Publications

You will find below the list of CUHAS publications By year.

PUBLICATIONS OUTPUT 2018

PUBLICATIONS OUTPUT 2017

  • Ahmed M, Mirambo MM, Mushi MF, Hokororo A, Mshana SE. Bacteremia caused by multidrug-resistant bacteria among hospitalized malnourished children in Mwanza, Tanzania: a cross sectional study. BMC Res Notes. 2017 Jan 25;10(1):62. doi: 10.1186/s13104-017-2389-z
  • Amadori D, Serra P, Masalu N, Pangan A, Scarpi E, Bugingo AM, Katabalo D, Ibrahim T, Bongiovanni A, Miserocchi G, Spadazzi C, Liverani C, Turri V, Tedaldi R, Mercatali L. Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms or serum levels as key drivers of breast cancer development? The question of the vitamin D pathway. Oncotarget. 2017 Feb 21;8(8):13142-13156. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.14482
  • Ambrose EE, Makani J, Chami N, Masoza T, Kabyemera R, Peck RN, Kamugisha E, Manjurano A, Kayange N, Smart LR.High birth prevalence of sickle cell disease in Northwestern Tanzania.Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2017 Aug 2.
  • Chaula T, Seni J, Ng'walida N, Kajura A, Mirambo MM, DeVinney R, Mshana SE. Urinary Tract Infections among HIV-Positive Pregnant Women in Mwanza City, Tanzania, Are High and Predicted by Low CD4+ Count. Int J Microbiol. 2017;2017:4042686. doi: 10.1155/2017/4042686. Epub 2017 Jan 31.
  • Chibwe E, Mirambo MM, Kihunrwa A, Mshana SE. Magnitude of the Cytomegalovirus infection among pregnant women attending antenatal clinics in the city of Mwanza, Tanzania. BMC Res Notes (2017) 10:489 DOI 10.1186/s13104-017-2813-4.
  • Dika HI, Dismas M, Iddi S, Rumanyika R. Prevalent use of herbs for reduction of labour duration in Mwanza, Tanzania: are obstetricians aware?Tanzania Journal of Health Research - Vol 19, No 2 (2017).
  • Downs JA, Mwakisole AH, Chandika AB, Lugoba S, Kassim R, Laizer E, Magambo KA, Lee MH, Kalluvya SE, Downs DJ, Fitzgerald DW. Educating religious leaders to promote uptake of male circumcision in Tanzania: a cluster randomised trial. Lancet 2017; 389: 1124–32.
  • Gunda DW, Godfrey KG, Kilonzo SB, Mpondo BC.Cytopenias among ART-naive patients with advanced HIV disease on enrolment to care and treatment services at a tertiary hospital in Tanzania: A cross-sectional study.Malawi Med J. 2017 Mar;29(1):43-52.PMID: 28567196
  • Gunda DW, Kaganda RA, Kilonzo SB, Mpondo BC. Prevalence and associated factors of late HIV diagnosis in north-western rural Tanzania: a cross sectional study. Tanzania Journal of Health Research. Vol 19, No 3 (2017).
  • Gunda DW, Nkandala I, Kilonzo SB, Kilangi BB, Mpondo BC.Prevalence and Risk Factors of Mortality among Adult HIV Patients Initiating ART in Rural Setting of HIV Care and Treatment Services in North Western Tanzania: A Retrospective Cohort Study.J Sex Transm Dis. 2017;2017:7075601.
  • Gunda DW, Nkandala I, Kavishe GA, Kilonzo SB, Kabangila R, Mpondo BC.Prevalence and Risk Factors of Delayed Sputum Conversion among Patients Treated for Smear Positive PTB in Northwestern Rural Tanzania: A Retrospective Cohort Study.J Trop Med. 2017;2017:5352906.
  • Gunda DW, Kidenya BR, Mshana SE, Kilonzo SB, Mpondo BC. Accuracy of WHO immunological criteria in identifying virological failure among HIV-infected adults on First line antiretroviral therapy in Mwanza, North-western Tanzania.BMC Res Notes. 2017 Jan 17;10(1):45. doi: 10.1186/s13104-016-2334-6.
  • Gunda DW, Kilonzo SB, Kamugisha E, Rauya EZ, Mpondo BC.Prevalence and risk factors of poor immune recovery among adult HIV patients attending care and treatment centre in northwestern Tanzania following the use of highly active antiretroviral therapy: a retrospective study.BMC Res Notes. 2017 Jun 8;10(1):197. doi: 10.1186/s13104-017-2521-0.PMID: 28595630.
