James Kayima

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Determinants of hypertension in a young adult Ugandan population in epidemiological transition-the MEPI-CVD survey
    James Kayima
    Department of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Public Health 15:830. 2015
  2. pmc Hypertension awareness, treatment and control in Africa: a systematic review
    James Kayima
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, PO Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:54. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Community knowledge of and attitudes toward epilepsy in rural and urban Mukono district, Uganda: A cross-sectional study
    Mark Kaddumukasa
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda Electronic address
    Epilepsy Behav 54:7-11. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes and perceptions of stroke: a cross-sectional survey in rural and urban Uganda
    Mark Kaddumukasa
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 8:819. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Poor drug adherence and lack of awareness of hypertension among hypertensive stroke patients in Kampala, Uganda: a cross sectional study
    Isaac Mugwano
    Mother Kevin Post Graduate Medical School, Nsambya Hospital, Uganda Martyr s University, P O Box 5498, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 9:3. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Global medical education partnerships to expand specialty expertise: a case report on building neurology clinical and research capacity
    Mark Kaddumukasa
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    Hum Resour Health 12:75. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Stroke-Risk Factors Differ between Rural and Urban Communities: Population Survey in Central Uganda
    Jane Nakibuuka
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    Neuroepidemiology 44:156-65. 2015
  8. doi request reprint The safety and efficacy of prednisolone in preventing reaccumulation of ascites among endomyocardial fibrosis patients in Uganda: a randomized clinical trial
    Yvonne Brenda Nabunnya
    Department of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 8:783. 2015

Collaborators

  • Xiaofeng Zhu
  • Mahboob Rahman
  • Mark Kaddumukasa
  • Martha Sajatovic
  • Elly Katabira
  • Edward Ddumba
  • Levi Mugenyi
  • Isaac Mugwano
  • Martin N Kaddumukasa
  • Yvonne Brenda Nabunnya
  • Anthony J Furlan
  • Jane Nakibuuka
  • Anthony Furlan
  • Svetlana Pundik
  • Chris T Longenecker
  • Cathy Sila
  • Samden Lhatoo
  • Michael DeGeorgia
  • Angelina Kakooza
  • Jayne Byakika-Tusiime
  • Richard A Josephson
  • Juergen Freers
  • Joaniter Nankabirwa
  • Moses R Kamya
  • Daniel I Simon
  • Nelson Sewankambo
  • Charles Mondo
  • Angelina Kakooza-Mwesige
  • Shirley Moore
  • Robert A Salata
  • Marco A Costa
  • Kathleen A Smyth
  • Harriet Mayanja-Kizza

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Determinants of hypertension in a young adult Ugandan population in epidemiological transition-the MEPI-CVD survey
    James Kayima
    Department of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Public Health 15:830. 2015
    ..We aimed to describe the prevalence of prehypertension and hypertension among young adults in a peri-urban district of Uganda and the factors associated with occurrence of hypertension in this population...
  2. pmc Hypertension awareness, treatment and control in Africa: a systematic review
    James Kayima
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, PO Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:54. 2013
    ..Understanding the levels of awareness, treatment and control of hypertension and the associated factors has important implications for hypertension control efforts...
  3. doi request reprint Community knowledge of and attitudes toward epilepsy in rural and urban Mukono district, Uganda: A cross-sectional study
    Mark Kaddumukasa
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda Electronic address
    Epilepsy Behav 54:7-11. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the knowledge of and attitude towards epilepsy and its treatment by community dwellers in Uganda...
  4. doi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes and perceptions of stroke: a cross-sectional survey in rural and urban Uganda
    Mark Kaddumukasa
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 8:819. 2015
    ..This analysis, which is part of a larger U.S. National Institute of Heath-funded Medical Education Partnership Initiative neurological disorder survey, assessed community knowledge and attitudes on stroke and stroke risk factors...
  5. doi request reprint Poor drug adherence and lack of awareness of hypertension among hypertensive stroke patients in Kampala, Uganda: a cross sectional study
    Isaac Mugwano
    Mother Kevin Post Graduate Medical School, Nsambya Hospital, Uganda Martyr s University, P O Box 5498, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 9:3. 2016
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the stroke risk factors and levels of adherence among hypertensive patients with stroke in Kampala Uganda...
  6. doi request reprint Global medical education partnerships to expand specialty expertise: a case report on building neurology clinical and research capacity
    Mark Kaddumukasa
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    Hum Resour Health 12:75. 2014
    ..Collaborations between training institutions in developed and resource-limited countries can be a successful model for supporting specialty medical education and increasing clinical and research capacity...
  7. doi request reprint Stroke-Risk Factors Differ between Rural and Urban Communities: Population Survey in Central Uganda
    Jane Nakibuuka
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    Neuroepidemiology 44:156-65. 2015
    ..Socioeconomic transition is changing stroke risk factors in Sub-Saharan Africa. This study assessed stroke-risk factors and their associated characteristics in urban and rural Uganda...
  8. doi request reprint The safety and efficacy of prednisolone in preventing reaccumulation of ascites among endomyocardial fibrosis patients in Uganda: a randomized clinical trial
    Yvonne Brenda Nabunnya
    Department of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 8:783. 2015
    ..We determined the efficacy and safety of prednisolone to prevent re-accumulation of ascites among EMF patients attending Mulago hospital cardiology service...