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  1. Content type: Research article

    Engagement with community adolescent treatment supporters (CATS) improves adherence, psychosocial well-being, linkage and retention in care among adolescents living with HIV. However, there is an urgent need f...

    Authors: Nicola Willis, Amos Milanzi, Mather Mawodzeke, Chengetai Dziwa, Alice Armstrong, Innocent Yekeye, Phangisile Mtshali and Victoria James

    Citation: BMC Public Health 2019 19:117

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    Breast and cervical cancers constitute the most common cancers among women in sub-Saharan Africa. In Zimbabwe, cervical cancer accounts for more than a third of all cancers among women of African descent. Canc...

    Authors: Lovemore Makurirofa, Priscilla Mangwiro, Victoria James, Amos Milanzi, Junior Mavu, Michael Nyamuranga and Sydney Kamtauni

    Citation: BMC Public Health 2019 19:109

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  3. Content type: Research article

    Breast cancer and cervical cancer are the two leading cancers among women in Ethiopia. This study investigated knowledge and attitudes related to these two types of cancer among women in 4 zones of Ethiopia. T...

    Authors: Bekele Chaka, Abdul-Rauf Sayed, Bridgette Goeieman and Sarah Rayne

    Citation: BMC Public Health 2018 18:1072

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Cervical cancer is the most common cancer among women in Kenya. However, only 3% of women are routinely screened. This study aimed to assess women’s knowledge and attitudes towards cervical cancer and cervical...

    Authors: Murithi Gatumo, Susan Gacheri, Abdul-Rauf Sayed and Andrew Scheibe

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:745

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  5. Content type: Research note

    Access to improved sanitation facilities is critical to the health and well-being of individuals and communities. However, globally, over 2.5 billion people live without access to safe sanitation facilities an...

    Authors: David Etsey Akpakli, Alfred Kwesi Manyeh, Jonas Kofi Akpakli, Vida Kukula and Margaret Gyapong

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:473

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  6. Content type: Research note

    The aim of this study was to determine nasal carriage, risk factors and antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus among health care-workers of Adigrat and Wukro hospitals...

    Authors: Haftom Legese, Atsebaha Gebrekidan Kahsay, Amlisha Kahsay, Tadele Araya, Gebre Adhanom, Saravanan Muthupandian and Araya Gebreyesus

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:250

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  7. Content type: Research note

    Although cervical cancer is a preventable disease, it remains a leading cause of death among women in developing countries. In this unmatched case control design, 55 cases and 109 controls were included. The m...

    Authors: Roza Teshome Kassa

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:145

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  8. Content type: Research note

    A rising frequency of colorectal carcinoma has been noted in recent years in Pakistan. In the present study, we aimed to evaluate clinicopathologic features of colorectal carcinoma in our population so that pr...

    Authors: Atif Ali Hashmi, Shumaila Kanwal Hashmi, Navaira Ali, Komal Thara, Rabia Ali, Muhammad Muzzammil Edhi, Naveen Faridi and Amir Khan

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:52

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  9. Content type: Research note

    Though iron deficiency is known to be a major risk factor of anaemia, the association of G6PD deficiency and malaria with anaemia still remains unclear. Hence, a cross-sectional study involving 95 pregnant wom...

    Authors: Godwill Azeh Engwa, Marcellus Unaegbu, Marian N. Unachukwu, Mary-Gloria C. Njoku, Kingsley N. Agbafor, Wilfred Fon Mbacham and Anthony Okoh

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2017 10:721

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  10. Content type: Research note

    Focused antenatal care became the recommended type of antenatal care following the publication of a World Health Organization trial on antenatal care where it was discovered that the traditional antenatal care...

    Authors: Gebreamlak Gidey, Birhane Hailu, Kidane Nigus, Tesfay Hailu, Woldegebriel G/her and Hadgu Gerensea

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2017 10:608

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