Prof Anthony Costello

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Name: Anthony Costello Email: anthony.costello@ucl.ac.uk
Title: Prof Tel: 020 7905 2122
Department: Institute for Global Health Fax: 020 7404 2062
Position: Professor Address: Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH
Research Domain: Behaviour Change, Global Health, Populations & Lifelong Health, Public Policy & Governance, Reproduction & Development Web Page: Personal Web Page

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Research Description

Anthony Costello is Professor of International Child Health and Director of the UCL Institute for Global Health. He trained as a paediatrician and has expertise in maternal and child health epidemiology and programmes in developing countries. He contributes papers on paediatrics, maternal health, health economics, health systems, child development, nutrition and infectious disease.
His areas of scientific expertise include the evaluation of community interventions on maternal and newborn mortality, community mobilisation through women's groups, the cost-effectiveness of interventions, community and social life saving treatments for maternal and newborn mortality in the poorest populations, and links between sustainable livelihoods and nutrition. He is currently exploring the health effects of climate change in south Asia and Africa.
Board member, Global Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Heath
Mentor, Academy of Medical Sciences
International Advisory Board, The Lancet
Chair, UCL Lancet commission on managing the health effects of climate change.
Board member, Wellcome Bloomsbury Centre for Tropical Medicine
Founder and former Executive Director, Women and Children First
Founder and co-ordinator of partnerships with universities and institutes in Nepal, India, Bangladesh, and Malawi providing surveillance in populations covering up to 3 million.
Director, Towards 4plus5 consortium for achieving the Millennium Development Goals for mothers and children. Investigator on the Evidence for Action programme to reduce maternal and newborn mortality in six African countries.
Director, Wellcome Trust Strategic Award for Population Science in India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Malawi
Director (1995-2010) of three UK Department for Inetrnational Development Research Programme Consortia covering Nepal, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Malawi, Burkina Faso, Ghana and Tanzania
Vice President, Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (2009)
Board, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Saving Newborn Lives (up to 2006)
Consultant or facilitator to the World Bank, UNDP, UNFPA, USAID, DFID, WHO, Unicef, Medical Research Council, Save the children, UBS Foundation, the Big Lottery, the Health Foundation.


Research Activities

Global health in Bangladesh

Global health in India

Global health in Malawi

Global health in Nepal

Mother and Child Health

mechanisms of perinatal brain injury,role of MR techniques to interrogate the neonatal brain and the development and translation of neuroprotective strategies.

Education Description

Board chair of Masters programmes in child health and global health and development, ICH and UCL
With my superb team of colleagues, led by our education director, Mike Rowson, based at the Institute of Child Health, we have developed a new and highly successful Masters programme in Global Health and Development which provides a truly multi-faculty curriculum, and attracts 80 or more students per year. For twenty years I have been a major contributor to the Masters in international child health, initially as course director.
In 2006 we took over the highly successful BSc in international health for medical students, which had been pioneered by Professor John Yudkin. The course has remained popular and been replicated by five other UK universities.
I have made contributions to undergraduate and postgraduate courses at the universities of Oxford and Cambridge and ten other British universities or medical schools, Trinity CollegeDublin, Johns Hopkins University, Swiss Tropical Medicine Institute, University of Lund (Sweden), Kathmandu Medical College (Nepal), Dhaka Medical College(India), and Ibrahim Medical College (Bangladesh).

Guest plenary lectures or keynote talks for numerous Government departments, international charities, academic and medical conferences throughout the world, including in Bangladesh, Germany, India, Malawi, Nepal, Netherlands, Nigeria, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Tanzania, USA, Yemen.

UCL Collaborators

Prof Tarek Yousry; Prof Nikki Robertson; Dr Audrey Prost; Dr Ilias Tachtsidis

External Collaborators

Publications

    2014

    • Devakumar D, Chaube SS, Wells J, Saville NM, Ayres JG, Manandhar DS, Costello A, Osrin D (2014). Antenatal multiple micronutrient supplementation does not result in a difference in anthropometry and blood pressure in mid-childhood: follow-up of a double-blind randomized controlled trial in Nepal. The Lancet Global Health, , - .
    • Azad K, Costello A (2014). Antenatal corticosteroids to reduce preterm deaths in low-income settings--authors' reply.. Lancet Glob Health, 2(8), e448 - . doi:10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70264-5
    • Houweling TAJ, Morrison J, Alcock G, Costello A, Azad K, Manandhar DS, Shende S, Tripathy P (2014). How to reach every newborn: three key messages. The Lancet Global Health, , - . doi:10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70271-2
    • Azad K, Costello A (2014). Extreme caution is needed before scale-up of antenatal corticosteroids to reduce preterm deaths in low-income settings. LANCET GLOBAL HEALTH, 2(4), E191 - E192. doi:10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70020-8
    • Devakumar D, Semple S, Osrin D, Yadav SK, Kurmi OP, Saville NM, Shrestha B, Manandhar DS, Costello A, Ayres JG (2014). Biomass fuel use and the exposure of children to particulate air pollution in southern Nepal. ENVIRONMENT INTERNATIONAL, 66, 79 - 87. doi:10.1016/j.envint2014.01.011
    • Clarke K, Saville N, Shrestha B, Costello A, King M, Manandhar D, Osrin D, Prost A (2014). Predictors of psychological distress among postnatal mothers in rural Nepal: a cross-sectional community-based study.. J Affect Disord, 156, 76 - 86. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2013.11.018
    • Amano S, Shrestha BP, Chaube SS, Higuchi M, Manandhar DS, Osrin D, Costello A, Saville N (2014). Effectiveness of female community health volunteers in the detection and management of low-birth-weight in Nepal.. Rural Remote Health, 14(1), 2508 - .
    • Pagel C, Prost A, Hossen M, Azad K, Kuddus A, Roy SS, Nair N, Tripathy P, Saville N, Sen A, Sikorski C, Manandhar DS, Costello A, Crowe S (2014). Is essential newborn care provided by institutions and after home births? Analysis of prospective data from community trials in rural South Asia.. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 14, 99 - . doi:10.1186/1471-2393-14-99
    • Clarke K, Saville N, Bhandari B, Giri K, Ghising M, Jha M, Jha S, Magar J, Roy R, Shrestha B, Thakur B, Tiwari R, Costello A, Manandhar D, King M, Osrin D, Prost A (2014). Understanding psychological distress among mothers in rural Nepal: a qualitative grounded theory exploration.. BMC Psychiatry, 14, 60 - . doi:10.1186/1471-244X-14-60
    • Morrison J, Thapa R, Basnet M, Budhathoki B, Tumbahangphe K, Manandhar D, Costello A, Osrin D (2014). Exploring the first delay: a qualitative study of home deliveries in Makwanpur district Nepal.. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 14, 89 - . doi:10.1186/1471-2393-14-89
    • Devakumar D, Semple S, Osrin D, Yadav SK, Kurmi OP, Saville NM, Shrestha B, Manandhar DS, Costello A, Ayres JG (2014). Biomass fuel use and the exposure of children to particulate air pollution in southern Nepal.. Environ Int, 66, 79 - 87. doi:10.1016/j.envint.2014.01.011
    • Morrison J, Basnet M, Budhathoki B, Adhikari D, Tumbahangphe K, Manandhar D, Costello A, Groce N (2014). Disabled women׳s maternal and newborn health care in rural Nepal: a qualitative study.. Midwifery, 30(11), 1132 - 1139. doi:10.1016/j.midw.2014.03.012

