Fasil Tekola

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Publications

  1. pmc Tailoring consent to context: designing an appropriate consent process for a biomedical study in a low income setting
    Fasil Tekola
    School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e482. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Economic costs of endemic non-filarial elephantiasis in Wolaita Zone, Ethiopia
    Fasil Tekola
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1136-44. 2006
  3. pmc Impact of social stigma on the process of obtaining informed consent for genetic research on podoconiosis: a qualitative study
    Fasil Tekola
    School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Med Ethics 10:13. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Podoconiosis: non-infectious geochemical elephantiasis
    Gail Davey
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 9806, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:1175-80. 2007

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Tailoring consent to context: designing an appropriate consent process for a biomedical study in a low income setting
    Fasil Tekola
    School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e482. 2009
    ..The study was conducted prior to a family-based genetic study among people with podoconiosis (non-filarial elephantiasis) in southern Ethiopia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Economic costs of endemic non-filarial elephantiasis in Wolaita Zone, Ethiopia
    Fasil Tekola
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1136-44. 2006
    ..It is a major public health problem in countries in tropical Africa, Central America and North India...
  3. pmc Impact of social stigma on the process of obtaining informed consent for genetic research on podoconiosis: a qualitative study
    Fasil Tekola
    School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Med Ethics 10:13. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the impact of social stigma on the process of obtaining consent for a study on the genetics of podoconiosis in Southern Ethiopia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Podoconiosis: non-infectious geochemical elephantiasis
    Gail Davey
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 9806, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:1175-80. 2007
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