Sibhatu Biadgilign

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Determinant and outcome of early diagnosis of HIV infection among HIV-exposed infants in southwest Ethiopia
    Gebremedhin Derebe
    Ethiopian Catholic Church, Health and HIV AIDS Department, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 7:309. 2014
  2. pmc Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Precancerous Cervical Cancer Lesions among HIV-Infected Women in Resource-Limited Settings
    Peter Memiah
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    AIDS Res Treat 2012:953743. 2012
  3. pmc Determinants of Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy among HIV-Infected Patients in Africa
    Ayalu A Reda
    Department of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Haramaya University, P O Box 1014, Harar, Ethiopia
    AIDS Res Treat 2012:574656. 2012
  4. pmc Determinants of ownership and utilization of insecticide-treated bed nets for malaria control in eastern ethiopia
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, P O Box 24414, Jimma, Ethiopia
    J Trop Med 2012:235015. 2012
  5. pmc Experience of stigma and discrimination and the implications for healthcare seeking behavior among people living with HIV/AIDS in resource-limited setting
    Taddese Alemu
    Addis Ababa University, Food Science and Nutrition Program
    SAHARA J 10:1-7. 2013
  6. pmc Treatment delay among pulmonary tuberculosis patients in pastoralist communities in Bale Zone, Southeast Ethiopia
    Awol Hussen
    Bale Zonal Health Department, Oromia Region, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 5:320. 2012
  7. pmc A population based survey in Ethiopia using questionnaire as proxy to estimate obstetric fistula prevalence: results from demographic and health survey
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Reprod Health 10:14. 2013
  8. pmc Home and community based care program assessment for people living with HIV/AIDS in Arba Minch, Southern Ethiopia
    Taddese Alemu Zerfu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Jimma University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Palliat Care 11:8. 2012
  9. pmc Factors associated with HIV/AIDS diagnostic disclosure to HIV infected children receiving HAART: a multi-center study in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 6:e17572. 2011
  10. 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

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  1. ncbi request reprint Determinant and outcome of early diagnosis of HIV infection among HIV-exposed infants in southwest Ethiopia
    Gebremedhin Derebe
    Ethiopian Catholic Church, Health and HIV AIDS Department, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 7:309. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to assess the determinant and outcome of early diagnosis of HIV infection among HIV-exposed infants in southwest Ethiopia...
  2. pmc Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Precancerous Cervical Cancer Lesions among HIV-Infected Women in Resource-Limited Settings
    Peter Memiah
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    AIDS Res Treat 2012:953743. 2012
    ..Prompt initiation of HAART through an early enrollment into care has an impact on reducing the prevalence and progression of cervical precancerous lesions...
  3. pmc Determinants of Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy among HIV-Infected Patients in Africa
    Ayalu A Reda
    Department of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Haramaya University, P O Box 1014, Harar, Ethiopia
    AIDS Res Treat 2012:574656. 2012
    ..Despite good adherence and program-related findings, antiretroviral treatment is challenged by a range of hierarchical and interrelated factors. There is substantial room for improvement of ART programs in sub-Sahara African countries...
  4. pmc Determinants of ownership and utilization of insecticide-treated bed nets for malaria control in eastern ethiopia
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, P O Box 24414, Jimma, Ethiopia
    J Trop Med 2012:235015. 2012
    ..Intensive health education and community mobilization effort should be employed to increase the possession and proper utilization of insecticide treated bed nets...
  5. pmc Experience of stigma and discrimination and the implications for healthcare seeking behavior among people living with HIV/AIDS in resource-limited setting
    Taddese Alemu
    Addis Ababa University, Food Science and Nutrition Program
    SAHARA J 10:1-7. 2013
    ..The objective of the study was to assess the experience of stigma and discrimination on the psychosocial and health care seeking behavior of people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) in Arba Minch, Ethiopia...
  6. pmc Treatment delay among pulmonary tuberculosis patients in pastoralist communities in Bale Zone, Southeast Ethiopia
    Awol Hussen
    Bale Zonal Health Department, Oromia Region, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 5:320. 2012
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  7. pmc A population based survey in Ethiopia using questionnaire as proxy to estimate obstetric fistula prevalence: results from demographic and health survey
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Reprod Health 10:14. 2013
    ..To our knowledge, only few studies have described the prevalence and factors associated with Obstetric Fistula in Ethiopia in population-based surveys...
