Derege Kebede

Summary

Affiliation: World Health Organization
Country: Zimbabwe

Publications

  1. pmc Khat and alcohol use and risky sex behaviour among in-school and out-of-school youth in Ethiopia
    Derege Kebede
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 5:109. 2005
  2. pmc Trimethoprim as adjuvant treatment in schizophrenia: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial
    Teshome Shibre
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Schizophr Bull 36:846-51. 2010
  3. pmc Clinical course and outcome of schizophrenia in a predominantly treatment-naive cohort in rural Ethiopia
    Atalay Alem
    Medical Faculty, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Schizophr Bull 35:646-54. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of computer assisted scan diagnoses and clinical diagnoses of major mental disorders in Butajira, rural Ethiopia
    Atalay Alem
    Department of Psychiatry, Tikur Anbessa Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 42:137-43. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Health related quality of life (SF-36) survey in Butajira, rural Ethiopia: normative data and evaluation of reliability and validity
    Derege Kebede
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Ethopia
    Ethiop Med J 42:289-97. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The distribution of mental disorders among an isolated island community in southern Ethiopia
    Derege Kebede
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 43:71-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Socio-demographic and psychopathologic correlates of enuresis in urban Ethiopian children
    Menelik Desta
    Amanuel Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and Department of Clinical Sciences, Umea University, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 96:556-60. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The sociodemographic correlates of schizophrenia in Butajira, rural Ethiopia
    Derege Kebede
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 19241, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Schizophr Res 69:133-41. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Mortality impact of AIDS in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Eduard J Sanders
    Ethio Netherlands AIDS Research Project, Ethiopian Health and Nutrition Research Institute, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    AIDS 17:1209-16. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Mortality impact of AIDS in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Eduard J Sanders
    Ethio Netherlands AIDS Research Project, Ethiopian Health and Nutrition Research Institute, Box 1242, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 41:35-42. 2003

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Publications16

  1. pmc Khat and alcohol use and risky sex behaviour among in-school and out-of-school youth in Ethiopia
    Derege Kebede
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 5:109. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to describe the magnitude of risky sexual behaviour (unprotected sex and early initiation of sexual activity) and its association with Khat and alcohol consumption in Ethiopian youths...
  2. pmc Trimethoprim as adjuvant treatment in schizophrenia: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial
    Teshome Shibre
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Schizophr Bull 36:846-51. 2010
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  3. pmc Clinical course and outcome of schizophrenia in a predominantly treatment-naive cohort in rural Ethiopia
    Atalay Alem
    Medical Faculty, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Schizophr Bull 35:646-54. 2009
    ..Improving access to treatment may be the logical next step to improve outcome of schizophrenia in this setting...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of computer assisted scan diagnoses and clinical diagnoses of major mental disorders in Butajira, rural Ethiopia
    Atalay Alem
    Department of Psychiatry, Tikur Anbessa Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 42:137-43. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Health related quality of life (SF-36) survey in Butajira, rural Ethiopia: normative data and evaluation of reliability and validity
    Derege Kebede
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Ethopia
    Ethiop Med J 42:289-97. 2004
    ..The SF-36 health survey, a generic measure of health related quality of life (HRQOL), has been translated, evaluated in various languages and used in over 40 countries worldwide, although it has not been used in Ethiopia...
  6. ncbi request reprint The distribution of mental disorders among an isolated island community in southern Ethiopia
    Derege Kebede
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 43:71-7. 2005
    ..The Zeway islanders are completely different from the surrounding cultural groups, in the midst of whom they have been living in isolation for over three centuries...
  7. ncbi request reprint Socio-demographic and psychopathologic correlates of enuresis in urban Ethiopian children
    Menelik Desta
    Amanuel Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and Department of Clinical Sciences, Umea University, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 96:556-60. 2007
    ..To examine the association between enuresis and psychopathology in urban Ethiopian children...
  8. ncbi request reprint The sociodemographic correlates of schizophrenia in Butajira, rural Ethiopia
    Derege Kebede
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 19241, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Schizophr Res 69:133-41. 2004
    ..To describe the major sociodemographic correlates of schizophrenia, and their interactions, in a rural population of Ethiopia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mortality impact of AIDS in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Eduard J Sanders
    Ethio Netherlands AIDS Research Project, Ethiopian Health and Nutrition Research Institute, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    AIDS 17:1209-16. 2003
    ..To measure the impact of HIV on mortality in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mortality impact of AIDS in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Eduard J Sanders
    Ethio Netherlands AIDS Research Project, Ethiopian Health and Nutrition Research Institute, Box 1242, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 41:35-42. 2003
    ..To measure the impact of HIV on mortality in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lay diagnosis of causes of death for monitoring AIDS mortality in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Tekebash Araya
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trop Med Int Health 9:178-86. 2004
    ..Our results confirm the high impact of HIV/AIDS on mortality as was estimated by epidemiological projections for Addis Ababa...
  12. ncbi request reprint Monitoring cause-specific adult mortality in developing countries: a comparison of data sources for Addis Ababa and its implications for policy and research
    Georges Reniers
    Population Studies Center University of Pennsylvania, 3718 Locust Walk, 239 McNeil Bldg, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6298, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:1952-7. 2005
    ..In addition, we identify an important gender bias in the utilization of health services in the direction of males being significantly more likely to die in medical facilities than females...
  13. ncbi request reprint Outcome of major depression in Ethiopia: population-based study
    Souci Mogga
    Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 189:241-6. 2006
    ..The outcome and impact of major depression in developing countries are not clear...
  14. ncbi request reprint Utility of the concept of minor depressive disorder: evidence from a large rural community sample in a developing country setting
    Abebaw Fekadu
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Affect Disord 104:111-8. 2007
    ..Evidence on the utility of the minor depressive disorder diagnostic construct in rural communities and developing countries is scarce...
  15. doi request reprint Validity of the concept of minor depression in a developing country setting
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Section of Epidemiology, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:22-8. 2008
    ..Minor depressive disorder seems to be a useful and valid diagnostic construct with particular clinical significance in this and, possibly, similar developing country settings...
  16. ncbi request reprint Symptomatic and functional outcome of bipolar disorder in Butajira, Ethiopia
    Derege Kebede
    J Affect Disord 90:239-49. 2006
    ..Limited information is available on the outcome of bipolar disorder in developing countries...