R M Adanu

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Migration and women's health
    Richard M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 106:179-81. 2009
  2. pmc Optimism/pessimism and health-related quality of life during pregnancy across three continents: a matched cohort study in China, Ghana, and the United States
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:39. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted infections and health seeking behaviour among Ghanaian women in Accra
    Richard M K Adanu
    Department of O and G, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Afr J Reprod Health 12:151-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Vaginal birth after cesarean delivery in the West African setting
    R M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 98:227-31. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in menarcheal age among Ghanaian women in Accra
    R M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:550-4. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive use by women in Accra, Ghana: results from the 2003 Accra Women's Health Survey
    Richard M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Afr J Reprod Health 13:123-33. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint The physical finding of stress urinary incontinence among African women in Ghana
    Richard M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ghana Medical School, P O Box GP4236, Accra, Ghana
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 17:581-5. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Profile of women with abortion complications in Ghana
    R M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra
    Trop Doct 35:139-42. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The health of adult women in Accra, Ghana: Self-reporting and objective assessments 2008-2009
    R Darko
    Department of Surgery, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Ghana Med J 46:50-7. 2012
  10. pmc The health of adult women in Accra, Ghana: self-reporting and objective assessments 2008-2009
    R Darko
    Department of Surgery, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Ghana Med J 46:50-7. 2012

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Migration and women's health
    Richard M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 106:179-81. 2009
    ..To improve the health of female migrants it is important to develop and implement policies that recognize and insist on the respect of the rights of migrants...
  2. pmc Optimism/pessimism and health-related quality of life during pregnancy across three continents: a matched cohort study in China, Ghana, and the United States
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Global REACH, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:39. 2009
    ..Little is known about how optimism/pessimism and health-related quality of life compare across cultures...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted infections and health seeking behaviour among Ghanaian women in Accra
    Richard M K Adanu
    Department of O and G, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Afr J Reprod Health 12:151-8. 2008
    ..Income level on its own did not affect health seeking behavior. Wealth index is the most significant determinant of a woman having STI symptoms and seeking care in Accra...
  4. ncbi request reprint Vaginal birth after cesarean delivery in the West African setting
    R M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 98:227-31. 2007
    ..To determine the fetal weight beyond which women with one previous cesarean delivery (CD) are most likely to have a repeat CD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in menarcheal age among Ghanaian women in Accra
    R M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:550-4. 2006
    ..Multiple linear regression showed a significant decline of 0.2 years per decade in the mean age at menarche among Ghanaian women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive use by women in Accra, Ghana: results from the 2003 Accra Women's Health Survey
    Richard M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Afr J Reprod Health 13:123-33. 2009
    ..Education about family planning and the effects of having large families should be integrated into the school curriculum. Ghanaian health workers need to be active in promoting the use of modern contraceptive methods...
  7. ncbi request reprint The physical finding of stress urinary incontinence among African women in Ghana
    Richard M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ghana Medical School, P O Box GP4236, Accra, Ghana
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 17:581-5. 2006
    ..2%) and (2) loss of urine on coughing (43.4%) in daily life. The physical sign of stress urinary incontinence could be present in up to 42% of Ghanaian women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Profile of women with abortion complications in Ghana
    R M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra
    Trop Doct 35:139-42. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The health of adult women in Accra, Ghana: Self-reporting and objective assessments 2008-2009
    R Darko
    Department of Surgery, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Ghana Med J 46:50-7. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc The health of adult women in Accra, Ghana: self-reporting and objective assessments 2008-2009
    R Darko
    Department of Surgery, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Ghana Med J 46:50-7. 2012
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Indications for gynecologic surgery and their implications for sexual function in menopausal women
    Joseph D Seffah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 103:203-6. 2008
    ..To determine the indications for gynecologic surgery and the effect of surgery on dyspareunia and sexual intercourse frequency in menopausal women in Accra, Ghana...
  12. ncbi request reprint Vulvar pain in women attending a general medical clinic in Accra, Ghana
    Richard M K Adanu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    J Reprod Med 50:130-4. 2005
    ..To determine the prevalence of vulvar pain and pain related to sexual intercourse among women attending a general medical clinic in Accra, Ghana...
  13. ncbi request reprint Results of the Women's Health Study of Accra: assessment of blood pressure in urban women
    Rosemary B Duda
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 01225, United States
    Int J Cardiol 117:115-22. 2007
    ..The Women's Health Study of Accra was conducted to determine the burden of illness in a representative sampling of adult urban women...
  14. ncbi request reprint HIV prevalence and risk factors in women of Accra, Gghana: results from the women's health study of Accra
    Rosemary B Duda
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:63-6. 2005
    ..A strong Ghanaian public health initiative to increase awareness of the risks of HIV and the link to STIs is critical at this time to prevent the further increase in HIV prevalence and the resultant HIV-associated illnesses...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sonographic findings in women with complications after hysterectomy
    J D Seffah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 100:160-2. 2008
    ..To study the role of abdominal ultrasound in the management of complications after emergency or elective hysterectomy...