1980 …2019

Research output per year

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Research Output

2019

Measuring unmet need for contraception as a point prevalence

Moreau, C., Shankar, M., Helleringer, S. & Becker, S., Aug 1 2019, In : BMJ Global Health. 4, 4, e001581.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2018

Sampling Weights for Analyses of Couple Data: Example of the Demographic and Health Surveys

Becker, S. & Kalamar, A., Aug 1 2018, In : Demography. 55, 4, p. 1447-1473 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Using couples' discordant reports to estimate female covert use of modern contraception in sub-Saharan Africa

Gasca, N. C. & Becker, S., May 1 2018, In : Journal of Biosocial Science. 50, 3, p. 326-346 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Linkage to HIV care after home-based HIV counselling and testing in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review

the Working Group on Linkage to HIV Care, Jul 2017, In : Tropical Medicine and International Health. 22, 7, p. 807-821 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Measuring contraceptive prevalence among women who are at risk of pregnancy

Fabic, M. S. & Becker, S., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Contraception.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Progress and inequities in maternal mortality in Afghanistan (RAMOS-II): a retrospective observational study

Bartlett, L., LeFevre, A., Zimmerman, L., Saeedzai, S. A., Torkamani, S., Zabih, W., Tappis, H., Becker, S., Winch, P., Koblinsky, M. & Rahmanzai, A. J., May 1 2017, In : The Lancet Global Health. 5, 5, p. e545-e555

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015

The validity of birth and pregnancy histories in rural Bangladesh

Espeut, D. & Becker, S., Aug 28 2015, In : Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition. 33, 1, 17.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014

Couples' unmet need for family planning in three West African countries

Pearson, E. & Becker, S., Jan 1 2014, In : Studies in family planning. 45, 3, p. 339-359 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pilot study of home-based delivery of HIV testing and counseling and contraceptive services to couples in malawi

Becker, S., Taulo, F. O., Hindin, M. J., Chipeta, E. K., Loll, D. & Tsui, A., Jan 2014, In : BMC public health. 14, 1, 1309.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Unmet need, intention to use contraceptives and unwanted pregnancy in rural Bangladesh

Callahan, R. L. & Becker, S., Mar 2014, In : International perspectives on sexual and reproductive health. 40, 1, p. 4-10 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

Mortality in Iraq Associated with the 2003-2011 War and Occupation: Findings from a National Cluster Sample Survey by the University Collaborative Iraq Mortality Study

Hagopian, A., Flaxman, A. D., Takaro, T. K., Esa Al Shatari, S. A., Rajaratnam, J., Becker, S., Levin-Rector, A., Galway, L., Hadi Al-Yasseri, B. J., Weiss, W. M., Murray, C. J. & Burnham, G., Nov 1 2013, In : PLoS medicine. 10, 10, e1001533.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

Concordance between partners in desired waiting time to birth for newlyweds in India

Singh, A. & Becker, S., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Biosocial Science. 44, 1, p. 57-71 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Correlates of and Couples' Concordance in Reports of Recent Sexual Behavior and Contraceptive Use

Koffi, A. K., Adjiwanou, V. D., Becker, S., Olaolorun, F. & Tsui, A. O., Mar 1 2012, In : Studies in family planning. 43, 1, p. 33-42 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Measurement of Women's Empowerment in Rural Bangladesh

Mahmud, S., Shah, N. M. & Becker, S., Mar 1 2012, In : World Development. 40, 3, p. 610-619 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Reliability of Calendar Data for Reporting Contraceptive Use: Evidence from Rural Bangladesh

Callahan, R. L. & Becker, S., Sep 1 2012, In : Studies in family planning. 43, 3, p. 213-222 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

The crossover between life expectancies at birth and at age one: The imbalance in the life table

Canudas-Romo, V. & Becker, S., Feb 1 2011, In : Demographic Research. 24, p. 113-144 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

Comparing couples' and individual voluntary counseling and testing for HIV at antenatal clinics in Tanzania: A randomized trial

Becker, S., Mlay, R., Schwandt, H. M. & Lyamuya, E., Jun 1 2010, In : AIDS and behavior. 14, 3, p. 558-566 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Homicide of children in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Outwater, A. H., Mgaya, E., Campbell, J. C., Becker, S., Kinabo, L. & Menick, D. M., Dec 2010, In : East African journal of public health. 7, 4, p. 345-349 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mortalidad en lactantes y niños menores de cinco años en Afganistán: Estimaciones y limitaciones actuales

Translated title of the contribution: Infant and under-five mortality in Afghanistan: Current estimates and limitationsViswanathan, K., Becker, S., Hansen, P. M., Kumar, D., Kumar, B., Niayesh, H., Peters, D. H. & Burnham, G., Aug 31 2010, In : Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 88, 8, p. 576-583 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

