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Ownership of health financing policies in low-income countries: a journey with more than one pathway.

Kiendrébéogo JA, Meessen B.

BMJ Glob Health. 2019 Oct 1;4(5):e001762. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001762. eCollection 2019. No abstract available.


The impact of reimbursed user fee exemption of health centre outpatient consultations for the poor in pluralistic health systems: lessons from a quasi-experiment in two rural health districts in Cambodia.

Korachais C, Ir P, Macouillard E, Meessen B.

Health Policy Plan. 2019 Oct 3. pii: czz095. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czz095. [Epub ahead of print]


The place of learning in a universal health coverage health policy process: the case of the RAMED policy in Morocco.

Akhnif E, Macq J, Meessen B.

Health Res Policy Syst. 2019 Feb 21;17(1):21. doi: 10.1186/s12961-019-0421-6.


Evaluation of the maternal deaths surveillance and response system at the health district level in Guinea in 2017 through digital communication tools.

Millimouno TM, Sidibé S, Delamou A, Bello KOA, Keugoung B, Dossou JP, Beavogui AH, Meessen B.

Reprod Health. 2019 Jan 18;16(1):5. doi: 10.1186/s12978-019-0671-3.


The Role of Digital Strategies in Financing Health Care for Universal Health Coverage in Low- and Middle-Income Countries.

Meessen B.

Glob Health Sci Pract. 2018 Oct 10;6(Suppl 1):S29-S40. doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-18-00271. Print 2018 Oct 10.


Are our 'UHC systems' learning systems? Piloting an assessment tool and process in six African countries.

Akhnif E, Kiendrebeogo JA, Idrissi Azouzzi A, Adam Z, Makoutode CP, Mayaka Manitu S, Njoumemi Z, Gamble Kelley A, Meessen B.

Health Res Policy Syst. 2018 Aug 6;16(1):78. doi: 10.1186/s12961-018-0340-y.


Pharmaceutical quality assurance of local private distributors: a secondary analysis in 13 low-income and middle-income countries.

Van Assche K, Nebot Giralt A, Caudron JM, Schiavetti B, Pouget C, Tsoumanis A, Meessen B, Ravinetto R.

BMJ Glob Health. 2018 Jun 9;3(3):e000771. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000771. eCollection 2018.


The Quality of Medicines Used in Children and Supplied by Private Pharmaceutical Wholesalers in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo: A Prospective Survey.

Schiavetti B, Wynendaele E, De Spiegeleer B, Mbinze GJ, Kalenda N, Marini R, Melotte V, Hasker E, Meessen B, Ravinetto R, Van der Elst J, Mutolo Ngeleka D.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2018 Mar;98(3):894-903. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.17-0732. Epub 2018 Jan 4.


Determinants of stunting and severe stunting among Burundian children aged 6-23 months: evidence from a national cross-sectional household survey, 2014.

Nkurunziza S, Meessen B, Van Geertruyden JP, Korachais C.

BMC Pediatr. 2017 Jul 25;17(1):176. doi: 10.1186/s12887-017-0929-2.


Quality assurance of medicines supplied to low-income and middle-income countries: poor products in shiny boxes?

Nebot Giralt A, Schiavetti B, Meessen B, Pouget C, Caudron JM, Marchal B, Massat P, Thys S, Ravinetto R.

BMJ Glob Health. 2017 Mar 29;2(2):e000172. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2016-000172. eCollection 2017.


Performance-based financing: the same is different.

Renmans D, Holvoet N, Criel B, Meessen B.

Health Policy Plan. 2017 Jul 1;32(6):860-868. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czx030.


From Scheme to System (Part 1): Notes on Conceptual and Methodological Innovations in the Multicountry Research Program on Scaling Up Results-Based Financing in Health Systems.

Meessen B, Shroff ZC, Ir P, Bigdeli M.

Health Syst Reform. 2017 Apr 3;3(2):129-136. doi: 10.1080/23288604.2017.1303561.


Why Performance-Based Financing in Chad Failed to Emerge on the National Policy Agenda.

Kiendrébéogo JA, Shroff ZC, Berthé A, Yonli L, Béchir M, Meessen B.

Health Syst Reform. 2017 Apr 3;3(2):80-90. doi: 10.1080/23288604.2017.1280115.


Taking Results-Based Financing from Scheme to System.

Shroff ZC, Tran N, Meessen B, Bigdeli M, Ghaffar A.

Health Syst Reform. 2017 Apr 3;3(2):69-73. doi: 10.1080/23288604.2017.1302903. No abstract available.


From Scheme to System (Part 2): Findings from Ten Countries on the Policy Evolution of Results-Based Financing in Health Systems.

