Gunasena S, Desilva A D, Wilder-Smith A, Gubler D J, Woods C W and Sessions O M (2017). Analysis of Dengue Serotype 4 in Sri Lanka during the 2012-2013 Dengue Epidemic. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; 97(1): 130-136. DOI: doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.16-0540

Van de Pas R, Hill P S, Hammonds R, Ooms G, Forman L, Waris A, Brolan C E, McKee M and Sridhar D (2017). Global health governance in the sustainable development goals: Is it grounded in the right to health? Global Challenges; 1(1): 47-60. DOI: doi.org/10.1002/gch2.1022

Vandormael A, de Oliveira T, Tanser F, Bärnighausen T and Herbeck J T (2017). High percentage of undiagnosed HIV cases within a hyperendemic South African community: a population-based study. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1136/jech-2017-209713

Vandormael A, Dobra A, Bärnighausen T, de Oliveira T and Tanser F (2017). Incidence rate estimation, periodic testing and the limitations of the mid-point imputation approach. International Journal of Epidemiology. DOI: doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyx134

Vollmer S, Harttgen K, Alfven T, Padayachy J, Ghys P and Bärnighausen T (2017). The HIV Epidemic in Sub-Saharan Africa is Aging: Evidence from the Demographic and Health Surveys in Sub-Saharan Africa. AIDS and Behavior; 21(Suppl 1): 101-113. DOI: doi.org/10.1007/s10461-016-1591-7

Waid J, Ali M M, Thilsted S H, Gabrysch S (2017): Dietary change in Bangladesh from 1985 to 2010. Global Food Security. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gfs.2017.09.003 (in press)

Waid J L, Bogard J R, Thilsted S H and Gabrysch S (2017). Estimates of average energy requirements in Bangladesh: Adult Male Equivalent values for use in analyzing household consumption and expenditure surveys. Data in brief; 14: 101-106. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2017.07.022

Walsh F J, Bärnighausen T, Delva W, Fleming Y, Khumalo G, Lejeune C L, Mazibuko S, Mlambo C K, Reis R, Spiegelman D, Zwane M and Okello V (2017). Impact of early initiation versus national standard of care of antiretroviral therapy in Swaziland's public sector health system: study protocol for a stepped-wedge randomized trial. Trials; 18(1): 383. DOI: doi.org/10.1186/s13063-017-2128-8

Ward T, Samuel M, Maoz D, Runge-Ranzinger S, Boyce R, Toledo J, Velayudhan R and Horstick O (2017). Dengue data and surveillance in Tanzania: a systematic literature review. Tropical Medicine & International Health; 22(8): 960-970. DOI: doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12903

Wehner S, Stieglbauer G, Traore C, Sie A, Becher H and Müller O (2017). Malaria incidence during early childhood in rural Burkina Faso: Analysis of a birth cohort protected with insecticide-treated mosquito nets. Acta Tropica; 175: 78-83. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.actatropica.2017.03.017

Wilder-Smith A (2017). Closing the gap in travel medicine. Journal of Travel Medicine; 24(4). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tax027

Wilder-Smith A (2017). Moving forward with Takeda's live chimeric tetravalent dengue vaccine. The Lancet. Infectious Diseases; 17(6): 566-568. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s1473-3099(17)30165-2

Wilder-Smith A (2017). Yellow fever vaccination: estimating coverage. The Lancet. Infectious diseases; 17(11): 1109-1111. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s1473-3099(17)30494-2

Wilder-Smith A, Gubler D J, Weaver S C, Monath T P, Heymann D L and Scott T W (2017). Epidemic arboviral diseases: priorities for research and public health. The Lancet. Infectious Diseases; 17(3): e101-e106. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/s1473-3099(16)30518-7

Wilder-Smith A and Leong W Y (2017). Importation of yellow fever into China: assessing travel patterns. Journal of Travel Medicine; 24(4). DOI: doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tax008

Wilder-Smith A, Longini I, Zuber P L, Bärnighausen T, Edmunds W J, Dean N, Spicher V M, Benissa M R and Gessner B D (2017). The public health value of vaccines beyond efficacy: methods, measures and outcomes. BMC Medicine; 15(1): 138. DOI: doi.org/10.1186/s12916-017-0911-8

Wilder-Smith A and Monath T P (2017). Responding to the threat of urban yellow fever outbreaks. The Lancet. Infectious Diseases; 17(3): 248-250. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/s1473-3099(16)30588-6

Wolf J and Safer A (2017). Was die ALS-Phänotypen für die Prognose bedeuten. NeuroTransmitter; 28(5): 29-34. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s15016-017-5971-7

Wolf J, Safer A, Wöhrle JC, Palm F, Nix WA, Maschke M, Grau AJ (2017). [Causes of death in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis : Results from the Rhineland-Palatinate ALS registry]. Nervenarzt;88(8):911-918. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00115-017-0293-3

Wulifan J K, Jahn A, Hien H, Ilboudo P C, Meda N, Robyn P J, Saidou Hamadou T, Haidara O and De Allegri M (2017). Determinants of unmet need for family planning in rural Burkina Faso: a multilevel logistic regression analysis. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; 17(1): 426. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12884-017-1614-z

Wulifan J K, Mazalale J, Jahn A, Hien H, Ilboudo P C, Meda N, Robyn P J, Hamadou S, Haidara O and De Allegri M (2017). Factors Associated with Contraceptive Use among Women of Reproductive Age in Rural Districts of Burkina Faso. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved; 28(1): 228-247. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.2017.0019

Young B, Sadarangani S, Jiang L, Wilder-Smith A and Chen M I (2017). The Duration of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness: A Systematic Review, Meta-analysis and Meta-regression of Test-Negative Design Case-control Studies. The Journal of Infectious Diseases. DOI: doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jix632

Zombre D, De Allegri M and Ridde V (2017). Immediate and sustained effects of user fee exemption on healthcare utilization among children under five in Burkina Faso: A controlled interrupted time-series analysis. Social Science & Medicine (1982); 179: 27-35. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.02.027

2016

(Last update: 22.6.2017 - 112 publications (LOM))

 

Abiiro GA, Torbica A, Kwalamasa K, De Allegri M. What factors drive heterogeneity of preferences for micro-health insurance in rural Malawi? Health Policy Plan. 2016;31(9):1172-1183.

 

Abubakari A, Jahn A. Maternal Dietary Patterns and Practices and Birth Weight in Northern Ghana. Plos One. 2016;11(9).

 

Adokiya MN, Awoonor-Williams JK, Beiersmann C, Muller O. Evaluation of the reporting completeness and timeliness of the integrated disease surveillance and response system in northern Ghana. Ghana medical journal. 2016;50(1):3-8.

 

Agbozo F. Qualitative assessment of counselling on infant and young child feeding provided by community health workers to caregivers at child welfare clinics in Ghana. The International Journal of Communication and Health. 2016;9:97-108.

 

Agbozo F, Abubakari A, Der J, Jahn A. Prevalence of low birth weight, macrosomia and stillbirth and their relationship to associated maternal risk factors in Hohoe Municipality, Ghana. Midwifery. 2016;40:200-206.

 

Agbozo F, Atito P, Abubakari A. Malnutrition and associated factors in children: a comparative study between public and private schools in Hohoe Municipality, Ghana. BMC Nutrition. 2016;2(32).

 

Alemu YM, Awoke W, Wilder-Smith A. Determinants for tuberculosis in HIV-infected adults in Northwest Ethiopia: a multicentre case-control study. BMJ Open. 2016;6(4):e009058.

 

Amelung D, Fischer H, Kruse L, Sauerborn R. Defogging Climate Change Communication: How Cognitive Research Can Promote Effective Climate Communication. Frontiers in psychology. 2016;7:1-4.

 

Anderson CL, Becher H, Winkler V. Tobacco control progress in low and middle income countries in comparison to high income countries. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2016;13:1-14.

 

Bärnighausen T, Bloom DE, Humair S. Human Resources for Treating HIV/AIDS: Are the Preventive Effects of Antiretroviral Treatment a Game Changer? PLoS One. 2016;11(10):e0163960.

 

Bayer O, Camara R, Zeissig SR, Ressing M, Dietz A, Locati LD, Ramroth H, Singer S. Occupation and cancer of the larynx: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;273(1):9-20.

 

Becher H, Müller O, Dambach P, Gabrysch S, Niamba L, Sankoh O, Simboro S, Schoeps A, Stieglbauer G, Ye Y, Sie A. Decreasing child mortality, spatial clustering and decreasing disparity in North-Western Burkina Faso. Trop Med Int Health. 2016;21(4):546-555.

 

Becher H, Palm F, Aigner A, Safer A, Urbanek C, Buggle F, Grond-Ginsbach C, Grau AJ. Socioeconomic Conditions in Childhood, Adolescence, and Adulthood and the Risk of Ischemic Stroke. Stroke. 2016;47(1):173-179.

 

Becher H, Winkler V. Die AMOR-Studien – Untersuchungen zu Mortalität bei (Spät)Aussiedlern. In: Fendl E, Kasten T, Mezger W, Prosser-Schell M, Retterath HW, Scholl-Schneider S, eds. Jahrbuch für deutsche und osteuropäische Volkskunde - Band 57. Münster: Waxmann; 2016.

 

Berthiller J, Straif K, Agudo A, Agudo A, Ahrens W, Dos Santos AB, Boccia S, Cadoni G, Canova C, Castellsague X, Chen C, Conway D, Curado MP, Dal Maso L, Daudt AW, Fabianova E, Fernandez L, Franceschi S, Fukuyama EE, Hayes RB, Healy C, Herrero R, Holcatova I, Kelsey K, Kaerheim K, Koifman S, Lagiou P, La Vecchia C, Lazarus P, Levi F, Lissowska J, Macfarlane T, Mates D, McClean M, Menezes A, Merletti F, Morgenstern H, Muscat J, Olshan AF, Purdue M, Ramroth H, Rudnai P, Schwartz SM, Serraino D, Shangina O, Smith E, Sturgis EM, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Thomson P, Vaughan TL, Vilensky M, Wei Q, Winn DM, Wünsch-Filho V, Zhang Z, Znaor A, Ferro G, Brennan P, Bofetta P, Hashibe M, Lee YA. Low frequency of cigarette smoking and the risk of head and neck cancer in the INHANCE consortium pooled analysis. International Journal of Epidemiology. 2016;45(3):835-845.

 

Borgschulte HS, Bunte A, Neuhann F, Weber LT, Wiesmüller GA. Gesundheitliche Versorgung von Geflüchteten in 2015 – Evaluation einer Ambulanz für Geflüchtete in einer Kölner Notunterkunft (Kölner Modell). Gesundheitswesen. 2016;78(12):808-813.

 

Bowman LR, Tejeda GS, Coelho G, Sulaiman LH, Gill BS, McCall PJ, Olliaro PL, Ranzinger SR, Quang LC, Ramm RS, Kroeger A, Petzold MG. Alarm Variables for Dengue Outbreaks: A Multi-Centre Study in Asia and Latin America. PLoS One. 2016;11(6):e0157971.

 

Bunker A, Wildenhain J, Vandenbergh A, Henschke N, Rocklov J, Hajat S, Sauerborn R. Effects of Air Temperature on Climate-Sensitive Mortality and Morbidity Outcomes in the Elderly; a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Epidemiological Evidence. EBioMedicine. 2016;6:258-268.

 

Campbell OM, Aquino EM, Vwalika B, Gabrysch S. Signal functions for measuring the ability of health facilities to provide abortion services: an illustrative analysis using a health facility census in Zambia. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2016;16:105.

 

Campbell OM, Calvert C, Testa A, Strehlow M, Benova L, Keyes E, Donnay F, Macleod D, Gabrysch S, Rong L, Ronsmans C, Sadruddin S, Koblinsky M, Bailey P. The scale, scope, coverage, and capability of childbirth care. Lancet. 2016;388:2193-2208.

 

Chetty T, Thorne C, Tanser F, Bärnighausen T, Coutsoudis A. Cohort profile: the Hlabisa pregnancy

pregnancy cohort, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. BMJ Open. 2016;6(10).

 

Dambach P, Schleicher M, Stahl HC, Traore I, Becker N, Kaiser A, Sie A, Sauerborn R. Routine implementation costs of larviciding with Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis against malaria vectors in a district in rural Burkina Faso. Malar J. 2016;15(1):380.

 

Dambach P, Traoré I, Kaiser A, Sié A, Sauerborn R, Becker N. Challenges of implementing a large scale larviciding campaign against malaria in rural Burkina Faso – lessons learned and recommendations derived from the EMIRA project. BMC Public Health. 2016;16(1):1023.

 

Deckert A. The existence of standard-biased mortality ratios due to death certificate misclassification - a simulation study based on a true story. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2016;16:8.

 

Demir M, Phiri S, Kaiser R, Chaweza T, Neuhann F, Tweya H, Fätkenheuer G, Steffen HM. HIV/Hepatitis C Virus Co-infection among Adults Beginning Antiretroviral Therapy, Malawi. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 2016;22(11):2018-2020.

 

Diercke K, Zimmermann H, Hellmann D, Kim TS, Fricke J, El Sayed N, Hagenfeld D, Kuhnisch J, Schmitter M, Becher H. Prevalence of TMD symptoms in Turkish migrants and re-settlers from the former Soviet Union in comparison to a German group. Cranio. 2016;34(5):316-322.

 

Dong H, Duan S, Bogg L, Wu Y, You H, Chen J, Ye X, Seccombe K, Yu H. The impact of expanded health system reform on governmental contributions and individual copayments in the new Chinese rural cooperative medical system. The International Journal of Health Planning Management. 2016 Jan-Mar;31(1):36-48. doi: 10.1002/hpm.2259. Epub 2014 May 22.

 

Feigl AB, Bloom DE, Danaei G, Pillay D, Salomon JA, Tanser F, Bärnighausen TW. The Effect of HIV and the Modifying Effect of Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) on Body Mass Index (BMI) and Blood Pressure Levels in Rural South Africa. PLOS ONE. 2016;11(8):e0158264.

 

Flessa S, Marx M. Ebola fever epidemic 2014: a call for sustainable health and development policies. Eur J Health Econ. 2016;17(1):1-4.

 

Forman L, Ooms G, Brolan CE. From Almost Empty to Half Full? A Response to Recent Commentaries. International Journal of Health Policy and Management. 2016;5(11):673-674.

 

Fox MP, Rosen S, Geldsetzer P, Bärnighausen T, Negussie E, Beanland R. Interventions to improve the rate or timing of initiation of antiretroviral therapy for HIV in sub-Saharan Africa: meta-

 

Gabrysch S, McMahon SA, Siling K, Kenward MG, Campbell OM. Autonomy dimensions and care seeking for delivery in Zambia; the prevailing importance of cluster-level measurement. Sci Rep. 2016;6:22578.

 

Geldsetzer P, Ortblad K, Bärnighausen T. The efficiency of chronic disease care in sub-Saharan Africa. BMC Medicine. 2016;14(1):127.

 

Gerhardus A, Becher H, Groenewegen P, Mansmann U, Meyer T, Pfaff H, Puhan M, Razum O, Rehfuess E, Sauerborn R, Strech D, Wissing F, Zeeb H, Hummers-Pradier E. Applying for, reviewing and funding public health research in Germany and beyond. Health Res Policy Syst. 2016;14(1):43.

 

Gessner BD, Wilder-Smith A. Estimating the public health importance of the CYD-tetravalent dengue vaccine: Vaccine preventable disease incidence and numbers needed to vaccinate. Vaccine. 2016;34(20):2397-2401.

 

Glaser N, Phiri S, Bruckner T, Nsona D, Tweya H, Ahrenshop N, Neuhann F. The prevalence of renal impairment in individuals seeking HIV testing in Urban Malawi. BMC Nephrology. 2016;17:186-191.

 

Grys P. Schistosomiasis Control in China. Diagnostics and Control Strategies Leading to Success. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang; 2016.

 

Hémono M, Puig-Malet S, Zylberman P, Bar-Hen A, Sauerborn R, Schütte S, Herlihy N, Flahault A, Depoux A. Review of published articles on climate change and health in two francophone newspapers: 1990-2015. European Journal of Public Health. 2016;26(1):344.

 

Herlihy N, Bar-Hen A, Verner G, Fischer H, Sauerborn R, Depoux A, Flahault A, Schütte S. Climate change and human health: what are the research trends? A scoping review protocol. BMJ Open. 2016;6:e012022 - e012026.

 

Jaehn P, Holleczek B, Becher H, Winkler V. Histologic types of gastric cancer among migrants from the former Soviet Union and the general population in Germany: what kind of prevention do

 

Jenkner C, Lorenz E, Becher H, Sauerbrei W. Modeling continuous covariates with a "spike" at zero: Bivariate approaches. Biometrical Journal. 2016;58(4):783-796.

 

Johar H, Kawan R, Emeny RT, Ladwig K. Impaired Sleep Predicts Cognitive Decline in Old People: Findings from the Prospective KORA Age Study. SLEEP. 2016;39(1):217-226.

 

Kaboré R, Meda IB, Koulidiati JE, Millogo T, Kouanda S. Factors associated with very early neonatal mrotality in Burkina Faso: A matched case-control study. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics. 2016;135(1):S93-S97.

 

Kamarulzaman A, Reid SE, Schwitters A, Wiessing L, El-Bassel N, Dolan K, Moazen B, Wirtz AL, Verster A, Altice FL. Prevention of transmission of HIV, hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C virus, and tuberculosis in prisoners. Lancet. 2016;388:1115-1126.

 

Kamper SJ, Henschke N, Hestbaek L, Dunn KM, Williams CM. Musculoskeletal pain in children and adolescents. Braz J Phys Ther. 2016;20(3):275-284.

 

Kassebaum NJ, Bärnighausen T, Mohammed S, Murray CJL, GBD 2015 Maternal Mortality Collaborators. Global, regional, and national levels of maternal mortality, 1990–2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet. 2016;388:1775-1812.

 

Kassebaum NJ, Bärnighausen T, Mohammed S, Vos T, Lopez AD, Murray CJL, GBD 2015 DALYs and HALE Collaborators. Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 315 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE), 1990–2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet. 2016;388:1603-1658.

 

Kohler S. Workplace Health Promotion of Large and Medium-sized Businesses: The Relationship between and Predictors of Activities in Two German States. International Journal of Workplace Health Management. 2016;9(2):184-201.

 

Kohler S, Asadov DA, Bründer A, Healy S, Khamraev AK, Sergeeva N, Tinnemann P. Health system support and health system strengthening: two key facilitators to the implementation of ambulatory tuberculosis treatment in Uzbekistan. Health economics review. 2016;6:28-38.

 

Kowalski C, De Jong L, Sauerborn R, Tosun J. Climate change and health in policies. European Journal of Public Health. 2016;26(1):402.

 

Leopoldino AAO, Diz JBM, Martins VT, Henschke N, Pereira LSM, Dias RC, Oliveira VC. Prevalence of low back pain in older Brazilians: a systematic review with meta-analysis. Rev Bras Reumatol Engl Ed. 2016;56(3):258-269.

 

Leppert G. Social Risk Management Strategies and Health Risk Exposure: Insights and Evidence from Ghana and Malawi. Wien: Lit Verlag GmbH & Co. KG; 2016.

 

Li Y, Hou M, Lu G, Ciccone N, Wang X, Zhang H. The Prognosis of Anti-Angiogenesis Treatments Combined with Standard Therapy for Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. PLoS One. 2016;11(12):e0168264.

 

Lim SS, Bärnighausen T, Mohammed S, Murray CJL, GBD 2015 SDG Collaborators. Measuring the health-related Sustainable Development Goals in 188 countries: a baseline analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet. 2016;388:1813-1850.

 

Liyanage P, Tissera H, Sewe M, Quam M, Amarasinghe A, Palihawadana P, Wilder-Smith A, Louis VR, Tozan Y, Rocklov J. A Spatial Hierarchical Analysis of the Temporal Influences of the El Nino-Southern Oscillation and Weather on Dengue in Kalutara District, Sri Lanka. International journal of environmental research and public health. 2016;13(11):1087-1107.

 

Lohela TJ, Nesbitt RC, Manu A, Vesel L, Okyere E, Kirkwood B, Gabrysch S. Competence of health workers in emergency obstetric care: an assessment using clinical vignettes in Brong Ahafo region, Ghana. BMJ Open. 2016;6(6):e010963.

 

Lohmann J, Houlfort N, De Allegri M. Crowding out or no crowding out? A Self-Determination Theory approach to health worker motivation in performance-based financing. Social Science & Medicine. 2016;169:1-8.

 

Louis VR, Montenegro Quinonez CA, Kusumawathie P, Palihawadana P, Janaki S, Tozan Y, Wijemuni R, Wilder-Smith A, Tissera HA. Characteristics of and factors associated with dengue vector breeding sites in the City of Colombo, Sri Lanka. Pathog Glob Health. 2016;110(2):79-86.

 

Louis VR, Phalkey RK. Health Impacts in a Changing Climate – An Overview. The European Physical Journal Special Topics. 2016;225(3):429-441.

 

Lu G, Liu Y, Beiersmann C, Feng Y, Cao J, Müller O. Challenges in and lessons learned during the implementation of the 1-3-7 malaria surveillance and response strategy in China: a qualitative study. Infectious Diseases of Poverty. 2016;5:94.

 

Mahendradhata Y, Nabieva J, Ahmad RA, Henley P, Launois P, Merle C, Maure C, Horstick O, Elango V. Promoting good health research practice in low- and middle-income countries. Glob Health Action. 2016;9:32474.

 

Mahenge B, Stöckl H, Abubakari A, Mbwambo J, Jahn A. Physical, sexual, emotional and economic intimate partner violence and controlling behaviors during pregnancy and postpartum among women in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. PLoS One. 2016;11(10):e0164376.

 

Manne-Goehler J, Atun R, Stokes A, Goehler A, Houinato D, Houehanou C, Hambou MM, Mbenza BL, Sobngwi E, Balde N, Mwangi JK, Gathecha G, Ngugi PW, Wesseh CS, Damasceno A, Lunet N, Bovet P, Labadarios D, Zuma K, Mayige M, Kagaruki G, Ramaiya K, Agoudavi K, Guwatudde D, Bahendeka SK, Mutungi G, Geldsetzer P, Levitt NS, Salomon JA, Yudkin JS, Vollmer S, Bärnighausen T. Diabetes diagnosis and care in sub-Saharan Africa: pooled analysis of individual data from 12 countries. The lancet Diabetes & endocrinology. 2016;4(11):903-912.

 

Massad E, Tan SH, Khan K, Wilder-Smith A. Estimated Zika virus importations to Europe by travellers from Brazil. Glob Health Action. 2016;9:31669.

