Phillipo L Chalya

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma: clinicopathological profile and challenges of management in a resource-limited setting
    Hyasinta Jaka
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Bugando, P, O, Box 1464, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Surg Oncol 12:246. 2014
  2. pmc Hirschsprung's disease in children: a five year experience at a University teaching hospital in northwestern Tanzania
    Joseph B Mabula
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 7:410. 2014
  3. pmc Childhood intussusceptions at a tertiary care hospital in northwestern Tanzania: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge in resource-limited setting
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Ital J Pediatr 40:28. 2014
  4. pmc Cut throat injuries at a university teaching hospital in northwestern Tanzania: a review of 98 cases
    Japhet M Gilyoma
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Emerg Med 14:1. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint Aetiological spectrum, injury characteristics and treatment outcome of head injury patients at Bugando Medical Centre in north-western Tanzania
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Tanzan J Health Res 13:74-81. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Motorcycle injuries as an emerging public health problem in Mwanza City, north-western Tanzania
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Tanzan J Health Res 12:214-21. 2010
  7. pmc Gastric outlet obstruction at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern Tanzania: a prospective review of 184 cases
    Hyasinta Jaka
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Surg 13:41. 2013
  8. pmc Endoscopic and clinicopathological patterns of esophageal cancer in Tanzania: experiences from two tertiary health institutions
    Mabula D McHembe
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Surg Oncol 11:257. 2013
  9. pmc Schistosomiasis and urinary bladder cancer in North Western Tanzania: a retrospective review of 185 patients
    Peter Fabian Rambau
    Department of Pathology, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando CUHAS Bugando, Box 1464, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Infect Agent Cancer 8:19. 2013
  10. pmc Sister Mary Joseph's nodule at a University teaching hospital in northwestern Tanzania: a retrospective review of 34 cases
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Surg Oncol 11:151. 2013

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Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma: clinicopathological profile and challenges of management in a resource-limited setting
    Hyasinta Jaka
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Bugando, P, O, Box 1464, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Surg Oncol 12:246. 2014
    ..This study describes the clinicopathological profile of hepatocellular carcinoma in our local setting and highlights the challenging problems in the management of this disease...
  2. pmc Hirschsprung's disease in children: a five year experience at a University teaching hospital in northwestern Tanzania
    Joseph B Mabula
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 7:410. 2014
    ..This study describes the clinical characteristics and outcome of management of this disease in our setting and highlights challenges associated with the care of these patients and proffer solutions for improved outcome...
  3. pmc Childhood intussusceptions at a tertiary care hospital in northwestern Tanzania: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge in resource-limited setting
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Ital J Pediatr 40:28. 2014
    ..This study describes the pattern, clinical presentations and management outcomes of childhood intussusception in our setting and highlights the challenging problems in the management of this disease...
  4. pmc Cut throat injuries at a university teaching hospital in northwestern Tanzania: a review of 98 cases
    Japhet M Gilyoma
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Emerg Med 14:1. 2014
    ..This study was conducted in our local setting to describe the etiology, patterns and treatment outcome of these injuries...
  5. ncbi request reprint Aetiological spectrum, injury characteristics and treatment outcome of head injury patients at Bugando Medical Centre in north-western Tanzania
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Tanzan J Health Res 13:74-81. 2011
    ..Urgent preventive measures targeting at reducing the occurrence of RTAs is necessary to reduce the incidence of head injuries in this region...
  6. ncbi request reprint Motorcycle injuries as an emerging public health problem in Mwanza City, north-western Tanzania
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Tanzan J Health Res 12:214-21. 2010
    ..The morbidity and mortality can be mitigated by encouraging use of protective gear like helmets and encouraging enforcement of traffic laws...
  7. pmc Gastric outlet obstruction at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern Tanzania: a prospective review of 184 cases
    Hyasinta Jaka
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Surg 13:41. 2013
    ..This study was undertaken to highlight the etiological spectrum and treatment outcome of gastric outlet obstruction in our setting and to identify prognostic factors for morbidity and mortality...
  8. pmc Endoscopic and clinicopathological patterns of esophageal cancer in Tanzania: experiences from two tertiary health institutions
    Mabula D McHembe
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Surg Oncol 11:257. 2013
    ..This study was conducted to describe the endoscopic and clinicopathological patterns of esophageal cancer in this part of the world. The study provides baseline local data for future comparison...
  9. pmc Schistosomiasis and urinary bladder cancer in North Western Tanzania: a retrospective review of 185 patients
    Peter Fabian Rambau
    Department of Pathology, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando CUHAS Bugando, Box 1464, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Infect Agent Cancer 8:19. 2013
    ..The western part of Tanzania on the shores of Lake Victoria is such an endemic area. This study was done to document the burden of urinary bladder cancer associated with schistosomiasis in this region...
