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Faruqui N; Bernays S; Martiniuk A; Abimbola S; Arora R; Lowe J; Denburg A; Joshi R, 2020, 'Access to care for childhood cancers in India: perspectives of health care providers and the implications for universal health coverage', BMC Public Health, vol. 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-09758-3

Tesema A; Joshi R; Abimbola S; Ajisegiri W; Narasimhan P; Peiris D, 2020, 'Addressing barriers to primary health-care services for noncommunicable diseases in the African Region', Bulletin of the World Health Organization, https://www.who.int/bulletin/online_first/en/

Karia AM; Balane C; Norman R; Robinson S; Lehnbom E; Durakovic I; Laba TL; Joshi R; Webster R, 2020, 'Community pharmacist workflow: Space for Pharmacy-based Interventions and Consultation TimE study protocol', International Journal of Pharmacy Practice, vol. 28, pp. 441 - 448, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijpp.12625

Tesema AG; Ajisegiri WS; Abimbola S; Balane C; Kengne AP; Shiferaw F; Dangou JM; Narasimhan P; Joshi R; Peiris D, 2020, 'How well are non-communicable disease services being integrated into primary health care in Africa: A review of progress against World Health Organization's African regional targets', PLoS ONE, vol. 15, pp. e0240984, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0240984

Mabunda SA; Angell B; Yakubu K; Durbach A; Joshi R, 2020, 'Reformulation and strengthening of return-of-service (ROS) schemes could change the narrative on global health workforce distribution and shortages in sub-Saharan Africa', Family medicine and community health, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/fmch-2020-000498

Tirupakuzhi Vijayaraghavan BK; Jha V; Rajbhandari D; Myatra SN; John O; Ghosh A; Bassi A; Arfin S; Kunigari M; Joshi R; Donaldson L; Hammond N; Venkatesh B; Vijayaraghavan BKT; Jha V; Venkatesh B; Jha V; Myatra SN; John O; Ghosh A; Bassi A; Arfin S; Joshi R; Donaldson L; Hammond N; Nag SK; Husaini SHM; Kantro V; Singh A; Mathew A, 2020, 'Hydroxychloroquine plus personal protective equipment versus standard personal protective equipment alone for the prevention of COVID-19 infections among frontline healthcare workers: The HydrOxychloroquine Prophylaxis Evaluation(HOPE) trial: A structured summary of a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial', Trials, vol. 21, pp. 754, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13063-020-04679-3

Ecker S; Joshi R; Shanthosh J; Ma C; Webster R, 2020, 'Non-Medical prescribing policies: A global scoping review', Health Policy, vol. 124, pp. 721 - 726, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2020.04.015

AJISEGIRI WS; ODUSANYA OO; JOSHI R, 2020, 'COVID-19 Outbreak Situation in Nigeria and the Need for Effective Engagement of Community Health Workers for Epidemic Response', Global Biosecurity, vol. 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.31646/gbio.69

Thrift AG; Ragavan RS; Riddell MA; Joshi R; Thankappan KR; Chow C; Oldenburg B; Mahal AS; Kalyanram K; Kartik K; Suresh O; Mini GK; Ismail J; Gamage DG; Hasan A; Srikanth VK; Thomas N; Maulik PK; Guggilla RK; Evans RG, 2020, 'Hypertension in Rural India: The Contribution of Socioeconomic Position', Journal of the American Heart Association, vol. 9, pp. e014486, http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.119.014486

Ajisegiri W; Azeb T; Joshi R; Odusanya O; Peiris D; Abimbola S, 2020, 'Is decentralisation effective for prevention and control of NCDs in Nigeria?', Africa health, https://africa-health.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/AH-2020-04-lo-res-16-NCDs.pdf

Hazard RH; Buddhika MPK; Hart JD; Chowdhury HR; Firth S; Joshi R; Avelino F; Segarra A; Sarmiento DC; Azad AK; Ashrafi SAA; Bo KS; Kwa V; Lopez AD, 2020, 'Automated verbal autopsy: From research to routine use in civil registration and vital statistics systems', BMC Medicine, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12916-020-01520-1

