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2017

  1. Amone-P'Olak and Ovuga E The influence of types of war experiences on conduct problems in war-affected youth in Northern Ugandan: Findings from the WAYS study. Psychiatry Res 2017 Feb 3; 251:14-19 doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2017.01.092. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2017.01.092
  2. Amone-P Olak K, Boitumelo, V. & Mberengwa, D.S. (2017, Oct 10). Cognitive emotion regulation strategies and mental health problems in war-affected youth in Northern Uganda: findings from the WAYS study. Journal of Mental Health,Advance online publication. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09638237.2017.1385745
  3. *Ronald Kiguba, Charles Karamagi, Sheila M Bird Incidence, risk factors and risk prediction of hospital-acquired suspected adverse drug reactions: a prospective cohort of Ugandan inpatients  BMJ Open. 2017; 7(1): e010568. Published online 2017 Jan 20. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010568 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5253535/
  4. Amone-P’Olak, K., Elklit, A., & Dokkedahl, S. B. (2017, July 31). PTSD, Mental Illness, and Care Among Survivors of Sexual Violence in Northern Uganda: Findings From the WAYS Study. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy. Advance online publication. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/tra0000295
  5. Rujeni N, Morona D, Ruberanziza E, Mazigo H Schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis in Rwanda: an update on their epidemiology and control Infect Dis Poverty. 2017; 6: 8. Published online 2017 Mar 1. doi: 10.1186/s40249-016-0212-z https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5331630/?report=classic
  6. Amone-P’Olak, K., Dokkedahl, S. B., & Elklit, A. (2017). Post-traumatic Stress Disorder among child perpetrators and victims of violence from the Northern Uganda civil war: Findings from the WAYS study. Journal of Psychology in Africa, 27(3), 235-242. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14330237.2017.1321849.
  7. Bwogi J, Jere KC, Karamagi C, Byarugaba DK, Namuwulya P, Baliraine FN, Desselberger U, Iturriza-Gomara M. Whole genome analysis of selected human and animal rotaviruses identified in Uganda from 2012 to 2014 reveals complex genome reassortment events between human, bovine, caprine and porcine strains. PLoS One. 2017 Jun 22;12(6):e0178855. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0178855. eCollection 2017.  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28640820

2016

  1. *Josephine Bwogi, Samuel Malamba, Brian Kigozi, Prossy Namuwulya, Phionah Tushabe, Sarah Kiguli, Denis Karuhize Byarugaba, Ulrich Desselberger, Miren Iturriza-Gomara, Charles Karamagi. The epidemiology of rotavirus disease in under-five-year-old children hospitalized with acute diarrhea in central Uganda, 2012-2013. Archives of Virology (), 1-5. DOI 10.1007/s00705-015-2742-2. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00705-015-2742-2.
  2. *Mwaka AD, Garimoi CO, Were EM, Roland M, Wabinga H, Lyratzopoulos G Social, demographic and healthcare factors associated with stage at diagnosis of cervical cancer: cross-sectional study in a tertiary hospital in Northern Uganda.BMJ Open. 2016 Jan 21;6(1):e007690. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-007690. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26801459
    PMID: 26801459
  3. *Amone-P'Olak K, Lekhutlile TM, Ovuga E, Abbott RA, Meiser-Stedman R, Stewart DG, Jones PB Sexual violence and general functioning among formerly abducted girls in Northern Uganda: the mediating roles of stigma and community relations--the WAYS study.BMC Public Health. 2016 Jan 22;16:64. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-2735-https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4722696/ PMID: 26801899
  4. *Kiguba R, Ononge S, Karamagi C, Bird SMHerbal medicine use and linked suspected adverse drug reactions in a prospective cohort of Ugandan inpatients.BMC Complement Altern Med. 2016 May 26;16:145. doi: 10.1186/s12906-016-1125-x. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/ PMC4881043/PMID: 27229463
  5. *Kiguba R, Karamagi C, Bird SM.Extensive antibiotic prescription rate among hospitalized patients in Uganda: but with frequent missed-dose days.J Antimicrob Chemother. 2016 Jun;71(6):1697-706. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkw025. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4867101/ : 269457122015
  6. *Mwaka AD, Orach CG, Were EM, Lyratzopoulos G, Wabinga H, Roland MAwareness of cervical cancer risk factors and symptoms: cross-sectional community survey in post-conflict northern Uganda.Health Expect. 2016 Aug;19(4):854-67. doi: 10.1111/hex.12382. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/ PMC4957614/ PMID: 2620547
  7. Galukande M, Wabinga H, Mirembe F, Karamagi C, Asea A. Breast Cancer Risk Factors among Ugandan Women at a Tertiary Hospital: A Case-Control Study. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4948678/ (6):356-62. doi: 10.1159/000445379.

