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Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology,
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala – 695011, India
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Tribal Stephens C, Porter J, Nettleton C, Wills R, Disappearing, displaced, and undervalued: a call to action for Indigenous health worldwide, June 2006: The Lancet, Vol: 367, No: 9527; p2019-2028.
Stephens C
Porter J
Nettleton C
Wills R
Tribal Pandey K ,Migration for work is making matters worse for poor tribals.2016/India
Kundan Pandey
Tribal Pandey K,Indigenous peoples’ health needs special attention: UN, 2016/India
Kundan Pandey
Tribal Joe J, Young R, Smith-Morris C, Epstein J, Beyond cultural competency: skill, reflexivity, and structure in successful tribal health care, 2014: American Indian Culture and Research Journal, Vol: 38, p29–48.
Joe J
Young R
Smith-Morris C
Epstein J
Tribal Dehury RK, Samal J, Health System Competency for Maternal Health Services in Balasore District and Jaleswar Block, Balasore, Odisha, India: An Assessment, . 2016: .Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, JCDR 10, IC01.
Dehury RK
Samal J
Tribal Menon V, When Tribal Health Culture Meets the Market: Questions for Policy Imperatives, 2013: The Eastern Anthropologist, 66, p513–524.
Menon V
Tribal Prasad, S., 2014. Ailing and treatment seeking behavior of schedule tribes of Madhya Pradesh, India. Ann. Trop. Med. Public Health 7, 156. doi:10.4103/1755-6783.146415
Prasad, S
Tribal Prasad V, Sinha D, Potentials, Experiences and Outcomes of a Comprehensive Community Based Programme to Address Malnutrition in Tribal India, 2015: International Journal of Child Health and Nutrition, Vol: 5, p151-162.
Prasad P
Sinha D
Tribal Kannabiran K, Constitutional Geographies and Cartographies of Impunity Human Rights and Adivasis/Tribes in Contemporary India, 2016: Economic and Political Weekly, Vol: LI, No: 44&45.
Kannabiran K
Tribal Jose JP, Vinod CV, Renjith R, George J, Unwed Motherhood among Tribals in South India, 2012: The Indian Journal of Social Work, Vol: 73, No: 1, p73-96.
Jose JP
Vinod CV
Renjith R
George J
Tribal Srivastava K,Tribal kids drop like flies, state indifferent.2016/India
Kanchan Srivastava
Tribal Jan Swasthya Sahyog, An Atlas of Rural Health, 2016
Jan Sawsthya Sahayog, Chattisgarh
Tribal Mohindra, KS, Labonte R, A systematic review of population health interventions and Scheduled Tribes in India, July 2010: BMC Public Health, Vol: 10, No: 438.
Mohindra, KS
Labonte R
Tribal Anderson, L et.al., Indigenous and tribal peoples’ health (The Lancet–Lowitja Institute Global Collaboration): a population study, July 2016: The Lancet, Vol: 388, No: 10040; p131-157
Anderson L
Robson B
Connolly M
Al-Yaman F
Bjertness E
Tribal Nerkar S S, Tamhankar AJ, Johansson E, Lundborg SC, Improvement in health and empowerment of families as a result of watershed management in a tribal area in India - a qualitative study, October 2013: BMC International Health and Human Rights, Vol: 13, No: 42
Nerkar S S
Tamhankar AJ
Johansson E
Lundborg SC
Tribal Mishra A, Sarma S, Understanding Health and Illness among tribal communities in Orissa, 2011: Indian Anthropologist, Vol: 41, No: 1, p1-16.
Arima Mishra
Sumita Sarma
Tribal Mohindra KS, Public Health Research and Scheduled Tribes: An ethical lens, 2016: Journal of Public Health, Vol: 60, No: 3, p221-223
Katia S. Mohindra
Tribal Saikia, U.S., Steele, R., Dasvarma, G., 2001. Culture, Religion and Reproductive Behaviour in Two Indigenous Communities of Northeastern India: A Discussion of Some Preliminary Findings, in: IUSSP General Conference
Udoy Sankar Saikia
Ross Steele
Gour Dasvarma
Tribal Basu, S., 2000. Dimensions of tribal health in India. Health Population Perspectives. Issues 23, 61-70
Salil Basu
Tribal Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Report of the High level committee on socio-economic, health and educational status of tribal communities of India, Government of India, May 2014
Ministry of Tribal Affairs Government of India
Tribal State of the world’s Indigenous Peoples, Economic and Social Affairs, 2009: Division for Social Policy and Development, United Nations

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Environmental Health Boodram CS, Johnson EJ, Environmental health hazard on industrial disasters: a study on how to achieve community – level social support, 2016: Natural Hazards, Vol: 84, No: 1, p109-120.
Boodram CS
Johnson EJ
Environmental Health Walker G Mitchell G Fairbum J Smith G, Industrial pollution and social deprivation: evidence and complexity in evaluating and responding to environmental inequality, 2005: Local Environment: The International Journal of Justice and Sustainability, Vol: 10, No: 4.
Walker G
Mitchell G
Fairbum J
Smith G
Environmental Health Pingle S, Occupational safety and health in India: Now and the future, 2012: Industrial Health, Vol: 60, p167-171.
Pingle S
Environmental Health Mittal A, Retrospection of Bhopal gas tragedy, 2016: Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry, Vol: 98, No: 99, p1079-1083.
Mittal A
Environmental Health De S, Retrospective analysis of lung function abnormalities of Bhopal gas tragedy affected population, 2012: The Indian Journal of Medical Research, Vol: 135, p193-200.
De S
Environmental Health Aswathi AK, Zeng X, Li J, Environmental pollution of electronic waste recycling in India: A critical review, 2016: Environmental Pollution, Vol: 211, p259-270.
Aswathi AK
Zeng X
Li J
Environmental Health Saha S, Pattanayak SK, Sills EO, Singha AK, Under-mining health: Environmental justice and mining in India, 2011: Health and Place, Vol: 17, p140-148.
Saha S
Singha AK
Environmental Health Ma J, Mitchell G, Dong G, Zhang W, Inequality in Beijing: A Spatial Multilevel Analysis of Perceived Environmental Hazard and Self-Rated Health, 2016: Annals of the American Association of Geographers, Vol: 107, No:1.
Ma J
Mitchell G
Dong G
Zhang W
Environmental Health Shrestha R, Flacke J, Martinez J, Maarseveen Mv, Environmental Health Related Socio-Spatial Inequalities: Identifying “Hotspots” of Environmental Burdens and Social Vulnerability, 2016: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Vol: 13, No: 691.
Shrestha R
Flacke J
Martinez J
Maarseveen Mv
Environmental Health Conant J, Fadem P, A Community Guide to Environmental Health, Berkeley (California, USA), Hesperian Health Guides, 2008.
Conant J
Fadem P
Environmental Health Mishra PK, Samarth RM, Pathak N, Jain S, Banerjee S, Maudar KK, Bhopal Gas Tragedy: Review of Clinical and Experimental Findings After 25 years, 2009: International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health, Vol: 22, No: 3, p193-202.
Mishra PK
Samarth RM
Pathak N
Jain S
Banerjee S
Maudar KK
Environmental Health Chabukdhara M, Nema AK, Heavy metals assessment in urban soil around industrial clusters in Ghaziabad, India: Probabilistic health risk approach, 2013: Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Vol: 87, p57-64
Chabukdhara M
Nema AK

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Conflict and Health Footer KHA, Rubenstein LS, A human rights approach to health care in conflict, 2013: International Review of the Red Cross, Vol: 95, No: 889, p167-187.
Footer KHA
Rubenstein LS
Conflict and Health Mander H, Conflict and suffering: survivors of carnages in 1984 and 2002, 2010: Economic and Political Weekly, Vol: XLV, No: 32.
Mander H
Conflict and Health Brinkman HJ , Attree L , Hezir S, Addressing horizontal inequalities as drivers of conflict in the post-2015 development agenda, 2013: United Nations Peacebuilding Support Office.