    2013

    • Bayley O, Colbourn T, Nambiar B, Costello A, Kachale F, Meguid T, Mwansambo C (2013). Knowledge and perceptions of quality of obstetric and newborn care of local health providers: a cross-sectional study in three districts in Malawi. MALAWI MEDICAL JOURNAL, 25(4), 105 - 108.
    • Modi N, Clark H, Wolfe I, Costello A, Budge H, writing group of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health Commission on Child Health Research , Goodier R, Hyde MJ, Lumsden D, Prayle A, Roland D (2013). A healthy nation: strengthening child health research in the UK.. Lancet, 381(9860), 73 - 87. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61818-2
    • Houweling TAJ, Costello A, Prost A, Looman CW, Tripathy P, Nair N, Rath S, Gope R, Sinha R (2013). The equity impact of participatory women's groups to reduce neonatal mortality in India: Secondary analysis of a cluster-Randomised trial. Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey, 68(7), 504 - 506. doi:10.1097/01.ogx.0000432203.92921.c9
    • Chaytor SER, Costello , PRost (2013). The role of women’s groups in improving maternal and newborn health.
    • Iwamoto A, Seward N, Prost A, Ellis M, Copas A, Fottrell E, Azad K, Tripathy P, Costello A (2013). Maternal infection and risk of intrapartum death: a population based observational study in South Asia. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 13(1), 245 - 245. doi:10.1186/1471-2393-13-245
    • Costello A, Montgomery H, Watts N (2013). Climate change: the challenge for healthcare professionals They need to use their ability to communicate bad news in a way that stimulates a positive response. BMJ-BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 347, - . doi:10.1136/bmj.f6060
    • Costello A, Montgomery H, Watts N (2013). Climate change: the challenge for healthcare professionals.. BMJ, 347, f6060 - .
    • Colbourn T, Nambiar B, Bondo A, Makwenda C, Tsetekani E, Makonda-Ridley A, Msukwa M, Barker P, Kotagal U, Williams C, Davies R, Webb D, Flatman D, Lewycka S, Rosato M, Kachale F, Mwansambo C, Costello A (2013). Effects of quality improvement in health facilities and community mobilization through women's groups on maternal, neonatal and perinatal mortality in three districts of Malawi: MaiKhanda, a cluster randomized controlled effectiveness trial. International Health, 5(3), 180 - 195. doi:10.1093/inthealth/iht011
    • Prost A, Rosato M, Tripathy P, Costello A (2013). Trials of participation to improve maternal and newborn health - Authors' reply.. Lancet, 382(9893), 681 - 682. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61772-9
    • Houweling TA, Prost A, Tripathy P, Nair N, Costello A (2013). Authors' response: the equity impact of participatory women's groups to reduce neonatal mortality in India: secondary analysis of a cluster-randomized trial.. Int J Epidemiol, 42(6), 1892 - 1893. doi:10.1093/ije/dyt118
    • Sarbani Roy S, Mahapatra R, Rath S, Bajpai A, Singh V, Nair N, Tripathy P, Gope RK, Sinha R, Costello A, Prost A, Pagel C (2013). Improved neonatal survival after participatory learning and action with women's groups: A prospective study in rural eastern India. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 91(6), - . doi:10.2471/BLT.12.105171
    • Sanders D, Doherty T, Mason J, Coovadia H, Costello A (2013). Excellent can be the enemy of good: the case of diarrhoea management.. Lancet, 382(9889), 307 - 308. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61633-5
    • Wilson A, Hillman S, Rosato M, Skelton J, Costello A, Hussein J, MacArthur C, Coomarasamy A (2013). A systematic review and thematic synthesis of qualitative studies on maternal emergency transport in low- and middle-income countries.. Int J Gynaecol Obstet, 122(3), 192 - 201. doi:10.1016/j.ijgo.2013.03.030
    • Lewycka S, Rosato M, Pulkki-Brännström A-M, Skordis-Worrall J, Vergnano S, Osrin D, Costello A, Mwansambo C, Kazembe P, Phiri T, Mganga A, Chapota H, Malamba F, Kainja E, Newell M-L, Greco G (2013). Effect of women's groups and volunteer peer counselling on rates of mortality, morbidity, and health behaviours in mothers and children in rural Malawi (MaiMwana): A factorial, cluster-randomised controlled trial. The Lancet, 381(9879), 1721 - 1735. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61959-X
    • Prost A, Colbourn T, Osrin D, Costello A, Tripathy P (2013). Analyses confirm effect of women's groups on maternal and newborn deaths. The Lancet, 381(9879), - . doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61082-X
    • Prost A, Colbourn T, Seward N, Houweling TAJ, Fottrell E, Lewycka S, Morrison J, Nambiar B, Osrin D, Pulkki-Brännström A-M, Rosato M, Skordis-Worrall J, Saville N, Costello A, Azad K, Kuddus A, Coomarasamy A, MacArthur C, Wilson A, Copas A, Phiri T, Manandhar D, Shrestha B, Mwansambo C, Nair N, Tripathy P, More NS, Pagel C (2013). Women's groups practising participatory learning and action to improve maternal and newborn health in low-resource settings: A systematic review and meta-analysis. The Lancet, 381(9879), 1736 - 1746. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(13)60685-6
    • Fottrell E, Azad K, Kuddus A, Younes L, Shaha S, Nahar T, Aumon BH, Hossen M, Beard J, Hossain T, Pulkki-Brannstrom AM, Skordis-Worrall J, Prost A, Costello A, Houweling TA (2013). The effect of increased coverage of participatory women's groups on neonatal mortality in Bangladesh: A cluster randomized trial.. JAMA Pediatr, 167(9), 816 - 825. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2013.2534
    • Houweling TA, Tripathy P, Nair N, Rath S, Rath S, Gope R, Sinha R, Looman CW, Costello A, Prost A (2013). The equity impact of participatory women's groups to reduce neonatal mortality in India: secondary analysis of a cluster-randomised trial.. Int J Epidemiol, 42(2), 520 - 532. doi:10.1093/ije/dyt012
    • Lawn JE, Davidge R, Paul VK, von Xylander S, de Graft Johnson J, Costello A, Kinney MV, Segre J, Molyneux L (2013). Born too soon: care for the preterm baby.. Reprod Health, 10 Suppl 1, S5 - . doi:10.1186/1742-4755-10-S1-S5

    2012

    • Rosato M, Lewycka S, Mwansambo C, Kazembe P, Phiri T, Chapota H, Vergnano S, Newell ML, Osrin D, Costello A (2012). Research report--Volunteer infant feeding and care counselors: a health education intervention to improve mother and child health and reduce mortality in rural Malawi.. Malawi Med J, 24(2), 39 - 42.
    • Rosato M, Malamba F, Kunyenge B, Phiri T, Mwansambo C, Kazembe P, Costello A, Lewycka S (2012). Strategies developed and implemented by women's groups to improve mother and infant health and reduce mortality in rural Malawi. INTERNATIONAL HEALTH, 4(3), 176 - 184. doi:10.1016/j.inhe.2012.03.007
    • Costello A, Ebrahim S (2012). Gulamabbas Juma (Zef) Ebrahim OBITUARY. BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 345, - . doi:10.1136/bmj.e4896
    • Rosato M, Lewycka S, Mwansambo C, Kazembe P, Phiri T, Chapota H, Vergnano S, Newell M-L, Osrin D, Costello A (2012). Research Report-Volunteer infant feeding and care counselors: a health education intervention to improve mother and child health and reduce mortality in rural Malawi. MALAWI MEDICAL JOURNAL, 24(2), 39 - 42.
    • Nair N, Tripathy P, Costello A, Prost A (2012). Mobilizing women's groups for improved maternal and newborn health: evidence for impact, and challenges for sustainability and scale up.. Int J Gynaecol Obstet, 119 Suppl 1, S22 - S25. doi:10.1016/j.ijgo.2012.03.014
    • Pagel C, Prost A, Nair N, Tripathy P, Costello A, Utley M (2012). Monitoring mortality trends in low-resource settings.. Bull World Health Organ, 90(6), 474 - 476. doi:10.2471/BLT.11.092981
    • Younes L, Houweling TA, Azad K, Costello A, Fottrell E (2012). Estimating coverage of a women's group intervention among a population of pregnant women in rural Bangladesh.. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 12, 60 - . doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-60
    • Seward N, Osrin D, Li L, Costello A, Pulkki-Brännström AM, Houweling TA, Morrison J, Nair N, Tripathy P, Azad K, Manandhar D, Prost A (2012). Association between clean delivery kit use, clean delivery practices, and neonatal survival: pooled analysis of data from three sites in South Asia.. PLoS Med, 9(2), e1001180 - . doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001180
    • Nahar T, Azad K, Aumon BH, Younes L, Shaha S, Kuddus A, Prost A, Houweling TA, Costello A, Fottrell E (2012). Scaling up community mobilisation through women's groups for maternal and neonatal health: experiences from rural Bangladesh.. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 12, 5 - . doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-5
    • Crowe S, Utley M, Costello A, Pagel C (2012). How many births in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia will not be attended by a skilled birth attendant between 2011 and 2015?. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 12, 4 - . doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-4
    • Costello A, Tripathy P (2012). Community based newborn care.. Indian Pediatr, 49(1), 73 - .
    • McMichael T, Montgomery H, Costello A (2012). Health risks, present and future, from global climate change.. BMJ, 344, e1359 - .
    • Prost A, Lakshminarayana R, Nair N, Tripathy P, Copas A, Mahapatra R, Rath S, Gope RK, Rath S, Bajpai A, Patel V, Costello A (2012). Predictors of maternal psychological distress in rural India: a cross-sectional community-based study.. J Affect Disord, 138(3), 277 - 286. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2012.01.029

