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Department of Psychiatry

Department of Psychiatry

 

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  • OE Omolo, MANOHAR DHADPHALE (Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 1987-01)
    Among one hundred randomly selected outpatients at the Meru District Hospital in Kenya, 29 (28 men and 1 woman) were Khat chewers. Six of these were ‘heavy’ and 23 ‘moderate’ users. Twenty out of 29 Khat chewers also used ...
  • OE Omolo, Manohar Dhadphale (Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 1987-03)
    In a rural district hospital in Kenya, the authors screened 100 randomly selected outpatients for khat (miraa) chewing. A surprisingly high number of them admitted chewing khat leaves. The implications of this finding and ...
  • OE Omolo, MANOHAR DHADPHALE (Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 1987-01)
    Among one hundred randomly selected outpatients at the Meru District Hospital in Kenya, 29 (28 men and 1 woman) were Khat chewers. Six of these were ‘heavy’ and 23 ‘moderate’ users. Twenty out of 29 Khat chewers also used ...
  • Enbal Shacham, Michael Reece, Willis Owino Ong'or, Otieno Omollo, Patrick O Monahan, Claris Ojwang (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., 2008-07-01)
    While the characteristics of those who seek psychosocial support following an HIV diagnosis have been well documented in western countries where linkages between HIV-related treatment and psychosocial support programs are ...
  • Patrick O Monahan, Enbal Shacham, Michael Reece, Kurt Kroenke, Willis Owino Ong’Or, Otieno Omollo, Violet Naanyu Yebei, Claris Ojwang (Springer-Verlag, 2009-02-01)
    Background Depression greatly burdens sub-Saharan Africa, especially populations living with HIV/AIDS, for whom few validated depression scales exist. Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9), a brief dual-purpose instrument ...
  • Rebecca K Papas, John E Sidle, Steve Martino, Joyce B Baliddawa, Rogers Songole, Otieno E Omolo, Benson N Gakinya, Michael M Mwaniki, Japheth O Adina, Tobista Nafula, Willis D Owino-Ong’or, Kendall J Bryant, Kathleen M Carroll, Joseph L Goulet, Amy C Justice, Stephen A Maisto (Springer US, 2010-06-01)
    Two-thirds of those with HIV worldwide live in sub-Saharan Africa. Alcohol use is associated with the HIV epidemic through risky sex and suboptimal ARV adherence. In western Kenya, hazardous drinking was reported by HIV ...
  • Enbal Shacham, Michael Reece, Willis Owino Ong'or, Otieno Omollo, Patrick O Monahan, Claris Ojwang (ary Ann Liebert, Inc., 2008)
    While the characteristics of those who seek psychosocial support following an HIV diagnosis have been well documented in western countries where linkages between HIV-related treatment and psychosocial support programs are ...
  • Patrick O. Monahan PhD, Enbal Shacham PhD, Michael Reece PhD, MPH, Kurt Kroenke MD, Willis Owino Ong’or MMEd, MPH, Otieno Omollo MBChB, MMed, Violet Naanyu Yebei MA & Claris Ojwang (Journal of General Internal Medicine, 208)
    Background Depression greatly burdens sub-Saharan Africa, especially populations living with HIV/AIDS, for whom few validated depression scales exist. Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9), a brief dual-purpose instrument ...
  • Enbal Shacham, Michael Reece, Willis Owino Ong'or, Otieno Omollo, Tania B Basta (Sage Publications, 2010)
    Elevated psychological distress during HIV infection has been consistently correlated with negative HIV-related health outcomes in studies conducted in various regions of the world. This study was conducted to compare the ...
  • Rebecca K Papas, John E Sidle, Steve Martino, Joyce B Baliddawa, Rogers Songole, Otieno E Omolo, Benson N Gakinya, Michael M Mwaniki, Japheth O Adina, Tobista Nafula, Willis D Owino-Ong’or, Kendall J Bryant, Kathleen M Carroll, Joseph L Goulet, Amy C Justice, Stephen A Maisto (Springer US, 2010)
    Two-thirds of those with HIV worldwide live in sub-Saharan Africa. Alcohol use is associated with the HIV epidemic through risky sex and suboptimal ARV adherence. In western Kenya, hazardous drinking was reported by HIV ...
  • Rebecca K Papas, John E Sidle, Benson N Gakinya, Joyce B Baliddawa, Steve Martino, Michael M Mwaniki, Rogers Songole, Otieno E Omolo, Allan M Kamanda, David O Ayuku, Claris Ojwang, Willis D Owino‐Ong'or, Magdalena Harrington, Kendall J Bryant, Kathleen M Carroll, Amy C Justice, Joseph W Hogan, Stephen A Maisto (Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2011)
    Aims  Dual epidemics of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and alcohol use disorders, and a dearth of professional resources for behavioral treatment in sub‐Saharan Africa, suggest the need for development of culturally ...
  • Rebecca K Papas, John E Sidle, Benson N Gakinya, Joyce B Baliddawa, Steve Martino, Michael M Mwaniki, Rogers Songole, Otieno E Omolo, Allan M Kamanda, David O Ayuku, Claris Ojwang, Willis D Owino-Ong’or, Magdalena Harrington, Kendall J Bryant, Kathleen M Carroll, Amy C Justice, Joseph W Hogan, Stephen A Maisto (NIH Public Access, 2011)
    Dual epidemics of HIV and alcohol use disorders, and a dearth of professional resources for behavioral treatment in sub-Saharan Africa, suggest the need for development of culturally relevant and feasible interventions. ...

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