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Health inequality in the tropics and its costs: a Sustainable Development Goals alert.

Callander EJ, Topp SM.

Int Health. 2020 Jan 17. pii: ihz112. doi: 10.1093/inthealth/ihz112. [Epub ahead of print]


Global Prison Health Care Governance and Health Equity: A Critical Lack of Evidence.

McLeod KE, Butler A, Young JT, Southalan L, Borschmann R, Sturup-Toft S, Dirkzwager A, Dolan K, Acheampong LK, Topp SM, Martin RE, Kinner SA.

Am J Public Health. 2020 Mar;110(3):303-308. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2019.305465. Epub 2020 Jan 16.


A review of the impact of financing mechanisms on maternal health care in Australia.

Fox H, Topp SM, Callander E, Lindsay D.

BMC Public Health. 2019 Nov 21;19(1):1540. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-7850-6. Review.


The patient co-payment and opportunity costs of accessing healthcare for Indigenous Australians with cancer: A whole of population data linkage study.

Callander E, Bates N, Lindsay D, Larkins S, Preston R, Topp SM, Cunningham J, Garvey G.

Asia Pac J Clin Oncol. 2019 Dec;15(6):309-315. doi: 10.1111/ajco.13180. Epub 2019 Jul 16.


"It's Not Like Taking Chocolates": Factors Influencing the Feasibility and Sustainability of Universal Test and Treat in Correctional Health Systems in Zambia and South Africa.

Topp SM, Chetty-Makkan CM, Smith HJ, Chimoyi L, Hoffmann CJ, Fielding K, Reid SE, Olivier AJ, Hausler H, Herce ME, Charalambous S.

Glob Health Sci Pract. 2019 Jun 27;7(2):189-202. doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-19-00051. Print 2019 Jun.


Health system preparedness for emerging infectious diseases: A synthesis of the literature.

Palagyi A, Marais BJ, Abimbola S, Topp SM, McBryde ES, Negin J.

Glob Public Health. 2019 Dec;14(12):1847-1868. doi: 10.1080/17441692.2019.1614645. Epub 2019 May 14.


Differentiated Care Preferences of Stable Patients on Antiretroviral Therapy in Zambia: A Discrete Choice Experiment.

Eshun-Wilson I, Mukumbwa-Mwenechanya M, Kim HY, Zannolini A, Mwamba CP, Dowdy D, Kalunkumya E, Lumpa M, Beres LK, Roy M, Sharma A, Topp SM, Glidden DV, Padian N, Ehrenkranz P, Sikazwe I, Holmes CB, Bolton-Moore C, Geng EH.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 Aug 15;81(5):540-546. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002070.


A critical interpretive synthesis of informal payments in maternal health care.

Schaaf M, Topp SM.

Health Policy Plan. 2019 Apr 1;34(3):216-229. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czz003. Review.


Long-term out of pocket expenditure of people with cancer: comparing health service cost and use for indigenous and non-indigenous people with cancer in Australia.

Callander E, Bates N, Lindsay D, Larkins S, Topp SM, Cunningham J, Sabesan S, Garvey G.

Int J Equity Health. 2019 Feb 12;18(1):32. doi: 10.1186/s12939-019-0931-4.


Who experiences unmet need for mental health services and what other barriers to accessing health care do they face? Findings from Australia and Canada.

Corscadden L, Callander EJ, Topp SM.

Int J Health Plann Manage. 2019 Apr;34(2):761-772. doi: 10.1002/hpm.2733. Epub 2019 Jan 18.


'They care rudely!': resourcing and relational health system factors that influence retention in care for people living with HIV in Zambia.

Mwamba C, Sharma A, Mukamba N, Beres L, Geng E, Holmes CB, Sikazwe I, Topp SM.

BMJ Glob Health. 2018 Oct 25;3(5):e001007. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001007. eCollection 2018.


Are We Asking All the Right Questions About Quality of Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries?

Topp SM, Sheikh K.

