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Lawn, Joy

Overview
Works: 89 works in 100 publications in 1 language and 257 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Academic theses 
Roles: Editor, Contributor, Other, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joy Lawn
Oxford textbook of global health of women, newborns, children, and adolescents( )

6 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "Oxford Textbook of Global Health of Women, Newborns, Children, and Adolescents" is the first comprehensive book on this topic. Written by experts in the field, this invaluable source takes a lifecourse approach to health. Following women from adolescence to motherhood, it covers sexual and reproductive health, HIV, pregnancy, mental health, and much more. Child development is traced from conception through pregnancy, the newborn period, and into childhood adolescence, with topics including newborn care, nutrition, infections, and injuries. This comprehensive resource asks uncomfortable but necessary questions about the detriments of health, such as maltreatment, injury, and malnutrition, and looks at how to influence policy and inspire change. -- From publisher's description
The healthy newborn : a reference manual for program managers by Joy Lawn( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born too soon : the global action report on preterm birth by Fernando Althabe( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born too soon: the global action report on preterm birth provides the first-ever national, regional and global estimates of preterm birth. The report shows the extent to which preterm birth is on the rise in most countries, and is now the second leading cause of death globally for children under five, after pneumonia. Addressing preterm birth is now an urgent priority for reaching Millennium Development Goal 4, calling for the reduction of child deaths by two-thirds by 2015. This report shows that rapid change is possible and identifies priority actions for everyone. This inspiring report is a joint effort of almost 50 international, regional and national organizations, led by the March of Dimes, The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Save the Children and the World Health Organization in support of the Every Woman Every Child effort, led by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Born too soon proposes actions for policy, programs and research by all partners--from governments to NGOs to the business community -- that if acted upon, will substantially reduce the toll of preterm birth, especially in high-burden countries. The report contains a foreword by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and is accompanied by more than 30 new and expanded commitments to prevention and care of preterm birth, joining more than 200 existing commitments on the Every Woman Every Child web site
Science in action : saving the lives of Africa's mothers, newborns, and children by African Science Academy Development Initiative( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4 million neonatal deaths : an analysis of available cause-of-death data and systematic country estimates with a focus on 'birth asphyxia' by Joy Lawn( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Background: Of the world's four million neonatal deaths, 99% occur in low/middleincome countries, but most information relates to the 1% dying in high-income countries. Reliable cause-of-death data are lacking. The aim of this thesis is to develop programmatically-relevant, national estimates for neonatal cause-of-death, focusing on "birth asphyxia" to illustrate specific challenges in the available data and for systematic national estimates. Objectives: 1. Review estimation methods, giving implications for neonatal cause-of-death estimation. 2. Propose programmatic categories for neonatal cause-of-death, reviewing measurement options for intrapartum-related outcomes ("birth asphyxia"). 3. Identify and analyse existing neonatal cause-of-death data. 4. Estimate intrapartum-related neonatal deaths for all countries, comparing single-cause and multi-cause models. 5. Summarise priorities for improving neonatal cause-of-death estimates and input data. Data inputs: Case definitions were reviewed for neonatal cause-of-death and intrapartumrelated outcomes. Six programmatically relevant cause-of-death categories were defined, plus a residual "other neonatal" category. Two sources of neonatal cause-of-death data were examined: Vital Registration (VR) datasets for countries with high coverage (>90%) based on a new analysis from 83 countries; and published/unpublished studies identified through systematic searches. Inclusion criteria for representativeness and comparability were applied. Data from 44 countries with VR (96,797 neonatal deaths) and from 56 studies (29 countries, 13,685 neonatal deaths) met inclusion criteria, despite screening almost 7,000 abstracts. These data represent <3% of the world's neonatal deaths. Thus estimation is necessary for global level information. No useable data were identified from Central and North-West Africa, or Central Asia. Modelling: Methods were developed to estimate intrapartum-related neonatal deaths (single-cause), and then simultaneously estimate seven causes of neonatal death (multi-cause). Applying these proportions to the numbers of neonatal deaths in 192 countries gives a global estimate of intrapartum-related neonatal deaths of 0.90 (0.65-1.17) million using single-cause and 0.91 (0.60-1.08) million using multi-cause methods. Discussion: The multi-cause model has become WHO's standard method for neonatal cause-of-death estimates. However, complex statistical models are not a panacea. More representative data are required. Simplified case definitions and consistent hierarchical cause-of- death attribution would improve comparability, especially for intrapartum-related deaths
Intrapartum related deaths : evidence for action( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kangaroo mother care: a multi-country analysis of health system bottlenecks and potential solutions by Linda Vesel( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global report on preterm birth and stillbirth (1 of 7): definitions, description of the burden and opportunities to improve data by GAPPS Review Group( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saving Lives at Birth; development of a retrospective theory of change, impact framework and prioritised metrics by Marek Lalli( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delivering interventions to reduce the global burden of stillbirths: improving service supply and community demand by Zulfiqar Ahmed Bhutta( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modelling stillbirth mortality reduction with the Lives Saved Tool by Hannah Blencowe( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Estimating the birth prevalence and pregnancy outcomes of congenital malformations worldwide by Congenital Disorders Expert Group( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antenatal corticosteroids for management of preterm birth: a multi-country analysis of health system bottlenecks and potential solutions by Working Group for the UN Commission of Life Saving Commodities Antenatal Corticosteroids( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Health in South Africa : an executive summary for the Lancet series by Joy Lawn( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The effect of providing skilled birth attendance and emergency obstetric care in preventing stillbirths by Mohammad Yawar Yakoob( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counting every stillbirth and neonatal death through mortality audit to improve quality of care for every pregnant woman and her baby by Kate J Kerber( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treatment of neonatal infections: a multi-country analysis of health system bottlenecks and potential solutions by Aline Simen-Kapeu( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chromosomal disorders: estimating baseline birth prevalence and pregnancy outcomes worldwide by Congenital Disorders Expert Group( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inpatient care of small and sick newborns: a multi-country analysis of health system bottlenecks and potential solutions by Sarah G Moxon( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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