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Thursday, 29 April 2021 / Published in 2021, Publication, Uncategorized

Contested or complementary healing paradigms? Women’s narratives of COVID-19 remedies in Mwanza, Tanzania.

Gerry Mshana, Zaina Mchome, Diana Aloyce, Esther Peter, Saidi Kapiga and Heidi Stöckl.

PMID: 33902620

DOI: 10.1186/s13002-021-00457-w

Friday, 23 April 2021 / Published in 2021, Publication

Sustained high blood pressure and 24-h ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in Tanzanian adolescents.

Nsanya MK, Ayieko P, Hashim R, Mgema E, Fitzgerald D, Kapiga S, Peck RN.

Sci Rep. 2021 Apr 16; 11(1):8397.

DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-87996-0.

PMID: 33864003.

Friday, 23 April 2021 / Published in 2021, Publication

Factors associated with phosphatidylethanol (PEth) sensitivity for detecting unhealthy alcohol use: An individual patient data meta-analysis.

Hahn JA, Murnane PM, Vittinghoff E, Muyindike WR, Emenyonu NI, Fatch R, Chamie G, Haberer JE, Francis JM, Kapiga S, Jacobson K, Myers B, Couture MC, DiClemente RJ, Brown JL, So-Armah K, Sulkowski M, Marcus GM, Woolf-King S, Cook RL, Richards VL, Molina P, Ferguson T, Welsh D, Piano MR, Phillips SA, Stewart S, Afshar M, Page K, McGinnis K, Fiellin DA, Justice AC, Bryant K, Saitz R.

Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2021 Apr 10.

DOI: 10.1111/acer.14611.

PMID: 33837975.

Friday, 05 March 2021 / Published in 2021, Publication

EMPOWER study team. Exploring the feasibility and acceptability of integrating screening for gender- based violence into HIV counselling and testing for adolescent girls and young women in Tanzania and South Africa.

Colombini M, Scorgie F, Stangl A, Harvey S, Ramskin L, Khoza N, Mashauri E, Baron D, Lees S, Kapiga S, Watts C, Delany-Moretlwe S;

BMC Public Health. 2021 Mar 3;21(1):433.

DOI: 10.1186/s12889-021-10454-z

PMID: 33658000.

Friday, 05 March 2021 / Published in 2021, Publication

A dose-reduction HPV vaccine immunobridging trial of two HPV vaccines among adolescent girls in Tanzania (the DoRIS trial) – Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

Baisley KJ, Whitworth HS, Changalucha J, Pinto L, Dillner J, Kapiga S, de Sanjosé S, Mayaud P, Hayes RJ, Lacey CJ, Watson-Jones D.

Contemp Clin Trials. 2021 Jan 6;101:106266.

DOI: 10.1016/j.cct.2021.106266

PMID: 33421649

Friday, 05 March 2021 / Published in 2021, Publication

Women design their own vaginal microbicide trial: Suggestions on how to improve adherence from former participants of HIV prevention trials.

Miller L, Morar N, Kapiga S, Ramjee G, Hayes R.

PLoS One. 2021 Jan 7;16(1):e0244652.


PMCID: PMC7790400

PMID: 33411782
Tuesday, 02 February 2021 / Published in 2021
Wednesday, 16 December 2020 / Published in 2020, Publication

Hand hygiene intervention to optimize helminth infection control: Design and baseline results of Mikono Safi-An ongoing school-based cluster-randomised controlled trial in NW Tanzania.
Makata K, Kinung’hi S, Hansen C, Ayieko P, Sichalwe S, Mcharo O, Ensink J, Dreibelbis R, Rockowitz S, Okello E, Grosskurth H, Kapiga S.

PMID: 33296365
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0242240

Monday, 16 November 2020 / Published in 2020, Publication

The burden of HIV, syphilis and schistosome infection and associated factors among adults in the fishing communities in northwestern Tanzania.

Kapiga S, Hansen CH, Downs JA, Sichalwe S, Hashim R, Mngara J, van Dam GJ, Corstjens PLAM, Kingery JR, Peck RN, Grosskurth H.

Trop Med Int Health. 2020 Nov 7.

PMID: 33159819

DOI: 10.1111/tmi.13520


Friday, 06 November 2020 / Published in 2020, Publication

“Don’t You Think It Is Violence Forcing Me to Have Sex While Not Happy?” Women’s Conceptualization of Enjoyable Sex and Sexual Intimate Partner Violence in Mwanza, Tanzania.

Mchome Z, Mshana G, Aloyce D, Peter E, Malibwa D, Dwarumpudi A, Kapiga S, Stöckl H.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020 Oct 29;17(21):E7937.

PMID: 33138073.

DOI: 10.3390/ijerph17217937