Olalekan A Uthman

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Publications

  1. pmc Geography of Africa biomedical publications: an analysis of 1996-2005 PubMed papers
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Save the Youth Initiative, Nigeria
    Int J Health Geogr 6:46. 2007
  2. pmc Exploring variations in childhood stunting in Nigeria using league table, control chart and spatial analysis
    Victor T Adekanmbi
    Institute of Public Health, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    BMC Public Health 13:361. 2013
  3. pmc A bibliometric analysis of childhood immunization research productivity in Africa since the onset of the Expanded Program on Immunization in 1974
    Charles S Wiysonge
    Vaccines for Africa Initiative, Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road Observatory, Cape Town 7925, South Africa
    BMC Med 11:66. 2013
  4. pmc Are individual and community acceptance and witnessing of intimate partner violence related to its occurrence? Multilevel structural equation model
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Division of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e27738. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Exploring variations in under-5 mortality in Nigeria using league table, control chart and spatial analysis
    Olalekan A Uthman
    West Midlands Health Technology Assessment Collaboration, Department of Public Health and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 34:125-30. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The cost-utility analysis of adult male circumcision for prevention of heterosexual acquisition of HIV in men in sub-Saharan Africa: a probabilistic decision model
    Olalekan A Uthman
    The West Midlands Health Technology Assessment Collaboration WMHTAC, University of Birmingham, Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Value Health 14:70-9. 2011
  7. pmc Economic evaluations of adult male circumcision for prevention of heterosexual acquisition of HIV in men in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
    Olalekan A Uthman
    The West Midlands Health Technology Assessment Collaboration, Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 5:e9628. 2010
  8. pmc Pattern and determinants of HIV research productivity in sub-Saharan Africa: bibliometric analysis of 1981 to 2009 PubMed papers
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Department of Public Health, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Infect Dis 10:47. 2010
  9. pmc A trend analysis and sub-regional distribution in number of people living with HIV and dying with TB in Africa, 1991 to 2006
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 8:65. 2009
  10. pmc Factors associated with attitudes towards intimate partner violence against women: a comparative analysis of 17 sub-Saharan countries
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 9:14. 2009

