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Climate Change, Nutrition and Health Working Group


Herrmann A, Sauerborn R, Nilsson M (2020). The Role of Health in Households' Balancing Act for Lifestyles Compatible with the Paris Agreement-Qualitative Results from Mannheim, Germany. Int J Environ Res Public Health 17(4):1297. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17041297

Karst IG, Mank I, Traoré I, Sorgho R, Stückemann K-J, Simboro S, Sié A, Franke J,  Sauerborn R (2020). Estimating Yields of Household Fields in Rural Subsistence Farming Systems to Study Food Security in Burkina Faso. Remote Sens. 12(11), 1717. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs12111717

Hampe CS, Sahabandu D, Kaiser V, Telieps T, Smeeth L., Agyemang C, Spranger J, Schulze MB, Mockenhaupt FP, Danquah I, Rolandsson O (2020). Geographic location determines beta‐cell autoimmunity among adult Ghanaians: Findings from the RODAM study. Immun Inflamm Dis. 2020; 1– 11. https://doi.org/10.1002/iid3.306

Abidha CA, Nyiro J, Kamau E, Abdullahi O, Nokes DJ, Agoti CN (2020).Transmission and evolutionary dynamics of human coronavirus OC43 strains in coastal Kenya investigated by partial spike sequence analysis, 2015–16. Virus Evolution; 6(1):veaa031. doi.org/10.1093/ve/veaa031. eCollection 2020 Jan

Nayna Schwerdtle P, Connell CJ, Lee S, Plummer V, Russo PL, Endacott R, Kuhn L (2020). Nurse Expertise: A Critical Resource in the COVID-19 Pandemic Response. Annals of Global Health, 86(1), p.49. https://doi.org/10.5334/aogh.2898

Connell CJ, Plummer V, Crawford K, Endacott R, Foley P, Griffiths DL, Innes K,  Nayna Schwerdtle P, Walker LE, Morphet J (2020). Practice priorities for acute care nursing: A Delphi study. J Clin Nurs.; 29: 2615– 2625. https://doi.org/10.1111/jocn.15284

Graßmann S, Pivovarova-Ramich O, Henze A, Raila J, Ampem Amoako Y, King Nyamekye R, Bedu-Addo G, Mockenhaupt FP, Schulze MB, Danquah I (2020). SNP rs6564851 in the BCO1 Gene Is Associated with Varying Provitamin a Plasma Concentrations but Not with Retinol Concentrations among Adolescents from Rural Ghana. Nutrients, 12, 1786. doi: 10.3390/nu12061786

Nayna Schwerdtle P, Mcmichael C, Mank I, Sauerborn R, Danquah I, Bowen K (2020). Health and migration in the context of a changing climate: A systematic literature assessment. Environmental Research Letters (in press). doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/ab9ece

Nayna Schwerdtle P, Irvine E, Brockington S, Devine C, Guevara M, Bowen KJ (2020). Calibrating to scale: a framework for humanitarian health organizations to anticipate, prevent, prepare for and manage climate-related health risks. Global Health 16, 54. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12992-020-00582-3

Edmund Yeboah, Aditi Bunker, Peter Dambach, Isabel Mank, Raïssa Sorgho, Manuela de Allegri, Penelopé Vounatsou, Ali Sié, Stephen Munga, Rainer Sauerborn, Till Bärnighausen, Ina Danquah. Transformative Adaptations for Health Impacts of Climate Change in Burkina Faso and Kenya in The African Handbook of Climate Change Adaptation, editor: Walter Leal, Springer, 2020.

Wright CY, Godfrey L, Armiento G, Haywood LK, Inglesi-Lotz R, Lyne K, Nayna Schwerdtle, P (2019). Circular economy and environmental health in low- and middle-income countries. Global Health 15:65. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12992-019-0501-y


137. Barteit S, Sié A, Yé M, Depoux A, Louis VR, Sauerborn R. Lessons learned on teaching a global audience with massive open online courses (MOOCs) on health impacts of climate change: a commentary. Global Health. 2019 Aug 22;15(1):52. doi: 10.1186/s12992-019-0494-6. PubMed PMID: 31438984.

136. Belesova K, Gornott C, Milner J, Sié A, Sauerborn R, Wilkinson P. Mortality impact of low annual crop yields in a subsistence farming population of Burkina Faso under the current and a 1.5°C warmer climate in 2100. Sci Total Environ. 2019 Jul 4;691:538-548. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.07.027. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31325854.

