MakCHS Publications

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2008
J. D. Maeseneer, v. Weel, C., Egilman, D., Mfenyana, K., Kaufman, A., Sewankambo, N., and Flinkenflogel, M., Funding for primary health care in developing countries, BMJ, vol. 336, no. 7643, pp. 518 - 519, 2008.
M. Wayengera, Kajumbula, H., and Byarugaba, W., Identification of restriction endonuclease with potential ability to cleave the HSV-2 genome: inherent potential for biosynthetic versus live recombinant microbicides., Theoretical biology & medical modelling, vol. 5, p. 18, 2008.
E. M. Torok, Kambugu, A., and Wright, E., Immune reconstitution disease of the central nervous system., Current opinion in HIV and AIDS, vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 438-45, 2008.
I. Lindström, Sundar, N., Lindh, J., Kironde, F., Kabasa, J. D., Kwok, O. C. H., Dubey, J. P., and Smith, J. E., Isolation and genotyping of Toxoplasma gondii from Ugandan chickens reveals frequent multiple infections., Parasitology, vol. 135, no. Pt 1, pp. 39-45, 2008.
B. Castelnuovo, Nanyonjo, A., Kamya, M., and Ocama, P., Is it safe to switch from stavudine to zidovudine after developing symptomatic hyperlactatemia?, African health sciences, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 133-4, 2008.
B. B. Asiimwe, Ghebremichael, S., Kallenius, G., Koivula, T., and Joloba, M. L., Mycobacterium tuberculosis spoligotypes and drug susceptibility pattern of isolates from tuberculosis patients in peri-urban Kampala, Uganda, BMC Infectious Diseases, vol. 8, no. 1, p. 101, 2008.
H. Brahmbhatt, Kigozi, G., Serwadda, D., Wabwire-Mangen, F., Sewankambo, N., Wawer, M., and Gray, R., Is the risk of mother-to-child transmission of HIV higher among female compared with male infants? A case of Rakai, Uganda. 2008.
G. Kigozi, Gray, R. H., Wawer, M. J., Serwadda, D., Makumbi, F., Watya, S., Nalugoda, F., Kiwanuka, N., Moulton, L. H., Chen, M. Z., Sewankambo, N. K., Wabwire-Mangen, F., Bacon, M. C., Ridzon, R., Opendi, P., Sempijja, V., Settuba, A., Buwembo, D., Kiggundu, V., Anyokorit, M., Nkale, J., Kighoma, N., and Charvat, B., The safety of adult male circumcision in HIV-infected and uninfected men in Rakai, Uganda., PLoS medicine, vol. 5, no. 6, p. e116, 2008.
J. A. G. Whitworth, Kokwaro, G., Kinyanjui, S., Snewin, V. A., Tanner, M., Walport, M., and Sewankambo, N., Strengthening capacity for health research in Africa., Lancet, vol. 372, no. 9649, pp. 1590-3, 2008.
J. De Maeseneer, van Weel, C., Egilman, D., Mfenyana, K., Kaufman, A., and Sewankambo, N., Strengthening primary care: addressing the disparity between vertical and horizontal investment, British Journal of General Practice, vol. 58, no. 546, pp. 3 - 4, 2008.
J. Kagaayi, Gray, R. H., Brahmbhatt, H., Kigozi, G., Nalugoda, F., Wabwire-Mangen, F., Serwadda, D., Sewankambo, N., Ddungu, V., Ssebagala, D., Sekasanvu, J., Kigozi, G., Makumbi, F., Kiwanuka, N., Lutalo, T., Reynolds, S. J., and Wawer, M. J., Survival of infants born to HIV-positive mothers, by feeding modality, in Rakai, Uganda., PloS one, vol. 3, no. 12, p. e3877, 2008.
2009
M. Nassali, Nakanjako, D., Kyabayinze, D., Beyeza, J., Okoth, A., and Mutyaba, T., Access to HIV/AIDS care for mothers and children in sub-Saharan Africa: adherence to the postnatal PMTCT program, AIDS Care, vol. 21, no. 9, pp. 1124 - 1131, 2009.
S. E. Mshana, Joloba, M., Kakooza, A., and Kaddu-Mulindwa, D., Campylobacter spp among children with acute diarrhea attending Mulago hospital in Kampala--Uganda., African health sciences, vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 201-5, 2009.
