Department: James P Grant School of Public Health
Article Published in Refereed Journals

Year: 2014

  • "A placebo-controlled randomized trial of oseltamivir treatment to reduce influenza illness duration and influenza virus shedding in an urban slum in Bangladesh: Assessing effectiveness when treatment was initiated within 5 days of illness onset" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Fry AM Co-author: Goswami D, Nahar K, Sharmin AT, Rahman M, Gubareva L, Lindstrom S, Azim T, Bresee J, Luby SP, Brooks WA Name of Publisher: Lancet Infectious Disease Volume and Issue: 14(2):109-18 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "Achieving Universal Health Coverage Through Community Empowerment: A proposition for Bangladesh" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: Taufique Joarder Co-author: Malabika Sharker Name of Publisher: Indian Journal of Community Medicine Volume and Issue: Volume 40, Issue 3 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health, Universal Health Coverage
  • "An mHealth Model to Increase Clinic Attendance for Breast Symptoms in Rural Bangladesh: Can Bridging the Digital Divide Help Close the Cancer Divide?" , Ophira M Ginsburg Lead/Principal Author: Ginsburg OM Co-author: Chowdhury M, Wu W, Chowdhury MT, Pal BC, Hasan R, Khan ZH, Dutta D, Saeem AA, Al-Mansur R, Mahmud S, Woods JH, Story HH, Salim R Name of Publisher: Oncologist Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Health
  • "Cancer economics, policy and politics: What informs the debate? Perspectives from the EU, Canada and US" , Ophira M Ginsburg Lead/Principal Author: Aggarwal A Co-author: Ginsburg O*, Fojo T Name of Publisher: Journal of Cancer Policy Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health
  • "Chapter on Financing, Health Systems in Transition, Bangladesh" , Jahangir Khan Lead/Principal Author: Khan J Co-author: Begum T, Huque R Name of Publisher: Asia-Pacific Health Systems Observatory Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Healthcare, Finance
  • "Conventional or Interpersonal Communication: Which Works Best in Disseminating Malaria Information in an endemic Rural Bangladeshi Community?" , Syed Masud Ahmed Lead/Principal Author: Ahmed SM Co-author: Hossain MS, Kabir M Name of Publisher: PLoS ONE Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health
  • "Design of an impact evaluation using a mixed methods approach - an explanatory assessment of the effects of results-based financing mechanisms on maternal healthcare services in Malawi" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: Stephan Brenner Co-author: Adamson S Muula, Paul Jacob Robyn, Till B?nighausen, Malabika Sarker, Don P Mathanga, Thomas Bossert, Manuela De Allegri Name of Publisher: BMC Health Services Research Volume and Issue: Volume 14, Issue 180 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health, Maternal Health
  • "Factors associated with acute malnutrition among children reporting to a diarrhoea treatment facility in Bangladesh" , Md Iqbal Hossain Lead/Principal Author: Fuchs C Co-author: Sultana T, Ahmed T, Hossain MI Name of Publisher: International journal of Pediatrics Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Nutrition, Child Health
  • "Family caregivers in public tertiary care hospitals in Bangladesh: Risks and opportunities for infection control" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Islam MS Co-author: Luby SP, Sultana R, Rimi NA, Zaman RU, Uddin M, Nahar N, Rahman M, Hossain MJ, Gurley ES Name of Publisher: American journal of infection control Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Health
  • "Febrile illness and pro-inflammatory cytokines are associated with lower neurodevelopmental scores in Bangladeshi infants living in poverty" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Jiang NM Co-author: Tofail F, Moonah SN, Scharf RJ, Taniuchi M, Ma JZ, Hamadani JD, Gurley ES, Houpt ER, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Haque R, Petri WA, Jr Name of Publisher: BMC Pediatrics Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Medicine
  • "Getting the basics right ? the role of water, sanitation and hygiene in maternal and reproductive health; a conceptual framework" , Kaosar Afsana Lead/Principal Author: Campbell OMR Co-author: Benova L, Gon G, Afsana K, Cumming O Name of Publisher: PLOS One Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Health
  • "Household air quality risk factors associated with childhood pneumonia in urban Dhaka, Bangladesh" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Ram PK Co-author: Dutt D, Silk BJ, Doshi S, Rudra CB, Abedin J, Goswami D, Fry AM, Brooks WA, Luby SP, Cohen SL Name of Publisher: American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene Volume and Issue: 90(5):968-75 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "How much salt do adults consume in climate vulnerable coastal Bangladesh?" , Sabrina Rasheed Lead/Principal Author: Rasheed S Co-author: Jahan S, Sharmin T, Hoque S, Khanam MA, Land MA, Iqbal M, Hanifi SM, Khatun F, Siddique AK, Bhuiya A Name of Publisher: BMC Public Health Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Climate Change