Brinkman HJ
Attree L
Hezir S
Conflict and Health McKenzie ED, Spiegel P, Khalifa A, Mateen FJ, Neuropsychiatric disorders among Syrian and Iraqi refugees in Jordan: a retrospective cohort study 2012–2013, 2015: Conflict and Health, Vol: 9, No: 10.
McKenzie ED
Spiegel P
Khalifa A
Mateen FJ
Conflict and Health Rafiqi B, How Violence In The Valley Is Taking A Huge Toll On The Mental Health Of Its Women, December 23, 2016: Women's Feature Service in Cake, Health & Life, Mental Health, Understanding Kashmir.
Rafiqi B
Conflict and Health World Health Organization, Millions of children to receive measles vaccine in north-eastern Nigeria, January 2017.
Conflict and Health Tahhan Z, 2016 'deadliest year' for West Bank children in decade, January 5,2017: Al Jazeera News.
Tahhan Z
Conflict and Health UN News Centre, Thousands of Afghan children face acute malnutrition amid ‘unprecedented’displacement – UN, 2017
Conflict and Health Akhil L, Ahmad HA, The recent outbreaks and reemergence of poliovirus in war and conflict-affected areas, 2016: International Journal of Infectious Disease, Vol: 49, p40-46.
Akhil L
Ahmad HA
Conflict and Health Ba I, Bhopal RS, Physical, mental and social consequences in civilians who have experienced war-related sexual violence: a systematic review (1981-2014), 2017: Public Health, Vol: 142, p121-135.
Ba I
Bhopal RS
Conflict and Health Grimard F, Laszlo S, Long-Term effects of Civil conflict on women’s health outcomes in Peru, 2014, World Development, Vol: 54, p139-155.
Grimard F
Laszlo S
Conflict and Health Najafizada SAM, Labobte R, Bourgeault IL, Community health workers of Afghanistan: a qualitative study of a national program, 2014, Conflict and Health, Vol: 8, No: 26.
Najafizada SAM
Labobte R
Bourgeault IL
Conflict and Health Burkhardt G, Scott J, Onyango MA, Rouhani S, Haider S, Greiner A, Albutt K, VanRooyen M, Bartels S, Sexual violence – related pregnancies in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo: a qualitative analysis of access to pregnancy termination services, 2016, Conflict and Health, Vol: 10, No: 30.
Burkhardt G
Scott J
Onyango MA
Rouhani S
Haider S
Greiner A
Albutt K
VanRooyen M
Bartels S
Conflict and Health Ghobarah HA, Huth P, Russett B, The post-war public health effects of civil conflict, 2004, Social Science and Medicine, Vol: 59, p869-884.
Ghobarah HA
Huth P
Russett B
Conflict and Health Amin M, Civil Society and State in Armed Conflict A Historical Perspective of Their Contestation in Indian-controlled Kashmir, November 2016, Economic and Political Weekly, Vol: 51, No: 46.
Amin M
Conflict and Health Minoiu C, Shemyakina ON, Armed conflict, household victimization, and child health in Côte d'Ivoire, May 2014, Journal of Development Economics, Vol: 108, p237-255.
Minoiu C
Shemyakina ON
Conflict and Health WHO Regional Publications, Social determinants of health in countries in conflict A perspective from the Eastern Mediterranean Region,2008: Eastern Mediterranean Series 32.
WHO Regional Publications

Theme Title Author
Conflict and Health Housen T, Lenglet A, Pintaldi G, Janes S, Shah H, Ara S, Shah S, Dar M, Hussain A, Kashmir mental health survey report 2015, 2015: Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), New Delhi,India.
Housen T
Lenglet A
Pintaldi G
Janes S
Shah H
Ara S
Shah S
Dar M
Hussain A

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Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Fredriksen-Goldsen KI, Simoni JM, Kim H-J, Lehavot K, Walters KL, Yang J, Hoy-Ellis CP, The Health Equity Promotion Model: Reconceptualization of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Health Disparities, 2014: American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, Vol: 86, No: 6, p653-663.