Shroff ZC, Bigdeli M, Meessen B.

Health Syst Reform. 2017 Apr 3;3(2):137-147. doi: 10.1080/23288604.2017.1304190.


Scoping literature review on the Learning Organisation concept as applied to the health system.

Akhnif E, Macq J, Idrissi Fakhreddine MO, Meessen B.

Health Res Policy Syst. 2017 Mar 1;15(1):16. doi: 10.1186/s12961-017-0176-x. Review.


How User Fees Influence Contraception in Low and Middle Income Countries: A Systematic Review.

Korachais C, Macouillard E, Meessen B.

Stud Fam Plann. 2016 Dec;47(4):341-356. doi: 10.1111/sifp.12005. Epub 2016 Nov 17. Review.


Predictable threats to public health through delaying universal access to innovative medicines for hepatitis C: a pharmaceutical standpoint.

Ravinetto R, De Weggheleire A, Dorlo TP, Francque S, Sokkab A, Pouget C, Meessen B, Tabernero P, Newton PN, Lynen L.

Trop Med Int Health. 2016 Dec;21(12):1490-1495. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12784. Epub 2016 Oct 17. No abstract available.


Measuring and understanding the effects of a performance based financing scheme applied to nutrition services in Burundi-a mixed method impact evaluation design.

Nimpagaritse M, Korachais C, Roberfroid D, Kolsteren P, Zine Eddine El Idrissi MD, Meessen B.

Int J Equity Health. 2016 Jun 14;15:93. doi: 10.1186/s12939-016-0382-0.


[Negotiation of a heath policy controversy: application of an indirect dialogue approach to performance-based financing in sub-Saharan Africa].

Manitu SM, Lushimba MM, Macq J, Meessen B.

Sante Publique. 2015 May-Jun;27(3):425-34. French.


Boosting facility deliveries with results-based financing: a mixed-methods evaluation of the government midwifery incentive scheme in Cambodia.

Ir P, Korachais C, Chheng K, Horemans D, Van Damme W, Meessen B.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2015 Aug 15;15:170. doi: 10.1186/s12884-015-0589-x.


[The debate concerning performance-based financing in Africa South of the Sahara: analysis of the nature].

Manitu SM, Meessen B, Lushimba MM, Macq J.

Sante Publique. 2015 Jan-Feb;27(1):117-28. French.


Can performance-based financing help reaching the poor with maternal and child health services? The experience of rural Rwanda.

Lannes L, Meessen B, Soucat A, Basinga P.

Int J Health Plann Manage. 2016 Jul;31(3):309-48. doi: 10.1002/hpm.2297. Epub 2015 Jun 29.


Setting targets, achieving goals: can analysis of past progress help?

Meessen B.

Lancet Glob Health. 2014 Dec;2(12):e673-4. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70336-5. No abstract available.


No universal health coverage without strong local health systems.

Meessen B, Malanda B; Community of Practice “Health Service Delivery”.

Bull World Health Organ. 2014 Feb 1;92(2):78-78A. doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.135228. No abstract available.


Assessing communities of practice in health policy: a conceptual framework as a first step towards empirical research.

Bertone MP, Meessen B, Clarysse G, Hercot D, Kelley A, Kafando Y, Lange I, Pfaffmann J, Ridde V, Sieleunou I, Witter S.

Health Res Policy Syst. 2013 Oct 20;11:39. doi: 10.1186/1478-4505-11-39.


Performance-based financing as a health system reform: mapping the key dimensions for monitoring and evaluation.

Witter S, Toonen J, Meessen B, Kagubare J, Fritsche G, Vaughan K.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2013 Sep 29;13:367. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-367.


Toward a typology of health-related informal credit: an exploration of borrowing practices for paying for health care by the poor in Cambodia.

Ir P, Jacobs B, Meessen B, Van Damme W.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2012 Nov 7;12:383. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-12-383.


Time for innovative dialogue on health systems research.

Meessen B, van Heteren G, Soeters R, Fritsche G, van Damme W.

Bull World Health Organ. 2012 Oct 1;90(10):715-715A. doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.112326. No abstract available.


A literature review of the disruptive effects of user fee exemption policies on health systems.

Ridde V, Robert E, Meessen B.

BMC Public Health. 2012 Jun 8;12:289. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-289. Review.


Community participation and voice mechanisms under performance-based financing schemes in Burundi.

Falisse JB, Meessen B, Ndayishimiye J, Bossuyt M.

Trop Med Int Health. 2012 May;17(5):674-82. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2012.02973.x. Epub 2012 Apr 9.


Removing user fees for health services in low-income countries: a multi-country review framework for assessing the process of policy change.

