A S Muula

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence and Predictors of Environmental Tobacco Smoke Exposure among Adolescents in Cambodia
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and Global Health, School of Public Health, Loma, Linda University, California, US
    Indian J Community Med 35:100-4. 2010
  2. pmc Diarrhoea and acute respiratory infections prevalence and risk factors among under-five children in Iraq in 2000
    Seter Siziya
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Zambia, School of Medicine, Lusaka, Zambia
    Ital J Pediatr 35:8. 2009
  3. pmc Modelling the effect of malaria endemicity on spatial variations in childhood fever, diarrhoea and pneumonia in Malawi
    Lawrence N Kazembe
    Applied Statistics and Epidemiology Research Unit, Mathematical Sciences Department, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi
    Int J Health Geogr 6:33. 2007
  4. pmc Intimate partner violence among pregnant women in Rwanda
    Joseph Ntaganira
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, National University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda
    BMC Womens Health 8:17. 2008
  5. pmc Factors associated with adolescent cigarette smoking in Greece: results from a cross sectional study (GYTS Study)
    George Rachiotis
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Greece
    BMC Public Health 8:313. 2008
  6. pmc Current use of smokeless tobacco among adolescents in the Republic of Congo
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, San Diego State University, California, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:16. 2010
  7. pmc Prevalence and determinants of adolescent tobacco smoking in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Departments of Global Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Loma Linda University School of Public Health, Loma Linda, California, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:176. 2007
  8. pmc Suicidal ideation and associated factors among school-going adolescents in rural Uganda
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Department of Biostatistics, Loma Linda University, School of Public Health, Loma Linda, California, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 7:67. 2007
  9. pmc Harmful lifestyles' clustering among sexually active in-school adolescents in Zambia
    Seter Siziya
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Pediatr 8:6. 2008
  10. pmc Availability of supplies and motivations for accessing voluntary HIV counseling and testing services in Blantyre, Malawi
    Bwanali H Jereni
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:17. 2008

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  1. pmc Prevalence and Predictors of Environmental Tobacco Smoke Exposure among Adolescents in Cambodia
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and Global Health, School of Public Health, Loma, Linda University, California, US
    Indian J Community Med 35:100-4. 2010
    ..To estimate the prevalence and predictors of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure among nonsmoking adolescents in Cambodia...
  2. pmc Diarrhoea and acute respiratory infections prevalence and risk factors among under-five children in Iraq in 2000
    Seter Siziya
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Zambia, School of Medicine, Lusaka, Zambia
    Ital J Pediatr 35:8. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  3. pmc Modelling the effect of malaria endemicity on spatial variations in childhood fever, diarrhoea and pneumonia in Malawi
    Lawrence N Kazembe
    Applied Statistics and Epidemiology Research Unit, Mathematical Sciences Department, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi
    Int J Health Geogr 6:33. 2007
    ..However, little is known about geographical overlaps in these illnesses. Spatial modelling may improve our understanding of the epidemiology of the diseases for efficient and cost-effective control...
  4. pmc Intimate partner violence among pregnant women in Rwanda
    Joseph Ntaganira
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, National University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda
    BMC Womens Health 8:17. 2008
    ..The prevalence and determinants of intimate partner violence (IPV) against pregnant women has not been described in Rwanda. A study was conducted to identify variables associated with IPV among Rwandan pregnant women...
  5. pmc Factors associated with adolescent cigarette smoking in Greece: results from a cross sectional study (GYTS Study)
    George Rachiotis
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Greece
    BMC Public Health 8:313. 2008
    ..Data about the predictors of smoking among adolescents in Greece are sparse. We tried to identify factors associated with current cigarette smoking among in-school adolescents in Greece in the context of GYTS study...
  6. pmc Current use of smokeless tobacco among adolescents in the Republic of Congo
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, San Diego State University, California, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:16. 2010
    ..Tobacco use is a leading cause of global morbidity and mortality. Much of the epidemiologic research on tobacco focuses on smoking, especially cigarette smoking, but little attention on smokeless tobacco (SLT)...
  7. pmc Prevalence and determinants of adolescent tobacco smoking in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Departments of Global Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Loma Linda University School of Public Health, Loma Linda, California, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:176. 2007
    ..Hence, the aim of this study is to estimate the prevalence of smoking and its associations among school-going adolescents in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia...
  8. pmc Suicidal ideation and associated factors among school-going adolescents in rural Uganda
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Department of Biostatistics, Loma Linda University, School of Public Health, Loma Linda, California, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 7:67. 2007
    ..This even occurs despite the fact that some mental health problems may arise from infectious diseases...
