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"We do what we can do to save a woman" health workers' perceptions of health facility readiness for management of postpartum haemorrhage.

Alwy Al-Beity F, Pembe AB, Kwezi HA, Massawe SN, Hanson C, Baker U.

Glob Health Action. 2020;13(1):1707403. doi: 10.1080/16549716.2019.1707403.


Beyond the law: Misoprostol and medical abortion in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Solheim IH, Moland KM, Kahabuka C, Pembe AB, Blystad A.

Soc Sci Med. 2020 Jan;245:112676. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2019.112676. Epub 2019 Nov 14.


Current realities versus theoretical optima: quantifying efficiency and sociospatial equity of travel time to hospitals in low-income and middle-income countries.

Wong KL, Brady OJ, Campbell OMR, Jarvis CI, Pembe A, Gomez GB, Benova L.

BMJ Glob Health. 2019 Aug 21;4(4):e001552. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001552. eCollection 2019.


Rethinking the definition of maternal near-miss in low-income countries using data from 104 health facilities in Tanzania and Uganda.

Pembe AB, Hirose A, Alwy Al-Beity F, Atuhairwe S, Morris JL, Kaharuza F, Marrone G, Hanson C.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2019 Dec;147(3):389-396. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.12976. Epub 2019 Oct 17.


Performance of careHPV, hybrid capture 2 and visual inspection with acetic acid for detection of high-grade cervical lesion in Tanzania: A cross-sectional study.

Katanga J, Kjaer SK, Manongi R, Wu CS, Iftner T, Waldstrom M, Pembe AB, Mwaiselage J, Rasch V.

PLoS One. 2019 Jun 19;14(6):e0218559. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0218559. eCollection 2019.


Effect of the competency-based Helping Mothers Survive Bleeding after Birth (HMS BAB) training on maternal morbidity: a cluster-randomised trial in 20 districts in Tanzania.

Alwy Al-Beity F, Pembe A, Hirose A, Morris J, Leshabari S, Marrone G, Hanson C.

BMJ Glob Health. 2019 Mar 7;4(2):e001214. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001214. eCollection 2019.


"Every Newborn-BIRTH" protocol: observational study validating indicators for coverage and quality of maternal and newborn health care in Bangladesh, Nepal and Tanzania.

Day LT, Ruysen H, Gordeev VS, Gore-Langton GR, Boggs D, Cousens S, Moxon SG, Blencowe H, Baschieri A, Rahman AE, Tahsina T, Zaman SB, Hossain T, Rahman QS, Ameen S, El Arifeen S, Kc A, Shrestha SK, Kc NP, Singh D, Jha AK, Jha B, Rana N, Basnet O, Joshi E, Paudel A, Shrestha PR, Jha D, Bastola RC, Ghimire JJ, Paudel R, Salim N, Shamb D, Manji K, Shabani J, Shirima K, Mkopi N, Mrisho M, Manzi F, Jaribu J, Kija E, Assenga E, Kisenge R, Pembe A, Hanson C, Mbaruku G, Masanja H, Amouzou A, Azim T, Jackson D, Kabuteni TJ, Mathai M, Monet JP, Moran A, Ram P, Rawlins B, Sæbø JI, Serbanescu F, Vaz L, Zaka N, Lawn JE.

J Glob Health. 2019 Jun;9(1):010902. doi: 10.7189/jogh.09.01902.


National policies and care provision in pregnancy and childbirth for twins in Eastern and Southern Africa: A mixed-methods multi-country study.

Hanson C, Munjanja S, Binagwaho A, Vwalika B, Pembe AB, Jacinto E, Chilinda GK, Donahoe KB, Wanyonyi SZ, Waiswa P, Gidiri MF, Benova L.

PLoS Med. 2019 Feb 19;16(2):e1002749. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002749. eCollection 2019 Feb.


Disentangling the contributions of maternal and fetal factors to estimate stillbirth risks for intrapartum adverse events in Tanzania and Uganda.

Hirose A, Alwy F, Atuhairwe S, Morris JL, Pembe AB, Kaharuza F, Marrone G, Hanson C.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2019 Jan;144(1):37-48. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.12689. Epub 2018 Oct 26.


Caesarean section provision and readiness in Tanzania: analysis of cross-sectional surveys of women and health facilities over time.

Cavallaro FL, Pembe AB, Campbell O, Hanson C, Tripathi V, Wong KL, Radovich E, Benova L.

BMJ Open. 2018 Oct 4;8(9):e024216. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-024216.


Why do women not adhere to advice on maternal referral in rural Tanzania? Narratives of women and their family members.

Pembe AB, Mbekenga CK, Olsson P, Darj E.

Glob Health Action. 2017;10(1):1364888. doi: 10.1080/16549716.2017.1364888.


Evaluating the effect of the Helping Mothers Survive Bleeding after Birth (HMS BAB) training in Tanzania and Uganda: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

Hanson C, Pembe AB, Alwy F, Atuhairwe S, Leshabari S, Morris J, Kaharuza F, Marrone G; HMS BAB study team.

Trials. 2017 Jul 6;18(1):307. doi: 10.1186/s13063-017-2056-7.


Provision of harm-reduction services to limit unsafe abortion in Tanzania.

Kahabuka C, Pembe A, Meglioli A.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2017 Feb;136(2):210-214. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.12035. Epub 2016 Nov 23.


Lactate in Amniotic Fluid: Predictor of Labor Outcome in Oxytocin-Augmented Primiparas' Deliveries.

Wiberg-Itzel E, Pembe AB, Järnbert-Pettersson H, Norman M, Wihlbäck AC, Hoesli I, Todesco Bernasconi M, Azria E, Åkerud H, Darj E.

PLoS One. 2016 Oct 26;11(10):e0161546. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0161546. eCollection 2016.


