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1.

Medication administration errors and contributing factors among nurses: a cross sectional study in tertiary hospitals, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Wondmieneh A, Alemu W, Tadele N, Demis A.

BMC Nurs. 2020 Jan 13;19:4. doi: 10.1186/s12912-020-0397-0. eCollection 2020.

2.

Current prevalence pattern of tobacco smoking in Nigeria: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Adeloye D, Auta A, Fawibe A, Gadanya M, Ezeigwe N, Mpazanje RG, Dewan MT, Omoyele C, Alemu W, Harhay MO, Adewole IF.

BMC Public Health. 2019 Dec 21;19(1):1719. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-8010-8.

3.

Prevalence of hypercholesterolemia in Nigeria: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Adeloye D, Abaa DQ, Owolabi EO, Ale BM, Mpazanje RG, Dewan MT, Omoyele C, Ezeigwe N, Alemu W, Harhay MO, Auta A, Adewole IF.

Public Health. 2019 Nov 4;178:167-178. doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2019.09.002. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

PMID:
31698139
4.

Risky sexual behaviors of schizophrenic patients: a single center study in Ethiopia, 2018.

Negash B, Asmamewu B, Alemu WG.

BMC Res Notes. 2019 Sep 27;12(1):635. doi: 10.1186/s13104-019-4673-6.

5.

Descriptive epidemiology of cholera outbreak in Nigeria, January-November, 2018: implications for the global roadmap strategy.

Elimian KO, Musah A, Mezue S, Oyebanji O, Yennan S, Jinadu A, Williams N, Ogunleye A, Fall IS, Yao M, Eteng WE, Abok P, Popoola M, Chukwuji M, Omar LH, Ekeng E, Balde T, Mamadu I, Adeyemo A, Namara G, Okudo I, Alemu W, Peter C, Ihekweazu C.

BMC Public Health. 2019 Sep 13;19(1):1264. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-7559-6.

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Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response (IDSR) strategy: current status, challenges and perspectives for the future in Africa.

Fall IS, Rajatonirina S, Yahaya AA, Zabulon Y, Nsubuga P, Nanyunja M, Wamala J, Njuguna C, Lukoya CO, Alemu W, Kasolo FC, Talisuna AO.

BMJ Glob Health. 2019 Jul 3;4(4):e001427. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001427. eCollection 2019. Review.

8.

Epidemiology of harmful use of alcohol in Nigeria: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Adeloye D, Olawole-Isaac A, Auta A, Dewan MT, Omoyele C, Ezeigwe N, Jacobs W, Mpazanje RG, Harhay MO, Alemu W, Adewole IF.

Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2019;45(5):438-450. doi: 10.1080/00952990.2019.1628244. Epub 2019 Jun 27.

PMID:
31246100
9.

Estimating morbidity due to stroke in Nigeria: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Adeloye D, Ezejimofor M, Auta A, Mpazanje RG, Ezeigwe N, Ngige EN, Harhay MO, Alemu W, Adewole IF.

J Neurol Sci. 2019 Jul 15;402:136-144. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2019.05.020. Epub 2019 May 23.

PMID:
31151064
10.

Epidemiologic and Clinical Features of Lassa Fever Outbreak in Nigeria, January 1-May 6, 2018.

Ilori EA, Furuse Y, Ipadeola OB, Dan-Nwafor CC, Abubakar A, Womi-Eteng OE, Ogbaini-Emovon E, Okogbenin S, Unigwe U, Ogah E, Ayodeji O, Abejegah C, Liasu AA, Musa EO, Woldetsadik SF, Lasuba CLP, Alemu W, Ihekweazu C; Nigeria Lassa Fever National Response Team.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2019 Jun;25(6):1066-1074. doi: 10.3201/eid2506.181035.

11.

Bipolar spectrum disorders and associated factors among adults attending an antiretroviral therapy clinic in Gedeo zone health centers, southern Ethiopia.

Belayneh Z, Alemu W, Mekuriaw B, Abebe Z.

Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat. 2019 Feb 20;15:503-509. doi: 10.2147/NDT.S187669. eCollection 2019. Erratum in: Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat. 2019 Oct 10;15:2907.

12.

Increase in Lassa Fever Cases in Nigeria, January-March 2018.

Ilori EA, Frank C, Dan-Nwafor CC, Ipadeola O, Krings A, Ukponu W, Womi-Eteng OE, Adeyemo A, Mutbam SK, Musa EO, Lasuba CLP, Alemu W, Okogbenin S, Ogbaini E, Unigwe U, Ogah E, Onoh R, Abejegah C, Ayodeji O, Ihekweazu C.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2019 May;25(5):1026-1027. doi: 10.3201/eid2505.181247. Epub 2019 May 17.