    2011

    • Thayyil S, Shankaran S, Cowan F, Ayer M, Price D, Bainbridge A, Cady E, Marlow N, Costello A, Robertson N, Guhan B (2011). BRAIN INJURY FOLLOWING WHOLE BODY COOLING AFTER NEONATAL ENCEPHALOPATHY IN A SOUTH INDIAN NEONATAL UNIT. PEDIATRIC RESEARCH, 70, 33 - 33. doi:10.1038/pr.2011.258
    • Houweling TA, Azad K, Younes L, Kuddus A, Shaha S, Haq B, Nahar T, Beard J, Fottrell EF, Prost A, Costello A, PCP study team (2011). The effect of participatory women's groups on birth outcomes in Bangladesh: does coverage matter? Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.. Trials, 12, 208 - . doi:10.1186/1745-6215-12-208
    • Vergnano S, Fottrell E, Osrin D, Kazembe PN, Mwansambo C, Manandhar DS, Munjanja SP, Byass P, Lewycka S, Costello A (2011). Adaptation of a probabilistic method (InterVA) of verbal autopsy to improve the interpretation of cause of stillbirth and neonatal death in Malawi, Nepal, and Zimbabwe.. Popul Health Metr, 9, 48 - . doi:10.1186/1478-7954-9-48
    • Tripathy P, Nair N, Mahapatra R, Rath S, Gope RK, Rath S, Bajpai A, Singh V, Nath V, Ali S, Kundu AK, Choudhury D, Ghosh S, Sarbani S, Sinha R, Pagel C, Costello A, Houweling TA, Prost A (2011). Community mobilisation with women's groups facilitated by Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) to improve maternal and newborn health in underserved areas of Jharkhand and Orissa: study protocol for a cluster-randomised controlled trial.. Trials, 12, 182 - . doi:10.1186/1745-6215-12-182
    • Pagel C, Prost A, Lewycka S, Das S, Colbourn T, Mahapatra R, Azad K, Costello A, Osrin D (2011). Intracluster correlation coefficients and coefficients of variation for perinatal outcomes from five cluster-randomised controlled trials in low and middle-income countries: results and methodological implications.. Trials, 12, 151 - . doi:10.1186/1745-6215-12-151
    • Robertson NJ, Hagmann CF, Acolet D, Allen E, Nyombi N, Elbourne D, Costello A, Jacobs I, Nakakeeto M, Cowan F (2011). Pilot randomized trial of therapeutic hypothermia with serial cranial ultrasound and 18-22 month follow-up for neonatal encephalopathy in a low resource hospital setting in Uganda: study protocol.. Trials, 12, 138 - . doi:10.1186/1745-6215-12-138
    • Costello AM, Wittenberg-Moerman R (2011). The Impact of Financial Reporting Quality on Debt Contracting: Evidence from Internal Control Weakness Reports. J ACCOUNT RES, 49(1), 97 - 136. doi:10.1111/j.1475-679X.2010.00388.x
    • Morrison J, Tumbahangphe KM, Budhathoki B, Neupane R, Sen A, Dahal K, Thapa R, Manandhar R, Manandhar D, Costello A, Osrin D (2011). Community mobilisation and health management committee strengthening to increase birth attendance by trained health workers in rural Makwanpur, Nepal: study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial.. Trials, 12, 128 - . doi:10.1186/1745-6215-12-128
    • Costello A, Maslin M, Montgomery H, Johnson AM, Ekins P (2011). Global health and climate change: moving from denial and catastrophic fatalism to positive action.. Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci, 369(1942), 1866 - 1882. doi:10.1098/rsta.2011.0007
    • Ellis M, Azad K, Banerjee B, Shaha SK, Prost A, Rego AR, Barua S, Costello A, Barnett S (2011). Intrapartum-related stillbirths and neonatal deaths in rural bangladesh: a prospective, community-based cohort study.. Pediatrics, 127(5), e1182 - e1190. doi:10.1542/peds.2010-0842
    • Viner RM, Coffey C, Mathers C, Bloem P, Costello A, Santelli J, Patton GC (2011). 50-year mortality trends in children and young people: a study of 50 low-income, middle-income, and high-income countries.. Lancet, 377(9772), 1162 - 1174. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(11)60106-2
    • Costello A (2011). An interview with Anthony Costello, MD FRACS FRCSI (hon) MBBS. BJU INT, 108(3), 303 - 304. doi:10.1111/j.1464-410X.2011.10327.x
    • Costello A (2011). Changing Planet, Changing Health: How the Climate Crisis Threatens Our Health and What We Can Do about It. NAT CLIM CHANGE, 1(2), 84 - 85.
    • Shrestha BP, Bhandari B, Manandhar DS, Osrin D, Costello A, Saville N (2011). Community interventions to reduce child mortality in Dhanusha, Nepal: study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial.. Trials, 12, 136 - . doi:10.1186/1745-6215-12-136

    2010

    • Thayyil S, Robertson NJ, Bhutta ZA, Ramji S, Costello AM (2010). Global application of therapeutic hypothermia to treat perinatal asphyxial encephalopathy. International Health, 2(2), 79 - 81. doi:10.1016/j.inhe.2010.03.003
    • Pagel C, Costello A, Utley M (2010). Community-based interventions to reduce maternal mortality - Authors' reply. The Lancet, 375(9713), 458 - 459. doi:10.1016/S01-40-6736(10)60191-2
    • McCoy D, Storeng K, Filippi V, Ronsmans C, Osrin D, Borchert M, Campbell OM, Wolfe R, Prost A, Hill Z, Costello A, Azad K, Mwansambo C, Manandhar DS (2010). Maternal, neonatal and child health interventions and services: moving from knowledge of what works to systems that deliver (vol 2, pg 87, 2010). INTERNATIONAL HEALTH, 2(3), 228 - 228. doi:10.1016/j.inhe.2010.06.001
    • Rosato M, Mwansambo C, Lewycka S, Kazembe P, Phiri T, Malamba F, Newell ML, Osrin D, Costello A (2010). MaiMwana women’s groups: a community mobilisation intervention to improve mother and child health and reduce mortality in rural Malawi. Malawi Med J, 22(4), 112 - 119.
    • Rath S, Nair N, Tripathy PK, Barnett S, Rath S, Mahapatra R, Gope R, Bajpai A, Sinha R, Costello A, Prost A (2010). Explaining the impact of a women's group led community mobilisation intervention on maternal and newborn health outcomes: the Ekjut trial process evaluation.. BMC Int Health Hum Rights, 10, 25 - . doi:10.1186/1472-698X-10-25
    • Osrin D, Ashorn P, Costello A, Hesketh T, Tomkins A (2010). Child health in developing countries. In Tenore A, Levene MI (Ed.), European Mastercourse in Paediatrics (pp. 507 - 520). : Churchill Livingstone.
    • Lewycka S, Mwansambo C, Kazembe P, Phiri T, Mganga A, Rosato M, Chapota H, Malamba F, Vergnano S, Newell ML, Osrin D, Costello A (2010). A cluster randomised controlled trial of the community effectiveness of two interventions in rural Malawi to improve health care and to reduce maternal, newborn and infant mortality.. Trials, 11, 88 - . doi:10.1186/1745-6215-11-88
    • Houweling TA, Tripathy P, Nair N, Costello A, Prost A (2010). Cause-of-death data to support MDG 4 progress.. Lancet, 376(9743), 770 - 771. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)61375-X
    • Semple S, Devakumar D, Fullerton DG, Thorne PS, Metwali N, Costello A, Gordon SB, Manandhar DS, Ayres JG (2010). Airborne endotoxin concentrations in homes burning biomass fuel.. Environ Health Perspect, 118(7), 988 - 991. doi:10.1289/ehp.0901605
    • Costello A, Osrin D (2010). Vitamin A supplementation and maternal mortality.. Lancet, 375(9727), 1675 - 1677. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60443-6
    • Tripathy P, Nair N, Barnett S, Mahapatra R, Borghi J, Rath S, Rath S, Gope R, Mahto D, Sinha R, Lakshminarayana R, Patel V, Pagel C, Prost A, Costello A (2010). Effect of a participatory intervention with women's groups on birth outcomes and maternal depression in Jharkhand and Orissa, India: a cluster-randomised controlled trial.. Lancet, 375(9721), 1182 - 1192. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(09)62042-0
    • Azad K, Barnett S, Banerjee B, Shaha S, Khan K, Rego AR, Barua S, Flatman D, Pagel C, Prost A, Ellis M, Costello A (2010). Effect of scaling up women's groups on birth outcomes in three rural districts in Bangladesh: a cluster-randomised controlled trial. LANCET, 375(9721), 1193 - 1202. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60142-0
    • Manandhar SR, Ojha A, Manandhar DS, Shrestha B, Shrestha D, Saville N, Costello AM, Osrin D (2010). Causes of stillbirths and neonatal deaths in Dhanusha district, Nepal: a verbal autopsy study. Kathmandu University Med J, 8(1), 62 - 72.
    • Nair N, Tripathy P, Prost A, Costello A, Osrin D (2010). Improving newborn survival in low-income countries: community-based approaches and lessons from South Asia.. PLoS Med, 7(4), e1000246 - . doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1000246
    • Morrison J, Thapa R, Hartley S, Osrin D, Manandhar M, Tumbahangphe K, Neupane R, Budhathoki B, Sen A, Pace N, Manandhar DS, Costello A (2010). Understanding how women's groups improve maternal and newborn health in Makwanpur, Nepal: a qualitative study. International Health, 2(1), 25 - 35. doi:10.1016/j.inhe.2009.11.004
    • Colbourn T, Costello A, Pagel C (2010). Maternal mortality for 181 countries, 1980-2008.. Lancet, 376(9750), 1390 - . doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)61953-8
    • McCoy D, Storeng K, Filippi V, Ronsmans C, Osrin D, Matthias B, Campbell OM, Wolfe R, Prost A, Hill Z, Costello A, Azad K, Mwansambo C, Manandhar DS (2010). Maternal, neonatal and child health interventions and services: moving from knowledge of what works to systems that deliver. International Health, 2(2), 87 - 98. doi:10.1016/j.inhe.2010.03.005

