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Abdella Amano Abdo

PhD Candidate, Joint degree UiB and Hawassa University
  • E-mailabdella.abdo@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Alrek helseklynge, blokk D, Årstadveien 17
    5009 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen


BSc in Midwifery, University of Gondar, 2008 

MPH in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Gondar, 2011


PhD project:

Evaluating Maternal and Neonatal delivery outcome at Hawassa University Referral Hospital, Hawassa,

South Ethiopia

Location: Hawassa University 



Main: Sven Gudmund Hinderaker  UiB; 

Local: Achamyelesh Gebretsadik, Hawassa University;

Other: Bernt Lindtjorn, UiB  

Academic article
  • Show author(s) (2020). Caesarean section rates analysed using Robson’s 10-Group Classification System: a cross-sectional study at a tertiary hospital in Ethiopia. BMJ Open. 8 pages.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Abdella Amano Abdo, Sven Gudmund Hinderaker, Achamyelesh Gebretsadik Tekle, Bernt Lindtjørn: Caesarean section rates analysed using Robson’s 10-Group Classification System: a cross-sectional study at a tertiary hospital in Ethiopia: BMJ Open 2020;10:e039098. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2020-039098

Nigus Bililign Yimer, Abel Gedefaw, Zelalem Tenaw, Misgan Legesse Liben, Henok Kumsa Meikena, Abdella Amano, Amanuel Alemu Abajobir: Adverse obstetric outcomes in public hospitals of southern Ethiopia: the role of parity, The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine, 2020. DOI: 10.1080/14767058.2020.1774542

Selamu Elias , Abdella Amano , Negash Wakgari: Placenta Previa and its Associated Factors among Women Admitted with Antepartum Haemorrhage in Hawassa University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Southern Ethiopia. East African Journal of Health and Biomedical Sciences; 2020, 4 (2): 51-58.

Mohammed Akibu, Tesfalidet Tekelab, Abdella Amano, Merga Besho, Stephanie Grutzmacher, Mesfin Tadese, Tesfa Dejenie Habtewold: Adherence to prenatal iron-folic acid supplementation in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC): a protocol for systematic review and meta-analysis, Systematic Reviews; 2018, 7:107.

Abdella Amano, Abdulbasit Musa: Male involvement in PMTCT and associated factors among men whom their wives had ANC visit 12 months prior to study in Gondar town, North west Ethiopia, December 2014: Pan African Medical Journal 24:239.

Abdella Amano, Abebaw Gebeyehu, Zelalem Birhanu: Institutional delivery service utilization in Munisa Woreda, South East Ethiopia: a community based cross-sectional study: BMC Pregnancy and Child birth, 2012, 12:105.

Melkamu Worku, Berhanu Boru, Abdella Amano, Abdulbasit Musa: Male involvement and associated factors in birth preparedness and complication readiness in Debre Berhan Town, North East Ethiopia. Pan African Medical Journal.2020; 35:36

Zelalem Tenaw, Zemenu Yohannes, Abdella Amano: Obstetric care providers’ knowledge, practice and associated factors towards active management of third stage of labor in Sidama Zone, South Ethiopia: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth (2017) 17:292

Tariku Gebre, Eshetu Haileselassie, Abdella Amano. Compliance with Standard Precautions and Associated Factors among Healthcare Workers in Gondar University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, Volume 2017. https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/2050635

Temesgen Worku, Solomon Meseret, Abdella Amano: Timing and factors associated with first antenatal care booking among pregnant mothers in Gondar Town; North West Ethiopia: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2014, 14:287.

Hinsermu Bayu, Mulatu Adefris, Abdella Amano, Mulunesh Abuhay: Pregnant women’s preference and factors associated with institutional delivery service utilization in Debra Markos Town, North West, Ethiopia: a community-based follow up study: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth (2015) 15:15

Teresa Kisi, Ketema Tafess, Abdella Amano, Abera Shibru: Barbers’ Knowledge and practice about occupational biological hazards was low in Gondar town, North West Ethiopia: BMC Public Health, 2012, 12: 942

Negash Wakgari, Abdella Amano, Marta Berta, Gizachew Assefa: Partograph utilization and associated factors among obstetric care providers in North Shoa Zone, Northern Ethiopia: a cross sectional study, African Journal of Health Sciences (2015) 15:2

Haileyesus Gedamu, Mignote Hailu, Abdella Amano: Prevalence and Associated Factors of Pressure Ulcer among Hospitalized Patients at Felegehiwot Referral Hospital, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia: Advances in Nursing Journal 2014.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/767358.

Negash Wakgari, Gizachew Assefa, Abdella Amano: Knowledge of partograph and its associated factors among obstetric care providers in North Shoa Zone, Central Ethiopia: a cross sectional study. BMC Research Notes 2015, 8:407

Faiza Mohammed, Abdulbasit Musa, Abdella Amano. Prevalence and determinants of unintended pregnancy among pregnant woman attending ANC at Gelemso General Hospital, Oromiya Region, East Ethiopia: a facility based cross-sectional study. BMC Women’s Health (2016), 16:56.