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Available online 25 June 2015:

RESEARCH

  • ID: BLT.14.147215
    pdf, 268kb

    A comparative analysis of national HIV policies in six African countries with generalized epidemics
    - Kathryn Church, Francis Kiweewa, Aisha Dasgupta, Mary Mwangome, Edith Mpandaguta, Francesc Xavier Gómez-Olivé, Samuel Oti, Jim Todd, Alison Wringe, Eveline Geubbels, Amelia Crampin, Jessica Nakiyingi-Miiro, Chika Hayashi, Muthoni Njage, Ryan G Wagner, Alex Riolexus Ario, Simon D Makombe, Owen Mugurungi & Basia Zaba
  • ID: BLT.14.146092
    pdf, 145kb

    Teenage smoking behaviour following a high-school smoking ban in Chile: interrupted time series analysis
    - Andrea B Feigl, Joshua A Salomon, Goodarz Danaei, Eric L Ding & Esteban Calvo
  • ID: BLT.14.147900
    pdf, 107kb

    Estimating the effectiveness of a hospital’s interventions in India: impact of the choice of disability weights
    - Susmita Chatterjee & Richard A Gosselin
  • ID: BLT.14.147082
    pdf, 187kb

    Estimating the absolute wealth of households
    - Daniel J Hruschka, Drew Gerkey & Craig Hadley
  • ID: BLT.14.147447
    pdf, 942kb

    Monitoring of HIV treatment in seven countries in WHO Region of the Americas
    - Pablo F Belaunzarán-Zamudio, Yanink N Caro-Vega, Bryan E Shepherd, Brenda E Crabtree-Ramírez, Paula M Luz, Beatriz Grinsztejn, Carina Cesar, Pedro Cahn, Claudia Cortés, Marcelo Wolff, Jean W Pape, Denis Padgett, Eduardo Gotuzzo, Catherine McGowan & Juan G Sierra-Madero on behalf of CCASAnet
  • ID: BLT.14.147892
    pdf, 140kb

    New indicators for delay in initiation of antiretroviral treatment: estimates for Cameroon
    - Jacques DA Ndawinz, Xavier Anglaret, Eric Delaporte, Sinata Koulla-Shiro, Delphine Gabillard, Albert Minga, Dominique Costagliola & Virginie Supervie
  • ID: BLT.14.146498
    pdf, 192kb

    Psychological distress and the perception of radiation risks: the Fukushima health management survey
    - Yuriko Suzuki, Hirooki Yabe, Seiji Yasumura, Tetsuya Ohira, Shin-Ichi Niwa, Akira Ohtsuru, Hirobumi Mashiko, Masaharu Maeda & Masafumi Abe on behalf of the Mental Health Group of the Fukushima Health Management Survey
  • ID: BLT.14.148742
    pdf, 135kb

    Transitioning to a national health system in Cyprus: a stakeholder analysis of pharmaceutical policy reform
    - Olivier J Wouters & Panos G Kanavos
  • ID: BLT.14.150516
    pdf, 202kb

    Eliminating artificial trans fatty acids in Argentina: estimated effects on the burden of coronary heart disease and the costs
    - Adolfo Rubinstein, Natalia Elorriaga, Ulises Garay, Rosana Poggio, Joaquin Caporale, Maria G Matta, Federico Augustovski, Andres Pichon-Riviere & Dariush Mozaffarian
  • ID: BLT.14.146480
    pdf, 139kb

    Errors generated by a point-of-care CD4+ T-lymphocyte analyser: a retrospective observational study in nine countries
    - Emmanuel Fajardo, Carol Metcalf, Erwan Piriou, Monique Gueguen, David Maman, Pascale Chaillet, Vivian Cox, Maryam B Rumaney, Syanness Tunggal, Cara Kosack & Teri Roberts
  • ID: BLT.14.150193
    pdf, 455kb

    Road traffic crashes, injury and fatality trends in Sri Lanka: 1938–2013
    - Samath D Dharmaratne, Achala Upendr Jayatilleke & Achini C Jayatilleke
  • ID: BLT.14.149484
    pdf, 155kb

