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Prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease in Ethiopia: a cost-effectiveness analysis
(BioMed Central, 2016-08-12)
Background: The coverage of prevention and treatment strategies for ischemic heart disease and stroke is very low in Ethiopia. In view of Ethiopia’s meager healthcare budget, it is important to identify the most cost-effective ...
Local spatial clustering of stunting and wasting among children under the age of 5 years: implications for intervention strategies
(Cambridge University Press, 2016-06)
Objective: The present study aimed to evaluate the clustering of undernutrition indicators of children under the age of 5 years in relation to different scales. Design: A community-based cross-sectional study design was ...
Inequalities in utilization of maternal and child health services in Ethiopia: the role of primary health care
(BioMed Central, 2016-02-12)
Background: Health systems aim to narrow inequality in access to health care across socioeconomic groups and area of residency. However, in low-income countries, studies are lacking that systematically monitor and ...
Scale-up of high impact maternal and child health interventions in Ethiopia: equity, cost and cost-effectiveness analyses
(The University of Bergen, 2016-08-29)
Background: Equity in access to health care services and in health outcome, and safeguarding households from catastrophic and impoverishing medical expenditures are key health systems objectives. However, in low-income ...
Human-biting activities of Anopheles species in south-central Ethiopia
(BioMed Central, 2016-09-30)
Background: Indoor residual spraying (IRS) and long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) are the key malaria vector control interventions in Ethiopia. The success of these interventions rely on their efficacy to repel or kill ...