Department of Community and Public Health

List of publications, conference papers and patents

  1. Kabwama SN, Matovu JK, Ssenkusu JM, Ssekamatte T, Wanyenze RK. Alcohol use and associated factors among adolescent boys and young men in Kampala, Uganda. Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy. 2021 Jun 9;16(1):49. doi: 10.1186/s13011-021-00385-8.
  2. Matovu JKB, Nambuusi A, Wanyenze RK, Serwadda D. Peer-leaders' experiences and challenges in distributing HIV self-test kits in a rural fishing community, Rakai, Uganda. BMC Public Health. 2021 Apr 12;21(1):708. doi: 10.1186/s12889-021-10804-x.
  3. Musumari PM, Techasrivichien T, Srithanaviboonchai K, Wanyenze RK, Matovu JKB, Poudyal H, Suguimoto SP, Zamani S, Tangmunkongvorakul A, Ono-Kihara M, Kihara M. HIV epidemic in fishing communities in Uganda: A scoping review. PLoS One. 2021 Apr 1;16(4):e0249465. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249465. eCollection 2021. PMID: 33793652
  4. Kagoya EK, Royen KV, Waako P, Royen PV, Iramiot JS, Obakiro SB, Kostyanev T, Anthierens S. Experiences and views of healthcare professionals on the prescription of antibiotics in Eastern Uganda: A qualitative study. J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2021 Mar 2;25:66-71. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2021.02.019. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33667701
  5. Thirlway F, Nyamurungi KN, Matovu JKB, Miti AK, Mdege ND. Tobacco use and cessation in the context of ART adherence: Insights from a qualitative study in HIV clinics in Uganda. SocSci Med. 2021 Mar;273:113759. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2021.113759. Epub 2021 Feb 17. PMID: 33631533
  6. Mukunya D, Tumwine JK, Nankabirwa V, Odongkara B, Tongun JB, Arach AA, Tumuhamye J, Napyo A, Zalwango V, Achora V, Musaba MW, Ndeezi G, Tylleskär. Neonatal hypothermia in Northern Uganda: a community-based cross-sectional study. BMJ Open. 2021 Feb 11;11(2):e041723. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-041723. PMID: 33574146
  7. Musaba MW, Wandabwa JN, Ndeezi G, Weeks AD, Mukunya D, Waako P, Nankabirwa V, Mugabe KT, Semakula D, Tumwine JK, Barageine JK. Effect of pre-operative bicarbonate infusion on maternal and perinatal outcomes among women with obstructed labour in Mbale hospital: A double blind randomized controlled trial.PLoS One. 2021 Feb 9;16(2):e0245989. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0245989. eCollection 2021. PMID: 33561141
  8. Matovu JKB, Kabwama SN, Ssekamatte T, Ssenkusu J, Wanyenze RK. COVID-19 Awareness, Adoption of COVID-19 Preventive Measures, and Effects of COVID-19 Lockdown Among Adolescent Boys and Young Men in Kampala, Uganda. J Community Health. 2021 Jan 22:1-12. doi: 10.1007/s10900-021-00961-w. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33481156
  9. Arach AAO, Tumwine JK, Nakasujja N, Ndeezi G, Kiguli J, Mukunya D, Odongkara B, Achora V, Tongun JB, Musaba MW, Napyo A, Tylleskar T, Nankabirwa V. Perinatal death in Northern Uganda: incidence and risk factors in a community-based prospective cohort study. Glob Health Action. 2021 Jan 1;14(1):1859823.
  10. Obakiro SB, Kiyimba K, Napyo A, Kanyike AM, Mayoka WJ, Nnassozi AG, Aguti B, Akech GM, Waako JP. Appropriateness and affordability of prescriptions to diabetic patients attending a tertiary hospital in Eastern Uganda: A retrospective cross-sectional study. PLoS One. 2021 Jan 5;16(1):e0245036. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0245036. eCollection 2021. PMID: 33400703
  11. Chemutai V, Nteziyaremye J, Wandabwa GJ. Live Experiences of Adolescent Mothers Attending Mbale Regional Referral Hospital: A Phenomenological Study. Obstet Gynecol Int. 2020 Nov 20;2020:8897709. doi: 10.1155/2020/8897709. eCollection 2020. PMID: 33335551
  12. Muyama DL, Musaba MW, Opito R, Soita DJ, Wandabwa JN, Amongin D. Determinants of Postpartum Contraception Use Among Teenage Mothers in Eastern Uganda: A Cross-Sectional Study. Open Access J Contracept. 2020 Dec 11;11:187-195.
  13. Mdege ND, Makumbi FE, Ssenyonga R, Thirlway F, Matovu JKB, Ratschen E, Siddiqi K, NyamurungiNamusisi K. Tobacco Smoking and Associated Factors Among People Living With HIV in Uganda. Nicotine Tob Res. 2021 Jun 8;23(7):1208-1216.
  14. Mukunya D, Odongkara B, Piloya T, Nankabirwa V, Achora V, Batte C, Ditai J, Tylleskar T, Ndeezi G, Kiguli S, Tumwine JK. Prevalence and factors associated with neonatal hypoglycemia in Northern Uganda: a community-based cross-sectional study. Trop Med Health. 2020 Nov 4;48(1):89. doi: 10.1186/s41182-020-00275-y. PMID: 33292804
  15. Wakooko P, Gavamukulya Y, Wandabwa JN. Viral load Suppression and Associated Factors among HIV Patients on Antiretroviral Treatment in Bulambuli District, Eastern Uganda: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Infect Dis (Auckl). 2020 Nov 5;13:1178633720970632
  16. Napyo A, Tumwine JK, Mukunya D, Waako P, Tylleskär T, Ndeezi G. Exclusive breastfeeding among HIV exposed infants from birth to 14 weeks of life in Lira, Northern Uganda: a prospective cohort study. Glob Health Action. 2020 Dec 31;13(1):1833510.
  17. Matovu JKB, Nambuusi A, Nakabirye S, Wanyenze RK, Serwadda D. Formative research to inform the development of a peer-led HIV self-testing intervention to improve HIV testing uptake and linkage to HIV care among adolescents, young people and adult men in Kasensero fishing community, Rakai, Uganda: a qualitative study. BMC Public Health. 2020 Oct 20;20(1):1582.
  18. Arach AAO, Nakasujja N, Nankabirwa V, Ndeezi G, Kiguli J, Mukunya D, Odongkara B, Achora V, Tongun JB, Musaba MW, Napyo A, Zalwango V, Tylleskar T, Tumwine JK. Perinatal death triples the prevalence of postpartum depression among women in Northern Uganda: A community-based cross-sectional study. PLoS One. 2020 Oct 13;15(10):e0240409. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0240409. eCollection 2020.
  19. Waniala I, Nakiseka S, Nambi W, Naminya I, Osuban Ajeni M, Iramiot J, Nekaka R, Nteziyaremye J. Prevalence, Indications, and Community Perceptions of Caesarean Section Delivery in Ngora District, Eastern Uganda: Mixed Method Study. Obstet Gynecol Int. 2020 Jul 20;2020:5036260. doi: 10.1155/2020/5036260. eCollection 2020.