B. Castelnuovo, Manabe, Y. C., Kiragga, A., Kamya, M., Easterbrook, P., and Kambugu, A., Cause-specific mortality and the contribution of immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in the first 3 years after antiretroviral therapy initiation in an urban African cohort., Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, vol. 49, no. 6, pp. 965-72, 2009.
M. J. Wawer, Makumbi, F., Kigozi, G., Serwadda, D., Watya, S., Nalugoda, F., Buwembo, D., Ssempijja, V., Kiwanuka, N., Moulton, L. H., Sewankambo, N. K., Reynolds, S. J., Quinn, T. C., Opendi, P., Iga, B., Ridzon, R., Laeyendecker, O., and Gray, R. H., Circumcision in HIV-infected men and its effect on HIV transmission to female partners in Rakai, Uganda: a randomised controlled trial., Lancet, vol. 374, no. 9685, pp. 229-37, 2009.
S. Ogwang, Asiimwe, B. B., Traore, H., Mumbowa, F., Okwera, A., Eisenach, K. D., Kayes, S., Jones-López, E. C., McNerney, R., Worodria, W., Ayakaka, I., Mugerwa, R. D., Smith, P. G., Ellner, J., and Joloba, M. L., Comparison of rapid tests for detection of rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Kampala, Uganda, BMC Infectious Diseases, vol. 9, no. 1, p. 139, 2009.
F. Bwanga, Hoffner, S., Haile, M., and Joloba, M. L., Direct susceptibility testing for multi drug resistant tuberculosis: A meta-analysis, BMC Infectious Diseases, vol. 9, no. 1, p. 67, 2009.
B. B. Asiimwe, Joloba, M. L., Ghebremichael, S., Koivula, T., Kateete, D. P., Katabazi, F. A., Pennhag, A., Petersson, R., and Kallenius, G., DNA restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from HIV-seropositive and HIV-seronegative patients in Kampala, Uganda, BMC Infectious Diseases, vol. 9, no. 1, p. 12, 2009.
O. Laeyendecker, Redd, A. D., Lutalo, T., Gray, R. H., Wawer, M., Ssempijja, V., Gamiel, J., Bwanika, J. B., Makumbi, F., Nalugoda, F., Opendi, P., Kigozi, G., Ndyanabo, A., Iga, B., Kiwanuka, N., Sewankambo, N., Reynolds, S. J., Serwadda, D., and Quinn, T. C., Frequency of Long-Term Nonprogressors in HIV-1 Seroconverters From Rakai Uganda, JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, vol. 52, no. 3, pp. 316 - 319, 2009.
N. Kiwanuka, Robb, M., Laeyendecker, O., Kigozi, G., Wabwire-Mangen, F., Makumbi, F. E., Nalugoda, F., Kagaayi, J., Eller, M., Eller, L. A., Serwadda, D., Sewankambo, N. K., Reynolds, S. J., Quinn, T. C., Gray, R. H., Wawer, M. J., and Whalen, C. C., HIV-1 Viral Subtype Differences in the Rate of CD4+ T-Cell Decline Among HIV Seroincident Antiretroviral Naive Persons in Rakai District, Uganda, JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, p. 1, 2009.
A. Kennedy, Sack, D. A., Brooks, V., Behan, M., Cravioto, A., IJsselmuiden, C., and Sewankambo, N., Improving international research contracting, Bulletin of the World Health Organization, vol. 87, no. 7, pp. 487 - 487, 2009.
W. Byarugaba, Kajumbula, H., and Wayengera, M., In silico evidence for the species-specific conservation of mosquito retroposons: implications as a molecular biomarker, Theoretical Biology and Medical Modelling, vol. 6, no. 1, p. 14, 2009.
A. D. Redd, Dabitao, D., Bream, J. H., Charvat, B., Laeyendecker, O., Kiwanuka, N., Lutalo, T., Kigozi, G., Tobian, A. A. R., Gamiel, J., Neal, J. D., Oliver, A. E., Margolick, J. B., Sewankambo, N., Reynolds, S. J., Wawer, M. J., Serwadda, D., Gray, R. H., and Quinn, T. C., Microbial translocation, the innate cytokine response, and HIV-1 disease progression in Africa., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 106, no. 16, pp. 6718-23, 2009.
D. Guwatudde, Wabwire-Mangen, F., Eller, L. A., Eller, M., McCutchan, F., Kibuuka, H., Millard, M., Sewankambo, N., Serwadda, D., Michael, N., and Robb, M., Relatively low HIV infection rates in rural Uganda, but with high potential for a rise: a cohort study in Kayunga District, Uganda., PloS one, vol. 4, no. 1, p. e4145, 2009.