Hart JD; Sorchik R; Bo KS; Chowdhury HR; Gamage S; Joshi R; Kwa V; Li H; Mahesh BPK; McLaughlin D; Mikkelsen L; Miki J; Napulan R; Rampatige R; Reeve M; Sarmiento C; War NS; Richards N; Riley ID; Lopez AD, 2020, 'Improving medical certification of cause of death: Effective strategies and approaches based on experiences from the Data for Health Initiative', BMC Medicine, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12916-020-01519-8

Gamage DG; Riddell MA; Joshi R; Thankappan KR; Chow CK; Oldenburg B; Evans RG; Mahal AS; Kalyanram K; Kartik K; Suresh O; Thomas N; Mini GK; Maulik PK; Srikanth VK; Arabshahi S; Varma RP; Guggilla RK; D’Esposito F; Sathish T; Alim M; Thrift AG, 2020, 'Effectiveness of a scalable group-based education and monitoring program, delivered by health workers, to improve control of hypertension in rural India: A cluster randomised controlled trial', PLoS Medicine, vol. 17, pp. e1002997, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002997

Faruqui N; Joshi R; Martiniuk A; Lowe J; Arora R; Anis H; Kalra M; Bakhshi S; Mishra A; Santa A; Sinha S; Siddaiahgari S; Seth R; Bernays S, 2019, 'A health care labyrinth: Perspectives of caregivers on the journey to accessing timely cancer diagnosis and treatment for children in India', BMC Public Health, vol. 19, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-7911-x

Heller DJ; Kumar A; Kishore SP; Horowitz CR; Joshi R; Vedanthan R, 2019, 'Assessment of Barriers and Facilitators to the Delivery of Care for Noncommunicable Diseases by Nonphysician Health Workers in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review and Qualitative Analysis', JAMA network open, vol. 2, pp. e1916545, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.16545

Webster R; Parker G; Heritier S; Joshi R; Yeates K; Lopez-Jaramillo P; Miranda JJ; Oldenburg B; Ovbiagele B; Owolabi M; Peiris D; Praveen D; Salam A; Schwalm JD; Thankappan KR; Thomas N; Tobe S; Vedanthan R, 2019, 'Strategic, Successful, and Sustained Synergy: The Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases Hypertension Program', Global Heart, vol. 14, pp. 391 - 394, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gheart.2019.09.003

Abdel-All M; Abimbola S; Praveen D; Joshi R, 2019, 'What do Accredited Social Health Activists need to provide comprehensive care that incorporates non-communicable diseases? Findings from a qualitative study in Andhra Pradesh, India', Human Resources for Health, vol. 17, pp. 73, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12960-019-0418-9

Palagyi A; Dodd R; Jan S; Nambiar D; Joshi R; Tian M; Abimbola S; Peiris D, 2019, 'Organisation of primary health care in the Asia-Pacific region: developing a prioritised research agenda', BMJ GLOBAL HEALTH, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001467

Dodd R; Palagyi A; Jan S; Abdel-All M; Nambiar D; Madhira P; Balane C; Tian M; Joshi R; Abimbola S; Peiris D, 2019, 'Organisation of primary health care systems in low- and middle-income countries: review of evidence on what works and why in the Asia-Pacific region', BMJ GLOBAL HEALTH, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001487

Chaudhri K; Hayek A; Liu H; Joshi R, 2019, 'General practitioner and pharmacist collaboration: Does this improve risk factors for cardiovascular disease and diabetes? A systematic review protocol', BMJ Open, vol. 9, pp. e027634, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-027634

Riley ID; Hazard RH; Joshi R; Chowdhury HR; Lopez AD, 2019, 'Monitoring progress in reducing maternal mortality using verbal autopsy methods in vital registration systems: What can we conclude about specific causes of maternal death?', BMC Medicine, vol. 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12916-019-1343-4

Joshi R; Peiris D, 2019, 'Task-sharing for the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases', The Lancet Global Health, vol. 7, pp. e686 - e687, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(19)30161-5

Dodd R; Ramanathan S; Angell B; Peiris D; Joshi R; Searles A; Webster J, 2019, 'Strengthening and measuring research impact in global health: Lessons from applying the FAIT framework', Health Research Policy and Systems, vol. 17, pp. 48, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12961-019-0451-0

