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Editorials
Lessons from the integrated community case management (iCCM) Rapid Access Expansion Program
Salim Sadruddin, Franco Pagnoni, Gunther Baugh
JOGH 2019; 9: 020101 (3 pages)
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Elimination of diarrheal mortality in children – the last half million
Mathuram Santosham, Christopher P Duggan, Roger Glass
JOGH 2019; 9: 020102 (4 pages)
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News
Health in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: from framework to action, transforming challenges into opportunities
Dominik Dietler, Andrea Leuenberger, Nefti-Eboni Bempong, Diarmid Campbell-Lendrum, Conradin Cramer, Rik I L Eggen, Séverine Erismann, Silvia Ferazzi, Antoine Flahault, Helen A Fletcher, Bernhard Fuhrer, Samuel Fuhrimann, Helena Greter, Anne Christine Heerdegen, Melissa Leach, Anna Leissing, Jonathan Lilje, Melissa A Penny, Helen Prytherch, Philipp Staudacher, Penelope Vounatsou, Frederik Weiss, Ruth Wiedemann, Mirko S Winkler, Xiao-Nong Zhou, Jürg Utzinger
JOGH 2019; 9: 020201 (6 pages)
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Viewpoints
Culture and epidemiology of diabetes in South Asia
Bipin Adhikari, Shiva Raj Mishra
JOGH 2019; 9: 020301 (4 pages)
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Falsified and substandard cardiovascular drugs in Africa: a need for continued monitoring strategies
Marie Antignac, Ibrahima Bara Diop, Diane Macquart de Terline, Melisande Bernard, Bernard Do, Méo Stéphane Ikama, Roland N'Guetta, Dadhi M Balde, Yessoufou Tchabi, Abdallahi Sidi Aly, Ibrahim Ali Toure, Patrick Zabsonre, Jean Marie F Damorou, Jean Laurent Takombe, Louise Boyer Chatenet, Kumar Narayanan, Eloi Marijon, Jean Philippe Empana, Xavier Jouven
JOGH 2019; 9: 020302 (5 pages)
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Will driverless cars be good for us? Now is the time for public health to act together with urban and transport planning
Angela Curl, Helen Fitt
JOGH 2019; 9: 020303 (3 pages)
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Building capacity for cancer surveillance and public health research: The Cancer Task Force Project for Cooperation in the Caribbean and Aging Research
Clarisse Joachim, Jacqueline Veronique-Baudin, Vincent Vinh-Hung, Cédric Contaret, Jonathan Macni, Lidvine Godaert, Patrick Escarmant, Karim Farid, Jean-Luc Novella,, Moustapha Drame, Guillermo Tortolero-Luna,, Priscila Torres Babie, Diego E Zavala, Yaima Galan Alvarez
JOGH 2019; 9: 020304 (7 pages)
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Current developments in the Global Governance arena: where is alcohol headed?
Sally Casswell
JOGH 2019; 9: 020305 (5 pages)
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Global health is political; can it also be compassionate?
Beniamino Cislaghi, Paul Bukuluki, Mushtaque Chowdhury, Angelica Espinosa Miranda, Leah Kenny, Anjalee Kohli, Santi Kusumaningrum, Balkissa Harouna Brah, Catherine Love, Mahesh Madhav Mathpati, Paul Nkwi, Fernando Ona, John Porter, Mónica Ruiz-Casares, Neela Saldanha, Munshi Sulaiman, Mike Wessells
JOGH 2019; 9: 020306 (4 pages)
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Realizing the potential of telemedicine in global health
Taehoon Kim, James E Zuckerman
JOGH 2019; 9: 020307 (4 pages)
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Air pollution-related deaths in Europe – time for action
Helotonio Carvalho
JOGH 2019; 9: 020308 (4 pages)
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Access to palliative care: discrepancy among low-income and high-income countries
Arjun Poudel, Bhuvan KC, Shakti Shrestha, Lisa Nissen
JOGH 2019; 9: 020309 (5 pages)
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Globalising strategies to meet global challenges: the case of ageing and dementia
Mario A Parra, Stephen Butler, William J. McGeown, Louise A Brown Nicholls, David J Robertson
JOGH 2019; 9: 020310 (8 pages)
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Knowledge and beliefs about Ebola virus in a conflict-affected area: early evidence from the North Kivu outbreak
Ben Oppenheim, Nicholai Lidow, Patrick Ayscue, Karen Saylors, Placide Mbala, Charles Kumakamba, Michael Kleinman
JOGH 2019; 9: 020311 (5 pages)
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Turning off the tap: sustaining elimination of congenital syphilis through the programme targeting high-risk groups
Xiang-Sheng Chen
JOGH 2019; 9: 020312 (4 pages)