Y. C. Manabe, Jacob, S. T., Thomas, D., Quinn, T. C., Ronald, A., Coutinho, A., Mayanja-Kizza, H., and Merry, C., Resurrecting the triple threat: academic social responsibility in the context of global health research., Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, vol. 48, no. 10, pp. 1420-2, 2009.
M. Sagar, Laeyendecker, O., Lee, S., Gamiel, J., Wawer, M. J., Gray, R. H., Serwadda, D., Sewankambo, N. K., Shepherd, J. C., Toma, J., Huang, W., and Quinn, T. C., Selection of HIV variants with signature genotypic characteristics during heterosexual transmission., The Journal of infectious diseases, vol. 199, no. 4, pp. 580-9, 2009.
A. Cattamanchi, Dowdy, D. W., Davis, L. J., Worodria, W., Yoo, S., Joloba, M., Matovu, J., Hopewell, P. C., and Huang, L., Sensitivity of direct versus concentrated sputum smear microscopy in HIV-infected patients suspected of having pulmonary tuberculosis, BMC Infectious Diseases, vol. 9, no. 1, p. 53, 2009.
R. R. Gray, Tatem, A. J., Lamers, S., Hou, W., Laeyendecker, O., Serwadda, D., Sewankambo, N., Gray, R. H., Wawer, M., Quinn, T. C., Goodenow, M. M., and Salemi, M., Spatial phylodynamics of HIV-1 epidemic emergence in east Africa., AIDS (London, England), vol. 23, no. 14, pp. F9-F17, 2009.
2010
R. Byamugisha, Tumwine, J. K., Ndeezi, G., Karamagi, C. A. S., and Tylleskär, T., Attitudes to routine HIV counselling and testing, and knowledge about prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV in eastern Uganda: a cross-sectional survey among antenatal attendees, Journal of the International AIDS Society, vol. 13, no. 1, p. 52, 2010.
D. Serwadda, Wawer, M.  J., Makumbi, F., Kong, X., Kigozi, G., Gravitt, P., Watya, S., Nalugoda, F., Ssempijja, V., Tobian, A.  A.  R., Kiwanuka, N., Moulton, L.  H., Sewankambo, N.  K., Reynolds, S.  J., Quinn, T.  C., Oliver, A.  E., Iga, B., Laeyendecker, O., and Gray, R.  H., Circumcision of HIV├ö├ç├ëInfected Men: Effects on High├ö├ç├ëRisk Human Papillomavirus Infections in a Randomized Trial in Rakai, Uganda, The Journal of Infectious Diseases, vol. 201, no. 10, pp. 1463 - 1469, 2010.
R. Byamugisha, Tumwine, J. K., Semiyaga, N., and Tylleskar, T., Determinants of male involvement in the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV programme in Eastern Uganda: a cross-sectional survey, Reproductive Health, vol. 7, no. 1, p. 12, 2010.
R. Byamugisha, Tylleskar, T., Kagawa, M. N., Onyango, S., Karamagi, C. A. S., and Tumwine, J. K., Dramatic and sustained increase in HIV-testing rates among antenatal attendees in Eastern Uganda after a policy change from voluntary counselling and testing to routine counselling and testing for HIV: a retrospective analysis of hospital records.., BMC Health Services Research, vol. 10, no. 1, p. 290, 2010.
G. Ndeezi, Tylleskär, T., Ndugwa, C. M., and Tumwine, J. K., Effect of multiple micronutrient supplementation on survival of HIV-infected children in Uganda: a randomized, controlled trial, Journal of the International AIDS Society, vol. 13, no. 1, p. 18, 2010.
J. Nankunda, Tylleskär, T., Ndeezi, G., Semiyaga, N., and Tumwine, J. K., Establishing individual peer counselling for exclusive breastfeeding in Uganda: implications for scaling-up, Maternal Child Nutrition, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 53 - 66, 2010.
M. Wayengera, On the general theory of the origins of retroviruses., Theoretical biology & medical modelling, vol. 7, p. 5, 2010.
E. Hestvik, Tylleskar, T., Kaddu-Mulindwa, D. H., Ndeezi, G., Grahnquist, L., Olafsdottir, E., and Tumwine, J. K., Helicobacter pylori in apparently healthy children aged 0-12 years in urban Kampala, Uganda: a community-based cross sectional survey, BMC Gastroenterology, vol. 10, no. 1, p. 62, 2010.