 

Massoud MR, Barry D, Murphy A, Albrecht Y, Sax S, Parchman M. How do we learn about improving health care: a call for a new epistemological paradigm. Int J Qual Health Care. 2016;28(3):420-424.

 

McGovern ME, Herbst K, Tanser F, Mutevedzi T, Canning D, Gareta D, Pillay D, Bärnighausen T. Do gifts increase consent to home-based HIV testing? A difference-in-differences study in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. International journal of epidemiology. 2016;45(6):2100-2109.

 

McMahon SA, Brenner S, Lohmann J, Makwero C, Torbica A, Mathanga DP, Muula AS, De Allegri M. Evaluating complex health financing interventions: using mixed methods to inform further implementation of a novel PBI intervention in rural Malawi. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016;16(1):414.

 

McMahon SA, Chase RP, Winch PJ, Chebet JJ, Besana GVR, Mosha I, Sheweji Z, Kennedy CE. Poverty, partner discord, and divergent accounts; a mixed methods account of births before arrival to health facilities in Morogoro Region, Tanzania. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 2016;16:284.

 

McMahon SA, Ho LS, Brown H, Miller L, Ansumana R, Kennedy CE. Healthcare providers on the frontlines: a qualitative investigation of the social and emotional impact of delivering health services during Sierra Leone's Ebola epidemic. Health Policy Plan. 2016;31(9):1232-1239.

 

Mohammed S, Aji B, Bermejo JL, Souares A, Dong H, Sauerborn R. User experience with a health insurance coverage and benefit-package access: implications for policy implementation towards expansion in Nigeria. Health Policy Plan. 2016;31(3):346-355.

 

Müller O. Effektivität und Risiken. Malariavakzine. Deutsches Ärzteblatt. 2016;113(42):A1866-A1868.

 

Müller O, Jahn A, Razum O. Poliomyelitis – Herausforderungen in der Endphase des globalen Eradikationsprogramms. Gesundheitswesen. 2016;78(4):227-229.

 

Nesbitt RC, Lohela TJ, Soremekun S, Vesel L, Manu A, Okyere E, Grundy C, Amenga-Etego S, Owusu-Agyei S, Kirkwood BR, Gabrysch S. The influence of distance and quality of care on place of delivery in rural Ghana. Sci Rep. 2016;6:30291.

 

Noor RA, Geldsetzer P, Bärnighausen T, Fawzi W. Do countries rely on the World Health Organization for translating research findings into clinical guidelines? A case study. Globalization Health. 2016;12:58.

 

Nurjadi D, Kain M, Marcinek P, Gaile M, Heeg K, Zanger P. The Ratio of T-Helper Type 1 (Th1) to Th17 Cytokines in Whole Blood Is Associated With Human beta-Defensin 3 Expression in Skin and Persistent Staphylococcus aureus Nasal Carriage. The Journal of infectious diseases.

 

Oldenburg CE, Bärnighausen T, Tanser F, Iwuji CC, De Gruttola V, Seage GR, Mimiaga MJ, Mayer KH, Pillay D, Harling G. Reply to Cohen et al. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2016;63(12):1680.

 

Oldenburg CE, Moscoe E, Bärnighausen T. Regression Discontinuity for Causal Effect Estimation in Epidemiology. Curr Epidemiol Rep. 2016;3(3):233-241.

 

Ooms G. Of Politicians and Technocrats, and Why Global Health Scholars Are Inevitably a Bit of Both: A Response to Recent Commentaries. International Journal of Health Policy and Management. 2016;5(7):449-450.

 

Orellano PW, Reynoso JI, Stahl HC, Salomon OD. Cost-utility analysis of dengue vaccination in a country with heterogeneous risk of dengue transmission. Vaccine. 2016;34(5):616-621.

 

Palm F, Pussinen PJ, Aigner A, Becher H, Buggle F, Bauer MF, Grond-Ginsbach C, Safer A, Urbanek C, Grau AJ. Association between infectious burden, socioeconomic status, and ischemic stroke. Atherosclerosis. 2016;254:117-123.

 

Phalkey RK, Louis VR. Two hot to handle: How do we manage the simultaneous impacts of climate change and natural disasters on human health? Eur Phys J-Spec Top. 2016;225(3):443-457.

 

8Quam MB, Wilder-Smith A. Estimated global exportations of Zika virus infections via travellers from Brazil from 2014 to 2015. J Travel Med. 2016;23(6):1-3.

 

Ratanawong P, Kittayapong P, Olanratmanee P, Wilder-Smith A, Byass P, Tozan Y, Dambach P, Quinonez CAM, Louis VR. Spatial Variations in Dengue Transmission in Schools in Thailand. Plos One. 2016;11(9).

 

Razum O, Jahn A. Molecular and genomic sciences in health: apply the established rules of evidence. Int J Public Health. 2016;61(4):405-407.

 

Runge-Ranzinger S, Kroeger A, Olliaro P, McCall PJ, Tejeda GS, Lloyd LS, Hakim L, Bowman LR, Horstick O, Coelho G. Dengue Contingency Planning: From Research to Policy and Practice. Plos Neglect Trop D. 2016;10(9).

 

Saadatian-Elahi M, Horstick O, Breiman RF, Gessner BD, Gubler DJ, Louis J, Parashar UD, Tapia R, Picot V, Zinsou J. Beyond efficacy: The full public health impact of vaccines. Vaccine. 2016;34(9):1139-1147.

 

Salazar MA, Pesigan A, Law R, Winkler V. Post-disaster health impact of natural hazards in the Philippines in 2013. Glob Health Action. 2016;9:31320.

 

Sauerborn R. Why should health be a central argument in climate negotiations? Can a MOOC help to bring the message across? Public Health Reviews. 2016;37(1):18.

 

Sorgho R, Franke J, Simboro S, Phalkey R, Saurborn R. NUTRItion and CLIMate (NUTRICLIM): investigating the relationship between climate variables and childhood malnutrition through agriculture, an exploratory study in Burkina Faso. Public Health Reviews. 2016;37(1):16.

 

Swain MS, Henschke N, Kamper SJ, Gobina I, Ottová-Jordan V, Maher CG. Pain and moderate to vigorous physical activity in adolesence: An international population-based survey. Pain Medicine. 2016;17:813-819.

 

Swain MS, Kamper SJ, Maher CG, Latimer J, Broderick C, McKay D, Henschke N. Short-term Clinical Course of Knee Pain in Children and Adolescents: A Feasibility Study Using Electronic Methods of Data Collection. Physiother Res Int. 2016.

 

Swain MS, Lystad RP, Henschke N, Maher CG, Kamper SJ. Match injuries in amateur Rugby Union: a prospective cohort study - FICS Biennial Symposium Second Prize Research Award. Chiropr Man Therap. 2016;24:17.

 

Thalagala N, Tissera H, Palihawadana P, Amarasinghe A, Ambagahawita A, Wilder-Smith A, Shepard DS, Tozan Y. Costs of Dengue Control Activities and Hospitalizations in the Public Health Sector during an Epidemic Year in Urban Sri Lanka. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016;10(2):e0004466.

 

Toledo J, George L, Martinez E, Lazaro A, Han WW, Coelho GE, Runge Ranzinger S, Horstick O. Relevance of Non-communicable Comorbidities for the Development of the Severe Forms of Dengue: A Systematic Literature Review. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016;10(1):e0004284.

 

Traeger AC, Henschke N, Hubscher M, Williams CM, Kamper SJ, Maher CG, Moseley GL, McAuley JH. Estimating the Risk of Chronic Pain: Development and Validation of a Prognostic Model (PICKUP) for Patients with Acute Low Back Pain. PLoS Med. 2016;13(5):e1002019.

 

Traeger AC, Hubscher M, Henschke N, Williams CM, Maher CG, Moseley GL, Lee H, McAuley JH. Emotional distress drives health services overuse in patients with acute low back pain: a longitudinal observational study. Eur Spine J. 2016;25(9):2767-2773.

 

Turcotte-Tremblay AM, Spagnolo J, De Allegri M, Ridde V. Does performance-based financing increase value for money in low- and middle- income countries? A systematic review. Health Econ Rev. 2016;6(1):30.

 

Vekaria R, Bhatt R, Ellard DR, Henschke N, Underwood M, Sandhu H. Intra-articular facet joint injections for low back pain: a systematic review. Eur Spine J. 2016;25(4):1266-1281.

 

Verner G, Schutte S, Knop J, Sankoh O, Sauerborn R. Health in climate change research from 1990 to 2014: positive trend, but still underperforming. Glob Health Action. 2016;9:30723.

 

Vignolles C, Sauerborn R, Dambach P, Viel C, Soubeyroux J, Sié A, Rogier C, Tourre YM. Re-emerging Malaria vectors in rural Sahel (Nouna, Burkina Faso): The Paluclim project. International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences (ISPRS). 2016; XLI-B8:237-242.

 

Vos T, Bärnighausen T, Mohammed S, Murray CJL, GBD 2015 Disease and Inury Incidence and Prevalence Collaborators. Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990–2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet. 2016;388:1545-1602.

 

Wang H, Bärnighausen T, Mohammed S, Murray CJL, GBD 2015 Child Mortality Collaborators. Global, regional, national, and selected subnational levels of stillbirths, neonatal, infant, and under-5 mortality, 1980–2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet. 2016;388:1725-1774.

 

Wang H, Bärnighausen T, Mohammed S, Vos T, Lopez AD, Murray CJL, GBD 2015 Mortality and Causes of Death Collaborators. Global, regional, and national life expectancy, all-cause mortality, and cause-specific mortality for 249 causes of death, 1980–2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet. 2016;388:1459-1544.

 

Wang H, Mohammed S, Lopez AD, Murray CJL, GBD 2015 HIV Collaborators. Estimates of global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and mortality of HIV, 1980–2015: the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet HIV. 2016;3:e361-387.

 

Wang Q, Brenner S, Kalmus O, Banda HT, De Allegri M. The economic burden of chronic non-communicable diseases in rural Malawi: an observational study. Bmc Health Serv Res. 2016;16(1):457.

 

Wilder-Smith A, Cohn E, Lloyd DC, Tozan Y, Brownstein JS. Internet-based media coverage on dengue in Sri Lanka between 2007 and 2015. Glob Health Action. 2016;9:31620.

 

Wilder-Smith A, Vannice KS, Hombach J, Farrar J, Nolan T. Population Perspectives and World Health Organization Recommendations for CYD-TDV Dengue Vaccine. The Journal of infectious diseases. 2016;214(12):1796-1799.

 

Wilhelm DJ, Brenner S, Muula AS, De Allegri M. A qualitative study assessing the acceptability and adoption of implementing a results based financing intervention to improve maternal and neonatal health in Malawi. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016;16(1):398.

 

Wulifan JK, Brenner S, Jahn A, De Allegri M. A scoping review on determinants of unmet need for family planning among women of reproductive age in low and middle income countries. BMC Womens Health. 2016;16:2.

 

Yasmin F, Banu B, Zakir SM, Sauerborn R, Ali L, Souares A. Positive influence of short message service and voice call interventions on adherence and health outcomes in case of chronic disease care: a systematic review. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2016;16:46.

 

Yassin AT, Mlombe Y, Beiersmann C, Bruckner T, Zeier M, Neuhann F. Are We Treating the Right People? Are We Treating the People Right? Health Status, Knowledge and Quality of Life amongst Patients with Diabetes at a Specialized Clinic at Kamuzu Central Hospital, Malawi. Int J Trop Dis & Health. 2016;16(2):1-14.

 

Ye M, Diboulo E, Kagone M, Sie A, Sauerborn R, Loukanova S. Health worker preferences for performance-based payment schemes in a rural health district in Burkina Faso. Glob Health Action. 2016;9:29103.

 

2015

Abiiro GA, De Allegri M. Universal health coverage from multiple perspectives: a synthesis of conceptual literature and global debates. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2015;15:17. doi: 10.1186/s12914-015-0056-9.

 

Abubakari A, Kynast-Wolf G, Jahn A. Maternal Determinants of Birth Weight in Northern Ghana. PLoS One. 2015;10(8):e0135641. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0135641. eCollection.

 

Abubakari A, Kynast-Wolf G, Jahn A. Prevalence of abnormal birth weight and related factors in Northern region, Ghana. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2015 Dec 15;15(1):335. doi: 10.1186/s12884-015-0790-y. PubMed PMID: 26670886; PubMedCentral PMCID: PMC4681076.

 

Adokiya MN, Awoonor-Williams JK, Beiersmann C, Müller O. The integrated disease surveillance and response system in northern Ghana: challenges to the core and support functions. BMC Health Serv Res. 2015;15(1):288. doi: 10.1186/s12913-015-0960-7.

 

Adokiya MN, Awoonor-Williams JK, Barau IY, Beiersmann C, Mueller O. Evaluation of the integrated disease surveillance and response system for infectious diseases control in northern Ghana. BMC Public Health. 2015;15:75. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1397-y.

 

Adokiya MN, Awoonor-Williams JK, Beiersmann C, Müller O. Reporting completeness and timeliness of the integrated disease surveillance and response system in northern Ghana. Ghana Medical Journal. 2015. (in press).

 

Barteit S, Hoepffner P, Huwendiek S, Karamagi A, Munthali C, Theurer A, Neuhann F. Self-directed e-learning at a tertiary hospital in Malawi—a qualitative evaluation and lessons learnt. GMS Z Med Ausbild. 2015;32(1):Doc7. doi: 10.3205/zma000949. eCollection. 

 

Berthiller J, Straif K, Agudo A, Ahrens W, Bezerra Dos Santos A, Boccia S, Cadoni G, Canova C, Castellsague X, Chen C, Conway D, Curado MP, Dal Maso L, Daudt AW, Fabianova E, Fernandez L, Franceschi S, Fukuyama EE, Hayes RB, Healy C, Herrero R, Holcatova I, Kelsey K, Kjaerheim K, Koifman S, Lagiou P, La Vecchia C, Lazarus P, Levi F, Lissowska J, Macfarlane T, Mates D, McClean M, Menezes A,  Merletti F, Morgenstern H, Muscat J, Olshan AF, Purdue M, Ramroth H, Rudnai P, Schwartz SM, Serraino D, Shangina O, Smith E, Sturgis EM, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N,  Thomson P, Vaughan TL, Vilensky M, Wei Q, Winn DM, Wünsch-Filho V, Zhang ZF, Znaor A, Ferro G, Brennan P, Boffetta P, Hashibe M, Lee YA. Low frequency of cigarette smoking and the risk of head and neck cancer in the INHANCE consortium pooled analysis. Int J Epidemiol. 2015 Jul 30.

 

Bortz M, Kano M, Ramroth H, Barcellos C, Weaver SR, Rothenberg R, Magalhães M. Disaggregating health inequalities within Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2002-2010, by applying an urban health inequality index. Cad Saude Publica. 2015 Nov;31 Suppl 1:107-19. doi: 10.1590/0102-311X00081214. PubMed PMID: 26648367.

 

Brenner S, De Allegri M, Gabrysch S, Chinkhumba J, Sarker M, Muula AS. The quality of clinical maternal and neonatal healthcare - a strategy for identifying 'routine care signal functions'. PLoS One. 2015;10(4):e0123968. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0123968. eCollection.

 

Chase RP, McMahon SA, Winch PJ. Injury careers after blast exposure among combat veterans deployed to Iraq or Afghanistan. Soc Sci Med. 2015 Dec;147:309-16. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.11.015. Epub 2015 Nov 17. PubMedPMID: 26618495.

 

Chebet JJ, McMahon SA, Greenspan JA, Mosha IH, Callaghan-Koru JA, Killewo J,

Baqui AH, Winch PJ. "Every method seems to have its problems"- Perspectives on

side effects of hormonal contraceptives in Morogoro Region, Tanzania. BMC Womens

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Coulibaly B, Pritsch M, Bountogo M, Meissner PE, Nebié E, Klose C, Kieser M, Berens-Riha N, Wieser A, Sirima SB, Breitkreutz J, Schirmer RH, Sié A, Mockenhaupt FP, Drakeley C, Bousema T, Müller O. 2015. Efficacy and safety of triplecombination therapy with artesunate-amodiaquine-methylene blue for falciparummalaria in children: a randomized controlled trial in Burkina Faso. J Infect Dis,  211(5):689-97.

 

Dalaba MA, Akweongo P, Aborigo RA, Saronga HP, Williams J, Blank A, Kaltschmidt J, Sauerborn R, Loukanova S. Cost-effectiveness of clinical decision  support system in improving maternal health care in Ghana. PLoS One. 2015;10(5):e0125920. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0125920. eCollection.

 

Dalaba MA, Akweongo P, Aborigo RA, Saronga HP, Williams J, Aninanya GA, Sauerborn R, Loukanova S. Cost to households in treating maternal complications in northern Ghana: a cross sectional study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2015;15:34. doi: 10.1186/s12913-014-0659-1.

 

De Allegri M, Tiendrebéogo J, Müller O, Yé M, Jahn A, Ridde V. Understanding home delivery in a context of user fee reduction: a cross-sectional mixed methods study in rural Burkina Faso. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2015 Dec 11;15(1):330. doi: 10.1186/s12884-015-0764-0. PubMed PMID: 26653013; PubMed Central PMCID:

 

De Allegri M, Agier I, Tiendrebeogo J, Louis VR, Yé M, Mueller O, Sarker M. Factors Affecting the Uptake of HIV Testing among Men: A Mixed-Methods Study in Rural Burkina Faso. PLoS One. 2015;10(7):e0130216. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0130216. eCollection.

 

De Allegri M. La micro-assurance santé offre une protection sociale efficace pour les plus démunis » pp. 129-132 in les idées en santé mondiale. Ed. Ridde V. & F Ouattara F. Presses Université de Montréal.

 

Deckert A, Winkler V, Meisinger C, Heier M, Becher H. Suicide and external mortality pattern in a cohort of migrants from the former Soviet Union to Germany. J Psychiatr Res. 2015;63:36-42. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2015.02.020.

 

Diercke K, Zimmerman H, Hellmann D, Kim TS, Fricke J, El Sayed N, Hagenfeld D, Kühnisch J, Schmitter M, Becher H. Prevalence of TMD symptoms in Turkish migrants and re-settlers from the former Soviet Union in comparison to a German group. Cranio. 2015 Sep.  (in press)

 

Ding Y, Sauerborn R, Xu B, Shaofa N, Yan W, Diwan VK, Dong HA cost-effectiveness analysis of three components of a syndromic surveillance system for the early warning of epidemics in rural China. BMC Public Health. 2015 Nov 14;15(1):1127. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2475-x.

 

Ding Y, Fei Y, Xu B, Yang J, Yan W, Diwan VK, Sauerborn R, Dong H. Measuring costs of data collection at village clinics by village doctors for a syndromic surveillance system-a cross sectional survey from China. BMC Health Serv Res. 2015;15:287. doi: 10.1186/s12913-015-0965-2.

 

Duysburgh E, Temmerman M, Yé M, Williams A, Massawe S, Williams J, Mpembeni R, Loukanova S, Haefeli WE, Blank A. 2015. Quality of antenatal and childbirth care in rural health facilities in Burkina Faso, Ghana, and Tanzania: an intervention study. Trop Med Int Health,  doi: 10.1111/tmi.12627.

 

Filippidis FT, Schwartz SM, Becker N, Dyckhoff G, Kirschfink M, Dietz A, Becher H, Ramroth H. Association of history of allergies and influenza-like infections with laryngeal cancer in a case-control study. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2015;272(8):2063-9. doi: 10.1007/s00405-015-3528-6.

 

Geiger KR, Henschke N. Swimming for children and adolescents with asthma. Br J Sports Med. 2015 Jun;49(12):835-6. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2013-093397.

 

George L, Lenhart A, Toledo J, Lazaro A, Han WW, Velayudhan R, Runge Ranzinger S, Horstick O. Community-Effectiveness of Temephos for Dengue Vector Control: A Systematic Literature Review. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015;9(9):e0004006. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004006. eCollection.

 

Glaser N, Deckert A, Phiri S, Rothenbacher D, Neuhann F. Comparison of Various Equations for Estimating GFR in Malawi: How to Determine Renal Function in Resource Limited Settings? PLoS One. 2015;10(6):e0130453. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0130453. eCollection.

 

Goetz K, Marx M, Marx I, Brodowski M,  Nafula M, Prytherch H, Omogi Awour IKE and Szecsenyi J. Working Atmosphere and Job Satisfaction of Health Care Staff in Kenya: An Exploratory Study. BioMed Research International. Article ID 256205, 7 p.

 

Han WW, Lazaro A, McCall PJ, George L, Runge-Ranzinger S, Toledo J, Velayudhan R, Horstick O. Efficacy and community effectiveness of larvivorous fish for dengue vector control. Trop Med Int Health. 2015;20(9):1239-1256. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12538.

 

Hanson C, Cox J, Mbaruku G, Manzi F, Gabrysch S, Schellenberg D, Tanner M, Ronsmans C, Schellenberg J. Maternal mortality and distance to facility-based obstetric care in rural southern Tanzania: a secondary analysis of cross-sectional census data in 226 000 households. Lancet Glob Health. 2015;3(7):e387-95. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(15)00048-0.

 

Hanson C, Cox J, Mbaruku G, Manzi F, Gabrysch S, Schellenberg D, Tanner M, Ronsmans C, Schellenberg J. Maternal and perinatal mortality in resource-limited  settings - Authors' reply. Lancet Glob Health. 2015 Nov;3(11):e673. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(15)00157-6.

 

Henschke N., Kamper SJ, Maher CG. The epidemiology and economic consequences of pain. In Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 2015 Jan;(90)1: 139-147.

 

Herrler C, Bramesfeld A, Brodowski  M, Prytherch M, Marx I, Nafula M, Richter-Aairijoki H, Musyoka L, Marx M,  Szecsenyi  J. Integrated Quality Management System (IQMS): ein Modell zur Förderung der Qualität der reproduktiven Gesundheitsversorgung im ländlichen Kenia.  Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen. 2015. 109 (9-10):739-747. ISSN 1865-9217, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.zefq.2015.02.012.

 

Hoppe P, Safer A, Amaral-Rogers V, Bonmatin JM, Dave Goulson D, Menzel R, Baer B. Effects of a neonicotinoid pesticide on honey bee colonies: A response to the field study by Pilling et al (2013). Environmental Sciences Europe. 2015; 27:28. doi:10.1186/s12302-015-0060-7. www.enveurope.com/content/27/1/28 .

Horstick O, Tozan Y, Wilder-Smith A. Reviewing dengue: still a neglected tropical disease? PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015;9(4):e0003632. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003632. eCollection.

 

Horstick O, Runge Ranzinger R. An interim analysis of the contribution of high level evidence - such as systematic literature reviews - for dengue vector control. South East Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. 2015;46(1):131-137.

