2018 Research Publications

  1. Urick B, Fong Y, Okiira C, Nabukeera-Barungi N, Nansera D, Ochola E, Nteziyaremye J, Bigira V, Ssewanyana I, Olupot-Olupot P, Peter T. Rapid Serological Tests Ineffectively Screen for HIV Exposure in HIV-Positive Infants. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 2018 Mar 1;77(3):331-6.
  2. Alunyu Egwar A, Bwire F, Arinaitwe I, Male V, Mpirirwe H, Baguma K, Kamukama I, Ndagire L, Nabukenya J. A Collaborative Curriculum Review: Applicability to Higher Education Institutions. InProceedings of the 51st Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences 2018 Jan 3.
  3. Hewitt‐Smith, A., Bulamba, F., Ttendo, S., Pappenheim, K., Walker, I. A., & Smith, A. F. (2018). A mixed‐methods evaluation of the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland Uganda Fellowship Scheme. Anaesthesia.
  4. Burgoine, K., Ikiror, J., Naizuli, K., Achom, L., Akol, S., & Olupot-Olupot, P. (2018). Reagent Strips as an Aid to Diagnosis of Neonatal Meningitis in a Resource-limited Setting. Journal of tropical pediatrics.
  5. Opio, D. R., Andama, E., & Kureh, G. T. Ethnobotanical Survey of Antimalarial Plants in Areas of: Abukamola, Angeta, Oculokori and Omarari of Alebtong District in Northern Uganda.
  6. Omadang, L., Chamai, M., Othieno, E., Okwi, A., Inangolet, F. O., Ejobi, F., ... & Ocaido, M. (2018). Knowledge, attitudes and practices towards cystic echinococcosis in livestock among selected pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in Uganda. Tropical animal health and production50(1), 11-17.
  7. Okure, M. A., Turinayo, Y. K., & Kucel, S. B. (2018). Techno-Economic Viability of Husk Powered Systems for Rural Electrification in Uganda: Part II: Economic and Policy Aspects. In The Nexus: Energy, Environment and Climate Change(pp. 53-74). Springer, Cham.
  8. Lipnick, M. S., Bulamba, F., Ttendo, S., & Gelb, A. W. (2017). The need for a global perspective on task-sharing in anesthesia. Anesthesia & Analgesia125(3), 1049-1052.
  9. Akullo, J., Agea, J. G., Obaa, B. B., Okwee-Acai, J., & Nakimbugwe, D. (2018). Nutrient composition of commonly consumed edible insects in the Lango sub-region of northern Uganda. International Food Research Journal25(1).
  10. Kansiime, F., Adibaku, S., Wamboga, C., Idi, F., Kato, C. D., Yamuah, L., ... & Matovu, E. (2018). A multicentre, randomised, non-inferiority clinical trial comparing a nifurtimox-eflornithine combination to standard eflornithine monotherapy for late stage Trypanosoma brucei gambiense human African trypanosomiasis in Uganda. Parasites & vectors11(1), 105.
  11. Kiyaga, C., Urick, B., Fong, Y., Okiira, C., Nabukeera‐Barungi, N., Nansera, D., ... & Olupot‐Olupot, P. (2018). Where have all the children gone? High HIV prevalence in infants attending nutrition and inpatient entry points. Journal of the International AIDS Society21(2), e25089.
  12. Muhumuza, A. K. Lie Symmetry Analysis of Solution of Black-Scholes Type Equation in Finance.
  13. Kiwana, D. (2018). Implementation and use of finance information system: Results of a field study in Ugandan Universities.
  14. Mwasa, A. Nonlinear elliptic equations in unbounded cylinder via inversions.
  15. Periyasamy, A. P., Ramamoorthy, S. K., Rwawiire, S., & Zhao, Y. (2018). Sustainable Wastewater Treatment Methods for Textile Industry. In Sustainable Innovations in Apparel Production(pp. 21-87). Springer, Singapore.
  16. Olupot-Olupot, P., Eregu, E. I., Naizuli, K., Ikiror, J., Acom, L., & Burgoine, K. (2018). Neonatal and congenital malaria: a case series in malaria endemic eastern Uganda. Malaria journal17(1), 171.