135. Herrmann A, de Jong L, Kowalski C, Sauerborn R. [Health Co-benefits of climate change mitigation measures-how houeseholds and policy makers can benefit]. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz. 2019 May;62(5):556-564. doi: 10.1007/s00103-019-02929-7. Review. German. PubMed PMID: 30949718.

134. Moberg K, Aall C, Dorner F, Reimerson E, Ceron JP, Sköld B, Sovacool B, Piana V (2018). “Mobility , Food , and Housing : Responsibility , Individual Consumption , and Demand-Side Policies in European Deep Decarbonisation Pathways.” Energy Efficiency. Springer Nature. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12053-018-9708-7

133. Fischer H, Schütte S, Depoux A, Kowalski C, Amelung D, Sauerborn R (2018) How well do COP 22 attendees understand graphs on climate change health impacts from the fifth IPCC Assessment Report?. Environmental Research and Public Health (accepted).

132. Barteit S, Depoux A, Sié A, Yé M, Sauerborn R (2018). Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) on Climate Change and Health: Teaching a Global Audience. Climate Literacy and Innovations in Climate Change Education in Climate Change Management Series. Springer. ISBN: 978-3-319-70198-1.

131. Barteit S, Sié A, Yé M, Depoux A, Sauerborn R (2018) Climate Change and Health as Massive Open Online Courses. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2018, 247:416-420. doi: 10.3233/978-1-61499-852-5-41

130. Herrmann A, Sauerborn R (2018) General practitioners? perception of heat health impacts for elderly in the face of climate change - a qualitative study in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2018, 15, 843; doi:10.3390/ijerph15050843.

120. Dambach P, Mendes-Jorge M, Traoré I, Phalkey R, Sawadogo H, Zabré P, Kagoné M, Sié A, Sauerborn R, Becker N, 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 (2018) 18:399 doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5299-7.

119. 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 (accepted with minor revisions).

118. Barteit S, Depoux A, Sié A, Yé M, Louis V, Sauerborn R (2018) Climate Change and Health as Massive Open Online Courses. Proceedings of presentation held at Medical Informatics Europe Conference 2018, Göteborg Medical Informatics Europe 2018. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, accepted.

117. Stahl H-C, Ahmadi F, Nahzat SM; Dong H; Stahl K-W, Sauerborn R (2018) Health economic evaluation of moist wound care in chronic cutaneous leishmaniasis ulcers in Afghanistan. Infect Dis Poverty. 2018 Feb 14;7(1):12. doi:10.1186/s40249018-0389-4

116. Belesova K, Gornott C, Milner J, Sié A, Sauerborn 1, Wilkinson1 (2017) Mortality Impact of Annual Crop Yield Variation in Rural Burkina Faso in the Context of Current and Future Weather Variability: Need for Intervention. 1equal last authorship. Submitted.

115. Bunker A, Sewe M, Baccini M, Sié A Rocklov J, 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, accepted.

114. Belesova K, Gasparrini, Sié A, Sauerborn R1, Wilkinson P1 (2017) Household cereal crop harvest and children's nutritional status in rural Burkina Faso.    1equal last authorship.  Environmental Health. DOI: 10.1186/s12940-017-0258-9

113. Belesova K, Gasparrini A, Sié A, Sauerborn R1, Wilkinson P1 (2017) Annual crop yield variation, child survival and nutrition among subsistence farmers in Burkina Faso. Amer J Epidem. published June 21, 2017. doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwx241).

112. Sorgho R, Jonas F, Simboro S, Barteit S, Sauerborn R. (2017) Utilizing remote sensing at a subsistence farming level to explore child undernutrition in the context of climate change. Springer Nature (accepted).

111. Herrmann A, Fischer, H, Amelung D, Litvine D, Aal C, Andersson C, Baltruszewicz M, Barbier C, Bruyère S, Louis VR, Bénévise F, Dubois G, Richardsen-Moberg K, Nilsson M, Sköld B, Sauerborn R (2017) 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 (accepted).

110. 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 under Nutrition: An Exploratory Study from a Subsistence Farming Village in Burkina Faso. Universal J Public Hlth (accepted).

109. Saronga HP, Els Duysburgh E, Massawe S, Dalaba MA, Wangwe P, Sukums F, Leshabari M, Blank A, Sauerborn R, 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 Aug 7;17(1):537. doi: 10.1186/s12913-017-2457-z.

