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  • Patou Masika Musumari, Edwin Wouters, +9 authors Masahiro Kihara
  • Medicine
  • PloS one
  • 2014 (First Publication: 15 January 2014)
  • Background Food insecurity is increasingly reported as an important barrier of patient adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) in both resource-poor and rich settings. However, unlike in resourceExpand
    The global response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic has improved access to antiretroviral therapy (ART) and has contributed to decreased HIV/AIDS morbidity and mortality in sub-Saharan Africa. PatientExpand
  • Pierre Zalagile Akilimali, Patou Masika Musumari, +5 authors Mapatano Mala Ali
  • Medicine
  • PloS one
  • 2017 (First Publication: 7 February 2017)
  • Background The study aimed to identify the impact of non-disclosure of HIV status on the loss to follow-up (LTFU) of patients receiving anti-retroviral therapy. Methodology A historic cohort of HIVExpand
  • Teeranee Techasrivichien, Niphon Darawuttimaprakorn, +7 authors Masahiro Kihara
  • Medicine, Geography, Psychology
  • Archives of sexual behavior
  • 2016 (First Publication: 18 November 2014)
  • Thailand has undergone rapid modernization with implications for changes in sexual norms. We investigated sexual behavior and attitudes across generations and gender among a probability sample of theExpand
    Background Anaemia is associated with adverse outcomes including early death in the first year of antiretroviral therapy (ART). This study reports on the factors associated with persistent anaemiaExpand
  • Yukiko Tateyama, Teeranee Techasrivichien, +6 authors Masahiro Kihara
  • Medicine
  • PloS one
  • 2018 (First Publication: 29 November 2018)
  • Background Sub-Saharan Africa, including Zambia, has experienced an increase in overweight and obesity due to rapid lifestyle changes associated with recent economic growth. We explored theExpand
  • Patou Masika Musumari, Arunrat Tangmunkongvorakul, +4 authors Masahiro Kihara
  • Medicine
  • PloS one
  • 2018 (First Publication: 14 December 2018)
  • Background Depression and anxiety symptoms are prevalent among university students in both developed and developing settings. Recently, grit, defined as perseverance and passion for long-term goals,Expand
  • Bhekumusa Wellington Lukhele, Patou Masika Musumari, +4 authors Masahiro Kihara
  • Medicine
  • JMIR research protocols
  • 2016 (First Publication: 22 November 2016)
  • Background The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) continue to be a major public health problem in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), particularly in Swaziland,Expand