Women's experiences of having had, and recovered from, eclampsia at a tertiary hospital in Tanzania.

Mukwenda AM, Mbekenga CK, Pembe AB, Olsson P.

Women Birth. 2017 Apr;30(2):114-120. doi: 10.1016/j.wombi.2016.09.006. Epub 2016 Oct 14.


Insights from an expert group meeting on the definition and measurement of unsafe abortion.

Sedgh G, Filippi V, Owolabi OO, Singh SD, Askew I, Bankole A, Benson J, Rossier C, Pembe AB, Adewole I, Ganatra B, MacDonagh S.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2016 Jul;134(1):104-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ijgo.2015.11.017. Epub 2016 Mar 3.


Community health workers can improve male involvement in maternal health: evidence from rural Tanzania.

August F, Pembe AB, Mpembeni R, Axemo P, Darj E.

Glob Health Action. 2016 Jan 18;9:30064. doi: 10.3402/gha.v9.30064. eCollection 2016.


Birth preparedness and complication readiness - a qualitative study among community members in rural Tanzania.

August F, Pembe AB, Kayombo E, Mbekenga C, Axemo P, Darj E.

Glob Health Action. 2015 Jun 12;8:26922. doi: 10.3402/gha.v8.26922. eCollection 2015.


Men's Knowledge of Obstetric Danger Signs, Birth Preparedness and Complication Readiness in Rural Tanzania.

August F, Pembe AB, Mpembeni R, Axemo P, Darj E.

PLoS One. 2015 May 7;10(5):e0125978. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0125978. eCollection 2015.


Maternal mortality at Muhimbili National Hospital in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania in the year 2011.

Pembe AB, Paulo C, D'mello BS, van Roosmalen J.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2014 Sep 13;14:320. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-14-320.


Level of lactate in amniotic fluid and its relation to the use of oxytocin and adverse neonatal outcome.

Wiberg-Itzel E, Pembe AB, Wray S, Wihlbäck AC, Darj E, Hoesli I, Åkerud H.

Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2014 Jan;93(1):80-5. doi: 10.1111/aogs.12261. Epub 2013 Oct 15.


A randomized controlled trial on the value of misoprostol for the treatment of retained placenta in a low-resource setting.

van Beekhuizen HJ, Tarimo V, Pembe AB, Fauteck H, Lotgering FK.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2013 Sep;122(3):234-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijgo.2013.03.029. Epub 2013 Jun 19.


Unsafe abortion in Tanzania: a review of the evidence.

Woog V, Pembe AB.

Issues Brief (Alan Guttmacher Inst). 2013 Feb;(1):1-4.


Prolonged sexual abstinence after childbirth: gendered norms and perceived family health risks. Focus group discussions in a Tanzanian suburb.

Mbekenga CK, Pembe AB, Darj E, Christensson K, Olsson P.

BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2013 Jan 15;13:4. doi: 10.1186/1472-698X-13-4.


Safe injections and waste management among healthcare workers at a regional hospital in northern Tanzania.

Nilsson J, Pembe AB, Urasa M, Darj E.

Tanzan J Health Res. 2013 Jan;15(1):64-70.


How rational are indications for emergency caesarean section in a tertiary hospital in Tanzania?

Mdegela MH, Muganyizi PS, Pembe AB, Simba DO, Van Roosmalen J.

Tanzan J Health Res. 2012 Oct;14(4):236-42.


Birth preparedness and complication readiness among women in Mpwapwa district, Tanzania.

Urassa DP, Pembe AB, Mganga F.

Tanzan J Health Res. 2012 Jan;14(1):42-7.


Emergency peripartum hysterectomies at Muhimbili National Hospital, Tanzania: a review of cases from 2003 to 2007.

Pembe AB, Wangwe PJ, Massawe SN.

Tanzan J Health Res. 2012 Jan;14(1):35-41.


Informal support to first-parents after childbirth: a qualitative study in low-income suburbs of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Mbekenga CK, Pembe AB, Christensson K, Darj E, Olsson P.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2011 Nov 29;11:98. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-11-98.


Dysmenorrhoea and coping strategies among secondary school adolescents in Ilala District, Tanzania.

Pembe AB, Ndolele NT.

East Afr J Public Health. 2011 Sep;8(3):232-6.


Effectiveness of maternal referral system in a rural setting: a case study from Rufiji district, Tanzania.

Pembe AB, Carlstedt A, Urassa DP, Lindmark G, Nyström L, Darj E.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2010 Dec 3;10:326. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-10-326.


Quality of antenatal care in rural Tanzania: counselling on pregnancy danger signs.

Pembe AB, Carlstedt A, Urassa DP, Lindmark G, Nyström L, Darj E.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2010 Jul 1;10:35. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-10-35.


Factors for change in maternal and perinatal audit systems in Dar es Salaam hospitals, Tanzania.

Nyamtema AS, Urassa DP, Pembe AB, Kisanga F, van Roosmalen J.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2010 Jun 3;10:29. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-10-29.


Treatment of retained placenta with misoprostol: a randomised controlled trial in a low-resource setting (Tanzania).

van Beekhuizen HJ, Pembe AB, Fauteck H, Lotgering FK.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2009 Oct 23;9:48. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-9-48.


Rural Tanzanian women's awareness of danger signs of obstetric complications.

Pembe AB, Urassa DP, Carlstedt A, Lindmark G, Nyström L, Darj E.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2009 Mar 26;9:12. doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-9-12.


Qualitative study on maternal referrals in rural Tanzania: decision making and acceptance of referral advice.

Pembe AB, Urassa DP, Darj E, Carlsted A, Olsson P.

Afr J Reprod Health. 2008 Aug;12(2):120-31.


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