Jackson Orem

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Burkitt's lymphoma in Africa, a review of the epidemiology and etiology
    Jackson Orem
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Mulago Hospital and the Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 7:166-75. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus viral load and serology in childhood non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and chronic inflammatory conditions in Uganda: implications for disease risk and characteristics
    Jackson Orem
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Uganda Cancer Institute, Kampala, Uganda School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    J Med Virol 86:1796-803. 2014
  3. pmc A Population-Level Evaluation of the Effect of Antiretroviral Therapy on Cancer Incidence in Kyadondo County, Uganda, 1999-2008
    Innocent Mutyaba
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Kampala, Uganda Department of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda University of Washington, Seattle, WA Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA and Kampala Cancer Registry, Kampala, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 69:481-6. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Infection-related cancers in sub-saharan Africa: a paradigm for cancer prevention and control
    Fred Okuku
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Kampala, Uganda
    Oncology 84:75-80. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics, treatment and outcome of childhood Burkitt's lymphoma at the Uganda Cancer Institute
    Jackson Orem
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Mulago Hospital and the Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 105:717-26. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics and outcome of children with Burkitt lymphoma in Uganda according to HIV infection
    Jackson Orem
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Mulago Hospital and Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 52:455-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Current investigations and treatment of Burkitt's lymphoma in Africa
    Jackson Orem
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Mulago Hospital, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Doct 38:7-11. 2008
  8. pmc Contribution of HIV infection to mortality among cancer patients in Uganda
    Anna E Coghill
    aFred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center bUniversity of Washington, Seattle, Washington cNational Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA dUCI Hutchinson Cancer Center Alliance eKampala Cancer Registry, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS 27:2933-42. 2013
  9. pmc Agreement between diagnoses of childhood lymphoma assigned in Uganda and by an international reference laboratory
    Jackson Orem
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Uganda Cancer Institute, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    Clin Epidemiol 4:339-47. 2012
  10. pmc The prevalence and distribution of non-communicable diseases and their risk factors in Kasese district, Uganda
    Charles Kiiza Mondo
    Department of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Cardiovasc J Afr 24:52-7. 2013

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Publications12

  1. pmc Burkitt's lymphoma in Africa, a review of the epidemiology and etiology
    Jackson Orem
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Mulago Hospital and the Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 7:166-75. 2007
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus viral load and serology in childhood non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and chronic inflammatory conditions in Uganda: implications for disease risk and characteristics
    Jackson Orem
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Uganda Cancer Institute, Kampala, Uganda School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    J Med Virol 86:1796-803. 2014
    ..This study supports an association between virological and serological markers of EBV and childhood non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, irrespective of subtype, in Uganda...
  3. pmc A Population-Level Evaluation of the Effect of Antiretroviral Therapy on Cancer Incidence in Kyadondo County, Uganda, 1999-2008
    Innocent Mutyaba
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Kampala, Uganda Department of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda University of Washington, Seattle, WA Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA and Kampala Cancer Registry, Kampala, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 69:481-6. 2015
    ..We sought to evaluate whether increasing availability of ART is associated with changing cancer incidence in Uganda...
  4. doi request reprint Infection-related cancers in sub-saharan Africa: a paradigm for cancer prevention and control
    Fred Okuku
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Kampala, Uganda
    Oncology 84:75-80. 2013
    ..Finally, policies that acknowledge infection-related cancers as a major problem in the region should be in place...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics, treatment and outcome of childhood Burkitt's lymphoma at the Uganda Cancer Institute
    Jackson Orem
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Mulago Hospital and the Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 105:717-26. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics and outcome of children with Burkitt lymphoma in Uganda according to HIV infection
    Jackson Orem
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Mulago Hospital and Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 52:455-8. 2009
    ..Characteristics of children with Burkitt lymphoma (BL) and HIV infection have not been described in Uganda before...
  7. doi request reprint Current investigations and treatment of Burkitt's lymphoma in Africa
    Jackson Orem
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Mulago Hospital, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Doct 38:7-11. 2008
    ..Documentation of HIV status through counselling should be offered to all patients...
  8. pmc Contribution of HIV infection to mortality among cancer patients in Uganda
    Anna E Coghill
    aFred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center bUniversity of Washington, Seattle, Washington cNational Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA dUCI Hutchinson Cancer Center Alliance eKampala Cancer Registry, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS 27:2933-42. 2013
    ..Little is known, however, about how HIV affects cancer survival in these settings. We therefore investigated the role of HIV in cancer survival in Uganda...
  9. pmc Agreement between diagnoses of childhood lymphoma assigned in Uganda and by an international reference laboratory
    Jackson Orem
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Uganda Cancer Institute, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda School of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    Clin Epidemiol 4:339-47. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc The prevalence and distribution of non-communicable diseases and their risk factors in Kasese district, Uganda
    Charles Kiiza Mondo
    Department of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Cardiovasc J Afr 24:52-7. 2013
    ..Hospital-based data from urban centres report an increasing burden of NCDs in Uganda. This population-based survey aimed to describe the prevalence of risk factors for NCDs in a rural Ugandan district...
  11. doi request reprint Burkitt lymphoma in Uganda, the legacy of Denis Burkitt and an update on the disease status
    Victoria Walusansa
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Kampala, Uganda
    Br J Haematol 156:757-60. 2012
    ..In summary, BL, as a disease entity in Uganda, has maintained the same clinical characteristics since its discovery, despite the emergence of HIV during the intervening period...
  12. doi request reprint The roles of national cancer research institutions in evolving a comprehensive cancer control program in a developing country: experience from Uganda
    Jackson Orem
    Uganda Cancer Institute, Mulago Hospital and the Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
    Oncology 77:272-80. 2009
    ..Evidence for feasibility should be provided to governments to help in formulating policies supportive of cancer control in these countries...