Abebaw Fekadu

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Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Non-fatal suicidal behaviour in rural Ethiopia: a cross-sectional facility- and population-based study
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 16:75. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Development of a scalable mental healthcare plan for a rural district in Ethiopia
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Abebaw Fekadu, MD, PhD, MRCPsych, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Department of Psychological Medicine, Centre for Affective Disorders, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience and Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, King s College London, London, UK Charlotte Hanlon, PhD, MRCPsych, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, King s College London, London, UK Girmay Medhin, PhD, Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Atalay Alem, MD, PhD, Medhin Selamu, MA, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Tedla W Giorgis, PhD, Federal Ministry of Health of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Fukui
    Br J Psychiatry 208:s4-s12. 2016
  3. pmc International Clinical Trial Day and clinical trials in Ethiopia and Africa
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Zambia Street, PO Box 9086, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trials 15:493. 2014
  4. pmc Global mental health: perspectives from Ethiopia
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Centre for Affective Disorders, King s College London, London, UK Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Glob Health Action 7:25447. 2014
  5. pmc Movement disorders in neuroleptic-naïve patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Moges Ayehu
    Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 14:280. 2014
  6. pmc Population level mental distress in rural Ethiopia
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 9086, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 14:194. 2014
  7. pmc Suicide and suicide attempts in people with severe mental disorders in Butajira, Ethiopia: 10 year follow-up of a population-based cohort
    Teshome Shibre
    Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 14:150. 2014
  8. pmc Adjuvant therapy with minocycline for schizophrenia (The MINOS Trial): study protocol for a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled trial
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trials 14:406. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term impact of residual symptoms in treatment-resistant depression
    Abebaw Fekadu
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Section of Neurobiology of Mood Disorders, England, UK
    Can J Psychiatry 56:549-57. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Prediction of longer-term outcome of treatment-resistant depression in tertiary care
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 9086, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Br J Psychiatry 201:369-75. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Non-fatal suicidal behaviour in rural Ethiopia: a cross-sectional facility- and population-based study
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 16:75. 2016
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Development of a scalable mental healthcare plan for a rural district in Ethiopia
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Abebaw Fekadu, MD, PhD, MRCPsych, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Department of Psychological Medicine, Centre for Affective Disorders, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience and Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, King s College London, London, UK Charlotte Hanlon, PhD, MRCPsych, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, King s College London, London, UK Girmay Medhin, PhD, Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Atalay Alem, MD, PhD, Medhin Selamu, MA, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Tedla W Giorgis, PhD, Federal Ministry of Health of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Fukui
    Br J Psychiatry 208:s4-s12. 2016
    ..The MHCP represented an essential framework for the provision of integrated care and may be a useful template for similar LMIC. ..
  3. pmc International Clinical Trial Day and clinical trials in Ethiopia and Africa
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Zambia Street, PO Box 9086, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trials 15:493. 2014
    ..In this commentary we reflect on the celebration of ICTD, the status and opportunities for conducting clinical trials and the way forward for facilitating clinical trials in Ethiopia and Africa. ..
  4. pmc Global mental health: perspectives from Ethiopia
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Centre for Affective Disorders, King s College London, London, UK Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Glob Health Action 7:25447. 2014
    ..Although the treatment gap is a useful construct to measure access and equitability of care, it fails to communicate the real-life consequences of the treatment gap and the urgent need to address care disparities...
  5. pmc Movement disorders in neuroleptic-naïve patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Moges Ayehu
    Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 14:280. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the extent of SMDs among antipsychotic-naïve patients in a low income setting, and to evaluate contextually relevant risk factors...
  6. pmc Population level mental distress in rural Ethiopia
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 9086, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 14:194. 2014
    ....
  7. pmc Suicide and suicide attempts in people with severe mental disorders in Butajira, Ethiopia: 10 year follow-up of a population-based cohort
    Teshome Shibre
    Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 14:150. 2014
    ..However, research into suicide attempts and completed suicide in people with SMD in low- and middle-income countries is mostly limited to patients attending psychiatric facilities where selection bias is likely to be high...
