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profileRifat Atun, M.B.,B.S.

TitleProfessor of Global Health Systems
InstitutionHarvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
DepartmentHealth Systems Group
AddressHarvard School of Public Health
Bldg 1 - 12th floor
665 Huntington Ave
Boston MA 02115
Phone617/432-1084
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InstitutionHarvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
DepartmentHealth Policy and Management


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  1. Knaul FM, Farmer PE, Krakauer EL, De Lima L, Bhadelia A, Jiang Kwete X, Arreola-Ornelas H, Gómez-Dantés O, Rodriguez NM, Alleyne GAO, Connor SR, Hunter DJ, Lohman D, Radbruch L, Del Rocío Sáenz Madrigal M, Atun R, Foley KM, Frenk J, Jamison DT, Rajagopal MR. Alleviating the access abyss in palliative care and pain relief-an imperative of universal health coverage: the Lancet Commission report. Lancet. 2017 Oct 11. PMID: 29032993.
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  2. Park JJ, McKee M, Atun R. Brexit: Severe Risks to Britain's National Health Service. Am J Public Health. 2017 Oct; 107(10):1594-1596. PMID: 28902549.
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  3. Chang AY, Ogbuoji O, Atun R, Verguet S. Dynamic modeling approaches to characterize the functioning of health systems: A systematic review of the literature. Soc Sci Med. 2017 Sep 22; 194:160-167. PMID: 29100141.
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  4. Bowser D, Marqusee H, El Koussa M, Atun R. Health system barriers and enablers to early access to breast cancer screening, detection, and diagnosis: a global analysis applied to the MENA region. Public Health. 2017 Nov; 152:58-74. PMID: 28843410.
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  5. Knight GM, Costelloe C, Murray KA, Robotham JV, Atun R, Holmes AH. Addressing the unknowns of antimicrobial resistance: quantifying and mapping the drivers of burden. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Aug 23. PMID: 29020246.
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  6. Tudor Car L, Atun R. eLearning for health system leadership and management capacity building: a protocol for a systematic review. BMJ Open. 2017 Aug 21; 7(8):e017050. PMID: 28827265.
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  7. Maruthappu M, Zhou C, Williams C, Zeltner T, Atun R. Unemployment and HIV mortality in the countries of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development: 1981-2009. JRSM Open. 2017 Jul; 8(7):2054270416685206. PMID: 28748096.
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  8. Atun R, Davies JI, Gale EAM, Bärnighausen T, Beran D, Kengne AP, Levitt NS, Mangugu FW, Nyirenda MJ, Ogle GD, Ramaiya K, Sewankambo NK, Sobngwi E, Tesfaye S, Yudkin JS, Basu S, Bommer C, Heesemann E, Manne-Goehler J, Postolovska I, Sagalova V, Vollmer S, Abbas ZG, Ammon B, Angamo MT, Annamreddi A, Awasthi A, Besançon S, Bhadriraju S, Binagwaho A, Burgess PI, Burton MJ, Chai J, Chilunga FP, Chipendo P, Conn A, Joel DR, Eagan AW, Gishoma C, Ho J, Jong S, Kakarmath SS, Khan Y, Kharel R, Kyle MA, Lee SC, Lichtman A, Malm CP, Mbaye MN, Muhimpundu MA, Mwagomba BM, Mwangi KJ, Nair M, Niyonsenga SP, Njuguna B, Okafor OLO, Okunade O, Park PH, Pastakia SD, Pekny C, Reja A, Rotimi CN, Rwunganira S, Sando D, Sarriera G, Sharma A, Sidibe A, Siraj ES, Syed AS, Van Acker K, Werfalli M. Diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa: from clinical care to health policy. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2017 Aug; 5(8):622-667. PMID: 28688818.
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  9. Atun R, Silva S, Knaul FM. Innovative financing instruments for global health 2002-15: a systematic analysis. Lancet Glob Health. 2017 Jul; 5(7):e720-e726. PMID: 28619230.
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  10. Head MG, Goss S, Gelister Y, Alegana V, Brown RJ, Clarke SC, Fitchett JRA, Atun R, Scott JAG, Newell ML, Padmadas SS, Tatem AJ. Global funding trends for malaria research in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic analysis. Lancet Glob Health. 2017 Aug; 5(8):e772-e781. PMID: 28668230.
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  11. Car LT, Papachristou N, Urch C, Majeed A, Atun R, Car J, Vincent C. Prioritizing medication safety in care of people with cancer: clinicians' views on main problems and solutions. J Glob Health. 2017 Jun; 7(1):011001. PMID: 28685047.
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  12. Li Z, Li M, Fink G, Bourne P, Bärnighausen T, Atun R. User-fee-removal improves equity of children's health care utilization and reduces families' financial burden: evidence from Jamaica. J Glob Health. 2017 Jun; 7(1):010502. PMID: 28685038.
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  13. Fukuma S, Ahmed S, Goto R, Inui TS, Atun R, Fukuhara S. Fukushima after the Great East Japan Earthquake: lessons for developing responsive and resilient health systems. J Glob Health. 2017 Jun; 7(1):010501. PMID: 28400956.
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  14. Maruthappu M, Head MG, Zhou CD, Gilbert BJ, El-Harasis MA, Raine R, Fitchett JR, Atun R. Investments in cancer research awarded to UK institutions and the global burden of cancer 2000-2013: a systematic analysis. BMJ Open. 2017 Apr 20; 7(4):e013936. PMID: 28428185.
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  15. Maruthappu M, Watson RA, Watkins J, Zeltner T, Raine R, Atun R. Effects of economic downturns on child mortality: a global economic analysis, 1981-2010. BMJ Glob Health. 2017; 2(2):e000157. PMID: 28589010.
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  16. Seidman G, Atun R. Does task shifting yield cost savings and improve efficiency for health systems? A systematic review of evidence from low-income and middle-income countries. Hum Resour Health. 2017 Apr 13; 15(1):29. PMID: 28407810.
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  17. Seidman G, Atun R. Do changes to supply chains and procurement processes yield cost savings and improve availability of pharmaceuticals, vaccines or health products? A systematic review of evidence from low-income and middle-income countries. BMJ Glob Health. 2017; 2(2):e000243. PMID: 28589028.
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  18. Bärnighausen T, Tugwell P, Røttingen JA, Shemilt I, Rockers P, Geldsetzer P, Lavis J, Grimshaw J, Daniels K, Brown A, Bor J, Tanner J, Rashidian A, Barreto M, Vollmer S, Atun R. Quasi-experimental study designs series-paper 4: uses and value. J Clin Epidemiol. 2017 Sep; 89:21-29. PMID: 28365303.
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  19. Bärnighausen T, Oldenburg C, Tugwell P, Bommer C, Ebert C, Barreto M, Djimeu E, Haber N, Waddington H, Rockers P, Sianesi B, Bor J, Fink G, Valentine J, Tanner J, Stanley T, Sierra E, Tchetgen ET, Atun R, Vollmer S. Quasi-experimental study designs series-paper 7: assessing the assumptions. J Clin Epidemiol. 2017 Sep; 89:53-66. PMID: 28365306.
