Published Papers

Doctoral training in Uganda: evaluation of mentoring best practices at Makerere university college of health sciences

Authors: 
Nakanjako, Damalie; Katamba, Achilles; Kaye, Dan K; Okello, Elialilia; Kamya, Moses R; Sewankambo, Nelson; Mayanja-Kizza, Harriet
Journal : 
BMC Medical Education
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
January 13, 2014 PMCID: PMC3897930

Determinants of first antenatal care visit by pregnant women at Community Based Education, Research and Service Sites in Northern Uganda

Authors: 
Turyasiima Munanura, R Tugume, A Openy, E Ahairwomugisha, R Opio, M Ntunguka, N Mahulo, P Akera, E Odongo-Aginya
Journal : 
East African Medical Journal
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
2014

Pneumonia among children under five in Uganda: Symptom recognition and actions taken by caretakers

Authors: 
Tuhebwe D, Tumushabe E, Leontsini E, Wanyenze R.
Journal : 
African Health Sciences
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
2014 PMCID: PMC4370082

Transforming Health Professions Education through In-Country Collaboration: Examining the consortia between African medical schools catalyzed by the Medical Education Partnership Initiative

Authors: 
Zohray M Talib, Elsie Kiguli-Malwadde, Hannah Wohltjen, Miliard Derbew, Yakub Mulla, David Olaleye and Nelson Sewankambo
Journal : 
Human Resources for Health
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
2014 PMCID: PMC4355474

Antifungal susceptibility patterns of vulvovaginal Candida species among women attending antenatal clinic at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital, south western Uganda

Authors: 
Kiguli JM, Itabangi H, Atwine D, Kibuka LS, Bazira J and Byarugaba
Journal : 
British Microbiology Research
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
2014

Knowledge of integrated management of childhood illnesses community and family practices (C-IMCI) and association with child undernutrition in Northern Uganda: a cross-sectional study

Authors: 
Mukunya, David; Kizito, Samuel; Orach, Tonny; Ndagire, Regina; Tumwakire, Emily; Rukundo, Godfrey Zari; Mupere, Ezekiel; Kiguli, Sarah
Journal : 
BMC Public Health
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
2014 PMCID: PMC4192439

Extent of Use of Aloe vera Locally Extracted Products for Management of Ailments in Communities of Kitagata Sub-county in Sheema District, Western Uganda

Authors: 
Kamukama Adams, Twineomujuni Eliot, Agaba Gerald
Journal : 
International Journal of Sciences: Basic and Applied Research (IJSBAR)
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
2014

Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of Ugandan men regarding prostate cancer

Authors: 
H. Nakandi, M. Kirabo, C. Semugabo, A. Kittengo, P. Kitaylmbwa, S. Kalungi, J. Maena
Journal : 
African Journal of Urology
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
December 2013 PMCID: PMC4162513

Pyomyositis in Nodding Syndrome (NS) patient - a case report

Authors: 
David Lagoro Kitara, Amos Deogratius Mwaka, Henry R Wabinga, Paul Okot Bwangamoi.
Journal : 
The Pan African Medical Journal
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
October 23, 2013 PMCID: PMC3976663

Clinical Predictors and Accuracy of Empiric Tuberculosis Treatment among Sputum Smear-Negative HIV-infected Adult TB Suspects in Uganda

Authors: 
Nakiyingi L, Bwanika JM, Kirenga B, Nakanjako D, Katabira C, G Lubega, J Sempa, B Nyesiga, H. Albert, YC Manabe
Journal : 
PLoS ONE
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
September 6, 2013 PMCID: PMC3765314

Overnight soaking or boiling of "Matooke" to reduce potassium content for patients with chronic kidney disease: does it really work?

Authors: 
Asiimwe, J; Sembajwe, L F; Senoga, A; Bakiika, E; Muwonge, H; Kalyesubula, R
Journal : 
African Health Sciences
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
September 2013 PMCID: PMC3824419

Investing in community-based education to improve the quality, quantity, and retention of physicians in three African countries

Authors: 
Talib ZM, Baingana RK, Sagay AS, Van Schalkwyk SC, Mehtsun S, Kiguli-Malwadde E.
Journal : 
Education for Health
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
May-August 2013 PMCID: PMC4156792

Diagnosis of alcohol misuse and alcoholic liver disease among patients in the medical emergency admission service of a large urban hospital in Sub-Saharan Africa; a cross sectional study

Authors: 
Kagimu, Magid; Lee, William Martens
Journal : 
The Pan African Medical Journal
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
May 13, 2013 PMCID: PMC3758849

A missed diagnosis or a masquerading disease: back to the basics

Authors: 
Lalitha, Rejani; Opio, Christopher Kenneth
Journal : 
The Pan African Medical Journal
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
May 21, 2013 PMCID: PMC3758842

Knowledge, Perceptions and Acceptability to Strengthening Adolescents' Sexual and Reproductive Health Education amongst Secondary Schools in Gulu District

Authors: 
Herman L, Ovuga E, Mshilla M, Ojara S, Kimbugwe G, Adrawa AP, Mahuro N.
Journal : 
World Academy of Science Engineering and Technology
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
July 25, 2013 PMCID: PMC3991165

Trends in HIV counseling and testing uptake among married individuals in Rakai, Uganda

Authors: 
Matovu, Joseph K; Denison, Julie; Wanyenze, Rhoda K; Ssekasanvu, Joseph; Makumbi, Fredrick; Ovuga, Emilio; McGrath, Nuala; Serwadda, David
Journal : 
BMC Public Health
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
July 1, 2013 PMCID: PMC3702530

Chronic khat (Catha edulis) and alcohol marginally alter complete blood counts, clinical chemistry, and testosterone in male rats

Authors: 
Alele, Paul E; Ajayi, Abayomi M; Imanirampa, Lawrence
Journal : 
Journal of experimental pharmacology
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
June 24, 2013 PMCID: PMC3858587

Timing and reasons for coming late for the first antenatal care visit by pregnant women at Mulago hospital, Kampala, Uganda

Authors: 
Ivan Kisuule, Dan K Kaye, Florence Najjuka, Stephen K Ssematimba, Anita Arinda, Gloria Nakitende and Lawrence Oti
Journal : 
BMC Pregnancy & Childbirth
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
May 25, 2013 PMCID: PMC3665546

How Reliable Are Hematological Parameters in Predicting Uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum Malaria in an Endemic Region?

Authors: 
Haruna Muwonge, Sharif Kikomeko, Larry Fred Sembajjwe, Abdul Seguya, Christine Namugwanya
Journal : 
ISRN Tropical Medicine
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
May 16, 2013 PMCID: PMC4181384

Prevalence and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Patterns of Bacteria from Milkmen and Cows with Clinical Mastitis in and around Kampala, Uganda

Authors: 
David Patrick Kateete, Usuf Kabugo, Hannington Baluku, Luke Nyakarahuka, Samuel Kyobe, Moses Okee, Christine Florence Najjuka, Moses Lutaakome Joloba
Journal : 
PLoS ONE
Publication Date/Pmcid: 
May 7, 2013 PMCID: PMC3646745
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