School of Public Health's

HIV/AIDS-RELATED PUBLICATIONS

 

This listing of publications produced in 2012 gives an idea of the variety and extent of HIV-related publications being produced in the School of Public Health as a major contributor to HIV-related work at the University.

 

Chapters in books

Amde, W. & Getnet, T., 2012, ‘Youth Sexuality and HIV/AIDS: Issues and Contentions’ in Vulnerabilities, Impacts, and Responses to HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa, eds. Getnet, T. and Kloos, H., Palgrave Macmillan, Hampshire

Amde, W. & Getnet, T., 2012, ‘Care and Support for AIDS Orphans’’ in Vulnerabilities, Impacts, and Responses to HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa, eds. Getnet, T. and Kloos, H., Palgrave Macmillan, Hampshire

Getnet, T., Amde, W. 2012, ‘Access to Treatment, Care, Support, and Prevention Services’, in Vulnerabilities, Impacts, and Responses to HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa, eds. Getnet, T. and Kloos, H., Palgrave Macmillan, Hampshire

Getnet, T., Amde, W. 2012, ‘Contextualizing HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Link with Tradition, Religion, and Culture’, in Vulnerabilities, Impacts, and Responses to HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa, eds. Getnet, T. and Kloos, H., Palgrave Macmillan, Hampshire

Articles in peer-reviewed journals

Cleary, S., Birch, S., Moshabela, M. & Schneider, H. 2012, ‘Unequal access to ART: Exploratory results from rural and urban case studies of ART use’, Sex Transm Infect, vol. 88, no. 2, pp. 141-6.

Cleary, S., Birch, S., Moshabela, M. & Schneider H. 2012‘Unequal access to ART: Exploratory results from rural and urban case studies of ART use’, Sexually Transmitted Infections, 88(2):141-6.

Dewing, S., Mathews, C., Schaay, N., Cloete, A., Louw, J. & Simbayi, L. 2012, ‘‘It's important to take your medication everyday, okay?’ An evaluation of counselling by lay counsellors for ARV Adherence Support in the Western Cape, South Africa’, AIDS and Behavior,vol. 17, no. 1, pp. 203-12. doi: 10.1007/s10461-012-0211-4.

Doherty, T., Sanders, D., Jackson, D., Swanevelder, S., Lombard, C., Zembe, W., Chopra, M., Goga, A., Colvin, M., Fadnes, L., Engebretsen, I., Ekström, E. & Tylleskär, T. 2012, ‘Early cessation of breastfeeding amongst women in South Africa: An area needing urgent attention to improve child health’, BMC Pediatrics, [Online], vol. 12, no. 105. Available from: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2431/12/105.

Goga, A., Doherty, T., Jackson, D., Sanders, D., Colvin, M., Chopra, M. & Kuhn, L. 2012, ‘Infant feeding practices at routine PMTCT sites, South Africa: Results of a prospective observational study amongst HIV exposed and unexposed infants - birth to 9 months’, International Breastfeeding Journal, [Online], vol. 7, no. 4. Available from: http://www.internationalbreastfeedingjournal.com/content/7/1/4.

Hughes, G., Puoane, T., Clark, B., Wondwossen, TL., Johnson, Q. & Folk, W. 2012, ‘Prevalence and predictors of traditional medicine utilization among persons living with AIDS(PLWA) on antiretroviral(ARV) and prophylaxis treatment in both rural and urban areas in South Africa’, Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 470484.

Ijumba, P., Doherty, T., Jackson, D., Tomlinson, M., Sanders, D. & Persson, L. 2012 December 11, ‘Social circumstances that drive early introduction of formula milk: An exploratory qualitative study in a peri-urban South African community’, Maternal and Child Nutrition, 2012 [epub ahead of print] DOI: 10.1111/mcn.12012

Ijumba, P., Doherty, T., Jackson, D., Tomlinson, M., Sanders, D. & Persson, L. 2012, ‘Free formula milk in the prevention of mother-to-child transmission programme: Voices of a peri-urban community in South Africa on policy change’, Health Policy and Planning, 2012, pp. 1-8. Published online 2012 Nov 11. doi:10.1093/heapol/czs114.

Lawn, J. E., M. V. Kinney, R. E. Black, C. Pitt, S. Cousens, K. Kerber, E. Corbett, A. C. Moran, C. S. Morrissey and M. Z. Oestergaard (2012). ‘Newborn survival: a multi-country analysis of a decade of change.’ Health Policy Plan 27 Suppl 3: iii6-28.

Lawn, J. E., M. V. Kinney, R. E. Black, C. Pitt, S. Cousens, K. Kerber, C. E., A. C. Moran, C. M. Morrissey and M. Oestergaard (2012). ‘Newborn survival: a multi-country analysis of a decade of change.’ Health Policy and Planning Supplement 3: 1-23.

Lehmann, U. & Gilson, L. 2012, ‘Actor interfaces and practices of power in a community health worker programme: A South African study of unintended policy outcomes’, Health Policy and Planning, pp. 1-9.

Leon, N., Daviaud, E. & Schneider, H. 2012, ‘Applying a framework for assessing the health system challenges to scaling up mHealth in South Africa’, BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, vol. 12, no. 123.

Mbonye, A. K., M. Sentongo, G. K. Mukasa, R. Byaruhanga, O. Sentumbwe-Mugisa, P. Waiswa, H. Naamala Sengendo, P. Aliganyira, M. Nakakeeto, J. E. Lawn and K. Kerber (2012). ‘Newborn survival in Uganda: a decade of change and future implications.’ Health Policy and Planning 27 Suppl 3: iii104-117.

