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  1. Nirmala, C., Kundapur, R., Modi, B., Shenoy, P., Ravi, K., Narayan Swamy, D., & Saxena, D. (2022). Physical activity adaptation towards control of selected noncommunicable diseases-A detailed part of large community trial in rural areas of India. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, 11(4), 1382. https://doi.org/10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_958_21

  2. Trivedi, M., Saxena, A., Shroff, Z., & Sharma, M. (2022). Experiences and challenges in accessing hospitalization in a government-funded health insurance scheme: Evidence from early implementation of Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana (PM-JAY) in India. PLOS ONE, 17(5), e0266798. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0266798

  3. Sheth, J., Prasad, K., & Puwar, T. (2022). An Objective Overview of Covid19 Vaccine Situation in India. National Journal of Community Medicine, 13(05), 342–345. https://doi.org/10.55489/njcm.1305202261

  4. Saxena, D., Trivedi, P., Bhatt, R., Yasobant, S., Bhavsar, P., Kansara, K., Memon, F., & Mavalankar, D. (2022). Challenges in the execution of public health research: Reflections from Public Health Research Initiative (PHRI) grant management in India. Dialogues in Health, 1, 100020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dialog.2022.100020

  5. Adhikari, C., Shah, K., Saha, S., & Saxena, D. (2022). Yoga, immunity and COVID-19: A scoping review. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, 11(5), 1683. https://doi.org/10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_2182_21

  6. Malhotra, A., Garg, P., Siddiqui, S., & Shah, K. (2022). Isolated OPCABG in moderate chronic ischemic mitral regurgitation: is it a justifiable alternative approach? General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11748-022-01822-6

  7. Mavalankar, D. (2022). Role of Medical Colleges in Research in Rural Areas: Time for New Thinking. Central India Journal of Medical Research, 1(01). Retrieved from http://cijmr.com/index.php/cijmr/article/view/33

  8. Yasobant, S., Memon, F., Shah, H., & Saxena, D. (2022). Can one health achieve the target of end TB strategy: perspective from zoonotic TB prevention and control in India. PAMJ – One Health, 8. https://doi.org/10.11604/pamj-oh.2022.8.7.35430

  9. Gaidhane, A., Kirti, V., Bharadawaj, P., Gaidhane, S., Khatib, N., Saxena, D., Telrandhe, S., Patil, M., Choudhari, S., & Zahiruddin, Q. (2022). The burden of soil-transmitted helminths infections among pregnant women in Maharashtra and Rajasthan states of India. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, 11(6), 3161. https://doi.org/10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_1109_21

  10. Shah, K., Punnapuzha, V., Sharma, U., & Mavalankar, D. (2022). Response to Letter to Editor: Vitamin D supplementation reduces COVID-19 severity. QJM: An International Journal of Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcac178

  11. Vora, K., Saiyed, S., Mavalankar, D., Baines, L. S., & Jindal, R. M. (2022). Trust Deficit in Surgical Systems in an Urban Slum in India Under Universal Health Coverage: A Mixed Method Study. International Journal of Public Health, 67. https://doi.org/10.3389/ijph.2022.1604924

  12. Jyani, G., Sharma, A., Prinja, S., Kar, S. S., Trivedi, M., Patro, B. K., Goyal, A., Purba, F. D., Finch, A. P., Rajsekar, K., Raman, S., Stolk, E., & Kaur, M. (2022). Development of an EQ-5D Value Set for India Using an Extended Design (DEVINE) Study: The Indian 5-Level Version EQ-5D Value Set. Value in Health, 25(7), 1218–1226. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2021.11.1370

  13. Yasobant, S., Nazli Khatib, M., Syed, Z. Q., Gaidhane, A. M., Shah, H., Narkhede, K., Bhavsar, P., Patel, J., Sinha, A., Puwar, T., Saha, S., & Saxena, D. (2022). Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) of Patients with Tuberculosis: A Review. Infectious Disease Reports, 14(4), 509–524. https://doi.org/10.3390/idr14040055

  14. Saha, S., Pandya, A., Raval, D., & Patil, M. S. (2022). Nutritional Status of Children Under Two Years of Age in the Devbhumi Dwarka District, Gujarat: A Descriptive Cross-Sectional Study. Cureus. https://doi.org/10.7759/cureus.27445

  15. Shah, H. D., Nazli Khatib, M., Syed, Z. Q., Gaidhane, A. M., Yasobant, S., Narkhede, K., Bhavsar, P., Patel, J., Sinha, A., Puwar, T., Saha, S., & Saxena, D. (2022). Gaps and Interventions across the Diagnostic Care Cascade of TB Patients at the Level of Patient, Community and Health System: A Qualitative Review of the Literature. Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease, 7(7), 136. https://doi.org/10.3390/tropicalmed7070136

  16. Saha, S., & Quazi, Z. S. (2022). Does Digitally Enabling Frontline Health Workers Improve Coverage and Quality of Maternal and Child Health Services? Findings From a Mixed Methods Evaluation of TECHO+ in Gujarat. Frontiers in Public Health, 10. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpubh.2022.856561