    Betel quid use and mortality in Bangladesh: cohort study
    - Fen Wu, Faruque Parvez, Tariqul Islam, Alauddin Ahmed, Muhammad Rakibuz-Zaman, Rabiul Hasan, Maria Argos, Diane Levy, Golam Sarwar, Habibul Ahsan & Yu Chen

POLICY & PRACTICE

  • ID: BLT.14.138925
    pdf, 134kb

    The need to accelerate access to new drugs for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
    - Helen S Cox, Jennifer J Furin, Carole D Mitnick, Colleen Daniels, Vivian Cox & Eric Goemaere
  • ID: BLT.14.150037
    pdf, 121kb

    Climate change, cash transfers and health
    - Frank Pega, Caroline Shaw, Kumanan Rasanathan, Jennifer Yablonski, Ichiro Kawachi & Simon Hales

LESSONS FROM THE FIELD

  • ID: BLT.14.149849
    pdf, 72kb

    Customized online and onsite training for rabies control officers in low-income countries
    - Hervé Bourhy, Cécile Troupin, Ousmane Faye, François-Xavier Meslin, Bernadette Abela-Ridder, Amadou Alpha Sall & Jean-Pierre Kraehenbuhl
  • ID: BLT.14.145649
    pdf, 125kb

    Tuberculosis in the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake in Haiti
    - Serena P Koenig, Vanessa Rouzier, Stalz Charles Vilbrun, Willy Morose, Sean E Collins, Patrice Joseph, Diessy Decome, Oksana Ocheretina, Stanislas Galbaud, Lauren Hashiguchi, Julma Pierrot & Jean William Pape

SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

  • ID: BLT.14.145325
    pdf, 736kb

    National health accounts data from 1996 to 2010: a systematic review
    - Anthony L Bui, Rouselle F Lavado, Elizabeth K Johnson, Benjamin PC Brooks, Michael K Freeman, Casey M Graves, Annie Haakenstad, Benjamin Shoemaker, Michael Hanlon & Joseph L Dieleman
  • ID: BLT.14.148338
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    Emergency care in 59 low- and middle-income countries: systematic review
    - Ziad Obermeyer, Samer Abujaber, Maggie Makar, Samantha Stoll, Stephanie R Kayden, Lee A Wallis & Teri A Reynolds on behalf of the Acute Care Development Consortium
  • ID: BLT.14.147231
    pdf, 463kb

    Interventions to improve adherence to treatment for paediatric tuberculosis in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    - Meaghann S Weaver, Knut Lönnroth, Scott C Howard, Debra L Roter & Catherine G Lam
  • ID: BLT.14.148429
    pdf, 316kb

    Data collection tools for maternal and child health in humanitarian emergencies: a systematic review
    - Thidar Pyone, Fiona Dickinson, Robbie Kerr, Cynthia Boschi-Pinto, Matthews Mathai & Nynke van den Broek

PERSPECTIVES

  • ID: BLT.14.144980
    pdf, 52kb

    Redefining shared sanitation
    - Thilde Rheinländer, Flemming Konradsen, Bernard Keraita, Patrick Apoya & Margaret Gyapong
  • ID: BLT.14.144923
    pdf, 62kb

    Indicators of exposure to household air pollution
    - Kendra N Williams, Amanda L Northcross & Jay P Graham
  • ID: BLT.14.149765
    pdf, 42kb

    Disclosure of medical errors to patients in China
    - Lei Gao, Xuhong Zuo, Han Xu, Xiang Gao, Yanguo Chen, Chun Cecili Wang & Shaojun Wang
  • ID: BLT.14.143065
    pdf, 51kb

    Water buffalo as sentinel animals for schistosomiasis surveillance
    - Jose Ma M Angeles, Lydia R Leonardo, Yasuyuki Goto, Masashi Kirinoki, Elena A Villacorte, Hassan Hakimi, Kharleezelle J Moendeg, Seungyeon Lee, Pilarita T Rivera, Noboru Inoue, Yuichi Chigusa & Shin-ichiro Kawazu
  • ID: BLT.14.145813
    pdf, 59kb

    Aggression in mental health settings: a case study in Ghana
    - Helen Jack, Maureen Canavan, Elizabeth Bradley & Angela Ofori-Atta

LETTERS

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