Juliet Mwanga-Amumpaire

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Juliet Mwanga Amumpaire
Titre du poste
Director of the Mbarara Research Center
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Medical Doctor
Corps éditorial

Knowledge, attitudes and practices on childhood TB among healthcare workers.

Journal Reference: The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2022 Mar 01; 26(3); 243-251. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.21.0317. Epub 2022 02 24

Immunogenicity and safety of fractional doses of yellow fever vaccines: a randomised, double-blind, non-inferiority trial.

Journal Reference: Lancet (London, England) 2021 Jan 09; 397(10269); 119-127. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(20)32520-4. Epub 2021 01 10

Surveillance of Plasmodium falciparum pfcrt haplotypes in southwestern uganda by high-resolution melt analysis.

Journal Reference: Malaria journal 2021 Feb 25; 20(1); 114. doi: 10.1186/s12936-021-03657-7. Epub 2021 02 25

Tuberculosis diagnostic accuracy of stool Xpert MTB/RIF and urine AlereLAM in vulnerable children.

Journal Reference: The European respiratory journal 2021 Jun 17; . doi: 10.1183/13993003.01116-2021. Epub 2021 06 17

Population pharmacokinetics and significant under-dosing of anti-tuberculosis medications in people with HIV and Critical Illness.

Journal Reference: Antibiotics 2021, 10(6), 739; https://doi.org/10.3390/antibiotics10060739

Impact of systematic early tuberculosis detection using Xpert MTB/RIF Ultra in children with severe pneumonia in high tuberculosis burden countries (TB-Speed pneumonia): a stepped wedge cluster randomized trial.

Journal Reference: BMC pediatrics 2021 03 20; 21(1); . doi: 10.1186/s12887-021-02576-5. Epub 2021 03 20

Point-of-Care Approaches for Meningitis Diagnosis in a Low-Resource Setting (Southwestern Uganda): Observational Cohort Study Protocol of the "PI-POC" Trial.

Journal Reference: JMIR research protocols 2020 Nov 04; 9(11); e21430. doi: 10.2196/21430. Epub 2020 11 04

Prevalence and correlates of MRSA and MSSA nasal carriage at a Ugandan regional referral hospital.

Journal Reference: The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 2017 03 01; 72(3); 888-892. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkw472. Epub 2017 10 10

Evaluation of OMNIgene® SPUTUM and ethanol reagent for preservation of sputum prior to Xpert and culture testing in Uganda.

Journal Reference: Journal of clinical microbiology 2019 Oct 16; . doi: 10.1128/JCM.00810-19. Epub 2019 10 16

Utility of Clinical and Laboratory Decision Rules in Identifying Bacterial Meningitis Among Children with Suspicion of Central Nervous System Infections in a Malaria-Endemic Area, Mbarara, Uganda.

Journal Reference: The Pediatric infectious disease journal 2019 Jun ; 38(6); e131-e133. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000002185. Epub 2019 05 22

Further evidence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the sputum of culture-negative pulmonary tuberculosis suspects using an ultrasensitive molecular assay.

Journal Reference: Tuberculosis (Edinburgh, Scotland) 2019 Mar 23; 116 1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.tube.2019.03.007. Epub 2019 03 23

A screening tool for psychological difficulties in children aged 6 to 36 months: cross-cultural validation in Kenya, Cambodia and Uganda.

Journal Reference: BMC pediatrics 2019 Apr 12; 19(1); 108. doi: 10.1186/s12887-019-1461-3. Epub 2019 04 12

Detection of Plasmodium Species by High-Resolution Melt Analysis of DNA from Blood Smears Acquired in Southwestern Uganda.

Journal Reference: Journal of clinical microbiology 2018 01 ; 56(1); . doi: 10.1128/JCM.01060-17. Epub 2017 12 26

Antimicrobial treatment practices among Ugandan children with suspicion of central nervous system infection.