 

Horstick O, Runge Ranzinger R. Reporting progress on the use of the WHO 2009 dengue case classification. South East Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. 2015;46(1):49-54.

 

Horstick O, Martinez E, Guzman MG, Cruz O, San Martin JL, Runge Ranzinger S, supported by the PAHO expert panel on dengue case classification (2015) WHO Dengue Case Classification 2009 and its usefulness in practice: an expert consensus in the Americas. Pathogens and Global Health. 2015 Feb;109(1): 19-25.

 

Hulsegge G, Henschke N, McKay D, Chaitow J, West K, Broderick C, Singh-Grewal.  Fundamental movement skills, physical fitness and physical activity among Australian children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis. .J Paediatr Child Health. 2015;51(4):425-32. doi: 10.1111/jpc.12733

 

Jahn A, Bozorgmehr K, Müller O. Reforming public and global health research in Germany. Lancet. 2015;386(9996):851-2. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00007-0.

 

Jahn RH, Müller O, Bozorgmehr K. Characteristics and determinants of knowledge transfer policies at universities and public institutions in medical research - protocol for a systematic review of the qualitative research literature. Syst Rev. 2015 Aug 19;4:110. doi: 10.1186/s13643-015-0094-3.

 

Kalolo A, Radermacher R, Stoermer M, Meshack M, De Allegri M. Factors  affecting adoption, implementation fidelity, and sustainability of the Redesigned Community Health Fund in Tanzania: a mixed methods protocol for process evaluation in the Dodoma region. Glob Health Action. 2015 Dec 15;8:29648. doi: 10.3402/gha.v8.29648. eCollection 2015. PubMed PMID: 26679408; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4683988.

 

Kambala C, Lohmann J, Mazalale J, Brenner S, De Allegri M, Muula AS, Sarker M. How do Malawian women rate the quality of maternal and newborn care? Experiences  and perceptions of women in the central and southern regions. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2015;15:169. doi: 10.1186/s12884-015-0560-x.

 

Kraef C, Alabi AS, Peters G, Becker K, Kremsner PG, Rossatanga EG, Mellmann A, Grobusch MP, Zanger P, Schaumburg F. Co-detection of Panton-Valentine leukocidin  encoding genes and cotrimoxazole resistance in Staphylococcus aureus in Gabon: implications for HIV-patients' care. Front Microbiol. 2015;6:60. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.00060. eCollection.

 

Kurth F, Develoux M, Mechain M, Clerinx J, Antinori S, Gjørup IE, Gascon J, Mørch K, Nicastri E, Ramharter M, Bartoloni A, Visser L, Rolling T, Zanger P, Calleri G, Salas-Coronas J, Nielsen H, Just-Nübling G, Neumayr A, Hachfeld A, Schmid ML, Antonini P, Pongratz P, Kern P, Saraiva da Cunha J, Soriano-Arandes A, Schunk M, Suttorp N, Hatz C, Zoller T; TropNet Severe Malaria Investigator Group. Intravenous Artesunate Reduces Parasite Clearance Time, Duration of Intensive Care, and Hospital Treatment in Patients With Severe Malaria in Europe: The TropNet Severe Malaria Study. Clin Infect Dis. 2015. 69(1):1441-4.

 

Lazaro A, Han WW, Manrique-Saide P, George L, Velayudhan R, Toledo J, Runge Ranzinger S, Horstick O. Community effectiveness of copepods for dengue vector control: systematic review. Trop Med Int Health. 2015;20(6):685-706. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12485.

 

Lietz H, Lingani M, Sié A, Sauerborn R, Souares A, Tozan Y. Measuring population health: costs of alternative survey approaches in the Nouna Health and Demographic Surveillance System in rural Burkina Faso. Glob Health Action. 2015;8:28330. doi: 10.3402/gha.v8.28330. eCollection.

 

Lorenz E, Jenkner C, Sauerbrei W, Becher H. Dose-response modelling for bivariate covariables with and without a 'Spike' at Zero: Theory and applications to binary outcomes. Statistica Neerlandica. 2015;69(4):374-98.

 

Louis VR, Schoeps A, Tiendrebéogo J, Beiersmann C, Yé M, Damiba MR, Lu GY, Mbayiha AH, De Allegri M, Jahn A, Sié A, Becher H, Müller O. An insecticide-treated bed-net campaign and childhood malaria in Burkina Faso. Bull World Health Organ. 2015 Nov 1;93(11):750-8. doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.147702. Epub 2015 Aug 31. PubMed PMID: 26549902; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4622154.

 

Louis VR, Phalkey R, Horstick O, Ratanawong P, Wilder-Smith A, Tozan Y, Dambach P. Modeling tools for dengue risk mapping - a systematic review. Int J Health Geogr. 2014;13:50. doi: 10.1186/1476-072X-13-50.

 

Lu G, Traoré C, Meissner P, Kouyaté B, Kynast-Wolf G, Beiersmann C, Coulibaly  B, Becher H, Müller O. Safety of insecticide-treated mosquito nets for infants and their mothers: randomized controlled community trial in Burkina Faso. Malar J. 2015 Dec 30;14(1):527. doi: 10.1186/s12936-015-1068-6.

 

Mahenge B, Stöckl H, Likindikoki S, Kaaya S, Mbwambo J. The prevalence of mental health morbidity and its associated factors among women attending a prenatal clinic in Tanzania. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2015;130(3):261-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ijgo.2015.04.032.

 

Mazalale J, Kambala C, Brenner S, Chinkhumba J, Lohmann J, Mathanga DP, Robberstad B, Muula AS, De Allegri M. Factors associated with delivery outside a  health facility: cross-sectional study in rural Malawi. Trop Med Int Health. 2015;20(5):617-626. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12473.

 

McMahon SA, Mohan D, LeFevre AE, Mosha I, Mpembeni R, Chase RP, Baqui AH, Winch PJ. "You should go so that others can come"; the role of facilities in determining an early departure after childbirth in Morogoro Region, Tanzania. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2015 Dec 9;15(1):328. doi:  10.1186/s12884-015-0763-1.

 

Mohammed S, Aji B, Bermejo JL, Souares A, Dong H, Sauerborn R. User experience with a health insurance coverage and benefit-package access: implications for policy implementation towards expansion in Nigeria. Health Policy Plan. 2015. doi:10.1093/heapol/czv068. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Müller O, Becher H. Unspezifische Effekte von Impfungen. Deutsches Ärzteblatt. 2015; 112(4):1666-1668.

 

Müller O, Jahn A, Razum O. [Poliomyelitis - Challenges for the Last Mile of the Eradication Programme]. Gesundheitswesen. 2015 May 7. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1548854. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Müller O, Tozan Y, Becher H. RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccine and child mortality. Lancet. 2015;386(10005):1736. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00694-7.

 

Nurjadi D, Schäfer J, Friedrich-Jänicke B, Mueller A, Neumayr A, Calvo-Cano A, Goorhuis A, Molhoek N, Lagler H, Kantele A, Van Genderen PJ, Gascon J, Grobusch MP, Caumes E, Hatz C, Fleck R, Mockenhaupt FP, Zanger P. Predominance of dfrG as  determinant of trimethoprim resistance in imported Staphylococcus aureus. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2015 Dec;21(12):1095.e5-9. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2015.08.021. Epub 2015 Sep 4.

 

Nurjadi D, Friedrich-Jänicke B, Schäfer J, Van Genderen PJ, Goorhuis A, Perignon A, Neumayr A, Mueller A, Kantele A, Schunk M, Gascon J, Stich A, Hatz C, Caumes E, Grobusch MP, Fleck R, Mockenhaupt FP, Zanger P. Skin and soft tissue infections in intercontinental travellers and the import of multi-resistant Staphylococcus aureus to Europe. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2015;21(6):567.e1-567.e10. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2015.01.016.

 

Otte im Kampe E, Müller O, Sie A, Becher H. Seasonal and temporal trends in all-cause and malaria mortality in rural Burkina Faso, 1998-2007. Malar J. 78(1):106-113. doi: 10.1186/s12936-015-0818-9.

 

Pfeil J, Borrmann S, Bassat Q, Mulenga M, Talisuna A, Tozan Y.  An Economic Evaluation of the Posttreatment Prophylactic Effect of Dihydroartemisinin-Piperaquine Versus Artemether-Lumefantrine for First-Line Treatment of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria Across Different Transmission Settings in Africa.  Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015;93(5):961-6

 

Phalkey RK, Aranda-Jan C, Marx S, Höfle B, Sauerborn R. Systematic review of current efforts to quantify the impacts of climate change on undernutrition. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015;112(33):E4522-9. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1409769112.

 

Prost A, Binik A, Abubakar I, Roy A, De Allegri M, Mouchoux C, Dreischulte T,  Ayles H, Lewis JJ, Osrin D. Logistic, ethical, and political dimensions of stepped wedge trials: critical review and case studies. Trials. 2015;16(1):351. doi: 10.1186/s13063-015-0837-4.

 

Quam MB, Khan K, Sears J, Hu W, Rocklöv J, Wilder-Smith A. Estimating air travel-associated importations of dengue virus into Italy. J Travel Med. 2015;22(3):186-93. doi: 10.1111/jtm.12192.

 

Razum O, Jahn A. Molecular and genomic sciences in health: apply the established rules of evidence. Int J Public Health. 2015 Oct 26. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Ridde V, Agier I, Jahn A, Mueller O, Tiendrebéogo J, Yé M, De Allegri M. The impact of user fee removal on household out-of-pocket expenditures : evidence against the inverse equity hypthesis from a population-based study in Burkina Faso. Eur J Health Econ. 2015;16(1)55-64.

 

Saronga HP, Dalaba MA, Dong H, Leshabari M, Sauerborn R, Sukums F, Blank A, Kaltschmidt J, Loukanova S. Cost of installing and operating an electronic  clinical decision support system for maternal health care: case of Tanzania rural primary health centres. BMC Health Serv Res. 2015;15:132. doi:10.1186/s12913-015-0780-9.

 

Savadogo G, Souarès A, Sié A, Parmar D, Bibeau G, Sauerborn R. Using a community-based definition of poverty for targeting poor households for premium subsidies in the context of a community health insurance in Burkina Faso. BMC Public Health, 16:55-64. doi: 10.1186/s12889-014-1335-4.

 

Sauerborn R, Augustin J (lead authors). Auswirkungen des Kllimawandels auf die Gesundheit. in: Schellnhuber J, Brasseur G (eds) Klimawandel und Anpassung: multidisziplinärer Bericht zu Deutschlands Zukunft. Springer Verlag, Heidelberg. 2015. (forthcoming).

 

Schoeps A, Lietz H, Sié A, Savadogo G, De Allegri M, Müller O, Sauerborn R, Becher H, Souares A. Health insurance and child mortality in rural Burkina Faso.  Glob Health Action. 2015;8:27327. doi: 10.3402/gha.v8.27327. eCollection.

 

Schoeps A, Kynast-Wolf G, Nesbitt RC, Müller O, Sié A, Becher H. Decreasing disparities in infant survival using surveillance data from Burkina Faso. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015;92(5):1038-44. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0390..

 

Schwille-Kiuntke J, Enck P, Polster AV, Gaile M, Kremsner PG, Zanger P. Postinfectious irritable bowel syndrome after travelers' diarrhea - a cohort study. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2015;27(8):1147-55. doi: 10.1111/nmo.12601

 

Slesak G, Inthalath S, Wilder-Smith A, Barennes H. Road traffic injuries innorthern Laos: trends and risk factors of an underreported public health problem. Trop Med Int Health. 2015. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12562. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Sridhar D, McKee M, Ooms G, Beiersmann C, Friedman E, Gouda H, Hill P, Jahn AUniversal Health Coverage and the Right to Health: From Legal Principle to Post-2015 Indicators. Int J Health Serv. 2015;45(3):495-506. doi: 10.1177/0020731415584554.

 

Sukums F, Mensah N, Mpembeni R, Massawe S, Duysburgh E, Williams A,  Kaltschmidt J, Loukanova S, Haefeli WE,  Blank A. Promising adoption of an electronic clinical decision support system for antenatal and intrapartum care in rural primary healthcare facilities in sub-Saharan Africa: The QUALMAT experience, International Journal of Medical Informatics. 2015;84(9):647-657.

 

Swain MS, Henschke N, Kamper SJ, Gobina I, Ottová-Jordan V, Maher CG. Pain and Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activity in Adolescence: An International Population-Based Survey. Pain Med. 2015. doi: 10.1111/pme.12923. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Toporcov TN, Znaor A, Zhang ZF, Yu GP, Winn DM, Wei Q, Vilensky M, Vaughan T, Thomson P, Talamini R, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Sturgis EM, Smith E, Shangina O, Schwartz SM, Schantz S, Rudnai P, Richiardi L, Ramroth H, Purdue MP, Olshan AF, Eluf-Neto J, Muscat J, Moyses RA, Morgenstern H, Menezes A, McClean M, Matsuo K,  Mates D, Macfarlane TV, Lissowska J, Levi F, Lazarus P, La Vecchia C, Lagiou P, Koifman S, Kjaerheim K, Kelsey K, Holcatova I, Herrero R, Healy C, Hayes RB, Franceschi S, Fernandez L, Fabianova E, Daudt AW, Curioni OA, Maso LD, Curado MP, Conway DI, Chen C, Castellsague X, Canova C, Cadoni G, Brennan P, Boccia S, Antunes JL, Ahrens W, Agudo A, Boffetta P, Hashibe M, Lee YC, Filho VW. Risk factors for head and neck cancer in young adults: a pooled analysis in the INHANCE consortium. Int J Epidemiol. 2015 Feb;44(1):169-85. doi:10.1093/ije/dyu255.

 

Tozan Y, Danielle C. Ompad. Complexity and dynamism from an urban health perspective: A rational for Systems Dynamics approach. Journal of Urban Health. 2015; 92(3):490-501. doi: 10.1007/s11524-015-9963-2

 

Traeger A, Henschke N, Hübscher M, Williams CM, Kamper SJ, Maher CG, Moseley  McAuley JH. Development and validation of a screening tool to predict the risk of chronic low back pain in patients presenting with acute low back pain: a  study protocol. BMJ Open. 2015;5(7):e007916. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-007916.

 

Traeger AC, Hübscher M, Henschke N, Moseley GL, Lee H, McAuley JH. Effect of Primary Care-Based Education on Reassurance in Patients With Acute Low Back Pain: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Intern Med. 2015;175(5):733-43. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.0217. Review.

 

Wang Q, Fu AZ, Brenner S, Kalmus O, Banda HT, De Allegri M. Out-of-pocket expenditure on chronic non-communicable diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: the case  of rural Malawi. PLoS One. 2015;10(1):e0116897. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0116897. eCollection .

 

Wilder-Smith A, Leong WY, Lopez LF, Amaku M, Quam M, Khan K, Massad E. Potential for international spread of wild poliovirus via travelers. BMC Med. 2015;13:133. doi: 10.1186/s12916-015-0363-y.

 

Winkler V, Mangolo NJ, Becher H. Lung cancer in South Africa: a forecast to 2025 based on smoking prevalence data. BMJ Open. 2015;5(3):e006993. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006993.

 

Winkler V, Lan Y, Becher H. Tobacco prevention policies in west-African countries and their effects on smoking prevalence. BMC Public Health. 2015 Dec 8;15(1):1216. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2562-z. PubMed PMID: 26646580; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4673866.

 

Wolf J, Safer A, Wöhrle JC, Palm F, Nix WA, Maschke M, Grau AJ. Factors Predicting Survival in ALS Patients--Data from a Population-Based Registry in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. Neuroepidemiology. 2015;44(3):149-55. doi: 10.1159/000381625.

 

Zimmermann H, Hagenfeld D, Diercke K, El-Sayed N, Fricke J, Greiser KH, Kühnisch J, Linseisen J, Meisinger C, Pischon N, Pischon T, Samietz S, Schmitter M, Steinbrecher A, Kim TS, Becher H. Pocket depth and bleeding on probing and their associations with dental, lifestyle, socioeconomic and blood variables: a cross-sectional, multicenter feasibility study of the German National Cohort. BMC Oral Health. 2015;15:7. doi: 10.1186/1472-6831-15-7.

 

Zimmermann H, Zimmermann N, Hagenfeld D, Veile A, Kim TS, Becher H. Is frequency of tooth brushing a risk factor for periodontitis? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol. 2015; 43:116-27.

 

Zöllner C, De Allegri M, Louis V, Yé M, Sié A, Tiendrebéogo J, Jahn A, Müller O. Insecticide-treated mosquito nets in rural Burkina Faso: Assessment of coverage and equity in the wake of a universal distribution campaign. Health Policy & Planning.  2015;30(2): 171-80.


2014

Abiiro GA, Leppert G, Mbera GB, Robyn PJ, De Allegri M. Developing attributes and attribute-levels for a discrete choice experiment on micro health insurance in rural Malawi. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014;14:235, 1-15.

Abiiro GA, Mbera GB, De Allegri M. Gaps in universal health coverage in Malawi: a qualitative study in rural communities. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014;14:234, 1-10.

Abiiro GA, Torbica A, Kwalamasa K, De Allegri M. Eliciting community preferences for complementary micro health insurance: A discrete choice experiment in rural Malawi. Soc Sci Med. 2014 Sep 16;120C: 160-8.

Agyeman-Duah JN, Theurer A, Munthali C, Alide N, Neuhann F. Understanding the barriers to setting up a healthcare quality improvement process in resource-limited settings: a situational analysis at the Medical Department of Kamuzu Central Hospital in Lilongwe, Malawi. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014;14:1, 1-10.

Aranda-Jan CB, Mohutsiwa-Dibe N, Loukanova S. Systematic review on what works, what does not work and why of implementation of mobile health (mHealth) projects in Africa. BMC Public Health. 2014;14:188, 1-15.

Banks SD, Murray N, Wilder-Smith A, Logan JG. Insecticide-treated clothes for the control of vector-borne diseases: a review on effectiveness and safety. Med Vet Entomol. 2014; 28(1): 14-25.

Brenner S, Muula AS, Robyn PJ, Barnighausen T, Sarker M, Mathanga DP, De Allegri M. Design of an impact evaluation using a mixed methods model--an explanatory assessment of the effects of results-based financing mechanisms on maternal healthcare services in Malawi. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014;14:180, 1-17.

Codyre P. Will an App Fill the Gap? Innovative Technology to Provide Point-of-Care Information. Front Public Health. 2014;2:9, 1-5.

Coulibaly B, Pritsch M, Bountogo M, Meissner PE, Nebie E, Klose C, Kieser M, Berens-Riha N, Wieser A, Sirima SB, Breitkreutz JB, Schirmer RH, Sié A, Mockenhaupt FP, Drakeley C, Bousema T, Müller O. Efficacy and safety of triple combination therapy with artesunate-amodiaquine-methylene blue for falciparum malaria in children: a randomised controlled trial in Burkina Faso. J Infect Dis. 2014 Oct 28, 1-9.

Dalaba MA, Akweongo P, Williams J, Saronga HP, Tonchev P, Sauerborn R, Mensah N, Blank A, Kaltschmidt J, Loukanova S. Costs associated with implementation of computer-assisted clinical decision support system for antenatal and delivery care: case study of kassena-nankana district of northern ghana. PLoS One. 2014;9(9):e106416, 1-10

Dambach P, Louis VR, Kaiser A, Ouedraogo S, Sie A, Sauerborn R, Becker N. Efficacy of Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis against malaria mosquitoes in northwestern Burkina Faso. Parasit Vectors. 2014 Aug 15;7(1):371, 1-8.

Deckert A, Winkler V, Meisinger C, Heier M, Becher H. Myocardial infarction incidence and ischemic heart disease mortality: overall and trend results in repatriates, Germany. Eur J Public Health. 2014 Feb;24(1): 127-33.

Diouf K, Tabatabai P, Rudolph J, Marx M. Diarrhoea prevalence in children under five years of age in rural Burundi: an assessment of social and behavioural factors at the household level. Glob Health Action. 2014;7:24895, 1-9.

Haque MA, Louis VR, Phalkey R, Sauerborn R. Use of traditional medicines to cope with climate-sensitive diseases in a resource poor setting in Bangladesh. BMC Public Health. 2014;14:202, 1-10.

16.Henschke N, Diong J. Exercise reduces pain and improves physical function for people awaiting hip replacement surgery. Br J Sports Med. 2014 Mar;48(6): 477-8.

Henschke N, Harrison C, McKay D, Broderick C, Latimer J, Britt H, Maher CG. Musculoskeletal conditions in children and adolescents managed in Australian primary care. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2014;15:164, 1-8.

Henschke N, Keuerleber J, Ferreira M, Maher CG, Verhagen AP. The methodological quality of diagnostic test accuracy studies for musculoskeletal conditions can be improved. J Clin Epidemiol. 2014 67(4): 416-24.

Henschke N, van Enst A, Froud R, Ostelo RW. Responder analyses in randomised controlled trials for chronic low back pain: an overview of currently used methods. Eur Spine J. 2014 23(4): 772-8.

Horstick O, Jaenisch T, Martinez E, Kroeger A, See LL, Farrar J, Runge Ranzinger S. Comparing the Usefulness of the 1997 and 2009 WHO Dengue Case Classification: A Systematic Literature Review. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014; 91(3), 621-634.

Khan K, Bogoch I, Brownstein JS, Miniota J, Nicolucci A, Hu W, Nsoesie EO, Cetron M, Creatore MI, German M, Wilder-Smith A. Assessing the origin of and potential for international spread of chikungunya virus from the Caribbean. PLoS Curr. 2014; June 6, 1-11.

Loukanova S, Prytherch H, Blank A, Duysburgh E, Tomson G, Gustafsson LL, Sié A, Williams J, Leshabari M, Haefeli WE, Sauerborn R, Fonn S. Nesting doctoral students in collaborative North-South partnerships for health systems research. Glob Health Action. 2014;7: 1-14.

Mahendradhata Y, Souares A, Phalkey R, Sauerborn R. Optimizing patient-centeredness in the transitions of healthcare systems in low- and middle-income countries. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014;14(1):386, 1-6.

Mohammed S, Souares A, Bermejo JL, Sauerborn R, Dong H. Performance evaluation of a health insurance in Nigeria using optimal resource use: health care providers perspectives. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014;14:127, 1-12.

Nesbitt RC, Gabrysch S, Laub A, Soremekun S, Manu A, Kirkwood BR, Amenga-Etego S, Wiru K, Höfle B, Grundy C. Methods to measure potential spatial access to delivery care in low- and middle-income countries: a case study in rural Ghana. Int J Health Geogr. 2014;13:25, 1-13.

Palm F, Kraus M, Safer A, Wolf J, Becher H, Grau AJ. Management of oral anticoagulation after cardioembolic stroke and stroke survival data from a population based stroke registry (LuSSt). BMC Neurol. 2014 Oct 8;14(1):199, 1-8

Parmar D, De Allegri M, Savadogo G, Sauerborn R. Do community-based health insurance schemes fulfil the promise of equity? A study from Burkina Faso. Health Policy Plan. 2014 Jan;29(1): 76-84.

