Prabhat Jha – Journal Publications

Childhood and adult mortality from unintentional falls in India.
Jagnoor J, Suraweera W, Keay L, Ivers RQ, Thakur JS, Gururajd G, Jha P for the Million Death Study Collaborators.
Bull World Health Organ. 2011 August 3; BLT.11.086306.

Male use of female sex work in India: a nationally representative behavioural survey.
Gaffey MF, Venkatesh S, Dhingra N, Khera A, Kumar R, Arora P, Nagelkerke N, Jha P. 
Plos One. 2011; 6(7): e22704.

Trends in selective abortions of girls in India: analysis of nationally representative birth histories from 1990 to 2005 and census data from 1991 to 2011.
Jha P, Kesler MA, Kumar R, Ram F, Ram U,  Aleksandrowicz L, Bassani DG, Chandra S, Banthia JK.
Lancet. 2011; 377: 1921-1928. doi: 1016/S0140-6736(11)60649-1.

Diarrhea, pneumonia, and infectious disease mortality in children aged 5-14 years in India.
Morris SK, Bassani DB, Awashti S, Kumar R, Shet A, Suraweera W, Jha P, for the MDS Collaborators.
PLoS One. 2011 May; 6(5): e20119 [Epub].

Unintentional injury deaths among children younger than five years of age in India: a nationally representative mortality survey of 1.1 million homes.
Jagnoor J, Keay L, Ivers R, Suraweera W, Jha P.
Injury Prevention. 2011 April 14. [Epub]. doi: 10.1136/ip.2010.029934.

Snakebite mortality in India: a nationally representative mortality survey.
Mohapatra B, Warrell DA, Suraweera W, Bhatia P, Dhingra N, Jotkar R, Mony P, Whitaker R, Jha P.
PLoS NTD. 2011 Apr 12; 5(4): e1018 [Epub].

Capturing the context of maternal deaths from verbal autopsies: a reliability study of the Maternal Data Extraction Tool (M-DET).
Montgomery AL, Morris SK, Kumar R, Jotkar R, Money P, Bassani DG, Jha P.
PLoS One 2011 February 7 [Epub].

Towards achievement of universal healthcare in India by 2020: a call to action.
Reddy KS, Patel V, Jha P et al., for The Lancet India Group for Universal Healthcare.
Lancet. 2011 January 12. [Epub].

Causes of child and neonatal mortality in India: nationally representative mortality survey.
Bassani DG, Kumar R, Morris SK, Jha P et al, for the Million Death Study Collaborators.
Lancet. 2010; 376: 1853-6.

Adult and child malaria mortality in India.
Dhingra N, Jha P, Sharma VP, Cohen AA,  Jotkar RM, Rodriguez PS, Bassani DG, Suraweera W, Laxminarayan R, Peto R.
Lancet. 2010; 376: 1768-7.

Prevalence and correlates of Herpes Simplex Virus-2 and syphilis infections in the general population in India.
Sgaier SK, Mony P, Jayakumar S, McLaughlin C, Arora P, Kumar R, Bhatia P, Jha P.
Sex Transm Infect. 2010 Nov 8. [Epub].

Child mortality from solid-fuel use in India: a nationally-representative case-control study.
Bassani DG, Jha P, Dhingra N, Kumar R.
BMC Public Health. 2010; 12: 491.

Canada’s perceived lack of leadership on global tobacco control.
Hébert PC, Reddy KS, Jha P.
CMAJ. 2010; 182(10).

Global, regional, and national causes of child mortality in 2008: a systematic analysis.
Black RE, Cousens S, Johnson HL, Lawn JE, Rudan I, Bassani DG, Jha P, Campbell H, Walker CF, Cibulskis R, Eisele T, Liu L, and Mathers C. for the Child Health Epidemiology Reference Group of WHO and UNICEF.
Lancet. 2010; 375(9730): 1969-87.

Factors associated with physician agreement on verbal autopsy of over 27000 childhood deaths in India.
Morris SK, Bassani DG, Kumar R, Awasthi S, Paul VK, Jha P.
PLoS One. 2010; 5(3): e9583.