Journal Reference: PloS one 2018 ; 13(10); e0205316. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0205316. Epub 2018 10 09

Identifying human encounters that shape the transmission of Streptococcus pneumoniae and other acute respiratory infections.

Journal Reference: Epidemics 2018 12 ; 25 72-79. doi: 10.1016/j.epidem.2018.05.008. Epub 2018 05 19

Characteristics of human encounters and social mixing patterns relevant to infectious diseases spread by close contact: a survey in Southwest Uganda.

Journal Reference: BMC infectious diseases 2018 04 11; 18(1); 172. doi: 10.1186/s12879-018-3073-1. Epub 2018 04 11

Extremely low hepatitis C prevalence among HIV co-infected individuals in four countries in sub-Saharan Africa.

Journal Reference: AIDS (London, England) 2019 Feb 01; 33(2); 353-355. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002070. Epub 2019 01 20

Treatment outcomes and tolerability of the revised WHO anti-tuberculosis drug dosages for children.

Journal Reference: The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2018 02 01; 22(2); 151-157. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.17.0535. Epub 2017 12 20

Xpert MTB/RIF diagnosis of childhood tuberculosis from sputum and stool samples in a high TB-HIV-prevalent setting.

Journal Reference: European journal of clinical microbiology & infectious diseases : official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology 2018 Aug ; 37(8); 1465-1473. doi: 10.1007/s10096-018-3272-0. Epub 2018 05 08

Effect of previous treatment and sputum quality on diagnostic accuracy of Xpert MTB/RIF.

Journal Reference: The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2017 04 01; 21(4); 389-397. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.16.0785. Epub 2018 03 01

Predictors of delayed culture conversion among Ugandan patients.

Journal Reference: BMC infectious diseases 2017 04 24; 17(1); 299. doi: 10.1186/s12879-017-2335-7. Epub 2017 04 24

Antimicrobial-resistant infections among postpartum women at a Ugandan referral hospital.

Journal Reference: PloS one 2017 ; 12(4); e0175456. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175456. Epub 2017 04 13

Prospective cohort study of the feasibility and yield of household child tuberculosis contact screening in Uganda.

Journal Reference: The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2017 08 01; 21(8); 862-868. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.16.0889. Epub 2018 04 26

Intermittent preventive treatment for malaria among children in a refugee camp in Northern Uganda: lessons learned.

Journal Reference: Malaria journal 2017 05 23; 16(1); 218. doi: 10.1186/s12936-017-1869-x. Epub 2017 05 23

Prevalence of antibodies to Brucella species in commercial raw bovine milk in Southwestern Uganda.

Journal Reference: BMC research notes 2017 Sep 08; 10(1); 215. doi: 10.1186/s13104-017-2537-5. Epub 2017 09 08

Carriage prevalence and serotype distribution of Streptococcus pneumoniae prior to 10-valent pneumococcal vaccine introduction: A population-based cross-sectional study in South Western Uganda, 2014.

Journal Reference: Vaccine 2017 09 18; 35(39); 5271-5277. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.07.081. Epub 2017 08 04

Evaluation of the Deki Reader™, an automated RDT reader and data management device, in a household survey setting in low malaria endemic southwestern Uganda.

Journal Reference: Malaria journal 2017 11 07; 16(1); 449. doi: 10.1186/s12936-017-2094-3. Epub 2017 11 07

Aetiology and Outcomes of Suspected Infections of the Central Nervous System in Children in Mbarara, Uganda.

Journal Reference: Scientific reports 2017 06 02; 7(1); 2728. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-02741-w. Epub 2017 06 02

Health care workers' perceptions of point-of-care testing in a low-income country-A qualitative study in Southwestern Uganda.

Journal Reference: PloS one 2017 ; 12(7); e0182005. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0182005. Epub 2017 07 27

A review of antimicrobial resistance in East Africa.

Journal Reference: African journal of laboratory medicine 2016 ; 5(1); 432. doi: 10.4102/ajlm.v5i1.432. Epub 2016 09 15

Xpert(®) MTB/RIF for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from frozen string and induced sputum sediments.

