P Bangirana

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Publications

  1. pmc The association between cognition and academic performance in Ugandan children surviving malaria with neurological involvement
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 8:e55653. 2013
  2. pmc Malaria with neurological involvement in Ugandan children: effect on cognitive ability, academic achievement and behaviour
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    Malar J 10:334. 2011
  3. pmc Cognition, behaviour and academic skills after cognitive rehabilitation in Ugandan children surviving severe malaria: a randomised trial
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Neurol 11:96. 2011
  4. pmc A preliminary examination of the construct validity of the KABC-II in Ugandan children with a history of cerebral malaria
    P Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 9:186-92. 2009
  5. pmc Reliability of the Luganda version of the Child Behaviour Checklist in measuring behavioural problems after cerebral malaria
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health 3:38. 2009
  6. pmc Socioeconomic predictors of cognition in Ugandan children: implications for community interventions
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 4:e7898. 2009
  7. pmc Immediate neuropsychological and behavioral benefits of computerized cognitive rehabilitation in Ugandan pediatric cerebral malaria survivors
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 30:310-8. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation for cognitive impairments after cerebral malaria in African children: strategies and limitations
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Mental Health and Community Psychology, Makerere University Institute of Psychology, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1341-9. 2006
  9. pmc Inpatient mortality in children with clinically diagnosed malaria as compared with microscopically confirmed malaria
    Robert O Opoka
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Mulago Hospital Makerere University Medical School, Kampala, Uganda
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:319-24. 2008
  10. pmc Cerebral malaria in children is associated with long-term cognitive impairment
    Chandy C John
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e92-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc The association between cognition and academic performance in Ugandan children surviving malaria with neurological involvement
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 8:e55653. 2013
    ..This study's objective was to identify which cognitive abilities are associated with academic performance in children after malaria with neurological involvement...
  2. pmc Malaria with neurological involvement in Ugandan children: effect on cognitive ability, academic achievement and behaviour
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    Malar J 10:334. 2011
    ..This study investigated the effect of malaria with neurological involvement on cognitive ability, behaviour and academic achievement...
  3. pmc Cognition, behaviour and academic skills after cognitive rehabilitation in Ugandan children surviving severe malaria: a randomised trial
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Neurol 11:96. 2011
    ..We designed a study in which children who had suffered from severe malaria three months earlier were enrolled into a cognitive intervention program and assessed for the immediate benefit in cognitive, academic and behavioral outcomes...
  4. pmc A preliminary examination of the construct validity of the KABC-II in Ugandan children with a history of cerebral malaria
    P Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 9:186-92. 2009
    ..However most psychological tests developed in the West have not been validated in this region making it impossible to know whether they measure what they were intended to in African children...
  5. pmc Reliability of the Luganda version of the Child Behaviour Checklist in measuring behavioural problems after cerebral malaria
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health 3:38. 2009
    ..Depressive and thought problems are likely behavioural outcomes of cerebral malaria in children. Further work in children with psychiatric diagnoses is required to test its validity in a clinical setting...
  6. pmc Socioeconomic predictors of cognition in Ugandan children: implications for community interventions
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 4:e7898. 2009
    ..Identification of key variables predicting cognition is necessary to guide these interventions. This study was conducted to identify these variables in Ugandan children and guide such interventions...
  7. pmc Immediate neuropsychological and behavioral benefits of computerized cognitive rehabilitation in Ugandan pediatric cerebral malaria survivors
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 30:310-8. 2009
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  8. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation for cognitive impairments after cerebral malaria in African children: strategies and limitations
    Paul Bangirana
    Department of Mental Health and Community Psychology, Makerere University Institute of Psychology, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1341-9. 2006
    ..The limitations of implementing these interventions and solutions are discussed in light of the limited human resources and infrastructure of the developing countries that are malaria endemic...
  9. pmc Inpatient mortality in children with clinically diagnosed malaria as compared with microscopically confirmed malaria
    Robert O Opoka
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Mulago Hospital Makerere University Medical School, Kampala, Uganda
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:319-24. 2008
    ..Differences in mortality in children who are tested by microscopy for Plasmodium falciparum infection as compared with those not tested are not well characterized...
  10. pmc Cerebral malaria in children is associated with long-term cognitive impairment
    Chandy C John
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e92-9. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to determine the long-term effects of cerebral malaria on the cognitive function of these children...
  11. pmc Cognitive impairment after cerebral malaria in children: a prospective study
    Michael J Boivin
    International Neurologic and Psychiatric Epidemiology Program, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e360-6. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to assess prospectively the frequency of cognitive deficits in children with cerebral malaria...