Degu Jerene

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Publications

  1. pmc Antiretroviral therapy at a district hospital in Ethiopia prevents death and tuberculosis in a cohort of HIV patients
    Degu Jerene
    Arba Minch Hospital, Ethiopia
    AIDS Res Ther 3:10. 2006
  2. pmc Acceptability of HIV counselling and testing among tuberculosis patients in south Ethiopia
    Degu Jerene
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 7:4. 2007
  3. pmc Evaluation of collaborative TB/HIV activities in a general hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Aragie Kassa
    Ministry of Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 5:67. 2012
  4. pmc Predictors of early death in a cohort of Ethiopian patients treated with HAART
    Degu Jerene
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 6:136. 2006
  5. pmc Patients present earlier and survival has improved, but pre-ART attrition is high in a six-year HIV cohort data from Ethiopia
    Zewdie Mulissa
    Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 5:e13268. 2010
  6. pmc Cost estimates of HIV care and treatment with and without anti-retroviral therapy at Arba Minch Hospital in southern Ethiopia
    Asfaw Demissie Bikilla
    Center for International Health, University of Bergen, PO Box 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 7:6. 2009
  7. pmc Disease progression among untreated HIV-infected patients in South Ethiopia: implications for patient care
    Degu Jerene
    Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia
    MedGenMed 7:66. 2005
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness of anti-retroviral therapy at a district hospital in southern Ethiopia
    Asfaw Demissie Bikilla
    Center for International Health, University of Bergen, Post box 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 7:13. 2009
  9. pmc Disease Progression Among Untreated HIV-Infected Patients in South Ethiopia: Implications for Patient Care
    Degu Jerene
    HIV AIDS Coordinator, Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia PhD Candidate, Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Int AIDS Soc 7:66. 2005

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Publications9

  1. pmc Antiretroviral therapy at a district hospital in Ethiopia prevents death and tuberculosis in a cohort of HIV patients
    Degu Jerene
    Arba Minch Hospital, Ethiopia
    AIDS Res Ther 3:10. 2006
    ..Starting in January 2003, we followed all consecutive adult HIV infected patients who visited the HIV clinic. Since August 2003, we treated patients with HAART. Only basic laboratory services were available...
  2. pmc Acceptability of HIV counselling and testing among tuberculosis patients in south Ethiopia
    Degu Jerene
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 7:4. 2007
    ..Our aim was to assess the acceptability of HIV testing among tuberculosis patients under routine care conditions in south Ethiopia...
  3. pmc Evaluation of collaborative TB/HIV activities in a general hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Aragie Kassa
    Ministry of Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 5:67. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Predictors of early death in a cohort of Ethiopian patients treated with HAART
    Degu Jerene
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 6:136. 2006
    ..However, compared to patients in high-income countries, patients in resource-poor countries have higher mortality rates. Our objective was to identify independent risk factors for death in Ethiopian patients treated with HAART...
  5. pmc Patients present earlier and survival has improved, but pre-ART attrition is high in a six-year HIV cohort data from Ethiopia
    Zewdie Mulissa
    Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 5:e13268. 2010
    ..Our objective was to assess the effect of improved availability of HIV services on patient presentation to care and subsequent pre-ART and on-ART outcomes...
  6. pmc Cost estimates of HIV care and treatment with and without anti-retroviral therapy at Arba Minch Hospital in southern Ethiopia
    Asfaw Demissie Bikilla
    Center for International Health, University of Bergen, PO Box 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 7:6. 2009
    ..Little is known about the costs of HIV care in Ethiopia...
  7. pmc Disease progression among untreated HIV-infected patients in South Ethiopia: implications for patient care
    Degu Jerene
    Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia
    MedGenMed 7:66. 2005
    ..The natural course of HIV disease progression among resource-poor patient populations has not been clearly defined...
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness of anti-retroviral therapy at a district hospital in southern Ethiopia
    Asfaw Demissie Bikilla
    Center for International Health, University of Bergen, Post box 7804, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 7:13. 2009
    ..As the resource implications of expanding anti-retroviral therapy (ART) are likely to be large, there is a need to explore its cost-effectiveness. So far, there is no such information available from Ethiopia...
  9. pmc Disease Progression Among Untreated HIV-Infected Patients in South Ethiopia: Implications for Patient Care
    Degu Jerene
    HIV AIDS Coordinator, Arba Minch Hospital, Arba Minch, Ethiopia PhD Candidate, Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Int AIDS Soc 7:66. 2005
    ..The natural course of HIV disease progression among resource-poor patient populations has not been clearly defined...