Pfeil J, Borrmann S, Tozan Y. Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine vs. artemether-lumefantrine for first-line treatment of uncomplicated malaria in African children: a cost-effectiveness analysis. PLoS One. 2014;9(4),1-7.

Reiss K, Dragano N, Ellert U, Fricke J, Greiser KH, Keil T, Krist L, Moebus S, Pundt N, Schlaud M, Yesil-Jürgens R, Zeeb H, Zimmermann H, Razum O, Jöckel KH, Becher H. Comparing sampling strategies to recruit migrants for an epidemiological study. Results from a German feasibility study. Eur J Public Health. 2014;24(5), 721-726.

Ridde V, Agier I, Jahn A, Mueller O, Tiendrebeogo J, Ye M, De Allegri M. The impact of user fee removal policies on household out-of-pocket spending: evidence against the inverse equity hypothesis from a population based study in Burkina Faso. Eur J Health Econ.2014;16: 55-64.

Robyn PJ, Barnighausen T, Souares A, Traore A, Bicaba B, Sie A, Sauerborn R. Provider payment methods and health worker motivation in community-based health insurance: a mixed-methods study. Soc Sci Med. 2014 May;108: 223-36.

Santi I, Kroll LE, Dietz A, Becher H, Ramroth H. To what degree is the association between educational inequality and laryngeal cancer explained by smoking, alcohol consumption, and occupational exposure? Scand J Work Environ Health. 2014 May 1;40(3): 315-22.

Saronga HP, Duysburgh E, Massawe S, Dalaba MA, Savadogo G, Tonchev P, Dong H, Sauerborn R, Loukanova S. Efficiency of antenatal care and childbirth services in selected primary health care facilities in rural Tanzania: a cross-sectional study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014;14:96, 1-11.

Schoeps A, Rudolph A, Seibold P, Dunning AM, Milne RL, Bojesen SE, et al. Identification of new genetic susceptibility loci for breast cancer through consideration of gene-environment interactions. Genet Epidemiol. 2014 Jan;38(1):84-93.

Schoeps A, Souares A, Niamba L, Diboulo E, Kynast-Wolf G, Müller O, Sié A, Becher H. Childhood mortality and its association with household wealth in rural and semi-urban Burkina Faso. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Aug 16; doi:10.1093/trstmh/tru124, 1-9.

Tabatabai J, Namakhoma I, Tweya H, Phiri S, Schnitzler P, Neuhann F. Understanding reasons for treatment interruption amongst patients on antiretroviral therapy - A qualitative study at the Lighthouse Clinic, Lilongwe, Malawi. Glob Health Action. 2014;7:24795,1-12.

Tabatabai P, Henke S, Susac K, Kisanga OM, Baumgarten I, Kynast-Wolf G, Ramroth H, Marx M. Public and private maternal health service capacity and patient flows in Southern Tanzania: using a geographic information system to link hospital and national census data. Glob Health Action. 2014;7:22883, 1-11.

Tafuri G, Stolk P, Trotta F, Putzeist M, Leufkens HG, Laing RO, De Allegri M. How do the EMA and FDA decide which anticancer drugs make it to the market? A comparative qualitative study on decision makers' views. Ann Oncol. 2014 Jan;25(1): 265-9.

Tozan Y, Ratanawong P, Louis VR, Kittayapong P, Wilder-Smith A. Use of insecticide-treated school uniforms for prevention of dengue in schoolchildren: a cost-effectiveness analysis. PLoS One. 2014;9(9):e108017, 1-9.

Traeger AC, Moseley GL, Hubscher M, Lee H, Skinner IW, Nicholas MK, Henschke N, Refshauge KM, Blyth FM, Main CJ, Hush JM, Pearce G, McAuley JH. Pain education to prevent chronic low back pain: a study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open. 2014;4(6):e005505, 1-7.

Wang Q, Brenner S, Leppert G, Banda TH, Kalmus O, De Allegri M. Health seeking behaviour and the related household out-of-pocket expenditure for chronic non-communicable diseases in rural Malawi. Health Policy Plan. 2014 Feb 21;doi:10.1093/heapol/czu004, 1-11.

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Winkler V, Leitzmann M, Obi N, Ahrens W, Edinger T, Giani G, Linseisen J, Löffler M, Michels K, Nöthlings U, Schipf S, Kluttig A, Wichmann EH, Hoffmann B, Jöckel KH, Becher H. Response in individuals with and without foreign background and application to the National Cohort in Germany: which factors have an effect? Int J Public Health. 2014 Jun;59(3): 555-63.

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Wolf J, Wohrle JC, Palm F, Nix WA, Maschke M, Safer A, Becher H, Grau AJ. Incidence of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener. 2014 Jun;15(3-4): 269-74.

Woodward A, Smith KR, Campbell-Lendrum D, Chadee DD, Honda Y, Liu Q, Olwach J, Rvch B, Sauerborn R, Chafe Z, Confalonieri U, Hanes A. Climate change and health: on the latest IPCC report. Lancet. 2014 Apr 5;383(9924): 1185-9.

Yamamoto SS, Louis VR, Sie A, Sauerborn R. Biomass smoke in Burkina Faso: what is the relationship between particulate matter, carbon monoxide, and kitchen characteristics? Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2014 Feb;21(4): 2581-91.

Ye M, Aninanya GA, Sie A, Kakoko DC, Chatio S, Kagone M, Prytherch H, Loukanova S, Sauerborn R. Establishing sustainable performance-based incentive schemes: views of rural health workers from qualitative research in three sub-Saharan African countries. Rural Remote Health. 2014 Jul-Sep;14(3): 2681, 1-12.

Zakane SA, Gustafsson LL, Tomson G, Loukanova S, Sie A, Nasiell J, Bastholm-Rahmner P. Guidelines for maternal and neonatal "point of care": needs of and attitudes towards a computerized clinical decision support system in rural Burkina Faso. Int J Med Inform. 2014 Jun;83(6): 459-69.

Zanger P. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and intercontinental travel--"bad bugs on the move!". J Travel Med. 2014 Jul-Aug;21(4): 225-7.

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Neuhann F, Wenderlein D. Die Umsetzung bei HIV bleibt eine große Herausforderung. 2014. Deutsches Ärtzteblatt. 111(29-30):  1298-1300.
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Murray N, Jansarikij S, Olanratmanee P, Maskhao P, Souares A, Wilder-Smith A, Kittayapong P, Louis VR. Acceptability of impregnated school uniforms for dengue control in Thailand: a mixed methods approach. Glob Health Action. 2014 Sep 1;7:24887, 1-8.

Camacho S, Horstick O, Sax S.  Orphans of the Mexican drug war: insights on a public health challenge [Huérfanos víctimas de la lucha contra el narcotráfico en México: apreciaciones sobre un reto en materia de salud pública]. Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública/Pan American Journal of Public Health. 2014; Aug;36(2): 94-100.

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Müller O, Neuhann F. Malaria, Tuberkulose, HIV/AIDS. In: Razum O, Zeeb H, Mueller O, Jahn A (Eds.), Global Health - Gesundheit und Gerechtigkeit. Verlag Hans Huber (2014), 151-162.

Müller O, Razum O. Eradikation von Infektionskrankheiten. In: Razum O, Zeeb H, Mueller O, Jahn A (Eds.), Global Health - Gesundheit und Gerechtigkeit. Verlag Hans Huber (2014), 163-168.

Carai S, Meissner P, Jahn A, Müller O, Weber M. Gesundheit von Müttern, Neugeborenen, Kindern und Jugendlichen. In: Razum O, Zeeb H, Mueller O, Jahn A (Eds.), Global Health - Gesundheit und Gerechtigkeit. Verlag Hans Huber (2014), 135-150.

Ramroth H, Ullrich A, Neuhann F, Müller O. Nicht-übertragbare Erkrankungen, Verletzungen und Unfälle. In: Razum O, Zeeb H, Mueller O, Jahn A (Eds.), Global Health - Gesundheit und Gerechtigkeit. Verlag Hans Huber (2014), 169-180.
Lu G, Zhou S, Horstick O, Wang X, Liu Y, Müller O. Malaria outbreaks in China (1990-2013): A systematic review. Malaria Journal. 2014;13:269, 1-9.

Beiersmann C, Jahn A. Millennium-Entwicklungsziele: Bilanz und Ausblick auf die Post-2015-Agenda. In: Global Health - Gesundheit und Gerechtigkeit. Razum O, Zeeb H, Mueller O, Jahn A (Herausgeber). Verlag Hans Huber: Hogrefe AG, Bern (2014), 25-30.

Diesfeld HJ, Beiersmann C. Von Rudolf Virchow zu den Millennium-Entwicklungszielen. In: Global Health - Gesundheit und Gerechtigkeit. Razum O., Zeeb H., Mueller O., Jahn A. (Herausgeber). Verlag Hans Huber: Hogrefe AG, Bern (2014), 19-24.

Urbanek C, Palm F, Buggle F, Wolf J, Safer A, Becher H, Grau AJ. Recent surgery or invasive procedures and the risk of stroke. Cardiovasc  Dis.2014;38: 370-176.

Vuksanović M, Safer A, Palm F, Stieglbauer G, Grau AJ, Becher H. Validity of self-reported BMI in older adults and an adjustment model. J Public Health. 2014;22:257-263.

Hulsegge G, Henschke N, McKay D, Chaitow J, West K, Broderick C, Singh-Grewal D. Fundamental movement skills, physical fitness and physical activity among Australian children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 2014; doi: 10.1111/jpc.12733, 1-8.

Swain MS, Henschke N, Kamper SJ, Downie AS, Koes BW, Maher CG. Accuracy of clinical tests in the diagnosis of anterior cruciate ligament injury: a systematic review. Chiropractic & Manual Therapies. 2014; 22:25,1-10.

Bauschke R, Jahn A. Global Health Governance und neue Gesundheitsinitiativen. In: Razum, Zeeb, Müller & Jahn (Eds.), Global Health - Gesundheit und Gerechtigkeit. Verlag Hans Huber (2014), 83-88.

Michaleff ZA, Kamper SJ, Maher CG, Evans R, Broderick C, Henschke N. Low back pain in children and adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis evaluating the effectiveness of conservative interventions. European Spine Journal. 2014;23:  2046-2058.

Swain MS, Henschke N, Kamper SJ, Gobina I, Ottová-Jordan V, Maher CG. An international survey of pain in adolescents. BMC Public Health. 2014;14:447, 1-7.

Ridde V, Turcotte-Tremblay AM, Souares A, Lohmann J, Zombré D, Koulidiati J, Yaogo M, Hien H, Hunt M, Zongo S, De Allegri M. Protocol for the process evaluation of interventions combining performance-based financing with health equity in Burkina Faso. Implement Sci. 2014 Oct 12;9(1):149, 1-12.

Chinkhumba J, De Allegri M, Muula AS, Robberstad B. Maternal and perinatal mortality by place of delivery in sub-Saharan Africa: a meta-analysis of population-based cohort studies. BMC Public Health. 2014 Sep 28;14:1014, 1-9.
Torbica A, De Allegri M, Belemsaga D, Medina-Lara A, Ridde V. What criteria guide national entrepreneurs' policy decisions on user fee removal for maternal health care services? Use of a best-worst scaling choice experiment in West Africa. J Health Serv Res Policy. 2014 Oct;19(4): 208-15.

Geiger KR, Henschke N.Swimming for children and adolescents with asthma. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 2014; doi:10.1136/bjsports-2013-093397, 1-2.

Ebadi S, Henschke N, Nakhostin Ansari N, Fallah E, van Tulder MW. Therapeutic ultrasound for chronic low-back pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2014; 3:CD009169, 1-50.

Ferreira ML, Ferreira PH, Henschke N, Kamper SJ, Koes B, Hayden JA, Maher CG. Age does not modify the effects of treatment on pain in patients with low back pain: Secondary analyses of randomized clinical trials. European Journal of Pain. 2014; 18: 932–938.

Brolan CE, Hussain S, Friedman EA, Ruano AL, Mulumba M, Rusike I, Beiersmann C, Hill PS. Community participation in formulating the post-2015 health and development goal agenda: reflections of a multi-country research collaboration. International Journal for Equity in Health. 2014; 13:66, 1-7.

Horstick O, Morrison A.Editorial: Dengue disease surveillance: improving data for dengue control. PLOS NTD. 2014; 8(11), 1-.2.

Fan Y, Yang M, Jiang H, Wang Y, Yang W, Zhang Z, Yan W, Diwan VK, Xu B, Dong H, Palm L,i Liu L, Nie S. Estimating the Effectiveness of Early Control Measures through School Absenteeism Surveillance in ObservedOutbreaks at Rural Schools in Hubei, China. PLoS One. 2014; 9(9): e106856, 1-12.

Wolf J, Safer A, Wohrle JC, Palm F, Nix WA, Maschke M, Grau AJ.  Factors predicting one-year mortality in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients - data from a population-based registry. BMC Neurology. 2014;14:197, 1-6.

Aji B, Yamamoto SS, Sauerborn R. The econimic impact of the insured patients with severe chronic and acute diseases: a qualitative approach. Global Health Action. 2014; 7:22526, 1-11.

Stahl HC Ahmadi F, Schleicher U, Sauerborn R, Bermejo JL, Amirih ML, Sakhayee I, Christian Bogdan C, Stahl KW. A randomized phase IIb wound healing trial of cutaneous leishmaniasis ulcers with 0.045% pharmaceutical chlorite (DAC N-055) with and without bipolar high frequency electrocauterization versus intralesional antimony in Afghanistan. BMC Infectious Diseases (Section: Parasitological diseases).2014; 14:619, 1-12.

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Dambach P, Traoré I, Becker N, Kaiser A, Sauerborn R. EMIRA: Ecologic Malaria
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Marx S, Phalkey R,  Aranda C, Profe J, Sauerborn R, Höfle B. Geographic information analysis and web-based geoportals to explore malnutrition in Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review of approaches. BMC Public Health. 2014;14:1189, 1-12.

Yé M, Aninanya GA, Sié A, Kakoko D, Chatio S, Kagoné M, Prytherch H, Loukanova S, Williams J, Sauerborn R. Establishing sustainable performance-based incetive schemes: view of rural health workers from qualitative research in three Sub-Saharan countries. Rural & Remote Health. 2014; 14(3):2681, 1-12.

Mpbembeni RN, Massawe RN, Leshabari MT, Kakoko DV, Duysburgh E, Wangwe P, Sukums, Saronga HP, Loukanova S. Satisfaction with health facility delivery care services and associated factors. The Case of Lindi and Mtwara Rural Districts, Southern Tanzania. East Afr J Publ Health. 2014; 11(1), 738-746.

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Louis V, Phalkey R, Horstick O, Ratanawong P, Wilder-Smith A, Tozan Y, Dambach P. Modeling tools for dengue risk mapping - a systematic review. International Journal of Health Geographics. 2014; 13(1): 50. doi:10.1186/1476-072X-13-50

Parmar D, De Allegri M. Operationalizing impact evaluation: from theory to practice. in: Radermacher R and Roth K (eds.): Practical Guide to Impact Assessments in Microinsurance. Luxembourg: Microinsurance Network and Micro Insurance Academy (2014), 243-266.

Müller O. Das globale Poliomyelitisprogramm: Ist Ausrottung möglich? Derm. 2014; 4(20), 270-72.

Hanson C, Waiswa P, Marchant T, Marx M, Manzi F, Mbaruku G, Rowe A, Tomson G, Schellenberg J, Peterson S. Expanded Quality Management Using Information Power (EQUIP): protocol for a quasi-experimental study to improve maternal and newborn health in Tanzania and Uganda. Implementation Science. 2014; 9:41, 1-10.

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Sauerborn R. Intelligent energy: how can Europe cooperate with South-Asia? In: Wolf SO, Casaca P, Flanegan AJ, Rodriguez C (Editors) The merits of regional cooperation – the case of South Asia. Spinger Verlag, Heidelberg & New York (2014),  87-94.

Haafkens J, Blomstedt Y, Eriksson M, Becher H, Ramroth H, Kinsman J. Training needs for research in health inequities among health and demographic researchers from eight African and Asian countries. BMC Public Health. 2014; 14:1254, 1-12.

Palm F, Lahdentausta L, Sorsa T, Tervahartiala T, Gokel P, Buggle F, Safer A, Becher H, Grau AJ, Pussinen PJ.  Biomarkers of periodontitis and inflammation in ischemic stroke. A case-control study. Innate Immunity. 2014; 20 :511-518.
 
Fan Y, Wang Y, Jiang H, Yang W, Yu M, Yan W, Diwan VK, Xu B, Dong H, Palm L, Nie S. Evaluation of outbreak detection performance using multi-stream syndromic  surveillance for influenza-like illness in rural Hubei Province, China: a temporal simulation model based on healthcare-seeking behaviors. PLoS One.  2014; 9(11):e112255, 1-13.

Tan L, Cheng L, Yan W, Zhang J, Xu B, Diwan VK, Dong H, Palm L, Wu Y, Long L,  Tian Y, Nie S. Using daily syndrome-specific absence data for early detection of  school outbreaks: a pilot study in rural China. Public Health. 2014; ;128(9):792-8.

Bayer O, Cámara R, Zeissig SR, Ressing M, Dietz A, Locati LD, Ramroth H, Singer S. Occupation and cancer of the larynx: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol.  2014 Oct 14. Doi: 10.1007/s00405-014-3321-y ; 1-12.

Sax S, Marx M. Local perceptions on factors influencing the introduction of international healthcare accreditation in Pakistan. Health Policy Plan. 2014; 29(8):1021-30. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czt084.

Yamamoto SS, Phalkey R, Malik AA. A systematic review of air pollution as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease in South Asia: limited evidence from India and Pakistan. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2014;217(2-3):133-44. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2013.08.003.

Mohammed S, Souares A, Lorenzo Bermejo J, Babale SM, Sauerborn R, Dong H. Satisfaction with the level and type of resource use of a health insurance scheme in Nigeria: health management organizations' perspectives. Int J Health Plann Manage. 2014 Oct-Dec;29(4):e309-28. doi: 10.1002/hpm.2219.

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Aji B, De Allegri M, Souares A, Sauerborn R (2013) The impact of health insurance programs on out-of-pocket expenditures in Indonesia: an increase or a decrease? Int J Environ Res Public Health, 10, 2995-3013.

 

Alsaadi SM, McAuley JH, Hush JM, Bartlett DJ, Henschke N, Grunstein RR, Maher CG (2013) Detecting insomnia in patients with low back pain: accuracy of four self-report sleep measures. BMC Musculoskelet Disord Jun 27; 14:196.

 

Beiersmann C, Lorenzo BJ, Bountogo M, Tiendrebeogo J, Gabrysch S, Ye M, Jahn A, Muller O (2013) Malnutrition determinants in young children from burkina faso. J Trop Pediatr, 59(5), 372-379, doi: 10.1093/tropej/fmt037.

 

Benjamin LA, Kelly M, Cohen D, Neuhann F, Galbraith S, Mallewa M, Hopkins M, Hart IJ, Guiver M, Lalloo DG, Heyderman R S, Solomon T(2013) Detection of herpes viruses in the cerebrospinal fluid of adults with suspected viral meningitis in Malawi. Infection, 41, 27-31.

 

Bhatt S, Gething PW, Brady OJ, Messina JP, Farlow AW, Moyes CL, Sankoh O et al (2013) The global distribution and burden of dengue. Nature, 496(7446), 504-7.

 

Blank A, Kaltschmidt J, Krings A, Haefeli, W E, Sauerborn, R, Loukanova, S (2013) e-Health in Afrika: Chancen eines Clinical Decision Support Systems in der medizinischen Grundversorgung im ländlichen Afrika. Duesberg, F (Hrsg), e-Health, 120ff.

 

Blank A, Prytherch H, Kaltschmidt J, Krings A, Sukums F, Mensah N, Zakane A, Loukanova S, Gustafsson LL, Sauerborn R, Haefeli WE (2013) "Quality of prenatal and maternal care: bridging the know-do gap" (QUALMAT study): an electronic clinical decision support system for rural Sub-Saharan Africa. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak, 13, 44, doi:10.1186/1472-6947-13-44.

 

Boyce R, Lenhart A, Kroeger A, Velayudhan R, Roberts B, Horstick O (2013) Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis (Bti) for the control of dengue vectors: systematic literature review. Trop Med Int Health, 18, 564-577.

 

Bozorgmehr K, Gabrysch S, Muller O, Neuhann F, Jordan I, Knipper M, Razum O(2013) Relationship between financial speculation and food prices or price volatility: applying the principles of evidence-based medicine to current debates in Germany. Global Health 9:44, doi:10.1186/1744-8603-9-44.

 

Bruckner T, Uhlmann L, Deckert A: Quantilregression. Rainer Muche, Ralf Minkenberg (Hrsg.): KSFE 2013 - Proceedings der 17. Konferenz der SAS-Anwender in Forschung und Entwicklung. shaker Verlag, Aachen 2013; 63-71. ISBN 978-3-8440-2049-6

 

Chang F, Prytherch H, Nesbitt RC, Wilder-Smith A (2013) HIV-related travel restrictions: trends and country characteristics. Glob Health Action, 6, 20472 - dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v6i0.20472

 

Cofie P, De Allegri M, Pohkrel S, Kouyaté B, Adjei S, Sauerborn R (2013). Effects of information, education, and communication campaign on a community-based health insurance scheme in Burkina Faso. Global Health Action. Dec 6;6:20791.

 

Dalaba M A, Akweongo P, Savadogo G, Saronga H, Williams J, Sauerborn R, Dong, Loukanova, S (2013) Cost of maternal health services in selected primary care centres in Ghana: a step down allocation approach. BMC Health Serv Res, 13, 287, doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-287

 

De Allegri M, Louis VR, Tiendrebeogo J, Souares A, Ye M, Tozan Y, Jahn A, Mueller O (2013) Moving towards universal coverage with malaria control interventions: achievements and challenges in rural Burkina Faso. Int J Health Plann Manage, 28, 102-121.

 

Deckert A: Programmierung anpassungsfähiger Makros durch Datensatzzerlegung am Beispiel eines erweiterten Bubble-Plots. Rainer Muche, Ralf Minkenberg (Hrsg.): KSFE 2013 - Proceedings der 17. Konferenz der SAS-Anwender in Forschung und Entwicklung. shaker Verlag, Aachen 2013; 97-110.ISBN 978-3-8440-2049-6

 

Ding Y, Smith HJ, Fei Y, Xu B, Nie S, Yan W, Diwan VK, Sauerborn R, Dong H (2013) Factors influencing the provision of public health services by village doctors in Hubei and Jiangxi provinces, China. Bull World Health Organ, 91, 64-69.

