Moi University College of Health Sciences

2014 publications in peer review journals

A prospective study of maternal, fetal and neonatal deaths in low- and middle-income countries.

Saleem S, McClure EM, Goudar SS, Patel A, Esamai F, Garces A, Chomba E, Althabe F, Moore J, Kodkany B, Pasha O, Belizan J, Mayansyan A, Derman RJ, Hibberd PL, Liechty EA, Krebs NF, Hambidge KM, Buekens P, Carlo WA, Wright LL, Koso-Thomas M, Jobe AH, Goldenberg RL; Global Network Maternal Newborn Health Registry Study Investigators.

Bull World Health Organ. 2014 Aug 1;92(8):605-12. doi: 10.2471/BLT.13.127464. Epub 2014 Jun 5.

Estimates of possible severe bacterial infection in neonates in sub-Saharan Africa, south Asia, and Latin America for 2012: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Seale AC, Blencowe H, Manu AA, Nair H, Bahl R, Qazi SA, Zaidi AK, Berkley JA, Cousens SN, Lawn JE; pSBI Investigator Group.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2014 Aug;14(8):731-41. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(14)70804-7. Epub 2014 Jun 25. Review.

Newborn health research priorities beyond 2015.

Yoshida S, Rudan I, Lawn JE, Wall S, Souza JP, Martines J, Bahl R; neonatal health research priority setting group.

 Lancet. 2014 Jul 12;384(9938):e27-9. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60263-4. Epub 2014 May 19. No abstract available.

Symptomatic malaria diagnosis overestimate malaria prevalence, but underestimate anaemia burdens in children: results of a follow up study in Kenya.

Choge JK, Magak NG, Akhwale W, Koech J, Ngeiywa MM, Oyoo-Okoth E, Esamai F, Osano O, Khayeka-Wandabwa C, Kweka EJ.

BMC Public Health. 2014 Apr 9;14:332. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-332.

Implementation and evaluation of the Helping Babies Breathe curriculum in three resource limited settings: does Helping Babies Breathe save lives? A study protocol.

Bang A, Bellad R, Gisore P, Hibberd P, Patel A, Goudar S, Esamai F, Goco N, Meleth S, Derman RJ, Liechty EA, McClure E, Carlo WA, Wright LL.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2014 Mar 26;14:116. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-14-116.

First look: a cluster-randomized trial of ultrasound to improve pregnancy outcomes in low income country settings.

McClure EM, Nathan RO, Saleem S, Esamai F, Garces A, Chomba E, Tshefu A, Swanson D, Mabeya H, Figuero L, Mirza W, Muyodi D, Franklin H, Lokangaka A, Bidashimwa D, Pasha O, Mwenechanya M, Bose CL, Carlo WA, Hambidge KM, Liechty EA, Krebs N, Wallace DD, Swanson J, Koso-Thomas M, Widmer R, Goldenberg RL.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2014 Feb 17;14:73. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-14-73.

Blood pressure level impacts risk of death among HIV seropositive adults in Kenya: a retrospective analysis of electronic health records.

Bloomfield GS, Hogan JW, Keter A, Holland TL, Sang E, Kimaiyo S, Velazquez EJ.

BMC Infect Dis. 2014 May 22;14:284. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-284.

Optimizing linkage and retention to hypertension care in rural Kenya (LARK hypertension study): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.

Vedanthan R, Kamano JH, Naanyu V, Delong AK, Were MC, Finkelstein EA, Menya D, Akwanalo CO, Bloomfield GS, Binanay CA, Velazquez EJ, Hogan JW, Horowitz CR, Inui TS, Kimaiyo S, Fuster V.

Trials. 2014 Apr 27;15:143. doi: 10.1186/1745-6215-15-143.

Nurse management of hypertension in rural Western kenya: implementation research to optimize delivery.

Vedanthan R, Kamano JH, Horowitz CR, Ascheim D, Velazquez EJ, Kimaiyo S, Fuster V.

Ann Glob Health. 2014 Jan-Feb;80(1):5-12. doi: 10.1016/j.aogh.2013.12.002. Epub 2013 Dec 25.

Determinants of health facility utilization for childbirth in rural western Kenya: cross-sectional study.

