Recommended reading

Books and articles for people who are new to the Simple project and want to get up to speed on public health and data systems.

Books

Mountains Beyond Mountains about Paul Farmer (Partners in Health).

Epic Measures about how data should inform health policy.

Factfulness, a very readable and helpful way of thinking about the world in rational terms.

Resolve to Save Lives

Article on the Hypertension-control program

Approach to treating hypertension

WHO-HEARTS-technical package, a detailed manual that forms the basis for Resolve's hypertension program

Hypertension treatment card for areas that are using the paper system

Patient ID card (Hindi version) issued to patients in areas that are using the paper system