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Tahera Ahmed currently works at the Data Management, Centre for Injury Prevention and Research, Bangladesh. Tahera does research in Nursing Science, Pediatrics and Public Health. Their current project is 'Comprehensive Drowning Reduction Project, Barisal (BHASA)'.
The principal goal of this research will be to identify disease subtypes and predict clinical progression of these three neurodegenerative diseases. It will develop prediction models for patient outcomes in Alzheimer’s, MND and Parkinson’s based on a combination of clinical, molecular and neuroimaging data. The primary objective is to understand va...
Background and Objective: Around 10% of world’s population (roughly 600 million people), chew areca nut in conjunction with betel leaf. Betel quid chewing is a growing public health concern in Bangladesh. A nationwide survey has revealed that about 23.5% of men and 25.2% of women chew betel quid. The aim of this paper is to project the current prev...
Background Child injury has become a public health concern in both developing and developed world. In recent times, injury has been identified as a leading cause for both morbidity and mortality among children. This study has concentrated on a holistic statistical inquest into injuries and deaths among children in Bangladesh. Methods A population-...
Bangladesh experiences high infant and child mortality for many years, for which child injury appears to be one of the most important modes of mortality. We modelled " death due to injury " using a logistic regression to study the differentials of death due to accidental injuries fall, drowning, road accident, burn, poisoning, animal bite, cut acco...
Determine the feasibility of using ICD_10 in injury Data collection by the non-medical person and Identify the challenges in using ICD_10 in injury data collection.
A comprehensive research on injury which is a leading killer of children over one year of age. The BHIS-2016 provides a road map for future action to promote an agenda of safety for people of all ages in Bangladesh.
The Barisal Drowning Reduction Project aims to test a multi-stakeholder approach to drowning reduction within the Barisal sub-region of Bangladesh. The ultimate objective is to test the theory that co-ordinated and comprehensive national and sub-national level responses can effect a significant reduction in drowning at the national and ultimately global level. This is a Royal National Lifeboat Institute funded project with CIPRB as collaborators and The George Institute as academic partners.