Henry Wamani

Summary

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. 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

Publications8

  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. 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...