1. "The Traditional Healer in Obstetric Care: A Persistent Wasted Opportunity in Maternal Health." Aborigo, R. A., P. Allotey, and D. D. Reidpath.  [In eng]. Soc Sci Med 133 (May 2015): 59-66.
  2. "Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Post 2015--Challenges and Opportunities." Allotey, P., and D. D. Reidpath.  [In eng]. BJOG 122, no. 2 (Jan 2015): 152-5.



  1. A "Roziah" by Any Other Name: A Simple Bayesian Method for Determining Ethnicity from Names. Komahan K, Reidpath DD.-Am J Epidemiol. 2014 Aug 1;180(3):325-9. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwu129. Epub 2014 Jun 18
  2. NCDs in low and middle-income countries-assessing the capacity of health systems to respond to population needs. Allotey P, Davey T, Reidpath DD. -BMC Public Health; 14(Suppl 2):S1
  3. The rural bite in population pyramids: what are the implications for responsiveness of health systems in middle income countries? Jahan NK, Allotey P, Arunachalam D, Yasin S, Soyiri IN, Davey TM, Reidpath DD.-BMC Public Health; 14(Suppl 2):S8
  4. Cohorts and community: a case study of community engagement in the establishment of a health and demographic surveillance site in Malaysia. Allotey P, Reidpath DD, Devarajan N, Rajagobal K, Yasin S, Arunachalam D, Imelda JD, Soyiri I, Davey T, Jahan N; SEACO Team. -Glob Health Action. 2014;7:23176. doi: 10.3402/gha.v7.23176



  1. Is obesity an ineluctable consequence of development? A case study of Malaysia. Davey TM, Allotey P, Reidpath DD. - Public Health. 2013 Dec;127(12):1057-62. doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2013.09.008.
  2. Statins in heart failure: do we need another trial? Bonsu KO, Kadirvelu A, Reidpath DD. -12 Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2013;9:303-19.
  3. Contextualizing Maternal Morbidity through Community Case Reviews. Aborigo RA., Allotey P., Reidpath DD. - J Women’s Health Care 2013 2:e112. doi: 10.4172/2167-0420.1000e112
  4. How much energy is locked in the USA? Alternative metrics for characterising the magnitude of overweight and obesity derived from BRFSS 2010 data. Reidpath DD, Masood M, Allotey P. -  Int J Public Health. 2013.
  5. The relationship between age of smoking initiation and current smoking: an analysis of school surveys in three European countries. Reidpath DD, Ling ML, Wellington E, Al-Sadat N, Yasin S. -Nicotine TobRes. 2013;15(3):729-33
  6. Forecasting asthma-related hospital admissions in London using negative binomial models. Soyiri IN, Reidpath DD, Sarran C. - Chron Respir Dis. 2013;10(2):85-94.



  1. The burden is great and the money little: Changing chronic disease management in low- and middle-income countries. Reidpath DD, Allotey P. -  J Glob Health. 2012 Dec;2(2):020301. doi: 10.7189/jogh.02.020301
  2. A case study of the counterpart technical support policy to improve rural health services in Beijing. Jian W, Chan KY, Tang S, Reidpath DD. (2012). -  BMC Health Serv Res.;12(1):482.
  3. Community-based blood pressure measurement by non-health workers using electronic devices: a validation study. Reidpath DD, Ling ML, Yasin S, Rajagobal K, Allotey P. (2012)- Glob Health Action. 5:14876.
  4. A health system in economic crises: A case study from Iceland. Olafsdottir AE, Allotey P, Reidpath DD. - Scand J Public Health. 2012 Dec 20;
  5. The fallacy of the equity-efficiency trade off: rethinking the efficient health system. Reidpath DD, Olafsdottir AE, Pokhrel S, Allotey P. - BMC Public Health. 2012 Jun 22;12 Suppl 1:S3.
  6. Vulnerability, equity and universal coverage - a concept note. Allotey P, Verghis S, Alvarez-Castillo F, Reidpath DD. -  BMC Public Health. 2012 Jun 22;12 Suppl 1:S2.
  7. Establishing and sustaining research partnerships in Africa: a case study of the UK-Africa Academic Partnership on Chronic Disease. de-Graft Aikins A, Arhinful DK, Pitchforth E, Ogedegbe G, Allotey P, Agyemang C. -  Global Health. 2012 Aug 16;8(1):29.
  8. Diseases of Poverty: The Science of the Neglected. Allotey P, D. D, Yasin S. -In: Maddock J, editor. Public Health - Methodology, Environmental and Systems Issues [Internet]. InTech; 2012 [cited 2012 Oct 9].
  9. Universal coverage in an era of privatisation: can we guarantee health for all? Allotey P, Yasin S, Tang S, Chong SL, Cheah J, Reidpath D. - BMC Public Health. 2012 Jun 22;12(Suppl 1):S1.
  10. A case study of the counterpart technical support policy to improve rural health services in Beijing. Jian W, Chan KY, Tang S, Reidpath DD. - BMC Health Serv Res. 2012 Dec
  11. Humans as animal sentinels for forecasting asthma events: helping health services become more responsive. Soyiri IN, Reidpath DD. - PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e47823.
  12. Forecasting peak asthma admissions in London: an application of quantile regression models. Soyiri IN, Reidpath DD, Sarran C. -  Int J Biometeorol. 2012 Aug12. [Epub ahead of print]