Kawakatsu Y, Sugishita T, Oruenjo K, Wakhule S, Kibosia K, Were E, Honda S.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2014 Aug 9;14:265. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-14-265.

Pregnancy incidence and outcomes among women receiving preexposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention: a randomized clinical trial.

Mugo NR, Hong T, Celum C, Donnell D, Bukusi EA, John-Stewart G, Wangisi J, Were E, Heffron R, Matthews LT, Morrison S, Ngure K, Baeten JM; Partners PrEP Study Team.

JAMA. 2014 Jul 23-30;312(4):362-71. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.8735.

Daily oral tenofovir and emtricitabine-tenofovir preexposure prophylaxis reduces herpes simplex virus type 2 acquisition among heterosexual HIV-1-uninfected men and women: a subgroup analysis of a randomized trial.

Celum C, Morrow RA, Donnell D, Hong T, Hendrix CW, Thomas KK, Fife KH, Nakku-Joloba E, Mujugira A, Baeten JM; Partners PrEP Study Team.

Ann Intern Med. 2014 Jul 1;161(1):11-9. doi: 10.7326/M13-2471.

Successful discontinuation of the placebo arm and provision of an effective HIV prevention product after a positive interim efficacy result: the partners PrEP study experience.

Ndase P, Celum C, Campbell J, Bukusi E, Kiarie J, Katabira E, Mugo N, Tumwesigye E, Wangisi J,Were E, Brantley J, Donnell D, Baeten JM.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Jun 1;66(2):206-12. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000000141.

Delay of antiretroviral therapy initiation is common in East African HIV-infected individuals in serodiscordant partnerships.

Mujugira A, Celum C, Thomas KK, Farquhar C, Mugo N, Katabira E, Bukusi EA, Tumwesigye E, Baeten JM; Partners PrEP Study Team.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Aug 1;66(4):436-42. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000000192.

Pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV-1 prevention does not diminish the pregnancy prevention effectiveness of hormonal contraception.

Murnane PM, Heffron R, Ronald A, Bukusi EA, Donnell D, Mugo NR, Were E, Mujugira A, Kiarie J, Celum C, Baeten JM; Partners PrEP Study Team.

AIDS. 2014 Jul 31;28(12):1825-30. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000290.

"Because it was hard …": Some lessons developing a joint IRB between Moi University (Kenya) and Indiana University (USA).

Meslin EM, Ayuku D, Were E.

Am J Bioeth. 2014;14(5):17-9. doi: 10.1080/15265161.2014.892182. No abstract available.

A prospective study of the effect of pregnancy on CD4 counts and plasma HIV-1 RNA concentrations of antiretroviral-naive HIV-1-infected women.

Heffron R, Donnell D, Kiarie J, Rees H, Ngure K, Mugo N, Were E, Celum C, Baeten JM; Partners in Prevention HSVHIV Transmission Study.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Feb 1;65(2):231-6. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000000013.

Assessment of second-line antiretroviral regimens for HIV therapy in Africa.

Paton NI, Kityo C, Hoppe A, Reid A, Kambugu A, Lugemwa A, van Oosterhout JJ, Kiconco M, Siika A, Mwebaze R, Abwola M, Abongomera G, Mweemba A, Alima H, Atwongyeire D, Nyirenda R, Boles J, Thompson J, Tumukunde D, Chidziva E, Mambule I, Arribas JR, Easterbrook PJ, Hakim J, Walker AS, Mugyenyi P; EARNEST Trial Team.

N Engl J Med. 2014 Jul 17;371(3):234-47. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1311274.

"I understood…but some parts were confusing and hard to grasp": Patients' perception of informed consent forms and clinical trials in Eldoret, Kenya.

Naanyu V, Some FF, Siika AM.

Perspect Clin Res. 2014 Jan;5(1):20-4. doi: 10.4103/2229-3485.124563.

Renal events among women treated with tenofovir/emtricitabine in combination with either lopinavir/ritonavir or nevirapine.

Mwafongo A, Nkanaunena K, Zheng Y, Hogg E, Samaneka W, Mulenga L, Siika A, Currier J, Lockman S, Hughes MD, Hosseinipour M; AIDS Clinical Trial Group (ACTG) A5208 Team.

AIDS. 2014 May 15;28(8):1135-42. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000202.

