Publications Related to "Rachel Nugent"


Addressing NCDs

Despite the mounting evidence that they impede social and economic development, increase inequalities, and perpetuate poverty, Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) remain largely absent from the agendas of major development assistance initiatives. In...


Helmet Regulation in Vietnam

Using Vietnam’s comprehensive helmet policy, this chapter bolsters the case for similar policy adoption in neighboring countries as well as in other low- and middle-income countries. The study simulated the impact on health consequences by...


On the economics of managing blood pressure- Author's reply

We appreciate the letter from Marjan Attaei and Salim Yusuf in which they express concern that the cost estimates for treating hypertension cited by the Lancet Commission on Hypertension1 might be misleading because it is unclear whether the...