A citation-based method for searching scientific literature

Ramanan Laxminarayan, Anne J Mills, Joel G Breman, Anthony R Measham, George Alleyne, Mariam Claeson, Prabhat Jha, Philip Musgrove, Jeffrey Chow, Sonbol Shahid-Salles, Dean T Jamison. Lancet 2006
Times Cited: 184







List of co-cited articles
285 articles co-cited >1



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An estimation of the global volume of surgery: a modelling strategy based on available data.
Thomas G Weiser, Scott E Regenbogen, Katherine D Thompson, Alex B Haynes, Stuart R Lipsitz, William R Berry, Atul A Gawande. Lancet 2008
10

Quantifying surgical capacity in Sierra Leone: a guide for improving surgical care.
T Peter Kingham, Thaim B Kamara, Meena N Cherian, Richard A Gosselin, Meghan Simkins, Chris Meissner, Lynda Foray-Rahall, Kisito S Daoh, Soccoh A Kabia, Adam L Kushner. Arch Surg 2009
156
6


Survey of emergency and surgical capacity in the conflict-affected regions of Sri Lanka.
Breena R Taira, Meena N Cherian, Harischandra Yakandawala, R Kesavan, S M Samarage, Mohan DeSilva. World J Surg 2010
47
10


Evaluation of Trauma Care capabilities in four countries using the WHO-IATSIC Guidelines for Essential Trauma Care.
Charles Mock, Son Nguyen, Robert Quansah, Carlos Arreola-Risa, Ramesh Viradia, Manjul Joshipura. World J Surg 2006
111
5

Cost-effectiveness of groin hernia surgery in the Western Region of Ghana.
Samuel D Shillcutt, Michael G Clarke, Andrew N Kingsnorth. Arch Surg 2010
88
5

Global, regional, and national causes of child mortality in 2008: a systematic analysis.
Robert E Black, Simon Cousens, Hope L Johnson, Joy E Lawn, Igor Rudan, Diego G Bassani, Prabhat Jha, Harry Campbell, Christa Fischer Walker, Richard Cibulskis,[...]. Lancet 2010
4

Assessment of capacity for surgery, obstetrics and anaesthesia in 17 Ghanaian hospitals using a WHO assessment tool.
Shelly Choo, Henry Perry, Afua A J Hesse, Francis Abantanga, Elias Sory, Hayley Osen, Charles Fleischer-Djoleto, Rachel Moresky, Colin W McCord, Meena Cherian,[...]. Trop Med Int Health 2010
80
5


A prospective cohort study comparing the African and European hernia.
D L Sanders, C S Porter, K C D Mitchell, A N Kingsnorth. Hernia 2008
29
13

Commercial mesh versus Nylon mosquito net for hernia repair. A randomized double-blind study in Burkina Faso.
Sebastian Freudenberg, Daman Sano, Edgar Ouangré, Christel Weiss, Torsten J Wilhelm. World J Surg 2006
46
8

Microfluidics-based diagnostics of infectious diseases in the developing world.
Curtis D Chin, Tassaneewan Laksanasopin, Yuk Kee Cheung, David Steinmiller, Vincent Linder, Hesam Parsa, Jennifer Wang, Hannah Moore, Robert Rouse, Gisele Umviligihozo,[...]. Nat Med 2011
390
4

Disability-adjusted life years: a critical review.
S Anand, K Hanson. J Health Econ 1997
313
4

Integrated HIV testing, malaria, and diarrhea prevention campaign in Kenya: modeled health impact and cost-effectiveness.
James G Kahn, Nicholas Muraguri, Brian Harris, Eric Lugada, Thomas Clasen, Mark Grabowsky, Jonathan Mermin, Shahnaaz Shariff. PLoS One 2012
34
11

Surgery and global health: a view from beyond the OR.
Paul E Farmer, Jim Y Kim. World J Surg 2008
406
4

The incidence of hernia on the island of Pemba.
Y S Yordanov, S K Stoyanov. East Afr Med J 1969
13
30

Global disease burden of conditions requiring emergency surgery.
B Stewart, P Khanduri, C McCord, M Ohene-Yeboah, S Uranues, F Vega Rivera, C Mock. Br J Surg 2014
197
4



Hernias: inguinal and incisional.
Andrew Kingsnorth, Karl LeBlanc. Lancet 2003
410
4

Essential surgery at the district hospital: a retrospective descriptive analysis in three African countries.
Moses Galukande, Johan von Schreeb, Andreas Wladis, Naboth Mbembati, Helder de Miranda, Margaret E Kruk, Sam Luboga, Alphonsus Matovu, Colin McCord, S Khady Ndao-Brumblay,[...]. PLoS Med 2010
93
4

The prevalence of inguinal hernia in adult Ghanaian males.
D W Belcher, P K Nyame, F K Wurapa. Trop Geogr Med 1978
18
16

The burden of surgical conditions and access to surgical care in low- and middle-income countries.
Doruk Ozgediz, Dean Jamison, Meena Cherian, Kelly McQueen. Bull World Health Organ 2008
185
3

The quality of emergency obstetrical surgery by assistant medical officers in Tanzanian district hospitals.
Colin McCord, Godfrey Mbaruku, Caetano Pereira, Calist Nzabuhakwa, Staffan Bergstrom. Health Aff (Millwood) 2009
68
4