20. Nekaka R, Nteziyaremye J, Oboth P, Iramiot JS, Wandabwa J. Malaria preventive practices and delivery outcomes: A cross-sectional study of parturient women in a tertiary hospital in Eastern Uganda. PLoS One. 2020 Aug 7;15(8):e0237407. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0237407. eCollection 2020.

21. Magowan S, Burgoine K, Ogara C, Ditai J, Gladstone M. Exploring the barriers and facilitators to the acceptability of donor human milk in eastern Uganda - a qualitative study. Int Breastfeed J. 2020 Apr 17;15(1):28. doi: 10.1186/s13006-020-00272-1.

22. Nteziyaremye J, Iramiot SJ, Nekaka R, Musaba MW, Wandabwa J, Kisegerwa E, Kiondo P. Asymptomatic bacteriuria among pregnant women attending antenatal care at Mbale Hospital, Eastern Uganda. PLoS One. 2020 Mar 19;15(3):e0230523. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0230523. eCollection 2020.

23. Nabukenya AM, Nambuusi A, Matovu JKB. Risk factors for HIV infection among married couples in Rakai, Uganda: a cross-sectional study. BMC Infect Dis. 2020 Mar 6;20(1):198. doi: 10.1186/s12879-020-4924-0.

24. Sserwanja Q, Musaba MW, Mukunya D. Prevalence and factors associated with modern contraceptives utilization among female adolescents in Uganda. BMC Womens Health. 2021 Feb 10;21(1):61.