C. M. Wheeler, HPV genotypes: implications for worldwide cervical cancer screening and vaccination., The lancet oncology, vol. 11, no. 11, pp. 1013-4, 2010.
J. Whitworth, Sewankambo, N. K., and Snewin, V. A., Improving implementation: building research capacity in maternal, neonatal, and child health in Africa., PLoS medicine, vol. 7, no. 7, p. e1000299, 2010.
R. K. Baingana, Nakasujja, N., Galukande, M., Omona, K., Mafigiri, D. K., and Sewankambo, N. K., Learning health professionalism at Makerere University: an exploratory study amongst undergraduate students, BMC Medical Education, vol. 10, no. 1, p. 76, 2010.
C. Mgone, Volmink, J., Coles, D., Makanga, M., Jaffar, S., and Sewankambo, N., Linking research and development to strengthen health systems in Africa., Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH, vol. 15, no. 12, pp. 1404-6, 2010.
R.  H. Gray, Serwadda, D., Kong, X., Makumbi, F., Kigozi, G., Gravitt, P.  E., Watya, S., Nalugoda, F., Ssempijja, V., Tobian, A.  A.  R., Kiwanuka, N., Moulton, L.  H., Sewankambo, N.  K., Reynolds, S.  J., Quinn, T.  C., Iga, B., Laeyendecker, O., Oliver, A.  E., and Wawer, M.  J., Male Circumcision Decreases Acquisition and Increases Clearance of High├ö├ç├ëRisk Human Papillomavirus in HIV├ö├ç├ëNegative Men: A Randomized Trial in Rakai, Uganda, The Journal of Infectious Diseases, vol. 201, no. 10, pp. 1455 - 1462, 2010.
J. B. A. Okello, Rodriguez, L., Poinar, D., Bos, K., Okwi, A. L., Bimenya, G. S., Sewankambo, N. K., Henry, K. R., Kuch, M., and Poinar, H. N., Quantitative assessment of the sensitivity of various commercial reverse transcriptases based on armored HIV RNA., PloS one, vol. 5, no. 11, p. e13931, 2010.
S. Kamunyori, Al-Bader, S., Sewankambo, N., Singer, P. A., and Daar, A. S., Science-based health innovation in Uganda: creative strategies for applying research to development, BMC International Health and Human Rights, vol. 10, no. Suppl 1, p. S5, 2010.
P. G. Richardson, Towards a better understanding of treatment-related peripheral neuropathy in multiple myeloma., The lancet oncology, vol. 11, no. 11, pp. 1014-6, 2010.
A. L. Okwi, Byarugaba, W., Ndugwa, C. M., Parkes, A., Ocaido, M., and Tumwine, J. K., An up-date on the prevalence of sickle cell trait in Eastern and Western Uganda, BMC Blood Disorders, vol. 10, no. 1, p. 5, 2010.
2011
S. N. Mbalinda, Plover, C. M., Burnham, G., Kaye, D., Mwanika, A., Oria, H., Okullo, I., Muhwezi, W., and Groves, S., Assessing community perspectives of the community based education and service model at Makerere University, Uganda: a qualitative evaluation, BMC International Health and Human Rights, vol. 11, no. Suppl 1, p. S6, 2011.
Z. Nankinga, Kutyabami, P., Kibuule, D., Kalyango, J., Groves, S., Bollinger, R. C., and Obua, C., An assessment of Makerere University College of Health Sciences: optimizing health research capacity to meet UgandaÔÇÖs priorities, BMC International Health and Human Rights, vol. 11, no. Suppl 1, p. S12, 2011.
A. Cheung, Lavis, J. N., Hamandi, A., El-Jardali, F., Sachs, J., and Sewankambo, N., Climate for evidence-informed health systems: A print media analysis in 44 low- and middle-income countries that host knowledge-translation platforms., Health research policy and systems / BioMed Central, vol. 9, p. 7, 2011.
L. Chola, Nkonki, L., Kankasa, C., Nankunda, J., Tumwine, J., Tylleskar, T., and Robberstad, B., Cost of individual peer counselling for the promotion of exclusive breastfeeding in Uganda, Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation, vol. 9, no. 1, p. 11, 2011.