  17. Obbo, R. J. Secondary School Headteachers’ Leadership Styles and Teachers’ Organizational Commitment in Tororo Municipality.
  18. Vousden, N., Lawley, E., Nathan, H. L., Seed, P. T., Brown, A., Muchengwa, T., ... & Chappell, L. C. (2018). Evaluation of a novel vital sign device to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity in low-resource settings: a mixed method feasibility study for the CRADLE-3 trialBMC Pregnancy and Childbirth18(1), 115.
  19. Aramburo, A., Todd, J., George, E. C., Kiguli, S., Olupot-Olupot, P., Opoka, R. O., ... & Gibb, D. M. (2018). Lactate clearance as a prognostic marker of mortality in severely ill febrile children in East AfricaBMC medicine16(1), 37.
  20. Hood Ahmed Ibanda, Frank Mubiru, Rogers Musiba, Sachiko Itaya, Jenny Craig, Merlin Young, Paul Waako. (2018). Adjunctive moxibustion treatment for tuberculosis: a randomised clinical trial investigating potential efficacy and comparative safety, European Journal of Integrative Medicine (In press)
  21. Mirzayev, M. N., Jabarov, S. H., Asgerov, E. B., Mehdiyeva, R. N., Thabethe, T. T., Biira, S., & Tiep, N. V. (2018). Crystal structure changes and weight kinetics of silicon-hexaboride under gamma irradiation doseResults in Physics.
  22. Atibuni, D. Z., Olema, D. K., Ssenyonga, J., & Kibanja, G. M. (2019). Enhancing Work-Life Balance and Research Engagement Among Students in Higher Education Institutions. In Handbook of Research on Promoting Higher-Order Skills and Global Competencies in Life and Work (pp. 148-165). IGI Global.
  23. Opio, P., & Photchanachai, S. (2018). Modified atmosphere influences aflatoxin B 1 contamination and quality of peanut (Arachis hypogaea L.) kernels cv. Khon Kaen 84-8Journal of Stored Products Research78, 67-73.
  24. Ujeyo, M. S. S. (2019). Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in Higher Education. In Handbook of Research on Promoting Higher-Order Skills and Global Competencies in Life and Work (pp. 117-133). IGI Global.
  25. Ninsiima, F. D., Owomugisha, G., & Mwebaze, E. Automating the segmentation of necrotized regions in cassava root images.
  26. Owomugisha, G., Mwebaze, F. M. E., Quinn, J. A., & Biehl, M. Machine Learning for diagnosis of disease in plants using spectral data.
  27. Godfrey, O., Denis, S., & Okidi, L. P. (2019). Factors Affecting Communication and Information Sharing for Water Resource Management in Lake Victoria Basin (LVB). In Handbook of Climate Change and Biodiversity(pp. 211-222). Springer, Cham.
  28. Omadang, L., Chamai, M., Othieno, E., Okwi, A., Inangolet, F. O., Ejobi, F., ... & Ocaido, M. (2018). Knowledge, attitudes and practices towards cystic echinococcosis in livestock among selected pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in UgandaTropical animal health and production50(1), 11-17.
  29. Itabangi, H., Katawera, V., Nyaitera, V., Iramiot, J. S., Nakaye, M., Mwambi, B., ... & Byarugaba, F. Otomycosis among Patients Presenting with Ear Discharges at a Tertiary Hospital in South Western Uganda.
  30. Periyasamy, A. P., Ramamoorthy, S. K., Rwawiire, S., & Zhao, Y. (2018). Sustainable Wastewater Treatment Methods for Textile Industry. In Sustainable Innovations in Apparel Production(pp. 21-87). Springer, Singapore.
  31. Beesigamukama, D., Amoding-Katusabe, A., Tumuhairwe, J. B., Muoma, J., Maingi, J. M., Ombori, O., ... & Mukaminega, D. (2018). Agronomic effectiveness of water hyacinth-based composts.
  32. Mayende, T. S., & Musenze, I. A. (2018). Ethical leadership and staff retention: The moderating role of job resources in Uganda's healthcare sectorSouth African Journal of Industrial Psychology44(1).
