Bogale Worku

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and etiology of neonatal sepsis in Tikur Anbessa University Hospital, Ethiopia
    Demissie Shitaye
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 9086, Addis Ababa
    Ethiop Med J 48:11-21. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Kangaroo mother care: a randomized controlled trial on effectiveness of early kangaroo mother care for the low birthweight infants in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Bogale Worku
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
    J Trop Pediatr 51:93-7. 2005
  3. pmc Maternal common mental disorders and infant development in Ethiopia: the P-MaMiE Birth Cohort
    Chiara Servili
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    BMC Public Health 10:693. 2010
  4. pmc Prevalence and predictors of undernutrition among infants aged six and twelve months in Butajira, Ethiopia: the P-MaMiE Birth Cohort
    Girmay Medhin
    Aklilu Lemma Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 10:27. 2010
  5. pmc The effect of maternal common mental disorders on infant undernutrition in Butajira, Ethiopia: the P-MaMiE study
    Girmay Medhin
    Aklilu Lemma Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:32. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Birth trauma among live born term neonates at a referral hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Daniel Hailu
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 44:231-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of intra-ventricular hemorrhage among preterm infants admitted in Tikur Anbessa Hospital
    Bogale Worku
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Tikur Anbessa Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 42:109-14. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Pattern of hypothyroid disorders in Ethio-Swedish Children's Hospital (ESCH)
    Bogale Worku
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 40:1-9. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Kangaroo Mother Care: 25 years after
    Nathalie Charpak
    Kangaroo Foundation, Bogota, Colombia
    Acta Paediatr 94:514-22. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The size of anterior fontanel in neonates and infants in Addis Ababa
    Tarekegn G/meskel
    University of Gondar, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Human Anatomy, Gondar, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 46:47-53. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and etiology of neonatal sepsis in Tikur Anbessa University Hospital, Ethiopia
    Demissie Shitaye
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 9086, Addis Ababa
    Ethiop Med J 48:11-21. 2010
    ..Neonatal sepsis is one of the most common reasons for admission to neonatal units in developing countries. It is also a major cause of mortality in both developed and developing countries...
  2. ncbi request reprint Kangaroo mother care: a randomized controlled trial on effectiveness of early kangaroo mother care for the low birthweight infants in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Bogale Worku
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
    J Trop Pediatr 51:93-7. 2005
    ..It was recommended to study the feasibility and effectiveness of Kangaroo mother care at the community level...
  3. pmc Maternal common mental disorders and infant development in Ethiopia: the P-MaMiE Birth Cohort
    Chiara Servili
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    BMC Public Health 10:693. 2010
    ..In low- and middle-income countries (LAMICs), perinatal CMD is inconsistently associated with infant development, but the impact of severity and persistence has not been examined...
  4. pmc Prevalence and predictors of undernutrition among infants aged six and twelve months in Butajira, Ethiopia: the P-MaMiE Birth Cohort
    Girmay Medhin
    Aklilu Lemma Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 10:27. 2010
    ..Child undernutrition is a major public health problem in low income countries. Prospective studies of predictors of infant growth in rural low-income country settings are relatively scarce but vital to guide intervention efforts...
  5. pmc The effect of maternal common mental disorders on infant undernutrition in Butajira, Ethiopia: the P-MaMiE study
    Girmay Medhin
    Aklilu Lemma Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:32. 2010
    ..Although maternal common mental disorder (CMD) appears to be a risk factor for infant undernutrition in South Asian countries, the position in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is unclear..
  6. ncbi request reprint Birth trauma among live born term neonates at a referral hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Daniel Hailu
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 44:231-6. 2006
    ..To assess the occurrence, risk factors and outcomes of mechanical birth injuries among live term neonates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of intra-ventricular hemorrhage among preterm infants admitted in Tikur Anbessa Hospital
    Bogale Worku
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Tikur Anbessa Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 42:109-14. 2004
    ..All babies with IVH were in respiratory distress and required resuscitation. Recommendations are made to improve delivery services and neonatal intensive care unit services to reduce incidence of IVH in preterm babies...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pattern of hypothyroid disorders in Ethio-Swedish Children's Hospital (ESCH)
    Bogale Worku
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 40:1-9. 2002
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  9. ncbi request reprint Kangaroo Mother Care: 25 years after
    Nathalie Charpak
    Kangaroo Foundation, Bogota, Colombia
    Acta Paediatr 94:514-22. 2005
    ..The psychosocial effects of KMC include reduced stress, enhancement of mother-infant bonding, and positive effects on the family environment and the infant's cognitive development...
  10. ncbi request reprint The size of anterior fontanel in neonates and infants in Addis Ababa
    Tarekegn G/meskel
    University of Gondar, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Human Anatomy, Gondar, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 46:47-53. 2008
    ..Knowledge of the normal variations in AF size may be helpful in the early recognition of disorders. The mean size of the AF in neonates and infants in Addis Ababa is not known and the current looks in to this issue...