  17. Saxena, D., Trivedi, P., Memon, F., Shah, K., Shah, H., & Yasobant, S. (2022). Predictors for mucormycosis in COVID era: A case-control study from Gujarat. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, 11(7), 3532. https://doi.org/10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_2138_21

  18. Walsh, M. G., Pattanaik, A., Vyas, N., Saxena, D., Webb, C., Sawleshwarkar, S., & Mukhopadhyay, C. (2022a). A biogeographical description of the wild waterbird species associated with high‐risk landscapes of Japanese encephalitis virus in India. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. https://doi.org/10.1111/tbed.14656

  19. Jibat, N., Rana, R., Negesse, A., Abera, M., Abdissa, A., Girma, T., Haile, A., Barthorp, H., McGrath, M., Grijalva-Eternod, C. S., Kerac, M., & Berhane, M. (2022). Carers’ and health workers’ perspectives on malnutrition in infants aged under six months in rural Ethiopia: A qualitative study. PLOS ONE, 17(7), e0271733. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0271733

  20. Adhikari, C., Dhakal, R., Adhikari, L. M., Parajuli, B., Subedi, K. R., Aryal, Y., Thapa, A. K., & Shah, K. (2022). Need for HTA supported risk factor screening for hypertension and diabetes in Nepal: A systematic scoping review. Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, 9. https://doi.org/10.3389/fcvm.2022.898225

  21. Umallawala, T. M., Shah, P., Puwar, T., Saha, S., Pandya, A., Saxena, D., & Wanjari, M. B. (2022). Food Consumption Pattern and Dietary Diversity Among Pregnant and Lactating Women, Children, and Adolescent Girls in Devbhumi Dwarka District, Gujarat: A Cross-Sectional Study. Cureus. https://doi.org/10.7759/cureus.28168

  22. Vora, K., Saiyed, S., Salvi, F., Shah, A. R., Laverty, R. B., Riaz, M. M. A., Takoutsing, B. D., Buch, K., Mavalankar, D., Baines, L. S., & Jindal, R. M. (2022). SATHI: Surgical Accredited and Trained Healthcare Initiative for task shifting in India. Journal of Surgical Protocols and Research Methodologies, 2022(3). https://doi.org/10.1093/jsprm/snac018

  23. Garg, A., Vora, K. S., Ali, M. K., Kondal, D., Deepa, M., Staimez, L. R., Kadir, M. M., Mohan, V., Tandon, N., & Shivashankar, R. (2022). Association of family history of cardiometabolic diseases (CMDs) and individual health behaviours: Analysis of CARRS study from South Asia. Indian Heart Journal, 74(4), 307–313. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ihj.2022.05.004

  24. Soni, J., Sheikh, F., Umallawala, T. M., Qureshi, A., Saha, S., Ratnu, A., & Patil, M. S. (2022). Bal Poshan Yojana: A Novel Approach to Facility-Based Severe Acute Malnutrition Management. Cureus. https://doi.org/10.7759/cureus.28124

  25. Saha, S., Pandya, A., Raval, D., Saxena, D., & Patil, M. S. (2022). Malnutrition in Devbhumi Dwarka: A Situation Analysis. Cureus. https://doi.org/10.7759/cureus.27990

  26. Saha, S., Puwar, T., Shah, K., Pandya, A., Wanjari, M. B., & Saxena, D. (2022). Non-iron Deficiency Anemia in Rural Indian Women: A Cross-Sectional Study. Cureus. https://doi.org/10.7759/cureus.28565

  27. Trivedi, M., Patel, M., Nair H, D., & Sharma, B. (2022). Evaluation of community-based participatory governance interventions to improve access to health-related public entitlements in India. International Journal of Health Governance, 27(3), 296–311. https://doi.org/10.1108/ijhg-03-2022-0030

  28. Shroff, F. M., Tsang, R., Schwartz, N., Alkhadragy, R., & Vora, K. (2022). And Still She Rises: Policies for Improving Women’s Health for a More Equitable Post-Pandemic World. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(16), 10104. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph191610104


  1. Brar, E., Saxena, A., Dukler, C., Xu, F., Saxena, Deepak., Cheema Brar, P., Guo, Y., & Li, X. (2021). Vaping, SARS-CoV-2, and Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome: A Perfect Storm. Frontiers in Pediatrics, 9. https://doi.org/10.3389/fped.2021.647925 
  2. Chaudhary, Ashok S., Mandalia, Shishirkumar H.;Parmar, Amita B., “Authorship pattern and growth of scholar contributions for PHFI: A Bibliometric Analysis” (2021). Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal). 5631. https://digitalcommons.unl.edu/libphilprac/5631
  3. Chaudhary, Ashok S., Mandalia, Shishirkumar H., Chaudhari, Shanti P., Parmar, Amita B., “Bibliometric study of SAARC Countries Research Trends in Public Health using Scopus database” (2021). Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal). 5700. https://digitalcommons.unl.edu/libphilprac/5700
  4. Dutta, S., Charan, J., Saxena, Deepak. Chaudhri, M., Kaur, R., & Bhardwaj, P. (2021). Opinion of primary care physicians regarding prescription of generic drugs: A Cross-sectional study. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, 10(3), 1390. https://doi.org/10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_2157_20 
  5. Induri, S. N. R., Chun, Y. C., Chun, J. C., Fleisher, K. E., Glickman, R. S., Xu, F., Ioannidou, E., Li, X., & Saxena, Deepak. (2021). Protective Measures against COVID-19: Dental Practice and Infection Control. Healthcare, 9(6), 679. https://doi.org/10.3390/healthcare9060679
  6. Induri, S. N. R., Chun, Y. C., Chun, J. C., Fleisher, K., Glickman, R., Wu, F., Ioannidou, E., Li, X., & Saxena, Deepak. (2021). Protective Measures Against COVID-19: Dental Practice and Infection Control. MDPI AG. https://doi.org/10.20944/preprints202105.0009.v1 
  7. Lindgren, H., Hildingsson, I., Christensson, K., Bäck, L., Mudokwenyu–Rawdon, C., Maimbolwa, M. C., Laisser, R. M., Omoni, G., Chimwaza, A., Mwebaza, E., Kiruja, J., & Sharma, Bharati. (2021). The three pathways to becoming a midwife: self-assessed confidence in selected competencies in intrapartum care from seven African countries. African Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health, 15(1), 1–10. https://doi.org/10.12968/ajmw.2020.0009
  8. Patel, M., Bhardwaj, P., Saxena, Deepak., Joshi, N., Kumar, N., Singh, K., Gaidhane, A., Zahiruddin, Q. S., & Jain, Y. (2021). Public Health News Appraisal: An Approach to Content Analysis of News Article on Public Health. Annals of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (India). https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0041-1730126
  9. Paul, B., Sierra, M. A., Xu, F., Crystal, Y. O., Li, X., Saxena, Deepak., & Ruff, R. R. (2021). Microbial population shift and metabolic characterization of silver diamine fluoride treatment failure on dental caries. PLOS ONE, 16(3), e0242396. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0242396 
  10. Ranadive, N., Desai, J., LM, S., Knowlton, K., Dutta, P., Ganguly, P., Tiwari, A., Jaiswal, A., Shah, T., Solanki, B., Mavalankar, D., & Hess, J. (2021). Climate Change Adaptation: Prehospital Data Facilitate the Detection of Acute Heat Illness in India. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 22(3). https://doi.org/10.5811/westjem.2020.11.48209     
  11. Raval, H., Puwar, Tapasvi., Vaghela, P., Mankiwala, M., Pandya, A., & Kotwani, P. (2021). Respectful maternity care in public health care facilities in Gujarat: A direct observation study. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, 10(4), 1699. https://doi.org/10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_1934_20
  12. Reitsma, M. B., Kendrick, P. J., Ababneh, E., Abbafati, C., Abbasi-Kangevari, M., Abdoli, A., Abedi, A., Abhilash, E. S., Abila, D. B., Aboyans, V., Abu-Rmeileh, N. M., Adebayo, O. M., Advani, S. M., Aghaali, M., Ahinkorah, B. O., Ahmad, S., Ahmadi, K., Ahmed, H., Aji, B., … Golechha, M. (2021). Spatial, temporal, and demographic patterns in prevalence of smoking tobacco use and attributable disease burden in 204 countries and territories, 1990–2019: a systematic analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019. The Lancet, 397(10292), 2337–2360. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0140-6736(21)01169-7 
  13. Sharma, Bharati., Christensson, K., Bäck, L., Karlström, A., Lindgren, H., Mudokwenyu –Rawdon, C., Maimbolwa, M. C., Laisser, R. M., Omoni, G., Chimwaza, A., Mwebaza, E., Kiruja, J., & Hildingsson, I. (2021). African midwifery students’ self-assessed confidence in postnatal and newborn care: A multi-country survey. Midwifery, 101, 103051. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.midw.2021.103051
  14. Sartorius, B., VanderHeide, J. D., Yang, M., Goosmann, E. A., Hon, J., Haeuser, E., Cork, M. A., Perkins, S., Jahagirdar, D., Schaeffer, L. E., Serfes, A. L., LeGrand, K. E., Abbastabar, H., Abebo, Z. H., Abosetugn, A. E., Abu-Gharbieh, E., Accrombessi, M. M. K., Adebayo, O. M., Adegbosin, A. E., … Golechha, M (2021). Subnational mapping of HIV incidence and mortality among individuals aged 15–49 years in sub-Saharan Africa, 2000–18: a modelling study. The Lancet HIV, 8(6), e363–e375. https://doi.org/10.1016/s2352-3018(21)00051-5 
  15. Wei, Y., Tiwari, A. S., Li, L., Solanki, B., Sarkar, J., Mavalankar, D., & Schwartz, J. (2021). Assessing mortality risk attributable to high ambient temperatures in Ahmedabad, 1987 to 2017. Environmental Research, 198, 111232. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2021.111232 
  16. Yasobant, S., Bruchhausen, W., Saxena, D., & Falkenberg, T. (2021). Systemic factors for enhancing intersectoral collaboration for the operationalization of One Health: a case study in India. Health Research Policy and Systems, 19(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12961-021-00727-9.
  17. Kotwani, P., Patwardhan, V., Pandya, A., Saha, S., Patel, G., Jaiswal, S., & Trivedi, Z. (2021, March 31). Valuing Out-of-Pocket Expenditure and Health Related Quality of Life of COVID-19 patients from Gujarat, India | Journal of Communicable Diseases (E-ISSN: 2581–351X & P-ISSN: 0019–5138). Https://Doi.Org/10.24321/0019.5138.202117.

