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Mortality after the 2003 invasion of Iraq: a cross-sectional cluster sample survey
Discontinuation of cost sharing in Uganda.
- G. Burnham, G. Pariyo, E. Galiwango, F. Wabwire-mangen
- Medicine, Political ScienceBulletin of the World Health Organization
- 1 March 2004
Use of all services increased - even those that had never before been subject to fees, despite these services having always been free.
Mortality before and after the 2003 invasion of Iraq: cluster sample survey
Health status and health needs of older refugees from Syria in Lebanon
Older refugees from Syria are a highly vulnerable population needing health surveillance and targeted assistance, and programs assisting vulnerable populations may concentrate services on women and children leaving the elderly overlooked.
Prevalence and care-seeking for chronic diseases among Syrian refugees in Jordan
- S. Doocy, E. Lyles, T. Roberton, L. Akhu-Zaheya, Arwa I Oweis, G. Burnham
- MedicineBMC Public Health
- 31 October 2015
The prevalence of non-communicable diseases among Syrian refugees in non-camp settings in Jordan was characterized to better understand issues related to care-seeking for NCDs and identify the means to maintain and improve access to NCD care.
Configuring Balanced Scorecards for Measuring Health System Performance: Evidence from 5 Years' Evaluation in Afghanistan
- A. Edward, B. Kumar, F. Kakar, A. Salehi, G. Burnham, D. Peters
- Political SciencePLoS medicine
- 1 July 2011
Anbrasi Edward and colleagues report the results of a balanced scorecard performance system used to examine 29 key performance indicators over a 5-year period in Afghanistan, between 2004 and 2008.
Determinants of skilled birth attendant utilization in Afghanistan: a cross-sectional study.
- Maureen Mayhew, P. Hansen, G. Burnham
- Medicine, Political ScienceAmerican journal of public health
- 1 October 2008
In Afghanistan, the rate of use of safe delivery care must be improved and the financial barriers of poor and uneducated women should be reduced and culturally acceptable alternatives must be considered.
The integrated management of childhood illness in western Uganda.
- P. Kolstad, G. Burnham, H. Kalter, N. Kenya-Mugisha, R. Black
- MedicineBulletin of the World Health Organization
It is concluded that the IMCI algorithm was an important advance in the primary care of sick children in developing countries and was tested in the outpatient department of a rural district hospital in western Uganda.
Mortality in Iraq Associated with the 2003–2011 War and Occupation: Findings from a National Cluster Sample Survey by the University Collaborative Iraq Mortality Study
Based on a survey of 2,000 randomly selected households throughout Iraq, Amy Hagopian and colleagues estimate that close to half a million excess deaths are attributable to the recent Iraq war and…
Effectiveness of a pay-for-performance intervention to improve maternal and child health services in Afghanistan: a cluster-randomized trial.
The intervention had minimal effect, possibly due to difficulties communicating with health workers and inattention to demand-side factors, and P4P interventions need to consider management and community demand issues.