  • Iddi S, Francis B, Jaka HM, Mirambo MM, Mushi MF. Clinical presentation and precipitating factors of diabetic ketoacidosis among patients admitted to intensive care unit at a tertiary hospital in Mwanza, Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Health Research - Vol 19, No 1 (2017).
  • Ishengoma DS, Kamugisha ML, Rutta AS, Kagaruki GB, Kilale AM, Kahwa A, Kamugisha E, Baraka V, Mandara CI, Materu GS, Massaga JJ, Magesa SM, Lemnge MM, Mboera LE. Performance of health laboratories in provision of HIV diagnostic and supportive services in selected districts of Tanzania.BMC Health Serv Res. 2017 Jan 23;17(1):70. doi: 10.1186/s12913-017-2030-9.
  • Jande M, Katabalo DM, Sravanam P, Marwa C, Madlan B, Burger J, Godman B, Oluka M, Massele A, Mwita S. Patient-related beliefs and adherence toward their medications among the adult hypertensive outpatients in Tanzania. J Comp Eff Res. 2017 May 9. doi: 10.2217/cer-2016-0060.
  • Kabakama S, Konje E, Ngallaba S. Methodological Challenges and Lessons Learned from Assessing the Routine Health Information Management Data Quality: Experience from Tanzania. J Health Med Informat 2017, 8:2. DOI: 10.4172/2157-7420.1000259.
  • Kelemen LE, Rambau PF, Koziak JM, Steed H, Köbel M. Synchronous endometrial and ovarian carcinomas: predictors of risk and associations with survival and tumor expression profiles. Cancer Causes Control. 2017 May;28(5):447-457. doi: 10.1007/s10552-017-0855-5. Epub 2017 Feb 13.
  • Kidenya BR, Mshana SE, Gerwing-Adima L, Kidola J, Kasang C.Drug adherence and efficacy of smear microscopy in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis after 2 months of medication in North-western Tanzania.Int J Infect Dis. 2017 Aug 3. pii: S1201-9712(17)30204-7.
  • Kilonzo SB, Gunda DW, Kashasha F, Mpondo BC.Liver Fibrosis and Hepatitis B Coinfection among ART Naïve HIV-Infected Patients at a Tertiary Level Hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: A Cross-Sectional Study.J Trop Med. 2017;2017:5629130.

PUBLICATIONS OUTPUT 2016

  • Allain TJ, Kinley L, Tsidya B, Murray A, Cheesman M, Kampondeni S, Kayange N. The spectrum of heart disease in adults in Malawi: A review of the literature with reference to the importance of echocardiography as a diagnostic modality. Malawi Med J. 2016 Jun;28(2):61-65. No abstract available. PMID: 27895831.
  • Amadori D, Serra P, Bucchi L, Altini M, Majinge C, Kahima J, Botteghi M, John C, Stefan DC, Masalu N. The Mwanza Cancer Project.Lancet Oncol. 2016 Feb;17(2):146-8. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(16)00012-7. No abstract available.
  • Baraka V, Kweka EJ. The Threat of Zika Virus in Sub-Saharan Africa - The Need to Remain Vigilant. Front Public Health. 2016 May 31;4:110. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2016.00110. No abstract available. PMID: 27303663.
  • Boaz MM, Kalluvya S, Downs JA, Mpondo BC, Mshana SE. Pattern, Clinical Characteristics, and Outcome of Meningitis among HIV-Infected Adults Admitted in a Tertiary Hospital in North Western Tanzania: A Cross-Sectional Study. J Trop Med. 2016;2016:6573672. doi: 10.1155/2016/6573672. PMID:27651801.
  • Chale LE, Fenton TR, Kayange N. Predictors of knowledge and practice of exclusive breastfeeding among health workers in Mwanza city, northwest Tanzania. BMC Nurs. 2016 Dec 30;15:72. doi: 10.1186/s12912-016-0192-0. PMID:28050163.
  • Chalya PL, Manyama M, Rambau PF, Kapesa A, Ngallaba SE, Masalu N, Mabula JB. Clinicopathological pattern of benign breast diseases among female patients at a tertiary health institution in Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Health Research 2016 18:1
  • Chalya PL, Mbunda F, Rambau PF, Jaka H, Masalu N, Mirambo MM, Mushi MF, Kalluvya SE. Kaposi’s sarcoma: a 10-year experience with 248 patients at a single tertiary care hospital in Tanzania. BMC Research Notes 20158:440. DOI: 10.1186/s13104-015-1348-9
  • Chalya PL, Mbunda F, Rambau PF, Jaka H, Masalu N, Mirambo MM, Mushi MF, Kalluvya SE. Kaposi’s sarcoma: a 10-year experience with 248 patients at a single tertiary care hospital in Tanzania. BMC Research Notes 20158:440. DOI: 10.1186/s13104-015-1348-9
  • Chelidze KI, Lim CC, Peck RN, Giiti G, Leahy N, Rabbitts A, Yurt R, Gallagher JJ, Mitchell KB. Predictors of Mortality Among Pediatric Burn Patients in East Africa. J Burn Care Res. 2016 Mar-Apr;37(2):e154-60. doi: 10.1097/BCR.0000000000000286. PubMed PMID: 26284634.
