Henry Wamani

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Infant and young child feeding in western Uganda: knowledge, practices and socio-economic correlates
    Henry Wamani
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    J Trop Pediatr 51:356-61. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of poor anthropometric status among children under 2 years of age in rural Uganda
    Henry Wamani
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Public Health Nutr 9:320-6. 2006
  3. pmc Boys are more stunted than girls in sub-Saharan Africa: a meta-analysis of 16 demographic and health surveys
    Henry Wamani
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Armauer Hansen Building, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Pediatr 7:17. 2007
  4. pmc Determinants of infant growth in Eastern Uganda: a community-based cross-sectional study
    Ingunn Marie Stadskleiv Engebretsen
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 8:418. 2008
  5. pmc Need to optimise infant feeding counselling: a cross-sectional survey among HIV-positive mothers in Eastern Uganda
    Lars T Fadnes
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Pediatr 9:2. 2009
  6. pmc Infant feeding among HIV-positive mothers and the general population mothers: comparison of two cross-sectional surveys in Eastern Uganda
    Lars T Fadnes
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 9:124. 2009
  7. pmc Low adherence to exclusive breastfeeding in Eastern Uganda: a community-based cross-sectional study comparing dietary recall since birth with 24-hour recall
    Ingunn Marie S Engebretsen
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Pediatr 7:10. 2007
  8. pmc Growth effects of exclusive breastfeeding promotion by peer counsellors in sub-Saharan Africa: the cluster-randomised PROMISE EBF trial
    Ingunn Marie Stadskleiv Engebretsen
    Centre for International Health, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, PO Box 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 14:633. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Exclusive breastfeeding promotion by peer counsellors in sub-Saharan Africa (PROMISE-EBF): a cluster-randomised trial
    Thorkild Tylleskar
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, PO Box 7800, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Lancet 378:420-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Infant and young child feeding in western Uganda: knowledge, practices and socio-economic correlates
    Henry Wamani
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    J Trop Pediatr 51:356-61. 2005
    ..7, CI 1.1-6.2). Emphasis should be on promotion of exclusive breastfeeding, timeliness of complementary feeding and socio-economic empowerment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of poor anthropometric status among children under 2 years of age in rural Uganda
    Henry Wamani
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Public Health Nutr 9:320-6. 2006
    ..To assess predictors of poor anthropometric status among infants and young children...
  3. pmc Boys are more stunted than girls in sub-Saharan Africa: a meta-analysis of 16 demographic and health surveys
    Henry Wamani
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Armauer Hansen Building, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Pediatr 7:17. 2007
    ..This study examined whether there are systematic sex differences in stunting rates in children under-five years of age, and how the sex differences in stunting rates vary with household socio-economic status...
  4. pmc Determinants of infant growth in Eastern Uganda: a community-based cross-sectional study
    Ingunn Marie Stadskleiv Engebretsen
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 8:418. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Need to optimise infant feeding counselling: a cross-sectional survey among HIV-positive mothers in Eastern Uganda
    Lars T Fadnes
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Pediatr 9:2. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate feeding practices, including breastfeeding, in the context of PMTCT for infants and children under two years of age born to HIV-positive mothers in Uganda...
  6. pmc Infant feeding among HIV-positive mothers and the general population mothers: comparison of two cross-sectional surveys in Eastern Uganda
    Lars T Fadnes
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 9:124. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to compare feeding practices, including breastfeeding, between infants and young children of HIV-positive mothers and infants of mothers in the general population of Uganda...
  7. pmc Low adherence to exclusive breastfeeding in Eastern Uganda: a community-based cross-sectional study comparing dietary recall since birth with 24-hour recall
    Ingunn Marie S Engebretsen
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Pediatr 7:10. 2007
    ..It also seems to lower HIV-1 transmission compared to mixed feeding. We studied infant feeding practices comparing dietary recall since birth with 24-hour dietary recall...
  8. pmc Growth effects of exclusive breastfeeding promotion by peer counsellors in sub-Saharan Africa: the cluster-randomised PROMISE EBF trial
    Ingunn Marie Stadskleiv Engebretsen
    Centre for International Health, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, PO Box 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 14:633. 2014
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Exclusive breastfeeding promotion by peer counsellors in sub-Saharan Africa (PROMISE-EBF): a cluster-randomised trial
    Thorkild Tylleskar
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, PO Box 7800, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Lancet 378:420-7. 2011
    ..Exclusive breastfeeding (EBF) is reported to be a life-saving intervention in low-income settings. The effect of breastfeeding counselling by peer counsellors was assessed in Africa...