  8. pmc Home and community based care program assessment for people living with HIV/AIDS in Arba Minch, Southern Ethiopia
    Taddese Alemu Zerfu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Jimma University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Palliat Care 11:8. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  9. pmc Factors associated with HIV/AIDS diagnostic disclosure to HIV infected children receiving HAART: a multi-center study in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 6:e17572. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to identify the proportion of children who have knowledge of their serostatus and factors associated with disclosure in HIV-infected children receiving HAART in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Barriers and facilitators to antiretroviral medication adherence among HIV-infected paediatric patients in Ethiopia: A qualitative study
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Ethiopian HIV AIDS ART Initiative to
    SAHARA J 6:148-54. 2009
    ..It suggests the provision of income-generating schemes to caregivers for assisting HIV-infected children. Health care providers should address proper usage of medication reminders...
  12. pmc Predictors of adherence to antiretroviral therapy among people living with HIV/AIDS in resource-limited setting of southwest ethiopia
    Ayele Tiyou
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Jimma University, Ethiopia
    AIDS Res Ther 7:39. 2010
    ..Little is known about the rate and predictors of adherence in Ethiopia. Therefore this study determines the magnitude and predictors of adherence to antiretroviral therapy among people living with HIV/AIDS in Southwest Ethiopia...
  13. 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...
  14. pmc The effect of household heads training on long-lasting insecticide-treated bed nets utilization: a cluster randomized controlled trial in Ethiopia
    Amare Deribew
    Department of Epidemiology, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Malar J 11:99. 2012
    ..A cluster-randomized trial on the effect of training of household heads on the use of LLITN was done in Ethiopia to fill this knowledge gap...
  15. pmc The effect of household heads training about the use of treated bed nets on the burden of malaria and anaemia in under-five children: a cluster randomized trial in Ethiopia
    Amare Deribew
    Department of Epidemiology, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Malar J 11:8. 2012
    ..However, barriers on the utilization of LLITN have hampered the desired outcomes. The aim of this study was to assess the effect of community empowerment on the burden of malaria and anaemia in under-five children in Ethiopia...
  16. pmc Food insecurity and associated factors among HIV-infected individuals receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy in Jimma zone Southwest Ethiopia
    Ayele Tiyou
    Jimma University, Public Health Faculty, P O Box 170998, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Nutr J 11:51. 2012
    ..Maintaining adequate food consumption and nutrient intake levels and meeting the special nutritional needs to cope up with the disease and the ART are critical for PLWHA to achieve the full benefit of such a treatment...
  17. pmc Determinants of cigarette smoking among school adolescents in eastern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
    Ayalu A Reda
    Department of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Haramaya University, Harar, Ethiopia
    Harm Reduct J 9:39. 2012
    ..Moreover, it is now a growing public health problem in the developing world...
  18. doi request reprint Provider-initiated HIV testing and counseling among tuberculosis patients in a hospital in the Oromia region of Ethiopia
    Damtew Yadeta
    Oromia Regional Health Bureau, Public Health Core Process, Jimma, Ethiopia
    J Infect Public Health 6:222-9. 2013
    ..Therefore, the objective of this study was to assess HIV counseling and testing among tuberculosis patients under routine care conditions in the Bishoftu hospital within the Oromia region of Ethiopia...
  19. doi request reprint Defaulters from antiretroviral treatment in Jimma University Specialized Hospital, Southwest Ethiopia
    Kebede Deribe
    Jimma University Faculty Of Public Health Department Of General Public Health, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Trop Med Int Health 13:328-33. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of and factors associated with defaulting from antiretroviral treatment (ART) in Jimma, Ethiopia...
  20. doi request reprint Predictors of breastfeeding cessation among HIV infected mothers in Southern Ethiopia: a survival analysis
    Demewoz Haile
    Department of Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences Madawalabu University, Bale Goba, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 9:e90067. 2014
    ..Therefore the objective of this study was to determine the predictors of breastfeeding cessation among HIV-infected women in Southern Ethiopia...
  21. pmc Magnitude and correlates of intimate partner violence against women and its outcome in Southwest Ethiopia
    Kebede Deribe
    Department of General Public Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 7:e36189. 2012
    ..Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) is a major public health problem with serious consequences. This study was conducted to assess the magnitude of IPV in Southwest Ethiopia in predominantly rural community...
  22. pmc Malaria and under-nutrition: a community based study among under-five children at risk of malaria, south-west Ethiopia
    Amare Deribew
    Department of Epidemiology, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 5:e10775. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the magnitude of under-nutrition and its correlation with malaria among under-five children in south-west Ethiopia...