HIV mortality and infection in India: estimates from nationally representative mortality survey of 1.1 million homes.
Jha P, Kumar R, Khera A, Bhattachary M, Arora P, Gajakshmi V, Bhatia P, Kam D, Bassani DG, Sullivan A, Suraweera W, McLaughlin C, Dhingra N, Nagelkerke N on behalf of Million Death Study Collaborators.
BMJ. 2010; 340: c621.

The Summary Index of Malaria Surveillance (SIMS): a stable index of malaria within India.
Cohen A, Dhingra N, Jotkar R, Rodrigues P, Sharma VP, Jha P.
Popul Health Metr. 2010; 8(1): 1

Gender inequity and age-appropriate immunization coverage in India from 1992 to 2006.
Corsi DJ, Bassani DG, Kumar R, Awasthi S, Jotkar R, Kaur N, Jha P.
BMC International Health and Human Rights 2009 Oct 14;9 Suppl 1:S3.

Avoidable global cancer deaths and total deaths from smoking.
Jha P.
Nature Reviews Cancer. 2009; 9: 655-664.

Fire-related deaths in India: How accurate are the estimates?
J Jagnoor, Ivers R, Kumar R, Jha P.
Lancet. 2009; 374(9684): 117.

Heterogeneity in host HIV susceptibility as a potential contributor to recent HIV prevalence declines in Africa.
Nagelkerke N, de Vlas SJ, Jha P, Luo M, Plummer FA, Kaul R.
AIDS. 2009; 23(1): 131-2.

Universalizing access to primary health care in India.
Kumar R, Kaur M, Jha P.
Indian Journal of Public Health. 2009; 53: 22-26.

A nationally representative case-control study of smoking and death in India.
Jha P, Jacob B, Gajalakshmi V, et al.
N Engl J Med. 2008 February 13. [Epub].

Smoking, HIV and non-fatal tuberculosis in an urban African population.
Ramin B, Kam D, Feleke D, Jacob B, Jha P.
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2008 Jun; 12(6): 695-7.

Trends in HIV incidence in India from 2000 to 2007.
Arora P, Kumar R, Bhattacharya M, Nagelkerke NJ, Jha P.
Lancet. 2008; 372: 289-90.

Population biobanks in developing countries: needs and feasibility.
Sgaier, SK, Jha P, Mony P, Kurpad A, Lakshmi V, Kumar R, Ganguly NK.
Science. 2007; 318; 1074-5.

Interim measures for meeting needs for health sector data: births, deaths, and causes of death.
Hill K, Lopez AD, Shibuya K, Jha P.
Lancet. 2007 Oct 26. [Epub].

A scandal of invisibility: making everyone count by counting everyone.
Setel PW, Macfarlane SB, Szreter S, Mikkelsen L, Jha P, Stout S, AbouZahr C.
Lancet. 2007 October 26. [Epub].

Commentary: Reliable measurement of the causes of mortality in developing countries.
Jha P, Jacob B, Kumar R.
Int J Epidemiol. 2007; 36: 651-653.

Sexual risk factors for HIV infection in early and advanced HIV epidemics in sub-Saharan Africa: systematic overview of 68 epidemiological studies.
Chen L, Jha P, Stirling B et al.
PLoS One. 2007; 2(10): e1001.

Poverty and chronic diseases in Asia: challenges and opportunities.
Jha P, Chen Z.
CMAJ. 2007; 177(9): 1059-62.

Mortality in Iraq.
Jha P, Gajalakshmi V, Dhingra N, Jacob B.
Lancet. 2007; 369: 101.

Participation in HIV vaccine trials: listening to participant and community concerns.
Mills EJ, Jha P.
Ind J of Medical Research. 2006; 124(6): 608-10.

Reducing the burden of smoking worldwide: effectiveness of interventions and their coverage.
Jha P, Chaloupka FJ, Carrao M, Jacob B.
Drug and Alcohol Review. 2006; 25: 597-609.

