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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities H-index 81 Citations 23,083 382 World Ranking 96 National Ranking 47

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Health care
  • Public health
  • Management

His primary scientific interests are in Global health, Health policy, Economic growth, Environmental health and Health care. His study in Global health is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Health services research, Commission, Palliative care, Poverty and Disease burden. His Health policy research incorporates elements of Developing country, Environmental resource management and Health promotion.

His Developing country research integrates issues from Cancer, Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, Program evaluation and Gerontology. His Economic growth study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Surgery, Human resources, Call to action, Public health and Tuberculosis. Rifat Atun has included themes like Middle income countries, Attendance and Family medicine in his Health care study.

His most cited work include:

  • Estimating the true global burden of mental illness. (710 citations)
  • Expansion of cancer care and control in countries of low and middle income: a call to action. (490 citations)
  • Mobile phone messaging for facilitating self-management of long-term illnesses. (411 citations)

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

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Economic growth, Global health, Health care, Environmental health and Health policy. While the research belongs to areas of Economic growth, Rifat Atun spends his time largely on the problem of Public health, intersecting his research to questions surrounding Psychological intervention. Rifat Atun combines subjects such as Infectious disease, Health services research, Millennium Development Goals and Disease burden with his study of Global health.

His studies deal with areas such as Demography, Public relations and Family medicine as well as Health care. His Environmental health study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Disease and Tuberculosis. His Health policy study incorporates themes from Social determinants of health, Health education and Health promotion.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Economic growth (28.65%)
  • Global health (25.81%)
  • Health care (22.01%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Environmental health (21.82%)
  • Health care (22.01%)
  • Psychological intervention (18.03%)

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

Rifat Atun spends much of his time researching Environmental health, Health care, Psychological intervention, Public health and Global health. His Environmental health research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Odds ratio, Scopus, Inpatient care, Socioeconomic status and Disease burden. His study in the field of Health policy and Population health also crosses realms of Context.

His research integrates issues of Economic growth, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis in his study of Public health. His study in Economic growth is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Pandemic and Commission. Global health and Developing country are frequently intertwined in his study.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Global Economic Burden of Diabetes in Adults: Projections From 2015 to 2030 (232 citations)
  • Accelerating the elimination of viral hepatitis: a Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology Commission (148 citations)
  • Estimating the burden of antimicrobial resistance: a systematic literature review (140 citations)

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

  • Health care
  • Public health
  • Management

His primary areas of investigation include Public health, Demography, Psychological intervention, Global health and Environmental health. His Public health research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Economic growth, Mortality rate, Retrospective cohort study and Emergency medicine. His studies in Psychological intervention integrate themes in fields like Meta-analysis, Health economics and Epidemiologic Factors.

His Global health research incorporates elements of Developing country and Disease burden. His Developing country study combines topics in areas such as Cancer, Discounting and Public economics. His Environmental health research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Incidence, Systematic review, Childhood cancer, Grey literature and Scopus.

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Top Publications

Estimating the true global burden of mental illness.

Daniel Vigo;Daniel Vigo;Graham Thornicroft;Rifat Atun.
The Lancet Psychiatry (2016)

1220 Citations

Expansion of cancer care and control in countries of low and middle income: a call to action.

Paul Farmer;Julio Frenk;Felicia M Knaul;Lawrence N Shulman.
The Lancet (2010)

742 Citations

Mobile phone messaging for facilitating self-management of long-term illnesses.

Thyra de Jongh;Ipek Gurol-Urganci;Vlasta Vodopivec-Jamsek;Josip Car.
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (2012)

716 Citations

Mobile phone messaging reminders for attendance at healthcare appointments.

Ipek Gurol-Urganci;Thyra de Jongh;Vlasta Vodopivec-Jamsek;Rifat Atun.
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (2013)

668 Citations

Towards an improved investment approach for an effective response to HIV/AIDS

Bernhard Schwartländer;John Stover;Timothy Hallett;Rifat Atun;Rifat Atun.
The Lancet (2011)

595 Citations

Expanding global access to radiotherapy

Rifat Atun;David A Jaffray;David A Jaffray;David A Jaffray;Michael B Barton;Freddie Bray.
Lancet Oncology (2015)

525 Citations

An assessment of interactions between global health initiatives and country health systems

Badara Samb;Badara Samb;Timothy Evans;Mark Dybul;Mark Dybul;Rifat Atun;Rifat Atun.
The Lancet (2009)

524 Citations

Health-system reform and universal health coverage in Latin America

Rifat Atun;Luiz Odorico Monteiro De Andrade;Luiz Odorico Monteiro De Andrade;Gisele Almeida;Daniel Cotlear.
The Lancet (2015)

503 Citations

Alleviating the access abyss in palliative care and pain relief—an imperative of universal health coverage: the Lancet Commission report

Felicia Marie Knaul;Paul E Farmer;Eric L Krakauer;Eric L Krakauer;Liliana De Lima.
The Lancet (2017)

495 Citations

Mobile phone messaging for preventive health care

Vlasta Vodopivec-Jamsek;Thyra de Jongh;Ipek Gurol-Urganci;Rifat Atun.
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (2012)

411 Citations

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