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Received September 14, 2001 Abstract Adolescents are at high risk for acquiring sexually transmitted infections. In particular, genital chlamydia infection and gonorrhoea predominantly affect adolescents. There is also an increasing reservoir of asymptomatic patients who are infected with genital human papillomavirus, herpes simplex and human(More)
AIMS To determine the characteristics of patients with diabetes who reported food insecurity at three diabetes clinics in western Kenya. METHODS This study includes routinely collected demographic data at the first presentation of patients with diabetes at clinics in western Kenya from 1 January 2006 to 24 September 2011. A validated questionnaire was(More)
SETTING Diabetes clinics in three hospitals in Western Kenya: Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital and two associated district hospitals. OBJECTIVE To determine the proportion of diabetes patients with a history of tuberculosis (  TB), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV  ) infection and tobacco smoking. DESIGN A descriptive study using routinely collected(More)
Kongwashit by a community-wide outbreakof severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS).During the period of the outbreak,10 patientswith SARSwith psychiatric complicationswerereferred to our Consultation and Liaison Psychiatry Teamfor assessment andmanagement.We found that boththe direct and indirect effects of SARS such as symptom severity, total isolation(More)
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