Abdel-All M; Angell B; Jan S; Howell M; Howard K; Abimbola S; Joshi R, 2019, 'What do community health workers want? Findings of a discrete choice experiment among Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) in India', BMJ Global Health, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001509

Abdel-All M; Angell B; Jan S; Praveen D; Joshi R, 2019, 'The development of an Android platform to undertake a discrete choice experiment in a low resource setting', Archives of Public Health, vol. 77, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13690-019-0346-0

Faruqui N; Martiniuk A; Sharma A; Sharma C; Rathore B; Arora RS; Joshi R, 2019, 'Evaluating access to essential medicines for treating childhood cancers: A medicines availability, price and affordability study in New Delhi, India', BMJ Global Health, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001379

Bassi A; John O; Gallagher M; Kotwal S; Joshi R; Essue B; Jan S; Ramachandran R; Kher V; Knight J; Jha V, 2019, 'Methodological challenges to collecting clinical and economic outcome data: Lessons from the pilot dialysis outcomes India study', Nephrology, vol. 24, pp. 445 - 449, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13257

Peiris D; Praveen D; Mogulluru K; Ameer MA; Raghu A; Li Q; Heritier S; MacMahon S; Prabhakaran D; Clifford GD; Joshi R; Maulik PK; Jan S; Tarassenko L; Patel A, 2019, 'Smarthealth India: A stepped-wedge, cluster randomised controlled trial of a community health worker managed mobile health intervention for people assessed at high cardiovascular disease risk in rural India', PLoS ONE, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0213708

Gupta Y; Kapoor D; Josyula LK; Praveen D; Naheed A; Desai AK; Pathmeswaran A; de Silva HA; Lombard CB; Shamsul Alam D; Prabhakaran D; Teede HJ; Billot L; Bhatla N; Joshi R; Zoungas S; Jan S; Patel A; Tandon N, 2019, 'A lifestyle intervention programme for the prevention of Type 2 diabetes mellitus among South Asian women with gestational diabetes mellitus [LIVING study]: protocol for a randomized trial', Diabetic Medicine, vol. 36, pp. 243 - 251, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dme.13850

Kapoor D; Gupta Y; Desai A; Praveen D; Joshi R; Rozati R; Bhatla N; Prabhakaran D; Reddy P; Patel A; Tandon N, 2019, 'Lifestyle intervention programme for Indian women with history of gestational diabetes mellitus', Global Health, Epidemiology and Genomics, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/gheg.2018.18

Limbani F; Goudge J; Joshi R; Maar MA; Jaime Miranda J; Oldenburg B; Parker G; Pesantes MA; Riddell MA; Salam A; Trieu K; Thrift AG; Van Olmen J; Vedanthan R; Webster R; Yeates K; Webster J; Pozas AF; Patel A; Pillay A; Cotrez B; Salinas CA; Nowson C; Johnson C; Villalpando CG; Garcia-Ulloa C; Litzelman D; Praveen D; Hua D; Kakoulis D; Fottrell E; Vucovich EC; Salazar FG; Musa H; Chemusto H; Haghparast-Bidgoli H; Mutabazi JC; Schultz J; Odenkirchen J; Zavala-Loayza J; Gyamfi J; Bobrow K; Neira L; Maple-Brown L; Lazo M; Daivadanam M; Wijemanne N; Almeda-Valdes P; Camacho-Lopez P; Delobelle P; Zhang P; Saulson R; Guggilla R; Kirkham R; Angeles R; Mohan S; Tobe S; Jha S; Lei S; Irazola V; Ma Y; Shenderovich Y, 2019, 'Process evaluation in the field: Global learnings from seven implementation research hypertension projects in low-and middle-income countries', BMC Public Health, vol. 19, pp. 953, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-7261-8

Cavaye D; Lehnbom EC; Laba TL; El-Boustani E; Joshi R; Webster R, 2018, 'Considering pharmacy workflow in the context of Australian community pharmacy: A pilot time and motion study', Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, vol. 14, pp. 1157 - 1162, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sapharm.2018.01.003

Praveen D; Peiris D; MacMahon S; Mogulluru K; Raghu A; Rodgers A; Chilappagari S; Prabhakaran D; Clifford GD; Maulik PK; Atkins E; Joshi R; Heritier S; Jan S; Patel A, 2018, 'Cardiovascular disease risk and comparison of different strategies for blood pressure management in rural India 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1102 Cardiorespiratory Medicine and Haematology 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1117 Public Health and Health Services', BMC Public Health, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-6142-x