108. Gosling SN, Hondula DM, Bunker A, Ibarreta D, Liu J, Zhang X, Sauerborn R (2017) Adaptation to climate change: a comparative analysis of modelling methods for heat-related mortality. Environmental Health Perspectives, Aug 16;125(8):087008. doi: 10.1289/EHP63447.

107. Dambach P, Schleicher M, Stahl HC, Traoré I, Becker N, Kaiser A, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2016) Routine implementation costs of larviciding with Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis against malaria vectors in a district in rural Burkina Faso. Malaria Journal. DOI: 10.1186/s12936-016-1438-8.

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

105. Oberländer L, Schleicher M, Savadogo G, Souares A, Sauerborn R, Klonner S (2015). The effects of subsidized micro health insurance on insurance demand and welfare outcomes in rural Burkina Faso. Savings and Development, Vol 39 (Special Issue):77-139.

104. Kowalski C, De Jong L, Sauerborn R, Tosun J (2016) Climate change and health in policies. European Journal of Public Health Eur J Public Health, Volume 26 (suppl_1) DOI: doi.org 10.1093/eur-pub/ ckw174.183.

103. Hémono M, Puig-Malet S, Zypberman P, Bar.Hem A, Sauerborn R, Schütte S, Herlihy N, Flahault A, Depoux A (2016) Review of published articles on climate change and health in two francophone newspapers: 1990-2015. Eur J Public Health, Volume 26 (suppl_1) DOI: doi.org 10.1093/eur-pub/ ckw174.031

102. 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 (2016) Applying for, reviewing and funding public health research in Germany and beyond. Health Res Policy Syst. 2016 Jun 13;14(1):43. doi: 10.1186/s12961-016-0112-5.

101. Yasmin F, Banu B, Zakir SM, Sauerborn R, Ali L and Souares A (2016) 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 Medical Informatics & Decision Making. 16:46 DOI 10.1186/s12911-016-0286-3

100. Yé M, Diboulo E, Kagoné M, Sié A, Sauerborn R, Loukanova S (2016) Health worker preferences for performance-based payment schemes in rural health district in Burkina Faso. Glob Health Action 2016, 9: 29103 - dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v9.29103

100. Gosling SN, Hondula DM, Bunker A, Ibarreta D, Liu J, Zhang X, Sauerborn R (2016) Adaptation to climate change: a comparative analysis of modelling methods for heat-related mortality. Environmental Heallth Perspectives. Accepted.

99. Sorgho R, Franke J, Simboro S, Phalkey R, Sauerborn R (2016) NUTRICLIM (NUTRition and CLIMate): Investigating the relationship between climate variables, and childhood malnutrition through agriculture, an exploratory study in Burkina Faso. Public Health Reviews. Accepted.

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

97. Dambach P, Traoré I, Kaiser A, Sié A, Sauerborn R, Becker N (2016) 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. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-016-3587-7.

96.Herlihly N, Bar-Hen A, Verner G, Fischer F, Sauerborn R, Depoux A, Flahault A, Schütte S (2016) "Climate Change and Human Health: What are the research trends? A scoping review protocol" BMJ open. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016- 012022.

95. Fischer H, Amelung D, Kruse L, Sauerborn R (2016) Defogging climate change communication: how cognitive research can promote effective climate communication Frontiers in Psychology (accepted)

94. Dambach P, Schleicher M, Stahl H-G, Traoré I, Becker N, Kaiser A, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2016) Routine implementation costs of larviciding with Bacillus thuringiensis against malaria vectors in a district of rural Burkina Faso. Malaria Journal, 15:380, doi 10.1186/s12936-016-1438-8.

93. Verner G, Schütte S, Knop J, Sankoh O, Sauerborn R (2016) Health in climate change research from 1990 to 2014: positive trends, but still underperforming. Global Health Action 9: 30723 - dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v9.30723.

92. Bunker A, Wildenhain J, Vandenbergh A, Henschke N, Rocklöv J, Hajat S, Sauerborn R (2016) The effects of air temperature on climate-sensitive mortality and morbidity outcomes in the elderly; a systematic review and meta-analysis of epidemiological evidence. Ebiomedicine, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2016.02.034

91. Phalkey R, Aranda-Jan C, Marx S, Höfle B, Sauerborn R (2015) A systematic review of current efforts to quantify the impacts of climate change on under nutrition.
PNAS 112(33):E4522-9; doi: 10.1073/pnas.1409769112.