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  20. Rockers PC, Tugwell P, Grimshaw J, Oliver S, Atun R, Røttingen JA, Fretheim A, Ranson MK, Daniels K, Luiza VL, Bärnighausen T. Quasi-experimental study designs series-paper 12: strengthening global capacity for evidence synthesis of quasi-experimental health systems research. J Clin Epidemiol. 2017 Sep; 89:98-105. PMID: 28363733.
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  21. Tudor Car L, El-Khatib M, Perneczky R, Papachristou N, Atun R, Rudan I, Car J, Vincent C, Majeed A. Prioritizing problems in and solutions to homecare safety of people with dementia: supporting carers, streamlining care. BMC Geriatr. 2017 Jan 19; 17(1):26. PMID: 28103810.
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  22. Hone T, Rasella D, Barreto M, Atun R, Majeed A, Millett C. Large Reductions In Amenable Mortality Associated With Brazil's Primary Care Expansion And Strong Health Governance. Health Aff (Millwood). 2017 Jan 01; 36(1):149-158. PMID: 28069858.
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  23. Ammar W, Kdouh O, Hammoud R, Hamadeh R, Harb H, Ammar Z, Atun R, Christiani D, Zalloua PA. Health system resilience: Lebanon and the Syrian refugee crisis. J Glob Health. 2016 Dec; 6(2):020704. PMID: 28154758.
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  24. Atun R, Gurol-Urganci I, Hone T, Pell L, Stokes J, Habicht T, Lukka K, Raaper E, Habicht J. Shifting chronic disease management from hospitals to primary care in Estonian health system: analysis of national panel data. J Glob Health. 2016 Dec; 6(2):020401. PMID: 27175280; PMCID: PMC4854592.
  25. Atun R, Gurol-Urganci I, Hone T, Pell L, Stokes J, Habicht T, Lukka K, Raaper E, Habicht J. Shifting chronic disease management from hospitals to primary care in Estonian health system: analysis of national panel data. J Glob Health. 2016 Dec; 6(2):020701. PMID: 27648258.
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  26. El Koussa M, Atun R, Bowser D, Kruk ME. Factors influencing physicians' choice of workplace: systematic review of drivers of attrition and policy interventions to address them. J Glob Health. 2016 Dec; 6(2):020403. PMID: 27648254.
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  27. Fitchett JR, Lichtman A, Soyode DT, Low A, Villar de Onis J, Head MG, Atun R. Ebola research funding: a systematic analysis, 1997-2015. J Glob Health. 2016 Dec; 6(2):020703. PMID: 27909582.
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  28. Seidman G, Atun R. Aligning values and outcomes in priority-setting for health. J Glob Health. 2016 Dec; 6(2):020308. PMID: 27909579.
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  29. Hone T, Habicht J, Domente S, Atun R. Expansion of health insurance in Moldova and associated improvements in access and reductions in direct payments. J Glob Health. 2016 Dec; 6(2):020702. PMID: 27909581.
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  30. Car LT, Papachristou N, Urch C, Majeed A, El-Khatib M, Aylin P, Atun R, Car J, Vincent C. Preventing delayed diagnosis of cancer: clinicians' views on main problems and solutions. J Glob Health. 2016 Dec; 6(2):020901. PMID: 28028437.
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  31. Tudor Car L, Papachristou N, Gallagher J, Samra R, Wazny K, El-Khatib M, Bull A, Majeed A, Aylin P, Atun R, Rudan I, Car J, Bell H, Vincent C, Franklin BD. Identification of priorities for improvement of medication safety in primary care: a PRIORITIZE study. BMC Fam Pract. 2016 Nov 16; 17(1):160. PMID: 27852240.
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  32. Naylor NR, Silva S, Kulasabanathan K, Atun R, Zhu N, Knight GM, Robotham J. Methods for estimating the burden of antimicrobial resistance: a systematic literature review protocol. Syst Rev. 2016 Nov 08; 5(1):187. PMID: 27821153.
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  33. Manne-Goehler J, Atun R, Stokes A, Goehler A, Houinato D, Houehanou C, Hambou MM, Mbenza BL, Sobngwi E, Balde N, Mwangi JK, Gathecha G, Ngugi PW, Wesseh CS, Damasceno A, Lunet N, Bovet P, Labadarios D, Zuma K, Mayige M, Kagaruki G, Ramaiya K, Agoudavi K, Guwatudde D, Bahendeka SK, Mutungi G, Geldsetzer P, Levitt NS, Salomon JA, Yudkin JS, Vollmer S, Bärnighausen T. Diabetes diagnosis and care in sub-Saharan Africa: pooled analysis of individual data from 12 countries. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2016 Nov; 4(11):903-912. PMID: 27727123.
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  34. Hontelez JA, Chang AY, Ogbuoji O, de Vlas SJ, Bärnighausen T, Atun R. Changing HIV treatment eligibility under health system constraints in sub-Saharan Africa: investment needs, population health gains, and cost-effectiveness. AIDS. 2016 Sep 24; 30(15):2341-50. PMID: 27367487; PMCID: PMC5017264.
  35. Tudor Car L, Papachristou N, Bull A, Majeed A, Gallagher J, El-Khatib M, Aylin P, Rudan I, Atun R, Car J, Vincent C. Clinician-identified problems and solutions for delayed diagnosis in primary care: a PRIORITIZE study. BMC Fam Pract. 2016 Sep 09; 17:131. PMID: 27613564; PMCID: PMC5017013.
  36. Fitchett JR, Sharara N, Head MG, Huang F, Atun R. Transparency and availability of data for cancer research. Lancet. 2016 Aug 27; 388(10047):866-7. PMID: 27597460.
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  37. Hone T, Gurol-Urganci I, Millett C, Basara B, Akdag R, Atun R. Effect of primary health care reforms in Turkey on health service utilization and user satisfaction. Health Policy Plan. 2017 Feb; 32(1):57-67. PMID: 27515404.
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  38. Rodin D, Grover S, Elmore SN, Knaul FM, Atun R, Caulley L, Herrera CA, Jones JA, Price AJ, Munshi A, Gandhi AK, Shah C, Gospodarowicz M. The power of integration: radiotherapy and global palliative care. Ann Palliat Med. 2016 Jul; 5(3):209-17. PMID: 27481320.
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  39. Davies J, Yudkin JS, Atun R. Liberating data: the WHO response - Authors' reply. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2016 Aug; 4(8):648-9. PMID: 27318674.
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  40. Atun R, Silva S, Ncube M, Vassall A. Innovative financing for HIV response in sub-Saharan Africa. J Glob Health. 2016 Jun; 6(1):010407. PMID: 27231543; PMCID: PMC4871060.
  41. de Jongh TE, Gurol-Urganci I, Allen E, Zhu NJ, Atun R. Integration of antenatal care services with health programmes in low- and middle-income countries: systematic review. J Glob Health. 2016 Jun; 6(1):010403. PMID: 27231539; PMCID: PMC4871065.