  1. Rethinking health-care systems: a focus on chronicity. Allotey P, Reidpath DD, Yasin S, Chan CK, de-Graft Aikins A. (2011). - Lancet, 377(9764):450-1.
  2. Sexual and reproductive health and rights in public health education. Allotey PA, Diniz S, DeJong J, Delvaux T, Gruskin S, Fonn S. -  Reproductive Health Matters. 2011 Nov;19(38):56–68.
  3. ’It burdens me: the impact of stroke in central Aceh, Indonesia. Sociology of Health & Illness Norris M, Allotey P, Barrett G.  -[Internet]. 2011 Nov 21 [cited 2011 Nov 27]; Available from:
  4. Socioeconomic inequalities in access to health care: examining the case of Burkina Faso. J Health Care Poor Underserved. Okolo CO, Reidpath DD, Allotey P. - 2011 May;22(2):663–82.
  5. Health systems performance in sub-Saharan Africa: governance, outcome and equity. Olafsdottir AE, Reidpath DD, Pokhrel S, Allotey P. -  BMC Public Health. 2011;11:237.
  6. Nonbiomedical stroke practitioners in Aceh. Norris M, Allotey P, Barrett G. - Int J Stroke. 2011 Apr;6(2):152–4.
  7. Social sciences research in neglected tropical diseases 2: A bibliographic analysis. Reidpath DD, Allotey P, Pokhrel S.  - Health Res Policy Syst. 2011;9(1):1.
  8. Social sciences research in neglected tropical diseases 3: Investment in social science research in neglected diseases of poverty: a case study of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Pokhrel S, Reidpath D, Allotey P. -  Health Res Policy Syst. 2011;9(1):2.
  9. The Effectiveness of Social Marketing in Reduction of Teenage Pregnancies: A Review of Studies in Developed Countries. Wakhisi AS, Allotey P, Dhillon N, Reidpath DD. - Social Marketing Quarterly. 2011;17(1):56.
  10. Asthma length of stay in hospitals in London 2001-2006: demographic, diagnostic and temporal factors. Soyiri IN, Reidpath DD, Sarran C. - PLoS One. 2011;6(11):e27184



  1. Social sciences research in neglected tropical diseases 1: the ongoing neglect in the neglected tropical diseases. Allotey P, Reidpath DD, Pokhrel S. - Health Res Policy Syst. 2010;8:32.
  2. I feel like half my body is clogged up”: Lay models of stroke in Central Aceh, Indonesia. Norris M, Allotey P, Barrett G. - Social Science & Medicine. 2010 Nov;71(9):1576–83.
  3. Tackling Africa’s chronic disease burden: from the local to the global. de-Graft Aikins A, Unwin N, Agyemang C, Allotey P, Campbell C, Arhinful D. - Globalization and Health. 2010;6(1):5.
  4. Epilepsy, Culture, Identity and Wellbeing: A Study of the Social, Cultural and Environmental Context of Epilepsy in Cameroon. Allotey P and Reidpath DD (2010) -  In Pinikahana J (ed) Social Epileptology: Understanding Social Aspects of Epilepsy (Social Issues, Justice and Statue Series) Nova Science Publishers NY, NY
  5. China's rural-urban care gap shrankfor chronicdiseasepatients, but inequitiespersist. Jian W,ChanKY,ReidpathDD,XuL. - Health Aff(Millwood).2010 Dec;29(12):2189-96.
  6. Social deprivation and exposure to health promotion. A study of the distribution of health promotion resources to schools in England.  Chivu CM, Reidpath DD. - BMC Public Health. 2010 Aug 10;10:473.



  1. In the bag: meeting the needs of pregnant women and new parents in exile. . Gaudion A, Allotey P. - Pract Midwife. 2009 May;12(5):20–3.
  2. The Millennium Development Goals fail poor children: the case for equity-adjusted measures. Reidpath, D.D. Morel CM, Mecaskey JW, Allotey P. 2009. PLoS Medicine, 6(4), e1000062
  3. Opening up Public Health: an ICT strategy to support population health. Reidpath  DD, Allotey P. (2009)  - The Lancet 37:9668 1050-1051
  4. Social research on neglected diseases of poverty: continuing and emerging themes. Manderson L, Aagaard-Hansen J, Allotey P, Gyapong M, Sommerfeld J-   PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2009;3(2):e332. Epub 2009 Feb 24
  5. Measuring the health impact of human rights violations related to Australian asylum policies and practices: a mixed methods study. Johnston V, Allotey P, Mulholland, K and Markovic M. (2009) - BMC International Health and Human Rights, 9:1 (3 February 2009)
  6. Interrelationships between HIV/AIDS and risk behavior prejudice among medical students in Southern China. Chan KY, Yang Y, Li ZR, Stoové MA, Reidpath DD. -  Curr HIV Res. 2009 Nov;7(6):601-11.
  7. Survival analysis of 1148 women diagnosed with breast cancer in Southern Iran. Rezaianzadeh A, Peacock J, Reidpath D, Talei A, Hosseini SV, Mehrabani D. - BMC Cancer. 2009 Jun 5;9:168.
  8. AIDS and the stigma of sexual promiscuity: Thai nurses' risk perceptions of occupational exposure to HIV. Chan KY, Rungpueng A, Reidpath DD. -Cult Health Sex. 2009 May;11(4):353-68.