Affiliation: University of Malawi
- Intrapartum antibiotic exposure and early neonatal, morbidity, and mortality in AfricaGeorge Kafulafula
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
Pediatrics 124:e137-44. 2009..Infants born to women who receive intrapartum antibiotics may have higher rates of infectious morbidity and mortality than unexposed infants...
- Frequency of gastroenteritis and gastroenteritis-associated mortality with early weaning in HIV-1-uninfected children born to HIV-infected women in MalawiGeorge Kafulafula
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:6-13. 2010..The 2 trials were the nevirapine/AZT (NVAZ, 2000-2003 with prolonged breastfeeding) and the Postexposure Prophylaxis to the Infant (PEPI, 2004-2007 with breastfeeding cessation by 6 months)...
- Patients' satisfaction with reproductive health services at Gogo Chatinkha Maternity Unit, Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, MalawiJosephine Changole
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Medicine, University of Malawi
Malawi Med J 22:5-9. 2010..It is important for reproductive health care providers to get feedback from women regarding satisfaction with reproductive health services. There is a dearth of knowledge about patient satisfaction in Malawi...
- Group B Streptococcus and HIV infection in pregnant women, Malawi, 2008-2010Katherine J Gray
College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
Emerg Infect Dis 17:1932-5. 2011..7% HIV positive) from Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi. Overall, group B streptococcus carriage was 21.2% and did not differ by HIV status. However, carriage was increased among HIV-positive women with higher CD4 counts...
- Fertility intentions of HIV-1 infected and uninfected women in Malawi: a longitudinal studyFrank Taulo
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Private Bag 360 Chichiri, Blantyre, Malawi
AIDS Behav 13:20-7. 2009..The overall pregnancy rate after 12 months was 14.9 per 100 person-years and did not differ among 102 HIV uninfected and 100 infected women who became pregnant. HIV infection is a significant predictor of fertility intentions over time...
- Natural history and risk factors associated with early and established HIV type 1 infection among reproductive-age women in MalawiJohnstone J Kumwenda
College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Chichiri
Clin Infect Dis 46:1913-20. 2008..We also assessed the association of injectable hormonal contraceptive use with HIV-1 infection...