    2009

    • Rosato M, Lewycka S, Mwansambo C, Kazembe P, Costello A (2009). Women's groups' perceptions of neonatal and infant health problems in rural Malawi. MALAWI MED J, 21(4), 168 - 173.
    • Thayyil S, Costello A, Shankaran S, Robertson NJ (2009). Therapeutic Hypothermia for Neonatal Encephalopathy Implications for Neonatal Units in India. Indian Pediatrics, 46(4), 283 - 289.
    • Thayyil S, Costello A, Shankaran S, Robertson NJ (2009). Therapeutic hypothermia for neonatal encephalopathy implications for neonatal units in India.. Indian Pediatr, 46(4), 283 - 289.
    • More N, Porel M, Vaidya L, Patil S, Osrin D, Costello A, Fernandez A (2009). 04-03 Being the change: A participatory women’s group intervention to improve maternal and newborn health and survival in the slums of Mumbai. doi:10.1007/s11524-009-9360-9
    • Das S, More NS, Bapat UA, Costello A, Fernandez A, Osrin D (2009). 13-07 Inequalities in maternity care and newborn mortality among slum residents in Mumbai: A prospective study. doi:10.1007/s11524-009-9360-9
    • Osrin D, Azad K, Fernandez A, Manandhar DS, Mwansambo CW, Tripathy P, Costello AM (2009). Ethical challenges in cluster randomized controlled trials: experiences from public health interventions in Asia and Africa. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 87(10), 772 - 779. doi:10.2471/BLT.08.051060
    • Shah More N, Bapat U, Das S, Barnett S, Costello A, Fernandez A, Osrin D (2009). Inequalities in maternity care and newborn outcomes: one-year surveillance of births in vulnerable slum communities in Mumbai. International Journal of Equity in Health, 8(1), 21 - . doi:10.1186/1475-9276-8-21
    • Costello A, Abbas M, Allen A, Ball S, Bell S, Bellamy R, Friel S, Groce N, Johnson A, Kett M, Lee M, Levy C, Maslin M, McCoy D, McGuire B, Montgomery H, Napier D, Pagel C, Patel J, Antonio J, de Oliveira P, Redclift N, Rees H, Rogger D, Scott J, Stephenson J, Twigg J, Wolff J, Patterson C (2009). Managing the health effects of climate change. Lancet, 373, 1693 - 1733.
    • Powell-Jackson T, Morrison J, Tiwari S, Neupane BD, Costello AM (2009). The experiences of districts in implementing a national incentive programme to promote safe delivery in Nepal. BMC Health Services Research, 9, 97 - .
    • Powell-Jackson T, Neupane BD, Tiwari S, Tumbahangphe K, Manandhar D, Costello AM (2009). The impact of Nepal's national incentive programme to promote safe delivery in the district of Makwanpur.. Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res, 21, 221 - 249.
    • Osrin D, Azad K, Fernandez A, Manandhar DS, Mwansambo CW, Tripathy P, Costello AM (2009). Ethical challenges in cluster randomized controlled trials: experiences from public health interventions in Africa and Asia. , 87(10), 772 - 779.
    • Pagel C, Lewycka S, Colbourn T, Mwansambo C, Filippi V, Meguid T, Chiudzu G, Utley M, Costello A (2009). Estimation of potential effects of improved community-based drug provision, to augment health-facility strengthening, on maternal mortality due to post-partum haemorrhage and sepsis in sub-Saharan Africa: an equity-effectiveness model. The Lancet, 374, 1441 - 1448. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(09)61566-X
    • Costello A, Abbas M, Allen A (2009). Managing the health effects of climate change. (vol 373, pg 1693, 2009). LANCET, 373(9682), 2200 - 2200.
    • Costello A (2009). Anthony Costello: making climate change part of global health. Interview by Mark Honigsbaum.. Lancet, 373(9676), 1669 - . doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(09)60929-6
    • Costello A, Maslin M, Montgomery H (2009). Climate change is not the biggest global health threat Authors' reply. LANCET, 374(9694), 974 - 975.

