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Low case notification rates of childhood tuberculosis in southern Ethiopia
(BioMed Central, 2015-10-01)
Background: Childhood tuberculosis (TB) is a public health concern causing considerable mortality. However, control of childhood TB receives little attention. The control efforts could be inadequate because of challenges ...
A survey of Ethiopian physicians’ experiences of bedside rationing: extensive resource scarcity, tough decisions and adverse consequences
(BioMed Central, 2015-10-14)
Background Resource scarcity in health care is a universal challenge. In high-income settings, bedside rationing is commonly discussed and debated as a means to addressing scarcity. However, little is known about physicians’ ...
Reference ranges for head circumference in ethiopian children 0-2 years of age
BACKGROUND: Head circumference (HC) charts are important for early detection of hydrocephalus during childhood. In low-income countries where populationbased HC charts are rarely available, hydrocephalus occurs more ...
Towards universal health coverage for reproductive health services in Ethiopia: two policy recommendations
(BioMed Central, 2015-09-30)
Abstract Reproductive health services are crucial for maternal and child health, but universal health coverage is still not within reach in most societies. Ethiopia’s goal of universal health coverage promises ...