  42. Maruthappu M, Watkins J, Noor AM, Williams C, Ali R, Sullivan R, Zeltner T, Atun R. Economic downturns, universal health coverage, and cancer mortality in high-income and middle-income countries, 1990-2010: a longitudinal analysis. Lancet. 2016 Aug 13; 388(10045):684-95. PMID: 27236345.
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  43. Moucheraud C, Sparkes S, Nakamura Y, Gage A, Atun R, Bossert TJ. PEPFAR Investments In Governance And Health Systems Were One-Fifth Of Countries' Budgeted Funds, 2004-14. Health Aff (Millwood). 2016 May 01; 35(5):847-55. PMID: 27140991.
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  44. Atun R, Vigo D, Thornicroft G. Challenges to estimating the true global burden of mental disorders - Authors' reply. Lancet Psychiatry. 2016 May; 3(5):403-4. PMID: 27155512.
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  45. Bloom BR, Atun R. Back to the future: Rethinking global control of tuberculosis. Sci Transl Med. 2016 Mar 09; 8(329):329ps7. PMID: 26962154.
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  46. Atun R, Chang AY, Ogbuoji O, Silva S, Resch S, Hontelez J, Bärnighausen T. Long-term financing needs for HIV control in sub-Saharan Africa in 2015-2050: a modelling study. BMJ Open. 2016 Mar 06; 6(3):e009656. PMID: 26948960; PMCID: PMC4785296.
  47. Knaul FM, Langer A, Atun R, Rodin D, Frenk J, Bonita R. Rethinking maternal health. Lancet Glob Health. 2016 Apr; 4(4):e227-8. PMID: 26953968.
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  48. de Jongh TE, Gurol-Urganci I, Allen E, Jiayue Zhu N, Atun R. Barriers and enablers to integrating maternal and child health services to antenatal care in low and middle income countries. BJOG. 2016 Mar; 123(4):549-57. PMID: 26861695; PMCID: PMC4768640.
  49. Vigo D, Thornicroft G, Atun R. Estimating the true global burden of mental illness. Lancet Psychiatry. 2016 Feb; 3(2):171-8. PMID: 26851330.
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  50. Head MG, Fitchett JR, Lichtman AB, Soyode DT, Harris JN, Atun R. Mapping Investments and Published Outputs in Norovirus Research: A Systematic Analysis of Research Funded in the United States and United Kingdom During 1997-2013. J Infect Dis. 2016 Feb 01; 213 Suppl 1:S3-7. PMID: 26744430; PMCID: PMC4704655 [Available on 02/01/17].
  51. Davies J, Yudkin JS, Atun R. Liberating data: the crucial weapon in the fight against NCDs. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2016 Mar; 4(3):197-8. PMID: 26827114.
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  52. Williams C, Gilbert BJ, Zeltner T, Watkins J, Atun R, Maruthappu M. Effects of economic crises on population health outcomes in Latin America, 1981-2010: an ecological study. BMJ Open. 2016 Jan 06; 6(1):e007546. PMID: 26739715; PMCID: PMC4716201.
  53. Fitchett JR, Atun R. Antimicrobial resistance: opportunity for Europe to establish global leadership. Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Apr; 16(4):388-9. PMID: 26708523.
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  54. Head MG, Fitchett JR, Nageshwaran V, Kumari N, Hayward A, Atun R. Research Investments in Global Health: A Systematic Analysis of UK Infectious Disease Research Funding and Global Health Metrics, 1997-2013. EBioMedicine. 2016 Jan; 3:180-190. PMID: 26870829; PMCID: PMC4739409.
  55. Chan GJ, Labar AS, Wall S, Atun R. Kangaroo mother care: a systematic review of barriers and enablers. Bull World Health Organ. 2016 Feb 01; 94(2):130-141J. PMID: 26908962; PMCID: PMC4750435.
  56. Head MG, Fitchett JR, Cassell JA, Atun R. Investments in sexually transmitted infection research, 1997-2013: a systematic analysis of funding awarded to UK institutions. J Glob Health. 2015 Dec; 5(2):020405. PMID: 26322229; PMCID: PMC4544235.
  57. Stokes J, Gurol-Urganci I, Hone T, Atun R. Effect of health system reforms in Turkey on user satisfaction. J Glob Health. 2015 Dec; 5(2):020403. PMID: 26528391; PMCID: PMC4622488.
  58. Fitchett JR, Fan Li J, Atun R. Innovative financing for late-stage global health research and development: the Global Health Investment Fund. Int Health. 2016 Jan; 8(1):3-4. PMID: 26612852.
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  59. Head MG, Fitchett JR, Derrick G, Wurie FB, Meldrum J, Kumari N, Beattie B, Counts CJ, Atun R. Comparing research investment to United Kingdom institutions and published outputs for tuberculosis, HIV and malaria: a systematic analysis across 1997-2013. Health Res Policy Syst. 2015 Nov 04; 13:63. PMID: 26537547; PMCID: PMC4632337.
  60. Budhdeo S, Watkins J, Atun R, Williams C, Zeltner T, Maruthappu M. Changes in government spending on healthcare and population mortality in the European union, 1995-2010: a cross-sectional ecological study. J R Soc Med. 2015 Dec; 108(12):490-8. PMID: 26510733; PMCID: PMC4698832.
  61. Ortblad KF, Salomon JA, Bärnighausen T, Atun R. Stopping tuberculosis: a biosocial model for sustainable development. Lancet. 2015 Dec 05; 386(10010):2354-62. PMID: 26515678.
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  62. Atun R. Transforming Turkey's Health System--Lessons for Universal Coverage. N Engl J Med. 2015 Oct; 373(14):1285-9. PMID: 26422719.
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  63. Atun R, Jaffray DA, Barton MB, Bray F, Baumann M, Vikram B, Hanna TP, Knaul FM, Lievens Y, Lui TY, Milosevic M, O'Sullivan B, Rodin DL, Rosenblatt E, Van Dyk J, Yap ML, Zubizarreta E, Gospodarowicz M. Expanding global access to radiotherapy. Lancet Oncol. 2015 Sep; 16(10):1153-86. PMID: 26419354.
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  64. Knaul FM, Bhadelia A, Atun R, Frenk J. Achieving Effective Universal Health Coverage And Diagonal Approaches To Care For Chronic Illnesses. Health Aff (Millwood). 2015 Sep; 34(9):1514-22. PMID: 26355053.
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  65. Jaffray DA, Knaul FM, Atun R, Adams C, Barton MB, Baumann M, Lievens Y, Lui TY, Rodin DL, Rosenblatt E, Torode J, Van Dyk J, Vikram B, Gospodarowicz M. Global Task Force on Radiotherapy for Cancer Control. Lancet Oncol. 2015 Sep; 16(10):1144-6. PMID: 26419349.