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Metamorphosis of nursing profession: an Indian perspective
Shine Stephen, VR Vijay
JOGH 2019; 9: 020314 (6 pages)
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Portugal’s voluntary food reformulation agreement and the WHO reformulation targets
Francisco Goiana-da-Silva, David Cruz-e-Silva, Luke Allen, Alexandre Morais Nunes,Conceição Calhau, Ana Rito, Alexandra Bento, Marisa Miraldo, Ara Darzi
JOGH 2019; 9: 020315 (4 pages)
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Peritoneal dialysis: increasing global utilization as an option for renal replacement therapy
Anna M Zimmermann
JOGH 2019; 9: 020316 (3 pages)
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Health system strengthening is needed to respond to the burden of pain in low- and middle-income countries and to support healthy ageing
Saurab Sharma, Fiona M Blyth, Shiva Raj Mishra, Andrew M Briggs
JOGH 2019; 9: 020317 (4 pages)
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Articles
Atypical forms of diabetes mellitus in Africans and other non-European ethnic populations in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic literature review
Charlotte Bavuma, Diomira Sahabandu, Sanctus Musafiri, Ina Danquah, Ruth McQuillan, Sarah Wild
JOGH 2019; 9: 020401 (11 pages)
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Impact of a school-based water, sanitation, and hygiene intervention on school absence, diarrhea, respiratory infection, and soil-transmitted helminths: results from the WASH HELPS cluster-randomized trial
Anna N Chard, Joshua V Garn, Howard H Chang, Thomas Clasen, Matthew C Freeman
JOGH 2019; 9: 020402 (14 pages)
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Presenting complaints and mortality in a cohort of 22 000 adult emergency patients at a local hospital in Nepal
Samita Giri, Tormod Rogne, Oddvar Uleberg, Eva Skovlund, Sanu Krishna Shrestha, Rajendra Koju, Jan Kristian Damås, Erik Solligård, Kari R Risnes
JOGH 2019; 9: 020403 (12 pages)
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The use of emergency department and outpatient clinics by Syrian refugees
Necmi Baykan, Mehmet Ali Aslaner
JOGH 2019; 9: 020404 (5 pages)
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The impact of maternal nutrition on offspring’s risk of non-communicable diseases in adulthood: a systematic review
Jessie Pullar, Kremlin Wickramasinghe, Alessandro R Demaio, Nia Roberts, Karla-Maria Perez-Blanco, Katharine Noonan, Nick Townsend
JOGH 2019; 9: 020405 (16 pages)
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Time trends in facility-based and private-sector childbirth care: analysis of Demographic and Health Surveys from 25 sub-Saharan African countries from 2000 to 2016
Henry Victor Doctor, Emma Radovich, Lenka Benova
JOGH 2019; 9: 020406 (10 pages)
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War can harm intimacy: consequences for refugees who escaped Syria
Niveen Rizkalla, Steven P Segal
JOGH 2019; 9: 020407 (10 pages)
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Epidemiology of Treponema pallidum, Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Trichomonas vaginalis, and Herpes simplex virus type 2 among female sex workers in the Middle East and North Africa: systematic review and meta-analytics
Hiam Chemaitelly, Helen A Weiss, Alex Smolak, Elzahraa Majed, Laith J Abu-Raddad
JOGH 2019; 9: 020408 (20 pages)
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Non-communicable diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: a scoping review of large cohort studies
Kathleen Mudie, Melisa Mei Jin Tan, Lindsay Kendall, Juliet Addo, Isabel dos-Santos-Silva, Jennifer Quint, Liam Smeeth, Sarah Cook, Dorothea Nitsch, Barnabas Natamba, Francesc Xavier Gomez-Olive, Agbor Ako, Pablo Perel
JOGH 2019; 9: 020409 (10 pages)
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Implementation outcomes of the national scale up of chlorhexidine cord cleansing in Bangladesh’s public health system
Jennifer A Callaghan-Koru, Marufa Khan, Munia Islam, Ardy Sowe, Jahurul Islam, Sk Masum Billah, Imteaz Ibne Mannan, Joby George; The Bangladesh Chlorhexidine Scale Up Study Group
JOGH 2019; 9: 020410 (13 pages)
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Monitoring childbirth care in primary health facilities: a validity study in Gombe State, northeastern Nigeria
Antoinette Alas Bhattacharya, Elizabeth Allen, Nasir Umar, Adamu Umar Usman, Habila Felix, Ahmed Audu, Joanna RM Schellenberg, Tanya Marchant