  • Gunda DW, Nkandala I, Kavishe GA, Kilonzo SB, Kabangila R, Mpondo BC.Prevalence and Risk Factors of Delayed Sputum Conversion among Patients Treated for Smear Positive PTB in Northwestern Rural Tanzania: A Retrospective Cohort Study.J Trop Med. 2017;2017:5352906.
  • Gunda DW, Kidenya BR, Mshana SE, Kilonzo SB, Mpondo BC. Accuracy of WHO immunological criteria in identifying virological failure among HIV-infected adults on First line antiretroviral therapy in Mwanza, North-western Tanzania.BMC Res Notes. 2017 Jan 17;10(1):45. doi: 10.1186/s13104-016-2334-6.
  • Chelidze KI, Lim CC, Peck RN, Giiti G, Leahy N, Rabbitts A, Yurt R, Gallagher JJ, Mitchell KB. Predictors of Mortality Among Pediatric Burn Patients in East Africa. J Burn Care Res. 2016 Mar-Apr;37(2):e154-60. doi: 10.1097/BCR.0000000000000286. PubMed PMID: 26284634.
  • Cole JB, Manyama M, Kimwaga E, Mathayo J, Larson JR, Liberton DK, Lukowiak K, Ferrara TM, Riccardi SL, Li M, Mio W, Prochazkova M, Williams T, Li H, Jones KL, Klein OD, Santorico SA, Hallgrimsson B, Spritz RA. Genomewide Association Study of African Children Identifies Association of SCHIP1 and PDE8A with Facial Size and Shape. PLoS Genet. 2016 Aug 25;12(8):e1006174. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1006174. PMID:27560698
  • Chishimba K, Hang'ombe BM, Muzandu K, Mshana SE, Matee MI, Nakajima C, Suzuki Y. Detection of Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase-Producing Escherichia coli in Market-Ready Chickens in Zambia. Int J Microbiol. 2016;2016:5275724. doi: 10.1155/2016/5275724. Epub 2016 Apr 17.
  • Divala OH, Amberbir A, Ismail Z, Beyene T, Garone D, Pfaff C, Singano V, Akello H, Joshua M, Nyirenda MJ, Matengeni A, Berman J, Mallewa J, Chinomba GS, Kayange N, Allain TJ, Chan AK, Sodhi SK, van Oosterhout JJ. The burden of hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and cardiovascular risk factors among adult Malawians in HIV care: consequences for integrated services. BMC Public Health. 2016 Dec 12;16(1):1243. PMID:27955664.
  • Downs JA, Mathad JS, Reif LK, McNairy ML, Celum C, Boutin-Foster C, Deschamps MM, Gupta A, Hokororo A, Katz IT, Konopasek L, Nelson R, Riviere C, Glimcher LH, Fitzgerald DW. The ripple effect: why promoting female leadership in global health matters. Public Health Action. 2016 Dec 21;6(4):210-211. doi: 10.5588/pha.16.0072. PMID:28123954.
  • Erkkilä A, Khan S, Sabbour S, Nyanza EC, Omambia B: Chapter 2: Upgrading the public health curriculum and teaching methodologies, in Erkkilä A, Haaranen A, Kauhanen J, Khan S, Saarti J (eds). Better learning for better health: HEI-ICI projects and practices. Publications of the University of Eastern Finland. General series 18. 2016.16-27pp. e-publication available at ISBN.
  • Farrell JS, Gaxiola-Valdez I, Wolff MD, David LS, Dika HI, Geeraert BL, Rachel Wang X, Singh S, Spanswick SC, Dunn JF, Antle MC, Federico P, Teskey GC. Postictal behavioural impairments are due to a severe prolonged hypoperfusion/hypoxia event that is COX-2 dependent. Elife. 2016 Nov 22;5. pii: e19352. doi: 10.7554/eLife.19352. PMID:27874832.
  • Gunda DW, Kilonzo SB, Mpondo BC. Magnitude and correlates of moderate to severe anemia among adult HIV patients receiving first line HAART in Northwestern Tanzania: a cross sectional clinic based study. Pan Afr Med J. 2016 Feb 4;23:26. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2016.23.26.8268. PMID: 27200131.