  10. pmc Sister Mary Joseph's nodule at a University teaching hospital in northwestern Tanzania: a retrospective review of 34 cases
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Surg Oncol 11:151. 2013
    ....
  11. pmc Clinicopathological profile and surgical treatment of abdominal tuberculosis: a single centre experience in northwestern Tanzania
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Infect Dis 13:270. 2013
    ..This study was conducted to describe the clinicopathological profile and outcome of surgical treatment of abdominal tuberculosis in our setting and compare with what is described in literature...
  12. pmc Clinicopathological patterns and challenges of management of colorectal cancer in a resource-limited setting: a Tanzanian experience
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Surg Oncol 11:88. 2013
    ..This study was conducted in our local setting to describe the clinicopathological pattern of colorectal cancer and highlight the challenging problem in the management of this disease...
  13. pmc Ear, nose and throat injuries at Bugando Medical Centre in northwestern Tanzania: a five-year prospective review of 456 cases
    Japhet M Gilyoma
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Ear Nose Throat Disord 13:4. 2013
    ..There is dearth of literature on this subject in our environment. This study was conducted to describe the causes, injury pattern and outcome of these injuries in our setting and proffer possible preventive measures...
  14. pmc Tuberculous bowel obstruction at a university teaching hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: a surgical experience with 118 cases
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Emerg Surg 8:12. 2013
    ..This study was undertaken to describe the clinicopathological profile, surgical management and outcome of tuberculous intestinal obstruction in our local setting and to identify factors responsible for poor outcome among these patients...
  15. pmc Animal-related injuries in a resource-limited setting: experiences from a Tertiary health institution in northwestern Tanzania
    Japhet M Gilyoma
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Emerg Surg 8:7. 2013
    ..abstract:..
  16. pmc Allergic rhinitis and its associated co-morbidities at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern Tanzania; A prospective review of 190 cases
    Said A Said
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Ear Nose Throat Disord 12:13. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  17. pmc Bowel perforation secondary to illegally induced abortion: a tertiary hospital experience in Tanzania
    Joseph B Mabula
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences, Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Emerg Surg 7:29. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  18. pmc Major limb amputations: a tertiary hospital experience in northwestern Tanzania
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    J Orthop Surg Res 7:18. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to outline the patterns, indications and short term complications of major limb amputations and to compare our experience with that of other published data...
  19. pmc Marjolin's ulcers at a university teaching hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: a retrospective review of 56 cases
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Surg Oncol 10:38. 2012
    ..This study was conducted to describe the clinicopathological presentation and treatment outcome of this condition in our local setting and to identify predictors of outcome...
  20. pmc Typhoid intestinal perforations at a University teaching hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: A surgical experience of 104 cases in a resource-limited setting
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Emerg Surg 7:4. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  21. pmc Injury characteristics and outcome of road traffic crash victims at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern Tanzania
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    J Trauma Manag Outcomes 6:1. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  22. pmc Incidence, causes and pattern of cancellation of elective surgical operations in a university teaching hospital in the Lake Zone, Tanzania
    P L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Afr Health Sci 11:438-43. 2011
    ..This study was carried out to assess the incidence, causes and pattern of cancellation of elective surgical operations in our setting and to find the appropriate solutions for better patient management...
  23. pmc Splenic injuries at Bugando Medical Centre in northwestern Tanzania: a tertiary hospital experience
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 5:59. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  24. pmc Pattern of childhood burn injuries and their management outcome at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern Tanzania
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 4:485. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  25. pmc Ten-year experiences with Tracheostomy at a University teaching hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: A retrospective review of 214 cases
    Japhet M Gilyoma
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University Colleges of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Emerg Surg 6:38. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  26. pmc Clinical profile and outcome of surgical treatment of perforated peptic ulcers in Northwestern Tanzania: A tertiary hospital experience
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Emerg Surg 6:31. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  27. pmc Ten-year experiences with Tetanus at a Tertiary hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: A retrospective review of 102 cases
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Emerg Surg 6:20. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  28. pmc Trauma admissions to the intensive care unit at a reference hospital in Northwestern Tanzania
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 19:61. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the characteristics and treatment outcome of major trauma patients admitted into our ICU and to identify predictors of outcome...