Joshi R; Thrift A; Smith C; Praveen D; Vedanthan R; Gyamfi J; Schwalm J-D; Limbani F; Rubinstein A; Parker G; Ogedegbe O; Plange_Rhule J; Riddell M; Thankappan K; Thorogood M; Goudge J; Yeates K, 2018, 'Task-shifting for cardiovascular risk factor management: lessons from the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases', BMJ Global Health, vol. 3, pp. e001092, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001092

Echouffo-Tcheugui JB; Yaya S; Joshi R; Narayan KMV; Kengne AP, 2018, 'Population surveillance of cardiovascular diseases in low-income to middle-income countries should leverage existing international collaborations', BMJ Global Health, vol. 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000866

Abdel-All M; Thrift AG; Riddell M; Thankappan KRT; Mini GK; Chow CK; Maulik PK; Mahal A; Guggilla R; Kalyanram K; Kartik K; Suresh O; Evans RG; Oldenburg B; Thomas N; Joshi R, 2018, 'Evaluation of a training program of hypertension for accredited social health activists (ASHA) in rural India', BMC Health Services Research, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-018-3140-8

Owolabi MO; Yaria JO; Daivadanam M; Makanjuola AI; Parker G; Oldenburg B; Vedanthan R; Norris S; Oguntoye AR; Osundina MA; Herasme O; Lakoh S; Ogunjimi LO; Abraham SE; Olowoyo P; Jenkins C; Feng W; Bayona H; Mohan S; Joshi R; Webster R; Kengne AP; Trofor A; Lotrean LM; Praveen D; Zafra-Tanaka JH; Lazo-Porras M; Bobrow K; Riddell MA; Makrilakis K; Manios Y; Ovbiagele B, 2018, 'Gaps in guidelines for the management of diabetes in low- and middle-income versus high-income countriesda systematic review', Diabetes Care, vol. 41, pp. 1097 - 1105, http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/dc17-1795

Prabhakaran D; Anand S; Watkins D; Gaziano T; Wu Y; Mbanya JC; Nugent R; Ajay VS; Afshin A; Adler A; Ali MK; Bateman E; Bettger J; Bonow RO; Brouwer E; Bukhman G; Bull F; Burney P; Capewell S; Chan J; Chandrasekar EK; Chen J; Criqui MH; Dirks J; Dugani SB; Engelgau M; El Nahas M; Fall CH; Feigin V; Fowkes FGR; Glassman A; Goenka S; Gupta R; Hasan B; Hersch F; Hu F; Huffman MD; Jabbour S; Jarvis D; Jeemon P; Joshi R; Kamano JH; Kengne AP; Kudesia P; Kumar RK; Kumaran K; Lambert EV; Lee ES; Li C; Luo R; Magee M; Malik VS; Marin-Neto JA; Marks G; Mayosi B; McGuire H; Micha R; Miranda JJ; Montoya PA; Moran AE; Mozaffarian D; Naicker S; Naidoo NG; Narayan KV; Nikolic I; O'Donnell M; Onen C; Osmond C; Patel A; Perez-Padilla R; Poulter N; Pratt M; Rabkin M; Rajan V; Rassi A; Rawal I; Remuzzi G; Riella M; Roth GA; Roy A; Rubinstein A; Sakuma Y; Sampson UK; Siegel KR; Sliwa K; Suhrcke M; Tandon N; Thomas B; Vaca C; Vedanthan R; Verguet S; Webb M; Weber MB; Whitsel L; Wong G; Yan LL; Yancy CW; Zhang P; Zhao D, 2018, 'Cardiovascular, respiratory, and related disorders: key messages from Disease Control Priorities, 3rd edition', The Lancet, vol. 391, pp. 1224 - 1236, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)32471-6

Topp SM; Abimbola S; Joshi R; Negin J, 2018, 'How to assess and prepare health systems in low- and middle-income countries for integration of services - A systematic review', Health Policy and Planning, vol. 33, pp. 298 - 312, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czx169