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  1. pmc Geography of Africa biomedical publications: an analysis of 1996-2005 PubMed papers
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Save the Youth Initiative, Nigeria
    Int J Health Geogr 6:46. 2007
    ..We sought to examine trends and contribution of different Africa subregions and individual countries as represented by the articles indexed by PubMed between 1996 and 2005...
  2. pmc Exploring variations in childhood stunting in Nigeria using league table, control chart and spatial analysis
    Victor T Adekanmbi
    Institute of Public Health, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    BMC Public Health 13:361. 2013
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  3. pmc A bibliometric analysis of childhood immunization research productivity in Africa since the onset of the Expanded Program on Immunization in 1974
    Charles S Wiysonge
    Vaccines for Africa Initiative, Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road Observatory, Cape Town 7925, South Africa
    BMC Med 11:66. 2013
    ..We postulated that research productivity influences immunization coverage...
  4. pmc Are individual and community acceptance and witnessing of intimate partner violence related to its occurrence? Multilevel structural equation model
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Division of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e27738. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and test a model of individual- and community-level factors associated with IPVAW...
  5. doi request reprint Exploring variations in under-5 mortality in Nigeria using league table, control chart and spatial analysis
    Olalekan A Uthman
    West Midlands Health Technology Assessment Collaboration, Department of Public Health and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 34:125-30. 2012
    ..This study investigates variation in U5MR in Nigeria using Shewhart's theory of variation and control charts...
  6. doi request reprint The cost-utility analysis of adult male circumcision for prevention of heterosexual acquisition of HIV in men in sub-Saharan Africa: a probabilistic decision model
    Olalekan A Uthman
    The West Midlands Health Technology Assessment Collaboration WMHTAC, University of Birmingham, Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Value Health 14:70-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the cost-utility of adult male circumcision (AMC) versus no AMC in the prevention of heterosexual acquisition of HIV in men in sub-Saharan Africa...
  7. pmc Economic evaluations of adult male circumcision for prevention of heterosexual acquisition of HIV in men in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
    Olalekan A Uthman
    The West Midlands Health Technology Assessment Collaboration, Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 5:e9628. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to systematically review economic evaluations on adult male circumcision (AMC) for prevention of heterosexual acquisition of HIV in men...
  8. pmc Pattern and determinants of HIV research productivity in sub-Saharan Africa: bibliometric analysis of 1981 to 2009 PubMed papers
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Department of Public Health, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Infect Dis 10:47. 2010
    ..CONCLUSIONS: HIV research productivity in Africa is highly skewed. To increase HIV research output, total expenditure on health (% of GDP), private expenditure on health, and adult literacy rate may be important factors to address...
  9. pmc A trend analysis and sub-regional distribution in number of people living with HIV and dying with TB in Africa, 1991 to 2006
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 8:65. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the geographical and temporal distribution of TB-HIV deaths in Africa in order to identify possible high-risk areas...
  10. pmc Factors associated with attitudes towards intimate partner violence against women: a comparative analysis of 17 sub-Saharan countries
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 9:14. 2009
    ..The magnitude and direction of factors associated with attitudes towards IPVAW varies widely across the countries, thus suggesting the significance of capitalizing on need-adapted interventions tailored to fit conditions in each country...
  11. pmc Using extended concentration and achievement indices to study socioeconomic inequality in chronic childhood malnutrition: the case of Nigeria
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Ilorin, PO Box 5146, Kwara State, Nigeria
    Int J Equity Health 8:22. 2009
    ..To assess and quantify the magnitude of inequalities in under-five child malnutrition, particularly those ascribable to socio-economic status..
  12. ncbi request reprint Spatial and temporal variations in incidence of tuberculosis in Africa, 1991 to 2005
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria
    World Health Popul 10:5-15. 2008
    ..To investigate the geographical and temporal distribution of tuberculosis in Africa in order to identify possible high-risk areas...
  13. pmc HIV/AIDS in Nigeria: a bibliometric analysis
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Save the Youth Initiative, Nigeria
    BMC Infect Dis 8:19. 2008
    ..Special attention was paid to internationally collaborated works that were identified based on the countries of the authors' affiliation...
  14. pmc A population-based study of effect of multiple birth on infant mortality in Nigeria
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:41. 2008
    ..These high-risk groups contribute to the higher rate of childhood mortality especially during early period of life...
  15. pmc Geographical variations and contextual effects on age of initiation of sexual intercourse among women in Nigeria: a multilevel and spatial analysis
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Save the Youth Initiative, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria
    Int J Health Geogr 7:27. 2008
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this study was to examine the extent of regional and state disparities in age of initiation of sexual intercourse and to examine individual- and community-level predictors of early sexual debut...
  16. ncbi request reprint Malnutrition among women in sub-Saharan Africa: rural-urban disparity
    O A Uthman
    Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Rural Remote Health 8:931. 2008
    ..The data sources were the demographic and health surveys of 26 countries conducted between 1995 and 2006...
  17. doi request reprint A multilevel analysis of individual and community effect on chronic childhood malnutrition in rural Nigeria
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Save the Youth Initiative, Nigeria
    J Trop Pediatr 55:109-15. 2009
    ..The purpose of this article was to develop and test a model of childhood malnutrition that includes individual-level characteristics along with contextual characteristics defined at the community level...
  18. ncbi request reprint The role of individual, community and societal gender inequality in forming women's attitudes toward intimate-partner violence against women: a multilevel analysis
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    World Health Popul 12:5-17. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the independent contributions of individual, community, and societal measures of gender inequality in forming women's attitudes toward IPVAW...
  19. doi request reprint Individual and contextual factors associated with childhood stunting in Nigeria: a multilevel analysis
    Victor T Adekanmbi
    Department of Public Health and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 9:244-59. 2013
    ..In conclusion, this study revealed that both individual- and community-level factors are significant determinants of childhood stunting in Nigeria...
  20. pmc Prevalence and pattern of HIV-related malnutrition among women in sub-Saharan Africa: a meta-analysis of demographic health surveys
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Save the Youth Initiative, Nigeria
    BMC Public Health 8:226. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to describe prevalence of malnutrition among HIV-infected women and variations across socioeconomic status using data from 11 countries in SSA...
  21. pmc Risk factors and a predictive model for under-five mortality in Nigeria: evidence from Nigeria demographic and health survey
    Gbenga A Kayode
    Department of Public Health and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:10. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to develop a predictive model and identify maternal, child, family and other risk factors associated U5M in Nigeria...
  22. pmc Sex disparities in attitudes towards intimate partner violence against women in sub-Saharan Africa: a socio-ecological analysis
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:223. 2010
    ..In this study, we take a step back from individual-level variables and examine relationship between societal-level measures and sex differences in attitudes towards IPVAW...
  23. pmc Social disorganization and history of child sexual abuse against girls in sub-Saharan Africa: a multilevel analysis
    Ismail Yahaya
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Mid Sweden University, Sundsvall, Sweden
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 13:33. 2013
    ..Less focus has been paid to the role of community level factors associated with CSA. The aim of this study was to examine the association between neighbourhood-level measures of social disorganization and CSA...
  24. doi request reprint Interventions for the prevention of mycobacterium avium complex in adults and children with HIV
    Muhammed Mubashir B Uthman
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD007191. 2013
    ..Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) infection is a common complication of advanced acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) disease and is an independent predictor of mortality and shortened survival...