Author's response

Chan, G. J., Moulton, L. H., Becker, S., Muñoz, A. & Black, R. E., Feb 19 2009, In : International journal of epidemiology. 38, 1, p. 323-324 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Impact of husbands' participation in antenatal health education services on maternal health knowledge

Mullany, B. C., Lakhey, B., Shrestha, D., Hindin, M. J. & Becker, S., Jan 1 2009, In : Journal of the Nepal Medical Association. 48, 173, p. 28-34 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

Couple counselling and testing for HIV at antenatal clinics: Views from men, women and counsellors

Mlay, R., Lugina, H. & Becker, S., Mar 1 2008, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 20, 3, p. 356-360 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Couples counseling at an abortion clinic: a pilot study

Becker, S., Bazant, E. S. & Meyers, C., Nov 1 2008, In : Contraception. 78, 5, p. 424-431 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Source of new infections in generalised HIV epidemics

Becker, S. & Gray, R., Oct 10 2008, In : The Lancet. 372, 9646, p. 1299-1300 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Three methods of estimating births averted nationally by contraception

Liu, L., Becker, S., Tsui, A. & Ahmed, S., Jul 1 2008, In : Population Studies. 62, 2, p. 191-210 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007

Fertility intentions: Are the undecided more like those who want more or want no more children?

Becker, S. & Sutradhar, S. C., Jan 1 2007, In : Journal of Biosocial Science. 39, 1, p. 137-145 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Disagreement in spousal reports of current contraceptive use in sub-Saharan Africa

Becker, S., Hossain, M. B. & Thomson, E., Nov 1 2006, In : Journal of Biosocial Science. 38, 6, p. 779-796 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Domestic violence against women in Egypt - Wife beating and health outcomes

Diop-Sidibé, N., Campbell, J. C. & Becker, S., Mar 1 2006, In : Social Science and Medicine. 62, 5, p. 1260-1277 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Husbands' and wives' reports of women's decision-making power in Western Guatemala and their effects on preventive health behaviors

Becker, S., Fonseca-Becker, F. & Schenck-Yglesias, C., May 1 2006, In : Social Science and Medicine. 62, 9, p. 2313-2326 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

On the application of decomposition methods [1]

Schempf, A. & Becker, S., Nov 1 2006, In : American journal of public health. 96, 11, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2005

Can women's autonomy impede male involvement in pregnancy health in Katmandu, Nepal?

Mullany, B. C., Hindin, M. J. & Becker, S., Nov 1 2005, In : Social Science and Medicine. 61, 9, p. 1993-2006 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2004

Are partners available for post-abortion contraceptive counseling? A pilot study in a Baltimore City clinic

Beenhakker, B., Becker, S., Hires, S., Molano Di Targiana, N., Blumenthal, P. & Huggins, G., May 1 2004, In : Contraception. 69, 5, p. 419-423 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Assessing the use of profiling in searches by law enforcement personnel

Becker, S., Jan 1 2004, In : Journal of Criminal Justice. 32, 3, p. 183-193 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003

Does use of the calendar in surveys reduce heaping?

Becker, S. & Diop-Sidibé, N., Jun 2003, In : Studies in family planning. 34, 2, p. 127-132 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Estimation of births averted due to breast-feeding and increases in levels of contraception needed to substitute for breast-feeding

Becker, S., Rutstein, S. & Labbok, M. H., Oct 1 2003, In : Journal of Biosocial Science. 35, 4, p. 559-574 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2001

Dynamics of contraceptive use and breastfeeding during the post-partum period in Peru and Indonesia

Becker, S. & Ahmed, S., Jul 31 2001, In : Population Studies. 55, 2, p. 165-179 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exclusive breastfeeding reduces acute respiratory infection and diarrhea deaths among infants in Dhaka slums.

Arifeen, S., Black, R. E., Antelman, G., Baqui, A., Caulfield, L. & Becker, S., Oct 2001, In : Pediatrics. 108, 4, p. E67

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Husbands' and wives' reports of contraceptive use

Becker, S. & Costenbader, E., Jan 1 2001, In : Studies in family planning. 32, 2, p. 111-129 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Population growth [5]

Becker, S., Jan 1 2001, In : American journal of public health. 91, 7, p. 1139-1140 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
2000

Maternal cigarette smoking during pregnancy and infant ponderal index at birth in the Swedish Medical Birth Register, 1991-1992

Lindley, A. A., Gray, R. H., Herman, A. A. & Becker, S., Mar 2000, In : American journal of public health. 90, 3, p. 420-423 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Selected topics in the epidemiology of reproductive outcomes

Gray, R. H. & Becker, S., Jan 1 2000, In : Epidemiologic reviews. 22, 1, p. 71-75 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
1999

Measuring Unmet Need: Wives, Husbands or Couples?

Becker, S., Dec 1 1999, In : International family planning perspectives. 25, 4, p. 172-180 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle