S E Msuya

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Anaemia among pregnant women in northern Tanzania: prevalence, risk factors and effect on perinatal outcomes
    Sia E Msuya
    Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre, PO Box 3010, Moshi, Tanzania
    Tanzan J Health Res 13:33-9. 2011
  2. pmc "It is her responsibility": partner involvement in prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV programmes, northern Tanzania
    Eli Fjeld Falnes
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Int AIDS Soc 14:21. 2011
  3. pmc Sexual behaviour does not reflect HIV-1 prevalence differences: a comparison study of Zimbabwe and Tanzania
    Munyaradzi P Mapingure
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:45. 2010
  4. pmc Prevalence and predictors of exclusive breastfeeding among women in Kigoma region, Western Tanzania: a community based cross-sectional study
    Tiras Eshton Nkala
    Department of Community Health, Tumaini University, KCM College, Box 2240, Moshi, Tanzania
    Int Breastfeed J 6:17. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Decline in HIV prevalence among women of childbearing age in Moshi urban, Tanzania
    S E Msuya
    Department of International Health, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Postboks 1130, Blindern 0318, Norway
    Int J STD AIDS 18:680-7. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Low male partner participation in antenatal HIV counselling and testing in northern Tanzania: implications for preventive programs
    S E Msuya
    Department of International Health, University of Oslo, Norway
    AIDS Care 20:700-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk assessment at the primary health care level in Moshi, Tanzania: limits in predicting sexually transmitted infections among women
    S E Msuya
    Department of International Health, lnstitute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Postboks 1130 Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    Cent Afr J Med 52:97-104. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Female genital cutting in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania: changing attitudes?
    Sia E Msuya
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The National Hospital, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Trop Med Int Health 7:159-65. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of failure to return for HIV test results among pregnant women in Moshi, Tanzania
    Sia E Msuya
    Department of International Health, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:85-90. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of a syndromic approach in managing vaginal infections among pregnant women in northern Tanzania
    S E Msuya
    KCMC Moshi, Tanzania
    East Afr J Public Health 6:263-7. 2009

Collaborators

  • B Stray-Pedersen
  • E M Mbizvo
  • A Hussain
  • J Sundby
  • Z M Chirenje
  • Eli Fjeld Falnes
  • Tiras Eshton Nkala
  • Munyaradzi P Mapingure
  • Marina Manuela de Paoli
  • Thorkild Tylleskar
  • Ingunn Ms Engebretsen
  • Karen Marie Moland
  • Noel Sam
  • Letten F Saugstad
  • Nyaradzai E Kurewa
  • Marshal W Munjoma
  • Mike Z Chirenje
  • Simbarashe Rusakaniko
  • Sake J de Vlas