Int J Health Policy Manag. 2018 Oct 1;7(10):971-972. doi: 10.15171/ijhpm.2018.48. No abstract available.


"'Academic' is a dirty word": Intended impact pathways of an emerging academic health centre in tropical regional Australia.

Edelman A, Taylor J, Ovseiko PV, Topp SM.

Int J Health Plann Manage. 2019 Jan;34(1):e661-e678. doi: 10.1002/hpm.2681. Epub 2018 Oct 12.


The health system accountability impact of prison health committees in Zambia.

Topp SM, Sharma A, Chileshe C, Magwende G, Henostroza G, Moonga CN.

Int J Equity Health. 2018 Sep 24;17(1):74. doi: 10.1186/s12939-018-0783-3.


Showcasing the contribution of social sciences to health policy and systems research.

Topp SM, Scott K, Ruano AL, Daniels K.

Int J Equity Health. 2018 Sep 24;17(1):145. doi: 10.1186/s12939-018-0862-5.


Coordinating the prevention, treatment, and care continuum for HIV-associated tuberculosis in prisons: a health systems strengthening approach.

Herce ME, Muyoyeta M, Topp SM, Henostroza G, Reid SE.

Curr Opin HIV AIDS. 2018 Nov;13(6):492-500. doi: 10.1097/COH.0000000000000505. Review.


Understanding preferences for HIV care and treatment in Zambia: Evidence from a discrete choice experiment among patients who have been lost to follow-up.

Zanolini A, Sikombe K, Sikazwe I, Eshun-Wilson I, Somwe P, Bolton Moore C, Topp SM, Czaicki N, Beres LK, Mwamba CP, Padian N, Holmes CB, Geng EH.

PLoS Med. 2018 Aug 13;15(8):e1002636. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002636. eCollection 2018 Aug.


Disparities in access to health care in Australia for people with mental health conditions.

Corscadden L, Callander EJ, Topp SM.

Aust Health Rev. 2019 Jan;43(6):619-627. doi: 10.1071/AH17259.


Strengthening the health workforce to support integration of HIV and noncommunicable disease services in sub-Saharan Africa.

Rabkin M, de Pinho H, Michaels-Strasser S, Naitore D, Rawat A, Topp SM.

AIDS. 2018 Jul 1;32 Suppl 1:S47-S54. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000001895.


International comparisons of disparities in access to care for people with mental health conditions.

Corscadden L, Callander EJ, Topp SM.

Int J Health Plann Manage. 2018 Oct;33(4):967-995. doi: 10.1002/hpm.2553. Epub 2018 Jun 21.


Community health workers and accountability: reflections from an international "think-in".

Schaaf M, Fox J, Topp SM, Warthin C, Freedman LP, Robinson RS, Thiagarajan S, Scott K, Maboe T, Zanchetta M, Ruano AL, Kok M, Closser S.

Int J Equity Health. 2018 May 25;17(1):66. doi: 10.1186/s12939-018-0781-5.


The role of academic health centres in improving health equity: a systematic review.

Edelman A, Taylor J, Ovseiko PV, Topp SM.

J Health Organ Manag. 2018 Apr 9;32(2):279-297. doi: 10.1108/JHOM-09-2017-0255. Epub 2018 Mar 26. Review.


Evaluation of a health system strengthening initiative in the Zambian prison system.

Topp SM, Sharma A, Moonga CN, Chileshe C, Magwende G, Henostroza G.

BMJ Glob Health. 2018 Jan 30;3(1):e000614. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2017-000614. eCollection 2018.


Rethinking retention: Mapping interactions between multiple factors that influence long-term engagement in HIV care.

Topp SM, Mwamba C, Sharma A, Mukamba N, Beres LK, Geng E, Holmes CB, Sikazwe I.

PLoS One. 2018 Mar 14;13(3):e0193641. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0193641. eCollection 2018.


Adaptation with robustness: the case for clarity on the use of 'resilience' in health systems and global health.

Abimbola S, Topp SM.