    2008

    • Neeloy AA, Sharmin T, Ali N, Darmstadt G, Winch P, Bazzano A, Hill Z, Tawiah C, Kirkwood BR, Iyengar SD, Darmstadt G, Kumar V, Yadav R, Santosham M, Winch P, Diarra H, Ouattara D, Tony F, Kayo A, Sidibe D, Morrison J, Osrin D, Manandhar D, Costello A, Mohan P, Wall S, Bahl R, Martines JC, Neonatal Mortality Formative Res W (2008). Developing community-based intervention strategies to save newborn lives: lessons learned from formative research in five countries. doi:10.1038/jp.2008.166
    • Robertson NJ, Nakakeeto M, Hagmann C, Cowan FM, Acolet D, Iwata O, Allen E, Elbourne D, Costello A, Jacobs I (2008). Therapeutic hypothermia for birth asphyxia in low-resource settings: a pilot randomised controlled trial. LANCET, 372(9641), 801 - 803.
    • Pace N, Seal A, Costello A (2008). Futures and food prices - Reply. LANCET, 372(9639), 628 - 629.
    • Mccoy D, Mwansambo C, Costello A, Khan A (2008). Academic partnerships between rich and poor countries. LANCET, 371(9618), 1055 - 1057.
    • Barnett S, Nair N, Tripathy P, Borghi J, Rath S, Costello A (2008). A prospective key informant surveillance system to measure maternal mortality - findings from indigenous populations in Jharkhand and Orissa, India.. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 8, 6 - . doi:10.1186/1471-2393-8-6
    • McCoy D, Mwansambo C, Costello A, Khan A (2008). Academic partnerships between rich and poor countries.. the Lancet, 371, 1055 - 1077.
    • More NS, Bapat U, Das S, Patil S, Porel M, Vaidya L, Koriya B, Barnett S, Costello A, Fernandez A, Osrin D (2008). Cluster-randomised controlled trial of community mobilisation in Mumbai slums to improve care during pregnancy, delivery, postpartum and for the newborn. Trials, 9, 7 - .
    • Rosato M, Laverack G, Howard Grabman L, Tripathy P, Nair N, Mwansambo C, Azad K, Morrison J, Bhutta Z, Perry H, Rifkin S, Costello A (2008). Community participation: lessons for maternal, newborn, and child health. The Lancet, 372(9642), 962 - 971. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(08)61406-3
    • Huggett JF, Taylor MS, Kocjan G, Evans HE, Morris-Jones S, Gant V, Novak T, Costello AM, Zumla A, Miller RF (2008). Development and evaluation of a real-time PCR assay for detection of Pneumocystis jirovecii DNA in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of HIV-infected patients. Thorax, 63(2), 154 - 159.
    • Vaidya A, Saville N, Shrestha BP, Costello AM, Manandhar DS, Osrin D (2008). Effects of antenatal multiple micronutrient supplementation on children's weight and size at 2 years of age in Nepal: follow-up of a double-blind randomised controlled trial. The Lancet, 371(9611), 492 - 499.
    • Powell-Jackson T, Neupane B, Morrison J, Tiwari S, Costello A (2008). Evaluation of the safe delivery incentive scheme, final report of the evaluation.
    • Pace N, Seal A, Costello A (2008). Food commodity derivatives: A new cause of malnutrition?. The Lancet, 371, 1648 - 1650.
    • Morrison J, Osrin D, Shrestha B, Tumbahangphe KM, Tamang S, Shrestha D, Thapa S, Mesko N, Manandhar DS, Costello A (2008). How did formative research inform the development of a women’s group intervention in rural Nepal?. Journal of Perinatology, 28, S14 - S22.
    • Costello A, Grant M, Horton R (2008). The Lancet-UCL Commission: health effects of climate change.. the Lancet, 371, 1145 - 1147.
    • Morrison J, Thapa R, Sen A, Neupane R, Borghi J, Tumbahangphe KM, Osrin D, Manandhar D, Costello A (2008). Utilization and management of maternal and child health funds in rural Nepal. Community Development Journal, , - . doi:10.1093/cdj/bsn029
    • Rosato M, Laverack G, Grabman LH, Tripathy P, Nair N, Mwansambo C, Azad K, Morrison J, Bhutta Z, Perry H, Rifkin S, Costello A (2008). Alma-Ata: Rebirth and revision 5 - Community participation: lessons for maternal, newborn, and child health. LANCET, 372(9642), 962 - 971.
    • Barnett S, Nair N, Tripathy P, Borghi J, Rath S, Costello A (2008). A prospective key informant surveillance system to measure maternal morality - findings from indigenous populations in Jharkhand and Orissa, India.. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 8, - . doi:10.1186/1471-2393-8-6

    2007

    • Costello A, Hesketh T, Osrin D, Tomkins A (2007). Child health in developing countries. In Levene M (Ed.), MRCPCH Mastercourse (pp. 153 - 163). : Churchill Livingstone Elsevier.
    • Nambiar B, Lewycka S, Mwansambo C, Costello A (2007). Planning health care in developing countries.. Anaesthesia, 62, - .
    • Huggett JF, Taylor MS, Kocjan G, Evans HE, Morris-Jones S, Gant V, Novak T, Costello AM, Zumla A, Miller RF (2007). Development of a real time PCR assay for detection of Pneumocystitis jirovecii DNA in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of HIV-infected patients. Thorax, , - .
    • Costello A, Osrin D (2007). Current status and future challenges for neonatal health in developing countries. In Guha D (Ed.), Guha's neonatalogy: principles and practice (pp. 11 - 20). : Jaypee Brothers.
    • Lawn J, Costello A, Mwansambo C, Osrin D (2007). Countdown to 2015: will the Millennium Development Goal for child survival be met?. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 92, 551 - 556.
    • Costello A, Filippi V, Kubba T, Horton R (2007). Research challenges to improve maternal and child survival.. Lancet, 369(9569), 1240 - 1243. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(07)60574-1

    2006

    • Huggett JF, Miller RF, Taylor MS, Costello AM, Zumla A (2006). Problems of Developing Molecular Diagnostic Tests for Opportunistic Pathogens: The Example of Pneumocystis jirovecii. J Eukaryot.Microbiol., 53 Suppl 1, S85 - S86.
    • Hindle LJ, Gitau R, Filteau SM, Newens KJ, Osrin D, Costello AM, Tomkins AM, Vaidya A, Mahato RK, Yadav B, Manandhar DS (2006). Effect of multiple micronutrient supplementation during pregnancy on inflammatory markers in Nepalese women. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 84(5), 1086 - 1092.
    • Rosato M, Mwansambo CW, Kazembe PN, Phiri T, Soko QS, Lewycka S, Kunyenge BE, Vergnano S, Osrin D, Newell ML, Costello AM (2006). Women's groups' perceptions of maternal health issues in rural Malawi. The Lancet, 368(9542), 1180 - 1188. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(06)69475-0
    • Burgess PW, Alderman N, Forbes C, Costello A, Coates L, Dawson DR, Anderson ND, Gilbert SJ, Dumontheil I, Channon S (2006). The case for the development and use of "ecologically valid" measures of executive function in experimental and clinical neuropsychology. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 12(2), 1 - 16.
    • Barnett S, Azad K, Barua S, Mridha M, Abrar M, Rego A, Khan A, Flatman D, Costello A (2006). Maternal and newborn-care practices during pregnancy, childbirth, and the postnatal period: a comparison in three rural districts in Bangladesh.. J Health Popul Nutr, 24(4), 394 - 402.
    • Wade A, Osrin D, Shrestha B, Sen A, Morrison J, Tumbahangphe K, Manandhar D, Costello A (2006). Behaviour change in perinatal care practices among rural women exposed to a women's group intervention in Nepal. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 6(20), - . doi:10.1186/1471-2393-6-20
    • Costello A, Azad K, Barnett S (2006). An alternative strategy to reduce maternal mortality. Lancet, 368(9546), 1477 - 1479.

    2005

    • Martines J, Paul VK, Bhutta ZA, Koblinsky M, Soucat A, Walker N, Bahl R, Fogstad H, Costello A (2005). Neonatal survival: a call for action. The Lancet, 365(9465), 1189 - 1197.
    • Barnett S, Nair N, Lewycka S, Costello A (2005). Community interventions for maternal and perinatal health. BJOG, 112(9), 1170 - 1173.
    • Sauvey S, Osrin D, Manandhar DS, Costello AM, Wirz S (2005). Prevalence of childhood and adolescent disabilities in rural Nepal. Indian Pediatrics, 42(7), 697 - 702.
    • Borghi J, Thapa B, Osrin D, Jan S, Morrison J, Tamang S, Shrestha B, Wade A, Manandhar DS, Costello A (2005). Economic evaluation of a women's group intervention to improve birth outcomes in rural Nepal. The Lancet, , - .
    • Costello A, Osrin D (2005). Current status and future challenges for neonatal health in developing countries. In (Ed.), Guha's neonatology: principles and practice (pp. - ). : Jaypee Brothers.
    • Osrin D, Costello A, Manandhar D (2005). Birth spacing and neonatal mortality - Reply. LANCET, 365(9457), 383 - 384.
    • Osrin D, Costello A, Manandhar D (2005). Birth spacing and neonatal mortality. The Lancet, 365(9457), 383 - 384.
    • Martines J, Paul VK, Bhutta ZA, Koblinsky M, Soucat A, Walker N, Bahl R, Fogstad H, Costello A, Lancet Neonatal Survival Steering (2005). Neonatal Survival 4 - Neonatal survival: a call for action. LANCET, 365(9465), 1189 - 1197.
    • Costello A, Osrin D (2005). Epidemiological transition, medicalisation of childbirth, and neonatal mortality: three Brazilian birth-cohorts. The Lancet, 365(9462), 825 - 826.
    • Osrin D, Vaidya A, Shrestha Y, Baniya RB, Manandhar DS, Adhikari RK, Filteau S, Tomkins A, Costello AM (2005). Effects of antenatal multiple micronutrient supplementation on birthweight and gestational duration in Nepal: double-blind, randomised controlled trial. The Lancet, 365(9463), 955 - 962. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(05)71084-9
    • Morrison J, Tamang S, Mesko N, Osrin D, Shrestha B, Manandhar M, Manandhar D, Standing H, Costello A (2005). Women's health groups to improve perinatal care in rural Nepal. BMC PREGNANCY CHILDBIRTH, 5(1), 6 - .
    • Costello A, Osrin D (2005). The case for a new Global Fund for maternal, neonatal, and child survival. The Lancet, 366(9485), 603 - 605.
    • Borghi J, Thapa B, Osrin D, Jan S, Morrison J, Tamang S, Shrestha BP, Wade A, Manandhar DS, Costello AMD (2005). Economic assessment of a women's group intervention to improve birth outcomes in rural Nepal. The Lancet, 366(9500), 1882 - 1884. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(05)67758-6