  23. pmc Alcohol drinking patterns among high school students in Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
    Ayalu A Reda
    Department of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Haramaya University, PO Box 235 Harar, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 12:213. 2012
    ..There is paucity of data on alcohol use among high school students in Ethiopia. This study aimed to determine the prevalence and factors associated with alcohol use among high school students in Ethiopia..
  24. pmc Predictors of adherence to isoniazid preventive therapy among HIV positive adults in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Mesele Mindachew
    Department of General Public Health, College of Public Health and MedicalScience, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 11:916. 2011
    ..Isoniazide preventive therapy (IPT) is given to individuals with latent infection of tuberculosis (TB) to prevent the progression to active disease. One of the primary reasons for failure of IPT is poor adherence...
  25. ncbi request reprint Men's knowledge and spousal communication about modern family planning methods in Ethiopia
    Adugnaw Berhane
    Department of Health Education and Promotion, Public Health Faculty, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Afr J Reprod Health 15:24-32. 2011
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  26. ncbi request reprint Gender differences regarding barriers and motivators of HIV status disclosure among HIV-positive service users
    Kebede Deribe
    SAHARA J 7:30-9. 2010
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  27. ncbi request reprint Perceived barriers to the implementation of Isoniazid preventive therapy for people living with HIV in resource constrained settings: a qualitative study
    Mesele Mindachew
    Department of General Public Health, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Jimma University, Ethiopia
    Pan Afr Med J 17:26. 2014
    ..However, its implementation has been very slow and has been impeded by several barriers...
  28. pmc Factors associated with exclusive breastfeeding practices among mothers in Goba district, south east Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
    Tesfaye Setegn
    College of Health Sciences, Department of Nursing, Madawalabu University, Bale Goba, Ethiopia
    Int Breastfeed J 7:17. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  29. 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...
  30. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B and hepatitis C virus infections among antiretroviral-naive and -experienced HIV co-infected adults
    Tsegahun Manyazewal
    Aklilu Lemma Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    J Med Microbiol 63:742-7. 2014
    ..This suggests that the two groups have equal chance of being infected with these two viruses; despite this, disease progression could be different...
  31. pmc Prevalence and determinants of khat (Catha edulis) chewing among high school students in eastern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
    Ayalu A Reda
    Department of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Haramaya University, Harar, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 7:e33946. 2012
    ..This study was conducted to assess the prevalence and predictors of khat chewing among high school students in Harar, eastern Ethiopia...
  32. doi request reprint Infant feeding practices among HIV exposed infants using summary index in Sidama Zone, Southern Ethiopia: a cross sectional study
    Demewoz Haile
    Department of Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Madawalabu University, P, O, Box 139 Bale, Goba, Ethiopia
    BMC Pediatr 14:49. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to assess feeding practices of HIV exposed infants using summary index and its association with nutritional status in Southern Ethiopia...
  33. doi request reprint Treatment outcome of tuberculosis patients under directly observed treatment in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Belete Getahun
    Aklilu Lemma Institute of Pathobiology, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Braz J Infect Dis 17:521-8. 2013
    ..However, in many resource-constrained settings treatment outcome for tuberculosis has not been satisfactory...
  34. doi request reprint The role of self-help voluntary associations for women empowerment and social capital: the experience of women's iddirs (burial societies) in Ethiopia
    Elias Teshome
    Institute of Gender Studies, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    J Community Health 37:706-14. 2012
    ..This suggests that iddirs need to be well-organized and co-operate with each other and ensuring flexible lending and interest payment criteria need to be established logistically to serve the needs of the poor members...
  35. pmc Mortality and associated risk factors in a cohort of tuberculosis patients treated under DOTS programme in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Belete Getahun
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Jimma University, College of Public Health and Medical Science, Ethiopia, Addis Ababa
    BMC Infect Dis 11:127. 2011
    ..The objective of the study is to determine the magnitude and identify risk factors associated with time to death among TB patients treated under DOTS programme in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia...
  36. pmc Predictors of mortality among HIV infected patients taking antiretroviral treatment in Ethiopia: a retrospective cohort study
    Sibhatu Biadgilign
    Department of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Haramaya University, P, O, Box 235, Harar, Ethiopia
    AIDS Res Ther 9:15. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  37. pmc Epidemiology of anti-tuberculosis drug resistance patterns and trends in tuberculosis referral hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Dereje Abate
    Addis Ababa University, College of Health Science, School of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 5:462. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the pattern and trend of resistance to first line anti-TB drugs among culture positive retreatment cases at St.Peter's TB Specialized Hospital...