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  66. Maruthappu M, Watson RA, Watkins J, Williams C, Zeltner T, Faiz O, Ali R, Atun R. Unemployment, public-sector healthcare expenditure and colorectal cancer mortality in the European Union: 1990-2009. Int J Public Health. 2016 Jan; 61(1):119-30. PMID: 26303073.
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  67. Atun R, Gale EA. The challenge of diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2015 Sep; 3(9):675-7. PMID: 26201978.
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  68. Lee JT, Hamid F, Pati S, Atun R, Millett C. Impact of Noncommunicable Disease Multimorbidity on Healthcare Utilisation and Out-Of-Pocket Expenditures in Middle-Income Countries: Cross Sectional Analysis. PLoS One. 2015; 10(7):e0127199. PMID: 26154083; PMCID: PMC4496037.
  69. Head MG, Fitchett JR, Newell ML, Scott JA, Harris JN, Clarke SC, Atun R. Mapping pneumonia research: A systematic analysis of UK investments and published outputs 1997-2013. EBioMedicine. 2015 Sep; 2(9):1193-9. PMID: 26501117; PMCID: PMC4588381.
  70. Atun R, Lussier Y, Poon C, Wong ST, Yang GZ. Editorial: big data for health. IEEE J Biomed Health Inform. 2015 Jul; 19(4):1191-2. PMID: 26436156.
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  71. Atun R. Transitioning health systems for multimorbidity. Lancet. 2015 Aug 22; 386(9995):721-2. PMID: 26063473.
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  72. Langer A, Meleis A, Knaul FM, Atun R, Aran M, Arreola-Ornelas H, Bhutta ZA, Binagwaho A, Bonita R, Caglia JM, Claeson M, Davies J, Donnay FA, Gausman JM, Glickman C, Kearns AD, Kendall T, Lozano R, Seboni N, Sen G, Sindhu S, Temin M, Frenk J. Women and Health: the key for sustainable development. Lancet. 2015 Sep 19; 386(9999):1165-210. PMID: 26051370.
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  73. Atun R. MO-FG-BRB-01: Investing to Address the Global Cancer Challenge. Med Phys. 2015 Jun; 42(6):3564. PMID: 26128705.
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  74. Maruthappu M, Da Zhou C, Williams C, Zeltner T, Atun R. Unemployment, public-sector health care expenditure and HIV mortality: An analysis of 74 countries, 1981-2009. J Glob Health. 2015 Jun; 5(1):010403. PMID: 25734005; PMCID: PMC4337148.
  75. Maruthappu M, Watkins J, Taylor A, Williams C, Ali R, Zeltner T, Atun R. Unemployment and prostate cancer mortality in the OECD, 1990-2009. Ecancermedicalscience. 2015; 9:538. PMID: 26045715; PMCID: PMC4448991.
  76. Ng KY, Maruthappu M, Farrukh J, Williams C, Atun R, Zeltner T. The effect of economic downturns on maternal mortality among pregnancies with abortive outcomes in 81 countries, 1981-2010. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2015 Aug; 130(2):169-73. PMID: 25980366.
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  77. Head MG, Fitchett JR, Moore DA, Atun R. Systematic analysis of funding awarded to institutions in the United Kingdom for infectious disease research, 1997-2010. JRSM Open. 2015 Mar; 6(3):2054270415577056. PMID: 25893108; PMCID: PMC4372571.
  78. Atun R. The National Health Service: value for money, value for many. Lancet. 2015 Mar 14; 385(9972):917-8. PMID: 25784329.
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  79. Virk AK, Atun R. Towards universal health coverage in India: a historical examination of the genesis of Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana - The health insurance scheme for low-income groups. Public Health. 2015 Jun; 129(6):810-7. PMID: 25753280.
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  80. Maruthappu M, Ng KY, Williams C, Atun R, Zeltner T. Government health care spending and child mortality. Pediatrics. 2015 Apr; 135(4):e887-94. PMID: 25733755.
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  81. Swanson RC, Atun R, Best A, Betigeri A, de Campos F, Chunharas S, Collins T, Currie G, Jan S, McCoy D, Omaswa F, Sanders D, Sundararaman T, Van Damme W. Strengthening health systems in low-income countries by enhancing organizational capacities and improving institutions. Global Health. 2015 Feb 12; 11:5. PMID: 25890069; PMCID: PMC4340278.
  82. Jaffray DA, Atun R, Barton M, Baumann M, Gospodarowicz M, Hoskin P, Knaul FM, Lievens Y, Rosenblatt E, Torode J, Van Dyk J, Vikram B. Radiation therapy and the global health agenda. Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 2015 Feb; 27(2):67-9. PMID: 25575690.
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  83. Cavalli F, Atun R. Towards a global cancer fund. Lancet Oncol. 2015 Feb; 16(2):133-4. PMID: 25638677.
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  84. Cavalli F, Atun R. Correction to Lancet Oncol 2015; 16: 133. Lancet Oncol. 2015 Mar; 16(3):e105. PMID: 25752560.
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  85. Maruthappu M, Shalhoub J, Tariq Z, Williams C, Atun R, Davies AH, Zeltner T. Unemployment, government healthcare spending, and cerebrovascular mortality, worldwide 1981-2009: an ecological study. Int J Stroke. 2015 Apr; 10(3):364-71. PMID: 25588453.
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  86. Maruthappu M, Ng KY, Williams C, Atun R, Agrawal P, Zeltner T. The association between government healthcare spending and maternal mortality in the European Union, 1981-2010: a retrospective study. BJOG. 2015 Aug; 122(9):1216-24. PMID: 25492692.
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  87. Head MG, Fitchett JR, Newell ML, Scott JAG, Clarke SC, Atun R. Investment in pneumonia and pneumococcal research. Lancet Infect Dis. 2014 Nov; 14(11):1037-1038. PMID: 25444398.
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  88. de Andrade LO, Pellegrini Filho A, Solar O, Rígoli F, de Salazar LM, Serrate PC, Ribeiro KG, Koller TS, Cruz FN, Atun R. Social determinants of health, universal health coverage, and sustainable development: case studies from Latin American countries. Lancet. 2015 Apr 04; 385(9975):1343-51. PMID: 25458716.
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  89. Atun R, de Andrade LO, Almeida G, Cotlear D, Dmytraczenko T, Frenz P, Garcia P, Gómez-Dantés O, Knaul FM, Muntaner C, de Paula JB, Rígoli F, Serrate PC, Wagstaff A. Health-system reform and universal health coverage in Latin America. Lancet. 2015 Mar 28; 385(9974):1230-47. PMID: 25458725.
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  93. Fitchett JR, Atun R. Sustainable development goals and country-specific targets. Lancet Glob Health. 2014 Sep; 2(9):e503. PMID: 25304410.
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  94. Head MG, Fitchett JR, Cooke GS, Foster GR, Atun R. Systematic analysis of funding awarded for viral hepatitis-related research to institutions in the United Kingdom, 1997-2010. J Viral Hepat. 2015 Mar; 22(3):230-7. PMID: 25146854; PMCID: PMC4344814.
