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Social Sciences and Humanities
Ireland
2023

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Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 50 Citations 10,750 183 World Ranking 1649 National Ranking 5

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Awards & Achievements

2023 - Research.com Social Sciences and Humanities in Ireland Leader Award

2022 - Research.com Social Sciences and Humanities in Ireland Leader Award

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Health care
  • Public health
  • Management

Ruairi Brugha mostly deals with Health policy, Developing country, Economic growth, Public health and Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. His work carried out in the field of Health policy brings together such families of science as Social science and Policy analysis. His Developing country study incorporates themes from Nursing, Health economics, Program evaluation and Environmental health.

His work on Global Health Initiatives, International health and Global health as part of his general Economic growth study is frequently connected to Government, thereby bridging the divide between different branches of science. His Public health study combines topics in areas such as Psychological intervention, Private sector, Health care and Environmental resource management. His Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Immunization, Staffing and Malaria.

His most cited work include:

  • Stakeholder analysis: a review. (612 citations)
  • Doing health policy analysis: methodological and conceptual reflections and challenges (509 citations)
  • A stakeholder analysis (508 citations)

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

Ruairi Brugha focuses on Public health, Health policy, Nursing, Economic growth and Developing country. Ruairi Brugha has included themes like Health care, Reproductive health, Environmental health, Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and Family medicine in his Public health study. His studies in Health care integrate themes in fields like Psychological intervention, Private sector and Service delivery framework.

His study explores the link between Health policy and topics such as Global health that cross with problems in Corporate governance. His study on Health services research and Global Health Initiatives is often connected to Government as part of broader study in Economic growth. His research integrates issues of Socioeconomic status, Program evaluation and Environmental resource management in his study of Developing country.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Public health (28.29%)
  • Health policy (22.93%)
  • Nursing (19.02%)

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

  • Referral (4.39%)
  • Family medicine (15.12%)
  • Medical emergency (2.93%)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Referral, Family medicine, Medical emergency, Workforce and Tanzania. In his work, Trauma surgery, Quality management and Global health is strongly intertwined with Thematic analysis, which is a subfield of Referral. The concepts of his Workforce study are interwoven with issues in Odds ratio, Health services research, Health administration and Public relations.

In his study, Rural area, Human resource management and Developing country is inextricably linked to Surgery, which falls within the broad field of Health administration. His Body of knowledge study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Health care and Public health. His Public health study is associated with Nursing.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Evaluation of a surgical training programme for clinical officers in Malawi (14 citations)
  • Anesthesia Capacity of District-Level Hospitals in Malawi, Tanzania, and Zambia: A Mixed-Methods Study. (11 citations)
  • Evaluation of a surgical supervision model in three African countries—protocol for a prospective mixed-methods controlled pilot trial (10 citations)

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

  • Health care
  • Management
  • Public health

His primary areas of study are Health services research, Referral, Intervention, Program evaluation and Medical emergency. His studies deal with areas such as Internship, Randomized controlled trial, Health administration, Developing country and Hernia repair as well as Health services research. Ruairi Brugha has researched Referral in several fields, including Psychological intervention, Trauma surgery, Global health, Thematic analysis and Quality management.

His work deals with themes such as Preparedness and Service delivery framework, which intersect with Medical emergency. While the research belongs to areas of Workforce, Ruairi Brugha spends his time largely on the problem of Cross-sectional study, intersecting his research to questions surrounding Family medicine. The study incorporates disciplines such as Cost driver, Health care, Per capita income, Rural area and Indirect costs in addition to Surgery.

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Best Publications

Stakeholder analysis: a review.

Ruairí Brugha;Zsuzsa Varvasovszky.
Health Policy and Planning (2000)

1268 Citations

Doing health policy analysis: methodological and conceptual reflections and challenges

Gill Walt;Jeremy Shiffman;Helen Schneider;Susan F Murray.
Health Policy and Planning (2008)

820 Citations

A stakeholder analysis

Zsuzsa Varvasovszky;Ruairí Brugha.
Health Policy and Planning (2000)

803 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

The effects of global health initiatives on country health systems: a review of the evidence from HIV/AIDS control

Regien G Biesma;Ruairí Brugha;Ruairí Brugha;Andrew Harmer;Aisling Walsh.
Health Policy and Planning (2009)

460 Citations

Improving the Quality of Private Sector Delivery of Public Health Services: Challenges and Strategies

Ruairí Brugha;Anthony Zwi.
Health Policy and Planning (1998)

393 Citations

What can be done about the private health sector in low-income countries?

Anne Mills;Ruairi Brugha;Kara Hanson;Barbara McPake.
Bulletin of The World Health Organization (2002)

387 Citations

SLAN 2007: Survey of lifestyle, attitudes and nutrition in Ireland. Main report.

Karen Morgan;Hannah McGee;Dorothy Watson;IJ Perry.
(2008)

357 Citations

Genital herpes infection: a review.

R Brugha;K Keersmaekers;A Renton;A Meheus.
International Journal of Epidemiology (1997)

227 Citations

Costs of near-miss obstetric complications for women and their families in Benin and Ghana.

J. Borghi;K. Hanson;C. Adjei Acquah;G. Ekanmian.
Health Policy and Planning (2003)

175 Citations

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