 

Duysburgh E, Ye M, Williams A, Massawe S, Sie A, Williams J, Mpembeni R, Loukanova S, Temmerman M (2013) Counselling on and women's awareness of pregnancy danger signs in selected rural health facilities in Burkina Faso, Ghana and Tanzania. Trop Med Int Health, doi: 10.1111/tmi.12214.

 

Duysburgh E, Zhang WH, Ye M, Williams A, Massawe S, Sie A, Williams J, Mpembeni R, Loukanova S, Temmerman M (2013) Quality of antenatal and childbirth care in selected rural health facilities in Burkina Faso, Ghana and Tanzania: similar finding. Trop Med Int Health, 18, 534-547.

 

Farrar JJ, Hien TT, Horstick O, Hung NT, Jaenisch T, Junghanns T, Kroeger A, Laksono IS, Lum L, Martinez E, Simmons CP, Tami A, Tomashek KM, Wills BA (2013) Dogma in classifying dengue disease. Am J Trop Med Hyg,  89, 198-201.

 

Fink G, Robyn PJ, Sie A, Sauerborn R (2013) Does health insurance improve health?: Evidence from a randomized community-based insurance rollout in rural Burkina Faso. J Health Econ, 32, 1043-1056.

 

Geiger C, Agustar HK, Compaore G, Coulibaly B, Sie A, Becher H, Lanzer M, Janisch T(2013) Declining malaria parasite prevalence and trends of asymptomatic parasitaemia in a seasonal transmission setting in North-Western Burkina Faso between 2000 and 2009-2012. Malar J, 12, 27, doi:10.1186/1475-2875-12-27.

 

Go4Health (2013) Realizing the right to health for everyone: the health goal for humanity. September 2013. www.go4health.eu/wp-content/uploads/Go4Health-interim-report-September-2013.pdf

 

Hahn D, Wanjala P, Marx M (2013) Where is information quality lost at clinical level? A mixed-method study on information systems and data quality in three urban Kenyan ANC clinics. Glob Health Action, 6, 21424, doi: 10.3402/gha.v6i0.21424.

 

Haque MA, Aji B, Malik AA, Yamamoto SS, Louis VR, Sauerborn R (2013) Health coping strategies of the people vulnerable to climate change in a resource-poor rural setting in Bangladesh. BMC Public Health, 13, 565, doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-565.

 

Harenberg A, Begue S, Mamessier A, Gimenez-Fourage S, Ching Seah C, Wei Liang A, Li Ng J, Yun Toh X, Archuleta S, Wilder-Smith A, Shek LP, Wartel-Tram A, Bouckenooghe A, Lang J, Crevat D, Caillet C, Guy B (2013) Persistence of Th1/Tc1 responses one year after tetravalent dengue vaccination in adults and adolescents in Singapore. Hum Vaccin Immunother, 9,9(11).

 

Henschke N (2013) Providing support for early career researchers. J Physiother  59:214.

 

Henschke N, Diong J (2013) Exercise reduces pain and improves physical function for people awaiting hip replacement surgery. Brit J Sports Med, Jul 10.

 

Henschke N, Maher CG, Ostelo RWJG, de Vet HCW, Macaskill P, Irwig L (2013) Red flags to screen for malignancy in patients with low-back pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Issue 2. Art. No.: CD008686. DOI:10.1002/14651858.CD008686.pub2.

 

Downie A, Williams CM, Henschke N, Hancock MJ, Ostelo RWJG, de Vet HCW, Macaskill P, Irwig L, can Tulder MW, Koes BW, Maher CG (2013) Red flags to screen for malignancy and fracture in patients with low-back pain: systematic review. British Medical Journal 347:f7095

 

Hofman K, Blomstedt Y, Addei S, Kalage R, Maredza M, Sankoh O, Bangha M, Kahn K, Becher H, Haafkens J, Kinsman J (2013) Addressing research capacity for health equity and the social determinants of health in three African countries: the INTREC programme. Glob Health Action 6: 1-7.

 

Horstick O, Jaenisch T, Kroeger A, Lum L, Martinez E (2013) Letter in response to “Utilities and Limitations of the World Health Organization 2009 Warning Signs for Adult Dengue Severity“,PLOSNTD03.07.13 www.plosntds.org/annotation/listThread.action

 

Hussein B, Debebe T, Wilder-Smith A, Ameni G (2013) Drug susceptibility test on Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated from pulmonary tuberculosis patients in three sites of Ethiopia. AJMR, 7(9), 791-796.

 

Jahn A, Beiersmann C, Mueller O (2013) The prescription for women’s health: the MDGs and beyond. In: Global development goals - Leaving no one behind. UNA-UK, 107-111.

 

Jahn A, Razum O. Neue genetische Tests: anerkannte Kriterien für Screeninganwender. Therapeutische Umschau 2013; 70 (4): 255-256

 

Kamper SJ, Henschke N. Kinesio taping for sports injuries (2013) Br J Sports Med;47:1128-1129 doi:10.1136/bjsports-2013-093027

 

Kiesewetter T, Ariza L, Martins Olegario MM, Limongi JE, Junqueira da Silva J, Mendes J,  Lins Calheiros CM, Becher H, Heukelbach J. (2013)  In vitro Efficacy of Four Insecticides Against Eggs of Tunga penetrans (Siphonaptera). Open Dermatol J 7, 15-18.

 

Leder K, Torresi J, Brownstein JS, Wilson ME, Keystone  JS, Barnett E, Schwartz E, Schlagenhauf P, Wilder-Smith A, Castelli F, von Sonnenburg F, Freedman DO,  Cheng AC (2013) Travel-associated illness trends and clusters, 2000-2010. Emerg Infect Dis, 19, 1049-1073.

 

Leder K, Torresi J, Libman MD, Cramer JP, Castelli F, Schlagenhauf P, Wilder-Smith A, Wilson ME, Keystone JS, Schwartz E, Barnett ED, von Sonnenburg F, Brownstein JS, Cheng AC, Sotir MJ, Esposito DH, Freedman D O (2013) GeoSentinel surveillance of illness in returned travelers, 2007-2011. Ann Intern Med, 158, 456-468.

 

Majaj L, Nassar M, De Allegri M (2013). “It’s not Easy to Acknowledge That I’m Ill”: A Qualitative Investigation into the Health Seeking Behavior of Rural Palestinian Women. BMC Women’s Health. 24;13:26.

 

Massad E, Amaku M, Coutinho FA, Kittayapong P, Wilder-Smith A (2013) Theoretical Impact of Insecticide-Impregnated School Uniform on Dengue Incidence in Thai Children. Glob Health Action 28, 6, 1-6

 

Massad E, Rocklov J, Wilder-Smith A (2013) Dengue infections in non-immune travellers to Thailand. Epidemiol Infect, 141, 412-417.

 

Matteelli A, Schlagenhauf P, Carvalho AC, Weld L, Davis  XM, Wilder-Smith A,  Barnett ED, Parola P, Pandey P, Han P, Castelli F (2013) Acute HIV infection at travel clinics--authors' reply. Lancet Infect Dis, 13, 651-652.

 

Matteelli A, Schlagenhauf P, Carvalho AC, Weld L, Davis XM, Wilder-Smith A, Barnett ED, Parola P, Pandey P, Han P, Castelli F (2013) Travel-associated sexually transmitted infections: an observational cross-sectional study of the GeoSentinel surveillance database. Lancet Infect Dis, 13, 205-213.

 

Mohammed S, Lorenzo BJ, Souares A, Sauerborn R, Dong H (2013) Assessing responsiveness of health care services within a health insurance scheme in Nigeria: users' perspectives. BMC Health Serv Res,13,502, doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-502

 

Mohammed S, Souares A, Lorenzo BJ, Babale SM, Sauerborn R, Dong H (2013) Satisfaction with the level and type of resource use of a health insurance scheme in Nigeria: health management organizations'  perspectives. Int J Health Plann Manage. doi: 10.1002/hpm.2219.

 

Müller O, Beiersmann C, Diesfeld HJ, Jahn A. Germany and global health: an unfinished agenda? Lancet. 2013 Nov 23;382(9906):1702. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)62399-5.

 

Müller O, Mockenhaupt FP, Marks B, Meissner P, Coulibaly B, Kuhnert R, Buchner H, Schirmer RH, Walter-Sack I, Sié A, Mansmann U (2013) Haemolysis risk in methylene blue treatment of G6PD sufficient and G6PD deficient West-African children with uncomplicated falciparum malaria: a synopsis of four RCTs. Pharmacoepidem Dr S, 22, 376-385.

 

Murray NE, Quam MB, Wilder-Smith A (2013) Epidemiology of dengue: past, present and future prospects. Clin Epidemiol, 5, 299-309.

 

Nesbitt RC, Lohela TJ, Manu A, Vesel L, Okyere E, Edmond K, Owusu-Agyei S , Kirkwood B, Gabrysch S (2013) Quality along the continuum: A health facility assessment of intrapartum and postnatal care in Ghana. PLoS One, 8(11): e81089. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0081089

 

Oliveira VC, Henschke N (2013) Multimodal physiotherapy is effective for anterior knee pain relief (commentary). Br J Sports Med 47:245-246

 

Ooms G, Brolan C, Eggermont N, Eide A, Flores W, Forman L, Friedman EA, Gebauer T, Gostin LO, Hill PS, Hussain S, McKee M, Mulumba M, Siddiqui F, Sridhar D, Van Leemput L, Waris A, Jahn A (2013) Universal health coverage anchored in the right to health. Bull World Health Organ 91, 2-2A.

 

Ooms G, Sridhar D, Jahn A (2013) Global health governance after 2015. Lancet 382, 1017-1018.

 

Ouedraogo N, Kagone M, Sie A, Becher H, Muller O (2013) Immunization coverage in young children: a study nested into a health and demographic surveillance system in Burkina Faso. J Trop Pediatr 59, 187-194.

 

Ouédraogo N, Kagoné M, Sié A, Becher H, Müller O (2013) Timeliness and Out-of-Sequence Vaccination among Young Children in Burkina Faso – Analysis of Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS) Data. Int J Trop Dis Health 3: 45-56.

 

Palm F, Dos Santos M, Urbanek C, Greulich M, Zimmer K, Safer A, Grau AJ, Becher H(2013) Stroke seasonality associations with subtype, etiology and laboratory results in the Ludwigshafen Stroke Study (LuSSt). Eur J Epidemiol 28, 373-381.

 

Palm F, Henschke N, Wolf J, Zimmer K, Safer A, Schroder RJ, Inselmann G, Brenke C, Becher H, Grau AJ (2013) Intracerebral haemorrhage in a population-based stroke registry (LuSSt): incidence, aetiology, functional outcome and mortality. J Neurol 260, 2541-2550.

 

Palm F, Kleemann T, Dos Santos M, Urbanek C, Buggle F, Safer A, Hennerici MG, Becher H, Zahn R, Grau AJ (2013) Stroke due to atrial fibrillation in a population-based stroke registry (Ludwigshafen Stroke Study) CHADS(2) , CHA(2) DS(2) -VASc score, underuse of oral anticoagulation, and implications for preventive measures. Eur J Neurol 20, 117-123.

 

Phalkey RK, Bhosale RV, Joshi AP, Wakchoure SS, Tambe MP, Awate P, Marx M (2013) Preventing the preventable through effective surveillance: the case of diphtheria in a rural district of Maharashtra, India. BMC Public Health 13, 317, doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-317.

 

Phalkey RK, Shukla S, Shardul S, Ashtekar N, Valsa S, Awate P, Marx M (2013) Assessment of the core and support functions of the Integrated Disease Surveillance system in Maharashtra, India. BMC Public Health, 13, 575, doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-575.

 

Phalkey RK,  Yamammoto  S, Awate P, Marx M. (2013)“Challenges with the implementation of an Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response (IDSR) system: systematic review of the lessons learned” Health Policy Plan, 1–13 doi:10.1093/heapol/czt097

 

Ponder EL, Freundlich JS, Sarker M, Ekins S (2013) Computational Models for Neglected Diseases: Gaps and Opportunities. Pharm Res, doi:10.1007/s11095-013-1170-9.

 

Prytherch H, Kagone M, Aninanya GA, Williams JE, Kakoko DC, Leshabari MT, Ye M, Marx M, Sauerborn R (2013) Motivation and incentives of rural maternal and neonatal health care providers: a comparison of qualitative findings from Burkina Faso, Ghana and Tanzania. BMC Health Serv Res, 13, 149, doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-149.

 

Reiss K, Berger U, Winkler V, Voigtlander S, Becher H, Razum O (2013) Assessing the effect of regional deprivation on mortality avoiding compositional bias: a natural experiment. J Epidemiol Community Health, 67, 213-218.

 

Robyn PJ, Barnighausen T, Souares A, Savadogo G, Bicaba B, Sie A,  Sauerborn R (2013) Does enrollment status in community-based insurance lead to poorer quality of care? Evidence from Burkina Faso. Int J Equity Health, 12, 31, doi:10.1186/1475-9276-12-31.

 

Robyn P J, Sauerborn R, Barnighausen T (2013) Provider payment in community-based health insurance schemes in developing countries: a systematic review. Health Policy Plan, 28, 111-122.

 

Santi I, Kroll LE, Dietz A, Becher H, Ramroth H (2013) To what degree is the association between educational inequality and laryngeal cancer explained by smoking, alcohol consumption, and occupational exposure? Scand J Work Environ Health,  doi:10.5271/sjweh.3403

 

Santi I, Kroll LE, Dietz A, Becher H, Ramroth H (2013) Occupation and educational inequalities in laryngeal cancer: the use of a job index. BMC Public Health.Nov 19;13:1080. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-1080.

 

Sarker M, Joarder T (2012) Editorial. Inter sectoral collaboration: a novel path to promote community health promotion.  IUHPE – Global Health Promotion, 19(4),7-8.

 

Sarker M, Talcott C, Galande AK (2013) In silico systems biology approaches for the identification of antimicrobial targets. Methods Mol Biol, 993, 13-30.

 

Sax S, Marx M (2013) Local perceptions on factors influencing the introduction of international healthcare accreditation in Pakistan. Health Policy Plan, 1-10, doi:10.1093/heapol/czt084.

 

Scheibe FJP, Waiswa P, Kadobera D, Muller O, Ekstrom AM, Sarker M, Neuhann F (2013) Effective coverage for antiretroviral therapy in a Ugandan district with a decentralized model of care. PLoS One,  8(7), e69433.

 

Schoeps A, Ouédraogo N, Kagoné M, Sié A, Müller O, Becher H (2013): Socio-Demographic Determinants of Timely Adherence to BCG, Penta3, Measles, and Complete Vaccination Schedule in Burkina Faso. Vaccine; 32:96-102.

 

Schwartz E, Meltzer E, Mendelson M, Tooke A, Steiner F, Gautret P, Friedrich-Jaenicke B, Libman M, Bin H, Wilder-Smith A, Gubler D, Freedman DO, Parola P (2013) Detection on four continents of dengue fever cases related to an ongoing outbreak in Luanda, Angola, March to May 2013. Euro Surveill, 18(21).

 

Sessions OM, Khan K, Hou Y, Meltzer E, Quam M, Schwartz E, Gubler D J, Wilder-Smith A (2013) Exploring the origin and potential for spread of the 2013 dengue outbreak in Luanda, Angola. Glob Health Action, 6, 21822 - dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v6i0.21822.

 

Sridhar D, Brolan CE, Durrani S, Edge J,  Larry Gostin, Hill PS, Jahn A, McKee M. Governance and Financing of Global Public Health: The Post-2015 Agenda. The Brown Journal of World Affairs (2013) 20(1):  69-86.

 

Steinhart K, v Kaenel A, Cerruti S, Chequer P, Gomes R, Herlt C, Horstick O (2013), International networking for sexuality education: a politically sensitive subject, Sex Education, Sexuality, Society and Learning, May 2013, DOI:10.1080/14681811.2013.784194

 

Tabatabai P, Prytherch H, Baumgarten I, Kisanga  OM, Schmidt-Ehry B, Marx M (2013) The internal migration between public and faith-based health providers: a cross-sectional, retrospective and multicentre study from southern Tanzania. Trop Med Int Health, 18, 887-897.

 

Tozan Y, Jahn A, Muller O (2013) Evaluation of the Affordable Medicines Facility--malaria. Lancet, 381, 1095.

 

Ulrich CM, Toriola AT, Siegel EM3, Brenner H, Chang-Claude J, Abbenhardt C, Kotzmann J,  Song X, Owen R, Hoffmeister M, Becher H, Shibata D, Vickers K, Rush SK, Makar K, Würtele G, Haubner R, Sellers TA, Grady W on behalf of the ColoCare Consortium (2013) Plasma 25(OH)D3, folate, and vitamin B12 biomarkers among international colorectal cancer patients: a pilot study. J Nutr Sci, 2: e9.

 

Vesel L, Manu A, Lohela TJ, Gabrysch S, Okyere E, Ten Asbroek AH, Hill Z, Agyemang CT, Owusu-Agyei S, Kirkwood BR (2013) Quality of newborn care: a health facility assessment in rural Ghana using survey, vignette and surveillance data. BMJ Open, 3(5), e002326.

 

Wilder-Smith A (2013) Dengue in international travelers: quo vadis? J Travel Med, 20(6) 341-3.

 

Wilder-Smith A, Mustafa FB, Earnest A, Gen L, Macary PA (2013) Impact of partial sleep deprivation on immune markers. Sleep Med, 14, 1031-1034.

 

Williams CM, Henschke N, Maher CG, van Tulder MW, Koes BW, Macaskill P, Irwig L (2013) Red flags to screen for vertebral fracture in patients presenting with low-back pain. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Jan 31;1:CD008643. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008643.pub2.

 

Winkler V, Holleczek B, Stegmaier C, Becher H (2013) Cancer incidence in ethnic German migrants from the Former Soviet Union in comparison to the host population. Cancer Epidemiology (Cancer Epidemiology 38(1):22-7. doi: 10.1016/j.canep.2013.10.011. Epub 2013 Nov 23.

 

Winkler V, Ott  JJ, Cowan M, Becher H (2013) Smoking prevalence and its impacts on lung cancer mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa: An epidemiological study. Prev Med, 57, 634-640.

 

Yamamoto SS, Louis VR, Sié A, Sauerborn R.(2013) Biomass smoke in Burkina Faso: what is the relationship between particulate matter, carbon monoxide, and kitchen characteristics?

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Yamamoto SS, Phalkey R, Malik AA (2013) A systematic review of air pollution as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease in South Asia: Limited evidence from India and Pakistan. Int J Hyg Environ Health. www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1438463913001156.

 

You H, Chen JH, Bogg L, Wu Y, Duan SN, Ye CY, Liu X, Yu H, Diwan V, Dong H (2013) Study on the Factors Associated with Postpartum Visits in Rural China. PLoS One, 8(2), 1-6.

 

Zanger P, Gabrysch S (2013) Leishmaniasis in the era of tumor necrosis factor alpha antagonist therapy -- a research agenda for Europe. Euro Surveill, 18(30), 20542.

 

2012

Gabrysch S, Zanger P, Campbell OMR (2012) Emergency obstetric care availability: A critical assessment of the current indicator. Tropical Medicine and International Health. 17(1):2-8.

Zanger P, Nurjadi D, Gaile M, Gabrysch S, Kremsner PG (2012) Hormonal contraceptive use and persistent Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage. Clinical Infectious Diseases.55(12):1652-1632.

Beiersmann C, Bountogo M, Tiendrébeogo J, Louis VR, Gabrysch S, Yé M, Jahn A, Müller O (2012) Malnutrition in young children of rural Burkina Faso: comparison of survey data from 1999 with 2009. Tropical Medicine and International Health. 17(6):715-21.

Collender G, Gabrysch S, Campbell OMR (2012) Reducing maternal mortality: better monitoring, indicators and benchmarks needed to improve emergency obstetric care. Research summary for policymakers. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 17(6):694-696.

Gabrysch S, Civitelli G, Edmond KM, Mathai M, Ali M, Bhutta ZA, Campbell OMR. (2012) New signal functions to measure the ability of health facilities to provide routine and emergency newborn care. PLoS Medicine. 9(11): e1001340.

Kyei NNA, Campbell OMR, Gabrysch S (2012) The influence of distance and level of service provision on antenatal care use in rural Zambia. PLoS One. 7(10): e46475.

van Brakel W, Benyamin Sihombing B, Djarir H, Beise K, Kusumawardhani L, Yulihane R, Kurniasari I, Kasim M, Kesumaningsih K, Wilder-Smith A (2012) Disability in people affected by leprosy: the role of impairment, activity, social participation, stigma and discrimination. Global Health Action. 5 (epub ahead of printing)

Wilder-Smith A. (2012) Dengue infections in travellers. PaediatrInt Child Health. 32 (1):28-32.

Earnest A, Tan SB, Wilder-Smith A (2012) Machin D. Comparing statistical models to predict dengue fever notifications. ComputMathMethods Med.:758674.

Cramer JP, Wilder-Smith A (2012) Meningococcal disease in travelers: Update on vaccine options. Current Opinion. Infectious Diseases. (5):507-17

Leo YS, Wilder-Smith A (2012) Archuleta S, et al.(2012) Immunogenicity and safety of recombinant tetravalent dengue vaccine (CYD-TDV) in individuals aged 2-45 years: Phase II randomized controlled trial in Singapore. Human Vaccines &Immunotherapeutics. 1;8(9).

Wilder-Smith A, Mustafa FB, Peng CM, Earnest A, Koh D, Lin G, Hossain I, MacAry PA (2012) Transient immune impairment after a simulated long-haul flight. Aviat Space Environ Med. 83(4):418-23.

Wilder-Smith A, Renhorn KE, Tissera H, Abu Bakar S, Alphey L, Kittayapong P, Lindsay S, Logan J, Hatz C, Reiter P, Rocklöv J, Byass P, Louis VR, Tozan Y, Massad E, Tenorio A, Lagneau C, L'ambert G, Brooks D, Wegerdt J, Gubler D (2012) DengueTools: innovative tools and strategies for the surveillance and control of dengue. Glob Health Action.;5.

Earnest A, Tan SB, Wilder-Smith A (2012) Meteorological factors and El Niño Southern Oscillation are independently associated with dengue infections. Epidemiol Infect. 140(7):1244-51.

Massad E, Rocklov J, Wilder-Smith A (2012) Risk estimates of dengue infections in non-immune travellers to Thailand. Epidemiology & Infection. 24:1-6.

