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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 34 Citations 4,036 175 World Ranking 3188 National Ranking 22

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Public health
  • Health care

His primary areas of investigation include Public health, Environmental health, Occupational safety and health, Injury prevention and Suicide prevention. His study in the field of Health policy is also linked to topics like Informed consent. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Global health, Intervention and Health equity.

The Environmental health study combines topics in areas such as Developing country, Occupational medicine, Farm workers and Cross-sectional study. Occupational safety and health is closely attributed to Economic growth in his work. His research in Injury prevention focuses on subjects like Human factors and ergonomics, which are connected to Structural adjustment and Animal studies.

His most cited work include:

  • The epidemiology, pathogenesis, transmission, diagnosis, and management of multidrug-resistant, extensively drug-resistant, and incurable tuberculosis (292 citations)
  • Smallholder vegetable farmers in Northern Tanzania: Pesticides use practices, perceptions, cost and health effects (243 citations)
  • Contamination of rural surface and ground water by endosulfan in farming areas of the Western Cape, South Africa. (143 citations)

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

Leslie London mostly deals with Public health, Environmental health, Occupational safety and health, Human rights and Economic growth. Particularly relevant to Health policy is his body of work in Public health. His studies deal with areas such as Cross-sectional study, Pesticide and Farm workers as well as Environmental health.

His Pesticide research includes themes of Toxicology and Environmental protection. He has researched Occupational safety and health in several fields, including Developing country, Injury prevention and Suicide prevention. His Human rights research incorporates elements of Civil society, Public relations and Public administration.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Public health (23.10%)
  • Environmental health (22.38%)
  • Occupational safety and health (20.22%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Public health (23.10%)
  • Economic growth (12.27%)
  • Environmental health (22.38%)

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

Leslie London mostly deals with Public health, Economic growth, Environmental health, Occupational safety and health and Human rights. His study in Public health is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Legislation, National health, Health care, Conflict of interest and Democracy. In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Economic growth, Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, Environmental resource management and Hazard communication is strongly linked to Human resources.

His Environmental health research includes elements of Fetal alcohol syndrome, Alcohol outlet and Legislature. His research in Occupational safety and health tackles topics such as Suicide prevention which are related to areas like Injury prevention. His Human rights study incorporates themes from Civil society, Politics and Public relations.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • The epidemiology, pathogenesis, transmission, diagnosis, and management of multidrug-resistant, extensively drug-resistant, and incurable tuberculosis (292 citations)
  • Assessing the health impact of transnational corporations: its importance and a framework (51 citations)
  • The Extractive Industries: Can We Find New Solutions to Seemingly Intractable Problems? (39 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Public health
  • Health care

His main research concerns Economic growth, Health policy, Social determinants of health, Public health and Global health. Leslie London combines subjects such as Soft law, Harm, Accountability and Scientific progress with his study of Health policy. His studies in Social determinants of health integrate themes in fields like Psychological intervention, Training, Upstream, MEDLINE and Population health.

His study explores the link between Psychological intervention and topics such as Mental health that cross with problems in Environmental health. His Public health research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Legitimacy, Legislation and Human rights. His research in Global health intersects with topics in Curriculum, International health, Health promotion, Conflict of interest and Politics.

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Best Publications

The epidemiology, pathogenesis, transmission, diagnosis, and management of multidrug-resistant, extensively drug-resistant, and incurable tuberculosis

Keertan Dheda;Tawanda Gumbo;Gary Maartens;Kelly E. Dooley.
The Lancet Respiratory Medicine (2017)

432 Citations

Smallholder vegetable farmers in Northern Tanzania: Pesticides use practices, perceptions, cost and health effects

A.V.F. Ngowi;T.J. Mbise;A.S.M. Ijani;L. London.
Crop Protection (2007)

320 Citations

Farmers' knowledge, practices and injuries associated with pesticide exposure in rural farming villages in Tanzania

Elikana E Lekei;Aiwerasia V Ngowi;Leslie London.
BMC Public Health (2014)

252 Citations

What is a human-rights based approach to health and does it matter?

Leslie London.
Health and Human Rights (2008)

220 Citations

Suicide and exposure to organophosphate insecticides: Cause or effect?†

Leslie London;A. J. Flisher;C. Wesseling;Donna Mergler.
American Journal of Industrial Medicine (2005)

217 Citations

Neurobehavioral and neurodevelopmental effects of pesticide exposures.

Leslie London;Cheryl Beseler;Maryse F. Bouchard;David C. Bellinger.
Neurotoxicology (2012)

163 Citations

Contamination of rural surface and ground water by endosulfan in farming areas of the Western Cape, South Africa

Mohamed A Dalvie;Eugene Cairncross;Abdullah Solomon;Leslie London.
Environmental Health (2003)

154 Citations

An Ambulance of the Wrong Colour Health Professionals, Human Rights and Ethics in South Africa

Laurel Baldwin-Ragaven;Jeanelle De Gruchy;Leslie London.
(1999)

150 Citations

Effects of long-term organophosphate exposures on neurological symptoms, vibration sense and tremor among South African farm workers

Leslie London;Victor Nell;Mary-Lou Thompson;Jonathan E Myers.
Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health (1998)

144 Citations

The `dop' system, alcohol abuse and social control amongst farm workers in South Africa: a public health challenge

Leslie London.
Social Science & Medicine (1999)

137 Citations

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