    2004

    • Ibe OE, Austin T, Sullivan K, Fabanwo O, Disu E, Costello AMD (2004). A comparison of kangaroo mother care and conventional incubator care for thermal regulation of infants < 2000 g in Nigeria using continuous ambulatory temperature monitoring. Annals of Tropical Paediatrics: International Child Health, 24(3), 245 - 251. doi:10.1179/027249304225019082
    • Manandhar DS, Osrin D, Shrestha BP, Mesko N, Morrison JJ, Manandhar MK, Standing H, Tumbahangphe K, Shrestha D, Thapa S, Wade A, Costello A (2004). The effect of a participatory intervention with women's groups on neonatal mortality in Nepal: a cluster, randomised controlled trial.
    • Manandhar DS, Osrin D, Shrestha BP, Mesko N, Morrison J, Tumbahangphe KM, Tamang S, Thapa S, Shrestha D, Thapa B, Shrestha JR, Wade A, Borghi J, Standing H, Manandhar MK, Costello AM, MIRA (2004). Effect of a participatory intervention with women's groups on birth outcomes in Nepal: cluster randomised controlled trial.. The Lancet, 364(9438), 970 - 979. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(04)17021-9
    • Osrin D, Vergnano S, Costello A (2004). Serious bacterial infections in newborn infants in developing countries. Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases, 17(3), 217 - 224.
    • Costello A, Osrin D (2004). Open-access publishing. The Lancet, 364, 25 - 26.
    • Costello A, Osrin D, Manandhar DS (2004). Reducing maternal and neonatal mortality in the poorest communities.. BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.), 329, 1166 - 1168.

    2003

    • Osrin D, Mesko N, Shrestha BP, Shrestha D, Tamang S, Thapa S, Tumbahangphe KM, Shrestha JR, Manandhar MK, Manandhar DS, Standing H, Costello AM (2003). Reducing childhood mortality in poor countries: Implementing a community-based participatory intervention to improve essential newborn care in rural Nepal. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 97(1), 18 - 21.
    • Costello AM, Osrin D (2003). Micronutrient status during pregnancy and outcomes for newborn infants in developing countries.. J Nutr, 133(5 Suppl 2), 1757S - 1764S.
    • Darmstadt GL, Lawn JE, Costello AM (2003). Advancing the state of the world's newborns. Bulletin of the World Health Organisation, 81, 224 - 225.
    • Manandhar DS, Costello AM, Osrin D (2003). Can we manage neonatal infection in the community?. Journal of Nepal Medical Association, 42, 302 - 305.
    • Costello A, Osrin D (2003). Ethical and other problems in conducting epidemiological trials in developing countries.
    • Ellis M, Manandhar D, Costello A (2003). 'Head growth and cranial assessment at neurological examination in infancy'.. Dev Med Child Neurol, 45(6), 427 - .
    • Fernald L, Grantham-McGregor S, Manandhar DS, Costello AM (2003). Salivary cortisol and heart rate in stunted and non-stunted Nepalese school children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 57, 1458 - 1465.
    • Palmer G, Costello AM (2003). Political will and the promotion of breastfeeding. Indian Pediatrics, 40, 701 - 703.
    • Costello AM, Osrin D (2003). Micronutrient status during pregnancy and outcomes for newborn infants in developing countries. Journal of Nutrition, 133, 1757 - 1764.
    • Osrin D, Mesko N, Shrestha BP, Shrestha D, Tamang S, Thapa S, Tumbahangphe KM, Shrestha JR, Manandhar MK, Manandhar DS, Standing H, Costello AM (2003). Implementing a community-based participatory intervention to improve essential newborn care in rural Nepal.. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg, 97(1), 18 - 21.
    • Mesko N, Osrin D, Tamang S, Shrestha BP, Manandhar DS, Manandhar MK, Standing H, Costello AM (2003). Care for perinatal illness in rural Nepal: a descriptive study with cross-sectional and qualitative components. BMC International Health and Human Rights, 3(3), - .

    2002

    • Osrin D, Tumbahangphe KM, Shrestha D, Mesko N, Shrestha BP, Manandhar MK, Standing H, Manandhar DS, Costello AM (2002). Cross sectional, community based study of care of newborn infants in Nepal. BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.), 325(7372), 1063 - 1065. doi:10.1136/bmj.325.7372.1063
    • Zumla A, Costello A (2002). Ethics of healthcare research in developing countries. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 95(6), 275 - 276.
    • Costello A, Manandhar DS, Osrin D (2002). Research plans and progress: Institute of Child Health - Mother Infant Research Activities. Journal of Perinatology, 22(Suppl), S16 - S17.
    • Osrin D, Manandhar AS, Shrestha A, Mesko N, Tumbahangphe KM, Shrestha D, Manandhar DS, Costello AM (2002). Design of a surveillance system for pregnancy and its outcomes in rural Nepal. Journal of the Nepal Medical Association, 41, 411 - 422.

    2001

    • Costello A, White H (2001). Reducing global inequalities in child health.. Arch Dis Child, 84(2), 98 - 102.
    • Tamang S, Mesko N, Shrestha B, Osrin D, Manandhar M, Standing H, Shrestha JR, Manandhar DS, Costello AMDL (2001). A qualitative description of perinatal care practices in Makwanpur District, Nepal. Contributions to Nepalese Studies, 28, 10 - 19.
    • Manandhar B, Osrin D, Shrestha BP, Shrestha JR, Manandhar DS, Costello AM (2001). Anthropometry and blood haemoglobin status of women in Makwanpur District, Nepal. Journal of the Nepal Medical Association, 40, 162 - 171.
    • Osrin D, Costello A (2001). Low birth weight. In Lawson JB, Harrison KA, Bergstrom S (Ed.), Maternity care in developing countries (pp. - ). : RCOG Press.
    • Yasmin S, Osrin D, Paul E, Costello A (2001). Neonatal mortality of low-birth-weight infants in Bangladesh. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 79, 608 - 614.

