1. Metachronous Ovarian Cancer after a Radical Hysterectomy with Ovarian Conservation for Early-Stage Cervical Cancer: A Case Report

  2. Characterizing blood pressure trajectories in people living with HIV following antiretroviral therapy: A systematic review

  3. Establishing Stroke Registers in Sub-Saharan Africa: Experiences From 2 Large Referral Hospitals in Tanzania

  4. Posterior decompression and stabilization in a pregnant patient with traumatic lumbar fracture: A case report

  5. Metabolic syndrome among people living with HIV on antiretroviral therapy in Mwanza, Tanzania

  6. Are There Differences in Androgen Receptor Expression in Invasive Breast Cancer in African (Tanzanian) Population in Comparison With the Caucasian (Italian) Population?

  7. Establishing Stroke Registers in Sub-Saharan Africa: Experiences From 2 Large Referral Hospitals in TanzaniaClick Here
  8. Violeth A. Mbuni, Nyagwegwe C. Wango, Elias C. Nyanza. Views and opinions of mass media key informants on coverage of issues related to maternal, newborn and child health in Lake Zone, Tanzania. Vol. 12 No. 5 (2023): 129-143. Click Here
  9. Solile L, Nyanza EC, Mwanga JR, Shangali DL. Challenges in accessing health care and socio-protection services among children living and working in streets in northwestern Tanzania: A qualitative study. PLOS Glob Public Health 2023,3(5): e0001916. Click Here
  10. Ripanda AS, Rwiza MJ, Nyanza EC, Miraji HB, Njau KN, Vuai SAH, Machunda RL. Removal of lamivudine from synthetic solution using jamun seed (Syzygium cumini) biochar adsorbent, Emerging Contaminants (2023), doi: Click Here
  11. Shangali A, Kamori D, Massawe W, Masoud S, Kibwana U, Mwingwa AG, Manisha A, Mwandigha AM, Mirambo MM, Mshana SE, Manyahi J, Majigo M. Aetiology of ear infection and antimicrobial susceptibility pattern among patients attending otorhinolaryngology clinic at a tertiary hospital in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: a hospital-based cross-sectional study. BMJ Open. 2023 Apr 3;13(4):e068359. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2022-068359. PMID: 37012005; PMCID: PMC10083798.
  12. Mwakyoma AA, Kidenya BR, Minja CA, Mushi MF, Sandeman A, Sabiti W, Holden MTG, Mshana SE. Comparison of Horizontal blaCTX-M Gene Transfer via Conjugation among Extended Spectrum β-Lactamases Producing Escherichia coli Isolates from Patients with Urinary Tract Infection, Their Animals, and Environment. Arch Mol Biol Genet. 2023;2(1):1-8. doi: 10.33696/genetics.2.011. PMID: 37250807; PMCID: PMC7614579.
  13. Sirili N, Mloka D, Mselle L, Kisenge R, Mbugi E, Russa D, Nyongole O, Mshana SE, Laisser R, Mteta K, Msuya L, Lyamuya E, Martin-Holland J, Kwesigabo G, Kaaya E. Opportunities and Challenges for Implementation of Harmonized Competence-Based Curricula in Medicine and Nursing Programmes in Tanzania: Experiences of Biomedical Sciences' Stakeholders. Adv Med Educ Pract. 2023 May 22;14:487-498. doi: 10.2147/AMEP.S381242. PMID: 37251430; PMCID: PMC10218457.
  14. Blumenröder S, Wilson D, Ndaboine E, Mirambo MM, Mushi MF, Bader O, Zimmermann O, Mshana SE, Groß U. Neonatal infection in Sub-Saharan Africa: a cross-sectional pilot study on bacterial pathogens and maternal risk factors. Front Microbiol. 2023 Apr 25;14:1171651. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2023.1171651. PMID: 37180246; PMCID: PMC10167281.
  15. Mundamshimu JS, Malale K, Kidenya BR, Gunda DW, Bwemelo L, Mwashiuya M, Omar SS, Mlowe N, Kiyumbi M, Ngocho JS, Balandya E, Sunguya B, Mshana SE, Mteta K, Bartlett J, Lyamuya E, Mmbaga BT, Kalluvya S. Failure to Attain HIV Viral Suppression After Intensified Adherence Counselling-What Can We Learn About Its Factors? Infect Drug Resist. 2023 Mar 30;16:1885-1894. doi: 10.2147/IDR.S393456. PMID: 37020794; PMCID: PMC10069435.
