Godfrey Kigozi

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Safety of medical male circumcision in human immunodeficiency virus-infected men in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda Electronic address
    Urology 83:294-7. 2014
  2. pmc Risk factors for intimate partner violence in women in the Rakai Community Cohort Study, Uganda, from 2000 to 2009
    Fiona G Kouyoumdjian
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:566. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Use of a mixture of lignocaine and bupivacaine vs lignocaine alone for male circumcision under local anaesthesia in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    BJU Int 109:1068-71. 2012
  4. pmc Foreskin surface area and HIV acquisition in Rakai, Uganda (size matters)
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS 23:2209-13. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Sexual satisfaction of women partners of circumcised men in a randomized trial of male circumcision in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    BJU Int 104:1698-701. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Designing and usage of a low-cost penile model for male medical circumcision skills training in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    Urology 77:1495-7. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Repeat voluntary HIV counseling and testing (VCT), sexual risk behavior and HIV incidence in Rakai, Uganda
    Joseph K B Matovu
    Rakai Health Sciences Program Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS Behav 11:71-8. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Male circumcision wound healing in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-negative and HIV-positive men in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    BJU Int 113:127-32. 2014
  9. pmc Disclosure of HIV results among discordant couples in Rakai, Uganda: a facilitated couple counselling approach
    Robert Kairania
    Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS Care 22:1041-51. 2010
  10. pmc The number of procedures required to achieve optimal competency with male circumcision: findings from a randomized trial in Rakai, Uganda
    Valerian Kiggundu
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    BJU Int 104:529-32. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Safety of medical male circumcision in human immunodeficiency virus-infected men in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda Electronic address
    Urology 83:294-7. 2014
    ..To assess the safety of medical male circumcision (MMC) among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected men with CD4 levels <350 cells/mm(3), CD4 counts ≥ 350 cells/mm(3), and HIV-negative men...
  2. pmc Risk factors for intimate partner violence in women in the Rakai Community Cohort Study, Uganda, from 2000 to 2009
    Fiona G Kouyoumdjian
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:566. 2013
    ..There is a lack of data on IPV risk factors from longitudinal studies and from low and middle income countries. Identifying risk factors is needed to inform the design of appropriate IPV interventions...
  3. doi request reprint Use of a mixture of lignocaine and bupivacaine vs lignocaine alone for male circumcision under local anaesthesia in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    BJU Int 109:1068-71. 2012
    ..To assess self-reported pain control during and after surgery with a mixture of lignocaine and bupivacaine compared with lignocaine alone among male circumcision (MC) service recipients in Rakai, Uganda...
  4. pmc Foreskin surface area and HIV acquisition in Rakai, Uganda (size matters)
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS 23:2209-13. 2009
    ..Male circumcision reduces HIV acquisition in men. We assessed whether foreskin surface area was associated with HIV acquisition prior to circumcision...
  5. doi request reprint Sexual satisfaction of women partners of circumcised men in a randomized trial of male circumcision in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    BJU Int 104:1698-701. 2009
    ..To investigate the effect of adult medical male circumcision on female sexual satisfaction...
  6. doi request reprint Designing and usage of a low-cost penile model for male medical circumcision skills training in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    Urology 77:1495-7. 2011
    ..To describe the designing and usage of a locally made low-cost penile model used for male medical circumcision (MMC) skills training...
  7. ncbi request reprint Repeat voluntary HIV counseling and testing (VCT), sexual risk behavior and HIV incidence in Rakai, Uganda
    Joseph K B Matovu
    Rakai Health Sciences Program Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS Behav 11:71-8. 2007
    ..6/100 py in first time acceptors and 1.6/100 py in non-acceptors. These data suggest a need for intensive risk-reduction counseling interventions targeting HIV-negative repeat VCT acceptors as a special risk group...
  8. doi request reprint Male circumcision wound healing in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-negative and HIV-positive men in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    BJU Int 113:127-32. 2014
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  9. pmc Disclosure of HIV results among discordant couples in Rakai, Uganda: a facilitated couple counselling approach
    Robert Kairania
    Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS Care 22:1041-51. 2010
    ..In summary, disclosure of HIV-positive results in discordant couples using facilitated couple counselling approach is high, but requires a stepwise process of sensitisation and agreement by the infected partner...
  10. pmc The number of procedures required to achieve optimal competency with male circumcision: findings from a randomized trial in Rakai, Uganda
    Valerian Kiggundu
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    BJU Int 104:529-32. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint Marriage and the risk of incident HIV infection in Rakai, Uganda
    Fred Nalugoda
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda and Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:91-8. 2014
    ..Studies suggest that the prevalence of HIV is higher among long-term marital/consensual relationships than in the unmarried. We assessed the risk of incident HIV infection by marital status in rural Rakai, Uganda...
  12. pmc The safety of adult male circumcision in HIV-infected and uninfected men in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    PLoS Med 5:e116. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of hormonal contraceptive use on HIV acquisition and transmission among HIV-discordant couples
    Tom Lutalo
    aRakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda bJohns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA cMakerere University School of Public Health dMakerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS 27:S27-34. 2013
    ..The risk of HIV associated with hormonal contraceptives is controversial. We assessed hormonal contraceptive use and HIV incidence in HIV-discordant couples in Rakai, Uganda...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of male circumcision on sexual satisfaction and function, results from a randomized trial of male circumcision for human immunodeficiency virus prevention, Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    BJU Int 101:65-70. 2008
    ..To investigate the relationship between adult male circumcision and sexual satisfaction and function in men, as observational studies on the effect of adult male circumcision on sexual satisfaction show conflicting results...