Fredriksen-Goldsen KI
Simoni JM
Kim H-J
Lehavot K
Walters KL
Yang J
Hoy-Ellis CP
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Newcomb ME, Mustanski B, Internalized homophobia and internalizing mental health problems: A meta-analytic review, 2010: Clinical Psychology Review, Vol: 30, No: 8, p1019-1029.
Newcomb ME
Mustanski B
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Bauer GR, Incorporating intersectionality theory into population health research methodology: Challenges and the potential to advance health equity, Social Science & Medicine, 2014: Vol: 110, p10-17
Bauer GR
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Agenor M , Krieger N, Austin SB, Haneuse S, Gottlieb BR, At the intersection of sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, and cervical cancer screening: Assessing Pap test use disparities by sex of sexual partners among black, Latina, and white U.S. women, 2014: Vol: 116, p110-118.
Agénor M
Krieger N
Austin SB
Haneuse S
Gottlieb BR
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Gridley SJ, Crouch JM, Evans Y Eng W, Antoon E, Lyapustina M Schimmel-Bristow A, Woodward J, Youth and Caregiver Perspectives on Barriers to Gender-Affirming Health Care for Transgender Youth, 2016: Journal of Adolescent Health, Vol: 59, No: 3, p254-261.
Gridley SJ
Crouch JM
Evans Y
Eng W
Antoon E
Lyapustina M
Schimmel-Bristow A
Woodward J
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Castaneda C, Developing gender: The medical treatment of transgender young people, 2014: Social Science and Medicine, Vol: 143.
Castaneda C
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Johnson MJ, Nemeth LS, Addressing Health Disparities of Lesbian and Bisexual Women: A Grounded Theory Study, 2014: Women Health Issues, Vol: 24, No: 6, p635-640.
Johnson MJ
Nemeth LS
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Baldwin AM, Dodge B, Schick V, Sanders SA, Fortenberry JD, Sexual Minority Women’s Satisfaction with Health Care Providers and State-level Structural Support: Investigating the Impact of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Nondiscrimination Legislation, 2017: Womens Health Issues, pii: S1049-3867(17)30019-1.
Baldwin AM
Dodge B
Schick V
Sanders SA
Fortenberry JD
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Philips JC, Morrisseau-Beck DA, Patsdaughter CA, ‘‘We Don’t Think You’re Special’’: Is Equitable HIV Prevention for Sexual Minorities Possible?, 2012: The Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS care, Vol: 23, No: 6, p478-486.
Philips JC
Morrisseau-Beck DA
Patsdaughter CA
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Markwick L, Male, Female, Other: Transgender and the Impact in Primary Care, 2016: The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, Vol: 12, No: 5, p330-338.
Markwick L
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Hatzenbuehler ML, Phelan JC, Link BG, Stigma as a fundamental cause of population health inequalities, 2013: American Journal of Public Health, Vol: 103, No: 5, p813-821.
Hatzenbuehler ML
Phelan JC
Link BG
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Khan M, Ilcisin M, Sexton K , Multifactorial discrimination as a fundamental cause of mental health inequities, 2017: International Journal for Equity in Health, Vol: 16, No: 43.
Khan M
Ilcisin M
Sexton K
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Diaz CYC , The right of young people to health and gender identities, 2011: Pan American Health Organization.
Diaz CYC
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity van der Star A, Branstrom R, Acceptance of sexual minorities, discrimination, social capital and health and well-being: a cross-European study among members of same-sex and opposite-sex couples, 2015: BMC Public Health, Vol: 15, No: 812.
van der Star A
Branstrom R
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Chakrapani V, Newman PA, Shunmugam M, Dubrow R, Barriers to free antiretroviral treatment access among Kothi-identified men who have sex with men and aravanis (transgender women) in Chennai, India, 2011: AIDS Care, Vol: 23, No: 12, p1687-1694.
Chakrapani V
Newman PA
Shunmugam M
Dubrow R
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Sivasubramanian M, Mimiaga MJ, Mayer KH, Anand VR, Johnson CV, Prabhugate P, Safren SA, Suicidality, clinical depression, and anxiety disorders are highly prevalent in men who have sex with men in Mumbai, India: Findings from a community –recruited sample, 2011: Psychology, Health and Medicine, Vol: 16, No: 4, p450-462.