25. Maitland K, Kiguli S, Olupot-Olupot P, Opoka RO, Chimalizeni Y, Alaroker F, Uyoga S, Kyeyune-Byabazaire D, M'baya B, Bates I, Williams TN, Munube D, Mbanya D, Molyneux EM, South A, Walker AS, Gibb DM, George EC; TRACT Stakeholders meeting group. Transfusion management of severe anaemia in African children: a consensus algorithm. Br J Haematol. 2021 May 6. doi: 10.1111/bjh.17429. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33955552

26. Maitland K, Kiguli S, Olupot-Olupot P, Hamaluba M, Thomas K, Alaroker F, Opoka RO, Tagoola A, Bandika V, Mpoya A, Mnjella H, Nabawanuka E, Okiror W, Nakuya M, Aromut D, Engoru C, Oguda E, Williams TN, Fraser JF, Harrison DA, Rowan K; COAST trial group. Randomized controlled trial of oxygen therapy and high-flow nasal therapy in African children with pneumonia. Intensive Care Med. 2021 May 5. doi: 10.1007/s00134-021-06385-3. Online ahead of print.PMID: 33954839

27. Paulson JN, Williams BL, Hehnly C, Mishra N, Sinnar SA, Zhang L, Ssentongo P, Mbabazi-Kabachelor E, Wijetunge DSS, von Bredow B, Mulondo R, Kiwanuka J, Bajunirwe F, Bazira J, Bebell LM, Burgoine K, Couto-Rodriguez M, Ericson JE, Erickson T, Ferrari M, Gladstone M, Guo C, Haran M, Hornig M, Isaacs AM, Kaaya BN, Kangere SM, Kulkarni AV, Kumbakumba E, Li X, Limbrick DD Jr, Magombe J, Morton SU, Mugamba J, Ng J, Olupot-Olupot P, Onen J, Peterson MR, Roy F, Sheldon K, Townsend R, Weeks AD, Whalen AJ, Quackenbush J, Ssenyonga P, Galperin MY, Almeida M, Atkins H, Warf BC, Lipkin WI, Broach JR, Schiff SJ. Paenibacillus infection with frequent viral coinfection contributes to postinfectious hydrocephalus in Ugandan infants. Sci Transl Med. 2020 Sep 30;12(563):eaba0565. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aba0565.PMID: 32998967

28. Maitland K, Olupot-Olupot P, Walker AS. Transfusion Timing and Volume in African Children with Severe Anemia. Reply. N Engl J Med. 2019 Oct 24;381(17):1687-1688. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc1911668.PMID: 31644854

29. Maitland K, Olupot-Olupot P, Kiguli S, Chagaluka G, Alaroker F, Opoka RO, Mpoya A, Walsh K, Engoru C, Nteziyaremye J, Mallewa M, Kennedy N, Nakuya M, Namayanja C, Kayaga J, Nabawanuka E, Sennyondo T, Aromut D, Kumwenda F, Musika CW, Thomason MJ, Bates I, von Hensbroek MB, Evans JA, Uyoga S, Williams TN, Frost G, George EC, Gibb DM, Walker AS; TRACT trial group. Co-trimoxazole or multivitamin multimineral supplement for post-discharge outcomes after severe anaemia in African children: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet Glob Health. 2019 Oct; 7(10):e1435-e1447. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(19)303456. PMID:31537373

30. Okello F, Egiru E, Ikiror J, Acom L, Loe K, Olupot-Olupot P, Burgoine K. Reducing preterm mortality in Eastern Uganda: the impact of introducing low-cost bubble CPAP on neonates <1500g. BMC Pediatr. 2019 Sep 4;19(1):311. doi: 10.1186/s12887-019-1698-x.PMID:31484567

31. Burgoine K, Egiru E, Ikiror J, Acom L, Akol S, Olupot-Olupot P. Neonatal tetanus in eastern Uganda: improved outcome following the implementation of a neonatal tetanus protocol. Trop Doct. 2019 Aug 31:49475519872860. Doi: 10.1177/0049475519872860. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31474192

32. Miller KK, Brown SJ, Pfeffer B, Olupot-Olupot P, Kitaka S. Educational Curricula and Programs in Adolescent Medicine for Health Workers in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Scoping Review. J Grad Med Educ. 2019 Aug;11(4 Suppl):64-72. Doi: 10.4300/JGME-D-19-00052. Review. PMID: 31428260

33. Maitland K, Olupot-Olupot P, Kiguli S, Chagaluka G, Alaroker F, Opoka RO, Mpoya A, Engoru C, Nteziyaremye J, Mallewa M, Kennedy N, Nakuya M, Namayanja C, Kayaga J, Uyoga S, Kyeyune Byabazaire D, M'baya B, Wabwire B, Frost G, Bates I, Evans JA, Williams TN, Saramago Goncalves P, George EC, Gibb DM, Walker AS; TRACT Group. Transfusion Volume for Children with Severe Anemia in Africa. N Engl J Med. 2019 Aug 1; 381(5):420-431. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1900100.PMID:31365800