Meyers, T., Dramowski, A., Schneider, H., Gardiner, N., Kuhn, L. & Moore, D. 2012, ‘Changes in pediatric HIV-related hospital admissions and mortality in Soweto, South Africa, 1996-2011: Light at the end of the tunnel?’, J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr, vol. 60, no. 5, pp. 503-510.

Moran, A. C., K. Kerber, A. Pfitzer, C. M. Morrissey, D. Marsh, D. Oot, D. Sitrin, T. Guenther, N. Gamache, J. E. Lawn and J. Shiffman. 2012. ‘Benchmarks to measure readiness to integrate and scale-up newborn survival interventions.’ Health Policy and Planning 27(Supplement 3): In press.

Moshabela, M., Schneider, H., Silal, S. & Cleary, S. 2012, ‘Factors associated with patterns of plural healthcare utilization among patients taking antiretroviral therapy in rural and urban South Africa: A cross-sectional study’, BMC Health Serv Res, vol. 2, no.12.1, pp. 182.

Nagot N, Kankasa C, Meda N, Hofmeyr J, Nikodem C, Tumwine JK, Karamagi C, Sommerfelt H, Neveu D, Tylleskär T, Van de Perre P; for the PROMISE-PEP group. Lopinavir/Ritonavir versus Lamivudine peri-exposure prophylaxis to prevent HIV-1 transmission by breastfeeding: the PROMISE-PEP trial Protocol ANRS 12174. BMC Infect Dis. 2012 Oct 6;12(1):246

Naik R, Tabana H, Doherty T, Zembe W, Jackson D. Client characteristics and acceptability of a home-based HIV counselling and testing intervention in rural South Africa. BMC Public Health 2012; 12: 824.

Ntumba, A., Scott, V. & Igumbor, E. 2012, ‘Knowledge Attitude Practice study of HIV in female adolescents presenting for contraceptive services in a rural health district in Namibia’, Afr J Prm Health Care Fam Med, [Online], vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 7. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/phcfm.v4i1.342.

Puoane, T., Hughes, G., Uwimana, J., Johnson, Q. & Folk, W. 2012, ‘Why HIV positive patients on antiretroviral treatment and/or cotrimoxazole prophylaxis use traditional medicine: Perceptions of health workers, traditional healers and patients: A study in two provinces of South Africa’, African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 495-502.

Schneider, H., Govender, V., Harris, B., Cleary, S., Moshabela, M. & Birch, S. 2012, ‘Gender differences in experiences of ART services in South Africa: A mixed methods study’, Tropical Medicine and International Health, vol. 17, no. 7, pp. 820-826.

Scott, V., Caldwell, J. & Azevedo, V. 2012, ‘Is there room for improvement? Intervening at facility and district level to improve access and quality of care in a well-performing TB Control Programme: The Cape Town experience’, SAfr Med J, vol. 102, no. 11, pp. 837-840.

Shamu, S., Abrahams, N., Temmerman, M., Shefer, T. & Zarowsky, C. 2012, ‘‘That pregnancy can bring noise into the family’: Exploring intimate partner sexual violence during pregnancy in the context of HIV in Zimbabwe’, PLoS ONE., vol. 7, no. 8. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0043148.

Tabana H, Doherty T, Swanevelder S, Lombard C, Jackson D, Zembe W, Naik R. 2012 Mar 29. ‘Knowledge of HIV status prior to a community HIV counseling and testing intervention in a rural district of South Africa: results of a community based survey. BMC Infect Dis. Vol. 12, no 1, p 73.

Uwimana, J., Jackson, D., Hausler, H. & Zarowsky, C. 2012, ‘Health system barriers to implementation of collaborative TB and HIV activities including prevention of mother-to-child transmission in South Africa’, Trop Med Int Health, vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 658-665. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3156.2012.02956.x.


Uwimana J, Jackson D & Zarowsky C. 2012. Health care providers’ and patients’ perspectives on provision of TB/HIV services, including prevention of mother to child transmission (PMTCT) in a rural district, South Africa’, BMC- Health Research Services, 2012. Accepted.

Uwimana, J., Zarowsky, C., Hausler, H. & Jackson, D. 2012,.’Engagement of non-government organisations and community care workers in collaborative TB/HIV activities including prevention of mother-to-child transmission in South Africa: Opportunities and challenges’, BMC Health Services Research, vol. 12, no. 233. doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-233.

Uwimana, J., Zarowsky, C., Hausler, H. & Jackson, D. 2012 April. ‘Training community care workers to provide comprehensive TB/HIV/PMTCT integrated care in KwaZulu-Natal: Lessons learnt’, Trop Med Int Health, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 488-496. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02951.x. Epub 2012 Feb 1.

Papers and reports

Seager, J. 2012. ‘Review of DFID’s engagement with the South African health sector between 1993 and 2010’, Report prepared for Department for International Development (DFID)South Africa as part of the Impact Assessment on Strengthening South Africa’s Revitalised Response to AIDS and Health (SARRAH).

Wildig, Z. & Seager, J. 2012 June.Annual review of DFID strengthening South Africa's Revitalised Response to AIDS and Health (SARRAH) programme, Commissioned by the Department for International Development (DFID), South Africa.

 


 

A full list of the SoPH publications is available on the SoPH website