Sivasubramanian M
Mimiaga MJ
Mayer KH
Anand VR
Johnson CV
Prabhugate P
Safren SA
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Rodríguez-Díaz CE, Jovet-Toledo, GG , Vélez-Vega CM, Ortiz-Sánchez EJ, Edda I. Santiago-Rodríguez EI, Vargas-Molina RL, Rodríguez-Madera SL, Mulinelli-Rodríguez JJ, Discrimination and Health among Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans people in Puerto Rico, 2016: Puerto Rico Health Sciences Journal, Vol: 35, No: 3, p154-159.
Rodríguez-Díaz CE
Jovet-Toledo, GG
Vélez-Vega CM
Ortiz-Sánchez EJ
Edda I. Santiago-Rodríguez EI
Vargas-Molina RL
Rodríguez-Madera SL
Mulinelli-Rodríguez JJ
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Wilson EC, Chen YH, Arayasirikul S, Raymond HF, McFarland W, The Impact of Discrimination on the Mental Health of Trans*Female Youth and the Protective Effect of Parental Support, AIDS and Behaviour, Vol: 20, No: 10, p2203-2211.
Wilson EC
Chen YH
Arayasirikul S
Raymond HF
McFarland W
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity White Hughto JM, Reisner SL, Pachankis JE, Transgender stigma and health: A critical review of stigma determinants, mechanisms, and interventions, 2015: Social Science and Medicine, Vol: 147, p222-231.
White Hughto JM
Reisner SL
Pachankis JE
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Agenor M, Austin SB, Kort D, Austin EL, Muzny CA, Sexual Orientation and Sexual and Reproductive Health among African American Sexual Minority Women in the U.S. South, 2016: Women’s Health Issues, Vol: 2, No: 6, p612-621
Agenor M
Austin SB
Kort D
Austin EL
Muzny CA
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Veenstra G, Race, gender, class, and sexual orientation: intersecting axes of inequality and self-rated health in Canada, 2011: International Journal for Equity in Health, Vol: 10, No: 3.
Veenstra G
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Gustafsson PE, Linander I, Mosquera PA, Embodying pervasive discrimination: a decomposition of sexual orientation inequalities in health in a population-based cross-sectional study in Northern Sweden, 2017: International Journal for Equity in Health, Vol: 16, No: 22.
Gustafsson PE
Linander I
Mosquera PA
Inequities related to sexual orientation and gender identity Scott SD, Pringle A, Lumsdaine C, Sexual Exclusion, homophobia and health inequalities: a review, 2004: UK Gay Men’s Health Network.
Scott SD
Pringle A
Lumsdaine C

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Inequities, Stigma, Discrimination related to Sexual and Reproductive Health Teng FF, Mitchell SM, Sekikubo M, Biryabarema C, Byamugisha JK, Steinberg M, Money DM, Ogilvie GS, Understanding the role of embarrassment in gynaecological screening: a qualitative study from the ASPIRE cervical cancer screening project in Uganda, 2014, BMJ Open, Vol: 4, e004783. Teng FF
Mitchell SM
Sekikubo M
Biryabarema C
Byamugisha JK
Steinberg M
Money DM
Ogilvie GS
Inequities, Stigma, Discrimination related to Sexual and Reproductive Health Inhorn MC, Middle Eastern Masculinities in the Age of New Reproductive Technologies: Male Infertility and Stigma in Egypt and Lebanon, 2004, Medical Anthropology Quarterly, Vol: 18, No: 2, p162-182. Inhorn MC
Inequities, Stigma, Discrimination related to Sexual and Reproductive Health Amone-P’Olak K, Lekhutlile TM, Ovuga E, Abbott RA, Meiser-Stedman R, Stewart DG, Jones PB, Sexual violence and general functioning among formerly abducted girls in Northern Uganda: the mediating roles of stigma and community relations - the WAYS study, 2016, BMC Public Health, Vol: 16, p64 Amone-P’Olak K
Lekhutlile TM
Ovuga E
Abbott RA
Meiser-Stedman R
Stewart DG
Jones PB
Inequities, Stigma, Discrimination related to Sexual and Reproductive Health Aniteye P, O’Brien B, Mayhew SH, Stigmatized by association: challenges for abortion service providers in Ghana, 2016, BMC Health Services Research, Vol: 16, p486. Aniteye P
O’Brien B
Mayhew SH
Inequities, Stigma, Discrimination related to Sexual and Reproductive Health Rosser JI, Njoroge B, Huchko MJ, Cervical Cancer Stigma in rural Kenya: What does HIV have to do with it?, 2016, Journal of Cancer Education, Vol: 31, p413-418. Rosser JI
Njoroge B
Njoroge B
Inequities, Stigma, Discrimination related to Sexual and Reproductive Health Crawforda M, Menger LM, Kaufman MR, ‘This is a natural process’: Managing menstrual stigma in Nepal, 2014: Culture, Health & Sexuality, Vol: 16, No: 4, p426-439.
