Stella Alamo

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Strategies for optimizing clinic efficiency in a community-based antiretroviral treatment programme in Uganda
    Stella T Alamo
    Medical Department, Reach Out Mbuya HIV AIDS Initiative, P O Box 7303, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS Behav 17:274-83. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Return to normal life after AIDS as a reason for lost to follow-up in a community-based antiretroviral treatment program
    Stella T Alamo
    Medical Department, Reach Out Mbuya Parish HIV AIDS Initiative, Kampala, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:e36-45. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Socioeconomic support reduces nonretention in a comprehensive, community-based antiretroviral therapy program in Uganda
    Stella Talisuna-Alamo
    Medical Department, Reach Out Mbuya HIV AIDS Initiative, Kampala, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 59:e52-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Electronic medical records and same day patient tracing improves clinic efficiency and adherence to appointments in a community based HIV/AIDS care program, in Uganda
    Stella T Alamo
    Medical Department, Reach Out Mbuya HIV AIDS Initiative, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS Behav 16:368-74. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Task-shifting to community health workers: evaluation of the performance of a peer-led model in an antiretroviral program in Uganda
    Stella Alamo
    1 Executive Directors Office, Reach Out Mbuya Parish HIV AIDS Initiative, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:101-7. 2012
  6. pmc Evaluation of the efficiency of patient flow at three HIV clinics in Uganda
    Rhoda K Wanyenze
    Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:441-6. 2010
  7. pmc Client and provider perspectives of the efficiency and quality of care in the context of rapid scale-up of antiretroviral therapy
    Gideon Amanyire
    Makerere University Faculty of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:719-27. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Strategies for optimizing clinic efficiency in a community-based antiretroviral treatment programme in Uganda
    Stella T Alamo
    Medical Department, Reach Out Mbuya HIV AIDS Initiative, P O Box 7303, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS Behav 17:274-83. 2013
    ..Improved patient flow, patient and provider satisfaction and reduced waiting times allowed for service delivery to more patients using the same staff following the implementation of triage...
  2. doi request reprint Return to normal life after AIDS as a reason for lost to follow-up in a community-based antiretroviral treatment program
    Stella T Alamo
    Medical Department, Reach Out Mbuya Parish HIV AIDS Initiative, Kampala, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:e36-45. 2012
    ..To understand reasons for lost-to-follow-up (LTFU) from a community-based antiretroviral therapy program in Uganda...
  3. doi request reprint Socioeconomic support reduces nonretention in a comprehensive, community-based antiretroviral therapy program in Uganda
    Stella Talisuna-Alamo
    Medical Department, Reach Out Mbuya HIV AIDS Initiative, Kampala, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 59:e52-9. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Electronic medical records and same day patient tracing improves clinic efficiency and adherence to appointments in a community based HIV/AIDS care program, in Uganda
    Stella T Alamo
    Medical Department, Reach Out Mbuya HIV AIDS Initiative, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS Behav 16:368-74. 2012
    ..8% The total median waiting time to see providers significantly decreased from 291 to 94 min. Our findings suggest that EMR and same day patient tracing can significantly reduce missed appointments, and LTFU and improve clinic efficiency...
  5. doi request reprint Task-shifting to community health workers: evaluation of the performance of a peer-led model in an antiretroviral program in Uganda
    Stella Alamo
    1 Executive Directors Office, Reach Out Mbuya Parish HIV AIDS Initiative, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:101-7. 2012
    ..The Reach-Out CHW model is labor-intensive. Triaged home visits could improve performance and allow CATTS time to focus on patients requiring more intensive follow-up...
  6. pmc Evaluation of the efficiency of patient flow at three HIV clinics in Uganda
    Rhoda K Wanyenze
    Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:441-6. 2010
    ..Task-shifting may not be efficient in terms of time. More-effective triage and longer visit intervals could improve patient flow and capacity for cost-effective scale-up...
  7. pmc Client and provider perspectives of the efficiency and quality of care in the context of rapid scale-up of antiretroviral therapy
    Gideon Amanyire
    Makerere University Faculty of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:719-27. 2010
    ..These findings highlight the need to address clinic efficiency as well as support for providers in the context of rapid scale-up...