Research


Rajput, Z.A., S. Mbugua, D. Amadi, V. Chepngeno, J.J. Saleem, Y. Anokwa, C. Hartung, G. Borriello, B.W. Mamlin, S.K. Ndege, and M.C. Were, Evaluation of an Android-based mHealth system for population surveillance in developing countries. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA, 2012. 19(4): p. 655-9.

 

Thirumurthy, H., N. Siripong, R.C. Vreeman, C. Popeleches, J.P. Habyarimana, J.E. Sidle, A.M. Siika, and D.R. Bangsberg, Differences between self-reported and electronically monitored adherence among patients receiving antiretroviral therapy in Kenya. AIDS, 2012.

 

Blank, E., N. Tuikong, L. Misoi, J. Kamano, C. Hutchinson, S. Kimaiyo, V. Fustera, M. Were, and R. Vedanthan, Usability of implementing a tablet-based decision support and integrated record- keeping (DESIRE) tool in the nurse management of hypertension in rural Kenya. Studies in health technology and informatics, 2013. 192: p. 1002.

 

Meslin, E.M., E. Were, and D. Ayuku, Taking Stock of the Ethical Foundations of International Health Research: Pragmatic Lessons from the IU-Moi Academic Research Ethics Partnership. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2013.

 

Pastakia, S.D., S.M. Ali, J.H. Kamano, C.O. Akwanalo, S.K. Ndege, V.L. Buckwalter, R. Vedanthan, and G.S. Bloomfield, Screening for diabetes and hypertension in a rural low income setting in western Kenya utilizing home-based and community-based strategies. Globalization and health, 2013. 9: p. 21.

 

Tierney, W.M., W.N. Nyandiko, A.M. Siika, K. Wools-Kaloustian, J.E. Sidle, J. Kiplagat, A. Bell, and T.S. Inui, “These are good problems to have…”: establishing a collaborative research partnership in East Africa. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2013. 28 Suppl 3: p. S625-38.

 

Wachira, J., S. Ndege, J. Koech, R. Vreeman, P. Ayuo, and P. Braitstein, HIV testing uptake and prevalence among adolescents and adults in a large home-based HIV testing program in western Kenya. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes, 2013.

 

Were, M.C., W.M. Nyandiko, K.T.L. Huang, J.E. Slaven, C. Shen, W.M. Tierney, and R.C. Vreeman, Computer-Generated Reminders and Quality of Pediatric HIV Care in a Resource-Limited Setting. Pediatrics, 2013. 131(3): p. e789-e796.

 

Ayuku, D., L. Embleton, J. Koech, L. Atwoli, L. Hu, S. Ayaya, J. Hogan, W. Nyandiko, R. Vreeman, A. Kamanda, and P. Braitstein, The government of Kenya cash transfer for orphaned and vulnerable children: cross-sectional comparison of household and individual characteristics of those with and without. BMC international health and human rights, 2014. 14(1): p. 25.

 

Bloomfield, G., J. Hogan, A. Keter, T. Holland, E. Sang, S. Kimaiyo, and E. Velazquez, Blood pressure level impacts risk of death among HIV seropositive adults in Kenya: a retrospective analysis of electronic health records. BMC infectious diseases, 2014. 14(1): p. 284.

 

Bloomfield, G.S., R. Vedanthan, L. Vasudevan, A. Kithei, M. Were, and E.J. Velazquez, Mobile health for non-communicable diseases in Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review of the literature and strategic framework for research. Globalization and health, 2014. 10: p. 49.

 

Catalani, C., E. Green, P. Owiti, A. Keny, L. Diero, A. Yeung, D. Israelski, and P. Biondich, A clinical decision support system for integrating tuberculosis and HIV care in Kenya: a human-centered design approach. PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource], 2014. 9(8): p. e103205.

 

Meslin, E.M., D. Ayuku, and E. Were, “Because It Was Hard …”: Some Lessons Developing a Joint IRB Between Moi University (Kenya) and Indiana University (USA). The American Journal of Bioethics, 2014. 14(5): p. 17-19.

 

Vedanthan, R., J.H. Kamano, V. Naanyu, A.K. Delong, M.C. Were, E.A. Finkelstein, D. Menya, C.O. Akwanalo, G.S. Bloomfield, C.A. Binanay, E.J. Velazquez, J.W. Hogan, C.R. Horowitz, T.S. Inui, S. Kimaiyo, and V. Fuster, Optimizing linkage and retention to hypertension care in rural Kenya (LARK hypertension study): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials, 2014. 15(1): p. 143.

 

Vreeman, R.C., W.M. Nyandiko, H. Liu, W. Tu, M.L. Scanlon, J.E. Slaven, S.O. Ayaya, and T.S. Inui, Measuring adherence to antiretroviral therapy in children and adolescents in western Kenya. J Int AIDS Soc, 2014. 17: p. 19227.

 

Rachlis, B., D. Ochieng, E. Geng, E. Rotich, V. Ochieng, B. Maritim, S. Ndege, V. Naanyu, J.N. Martin, A. Keter, P. Ayuo, L. Diero, M. Nyambura, and P. Braitstein,Implementation and operational research: evaluating outcomes of patients lost to follow-up in a large comprehensive care treatment program in western Kenya. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr, 2015. 68(4): p. e46-55.

 

Vedanthan, R., E. Blank, N. Tuikong, J. Kamano, L. Misoi, D. Tulienge, C. Hutchinson, D.D. Ascheim, S. Kimaiyo, V. Fuster, and M.C. Were, Usability and feasibility of a tablet-based Decision-Support and Integrated Record-keeping (DESIRE) tool in the nurse management of hypertension in rural western Kenya. Int J Med Inform, 2015. 84(3): p. 207-19.

 

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