Nikkil Sudharsanan

Research (please see my CV for the full list)

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The effect of framing and communicating COVID-19 vaccine side-effect risks on vaccine intentions for adults in the UK and USA: A structured summary of a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial


Nikkil Sudharsanan, Caterina Favaretti, Violetta Hachaturyan, Till Bärnighausen, Alain Vandormael

Understanding low mobilization for non-communicable diseases among people living with NCDs: A qualitative study on hypertension in urban South India

Social Science & Medicine

Carolin Kroeger, Shuba Kumar, Rani Mohanraj, Sripriya Kundem, Kate Bärnighausen, Nikkil Sudharsanan

Variation in the proportion of adults in need of blood pressure-lowering medications by hypertension care guideline in low- and middle-income countries: a cross-sectional study of 1,037,215 individuals from 50 nationally representative surveys


Nikkil Sudharsanan, co-authors, Pascal Geldsetzer (click the paper for full author list).

Hypertension knowledge and treatment initiation, adherence, and discontinuation among adults in Chennai, India: a cross-sectional study

BMJ Open

Nikkil Sudharsanan, Mohammed K. Ali, Margaret McConnell

The effect of home-based hypertension screening on blood pressure change over time in South Africa

Health Affairs

Nikkil Sudharsanan*, Simiao Chen*, Michael Garber, Till Bärnighausen, Pascal Geldsetzer

*Joint first authors

Impact of community based screening for hypertension on blood pressure after two years: regression discontinuity analysis in a national cohort of older adults in China


Simiao Chen*, Nikkil Sudharsanan*, Feng Huang, Yuanli Liu, Pascal Geldsetzer, Till Bärnighausen

*Joint first authors