Addressing the Millennium Development Goals from a surgical perspective: essential surgery and anesthesia in 8 low- and middle-income countries.
Adam L Kushner, Meena N Cherian, Luc Noel, David A Spiegel, Steffen Groth, Carissa Etienne. Arch Surg 2010
149
3

Postoperative outcome of caesarean sections and other major emergency obstetric surgery by clinical officers and medical officers in Malawi.
Garvey Chilopora, Caetano Pereira, Francis Kamwendo, Agnes Chimbiri, Eddie Malunga, Staffan Bergström. Hum Resour Health 2007
116
3


Surgery in Malawi - a national survey of activity in rural and urban hospitals.
Chris Lavy, Alistair Tindall, Colin Steinlechner, Nyengo Mkandawire, Sandy Chimangeni. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2007
59
5

Emergency and essential surgical services in Afghanistan: still a missing challenge.
Sandro Contini, Asadullah Taqdeer, Meena Cherian, Ahmad Shah Shokohmand, Richard Gosselin, Peter Graaff, Luc Noel. World J Surg 2010
55
5

Maternal and child undernutrition: global and regional exposures and health consequences.
Robert E Black, Lindsay H Allen, Zulfiqar A Bhutta, Laura E Caulfield, Mercedes de Onis, Majid Ezzati, Colin Mathers, Juan Rivera. Lancet 2008
3


Cost effectiveness in low- and middle-income countries: a review of the debates surrounding decision rules.
Samuel D Shillcutt, Damian G Walker, Catherine A Goodman, Anne J Mills. Pharmacoeconomics 2009
148
3

Public health and policy issues of hernia surgery in Africa.
Andrew N Kingsnorth, Michael G Clarke, Samuel D Shillcutt. World J Surg 2009
25
12

The use of sterilised polyester mosquito net mesh for inguinal hernia repair in Ghana.
M G Clarke, C Oppong, R Simmermacher, K Park, M Kurzer, L Vanotoo, A N Kingsnorth. Hernia 2009
48
6

Sterilized mosquito net versus commercial mesh for hernia repair. an experimental study in goats in Mbarara/Uganda.
T J Wilhelm, S Freudenberg, E Jonas, R Grobholz, S Post, P Kyamanywa. Eur Surg Res 2007
22
13

Open mesh versus non-mesh for repair of femoral and inguinal hernia.
N W Scott, K McCormack, P Graham, P M Go, S J Ross, A M Grant. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2002
175
3

The origins and the future of microfluidics.
George M Whitesides. Nature 2006
3

Microfluidic diagnostic technologies for global public health.
Paul Yager, Thayne Edwards, Elain Fu, Kristen Helton, Kjell Nelson, Milton R Tam, Bernhard H Weigl. Nature 2006
935
3

Cost of community integrated prevention campaign for malaria, HIV, and diarrhea in rural Kenya.
James G Kahn, Brian Harris, Jonathan H Mermin, Thomas Clasen, Eric Lugada, Mark Grabowksy, Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen, Navneet Garg. BMC Health Serv Res 2011
22
13

Distributing insecticide-treated bednets during measles vaccination: a low-cost means of achieving high and equitable coverage.
Mark Grabowsky, Theresa Nobiya, Mercy Ahun, Rose Donna, Miata Lengor, Drake Zimmerman, Holly Ladd, Edward Hoekstra, Aliu Bello, Aba Baffoe-Wilmot,[...]. Bull World Health Organ 2005
87
3




Can the value choices in DALYs influence global priority-setting?
Trude Arnesen, Lydia Kapiriri. Health Policy 2004
58
5

Comparison of surgical care deficiencies between US civil war hospitals and present-day hospitals in Sierra Leone.
Joseph Crompton, T Peter Kingham, T B Kamara, Murray F Brennan, Adam L Kushner. World J Surg 2010
14
21

Anaesthesia services in developing countries: defining the problems.
S C Hodges, C Mijumbi, M Okello, B A McCormick, I A Walker, I H Wilson. Anaesthesia 2007
205
3

Supporting the delivery of cost-effective interventions in primary health-care systems in low-income and middle-income countries: an overview of systematic reviews.
Simon Lewin, John N Lavis, Andrew D Oxman, Gabriel Bastías, Mickey Chopra, Agustín Ciapponi, Signe Flottorp, Sebastian García Martí, Tomas Pantoja, Gabriel Rada,[...]. Lancet 2008
134
3

Global, regional, and national causes of child mortality: an updated systematic analysis for 2010 with time trends since 2000.
Li Liu, Hope L Johnson, Simon Cousens, Jamie Perin, Susana Scott, Joy E Lawn, Igor Rudan, Harry Campbell, Richard Cibulskis, Mengying Li,[...]. Lancet 2012
3

Cost-effectiveness of malaria control in sub-Saharan Africa.
C A Goodman, P G Coleman, A J Mills. Lancet 1999
178
3


Co-cited is the co-citation frequency, indicating how many articles cite the article together with the query article. Similarity is the co-citation as percentage of the times cited of the query article or the article in the search results, whichever is the lowest. These numbers are calculated for the last 100 citations when articles are cited more than 100 times.