Crawford M
Menger LM
Kaufman MR
Inequities, Stigma, Discrimination related to Sexual and Reproductive Health Bommaraju A, Kavanaugh ML, Hou MY, Bessett D, Situating Stigma in Stratified Reproduction: Abortion stigma and miscarriage stigma as barriers to reproductive health care, 2016: Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare, Vol: 10, p62-69.
Bommaraju A
Kavanaugh ML
Hou MY
Bessett D
Inequities, Stigma, Discrimination related to Sexual and Reproductive Health Mohammadi F, Kohan S, Mostafavi F, Gholami A, The Stigma of Reproductive Health Services Utilization by Unmarried Women, 2016: Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal, Vol: 18, No: 3, e24231.
Mohammadi F
Kohan S
Mostafavi F
Gholami A
Inequities, Stigma, Discrimination related to Sexual and Reproductive Health Cockrill K, Nack A, “I’m not that type of person”: Managing the stigma of having an abortion, 2013: Deviant Behaviour, Vol; 34, p973-990.
Cockrill K
Nack A
Inequities, Stigma, Discrimination related to Sexual and Reproductive Health Kumar A, Hessini L, Mitchell EMH, Conceptualizing Abortion Stigma, 2009: Culture, Health & Sexuality, Vol: 11, No: 6, p625-639
Kumar A
Hessini L
Mitchell EMH
Inequities, Stigma, Discrimination related to Sexual and Reproductive Health Gannon K, Glover L, Abel P, Masculinity, infertility, stigma and media reports, 2004: Social Science & Medicine, Vol: 59, No: 6, p1169-1175.
Gannon K
Glover L
Abel P

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Urban Health Inequities Rose J, Cleansing public nature: landscapes of homelessness, health, and displacement, 2017, Journal of Political Ecology, Vol: 24, No: 1, p11-23.
Rose J
Urban Health Inequities Pawar AB, Mohan PVTK, Bansal RK, Social Determinants, Suboptimal Health Behaviour, and Morbidity in Urban Slum Population: An Indian Perspective, 2008, Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine, Vol: 85, No: 4, p607-618.
Pawar AB
Mohan PVTK
Bansal RK
Urban Health Inequities Vlahov D, Freudenberg N, Proietti F, Ompad D, Quinn A, Nandi V, Galea S, Urban as a Determinant of Health, 2007, Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine, Vol: 84, No: 1, p16-26.
Vlahov D
Freudenberg N
Proietti F
Ompad D
Quinn A
Nandi V
Galea S
Urban Health Inequities Friel S, Hancock T, Kjellstrom T, McGranahan G, Monge P, Roy J, Urban Health Inequities and the Added Pressure of Climate Change: An Action-Oriented Research Agenda, 2011, Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine, Vol: 88, No: 5, p886-895.
Friel S
Hancock T
Kjellstrom T
McGranahan G
Monge P
Roy J
Urban Health Inequities World Health Organization and UN Habitat, Global Report on Urban Health: Equitable, healthier cities for sustainable development, 2016.
World Health Organization
UN Habitat
Urban Health Inequities WHO/Kobe Centre/UN Habitat, Urban health: major opportunities for improving global health outcomes, despite persistent health inequities, 2016.