Body mass index, sexual behaviour, and sexually transmitted infections: an analyses using the NHANES 1999-2000 data.
Nagelkerke N, Bernsen RMD, Sgaier S, Jha P.
BMC Public Health. 2006; 6: 199.

Social inequalities in male mortality, and in male mortality from smoking: indirect estimation from national death rates in England and Wales, Poland, and North America.
Jha P, Peto R, Zatonski W, Boreham J, Jarvis M, Lopez A D.
Lancet. 2006; 368: 367-370.

Advancement of global health: key messages from the Disease Control Priorities Project.
Laxminarayan R, Mills AJ, Breman JG, Measham AR, Alleyne G, Claeson M, Jha P, Musgrove P, Chow J, Shahid-Salles S, Jamison DT.
Lancet. 2006; 367: 1193-1208.

Trends in HIV-1 in young adults in south India from 2000 to 2004: a prevalence study.
Kumar R, Jha P, Arora P et al.
Lancet. 2006; 367: 1164-1172.

Low male-to-female sex ratio of children born in India: national survey of 1.1 million households.
Jha P, Kumar R, Vasa P et al.
Lancet. 2006; 367: 211-218.

Better health statistics are possible.
Bchir A, Bhutta Z, Binka F, Black R, Bos E, Bradshaw D, Garnett G, Hayashi K, Jha P et al.
Lancet. 2006; 367: 190-193.

Prospective study of one million deaths in India: rationale, design and validation results.
Jha P, Gajalakshimi V, Gupta PC, et al for the RGI-CGHR Prospective Study Collaborators.
PLoS Medicine. 2006; 3: 191-200.

Smoking & premature mortality: reflections on the contributions of Richard Doll.
Jha P, Zatonski W.
CMAJ. 2005; 173(5): 476-7.

Bidi and cigarette smoking and risk of myocardial infarction in urban India.
Rastogi S, Jha P, Reddy KVS et al.
Tobacco Control. 2005; 173(5): 476-7.

More on India’s HIV-1 epidemic.
Jha P, Arora P, Nagelkerke N.
CMAJ. 2005; 173(1): 18.

Does use of tobacco or alcohol contribute to impoverishment from hospitalization costs in India?
Bonu S, Rani M, Peters DH, Jha P, Nguyen SN.
Health Policy Plan. 2005; 20(1): 41-9.

Sample registration of vital events with verbal autopsy: a renewed commitment to measuring and monitoring vital statistics.
Setel P, Sankoh O, Rao C, Velkoff VA, Mathers C, Gonhuan Y, Jha P, Sethi RC, Hemed Y, Lopez AD.
Bull World Health Organ. 2005; 83(8): 611-617.

Global IDEA.
Jha P, Brown D, Nagelkerke N, Slutsky AS, Jamison, DT.
CMAJ. 2005; 172.

Weapons of mass salvation: Canada’s role in improving the health of the global poor.
Jha P, Stirling B, Slutsky AS.
CMAJ. 2004; 170(1): 66-7.

Evidence for global health.
Jha P, Lavery JV.
CMAJ. 2004; 170(11): 1687-8.

Household tobacco and alcohol use, and child health: an exploratory study from India.
Bonu S, Rani M, Jha P, Peters DH, Nguyen SN.
Health Policy. 2004; 70(1): 67-83.

India’s HIV-1 epidemic.
Arora P, Cyriac A, Jha P.
CMAJ. 2004; 171(11).

Social and economic justice: the road to health.
Jha P, Lavery J.
CMAJ. 2004; 171(9).

Health and economic benefits of an accelerated program of research to combat global infectious diseases.
Jha P, Brown D, Slutsky AS et al for Global IDEA Scientific Advisory Committee.
CMAJ. 2004; 172(12): 1538-39.

Tobacco use in India: prevalence and predictors of smoking and chewing in a national cross sectional household survey.
Rani M, Bonu S, Jha P, Nguyen SN, Jamjoum L.
Tobacco Control. 2003; 12(4): e4.

Risk factors for adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix in women aged 20-44 years: the UK national case-control study of cervical cancer.
Green J, Berrington de Gonzalez A, Sweetland S, Beral V, Chilvers C, Crossley B, Deacon J, Hermon C, Jha P, et al.
Br J Cancer. 2003; 89: 2078-86.

Global efforts for reducing the burden of smoking.
Chaloupka FJ, Jha P, Currao M et al.
Disease Management Health Outcomes. 2003; 11(10): 647-661.

Smoking and mortality from tuberculosis and other diseases in India: retrospective study of 43000 adult male deaths and 35000 controls.
Gajalakshmi V, Peto R, Kanaka T, Jha P.
Lancet. 2003; 362: 507-515.

Mother-to-child HIV transmission and ARVs.
de Vlas SJ, Nagelkerke NJ, Jha P, Plummer FA.
Science. 2002; 298(5601): 2129.

Modelling HIV/AIDS epidemics in Botswana and India: impact of interventions to prevent transmission.
Nagelkerke NJ, Jha P, de Vlas SJ, Korenromp EL, Moses S, Blanchard JF, Plummer FA.
Bull World Health Organ. 2002; 80(2): 89-96.

Global and regional estimates of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of price increases and other tobacco control policies.
Ranson K, Jha P, Chaloupka FJ, Nguyen S.
Nicotine Tob Res. 2002; 4(3): 311-9.

Oral contraceptives and cervical cancer.
Berrington A, Jha P, Peto J, Green J, Hermon C.
Lancet. 2002; 360(9330): 410.

Estimates of global and regional smoking prevalence in 1995, by age and sex.
Jha P, Ranson MK, Nguyen SN, Yach D.
Am J Public Health. 2002; 92(6): 1002-6.

Improving the health of the global poor.
Jha P, Mills A, Hanson K, Kumaranayake L, et al.
Science. 2002; 295(5562): 2036-9.

Story on smoking and poor people is incomplete.
Jha P, Musgrove P, Chaloupka FJ, Yach D.
BMJ. 2001; 323: 1070.

The evidence base for interventions to reduce mortality from vaccine preventable diseases in low and middle-income countries.
England S, Loevinsohn B, Melgaard B, Kou U, Jha P.
Commission on Macroeconomics and Health Working Group Five Paper No. 10, 2001.

The evidence base for interventions to reduce under five mortality in low and middle-income countries.
Nemer L, Jha P, Gelband H, Stansfield S.
Commission on Macroeconomics and Health Working Group Five Paper No. 9, 2001.

The evidence base for reducing mortality from smoking in low and middle income countries.
Chaloupka F. J, Jha P, Corrao M. A, Costa e Silva V, Ross H, Czart C, Yach D.
Commission on Macroeconomics and Health Working Group Five Paper No. 7, 2001.

The evidence base for interventions to reduce maternal and neonatal mortality in low and middle-income countries.
Gelband H, Liljestrand J, Nemer L, Islam M, Zupan J, Jha P.
Commission on Macroeconomics and Health Working Group Five Paper No. 5, 2001.

Modelling the HIV/AIDS epidemics in India and Botswana: The effect of interventions.
Nagelkerke N, Jha P, Vlas de S, Korenromp E, Moses S, Blanchard J, Plummer F.
Commission on Macroeconomics and Health Working Group Five Paper No. 4, 2001.

The evidence base for interventions to prevent HIV infection in low and middle-income countries.
Jha P, Vaz LME, Plummer F, Nagelkerke N, Willbond B, Ngugi, E, Moses S, John G, Nduati R, MacDonald K. S, Berkley S.
Commission on Macroeconomics and Health Working Group Five Paper No. 2, 2001.

Avoidable mortality in India.
Jha P, Nguyen S.
Commission on Macroeconomics and Health Working Group Five Paper No. 1, 2001.

Reliable mortality data: a powerful tool for public health.
Jha P.
Natl Med J India 2001; 14(3):129-31.