  8. pmc Adjuvant therapy with minocycline for schizophrenia (The MINOS Trial): study protocol for a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled trial
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trials 14:406. 2013
    ..In this study we aim to assess the efficacy of adjunctive minocycline to alleviate symptoms of schizophrenia in patients who have failed to respond to a therapeutic trial of antipsychotic medications...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term impact of residual symptoms in treatment-resistant depression
    Abebaw Fekadu
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Section of Neurobiology of Mood Disorders, England, UK
    Can J Psychiatry 56:549-57. 2011
    ..The aim of our study was to assess the impact of posttreatment clinical states on longer-term outcome...
  10. doi request reprint Prediction of longer-term outcome of treatment-resistant depression in tertiary care
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 9086, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Br J Psychiatry 201:369-75. 2012
    ..Systematic studies on the outcome of treatment-resistant depression are scarce...
  11. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasmosis as a cause for behaviour disorders--overview of evidence and mechanisms
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 57:105-13. 2010
    ..The neurotropic protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii is one of the main candidates and has been associated with various psychiatric conditions, including schizophrenia...
  12. doi request reprint Five-year clinical course and outcome of schizophrenia in Ethiopia
    Solomon Teferra
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Schizophr Res 136:137-42. 2012
    ..We reported the short-term follow-up which showed unfavorable outcome. We followed-up the cohort further to determine the 5-year outcome of schizophrenia and to compare the results with the WHO reports...
  13. doi request reprint Longitudinal course of symptom severity and fluctuation in patients with treatment-resistant unipolar and bipolar depression
    Francis K Vergunst
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Affective Disorders Research Group, Box P074, 103 Denmark Hill, SE5 8AF, London, UK
    Psychiatry Res 207:143-9. 2013
    ..We suggest that the longitudinal illness course is an important outcome to be considered in future TRD research...
  14. pmc Clinical course and outcome of schizophrenia in a predominantly treatment-naive cohort in rural Ethiopia
    Atalay Alem
    Medical Faculty, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Schizophr Bull 35:646-54. 2009
    ..Improving access to treatment may be the logical next step to improve outcome of schizophrenia in this setting...
  15. doi request reprint Validity of the concept of minor depression in a developing country setting
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Section of Epidemiology, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:22-8. 2008
    ..Minor depressive disorder seems to be a useful and valid diagnostic construct with particular clinical significance in this and, possibly, similar developing country settings...
  16. pmc Trimethoprim as adjuvant treatment in schizophrenia: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial
    Teshome Shibre
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Schizophr Bull 36:846-51. 2010
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of specialist inpatient treatment for refractory affective disorders
    Sarah C Wooderson
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Section of Neurobiology of Mood Disorders, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    J Affect Disord 131:92-103. 2011
    ..Little data exist to inform the treatment of severe and resistant affective disorders. We report here the effectiveness of specialist multimodal inpatient treatment for refractory affective disorders...
  18. ncbi request reprint Utility of the concept of minor depressive disorder: evidence from a large rural community sample in a developing country setting
    Abebaw Fekadu
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Affect Disord 104:111-8. 2007
    ..Evidence on the utility of the minor depressive disorder diagnostic construct in rural communities and developing countries is scarce...
  19. ncbi request reprint A multidimensional tool to quantify treatment resistance in depression: the Maudsley staging method
    Abebaw Fekadu
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Section of Neurobiology of Mood Disorders, Department of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:177-84. 2009
    ..However, current unitary models of staging fail to represent its complexity. We aimed to devise a model to stage treatment-resistant depression, taking into account the core factors contributing to treatment failure...
  20. doi request reprint Evaluation of district mental healthcare plans: the PRIME consortium methodology
    Mary J De Silva
    Mary J De Silva, MSc, PhD, Sujit D Rathod, MSc, PhD, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Charlotte Hanlon, MRCPsych, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King s College London, London, UK Erica Breuer, MPH, Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Dan Chisholm, PhD, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland Abebaw Fekadu, MD, PhD, MRCPsych, Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Department of Psychological Medicine
    Br J Psychiatry 208:s63-70. 2016
    ..Although challenging, such methods may be replicated across diverse settings. ..
  21. doi request reprint The impact of childhood adversity on suicidality and clinical course in treatment-resistant depression
    Catherine Tunnard
    Division of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Section of Neurobiology of Mood Disorders, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, UK The National Affective Disorder Unit, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, UK
    J Affect Disord 152:122-30. 2014
    ..Childhood adversity is a risk factor for the development of depression and can also affect clinical course. We investigated this specifically in treatment-resistant depression (TRD)...