2015 Publication

  • Ahmed M, Moremi N, Mirambo MM, Hokororo A, Mushi MF, Seni J, Kamugisha E, Mshana SE. Multi-resistant gram negative enteric bacteria causing urinary tract infection among malnourished under-fives admitted at a tertiary hospital, northwestern, Tanzania. Italian Journal of Pediatrics (2015) 41:44
  • Bastien S, Hetherington E, Hatfield J, Kutz S, Manyama M. Youth-Driven Innovation in Sanitation Solutions for Maasai Pastoralists in Tanzania: Conceptual Framework and Study Design. Global Journal of Health Education and Promotion2015, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 14–37
  • Chacha F, Mshana SE, Mirambo MM, Mushi MF, Kabyemera R, Gerwing L, Schneiderhan W, Zimmermann O, Groß U. Salmonella Typhi meningitis in a 9-year old boy with urinary schistosomiasis: a case report. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Mar 3;8: 64. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1030-2.
  • Chalya PL, Kayange NM, Rambau PF, Manyama M, Gilyoma JM. Surgical management of vascular anomalies in children at a tertiary care hospital in a resource-limited setting: a Tanzanian experience with 134 patients. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Nov 30;8(1):732. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1718-3.
  • Chalya PL, Manyama M, Kayange NM, Mabula JB, Massenga A. Infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis at a tertiary care hospital in Tanzania: a surgical experience with 102 patients over a 5-year period. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Nov 18;8:690. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1660-4. PMID: 26581339 Free PMC Article
  • Chalya PL, Ngayomela IH, Rambau PF, Kahima KJ, Kapesa A, Ngallaba SE: Mob justice as an emerging medico-legal, social and public health problem in north-western Tanzania: a need for immediate attention: Tanzania Journal of Health Research 2015:17:1
  • Chalya PL, Ngayomela IH, Rambau PF, Kahima KJ, Kapesa A, Ngallaba SE: Mob justice as an emerging medico-legal, social and public health problem in north-western Tanzania: a need for immediate attention: Tanzania Journal of Health Research 2015:17:1
  • Chalya PL, Rambau PF, Masalu N, Simbila S: Ten-year surgical experiences with penile cancer at a tertiary care hospital in northwestern Tanzania: a retrospective study of 236 patients.World J Surg Oncol. 2015 Feb 22;13(1):71. doi: 10.1186/s12957-015-0482-0.
  • Chalya PL, Massinde AN, Kihunrwa A, Simbila S. Latrogenic ureteric injuries following abdomino-pelvic operations: a 10-year tertiary care hospital experience in Tanzania. World J Emerg Surg. 2015 Mar 12; 10:17. doi: 10.1186/s13017-015-0011-z. eCollection 2015.
  • Chalya PL, Mabula JB. Sigmoid volvulus and ileo-sigmoid knotting: a five-year experience at a tertiary care hospital in Tanzania.World J Emerg Surg. 2015 Mar 8; 10:10. doi: 10.1186/s13017-015-0001-1. eCollection 2015.
  • Chalya PL, Mhewa OZ, Mabula JB. Postoperative nausea and vomiting at a tertiary care hospital in north-western Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Health Research 2015; 17:3
  • Chalya PL, Igenge JZ, Mabula JB, Simbila S. Fournier's gangrene at a tertiary health facility in northwestern Tanzania: a single centre experiences with 84 patients. 2015 Sep 28;8:481. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1493-1. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Sep 28; 8:481. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1493-1.
  • Chelidze KI, Lim CC, Peck RN, Giiti G, Leahy N, Yurt R, Gallagher JJ, Mitchell KB. Predictors of Mortality among Pediatric Burn Patients in East Africa. J Burn Care Res. 2015; 17. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Decaro JA, Manyama M, Wilson W. Household-level predictors of maternal mental health and systemic inflammation among infants in Mwanza, Tanzania. Am. J. Hum. Biol. (2015) doi: 10.1002/ajhb.22807
  • Deutschmann S, Bohne W, Mujuni F, Kalluvya S, Mshana S, Gross U, Mueller A. Low prevalence of Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections and no evidence of resistance against third generation cephalosporins in a cohort of HIV positive patients from a tertiary hospital in Tanzania. Tropical Medicine & International Health 2015, 20; 287-287
  • Downs JA, Corstjens PL, Mngara J, Lutonja P, Isingo R, Urassa M, Kornelis D, Dam GJ. Correlation of serum and dried blood spot results for quantitation of Schistosoma circulating anodic antigen: A proof of principle. Acta Trop. 2015 Jul 3; 150:59-63. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2015.06.026. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Downs JA, Msango L, Kalluvya SE, Kidenya BR, Kabangila R, Peck RN. Renal dysfunction and schistosomiasis among HIV-infected patients starting antiretroviral therapy in Mwanza, Tanzania. AIDS. 2015 Nov 28; 29(18):2532-3. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000926.