Tambyah PA, Wilder-Smith A, Pavlova BG, Barrett PN, Oh HM, Hui DS, Yuen KY, Fritsch S, Aichinger G, Loew-Baselli A, van der Velden M, Maritsch F, Kistner O, Ehrlich HJ (2012) Safety and immunogenicity of two different doses of a Vero cell-derived, whole virus clade 2 H5N1 (A/Indonesia/05/2005) influenza vaccine. Vaccine. 30(2):329-35.

Matteelli A, Schlagenhauf P, Carvalho ACC, Weld L, Davis XM, Wilder-Smith A, Barnett ED, Parola P, Pandey P, Han P, Castelli F -for the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network- (2012).Travel-Associated Sexually Transmitted Infections: an observational cross-sectional study of the GeoSentinel Surveillance Database. Lancet Infectious Diseases.

Wilder-Smith A, Byass P, Olanratmanee P, Maskhao P, Sringernyuang L, Logan JG, Lindsay SW, Banks S, Gubler D, Louis VR, Tozan Y, Kittayapong P (2012) The impact of insecticide-treated school uniforms on dengue infections in school-aged children: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial in Thailand. Trials. 15;13(1):212

Sauerborn R, Ebi K (2012) Climate change and natural disasters - integrating science and practice to protect health. GHA.

Ding Y, Smith HJ, Fei Y, Xu B, Nie S, Yan W, Diwan VK, Sauerborn R, Dong H (2012) Factors influencing provision of public health services in villages in China: A qualitative case study in Hubei and Jiangxi Province. Bull WHO.

Parmar D, De Allegri M, Savadogo G, Sauerborn R (2012) Do community-based health insurance schemes fulfil the promise of equity? A study from Burkina Faso. Health Policy and Planning.

Prytherch H, Kakoko D, Leshabari, MT, Sauerborn R, Marx, M (2012) Maternal and newborn health care providers in rural Tanzania: in-depth interviews exploring influences on motivation, performance and job satisfaction. Rural and Remote Health. 12:2072.

Haque A, Yamamoto S, Malik AA, Sauerborn R (2012) Households’ perception of climate change and human health risk: a community perspective. Environmental Health. 11:1. (12 S.)

Parmar D, Reinhold S, Souares A, Savadogo G, Sauerborn R (2012) Does community-based health insurance protect household assets? Evidence from rural Africa. Health Services Research. Health Serv Research. 47(2)819-39.

Robyn PJ, Hill A, Liu Y, Souares A, Savadogo G, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2012) Econometric analysis to evaluate the effect of community-based health insurance on reducing informal self-care in Burkina Faso. Health Policy & Planning. 27(2):156-165.

Robyn JP, Bärnighausen T, Souares A, Savadogo G, Bicaba B, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2012) Health worker preferences for community-based health insurance payment mechanisms: a discrete choice experiment. BMC Health Services Research.

Robyn PJ, Bärnighausen T, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2012) Provider payment in communitybased health insurance schemes in developing countries: a systematic review. Health Policy and Planning (accepted).

Diboulo E, Sié A, Rocklov J, Niamba L, Yé M, Bagagnan C, Sauerborn R (2012) Weather and Mortality: Retrospective analysis of 10 years of data from Nouna Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS), Burkina Faso. Global Health Action. 5(1987) 6-13.

Blomstedt Y, Souares A, Niamba L, Sié A, Weinehall W, Sauerborn R (2012) Measuring self-reported health in low-income countries: piloting three instruments in semi-rural Burkina Faso. Global Health Action. 5:8488, 1-10.

Nilsson M, Evengård B, Sauerborn R, Byass P (2012) Connecting the global climate change and public health agendas. PLoS Med. 2012 Jun;9(6):e1001227.

Dambach P, Machault V, Lacaux JP, Vignolles C, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2012) Utilization of combined remote sensing techniques to detect environmental variables influencing malaria vector densities in rural West Africa. Intl J Health Geographics. 11(1)8.

Prytherch H, Leshabari MT, Wiskow C, Aninanya GA, Kakoko DCV, Kagoné M, Burghardt J, Kynast-Wolf G, Marx M, Sauerborn R (2012) The challenges of developing an instrument to assess changes in health provider motivation at primary care level in rural Burkina Faso, Ghana and Tanzania. Glob Health Action. 5: 1-18.

Hegge S, Uhrig K, Streichfuss M, Kynast-Wolf G, Matuschewski K, Spatz JP, Frischknecht F. (2012). Direct manipulation of malaria parasites with optical tweezers reveals distinct functions of Plasmodium surface proteins. ACS Nano. 6(6):4648-62.

Leonardia JA, Prytherch H, Ronquilo K, Nodora R, Ruppel A (2012) Assessment of factors influencing retention in the Philippine National Rural Physician Deployment Program. BMC Health Serv Res.

Ramroth H, Lorenz E, Rankin JC, Fottrell E, Yé M, Neuhann F, Ssennono M, Sié A, Byass P, Becher H (2012) Cause of death distribution with InterVA and physician coding in a rural area of Burkina Faso. Trop Med Int Health.17(7):904-13.

Luebbert J, Tweya H, Phiri S, Chaweza T, Mwafilaso J, Hosseinipour MC, Ramroth H, Schnitzler P, Neuhann F (2012) Virological failure and drug resistance in patients on antiretroviral therapy after treatment interruption in Lilongwe, Malawi. Clin Infect Dis. 55(3):441-8.

Louis VR, Bals J, Tiendrebéogo J, Bountogo M, Ramroth H, De Allegri M, Traoré C, Beiersmann C,Coulibaly B, Yé M, Jahn A, Becher H, Müller O (2012) Long-term effects of malaria prevention with insecticide-treated mosquito nets on morbidity and mortality in African children: randomised controlled trial. Trop Med Int Health.17(6):733-41.

Rankin JC, Lorenz E, Neuhann F, Yé M, Sié A, Becher H, Ramroth H (2012) Exploring the role narrative free-text plays in discrepancies between physician coding and the InterVA regarding determination of malaria as cause of death, in a malaria holo-endemic region.Malar J. 21(11):51.

Chuang SC, Jenab M, Heck JE, Bosetti C, Talamini R, Matsuo K, Castellsague X, Franceschi S, Herrero R, Winn DM, La Vecchia C, Morgenstern H, Zhang ZF, Levi F, Dal Maso L, Kelsey K, McClean MD, Vaughan T, Lazarus P, Muscat J, Ramroth H, Chen C, Schwartz SM, Eluf-Neto J, Hayes RB, Purdue M, Boccia S, Cadoni G, Zaridze D, Koifman S, Curado MP, Ahrens W, Benhamou S, Matos E, Lagiou P, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Olshan AF, Fernandez L, Menezes A, Agudo A, Daudt AW, Merletti F, Macfarlane GJ, Kjaerheim K, Mates D, Holcatova I, Schantz S, Yu GP, Simonato L, Brenner H, Mueller H, Conway DI, Thomson P, Fabianova E, Znaor A, Rudnai P, Healy CM, Ferro G, Brennan P, Boffetta P, Hashibe M (2012) Diet and the risk of head and neck cancer: a pooled analysis in the INHANCE consortium. Cancer Causes Control. 23(1):69-88.

Palm F, Urbanek C, Wolf J, Buggle F, Kleemann T, Hennerici MG, Inselmann G, Hagar M, Safer A, Becher H, Grau AJ (2012) Etiology, Risk Factors and Sex Differences in Ischemic Stroke in the Ludwigshafen Stroke Study, a Population-Based Stroke Registry. Cerebrovasc Dis. 33:69-75.

Winkler V, Holleczek B, Stegmaier C, Becher H (2012) Prostate cancer in Germany among migrants from the Former Soviet Union. Glob Health Action. 5:9135.

Kuhrs E, Winkler V, Becher H (2012) Risk factors for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases among ethnic Germans from the former Soviet Union: results of a nested case-control study. BMC Public Health. 12(1):190.

Grau AJ, Ling P, Palm F, Urbanek Ch, Becher H, Buggle F (2012) Childhood and adult social conditions and risk of stroke. Cerebrovasc Dis. 33: 385-391.

Kynast-Wolf G, Wakilzadeh W, Coulibaly B, Schnitzler P, Traoré C, Becher H, Müller O(2012) ITN protection, MSP1 antibody levels and malaria episodes in young children of rural Burkina Faso. Acta Tropica. 123: 117-122.

Becher H, Lorenz E, Royston P, Sauerbrei W (2012)Analysing covariates with spike at zero: a modified FP procedure and conceptual issues. Biometrical Journa.l 54: 686-700.

Palm F, Kleemann T, Dos Santos M, Urbanek C, Buggle F, Safer A, Hennerici MG, Becher H, Zahn R, Grau AJ (2012) Stroke due to atrial fibrillation in a population-based stroke registry (Ludwigshafen Stroke Study) CHADS(2), CHA(2) DS(2) -VASc score, underuse of oral anticoagulation, and implications for preventive measures. Eur J Neurol.

Reiss K, Berger U, Winkler V, Voigtländer S, Becher H, Razum O(2013). Assessing the effect of regional deprivation on mortality avoiding compositional bias: a natural experiment. J Epid Comm Health. (in press).

Parmar D, Souares A, De Allegri M, Savadogo G, Sauerborn R (2012) Adverse selection in a community-based health insurance scheme in rural Africa: Implications for introducing targeted subsidies. BMC Health Serv Res. 12(1): 181.

Robyn PJ, Bärnighausen T, Souares A, Savadogo G, Bicaba B, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2012) Health worker preferences for community-based health insurance payment mechanisms: a discrete choice experiment. BMC Health Serv Res. 12(1): 159.

Robyn, PJ, Fink G, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2012) Health insurance and health-seeking behavior: evidence from a randomized community-based insurance rollout in rural Burkina Faso. Social Science and Medicine

Müller O, Meissner P, Mannsmann U (2012) Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency and Safety of Methylene Blue. Drug Safety (communication). 35: 85-86

Conrad P, Schmid G, Tiendrebeogo J, Moses A, Kirenga S, Neuhann F, Müller O, Sarker M (2012) Compliance to focused antenatal care services: do health workers in rural Burkina Faso, Uganda, and Tanzania perform all ANC procedures? Tropical Medicine & International Health. 17 (3): 300-307.

De Allegri M, Louis V, Tiendrébeogo J, Souares A, Yé M, Tozan Y, Jahn A, Mueller O. Moving towards universal coverage with malaria control interventions: achievements and challenges in rural Burkina Faso. International Journal of Health Planning and Managemet. 28(1):102-21.

Kelly MJ, Benjamin LA, Cartwright K, Ajdukiewicz KM, Cohen DB, Menyere M, Galbraith S, Guiver M, Neuhann F, Solomon T, Lalloo DG, Heyderman RS (2012) Epstein-barr virus coinfection in cerebrospinal fluid is associated with increased mortality in malawian adults with bacterial meningitis. J Infect Dis. 205(1):106-10.

Nana J Agyeman-Duah A, Theurer A, Munthali C, Alide N, Neuhann F(2012) Setting up Healthcare Quality Improvement Process in Resource Limited Settings: A Situational Analysis at the Medical Department of Kamuzu Central Hospital in Lilongwe, Malawi: A Quality Improvement Research. BMC Health Services Research.

Horstick O, Farrar J, Lum L, Martinez E, San Martin JL, Ehrenberg J, Velayudhan R, Kroeger A (2012) Reviewing the development, evidence base and application of the revised dengue case classification. Pathogens and Global Health. 106(2): 94-101(8).

Whitehorn J, Rodriguez Roche R, Guzman MG, Martinez E, Nainggolan L, LaksonoI, Mishra A, Lum LCS, FaizA, SallA, Dawarung A, Borges A, Leo YS, Blumberg L, Bausch D, Kroeger A, Horstick O, Thwaites G, Wertheim H, Hien TT, Peeling R, Wills B, Simmons C, Farrar J (2012) Prophylactic platelets in dengue: survey responses highlight lack of an evidence base. PLoS NTD.

Boyce R, Lenhart A, Kroeger A, Velayudhan R, Horstick O (2012) Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis (Bti) for the control of dengue vectors: A systematic review. TMIH.

Uzman H, Safitri Laksono I, Lum LCS, Horstick O (2012) The effectiveness of intravenous rehydration to prevent death from severe dengue. Dengue Bulletin.

Steinhart K, v Kaenel A, Cerruti S, Chequer P, Gomes R, Herlt C, Horstick O (2012) Relevance of international networking for sexuality education: A politically sensitive subject. Sex Education.

Akbar NA, Allende I, Balmaseda A, Coelho IC, da Cunha RV, Datta B, Devi S, Farrar J, Gaczkowski R, Guzman MG, Harris E, Hien TT, Horstick O, Hung NT, Jaenisch T, Junghanns T, Kroeger A, Laksono IS, LUM LCS, Maron GM, Martinez E, Mishra A, Ooi EE, Pleites EB, Ramirez G, Rosenberger K, Simmons C, Siqueira JB, Soria C, Tan LH, Thuy TT, Villalobos I, Villegas E, Wills B (2012) Regarding “Dengue - How Best to Classify It”, Letter in response. Clinical Infectious Diseases.

Horstick O (2012) Dengue: a global threat - global answers, Global strategy fordengue prevention and control (2012-2020)and framework for action. Report of the Global Strategy Expert Consultation, World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/denguecontrol/9789241504034/en/index.html

Åström C, Rocklöv J, Hales S, Béguin A, Louis V, Sauerborn R (2012) Potential distribution of dengue fever under scenarios of climate change and economic development. Ecohealth (accepted).

Rocklöv J, Sauerborn R, Sankoh O (2012) Weather conditions and population level mortality in resource poor settings – understanding the past before projecting the future –editorial. GHA (accepted).

Hondula D, Rocklöv J, Sankoh O (2012) Past, present, and future climate at select INDEPTH member Health and Demographic Surveillance Systems in Africa and Asia. Glob Health Action. 5:19083.

Cheng J, Wang Y, Deng J, McCarthy RJ, Wang G, Wang H, Ye Y (2012) Discrimination of metastatic lymph nodes in patients with gastric carcinoma using diffusion-weighted imaging. J Magn Reson Imaging.

Ye Y, Kyobutungi C, Ogutu B, Villegas L, Diallo D, Tinto H, Oduro A, Sankoh O (2012) Malaria Mortality Estimates: Need for Agreeable Approach. TMIH.

Gissler M, Fronteira I, Jahn A, Karro H, Moreau C, Oliveira da Silva M, Olsen J, Savona-Ventura C, Temmerman M, Hemminki E; REPROSTAT group. Terminations of pregnancy in the European Union. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.119(3):324-32.

Jahn A, Razum O,  Diesfeld HJ (2012) Internationale Gesundheitsorganisationen mit gesundheitspolitischer Bedeutung [International organisations with global health relevance] in Hurrelmann K., Razum R. (eds.) 1155-1176 München: Beltz Juventa, Weinheim

Jahn A, Probst-Hensch N (2012)  Public Health Genomics in Egger M., Razum O (eds.):  Public Health 18-22 de Gruyter, Berlin/Boston ISBN 978-3-11-025452-5.

Others publications:

Bruckner T, Deckert A (2012) Standardisierte Auswertung von Safety-Daten mit SAS. KSFE 2012 - Proceedings der 16. Konferenz der SAS-Anwender in Forschung und Entwicklung. shaker Verlag; 27-34.

Deckert A (2012) Erstellen flexibler Makros am Beispiel einer SQL-Routine. KSFE 2012 - Proceedings der 16. Konferenz der SAS-Anwender in Forschung und Entwicklung. shaker Verlag; 35-49.

Gigic B, Deckert A (2012) SAS Backstage. KSFE 2012 - Proceedings der 16. Konferenz der SAS-Anwender in Forschung und Entwicklung. shaker Verlag; 103-111.

Lohela TJ, Campbell OMR, Gabrysch S (2012) Distance to care, facility delivery and early neonatal mortality in Malawi and Zambia. PLoS One. 7(12): e52110.

Kyei NNA, Chansa C, Gabrysch S (2012) Quality of antenatal care in Zambia: A national assessment. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 12:151.

Phalkey, R, Dash Sr, Mukhopadhyay, Runge-Ranzinger S, Marx M (2012) Prepared to react? Assessing the functional capacity of the primary health care system in rural Orissa, India to respond to the devastating flood of September 2008. Global Health Action. 5: 10964-

Sudaryo M, Besral, Endarti AT, Rivany R, Phalkey R, Marx M, Guha-Sapir D (2012) Injury, disability and quality of life after the 2009 earthquake in Padang, Indonesia: a prospective cohort study of adult survivors. Global Health Action. 5:11816

Conrad P, De Allegri M, Moses A, Larsson EC, Neuhann F, Müller O, Sarker M. (2012) Antenatal care services in rural Uganda: missed opportunities for good-quality care. Qual Health Res. 22(5):619-29.

De Allegri M, Ridde V, Louis VR, Sarker M, Tiendrebéogo J, Yé M, Müller O,Jahn A. (2012) The impact of targeted subsidies for facility-based delivery on access tocare and equity - evidence from a population-based study in rural Burkina Faso. JPublic Health Policy. 2012 Nov;33(4):439-53.

2011

Becher H, Winkler V (2011): Lung cancer mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa (letter).
Int J Cancer 129:1537-9. DOI: 10.1002/ijc.25796.

Chuang SC, Jenab M, Heck JE, Bosetti C, Talamini R, Matsuo K, Castellsague X, Franceschi S, Herrero R, Winn DM, Vecchia CL, Morgenstern H, Zhang ZF, Levi F, Maso LD, Kelsey K, McClean MD, Vaughan T, Lazarus P, Muscat J, Ramroth H, Chen C, Schwartz SM, Eluf-Neto J, Hayes RB, Purdue M, Boccia S, Cadoni G, Zaridze D, Koifman S, Curado MP, Ahrens W, Benhamou S, Matos E, Lagiou P, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Olshan AF, Fernandez L, Menezes A, Agudo A, Daudt AW, Merletti F, Macfarlane GJ, Kjaerheim K, Mates D, Holcatova I, Schantz S, Yu GP, Simonato L, Brenner H, Mueller H, Conway DI, Thomson P, Fabianova E, Znaor A, Rudnai P, Healy CM, Ferro G, Brennan P, Boffetta P, Hashibe M. (2011): Diet and the risk of head and neck cancer: a pooled analysis in the INHANCE consortium. Cancer Causes Control. 2011 Oct 29. [Epub ahead of print]

De Allegri M, Tiendrebeogo J, Louis VR, Ye M, Muller O (2011): Measuring the AMFm. Lancet 377 (9768):810; author reply 810-811. 

De Allegri M, Ridde V, Louis VR, Sarker M, Tiendrebeogo J, Ye M, Muller O, Jahn A (2011): Determinants of utilisation of maternal care services after the reduction of user fees: A case study from rural Burkina Faso. Health Policy 99 (3):210-218. 

Forßbohm M, Kropp R, Loytved G, Neher A, Simma M, Rabbow M, Becher H (2011): Tod an behandlungsbedürftiger Tuberkulose oder an Begleitkrankheiten? Ein Beitrag zur Letalität und Mortalität der Tuberkulose in Deutschland. Pneumologie 65:607-614.

Gabrysch S, Zanger P, Campbell OMR (2011): Emergency obstetric care availability: A critical assessment of the current indicator. Tropical Medicine and International Health, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02851.x.

Gabrysch S, Simushi V, Campbell OMR (2011): Availability and distribution of, and geographic access to emergency obstetric care in Zambia. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 114: 174-179.

Gabrysch S, Zanger P, Seneviratne HR, Mbewe R, Campbell OMR (2011): Tracking progress towards safe motherhood: meeting the benchmark yet missing the goal? An appeal for better use of health-system output indicators with evidence from Zambia and Sri Lanka. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 16(5):627-639.

Gabrysch S, Cousens S, Cox J, Campbell OMR (2011): The Influence of Distance and Level of Care on Delivery Place in Rural Zambia: A Study of Linked National Data in a Geographic Information System. PLoS Medicine, 8(1): e1000394. DOI:10.1371/journal.pmed.1000394.

Heukelbach J, Sonnberg S, Becher H, Mello I, Speare R, Oliveira FA (2011): Ovicidal efficacy of high concentration dimeticone: a new era of head lice treatment. J Am Acad Dermatol 64(4):e61-2.

Fischer L, Deckert A, Diener MK, Zimmermann JB, Büchler MW, Seiler CM (2011): Ranking of patient and surgeons' perspectives for endpoints in randomized controlled trials - lessons learned from the POVATI trial [ISRCTN 60734227]. Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2011 Oct; 396(7):1061-6. Epub 2011 May 10. 

Müller O (2011): Malaria in Africa. Challenges for control and elimination in the 21st century. Peter Lang, Frankfurt am Main.

Ramroth H, Dietz A, Becher H (2011): Intensity and inhalation of smoking in the aetiology of laryngeal cancer. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 8(4):976-84. Epub 2011 Apr 1.; DOI:10.3390/ijerph8040976.

Ramroth H, Ahrens W, Dietz A, Becher H (2011): Occupational asbestos exposure as a risk factor for laryngeal carcinoma in a population based case control study from German. Am J Ind Med. 54(7):510-4. DOI: 10.1002/ajim.20963. Epub 2011 May 2.

Ramroth H, Schoeps A, Rudolph E, Dyckhoff G, Plinkert P, Lippert B, Feist K, Delank KW, Scheuermann K, Baier G, Ott I, Chenouda S, Becher H, Dietz A (2011): Factors predicting survival after diagnosis of laryngeal cancer. Oral Oncol. Aug 26. [Epub ahead of print]

Rudolph E, Dyckhoff G, Becher H, Dietz A, Ramroth H (2011): Effects of tumour stage, co-morbidity and therapy on survival of laryngeal cancer patients - a systematic review and a meta-analysis. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol.268(2):165-79. Epub 2010 Oct 19. DOI: 10.1007/s00405-010-1395-8.

Schoeps A, Gabrysch S, Niamba L, Sié A, Becher H (2011): The Effect of Distance to Health Care Facilities on Childhood Mortality in rural Burkina Faso. Am J Epid 173:492–498.

Volodina A, Bertsche T, Kostev K, Winkler V, Haefeli WE, Becher H (2011): Drug utilization patterns and reported health status in ethnic German migrants (Aussiedler) in Germany: a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health 11:509.

Winkler V, Becher H (2011): Predicting lung cancer deaths from smoking prevalence data.
Lung Cancer 74:170-7. Epub 2011 Mar 21.

Yé M, Diboulo E, Niamba L, Sié A, Coulibaly B, Bagagnan C, Dembélé J, Ramroth H (2011): An improved method for physician-certified verbal autopsy reduces the rate of discrepancy: experiences in the Nouna Health and Demographic Surveillance Site (NHDSS), Burkina Faso. Popul Health Metr. 2011 Aug 4; 9:34.

