Makandwe Nyirenda

Summary

Affiliation: Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence and correlates of depression among HIV-infected and -affected older people in rural South Africa
    M Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Somkhele, South Africa School of Social Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 151:31-8. 2013
  2. pmc Health, wellbeing, and disability among older people infected or affected by HIV in Uganda and South Africa
    Makandwe Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Somkhele, South Africa
    Glob Health Action 6:19201. 2013
  3. pmc An investigation of factors associated with the health and well-being of HIV-infected or HIV-affected older people in rural South Africa
    Makandwe Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, R618 Enroute Somkhele, Mtubatuba 3935, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 12:259. 2012
  4. pmc Adjusting HIV prevalence for survey non-response using mortality rates: an application of the method using surveillance data from Rural South Africa
    Makandwe Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 5:e12370. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Mortality levels and trends by HIV serostatus in rural South Africa
    Makandwe Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    AIDS 21:S73-9. 2007
  6. pmc Cohort Profile: Africa Centre Demographic Information System (ACDIS) and population-based HIV survey
    Frank Tanser
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, South Africa
    Int J Epidemiol 37:956-62. 2008

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Prevalence and correlates of depression among HIV-infected and -affected older people in rural South Africa
    M Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Somkhele, South Africa School of Social Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 151:31-8. 2013
    ..Little is known about depression in older people in sub-Saharan Africa, the associated impact of HIV, and the influence on health perceptions...
  2. pmc Health, wellbeing, and disability among older people infected or affected by HIV in Uganda and South Africa
    Makandwe Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Somkhele, South Africa
    Glob Health Action 6:19201. 2013
    ..To describe and compare the health status, emotional wellbeing, and functional status of older people in Uganda and South Africa who are HIV infected or affected by HIV in their families...
  3. pmc An investigation of factors associated with the health and well-being of HIV-infected or HIV-affected older people in rural South Africa
    Makandwe Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, R618 Enroute Somkhele, Mtubatuba 3935, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 12:259. 2012
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  4. pmc Adjusting HIV prevalence for survey non-response using mortality rates: an application of the method using surveillance data from Rural South Africa
    Makandwe Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 5:e12370. 2010
    ..The study objective was to evaluate whether population HIV prevalence estimates can be adjusted for survey non-response using mortality rates...
  5. doi request reprint Mortality levels and trends by HIV serostatus in rural South Africa
    Makandwe Nyirenda
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
    AIDS 21:S73-9. 2007
    ..To examine mortality differentials in HIV-infected and uninfected adults by demographic characteristics and the effect of non-testing on the level and pattern of age-sex specific mortality...
  6. pmc Cohort Profile: Africa Centre Demographic Information System (ACDIS) and population-based HIV survey
    Frank Tanser
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, South Africa
    Int J Epidemiol 37:956-62. 2008