  18. Shah, K., Pandya, A., Kotwani, P., Saha, S., Desai, C., Tyagi, K., Saxena, D., Puwar, T., & Gaidhane, S. (2021). Cost-Effectiveness of Portable Electrocardiogram for Screening Cardiovascular Diseases at a Primary Health Center in Ahmedabad District, India. Frontiers in Public Health, 9. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpubh.2021.753443

  19. Shah, K., Charan, J., Sinha, A., & Saxena, D. (2021). Retraction Rates of Research Articles Addressing COVID-19 Pandemic: Is it the Evolving COVID Epidemiology or Scientific Misconduct?. Indian journal of community medicine: official publication of Indian Association of Preventive & Social Medicine, 46(2), 352–354. https://doi.org/10.4103/ijcm.IJCM_732_20

  20. Vadakedath, S., Kandi, V., Mohapatra, R. K., Pinnelli, V., Yegurla, R. R., Shahapur, P. R., Godishala, V., Natesan, S., Vora, K. S., Sharun, K., Tiwari, R., Bilal, M., & Dhama, K. (2021). Immunological aspects and gender bias during respiratory viral infections including novel Coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19): A scoping review. Journal of medical virology, 93(9), 5295–5309. https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.27081

  21. Iyer, V., Sharma, A., Nair, D., Solanki, B., Umrigar, P., Murtugudde, R., Jiang, C., Mavalankar, D., & Sapkota, A. (2021). Role of extreme weather events and El Niño Southern Oscillation on incidence of Enteric Fever in Ahmedabad and Surat, Gujarat, India. Environmental research, 196, 110417. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2020.110417

  22. Yasobant, S., Bruchhausen, W., Saxena, D., Memon, F. Z., & Falkenberg, T. (2021). Health System Contact and Awareness of Zoonotic Diseases: Can it Serve as One Health Entry Point in the Urban Community of Ahmedabad, India?. The Yale journal of biology and medicine, 94(2), 259–269.

  23. Saha, S., Desai, B., Fancy, M., Puwar, T., Saxena, D., Shah, K., & Pandya, A. (2021). Protocol for the cost-effectiveness of parenteral iron and oral iron therapy for first-line management of anaemia among pregnant women in a natural programme setting in Gujarat. BMJ open, 11(6), e044712. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-044712

  24. Sundararajan A.,Vora K.,Saiyed S.,Natesan S. (2021). A novel quartile scoring-based methodology for assessing combinatorial association of prenatal cortisol and DHEA-S with birth outcome among pregnant women. GREM Gynecological and Reproductive Endocrinology & Metabolism; 02/2021:124-132 doi: 10.53260/GREM.2120210

  25. Vora K., Gupta P.,Saiyed S., Tailor P., Shah H. (2021). Maternal death review process in Gujarat: A case study. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics Research, Volume 3, Issue 1.

  26. Shah, K., Varna, V. P., Pandya, A., & Saxena, D. (2021). Low vitamin D levels and prognosis in a COVID-19 pediatric population: a systematic review. QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians, 114(7), 447–453. https://doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcab202

  27. Kumar, R., Yeni, C. M., Utami, N. A., Masand, R., Asrani, R. K., Patel, S. K., Kumar, A., Yatoo, M. I., Tiwari, R., Natesan, S., Vora, K. S., Nainu, F., Bilal, M., Dhawan, M., Emran, T. B., Ahmad, T., Harapan, H., & Dhama, K. (2021). SARS-CoV-2 infection during pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions: Concerns, challenges, management and mitigation strategies–a narrative review. Journal of Infection and Public Health, 14(7), 863–875. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jiph.2021.04.005

  28. Shetty, V., Kundapur, R., Chandramohan, S., Baisil, S., & Saxena, D. (2021). Dietary Risk with Other Risk Factors of Breast Cancer. Indian journal of community medicine : official publication of Indian Association of Preventive & Social Medicine, 46(3), 396–400. https://doi.org/10.4103/ijcm.IJCM_227_20

