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Pertussis Prevalence and Its Determinants among Children with Persistent Cough in Urban Uganda
(PLoS ONE, 2015-04)
Background We determined prevalence of pertussis infection and its associated host and environmental factors to generate information that would guide strategies for disease control. Methods In a cross-sectional study, ...
Transition from F-75 to ready-to-use therapeutic food in children with severe acute malnutrition, an observational study in Uganda
(Nutrition Journal, 2017-08)
Background World Health Organization now recommends the transition from F-75 to ready-to-use therapeutic foods (RUTF) in the management of severe acute malnutrition (SAM). We described the transition from F-75 to RUTF and ...
Prevalence and factors associated with sleep disorders among children with cerebral palsy in Uganda; a cross-sectional study
(BMC Pediatrics, 2018-02)
Background Sleep plays a prominent role in the growth and development of children. Children with cerebral palsy (CP) are more prone to sleep disorders (SDs) than their peers. Children with CP, have a higher prevalence of ...