Hercot D, Meessen B, Ridde V, Gilson L.

Health Policy Plan. 2011 Nov;26 Suppl 2:ii5-15. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czr063.


Removing user fees in the health sector: a review of policy processes in six sub-Saharan African countries.

Meessen B, Hercot D, Noirhomme M, Ridde V, Tibouti A, Tashobya CK, Gilson L.

Health Policy Plan. 2011 Nov;26 Suppl 2:ii16-29. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czr062.


User fee removal in low-income countries: sharing knowledge to support managed implementation.

Meessen B, Gilson L, Tibouti A.

Health Policy Plan. 2011 Nov;26 Suppl 2:ii1-4. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czr071. No abstract available.


Social health assistance schemes: the case of Medical Financial Assistance for the rural poor in four counties of China.

Ma X, Zhang J, Meessen B, Decoster K, Tang X, Yang Y, Ren X.

Int J Equity Health. 2011 Oct 20;10:44. doi: 10.1186/1475-9276-10-44.


[Selective free health care in sub-Saharan Africa: an opportunity for strengthening health systems?].

Ridde V, Meessen B, Kouanda S.

Sante Publique. 2011 Jan-Feb;23(1):61-7. French.


Composition of pluralistic health systems: how much can we learn from household surveys? An exploration in Cambodia.

Meessen B, Bigdeli M, Chheng K, Decoster K, Ir P, Men C, Van Damme W.

Health Policy Plan. 2011 Jul;26 Suppl 1:i30-44. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czr026.


Communities of practice: the missing link for knowledge management on implementation issues in low-income countries?

Meessen B, Kouanda S, Musango L, Richard F, Ridde V, Soucat A.

Trop Med Int Health. 2011 Aug;16(8):1007-14. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02794.x. Epub 2011 May 12.


Performance-based financing: just a donor fad or a catalyst towards comprehensive health-care reform?

Meessen B, Soucat A, Sekabaraga C.

Bull World Health Organ. 2011 Feb 1;89(2):153-6. doi: 10.2471/BLT.10.077339. Epub 2010 Nov 26.


Self-reported serious illnesses in rural Cambodia: a cross-sectional survey.

Ir P, Men C, Lucas H, Meessen B, Decoster K, Bloom G, Van Damme W.

PLoS One. 2010 Jun 3;5(6):e10930. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0010930.


Translating knowledge into policy and action to promote health equity: The Health Equity Fund policy process in Cambodia 2000-2008.

Ir P, Bigdeli M, Meessen B, Van Damme W.

Health Policy. 2010 Aug;96(3):200-9. doi: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2010.02.003. Epub 2010 Mar 1.


The poorest of the poor: a poverty appraisal of households affected by visceral leishmaniasis in Bihar, India.

Boelaert M, Meheus F, Sanchez A, Singh SP, Vanlerberghe V, Picado A, Meessen B, Sundar S.

Trop Med Int Health. 2009 Jun;14(6):639-44. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2009.02279.x. Epub 2009 Apr 20.


Improving access to hospital care for the poor: comparative analysis of four health equity funds in Cambodia.

Noirhomme M, Meessen B, Griffiths F, Ir P, Jacobs B, Thor R, Criel B, Van Damme W.

Health Policy Plan. 2007 Jul;22(4):246-62. Epub 2007 May 25.


Poverty and user fees for public health care in low-income countries: lessons from Uganda and Cambodia.

Meessen B, Van Damme W, Tashobya CK, Tibouti A.

Lancet. 2006 Dec 23;368(9554):2253-7. No abstract available.


To retain or remove user fees?: reflections on the current debate in low- and middle-income countries.

James CD, Hanson K, McPake B, Balabanova D, Gwatkin D, Hopwood I, Kirunga C, Knippenberg R, Meessen B, Morris SS, Preker A, Souteyrand Y, Tibouti A, Villeneuve P, Xu K.

Appl Health Econ Health Policy. 2006;5(3):137-53. Review.


Reviewing institutions of rural health centres: the Performance Initiative in Butare, Rwanda.

Meessen B, Musango L, Kashala JP, Lemlin J.

Trop Med Int Health. 2006 Aug;11(8):1303-17.


Costs and revenue of health care in a rural Zimbabwean district.

Vander Plaetse B, Hlatiwayo G, Van Eygen L, Meessen B, Criel B.

Health Policy Plan. 2005 Jul;20(4):243-51.


Out-of-pocket health expenditure and debt in poor households: evidence from Cambodia.

Van Damme W, Van Leemput L, Por I, Hardeman W, Meessen B.

Trop Med Int Health. 2004 Feb;9(2):273-80.

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