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  106. Head MG, Fitchett JR, Atun R, May RC. Systematic analysis of funding awarded for mycology research to institutions in the UK, 1997-2010. BMJ Open. 2014 Jan 09; 4(1):e004129. PMID: 24413353; PMCID: PMC3902376.
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  110. Head MG, Fitchett JR, Cooke MK, Wurie FB, Atun R. Differences in research funding for women scientists: a systematic comparison of UK investments in global infectious disease research during 1997-2010. BMJ Open. 2013 Dec 09; 3(12):e003362. PMID: 24327360; PMCID: PMC3865386.
  111. Gurol-Urganci I, de Jongh T, Vodopivec-Jamsek V, Atun R, Car J. Mobile phone messaging reminders for attendance at healthcare appointments. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Dec 05; (12):CD007458. PMID: 24310741.
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  113. Denburg AE, Knaul FM, Atun R, Frazier LA, Barr RD. Beyond the bench and the bedside: economic and health systems dimensions of global childhood cancer outcomes. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2014 Mar; 61(3):572-6. PMID: 24249518.
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  116. Fitchett JR, Head MG, Atun R. The need for more investment in tuberculosis research. Lancet Glob Health. 2013 Oct; 1(4):e186. PMID: 25104344.
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  123. Tudor Car L, Brusamento S, Elmoniry H, van Velthoven MH, Pape UJ, Welch V, Tugwell P, Majeed A, Rudan I, Car J, Atun R. The uptake of integrated perinatal prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission programs in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review. PLoS One. 2013; 8(3):e56550. PMID: 23483887; PMCID: PMC3590218.
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  125. Knaul FM, Atun R, Farmer P, Frenk J. Seizing the opportunity to close the cancer divide. Lancet. 2013 Jun 29; 381(9885):2238-9. PMID: 23388077.
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  136. Howitt P, Darzi A, Yang GZ, Ashrafian H, Atun R, Barlow J, Blakemore A, Bull AM, Car J, Conteh L, Cooke GS, Ford N, Gregson SA, Kerr K, King D, Kulendran M, Malkin RA, Majeed A, Matlin S, Merrifield R, Penfold HA, Reid SD, Smith PC, Stevens MM, Templeton MR, Vincent C, Wilson E. Technologies for global health. Lancet. 2012 Aug 04; 380(9840):507-35. PMID: 22857974.
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  138. Gómez EJ, Atun R. The effects of Global Fund financing on health governance in Brazil. Global Health. 2012 Jul 16; 8:25. PMID: 22799635; PMCID: PMC3474152.
  139. Car J, Gurol-Urganci I, de Jongh T, Vodopivec-Jamsek V, Atun R. Mobile phone messaging reminders for attendance at healthcare appointments. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 Jul 11; (7):CD007458. PMID: 22786507.
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  150. Bridge J, Hunter BM, Atun R, Lazarus JV. Global Fund investments in harm reduction from 2002 to 2009. Int J Drug Policy. 2012 Jul; 23(4):279-85. PMID: 22421551.
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  153. Vujicic M, Weber SE, Nikolic IA, Atun R, Kumar R. An analysis of GAVI, the Global Fund and World Bank support for human resources for health in developing countries. Health Policy Plan. 2012 Dec; 27(8):649-57. PMID: 22333685.
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  154. Zachariah R, Ford N, Maher D, Bissell K, Van den Bergh R, van den Boogaard W, Reid T, Castro KG, Draguez B, von Schreeb J, Chakaya J, Atun R, Lienhardt C, Enarson DA, Harries AD. Is operational research delivering the goods? The journey to success in low-income countries. Lancet Infect Dis. 2012 May; 12(5):415-21. PMID: 22326018.
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  156. Avdeeva O, Lazarus JV, Aziz MA, Atun R. The Global Fund's resource allocation decisions for HIV programmes: addressing those in need. J Int AIDS Soc. 2011 Oct 26; 14:51. PMID: 22029667; PMCID: PMC3223126.
  157. Atun R, de Jongh TE, Secci FV, Ohiri K, Adeyi O, Car J. Integration of priority population, health and nutrition interventions into health systems: systematic review. BMC Public Health. 2011 Oct 10; 11:780. PMID: 21985434; PMCID: PMC3204262.
  158. Resch S, Korenromp E, Stover J, Blakley M, Krubiner C, Thorien K, Hecht R, Atun R. Economic returns to investment in AIDS treatment in low and middle income countries. PLoS One. 2011; 6(10):e25310. PMID: 21998648; PMCID: PMC3187775.
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  167. Akachi Y, Atun R. Effect of investment in malaria control on child mortality in sub-Saharan Africa in 2002-2008. PLoS One. 2011; 6(6):e21309. PMID: 21738633; PMCID: PMC3127861.
  168. Stover J, Korenromp EL, Blakley M, Komatsu R, Viisainen K, Bollinger L, Atun R. Long-term costs and health impact of continued global fund support for antiretroviral therapy. PLoS One. 2011; 6(6):e21048. PMID: 21731646; PMCID: PMC3121720.
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  172. Jenkins R, Baingana F, Ahmad R, McDaid D, Atun R. Should development agencies care about mental health? Ment Health Fam Med. 2011 Jun; 8(2):65-7. PMID: 22654968; PMCID: PMC3178187.
  173. Jenkins R, Baingana F, Ahmad R, McDaid D, Atun R. How can mental health be integrated into health system strengthening? Ment Health Fam Med. 2011 Jun; 8(2):115-7. PMID: 22654974; PMCID: PMC3178193.
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  177. Jenkins R, Baingana F, Ahmad R, McDaid D, Atun R. International and national policy challenges in mental health. Ment Health Fam Med. 2011 Jun; 8(2):101-14. PMID: 22654973; PMCID: PMC3178192.
  178. Jenkins R, Baingana F, Ahmad R, McDaid D, Atun R. Social, economic, human rights and political challenges to global mental health. Ment Health Fam Med. 2011 Jun; 8(2):87-96. PMID: 22654971; PMCID: PMC3178190.
  179. Glaziou P, Floyd K, Korenromp EL, Sismanidis C, Bierrenbach AL, Williams BG, Atun R, Raviglione M. Lives saved by tuberculosis control and prospects for achieving the 2015 global target for reducing tuberculosis mortality. Bull World Health Organ. 2011 Aug 01; 89(8):573-82. PMID: 21836756; PMCID: PMC3150768.
  180. Fisk NM, McKee M, Atun R. Relative and absolute addressability of global disease burden in maternal and perinatal health by investment in R&D. Trop Med Int Health. 2011 Jun; 16(6):662-8. PMID: 21470349.
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  182. Lal SS, Uplekar M, Katz I, Lonnroth K, Komatsu R, Yesudian Dias HM, Atun R. Global Fund financing of public-private mix approaches for delivery of tuberculosis care. Trop Med Int Health. 2011 Jun; 16(6):685-92. PMID: 21332892.
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  184. O'Grady J, Hoelscher M, Atun R, Bates M, Mwaba P, Kapata N, Ferrara G, Maeurer M, Zumla A. Tuberculosis in prisons in sub-Saharan Africa--the need for improved health services, surveillance and control. Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2011 Mar; 91(2):173-8. PMID: 21251881.
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  185. Zumla A, Atun R, Maeurer M, Mwaba P, Ma Z, O'Grady J, Bates M, Dheda K, Hoelscher M, Grange J. Viewpoint: Scientific dogmas, paradoxes and mysteries of latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. Trop Med Int Health. 2011 Jan; 16(1):79-83. PMID: 21342371.
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  186. Adeyi O, Atun R. Universal access to malaria medicines: innovation in financing and delivery. Lancet. 2010 Nov 27; 376(9755):1869-71. PMID: 20940074.
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  187. Wall M, Schmidt E, Sarang A, Atun R, Renton A. Sex, drugs and economic behaviour in Russia: a study of socio-economic characteristics of high risk populations. Int J Drug Policy. 2011 Mar; 22(2):133-9. PMID: 21055913.
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  188. Coker R, Balen J, Mounier-Jack S, Shigayeva A, Lazarus JV, Rudge JW, Naik N, Atun R. A conceptual and analytical approach to comparative analysis of country case studies: HIV and TB control programmes and health systems integration. Health Policy Plan. 2010 Nov; 25 Suppl 1:i21-31. PMID: 20966105.
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  189. Shigayeva A, Atun R, McKee M, Coker R. Health systems, communicable diseases and integration. Health Policy Plan. 2010 Nov; 25 Suppl 1:i4-20. PMID: 20966108.
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  190. Atun R, Lazarus JV, Van Damme W, Coker R. Interactions between critical health system functions and HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria programmes. Health Policy Plan. 2010 Nov; 25 Suppl 1:i1-3. PMID: 20966104.
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  191. McKee M, Fisk NM, Atun R. Maternal mortality for 181 countries, 1980-2008. Lancet. 2010 Oct 23; 376(9750):1389. PMID: 20971358.
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  192. Snow RW, Okiro EA, Gething PW, Atun R, Hay SI. Equity and adequacy of international donor assistance for global malaria control: an analysis of populations at risk and external funding commitments. Lancet. 2010 Oct 23; 376(9750):1409-16. PMID: 20889199; PMCID: PMC2965358.
  193. Shakarishvili G, Lansang MA, Mitta V, Bornemisza O, Blakley M, Kley N, Burgess C, Atun R. Health systems strengthening: a common classification and framework for investment analysis. Health Policy Plan. 2011 Jul; 26(4):316-26. PMID: 20952397; PMCID: PMC3118911.
  194. Atun R, Raviglione M, Marais B, Zumla A. Tuberculosis control is crucial to achieve the MDGs. Lancet. 2010 Sep 18; 376(9745):940-1. PMID: 20851247.
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  195. Komatsu R, McLeod R, Sarkar S, Siripong N, Gupta I, Tangcharoensathien V, Brown T, Jeugmans J, Avila-Figueroa C, Atun R. Asia can afford universal access for AIDS prevention and treatment. AIDS. 2010 Sep; 24 Suppl 3:S72-9. PMID: 20926931.
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  196. Lazarus JV, Curth N, Bridge J, Atun R. Know your epidemic, know your response: targeting HIV in Asia. AIDS. 2010 Sep; 24 Suppl 3:S95-9. PMID: 20926934.
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  197. Kazatchkine M, Atun R. HIV in Asia: universal access in sight. AIDS. 2010 Sep; 24 Suppl 3:S1-2. PMID: 20926922.
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  198. Bridge J, Lazarus JV, Atun R. HIV epidemics and prevention responses in Asia and Eastern Europe: lessons to be learned? AIDS. 2010 Sep; 24 Suppl 3:S86-94. PMID: 20926933.
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  199. Katz I, Aziz MA, Olszak-Olszewski M, Komatsu R, Low-Beer D, Atun R. Factors influencing performance of Global Fund-supported tuberculosis grants. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2010 Sep; 14(9):1097-103. PMID: 20819253.
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  200. Farmer P, Frenk J, Knaul FM, Shulman LN, Alleyne G, Armstrong L, Atun R, Blayney D, Chen L, Feachem R, Gospodarowicz M, Gralow J, Gupta S, Langer A, Lob-Levyt J, Neal C, Mbewu A, Mired D, Piot P, Reddy KS, Sachs JD, Sarhan M, Seffrin JR. Expansion of cancer care and control in countries of low and middle income: a call to action. Lancet. 2010 Oct 02; 376(9747):1186-93. PMID: 20709386.
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  201. Komatsu R, Lee D, Lusti-Narasimhan M, Martineau T, Vinh-Thomas E, Beer DL, Atun R. Sexual and reproductive health activities in HIV programmes: can we monitor progress? J Epidemiol Community Health. 2011 Mar; 65(3):199-204. PMID: 20630980; PMCID: PMC3034082.
  202. Atun R, Weil DE, Eang MT, Mwakyusa D. Health-system strengthening and tuberculosis control. Lancet. 2010 Jun 19; 375(9732):2169-78. PMID: 20488514.
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  203. Marais BJ, Raviglione MC, Donald PR, Harries AD, Kritski AL, Graham SM, El-Sadr WM, Harrington M, Churchyard G, Mwaba P, Sanne I, Kaufmann SH, Whitty CJ, Atun R, Zumla A. Scale-up of services and research priorities for diagnosis, management, and control of tuberculosis: a call to action. Lancet. 2010 Jun 19; 375(9732):2179-91. PMID: 20488521.
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  204. Jenkins R, McDaid D, Nikiforov A, Potasheva A, Watkins J, Lancashire S, Samyshkin Y, Huxley P, Atun R. Mental health care reforms in Europe: Rehabilitation and social inclusion of people with mental illness in Russia. Psychiatr Serv. 2010 Mar; 61(3):222-4. PMID: 20194396.
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  205. Atun R, Kazatchkine M. The Global Fund's leadership on harm reduction: 2002-2009. Int J Drug Policy. 2010 Mar; 21(2):103-6. PMID: 20171865.
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  206. Bergenstrom A, McLeod R, Sharma M, Mesquita F, Dorabjee J, Atun R, Lewis G, Rao JV. How much will it cost? Estimation of resource needs and availability for HIV prevention, treatment and care for people who inject drugs in Asia. Int J Drug Policy. 2010 Mar; 21(2):107-9. PMID: 20144859.
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  207. Tkatchenko-Schmidt E, Atun R, Wall M, Tobi P, Schmidt J, Renton A. Why do health systems matter? Exploring links between health systems and HIV response: a case study from Russia. Health Policy Plan. 2010 Jul; 25(4):283-91. PMID: 20144936.
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  208. Atun R, de Jongh T, Secci F, Ohiri K, Adeyi O. A systematic review of the evidence on integration of targeted health interventions into health systems. Health Policy Plan. 2010 Jan; 25(1):1-14. PMID: 19959485.
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  209. Bydder S, Nowak A, Marion K, Phillips M, Atun R. The impact of case discussion at a multidisciplinary team meeting on the treatment and survival of patients with inoperable non-small cell lung cancer. Intern Med J. 2009 Dec; 39(12):838-41. PMID: 20233244.
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  210. Atun R, de Jongh T, Secci F, Ohiri K, Adeyi O. Integration of targeted health interventions into health systems: a conceptual framework for analysis. Health Policy Plan. 2010 Mar; 25(2):104-11. PMID: 19917651.
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  211. Atun R, Kazatchkine M. Promoting country ownership and stewardship of health programs: The global fund experience. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2009 Nov; 52 Suppl 1:S67-8. PMID: 19858945.
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  212. Atun R, Dybul M, Evans T, Kim JY, Moatti JP, Nishtar S, Russell A. Venice Statement on global health initiatives and health systems. Lancet. 2009 Sep 05; 374(9692):783-4. PMID: 19733777.
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  213. Adeyi O, Atun R. Innovating for impact: the Affordable Medicines Facility-malaria (AMFm). Nat Med. 2009 Sep; 15(9):991. PMID: 19734866.
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  214. Orban NT, Ogawa T, Atun R, Corbridge R. Trans-nasal oesphagoscopy: cost implications for a change in practice: how we do it. Clin Otolaryngol. 2009 Aug; 34(4):380-5. PMID: 19673991.
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  215. Samb B, Evans T, Dybul M, Atun R, Moatti JP, Nishtar S, Wright A, Celletti F, Hsu J, Kim JY, Brugha R, Russell A, Etienne C. An assessment of interactions between global health initiatives and country health systems. Lancet. 2009 Jun 20; 373(9681):2137-69. PMID: 19541040.
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  216. Atun RA, Gurol-Urganci I, McKee M. Health systems and increased longevity in people with HIV and AIDS. BMJ. 2009 Jun 18; 338:b2165. PMID: 19541695.
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  217. Fisk NM, Atun R. Systematic analysis of research underfunding in maternal and perinatal health. BJOG. 2009 Feb; 116(3):347-56. PMID: 19187366.
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  218. Lebcir RM, Choudrie J, Atun RA, Coker RJ. Using a decision support systems computer simulation model to examine HIV and tuberculosis: the Russian Federation. Int J Electron Healthc. 2009; 5(1):14-32. PMID: 19505866.
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  219. Evans T, Nishtar S, Atun R, Etienne C. Scaling up research and learning for health systems: time to act. Lancet. 2008 Nov 01; 372(9649):1529-31. PMID: 18984175.
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  220. Lazarus JV, Laukamm-Josten U, Atun RA, Liljestrand J, Vase I, Matic S. Encouraging innovation: ten research priorities for achieving universal access to HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care in Europe by 2010. Cent Eur J Public Health. 2008 Sep; 16(3):95-8. PMID: 18935769.
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  221. Atun R. Public-private partnerships in health: time for evidence-based policies. Heart. 2008 Aug; 94(8):967-8. PMID: 18625787.
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  222. Car J, Ng C, Atun R, Card A. SMS text message healthcare appointment reminders in England. J Ambul Care Manage. 2008 Jul-Sep; 31(3):216-9. PMID: 18574379.
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  223. Fisk NM, Atun R. Public-private partnership in cord blood banking. BMJ. 2008 Mar 22; 336(7645):642-4. PMID: 18356233; PMCID: PMC2270950.
  224. Atun R, Olynik I. Resistance to implementing policy change: the case of Ukraine. Bull World Health Organ. 2008 Feb; 86(2):147-54. PMID: 18297170; PMCID: PMC2647377.
  225. Fisk NM, Atun R. Market failure and the poverty of new drugs in maternal health. PLoS Med. 2008 Jan 22; 5(1):e22. PMID: 18215109; PMCID: PMC2211556.
  226. Atun RA, McKee M, Coker R, Gurol-Urganci I. Health systems' responses to 25 years of HIV in Europe: inequities persist and challenges remain. Health Policy. 2008 May; 86(2-3):181-94. PMID: 18053609.
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  227. Jenkins R, Lancashire S, McDaid D, Samyshkin Y, Green S, Watkins J, Potasheva A, Nikiforov A, Bobylova Z, Gafurov V, Goldberg D, Huxley P, Lucas J, Purchase N, Atun R. Mental health reform in the Russian Federation: an integrated approach to achieve social inclusion and recovery. Bull World Health Organ. 2007 Nov; 85(11):858-66. PMID: 18038076; PMCID: PMC2636246.
  228. Tkatchenko-Schmidt E, Renton A, Gevorgyan R, Davydenko L, Atun R. Prevention of HIV/AIDS among injecting drug users in Russia: opportunities and barriers to scaling-up of harm reduction programmes. Health Policy. 2008 Feb; 85(2):162-71. PMID: 17767974.
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  229. Atun RA, Lebcir RM, Drobniewski F, McKee M, Coker RJ. High coverage with HAART is required to substantially reduce the number of deaths from tuberculosis: system dynamics simulation. Int J STD AIDS. 2007 Apr; 18(4):267-73. PMID: 17509178.
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  230. Atun RA, Kyratsis I, Jelic G, Rados-Malicbegovic D, Gurol-Urganci I. Diffusion of complex health innovations--implementation of primary health care reforms in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Health Policy Plan. 2007 Jan; 22(1):28-39. PMID: 17237492.
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  231. McKee M, Edwards N, Atun R. Public-private partnerships for hospitals. Bull World Health Organ. 2006 Nov; 84(11):890-6. PMID: 17143463; PMCID: PMC2627548.
  232. Balabanova Y, Coker R, Atun RA, Drobniewski F. Stigma and HIV infection in Russia. AIDS Care. 2006 Oct; 18(7):846-52. PMID: 16971297.
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  233. Atun RA, Samyshkin Y, Drobniewski F, Balabanova Y, Fedorin I, Lord J, Coker RJ. Costs and outcomes of tuberculosis control in the Russian Federation: retrospective cohort analysis. Health Policy Plan. 2006 Sep; 21(5):353-64. PMID: 16940301.
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  234. Atun RA, Lebcir RM, McKee M, Habicht J, Coker RJ. Impact of joined-up HIV harm reduction and multidrug resistant tuberculosis control programmes in Estonia: System dynamics simulation model. Health Policy. 2007 May; 81(2-3):207-17. PMID: 16854499.
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  235. Marx FM, Atun RA, Jakubowiak W, McKee M, Coker RJ. Reform of tuberculosis control and DOTS within Russian public health systems: an ecological study. Eur J Public Health. 2007 Feb; 17(1):98-103. PMID: 16837521.
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  236. Rhodes M, Ashcroft R, Atun RA, Freeman GK, Jamrozik K. Teaching evidence-based medicine to undergraduate medical students: a course integrating ethics, audit, management and clinical epidemiology. Med Teach. 2006 Jun; 28(4):313-7. PMID: 16807168.
