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Khat and alcohol use and risky sex behaviour among in-school and out-of-school youth in Ethiopia
BackgroundKhat (an evergreen plant with amphetamine-like properties) and alcohol are widely consumed among the youth of Ethiopia. However, their relationship to risky sexual behaviour is not wellExpand
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Impact of cattle keeping on human biting rate of anopheline mosquitoes and malaria transmission around Ziway, Ethiopia.
OBJECTIVE To assess the impact of livestock keeping on the human biting rate (HBR) of anopheline mosquitoes and malaria transmission around Ziway in the middle course of the Ethiopian Rift Valley. Expand
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HIV viral load and response to antileishmanial chemotherapy in co-infected patients.
OBJECTIVE To investigate whether clearance of Leishmania parasites from tissue aspirate smears in patients with HIV and visceral leishmaniasis (VL) co-infection treated with pentavalent antimonialsExpand
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Control of Schistosoma mansoni by the soapberry Endod (Phytolacca dodecandra) in Wollo, northeastern Ethiopia: post-intervention prevalence.
OBJECTIVES To record the effect of Endod soap and spraying of soaked Endod suspension on the prevalence of human schistosomiasis. DESIGN A cross-sectional epidemiological study in which pre- andExpand
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Onchocerciasis in Gilgel Ghibe River Valley southwest Ethiopia.
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of onchocerciasis and the entomological transmission indices such as the parous rate and annual transmission potential (ATP). SETTING Gilgel Ghibe village,Expand
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Female Genital Mutilation And Birth Complications, Jijiga Town, Eastern Ethiopia
A Thesis Submitted To The School Of Graduate Studies Of Addis Ababa University In Partial Fulfillment Of The Requirement For The Degree Of The Masters Of Public Health
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