Zanger P, Kötter I, Kremsner PG, Gabrysch S (2011): Tumor necrosis factor alpha antagonist drugs and leishmaniasis in Europe. Clinical Microbiology and Infection, DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2011.036.


2010

Zanger P, Holzer J, Schleucher R, Scherbaum H, Schittek B, Gabrysch S (2010) Severity of Staphylococcus aureus infection of the skin is associated with inducibility of human beta-defensin 3 but not human beta-defensin 2. Infect Immun 78 (7):3112-3117

Yamamoto SS, Souares A, Sie A, Sauerborn R (2010) Does recent contact with a health care provider make a difference in malaria knowledge? J Trop Pediatr 56 (6):414-420

Yamamoto S, Louis VR, Sie A, Sauerborn R (2010) Household risk factors for clinical malaria in a semi-urban area of Burkina Faso: a case-control study. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 104 (1):61-65

Winkler V, Ott JJ, Becher H (2010) Reliability of coding causes of death with ICD-10 in Germany. Int J Public Health 55 (1):43-48

Winkler V, Becher H (2010) Global Cancer cases and Lung cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa. BMJ rapid response

Souares A, Savadogo G, Dong H, Parmar D, Sie A, Sauerborn R (2010) Using community wealth ranking to identify the poor for subsidies: a case study of community-based health insurance in Nouna, Burkina Faso. Health Soc Care Community 18 (4):363-368

Sonnberg S, Oliveira FA, Araújo de Melo IL, de Melo Soares MM, Becher H, Heukelbach J (2010) Ex Vivo Development of Eggs from Head Lice (Pediculus humanus capitis). The Open Dermatology Journal 4:82-89

Sié A, Louis VR, Gbangou A, Muller O, Niamba L, Stieglbauer G, Ye M, Kouyate B, Sauerborn R, Becher H (2010) The Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS) in Nouna, Burkina Faso, 1993-2007. Glob Health Action 3

Scovronick N, Dorey S, Hasler B, Gabrysch S, Salonen L, Alonso S (2010) An EcoHealth Forum in London: young researchers fill a training gap. Ecohealth 7 (2):257-261

Schirawski J, Mannhaupt G, Munch K, Brefort T, Schipper K, Doehlemann G, Di Stasio M, Rossel N, Mendoza-Mendoza A, Pester D, Muller O, Winterberg B, Meyer E, Ghareeb H, Wollenberg T, Munsterkotter M, Wong P, Walter M, Stukenbrock E, Guldener U, Kahmann R (2010) Pathogenicity determinants in smut fungi revealed by genome comparison. Science 330 (6010):1546-1548

Sarker M, Schmid G, Larsson E, Kirenga S, De Allegri M, Neuhann F, Mbunda T, Lekule I, Muller O (2010) Quality of antenatal care in rural southern Tanzania: a reality check. BMC Res Notes 3:209

Sarker M, Schmid G, Larsson E, Kirenga S, De Allegri M, Neuhann F, Honorati M, Muller O (2010) Diagnosis, knowledge and treatment of danger signs during pregnancy: a reality check in rural Tanzania. BMC Research Notes 27 (3):209

Royston P, Sauerbrei W, Becher H (2010) Modelling continuous exposures with a 'spike' at zero: a new procedure based on fractional polynomials. Stat Med 29 (11):1219-1227

Richter J, Ruppel A (2010) Schistosomiasis oder Bilharziose. In: Löscher T, Burchard GD (eds) Tropenmedizin in Klinik und Praxis. Thieme, Stuttgart, pp 676-705

Pokhrel S, De Allegri M, Gbangou A, Sauerborn R (2010) Illness reporting and demand for medical care in rural Burkina Faso. Soc Sci Med 70 (11):1693-1700

Palm F, Urbanek C, Rose S, Buggle F, Bode B, Hennerici MG, Schmieder K, Inselmann G, Reiter R, Fleischer R, Piplack KO, Safer A, Becher H, Grau AJ (2010) Stroke Incidence and Survival in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany: the Ludwigshafen Stroke Study (LuSSt). Stroke 41 (9):1865-1870

Ott JJ, Paltiel AM, Winkler V, Becher H (2010) The impact of duration of residence on cause-specific mortality: a cohort study of migrants from the Former Soviet Union residing in Israel and Germany. Health Place 16 (1):79-84

Oster N, Rohrbach P, Sanchez CP, Andrews KT, Kammer J, Coulibaly B, Stieglbauer G, Becher H, Lanzer M (2010) Apparent bias for P. falciparum parasites carrying the wild-type pfcrt allele in the placenta. Parasitol Res 106 (5):1065-1070

Mente J, Ferk S, Dreyhaupt J, Deckert A, Legner M, Staehle HJ (2010): Assessment of different dyes used in leakage studies. Clin Oral Investig 14 (3):331-338

Malik AA, Yamamoto SS, Souares A, Malik Z, Sauerborn R (2010) Motivational determinants among physicians in Lahore, Pakistan. BMC Health Serv Res 10:201

Kynast-Wolf G, Preuss M, Sie A, Kouyate B, Becher H (2010) Seasonal patterns of cardiovascular disease mortality of adults in Burkina Faso, West Africa. Trop Med Int Health

Kulker, Prytherch H, Ruppel A, Müller O (2010) Gesundheit für alle – aber ohne Personal? Deutsches Ärzteblatt 107:927-929

Jaenisch T, Sullivan DJ, Dutta A, Deb S, Ramsan M, Othman MK, Gaczkowski R, Tielsch J, Sazawal S (2010) Malaria incidence and prevalence on Pemba island before the onset of the successful control intervention on the Zanzibar archipelago. Malar J 9:32

Heukelbach J, Sonnberg S, Becher H, Mello I, Speare R, Oliveira FA (2010) Ovicidal efficacy of high concentration dimeticone: a new era of head lice treatment. J Am Acad Dermatol (in press)

Deckert A, Winkler V, Paltiel A, Razum O, Becher H (2010) Time trends in cardiovascular disease mortality in Russia and Germany from 1980 to 2007 - are there migration effects? BMC Public Health 10:488

De Allegri M, Marschall P, Flessa S, Tiendrebeogo J, Kouyate B, Jahn A, Muller O (2010) Comparative cost analysis of insecticide-treated net delivery strategies: sales supported by social marketing and free distribution through antenatal care. Health Policy Plan 25 (1):28-38

Danquah I, Coulibaly B, Meissner P, Petruschke I, Muller O, Mockenhaupt FP (2010) Selection of pfmdr1 and pfcrt alleles in amodiaquine treatment failure in north-western Burkina Faso. Acta Trop 114 (1):63-66

Cohen DB, Zijlstra EE, Mukaka M, Reiss M, Kamphambale S, Scholing M, Waitt PI, Neuhann F (2010) Diagnosis of cryptococcal and tuberculous meningitis in a resource-limited African setting. Trop Med Int Health 15 (8):910-917

Bountogo M, Zoungrana A, Coulibaly B, Klose C, Mansmann U, Mockenhaupt FP, Burhenne J, Mikus G, Walter-Sack I, Schirmer RH, Sie A, Meissner P, Muller O (2010) Efficacy of methylene blue monotherapy in semi-immune adults with uncomplicated falciparum malaria: a controlled trial in Burkina Faso. Trop Med Int Health 15 (6):713-717

Bogg L, Dong H (2010) An economic insight into health care provision in six Chinese counties: equity in crisis? In: Unger J, De Paepe P, Sen K, Soors W (eds) International Health and Aid Policies The need for alternatives. Cambridge University Press

Beiersmann C, De Allegri M, Tiendrebeogo J, Ye M, Jahn A, Mueller O (2010) Different delivery mechanisms for insecticide-treated nets in rural Burkina Faso: a provider's perspective. Malar J 9:352

Becher H, Winkler V (2010) Lung cancer mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa. Int J Cancer

Becher H (2010) Guest Editorial: Analyses of mortality clustering at member HDSSs within the INDEPTH Network - an important public health issue. Glob Health Action 3


2009

Zanger P, Holzer J, Schleucher R, Steffen H, Schittek B, Gabrysch S (2009) Constitutive expression of the antimicrobial peptide RNase 7 is associated with Staphylococcus aureus infection of the skin. J Infect Dis 200 (12):1907-1915

Ye Y, Hoshen M, Kyobutungi C, Louis VR, Sauerborn R (2009) Local scale prediction of Plasmodium falciparum malaria transmission in an endemic region using temperature and rainfall. Glob Health Action 2

Yamamoto SS, Louis VR, Sie A, Sauerborn R (2009) The effects of zooprophylaxis and other mosquito control measures against malaria in Nouna, Burkina Faso. Malar J 8:283

Yamamoto S, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2009) Cooking fuels and the push for cleaner alternatives: The case study of Burkina Faso. Global Health Action 2:doi: 10.3402/gha.v3402i3400.2088

Winkler V, Ott JJ, Holleczek B, Stegmaier C, Becher H (2009) Cancer profile of migrants from the Former Soviet Union in Germany: incidence and mortality. Cancer Causes Control 20 (10):1873-1879

Walter-Sack I, Rengelshausen J, Oberwittler H, Burhenne J, Mueller O, Meissner P, Mikus G (2009) High absolute bioavailability of methylene blue given as an aqueous oral formulation. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 65 (2):179-189

Volodina A, Sax S, Anderson S (2009) Corporate Social Responsibility in  Countries with Mature and Emerging Pharmaceutical Sectors. Pharmacy Practice 7 (4):228-237

Tipke M, Louis VR, Ye M, De Allegri M, Beiersmann C, Sie A, Mueller O, Jahn A (2009) Access to malaria treatment in young children of rural Burkina Faso. Malar J 8:266

Su TT, Sax S (2009) Key quality aspect: a fundamental step for quality improvement in a resource-poor setting. Asia Pac J Public Health 21 (4):477-486

Seiler CM, Deckert A, Diener MK, Knaebel HP, Weigand MA, Victor N, Buchler MW (2009) Midline versus transverse incision in major abdominal surgery: a randomized, double-blind equivalence trial (POVATI: ISRCTN60734227). Ann Surg 249 (6):913-920

Sauerborn R, Kjellstrom T, Nilsson M (2009) Invited Editorial: Health as a crucial driver for climate policy. Glob Health Action 2

Sauerborn R (2009) Kontrolle tropischer Infektionskrankheiten In: Lozán J, Graßl H, Jendritzky G, Karbe L, Reise K (eds) Warnsignal Klima: Gesundheitsrisiken. Wissenschaftliche Auswertungen, pp 349-351

Sarker M, Papy J, Traore S, Neuhann F (2009) Insights on hiv pre-test counseling following scaling-up of PMTCT program in rural health posts, Burkina Faso. East Afr J Public Health 6 (3):280-286

Ronellenfitsch U, Kyobutungi C, Ott JJ, Paltiel A, Razum O, Schwarzbach M, Winkler V, Becher H (2009) Stomach cancer mortality in two large cohorts of migrants from the Former Soviet Union to Israel and Germany: are there implications for prevention? Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21 (4):409-416

Ramroth H, Ndugwa RP, Muller O, Ye Y, Sie A, Kouyate B, Becher H (2009) Decreasing childhood mortality and increasing proportion of malaria deaths in rural Burkina Faso. Glob Health Action 2

Petersen JJ, Paulitsch MA, Guethlin C, Gensichen J, Jahn A (2009) A survey on worries of pregnant women--testing the German version of the Cambridge worry scale. BMC Public Health 9:490

Ott JJ, Paltiel AM, Becher H (2009) Noncommunicable disease mortality and life expectancy in immigrants to Israel from the former Soviet Union: country of origin compared with host country. Bull World Health Organ 87 (1):20-29

Ott JJ (2009) Fundamentals of cancer epidemiology. Bull World Health Organ 87 (8):644

Nilsson M, Beaglehole R, Sauerborn R (2009) Climate policy: lessons from tobacco control. Lancet 374 (9706):1955-1956

Ng N, Winkler V, Van Minh H, Tesfaye F, Wall S, Becher H (2009) Predicting lung cancer death in Africa and Asia: differences with WHO estimates. Cancer Causes Control 20 (5):721-730

Muller O, Ye M, Louis VR, Sie A (2009) Malaria in sub-Saharan Africa. Lancet 373 (9658):122

Muller O, Sie A, Meissner P, Schirmer RH, Kouyate B (2009) Artemisinin resistance on the Thai-Cambodian border. Lancet 374 (9699):1419

Müller O, Jahn A (2009) Malnutrition and Maternal and Child Health. In: Ehiri J (ed) Maternal and Child Health Springer, pp 287-310

Muller O, Coulibaly B, Mockenhaupt F, Schirmer H, Mansmann U (2009) Gametocytocidal capacity of methylene blue: interpret with caution. Answer to the letter of Bousema et al. . PloS One 4

Müller O (2009) Vision einer Welt ohne Malaria - Die „Roll Back Malaria“-Partnerschaft strebt seit 1998 die Ausrottung der noch immer weit verbreiteten Erkrankung an. Jetzt konkretisiert ein globaler Aktionsplan die Ziele. . Deutsches Ärzteblatt 17:807-808

Muller O (2009) Internationale Gesundheit: Vision einer Welt ohne Malaria. Deutsches Ärzteblatt 106:807-808

Kjellstrom T, Gabrysch S, Lemke B, Dear K (2009) The 'Hothaps' programme for assessing climate change impacts on occupational health and productivity: an invitation to carry out field studies. Glob Health Action 2

Joshi PC, Singh M, Guha-Sapir D, Marx M (2009) Social Contours of Mental Illness in a Peri-Urban Resettlement in Delhi. The Eastern Anthropologist 62 (3):345-359

Hofmann J, De Allegri M, Sarker M, Sanon M, Bohler T (2009) Breast milk as the "water that supports and preserves life"--socio-cultural constructions of breastfeeding and their implications for the prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa. Health Policy 89 (3):322-328

Hii YL, Rocklov J, Ng N, Tang CS, Pang FY, Sauerborn R (2009) Climate variability and increase in intensity and magnitude of dengue incidence in Singapore. Glob Health Action 2

Hauer K, Tremmel AD, Ramroth H, Pfisterer M, Todd C, Oster P, Schuler M (2009) Repressive coping in geriatric patients' reports - impact on fear of falling. Z Gerontol Geriatr 42 (2):137-144

Grau AJ, Preusch MR, Palm F, Lichy C, Becher H, Buggle F (2009) Association of symptoms of chronic bronchitis and frequent flu-like illnesses with stroke. Stroke 40 (10):3206-3210

Grau AJ, Barth C, Geletneky B, Ling P, Palm F, Lichy C, Becher H, Buggle F (2009) Association between recent sports activity, sports activity in young adulthood, and stroke. Stroke 40 (2):426-431

Gnawali DP, Pokhrel S, Sie A, Sanon M, De Allegri M, Souares A, Dong H, Sauerborn R (2009) The effect of community-based health insurance on the utilization of modern health care services: evidence from Burkina Faso. Health Policy 90 (2-3):214-222

Evengard B, Sauerborn R (2009) Climate change influences infectious diseases both in the Arctic and the tropics: joining the dots. Glob Health Action 2

Dong H, De Allegri M, Gnawali D, Souares A, Sauerborn R (2009) Drop-out analysis of community-based health insurance membership at Nouna, Burkina Faso. Health Policy 92 (2-3):174-179

De Allegri M, Sauerborn R, Kouyate B, Flessa S (2009) Community health insurance in sub-Saharan Africa: what operational difficulties hamper its successful development? Trop Med Int Health 14 (5):586-596

Dambach P, Sie A, Lacaux JP, Vignolles C, Machault V, Sauerborn R (2009) Using high spatial resolution remote sensing for risk mapping of malaria occurrence in the Nouna district, Burkina Faso. Glob Health Action 2

Coulibaly B, Zoungrana A, Mockenhaupt FP, Schirmer RH, Klose C, Mansmann U, Meissner PE, Muller O (2009) Strong gametocytocidal effect of methylene blue-based combination therapy against falciparum malaria: a randomised controlled trial. PLoS One 4 (5):e5318

Becher H, Kostev K, Schroder-Bernhardi D (2009) Validity and representativeness of the "Disease Analyzer" patient database for use in pharmacoepidemiological and pharmacoeconomic studies. Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 47 (10):617-626

Becher H, Kauermann G, Khomski P, Kouyate B (2009) Using penalized splines to model age- and season-of-birth-dependent effects of childhood mortality risk factors in rural Burkina Faso. Biom J 51 (1):110-122

Becher H (2009) Invited Commentary to the paper 'Dying to count: mortality surveillance in resource-poor countries' by Edward Fottrell. Glob Health Action 2

Barniol J, Niemann S, Louis VR, Brodhun B, Dreweck C, Richter E, Becher H, Haas W, Junghanss T (2009) Transmission dynamics of pulmonary tuberculosis between autochthonous and immigrant sub-populations. BMC Infect Dis 9:197

Bahgat M, Aboul-Enein MN, El Azzouny AA, Maghraby A, Ruppel A, Soliman WM (2009) A cyclohexanecarboxamide derivative with inhibitory effects on Schistosoma mansoni cercarial serine protease and penetration of mice skin by the parasite. Acta Pol Pharm 66 (3):333-340

Abbasi R, Ramroth H, Becher H, Dietz A, Schmezer P, Popanda O (2009) Laryngeal cancer risk associated with smoking and alcohol consumption is modified by genetic polymorphisms in ERCC5, ERCC6 and RAD23B but not by polymorphisms in five other nucleotide excision repair genes. Int J Cancer 125 (6):1431-1439


2008

Zoungrana A, Coulibaly B, Sie A, Walter-Sack I, Mockenhaupt FP, Kouyate B, Schirmer RH, Klose C, Mansmann U, Meissner P, Muller O (2008) Safety and efficacy of methylene blue combined with artesunate or amodiaquine for uncomplicated falciparum malaria: a randomized controlled trial from Burkina Faso. PLoS One 3 (2):e1630

von Both C, Jahn A, Fleba S (2008) Costing maternal health services in South Tanzania: a case study from Mtwara Urban District. Eur J Health Econ 9 (2):103-115

Tipke M, Diallo S, Coulibaly B, Storzinger D, Hoppe-Tichy T, Sie A, Muller O (2008) Substandard anti-malarial drugs in Burkina Faso. Malar J 7:95

Ramroth H, Dietz A, Becher H (2008) Environmental tobacco smoke and laryngeal cancer: results from a population-based case-control study. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 265 (11):1367-1371

Ramroth H, Dietz A, Ahrens W, Becher H (2008) Occupational wood dust exposure and the risk of laryngeal cancer: a population based case-control study in Germany. Am J Ind Med 51 (9):648-655

Pica-Mattoccia L, Ruppel A, Xia CM, Cioli D (2008) Praziquantel and the benzodiazepine Ro 11-3128 do not compete for the same binding sites in schistosomes. Parasitology 135 (Pt 1):47-54  

Pfeiffer K, Some F, Muller O, Sie A, Kouyate B, Haefeli WE, Zoungrana A, Gustafsson LL, Tomson G, Sauerborn R (2008) Clinical diagnosis of malaria and the risk of chloroquine self-medication in rural health centres in Burkina Faso. Trop Med Int Health 13 (3):418-426

Ott JJ, Winkler V, Kyobutungi C, Laki J, Becher H (2008) Effects of residential changes and time patterns on external-cause mortality in migrants: results of a German cohort study. Scand J Public Health 36 (5):524-531

Ott JJ, Paltiel AM, Winkler V, Becher H (2008) Chronic disease mortality associated with infectious agents: a comparative cohort study of migrants from the Former Soviet Union in Israel and Germany. BMC Public Health 8:110
 

Ndugwa RP, Ramroth H, Muller O, Jasseh M, Sie A, Kouyate B, Greenwood B, Becher H (2008) Comparison of all-cause and malaria-specific mortality from two West African countries with different malaria transmission patterns. Malar J 7:15

Muller O, Schreier PH, Uhrig JF (2008) Identification and characterization of secreted and pathogenesis-related proteins in Ustilago maydis. Mol Genet Genomics 279 (1):27-39

Muller O, Razum O (2008) 30 Jahre Primary Health Care: Neuauflage einer revolutionären Idee. Deutsches Ärzteblatt 1552-1554

Muller O, De Allegri M, Becher H, Tiendrebogo J, Beiersmann C, Ye M, Kouyate B, Sie A, Jahn A (2008) Distribution systems of insecticide-treated bed nets for malaria control in rural Burkina Faso: cluster-randomized controlled trial. PLoS One 3 (9):e3182

Mulholland E, Smith L, Carneiro I, Becher H, Lehmann D (2008) Equity and child-survival strategies. Bull World Health Organ 86 (5):399-407

Meissner PE, Mandi G, Mockenhaupt FP, Witte S, Coulibaly B, Mansmann U, Frey C, Merkle H, Burhenne J, Walter-Sack I, Muller O (2008) Marked differences in the prevalence of chloroquine resistance between urban and rural communities in Burkina Faso. Acta Trop 105 (1):81-86

Mandi G, Mockenhaupt FP, Coulibaly B, Meissner P, Muller O (2008) Efficacy of amodiaquine in the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in young children of rural north-western Burkina Faso. Malar J 7:58

Kouyate B, Some F, Jahn A, Coulibaly B, Eriksen J, Sauerborn R, Gustafsson L, Tomson G, Becher H, Mueller O (2008) Process and effects of a community intervention on malaria in rural Burkina Faso: randomized controlled trial. Malar J 7:50

Hosch W, Stojkovic M, Janisch T, Heye T, Werner J, Friess H, Kauffmann GW, Junghanss T (2008) MR imaging for diagnosing cysto-biliary fistulas in cystic echinococcosis. Eur J Radiol 66 (2):262-267

Dong H, Gbangou A, De Allegri M, Pokhrel S, Sauerborn R (2008) The differences in characteristics between health-care users and non-users: implication for introducing community-based health insurance in Burkina Faso. Eur J Health Econ 9 (1):41-50

De Allegri M, Pokhrel S, Becher H, Dong H, Mansmann U, Kouyate B, Kynast-Wolf G, Gbangou A, Sanon M, Bridges J, Sauerborn R (2008) Step-wedge cluster-randomised community-based trials: an application to the study of the impact of community health insurance. Health Res Policy Syst 6:10

Burhenne J, Riedel KD, Rengelshausen J, Meissner P, Muller O, Mikus G, Haefeli WE, Walter-Sack I (2008) Quantification of cationic anti-malaria agent methylene blue in different human biological matrices using cation exchange chromatography coupled to tandem mass spectrometry. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 863 (2):273-282

Becher H, Kynast-Wolf G, Sie A, Ndugwa R, Ramroth H, Kouyate B, Muller O (2008) Patterns of malaria: cause-specific and all-cause mortality in a malaria-endemic area of west Africa. Am J Trop Med Hyg 78 (1):106-113