  29. Bhardwaj, P., Saxena, D., Joshi, N., Mantri, N., & Suthar, P. (2021). 736Low Birth weight in new born, anaemia in pregnancy in Fluoride endemic areas of Rajasthan. International Journal of Epidemiology, 50(Supplement_1). https://doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyab168.077

  30. Golechha, M., Shah, P., & Mavalankar, D. (2021). Threshold determination and temperature trends analysis of Indian cities for effective implementation of an early warning system. Urban Climate, 39, 100934. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.uclim.2021.100934

  31. Sundararajan, A., Vora, K., Saiyed, S., & Natesan, S. (2021). Comparative Profiling of Salivary Cortisol and Salivary DHEA-S Among Healthy Pregnant and Non-Pregnant Women. Hormone and metabolic research = Hormon- und Stoffwechselforschung = Hormones et metabolisme, 53(9), 602–607. https://doi.org/10.1055/a-1551-3722

  32. Golechha, M., Bohra, T., Patel, M., & Khetrapal, S. (2021). Healthcare worker resilience during the COVID‐19 pandemic: A qualitative study of primary care providers in India. World Medical & Health Policy, 14(1), 6–18. https://doi.org/10.1002/wmh3.483

  33. Modi, B., Shah, K., Khatib, M. N., Shukla, D., Gaidhane, A., & Saxena, D. (2021). Radiological and Laboratory Modalities for Diagnosis of COVID-19: A Systematic Review. Journal of Pharmaceutical Research International, 865–878. https://doi.org/10.9734/jpri/2021/v33i60b34689

  34. Rana, R., Barthorp, H., McGrath, M., Kerac, M., & Myatt, M. (2021). Mid-Upper Arm Circumference Tapes and Measurement Discrepancies: Time to Standardize Product Specifications and Reporting. Global health, science and practice, 9(4), 1011–1014. https://doi.org/10.9745/GHSP-D-21-00273

  35. Saha, S., Pandya, A., Kandre, Y., Raval, D., & Saxena, D. (2021). Cross-Sectional Analysis of Nutritional Status, Knowledge and Uptake of Nutritional Services Among Adolescent Girls in Western India. Adolescent Health, Medicine and Therapeutics, Volume 12, 117–125. https://doi.org/10.2147/ahmt.s336071

  36. Sundararajan, A., Vora, K., Saiyed, S., & Natesan, S. (2021). Comparative profiling of prenatal cortisol and DHEA-S among pregnant women with poor birth outcome and pregnant women with normal birth outcome. Clinical endocrinology, 95(6), 863–872. https://doi.org/10.1111/cen.14569

  37. Misra, H., Shivani, C., Sirwani, B., & Rana, R. (2021). Effects of community-based interventions on exclusive breastfeeding among lactating women: a systematic review. International Journal Of Community Medicine And Public Health, 8(9), 4550. https://doi.org/10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20213568

  38. Sirwani B, Misra H, Shivani C, Rana R. (2021) Assessment and Management of Acute Malnutrition in Infants Under Six Months: A Systematic Review. Indian J Nutri. 8(3): 240.

  39. Grijalva-Eternod, C. S., Beaumont, E., Rana, R., Abate, N., Barthorp, H., McGrath, M., Negesse, A., Abera, M., Abdissa, A., Girma, T., Allen, E., Kerac, M., & Berhane, M. (2021). Malnutrition in Infants Aged under 6 Months Attending Community Health Centres: A Cross Sectional Survey. Nutrients, 13(8), 2489. https://doi.org/10.3390/nu13082489

  40. Saxena, A., Trivedi, M., Shroff, Z. C., & Sharma, M. (2022). Improving hospital-based processes for effective implementation of Government funded health insurance schemes: evidence from early implementation of PM-JAY in India. BMC Health Services Research, 22(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-021-07448-3

  41. Walsh, M. G., Pattanaik, A., Vyas, N., Saxena, D., Webb, C., Sawleshwarkar, S., & Mukhopadhyay, C. (2022). A preliminary description of the ecological characteristics of wild waterbird Japanese encephalitis virus hosts in high risk landscapes in India. bioRxiv. https://doi.org/10.1101/2022.01.13.476136

  42. Thaker, A., Patel, A., & Pingle, D. S. (2022). Proactive Approach to Occupational Hygiene in a Pharma Formulation Company. Safety and Health at Work, 13, S139–S140. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.shaw.2021.12.1187

  43. Pingle, S. (2022). Gamification and benchmarking to achieve occupational health at workplace – Tools and good practices to improve OSH at the workplace, examples from India. Safety and Health at Work, 13, S35. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.shaw.2021.12.825

  44. Shah, K., Varna, V. P., Sharma, U., & Mavalankar, D. (2022). Does vitamin D supplementation reduce COVID-19 severity?: a systematic review. QJM: An International Journal of Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcac040

  45. Gupta, I., Trivedi, M., Jani, V., Barman, K., Ranjan, A., Sharma, M., & Mokashi, T. (2022). Costing of Health and Wellness Centres: A Case Study of Gujarat. Journal of Health Management, 24(1), 105–117. https://doi.org/10.1177/09720634221078691

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  47. Bhavsar, P., Kalpana, P., Kaul, A., Patnaik, S., Ryavanki, S., Saha, S., & Saxena, D. (2022). How much does it cost to meet the standards for making healthcare facilities water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) compliant?: analysis from Assam, India. Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development, 12(4), 347–358. https://doi.org/10.2166/washdev.2022.124

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  1. Altman R, Sidney K, De Costa A, Vora K, Salazar M.(IIPHG). Is institutional delivery protective against neonatal mortality among poor or tribal women? A chort study from Gujarat, India. Matern Child Health J. 2016: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28035634
  2. Anjali Borhade,Subhojit Dey,Anita Tripathi, Dileep Mavalankar, Premila Webster; Migration and health: a review of policies and initiatives in low and middle income countries. Lancet Volume 388, Special Issue, S26, November 2016 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140673616322620 (Abstract only)
  3. Batham C, Yasobant S. (2016). A risk assessment study on work-related musculoskeletal disorders among dentists in Bhopal, India. Indian Journal of Dental Research, 27(3): 236-41. http://www.ijdr.in/temp/IndianJDentRes273236-3768298_102802.pdf
  1. Bogg L, Diwan V, Vora KS, DeCosta A.(IIPHG). Impact of alternative maternal demand-side financial support programs in India on the caesarean section rates: Indications of supplier-induced demand. Matern Child Health J. 2016; 20(1): 11-5. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26259956
  2. Charan J, Saxena D, Goyal JP, Yasobant S. (2016) Efficacy and safety of Carica papaya leaf extract in the dengue: A systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Applied and Basic Medical Research, 6: 249-254. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5108100/
  1. Cross S, Afsana K, Banu M, Mavalankar DV, Morrison E, Rahman A, Roy T, Saxena D, Vora K, Graham WJ.(IIPHG). Hygiene on maternity units: Lessons from a needs assessment in Bangladesh and India. Glob Health Action. 2016; 9: 32541. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27964775
  2. Global Burden of Disease Study 2015, Injury Incidence Prevalence Collaborators, Authors from PHFI:, Dandona L, Dandona R, Kumar GA, Prabhakaran D, Jeemon P, Dhillon PK, Zodpey SP, Ganguly PS, Iyer V. Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015: A systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. Lancet. 2016; 388(10053): 1545-1602. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27733282
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  1. Graham WJ, Morrison E, Dancer S, Afsana K, Aulakh A, Campbell OM, Cross S, Ellis R, Enkubahiri S, Fekad B, Gon G, Idoko P, Moore J, Saxena DB, Velleman Y, Woodd S.(IIPHG). What are the threats from antimicrobial resistance for maternity units in low- and middle- income countries? Glob Health Action. 2016; 9: 33381. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5027331/
  1. Gupta I, Chowdhury S, Prinja S, Trivedi M.(IIPHG). Out-of-pocket spending on out-patient care in India: Assessment and options based on results from a district level survey. PLoS One. 2016; 11(11): e0166775. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27861559
  2. Iyer V, Sidney K, Mehta R, Mavalankar DV.(IIPHG). Availability and provision of emergency obstetric care under a public– private partnership in three districts of Gujarat, India: lessons for Universal Health Coverage. BMJ Global Health. 2016; 1(1): e000019. http://gh.bmj.com/content/bmjgh/1/1/e000019.full.pdf
  3. Jha P, Christensson K, Svanberg AS, Larsson M, Sharma B, Johansson E.(IIPHG). Cashless childbirth, but at a cost: A grounded theory study on quality of intrapartum care in public health facilities in India. Midwifery. 2016; 39: 78-86. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27321724
  4. Kumar P, Saxena DB.(IIPHG). Pandemic of publications and predatory journals: Another nail in the coffin of academics. Indian J Community Med. 2016; 41(3): 169-71. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27385867
  5. Mattebo M, Sharma B, Dahlkvist E, Molinder E, & Erlandsson, K. Perceptions of the role of the man in family planning, during pregnancy and childbirth: A qualitative study with fifteen Nepali men. Journal of Asian Midwives. 2016; 3(1):31–45. http://ecommons.aku.edu/jam/vol3/iss1/5/
  6. Mavalankar DV.(IIPHG). Doctors for Tribal Areas: Issues and Solutions. Indian J Community Med. 2016; 41(3): 172-6. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27385868
  1. Menon KCS, Ferguson EL, Thomson CD, Gray AR, Zodpey S, Saraf A, Das PK, Skeaff SA. Implications of maternal anemia at different stages of gestation on infant outcomes. Nutrition, 2016; 31; 32(1):61-65. http://www.nutritionjrnl.com/article/S0899-9007(15)00326-3/abstract
  1. Mehta NV, Trivedi M, Maldonado LE, Saxena DB, Humphries DL.(IIPHG). Diabetes knowledge and self-efficacy among rural women in Gujarat, India. Rural Remote Health. 2016; 16(1): 3629. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26976745
  1. Purohit B, Maneskar A, Saxena DB.(IIPHG). Developing a tool to assess motivation among health service providers working with public health system in India. Hum Resour Health. 2016; 14(1): 15. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27080388
  1. Purohit B, Martineau T.(IIPHG). Is the Annual Confidential Report system effective? A study of the government appraisal system in Gujarat, India. Hum Resour Health. 2016; 14(1): 33. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27255714
  2. Purohit B, Martineau T.(IIPHG). Initial posting-A critical stage in the employment cycle: Lessons from the experience of government doctors in Gujarat, India. Hum Resour Health. 2016; 14(1): 41. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27400706 
  3. Purohit B, Martineau T.(IIPHG). Issues and challenges in recruitment for government doctors in Gujarat, India. Hum Resour Health. 2016; 14(1): 43. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27431766
  4. Purohit B, Martineau T, Sheikh K.(PHFI, IIPHG). Opening the black box of transfer systems in public sector health services in a Western state in India. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016; 16(1): 419. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27550219
  5. Poonam K Trivedi, Deepak Saxena, Tapasvi Puwar, Sandul Yasobant, Shital Savaliya, Manish Fancy. Assessment of Nutritional Status of Adolescents: Field Experience from Rural Gujarat, India. National Journal of Community Medicine. (2016); 12 (7): 926-930. http://www.njcmindia.org/home/article/12/7/2016/December
  6. Ritu Rana , Deepak B. Saxena, Facility Based Management of Severe Acute Malnutrition in India : Do we have enough capacity? : Healthline Journal Volume 7 Issue 1 (January-June 2016) http://iapsmgc.org/issues_pdf/13.pdf
  7. Saha S. The role of microfinance-based self-help groups in improving health behaviours and outcomes of the poor in India. PhD Thesis. The University of Melbourne. 2016 https://minerva-access.unimelb.edu.au/handle/11343/122777
  8. Saha S.(IIPHG). Microfinance-based self-help groups: Outcomes from rural India. BMJ Outcome. 2016: 1-3.


