Emilio Ovuga

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Burden of alcohol use in the Uganda Police in Kampala District
    Emilio Ovuga
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 6:14-20. 2006
  2. pmc Post traumatic stress disorder among former child soldiers attending a rehabilitative service and primary school education in northern Uganda
    Emilio Ovuga
    Faculty of Medicine, Gulu University, P O Box 166, Gulu
    Afr Health Sci 8:136-41. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Childhood and adolescent injuries in elementary schools in north-western Uganda: extent, risk and associated factors
    Milton Mutto
    Pincer Group International Ltd, PO Box 72455, Kampala, 256, Uganda
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 19:357-67. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of suicide ideation in two districts of Uganda
    Emilio Ovuga
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Arch Suicide Res 9:321-32. 2005
  5. pmc Integrating mental health into primary health care: local initiatives from Uganda
    Emilio Ovuga
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    World Psychiatry 6:60-1. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of depression in two districts of Uganda
    Emilio Ovuga
    Dept of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:439-45. 2005

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Burden of alcohol use in the Uganda Police in Kampala District
    Emilio Ovuga
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 6:14-20. 2006
    ..Alcohol dependence is one of the leading causes of the global burden of disease. Among members of the Uganda Police Force, alcohol dependence has been a major contributor of poor mental health, poor work output and forced retirement...
  2. pmc Post traumatic stress disorder among former child soldiers attending a rehabilitative service and primary school education in northern Uganda
    Emilio Ovuga
    Faculty of Medicine, Gulu University, P O Box 166, Gulu
    Afr Health Sci 8:136-41. 2008
    ..This study was prompted by the psychiatric hospitalization of 12 former child soldiers of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) at a rehabilitation school in northern Uganda with a case of mass psychotic behavior...
  3. doi request reprint Childhood and adolescent injuries in elementary schools in north-western Uganda: extent, risk and associated factors
    Milton Mutto
    Pincer Group International Ltd, PO Box 72455, Kampala, 256, Uganda
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 19:357-67. 2012
    ..Childhood injuries are common: the risk is high, gender- and school-specific. Determinants include gender and school. Location and school contexts influence injury risk...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of suicide ideation in two districts of Uganda
    Emilio Ovuga
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Arch Suicide Res 9:321-32. 2005
    ..In-depth observational studies are needed to fully understand the process of suicide ideation in Uganda...
  5. pmc Integrating mental health into primary health care: local initiatives from Uganda
    Emilio Ovuga
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    World Psychiatry 6:60-1. 2007
    ..These initiatives show that it is possible to empower communities to participate in the development of mental health programs in a low-income country...
  6. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of depression in two districts of Uganda
    Emilio Ovuga
    Dept of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:439-45. 2005
    ..Little information is available on the prevalence of depression in Uganda. Given the recent political history of Uganda, depression may be common...