Alemayehu Amberbir

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of Helicobacter pylori, geohelminth infection and selected commensal bacteria on the risk of allergic disease and sensitization in 3-year-old Ethiopian children
    A Amberbir
    School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Clin Exp Allergy 41:1422-30. 2011
  2. pmc The role of acetaminophen and geohelminth infection on the incidence of wheeze and eczema: a longitudinal birth-cohort study
    Alemayehu Amberbir
    School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 80596, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:165-70. 2011
  3. pmc Frequent use of paracetamol and risk of allergic disease among women in an Ethiopian population
    Alemayehu Amberbir
    School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 6:e22551. 2011
  4. pmc Predictors of adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected persons: a prospective study in Southwest Ethiopia
    Alemayehu Amberbir
    Butajira Birth Cohort Study, School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 80596, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 8:265. 2008
  5. pmc Disclosure experience and associated factors among HIV positive men and women clinical service users in Southwest Ethiopia
    Kebede Deribe
    Fayyaa Integrated Development Association NCMI, PEPFAR New Partners Initiative, P, O, Box 5035, Jimma, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 8:81. 2008
  6. pmc Prevalence and risk factors for soil-transmitted helminth infection in mothers and their infants in Butajira, Ethiopia: a population based study
    Yeshambel Belyhun
    Aklilu Lemma Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 10:21. 2010
  7. pmc Adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy and its correlates among HIV infected pediatric patients in Ethiopia
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Fayyaa Integrated Development Association NCMI, PEPFAR New Partners Initiative, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Pediatr 8:53. 2008
  8. pmc The road to maternal death in rural southwest ethiopia
    Kebede Deribe
    FIDO Ethiopia, P O Box 1876 1250, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, E mail
    Ethiop J Health Sci 20:71-4. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Knowledge and attitudes of caregivers of HIV-infected children toward antiretroviral treatment in Ethiopia
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Jimma University, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Patient Educ Couns 85:e89-94. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Effects of Helicobacter pylori, geohelminth infection and selected commensal bacteria on the risk of allergic disease and sensitization in 3-year-old Ethiopian children
    A Amberbir
    School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Clin Exp Allergy 41:1422-30. 2011
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  2. pmc The role of acetaminophen and geohelminth infection on the incidence of wheeze and eczema: a longitudinal birth-cohort study
    Alemayehu Amberbir
    School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 80596, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:165-70. 2011
    ..Acetaminophen has been hypothesized to increase the risk of asthma and allergic disease, and geohelminth infection to reduce the risk, but evidence from longitudinal cohort studies is lacking...
  3. pmc Frequent use of paracetamol and risk of allergic disease among women in an Ethiopian population
    Alemayehu Amberbir
    School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 6:e22551. 2011
    ..However, in studies based in developed countries, the possibility that paracetamol and asthma are associated through aspirin avoidance is difficult to exclude...
  4. pmc Predictors of adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected persons: a prospective study in Southwest Ethiopia
    Alemayehu Amberbir
    Butajira Birth Cohort Study, School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 80596, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 8:265. 2008
    ..The present study was undertaken to investigate the rate and predictors of adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected persons in southwest Ethiopia...
  5. pmc Disclosure experience and associated factors among HIV positive men and women clinical service users in Southwest Ethiopia
    Kebede Deribe
    Fayyaa Integrated Development Association NCMI, PEPFAR New Partners Initiative, P, O, Box 5035, Jimma, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 8:81. 2008
    ..The present study was undertaken to determine the rate, outcomes and factors associated with HIV positive status disclosure in Southwest Ethiopia among HIV positive service users...
  6. pmc Prevalence and risk factors for soil-transmitted helminth infection in mothers and their infants in Butajira, Ethiopia: a population based study
    Yeshambel Belyhun
    Aklilu Lemma Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 10:21. 2010
    ..We therefore investigated the prevalence of and risk factors for STH infection in mothers and their one year-old children living in Butajira town and surrounding rural areas in southern Ethiopia...
  7. pmc Adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy and its correlates among HIV infected pediatric patients in Ethiopia
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Fayyaa Integrated Development Association NCMI, PEPFAR New Partners Initiative, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Pediatr 8:53. 2008
    ..This study determines the rates and factors associated with adherence to Antiretroviral (ARV) Drug therapy in HIV-infected children who were receiving Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in 2008...
  8. pmc The road to maternal death in rural southwest ethiopia
    Kebede Deribe
    FIDO Ethiopia, P O Box 1876 1250, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, E mail
    Ethiop J Health Sci 20:71-4. 2010
    ..The result highlighted the need to improving primary health care, to strengthen referral system and community education...
  9. doi request reprint Knowledge and attitudes of caregivers of HIV-infected children toward antiretroviral treatment in Ethiopia
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Jimma University, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Patient Educ Couns 85:e89-94. 2011
    ..To determine the knowledge and attitude of caregivers of HIV-infected children taking antiretroviral therapy (ART) in Ethiopia...