  1. Saha S, Varghese B.(PHFI, IIPHG). Cost-effectiveness of the Yashoda program: A Facility-based mother and newborn support intervention in India. Journal of Health Management. 2016; 19(2): [Epub ahead of print]. https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0972063417699688
  2. Salazar M, Vora KS, De Costa A.(IIPHG). The dominance of the private sector in the provision of emergency obstetric care: Studies from Gujarat, India. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016; 16(1): 225. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27387920
  3. Salazar M, Vora KS, De Costa A.(IIPHG). Bypassing health facilities for childbirth: A multilevel study in three districts of Gujarat, India. Glob Health Action. 2016; 9(1): 32178. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27545454
  4. Saravanan V, Ayessa Idenal M, Saiyed S, Saxena DB, Gerke S.(IIPHG). Urbanization and human health in urban India: institutional analysis of water-borne diseases in Ahmedabad. Health Policy Plan. 2016: [Epub ahead of print]. http://heapol.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2016/04/28/heapol.czw039.abstract
  5. Sidney K, Iyer V, Vora KS, Mavalankar D, De Costa A.(IIPHG). Statewide program to promote institutional delivery in Gujarat, India: Who participates and the degree of financial subsidy provided by the Chiranjeevi Yojana program. J Health Popul Nutr. 2016; 35(1): http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26825366
  6. Tapasvi Puwar , Deepak Saxena ; Use of IAP BMI Standards for Measuring Nutritional Status of Adolescents in India; Natl J Community Med. 2016; 7(6): 545-545 http://www.ejmanager.com/mnstemps/159/159-1468996692.pdf
  7. Trivedi M, Gaurav K, Saxena DB.(PHFI, IIPHG). Diabetic care through public–private partnership in rural set-up: A case study of primary health centre, Valam, Mehsana. J Health Manag. 2016; 16(1): 3629. http://jhm.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/05/12/0972063416637755.abstract
  8. Trivedi, Mayur; Patel, Minjan (2016) Evaluation of arts-based interventions to improve awareness of selected hygiene and sanitation issues in slums of Ahmedabad, India Journal of Applied Arts & Health, Volume 7, Number 1, 1 June 2016, pp. 25-35(11) http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/intellect/jaah/2016/00000007/00000001/art00003 (abstract only)
  9. Trivedi, Mayur & A Venkat Raman , Financial Implication of Hospitalization and Willingness to Join Health Insurance Programme Among People living with HIV in India. Amity Journal of Healthcare Management 1(1), (21–32) http://amity.edu/UserFiles/admaa/96Paper%202.pdf
  10. Trivedi P, Soni M, Saxena D. Mental health of females after mastectomy: a qualitative case study, Gujarat, India. Int J Med Sci Public Health 2016;5:2244-2248 http://www.ejmanager.com/mnstemps/67/67-1459937442.pdf
  11. Vangani, Ruchi, Deepak Saxena, Nicolas Gerber, Dileep Mavalankar and Joachim von Braun Impact of different irrigation systems on water quality in peri-urban areas of Gujarat, India: ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 219 / 2016 http://ageconsearch.tind.io//bitstream/243145/2/ZEF%20DP%20219.pdf
  12. Vora KS, Annerstedt KS, Mavalankar DV, Dholakia NB, Yasobant S, Saiyed S, Upadhyay A, De Costa A. (2016) Community Based Survey Methodology for Maternal Healthcare Utilization: Gujarat, India. Health, 8: 1542-1553. http://file.scirp.org/pdf/Health_2016111717083402.pdf
  13. Yasobant S, Saxena DB, Trivedi M, Gaurav K, Patel S, Patel M.(IIPHG, PHFI). Advocacy for a responsive health system to control diabetes: Learning from western Indian state Gujarat, India. Int J Med Sci Public Health. 2016; 5(11) http://www.scopemed.org/?mno=224466
  14. Yasobant S, Vora KS, Shewale A, Annerstedt KS, Isaakidis P, Mavalankar DV, Dholakia NB, De Costa A.(IIPHG). Utilization of the state led public private partnership program “Chiranjeevi Yojana” to promote facility births in Gujarat, India: A cross sectional community based study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016; 16(1): 266. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27421254
  15. Yasobant S, Thube N, Saxena D, Patel S, Patel M. (2016). Improving knowledge about diabetes among diabetic population of Gujarat, India: A community based Interventional study. Integrative Journal of Obesity and Diabetes (2016). http://oatext.com/pdf/IOD-2-158.pdf