2007

Zepelin HH, Meden H, Kostev K, Schroder-Bernhardi D, Stammwitz U, Becher H (2007) Isopropanolic black cohosh extract and recurrence-free survival after breast cancer. Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 45 (3):143-154

Ye Y, Traore C, Meissner P, Coulibaly B, Becher H, Muller O (2007) Ability of mothers to diagnose fever and anaemia in their young children, in a malaria-endemic region of West Africa. Ann Trop Med Parasitol 101 (4):297-303

Ye Y, Sauerborn R, Seraphin S, Hoshen M (2007) Using modelling to assess the risk of malarial infection during the dry season, on a local scale in an endemic area of rural Burkina Faso. Ann Trop Med Parasitol 101 (5):375-389

Ye Y, Louis VR, Simboro S, Sauerborn R (2007) Effect of meteorological factors on clinical malaria risk among children: an assessment using village-based meteorological stations and community-based parasitological survey. BMC Public Health 7:101

Ye Y, Kyobutungi C, Louis VR, Sauerborn R (2007) Micro-epidemiology of Plasmodium falciparum malaria: Is there any difference in transmission risk between neighbouring villages? Malar J 6:46

Ye Y, Hoshen M, Kyobutungi C, Sauerborn R (2007) Can weekly home visits and treatment by non-medical personnel reduce malaria-related mortality among children under age 5 years? J Trop Pediatr 53 (4):292-293

Stojkovic M, Junghanss T, Krause E, Davidson RN (2007) First case of typical Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis treated with miltefosine. Int J Dermatol 46 (4):385-387

Sauerborn R, Louis V (2007) Global environmental change and infectious diseases: impacts and adaptation strategies. Springer Verlag, Heidelberg

Sauerborn R (2007) Climate change: an agenda for research and teaching in public health. Scand J Public Health 35 (6):561-563

Sarker M, Sanou A, Snow R, Ganame J, Gondos A (2007) Determinants of HIV counselling and testing participation in a prevention of mother-to-child transmission programme in rural Burkina Faso. Trop Med Int Health 12 (12):1475-1483

Sarker M, Jatoi I, Becher H (2007) Racial differences in breast cancer survival in women under age 60. Breast Cancer Res Treat 106 (1):135-141

Sanon M, Mandi G, De Allegri M, Schirmer H, Meissner P, Muller O (2007) Attitudes regarding colouration effects associated with methylene blue malaria treatment in a rural community of Burkina Faso. Curare 30:27-34

Prytherch H, Massawe S, Kuelker R, Hunger C, Mtatifikolo F, Jahn A (2007) The unmet need for emergency obstetric care in Tanga Region, Tanzania. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 7:16

Ngang PN, Ntaganira J, Kalk A, Wolter S, Ecks S (2007) Perceptions and beliefs about cough and tuberculosis and implications for TB control in rural Rwanda. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11 (10):1108-1113

Nestle M, Sakdapolrak P, Bohle HG, Glaser R, Louis V, Mistelbacher J, Sauerborn R, Gans P, Lechner M (2007) Chennai: Umweltkrise und Gesundheitsrisiken in einer indischen Megacity. In: Glaser R, Kremb K (eds) Planet Erde: Asien. WGB, Darmstadt, pp 209-216

Ndugwa RP, Muller O, Kouyate B, Becher H, Ramroth H (2007) Improving malaria mortality estimates for rural Africa by adding further studies. Int J Epidemiol 36 (1):242-243; author reply 243-244

Mushi DL, Mpembeni RM, Jahn A (2007) Knowledge about safe motherhood and HIV/AIDS among school pupils in a rural area in Tanzania. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 7:5

Muller O, Schirmer H (2007) Kontrolle tropischer Infektionskrankheiten. Multidisziplinäre Forschungsprojekte in Burkina Faso. Flugmedizin, Tropenmedizin, Reisemedizin 1:32-33

Muller O, Meissner P, Schirmer H (2007) Methylenblau in der Malariatherapie. Eine Alternative für Afrika? Flugmedizin, Tropenmedizin, Reisemedizin 1:33-35

Muller O, Jahn A (2007) Insektizidbehandelte Mosquitonetze. Hohe Bedeutung in der Malariabekämpfung in Afrika. Flugmedizin, Tropenmedizin, Reisemedizin 1 (38-9)

Muller O, Garenne M, Becher H, Sie A, Kouyate B (2007) Malnutrition, zinc deficiency, and malaria in Africa. Lancet 369 (9580):2155-2156; author reply 2156-2157

Muller O (2007) The fight against malaria. German Research 2:20-23

Muller O (2007) Malariabekämpfung über Mosquitonetze in Afrika. Forschung 1:4-7
 
Merckelbach A, Ruppel A (2007) Biochemical properties of an intracellular serpin from Echinococcus multilocularis. Mol Biochem Parasitol 156 (1):84-88

Kouyate B, Sie A, Ye M, De Allegri M, Muller O (2007) The great failure of malaria control in Africa: a district perspective from Burkina Faso. PLoS Med 4 (6):e127

Klose N, Coulibaly B, Tebit DM, Nauwelaers F, Spengler HP, Kynast-Wolf G, Kouyate B, Krausslich HG, Bohler T (2007) Immunohematological reference values for healthy adults in Burkina Faso. Clin Vaccine Immunol 14 (6):782-784

Imamura M, Tucker J, Hannaford P, da Silva MO, Astin M, Wyness L, Bloemenkamp KW, Jahn A, Karro H, Olsen J, Temmerman M (2007) Factors associated with teenage pregnancy in the European Union countries: a systematic review. Eur J Public Health 17 (6):630-636

Hunger C, Kulker R, Kitundu H, Massawe S, Jahn A (2007) Assessing unmet obstetric need in Mtwara Region, Tanzania. Trop Med Int Health 12 (10):1239-1247

Hosch W, Stojkovic M, Janisch T, Kauffmann GW, Junghanss T (2007) The role of calcification for staging cystic echinococcosis (CE). Eur Radiol 17 (10):2538-2545

Heye T, Lichtenberg A, Junghanss T, Hosch W (2007) Cardiac manifestation of cystic echinococcosis: comparison of dual-source cardio-computed tomography and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and their impact on disease management. Am J Trop Med Hyg 77 (5):875-877

Henneicke-von Zepelin H-H, Meden H, Kostev K, Schröder- Bernhardi D, Stammwitz U, Becher H (2007) The safety of isopropanolic black cohosh extract on the risk of breast cancer recurrence. International Journal of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics 45 (143-54)

Goksu T, Lonsdorf A, Jappe U, Junghanss T (2007) Furunculoid skin lesions after travel to the tropics. Internist (Berl) 48 (3):311-313

Garenne M, Becher H, Ye Y, Kouyate B, Muller O (2007) Sex-specific responses to zinc supplementation in Nouna, Burkina Faso. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 44 (5):619-628
 
Dong H, Coyle D, Buxton M (2007) Value of information analysis for a new technology: computer-assisted total knee replacement. Int J Technol Assess Health Care 23 (3):337-342

De Allegri M, Sauerborn R (2007) Die Entwicklung einer gemeindebasierten Kranken-versicherung: Erfahrungsbericht aus dem ländlichen Burkina Faso. Flugmedizin-Tropenmedizin- Reisemedizin 14 (2):90-92

De Allegri M, Sauerborn R (2007) Community based health insurance in developing countries. BMJ 334 (7607):1282-1283

De Allegri M, Sarker M, Hofmann J, Sanon M, Bohler T (2007) A qualitative investigation into knowledge, beliefs, and practices surrounding mastitis in sub-Saharan Africa: what implications for vertical transmission of HIV? BMC Public Health 7:22

De Allegri M (2007) To Enrol or not to Enrol in Community Health Insurance: Case Study from Burkina Faso. Peter Lang, Frankfurt am Main

Bohler T, von Au M, Klose N, Muller K, Coulibaly B, Nauwelaers F, Spengler HP, Kynast-Wolf G, Krausslich HG (2007) Evaluation of a simplified dual-platform flow cytometric method for measurement of lymphocyte subsets and T-cell maturation phenotypes in the population of Nouna, Burkina Faso. Clin Vaccine Immunol 14 (6):775-781

Böhler T, M vA, Klose N, Müller K, Coulibaly B, Nauwelaers F, Spengler HP, Kynast-Wolf G, H K (2007) Evaluation of a single-tube dual-platform flow cytometric method for measurement of lymphocyte subsets in Nouna, Burkina Faso Transplantation Proceedings 39 (8):2624-2626

Beiersmann C, Sanou A, Wladarsch E, De Allegri M, Kouyate B, Muller O (2007) Malaria in rural Burkina Faso: local illness concepts, patterns of traditional treatment and influence on health-seeking behaviour. Malar J 6:106

Becher H, Razum O, Kyobutungi C, Laki J, Ott JJ, Ronellenfitsch U, Winkler V (2007) Mortalität von Aussiedlern aus der ehemaligen Sowjetunion: Ergebnisse einer Kohortenstudie. Deutsches Ärzteblatt 104

Barnighausen T, Liu Y, Zhang X, Sauerborn R (2007) Willingness to pay for social health insurance among informal sector workers in Wuhan, China: a contingent valuation study. BMC Health Serv Res 7:114

 

 

 

2006

Ye Y, Hoshen M, Louis V, Seraphin S, Traore I, Sauerborn R (2006) Housing conditions and Plasmodium falciparum infection: protective effect of iron-sheet roofed houses. Malar J 5:8

Winkler V, Gbangou A, Kouyate B, Becher H (2006) A simple method to estimate tobacco-related lung cancer deaths based on smoking prevalence data. Methods Inf Med 45 (4):397-403

Wang W, Kirschfink M, Ruppel A (2006) Schistosoma japonicum and S. mansoni cercariae: different effects of protein in medium, of mechanical stress, and of an intact complement system on in vitro transformation to schistosomula. Parasitol Res 99 (3):269-274

von Both C, Flessa S, Makuwani A, Mpembeni R, Jahn A (2006) How much time do health services spend on antenatal care? Implications for the introduction of the focused antenatal care model in Tanzania. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 6:22
 
Temmerman M, Foster LB, Hannaford P, Cattaneo A, Olsen J, Bloemenkamp KW, Jahn A, da Silva MO (2006) Reproductive health indicators in the European Union: The REPROSTAT project. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 126 (1):3-10

Su TT, Pokhrel S, Gbangou A, Flessa S (2006) Determinants of household health expenditure on western institutional health care. Eur J Health Econ 7 (3):199-207

Su TT, Kouyate B, Flessa S (2006) Catastrophic household expenditure for health care in a low-income society: a study from Nouna District, Burkina Faso. Bull World Health Organ 84 (1):21-27

Stich A, Oster N, Abdel-Aziz IZ, Stieglbauer G, Coulibaly B, Wickert H, McLean J, Kouyate BA, Becher H, Lanzer M (2006) Malaria in a holoendemic area of Burkina Faso: a cross-sectional study. Parasitol Res 98 (6):596-599

Shen DW, Li YL, Liu WQ, Long XC, Liu J, Ruppel A (2006) Comparison of the role of dendritic cells and macrophages in inducing protective immunity against Schistosoma japonicum. Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi 24 (1):19-22

Sauerborn R, Matthies F (2006) Global  environmental change and human health. In: Ehlers E, Krafft T (eds) Earth System Science in the Anthropocene Springer Berlin, pp 113-134.

Ronellenfitsch U, Kyobutungi C, Becher H, Razum O (2006) All-cause and cardiovascular mortality among ethnic German immigrants from the Former Soviet Union: a cohort study. BMC Public Health 6:16

Rondini S, Mensah-Quainoo E, Junghanss T, Pluschke G (2006) What does detection of Mycobacterium ulcerans DNA in the margin of an excised Buruli ulcer lesion tell us? J Clin Microbiol 44 (11):4273-4275

Rondini S, Horsfield C, Mensah-Quainoo E, Junghanss T, Lucas S, Pluschke G (2006) Contiguous spread of Mycobacterium ulcerans in Buruli ulcer lesions analysed by histopathology and real-time PCR quantification of mycobacterial DNA. J Pathol 208 (1):119-128

Ramroth H, Specht-Leible N, König H-H, Brenner H (2006) Medical Care for Older Adults. National Perspectives in International Context. In: Wahl H, Brenner H, Mollenkopf H, Rothenbacher D, Rott C (eds) The Many Faces of Health, Competence and Well-Being in Old Age: Integrating Epidemiological, Psychological and Social Perspectives. Springer Verlag Heidelberg, pp 175-188.

Ramroth H, Specht-Leible N, Konig HH, Brenner H (2006) Hospitalizations during the last months of life of nursing home residents: a retrospective cohort study from Germany. BMC Health Serv Res 6:70

Ramroth H, Specht-Leible N, König H-H, Mohrmann M, Brenner H (2006) Inanspruchnahme stationärer Krankenhausleistungen durch Pflegeheimbewohner. Deutsches Ärzteblatt 103:2710-2713

Ramroth H, Specht-Leible N, König H-H, H B (2006) Medical Care for Nursing Home Residents. National Perspectives in International Context. In: Wahl H-W (ed) The many faces of health, competence and well-being in old age - integrating epidemiological, psychological and social perspectives. Springer Verlag Dordrecht

Ramroth H, Dietz A, Becher H (2006) Rauchen und Alkohol sind Hauptrisikofaktoren für Kehlkopfkrebs. Ergebnisse einer deutschen Fall-Kontroll-Studie im europäischen Vergleich. Deutsches Ärzteblatt 103:1078-1083

Ramroth H, Dietz A, Becher H (2006) Rauchen und Alkohol sind Hauptrisikofaktoren für Kehlkopfkrebs. Ergebnisse einer deutschen Fall-Kontroll-Studie im europäischen Vergleich. . Deutsches Ärzteblatt 103:1078-1083.

Muller O, Traore C, Kouyate B, Ye Y, Frey C, Coulibaly B, Becher H (2006) Effects of insecticide-treated bednets during early infancy in an African area of intense malaria transmission: a randomized controlled trial. Bull World Health Organ 84 (2):120-126

Muller O, Becher H (2006) Malnutrition and childhood mortality in developing countries. Lancet 367 (9527):1978

Müller O (2006) Malaria. In: Razum O, Zeeb H, Laaser U (eds) Globalisierung - Gerechtigkeit - Gesundheit, Einführung in International Public Health. Huber, Bern

Meissner PE, Mandi G, Coulibaly B, Witte S, Tapsoba T, Mansmann U, Rengelshausen J, Schiek W, Jahn A, Walter-Sack I, Mikus G, Burhenne J, Riedel KD, Schirmer RH, Kouyate B, Muller O (2006) Methylene blue for malaria in Africa: results from a dose-finding study in combination with chloroquine. Malar J 5:84

Loukanova S, Bridges J (2006) Identifying constructs in measuring Patient Empowerment. The European Journal of Health Economics 7:179

Kyobutungi C, Ronellenfitsch U, Razum O, Becher H (2006) Mortality from external causes among ethnic German immigrants from former Soviet Union countries, in Germany. Eur J Public Health 16 (4):376-382

Kyobutungi C, Ronellenfitsch U, Razum O, Becher H (2006) Mortality from cancer among ethnic German immigrants from the Former Soviet Union, in Germany. Eur J Cancer 42 (15):2577-2584

Kynast-Wolf G, Hammer GP, Muller O, Kouyate B, Becher H (2006) Season of death and birth predict patterns of mortality in Burkina Faso. Int J Epidemiol 35 (2):427-435

Khan MM, Wolter S, Mori M (2006) Post-training quality of syndromic management of sexually transmitted infections by chemists and druggists in Pokhara, Nepal: is it satisfactory? Int J Qual Health Care 18 (1):66-72

Kamper J, Kahmann R, Bolker M, Ma LJ, Brefort T, Saville BJ, Banuett F, Kronstad JW, Gold SE, Muller O, Perlin MH, Wosten HA, de Vries R, Ruiz-Herrera J, Reynaga-Pena CG, Snetselaar K, McCann M, Perez-Martin J, Feldbrugge M, Basse CW, Steinberg G, Ibeas JI, Holloman W, Guzman P, Farman M, Stajich JE, Sentandreu R, Gonzalez-Prieto JM, Kennell JC, Molina L, Schirawski J, Mendoza-Mendoza A, Greilinger D, Munch K, Rossel N, Scherer M, Vranes M, Ladendorf O, Vincon V, Fuchs U, Sandrock B, Meng S, Ho EC, Cahill MJ, Boyce KJ, Klose J, Klosterman SJ, Deelstra HJ, Ortiz-Castellanos L, Li W, Sanchez-Alonso P, Schreier PH, Hauser-Hahn I, Vaupel M, Koopmann E, Friedrich G, Voss H, Schluter T, Margolis J, Platt D, Swimmer C, Gnirke A, Chen F, Vysotskaia V, Mannhaupt G, Guldener U, Munsterkotter M, Haase D, Oesterheld M, Mewes HW, Mauceli EW, DeCaprio D, Wade CM, Butler J, Young S, Jaffe DB, Calvo S, Nusbaum C, Galagan J, Birren BW (2006) Insights from the genome of the biotrophic fungal plant pathogen Ustilago maydis. Nature 444 (7115):97-101

Junghanss T, Bodio M (2006) Medically important venomous animals: biology, prevention, first aid, and clinical management. Clin Infect Dis 43 (10):1309-1317

Jahn A, Kynast-Wolf G, Kouyate B, Becher H (2006) Multiple pregnancy in rural Burkina Faso: frequency, survival, and use of health services. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85 (1):26-32

Jahn A, Bloemenkamp KW, Hannaford P, Olsen J, da Silva MO, Temmerman M (2006) Monitoring reproductive health in Europe--what are the best indicators of reproductive health? Hum Reprod 21 (9):2199-2200

Hosseinipour MC, Neuhann FH, Kanyama CC, Namarika DC, Weigel R, Miller W, Phiri SJ (2006) Lessons learned from a paying antiretroviral therapy service in the public health sector at Kamuzu Central Hospital, Malawi: 1-year experience. J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 5 (3):103-108

Hammer GP, Some F, Muller O, Kynast-Wolf G, Kouyate B, Becher H (2006) Pattern of cause-specific childhood mortality in a malaria endemic area of Burkina Faso. Malar J 5:47

Hammer GP, Kouyate B, Ramroth H, Becher H (2006) Risk factors for childhood mortality in sub-Saharan Africa. A comparison of data from a Demographic and Health Survey and from a Demographic Surveillance System. Acta Trop 98 (3):212-218

Frey C, Traore C, De Allegri M, Kouyate B, Muller O (2006) Compliance of young children with ITN protection in rural Burkina Faso. Malar J 5:70

Flessa S, Kouyate B (2006) Implementing a comprehensive cost information system in rural health facilities: the case of Nouna health district, Burkina Faso. Trop Med Int Health 11 (9):1452-1465

De Allegri M, Sanon M, Sauerborn R (2006) "To enrol or not to enrol?": A qualitative investigation of demand for health insurance in rural West Africa. Soc Sci Med 62 (6):1520-1527

De Allegri M, Sanon M, Bridges J, Sauerborn R (2006) Understanding consumers' preferences and decision to enrol in community-based health insurance in rural West Africa. Health Policy 76 (1):58-71

De Allegri M, Kouyate B, Becher H, Gbangou A, Pokhrel S, Sanon M, Sauerborn R (2006) Understanding enrolment in community health insurance in sub-Saharan Africa: a population-based case-control study in rural Burkina Faso. Bull World Health Organ 84 (11):852-858

Collenberg E, Ouedraogo T, Ganame J, Fickenscher H, Kynast-Wolf G, Becher H, Kouyate B, Krausslich HG, Sangare L, Tebit DM (2006) Seroprevalence of six different viruses among pregnant women and blood donors in rural and urban Burkina Faso: A comparative analysis. J Med Virol 78 (5):683-692

Carrera PM, Bridges JF (2006) Globalization and healthcare: understanding health and medical tourism. Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 6 (4):447-454

Carrera PM (2006) Medical tourism. Health Aff (Millwood) 25 (5):1453

Carrera P, Bridges J (2006) Post-Reunification Health Care Reforms in Germany. The European Journal of Health Economics; 7:110

Carrera P, Bridges J (2006) Medical Tourism and its Implications for the Single Market. . The European Journal of Health Economics 7:24

Bohle H, Gans P, Glaser R, Sauerborn R, Louis V, Mistelbacher J, Nestle M, Sakdapolrak P (2006) Menschliche Gesundheit im Spannungsfeld von Umweltwandel, Bevölkerungsdynamik und  Agrarkrisen im Großraum Chennai, Südindien : Das Konzept der Vulnerabilität als Dritte Säule in der Geographie. In: Gebhardt H (ed) Lehrbuch der  Geographie. Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, Heidelberg

Becher H, Bertram H, Ehrmann K, Heidrich J, Heuschmann P, Keil U, Kraywinkel K, Pötschke-Langer M, Schaller KSA, Schulze A, Thielmann H, Vennemann M, J: W (2006) Passivrauchen - ein unterschätztes Gesundheitsrisiko, Rote Reihe Tabakprävention und Tabakkontrolle Band 5. Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum

Becher H, Bertram H, Ehrmann K, Heidrich J, Heuschmann P, Keil U, Kraywinkel K, Pötschke-Langer M, Schaller KSA, Schulze A, Thielmann H, Vennemann M, J W (2006) Passivrauchen - ein unterschätztes Gesundheitsrisiko. In: Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (ed) Rote Reihe Tabakprävention und Tabakkontrolle;

Bahgat M, Sorgho H, Ouedraogo JB, Poda JN, Sawadogo L, Ruppel A (2006) Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay with worm vomit and cercarial secretions of Schistosoma mansoni to detect infections in an endemic focus of Burkina Faso. J Helminthol 80 (1):19-23

Akunne AF, Louis VR, Sanon M, Sauerborn R (2006) Biomass solid fuel and acute respiratory infections: the ventilation factor. Int J Hyg Environ Health 209 (5):445-450

Akunne AF, Kyobutungi C, Sauerborn R (2006) Re: "Lung cancer and indoor pollution from heating and cooking with solid fuels: the IARC international multicentre case-control study in Eastern/Central Europe and the United Kingdom". Am J Epidemiol 163 (4):392

Akunne AF, Bridges JF, Sanon M, Sauerborn R (2006) Comparison of individual and group valuation of health state scenarios across communities in West Africa. Appl Health Econ Health Policy 5 (4):261-268

Bridges JF, Dor A, Grossman M (2005) A wolf dressed in sheep's clothing: perhaps quality measures are just unmeasured severity. Appl Health Econ Health Policy 4 (1):55-64

Dong H A cost-minimization analysis for type 2 diabetes with insulin Glargine compared to insulin Determir in a basal supported oral therapy in China. Value in Health 

 

 

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