Journal Reference: The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2016 08 ; 20(8); 1113-7. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.15.0691. Epub 2018 01 23

Diagnostic Accuracy of the Small Membrane Filtration Method for Diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis in a High-HIV-Prevalence Setting.

Journal Reference: Journal of clinical microbiology 2016 06 ; 54(6); 1520-1527. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00017-16. Epub 2016 03 30

Detection and Quantification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the Sputum of Culture-Negative HIV-infected Pulmonary Tuberculosis Suspects: A Proof-of-Concept Study.

Journal Reference: PloS one 2016 ; 11(7); e0158371. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0158371. Epub 2016 07 08

Asymptomatic Plasmodium Infections in Children in Low Malaria Transmission Setting, Southwestern Uganda(1).

Journal Reference: Emerging infectious diseases 2016 08 ; 22(8); 1494-8. doi: 10.3201/eid2208.160619. Epub 2018 01 08

Screening for Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency Using Three Detection Methods: A Cross-Sectional Survey in Southwestern Uganda.

Journal Reference: The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene 2016 Nov 02; 95(5); 1094-1099. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.16-0552. Epub 2016 09 26

Inhaled Nitric Oxide as an Adjunctive Treatment for Cerebral Malaria in Children: A Phase II Randomized Open-Label Clinical Trial.

Journal Reference: Open forum infectious diseases 2015 Sep ; 2(3); ofv111. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofv111. Epub 2015 07 24

Early biting and insecticide resistance in the malaria vector Anopheles might compromise the effectiveness of vector control intervention in Southwestern Uganda.

Journal Reference: Malaria journal 2015 Apr 09; 14 148. doi: 10.1186/s12936-015-0653-z. Epub 2015 04 09

Sociocultural and structural factors contributing to delays in treatment for children with severe malaria: a qualitative study in southwestern Uganda.

Journal Reference: The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene 2015 May ; 92(5); 933-40. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0784. Epub 2015 03 23

Male Gender is independently associated with pulmonary tuberculosis among sputum and non-sputum producers people with presumptive tuberculosis in Southwestern Uganda.

Journal Reference: BMC infectious diseases 2014 Dec 10; 14 638. doi: 10.1186/s12879-014-0638-5. Epub 2014 12 10

Malaria is an uncommon cause of adult sepsis in south-western Uganda.

Journal Reference: Malaria journal 2013 May 01; 12 146. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-146. Epub 2013 05 01

Inhaled nitric oxide and cerebral malaria: basis of a strategy for buying time for pharmacotherapy.

Journal Reference: The Pediatric infectious disease journal 2012 Dec ; 31(12); e250-4. doi: 10.1097/INF.0b013e318266c113. Epub 2013 05 23

Diagnosing severe falciparum malaria in parasitaemic African children: a prospective evaluation of plasma PfHRP2 measurement.

Journal Reference: PLoS medicine 2012 ; 9(8); e1001297. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001297. Epub 2012 08 21

Sequence variation does not confound the measurement of plasma PfHRP2 concentration in African children presenting with severe malaria.

Journal Reference: Malaria journal 2012 Aug 16; 11 276. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-11-276. Epub 2012 08 16

Predicting the clinical outcome of severe falciparum malaria in african children: findings from a large randomized trial.

Journal Reference: Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 2012 Apr ; 54(8); 1080-90. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis034. Epub 2012 03 12

Artesunate versus quinine in the treatment of severe falciparum malaria in African children (AQUAMAT): an open-label, randomised trial.

Journal Reference: Lancet (London, England) 2010 Nov 13; 376(9753); 1647-57. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(10)61924-1. Epub 2010 11 07

Efficacy of chloroquine, sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine and amodiaquine for treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Kajo Keji county, Sudan.

Journal Reference: Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH 2004 Sep ; 9(9); 975-80. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2004.01290.x. Epub 2004 10 26
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