2015

  1. *Allen Kabagenyi, Alice Reid, Gideon Rutaremwa, Lynn M. Atuyambe and James P. M. Ntozi. Has Uganda experienced any stalled fertility transitions? Reflecting on the last four decades (1973–2011) Fertility Research and Practice 2015, 1:14 doi:10.1186/s40738-015-0006-1. http://www.fertilityresearchandpractice.com/content/1/1/14
  2. *Mwaka, A. D., Orach, C. G., Were, E. M., Lyratzopoulos, G., Wabinga, H., & Roland, M. (2015). Awareness of cervical cancer risk factors and symptoms: cross‐sectional community survey in post‐conflict northern Uganda. Health Expectations. doi: 10.1111/hex.12382
  3. *Mwaka AD, Okello ES, Wabinga H, Walter FMSymptomatic presentation with cervical cancer in Uganda: a qualitative study assessing the pathways to diagnosis in a low-income country BMC Womens Health. 2015;15:15. doi: 10.1186/s12905-015-0167-4. Epub 2015 Feb 18. PMID: 25783641 .http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4337099/
  4. Rutaremwa G, Kabagenyi A, Wandera SO, Jhamba T, Akiror E, Nviiri HL. BMC Public Health. 2015 Mar 18;15:262. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1611-y.
    Predictors of modern contraceptive use during the postpartum period among women in Uganda: a population-based cross sectional study.https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4372233/ Ref: 25885372 
  5. Wandera SO, Kwagala B, Ndugga P, Kabagenyi A. BMC Public Health. 2015 Mar 4;15:214. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1564-1.
    Partners' controlling behaviors and intimate partner sexual violence among married women in Uganda.https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4350635/ : 25884572 
  6. Odongo J, Makumbi T, Kalungi S, Galukande M. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Sep 22;8:467. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1438-8.
    Patient delay factors in women presenting with breast cancer in a low income country. Ref 26395344
  7. Galukande M, Wabinga H, Mirembe F.World J Surg Oncol. 2015 Jul 19;13:220. doi: 10.1186/s12957-015-0632-4.
    Breast cancer survival experiences at a tertiary hospital in sub-Saharan Africa: a cohort study. Re:26187151
  8. Ruganuza DM, Mazigo HD, Waihenya R, Morona D, Mkoji GM. Parasit Vectors. 2015 Jul 16;8:377. doi: 10.1186/s13071-015-0997-9Schistosoma mansoni among pre-school children in Musozi village, Ukerewe Island, North-Western-Tanzania: prevalence and associated risk factors. Ref:26178484
  9. *Humphrey D Mazigo, David W Dunne, Domenica Morona, Therese E Lutufyo, Safari M Kinung’hi, Geofrey Kaatano, Fred Nuwaha Periportal fibrosis, liver and spleen sizes among S. mansoni mono or co-infected individuals with human immunodeficiency virus-1 in fishing villages along Lake Victoria shores, North-Western, Tanzania Parasit Vectors. 2015; 8: 260. Published online 2015 May 7. doi: 10.1186/s13071-015-0876-4
    PMCID: PMC4424565
  10. Kiguba R, Waako P, Ndagije HB, Karamagi C. Drugs Real World Outcomes. 2015 Sep 1;2(3):273-287. Medication Error Disclosure and Attitudes to Reporting by Healthcare Professionals in a Sub-Saharan African Setting: A Survey in Uganda.  Ref 26594614.
  11. *Ronald Kiguba, Charles Karamagi, Paul Waako, Helen B. Ndagije, Sheila M. Bird Rare, Serious, and Comprehensively Described Suspected Adverse Drug Reactions Reported by Surveyed Healthcare Professionals in Uganda PLoS One. 2015; 10(4): e0123974. Published online 2015 April 23. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0123974
    PMCID: PMC4408100
  12. *Amone-P'Olak K, Lekhutlile TM, Ovuga E, Abbott RA, Meiser-Stedman R, Stewart DG, Jones PBThe effects of sexual violence on psychosocial outcomes in formerly abducted girls in Northern Uganda: the WAYS study.BMC Psychol. 2015 Dec 22;3:46. doi: 10.1186/s40359-015-0103-2.https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4689002/ : 26694601
  13. Amone-P Olak K, Otim BN, Opio G, Ovuga E, Ovuga E, Meiser-Stedman R. War experiences and psychotic symptoms among former child soldiers in Northern Uganda: the mediating role of post-war hardships – the WAYS Study. South African Journal of Psychology 2015, 45(2) 155 –167. DOI: 10.1177/0081246314556567.

