Lisa F Langhaug

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Publications

  1. pmc Difference in prevalence of common mental disorder as measured using four questionnaire delivery methods among young people in rural Zimbabwe
    Lisa F Langhaug
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    J Affect Disord 118:220-3. 2009
  2. pmc High prevalence of affective disorders among adolescents living in Rural Zimbabwe
    Lisa F Langhaug
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6JB, UK
    J Community Health 35:355-64. 2010
  3. pmc How to improve the validity of sexual behaviour reporting: systematic review of questionnaire delivery modes in developing countries
    Lisa F Langhaug
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 15:362-81. 2010
  4. doi request reprint How you ask really matters: randomised comparison of four sexual behaviour questionnaire delivery modes in Zimbabwean youth
    Lisa F Langhaug
    University College London, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 87:165-73. 2011
  5. pmc The Regai Dzive Shiri project: results of a randomized trial of an HIV prevention intervention for youth
    Frances M Cowan
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS 24:2541-52. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Is sexual contact with sex workers important in driving the HIV epidemic among men in rural Zimbabwe?
    Frances M Cowan
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:371-6. 2005
  7. doi request reprint The Regai Dzive Shiri Project: a cluster randomised controlled trial to determine the effectiveness of a multi-component community-based HIV prevention intervention for rural youth in Zimbabwe--study design and baseline results
    Frances M Cowan
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 13:1235-44. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of genital shedding of herpes simplex virus type 2 and HIV-1 among sex workers in rural Zimbabwe
    Frances F Cowan
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS 20:261-7. 2006
  9. pmc Field evaluation of diagnostic accuracy of an oral fluid rapid test for HIV, tested at point-of-service sites in rural Zimbabwe
    Sophie J S Pascoe
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:571-6. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint The appropriateness of core group interventions using presumptive periodic treatment among rural Zimbabwean women who exchange sex for gifts or money
    Frances M Cowan
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 38:202-7. 2005

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Publications13

  1. pmc Difference in prevalence of common mental disorder as measured using four questionnaire delivery methods among young people in rural Zimbabwe
    Lisa F Langhaug
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    J Affect Disord 118:220-3. 2009
    ..We report here on differences in prevalence of reporting mental health between four questionnaire delivery modes (QDM)...
  2. pmc High prevalence of affective disorders among adolescents living in Rural Zimbabwe
    Lisa F Langhaug
    Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6JB, UK
    J Community Health 35:355-64. 2010
    ..Interventions to prevent, identify and treat mental health disorders in this vulnerable population are urgently required. In HIV-endemic countries, such interventions may also help reduce HIV transmission...
  3. pmc How to improve the validity of sexual behaviour reporting: systematic review of questionnaire delivery modes in developing countries
    Lisa F Langhaug
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 15:362-81. 2010
    ..To systematically review comparative research from developing countries on the effects of questionnaire delivery mode...
  4. doi request reprint How you ask really matters: randomised comparison of four sexual behaviour questionnaire delivery modes in Zimbabwean youth
    Lisa F Langhaug
    University College London, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 87:165-73. 2011
    ..A sexual health survey among rural Zimbabwean youth was used to compare the validity and reliability of sexual behaviour measures between four questionnaire delivery modes...
  5. pmc The Regai Dzive Shiri project: results of a randomized trial of an HIV prevention intervention for youth
    Frances M Cowan
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS 24:2541-52. 2010
    ..We describe findings of a cluster randomized trial of a community-based, multicomponent HIV, and reproductive health intervention aimed at changing social norms for adolescents in rural Zimbabwe...
  6. ncbi request reprint Is sexual contact with sex workers important in driving the HIV epidemic among men in rural Zimbabwe?
    Frances M Cowan
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:371-6. 2005
    ....
  7. doi request reprint The Regai Dzive Shiri Project: a cluster randomised controlled trial to determine the effectiveness of a multi-component community-based HIV prevention intervention for rural youth in Zimbabwe--study design and baseline results
    Frances M Cowan
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 13:1235-44. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of genital shedding of herpes simplex virus type 2 and HIV-1 among sex workers in rural Zimbabwe
    Frances F Cowan
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS 20:261-7. 2006
    ..Herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) facilitates sexual acquisition of HIV-1 but data on transmission are less clear. In this study the interaction between genital shedding of HIV-1 and HSV-2 was explored among Zimbabwean sex workers...
  9. pmc Field evaluation of diagnostic accuracy of an oral fluid rapid test for HIV, tested at point-of-service sites in rural Zimbabwe
    Sophie J S Pascoe
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:571-6. 2009
    ..The results showed the assay to be 100% accurate in determining HIV status, performed well in field settings, and can be considered suitable for use in epidemiologic surveys aiming to estimate HIV prevalence in general populations...
  10. ncbi request reprint The appropriateness of core group interventions using presumptive periodic treatment among rural Zimbabwean women who exchange sex for gifts or money
    Frances M Cowan
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 38:202-7. 2005
    ..The prevalence of bacterial STIs was low, suggesting that PPT may not be an appropriate intervention in this setting. Rapid reinfection after PPT suggests that this needs to be given at monthly intervals to reduce prevalence of STIs...
  11. ncbi request reprint School based HIV prevention in Zimbabwe: feasibility and acceptability of evaluation trials using biological outcomes
    Frances M Cowan
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS 16:1673-8. 2002
    ..To determine the feasibility and acceptability of conducting a community randomized trial (CRT) of an adolescent reproductive health intervention (ARHI) using biological measures of effectiveness...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence and factors associated with knowledge of and willingness for male circumcision in rural Zimbabwe
    Webster Mavhu
    Zimbabwe AIDS Prevention Project, Department of Community Medicine, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Trop Med Int Health 16:589-97. 2011
    ..To explore male circumcision (MC) prevalence, knowledge, attitudes and intentions among rural Zimbabweans...
  13. pmc 'How poor are you?' -- a comparison of four questionnaire delivery modes for assessing socio-economic position in rural zimbabwe
    Sophie J S Pascoe
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e74977. 2013
    ..This paper reports on results of a trial of four QDMs, and the effect of mode on poverty reporting...