BMJ Glob Health. 2018 Feb 28;3(1):e000758. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000758. eCollection 2018. No abstract available.


10 best resources on power in health policy and systems in low- and middle-income countries.

Sriram V, Topp SM, Schaaf M, Mishra A, Flores W, Rajasulochana SR, Scott K.

Health Policy Plan. 2018 May 1;33(4):611-621. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czy008.


How to assess and prepare health systems in low- and middle-income countries for integration of services-a systematic review.

Topp SM, Abimbola S, Joshi R, Negin J.

Health Policy Plan. 2018 Mar 1;33(2):298-312. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czx169. Review.


Poor continuity of care for TB diagnosis and treatment in Zambian Prisons: a situation analysis.

Hatwiinda S, Topp SM, Siyambango M, Harris JB, Maggard KR, Chileshe C, Kapata N, Reid SE, Henostroza G.

Trop Med Int Health. 2018 Feb;23(2):243-250. doi: 10.1111/tmi.13024. Epub 2018 Jan 16.


Global health security: where is the data to inform health system strengthening?

Abimbola S, Topp SM, Palagyi A, Marais B, Negin J.

BMJ Glob Health. 2017 Aug 19;2(3):e000481. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2017-000481. eCollection 2017. No abstract available. Erratum in: BMJ Glob Health. 2017 Sep 7;2(3):e000481corr1.


How did rapid scale-up of HIV services impact on workplace and interpersonal trust in Zambian primary health centres: a case-based health systems analysis.

Topp SM, Chipukuma JM.

BMJ Glob Health. 2016 Dec 16;1(4):e000179. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2016-000179. eCollection 2016.


The role of academic health centres in building equitable health systems: a systematic review protocol.

Edelman A, Taylor J, Ovseiko PV, Topp SM.

BMJ Open. 2017 May 29;7(5):e015435. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015435.


The Lancet Global Health Commission on High Quality Health Systems-where's the complexity?

Topp SM.

Lancet Glob Health. 2017 Jun;5(6):e571. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(17)30176-6. No abstract available.


Use of Lot quality assurance sampling surveys to evaluate community health worker performance in rural Zambia: a case of Luangwa district.

Mwanza M, Zulu J, Topp SM, Musonda P, Mutale W, Chilengi R.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2017 Apr 17;17(1):279. doi: 10.1186/s12913-017-2229-9.


From favours to entitlements: community voice and action and health service quality in Zambia.

Schaaf M, Topp SM, Ngulube M.

Health Policy Plan. 2017 Jul 1;32(6):847-859. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czx024.


Quantifying Queensland patients with cancer health service usage and costs: study protocol.

Callander E, Topp SM, Larkins S, Sabesan S, Bates N.

BMJ Open. 2017 Jan 24;7(1):e014030. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014030.


Health and healthcare access among Zambia's female prisoners: a health systems analysis.

Topp SM, Moonga CN, Mudenda C, Luo N, Kaingu M, Chileshe C, Magwende G, Heymann JS, Henostroza G.

Int J Equity Health. 2016 Sep 26;15(1):157.


HIV and tuberculosis in prisons in sub-Saharan Africa.

Telisinghe L, Charalambous S, Topp SM, Herce ME, Hoffmann CJ, Barron P, Schouten EJ, Jahn A, Zachariah R, Harries AD, Beyrer C, Amon JJ.

Lancet. 2016 Sep 17;388(10050):1215-27. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30578-5. Epub 2016 Jul 14. Review.


Mapping the Zambian prison health system: An analysis of key structural determinants.

Topp SM, Moonga CN, Luo N, Kaingu M, Chileshe C, Magwende G, Henostroza G.

Glob Public Health. 2017 Jul;12(7):858-875. doi: 10.1080/17441692.2016.1202298. Epub 2016 Jul 8.


Fair publication of qualitative research in health systems: a call by health policy and systems researchers.

