Advertisement
Health in Action

Health in Action The Health in Action section provides a place where groups or individuals who are not represented regularly in a medical journal have a forum to describe the important issues from their perspective. Authors might include patient advocacy groups, healthcare workers, or non-governmental organizations.

See all article types »

Global Health Delivery 2.0: Using Open-Access Technologies for Transparency and Operations Research

  • Duncan Smith-Rohrberg Maru mail,

    dsr.maru@nyayahealth.org

    Affiliations: Nyaya Health, Bayalpata Hospital, Ridikot VDC, Achham, Nepal, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Department of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Children's Hospital of Boston, Department of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    X
  • Aditya Sharma,

    Affiliations: Nyaya Health, Bayalpata Hospital, Ridikot VDC, Achham, Nepal, Contra Costa Regional Medical Center, Martinez, California, United States of America

    X
  • Jason Andrews,

    Affiliations: Nyaya Health, Bayalpata Hospital, Ridikot VDC, Achham, Nepal, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Department of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    X
  • Sanjay Basu,

    Affiliations: Nyaya Health, Bayalpata Hospital, Ridikot VDC, Achham, Nepal, University of California San Francisco, Department of Medicine, San Francisco, California, United States of America, San Francisco General Hospital, Division of Internal Medicine, San Francisco, California, United States of America

    X
  • Jhapat Thapa,

    Affiliation: Nyaya Health, Bayalpata Hospital, Ridikot VDC, Achham, Nepal

    X
  • Shefali Oza,

    Affiliation: Nyaya Health, Bayalpata Hospital, Ridikot VDC, Achham, Nepal

    X
  • Chhitij Bashyal,

    Affiliation: Nyaya Health, Bayalpata Hospital, Ridikot VDC, Achham, Nepal

    X
  • Bibhav Acharya,

    Affiliations: Nyaya Health, Bayalpata Hospital, Ridikot VDC, Achham, Nepal, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

    X
  • Ryan Schwarz

    Affiliations: Nyaya Health, Bayalpata Hospital, Ridikot VDC, Achham, Nepal, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

    X
  • Published: December 01, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000158
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

About the Authors

Duncan Smith-Rohrberg Maru, Aditya Sharma, Jason Andrews, Sanjay Basu, Jhapat Thapa, Shefali Oza, Chhitij Bashyal, Bibhav Acharya, Ryan Schwarz
Nyaya Health, Bayalpata Hospital, Ridikot VDC, Achham, Nepal
Duncan Smith-Rohrberg Maru, Jason Andrews
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Department of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Duncan Smith-Rohrberg Maru
Children's Hospital of Boston, Department of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Aditya Sharma
Contra Costa Regional Medical Center, Martinez, California, United States of America
Sanjay Basu
University of California San Francisco, Department of Medicine, San Francisco, California, United States of America
Sanjay Basu
San Francisco General Hospital, Division of Internal Medicine, San Francisco, California, United States of America
Bibhav Acharya, Ryan Schwarz
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: dsr.maru@nyayahealth.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: DSM AS JA SB JT SO CB BA RS. Wrote the first draft of the paper: DSM. Contributed to the writing of the paper: DSM AS JA SB JT SO CB BA RS. Implemented the local database programs: AS. Implemented several of the Web-based programs: SO.