October 2022 | Volume 1, Issue 8

Publication Digest

A monthly compilation of peer-reviewed publications authored and co-authored
by researchers at BRAC James P Grant School of Public Health

Pandemic Portraits—An Intersectional Analysis of the Experiences of People with Disabilities and Caregivers during COVID-19 in Bangladesh and Liberia

Authors: Shahreen Chowdhury, Salma Akter Urme, Boakai A. Nyehn, Jr., Heylove R. Mark Sr., Md. Tanvir Hassan, Sabina F. Rashid, Naomi B. Harris and Laura Dean

Published in Social Sciences, 11: 378


Reference equations for evaluation of spirometry function tests in South Asia, and amongst South Asians living in other countries

Authors: Wei Yee Leong, Ananya Gupta, Mehedi Hasan, Sara Mahmood, Samreen Siddiqui, Sajjad Ahmed, Ian Y Goon, Marie Loh, Theresia H Mina, Benjamin Lam, Yik Weng Yew, Joanne Ngeow, Jimmy Lee, Eng Sing Lee, Elio Riboli, Paul Elliott, Geak Poh Tan, Sanjay H. Chotirmall, Ananda R Wickremasinghe, Jaspal S Kooner, Khadija I Khawaja, Prasad Katulanda, Malay K Mridha, Sujeet Jha, Anjana Ranjit M, Guha Pradeepa, Anuradhani Kasturiratne, John C Chambers

Published in European Respiratory Journal


Preventive small-quantity lipid-based nutrient supplements reduce severe wasting and severe stunting among young children: an individual participant data meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Authors: Kathryn G Dewey, Charles D Arnold, K Ryan Wessells, Elizabeth L Prado, Souheila Abbeddou, Seth Adu-Afarwuah, Hasmot Ali, Benjamin F Arnold, Per Ashorn, Ulla Ashorn, Sania Ashraf, Elodie Becquey, Kenneth H Brown, Parul Christian, John M Colford, Jr, Sherlie J L Dulience, Lia C H Fernald, Emanuela Galasso, Lotta Hallamaa, Sonja Y Hess, Jean H Humphrey, Lieven Huybregts, Lora L Iannottie, Kaniz Jannat, Anna Lartey, Agnes Le Port, Jef L Leroy, Stephen P Luby, Kenneth Maleta, Susana L Matias, Mduduzi N N Mbuya, Malay K Mridha, Minyanga Nkhoma, Clair Null, Rina R Paul, Harriet Okronipa, Jean-Bosco Ouédraogo, Amy J Pickering, Andrew J Prendergast, Marie Ruel, Saijuddin Shaikh, Ann M Weber, Patricia Wolff, Amanda Zongrone, Christine P Stewart

Published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, nqac232


Effects of prenatal nutritional supplements on gestational weight gain in low- and middle-income countries: a meta-analysis of individual participant data

Authors: Enju Liu, Dongqing Wang, Anne Marie Darling, Nandita Perumal, Molin Wang, Tahmeed Ahmed, Parul Christian, Kathryn G. Dewey, Gilberto Kac, Stephen Kennedy, Vishak Subramoney, Brittany Briggs, Wafaie W. Fawzi, and members of the GWG Pooling Project Consortium* (Abu Ahmed Shamim and Malay Kanti Mridha from BRAC JPGSPH)

Published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, nqac259


‘I Left My Old Self in the Training Session and Came Back With a New One': Positive Behavioural Changes Among Young Male Participants of Psychodrama Intervention Living in an Urban Slum in Bangladesh

Authors: Rukhshan Fahmi, Mrittika Barua, Ashfique Rizwan, Arifur Rahman, Easir Aarafat, Abdul Jabbar, Atonu Rabbani, and Malabika Sarker and Malabika Sarker

Published in The Journal of Men’s Studies


Nutrition, Food Safety and Global Health

Authors: Kaosar Afsana, Saira Parveen Jolly & Fahmida Akhter

Published  in Handbook of Global Health

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