13.

Institutionalizing documentation for WHO Nigeria country office visibility and improved donor relations, 2013-2016.

Warigon C, Alemu W, Braka F, Tashikalmah H, Yehushualet Y, Hammanyero K, Bawa S, Oviaesu D, Tegegne S, Maiiyali MU, Jean Baptiste AE, Nsubuga P, Agyemang CB.

BMC Public Health. 2018 Dec 13;18(Suppl 4):1315. doi: 10.1186/s12889-018-6191-1.

14.

Environmental, economic and socio-cultural risk factors of recurrent seasonal epidemics of cerebrospinal meningitis in Kebbi state, northwestern Nigeria: a qualitative approach.

Omoleke SA, Alabi O, Shuaib F, Braka F, Tegegne SG, Umeh GC, Ticha JM, Onimisin A, Nsubuga P, Adamu U, Mohammed K, Onoka C, Alemu W.

BMC Public Health. 2018 Dec 13;18(Suppl 4):1318. doi: 10.1186/s12889-018-6196-9.

15.

The role of supportive supervision using mobile technology in monitoring and guiding program performance: a case study in Nigeria, 2015-2016.

Tegegne SG, Shuaib F, Braka F, Mkanda P, Erbeto TB, Aregay A, Rasheed OD, Ubong AG, Alpha N, Khedr A, Isameldin MA, Yehushualet YG, Warigon C, Adamu U, Damisa E, Okposen B, Nsubuga P, Vaz RG, Alemu W.

BMC Public Health. 2018 Dec 13;18(Suppl 4):1317. doi: 10.1186/s12889-018-6189-8.

16.

Assessment of unmet needs to address noncompliant households during polio supplemental immunization activities in Kaduna state, 2014-2016.

Iyal HA, Shuaib F, Dauda M, Suleiman A, Braka F, Tegegne SG, Nsubuga P, Nomhwange T, Yehualashet YG, Ishaku S, Warigon C, Zakari F, Umeh G, Samaila L, Abdullahi B, Hammanyero K, Dogo P, Adamu D, Vaz RG, Alemu W.

BMC Public Health. 2018 Dec 13;18(Suppl 4):1309. doi: 10.1186/s12889-018-6192-0.

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Targeting the last polio sanctuaries with Directly Observed Oral Polio Vaccination (DOPV) in northern Nigeria, (2014-2016).

Korir C, Shuaib F, Adamu U, Bawa S, Musa A, Bashir A, Isiaka A, Ningi A, Warigon C, Richard B, Fiona B, Pascal M, Loveday N, Tegegne SG, Abdul-Aziz M, Suleiman A, Mohammed K, Corkum M, Onoka C, Nsubuga P, Yehualashet YG, Vaz RG, Alemu W.

BMC Public Health. 2018 Dec 13;18(Suppl 4):1314. doi: 10.1186/s12889-018-6182-2.

18.

Prevalence and associated factors of khat chewing among students in Ethiopia: a protocol for systematic review and meta-analysis.

Alemu WG, Amare Zeleke T, Takele WW.

BMJ Open. 2018 Nov 25;8(11):e021157. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-021157.

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Anemia among Women Attending Antenatal Care at the University of Gondar Comprehensive Specialized Referral Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia, 2017.

Worku Takele W, Tariku A, Wagnew Shiferaw F, Demsie A, Alemu WG, Zelalem Anlay D.

Anemia. 2018 Oct 9;2018:7618959. doi: 10.1155/2018/7618959. eCollection 2018.

20.

Meningococcus serogroup C clonal complex ST-10217 outbreak in Zamfara State, Northern Nigeria.

Kwambana-Adams BA, Amaza RC, Okoi C, Rabiu M, Worwui A, Foster-Nyarko E, Ebruke B, Sesay AK, Senghore M, Umar AS, Usman R, Atiku A, Abdullahi G, Buhari Y, Sani R, Bako HU, Abdullahi B, Yarima AI, Sikiru B, Moses AO, Popoola MO, Ekeng E, Olayinka A, Mba N, Kankia A, Mamadu IN, Okudo I, Stephen M, Ronveaux O, Busuttil J, Mwenda JM, Abdulaziz M, Gummi SA, Adedeji A, Bita A, Omar L, Djingarey MH, Alemu W, D'Alessandro U, Ihekweazu C, Antonio M.

Sci Rep. 2018 Sep 21;8(1):14194. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-32475-2.

21.

Private sector malaria RDT initiative in Nigeria: lessons from an end-of-project stakeholder engagement meeting.