JOGH 2019; 9: 020411 (13 pages)
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A cross-sectional survey of practices and knowledge among antibiotic retailers in Nairobi, Kenya
Dishon Muloi, Eric M Fèvre, Judy Bettridge, Robert Rono, Daniel Ong'are, James M Hassell, Maurice K Karani, Patrick Muinde, Bram van Bunnik, Alice Street, Margo Chase-Topping, Amy B Pedersen, Melissa J Ward, Mark Woolhouse
JOGH 2019; 9: 020412 (10 pages)
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Implications of multimorbidity patterns on health care utilisation and quality of life in middle-income countries: cross-sectional analysis
Grace Sum, Chris Salisbury, Gerald Choon-Huat Koh, Rifat Atun, Brian Oldenburg, Barbara McPake, Sukumar Vellakkal, John Tayu Lee
JOGH 2019; 9: 020413 (11 pages)
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Community drug distributors for mass drug administration in neglected tropical disease programmes: systematic review and analysis of policy documents
Cara L Macfarlane, Laura Dean, Rachael Thomson, Paul Garner
JOGH 2019; 9: 020414 (11 pages)
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Forecasting the impact of diabetes mellitus on tuberculosis disease incidence and mortality in India
Susanne F Awad, Peijue Huangfu, Houssein H Ayoub, Fiona Pearson, Soha R Dargham, Julia A Critchley, Laith J Abu-Raddad
JOGH 2019; 9: 020415 (13 pages)
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Examining the effectiveness of zinc treatment in children admitted with diarrhoea in Kenya’s public hospitals: an observational comparative effectiveness study
Lucas Malla, Rafael Perera-Salazar, Samuel Akech, Morris Ogero, Thomas Julius, Grace Irimu, Mike English, on behalf of the CIN author group
JOGH 2019; 9: 020416 (11 pages)
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Production losses associated with premature mortality in 28 European Union countries
Błażej Łyszczarz
JOGH 2019; 9: 020418 (12 pages)
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Awareness challenges of mental health disorder and dementia facing stigmatisation and discrimination: a systematic literature review from Sub-Sahara Africa
Susanne Spittel, André Maier, Elke Kraus
JOGH 2019; 9: 020419 (11 pages)
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Global mortality associated with seasonal influenza epidemics: New burden estimates and predictors from the GLaMOR Project
John Paget, Peter Spreeuwenberg, Vivek Charu, Robert J Taylor, A Danielle Iuliano, Joseph Bresee, Lone Simonsen, Cecile Viboud; for the Global Seasonal Influenza-associated Mortality Collaborator Network and GLaMOR Collaborating Teams
JOGH 2019; 9: 020421 (12 pages)
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Place of death, care-seeking and care pathway progression in the final illnesses of children under five years of age in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
Jessica Price, Joseph Lee, Merlin Willcox, Anthony Harnden
JOGH 2019; 9: 020422 (19 pages)
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Time trends in demand for family planning satisfied: analysis of 73 countries using national health surveys over a 24-year period
Franciele Hellwig, Carolina VN Coll, Fernanda Ewerling, Aluisio JD Barros
JOGH 2019; 9: 020423 (12 pages)
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Prevalence and determinants of type 2 diabetes among lean African migrants and non-migrants: the RODAM study
Felix P Chilunga, Peter Henneman, Karlijn AC Meeks, Erik Beune, Ana Requena-Méndez, Liam Smeeth, Juliet Addo, Silver Bahendeka, Ina Danquah, Matthias B Schulze, Joachim Spranger, Ellis Owusu-Dabo, Kerstin Klipstein-Grobusch, Marcel MAM Mannens, Charles Agyemang
JOGH 2019; 9: 020426 (11 pages)
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Status of health information exchange: a comparison of six countries
Thomas H Payne, Christian Lovi, Charles Gutteridge, Claudia Pagliari, Shivam Natarajan, Cui Yong, Lue-Ping Zhao
JOGH 2019; 9: 020427 (16 pages)
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Connecting mothers to care: Effectiveness and scale-up of an mHealth program in Timor-Leste
Susan Thompson, Mary Anne Mercer, Marisa Hofstee, Bert Stover, Paul Vasconcelos, Sarah Meyanathan
JOGH 2019; 9: 020428 (9 pages)
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The impact of underuse of modern methods of contraception among adolescents with unintended pregnancies in 12 low- and middle-income countries