  22. pmc Five-year mortality in a cohort of people with schizophrenia in Ethiopia
    Solomon Teferra
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 11:165. 2011
    ..Both natural and unnatural causes were reported. However, there is dearth of evidence from low and middle income (LAMIC) countries, particularly in Africa. To our knowledge this is the first community based report from Africa...
  23. doi request reprint The Maudsley Staging Method for treatment-resistant depression: prediction of longer-term outcome and persistence of symptoms
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Institute of Psychiatry, Section of Neurobiology of Mood Disorders, Department of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, King s College London, United Kingdom
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:952-7. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that patients with higher scores on the MSM would experience a worse longer-term outcome in terms of time spent in a depressive episode and level of functional impairment...
  24. ncbi request reprint Predictors of carer-burden in schizophrenia: a five-year follow-up study in Butajira, Ethiopia
    Teshome Shibre
    Addis Ababa University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 50:125-33. 2012
    ..We assessed carer-burden and its predictors in a traditional rural Ethiopian community in order to establish the longitudinal course of carer-burden and factors predicting changes...
  25. doi request reprint Validity of brief screening questionnaires to detect depression in primary care in Ethiopia
    Charlotte Hanlon
    Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Ethiopia King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Health Services and Population Research Department, Centre for Global Mental Health, UK Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 186:32-9. 2015
    ..Brief depression screening questionnaires may increase detection of depression in primary care settings but there have been few validation studies carried out in typical populations in low-income countries...
  26. ncbi request reprint The distribution of mental disorders among an isolated island community in southern Ethiopia
    Derege Kebede
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 43:71-7. 2005
    ..The Zeway islanders are completely different from the surrounding cultural groups, in the midst of whom they have been living in isolation for over three centuries...
  27. doi request reprint Excess mortality in severe mental illness: 10-year population-based cohort study in rural Ethiopia
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Abebaw Fekadu, MD, MSc, MRCPsych, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Department of Psychological Medicine, Centre for Affective Disorders, London, UK Girmay Medhin, MSc, PhD, Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Derege Kebede, MD, DSC, WHO Regional Office for Africa, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo Atalay Alem, MD, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Anthony J Cleare, Bsc, MBBS, MRCPsych, PhD, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Department of Psychological Medicine
    Br J Psychiatry 206:289-96. 2015
    ..Evidence on mortality in severe mental illness (SMI) comes primarily from clinical samples in high-income countries...
  28. doi request reprint District mental healthcare plans for five low- and middle-income countries: commonalities, variations and evidence gaps
    Charlotte Hanlon
    Charlotte Hanlon, MRCPsych, PhD, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King s College London, UK Abebaw Fekadu, MD, PhD, MRCPsych, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Mark Jordans, PhD, HealthNet TPO, Research and Development Department, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King s College London, London, UK Fred Kigozi, MBChB, MMed, Butabika National Referral and Teaching Mental Hospital, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda Inge Petersen, PhD, Beijing Institute for Neurosciences
    Br J Psychiatry 208:s47-54. 2016
    ..ConclusionsApplication of a standardised methodological approach to MHCP across five LMIC allowed identification of core and site-specific interventions needed for implementation. ..
  29. doi request reprint Beyond the biomedical: community resources for mental health care in rural Ethiopia
    Medhin Selamu
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 10:e0126666. 2015
    ..Resource mapping can be informative in developing complex mental health interventions, particularly in settings with limited formal mental health resources...
  30. doi request reprint Long-term symptomatic and functional outcome following an intensive inpatient multidisciplinary intervention for treatment-resistant affective disorders
    Sarah C Wooderson
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Affective Disorders Research Group, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, UK The National Affective Disorders Unit, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, Bethlem Royal Hospital, Monks Orchard Road, Beckenham, Kent BR3 3BX, UK
    J Affect Disord 166:334-42. 2014
    ..The natural history of treatment-resistant depression (TRD) is poor, with high rates of chronicity and recurrence. We describe longer-term symptomatic and functional outcome following multimodal intensive inpatient treatment for TRD...
  31. pmc Internalized stigma among patients with schizophrenia in Ethiopia: a cross-sectional facility-based study
    Dereje Assefa
    Amanuel Specialized Mental Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 12:239. 2012
    ..We conducted a study to determine the extent, domains and correlates of internalized stigma amongst outpatients with schizophrenia in Ethiopia...