34. Maitland K, Kiguli S, Olupot-Olupot P, Engoru C, Mallewa M, Saramago Goncalves P, Opoka RO, Mpoya A, Alaroker F, Nteziyaremye J, Chagaluka G, Kennedy N, Nabawanuka E, Nakuya M, Namayanja C, Uyoga S, Kyeyune Byabazaire D, M'baya B, Wabwire B, Frost G, Bates I, Evans JA, Williams TN, George EC, Gibb DM, Walker AS; TRACT Group. Immediate Transfusion in African Children with Uncomplicated Severe Anemia. N Engl J Med. 2019 Aug 1; 381(5):407-419. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1900105.PMID:31365799

35. Houston KA, Gibb J, Olupot-Olupot P, Obonyo N, Mpoya A, Nakuya M, Muhindo R, Uyoga S, Evans JA, Connon R, Gibb DM, George EC, Maitland K. Gastroenteritis aggressive versus slow treatment for rehydration (GASTRO): a phase II rehydration trial for severe dehydration: WHO plan C versus slow rehydration? BMC Med. 2019 Jul 1; 17(1):122. Doi: 10.1186/s12916-019-1356-z.PMID:31256761

36. Nsubuga S, Meadway J, Olupot-Olupot P. A study using knowledge, attitude and practices on the prevention of HIV-1 vertical transmission with outcomes in early infant HIV-1 diagnosis in Eastern Uganda. J Virus Erad. 2019 Apr 1; 5(2):102-108.PMID:31191913

37. Dauncey JW, Olupot-Olupot P, Maitland K. Healthcare-provider perceptions of barriers to oxygen therapy for paediatric patients in three government-funded eastern Ugandan hospitals; a qualitative study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2019 May 24; 19(1):335. Doi: 10.1186/s12913-019-4129-7. PMID:31126269

38. Ditai J, Abeso J, Odeke NM, Mobbs N, Dusabe-Richards J, Mudoola M, Carrol ED, Olupot-Olupot P, Storr J, Medina-Lara A, Gladstone M, Faragher EB, Weeks AD. Baby Gel pilot: a pilot cluster randomized trial of the provision of alcohol hand gel to postpartum mothers to prevent neonatal and young infant infection-related morbidity in the community. Pilot Feasibility Study. 2019 Mar 26; 5:49. doi: 10.1186/s40814-019-0432-7. eCollection 2019. PMID:30962946

39. Olupot-Olupot P, Prevatt N, Engoru C, Nteziyaremye J, Amorut D, Chebet M, Senyondo T, Ongodia P, Ndila CM, Williams TN, Maitland K. Evaluation of the diagnostic accuracy and cost of different methods for the assessment of severe anaemia in hospitalised children in Eastern Uganda. Wellcome Open Res. 2019 Mar 18 [revised 2019 Jan 1];3:130. doi: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.14801.2. eCollection 2018.PMID:30854471

40. Mobbs NA, Ditai J, Abeso J, Faragher EB, Carrol ED, Gladstone M, Medina-Lara A, Olupot-Olupot P, Weeks AD. In search of a primary outcome for community-based newborn infection trials in Eastern Uganda: a nested cohort study within the BabyGel pilot trial. Pilot Feasibility Study. 2019 Mar 13;5:43. doi: 10.1186/s40814-019-0428-3. eCollection 2019.PMID:30911406

41. Uyoga S, Mpoya A, Olupot-Olupot P, Kiguli S, Opoka RO, Engoru C, Mallewa M, Kennedy N, M'baya B, Kyeyune D, Wabwire B, Bates I, Gibb DM, Walker AS, George EC, Williams TN, Maitland K. Hematological quality and age of donor blood issued for paediatric transfusion to four hospitals in sub-Saharan Africa. Vox Sang. 2019 May; 114(4):340-348. doi: 10.1111/vox.12764. Epub 2019 Mar 5.PMID: 30838664

42. Ditai J, Kanyago J, Nambozo MR, Odeke NM, Abeso J, Dusabe-Richards J, Olupot-Olupot P, Carrol ED, Medina-Lara A, Gladstone M, Storr J, Faragher B, Weeks AD. Optimizing informed consent for participants in a randomized controlled trial in rural Uganda: a comparative prospective cohort mixed-methods study. Trials. 2018 Dec 22; 19(1):699. doi: 10.1186/s13063-018-3030-8. PMID: 30577809

43. Tshilolo L, Tomlinson G, Williams TN, Santos B, Olupot-Olupot P, Lane A, Aygun B, Stuber SE, Latham TS, McGann PT, Ware RE; REACH Investigators. Hydroxyurea for Children with Sickle Cell Anemia in Sub-Saharan Africa. N Engl J Med. 2019 Jan 10;380(2):121-131. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1813598. Epub 2018 Dec 1. PMID: 30501550