2014

  1. *Wachira, S. W., Omar, S., Jacob, J. W., Wahome, M., Alborn, H. T., Spring, D. R., ... & Torto, B. (2014). Toxicity of six plant extracts and two pyridone alkaloids from Ricinus communis against the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Parasites Vectors, 7, 312-320.
  2. Mwaka A.D., Okello E.S. & Orach C.G. (2014) Barriers to biomedical care and use of traditional medicines for treatment of cervical cancer: an exploratory qualitative study in northern Uganda. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2014 Jun 13. doi: 10.1111/ecc.12211
  3. Amos Deogratius Mwaka, Elialilia Sarikiaeli Okello, Juliet Kiguli and Elizeus Rutebemberwa. Understanding cervical cancer: an exploration of lay perceptions, beliefs and knowledge about cervical cancer among the Acholi in northern Uganda BMC Women's Health 2014, 14:84
  4. *Kiguba R, Karamagi C, Waako P, Ndagije HB, Bird SM Recognition and reporting of suspected adverse drug reactions by surveyed healthcare professionals in Uganda: key determinants. BMJ Open. 2014 Nov 24;4(11):e005869. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005869
  5. *Mazigo HD, Dunne DW, Wilson S, Kinung’hi SM, Pinot de Moira A, Jones FM, Morona D, Nuwaha F: Co-infection with Schistosoma mansoni and HIV-1 among residents of fishing villages of North-western Tanzania. Parasites and Vectors (MS-14-000301 Dec 2014.
  6. *Mazigo HD, Dunne DW, Kinung’hi SM, Nuwaha F: Praziquantel efficacy against Schistosoma mansoni among HIV-1 infected and un-infected adult individuals in fishing villages along the Lake Victoria shores, north-western Tanzania. Infectious Diseases of Poverty Dec 2014
  7. *Amone-P’Olak, K Jan Stochl, Peter B Jones, Richard Meiser-Stedman, Tim J Croudace, Emilio Ovuga, The influence of different types of war experiences on depression and anxiety in a Ugandan Cohort of War-affected Youth: The WAYS Study, Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, (Journal article) Nov 2014
  8. *Amone-P’Olak, K, Peter Jones, Richard Meiser-Steadman, Rosemary Abbott; Paul Stephen Ayella-Ataro, Jackson Amone, Emilio Ovuga, War experiences, General Functioning, and Barriers to Care among War-affected Population in northern Uganda: The WAYS Study J Public Health (Oxf). 2014 Dec; 36(4): 568–576.
    Published online 2014 Jan 9. doi: 10.1093/pubmed/fdt126
  9. Amone-P Olak K, Otim BN, Opio G, Ovuga E, Meiser-Stedman R. War experiences and psychotic symptoms among former child soldiers in Northern Uganda: the mediating role of post-war hardships – the WAYS Study. South African Journal of Psychology, Published Online first: [24 Oct 2014]. DOI:10.1177/0081246314556567 10.
  10. *Amone-P Olak K, Lekhutlile T, Meiser-Stedman R, Ovuga E. Mediators of the relation between war experiences and suicidal ideation among former child soldiers in Northern Uganda: the WAYS study. BMC Psychiatry. 2014 Sep 24;14 DOI:10.1186/s12888-014-0271-2
  11. *Amone-P'Olak K, Stochl J, Ovuga E, Abbott R, Meiser-Stedman R, Croudace TJ, Jones PB Postwar environment and long-term mental health problems in former child soldiers in Northern Uganda: the WAYS study. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2014 May;68(5):425-30. doi: 10.1136/jech-2013-203042.http://jech.bmj.com/content/68/5/425.long PMID: 24391205
  12. *Walter FMMwaka AD, Neal RD. Achieving earlier diagnosis of symptomatic cervical cancer. Br J Gen Pract. 2014 Oct;64(627):495-6. doi: 10.3399/bjgp14X681649