90. Ding Y, Sauerborn R, Xu B, Shaofa N, Yan W, Diwan V, Dong H (2015) A cost- effectiveness analysis of three components of a syndromic surveillance system for the early warning of epidemics in rural China. BMC Public Health. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2475-x

89. Mohammed S, Aji B, Bermejo JL, Souares A, Dong H, Sauerborn R (2015) User experience with a health insurance coverage and benefit-package access: implications for policy implementation towards expansion in Nigeria. Health Policy and Planning; doi: 10.1093/heapol/cvz068.

88. Vandenbergh A, Sauerborn R. (2015). Prevention of adverse heat effects on elderly – a qualitative study among GPs in Germany. European Journal of Public Health, 25(suppl_3), ckv172.070-ckv172.070. doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckv172.070

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

86. Saronga HP, Dalaba MA, Dong H, Leshabari M, Sauerborn R, Sukums F, Blank A, Kaltschmidt J, Loukanova S (2015) 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 15:132; doi: 10.1186/s12913-015-0780-9.

85. Dalaba M, Akweongo P, Duysburgh E, Tonchev P, Savadogo G, Sarongo H, Williams J, Sauerborn R, Dong H, Loukanova S (2015) Cost effectiveness of clinical decision support system in improving maternal health care in Ghana. PLoS One 10(5): e0125920.

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

83. Marx S, Phalkey R, Aranda C, Profe J, Sauerborn R, Höfle B (2014) Geographic information analysis and web-based geoportals to explore malnutrition in Sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review of approaches. BMC Public Health 14:1189.

82. Dambach P, Louis VR, Kaiser A, Ouédraogo S, Sié A, Sauerborn R, Becker N (2014) Efficacy of Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis against malaria mosquitoes in North Western Burkina Faso. Parasites & Vectors 7:371.

81. Dambach P, Traoré I, Becker N, Kaiser A, Sauerborn R (2014) EMIRA: Ecologic Malaria Reduction for Africa – Innovative tools for integrated malaria control. Global Health Action 7:25908-http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v7.25908.

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

79. Woodward A, Smith K, Campbell-Lendrum D, Chadee D, Honda Y, Liu Q, Olwoch J, Revich B, Sauerborn R, Chafe Z, Haines A (2014) Climate change and health – the latest report from the IPCC. The Lancet 283:1185-1189.

78. Yamamoto S, Louis V, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2014) Biomass smoke in Burkina Faso: what is the relationship between particulate matter, carbon monoxide, and kitchen characteristics? Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 21(4):2581-91; doi: 10.1007/s11356-013-2062-6.

77. Stahl HC, Ahmadi F, Schleicher F, Schleicher U, Sauerborn R, Bermejo JL, Amirih ML, Sakhayee I, Bogdan C, Stahl KW (2014) A randomized controlled phase IIb wound healing trial of cutaneous leishmaniasis ulcers with 0.045% pharmaceutical chlorite (DAC N-055) with and without bipolar high frequency

76. Aji B, Yamamoto S, Sauerborn R (2014) The economic impact of the insured patients with severe chronic and acute diseases: a qualitative approach. Global Health Action 7:22526.

75. Mahendradhata Y, Souares A, Phalkey R, Sauerborn R (2014) Transitions of health care systems in low and middle-income countries toward patient- centeredness. PLoS Medicine. 14(1):386; doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-14-386.

74. Ahmadi F, Schleicher U, Sauerborn R, Bermejo JL, Amirih ML, Sakhayee I, Christian Bogdan C, Stahl KW (2014) 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). BMC Infectious Diseases 14:619.

73. Yé M, Aninanya GA, Sié A, Kakoko D, Chatio S, Loukanova S, Williams J, Sauerborn R (2014) Establishing sustainable performance-based incentive schemes: views of rural health workers from qualitative research in three sub- Saharan countries. Rural & Remote Health 14: 2681. (online)

72. Dalaba MA, Akweongo P, Williams J, Pius H; Saronga H, Tonchev P, Sauerborn R, Dong H, Loukanova S (2014) 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 9(9) e106416.

71. Loukanova S, Prytherch H, Blank A, Duysburgh E, Tomson G, Gustafson LL, Sié A, Williams J, Leshabari M, Haefeli WE, Sauerborn R, Fonn S (2014) Nesting PhD Students in North-South Partnership Health Systems Implementation Projects. Global Health Action 7:24070, doi 10.302/g5a.v7.24070.

70. Mohammed S, Souares A, Bermejo JL, Sauerborn R, Dong H (2014) Performance evaluation of a health insurance in Nigeria using optimal resource use: health care providers' perspectives. BMC Health Serv Res; doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-14-127.

69. Saronga HP, Duysburgh E, Massawe S, Dalaba MA, Savadogo G, Tonchev P, Dong H, Sauerborn R, Loukanova S (2014) Efficiency of antenatal care and childbirth services in selected primary health care facilities in rural Tanzania: a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health; doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-14-96.

68. Robyn PJ, Bärnighausen T, Savadogo G, Souares A, Sauerborn R (2014) Provider payment methods and health worker motivation in community-based health insurance: a mixed-methods study. Social Science Medicine; doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.01.034.

67. Parmer D, de Allegri M, Savadogo G, Sauerborn R (2014) Do community-based health insurance schemes fulfil the promise of equity? A study from Burkina Faso. Health Policy and Planning; doi: 10.1093/heapol/czs136.

66. Mohammed S, L Bermejo JL, Souares A, Sauerborn R, Dong H (2013) Assessing responsiveness of health care services within a health insurance scheme in Nigeria: Users' perspectives. BMC Health Services Research; doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-13- 502.

65. Mohammed S, Souares A, Bermejo JL, 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. Intl. Journal of Health Policy and Planning; doi:10.1002/hpm.2219.

64. Cofie P, de Allegri M, Pokhrel, Kouyaté B, Adjei S, Sauerborn R (2013) Effects of information, education and communication campaign on a community-based health insurance scheme in Burkina Faso. Glob Health Action 2013, 6: 20791 - dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v6i0.20791.

63. Fink G, Robyn PJ, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2013) Does health insurance improve health? Evidence from a randomized community-based controlled insurance rollout in Burkina Faso. J. Health Economics 32(6):1043-56.

62. 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 Jiangxe provinces, China. Bull WHO 91:64-69.

61. Dalaba MA, Akweongo P, Savadogo G, Saronga H, Williams J, Sauerborn R, Dong H, Loukanova S (2013) Cost of maternal health services in selected primary care centres in Ghana: a step-down allocation approach. BMC Health Services Research 13:287.

60. 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? International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. Int. J Environ Res Public Health 10:2995-3013; doi: 10.3390/ijerph10072995.

59. Robyn, PJ, Bärnighausen T, Souares A, Savadogo G, Bicaba B, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2013) Does enrolment status in community-based insurance lead to poorer quality of care? Intl Journal for Equity in Health 12:31; www.equityhealthj.com/content/12/1/31.

58. Prytherch H, Kagoné M, Aninanya GA, Williams J, Kakoko DCV, Leshabari MT, Yé M, Marx M and 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 Services Research 13:149.

57. Blank A, Prytherch H, Kaltschmidt J, Krings A, Sukums F, Mensah N, Zakane A, Loukanova S, Gustafsson L, Sauerborn R, Haefeli EW (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 Medical Informatics and Decision Making 13:44.

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

55. 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. Global Health Action 5:19120– dx.doi/10.3402/gha.V5i0.19120.

54. Parmer D, Souares D, 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 Services Research 12:181; doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-12-181.

53. 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.

52. 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 Services Research 12,159:1-15.

51. 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, available at www.rrh.org.au.

50. Robyn, PJ, Bärnighausen T, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2012) Provider payment in community-based health insurance schemes in developing countries: a syste- matic review. Health Policy and Planning; doi: 10.1093/heapol/czs034.

49. Robyn, PJ, Fink G, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2012) Health insurance and health- seeking behavior: evidence from a randomised community-based insurance rollout in rural Burkina Faso. Social Science and Medicine; doi: 10.1016/ j.socscimed.2011.12.018.

48. Parmer 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.

47. 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.

46. 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 9:448-454.

45. 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. Global Health Action 5:20010-http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v510.20010.

44. Sauerborn R, Ebi K (2012) Climate change and natural disasters: integrating science and practice to protect health. Global Health Action 5:1-7; doi: 10.3402/gha.v5i0.19295.

43. Diboulo E, Sié A, Rocklöv 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 5:19078- htttp://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v5D.19078.

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

41. 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 Geography 11(1)8.