  33. Rwahwire, S., Tomkova, B., Periyasamy, A. P., & Kale, B. M. (2019). Green thermoset reinforced biocomposites. In Green Composites for Automotive Applications(pp. 61-80). Woodhead Publishing.
  34. Thabethe, T. T., Njoroge, E. G., Hlatshwayo, T. T., Biira, S., & Malherbe, J. B. (2018, October). Investigating thermal treatment of W thin film deposited on 6H-SiC in vacuum, hydrogen and argon. In 2018 Open Innovations Conference (OI)(pp. 34-39). IEEE.
  35. Andima, M., Costabile, G., Isert, L., Ndakala, A., Derese, S., & Merkel, O. (2018). Evaluation of β-Sitosterol Loaded PLGA and PEG-PLA Nanoparticles for Effective Treatment of Breast Cancer: Preparation, Physicochemical Characterization, and Antitumor ActivityPharmaceutics10(4), 232.
  36. MUTUNGI, F., & BAGUMA, R. Use of mobile technologies in monitoring delivery of public health services in Uganda. In Conference on M4D Mobile Communication Technology for Development(p. 56).
  37. Periyasamy, A. P., Rwahwire, S., & Zhao, Y. (2017). Environmental Friendly Textile ProcessingHandbook of Ecomaterials, 1-38.
  38. Ditai, J., Mudoola, M., Gladstone, M., Abeso, J., Dusabe-Richards, J., Adengo, M., ... & Faragher, B. (2018). Preventing neonatal sepsis in rural Uganda: a cross-over study comparing the tolerance and acceptability of three alcohol-based hand rub formulationsBMC public health18(1), 1279.
  39. Broeckx, J., Maertens, M., Isabirye, M., Vanmaercke, M., Namazzi, B., Deckers, J., ... & Vranken, L. Landslide susceptibility and mobilization rates in the Mount Elgon region, UgandaLandslides, 1-14.
  40. Aguti, B., Kalema, G., Lutwama, D. M., Mawejje, M. L., Mupeyi, E., Okanya, D., ... & Gavamukulya, Y. Knowledge and Perception of Caregivers about Risk Factors and Manifestations of Pneumonia among Under Five Children in Butaleja District, Eastern Uganda.
  41. Tshilolo, Léon, George Tomlinson, Thomas N. Williams, Brígida Santos, Peter Olupot-Olupot, Adam Lane, Banu Aygun et al. "Hydroxyurea for Children with Sickle Cell Anemia in Sub-Saharan Africa.New England Journal of Medicine(2018).
  42. Idro, R., Ogwang, R., Kayongo, E., Gumisiriza, N., Lanyero, A., Kakooza‐Mwesige, A., & Opar, B. (2018). The natural history of nodding syndromeEpileptic Disorders20(6), 508-516.
  43. Mirzayev, M. N., Jabarov, S. H., Asgerov, E. B., Mehdiyeva, R. N., Thabethe, T. T., Biira, S., & Tiep, N. V. (2018). X-ray diffraction and thermodynamics kinetics of SiB 6 under gamma irradiation doseSilicon, 1-6.
  44. Ditai, J., Kanyago, J., Nambozo, M. R., Odeke, N. M., Abeso, J., Dusabe-Richards, J., ... & Storr, J. (2018). Optimising informed consent for participants in a randomised controlled trial in rural Uganda: a comparative prospective cohort mixed-methods studyTrials19(1), 699.
  45. Alunyu, A. E., & Nabukenya, J. (2018). A Conceptual Model for Adaptation of eHealth Standards by Low and Middle-Income CountriesJournal of Health Informatics in Africa5(2).
  46. Bulamba, F., Sendagire, C., Kintu, A., Hewitt-Smith, A., Musana, F., Lilaonitkul, M., ... & Lipnick, M. S. (2018). Feasibility of Simulation-Based Medical Education in a Low-Income Country: Challenges and Solutions From a 3-year Pilot Program in UgandaSimulation in healthcare: journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare.
  47. Charles, M. (2018). Epistemological Dynamics and Incorporation of Appraisal Practices in Kampala Archdiocesan Secondary SchoolsOpen Access Library Journal5(12), 1.