  16. Kibwana UO, Manyahi J, Sandnes HH, Blomberg B, Mshana SE, Langeland N, Roberts AP, Moyo SJ. Fluoroquinolone resistance among fecal extended spectrum βeta lactamases positive Enterobacterales isolates from children in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. BMC Infect Dis. 2023 Mar 7;23(1):135. doi: 10.1186/s12879-023-08086-2. PMID: 36882712; PMCID: PMC9993647.
  17. Late Window Imaging Selection for Endovascular Therapy of Large Vessel Occlusion Stroke: An International Survey
  18. Mentorship of young researchers in resourcelimited settings: experiences of the mentees from selected health sciences Universities in Tanzani
  19. Dietary patterns and diabetes mellitus among people living with and without HIV: a cross-sectional study in Tanzania
  20. Posterior decompression and stabilization in a pregnant patient with traumatic lumbar fracture: A case report
  21. Metabolic syndrome among people living with HIV on antiretroviral therapy in Mwanza, Tanzania
  22. Are There Differences in Androgen Receptor Expression in Invasive Breast Cancer in African (Tanzanian) Population in Comparison With the Caucasian (Italian) Population?
  23. Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms or serum levels as key drivers of breast cancer development? The question of the vitamin D pathway
  24. Understanding women's perspectives on breast cancer is essential for cancer control: knowledge, risk awareness, and care-seeking in Mwanza, Tanzania
  25. Cascade Analysis for Women Presenting With Breast Concerns to a Zonal Hospital in Mwanza, Tanzania
  26. Burkitt lymphoma risk shows geographic and temporal associations with Plasmodium falciparum infections in Uganda, Tanzania, and Kenya
  27. If You Do Not Take the Medicine and Complete the Dose…It Could Cause You More Trouble”: Bringing Awareness, Local Knowledge and Experience into Antimicrobial Stewardship in Tanzania
  28. Molecular Characterizations of the Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci Species Causing Urinary Tract Infection in Tanzania: A Laboratory-Based Cross-Sectional Study
  29. Identifying and addressing challenges to antimicrobial use surveillance in the human health sector in low- and middle-income countries: experiences and lessons learned from Tanzania and Uganda
  30. Biological, material and socio-cultural constraints to effective menstrual hygiene management among secondary school students in Tanzania
  31. Spatial distribution of suspected and confirmed cholera cases in Mwanza City, Northern Tanzania
  32. The process of harmonizing Competency-Based curricula for medicine and nursing degree programmes: A Multi-Institutional and Multi-Professional experience from Tanzania
    Doreen Mloka, Edith Tarimo, Lillian Mselle, Stephen Mshana, Nathaniel Sirili, Jane Rogathi, Levina Msuya, Pascahilis Rugarabamu, Alfred Mteta, Mainen Moshi, Gideon Kwesigabo, Eligius Lyamuya, John Bartlett, Judy Martin-Holland, Patricia O'Sullivan, Sarah Macfarlane, Ephata Kaaya
  33. Mapping and gap analysis on antimicrobial resistance surveillance systems in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia
    Mecky Matee, Stephen E. Mshana, Majigo Mtebe, Erick Vitus Komba, Nyambura Moremi, Julius Lutamwa, Otrida Kapona, Musa Sekamatte & Leonard E. G. Mboera
  34. Antibiotic dispensing practices during COVID-19 and implications for antimicrobial resistance (AMR): parallel mystery client studies in Uganda and Tanzania
    Emmanuel Olamijuwon, Eveline Konje, Catherine Kansiime, Mike Kesby, Katherine Keenan, Stella Neema, Benon Asiimwe, Stephen E. Mshana, Martha F. Mushi, Olga Loza, Benjamin Sunday, Alison Sandeman, Derek J. Sloan, Fernando Benitez-Paez, Joseph R. Mwanga, Wilber Sabiiti, Matthew T. G. Holden & CARE Consortium
  35. The role of multidimensional poverty in antibiotic misuse: a mixed-methods study of self-medication and non-adherence in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda
    Dominique L Green , Katherine Keenan, Kathryn J Fredricks, Sarah I Huque, Martha F Mushi, Catherine Kansiime, Benon Asiimwe, John Kiiru , Prof Stephen E Mshana , Prof Stella Neema, Joseph R Mwanga, Mike Kesby, Prof Andy G Lynch, Hannah Worthington, Emmanuel Olamijuwon, Mary Abed Al Ahad, Annette Aduda , John Mwaniki Njeru, Prof Blandina T Mmbaga, Joel Bazir,…Madeleine Clarkson
  36. Data from the batch adsorption of ciprofloxacin and lamivudine from synthetic solution using jamun seed (Syzygium cumini) biochar: Response surface methodology (RSM) optimization
    Asha Ripanda , Mwemezi J. Rwiza , Elias Charles Nyanza , Ramadhani Bakari , Hossein Miraji , Karoli N. Njau , Said Ali Hamad Vuai , Revocatus L. Machunda
  37. Spatial distribution of suspected and confirmed cholera cases in Mwanza City, Northern Tanzania
    Monica T. Madullu,Deborah S. K. Thomas,Elias C. Nyanza ,Jeremiah Seni,Sospatro E. Ngallaba,Sophia Kiluvia,Moses Asori,Joseph Kangmennaang
  38. Antibiotic-resistant microbial populations in urban receiving waters and wastewaters from Tanzania
    Asha Shabani Ripanda , Mwemezi J. Rwiza , Elias Charles Nyanza , Hossein Miraji , Numfor Linda Bih, Alexanda Mzula , Elisa Mwega , Karoli N. Njau , Said Ali Hamad Vuai , Revocatus L. Machunda
  1. A Review on Contaminants of Emerging Concern in the Environment: A Focus on Active Chemicals in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Asha S. Ripanda,Mwemezi Johaiven Rwiza,Elias C. Nyanza ,Karoli N. Njau ,Said A. H. Vuai and Revocatus L. Machunda
  2. Contribution of Illicit Drug Use to Pharmaceutical Load in the Environment: A Focus on Sub-Saharan Africa
    Asha S Ripanda,Mwemezi J. Rwiza,Elias Charles Nyanza,4Revocatus L. Machunda,and Said Hamadi Vuai
  3. Depression and chronic kidney disease: a cross-sectional study based at Bugando Medical Centre, Northwestern Tanzania
    Vitus Silago, Nyambura Moremi, Majigo Mtebe, Erick Komba, Salim Masoud, Fauster X. Mgaya, Mariam M. Mirambo, Helmut A. Nyawale, Stephen E. Mshana & Mecky Isaac Matee
  4. Multidrug-Resistant Uropathogens Causing Community Acquired Urinary Tract Infections among Patients Attending Health Facilities in Mwanza and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Hulda Munisi , Irene Sylvester , Isaya Mwakalebela , Said Kanenda , Ladius Rudovick, Matiko Mwita, Elias Nyanza
  5. Quality of life among out-patients with long-term indwelling urinary catheter attending Urology Clinic at a Tertiary Hospital in Northwestern Tanzania
    Asteria L. M. Ndomba, Rose M. Laisser, Eveline T.Konje, Vitus Silago, Joseph R. Mwanga & Stephen E. Mshana
  6. Prevalence of HIV and associated risk factors among street-connected children in Mwanza city
    Said Nyumayo,Eveline Konje,Benson Kidenya,Anthony Kapesa,Marko Hingi,Nyagwegwe Wango,Joshua Ngimbwa,Violeth Alphonce,Namanya Basinda
  7. Histopathological Evaluation of the Microtomy Artifacts on Haematoxylin and Eosin Section; Hospital Based Cross-Sectional Study
    Oscar Ottoman,Shaban Urassa,Edrick Elias,Jeffer Bhuko, Aron O. Isay
  8. Ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement complicated by concurrent hydrothorax and hydrocele formation in a 4-yearold boy managed for congenital communicating hydrocephalus at a tertiary referral hospital in Mwanza, Tanzania
    Georgina G. Balyorugulu, James Lubuulwa
  9. First Aid Kit Uses among Commuter Bus Attendants in Nyamagana District, Mwanza City
    Namanya Basinda, Giveness Zacharia, Joshua Patrick Ngimbwa, Joshua Patrick Ngimbwa, Stanley Mwita
  10. Morphological Patterns of Traumatic Head Injury in Medicolegal Autopsies at Muhimbili National Hospital, Dar ES Salaam Tanzania
    Oscar Ottoman,Amos R Mwakigonja,Peter F. Rambau
  11. Female Genital Schistosomiasis, a Neglected Differential of Cervical Precancerous and Cancerous Lesion: a Wake-up Call for on-Job Training for Healthcare Workers in Endemic Areas