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Anaemia among pregnant women in northern Tanzania: prevalence, risk factors and effect on perinatal outcomes
    Sia E Msuya
    Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre, PO Box 3010, Moshi, Tanzania
    Tanzan J Health Res 13:33-9. 2011
    ..Outside of the health sector broader approaches for anaemia prevention targeting women of lower income, are required...
  2. pmc "It is her responsibility": partner involvement in prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV programmes, northern Tanzania
    Eli Fjeld Falnes
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Int AIDS Soc 14:21. 2011
    ..This study aimed to explore acceptability of the PMTCT programme components and to identify structural and cultural challenges to male involvement...
  3. pmc Sexual behaviour does not reflect HIV-1 prevalence differences: a comparison study of Zimbabwe and Tanzania
    Munyaradzi P Mapingure
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:45. 2010
    ..It is not clear which factors can explain these differences. Our aim was to identify risk factors that could explain the large differences in HIV-1 prevalence among pregnant women in Harare, Zimbabwe, and Moshi, Tanzania...
  4. pmc Prevalence and predictors of exclusive breastfeeding among women in Kigoma region, Western Tanzania: a community based cross-sectional study
    Tiras Eshton Nkala
    Department of Community Health, Tumaini University, KCM College, Box 2240, Moshi, Tanzania
    Int Breastfeed J 6:17. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  5. ncbi request reprint Decline in HIV prevalence among women of childbearing age in Moshi urban, Tanzania
    S E Msuya
    Department of International Health, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Postboks 1130, Blindern 0318, Norway
    Int J STD AIDS 18:680-7. 2007
    ..Both STIs and sexual behaviour should be monitored in HIV sentinel surveillance. There remains a gap between knowledge of preventive behaviour and actual preventive practices...
  6. doi request reprint Low male partner participation in antenatal HIV counselling and testing in northern Tanzania: implications for preventive programs
    S E Msuya
    Department of International Health, University of Oslo, Norway
    AIDS Care 20:700-9. 2008
    ..Also, promotion of couple VCT outside antenatal settings in male friendly and accessible settings should be given priority...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk assessment at the primary health care level in Moshi, Tanzania: limits in predicting sexually transmitted infections among women
    S E Msuya
    Department of International Health, lnstitute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Postboks 1130 Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    Cent Afr J Med 52:97-104. 2006
    ..To identify risk factors for sexually transmitted infections (STI) and to evaluate the accuracy of using risk assessment for identifying infected women in Moshi, Tanzania...
  8. ncbi request reprint Female genital cutting in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania: changing attitudes?
    Sia E Msuya
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The National Hospital, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Trop Med Int Health 7:159-65. 2002
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of failure to return for HIV test results among pregnant women in Moshi, Tanzania
    Sia E Msuya
    Department of International Health, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:85-90. 2006
    ..Furthermore, the predictors for failure to collect test-results need to be addressed during pretest counseling...
  10. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of a syndromic approach in managing vaginal infections among pregnant women in northern Tanzania
    S E Msuya
    KCMC Moshi, Tanzania
    East Afr J Public Health 6:263-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of the syndromic approach in management of vaginal infections among pregnant women in Moshi urban, Tanzania...
  11. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence and correlates of herpes simplex virus type 2 among urban Tanzanian women
    Sia E Msuya
    Department of International Health, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Sex Transm Dis 30:588-92. 2003
    ..Data on herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) among women in the general population of developing countries are limited...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reproductive tract infections and the risk of HIV among women in Moshi, Tanzania
    Sia E Msuya
    Department of International Health, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:886-93. 2002
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  13. pmc Prevalence of sexually transmitted infections among pregnant women with known HIV status in northern Tanzania
    Sia E Msuya
    Department of International Health, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Reprod Health 6:4. 2009
    ..After identification, STIs/RTIs need to be aggressively addressed in HIV-seropositive women, both at antenatal and antiretroviral therapy care clinics...
  14. ncbi request reprint HIV seroprevalence and its associations with the other reproductive tract infections in asymptomatic women in Harare, Zimbabwe
    E M Mbizvo
    Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, Department of International Health, University of Oslo, Postboks 1130, Blindern 0317, Oslo, Norway
    Int J STD AIDS 12:524-31. 2001
    ..In view of the very high seroprevalence and concomitant RTIs in this population, we recommend promotion of women-controlled prevention methods along with proactive detection and treatment of RTIs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Determinants of reproductive tract infections among asymptomatic women in Harare, Zimbabwe
    E M Mbizvo
    Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, Department of International Health, University of Oslo, Postboks 1130, Blindern 0317, Oslo
    Cent Afr J Med 47:57-64. 2001
    ..To determine the prevalence of and risk factors for reproductive tract infections (RTI) among asymptomatic women attending primary health care clinics in Harare, Zimbabwe...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cervical dyskaryosis among women with and without HIV: prevalence and risk factors
    E M Mbizvo
    Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, Department of International Health, University of Oslo, Postboks 1130, Blindern 0317, Norway
    Int J STD AIDS 16:789-93. 2005
    ..The high frequency of cervical abnormality lends weight to the demand for implementation of regular screening programmes and health education...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reproductive tract infections among women attending primary health care facilities in Moshi, Tanzania
    S E Msuya
    Department of International Health, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    East Afr Med J 79:16-21. 2002
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  18. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of hepatitis B and C viruses among women of childbearing age in Moshi Urban, Tanzania
    S E Msuya
    Department of International Health, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Postboks 1130 Blindem, N 03 18, Oslo, Norway
    East Afr Med J 83:91-4. 2006
    ..To describe the seroprevalence of hepatitis C and B viruses and their association with HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) among women aged 15-49 years, attending primary health care clinics in Moshi urban, Tanzania...
  19. ncbi request reprint HIV prevalence in Zimbabwean women: 54-67% knowledge and perceived risk
    E M Mbizvo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The National Hospital, University of Oslo, N 0027 Oslo, Norway
    Int J STD AIDS 14:202-7. 2003
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