Impact of Adherence and Anthropometric Characteristics on Nevirapine Pharmacokinetics and Exposure among HIV-Infected Kenyan Children.

Vreeman R, Nyandiko W, Liechty E, Busakhala N, Bartelink I, Savic R, Scanlon M, Ayaya S, Blaschke T.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Aug 21. [Epub ahead of print]

Models of care for orphaned and separated children and upholding children's rights: cross-sectional evidence from western Kenya.

Embleton L, Ayuku D, Kamanda A, Atwoli L, Ayaya S, Vreeman R, Nyandiko W, Gisore P, Koech J, Braitstein P.

BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2014 Apr 1;14:9. doi: 10.1186/1472-698X-14-9.

A cross-sectional study of disclosure of HIV status to children and adolescents in western Kenya.

Vreeman RC, Scanlon ML, Mwangi A, Turissini M, Ayaya SO, Tenge C, Nyandiko WM.

PLoS One. 2014 Jan 27;9(1):e86616. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0086616. eCollection 2014.

Impact of Adherence and Anthropometric Characteristics on Nevirapine Pharmacokinetics and Exposure among HIV-Infected Kenyan Children.

Vreeman R, Nyandiko W, Liechty E, Busakhala N, Bartelink I, Savic R, Scanlon M, Ayaya S, Blaschke T.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Aug 21. [Epub ahead of print]

Fostering reciprocity in global health partnerships through a structured, hands-on experience for visiting postgraduate medical trainees.

Umoren RA, Einterz RM, Litzelman DK, Pettigrew RK, Ayaya SO, Liechty EA.

J Grad Med Educ. 2014 Jun;6(2):320-5. doi: 10.4300/JGME-D-13-00247.1.

Models of care for orphaned and separated children and upholding children's rights: cross-sectional evidence from western Kenya.

Embleton L, Ayuku D, Kamanda A, Atwoli L, Ayaya S, Vreeman R, Nyandiko W, Gisore P, Koech J, Braitstein P.

BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2014 Apr 1;14:9. doi: 10.1186/1472-698X-14-9.

Impact of domestic care environment on trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder among orphans in western Kenya.

Atwoli L, Ayuku D, Hogan J, Koech J, Vreeman RC, Ayaya S, Braitstein P.

PLoS One. 2014 Mar 13;9(3):e89937. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0089937. eCollection 2014.

Procedural pain in neonatal units in Kenya.

Kyololo OM, Stevens B, Gastaldo D, Gisore P.

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2014 Jul 4. pii: fetalneonatal-2014-306003. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2014-306003. [Epub ahead of print]
Social and economic characteristics of street youth by gender and level of street involvement in Eldoret, Kenya.

Sorber R, Winston S, Koech J, Ayuku D, Hu L, Hogan J, Braitstein P.

PLoS One. 2014 May 14;9(5):e97587. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0097587. eCollection 2014.

"Not too far to walk": the influence of distance on place of delivery in a western

Kenya health demographic surveillance system.

Mwaliko E, Downing R, O'Meara W, Chelagat D, Obala A, Downing T, Simiyu C, Odhiambo D, Ayuo P, Menya D, Khwa-Otsyula B.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2014 May 10;14:212. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-14-212.

A Clinical Decision Support System for Integrating Tuberculosis and HIV Care in Kenya: A Human-Centered Design Approach.

Catalani C, Green E, Owiti P, Keny A, Diero L, Yeung A, Israelski D, Biondich P.

PLoS One. 2014 Aug 29;9(8):e103205. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0103205. eCollection 2014.

Immunodeficiency at the start of combination antiretroviral therapy in low-, middle-, and high-income countries.