    Kaizilege GK, Kiritta, Chuma, Ndaboine, Ottoman, Elias, Zinga and Mazigo
  12. Non-prescribed antibiotic dispensing practices for symptoms of urinary tract infection in community pharmacies and accredited drug dispensing outlets in Tanzania: a simulated clients approach
    Pendo M. Ndaki, Martha F. Mushi, Joseph R. Mwanga, Eveline T. Konje, Stella Mugassa, Msilikale W. Manyiri, Stanley M. Mwita, Nyanda E. Ntinginya, Blandina T. Mmbaga, Katherine Keenan, Wilber Sabiiti, Mike Kesby, Fernando Benitez-Paez, Alison Sandeman, Matthew T. G. Holden & Stephen E. Mshana
  13. Knowledge and Practice of Community Pharmacy Personnel on Counselling Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Mwanza Tanzania
    Stanley Mwita, Josephine Kajugusi, Deogratias Katabalo, Evangelista Malindisa
  14. The magnitude of prescribing medicines by brand names in a tertiary hospital, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Stanley Mwita, Brigitte Mchau, and Karol Marwa
  15. Prescription Practices of Antifungal Agents at Gynaecology and Oncology Departments of a Tertiary Hospital in Mwanza, Tanzania: A Retrospective Study
    Kayo Hamasaki, Zaomba Hussein, Bernard Okamo, Stanley Mwita, Deogratius Katabaro, Stephen E Mshana, Martha F Mushi
  16. Lumefantrine plasma concentrations in uncontrolled conditions among patients treated with artemether-lumefantrine for uncomplicated plasmodium falciparum malaria in Mwanza, Tanzania
    Karol J Marwa,Anthony C Liwa,Eveline T Konje,Stanley Mwita,Erasmus Kamugisha,Göte Swedberg
  17. Self-Medication During First Trimester among Pregnant Women Attending Antenatal Care Clinic at a District Hospital in Mwanza, North-western Tanzania
    Deogratias M Katabalo1, Debora N Robert, Stanley Mwita, Winfrida V Minja, Shadya Abbas, Karoli J Marwa
  18. Association between antenatal corticosteroids use and perinatal mortality among preterm singletons and twins in Mwanza, Tanzania: an observational study
  19. Spontaneous Excessive Bleeding From a Breast Lactating Adenoma; a First Reported Case
    Hija Hamadi, Richard Kiritta, Oscar Ottoman, Sr Happiness Mbena, Samuel Byabato, Albert Kihunrwa, Peter Rambau
  20. Perceived usefulness of Contraceptives among Married Individuals in Rorya District
    Nyagwegwe Chaulo Wango,Denna Michael,Namanya Basinda
  21. Prevalence and Epidemiological Characteristics of Neonates with Neural Tube Defects at Bugando Medical Center: An 8- Year Hospital Based Survey
    David L Sikambale,Anton Manyanga,Kesheni Lemi,Olaph Lema,Alphonce Manoni,Hans Klaudi,Misso Mpeji,Sr. Muro Restituta,Flora Chacha , Neema Chami,Vladimir Herrera, Gerald Mayaya, *James Lubuulwa
  22. Bilateral chronic subdural hematoma in postpartum period: Case report and review of literature
    Fridolin Mujuni, Mathias Callist Njau, Benard Kenemo, James Lubuulwa
  23. Prevalence, Grades and Management of Prostate Cancer among Men Attending Oncology Unit at Bugando Medical Centre Mwanza, Tanzania
    Deogratias M. Katabalo, Joyce Josephat, Winfrida Minja, Stanley Mwita, Karol J. Marwa, Peter Rambau
  24. Clinical Pattern and Predictors of Early Outcome of Paediatric Surgical Abdominal Emergencies at Bugando Medical Centre-Mwanza Tanzania
    Peter Kibunto, Richard Kiritta, Leonard Washington,Geoffrey Giiti, Alicia Massenga, Benson Kidenya, Fabian Massaga, Samwel Byabato
  25. Quality of life among out-patients with long-term indwelling urinary catheter attending Urology Clinic at a Tertiary Hospital in Northwestern Tanzania Read more
    Asteria L. M. Ndomba, Rose M. Laisser, Eveline T.Konje, Vitus Silago, Joseph R. Mwanga & Stephen E. Mshana
  26. Kovacs, D., Silago, V., Msanga, D.R. et al. The hospital environment versus carriage: transmission pathways for third-generation cephalosporin-resistant bacteria in blood in neonates in a low-resource country healthcare setting. Sci Rep 12, 8347 (2022).
