John Wagai

Summary

Affiliation: Kenya Medical Research Institute
Country: Kenya

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of a multi-faceted quality improvement intervention on inappropriate antibiotic use in children with non-bloody diarrhoea admitted to district hospitals in Kenya
    Charles Opondo
    Child and Newborn Health Group, KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Pediatr 11:109. 2011
  2. pmc Examining agreement between clinicians when assessing sick children
    John Wagai
    Child and Newborn Health Group, Centre for Geographic Medicine, Kenyan Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
    PLoS ONE 4:e4626. 2009
  3. pmc An intervention to improve paediatric and newborn care in Kenyan district hospitals: Understanding the context
    Mike English
    KEMRI Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, and Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Box 43640, Nairobi, Kenya
    Implement Sci 4:42. 2009
  4. pmc Implementation experience during an eighteen month intervention to improve paediatric and newborn care in Kenyan district hospitals
    Jacinta Nzinga
    KEMRI Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, and Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Box 43640, Nairobi, Kenya
    Implement Sci 4:45. 2009
  5. pmc Quality of hospital care for sick newborns and severely malnourished children in Kenya: a two-year descriptive study in 8 hospitals
    David Gathara
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:307. 2011

Collaborators

  • Mike English
  • Charles Opondo
  • Stephen Ntoburi
  • Grace Irimu
  • Newton Opiyo
  • Philip Ayieko
  • David Gathara
  • Santau Migiro
  • Annah Wamae
  • Jacinta Nzinga
  • Fred Were
  • James Carpenter
  • Aggrey Wasunna
  • Elizabeth Allen
  • Wycliffe Mogoa
  • Lairumbi Mbaabu
  • Patrick Mbindyo

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Effect of a multi-faceted quality improvement intervention on inappropriate antibiotic use in children with non-bloody diarrhoea admitted to district hospitals in Kenya
    Charles Opondo
    Child and Newborn Health Group, KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Pediatr 11:109. 2011
    ..This outcome was not a pre-specified end-point of the main trial...
  2. pmc Examining agreement between clinicians when assessing sick children
    John Wagai
    Child and Newborn Health Group, Centre for Geographic Medicine, Kenyan Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
    PLoS ONE 4:e4626. 2009
    ..Using video records of clinical signs we assessed agreement among experts and assessed whether Kenyan health workers could identify signs defined by expert consensus...
  3. pmc An intervention to improve paediatric and newborn care in Kenyan district hospitals: Understanding the context
    Mike English
    KEMRI Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, and Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Box 43640, Nairobi, Kenya
    Implement Sci 4:42. 2009
    ..We have demonstrated how dynamic such contexts are, and therefore the need to consider context when interpreting an intervention's effectiveness...
  4. pmc Implementation experience during an eighteen month intervention to improve paediatric and newborn care in Kenyan district hospitals
    Jacinta Nzinga
    KEMRI Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, and Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Box 43640, Nairobi, Kenya
    Implement Sci 4:45. 2009
    ..Our findings suggest ongoing training, external supportive supervision, open feedback, and local facilitation may be valuable additions to more typical in-service training approaches, and may be feasible...
  5. pmc Quality of hospital care for sick newborns and severely malnourished children in Kenya: a two-year descriptive study in 8 hospitals
    David Gathara
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:307. 2011
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