Degu Jerene

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Patients present earlier and survival has improved, but pre-ART attrition is high in a six-year HIV cohort data from Ethiopia
    Zewdie Mulissa
    Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 5:e13268. 2010
  2. pmc Evaluation of collaborative TB/HIV activities in a general hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Aragie Kassa
    Ministry of Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 5:67. 2012
  3. pmc Cost-effectiveness of anti-retroviral therapy at a district hospital in southern Ethiopia
    Asfaw Demissie Bikilla
    Center for International Health, University of Bergen, Post box 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 7:13. 2009
  4. pmc Cost estimates of HIV care and treatment with and without anti-retroviral therapy at Arba Minch Hospital in southern Ethiopia
    Asfaw Demissie Bikilla
    Center for International Health, University of Bergen, PO Box 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 7:6. 2009
  5. pmc Predictors of early death in a cohort of Ethiopian patients treated with HAART
    Degu Jerene
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 6:136. 2006
  6. pmc Disease progression among untreated HIV-infected patients in South Ethiopia: implications for patient care
    Degu Jerene
    Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia
    MedGenMed 7:66. 2005
  7. pmc Disease Progression Among Untreated HIV-Infected Patients in South Ethiopia: Implications for Patient Care
    Degu Jerene
    HIV AIDS Coordinator, Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia PhD Candidate, Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Int AIDS Soc 7:66. 2005

Collaborators

  • Bernt Lindtjorn
  • Asfaw Demissie Bikilla
  • Aragie Kassa
  • Zewdie Mulissa
  • Bjarne Robberstad
  • Amare Deribew
  • Azmera Teka
  • Abraham Aseffa
  • Yibeltal Assefa
  • Bernt Lindtjørn

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Patients present earlier and survival has improved, but pre-ART attrition is high in a six-year HIV cohort data from Ethiopia
    Zewdie Mulissa
    Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 5:e13268. 2010
    ..Our objective was to assess the effect of improved availability of HIV services on patient presentation to care and subsequent pre-ART and on-ART outcomes...
  2. pmc Evaluation of collaborative TB/HIV activities in a general hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Aragie Kassa
    Ministry of Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 5:67. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  3. pmc Cost-effectiveness of anti-retroviral therapy at a district hospital in southern Ethiopia
    Asfaw Demissie Bikilla
    Center for International Health, University of Bergen, Post box 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 7:13. 2009
    ..Thus, ART could be regarded as cost-effective in a district hospital setting in Ethiopia...
  4. pmc Cost estimates of HIV care and treatment with and without anti-retroviral therapy at Arba Minch Hospital in southern Ethiopia
    Asfaw Demissie Bikilla
    Center for International Health, University of Bergen, PO Box 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 7:6. 2009
    ..Further studies that focus on patient costs are warranted to capture all patterns of service use and relevant costs. Economic evaluations combining cost estimates with clinical outcomes would be useful for ranking of ART services...
  5. pmc Predictors of early death in a cohort of Ethiopian patients treated with HAART
    Degu Jerene
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 6:136. 2006
    ..However, compared to patients in high-income countries, patients in resource-poor countries have higher mortality rates. Our objective was to identify independent risk factors for death in Ethiopian patients treated with HAART...
  6. pmc Disease progression among untreated HIV-infected patients in South Ethiopia: implications for patient care
    Degu Jerene
    Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia
    MedGenMed 7:66. 2005
    ..The natural course of HIV disease progression among resource-poor patient populations has not been clearly defined...
  7. pmc Disease Progression Among Untreated HIV-Infected Patients in South Ethiopia: Implications for Patient Care
    Degu Jerene
    HIV AIDS Coordinator, Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia PhD Candidate, Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Int AIDS Soc 7:66. 2005
    ..The findings have practical implications for patient care in resource-limited settings...