Lawrence Mbuagbaw

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc A tutorial on sensitivity analyses in clinical trials: the what, why, when and how
    Lehana Thabane
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:92. 2013
  2. pmc The Cameroon Mobile Phone SMS (CAMPS) trial: a randomized trial of text messaging versus usual care for adherence to antiretroviral therapy
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Centre, Cameroon
    PLoS ONE 7:e46909. 2012
  3. pmc Trends and determining factors associated with adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) in Cameroon: a systematic review and analysis of the CAMPS trial
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Avenue Henri Dunant, Messa, PO Box 87, Yaounde, Cameroon
    AIDS Res Ther 9:37. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Motivational interviewing for improving outcomes in youth living with HIV
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health, Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD009748. 2012
  5. pmc The Cameroon mobile phone SMS (CAMPS) trial: a protocol for a randomized controlled trial of mobile phone text messaging versus usual care for improving adherence to highly active anti-retroviral therapy
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Avenue Henri Dunant, Messa, PO Box 87, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Trials 12:5. 2011
  6. pmc Male involvement in prevention programs of mother to child transmission of HIV: a systematic review to identify barriers and facilitators
    Frederick Morfaw
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicines and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde 1, PO Box 1364, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Syst Rev 2:5. 2013
  7. pmc The challenges and opportunities of conducting a clinical trial in a low resource setting: the case of the Cameroon mobile phone SMS (CAMPS) trial, an investigator initiated trial
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Trials 12:145. 2011
  8. pmc Tips for charting the course of a successful health research career
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for Development of Best Practices in Health, Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Cameroon Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada Biostatistics Unit, Father Sean O Sullivan Research Centre, St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Multidiscip Healthc 6:163-8. 2013
  9. pmc Considerations in using text messages to improve adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy: a qualitative study among clients in Yaoundé, Cameroon
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Cameroon
    HIV AIDS (Auckl) 4:45-50. 2012
  10. pmc How to set-up a long-distance mentoring program: a framework and case description of mentorship in HIV clinical trials
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Henri Dunant Avenue, Messa, Yaounde, Cameroon Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Multidiscip Healthc 6:17-23. 2013

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Publications11

  1. pmc A tutorial on sensitivity analyses in clinical trials: the what, why, when and how
    Lehana Thabane
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:92. 2013
    ..The current paper is the second in a series of tutorial-type manuscripts intended to discuss and clarify aspects related to key methodological issues in the design and analysis of clinical trials...
  2. pmc The Cameroon Mobile Phone SMS (CAMPS) trial: a randomized trial of text messaging versus usual care for adherence to antiretroviral therapy
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Centre, Cameroon
    PLoS ONE 7:e46909. 2012
    ..This trial investigates the use of motivational mobile phone text messages (SMS) to improve adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) over six months...
  3. pmc Trends and determining factors associated with adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) in Cameroon: a systematic review and analysis of the CAMPS trial
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Avenue Henri Dunant, Messa, PO Box 87, Yaounde, Cameroon
    AIDS Res Ther 9:37. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  4. doi request reprint Motivational interviewing for improving outcomes in youth living with HIV
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health, Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD009748. 2012
    ..Motivational interviewing (MI) is a counselling technique that is effective in bringing about positive behavior changes in the general population. It is unclear whether it can be used to improve outcomes in youth living with HIV...
  5. pmc The Cameroon mobile phone SMS (CAMPS) trial: a protocol for a randomized controlled trial of mobile phone text messaging versus usual care for improving adherence to highly active anti-retroviral therapy
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Avenue Henri Dunant, Messa, PO Box 87, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Trials 12:5. 2011
    ..This trial aims at testing the efficacy of weekly reminder and motivational text messages, compared to usual care in improving adherence to Highly Active Antiretroviral Treatment in patients attending a clinic in Yaoundé, Cameroon...
  6. pmc Male involvement in prevention programs of mother to child transmission of HIV: a systematic review to identify barriers and facilitators
    Frederick Morfaw
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicines and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde 1, PO Box 1364, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Syst Rev 2:5. 2013
    ..This paper summarizes the barriers and facilitators of male involvement in prevention programs of mother-to-child-transmission of HIV...
  7. pmc The challenges and opportunities of conducting a clinical trial in a low resource setting: the case of the Cameroon mobile phone SMS (CAMPS) trial, an investigator initiated trial
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Trials 12:145. 2011
    ..It highlights administrative, ethical, financial and staff related issues, proposes solutions and gives a list of additional documentation to ease the organisational process...
  8. pmc Tips for charting the course of a successful health research career
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for Development of Best Practices in Health, Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Cameroon Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada Biostatistics Unit, Father Sean O Sullivan Research Centre, St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Multidiscip Healthc 6:163-8. 2013
    ..The rationale behind these tips and how to achieve them is provided...
  9. pmc Considerations in using text messages to improve adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy: a qualitative study among clients in Yaoundé, Cameroon
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Cameroon
    HIV AIDS (Auckl) 4:45-50. 2012
    ..Trials investigating the use of text messages to improve adherence to HAART need to consider the content and timing of SMS, taking into account technical challenges and privacy...
  10. pmc How to set-up a long-distance mentoring program: a framework and case description of mentorship in HIV clinical trials
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Henri Dunant Avenue, Messa, Yaounde, Cameroon Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Multidiscip Healthc 6:17-23. 2013
    ....
  11. pmc An introduction to systematic reviews and meta-analysis: a workshop report on promoting evidence based medical practice through capacity building in research synthesis
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health, Yaounde Central Hospital, PO Box 87, Henri Dunant Avenue, Messa, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Pan Afr Med J 8:15. 2011
    ..Facilitators of future systematic review courses should address challenges related to internet access, adult education and realistic expectations from the participants...