40. Haque A, Yamamoto S, Malik AA, Sauerborn R (2012) Households’ perception of climate change and human health risk: a community perspective. Environ Health. 11:1. doi: 10.1186/1476-069X-11-1

39. Yamamoto S, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2011) Cooking in Burkina Faso: Traditional Fuels Versus Cleaner Alternatives Epidemiology: January 2011 - Volume 22 - Issue 1 - p S23

38. Malik AA; Yamamoto S, Souares A, Manzoor A, Sauerborn R (2011) Safe and Healthy Work Environments: An Assessment of Physicians' Level of Satisfaction in Pakistan Epidemiology: 2011, 22(1): S273-S274

37. Yamamoto S, Louis V, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2011) Cooking, Mosquitoes and Malaria: Is There a Relationship? Epidemiology: 2011;22(1): p S144

36. Yamamoto S, Louis V, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2011) Biomass Smoke and Cooking: Can Carbon Monoxide Be Used as a proxy Measure of Respirable Particulate Matter? Epidemiology 2011; 22(1): p S263

35. Béguin A, Hales S, Rocklöv J, Åström C, Louis V, Sauerborn R (2011) The opposing effects of climate change and socio-economic development on the global distribution of malaria. Global Environmental Change 21:1209-1214.

34. Yrjö-Koskinen J, Kagoné M, Souares A, Sauerborn R (2010) The Influence of Organizational Culture on Information Use in Decision Making within Government Health Services in Rural Burkina Faso. Nordic J African Studies 19(4):250-273.

33 . Eriksen J, Mujinja P, Warsame M, Nsimba S, Kouyaté B, Gustafsson LL, Jahn A, Müller, Sauerborn R, Tomson G (2010) Effectiveness of a community intervention on malaria in rural Tanzania - a randomised controlled trial. Afr Health Sci 10(4):332-40.

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

31 . 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):1693-700.

30. Souares A, Savadogo G, Sauerborn R (2010) "Using community wealth ranking to identify the poor for subsidies: case study of community-based health insurance in Nouna, Burkina Faso". Health & Social Care in the Community 18(4):363-8.

29 . Yamamoto S, Louis VR, Sié 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):61-5.

28. Yamamoto S, Souares A, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2010) Does recent contact with a health care provider make a difference in malaria knowledge? J Trop Pediatr 56(6):414-20.

27. Sauerborn R (2010) A changing climate’s health impact:  Sensitizing researchers and policy-makers to a huge and neglected issue. EU Public Service Review: European Science & Technology 10:36-37.

26 . Yamamoto S, Louis V, Ali Sié A, Sauerborn R (2009) The effects of zooprophylaxis and other mosquito control measures against malaria in Nouna, Burkina Faso. Malaria Journal 8:283; doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-8-283.

25. 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 92:174–179.

24 . Yamamoto S, Sauerborn R, Sié A (2009) Particulate Matter and Malaria: A Case- Control Study. Epidemiology 2009;20(6): p S214

23. De Allegri M, Sauerborn R, Kouyaté B, Flessa S (2009) Community Health Insurance in sub-Saharan Africa: What operational difficulties hamper its successful development? Tropical Medicine and International Health 14(5):1-11.

22 . Gnawali DP, Pokhrel S, Sié 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 90:214-222.

21. Nilsson M, Beaglehole R, Sauerborn R (2009) Lessons from tobacco control for climate policy (comment). The Lancet: 1955-1956; doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(09)61959-0.

20. Yé Y, Hoshen M, Kyobutungi C, Louis VR, Sauerborn R (2009) Local scale prediction of Plasmodium falciparum malaria transmission in an endemic region: a meteorologically based dynamic model. Global Health Action; doi: 10.3402/gha.v2i0.1923.

19. Yamamoto S, Sié A, Sauerborn R (2009) Cooking fuels in Burkina Faso: Which is better? Global Health Action; doi: 10.3402/gha.v2i0.2088.

18. Sauerborn R, Kjellstrom T, Nilsson M (2009) Health as a crucial driver for climate policy.  Global Health Action; doi: 10.3402/gha.v2i0.2104.

17. Dambach P, Sié A, N, 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). Global Health Action; doi: 10.3402/gha.v2i0.2094.

16. Hii LY, Rocklöv J, Ng N, Siang CT, Yin PF, Sauerborn R (2009) Climate variability and increase in intensity and magnitude of dengue incidence in Singapore. Global Health Action; doi: 10.3402/gha.v2i0.2036.