Social science approaches for research and engagement in health policy & systems (SHaPeS) thematic working group of Health Systems Global, Regional Network for Equity in Health in East and Southern Africa (EQUINET), and Emerging Voices for Global Health, Daniels K, Loewenson R, George A, Howard N, Koleva G, Lewin S, Marchal B, Nambiar D, Paina L, Sacks E, Sheikh K, Tetui M, Theobald S, Topp SM, Zwi AB.

Int J Equity Health. 2016 Jun 22;15:98. doi: 10.1186/s12939-016-0368-y. No abstract available.


Exploring the drivers of health and healthcare access in Zambian prisons: a health systems approach.

Topp SM, Moonga CN, Luo N, Kaingu M, Chileshe C, Magwende G, Heymann SJ, Henostroza G.

Health Policy Plan. 2016 Nov;31(9):1250-61. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czw059. Epub 2016 May 24.


Motivations for entering and remaining in volunteer service: findings from a mixed-method survey among HIV caregivers in Zambia.

Topp SM, Price JE, Nanyangwe-Moyo T, Mulenga DM, Dennis ML, Ngunga MM.

Hum Resour Health. 2015 Sep 2;13:72. doi: 10.1186/s12960-015-0062-y.


A qualitative study of the role of workplace and interpersonal trust in shaping service quality and responsiveness in Zambian primary health centres.

Topp SM, Chipukuma JM.

Health Policy Plan. 2016 Mar;31(2):192-204. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czv041. Epub 2015 May 20.


The impact of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) service scale-up on mechanisms of accountability in Zambian primary health centres: a case-based health systems analysis.

Topp SM, Black J, Morrow M, Chipukuma JM, Van Damme W.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2015 Feb 18;15:67. doi: 10.1186/s12913-015-0703-9.


Screening for tuberculosis and testing for human immunodeficiency virus in Zambian prisons.

Maggard KR, Hatwiinda S, Harris JB, Phiri W, Krüüner A, Kaunda K, Topp SM, Kapata N, Ayles H, Chileshe C, Henostroza G, Reid SE.

Bull World Health Organ. 2015 Feb 1;93(2):93-101. doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.135285.


Behavior change pathways to voluntary medical male circumcision: narrative interviews with circumcision clients in Zambia.

Price JE, Phiri L, Mulenga D, Hewett PC, Topp SM, Shiliya N, Hatzold K.

PLoS One. 2014 Nov 6;9(11):e111602. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0111602. eCollection 2014. Erratum in: PLoS One. 2014;9(12):e116361.


Understanding the dynamic interactions driving Zambian health centre performance: a case-based health systems analysis.

Topp SM, Chipukuma JM, Hanefeld J.

Health Policy Plan. 2015 May;30(4):485-99. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czu029. Epub 2014 May 14.


Managing multiple funding streams and agendas to achieve local and global health and research objectives: lessons from the field.

Holmes CB, Sikazwe I, Raelly RL, Freeman BL, Wambulawae I, Silwizya G, Topp SM, Chilengi R, Henostroza G, Kapambwe S, Simbeye D, Sibajene S, Chi H, Godfrey K, Chi B, Moore CB.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Jan 1;65 Suppl 1:S32-5. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000000043.


The high burden of tuberculosis (TB) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in a large Zambian prison: a public health alert.

Henostroza G, Topp SM, Hatwiinda S, Maggard KR, Phiri W, Harris JB, Krüüner A, Kapata N, Ayles H, Chileshe C, Reid SE.

PLoS One. 2013 Aug 14;8(8):e67338. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0067338. eCollection 2013.


Does provider-initiated counselling and testing (PITC) strengthen early diagnosis and treatment initiation? Results from an analysis of an urban cohort of HIV-positive patients in Lusaka, Zambia.

Topp SM, Li MS, Chipukuma JM, Chiko MM, Matongo E, Bolton-Moore C, Reid SE.

J Int AIDS Soc. 2012 Sep 24;15(2):17352. doi: 10.7448/IAS.15.2.17352.

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