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Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 35 Citations 10,302 130 World Ranking 3052 National Ranking 2

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Health care
  • Public health
  • Nursing

Benjamin Uzochukwu mainly focuses on Public health, Socioeconomic status, Socioeconomics, Environmental health and Health care. His work carried out in the field of Public health brings together such families of science as Life expectancy, Gerontology and Referral. His research in Life expectancy tackles topics such as Infant mortality which are related to areas like Demography.

In his study, Reimbursement and Equity is inextricably linked to Payment, which falls within the broad field of Socioeconomics. His Environmental health study combines topics in areas such as Developing country, Private sector and Pharmacy. His research investigates the connection between Health care and topics such as Financial risk that intersect with problems in Health administration and Nursing research.

His most cited work include:

  • Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 328 diseases and injuries for 195 countries, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016 (2465 citations)
  • Global, regional, and national age-sex specific mortality for 264 causes of death, 1980–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016 (2443 citations)
  • Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 333 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE) for 195 countries and territories, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016 (1628 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of investigation include Environmental health, Public health, Health care, Health policy and Socioeconomic status. The concepts of his Environmental health study are interwoven with issues in Developing country, Health economics, Optometry and Pediatrics. His work on Global health and Biostatistics as part of general Public health research is often related to Diagnosis of malaria and Rapid diagnostic test, thus linking different fields of science.

His Health care research also works with subjects such as

  • Payment that intertwine with fields like Equity,
  • Health facility that intertwine with fields like Referral. His Health policy research includes themes of Health services research, Health administration and Public relations. In his study, Intervention, Focus group, Nursing and Quality is strongly linked to Family medicine, which falls under the umbrella field of Psychological intervention.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Environmental health (33.15%)
  • Public health (31.46%)
  • Health care (25.84%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Public health (31.46%)
  • Health policy (20.79%)
  • Public relations (8.43%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Benjamin Uzochukwu mainly investigates Public health, Health policy, Public relations, Health care and Environmental health. In the field of Public health, his study on Global health and Epidemiological transition overlaps with subjects such as Government. Global health and Demography are commonly linked in his work.

His Health policy research incorporates themes from Health services research, Capacity building and Equity. His research in Health care intersects with topics in Service delivery framework, Service, Health facility and Communicable disease. Benjamin Uzochukwu has included themes like Developing country and Cluster sampling in his Environmental health study.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Identifying Key Challenges Facing Healthcare Systems In Africa And Potential Solutions. (24 citations)
  • The global distribution of lymphatic filariasis, 2000–18: a geospatial analysis (12 citations)
  • Dealing with context in logic model development: Reflections from a realist evaluation of a community health worker programme in Nigeria. (10 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Health care
  • Public health
  • Nursing

His primary areas of study are Public health, Environmental health, Global health, Social determinants of health and Economic growth. His work deals with themes such as Disability-adjusted life year, Disease burden and Demography, which intersect with Public health. His research brings together the fields of Tropical disease and Environmental health.

His Global health research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Developing country and Epidemiological transition. His research integrates issues of Urbanization, Corporate governance and Slum in his study of Social determinants of health. Benjamin Uzochukwu combines subjects such as Multinational corporation, Local government and Nominal group technique with his study of Economic growth.

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Best Publications

Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 328 diseases and injuries for 195 countries, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016

Theo Vos;Amanuel Alemu Abajobir;Kalkidan Hassen Abate;Cristiana Abbafati.
The Lancet (2017)

4576 Citations

Global, regional, and national age-sex specific mortality for 264 causes of death, 1980–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016

Mohsen Naghavi;Amanuel Alemu Abajobir;Cristiana Abbafati;Kaja M Abbas.
The Lancet (2017)

2778 Citations

Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 333 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE) for 195 countries and territories, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016

Simon I Hay;Amanuel Alemu Abajobir;Kalkidan Hassen Abate;Cristiana Abbafati.
The Lancet (2017)

1628 Citations

Measuring performance on the Healthcare Access and Quality Index for 195 countries and territories and selected subnational locations: A systematic analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016

Nancy Fullman;Jamal Yearwood;Solomon M Abay;Cristiana Abbafati.
The Lancet (2018)

382 Citations

Global, regional, and national under-5 mortality, adult mortality, age-specific mortality, and life expectancy, 1970-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016

Haidong Wang;Amanuel Alemu Abajobir;Kalkidan Hassen Abate;Cristiana Abbafati.
The Lancet (2017)

350 Citations

Socio-economic differences and health seeking behaviour for the diagnosis and treatment of malaria: a case study of four local government areas operating the Bamako initiative programme in south-east Nigeria

Benjamin Sc Uzochukwu;Obinna E Onwujekwe.
International Journal for Equity in Health (2004)

156 Citations

Willingness to pay for rapid diagnostic tests for the diagnosis and treatment of malaria in southeast Nigeria: ex post and ex ante

Benjamin Sc Uzochukwu;Obinna E Onwujekwe;Nkoli P Uguru;Maduka D Ughasoro.
International Journal for Equity in Health (2010)

150 Citations

Willingness to pay for community-based health insurance in Nigeria: do economic status and place of residence matter?

Obinna Onwujekwe;Ekechi Okereke;Chima Onoka;Benjamin Uzochukwu.
Health Policy and Planning (2010)

145 Citations

Determinants of non-adherence to subsidized anti-retroviral treatment in southeast Nigeria.

B S C Uzochukwu;O E Onwujekwe;A C Onoka;C Okoli.
Health Policy and Planning (2009)

143 Citations

Community satisfaction with the quality of maternal and child health services in southeast Nigeria.

B. S. C. Uzochukwu;O. E. Onwujekwe;C. O. Akpala.
East African Medical Journal (2004)

134 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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