Anthony K Ngugi

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Publications

  1. ncbi Incidence of convulsive epilepsy in a rural area in Kenya
    Anthony K Ngugi
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya
    Epilepsia 54:1352-9. 2013
  2. pmc Prevalence of active convulsive epilepsy in sub-Saharan Africa and associated risk factors: cross-sectional and case-control studies
    Anthony K Ngugi
    Studies of Epidemiology of Epilepsy in Demographic Surveillance Systems, International Network for the Demographic Evaluation of Populations and Their Health INDEPTH, Accra, Ghana
    Lancet Neurol 12:253-63. 2013
  3. doi Evaluation of Kilifi epilepsy education programme: a randomized controlled trial
    Fredrick Ibinda
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya
    Epilepsia 55:344-52. 2014
  4. doi Premature mortality in active convulsive epilepsy in rural Kenya: causes and associated factors
    Anthony K Ngugi
    From the KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme A K N, G F, E C, R O, E B, C R N, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health A K N, C B, I K, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom Studies of Epidemiology of Epilepsy in Demographic Surveillance Systems SEEDS INDEPTH Network A K N, E B, C R N, Accra, Ghana Research Support Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences A K N, Aga Khan University East Africa, Nairobi, Kenya MRC Tropical Epidemiology Group, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health C B, I K, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom Nuffield Department of Medicine G F, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, United Kingdom Neurosciences Unit B N, C R N, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom NIHR University College London Hospitals Biomedical Research Centre, Department of Clinical and Experimental Epilepsy J W S, UCL Institute of Neurology, London
    Neurology 82:582-9. 2014
  5. pmc Estimation of the burden of active and life-time epilepsy: a meta-analytic approach
    Anthony K Ngugi
    The Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, KEMRI, Kilifi, Kenya
    Epilepsia 51:883-90. 2010
  6. pmc Risk factors associated with the epilepsy treatment gap in Kilifi, Kenya: a cross-sectional study
    Caroline K Mbuba
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya
    Lancet Neurol 11:688-96. 2012
  7. doi Clinical features, proximate causes, and consequences of active convulsive epilepsy in Africa
    Symon M Kariuki
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kilifi, Kenya Studies of Epidemiology of Epilepsy in Demographic Surveillance Systems SEEDS INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 55:76-85. 2014
  8. ncbi Exposure to multiple parasites is associated with the prevalence of active convulsive epilepsy in sub-saharan Africa
    Gathoni Kamuyu
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, The Centre of Geographical Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya Studies of the Epidemiology of Epilepsy in Demographic Surveillance Systems SEEDS INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e2908. 2014
  9. pmc The validation of a three-stage screening methodology for detecting active convulsive epilepsy in population-based studies in health and demographic surveillance systems
    Anthony K Ngugi
    The Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 9:8. 2012
  10. pmc Incidence of epilepsy: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Anthony K Ngugi
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, KEMRI, Kilifi 80108, Kenya
    Neurology 77:1005-12. 2011

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  1. ncbi Incidence of convulsive epilepsy in a rural area in Kenya
    Anthony K Ngugi
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya
    Epilepsia 54:1352-9. 2013
    ..We determined the incidence of convulsive epilepsy (CE) in a large rural population in Kenya...
  2. pmc Prevalence of active convulsive epilepsy in sub-Saharan Africa and associated risk factors: cross-sectional and case-control studies
    Anthony K Ngugi
    Studies of Epidemiology of Epilepsy in Demographic Surveillance Systems, International Network for the Demographic Evaluation of Populations and Their Health INDEPTH, Accra, Ghana
    Lancet Neurol 12:253-63. 2013
    ..We assessed the prevalence and risk factors of active convulsive epilepsy across five centres in this region...
  3. doi Evaluation of Kilifi epilepsy education programme: a randomized controlled trial
    Fredrick Ibinda
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya
    Epilepsia 55:344-52. 2014
    ..The primary outcome was adherence to antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) as measured by drug levels in the blood, and the secondary outcomes were seizure frequency and Kilifi Epilepsy Beliefs and Attitudes Scores (KEBAS)...
  4. doi Premature mortality in active convulsive epilepsy in rural Kenya: causes and associated factors
    Anthony K Ngugi
    From the KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme A K N, G F, E C, R O, E B, C R N, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health A K N, C B, I K, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom Studies of Epidemiology of Epilepsy in Demographic Surveillance Systems SEEDS INDEPTH Network A K N, E B, C R N, Accra, Ghana Research Support Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences A K N, Aga Khan University East Africa, Nairobi, Kenya MRC Tropical Epidemiology Group, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health C B, I K, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom Nuffield Department of Medicine G F, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, United Kingdom Neurosciences Unit B N, C R N, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom NIHR University College London Hospitals Biomedical Research Centre, Department of Clinical and Experimental Epilepsy J W S, UCL Institute of Neurology, London
    Neurology 82:582-9. 2014
    ..We estimated premature mortality and identified causes of death and associated factors in people with active convulsive epilepsy (ACE) in rural Kenya...
  5. pmc Estimation of the burden of active and life-time epilepsy: a meta-analytic approach
    Anthony K Ngugi
    The Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, KEMRI, Kilifi, Kenya
    Epilepsia 51:883-90. 2010
    ..To estimate the burden of lifetime epilepsy (LTE) and active epilepsy (AE) and examine the influence of study characteristics on prevalence estimates...
  6. pmc Risk factors associated with the epilepsy treatment gap in Kilifi, Kenya: a cross-sectional study
    Caroline K Mbuba
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya
    Lancet Neurol 11:688-96. 2012
    ..We measured the prevalence of and investigated risk factors for the epilepsy treatment gap in rural Kenya...
  7. doi Clinical features, proximate causes, and consequences of active convulsive epilepsy in Africa
    Symon M Kariuki
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kilifi, Kenya Studies of Epidemiology of Epilepsy in Demographic Surveillance Systems SEEDS INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Epilepsia 55:76-85. 2014
    ..We described active convulsive epilepsy (ACE) identified in cross-sectional community-based surveys in SSA, to understand the proximate causes, features, and consequences...
  8. ncbi Exposure to multiple parasites is associated with the prevalence of active convulsive epilepsy in sub-saharan Africa
    Gathoni Kamuyu
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, The Centre of Geographical Medicine Research Coast, Kilifi, Kenya Studies of the Epidemiology of Epilepsy in Demographic Surveillance Systems SEEDS INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e2908. 2014
    ..We investigated the relationship between exposure to parasitic infections, particularly multiple infections and active convulsive epilepsy (ACE), in five sites across sub-Saharan Africa...
  9. pmc The validation of a three-stage screening methodology for detecting active convulsive epilepsy in population-based studies in health and demographic surveillance systems
    Anthony K Ngugi
    The Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 9:8. 2012
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  10. pmc Incidence of epilepsy: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Anthony K Ngugi
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, KEMRI, Kilifi 80108, Kenya
    Neurology 77:1005-12. 2011
    ..To estimate the pooled incidence of epilepsy from published studies and investigate sources of heterogeneity in the estimates...
  11. pmc The epilepsy treatment gap in developing countries: a systematic review of the magnitude, causes, and intervention strategies
    Caroline K Mbuba
    The Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, KEMRI, Kilifi, Kenya
    Epilepsia 49:1491-503. 2008
    ..These factors have been addressed using different intervention strategies, such as education and supply of AEDs. Future research should estimate the TG coherently and develop sustainable interventions that will address the causes...