  1. Hussein J K. V. Ramani, Kanguru L, Patel K Bell J, Patel P, Walker W, Mehta R, Mavalankar DThe Effect of Surveillance and Appreciative Inquiry on Puerperal Infections: A Longitudinal Cohort Study in India. PloS One : Published: January 30, 2014 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0087378 http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0087378
  2. Reetu Sharma, Premila Webster, Sanghita Bhattacharyya (March 2015). Community level workers: awareness generation for improving children’s health. Indian Journal of Community Health. Vol 27, No 1 (2015). https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4618305/pdf/emss-65347.pdf
  3. Mayur Trivedi, Gaurav Kumar. “Assessment of knowledge and practices of selected reproductive health issue in slums of Ahmedabad”. International Journal of Current Research. 7 (1), pp.122 43-12248. January 2015 http://www.journalcra.com/sites/default/files/7527.pdf
  4. Vora KS, Yasobant S, Sengupta R, De Costa A, Upadhyay A, Mavalankar DV. (2015) Options for optimal coverage of free C-section services for poor mothers in Indian state of Gujarat: Location allocation analysis using GIS. PLoS ONE 10 (9): e0137122. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0137122. http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article/file?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0137122&type=printable
  5. Vora KS, Yasobant S,Patel A, Upadhyay A, Mavalankar DV. (2015) Has Chiranjeevi Yojana changed the geographic availability of free Comprehensive Emergency Obstetric Care Services in Gujarat, India? Global Health Action, 8: 28977. http://www.globalhealthaction.net/index.php/gha/article/view/28977/pdf_138
  6. Yasobant S, Vora KS, Hughes C, Upadhyay A, Mavalankar DV. (2015). Geovisualization: A Newer GIS Technology for Implementation Research in Health. Journal of Geographic Information System, 7, 20-28. http://file.scirp.org/pdf/JGIS_2015020214211208.pdf
  7. Vora Kranti, Koblinsky Sally, Koblinsky Marge. (2015) Predictors of maternal health services utilization by poor, rural women: a comparative study in Indian States of Gujarat and Tamil Nadu. JHPN, 33:9. https://jhpn.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s41043-015-0025-x
  8. De Costa A, Vora K, Schneider E, Mavalankar DV. Gujarat’s Chiranjeevi Yojana – a difficult assessment in retrospect. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 2015;93: 436A-436B. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4450700/pdf/BLT.14.137745.pdf
  9. Saxena, D., Singhal, D., Patel, M. (2015). “Student-teacher research: A dilemma between power, ethics, and morality.” Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, Vol 63 (1):pp 76-77 http://www.ijo.in/temp/IndianJOphthalmol63176-6376209_014616.pdf
  10. Jaykaran Charan, Deepak Saxena:  Prevalence and trends of publication of negative studies in prominent Indian medical journals Int J Innovat Med Edu Res. Year: 2015, Volume: 2, Issue: http://www.ejmanager.com/mnstemps/138/138-1430667551.pdf
  11. Naveenkumar G Havale, Mohua Moitra, Deepak Saxena. A study of sociodemographic profile of patients undergoing cataract surgery in New Civil Hospital, Surat.  Int J Med Sci Public Health. 2016; 5(5) http://www.ejmanager.com/mnstemps/67/67-1437316065.pdf
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