Publications

Evaluation of Convalescent Plasma for Ebola Virus Disease in Guinea

Evaluation of Convalescent Plasma for Ebola Virus Disease in Guinea By J. van Griensven, T. Edwards, X. de Lamballerie, M.G. Semple, P. Gallian, S. Baize, P.W. Horby, H. Raoul, N. Magassouba, A. Antierens, C. Lomas, O. Faye, A.A. Sall, K. Fransen, J. Buyze, R. Ravinetto, P. Tiberghien, Y. Claeys, M. De Crop, L. Lynen, E.I. Bah, […]

Systematic review of the evidence on the effectiveness of sexual and reproductive health interventions in humanitarian crises

A systematic review aims to evaluate evidence on the effectiveness of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) interventions delivered in humanitarian crises. By Emily Warren, Nathan Post, Mazeda Hossain, Karl Blanchet, and Bayard Roberts Link to article: Systematic review of the evidence on the effectiveness of sexual and reproductive health interventions in humanitarian crises    

World Health Organization and emergency health: if not now, when?

Checchi, Francesco Waldman, Ronald J Roberts, Leslie F Ager, Alastair Asgary, Ramin Benner, Marie T Blanchet, Karl Burnham, Gilbert d’Harcourt, Emmanuel Leaning, Jennifer Massaquoi, Moses B F Mills, Edward J Moresky, Rachel T Patel, Preeti Roberts, Bayard Toole, Michael J Woodruff, Bradley Zwi, Anthony B, 2016, World Health Organization and emergency health: if not now, when?, […]

An Evidence Review of Research on Health Interventions in Humanitarian Crises

Blanchet, K.,  Sistenich, V., Ramesh, A., Frison, S., Warren, E., Smith, J., Hossain, M., Knight, A., Lewis, C., Post, N., Woodward, A., Ruby, A., Dahab, M., Pantuliano, S., Roberts, B., (2015) An Evidence review of research on health interventions in humanitarian crisis. London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Harvard School of Public Health, Overseas […]

Evidence on the Effectiveness of Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) Interventions on Health Outcomes in Humanitarian Crises: A Systematic Review.

Ramesh, A; Blanchet, K; Ensink, JH; Roberts, B; (2015) Evidence on the Effectiveness of Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) Interventions on Health Outcomes in Humanitarian Crises: A Systematic Review. PLoS One, 10 (9). e0124688. ISSN 1932-6203 DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0124688

Insurgency and the war against polio: a cross-national analysis of the political determinants of polio Globalization and Health

Kennedy, J. McKee, M. and King, L. Insurgency and the war against polio: a cross-national analysis of the political determinants of polio Globalization and Health (2015) 11:40

The Effectiveness of Interventions for Non-Communicable Diseases in Humanitarian Crises: A Systematic Review

Ruby A, Knight A, Perel P, Blanchet K, Roberts B. The Effectiveness of Interventions for Non-Communicable Diseases in Humanitarian Crises: A Systematic Review. PLOS ONE. September 2015. 10(9):e0138303

A systematic literature review of the quality of evidence for injury and rehabilitation interventions in humanitarian crises

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00038-015-0723-6Smith, J., B. Roberts, A. Knight, R. Gosselin and K. Blanchet (2015). “A systematic literature review of the quality of evidence for injury and rehabilitation interventions in humanitarian crises.” International Journal of Public Health: 1-8.

Health service utilization among conflict-affected population in Georgia.

Chikovani I, Makhashvili N, Gotsadze G, Patel V, McKee M, Uchaneishvili M, Rukhadze N, Roberts B. Health service utilization among conflict-affected population in Georgia. PLoS One. 2015 Apr; 10(4): e0122673. – See more at: http://crises.lshtm.ac.uk/?page_id=1924#sthash.p4x28u61.dpuf

Patterns of somatic distress among conflict-affected persons in the Republic of Georgia.

Moreno R, Makhashvili N, Chikovani I, Patel V, McKee M, Bisson J, Roberts B. Patterns of somatic distress among conflict-affected persons in the Republic of Georgia. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 2015 May; 78(5):466-71 – See more at: http://crises.lshtm.ac.uk/?page_id=1924#sthash.p4x28u61.dpuf