    2000

    • Ellis M, Manandhar N, Manandhar DS, Costello AM (2000). Risk factors for neonatal encephalopathy in Kathmandu, Nepal, a developing country: unmatched case-control study.. BMJ, 320(7244), 1229 - 1236.
    • Ellis M, Manandhar DS, Manandhar N, Wyatt J, Bolam AJ, Costello AM (2000). Stillbirths and neonatal encephalopathy in Kathmandu, Nepal: an estimate of the contribution of birth asphyxia to perinatal mortality in a low-income urban population.. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol, 14(1), 39 - 52.
    • Costello A, Mancey-Jones S (2000). Challenges for future policy implementation and research.
    • Al Serouri AW, Grantham-McGregor SM, Greenwood B, Costello A (2000). Impact of asymptomatic malaria parasitaemia on cognitive function and school achievement of schoolchildren in the Yemen Republic. Parasitology, 121, 337 - 345.
    • Oluwole D, Mason E, Costello A (2000). Management of childhood illness in Africa - Early evaluations show promising results. BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.), 320(7235), 594 - 595.
    • Osrin D, Costello AM (2000). Maternal nutrition and fetal growth: practical issues in international health. Seminars in Neonatology, 5, 209 - 219.
    • Shrestha PL, Osrin D, Manandhar DS, Costello AM (2000). Mothers’ recall of infant size at birth in the evaluation of low birth weight prevalence: an assessment from Nepal. Journal of the Nepal Medical Association, 39, 210 - 217.
    • Costello A, Zumla A (2000). Moving to research partnerships in developing countries. BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.), 321(7264), 827 - 829.
    • Pal DK, Manandhar DS, Rajbhandari S, Land JM, Patel N, Costello AM (2000). Neonatal hypoglycaemia in Nepal (1). Prevalence and risk factors. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 82(1), F46 - F51.
    • Shahabuddin AK, Talukder K, Talukder MK, Hassan M, Seal A, Rahman Q, Mannan A, Tomkins A, Costello A (2000). Adolescent nutrition in a rural community in Bangladesh. Indian Journal of Pediatrics, 67(2), 93 - 98.
    • Costello A, Manandhar D (2000). Current state of the health of newborn infants in developing countries.
    • Bolam A, Tillen D, Costello A (2000). Does health education improve newborn care?.
    • Lu R, Costello A (2000). Failure to exclusively breastfeed and the risk of early infant mortality due to infectious disease in poor communities in Lima, Peru. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, 46(5), 309 - 311.
    • Costello AM, Pal DK, Manandhar DS, Rajbhandari S, Land JM, Patel N (2000). Neonatal hypoglycaemia in Nepal (2). Availability of alternative fuels. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 82(1 SISI), F52 - F58.
    • Pal DK, Manandhar DS, Rajbhandari S, Land JM, Patel N, Costello AMD (2000). Neonatal hypoglycaemia in Nepal 1. Prevalence and risk factors. Archives of Disease in Childhood - Fetal and Neonatal Edition, 82(1), F46 - F51.
    • Costello AMD, Pal DK, Manandhar DS, Rajbhandari S, Land JM, Patel N (2000). Neonatal hypoglycaemia in Nepal 2. Availability of alternative fuels. Archives of Disease in Childhood - Fetal and Neonatal Edition, 82(1), F52 - F58.
    • Costello A (2000). New methods for monitoring neonatal hypothermia and cold stress.
    • Chowdhury S, Shahabuddin AKM, Seal AJ, Talukder KK, Hassan Q, Begum RA, Rahman Q, Tomkins A, Costello A, Talukder MQK (2000). Nutritional status and age at menarche in a rural area of Bangladesh. Annals of Human Biology, 27(3), 249 - 256.
    • Ellis M, Manandhar N, Manandhar DS, Costello AM (2000). Risk factors for neonatal encephalopathy: the Kathmandu case-control study. BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.), 320(7244), 1229 - 1236.
    • Standing H, Costello A (2000). Social and developmental issues affecting the perinatal health of mothers and their infants.
    • Costello A, Manandhar D (2000). Glucose and small for gestational age infants.. Indian Pediatr, 37(4), 452 - 454.

    1999

    • Costello A, Azad K (1999). Shameem Ahmed.. BMJ, 319(7221), 1373 - .
    • Costello A, Azad K (1999). Shameem Ahmed - Obituary. BRIT MED J, 319(7221), 1373 - 1373.
    • Costello A (1999). Is India ready for the integrated management of childhood illness strategy?. Indian Pediatr, 36(8), 759 - 762.
    • Manandhar D, Osrin D, Malla K, Shrestha P, Costello AM (1999). Gestational age specific birth weight centiles in Nepal. Journal of the Nepal Medical Association, 38, 29 - 34.
    • Costello A (1999). Neonatal hypoglycaemia and brain development. Journal of Neurochemistry, 73, S210 - .
    • Ellis M, Costello AMD (1999). Antepartum risk factors for newborn encephalopathy - Intrapartum risk factors are important in developing world. BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.), 318, 1414 - .
    • Costello A (1999). IMCI strategy for india - reply. Indian Pediatr, 36(11), 1179 - 1180.
    • Ellis M, Manandhar N, Shrestha PS, Shrestha L, Manandhar DS, Costello AMD (1999). Outcome at 1 year of neonatal encephalopathy in Kathmandu, Nepal. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 41(10), 689 - 695.
    • Osrin D, Costello AM (1999). What can be done about intrauterine growth retardation?. Seminars in Neonatology, 4, 173 - 181.

    1998

    • Bolam A, Manandhar DS, Shrestha P, Ellis M, Costello AM (1998). The effects of postnatal health education for mothers on infant care and family planning practices in Nepal: a randomised controlled trial.. BMJ, 316(7134), 805 - 811.
    • Costello A, Sachdev HS (1998). Protecting breast feeding from breast milk substitutes.. BMJ, 316(7138), 1103 - 1104.
    • Costello A, Sachdev HS (1998). Protecting breast feeding from breast milk substitutes - The WHO code is widely violated and needs monitoring and supporting. BRIT MED J, 316(7138), 1103 - 1104.
    • Costello A, Chapman J (1998). Mothers' perceptions of the care-by-parent program prior to hospital discharge of their preterm infants.. Neonatal Netw, 17(7), 37 - 42.
    • Bolam A, Manandhar DS, Shrestha P, Ellis M, Malla K, Costello AM (1998). Factors affecting home delivery in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal.. Health Policy Plan, 13(2), 152 - 158.
    • Costello A, Sachdev HS (1998). Protecting breast feeding from breast milk substitutes - Royal College supports promotion of breast feeding. BRIT MED J, 317(7163), 950 - 950.
    • Nahar S, Costello A (1998). The hidden cost of 'free' maternity care in Dhaka, Bangladesh.. Health Policy Plan, 13(4), 417 - 422.

    1997

    • Costello A (1997). Commentary: should mother and child health services in developing countries be free?. BMJ, 314(7085), 941 - .
    • Costello A (1997). Should mother and child health services in developing countries be free? Comment. BRIT MED J, 314(7085), 941 - 941.
    • Manandhar DS, Rajbhandari S, Pal DK, Costello AM (1997). Anthropometry of the newborn and postnatal mother in Nepal. Journal of the Nepal Medical Association, 35(121), 150 - 157.
    • Bolam A, Manandhar DS, Shrestha P, Manandhar B, Malla K, Shrestha LN, Ellis M, Costello AM (1997). Maternity care utilisation in the Kathmandu Valley: a community based study. Journal of the Nepal Medical Association, 35(121), 122 - 129.
    • Costello A (1997). Integrated management of childhood illness.. Lancet, 350(9087), 1266 - . doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(05)62471-3
    • Ellis M, Costello A (1997). Birth asphyxia, Apgar score and neonatal encephalopathy.. Indian Pediatr, 34(11), 975 - 978.

    1996

    • Ellis M, Manandhar N, Shakya U, Manandhar DS, Fawdry A, Costello AM (1996). Postnatal hypothermia and cold stress among newborn infants in Nepal monitored by continuous ambulatory recording.. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 75(1), F42 - F45.
    • Costello A (1996). The world's poor children.. J R Soc Med, 89(8), 421 - 422.
    • Pilkington C, Basaran M, Barlan I, Costello AM, Rook GA (1996). Raised levels of agalactosyl IgG in childhood tuberculosis.. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg, 90(2), 167 - 168.
    • Costello AM (1996). Child health in Africa.. Afr Health, 18(6), 17 - .
    • Costello A, Bracht M, Van Camp K, Carman L (1996). Parent information binder: individualizing education for parents of preterm infants.. Neonatal Netw, 15(5), 43 - 46.

    1995

    • Perra A, Costello AM (1995). Efficacy of outreach nutrition rehabilitation centres in reducing mortality and improving nutritional outcome of severely malnourished children in Guinea Bissau.. Eur J Clin Nutr, 49(5), 353 - 359.
    • Fidler K, Costello A (1995). The role of doctors in influencing infant feeding practices in South India.. Trop Doct, 25(4), 178 - 180.
    • Prasad B, Costello AM (1995). Impact and sustainability of a "baby friendly" health education intervention at a district hospital in Bihar, India.. BMJ, 310(6980), 621 - 623.
    • Costello AM, Rook G (1995). Tuberculosis in children.. Curr Opin Pediatr, 7(1), 6 - 12.
    • COSTELLO A, WOODWARD D (1995). EFFICACY AND COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF INHALED STEROIDS IN ASTHMA IN A DEVELOPING-COUNTRY - COMMENTARY. ARCH DIS CHILD, 72(4), 315 - 316.

