James Mugisha

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Major depressive disorder seven years after the conflict in northern Uganda: burden, risk factors and impact on outcomes (The Wayo Nero Study)
    James Mugisha
    Makerere University, Child Health Development Center, School of Health Sciences, P Box 6717, Makerere hill, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Psychiatry 15:423. 2015
  2. ncbi request reprint Religious views on suicide among the Baganda, Uganda: a qualitative study
    James Mugisha
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Psychology, Trondheim, Norway
    Death Stud 37:343-61. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Doing qualitative research on suicide in a developing country: practical and ethical challenges
    James Mugisha
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Crisis 32:15-23. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Distancing: a traditional mechanism of dealing with suicide among the Baganda, Uganda
    James Mugisha
    Department of Psychology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Transcult Psychiatry 48:624-42. 2011

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Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Major depressive disorder seven years after the conflict in northern Uganda: burden, risk factors and impact on outcomes (The Wayo Nero Study)
    James Mugisha
    Makerere University, Child Health Development Center, School of Health Sciences, P Box 6717, Makerere hill, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Psychiatry 15:423. 2015
    ..Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a major public health burden in conflict areas. However, it is not known for how long and by how much the observed high rates of MDD seen in conflict settings persist into the post-conflict period...
  2. ncbi request reprint Religious views on suicide among the Baganda, Uganda: a qualitative study
    James Mugisha
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Psychology, Trondheim, Norway
    Death Stud 37:343-61. 2013
    ..A recommendation from these results is that suicide prevention should cater to divergent views on religion and suicide. More qualitative research should be conducted in this area to facilitate theoretical comparison with this study...
  3. doi request reprint Doing qualitative research on suicide in a developing country: practical and ethical challenges
    James Mugisha
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Crisis 32:15-23. 2011
    ..Many of the challenges addressed in this article have not been described earlier in suicide research conducted in the developing world...
  4. doi request reprint Distancing: a traditional mechanism of dealing with suicide among the Baganda, Uganda
    James Mugisha
    Department of Psychology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Transcult Psychiatry 48:624-42. 2011
    ..These rituals are characterized by broad themes: the regulation of affect and the attempt to secure future generations...