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Klima: Det haster med handling. Artikler og debattinnlegg 2009-2011.
(Centre for International Health, The University of Bergen, 2011)
Infant Feeding Experiences of HIV Positive Mothers Enrolled in Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) Programs - The Case for Rural Malawi
(The University of Bergen, 2008-06-02)
BackgroundThe transmission of HIV from a mother to her child is one of the most tragic aspects of the HIV/AIDS pandemic. For most HIV infected mothers in developing countries, choosing a suitable infant feeding option ...
Treatment delay among tuberculosis patients in Tanzania: Data from the FIDELIS Initiative
(BioMed Central, 2011-05-12)
Background: Several FIDELIS projects (Fund for Innovative DOTS Expansion through Local Initiatives to Stop TB) in Tanzania were conducted by the National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Programme (NTLP) during the years 2004-2008 to ...
Movement Aberrations in Patients with Long Lasting Subacromial Impingement Syndrome
(The University of Bergen, 2014-12-11)
Background: Little research has been done to investigate possible movement aberrations in patients with long-lasting (> 12 weeks) shoulder impingement syndrome (SIS). Focus so far has mainly been on possible somatic ...
Maternal and neonatal mortality in south-west Ethiopia: Estimates and socio-economic inequality
(Public Library of Science, 2014-04-30)
Introduction: Ethiopia has achieved the fourth Millennium Development Goal by reducing under 5 mortality. Nevertheless, there are challenges in reducing maternal and neonatal mortality. The aim of this study was to estimate ...
Detection and molecular characterization of herpes simplex virus from Tanzania and Norway
(The University of Bergen, 2006-12-22)
Perinatal mortality and anaemia in pregnancy in rural northern Tanzania
(The University of Bergen, 2004-01-23)
The aim was to estimate the perinatal mortality rate, to study potential determinants and causes of perinatal and neonatal deaths, and their avoidability in a rural area of Tanzania. Further, we studied the prevalence ...
Community participation as a strategy in reducing maternal and child mortality in rural areas: A Literature review
(The University of Bergen, 2012-09-20)
Background: Maternal and neonatal mortality rate are still high in many developing countries. Lack of access to health facilities is one of the biggest challenges in the poorest households and in rural areas which ...
Endothelial cells influence the osteogenic potential of bone marrow stromal cells
(BioMed Central, 2009-11-17)
Background: Improved understanding of the interactions between bone cells and endothelial cells involved in osteogenesis should aid the development of new strategies for bone tissue engineering. The aim of the present ...
Associations between sexual behaviour change in young people and decline in HIV prevalence in Zambia
(BioMed Central, 2007-04-23)
Background: Evidence suggests that HIV prevalence amongst young Zambians has declined recently, especially in higher-education groups. We studied trends in key sexual behaviour indicators among 15–24 year-olds from 1995 ...