T. Matsubayashi, Manabe, Y. C., Etonu, A., Kyegombe, N., Muganzi, A., Coutinho, A., and Peters, D. H., The effects of an HIV project on HIV and non-HIV services at local government clinics in urban Kampala, BMC International Health and Human Rights, vol. 11, no. Suppl 1, p. S9, 2011.
T. Tylleskär, Jackson, D., Meda, N., Engebretsen, I. M. S., Chopra, M., Diallo, A. H., Doherty, T., Ekström, E. - C., Fadnes, L. T., Goga, A., Kankasa, C., Klungsøyr, J. I., Lombard, C., Nankabirwa, V., Nankunda, J. K., Van de Perre, P., Sanders, D., Shanmugam, R., Sommerfelt, H., Wamani, H., and Tumwine, J. K., Exclusive breastfeeding promotion by peer counsellors in sub-Saharan Africa (PROMISE-EBF): a cluster-randomised trial, The Lancet, 2011.
G. W. Pariyo, Mayora, C., Okui, O., Ssengooba, F., Peters, D. H., Serwadda, D., Lucas, H., Bloom, G., Rahman, M., and Ekirapa-Kiracho, E., Exploring new health markets: experiences from informal providers of transport for maternal health services in Eastern Uganda, BMC International Health and Human Rights, vol. 11, no. Suppl 1, p. S10, 2011.
E. Hestvik, Tumwine, J. K., Tylleskar, T., Grahnquist, L., Ndeezi, G., Kaddu-Mulindwa, D. H., Aksnes, L., and Olafsdottir, E., Faecal calprotectin concentrations in apparently healthy children aged 0-12 years in urban Kampala, Uganda: a community-based survey, BMC Pediatrics, vol. 11, no. 1, p. 9, 2011.
G. Pariyo, Serwadda, D., Sewankambo, N. K., Groves, S., Bollinger, R. C., and Peters, D. H., A grander challenge: the case of how Makerere University College of Health Sciences (MakCHS) contributes to health outcomes in Africa, BMC International Health and Human Rights, vol. 11, no. Suppl 1, p. S2, 2011.
G. Pariyo, Serwadda, D., Sewankambo, N. K., Groves, S., Bollinger, R. C., and Peters, D. H., A grander challenge: the case of how Makerere University College of Health Sciences (MakCHS) contributes to health outcomes in Africa, BMC International Health and Human Rights, vol. 11, no. Suppl 1, p. S2, 2011.
J. Nankumbi, Groves, S., Leontsini, E., Kyegombe, N., Coutinho, A., and Manabe, Y., The impact on nurses and nurse managers of introducing PEPFAR clinical services in urban government clinics in Uganda, BMC International Health and Human Rights, vol. 11, no. Suppl 1, p. S8, 2011.
E. Ekirapa-Kiracho, Waiswa, P., Rahman, M., Makumbi, F., Kiwanuka, N., Okui, O., Rutebemberwa, E., Bua, J., Mutebi, A., Nalwadda, G., Serwadda, D., Pariyo, G. W., and Peters, D. H., Increasing access to institutional deliveries using demand and supply side incentives: early results from a quasi-experimental study, BMC International Health and Human Rights, vol. 11, no. Suppl 1, p. S11, 2011.
M. A. Eller, Blom, K. G., Gonzalez, V. D., Eller, L. A., Naluyima, P., Laeyendecker, O., Quinn, T. C., Kiwanuka, N., Serwadda, D., Sewankambo, N. K., Tasseneetrithep, B., Wawer, M. J., Gray, R. H., Marovich, M. A., Michael, N. L., de Souza, M. S., Wabwire-Mangen, F., Robb, M. L., Currier, J. R., and Sandberg, J. K., Innate and adaptive immune responses both contribute to pathological CD4 T cell activation in HIV-1 infected Ugandans., PloS one, vol. 6, no. 4, p. e18779, 2011.
D. K. Kaye, Bakyawa, J., Kakande, N., and Sewankambo, N., The mediaÔÇÖs and health scientistsÔÇÖ perceptions of strategies and priorities for nurturing positive scientistmedia interaction for communicating health research in Uganda, 2011.
R. K. Wanyenze, Kamya, M. R., Fatch, R., Mayanja-Kizza, H., Baveewo, S., Sawires, S., Bangsberg, D. R., Coates, T., and Hahn, J. A., Missed Opportunities for HIV Testing and Late-Stage Diagnosis among HIV-Infected Patients in Uganda, PLoS ONE, vol. 6, no. 7, p. e21794, 2011.

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