  29. pmc HIV seroprevalence and its effect on outcome of moderate to severe burn injuries: A Ugandan experience
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    J Trauma Manag Outcomes 5:8. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  30. pmc Etiological spectrum, injury characteristics and treatment outcome of maxillofacial injuries in a Tanzanian teaching hospital
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    J Trauma Manag Outcomes 5:7. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  31. pmc Surgical management of Diabetic foot ulcers: A Tanzanian university teaching hospital experience
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 4:365. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  32. pmc Pathological features of Breast Cancer seen in Northwestern Tanzania: a nine years retrospective study
    Peter F Rambau
    Department of Pathology Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Box 1464 Mwanza, Bugando Street Postal code 255, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 4:214. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  33. pmc Etiological spectrum and treatment outcome of Obstructive jaundice at a University teaching Hospital in northwestern Tanzania: A diagnostic and therapeutic challenges
    Phillipo L Chalya
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 4:147. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  34. pmc Endoscopic procedures for removal of foreign bodies of the aerodigestive tract: The Bugando Medical Centre experience
    Japhet M Gilyoma
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Ear Nose Throat Disord 11:2. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  35. pmc Gastric cancer at a university teaching hospital in northwestern Tanzania: a retrospective review of 232 cases
    Joseph B Mabula
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    World J Surg Oncol 10:257. 2012
    ....
  36. pmc Skin cancers among Albinos at a University teaching hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: a retrospective review of 64 cases
    Joseph B Mabula
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Dermatol 12:5. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to outline the pattern and treatment outcome of skin cancers among albinos treated at our centre and to highlight challenges associated with the care of these patients and proffer solutions for improved outcome...
  37. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of HIV infection among trauma patients admitted to Bugando Medical Centre, Mwanza, Tanzania and its influence on outcome
    Virgnia Mayala
    Weill Bugando University Collage of Health Sciences, P O Box 1464, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Tanzan J Health Res 12:222-8. 2010
    ..HIV positive patients with CD4+ count > or =200cells/microl have similar prognosis as HIV negative patients and therefore should be treated the same way...
  38. pmc Surgical management of inguinal hernias at Bugando Medical Centre in northwestern Tanzania: our experiences in a resource-limited setting
    Joseph B Mabula
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 5:585. 2012
    ..This study is intended to describe our own experiences in the surgical management of inguinal hernias and compare our results with that reported in literature...
  39. pmc Experiences with surgical treatment of chronic lower limb ulcers at a tertiary hospital in northwestern Tanzania: a prospective review of 300 cases
    Fidelis Mbunda
    Department of Surgery, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Dermatol 12:17. 2012
    ....
  40. pmc A fibreoptic endoscopic study of upper gastrointestinal bleeding at Bugando Medical Centre in northwestern Tanzania: a retrospective review of 240 cases
    Hyasinta Jaka
    Department of Internal Medicine, Bugando Medical Centre, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 5:200. 2012
    ....
  41. pmc Predictors of surgical site infections among patients undergoing major surgery at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern Tanzania
    Brian Mawalla
    Department of Microbiology Immunology Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Surg 11:21. 2011
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Strongyloides stercoralis infection presenting as an unusual cause of massive upper gastrointestinal bleeding in an immunosuppressed patient: a case report
    Hyasinta Jaka
    Endoscopic Unit, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences Bugando, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Trop Doct 43:46-8. 2013
    ..We believe this to be the first case to be reported from our environment...
  43. pmc Pattern and outcome of chest injuries at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern Tanzania
    Monafisha K Lema
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    J Cardiothorac Surg 6:7. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to outline the etiological spectrum, injury patterns and short term outcome of these injuries in our setting...
  44. pmc Modified Alvarado Scoring System as a diagnostic tool for acute appendicitis at Bugando Medical Centre, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Emmanuel S Kanumba
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University Collages of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Surg 11:4. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic value of Modified Alvarado Scoring System in patients with acute appendicitis in our setting...
  45. pmc Pattern and factors associated with congenital anomalies among young infants admitted at Bugando medical centre, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Florentina Mashuda
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 7:195. 2014
    ..The prevalence of congenital anomalies varies in different parts of the world, which could reflect different aetiological factors in different geographical regions...
  46. pmc Ultrasound Guided Needle Aspiration versus Surgical Drainage in the management of breast abscesses: a Ugandan experience
    Alphonce B Chandika
    Department of Surgery, Weil Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 5:12. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  47. pmc Etiological profile and treatment outcome of epistaxis at a tertiary care hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: a prospective review of 104 cases
    Japhet M Gilyoma
    Department of Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Ear Nose Throat Disord 11:8. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  48. pmc Oesophageal perforation: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge in a resource limited setting. A report of three cases
    Deo D Balumuka
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Weill Bugando University College of Health Sciences, P O Box 1464, Mwanza, Tanzania
    J Cardiothorac Surg 6:116. 2011
    ..Very little exists in medical literature about its management in Sub-Saharan Africa, where the paucity of thoracic surgeons is compounded by limited diagnostic and therapeutic facilities...