- Differences in risky sexual behaviors and HIV prevalence of circumcised and uncircumcised men in Uganda: evidence from a 2011 cross-sectional national surveySimon P S Kibira
School of Public Health, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
Reprod Health 11:25. 2014..We assessed the association between male circumcision, risky sexual behaviors and HIV prevalence among men in a nationally representative sample...
- Recognition and home care of low birth weight neonates: a qualitative study of knowledge, beliefs and practices of mothers in Iganga-Mayuge Health and Demographic Surveillance Site, UgandaElizabeth L Nabiwemba
School of Public Health, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, P, O, Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
BMC Public Health 14:546. 2014..This study explored mothers' knowledge, beliefs and practices in recognising and providing home care for low birth weight babies...
- The organization and implementation of community-based education programs for health worker training institutions in UgandaDan Kaye
Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, 21205, USA
BMC Int Health Hum Rights 11:S4. 2011..This study was undertaken to assess the scope and nature of community-based education for various health worker cadres in Uganda...
- Research translation to inform national health policies: learning from multiple perspectives in UgandaFreddie Ssengooba
Makerere University College of Health Sciences, School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
BMC Int Health Hum Rights 11:S13. 2011....
- Perception and valuations of community-based education and service by alumni at Makerere University College of Health SciencesAndrew Mwanika
College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
BMC Int Health Hum Rights 11:S5. 2011....
- The effects of enhanced access to antiretroviral therapy: a qualitative study of community perceptions in Kampala city, UgandaLynn Atuyambe
Behavioural Surveillance Program, Academic Alliance for AIDS Care and Prevention in Africa, Makerere University School of Public Health, P O Box 7072, Kampala
Afr Health Sci 8:13-9. 2008..This study examined community perceptions and beliefs on whether enhanced access to ARVs increases risk behaviour. It also examined people's fears regarding HIV/AIDS infection and the use of ARVs...
- Seeking safety and empathy: adolescent health seeking behavior during pregnancy and early motherhood in central UgandaLynn Atuyambe
Department of Community Health and Behavioral Sciences, Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
J Adolesc 32:781-96. 2009..This will in long-term have an impact on the reduction of morbidity and mortality among adolescent mothers and their newborns...
- Uptake of family planning methods and unplanned pregnancies among HIV-infected individuals: a cross-sectional survey among clients at HIV clinics in UgandaRhoda K Wanyenze
Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
J Int AIDS Soc 14:35. 2011..The aim of this study was to assess the utilization of family planning and unintended pregnancies among HIV-infected people in Uganda...
- Do religion and religiosity have anything to do with alcohol consumption patterns? Evidence from two fish landing sites on Lake Victoria UgandaNazarius M Tumwesigye
1School of Public Health, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
Subst Use Misuse 48:1130-7. 2013..45-10.04) compared with those reporting low/average religiosity. Religion and religiosity are potential channels for controlling alcohol use. ..
- Maintaining quality of health services after abolition of user fees: a Uganda case studyJuliet Nabyonga-Orem
Health Systems Unit, World Health Organization, Kampala, Uganda
BMC Health Serv Res 8:102. 2008..The outcome of the study may then provide insights into policy actions to maintain quality of care following removal of user fees...
- Examining the actions of faith-based organizations and their influence on HIV/AIDS-related stigma: a case study of UgandaErasmus Otolok-Tanga
Makerere University, Institute of Public Health, Department of Community Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
Afr Health Sci 7:55-60. 2007..Uganda's success in combating HIV/AIDS has been attributed to a number of factors, including political, religious and societal engagement and openness - actors that combat stigma and assist prevention efforts...