  27. Masatu ES, Kajura A, Mujuni F, et al. High prevalence of sexually transmitted infections among asymptomatic women opting for the intrauterine contraceptive device use in Mwanza, Tanzania: An urgent call for control interventions. SAGE Open Medicine. January 2022.doi:10.1177/20503121221097536
  28. Msanga DR, Silago V, Massoza T, Kidenya BR, Balandya E, Mirambo MM, Sunguya B, Mmbaga BT, Lyamuya E, Bartlet J, Mshana SE. High Fecal Carriage of Multidrug Resistant Bacteria in the Community among Children in Northwestern Tanzania. Pathogens. 2022 Mar 21;11(3):379. doi: 10.3390/pathogens11030379. PMID: 35335702; PMCID: PMC8955874.
  29. Davis A, Lembo T, Laurie E, Mutua E, Loosli K, Nthambi M, Nimegeer A, Mnzava K, Msoka EF, Nasuwa F, Melubo M, Shirima G, Matthews L, Hilton S, Mshana SE, Mmbaga BT. How public health crises expose systemic, day-to-day health inequalities in low- and-middle income countries: an example from East Africa. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2022 Feb 14;11(1):34. doi: 10.1186/s13756-022-01071-5. PMID: 35164886; PMCID: PMC8842514.
  30. Silago V, Mruma EC, Msemwa B, Mtemisika CI, Phillip S, Ndagula RA, Said MM, Mushi MF, Mshana SE. Predominance of Acinetobacter spp., Harboring the blaIMP Gene, Contaminating the Hospital Environment in a Tertiary Hospital in Mwanza, Tanzania: A Cross-Sectional Laboratory-Based Study. Pathogens. 2022 Jan 4;11(1):63. doi: 10.3390/pathogens11010063. PMID: 35056011; PMCID: PMC8781992.
  31. Balandya E, Sunguya B, Kidenya B, Nyamhanga T, Minja IK, Mahande M, Mmbaga BT, Mshana SE, Mteta K, Bartlett J, Lyamuya E. Joint Research Mentoring Through the Community of Young Research Peers: A Case for a Unifying Model for Research Mentorship at Higher Learning Institutions. Adv Med Educ Pract. 2022 Apr 21;13:355-367. doi: 10.2147/AMEP.S356678. PMID: 35478975; PMCID: PMC9038151.
  32. Buchera FS, Silago V, Japhet G, Mtemisika CI, Damiano P, Nyawale HA, Mushi MF, Mirambo MM, Seni J, Mshana SE. Predominance of Other Pathogenic Bacteria among Presumptive Tuberculosis Cases Attending Tuberculosis Clinics in Mwanza, Tanzania: A Cross-Sectional Laboratory-Based Study. Microorganisms. 2022 Mar 25;10(4):703. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms10040703. PMID: 35456756; PMCID: PMC9025500.
  33. Ndomba ALM, Laisser RM, Silago V, Kidenya BR, Mwanga J, Seni J, Mshana SE. Urinary Tract Infections and Associated Factors among Patients with Indwelling Urinary Catheters Attending Bugando Medical Centre a Tertiary Hospital in Northwestern Tanzania. Microorganisms. 2022 Feb 21;10(2):473. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms10020473. PMID: 35208927; PMCID: PMC8879566.
  34. Mtemisika CI, Nyawale H, Benju RJ, Genchwere JM, Silago V, Mushi MF, Mwanga J, Konje E, Mirambo MM, Mshana SE. Epidemiological Cut-Off Values and Multidrug Resistance of Escherichia coli Isolated from Domesticated Poultry and Pigs Reared in Mwanza, Tanzania: A Cross-Section Study. Animals (Basel). 2022 Mar 25;12(7):835. doi: 10.3390/ani12070835. PMID: 35405825; PMCID: PMC8996986.
  35. Azabo R, Mshana S, Matee M, Kimera SI. Antimicrobial usage in cattle and poultry production in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: pattern and quantity. BMC Vet Res. 2022 Jan 3;18(1):7. doi: 10.1186/s12917-021-03056-9. PMID: 34980101; PMCID: PMC8722348.
  36. Mirambo MM, Mshana SE. The Need to Emphasise on Confirmatory Test in the Diagnosis of Syphilis in Low -and-Middle Income Countries. J Clin of Diagn Res.2022; 16(1):DL01-DL02.