  9. pmc Harmful lifestyles' clustering among sexually active in-school adolescents in Zambia
    Seter Siziya
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Pediatr 8:6. 2008
    ..The estimation of prevalence and factors associated with sexual intercourse among in-school adolescents has potential to inform public health interventions aimed at reducing the burden of sex-related diseases in Zambia...
  10. pmc Availability of supplies and motivations for accessing voluntary HIV counseling and testing services in Blantyre, Malawi
    Bwanali H Jereni
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:17. 2008
    ..Counseling and testing can be an entry point for prevention, care and support. Knowledge of the quality of services and motivations for testing by individuals is important for effective understanding of the testing environment...
  11. pmc Estimated financial and human resources requirements for the treatment of malaria in Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Malar J 6:168. 2007
    ....
  12. pmc Cigarette smoking prevalence among school-going adolescents in two African capital cities: Kampala Uganda and Lilongwe Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Afr Health Sci 7:45-9. 2007
    ..Non communicable diseases are a growing public health concern. Globally tobacco-related deaths surpass malaria deaths and yet developing countries' data are lacking...
  13. pmc Human resources requirements for highly active antiretroviral therapy scale-up in Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:208. 2007
    ..Estimation of the clinical human resources needs is required to inform the planning and distribution of health professionals...
  14. ncbi How do we define 'rurality' in the teaching on medical demography?
    Adamson Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Rural Remote Health 7:653. 2007
    ..Medical teachers have a responsibility to introduce their students to different health experiences, in both urban and rural environments. The definition of a rural area can be problematic...
  15. pmc Prevalence and associated factors of suicidal ideation among school-going adolescents in Guyana: results from a cross sectional study
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi, Africa
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 3:13. 2007
    ..Informed policy decision-making on suicidal behaviour will need reliable information on the prevalence and correlates of suicidal ideation which is a determinant of suicidal behaviour...
  16. pmc Nationality and country of training of medical doctors in Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Malawi and School of Public Health, Private Bag 360, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Afr Health Sci 6:118-9. 2006
    ..There is growing interest in the migration of doctors from Africa to developed nations. Little attention has been made in understanding the flow of doctors into African countries...
  17. ncbi Lost investment returns from the migration of medical doctors from Malawi
    A S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Tanzan Health Res Bull 9:61-4. 2007
    ..Quantitative assessments of the estimated loss in investment allows for informed policy discussions and decisions...
  18. ncbi Prevalence and determinants of cigarette smoking among adolescents in Blantyre City, Malawi
    A S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Tanzan Health Res Bull 9:48-51. 2007
    ..School-based programmes to prevent smoking should be evaluated as some may have little impact in influencing current smoking status...
  19. pmc Gender distribution of adult patients on highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) in Southern Africa: a systematic review
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Chichiri, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Public Health 7:63. 2007
    ..The increasing availability of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has potential to mitigate the situation. There is however concern that women may experience more barriers in accessing treatment programs than men...
  20. pmc How are health professionals earning their living in Malawi?
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:97. 2006
    ..Oftentimes however, it is the reasons for the out-migration that have been described in the literature. The work and domestic situations of those health professionals continuing to serve in their posts have not been adequately studied...
  21. pmc Prevalence of complications of male circumcision in Anglophone Africa: a systematic review
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Urol 7:4. 2007
    ..While there is growing support for wide-spread availability and accessibility of MC in Africa, there is limited discussion about the prevalence of physical complications of male circumcision on the continent...
  22. pmc Variables associated with physical fighting among US high-school students
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 4:16. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to estimate the prevalence of having been engaged in physical fighting on school property and associated factors of the behavior among school-going adolescents in the United States...
  23. pmc Gender specific factors associated with having stopped smoking among in-school adolescents in Ukraine: results from the Global Youth Tobacco Survey 2005
    Alice Hazemba
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Res Notes 3:76. 2010
    ..The prevalence of cigarette smoking in Ukraine is different between genders and is among the highest in the world. There is need to identify gender-specific factors that are associated with having stopped smoking among adolescents...
  24. ncbi Religion, condom use acceptability and use within marriage among rural women in Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    World Health Popul 12:35-47. 2011
    ..Correct and consistent condom use within an HIV-discordant partnership could prevent sexual transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
  25. pmc Bullying victimization and physical fighting among Venezuelan adolescents in Barinas: results from the Global School-Based Health Survey 2003
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Public Health, Division of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Ital J Pediatr 35:38. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  26. pmc Physical trauma experience among school children in periurban Blantyre, Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Int Arch Med 2:20. 2009
    ..Prevention, including education, supervision and management of trauma must receive the necessary attention they deserve in terms of resources, surveillance and impact mitigation...
  27. pmc Current cigarette smoking among in-school American youth: results from the 2004 National Youth Tobacco Survey
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Division of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Int J Equity Health 8:10. 2009
    ..Understanding the factors that may be associated with adolescent cigarette smoking may aid in the design of prevention programs...
  28. pmc Pain management among medical in-patients in Blantyre, Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Public Health, Division of Community Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Int Arch Med 2:6. 2009
    ..There is need for prospective studies to further characterize pain management and identify pain management gaps in Malawi. Interviews of clinicians and documentation of observations within clinical practice are likely to be of value...
  29. pmc Socio-economic factors associated with delivery assisted by traditional birth attendants in Iraq, 2000
    Seter Siziya
    Division of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 9:7. 2009
    ....
  30. pmc Association between maternal use of traditional healer services and child vaccination coverage in Pont-Sonde, Haiti
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Int J Equity Health 8:1. 2009
    ..Our hypothesis was that children whose mothers used the services of traditional healers were less likely to be vaccinated compared to children whose mothers did not use the services of traditional healers...
  31. pmc HIV and AIDS-related knowledge among women in Iraq
    Seter Siziya
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Res Notes 1:123. 2008
    ..Individuals who are aware of the risk of infection and perceive themselves to be at risk of infection are more likely to take action to prevent HIV infection. The aim of this study was to assess the knowledge of HIV/AIDS among Iraqi women...
  32. pmc Correlates of cigarette smoking among school-going adolescents in Thailand: findings from the Thai global youth tobacco survey 2005
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Department of Community Medicine and Public Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Int Arch Med 1:8. 2008
    ..Using the Socio-Ecologiocal Model (SEM) we assessed the demographic and social factors associated with current cigarette smoking among adolescents in Thailand...
  33. pmc Cigarette smoking and associated factors among in-school adolescents in Jamaica: comparison of the Global Youth Tobacco Surveys 2000 and 2006
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Res Notes 1:55. 2008
    ..We conducted this study to estimate the correlates of current cigarette smoking among in-school adolescents in Jamaica 2006 and compare prevalence of smoking and associated factors between 2000 and 2006...
  34. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of cigarette smoking among adolescents in Malawi: results from the Global Youth Tobacco Survey 2005
    A S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Tanzan J Health Res 10:166-76. 2008
    ..44, 95%CI 0.43, 0.45) less likely to smoke than students who thought otherwise. Despite being the world's second leading grower of tobacco, the prevalence of cigarette smoking among adolescent is lower than has been reported elsewhere...
  35. ncbi Are public antenatal clinics in Blantyre, Malawi, ready to offer services for the prevention of vertical transmission of HIV?
    Humphreys E Misiri
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Afr J Reprod Health 8:64-70. 2004
    ..There was lack of appropriate clinic space and sterile gloves for the proper delivery of maternity services. Midwives in Malawi need training, supervision and other support to provide adequate health care services to antenatal women...
  36. ncbi Prevalence and determinants of adolescent cigarette smoking in Mongolia
    E Rudatsikira
    Department of Global Health, School of Public Health, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA 92350, USA
    Singapore Med J 49:57-62. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to estimate the prevalence and determinants of smoking among school-going adolescents in Mongolia...
  37. ncbi Socio-demographic characteristics and sexual health related attitudes and practices of men having sex with men in central and southern Malawi
    P R T Ntata
    Department of Sociology, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi
    Tanzan J Health Res 10:124-30. 2008
    ..In conclusion, HIV intervention programmes may not be reaching out to the majority of MSM. We suggest an exploration of the feasibility of HIV prevention interventions targeting MSM in this country where the practice is illegal...
  38. pmc Parity and maternal education are associated with low birth weight in Malawi
    A S Muula
    Division of Community Health, Department of Public Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Afr Health Sci 11:65-71. 2011
    ..The consequences of low birth weight (LBW) include death and long-term health sequelae. Limited attention has been made towards the study of socio-demographic factors that may be associated with LBW in Malawi...
  39. ncbi Prevalence of sexual intercourse among school-going adolescents in Coast Province, Kenya
    E Rudatsikira
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California, USA
    Tanzan Health Res Bull 9:159-63. 2007
    ..85, 95% CI 2.57, 3.15). It is suggested that public health interventions aimed to promote adolescent sexual health should be designed with the appreciation of the factors associated with sexual activity in due consideration...
  40. ncbi Suicidal ideation and associated factors among in-school adolescents in Zambia
    A S Muula
    Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Tanzan Health Res Bull 9:202-6. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi The first decade of the Malawi College of Medicine: a critical appraisal
    A S Muula
    The College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Trop Med Int Health 6:155-9. 2001
    ..Over almost a decade it has flourished in the face of economic and political constraints, as well as a change in the philosophy of donor support. We review the past, assess the present and look to the future...
  42. ncbi Specialisation patterns of medical graduates, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Blantyre
    A S Muula
    Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Cent Afr J Med 48:14-7. 2002
    ..To describe specialization patterns of medical graduates of the University of Malawi College of Medicine...
  43. ncbi School children's accessibility to insecticide-treated bednets in peri-urban Blantyre, Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Afr J Health Sci 11:98-102. 2004
    ..While younger children seem to have higher access to ITNs, there seems to be no statistically significant gender differences in accessibility...
  44. ncbi HIV prevalence among prison inmates in a central prison in southern Malawi, 2005
    C Chimphambano
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi
    Trop Doct 37:226-8. 2007
    ..6%] and 22 women [13.4%]) in Malawi estimated a HIV prevalence rate of 36.6%; 29.9% among men and 50% among women. Three (2.1%) men reported having sex with men, and none reported intravenous drug use...
  45. ncbi Ethical and programmatic challenges in antiretroviral scaling-up in Malawi: challenges in meeting the World Health Organization's "Treating 3 million by 2005" initiative goals
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Croat Med J 45:415-21. 2004
    ....
  46. ncbi Important but neglected ethical and cultural considerations in the fight against HIV/AIDS in Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Nurs Ethics 11:479-88. 2004
    ....
  47. pmc Male circumcision and HIV prevention: ethical, medical and public health tradeoffs in low-income countries
    Stuart Rennie
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Med Ethics 33:357-61. 2007
  48. pmc Perceptions towards private medical practitioners' attachments for undergraduate medical students in Malawi
    Medson Matchaya
    Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Malawi Med J 21:6-11. 2009
    ....
  49. ncbi Five-year experience of Malawi college of medicine with "learning by living" program
    Adamson S Muula
    Community and Public Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine
    Croat Med J 46:1010-4. 2005
  50. ncbi Test offering, not additional information, may increase HIV testing uptake in a knowledgeable population
    C Lau
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Cent Afr J Med 50:85-90. 2004
    ..To evaluate patient HIV knowledge and testing experience and assess the effect of an HIV informational handout on HIV testing propensity...
  51. ncbi Perspectives of patients towards medical students' at the Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi
    M Molapo
    Department of Public Health, Division of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Tanzan J Health Res 12:55-62. 2010
    ..Balancing the need for appropriate supervision of students, and facilitating the retention of this patient-cantered approach to care should be maintained...
  52. ncbi Is there any solution to the "brain drain" of health professionals and knowledge from Africa?
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Croat Med J 46:21-9. 2005
    ....
  53. ncbi Attitudes towards premarital testing on human immunodeficiency virus infection among Malawians
    Humphreys Misiri
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Croat Med J 45:84-7. 2004
    ..To determine factors influencing voluntary counseling and premarital testing on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in Malawi...
  54. ncbi Knowledge, attitudes and practices towards malaria among primary school pupils in Ndirande, Blantyre, Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Malawi, Blantyre
    Trop Doct 34:90-3. 2004
    ..We conclude that children are unlikely to be effective change agents if the social environment does not offer them the opportunity to influence key community figures...
  55. ncbi What should HIV/AIDS be called in Malawi?
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Nurs Ethics 12:187-92. 2005
    ....
  56. pmc Access to continued professional education among health workers in Blantyre, Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Afr Health Sci 4:182-4. 2004
    ..To describe the current status of continued professional development (CPD) of healthcare personnel within the Ministry of Health (MoH) health centres in Blantyre, Malawi...
  57. pmc Likely stakeholders in the prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV/AIDS in Blantyre, Malawi
    Eyob Tadesse
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital and College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Afr Health Sci 4:155-9. 2004
    ..To determine potential partners for pregnant women in the prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV and to determine pregnant women's perceptions towards selected potential HIV prevention efforts...