  • Ejaredar M, Nyanza EC, Ten Eycke K, Dewey D. Phthalate exposure and children neurodevelopment: A systematic review. Environ Res. 2015 19;142:51-60. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2015.06.014. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Ernest AI, Ndaboine E, Massinde A, Kihunrwa A, Mshana SE. Maternal vagino-rectal colonization by Group B Streptococcus and Listeria monocytogenes and its risk factors among pregnant women attending tertiary hospital in Mwanza, Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Health Research 2015:17:2
  • Gilyoma JM, Rambau PF, Masalu N, Kayange NM, Chalya PL. Head and neck cancers: a clinico-pathological profile and management challenges in a resource-limited setting. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Dec 12;8(1):772. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1773-9.
  • 2014 Publication

  • Akinyemi RO, Isameldin M H Izzeldin, Dotchin C, Gray WK, Adeniji O, Seidi OA, Mwakisambwe JJ, Mhina CJ, Mutesi F, Msechu HZ, Mteta KA, Mayada A M Ahmed, Hamid SHM, Abuelgasim NAA, Mohamed SAA, Mohamed AYO, Adesina F, Hamzat M, Olunuga T, Maro VP, Walker R. Contribution of Non communicable Diseases to Medical Admissions of Elderly Adults in Africa: A Prospective, Cross-Sectional Study in Nigeria, Sudan, and Tanzania. J Am Geriatr Soc 62:1460–1466, 2014
  • Campain NJ, MacDonagh RP, Mteta KA. Current challenges to urological training in sub-Saharan Africa. BJU International 2015 BJU International.
  • Campain NJ, Ruaraidh P, MacDonagh RP, Mteta KA, McGrath JS. On behalf of BAUS Urolink. Global surgery – how much of the burden is urological? BJU International 2015, 116; 3:314–316
  • Chacha F, Mirambo MM, Mushi MF, Kayange N, Zuechner A, Kidenya BR, Mshana SE. Utility of qualitative C- reactive protein assay and white blood cells counts in the diagnosis of neonatal septicaemia at Bugando Medical Centre, Tanzania BMC Pediatr. 2014 Oct 3;14(1):248
  • Chalya PL, Simbila S, Rambau PF. Ten-year experience with testicular cancer at a tertiary care hospital in a resource-limited setting: a single centre experience in Tanzania World J Surg Oncol. 2014 Nov 24;12:356. doi: 10.1186/1477-7819-12-356.
  • Chen C, Baird S, Ssentongo K, Mehtsun S, Olapade-Olaopa EO, Scott J, Sewankambo N, Talib Z, Ward-Peterson M, Damen Haile M, Rugarabamu P. Physician Tracking in Sub-Saharan Africa: Current Initiatives and Opportunities. Hum Resour Health 2014; 12:21
  • Chen C, Baird S, Ssentongo K, Mehtsun S, Olapade-Olaopa EO, Scott J, Sewankambo N, Talib Z, Ward-Peterson M, Damen Haile M, Rugarabamu P. Physician Tracking in Sub-Saharan Africa: Current Initiatives and Opportunities. Hum Resour Health 2014; 12:21
  • Daudi P, Mushi MF, Moremi N, Iddi S, Mirambo MM, Seni J, Mshana SE. In vitro susceptibility of multi-drug resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa and extendedspectrum β-lactamase–producing Klebsiella pneumoniae isolated from clinical specimens at Bugando Medical Centre, Tanzania to Piperacillin-Tazobactam. Tanzania Journal of Health Research. Volume 16, Number 1, January
  • Deogratias AP, Mushi MF, Paterno L, Tappe D, Seni J, Kabymera R, Kidenya BR, Mshana SE.Prevalence and determinants of Campylobacter infection among under five children with acute watery diarrhea in Mwanza, North Tanzania. Arch Public Health. 2014 May 30;72(1):17. doi: 10.1186/2049-3258-72-17
  • Gesase AP, Mchonde GJ, Meremo A, Manyama M. Atrial Septal Defect in a 50 years old male presenting as oblique Septal Canal that appeared to be regulated by five Luminal bands Int J Anat Res 2014, Vol 2(3):489-93. ISSN 2321- 4287
  • Haile MD, Solomon SA , Arubaku W, Bailey RJ, Baingana RK, Burani Aluonzi P ; Couper ID, Deery CB, de Villiers M, Matsika A, Mogodi MS, Mteta KA, Talib Z . Community-Based Education Programs in Africa: Faculty Experience within the Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Network. Academic Medicine: August 2014 - Volume 89 - Issue 8 - p S50–S54 doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000330
  • Hokororo A, Kidenya BR, Seni J, Mapaseka S, Mphahlele J, Mshana SE.Predominance of rotavirus G1[P8] genotype among under-five children with gastroenteritis in Mwanza, Tanzania. J Trop Pediatr. 2014 May 24. doi:10.1093/tropej/fmu028
  • Hokororo A, Kihunrwa AF, Kalluvya SE, Changalucha J, Fitzgerald DW, Downs JA. Barriers to access Reproductive Healthcare for Young Pregnant adolescent girls: A Qualitative Study in Tanzania. Acta Paediatrica. Supplement 12/2014; DOI: 10.1111/apa.12886
  • Jaka H, Mshana SE, Rambau PF, Masalu N, Chalya PL, Kalluvya SE. Hepatocellular carcinoma: clinicopathological profile and challenges of management in a resourcelimited settingWorld Journal of Surgical Oncology 2014, 12 (1), 246
  • Jande M, Kongola G, Kalluvya S, Kapiga S. Majinge C, Hauli, Agnes Kiyeti, Kidenya B.Substance abuse and HIV infection among over the 18 years old in Mwanza Urban,Tanzania Int.j Res Health Science [internet] 2014 July 31, 2(3): 740-9
  • Kapesa A, Magesa D, William A, Kaswija J, Seni J, Makwaya C.Determinants of immunological failure among clients on the first line treatment with highly active antiretroviral drugs in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Asian Pac J Trop Biomed. 07/2014; 4(sup 2):737-741. doi: 10.12980/APJTB.4.2014APJTB-2013-0035
  • Kayange NM, Smart LR, Tallman JE, Chu EY, Fitzgerald DW, Pain KJ, Peck RN. Kidney disease among children in sub-Saharan Africa: systematic review. Pediatr Res. 2015 Feb;77(2):272-81. doi: 10.1038/pr.2014.189. Epub 2014 Nov 24.
  • Kilonzo SB, Kamugisha E, Downs JA, Kataraihya J, Onesmo R, Mheta K, Jeong JM, Verweij JJ, Fitzgerald DW, Peck RN. Malaria among adult inpatients in two Tanzanian referral hospitals: a prospective study. Acta Trop. 2014 Jun;134:95-100. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2014.03.001. Epub 2014 Mar 20
  • Liwa AC, Smart LR, Frumkin A, Epstein HA, Fitzgerald DW, Peck RN. Traditional herbal medicine use among hypertensive patients in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review. Curr Hypertens Rep. 2014 Jun;16(6):437. doi: 10.1007/s11906-014-0437-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 24764197; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4076776.
  • Lucumay EM, Gilyoma JM, Rambau PF, Chalya PL. Paediatric neck masses at a University teaching hospital in northwestern Tanzania: a prospective analysis of 148 cases BMC Res Notes. 2014 Nov 3;7:772. doi: 10.1186/1756-0500-7-772.
  • 2013 Publication

  • Allen LK, Hatfield JM and Manyama M. Reducing microscopy-based malaria misdiagnosis in a low-resource area of Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Health Research 2013, 15 (1)
  • Chalya PL, Mabula JB, Rambau PF, McHembe MD. Sister Mary Joseph's nodule at a University teaching hospital in northwestern Tanzania: a retrospective review of 34 cases. World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2013;11:151.
  • Chalya PL, Mchembe MD, Mshana SE, Rambau PF, Jaka H, Mabula JB. Clinico-pathological profile and surgical treatment of abdominal tuberculosis: a single centre experience in northwestern Tanzania. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013;13:270.
  • Chalya PL, Mchembe MD, Mabula JB, Rambau PF, Jaka H, Koy M, Mkongo E, Masalu N. Clinico-pathological patterns and challenges of management of colorectal cancer in a resource-limited setting: a Tanzanian experience. World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2013;11:88.
  • Chalya PL, Mchembe MD, Mshana SE, Rambau P, Jaka H, Mabula JB. Tuberculous bowel obstruction at a university teaching hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: a surgical experience with 118 cases. World Journal of Emergence Surgery. 2013;8(1):12.
  • Charles E, Thomas DSK, Dewey D, Davey M, Ngallaba SE, Konje E. Perceptions of Health risks associated with Arsenic and Mercury contamination from Artisanal Gold Mining in Geita, Tanzania: BMC Public Health 2013, 13:74 doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-74
  • Christopher A, Mshana SE, Kidenya BR, Hokororo A, Morona D. Bacteremia and resistant gram-negative pathogens among under-fives in Tanzania. Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2013;39:27
  • Chuma C, Kihunrwa A, Matovelo D, Mahendeka M. Labour management and Obstetric outcomes among pregnant women admitted in latent phase compared to active phase of labour at Bugando Medical Centre in Tanzania BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2014, 14:68
  • Downs JA, Fuunay LD, Fuunay M, Mbago M, Mwakisole A, Peck RN, Downs DJ. “The body we leave behind:” a qualitative study of obstacles and opportunities for increasing uptake of male circumcision among Tanzanian Christians. BMJ Open HIV/AIDS 2013 3(5). [PMID: 23793672]
  • Downs JA, Kabangila R, Verweij JJ, Jaka H, Peck RN, Kalluvya SE, Changalucha JM, Johnson WD, van Lieshout L, Fitzgerald DW. Detectable urogenital schistosome DNA and cervical abnormalities 6 months after single-dose praziquantel in women with Schistosoma haematobium infection. Tropical Medicine & International Health 2013;18(9):1090-6.
  • Efraim L, Peck RN, Kalluvya SK, Kabangila R, Mazigo HM, Mpondo B, Bang HB, Todd J, Fitzgerald DW, Downs JA. Schistosomiasis and impaired response to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected patients in Tanzania. JAIDS 2013 62(5):e153-e156. [PMID: 23760064]
  • Gilyoma JM, Chalya PL. Ear, nose and throat injuries at Bugando Medical Centre in northwestern Tanzania: a five-year prospective review of 456 cases. BMC Ear Nose Throat Disorder 2013;13:4.
  • Gilyoma JM, Mabula JB, Chalya PL. Animal-related injuries in a resource-limited setting: experiences from a Tertiary health institution in northwestern Tanzania. World Journal of Emergence Surgery 2013;8(1):7.
  • Gunda DW, Kasang C, Kidenya BR, Kabangila R, Mshana SE, Kidola J, Kalluvya SE, Kongola GW, Klinker H. Plasma Concentrations of Efavirenz and Nevirapine among HIV-Infected Patients with Immunological Failure Attending a Tertiary Hospital in North-Western Tanzania. PLoS One 2013;8(9):e75118.
  • Heukelbach J, Mazigo HD, Ugbomoiko S. Impact of scabies in resource-poor communities. Review. Current Opinion of Infectious Diseases 2013;26(2):127-132.
  • Iddi S, Kasolo J, Byaruhanga YB. The effect of consuming groundnuts (Arachis hupogaea) on serum testosterone levels and lipid profile in male rats. Tanzania Medical Journal. vol. 26 (2):, 2013
  • Jaka H, Mchembe MD, Rambau PF, Chalya PL. Gastric outlet obstruction at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern Tanzania: a prospective review of 184 cases. BMC Surgery 2013;13(1):41.
  • Jaka H, Koy M, Egan JP, Meda JR, Mirambo M, Mazigo HD, Kabangila R, Wang YL, Mueller A, Peck RN, McHembe MD, Chalya PL. Strongyloides stercoralis infection presenting as an unusual cause of massive upper gastrointestinal bleeding in an immunosuppressed patient: a case report. Tropical Doctor 2013;43(1):46-8.
  • Jande M, Kongola G, Liwa A, Justin-Temu M, Mwangi JW. Community Awareness of Adverse Effects of Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs in Ilala Municipality, Dar es Salaam. Central African Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Volume 16, 2013 pg 83- 87
  • Jande M, Liwa A, Kongola G, Justin-Tem M. Assessment of Patient Satisfaction with Pharmaceutical Services in Hospital Pharmacies in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. East and Central African Journal of Pharmaceutical Services Vol. 16 (2013) 24-30
  • 2012 Publication

  • Abbas MT, Robert KV, Kamugisha E, Brilliant MH. Albinism and diseases causing pathogens in Tanzania: Are alleles that are associated with OCA2 being maintained by balancing selection? Medical Hypotheses 2012;79:875-878.
  • Buyu Y, Manyama M, Chandika A, Gilyoma J. Orofacial Clefts at Bugando Medical Centre: Associated Factors and Postsurgical Complications. The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal: November 2012, Vol. 49, No. 6, pp. 736-740
  • Chalya PL, Gilyoma JM. The burden of intentional injuries in Mwanza City, north-western Tanzania: a tertiary hospital survey. Tanzania Journal of Health Research 2012;14(3).
  • Chalya PL, Mabula JB, Dass RM, Ngayomela IH, Chandika AB, Mbelenge N, Gilyoma JM. Major limb amputations: a tertiary hospital experience in northwestern Tanzania. Journal of Orthopedic Surgery Research 2012;7:18.
  • Chalya PL, Mabula JB, Koy M, Kataraihya JB, Jaka H, Mshana SE, Mirambo M, McHembe MD, Giiti G, Gilyoma JM. Typhoid intestinal perforations at a University teaching hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: A surgical experience of 104 cases in a resource-limited setting. World Journal of Emergency Surgery 2012;7:4.
  • Chalya PL, Mabula JB, Rambau P, Mchembe MD, Kahima KJ, Chandika AB, Giiti G, Masalu N, Ssentongo R, Gilyoma JM. Marjolin's ulcers at a university teaching hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: a retrospective review of 56 cases. World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2012;10:38.
  • Chalya PL, Mabula JB, Dass RM, Mbelenge N, Ngayomela IH, Chandika AB, Gilyoma JM. Injury characteristics and outcome of road traffic crash victims at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern TanzaniaJournal of Trauma Management & outcomes, 2012;6(1):1.
  • Chalya PL, Mabula JB, Giiti G, Chandika AB, Dass RM, McHembe MD, Gilyoma JM. Splenic injuries at Bugando Medical Centre in northwestern Tanzania: a tertiary hospital experience. BMC Research Notes 2012;5:59.
  • Chalya PL, Gilyoma JM, Kanumba ES, Mawala B, Masalu N, Kahima KJ, Rambau P. Dermatological malignancies at a University teaching Hospital in Northwestern Tanzania: A retrospective review of 154 cases. Tanzania Journal of Health Research 2012;14(1).
  • Chalya PL, Isidori H. Ngayomela IH, Mbelenge N, Dass RM, Mchembe M, Ngallaba SE, Mabula JB, Gilyoma JM. Geriatric injuries among patients attending a regional hospital in Shinyanga Tanzania Tanzania Journal of Health Research 2012;14(1).
  • Chalya PL, Mchembe M. Is invagination of appendicular stump in appendicectomy necessary? A prospective randomised clinical study. East Central Africa Journal of Surgery 2012;17(1):85-89
  • Chandika AB, Gakwaya AM, Kiguli-Malwadde E, Chalya PL. Ultrasound Guided Needle Aspiration versus Surgical Drainage in the management of breast abscesses: a Ugandan experience. BMC Research Notes 2012;5:12.
  • Dominico SA, Janmohamed M, Magesa AS, Jaka H, Rambau P, Massinde AN. Coombs negative hemolytic anemia of unknown origin in pregnancy. Journal for Blood & Lymph 2012;2(103).
  • Downs JA, van Dam GJ, Changalucha JM, Corstjens PLAM, Peck RN, de Dood CJ, Bang H, Andreasen A, Kalluvya SE, van Lieshout L, Johnson WD, Fitzgerald DW. Association of schistosomiasis and HIV infection in Tanzania. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2012;87(5): 868-73.
  • Jaka H, Koy M, Liwa A, Kabangila R, Mirambo M, Scheppach W, Mkongo E, McHembe MD, Chalya PL. A fibreoptic endoscopic study of upper gastrointestinal bleeding at Bugando Medical Centre in northwestern Tanzania: a retrospective review of 240 cases. BMC Research Notes 2012;5:200.
  • Jande M, Kongola G, Mwangi JW. Drug prescribing pattern in two hospitals in Mwanza, North west Tanzania. Central African Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Volume 15, 2012 pg 63- 68
  • Jønsson JB, Charles E, Kalvig P. Toxic mercury versus appropriate technology: Artisanal gold miners’ retort aversion. Resources Policy JRPO600 2012;38(1):60-67.
  • Kamugisha E, Jing S, Minde M, Kataraihya J, Kongola G, Kironde F, Swedberg G. Efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine in treatment of malaria among under-fives and prevalence of drug resistance markers in Igombe-Mwanza, north-western Tanzania. Malaria Journal 2012;11:58.
  • Kamugisha E, Bujila I, Lahdo M, Pello-Esso S, Minde M, Kongola G, Naiwumbwe H, Kiwuwa S, Kaddumukasa M, Kironde F, Swedberg G. Large differences in prevalence of Pfcrt and Pfmdr1 mutations between Mwanza, Tanzania and Iganga, Uganda-a reflection of differences in policies regarding withdrawal of chloroquine? Acta Tropical 2012;121(2):148-51.
  • Kasang C, Ulmer A, Donhauser N, Schmidt B, Stich A, Klinker H, Kalluvya S, Koutsilieri E, Rethwilm A, Scheller C. HIV patients treated with low-dose prednisolone exhibit lower immune activation than untreated patients. BMC Infectious Diseases 2012;12:14.