Gerry Mshana

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Affiliation: National Institute for Medical Research
Country: Tanzania

Publications

  1. doi Traditional male circumcision practices among the Kurya of North-eastern Tanzania and implications for national programmes
    Gerry Mshana
    Health Systems and Policy Research, National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    AIDS Care 23:1111-6. 2011
  2. doi Using vignettes in qualitative research to explore barriers and facilitating factors to the uptake of prevention of mother-to-child transmission services in rural Tanzania: a critical analysis
    Annabelle Gourlay
    National Institute for Medical Research, P, O, Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Med Res Methodol 14:21. 2014
  3. pmc 'We call it the shaking illness': perceptions and experiences of Parkinson's disease in rural northern Tanzania
    Gerry Mshana
    National Institute for Medical Research, P O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:219. 2011
  4. pmc "Half plate of rice to a male casual sexual partner, full plate belongs to the husband": findings from a qualitative study on sexual behaviour in relation to HIV and AIDS in northern Tanzania
    Joseph R Mwanga
    National Institute for Medical Research, PO Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:957. 2011
  5. pmc Policy environment and male circumcision for HIV prevention: findings from a situation analysis study in Tanzania
    Joseph R Mwanga
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:506. 2011
  6. pmc Acceptability of medical male circumcision in the traditionally circumcising communities in Northern Tanzania
    Mwita Wambura
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:373. 2011
  7. doi Recall, relevance and application of an in-school sexual and reproductive health intervention 7-9 years later: perspectives of rural Tanzanian young people
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, P O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Health Promot Int 28:311-21. 2013

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Publications7

  1. doi Traditional male circumcision practices among the Kurya of North-eastern Tanzania and implications for national programmes
    Gerry Mshana
    Health Systems and Policy Research, National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    AIDS Care 23:1111-6. 2011
    ..For the success of nation-wide MC programmes, there is need to develop programmes that incorporate both clinical and sociocultural interests...
  2. doi Using vignettes in qualitative research to explore barriers and facilitating factors to the uptake of prevention of mother-to-child transmission services in rural Tanzania: a critical analysis
    Annabelle Gourlay
    National Institute for Medical Research, P, O, Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Med Res Methodol 14:21. 2014
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  3. pmc 'We call it the shaking illness': perceptions and experiences of Parkinson's disease in rural northern Tanzania
    Gerry Mshana
    National Institute for Medical Research, P O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:219. 2011
    ..This paper presents findings from a qualitative research study on how PD is perceived and treated in a population of approximately 161,000 within a demographic surveillance site in rural Tanzania...
  4. pmc "Half plate of rice to a male casual sexual partner, full plate belongs to the husband": findings from a qualitative study on sexual behaviour in relation to HIV and AIDS in northern Tanzania
    Joseph R Mwanga
    National Institute for Medical Research, PO Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:957. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Policy environment and male circumcision for HIV prevention: findings from a situation analysis study in Tanzania
    Joseph R Mwanga
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:506. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Acceptability of medical male circumcision in the traditionally circumcising communities in Northern Tanzania
    Mwita Wambura
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 11:373. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to assess the acceptability of safe medical circumcision before the onset of sexual activity for HIV infection risk reduction in a traditionally circumcising community in Tanzania...
  7. doi Recall, relevance and application of an in-school sexual and reproductive health intervention 7-9 years later: perspectives of rural Tanzanian young people
    Joyce Wamoyi
    National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, P O Box 1462, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Health Promot Int 28:311-21. 2013
    ..ASRH interventions should address structural factors such as the quality of parenting and explicitly link interventions to young peoples' future aspiration. ..