44. Ditai J, Mudoola M, Gladstone M, Abeso J, Dusabe-Richards J, Adengo M, Olupot-Olupot P, Carrol ED, Storr J, Medina-Lara A, Faragher B, Weeks AD. Preventing neonatal sepsis in rural Uganda: a cross-over study comparing the tolerance and acceptability of three alcohol-based hand rub formulations. BMC Public Health. 2018 Nov 20;18(1):1279. doi: 10.1186/s12889-018-6201-3 PMID: 30458740

45. George M, Iramiot JS, Muhindo R, Olupot-Olupot P, Nanteza A. Bacterial Aetiology and Antibiotic Susceptibility Profile of Post-Operative Sepsis among Surgical Patients in a Tertiary Hospital in Rural Eastern Uganda. Microbiol Res J Int. 2018;24(2). pii: MRJL.41690. doi: 10.9734/MRJI/2018/41690. Epub 2018 Jun 20. PMID: 30370374

46. Walsh K, Calder N, Olupot-Olupot P, Ssenyondo T, Okiror W, Okalebo CB, Muhindo R, Mpoya A, Holmes E, Marchesi J, Delamare de la Villenaise de Chenevarin G, Frost G, Maitland K.Modifying Intestinal Integrity and Micro Biome in Severe Malnutrition with Legume-Based Feeds (MIMBLE 2.0): protocol for a phase II refined feed and intervention trial. Wellcome Open Res. 2018 Aug 2; 3:95. doi: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.14706.1. eCollection 2018. PMID: 3034538

47. Inyimai SP, Ocan M, Wabwire B, Olupot-Olupot P. Asymptomatic Plasmodium Parasites among Adults in Eastern Uganda: A Case of Donor Blood Screening at Mbale Regional Blood Bank. J Trop Med. 2018 Jul 9;2018:6359079. doi: 10.1155/2018/6359079. eCollection 2018. PMID: 30112007

48. Olupot-Olupot P, Eregu EIE, Naizuli K, Ikiror J, Acom L, Burgoine K. Neonatal and congenital malaria: a case series in malaria endemic eastern Uganda. Malar J. 2018 Apr 20;17(1):171. doi: 10.1186/s12936-018-2327-0. PMID:29678190

49. Burgoine K, Ikiror J, Akol S, Kakai M, Talyewoya S, Sande A, Otim T, Okello F, Hewitt-Smith A, Olupot-Olupot P. Staged implementation of a two-tiered hospital-based neonatal care package in a resource-limited setting in Eastern Uganda. BMJ Glob Health. 2018 Feb 19; 3(1): e000586. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2017-000586. eCollection 2018.

50. Aramburo A, Todd J, George EC, Kiguli S, Olupot-Olupot P, Opoka RO Engoru C, Akech SO, Nyeko R, Mtove G, Gibb DM, Babiker AG, Maitland K. Lactate clearance as a prognostic marker of mortality in severely ill febrile children in East Africa. BMC Med. 2018 Mar 9;16(1):37. doi: 10.1186/s12916-018-1014-x.

51. Kiyaga C, Urick B, Fong Y, Okiira C, Nabukeera - Barungi N, Nansera D, Ochola E, Nteziyaremye J, Bigira V, Ssewanyana I, Peter Olupo- Olupot , Peter T, Ghadrshenas A, Vojnov L. Where have all the children gone? High HIV prevalence in infants attending Nutrition and inpatient entry points. J Int AIDS Soc. 2018 Feb; 21(2). doi: 10.1002/jia2.25089.

52. Burgoine K, Ikiror J, Naizuli K, Achom L, Akol S, Olupot-Olupot P. Reagent Strips as an Aid to Diagnosis of Neonatal Meningitis in a Resource-limited setting. J Trop Pediatr. 2018 Jan 29. doi: 10.1093/tropej/fmy003. [Epub ahead of print].

53. Maitland K, Kiguli S, Opoka RO, Olupot-Olupot P, Engoru C, Njuguna, P Bandika V, Mpoya A, Bush A, Williams TN, Grieve R, Sadique Z, Harrison D, Rowan K Children's Oxygen Administration Strategies Trial (COAST): A randomized controlled trial of high flow versus oxygen versus control in African children with severe pneumonia. Wellcome Open Res. 2017 Oct 11;2:100. doi: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.12747.1. eCollection 2017.