  37. Kamori, D., Mwandigha, A. M., Kibwana, U., Masoud, S., Mirambo, M. M., Mshana, S. E., Manyahi, J., & Majigo, M. (2022). Extended Spectrum Beta-Lactamase Producing Enterobacteriaceae Associated with Asymptomatic Bacteriuria among Pregnant Women Attending Antenatal Clinic at Tertiary Referral Hospital, Tanzania. Tanzania Medical Journal, 33(1), 75–92.
  38. Conservative management for fetal megacystis: A clinical based approach
    Lisa Hassan; Richard Kiritta; Clotrida Chuma; Edgar Ndaboine; Adolphine Hokororo; Albert Kihunrwa
  39. Factor V11 deficiency: A rare cause of nasal bleeding
    Georgina G Balyorugulu; Richard F Kiritta; Emmanuela Ambrose; Erius Tebuka
  40. Recurrent obstructive uropathy secondary to pyometrocolpos in an 8-month-old infant: a case report
    Richard Kiritta, Georgina Balyorugulu, Maimuna Ahmed, Frank Christopher, Andrea Solnes Miltenburg and Albert Kihunrwa
  41. Extensive surgery for peritoneal tuberculosis, an ongoing diagnostic challenge in resource limited setup
    Richard Kiritta; Fatma Mrisho; Cosmas Mbulwa; Andrea Solnes Miltenburg; Albert Kihunrwa
  42. Recurrent obstructive uropathy secondaryto pyometrocolpos in an 8-month-oldinfant: a case report
    Richard Kiritta, Georgina Balyorugulu, Maimuna Ahmed, Frank Christopher, Andrea Solnes Miltenburg and Albert Kihunrwa
  1. Transmission Dynamics of Antimicrobial Resistance at a National Referral Hospital in Uganda
  2. The Governance and Implementation of the National Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance in Tanzania: A Qualitative Study. Antibiotics (Basel). 2021 Mar 9;10(3):273. doi: 10.3390/antibiotics10030273. PMID: 33803077; PMCID: PMC7998560.
  3. Silago V, Kovacs D, Samson H, Seni J, Matthews L, Oravcová K, Lupindu AM, Hoza AS, Mshana SE.
    Existence of Multiple ESBL Genes among Phenotypically Confirmed ESBL Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli Concurrently Isolated from Clinical, Colonization and Contamination Samples from Neonatal Units at Bugando Medical Center, Mwanza, Tanzania. Antibiotics (Basel). 2021 Apr 21;10(5):476. doi: 10.3390/antibiotics10050476. PMID: 33919117; PMCID: PMC8143173. CLICK HERE
  4. Mushi MF, Loi N, Mshana SE.
    Oral candidiasis in HIV-uninfected pediatric population in areas with limited fungal diagnosis: A case study from a tertiary hospital, Tanzania. Ther Adv Infect Dis. 2021 May 20;8:20499361211016964. doi: 10.1177/20499361211016964. PMID: 34094534; PMCID: PMC8141982. CLICK HERE/
  5. Gastrointestinal Tract Colonization Rate of Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase-Producing Gram-Negative Bacteria and Associated Factors Among Orthopaedic Patients in a Tertiary Hospital in Tanzania: Implications for Infection Prevention
  6. Hand hygiene intervention to optimise soil-transmitted helminth infection control among primary school children: the Mikono Safi cluster randomised controlled trial in northwestern Tanzania
  7. Journal of Pregnancy and Child Health
  8. Multiplex-RT-PCR-ELISA panel for detecting mosquito-borne pathogens: Plasmodium sp. preserved and eluted from dried blood spots on sample cards. Malar J. 2021 Feb 1; 20(1):66. doi: 10.1186/s12936-021-03595-4.