Joshi R; Faruqui N; Nagarajan SR; Rampatige R; Martiniuk A; Gouda H, 2018, 'Reporting of ethics in peer-reviewed verbal autopsy studies: A systematic review', International Journal of Epidemiology, vol. 47, pp. 255 - 279, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyx216

Chow CK; Thiagalingam A; Santo K; Kok C; Thakkar J; Stepien S; Billot L; Jan S; Joshi R; Hillis GS; Brieger D; Chew DP; Rådholm K; Atherton JJ; Bhindi R; Collins N; Coverdale S; Hamilton-Craig C; Kangaharan N; Maiorana A; McGrady M; Shetty P; Thompson P; Rogers A; Redfern J, 2018, 'TEXT messages to improve MEDication adherence and Secondary prevention (TEXTMEDS) after acute coronary syndrome: A randomised clinical trial protocol', BMJ Open, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019463

Joshi R; Alim M; Maulik PK; Norton R, 2017, 'A contemporary picture of the burden of death and disability in Indian adolescents: Data from the Global Burden of Disease Study', International Journal of Epidemiology, vol. 46, pp. 2036 - 2043, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyx097

Abdel-All M; Putica B; Praveen D; Abimbola S; Joshi R, 2017, 'Effectiveness of community health worker training programmes for cardiovascular disease management in low-income and middle-income countries: A systematic review', BMJ Open, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015529

Gouda HN; Flaxman AD; Brolan CE; Joshi R; Riley ID; AbouZahr C; Firth S; Rampatige R; Lopez AD, 2017, 'New challenges for verbal autopsy: Considering the ethical and social implications of verbal autopsy methods in routine health information systems', Social Science and Medicine, vol. 184, pp. 65 - 74, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.05.002

Flaxman AD; Stewart A; Joseph JC; Alam N; Alam S; Chowdhury H; Gamage S; Gouda H; Joshi R; Lucero M; Mooney MD; Praveen D; Rampatige R; Remolador H; Sanvictores D; Serina PT; Streatfield PK; Tallo V; Wijesekera N; Murray CJL; Hernandez B; Lopez AD; Riley ID, 2017, 'Implementing the PHMRC shortened questionnaire: Survey duration of open and closed questions in three sites', PLoS ONE, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0178085

Joshi R; John O; Jha V, 2017, 'The Potential Impact of Public Health Interventions in Preventing Kidney Disease', Seminars in Nephrology, vol. 37, pp. 234 - 244, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.semnephrol.2017.02.004

Gupta Y; Kapoor D; Desai A; Praveen D; Joshi R; Rozati R; Bhatla N; Prabhakaran D; Reddy P; Patel A; Tandon N, 2017, 'Conversion of gestational diabetes mellitus to future Type 2 diabetes mellitus and the predictive value of HbA1c in an Indian cohort', Diabetic Medicine, vol. 34, pp. 37 - 43, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dme.13102

Riddell MA; Edwards N; Thompson SR; Bernabe-Ortiz A; Praveen D; Johnson C; Kengne AP; Liu P; McCready T; Ng E, 2017, 'Developing consensus measures for global programs: lessons from the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases Hypertension research program', Globalization and health, vol. 13, pp. 17 - 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12992-017-0242-8

Vedanthan R; Bernabe-Ortiz A; Herasme OI; Joshi R; Lopez-Jaramillo P; Thrift AG; Webster J; Webster R; Yeates K; Gyamfi J, 2017, 'Innovative approaches to hypertension control in low-and middle-income countries', Cardiology clinics, vol. 35, pp. 99 - 115, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ccl.2016.08.010

Owolabi M; Olowoyo P; Miranda JJ; Akinyemi R; Feng W; Yaria J; Makanjuola T; Yaya S; Kaczorowski J; Thabane L; Van Olmen J; Mathur P; Chow C; Kengne A; Saulson R; Thrift AG; Joshi R; Bloomfield GS; Gebregziabher M; Parker G; Agyemang C; Modesti PA; Norris S; Ogunjimi L; Farombi T; Melikam ES; Uvere E; Salako B; Ovbiagele B, 2016, 'Gaps in Hypertension Guidelines in Low- and Middle-Income Versus High-Income Countries: A Systematic Review', Hypertension, vol. 68, pp. 1328 - 1337, http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.116.08290


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