    1994

    • Cantwell MF, Shehab ZM, Costello AM, Sands L, Green WF, Ewing EP, Valway SE, Onorato IM (1994). Brief report: congenital tuberculosis.. N Engl J Med, 330(15), 1051 - 1054. doi:10.1056/NEJM199404143301505
    • Costello AM, Manandhar DS (1994). Perinatal asphyxia in less developed countries.. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 71(1), F1 - F3.
    • CANTWELL MF, SHEHAB ZM, COSTELLO AM, SANDS L, GREEN WF, EWING EP, VALWAY SE, ONORATO IM (1994). CONGENITAL TUBERCULOSIS. NEW ENGL J MED, 330(15), 1051 - 1054.
    • Costello AM (1994). Textbook of paediatrics with special reference to problems of child health in developing countries.. Arch Dis Child, 70(3), 254 - 255.

    1993

    • Pilkington C, Costello AM, Rook GA, Stanford JL (1993). Development of IgG responses to mycobacterial antigens.. Arch Dis Child, 69(6), 644 - 649.
    • Anderson S, Shakya KN, Shrestha LN, Costello AM (1993). Hypoglycaemia: a common problem among uncomplicated newborn infants in Nepal.. J Trop Pediatr, 39(5), 273 - 277.
    • Costello A, Woodward D (1993). World Bank's world development report.. Lancet, 342(8868), 440 - 441.
    • Costello AM, Foster MC (1993). Organizational design and the district health team.. Trop Doct, 23(1), 9 - 12.
    • Costello AM (1993). Perinatal health in developing countries.. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg, 87(1), 1 - 2.

    1992

    • Datta M, Samdani PG, Udani PM, Bermejo A, Costello A, Crofton J, Cundall D, Cutting W, Hone N, Miller F (1992). Tuberculosis in children in India--II.. Natl Med J India, 5(6), 281 - 285.
    • Owa JA, Osinaike AI, Costello AM (1992). Charging for health services in developing countries.. Lancet, 340(8821), 732 - .
    • Costello AM, Bhutta TI (1992). Antidiarrhoeal drugs for acute diarrhoea in children.. BMJ, 304(6818), 1 - 2.
    • Datta M, Samdani PG, Udani PM, Bermejo A, Costello A, Crofton J, Cundall D, Cutting W, Hone N, Miller F (1992). Tuberculosis in children in India--I.. Natl Med J India, 5(5), 226 - 234.

    1991

    • Bahr GM, Stanford JL, Costello AM (1991). Bad news from north Lebanon.. Tubercle, 72(1), 73 - 74.
    • Bahr G, Costello AM, Alahdab Y, Stanford J (1991). Epidemic tuberculosis in north Lebanon.. Lancet, 337(8747), 983 - 984.
    • Costello AM (1991). Vitamin A supplementation.. Lancet, 338(8766), 568 - .

    1989

    • Stewart AL, Costello AM, Hamilton PA, Baudin J, Townsend J, Bradford BC, Reynolds EO (1989). Relationship between neurodevelopmental status of very preterm infants at one and four years.. Dev Med Child Neurol, 31(6), 756 - 765.
    • Costello AM (1989). Growth velocity and stunting in rural Nepal.. Arch Dis Child, 64(10), 1478 - 1482.
    • Costello AM (1989). Strengthening health care systems to improve infant health in rural Nepal.. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg, 83(1), 19 - 22.

    1988

    • Hope PL, Gould SJ, Howard S, Hamilton PA, Costello AM, Reynolds EO (1988). Precision of ultrasound diagnosis of pathologically verified lesions in the brains of very preterm infants.. Dev Med Child Neurol, 30(4), 457 - 471.
    • Stewart A, Hope PL, Hamilton P, Costello AM, Baudin J, Bradford B, Amiel-Tison C, Reynolds EO (1988). Prediction in very preterm infants of satisfactory neurodevelopmental progress at 12 months.. Dev Med Child Neurol, 30(1), 53 - 63.
    • Costello AM (1988). GOBI and infant mortality.. Lancet, 1(8578), 186 - .
    • Costello A, Gardner SL, Merenstein GB (1988). Perinatal grief and loss.. J Perinatol, 8(4), 361 - 370.
    • Costello AM, Hamilton PA, Baudin J, Townsend J, Bradford BC, Stewart AL, Reynolds EO (1988). Prediction of neurodevelopmental impairment at four years from brain ultrasound appearance of very preterm infants.. Dev Med Child Neurol, 30(6), 711 - 722.

    1987

    • Stewart AL, Reynolds EO, Hope PL, Hamilton PA, Baudin J, Costello AM, Bradford BC, Wyatt JS (1987). Probability of neurodevelopmental disorders estimated from ultrasound appearance of brains of very preterm infants.. Dev Med Child Neurol, 29(1), 3 - 11.
    • Costello A (1987). Psychosocial management of patients in a fetal medicine and surgery program.. Birth Defects Orig Artic Ser, 23(6), 62 - 74.
    • Turner SM, Beidel DC, Costello A (1987). Psychopathology in the offspring of anxiety disorders patients.. J Consult Clin Psychol, 55(2), 229 - 235.
    • Cady EB, Chu A, Costello AMD, Delpy DT, Gardiner RM, Hope PL, Reynolds EOR (1987). Brain intracellular pH and metabolism during hypercapnia and hypocapnia in the new-born lamb.. The Journal of Physiology, 382, 1 - 14.

    1986

    • Hope PL, Costello AMD, Cady EB, Delpy DT, Tofts PS, Chu A, Reynolds EOR, Wilkie DR (1986). Cerebral metabolism in newborn infants studied by phosphorus nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy.. In Rolfe P (Ed.), Neonatal Physiological Measurements (pp. 382 - 389). : Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd.

    1985

    • Cady EB, Chu A, Costello AMDL, Delpy DT, Gardiner RM, Hope PL, Reynolds EOR (1985). Regulation of brain intracellular pH during hypocapnia and hypercapnia studied by phosphorus NMR spectroscopy in the newborn lamb..
    • Hamilton PA, Hope PL, Costello AMDL, Cady EB, Chu ACM, Delpy DT, Baudin J, Stewart AL, Reynolds EOR (1985). Relation between PCr/Pi ratio in the brain of newborn infants, survival and early neurodevelopmental outcome..

    1984

    • Cady EB, Chu ACM, Costello AMDL, Delpy DT, Hamilton PA, Hope PL, Reynolds EOR, Tofts PS, Wilkie DR (1984). Cerebral energy metabolism studied by phosphorus NMR spectroscopy in normal and neurologically abnormal infants..
    • Tofts PS, Cady EB, Delpy DT, Costello AMD, Hope PL, Reynolds EO, Wilkie DR, Gould SJ, Edwards D (1984). Surface coil NMR spectroscopy of brain.. The Lancet, 1(8374), 459 - 459. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(84)91799-9
    • Hope PL, Costello AMD, Cady EB, Delpy DT, Tofts PS, Chu A, Hamilton PA, Reynolds EOR, Wilkie DR (1984). Cerebral energy metabolism studied with phosphorus NMR spectroscopy in normal and birth asphyxiated infants.. The Lancet, 2(8399), 366 - 370. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(84)90539-7
    • Reynolds EOR, Hope PL, Costello AMDL, Cady EB, Delpy DT, Tofts PS, Hamilton PA, Chu ACM, Wilkie DR (1984). 31P NMR spectroscopy of the brain in newborn infants..

    1983

    • Cady EB, Chu A, Costello AMDL, Delpy DT, Hope PL, Reynolds EOR, Wilkie DR (1983). Cerebral energy metabolism following birth asphyxia studied by phosphorus nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (31P NMRS)..
    • Cady EB, Costello AMDL, Dawson MJ, Delpy DT, Hope PL, Reynolds EOR, Tofts PS, Wilkie DR (1983). Non invasive investigation of cerebral metabolism in newborn infants by phosphorus nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy.. The Lancet, 1(8333), 1059 - 1062. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(83)91906-2
    • Cady EB, Costello AMDL, Dawson MJ, Delpy DT, Hope PL, Reynolds EOR, Tofts PS, Wilkie DR (1983). Non invasive investigation of cerebral metabolism in newborn infants by 31P NMR spectroscopy..

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