Saverio Bellizzi, Giuseppe Pichierri, Leonardo Menchini, Jessica Barry, Giovanni Sotgiu, Quique Bassat
JOGH 2019; 9: 020429 (9 pages)
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Sexual violence and eclampsia: analysis of data from Demographic and Health Surveys from seven low- and middle-income countries
Saverio Bellizzi, Alessandra Nivoli, Paola Salaris, Anna Rita Ronzoni, Giuseppe Pichierri, Francesca Palestra, Ola Wazwaz, Miguel Angel Luque-Fernandez
JOGH 2019; 9: 020434 (10 pages)
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Research Theme 1: Verbal/Social Autopsy
How fast did newborns die in Nigeria from 2009-2013: a time-to-death analysis using Verbal/Social Autopsy data
Alain K Koffi, Jamie Perin, Henry D Kalter, Joseph Monehin, Adeyinka Adewemimo, Robert E Black
JOGH 2019; 9: 020501 (12 pages)
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Research Theme 2: Health Transitions in China
Using an evidence-based safety approach to develop China’s road safety strategies
Bing Wang, Chao Wu
JOGH 2019; 9: 020602 (14 pages)
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How government insurance coverage changed the utilization and affordability of expensive targeted anti-cancer medicines in China: an interrupted time-series study
Yifan Diao, Jie Qian, Yang Liu, Yanping Zhou, Yan Wang, Hong Ma, Xiaoyan Wang, Ren Luo, Anita Wagner, Jing Sun, Yuanli Liu
JOGH 2019; 9: 020603 (10 pages)
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Research Theme 3: Global Health Research Priorities
Setting priorities in child health research in India for 2016-2025: a CHNRI exercise undertaken by the Indian Council for Medical Research and INCLEN Trust
Kerri Wazny, Narendra K Arora, Archisman Mohapatra, Hema S Gopalan, Manoj K Das, MKC Nair, Sandeep Bavdekar, Reeta Rasaily, Vasantha Thavaraj, Malabika Roy, Chander Shekhar, Rakesh Kumar, Vishwa M Katoch, Igor Rudan, Robert E Black, Soumya Swaminathan
JOGH 2019; 9: 020701 (11 pages)
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Global research priorities to accelerate programming to improve early childhood development in the sustainable development era: a CHNRI exercise
Mark Tomlinson, Gary L Darmstadt, Aisha K Yousafzai, Bernadette Daelmans, Pia Britto, Sarah L Gordon, Elizabeth Tablante, Tarun Dua
JOGH 2019; 9: 020703 (12 pages)
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Research Theme 4: Control of Childhood Diarrhea Mortality
Drivers of the reduction in childhood diarrhea mortality 1980-2015 and interventions to eliminate preventable diarrhea deaths by 2030
Robert Black, Olivier Fontaine, Laura Lamberti, Maharaj Bhan, Luis Huicho, Shams El Arifeen, Honorati Masanja, Christa Fischer Walker, Tigest Ketsela Mengestu, Luwei Pearson, Mark Young, Nosa Orobaton, Yue Chu, Bianca Jackson, Massee Bateman, Neff Walker, Michael Merson
JOGH 2019; 9: 020801 (9 pages)
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Evolution of the World Health Organization’s programmatic actions to control diarrheal diseases
Cathy Wolfheim, Olivier Fontaine, Michael Merson
JOGH 2019; 9: 020802 (11 pages)
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Bangladesh: a success case in combating childhood diarrhoea
Sk Masum Billah, Shahreen Raihana, Nazia Binte Ali, Afrin Iqbal, Mohammad Masudur Rahman, Abdullah Nurus Salam Khan, Farhana Karim, Mohd Anisul Karim, Aniqa Hassan, Bianca Jackson, Neff Walker, M Altaf Hossain, Sukumar Sarker, Robert E Black, Shams El Arifeen
JOGH 2019; 9: 020803 (13 pages)
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Factors associated with the decline in under-five diarrhea mortality in India: a LiST analysis
Tarun Shankar Choudhary, Bireshwar Sinha, Ajay Khera, Nita Bhandari, Yue Chu, Bianca Jackson, Neff Walker, Robert E Black, Michael Merson, Maharaj Kishan Bhan
JOGH 2019; 9: 020804 (9 pages)
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Drivers of the progress achieved by Peru in reducing childhood diarrhoea mortality: a country case study
Luis Huicho, Mario Tavera, Carlos A Huayanay-Espinoza, Manuel Béjar-Díaz, María Rivera-Ch, Yvonne Tam, Neff Walker, Robert E Black
JOGH 2019; 9: 020805 (14 pages)
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Factors associated with the decline in under five diarrhea mortality in Tanzania from 1980-2015
Honorati Masanja, Pyande Mongi, Jitihada Baraka, Bianca Jackson, Yasinta Kisisiwe, Karim Manji, Nemes Iriya, Theopista John, Said Kimatta, Neff Walker, Robert E Black
JOGH 2019; 9: 020806 (9 pages)
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