Publications Theme: Non-Communicable Diseases

Non-Communicable Diseases

High mortality in subjects with both diabetes and HIV in sub-Saharan Africa


Burgess PI, Harding SP, Kayange PC, van Oosterhout JJ, García-Fiñana M, Msukwa G,  Allain TJ. AIDS 2018, 32:2083–2085. Read more

Early experiences integrating hypertension and diabetes screening and treatment in a human immunodeficiency virus clinic in Malawi


Pfaff C, Singano V,  Akello H. Amberbir A, Berman J, Kwekwesa A, Banda V, Speight C, Allain T,  van Oosterhout JJ. Int Health Doi: 10.1093/inthealth /ihy049. Read more

Prevalence of obesity, hypertension, and diabetes, and cascade of care in sub-Saharan Africa: a cross-sectional, population-based study in rural and urban Malawi


Price A.J, Crampin A.C, Amberbir A, Kayuni-Chihana N, Musicha C, Tafatatha T, Branson K, Lawlor D.A, Mwaiyeghele E, Nkhwazi L, Smeeth L, Pearce N, Munthali E, Mwagomba B.M, Mwansambo C, Glynn J.R, Jaffar S, Nyirenda M. The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology ( IF 19.742 ): 2018; (17) 30432-1.Doi: 10.1016/S2213-8587. Read more

Models of integration of HIV and non-communicable disease care in sub-Saharan Africa


Njuguna B, Vorkoper S, Patel P, Reid MJA, Vedanthan R, Pfaff C, Park PH, Fischer L, Laktabai J, Pastakia SD. AIDS. 2018 Jul 1;32 Suppl 1:S33-S42. Doi:1097/QAD.00000000001887.PMID:29952788. Read more

Opportunities and challenges for evidence-informed HIV-noncommunicable disease integrated care policies and programs: lessons from Malawi, South Africa, Swaziland and Kenya


Matanje Mwagomba BL, Ameh S, Bongomin P, Juma PA, MacKenzie RK, Kyobutungi C, Lukhele N, Mwangi KJM, Amberbir A, Klipstein-Grobusch K, Gomez-Olive FX, Berman, Joshua. AIDS. 2018 Jul 1;32 Suppl:S21-S32.doi:10.1097/QAD.0000000000001885.PMID:29952787. Read more

Leveraging HIV Research and Implementation for Cancer and Noncommunicable Diseases in Malawi


Mipando M, Mkandawire N, Masiye J, Wroe E, Dullie L, Mataya R, Muula A, Mwapatsa V, Dzamalala C, Masamba L, Tomoka T, Moses A, Chinula L, Kaimila B, Mulima G, Nyasosela R, Ngoma J, Chunda L, Namarika D, Kamiza S, Nyirenda M, Crampin A, Gordon S, Eckerle M, Ware R, Berman J, van Oesterhout J, Sclafani J, El-Mallawany N.K, Wasswa P, Kazembe P, Dadabhai S, Taha T, Kumwenda J, McCollum E,  Damania B, Charles A, Fedoriw Y, Dittmer D, Hosseinipour M, Hoffman I, Phiri S, and Gopal S. Journal of Global Oncology. 2017 April 3, No. 2_Suppliment (April 2017) 27s-28s. DOI: 10.1200/JGO.2017.009407. Read more

A systematic review of primary care models for non-communicable disease interventions in Sub-Saharan Africa


Kane J, Landes M, Carroll C, Nolen A, Sodhi S. BMC
Fam Pract. 2017 Mar 23;18(1):46. doi: 10.1186/s12875-017-0613-5. PubMed PMID: 28330453; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5363051. Read more

The burden of hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and cardiovascular risk factors among adult Malawians in HIV care: consequences for integrated services


Divala OH, Amberbir A, Ismail Z, Beyene T, Garone D, Pfaff C, Singano V, Akello H, Joshua M, Nyirenda MJ, Berman J, Mallewa J, Chinomba GS, Kayange N, Allain TJ, Chan AK, Sodhi SK, van Oosterhout JJ. The burden of hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and cardiovascular risk factors among adult Malawians in HIV care: consequences for integrated services. BMC Public Health 2016; 16:1243.  PMID: 27955664.  doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3916-x. Read more

Characteristics, Management and Outcomes of HIV-infected patients with Kaposi’s sarcoma in Zomba, Malawi.


by Mwinjiwa E, Isaakidis P, Van Den Bergh R, Harries AD, Bezanson K, Thompson C, Joshua M, Akello H, Beyene T, van Lettow M. Public Health Action 2013 (3) 2: 180-185(6). Read more

victoriaPublications Theme: Non-Communicable Diseases