Odugbemi B, Ezeudu C, Ekanem A, Kolawole M, Akanmu I, Olawole A, Nglass N, Nze C, Idenu E, Audu BM, Ntadom G, Alemu W, Mpazanje R, Cunningham J, Akubue A, Arowolo T, Babatunde S.

Malar J. 2018 Feb 6;17(1):70. doi: 10.1186/s12936-018-2222-8.

22.

First choice of treatment place in the pathways to epileptic care at the outpatient department of University of Gondar Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia: Cross-sectional institutional based study.

Bifftu BB, Dachew BA, Tiruneh BT, Alemu WG.

PLoS One. 2017 Aug 15;12(8):e0181310. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0181310. eCollection 2017.

23.

Magnitude and associated factors of Atopic dermatitis among children in Ayder referral hospital, Mekelle, Ethiopia.

Kelbore AG, Alemu W, Shumye A, Getachew S.

BMC Dermatol. 2015 Aug 25;15:15. doi: 10.1186/s12895-015-0034-x.

24.

Vaccination and established microbiological testing is essential in managing cholera and Ebola infection.

Chattaway MA, Grant K, Connell S, Kamara A, Jambai A, Alemu W, Salter M.

J Infect Dev Ctries. 2015 Jul 4;9(6):682-3. doi: 10.3855/jidc.7158. No abstract available.

25.

Household Contact Screening Adherence among Tuberculosis Patients in Northern Ethiopia.

Gebregergs GB, Alemu WG.

PLoS One. 2015 May 8;10(5):e0125767. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0125767. eCollection 2015.

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Phenotypic and genotypic characteristics of Vibrio cholerae O1 isolated from the Sierra Leone cholera outbreak in 2012.

Mahmud ZH, Islam S, Zaman RU, Akter M, Talukder KA, Bardhan PK, Khan AI, Rhodes FC, Kamara A, Wurie IM, Alemu W, Jambai A, Faruque SM, Clemens JD, Islam MS.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Nov;108(11):715-20. doi: 10.1093/trstmh/tru137. Epub 2014 Sep 18.

PMID:
25233936
27.

Establishing an enteric bacteria reference laboratory in Sierra Leone.

Chattaway MA, Kamara A, Rhodes F, Kaffeta K, Jambai A, Alemu W, Islam MS, Freeman MM, Welfare W, Harding D, Samba AF, Abu M, Kamanda S, Grant K, Jenkins C, Nair S, Connell S, Siorvanes L, Desai S, Allen C, Frost M, Hughes D, Jeffrey Z, Gill N, Salter M.

J Infect Dev Ctries. 2014 Jun 9;8(7):933-41. doi: 10.3855/jidc.5074.

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Cholera epidemic associated with consumption of unsafe drinking water and street-vended water--Eastern Freetown, Sierra Leone, 2012.

Nguyen VD, Sreenivasan N, Lam E, Ayers T, Kargbo D, Dafae F, Jambai A, Alemu W, Kamara A, Islam MS, Stroika S, Bopp C, Quick R, Mintz ED, Brunkard JM.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Mar;90(3):518-23. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.13-0567. Epub 2014 Jan 27.

29.

Establishing a national influenza sentinel surveillance system in a limited resource setting, experience of Sierra Leone.

Kebede S, Conteh IN, Steffen CA, Vandemaele K, Wurie I, Alemu W, Kuti-George F, Dafae F, Jambai A, Yahaya AA, Kasolo FC.

Health Res Policy Syst. 2013 Jun 24;11:22. doi: 10.1186/1478-4505-11-22.

30.

The implementation of Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response in Uganda: a review of progress and challenges between 2001 and 2007.

Lukwago L, Nanyunja M, Ndayimirije N, Wamala J, Malimbo M, Mbabazi W, Gasasira A, Nabukenya IN, Musenero M, Alemu W, Perry H, Nsubuga P, Talisuna A.

Health Policy Plan. 2013 Jan;28(1):30-40. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czs022. Epub 2012 Jun 4.

31.

Household possession and use of insecticide-treated mosquito nets in Sierra Leone 6 months after a national mass-distribution campaign.

Bennett A, Smith SJ, Yambasu S, Jambai A, Alemu W, Kabano A, Eisele TP.

PLoS One. 2012;7(5):e37927. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0037927. Epub 2012 May 29.

32.

External quality assessment of national public health laboratories in Africa, 2002-2009.

Frean J, Perovic O, Fensham V, McCarthy K, von Gottberg A, de Gouveia L, Poonsamy B, Dini L, Rossouw J, Keddy K, Alemu W, Yahaya A, Pierson A, Dolmazon V, Cognat S, Ndihokubwayo JB.