  9. Koliopoulos P, Kayange NM, Daniel T, Huth F, Gröndahl B, Medina-Montaño GC, Pretsch L, Klüber J, Schmidt C, Züchner A, Ulbert S, Mshana SE, Addo M, Gehring S. Multiplex-RT-PCR-ELISA panel for detecting mosquito-borne pathogens: Plasmodium sp. preserved and eluted from dried blood spots on sample cards. Malar J. 2021 Feb 1; 20(1):66. doi: 10.1186/s12936-021-03595-4. Read more
  10. Balandya E, Sunguya B, Gunda DW, Kidenya B, Nyamhanga T, Minja IK, Mahande M, Mmbaga BT, Mshana SE, Mteta K, Bartlett J, Lyamuya E. Building sustainable research capacity at higher learning institutions in Tanzania through mentoring of the Young Research Peers. BMC Med Educ. 2021 Mar 17;21(1):166. doi: 10.1186/s12909-021-02611-0. Read more
  11. Frumence G, Mboera LEG, Katale BZ, Sindato C, Kimera S, Durrance-Bagale A, Mshana SE, Clark TG, Rweyemamu MM, Legido-Quigley H, Matee M. Policy actors and human and animal health practitioners' perceptions of antimicrobial use and resistance in Tanzania: A qualitative study. J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2021 Mar 1; 25:40-47. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2021.02.027. Read more
  12. Moremi N, Silago V, Mselewa EG, Chifwaguzi AP, Mirambo MM, Mushi MF, Matemba L, Seni J, Mshana SE. Extended-spectrum β-lactamase blaCTX-M-1 group in gram-negative bacteria colonizing patients admitted at Mazimbu hospital and Morogoro Regional hospital in Morogoro, Tanzania. BMC Res Notes. 2021 Feb 27;14(1):77. doi: 10.1186/s13104-021-05495-x. Read more
  13. Huth PFB, Addo M, Daniel T, Groendahl B, Hokororo A, Koliopoulos P, Mshana SE. Extensive Antibiotic and Antimalarial Prescription Rate among Children with Acute Febrile Diseases in the Lake Victoria Region, Tanzania. Pretsch L, Schmidt C, Zuechner A, Gehring S, Kayange N. J Trop Pediatr. 2021 Jan 29;67(1):fmaa135. doi: 10.1093/tropej/fmaa135. Read more
  14. Frumence, G.; Mboera, L.E.G.; Sindato, C.; Katale, B.Z.; Kimera, S.; Metta, E.; Durrance-Bagale, A.; Jung, A.-S.; Mshana, S.E.; Clark, T.G.; et al. The Governance and Implementation of the National Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance in Tanzania: A Qualitative Study. Antibiotics 2021, 10, 273. antibiotics10030273. Read more
  15. Asiimwe BB, Kiiru J, Mshana SE, HATUA Consortium, et al. Protocol for an interdisciplinary cross-sectional study investigating the social, biological and community-level drivers of antimicrobial resistance (AMR): Holistic Approach to Unravel Antibacterial Resistance in East Africa (HATUA). BMJ Open 2021;11:e041418. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-041418. Read more
  16. Prevalence and indications of long‑term indwelling urinary catheter among out‑patients attending urology clinic at a tertiary hospital in Northwestern Tanzania Asteria L. M. Ndomba, Rose M. Laisser, Benson R. Kidenya, Thecla W. Kohi, Joseph R. Mwanga and Stephen E. Mshana
  17. Reducing neonatal mortality and respiratory distress syndrome associated with preterm birth: a scoping review on the impact of antenatal corticosteroids in low- and middle-income countries Stanley Mwita, Mary Jande, Deogratias Katabalo, Benjamin Kamala & Deborah Dewey
  18. Disposal practices of expired and unused medications among households in Mwanza, Tanzania Karol Julius Marwa ,Glory Mcharo,Stanley Mwita,Deogratias Katabalo,Deodatus Ruganuza,Anthony Kapesa
  19. The relationship of mesencephalic astrocyte-derived neurotrophic factor with hyperlipidemia in patients with or without type 2 diabetes mellitus Jili Fu, Kija Malale, Xie Luo, Min Chen, Qicong Liu , Wei Cheng, Dongfang Liu
  20. Rater training for standardised assessment of Objective Structured Clinical Examinations in rural Tanzania Elaine L Sigalet, Dismas Matovelo,Jennifer L Brenner,Maendeleo Boniphace,Edgar Ndaboine,Lusako Mwaikasu,Girles Shabani,Julieth Kabirigi,Jaelene Mannerfeldt, Nalini Singhal1
  21. Men perspectives on attending antenatal care visits together with their pregnant partners in Misungwi district, rural Tanzania: a qualitative study Maendeleo Boniphace; Dismas Matovelo; Rose Laisser; Hadija Swai; Victoria Yohana; Sylvia Tinka; Lusako Mwaikasu; Hannah Mercader; Jennifer L Brenner; Jennifer Mitchell
