Browsing Faculty of Medicine by Author "Babirye, Juliet N."
More support for mothers: a qualitative study on factors affecting immunisation behaviour in Kampala, Uganda Babirye, Juliet N.; Rutebemberwa, Elizeus; Kiguli, Juliet; Wamani, Henry; Nuwaha, Fred; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S. (BioMed Central, 2011-09-25)Background: The proportion of Ugandan children who are fully vaccinated has varied over the years. Understanding vaccination behaviour is important for the success of the immunisation programme. This study examined ...Peer reviewedJournal article
Babirye, Juliet N.; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Makumbi, Frederick; Fadnes, Lars Thore; Wamani, Henry; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Nuwaha, Fred (Public Library of Science, 2012-04-23)Background: Child survival is dependent on several factors including high vaccination coverage. Timely receipt of vaccines ensures optimal immune response to the vaccines. Yet timeliness is not usually emphasized in ...Peer reviewedJournal article
Urban settings do not ensure access to services: findings from the immunisation programme in Kampala Uganda Babirye, Juliet N.; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Rutebemberwa, Elizeus; Kiguli, Juliet; Nuwaha, Fred (BioMed Central, 2014-03-06)Background: Previous studies on vaccination coverage in developing countries focus on individual- and community-level barriers to routine vaccination mostly in rural settings. This paper examines health system barriers to ...Journal article