Bull World Health Organ. 2012 Mar 1;90(3):191-199A. doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.091876. Epub 2012 Jan 20.

33.

Strengthening systems for communicable disease surveillance: creating a laboratory network in Rwanda.

Kebede S, Gatabazi JB, Rugimbanya P, Mukankwiro T, Perry HN, Alemu W, Ndihokubwayo JB, Kramer MH, Mukabayire O.

Health Res Policy Syst. 2011 Jun 24;9:27. doi: 10.1186/1478-4505-9-27.

34.

Technical efficiency of primary health units in Kailahun and Kenema districts of Sierra Leone.

Kirigia JM, Sambo LG, Renner A, Alemu W, Seasa S, Bah Y.

Int Arch Med. 2011 May 11;4:15. doi: 10.1186/1755-7682-4-15.

35.

Lessons learned during active epidemiological surveillance of Ebola and Marburg viral hemorrhagic fever epidemics in Africa.

Allaranga Y, Kone ML, Formenty P, Libama F, Boumandouki P, Woodfill CJ, Sow I, Duale S, Alemu W, Yada A.

East Afr J Public Health. 2010 Mar;7(1):30-6. Review.

PMID:
21413569
36.

Trends of major disease outbreaks in the African region, 2003-2007.

Kebede S, Duales S, Yokouide A, Alemu W.

East Afr J Public Health. 2010 Mar;7(1):20-9. Review.

PMID:
21413568
37.

Trained district health personnel and the performance of integrated disease surveillance in the WHO African region.

Sow I, Alemu W, Nanyunja M, Duale S, Perry HN, Gaturuku P.

East Afr J Public Health. 2010 Mar;7(1):16-9.

PMID:
21413567
38.

Supplementation of cottonseed, linseed, and noug seed cakes on feed intake, digestibility, body weight, and carcass parameters of Sidama goats.

Alemu W, Melaku S, Tolera A.

Trop Anim Health Prod. 2010 Apr;42(4):623-31. doi: 10.1007/s11250-009-9466-9. Epub 2009 Oct 7.

PMID:
19809885
39.

Cost analysis of an integrated disease surveillance and response system: case of Burkina Faso, Eritrea, and Mali.

Somda ZC, Meltzer MI, Perry HN, Messonnier NE, Abdulmumini U, Mebrahtu G, Sacko M, Touré K, Ki SO, Okorosobo T, Alemu W, Sow I.

Cost Eff Resour Alloc. 2009 Jan 8;7:1. doi: 10.1186/1478-7547-7-1.

40.

Planning an integrated disease surveillance and response system: a matrix of skills and activities.

Perry HN, McDonnell SM, Alemu W, Nsubuga P, Chungong S, Otten MW Jr, Lusamba-dikassa PS, Thacker SB.

BMC Med. 2007 Aug 15;5:24.

41.

Conceptual framework of public health surveillance and action and its application in health sector reform.

McNabb SJ, Chungong S, Ryan M, Wuhib T, Nsubuga P, Alemu W, Carande-Kulis V, Rodier G.

BMC Public Health. 2002;2:2. Epub 2002 Jan 29.

42.

Poliomyelitis in Ethiopia: virologic links to poliomyelitis cases in the Indian subcontinent.

Alexander JP Jr, Alemu W, Kilpatrick D, Kebede S, Yang CF, Beyene H, Kew O.

Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1996 Jul;15(7):629-31. No abstract available.

PMID:
8823861
43.

Comparative detection of measles-specific IgM in oral fluid and serum from children by an antibody-capture IgM EIA.

Helfand RF, Kebede S, Alexander JP Jr, Alemu W, Heath JL, Gary HE Jr, Anderson LJ, Beyene H, Bellini WJ.

J Infect Dis. 1996 Jun;173(6):1470-4.

PMID:
8648222
44.

Possible human-to-human transmission of rabies in Ethiopia.

Fekadu M, Endeshaw T, Alemu W, Bogale Y, Teshager T, Olson JG.

Ethiop Med J. 1996 Apr;34(2):123-7.

PMID:
8840614
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46.

Outbreak of acute hepatitis E virus infection among military personnel in northern Ethiopia.

Tsega E, Krawczynski K, Hansson BG, Nordenfelt E, Negusse Y, Alemu W, Bahru Y.

J Med Virol. 1991 Aug;34(4):232-6.

PMID:
1940876
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48.

Achieving better immunization coverage in Ethiopia.

Meche H, Alemu W, Woldeab M.

World Health Forum. 1991;12(3):339-40. No abstract available.

PMID:
1777028

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