54. McGann PT, Williams TN, Olupot-Olupot P, Tomlinson GA, Lane A, Luís Reis da Fonseca J, Kitenge R, Mochamah G, Wabwire H, Stuber S, Howard TA, McElhinney K, Aygun B, Latham T, Santos B, Tshilolo L, Ware RE; REACH Investigators. Realizing effectiveness across continents with hydroxyurea: Enrollment and baseline characteristics of the multicenter REACH study in Sub-Saharan Africa. Am J Hematol. 2018 Aug; 93(4):537-545. doi: 10.1002/ajh.25034. Epub 2018 Jan 27.

55. Kotlyar S, Olupot-Olupot P, Nteziyaremye J, Akech SO, Uyoga S, Muhindo R, Moore CL, Maitland K. Assessment of Myocardial Function and Injury by Echocardiography and Cardiac Biomarkers in African Children with Severe Plasmodium falciparum Malaria. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2018 Mar; 19(3):179-185. doi: 10.1097/PCC.0000000000001411.

56. Urick B, Fong Y, Okiira C, Nabukeera-Barungi N, Nansera D, Ochola E, Nteziyaremye J, Bigira V, Ssewanyana I, Olupot-Olupot P, Peter T, Ghadrshenas A, Vojnov L, Kiyaga C. Rapid Serological Tests Ineffectively Screen for HIV Exposure in HIV-Positive Infants. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2018 Mar 1; 77(3):331-336. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001609.

57. Nardo-Marino A, Williams TN, Olupot-Olupot P. The frequency and severity of epistaxis in children with sickle cell anaemia in eastern Uganda: a case-control study. BMC Hematol. 2017 Sep 7; 17:14. doi: 10.1186/s12878-017-0085-9. eCollection 2017.PMID: 28912951.

58. Houston KA, Gibb JG, Mpoya A, Obonyo N, Olupot-Olupot P, Nakuya M, Evans JA, George EC, Gibb DM, Maitland K.Gastroenteritis Aggressive Versus Slow Treatment for Rehydration (GASTRO). A pilot rehydration study for severe dehydration: WHO plan C versus slower rehydration. Wellcome Open Res. 2017 Aug 10;2:62. doi: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.12261.1. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28905004.

59. Legason ID, Atiku A, Ssenyonga R, Olupot-Olupot P, Barugahare JB.Prevalence of Anaemia and Associated Risk Factors among Children in North-western Uganda: A Cross Sectional Study. BMC Hematol. 2017 Jul 3;17:10. doi: 10.1186/s12878-017-0081-0 eCollection 2017. PMID: 28680644.

60. Obonyo N, Brent B, Olupot-Olupot P, Boele van Hensbroek M, Kuipers I, Wong S, Shiino K, Chan J, Fraser J, van Woensel JBM, Maitland K.Myocardial and haemodynamic responses to two fluid regimens in African children with severe malnutrition and hypovolaemic shock (AFRIM study) Crit Care. 2017 May 3;21(1):103. doi:10.1186/s13054-017-1679-0. PMID: 28468633.

61. Olupot-Olupot P, Engoru C, Uyoga S, Muhindo R, Macharia A, Kiguli S, Opoka RO, Akech S, Ndila C, Nyeko R, Mtove G, Nteziyaremye J, Chebet M, George EC, Babiker AG, Gibb DM, Williams TN, Maitland K. High Frequency of Blackwater Fever Among Children Presenting to Hospital With Severe Febrile Illnesses in Eastern Uganda. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Apr 1;64(7):939-946. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix003. PMID:28362936.

62. Peter Olupot-Olupot. Ebola virus disease: a commentary on clinical presentation and outcomes in children. Journal of Public Health and Emergency. 09 January 2017. doi: 10.21037/jphe.2016.12.20

63. Kesely KR, Pantaleo A, Turrini FM, Olupot-Olupot P, Low PS. Inhibition of an Erythrocyte Tyrosine Kinase with Imatinib Prevents Plasmodium falciparum Egress and Terminates Parasitemia. PLoS One. 2016 Oct 21;11(10):e0164895. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0164895. PMID: 27768734

64. Nightingale H, Walsh KJ, Olupot-Olupot P, Engoru C, Ssenyondo T, Nteziyaremye Amorut D, Nakuya M, Arimi M, Frost G, Maitland K. Validation of triple pass 24-hour dietary recall in Ugandan children by simultaneous weighed food assessment. BMC, Nutr. 2016 Aug 24;2. pii: 56. PMID: 27795836.

65. Church JA, Nyamako L, Olupot-Olupot P, Maitland K, Urban BC. Increased adhesion of Plasmodium falciparum infected erythrocytes to ICAM-1 in children with acute intestinal injury.Malar J. 2016 Feb 1;15:54. doi: 10.1186/s12936-016-1110-3.

