Publications

Improving access to skilled facility-based delivery services: Women’s beliefs on facilitators and barriers to the utilisation of maternity waiting homes in rural Zambia

Cephas Sialubanje, Karlijn Massar, Marit S. G. van der Pijl, Elisa Maria Kirch, Davidson H. Hamer and Robert A. C. Ruiter

Reproductive Health. 2015 Jul; 12(61):1-13.

Engagement of the Community, Traditional Leaders, and Public Health System in the Design and Implementation of a Large Community-Based, Cluster-Randomized Trial of Umbilical Cord Care in Zambia

Davidson H. Hamer, Julie M. Herlihy, Kebby Musokotwane, Bowen Banda, Chipo Mpamba, Boyd Mwangelwa, Portipher Pilingana, Donald M. Thea, Jonathon L. Simon, Kojo Yeboah-Antwi, Caroline Grogan, and Katherine E. A. Semrau

Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg.. 2015 Feb; 92(3):666-672.

Can traditional birth attendants be trained to accurately identify septic infants, initiate antibiotics, and refer in a rural African setting?

Christopher John Gill, William B MacLeod, Grace Phiri-Mazala, Nicholas G Guerina, Mark Mirochnick, Anna B Knapp, Davidson H Hamer

Global Health: Science and Practice. 2014 Aug; 2(3):318-327.

Prevention and Management of Neonatal Hypothermia in Rural Zambia

Karsten Lunze, Kojo Yeboah-Antwi, David R. Marsh, Sarah Ngolofwana Kafwanda, Austen Musso, Katherine Semrau, Karen Z. Waltensperger, Davidson H. Hamer

PLOS ONE. 2014 Apr; 9(4).

Local Perceptions, Cultural Beliefs and Practices That Shape Umbilical Cord Care: A Qualitative Study in Southern Province, Zambia

Julie M. Herlihy, Affan Shaikh, Arthur Mazimba, Natalie Gagne, Caroline Grogan, Chipo Mpamba, Bernadine Sooli, Grace Simamvwa, Catherine Mabeta, Peggy Shankoti, Lisa Messersmith, Katherine Semrau, and Davidson H. Hamer

PLOS ONE. 2013 Nov; 8(11):1-14.

The global burden of neonatal hypothermia: systematic review of a major challenge for newborn survival

Karsten Lunze, David E Bloom , Dean T Jamison, and Davidson H Hamer

BMC Medicine. 2013 Jan; 11(24).

Impact of Integrated Community Case Management on Health-Seeking Behavior in Rural Zambia

Philip D. Seidenberg, Davidson H. Hamer, Hari Iyer, Portipher Pilingana, Kazungu Siazeele, Busiku Hamainza, William B. MacLeod, and Kojo Yeboah-Antwi

American Journal of Tropical Medicine. 2012 Nov; 87(5):105-110.

Beyond Distance: An Approach to Measure Effective Access to Case Management for Sick Children in Africa

Tanya Guenther, Salim Sadruddin, Tiyese Chimuna, Bias Sichamba, Kojo Yeboah-Antwi, Bamody Diakite, Bamadio Modibo, Eric Swedberg, and David R. Marsh

American Journal of Tropical Medicine. 2012 Nov; 87(Suppl 5):77-84.

Emergency Obstetrical and Neonatal Capacity and Health Center Access in Kalomo District, Zambia

Hamer DH, Semrau K, Everett LL, Mazimba A, Seidenberg P, Goggin C, Yeboah-Antwi K, Herlihy J, Sialubanje C, Musoktwane K, Thea D, Spear C, Grogan C, Maine D, Gopal S.

Second Global Symposium on Health Systems Research; 2012 May 1; .

Costs and Cost-Effectiveness of Training Traditional Birth Attendants to Reduce Neonatal Mortality in the Lufwanyama Neonatal Survival Study (LUNESP)

Lora L. Sabin, Anna B. Knapp, William B. MacLeod, Grace Phiri-Mazala, Joshua Kasimba, Davidson H. Hamer & Christopher J. Gill

PLoS ONE. 2012 Apr; 7(4):1-10.

Training Zambian traditional birth attendants to reduce neonatal mortality in the Lufwanyama Neonatal Survival Project (LUNESP)

Christopher J. Gill, Nicholas G. Guerina, Charity Mulenga, Anna B. Knapp, Grace Mazala, & Davidson H. Hamer

International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 2012 Mar; 1-6.

Exclusive Breastfeeding and Breast Problems in HIV-infected Women

Semrau K., Kuhn L., Brooks D.R., Cabral H.J., Sinkala M., Kankasa C., Thea D.M., Aldrovandi G.M.

American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2011 Jun;.

Effect of Training Traditional Birth Attendants on Neonatal Mortality (Lufwanyama Neonatal Survival Project): Randomised Controlled Study

Gill C., Phiri-Mazala G., Guerina N., Kasimba J., Mulenga C., MacLeod W., Waitolo N., Knapp A., Mirochnick M., Mazimba A., Fox M., Sabin L., Seidenberg P., Simon J., Hamer D.

British Medical Journal. 2011 Jun;.

Dispelling the Myths Surrounding Traditional Birth Attendants

Gill C., Hamer D.H., Knapp A.B.

British Medical Journal. 2011 Jun; 343(d):4481.