  32. doi request reprint What happens to patients with treatment-resistant depression? A systematic review of medium to long term outcome studies
    Abebaw Fekadu
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Division of Psychological Medicine, Section of Neurobiology of Mood Disorders, PO 074, 103 Denmark Hill, London, SE5 8AZ, UK
    J Affect Disord 116:4-11. 2009
    ..We conducted a systematic review of outcome studies of TRD in order to summarise findings on the longer term outcome of TRD and make recommendations...
  33. ncbi request reprint Community diagnosis of common skin diseases in the Zay community of the Zeway Islands, Ethiopia
    Ruth Leekassa
    ALERT Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 43:189-95. 2005
    ..Skin diseases are common public health problems throughout the world. Studies on skin problems are rare in Ethiopia. Easy and cheap methods of identifying skin conditions in the community are poorly developed in the country...
  34. doi request reprint Estimating the cost of implementing district mental healthcare plans in five low- and middle-income countries: the PRIME study
    Dan Chisholm
    Dan Chisholm, PhD, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland Soumitra Burman Roy, MSc, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Abebaw Fekadu, MD, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia Tasneem Kathree, MSc, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa Dorothy Kizza, PhD, Butabika Mental Hospital, Kampala, Uganda Nagendra P Luitel, MA, Transcultural Psychosocial Organization TPO Nepal, Kathmandu, Nepal Inge Petersen, PhD, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa Rahul Shidhaye, MD, Public Health Foundation of India, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi, India Mary De Silva, PhD, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, Charleston
    Br J Psychiatry 208:s71-8. 2016
    ..10 per head of population.ConclusionsEstimation of resource needs and costs for district-level mental health services provides relevant information concerning the financial feasibility of locally developed plans for successful scale up. ..
  35. doi request reprint Developing a mental health care plan in a low resource setting: the theory of change approach
    Maji Hailemariam
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, PO Box 9086, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Health Serv Res 15:429. 2015
    ..The work was part of a cross-country study, the Programme for Improving Mental Health Care (PRIME) which focuses on developing evidence on the integration of mental health in to primary care...
  36. doi request reprint Hazardous alcohol use and associated factors in a rural Ethiopian district: a cross-sectional community survey
    Solomon Teferra
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 16:218. 2016
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Task sharing for the care of severe mental disorders in a low-income country (TaSCS): study protocol for a randomised, controlled, non-inferiority trial
    Charlotte Hanlon
    Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trials 17:76. 2016
    ..However, the effectiveness, acceptability, feasibility and sustainability of this service model for people with a severe mental disorder (SMD) have not been evaluated in a low-income country...
  38. doi request reprint Planning and evaluating mental health services in low- and middle-income countries using theory of change
    Erica Breuer
    Erica Breuer, MPH, Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Mary J De Silva, BA, MSc, PhD, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Rahul Shidaye, MBBS, MD, Public Health Foundation of India, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India and Maastricht University CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht, The Netherlands Inge Petersen, Bsc, BSc Hons, MSc, PhD, School of Applied Human Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Howard College Campus, Durban, South Africa Juliet Nakku, MBChB, MMed, Butabika National Mental Hospital, Kampala, Uganda Mark J D Jordans, MSc, PhD, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 208:s55-62. 2016
    ..ConclusionsToC is a valuable participatory method that can be used to develop MHCPs and plan their evaluation. ..
  39. doi request reprint Violence and violent victimization in people with severe mental illness in a rural low-income country setting: a comparative cross-sectional community study
    Ruth Tsigebrhan
    Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 152:275-82. 2014
    ..Violence perpetrated by and against people with severe mental illness (SMI) is important but rarely investigated in low- and middle income countries...
  40. ncbi request reprint Bipolar disorder among an isolated island community in Ethiopia
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales College Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    J Affect Disord 80:1-10. 2004
    ..The Zeway islanders have lived in geographic and cultural isolation for over three centuries...
  41. pmc Challenges and opportunities for implementing integrated mental health care: a district level situation analysis from five low- and middle-income countries
    Charlotte Hanlon
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Centre for Global Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e88437. 2014
    ..The purpose was to inform development and implementation of a comprehensive district plan to integrate mental health into primary care...