  58. doi Marriage, not religion, is associated with HIV infection among women in rural Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Public Health, Division of Community Health, University of Malawi, College of Medicine, Chichiri, Zomba, Malawi
    AIDS Behav 14:125-31. 2010
    ..Compared to women who lived in a village which was neither the husband's village nor her own village, women living with spouse in her own village or living in a husband's village were less likely to be HIV infected...
  59. ncbi The Australian contribution towards medical training in Malawi
    A S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Blantyre
    Med J Aust 175:42-7. 2001
    ..All but three of those students are now qualified doctors working in various capacities in healthcare delivery service in Malawi...
  60. ncbi Academic medicine in a southern African country of Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Croat Med J 45:556-62. 2004
    ..Addressing the issues currently plaguing academic medicine will enable this essential and multi-faceted discipline to flourish...
  61. ncbi Ethical issues in voluntary HIV testing in a high-prevalence area--the case of Malawi
    Joseph M Mfutso-Bengo
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi
    S Afr Med J 93:194-6. 2003
  62. ncbi The ethics of developed nations recruiting nurses from developing countries: the case of Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    University of Malawi College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Nurs Ethics 10:433-8. 2003
    ..We argue in this article that the current phenomenon of nurses leaving developing nations for western countries is complex. Human rights issues of individual autonomy and public interest are at stake...
  63. ncbi Shortage of health workers in the Malawian public health services system: how do parliamentarians perceive the problem?
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Malawi
    Afr J Health Sci 13:124-30. 2006
    ..Relying on training more health workers in the numbers normally produced from the prevailing training institutions is unlikely to remove the shortages...
  64. ncbi Potential benefits and harm of biotechnology in developing countries: the ethics and social dimensions
    J M Mfutso-Bengo
    Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi
    Afr J Med Med Sci 36:63-7. 2007
    ..We have drawn significantly from the ethical tenets of beneficence, autonomy of individuals, fairness or justice and informed consent...
  65. pmc Creating a medical school for Malawi: problems and achievements
    Robert L Broadhead
    College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    BMJ 325:384-7. 2002
  66. ncbi Motivation of community care givers in a peri-urban area of Blantyre, Malawi
    Wanangwa C Mkandawire
    Department of Community Health University of Malawi College of Medicine Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Afr J Health Sci 12:21-5. 2005
    ..Intrinsic factors are an important motivator for community health volunteers CCGs in the peri-urban area of Blantyre. There is need for community groups to explore the feasibility of tapping from local material and financial resources...
  67. pmc HIV infection and AIDS among young women in South Africa
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Croat Med J 49:423-35. 2008
  68. ncbi Experiences of self-disclosure among tuberculosis patients in rural Southern Malawi
    Davie Zolowere
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Rural Remote Health 8:1037. 2008
    ..In Malawi, there are limited reports of the diagnosis disclosure experiences of Tb patients...
  69. pmc Trends in contraceptive knowledge and use among adolescent married women in Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Croat Med J 49:561-3. 2008
  70. ncbi Practice points in utilizing local volunteers in community health projects
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Private Bag 360, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Trop Doct 34:182-3. 2004
    ..This paper discusses some tips that should be considered when community volunteers are used in resource-limited situations...
  71. pmc Condom and sexual abstinence talk in the Malawi National Assembly
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Malawi
    Afr Health Sci 6:21-6. 2006
    ..There have been many studies reporting on attitudes (perceptions) of communities on condoms and other aspects of HIV and AIDS and yet there is paucity of data on the perception towards condoms and abstinence by law makers...
  72. ncbi Reflections on the health workers' strike at Malawi's major tertiary hospital, QECH, Blantyre, 2001: a case study
    A S Muula
    University of Malawi College of Medicine, Department of Community Health, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Nurs Ethics 10:208-14. 2003
    ..We report aspects of the genesis, progress and resolution of the strike. Although not much seems to have been achieved, both the employer and the workers need to draw lessons from the experience...
  73. ncbi Risks and benefits of genetically modified maize donations to southern Africa: views from Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    University of Malawi College of Medicine, Department of Public Health, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Croat Med J 44:102-6. 2003
    ..There are fears that consummation of genetically modified maize could have adverse health effects. These fears must be addressed if the confidence of developing countries in the donor community is to be maintained...
  74. doi Joint spatial modelling of common morbidities of childhood fever and diarrhoea in Malawi
    Lawrence N Kazembe
    Mathematical Sciences Department, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, PO Box 280, Zomba, Malawi
    Health Place 15:165-72. 2009
    ..Our findings present an opportunity for an integrated disease control approach for reducing childhood morbidity and mortality...