Kobe Centre
UN Habitat
Urban Health Inequities Unger A, Riley LW, Slum Health: From Understanding to Action, 2007, Vol: 4, No: 10, e295.
Unger A
Riley LW
Urban Health Inequities Singh M, Husan Z, Self-fulfilling Equilibrium and Social Disparities in Urban India, 2016, Economic and Political Weekly, Vol: 51, No: 48.
Singh M
Husan Z
Urban Health Inequities Borrell C, Pons-Vigues M, Morrison J, Diez E, Factors and process influencing health inequalities in urban areas, Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 2013, Vol: 67, No: 5, p389-391.
Borrell C
Pons-Vigues M
Morrison J
Diez E
Urban Health Inequities Lungu EA, Biesma R, Chirwa M, Darker C, Healthcare seeking practices and barriers to accessing under-five child health services in urban slims in Malawi: a qualitative study, 2016, BMC Health Services Research, Vol: 16, No: 410.
Lungu EA
Biesma R
Chirwa M
Darker C
Urban Health Inequities Haque I, Discriminated urban spaces: A study of spatial segregation in urban West Bengal, 2016, Economic and Political Weekly, Vol: 51, No: 46, p41-50.
Haque I
Urban Health Inequities UN Habitat, WHO, Hidden Cities: Unmasking and overcoming health inequities in urban settings,2010, UN-Habitat head office in Nairobi, Kenya and the World Health Organization.
UN Habitat
Urban Health Inequities Kikuti M, Cunha GM, Paploski IAD, Kasper AM, Silva MMO, Tavares AS, Cruz JS, Queiroz TL, Rodrigues MS, Santana PM, Lima HCAV, Calcagno J, Takahashi D, Gonçalves AHO, Araújo JMG, Gauthier K, Diuk-Wasser MA, Kitron U, Ko AI, Reis MG, Ribeiro GS, Spatial Distribution of Dengue in a Brazalian Urban Slum Setting: Role of Socioeconomic Gradient in Disease Risk, 2015, PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, Vol: 9, No: 7, e0003937.
Kikuti M
Cunha GM
Paploski IAD
Kasper AM
Silva MMO
Tavares AS
Cruz JS
Queiroz TL
Rodrigues MS
Santana PM
Calcagno J
Takahashi D
Gonçalves AHO
Araújo JMG
Gauthier K
Diuk-Wasser MA
Kitron U
Reis MG
Ribeiro GS
Urban Health Inequities Karn SK, Shikura S, Harada H, Living Environment and Health of Urban Poor: A Study in Mumbai, 2013, Economic and Political Weekly, Vol: 38, No: 4.
Karn SK
Shikura S
Harada H

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Inequities among elderly Loganathan S, Iyengar V, Chowdappa SV, Varghese M, Population trends and public awareness of healthy and pathological ageing in India: A brief overview, 2017, Asian Journal of Psychiatry, Vol: 29, p49-53.
Loganathan S
Chowdappa SV
Varghese M
Inequities among elderly Roy K, Chaudhuri A, Influence of socioeconomic status, wealth and financial empowerment on gender differences in health and healthcare utilization in later life: evidence from India, 2008, Social Science and Medicine, Vol: 66, No: 9, p1951-1962.
Roy K
Chaudhuri A
Inequities among elderly Perkins JM, Lee H, James KS, Oh J, Krishna A, Heo J, Lee H, Subramanian SV, Marital status, widowhood duration, gender and health outcomes: a cross-sectional study among older adults in India, 2016, BMC Public Health, Vol: 16, No: 1032.
Perkins JM
Lee H
James KS
Oh J
Krishna A
Heo J
Lee H
Subramanian SV
Inequities among elderly Alam M, Mazumdar S, Yadav P, Inequities in Elderly Health and Wellbeing in India: An Exploration, 2015, BKPAI Working Paper Series II No.5, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), New Delhi.
Alam M
Mazumdar S
Yadav P
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Mental Health Rajalakshmi TK, Towards sane society, 2016, FRONTLINE.
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