Commission Contributing Papers

Perioperative mortality rates in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Joshua S Ng-Kamstra, Sumedha Arya, Sarah L M Greenberg, Meera Kotagal, Catherine Arsenault, David Ljungman, Rachel R Yorlets, Arnav Agarwal, Claudia Frankfurter, Anton Nikouline, Francis Yi Xing Lai, Charlotta L Palmqvist, Terence Fu, Tahrin Mahmood, Sneha Raju, Sristi Sharma, Isobel H Marks, Alexis Bowder, Lebei Pi, John G Meara, Mark G Shrime

Surgical quality indicators in low-resource settings: A new evidence-based tool
Isabelle Citron, Saurabh Saluja, Julia Amundson, Rodrigo Vaz Ferreira, David Ljungman, Nivaldo Alsonso, Vitor Moutinho, John G. Meara, and Michael Steer

Three global health-care quality reports in 2018
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Donald M. Berwick, Edward Kelley, Margaret E. Kruk, Sania Nishtar, and Muhammad Ali Pate

Does quality influence utilization of primary health care? Evidence from Haiti
Anna D. Gage, Hannah H. Leslie, Asaf Bitton, J. Gregory Jerome, Jean Paul Joseph, Roody Thermidor, and Margaret E. Kruk
Globalization and Health

Can India’s primary care facilities deliver? A cross-sectional assessment of the Indian public health system’s capacity for basic delivery and newborn services
Jigyasa Sharma, Hannah H. Leslie, Mathilda Regan, Devaki Nambiar, and Margaret E. Kruk
BMJ Open

Distribution and determinants of pneumonia diagnosis using Integrated Management of Childhood Illness guidelines: a nationally representative study in Malawi
Omolara T. Uwemedimo, Todd P. Lewis, Elsie A. Essien, Grace J. Chan, Humphreys Nsona, Margaret E. Kruk, Hannah H. Leslie
BMJ Global Health

Content of Care in 15,000 Sick Child Consultations in Nine Lower-Income Countries
Margaret E. Kruk, Anna D. Gage, Godfrey M. Mbaruku, and Hannah H. Leslie
Health Services Research

Hospital Mortality – a neglected but rich source of information supporting the transition to higher quality health systems in low and middle income countries
Mike English, Thomas Julius, Mercy Chepkirui, David Gathara, Paul O. Ouma, Peter Cherutich, Emelda A. Okiro, and Robert W. Snow
BMC Medicine

Are we ready for a quality revolution?
The Lancet Global Health

Association between infrastructure and observed quality of care in 4 healthcare services: A cross-sectional study of 4,300 facilities in 8 countries
Hannah H. Leslie, Zeye Sun, Margaret E. Kruk
PLOS Medicine

Service readiness of health facilities in Bangladesh, Haiti, Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, Nepal, Rwanda, Senegal, Uganda and the United Republic of Tanzania
Hannah H. Leslie, Donna Spiegelman, Xin Zhou & Margaret E. Kruk
Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Effective coverage of primary care services in eight high-mortality countries
Hannah H. Leslie, Address Malata, Youssoupha Ndiaye, Margaret E. Kruk
BMJ Global Health

Introducing The Lancet Global Health Commission on High-Quality Health Systems in the SDG Era
Margaret E. Kruk, Muhammad Pate, Zoë Mullan
The Lancet Global Health