• Predictors of mortality in HIV-infected patients starting antiretroviral therapy in a rural hospital in Tanzania 

      Johannessen, Asgeir; Naman, Ezra; Ngowi, Bernard J.; Sandvik, Leiv; Matee, Mecky I.; Aglen, Henry E.; Gundersen, Svein G.; Bruun, Johan Nikolai (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2008-04-22)
      Background Studies of antiretroviral therapy (ART) programs in Africa have shown high initial mortality. Factors contributing to this high mortality are poorly described. The aim of the present study was to assess mortality ...
    • Unexplained chronic liver disease in Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study 

      Orlien, Stian Magnus Staurung; Ismael, Nejib Yusuf; Ahmed, Tekabe Abdosh; Berhe, Nega; Lauritzen, Trine; Roald, Borghild; Goldin, Robert David; Stene-Johansen, Kathrine; Dyrhol-Riise, Anne Ma; Gundersen, Svein Gunnar; Morgan, Marsha Yvonne; Johannessen, Asgeir (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018-02-13)
      Background: Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is assumed to be the major cause of chronic liver disease (CLD) in sub-Saharan Africa. The contribution of other aetiological causes of CLD is less well documented and hence ...