  1. Antimicrobial use across six referral hospitals in Tanzania: a point prevalence survey Jeremiah Seni, Siana G Mapunjo, Rachel Wittenauer, Richard Valimba, Andy Stergachis, Brian J Werth, Samir Saitoti, Noel H Mhadu, Edgar Lusaya, Niranjan Konduri
  2. Water Scarcity and Water Quality: Identifying Potential Unintended Harms and Mitigation Strategies in the Implementation of the Biosand Filter in Rural Tanzania
    Lise Hovden,Tina Paasche,Elias C.Nyanza
  3. Malaria Morbidities Following Universal Coverage Campaign for Long-Lasting Insecticidal Nets: A Case Study in Ukerewe District, Northwestern Tanzania Anthony Kapesa, Namanya Basinda,1 Elias C Nyanza,Joshua Monge, Sospatro E Ngallaba, Joseph R Mwanga, Eliningaya J Kweka
  4. Effects of prenatal exposure and co-exposure to metallic or metalloid elements on early infant neurodevelopmental outcomes in areas with small-scale gold mining activities in Northern Tanzania Elias C.Nyanza,Francois P.Bernier,Jonathan W.Martin,Mange Manyama, Jennifer Hatfield, Deborah Dewey
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  11. Whole genome sequencing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates and clinical outcomes of patients treated for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Tanzania.Katale BZ, Mbelele PM, Lema NA, Campino S, Mshana SE, Rweyemamu MM, Phelan JE, Keyyu JD, Majigo M, Mbugi EV, Dockrell HM, Clark TG, Matee MI, Mpagama S.BMC Genomics. 2020 Feb 21;21(1):174. doi: 10.1186/s12864-020-6577-1.
  12. Antimicrobial use and resistance in food-producing animals and the environment: an African perspective.Kimera ZI, Mshana SE, Rweyemamu MM, Mboera LEG, MateeMIN.Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2020 Mar 3;9(1):37. doi: 10.1186/s13756-020-0697-x
  13. Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus causing osteomyelitis in a tertiary hospital, Mwanza, Tanzania.Silago V, Mushi MF, Remi BA, Mwayi A, Swetala S, Mtemisika CI, Mshana SE.J OrthopSurg Res. 2020 Mar 5;15(1):95. doi: 10.1186/s13018-020-01618-5.
  14. Bacteremia in critical care units at Bugando Medical Centre, Mwanza, Tanzania: the role of colonization and contaminated cots and mothers' hands in cross-transmission of multidrug resistant Gram-negative bacteria.Silago V, Kovacs D, Msanga DR, Seni J, Matthews L, Oravcová K, Zadoks RN, Lupindu AM, Hoza AS, Mshana SE.Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2020 May 6;9(1):58. doi: 10.1186/s13756-020-00721-w
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  16. Bacteriospermia, extended spectrum beta lactamase producing Gram-negative bacteria and other factors associated with male infertility in Mwanza, Tanzania: a need of diagnostic. Vitus Silago, YusuphMukama, Anna L Haule, Frank Chacha, John Igenge, Martha F Mushi, Stephen E Mshana. African Health Sciences 20 (1), 4-13: 2020
  17. Treponemapallidum infection predicts sexually transmitted viral infections (hepatitis B virus, herpes simplex virus-2, and human immunodeficiency virus) among pregnant women from rural areas of Mwanza region, Tanzania…Gilbert Ng’wamkai, Kalista V Msigwa, DamasChengula, Frank Mgaya, ClotildaChuma, BetrandMsemwa, Vitus Silago, MtebeMajigo, Stephen E Mshana, Mariam M Mirambo.BMC pregnancy and childbirth 19 (1), 392: 2019
  18. Diabetic Microvascular Complications Among Children and Adolescents in Northwestern Tanzania: A Cross-Sectional Study. DelfinaMsanga, Karl Reis, NeemaKayange, RespiciousBakalemwa, Benson Kidenya, Duncan Hau, Christopher Mwanansao, Dina Mahamba, Sofia Ottaru, Elizabeth Kwiyolecha, Robert Peck.Annals of Global Health 86 (1): 2020
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  4. Anywaine Z, Whitworth H, Kaleebu P, Praygod G, Shukarev G, Manno D, Kapiga S, Grosskurth H, Kalluvya S, Bockstal V, Anumendem D, Luhn K, Robinson C, Douoguih M, Watson-Jones D.Safety and Immunogenicity of a 2-Dose Heterologous Vaccination Regimen With Ad26.ZEBOV and MVA-BN-Filo Ebola Vaccines: 12-Month Data From a Phase 1 Randomized Clinical Trial in Uganda and Tanzania.J Infect Dis. 2019 Jun 5;220(1):46-56. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiz070.
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