  75. ncbi Will health rights solve Malawi's health problems?
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Croat Med J 46:853-9. 2005
  76. ncbi When is public disclosure of HIV seropositivity acceptable?
    Adamson S Muula
    Department of Community Health, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Nurs Ethics 12:288-95. 2005
    ..Health practitioners should keep in mind that their main duty is to the best interest of the patient, the family and the community, in that order...
  77. ncbi Tobacco use among high school students in a remote district of Arua, Uganda
    Lillian Mpabulungi
    CARE International in Uganda, Kampala, Uganda
    Rural Remote Health 6:609. 2006
    ..The prevalence of smoking among adolescents and the associated environment deserve attention...
  78. ncbi Why might clinicians in Malawi not offer HIV testing to their patients?
    Corey Lau
    Division of AIDS, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 9:41-50. 2005
    ..Further investigation of the identified reasons should be undertaken to facilitate programme development...
  79. ncbi Country of residence and deaths among medical graduates from the Malawi College of Medicine, 1992-2002
    Adamson S Muula
    S Afr Med J 96:662. 2006
  80. pmc Ethical and practical consideration of women choosing cesarean section deliveries without "medical indication" in developing countries
    Adamson S Muula
    Croat Med J 48:94-102. 2007
  81. ncbi On socio-cultural factors and barriers to HIV prevention for Malawi women
    Adamson S Muula
    Women Health 42:123-5; author reply 127-9. 2005
  82. ncbi Tobacco use among high shool students in Kampala, Uganda: questionnaire study
    Lillian Mpabulungi
    Uganda Parliamentary Research Service, Kampala, Uganda
    Croat Med J 45:80-3. 2004
    ..To determine the prevalence of tobacco-use and describe tobacco-related knowledge, perceptions, and behavior of high school students aged 13-15 years in Kampala, Uganda...
  83. ncbi The living situations of orphans in periurban Blantyre, Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    S Afr Med J 93:920-1. 2003
  84. pmc What drives health research in a developing country?
    Adamson S Muula
    Croat Med J 48:261-7. 2007
  85. ncbi On the impact of HIV-associated immunosuppression and malaria infection in Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    J Infect Dis 194:1188; author reply 1188-9. 2006
  86. ncbi Knowledge about malaria among primary school teachers in Ndirande, Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Trop Doct 34:187-8. 2004
  87. ncbi HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Corey Lau
    School of Public Health, University of California Los Angles, Los Angles, CA, USA
    Croat Med J 45:402-14. 2004
    ..Lessons will be highlighted and hopefully will contribute to the debate on HIV/AIDS and success of current and future prevention and control efforts...
  88. ncbi Medical laboratory services in Africa deserve more
    Adamson S Muula
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1503. 2006
  89. ncbi Mismanagement of malaria among travelers in developing countries
    Adamson S Muula
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1382-3; author reply 1383. 2005
  90. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of environmental tobacco smoke exposure among adolescents in Mongolia
    Emmanuel Rudatsikira
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Global Health, Loma Linda University, School of Public Health, Loma Linda, California, United States
    Indian J Pediatr 74:1089-93. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence and identify correlates of environmental tobacco exposure (ETS) among adolescents in Mongolia...
  91. ncbi Resource constraints and care of HIV complications among TB in-patients in Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 6:645-6. 2002
  92. ncbi Comment on: Community support is associated with better antiretroviral treatment outcomes in a resource-limited rural district in Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:627; author reply 627-8. 2007
  93. pmc South Africa's national response to HIV and AIDS treatment: popular media's perspective
    Adamson S Muula
    Croat Med J 49:114-9. 2008
  94. pmc Every country or state needs two medical schools
    Adamson S Muula
    Croat Med J 47:669-72. 2006
  95. pmc How relevant is Bellagio statement of principles on social justice and influenza to Africa?
    Adamson S Muula
    Croat Med J 48:752-4. 2007
  96. ncbi Gender distribution of students and staff at the University of Malawi College of Medicine, 1991-2003
    Adamson S Muula
    S Afr Med J 94:636-7. 2004
  97. ncbi How do we interpret the HIV incidence estimates reported by Kumwenda et al?
    Adamson S Muula
    Sex Transm Dis 33:696. 2006
  98. ncbi South Africa's role in medical training in Malawi
    Adamson S Muula
    University of Malawi College of Medicine
    S Afr Med J 93:119-20. 2003