IeDEA and ART Cohort Collaborations, Avila D, Althoff KN, Mugglin C, Wools-Kaloustian K, Koller M, Dabis F, Nash D, Gsponer T, Sungkanuparph S, McGowan C, May M, Cooper D, Chimbetete C, Wolff M, Collier A, McManus H, Davies MA, Costagliola D, Crabtree-Ramirez B, Chaiwarith R, Cescon A, Cornell M, Diero L, Phanuphak P, Sawadogo A, Ehmer J, Eholie SP, Li PC, Fox MP, Gandhi NR, González E, Lee CK, Hoffmann CJ, Kambugu A, Keiser O, Ditangco R, Prozesky H, Lampe F, Kumarasamy N, Kitahata M, Lugina E, Lyamuya R, Vonthanak S, Fink V, d'Arminio Monforte A, Luz PM, Chen YM, Minga A, Casabona J, Mwango A, Choi JY, Newell ML, Bukusi EA, Ngonyani K, Merati TP, Otieno J, Bosco MB, Phiri S, Ng OT, Anastos K, Rockstroh J, Santos I, Oka S, Somi G, Stephan C, Teira R, Wabwire D, Wandeler G, Boulle A, Reiss P, Wood R, Chi BH, Williams C, Sterne JA, Egger M.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Jan 1;65(1):e8-16. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3182a39979.

High sensitivity and specificity of clinical microscopy in rural health facilities in Western kenya under an external quality assurance program.

Wafula R, Sang E, Cheruiyot O, Aboto A, Menya D, O'Meara WP.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Sep 3;91(3):481-5. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0133. Epub 2014 Jun 16.

Optimizing linkage and retention to hypertension care in rural Kenya (LARK hypertension study): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.

Vedanthan R, Kamano JH, Naanyu V, Delong AK, Were MC, Finkelstein EA, Menya D, Akwanalo CO, Bloomfield GS, Binanay CA, Velazquez EJ, Hogan JW, Horowitz CR, Inui TS, Kimaiyo S, Fuster V.

Trials. 2014 Apr 27;15:143. doi: 10.1186/1745-6215-15-143.

Unexpected blessings.

Menya DO.

Minn Med. 2014 Jan;97(1):36. No abstract available.

Determinants of stunting and overweight among young children and adolescents in

sub-Saharan Africa.

Keino S, Plasqui G, Ettyang G, van den Borne B.

Food Nutr Bull. 2014 Jun;35(2):167-78. Review.

Level of CD8 T Lymphocytes Activation in HIV-Infected Pregnant Women: In the

Context of CD38 and HLA-DR Activation Markers.

Musyoki S, Mining S, Nyongesa P.

 Interdiscip Perspect Infect Dis. 2014;2014:715279. doi: 10.1155/2014/715279. Epub 2014 Jan 22.

Risk factors for maternal mortality in a Tertiary Hospital in Kenya: a case control study.

Yego F, D'Este C, Byles J, Williams JS, Nyongesa P.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2014 Jan 22;14:38. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-14-38.

DSM-5 and ICD-11 definitions of posttraumatic stress disorder: investigating "narrow" and "broad" approaches.

Stein DJ, McLaughlin KA, Koenen KC, Atwoli L, Friedman MJ, Hill ED, Maercker A, Petukhova M, Shahly V, van Ommeren M, Alonso J, Borges G, de Girolamo G, de Jonge P, Demyttenaere K, Florescu S, Karam EG, Kawakami N, Matschinger H, Okoliyski M, Posada-Villa J, Scott KM, Viana MC, Kessler RC.

Depress Anxiety. 2014 Jun;31(6):494-505. doi: 10.1002/da.22279.

Association between parental psychopathology and suicidal behavior among adult offspring: results from the cross-sectional South African Stress and Health survey.

Atwoli L, Nock MK, Williams DR, Stein DJ.

 BMC Psychiatry. 2014 Mar 4;14:65. doi: 10.1186/1471-244X-14-65.

Association between traumatic events and post-traumatic stress disorder: results from the ESEMeD-Spain study.

Olaya B, Alonso J, Atwoli L, Kessler RC, Vilagut G, Haro JM.

Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci. 2014 Feb 25:1-12. [Epub ahead of print]

Use of HIV and HSV-2 biomarkers in sub-saharan adolescent prevention research:

a comparison of two approaches.

Luseno WK, Hallfors DD, Cho H, Iritani BJ, Adze J, Rusakaniko S, Mbai I, Milimo B, Hobbs M.

J Prim Prev. 2014 Jun;35(3):181-91. doi: 10.1007/s10935-014-0343-6.

Why medical students choose psychiatry - a 20 country cross-sectional survey.

Farooq K, Lydall GJ, Malik A, Ndetei DM; ISOSCCIP Group, Bhugra D.

BMC Med Educ. 2014 Jan 15;14:12. doi: 10.1186/1472-6920-14-12.

 

 

 



 

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