  13. *Kabagenyi Allen, Jennings Larissa, Reid Alice, Nalwadda Gorette, Ntozi James, Atuyambe Lynn. Barriers to male involvement in contraceptive uptake and reproductive health services: a qualitative study of men and women's perceptions in two rural districts in Uganda. Reproductive Health Reproductive Health 2014, 11:21 doi:10.1186/1742-4755-11-21
  14. Kabagenyi A, Ndugga P, Wandera SO, Kwagala B. Modern contraceptive use among sexually active men in Uganda: does discussion with a health worker matter? BMC Public Health. 2014 Mar 28;14:286. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-286.
  15. Jimmy Ronald Andi, Robert Wamala, Bruon Ocaya, Allen Kabagenyi, Modern contraceptive use among women in Uganda: An analysis of trend and patterns (1995-2011) Etude Popul Afr. 2014 Jul; 28(2): 1009–1021. doi: 10.11564/28-0-553
  16. Namuwulya P, Abernathy E, Bukenya H, Bwogi J, Tushabe P, Birungi M, Seguya R, Kabaliisa T, Alibu VP, Kayondo JK, Rivailler P, Icenogle J, Bakamutumaho B. Phylogenetic analysis of rubella viruses identified in Uganda, 2003-2012J Med Virol. 2014 Dec;86(12):2107-13. doi: 10.1002/jmv.23935. Epub 2014 Apr
  17. Galukande M, Wabinga H, Mirembe F, Karamagi C, Asea A. Molecular breast cancer subtypes prevalence in an indigenous Sub Saharan African population. The Pan African Medical Journal 2014; 17:249 doi: 10.11604/pamj.2014.17.249.330. eCollection 2014.
  18. Galukande M, Wabinga H, Mirembe F, Karamagi C. Patient Delay in accessing Breast Cancer Care in a sub Saharan African country: Uganda. British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research 2014; 4(13):2599-2610
    doi: 10.9734/BJMMR/2014/7293#sthash.PglzE4b6.dpuf
  19. Jimmy O, Kisembo H, Bugeza S, Galukande M. Breast cancer detection using sonography in women with mammographically dense breasts. BMC Med Imaging. 2014 Dec 30;14(1):24 doi:10.1186/s12880-014-0041-0
  20. Makumbi T, Galukande M, Gakwaya A. Mastalgia: prevalence at a sub-saharan african tertiary hospital Pain Res Treat. 2014;2014:972726. doi: 10.1155/2014/972726. Epub 2014 Sep 30.
  21. Rukundo G, Galukande M, Ongom P, Fualal JO. Red blood cell folate as a risk factor for breast cancer among patients at a tertiary hospital in Uganda: a case control study. World J Surg Oncol. 2014 Aug 18;12:260. doi: 10.1186/1477-7819-12-260
  22. Mugono M, Konje E, Kuhn S, Mpogoro FJ, Morona D, Mazigo HD.Intestinal schistosomiasis and geohelminths of Ukara Island, North-Western Tanzania: prevalence, intensity of infection and associated risk factors among school children. Parasit Vectors. 2014 Dec 23;7:612..https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC429738610.1186/s13071-014-0612-5. Ref25533267.
  23. Mwaka A,  Okello E,t Kigali J, Rutebemberwa E Understanding cervical cancer: an exploration of lay perceptions, beliefs and knowledge about cervical cancer among the Acholi in northern Uganda BMC Womens Health. 2014; 14: 84. Published online 2014 Jul 15. doi: 10.1186/1472-6874-14-84 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4114129/
  24. Chofle  A, Jaka H, Koy M, Smart L,  Kabangila R,  Ewings F, Mazigo H, Johnson W,Fitzgerald D,  Peck  R,  Downs J Oesophageal varices, schistosomiasis, and mortality among patients admitted with haematemesis in Mwanza, Tanzania: a prospective cohort study BMC Infect Dis. 2014; 14: 303. Published online 2014 Jun 3. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-303  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4065539/?report=classic

Archived THRiVE Publications (2013- 2011)