Volume 2 (2009)

Editorials

Our infancy period Stig Wall, Anne Bindslev

Original Articles

Knowledge, attitudes and practice about malaria in rural Tigray, Ethiopia Johan Paulander, Henrik Olsson, Hailemariam Lemma, Asefaw Getachew, Miguel San Sebastian
A practical approach to identifying maternal deaths missed from routine hospital reports: lessons from Indonesia Siti Nurul Qomariyah, Jacqueline S. Bell, Eko S. Pambudi, Trisari Anggondowati, Kamaluddin Latief, Endang L. Achadi, Wendy J. Graham
Decreasing childhood mortality and increasing proportion of malaria deaths in rural Burkina Faso Heribert Ramroth, Robert P. Ndugwa, Olaf Müller, Yazoume Yé, Ali Sié, Bocar Kouyaté, Heiko Becher
Associations between urbanisation and components of the health-risk transition in Thailand. A descriptive study of 87,000 Thai adults Lynette L-Y. Lim, Tord Kjellstrom, Adrian Sleigh, Suwanee Khamman, Sam-Ang Seubsman, Jane Dixon, Cathy Banwell
Epidemiologic transition in rural Bangladesh, 1986-2006 Zunaid Ahsan Karar, Nurul Alam, Peter Kim Streatfield
Willingness to volunteer in a Phase I/II HIV vaccine trial: a study among police officers in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Edith A.M. Tarimo, Anna Thorson, Muhammad Bakari, Joachim Mwami, Eric Sandström, Asli Kulane
Economic aspects of chronic diseases in Vietnam Hoang Van Minh, Dao Lan Huong, Kim Bao Giang, Peter Byass

Short Communications

Low cost liquid medium for in vitro cultivation of Leishmania parasites in low-income countries Dawit Wolday, Endalamaw Gadisa, Sven Britton, Liv Eidsmo, Hannah Akuffo

Current Debates

Climate change and global health: linking science with policy

Foreword Maria Neira
Invited Editorial: Health as a crucial driver for climate policy Rainer Sauerborn, Tord Kjellstrom, Maria Nilsson

Heat, work and health: implications of climate change

Climate change and infectious diseases

Effects of climate change on tularemia disease activity in Sweden Patrik Rydén, Anders Sjostedt, Anders Johansson
Local scale prediction of Plasmodium falciparum malaria transmission in an endemic region using temperature and rainfall Ye Yazoume, Moshe Hoshen, Catherine Kyobutungi, Valérie R. Louis, Rainer Sauerborn
Climate variability and increase in incidence and magnitude of dengue incidence in Singapore Yien Ling Hii, Joacim Rocklöv, Nawi Ng, Choon Siang Tang, Fung Yin Pang, Rainer Sauerborn
Vulnerability to episodes of extreme weather: Butajira, Ethiopia, 1998 - 1999 Anders Emmelin, Mesganaw Fantahun, Yemane Berhane, Stig Wall, Peter Byass
Using high spatial resolution remote sensing for risk mapping of malaria occurrence in the Nouna district Burkina Faso Peter Dambach, Ali Sié, Jean-Pierre Lacaux, Cécile Vignolles, Vanessa MAchault, Rainer Sauerborn

Supplement 1, 2009

Foreword Osman Sankoh, INDEPTH Network
Foreword Ala Alwan, World Health Organization
Using the INDEPTH HDSS to build capacity for chronic non-communicable disease risk factor surveillance in low and middle income countries Nawi Ng, Hoang Van Minh, Sanjay Juvekar, Abdur Razzaque, Tran Huu Bich, Uraiwan Kanungsukkasem, Ali Ashraf, Syed Masud Ahmed, Kusol Soonthornthada
Self-reported use of tobacco products in nine rural INDEPTH Health and Demographic Surveillance Systems in Asia Ali Ashraf, M. A. Quaiyum, Nawi NG, Hoang Van Minh, Abdur Razzaque, Syed Masud Ahmed, Abdullahel Hadi, Sanjay Juvekar, Uraiwan Kanungsukkasem, Kusol Soonthornthada, Tran Huu Bich
Patterns of alcohol consumption in diverse rural adults populations in the Asian region Tran Huu Bich, Pham Thi Quyng Nga, La Ngoc Quang, Hoang Van Minh, Nawi Ng, Sanjay Juvekar, Abdur Razzaque, Ali Ashraf, Syed Masud Ahmed, Kusol Soonthornthada, Uraiwan Kanungsukkasem
Fruit and vegetable consumption in rural adults population in INDEPTH HDSS sites in Asia Uraiwan Kanungsukkasem, Nawi Ng, Hoang Van Minh, Abdur Razzaque, Ali Ashraf, Sanjay Juvekar, Syed Masud Ahmed, Tran Huu Bich
Prevalence of physical inactivity in nine rural INDEPTH Health and Demographic Surveillance Systems in five Asian countries Nawi Ng, Mohammad Hakimi, Hoang Van Minh, Sanjay Juvekar, Abdur Razzaque, Ali Ashraf, Syed Masud Ahmed, Uraiwan Kanungsukkasem, Kusol Soonthornthada, Tran Huu Bich
Social factors and overweight: evidence from nine Asian INDEPTH Network sites Abdur Razzaque, Lutfun Nahar, Hoang Van Minh, Nawi Ng, Sanjay Juvekar, Ali Ashraf, Syed Masud Ahmed, Kusol Soonthornthada, Uraiwan Kanungsukkasem, Tran Huu Bich
Blood pressure in adult rural INDEPTH population in Asia Hoang Van Minh, Kusol Soonthornthada, Nawi Ng, Sanjay Juvekar, Abdur Razzaque, Ali Ashraf, Syed Masud Ahmed, Tran Huu Bich, Uraiwan Kanungsukkasem
Clustering of chronic non-communicable disease risk factors among selected Asian populations: levels and determinants Syed Masud Ahmed, Abdullahel Hadi, Abdur Razzaque, Ali Ashraf, Sanjay Juvekar, Nawi Ng, Uraiwan Kanungsukkasem, Kusol Soonthornthada, Hoang Van Minh, Tran Huu Bich