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.


​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