  • "Identification and epidemiology of a rare HoBi_like pestivirus strain in Bangladesh" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: N. Haider Co-author: Rahman MS, Khan SU, Mikolon A, Gurley ES, Osmani MG, Shanta IS, Paul SK, Macfarlane-Berry L, Islam A, Desmond J, Epstein JH, Daszak P, Azim T, Luby SP, Zeidner N, Rahman MZ Name of Publisher: Transboundary and Emerging Diseases Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Medicine
  • "Impact of neighborhood biomass cooking patterns on episodic high indoor particulate matter concentrations in clean fuel homes in Dhaka, Bangladesh" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Salje H Co-author: Gurley ES, Homaira N, Ram PK, Haque R, Petri W, Moss WJ, Lessler J, Luby SP, Breysse P, Azziz-Baumgartner E Name of Publisher: Indoor Air Volume and Issue: 24(2):213-20 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "Incidence of and Risk Factors for Hospital-Acquired Diarrhea in Three Tertiary Care Public Hospitals in Bangladesh" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Bhuiyan MU Co-author: Luby SP, Zaman RU, Rahman MW, Sharker MY, Hossain MJ, Rasul CH, Ekram AS, Rahman M, Sturm-Ramirez K, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Gurley ES Name of Publisher: The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Medicine
  • "Indoor exposure to particulate matter and children?s age at first acute lower respiratory infection in a low-income, urban community in Bangladesh" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Emily Gurley Co-author: Salje H, Homaira N, Ram PK, Haque R, Petri W, Bresee J, Moss WJ, Luby SP, Breysse P, Azziz-Baumgartner E Name of Publisher: American Journal of Epidemiology Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Epidemiology
  • "Informal allopathic provider knowledge and practice regarding control and prevention of TB in rural Bangladesh" , Syed Masud Ahmed Lead/Principal Author: Islam QS Co-author: Ahmed SM Name of Publisher: International Health Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health
  • "Infrastructure and contamination of the physical environment in three Bangladeshi hospitals: putting infection control into context" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Rimi NA Co-author: Sultana R, Luby SP, Islam MS, Uddin M, Hossain MJ, Zaman RU, Nahar N, Gurley ES Name of Publisher: PLoS One Volume and Issue: 9(2): e89085 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "International Women?s Day 2014: Women?s Health Equity is Progress for All" , Ophira M Ginsburg Lead/Principal Author: Ginsburg O Co-author: None Name of Publisher: eCancer Medical Science, European Institute of Oncology Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Health
  • "Investigating a crow die-off in January-February 2011 during the introduction of a new clade of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 into Bangladesh" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Khan MSU Co-author: Merman LS, Haider N, Gerloff N, Rahman MZ, Shu B, Rahman M, Dey TK, Davis CT, Chandra B, Balish A, Islam A, Linstrom S, Klimov A, Donis RO, Luby SP, Mikolon AB Name of Publisher: Arch Virol Volume and Issue: 159(3):509-18 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "Isolation of Salmonella Virchow from a Fuit Bat (Pteropus giganteus)" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Islam A Co-author: Mikolon A, Mikoleit M, Ahmed D, Khan SU, Sharker MAY, Hossain MJ, Islam A, Epstein JH, Luby S Name of Publisher: EcoHealth Volume and Issue: 10(4), Page 348-351 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "Kala-azar in Pregnancy in Mymensingh, Bangladesh: A Social Autopsy" , Kazi Mizanur Rahman Lead/Principal Author: Rahman KM Co-author: Olsen A, Harley D, Butler CD, Mondal D, et al. Name of Publisher: PLoS Negl Trop Dis Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Maternal Health
  • "Lack of BCG vaccination and other risk factors for bacteraemia in severely malnourished children with pneumonia" , Md Iqbal Hossain Lead/Principal Author: Chisti MJ Co-author: Salam MA, Ahmed T, Shahid ASMSB, ShahunjaKM, Faruque ASG, BardhanPK, Hossain MI, Islam MM, Das SK, Huq S, Shahrin L, Huq E, Chowdhury F and Ashraf H. Name of Publisher: Epidemiol Infect Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Vaccine
  • "Lessons for transforming public health surveillance from tracking progress towards health and equity through the Millennium Development Goals. In Mark Conde et al (eds).Transforming Public Health Surveillance." , Kaosar Afsana Lead/Principal Author: Patel MS Co-author: Afsana K, Phillips C Name of Publisher: Public Health Practice, LLC, and. Elsevier Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Health
  • "Meaning of Death: an Exploration of Perception of Elderly in a Bangladeshi Village" , Taufique Joarder Lead/Principal Author: Taufique Joarder Co-author: Alicia Cooper Shahaduz Zaman Name of Publisher: Journal of Cross Cultural Gerontology Volume and Issue: 29(3) Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Medical Anthropology, Elderly Health, Public Health
  • "Microbiological evaluation of the efficacy of soapy water to clean hands: A randomized controlled field trial" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Amin N Co-author: Pickering AJ, Ram PK, Unicomb L, Najnin N, Homaira N, Ashraf S, Abedin J, Islam MS, Luby SP Name of Publisher: American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene Volume and Issue: 91(2):415-23 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "Mobilizing and sustaining demand and supply of primary health care for the urban poor: the case of UPPR in Bangladesh" , Alayne Adams Lead/Principal Author: Adams, A.M. Co-author: Kakoly, N.K., Rashid S.F. Name of Publisher: Social Science and Medicine Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Healthcare
  • "Multiple reassortment events among highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N1) viruses detected in Bangladesh" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Gerloff NA Co-author: Khan SU, Balish A, Shanta IS, Simpson N, Berman L, Haider N, Poh MK, Islam A, Gurley ES, Hasnat MA, Dey T, Shu B, Emery S, Lindstrom S, Haque A, Klimov A, Villanueva J, Rahman M, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Rahman MZ, Luby SP, Zeidner N, Donis RO, Sturm-Ramirez K, Davis CT Name of Publisher: Virology Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Medicine
  • "Multiple reassortment events among highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N1) viruses detected in Bangladesh from 2008-2012" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Gerloff NA Co-author: Khan SU, Simpson N, Shanta IS, Balish A, Berman L, Haider N, Poh M, Islam M, Dey T, Lindstrom S, Haque M, Klimov A, Villanueva J, Luby SP, Zeidner N, Donis RO, Sturm-Ramirez K, Davis CT Name of Publisher: Virology Volume and Issue: 2014 Feb;450-451:297-307 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "Nudging to Use: Achieving Safe Water Behaviors in Kenya and Bangladesh" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Luoto J Co-author: Levine D, Albert J, Luby S Name of Publisher: Journal of Development Economics Volume and Issue: 110 (2014) 13-21 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "Outbreak of hepatitis E in urban Bangladesh resulting in maternal and perinatal mortality" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Gurley ES Co-author: Hossain MJ, Paul RC, Sazzad HM, Islam MS, Parveen S, Faruque LI, Husain M, Ara K, Jahan Y, Rahman M, Luby SP Name of Publisher: Clinical Infectious Diseases Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Medicine
  • "Piloting the promotion of bamboo skirt barriers to prevent Nipah virus transmission through date palm sap in Bangladesh" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Nahar N Co-author: Mondal UK, Sultana R, Gurley ES, Hossain MJ, Khan SU, Luby SP Name of Publisher: Global Health Promotion Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Health
  • "Population-based incidence of severe acute respiratory virus infections among children aged <5 years in rural Bangladesh, June-October 2010" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Nasreen S Co-author: Luby SP, Brooks WA, Homaira N, al-Mamun A, Bhuiyan MU, Rahman M, Ahmed D, Abedin J, Rahman M, Alamgir ASM, Fry AM, Streatfield PK, Rahman A, Breese J, Widdowson MA, Azziz-Baumgartner Name of Publisher: PLoS One Volume and Issue: 9(2): e89978 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "Poultry slaughtering practices in rural communities of Bangladesh and risk of avian influenza transmission: a qualitative study" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Rimi NA Co-author: Sultana R, Ishtiak-Ahmed K, Khan SU, Sharker MY, Zaman RU, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Gurley ES, Nahar N, Luby SP Name of Publisher: EcoHealth Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Health
  • "Prevalence and Experiences of Intimate Partner Violence Against Women With Disabilities in Bangladesh Results of an Explanatory Sequential Mixed-Method Study" , Nasima Selim Lead/Principal Author: Md. Tanvir Hasan Co-author: Tisa Muhaddes, Suborna Camellia, Nasima Selim and Sabina Faiz Rashid Name of Publisher: . Journal of Interpersonal Violence Volume and Issue: DOI: 10.1177/0886260514534525 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Mixed Method Health Research, Public Health, Violence Against Women, Disabilities Research
  • "Roosting behavior and habitat selection of Pteropus giganteus reveals potential links to Nipah virus epidemiology" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Hahn M Co-author: Epstein J, Gurley E, Islam M, Luby S, Daszak P, Patz J Name of Publisher: Journal of Applied Ecology Volume and Issue: 51(2):376-387 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "Roosting behaviour and habitat selection of Pteropus giganteus reveal potential links to Nipah virus epidemiology" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Hahn MB Co-author: Epstein JH, Gurley ES, Islam MS, Luby SP, Daszak P, Patz JA Name of Publisher: Journal of Applied Ecology Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Medicine
  • "The impact of age and sex on healthcare expenditure of households in Bangladesh" , Jahangir Khan Lead/Principal Author: Sarker AR Co-author: Mahumud RA, Sultana M, Ahmed S, Ahmed W, Khan JAM Name of Publisher: SpringerPlus Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health
  • "The informal health sector and health care-seeking behavior of mothers in urban Dhaka slums" , Dr. Sabina Faiz Rashid Lead/Principal Author: Bruce K. Caldwell Co-author: Sabina Faiz Rashid, Shivani Murthy Name of Publisher: Journal of Population Research Volume and Issue: 31/2 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health