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Prevalence and Factors Influencing Diabetic Foot Ulcer among Diabetic Patients Attending Arbaminch Hospital, South Ethiopia
Assessment of prevalence and factors influencing diabetic foot ulcer among diabetic patients attending Arbaminch hospital in Ethiopia found rural residence; presence of co-morbidity; duration of diabetes, mean arterial blood pressure and occupation are factors associated with diabetic foot Ulcer.
Outcomes and Factors Affecting HIV Status Disclosure to Regular Sexual Partner among Women Attending Antiretroviral Treatment Clinic
HIV positive status discloses to sexual partners was found to be low and presence of offspring, counseling, relationship status before status disclosure was factors associated with HIV positive status disclosure.
Magnitude and Associated Factors of Depression Among Hypertensive Patients Attending Treatment Follow Up in Chronic OPD at Hawassa University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Hawassa, Southern…
- Bereket Beyene Gebre, Bedilu Deribe, Mintesnot Abeto
- Medicine, PsychologyIntegrated blood pressure control
- 9 July 2019
The magnitude of depression among hypertension (HPN) patients was high and strengthening a referral linkage with a psychiatric unit for psycho-behavioral therapy will bring good clinical outcome.
Quality of Life Among Breast Cancer Patients Attending Hawassa University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital Cancer Treatment Center
Breast cancer patients in southern Ethiopia suffered from poor social and psychological support that, in turn, highly affected their life value, and due attention should be given to enhance social and Psychological support for breast cancer patients as a whole.
Prevalence and determinant factors of mental health problems among healthcare professionals during COVID-19 pandemic in southern Ethiopia: multicentre cross-sectional study
It was found that healthcare professionals have high levels of depression, anxiety and stress symptoms and sex, age, marital status, type of profession, living status and working environment were significant factors for mental health problems in healthcare professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Knowledge and practice on adequate sunlight exposure of infants among mothers attending EPI unit of Aleta Wondo Health Center, SNNPR, Ethiopia
- Asres Bedaso, Melese Gebrie, Bedilu Deribe, M. Ayalew, B. Duko
- Medicine, EducationBMC research notes
- 29 March 2019
Assessment of knowledge and practice of adequate sunlight exposure of infants among mothers attending EPI unit at Aleta Wondo Health Center, Sidama zone, SNNPR, Ethiopia found that 191 mothers are knowledgeable about sunlight exposure and 91 had good practice of exposing their infants to sunlight.
Patterns of common skin infections among children living with HIV/AIDS in Hawassa City, Ethiopia: a cross sectional study
- B. Duko, Melese Gebrie, Bedilu Deribe, Asres Bedaso, M. Ayalew
- MedicineBMC Research Notes
- 1 December 2018
A hospital based cross-sectional study conducted among 125 children living with HIV/AIDS who were recruited through simple random sampling techniques from February to April 2017, finding that among all children who were taking ART, only 2.4% of the children had skin related side effects.
Surgical site infection prevalence and associated factors in Hawassa University comprehensive specialized hospital, southern Ethiopia.
The prevalence of SSIs was bigger than the worldwide range between (1.3%) and (5.2%) even higher compared to reports from several developing countries, and needs exceptional attention to reduce the odds of surgical site infection by standardizing patient care and controlling of comorbidities.
Economic Burden of Cancer on Cancer Patients Treated at Hawassa University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital
- Lalisa Gemechu Bona, Dereje Geleta, Achamyelesh Gebretsadik
- MedicineCancer control : journal of the Moffitt Cancer…
- 16 April 2021
The cost of transportation and medication were the one which were significantly affecting the burden; but the total cost of treatment was lesser when compared to similar studies done in different areas.
Prevalence of depression and anxiety symptoms and their determinant factors among patients with cancer in southern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
Depression and anxiety symptoms among patients with cancer were considerably high and age, occupation, cancer stage, comorbid psychotic symptoms and eating problem were determinant factors of depressive symptoms.