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Malawi Medical Journal - Vol 29, No 1 (2017)

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Articles

Challenges facing young African scientists in their research careers: A qualitative exploratory study EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Save Kumwenda, El Hadji A. Niang, Pauline W. Orondo, Pote William, Lateefah Oyinlola, Gedeon N. Bongo, Bernadette Chiwona 1-4
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.1
Experiences of caregivers of infants who have been on bubble continuous positive airway pressure at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Malawi: A descriptive qualitative study EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Mtisunge Joshua Gondwe, Belinda Gombachika, Maureen D. Majamanda 5-10
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.2
Polymerase chain reaction identification of Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense in wild tsetse flies from Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve, Malawi EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Janelisa Musaya, John Chisi, Edward Senga, Peter Nambala, Emmanuel Maganga, Enock Matovu, John Enyaru 11-15
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.3
Prevalence and distribution of Schistosoma haematobium infection among school children living in southwestern shores of Lake Malawi EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Sekeleghe Kayuni, Rosanna Peeling, Peter Makaula 16-23
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.4
Rotavirus antigen, cytokine, and neutralising antibody profiles in sera of children with and without HIV infection in Blantyre, Malawi EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Jennifer J. Hull, Nigel Cunliffe, Khuzwayo C. Jere, Sung-Sil Moon, Yuhuan Wang, Umesh Parashar, Baoming Jiang 24-28
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.5
Hepatitis B virus seroprevalence among Malawian medical students: A cross-sectional study EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Froid Chipetah, Aaron Chirambo, Ednas Billiat, Isaac Thom Shawa 29-31
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.6
Prevalence of antibody to hepatitis B core antigen among hepatitis B surface antigen-negative blood donors in Ilorin, Nigeria: A cross-sectional study EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Mutiat K. Ogunfemi, Hannah O. Olawumi, Abdulfatai B. Olokoba, Modu B. Kagu, Sikiru A. Biliaminu, Kabir A. Durowade, Idayat A. Durotoye, Akeem O. Shittu 32-36
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.7
Abdominal myomectomy: A retrospective review of determinants and outcomes of complications at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Kikelomo T. Adesina, Beatrice O. Owolabi, Hadijat O. Raji, Adebunmi O. Olarinoye 37-42
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.8
Cytopenias among ART-naive patients with advanced HIV disease on enrolment to care and treatment services at a tertiary hospital in Tanzania: A crosssectional study EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Daniel W. Gunda, Kahamba G. Godfrey, Semvua B. Kilonzo, Bonaventura C. Mpondo 43-52
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.9
Assessing the feasibility of mobile phones for followup of acutely unwell children presenting to village clinics in rural northern Malawi EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Victoria Hardy, Jenny Hsieh, Baxter Chirambo, Tsung-Shu Joseph Wu, John O’Donoghue, Adamson S. Muula, Matthew Thompson 53-54
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.10
Biochemical derangements prior to emergency laparotomy at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi: A cross-sectional pilot study EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Mark G. Williams 55-56
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.11
Frequent malaria illness episodes in two Malawian patients on antiretroviral therapy soon after stopping cotrimoxazole preventive therapy EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Wongani J.S. Nyangulu, Edson Mwinjiwa, Titus H. Divala, Randy G. Mungwira, Osward Nyirenda, Maxwell Kanjala, Gillian Mbambo, Jane Mallewa, Terrie E. Taylor, Matthew B. Laurens, Miriam K. Laufer, Joep J. van Oosterhout 57-60
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.12
Thoracic epidural for modified radical mastectomy in a high-risk patient EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Otu E. Etta, Nsese Udeme 61-62
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.13
Discrepancy between statistical analysis method and study design in medical research: Examples, implications, and potential solutions EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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John Mbotwa, Isaac Singini, Mavuto Mukaka 63-65
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.14
Letters to the Editor: Adherence to iron supplementation in pregnancy EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Mohammed El Amine Ghembaza, Ali Louinici, Ayotunde Titilayo, Martin E. Palamuleni, Olusola Omisakin 66
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.15
Editorial: Background on the Termination of Pregnancy Bill Debate in Malawi EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Fanuel Bickton, Thengo Kavinya 67
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.16
Commentary: Proposed Termination of Pregnancy Bill in Malawi: Doctors use the best of what they have EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Chisale Mhango 68-69
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.17
Commentary: The proposed legislation on termination of pregnancy does not protect women or children in Malawi and is not fit for the intended purpose: Christian Medical and Dental Fellowshipi position EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Beatrice Mwagomba, M. Jane Bates, Reynier G. Ter Haar, Martha Masamba, Sekeleghe Kayuni, Isaac Chirwa 70-72
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.18
Personal View: An ethicist’s thoughts on the Termination of Pregnancy Bill debate in Malawi EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Joseph Mfutso-Bengo 73
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.19
Profile Interview: Dr Desiree Witte EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Fanuel Bickton 74-76
Poetry: They are people too (an Ob-Gyn intern’s perspective) EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Chikondi Chapuma 77
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i1.20


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