  15. ncbi request reprint Survival of HIV-infected treatment-naive individuals with documented dates of seroconversion in Rakai, Uganda
    Tom Lutalo
    Rakai Health Science Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS 21:S15-9. 2007
    ..To estimate the survival time from HIV infection to death...
  16. doi request reprint Effect of human immunodeficiency virus Type 1 (HIV-1) subtype on disease progression in persons from Rakai, Uganda, with incident HIV-1 infection
    Noah Kiwanuka
    Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    J Infect Dis 197:707-13. 2008
    ..Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) subtypes differ in biological characteristics that may affect pathogenicity...
  17. ncbi request reprint Maternal self-medication and provision of nevirapine to newborns by women in Rakai, Uganda
    Joseph Kagaayi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 39:121-4. 2005
    ..5%, 95% confidence interval [CI]: 0.3%-16.6%). Mothers can administer nevirapine to themselves and their newborns and can achieve low rates of perinatal HIV infection...
  18. pmc The acceptability and safety of the Shang Ring for adult male circumcision in Rakai, Uganda
    Godfrey Kigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda Department of Urology, Mulago Hospital, Kampala, Uganda School of Public Health, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda Department of Urology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD and College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:617-21. 2013
    ..Medical male circumcision (MMC) is recommended for HIV prevention in men. We assessed the acceptability and safety of the Shang Ring device compared with those of the dorsal slit method...
  19. pmc Survival of infants born to HIV-positive mothers, by feeding modality, in Rakai, Uganda
    Joseph Kagaayi
    Department of Clinical Research Studies, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 3:e3877. 2008
    ..We compared mortality and HIV-free of breast and formula-fed infants born to HIV-positive mothers in a program in rural, Rakai District Uganda...
  20. pmc A qualitative study of barriers to enrollment into free HIV care: perspectives of never-in-care HIV-positive patients and providers in Rakai, Uganda
    Gertrude Nakigozi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, P O Box 279, Kalisizo, Rakai, Uganda
    Biomed Res Int 2013:470245. 2013
    ..5%) of HIV-positive clients who knew their serostatus did not enroll into free care services. This qualitative study explored barriers to entry into care from HIV-positive clients who had never enrolled in care and HIV care providers...
  21. doi request reprint Contextual barriers and motivators to adult male medical circumcision in Rakai, Uganda
    Robert Ssekubugu
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Rakai, Uganda
    Qual Health Res 23:795-804. 2013
    ..Individual and societal factors, such as pain and religion, might slow MMC scale up. Health benefits, such as HIV/STI prevention and penile hygiene, are essential in motivating men to accept MMC...
  22. ncbi request reprint Indices to Measure Risk of HIV Acquisition in Rakai, Uganda
    Joseph Kagaayi
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda Deparment of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e92015. 2014
    ..Targeting most-at-risk individuals with HIV preventive interventions is cost-effective. We developed gender-specific indices to measure risk of HIV among sexually active individuals in Rakai, Uganda...
  23. pmc Evaluation of current rapid HIV test algorithms in Rakai, Uganda
    Ronald M Galiwango
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Kalisizo, Uganda
    J Virol Methods 192:25-7. 2013
    ..3% and specificity was 99.9%. Serial testing with Stat-Pak as the initial screening test performed as well as parallel testing, but Determine was a less sensitive screen. Serial testing could be cost saving...
  24. ncbi request reprint Voluntary HIV counseling and testing acceptance, sexual risk behavior and HIV incidence in Rakai, Uganda
    Joseph K B Matovu
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS 19:503-11. 2005
    ..To assess the acceptance of voluntary HIV counseling and testing (VCT) and the effects of VCT on sexual risk behavior and HIV acquisition in Rakai, Uganda...
  25. pmc High prevalence of malaria parasitemia and anemia among hospitalized children in Rakai, Uganda
    Valerian L Kiggundu
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Kalisizo Station, Kalisizo, Rakai, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 8:e82455. 2013
    ..There is a paucity of data on malaria among hospitalized children in malaria endemic areas. We determined the prevalence, presentation and treatment outcomes of malaria and anemia among children in two hospitals in Rakai, Uganda...
  26. pmc HIV type 1 genetic variation in foreskin and blood from subjects in Rakai, Uganda
    Ronald M Galiwango
    Rakai Health Sciences Program, Kalisizo, Uganda
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 28:729-33. 2012
    ..Distance and recombination analysis also demonstrated that viral genotypes in the foreskin might segregate independently from the circulating pool of viruses...
  27. pmc HIV-1 viral subtype differences in the rate of CD4+ T-cell decline among HIV seroincident antiretroviral naive persons in Rakai district, Uganda
    Noah Kiwanuka
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 54:180-4. 2010
    ..Data on the effect of HIV-1 viral subtype on CD4 T-cell decline are limited...
  28. pmc HIV-1 subtypes and differences in heterosexual HIV transmission among HIV-discordant couples in Rakai, Uganda
    Noah Kiwanuka
    Makerere University School of Public Health, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS 23:2479-84. 2009
    ..To determine whether heterosexual transmission of HIV differs according to HIV-1 subtype...