15. Evengård B, Sauerborn R (2009) Climate change influences infectious diseases both in the Artic and tropics: joining the dots. Global Health Action; doi:10.3402/gha.v2i0.2106.

14. Augustin J, Vanderbergh A, Sauerborn R (lead authors) (2016) Kapitel 15 Gesundheit. In: Schellnhuber J, Brasseur G (eds) Klimawandels in Deutschland: Entwicklung, Folgen, Risiken und Perspektiven. Springer Verlag, Heidelberg. Accepted.

13. Béguin A, Rocklöv J, Åström C, Sauerborn S, Louis V, Hales S. (2014) Chapter 5: Malaria, pg. 51-60. in: WHO. Quantitative Risk Assessment oft he effect of climate change on selected causes of death, 2030s and 2050s. World Health Organization, Geneva.

12. Åström C, Rocklöv J, Béguin A, Sauerborn R, Louis V, Hales S. Chapter 6: Dengue. In   Pg 61-68. WHO. Quantitative Risk Assessment oft he effect of climate change on selected causes of death, 2030s and 2050s. World Health Organization, Geneva.

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

10. Glaser R, Lechner M, Bohle HG, Sauerborn R, Louis V, Sakdapolrak P, Nestle M (2011) Wasserkrisen in der Megacity Chennai. In: Gebhardt, H. et al. (eds). Geographie. Physische Geographie und Humangeographie. Elsevier/Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, Heidelberg, 2. Auflage, pg. 1276-1277.

9. Yé Y, Sankoh AO, Kouyate B, Sauerborn R (2010) Environmental factors and malaria transmission risk. Ashgate Publishing Group, UK, 160 pages.

8. Sauerborn R (2009) Kontrolle tropischer Infektionskrankheiten in: Lozán JL, Grassl H, Jendritzky G, Karbe L, Reise K (eds). Warnsignal Klima: Gesundheitsrisiken.

7. Sauerborn R (2007) Umweltveränderungen und globale Gesundheitsrisiken. In: Debiel T, Messner D, Nuscheler F. Globale Trends 2007 – Frieden, Umwelt, Entwicklung. Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag, pg.345-358.

6. Nestle M, Sakdapolrak P, Bohle H.-G., Glaser R, Louis V, Mistelbacher J, Sauerborn R, Gans P, Lechner M (2007) Chennai: Umweltkrise und Gesundheitsrisiken in einer indischen Megacity In: Glaser, R. & K. Kremb (Hrsg). Asien Darmstadt: WBG, 2007; pg.209-214 (Planet Erde)

5. Sauerborn R (2007) Kontrolle tropischer Infektionskrankheiten. In: Warnsignal Klima – Mögliche Auswirkungen für Menschen, Tiere und Pflanzen. Springer-Verlag.

4. Sauerborn R (2007) Climate change and global health risks. In: Debiel T, Messner D, Nuscheler F. Global Trends 2007 – vulnerability and human security in the 21st century. Institute for Peace and Development, Duisburg, pg. 79-90.

3. Glaser, R et al (2006) Chennai: Umweltkrise und Gesundheitsrisiken in einer indischen Megacity, In: Planet Erde. Band 2: Asien, Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, Darmstadt, pg. 209-216

2. Sauerborn R, Matthies F (2006) Global environmental change and human health. In: Ehlers E and Krafft T (eds). Earth system science in the anthropocene: emerging issues and problems. Springer Verlag, pg. 113-134.

1. Bohle HG, Gans P, Glaser R, Sauerborn R, Louis V, Mistelbacher J, Nestle M, Sakdapolrak P (2006) Menschliche Gesundheit im Spannungsfeld von Umweltwandel, Bevölkerungs-dynamik und Agrarkrisen im Großraum Chennai, Südindien: Das Konzept der Vulnerabilität als Dritte Säule in der Geographie. In: Gebhardt, H. Glaser, R., Reuber, P. & Radtke (Hrsg.): Lehrbuch der Geographie, Spektrum Verlag, Heidelberg.

IPCC Contributions (Sauerborn lead-author)

IPCC (2014) 5th Assessment Report, Working Group II, Chapter 11. Human health - impacts adaptation and co-benefits. Cambridge University Press, UK pg 709-744.
Reports on Global Environmental Changes (Sauerborn Co-author)
WBGU= Wissenschaftlicher Beirat für Globale Umweltveränderungen (Scientific Advisory Board to the Federal German Government on Global Environmental Changes)