66. Mpoya A, Kiguli S, Olupot-Olupot P, Opoka, RO, Engoru C, Mallewa M, Chimalizeni Y, Kennedy N, Kyeyune D, Wabwire B, M'baya B, Bates I, Urban B, von Hensbroek MB, Heyderman R, Thomason MJ, Uyoga S, Williams TN, Gibb DM, George EC, Walker AS, Maitland K. Transfusion and Treatment of severe anaemia in African children (TRACT): a study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials. 2015 Dec 29;16:593. doi: 10.1186/s13063-015-1112-4.

67. McGann PT, Tshilolo L, Santos B, Tomlinson GA, Stuber S, Latham T, Aygun B, Obaro SK, Olupot-Olupot P, Williams TN, Odame I, Ware RE; REACH Investigators. Hydroxyurea therapy for children with sickle cell anemia in sub-Saharan Africa: Rationale and design of the REACH trial. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2015 Aug 14. doi: 10.1002/pbc.25705.

68. George EC, Walker AS, Kiguli S, Olupot-Olupot P, Opoka RO, Engoru C, Akech SO, Nyeko R, Mtove G, Reyburn H, Berkley JA, Mpoya A, Levin M, Crawley J, Gibb DM, Maitland K, Babiker AG. Predicting mortality in sick African children: the FEAST Paediatric Emergency Triage (PET) Score. BMC Med. 2015 Jul 31;13(1):174. doi: 10.1186/s12916-015-0407-3

69. Olupot-Olupot P. Ebola in children: Epidemiology, clinical features, diagnosis and outcomes. Pediatr Infect Dis J. March 2015. 34(3): 314-6.

70. Kiguli S, Maitland K, George EC, Olupot-Olupot P, Opoka RO, Engoru C, Akech SO, Nyeko R, Mtove G, Reyburn H, Levin M, Babiker AG, Gibb DM, Crawley J. Anaemia and blood transfusion in African children presenting to hospital with severe febrile illness. BMC Med. 2015 Feb 2; 13(1):21

71. Peter Olupot-Olupot, Charles Engoru, Jennifer Thompson, Julius Nteziyaremye, Martin Chebet, Tonny Ssenyondo, Cornelius M Dambisya, Vicent Okuuny, Ronald Wokulira, Denis Amorut, Paul Ongodia, Ayub Mpoya, Thomas N Williams, Sophie Uyoga, Alex Macharia, Diana M Gibb, A Sarah Walker and Kathryn Maitland. Phase II trial of standard versus increased transfusion volume in Ugandan children with acute severe anemia. BMC Medicine. 2014, 12:67.

72. Kotlyar S, Nteziyaremye J, Olupot-Olupot P, Akech SO, Moore CL, Maitland K. Spleen volume and clinical disease manifestations of severe plasmodium falciparum malaria in African children. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2014 May; 108(5): 283-9.

73. Kiguli S, Akech SO, Mtove G, Opoka RO, Engoru C, Olupot-Olupot P, Nyeko R, Evans J, Crawley J, Prevatt N, Reyburn H, Levin M, George EC, South A, Babiker AG, Gibb DM, Maitland K. Authors’ reply to Southhall. BMJ. 2014 Feb 19; 348

74. Kiguli S, Akech SO, Mtove G, Opoka RO, Engoru C, Olupot-Olupot P, Nyeko R, Evans J, Crawley J, Prevatt N, Reyburn H, Levin M, George EC,South A, Babiker AG, Gibb DM, Maitland K. WHO guidelines on fluid resuscitation in children: missing the FEAST data.BMJ. 2014; 348.

75. Peter Olupot-Olupot, Kathryn Maitland. Management of severe malaria: results from the recent trials. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, Vol: 764.

76. Peter Olupot-Olupot, Britta C Urban, Julie Jemutai, Julius Nteziyaremye, Harry M Fanjo, Henry Karanja, Japhet Karisa, Paul Ongodia, Patrick Bwonyo, Evelyn N Gitau, Alison Talbert, Samuel Akech and Kathryn Maitland. Endotoxaemia is common in children with Plasmodium falciparum malaria. BMC Infect Dis. 2013 Mar 5; 13:117.