Tobacco control in developing countries.
Jha P, Chaloupka FJ, Ross H, Czart C.
Developmental Bulletin. 2001; 54: 15-1.

Reducing HIV transmission in developing countries.
Jha P, Nagelkerke NJD, Ngugi E, Wilbond B, Prasada-Rao JVR, Moses S, Plummer FA.
Science. 2001; 292(5515): 224-5.

The economics of global tobacco control.
Jha P, Chaloupka FJ.
BMJ. 2000; 321: 358-361.

High diastolic blood pressure was associated with increased risk of stroke in Eastern Asia.
Jha P.
Evidence-based Cardiovascular Medicine. 1999; 3: 6.

Muerte e impuesto: aspectos económicos del control del tabaco.
Jha P, de Beyer J.
Finanzas y desarrollo: publicación trimestral del Fondo Monetario Internacional y del Banco Mundial. 1999; 36(4).

Death and taxes: the economics of tobacco control.
Jha P, de Beyer J, Heller P.
Finance and Development. 1999, 46-49.

Curbing the epidemic: governments and the economics of tobacco control Tobacco.
Jha P, Chaloupka FJ.
Control 1999; 8:196-201.

A Fine Balance: Some options for India’s urban public and private health care systems.
Naylor CD, Jha P, Woods J, Sharriff A.
World Bank HNP Series Paper June 1999.

Tobacco control in the former socialist economies of Europe and Central Asia.
Novotny TE, Jha P, Nguyen SN, Huffman S.
Eurohealth. 1998/99:4:6; 13-16.

The cost effectiveness of forty health interventions in Guinea.
Jha P, Ranson K, Bangoura O.
Health Policy and Planning. 1998: 13: 249-262.

Antioxidant vitamins in cardiovascular disease: Commentary.
Jha P.
Evidence-based Cardiovascular Medicine 1997; 1:13-14.

The World Bank’s perspective on global health.
Claeson M, de Beyer, J, Jha P, Feachem R.
Current Issues in Public Health. 1996; 2: 264-269.

Characteristics and mortality outcomes of thrombolysis trial participants and non-participants: a population-based comparison.
Jha P, DeBoer D, Sykora K, Naylor CDN.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology 1996; 27:1335-42.

The HOPE (Heart Outcomes Prevention Evaluation) Study: The design of a large, simple randomized trial of an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ramipril) and vitamin E in patients at high risk for cardiovascular events.
Jha P, Yusuf S, Montague T et al. for the HOPE Investigators.
Canadian Journal of Cardiology 1996; 12:127-37.

Measuring the burden of disease and the cost effectiveness of health interventions: A case study in Guinea, 1996.
Jha P, Ranson K, Bobadilla JL.
World Bank Technical Paper No. 279, 1996.

The antioxidant vitamins and cardiovascular disease: A critical review of epidemiological and clinical trial data.
Jha P, Flather M, Yusuf S et al.
Annals of Internal Medicine 1995; 123(11); 860-72.

The emerging role of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in cardiac and vascular protection.
Lonn EM, Yusuf S, Jha P, et al.
Circulation 1994; 90:2056-69.

Coronary artery disease in Asian Indians: Prevalence and risk factors — a global perspective.
Jha P, Enas E, Yusuf S.
Asian American and Pacific Islander Journal of Health. 1993; 1: 163-75.

Primary and secondary prevention of myocardial infarction and strokes: an update of randomized clinical trials.
Yusuf S, Lessem J, Jha P, Lonn E.
Journal of Hypertension. 1993; 11: S61-S73.

Antibodies to human papillomavirus and other genital infectious agents and invasive cervical cancer risk.
Jha PK, Beral V, Peto J et al.
Lancet. 1993; 341: 116-18.

Cervical cancer screening in England.
Jha P.
Gynecologié. 1991; 42: 385-86.

Epidemiology of cervical cancer: an overview.
Jha P.
Gynecologié. 1991; 42: 383


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