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Determining the Agreement Between an Automated Respiratory Rate Counter and a Reference Standard for Detecting Symptoms of Pneumonia in Children: Protocol for a Cross-Sectional Study in Ethiopia.

Charlotte Ward, Kevin Baker, Sarah Marks, Dawit Getachew, Tedila Habte, Cindy McWhorter, Paul Labarre, Jonathan Howard-Brand, Nathan P Miller, Hayalnesh Tarekegn, Solomie Jebessa Deribessa, Max Petzold, Karin Kallander,

BACKGROUND:Acute respiratory infections (ARIs), primarily pneumonia, are the leading infectious cause of under-5 mortality worldwide. Manually counting respiratory rate (RR) for 60 seconds using an ARI timer is commonly practiced by community health workers to detect fast breathing, an important sign of pneumonia. However, correctly counting breaths manually and classifying ... Read more >>

JMIR Res Protoc (JMIR research protocols)
[2020, 9(4):e16531]

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Diarrhea management in children under five in sub-Saharan Africa: does the source of care matter? A Countdown analysis.

Liliana Carvajal-Vélez, Agbessi Amouzou, Jamie Perin, Abdoulaye Maïga, Hayalnesh Tarekegn, Akanni Akinyemi, Solomon Shiferaw, Mark Young, Jennifer Bryce, Holly Newby,

Diarrhea remains a high burden disease, responsible for nine percent of deaths in children under five globally. We analyzed diarrhea management practices in young children and their association with the source of care.We used Demographic and Health Survey data from 12 countries in sub-Saharan Africa with high burdens of childhood ... Read more >>

BMC Public Health (BMC public health)
[2016, 16:830]

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The UN Commission on Life Saving Commodities 3 years on: global progress update and results of a multicountry assessment.

Paul M Pronyk, Bennett Nemser, Blerta Maliqi, Nora Springstubb, Diana Sera, Rouslan Karimov, Elizabeth Katwan, Benedicte Walter, Pascal Bijleveld, , , ,

In September, 2012, the UN Commission on Life Saving Commodities (UNCoLSC) outlined a plan to expand availability and access to 13 life saving commodities. We profile global and country progress against these recommendations between 2012 and 2015.For 12 countries in sub-Saharan Africa that were off-track to achieve the Millennium Development ... Read more >>

Lancet Glob Health (The Lancet. Global health)
[2016, 4(4):e276-86]

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Antimicrobial drug resistance among clinically relevant bacterial isolates in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review.

Stije J Leopold, Frank van Leth, Hayalnesh Tarekegn, Constance Schultsz,

BACKGROUND: Little is known about the prevalence of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) amongst bacterial pathogens in sub-Saharan Africa (sSA), despite calls for continent-wide surveillance to inform empirical treatment guidelines. METHODS: We searched PubMed and additional databases for susceptibility data of key pathogens for surveillance, published between 1990 and 2013. Extracted data ... Read more >>

J. Antimicrob. Chemother. (The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy)
[2014, 69(9):2337-2353]

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