77. Kathryn Maitland, Elizabeth C George, Jennifer A Evans, Sarah Kiguli, Peter Olupot-Olupot, Samuel O Akech, Robert O Opoka, Charles Engoru, Richard Nyeko, George Mtove, Hugh Reyburn, Bernadette Brent, Julius Nteziyaremye, Ayub Mpoya, Natalie Prevatt, Cornelius M Dambisya, Daniel Semakula, Ahmed Ddungu, Vicent Okuuny, Ronald Wokulira, Molline Timbwa, Benedict Otii, Michael Levin, Jane Crawley, Abdel G Babiker, Diana M Gibb and for the FEAST trial group. Exploring mechanisms of excess mortality with early fluid resuscitation: insights from the FEAST trial. BMC Medicine. 2013 Mar 14; 11:68.

78. Sassy Molyneux, Maureen Njue1, Mwanamvua Boga, Lilian Akello, Peter Olupot-Olupot, Charles Engoru, Sarah Kiguli, Kathryn Maitland. The Words Will Pass with the Blowing Wind’: Staff and Parent Views of the Deferred Consent Process, with Prior Assent, Used in an Emergency Fluids Trial in Two African Hospitals PLoS ONE, Volume 8, Issue 2, e54894. February 2013.

79. Kathryn Maitland, M.B., B.S., Ph.D., Sarah Kiguli, M.B., Ch.B., M.Med., Robert O. Opoka, M.B., Ch.B., M.Med., Charles Engoru, M.B., Ch.B., M.Med., Peter Olupot-Olupot, M.B., Ch.B., Samuel O. Akech, M.B., Ch.B., Richard Nyeko, M.B., Ch.B., M.Med., George Mtove, M.D., Hugh Reyburn, M.B., B.S., Trudie Lang, Ph.D., Bernadette Brent, M.B., B.S., Jennifer A. Evans, M.B., B.S., James K. Tibenderana, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D., Jane Crawley, M.B., B.S., M.D., Elizabeth C. Russell, M.Sc., Michael Levin, F.Med.Sci., Ph.D., Abdel G. Babiker, Ph.D., and Diana M. Gibb, M.B., Ch.B., M.D. for the FEAST Trial Group. Mortality after Fluid Bolus in African Children with Severe Infection. N Engl J Med. 2011; 364:2483-2495 June 30, 2011.

80. Ntanda H, Olupot-Olupot P, Mugyenyi P, Kityo C, Lowes R, Cooper C, Lima V, Mills E. Orphanhood predicts delayed access to care in Ugandan children. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2009 Feb, 28:153-5.

81. Zavalaa DE, Bokongo S, John IA, Senoga IM, Mtonga RE, Mohammed AZ, Anjango WO, Olupot-Olupot P.Implementing a hospital based injury surveillance system in Africa: lessons learned. Med ConflSurviv. 2008 Oct-Dec, 24:260-72.

82. Kiboneka A, Wangisi J, Nabiryo C, Tembe J, Kusemererwa S, Olupot-Olupot P, Joffres M, Anema A, Cooper CL, Montaner JS, Mills EJ. Clinical and immunological outcomes of a national paediatric cohort receiving combination antiretroviral therapy in Uganda.AIDS 2008 Nov 30, 22:2493-9

83. Cooper CL, Mills E, Wabwire BO, Ford N, Olupot-Olupot P. Chronic viral hepatitis may diminish the gains of HIV antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan Africa. Int J Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 10.

84. Olupot-Olupot P, Katawera A, Cooper C, Small W, Anema A, Mills E. Adherence to antiretroviral therapy among a conflict-affected population in Northeastern Uganda: a qualitative study. AIDS. 2008 Sep 12, 22:1882-4.

85. Kiboneka A, Nyatia RJ, Nabiryo C, Olupot-Olupot P, Anema A, Cooper C, Mills E. Pediatric HIV therapy in armed conflict. AIDS 2008 May 31, 22:1097-8.

86. Obbo JSO, Olupot – Olupot Peter, Balyejjusa J &Meadway J: In eastern Uganda, training in Post Exposure Prophylaxis, (PEP) after occupational exposure to HIV produced better practice throughout the region. HIV Med. (2008) 9 (s1) 10 – 50 P5.

87. Zavala DE, okongo S, John IA, Mpanga SI, Mtonga RE, Aminu ZM, Odhiambo W, OlupotOlupot P. A multinational injury surveillance system pilot project in Africa. J Public Health Policy 2007 Dec, 28:432-41.

88. Murphy EM, Greene ME, Mihailovic A, Olupot-Olupot P. Was the "ABC" approach (abstinence, being faithful, using condoms) responsible for Uganda's decline in HIV? PLoS Med. 2006 Sep, 3:e379.

89. Pinto AD, Olupot-Olupot P, Neufeld VR Health implications of small arms and light weapons in eastern Uganda. Med ConflSurviv 2006 Jul-Sep, 22:207-219.