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  237. Dimitrova B, Balabanova D, Atun R, Drobniewski F, Levicheva V, Coker R. Health service providers' perceptions of barriers to tuberculosis care in Russia. Health Policy Plan. 2006 Jul; 21(4):265-74. PMID: 16728512.
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  238. McKee M, Atun R. Beyond borders: public-health surveillance. Lancet. 2006 Apr 15; 367(9518):1224-6. PMID: 16631865.
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  239. Balabanova Y, Drobniewski F, Fedorin I, Zakharova S, Nikolayevskyy V, Atun R, Coker R. The Directly Observed Therapy Short-Course (DOTS) strategy in Samara Oblast, Russian Federation. Respir Res. 2006 Mar 23; 7:44. PMID: 16556324; PMCID: PMC1440858.
  240. Floyd K, Hutubessy R, Samyshkin Y, Korobitsyn A, Fedorin I, Volchenkov G, Kazeonny B, Coker R, Drobniewski F, Jakubowiak W, Shilova M, Atun RA. Health-systems efficiency in the Russian Federation: tuberculosis control. Bull World Health Organ. 2006 Jan; 84(1):43-51. PMID: 16501714; PMCID: PMC2626516.
  241. Atun RA, Menabde N, Saluvere K, Jesse M, Habicht J. Introducing a complex health innovation--primary health care reforms in Estonia (multimethods evaluation). Health Policy. 2006 Nov; 79(1):79-91. PMID: 16406131.
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  242. Atun RA. The health crisis in Russia. BMJ. 2005 Dec 17; 331(7530):1418-9. PMID: 16356950; PMCID: PMC1315632.
  243. Coker R, McKee M, Atun R, Dimitrova B, Dodonova E, Kuznetsov S, Drobniewski F. Risk factors for pulmonary tuberculosis in Russia: case-control study. BMJ. 2006 Jan 14; 332(7533):85-7. PMID: 16339219; PMCID: PMC1326930.
  244. Atun RA, McKee M, Drobniewski F, Coker R. Analysis of how the health systems context shapes responses to the control of human immunodeficiency virus: case-studies from the Russian Federation. Bull World Health Organ. 2005 Oct; 83(10):730-8. PMID: 16283049; PMCID: PMC2626414.
  245. Atun RA, McKee M. Is the private finance initiative dead? BMJ. 2005 Oct 08; 331(7520):792-3. PMID: 16210259; PMCID: PMC1246066.
  246. Atun RA, Samyshkin YA, Drobniewski F, Kuznetsov SI, Fedorin IM, Coker RJ. Social factors influencing hospital utilisation by tuberculosis patients in the Russian Federation: analysis of routinely collected data. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2005 Oct; 9(10):1140-6. PMID: 16229226.
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  247. Coker RJ, Dimitrova B, Drobniewski F, Samyshkin Y, Pomerleau J, Hohlova GY, Skuratova N, Kuznetsov S, Fedorin I, Atun R. Health system frailties in tuberculosis service provision in Russia: an analysis through the lens of formal nutritional support. Public Health. 2005 Sep; 119(9):837-43. PMID: 15894345.
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  248. Balabanova Y, Coker R, Fedorin I, Zakharova S, Plavinskij S, Krukov N, Atun R, Drobniewski F. Variability in interpretation of chest radiographs among Russian clinicians and implications for screening programmes: observational study. BMJ. 2005 Aug 13; 331(7513):379-82. PMID: 16096305; PMCID: PMC1184248.
  249. Atun RA, Lebcir R, Drobniewski F, Coker RJ. Impact of an effective multidrug-resistant tuberculosis control programme in the setting of an immature HIV epidemic: system dynamics simulation model. Int J STD AIDS. 2005 Aug; 16(8):560-70. PMID: 16105192.
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  250. Atun RA, Samyshkin YA, Drobniewski F, Kuznetsov SI, Fedorin IM, Coker RJ. Seasonal variation and hospital utilization for tuberculosis in Russia: hospitals as social care institutions. Eur J Public Health. 2005 Aug; 15(4):350-4. PMID: 16030135.
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  251. Atun RA, Samyshkin YA, Drobniewski F, Skuratova NM, Gusarova G, Kuznetsov SI, Fedorin IM, Coker RJ. Barriers to sustainable tuberculosis control in the Russian Federation health system. Bull World Health Organ. 2005 Mar; 83(3):217-23. PMID: 15798846; PMCID: PMC2624209.
  252. Atun RA, Baeza J, Drobniewski F, Levicheva V, Coker RJ. Implementing WHO DOTS strategy in the Russian Federation: stakeholder attitudes. Health Policy. 2005 Oct; 74(2):122-32. PMID: 16153473.
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  253. Dimitrova B, Hutchings A, Atun R, Drobniewski F, Marchenko G, Zakharova S, Fedorin I, Coker RJ. Increased risk of tuberculosis among health care workers in Samara Oblast, Russia: analysis of notification data. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2005 Jan; 9(1):43-8. PMID: 15675549.
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  254. Drobniewski FA, Atun R, Fedorin I, Bikov A, Coker R. The 'bear trap': the colliding epidemics of tuberculosis and HIV in Russia. Int J STD AIDS. 2004 Oct; 15(10):641-6. PMID: 15479497.
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  255. Atun RA, Lennox-Chhugani N, Drobniewski F, Samyshkin YA, Coker RJ. A framework and toolkit for capturing the communicable disease programmes within health systems: tuberculosis control as an illustrative example. Eur J Public Health. 2004 Sep; 14(3):267-73. PMID: 15369032.
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  256. Balabanova Y, Fedorin I, Kuznetsov S, Graham C, Ruddy M, Atun R, Coker R, Drobniewski F. Antimicrobial prescribing patterns for respiratory diseases including tuberculosis in Russia: a possible role in drug resistance? J Antimicrob Chemother. 2004 Sep; 54(3):673-9. PMID: 15317742.
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  257. Coker R, Atun R, McKee M. Untangling Gordian knots: improving tuberculosis control through the development of 'programme theories'. Int J Health Plann Manage. 2004 Jul-Sep; 19(3):217-26. PMID: 15387089.
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  258. Coker RJ, Atun RA, McKee M. Health-care system frailties and public health control of communicable disease on the European Union's new eastern border. Lancet. 2004 Apr 24; 363(9418):1389-92. PMID: 15110500.
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  259. Coker RJ, Dimitrova B, Drobniewski F, Samyshkin Y, Balabanova Y, Kuznetsov S, Fedorin I, Melentsiev A, Marchenko G, Zakharova S, Atun R. Tuberculosis control in Samara Oblast, Russia: institutional and regulatory environment. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2003 Oct; 7(10):920-32. PMID: 14552561.
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  260. Atun RA. Improving the doctor-manager relationship. Doctors and managers need to speak a common language. BMJ. 2003 Mar 22; 326(7390):655. PMID: 12649249; PMCID: PMC1125549.
  261. Bedregal P, Bosanquet N, Atun R. [Basic package of services based on evidence for primary level of attention: a proposal]. Rev Med Chil. 2000 Sep; 128(9):1031-8. PMID: 11349492.
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