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Bernt Lindtjørn

Professor, Centre for International Health
  • E-mailBernt.Lindtjorn@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 85 58+47 950 56 812
  • Visitor Address
    Overlege Danielsens hus, Årstadveien 21
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen
  • Global health
  • Control of tuberculosis
  • Malaria
  • Maternal and child health, Nutrition
  • HIV
  • Climate and health

 

 

 

 

Academic article
  • 2020. Seasonal variation of household food insecurity and household dietary diversity on wasting and stunting among young children in a drought prone area in South Ethiopia: A cohort study. Ecology of Food and Nutrition. 1-27.
  • 2019. Utilisation of health services fails to meet the needs of pregnancy-related illnesses in rural southern Ethiopia: A prospective cohort study. PLOS ONE. 1-22.
  • 2019. The Efficacy of processed amaranth on anemia prevalence and hemoglobin level in preschool children in South Ethiopia: A randomised controlled trial Poster380 ECTMIH 2019. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.
  • 2019. Spatiotemporal clustering of malaria in southern-central Ethiopia: A community- based cohort study. PLOS ONE. 23 pages.
  • 2019. Research protocol local ingredients-based supplementary food as an alternative to corn-soya blends plus for reating moderate acute malnutrition among children aged 6 to 59 months: a randomized controlled non-inferiority trial in Wolaita. BMC Public Health. 1-9.
  • 2019. Performance of an adapted household food insecurity access scale in measuring seasonality in household food insecurity in rural Ethiopia: a cohort analysis. BMC Nutrition. 10 pages.
  • 2019. Low use of long-lasting insecticidal nets for malaria prevention in south-central Ethiopia: A community-based cohort study. PLOS ONE. 1-21.
  • 2019. Low immunization coverage in Wonago district, southern Ethiopia: A community-based cross-sectional study. PLOS ONE.
  • 2019. Long-lasting insecticidal nets and indoor residual spraying may not be sufficient to eliminate malaria in a low malaria incidence area: Results from a cluster randomized controlled trial in Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 1-15.
  • 2019. Intrauterine growth patterns in rural Ethiopia compared with WHO and INTERGROWTH-21st growth standards: A community-based longitudinal study. PLOS ONE. 15 pages.
  • 2019. Inadequate management of pneumonia among children in South Ethiopia: findings from descriptive study. BMC Health Services Research. 14 pages.
  • 2019. Impact of combining indoor residual spraying and long-lasting insecticidal nets on Anopheles arabiensis in Ethiopia: Results from a cluster randomized controlled trial. Malaria Journal. 1-11.
  • 2019. En-route to the ‘elimination’ of genotypic chloroquine resistance in Western and Southern Zambia, 14 years after chloroquine withdrawal. Malaria Journal. 1-8.
  • 2019. Distribution of Plasmodium species and assessment of performance of diagnostic tools used during a malaria survey in Southern and Western Provinces of Zambia. Malaria Journal.
  • 2018. Reducing stillbirths in Ethiopia: Results of an intervention programme. PLOS ONE. 1-11.
  • 2018. Malaria increased the risk of stunting and wasting among young children in Ethiopia: Results of a cohort study. PLOS ONE.
  • 2018. Long-term outcome of smear-positive tuberculosis patients after initiation and completion of treatment: A ten-year retrospective cohort study. PLOS ONE.
  • 2018. Exploring the impact of house screening intervention on entomological indices and incidence of malaria in Arba Minch town, southwest Ethiopia: A randomized control trial. Acta Tropica. 84-94.
  • 2018. Cost-effectiveness of a combined intervention of long lasting insecticidal nets and indoor residual spraying compared with each intervention alone for malaria prevention in Ethiopia. Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation. 1-17.
  • 2018. Bed nets used to protect against malaria do not last long in a semi-arid area of Ethiopia: A cohort study. Malaria Journal. 1-14.
  • 2018. A qualitative study of use of long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) for intended and unintended purposes in Adami Tullu, East Shewa Zone, Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 1-14.
  • 2017. Variation in species composition and infection rates of Anopheles mosquitoes at different altitudinal transects, and the risk of malaria in the highland of Dirashe Woreda, south Ethiopia. Parasites & Vectors.
  • 2017. Spatial heterogeneity and risk factors for stunting among children under age five in Ethiopia: A Bayesian geo-statistical model. PLOS ONE. 1-18.
  • 2017. Reducing maternal deaths in Ethiopia: Results of an intervention programme in Southwest Ethiopia. PLOS ONE. 1-18.
  • 2017. Proximity to vector breeding site and risk of Plasmodium vivax infection: a prospective cohort study in rural Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 1-11.
  • 2017. Prevalence and Incidence of Smear-Positive Pulmonary Tuberculosis in the Hetosa District of Arsi Zone, Oromia Regional State of Central Ethiopia. BMC Infectious Diseases.
  • 2017. Maternal depression symptoms are highly prevalent among food-insecure households in Ethiopia. Public Health Nutrition. 849-856.
  • 2017. High entomological inoculation rate of malaria vectors in area of high coverage of interventions in southwest Ethiopia: Implication for residual malaria transmission. Parasite Epidemiology and Control. 61-69.
  • 2017. Economic burden of malaria and predictors of cost variability to rural households in southcentral Ethiopia. PLOS ONE. 16 pages.
  • 2017. Comparison of two adult mosquito sampling methods with human landing catches in south-central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 1-16.
  • 2017. Anaemia among children in a drought affected community in south-central Ethiopia. PLOS ONE.
  • 2016. Primary and secondary anti-tuberculosis drug resistance in Hitossa District of Arsi Zone, Oromia Regional State, Central Ethiopia. BMC Public Health. 1-10.
  • 2016. Malaria incidence and entomological findings in an area targeted for a cluster-randomized controlled trial to prevent malaria in Ethiopia: Results from a pilot study. Malaria Journal. 13 pages.
  • 2016. Local spatial clustering of stunting and wasting among children under the age of 5 years: implications for intervention strategies. Public Health Nutrition. 1417-1427.
  • 2016. Incidence of tuberculosis among school-going adolescents in South India. BMC Public Health. 11 pages.
  • 2016. Human-biting activities of Anopheles species in south-central Ethiopia. Parasites & Vectors. 1-12.
  • 2016. Equity in long-lasting insecticidal nets and indoor residual spraying for malaria prevention in a rural South Central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 11 pages.
  • 2016. Combining long-lasting insecticidal nets and indoor residual spraying for malaria prevention in Ethiopia: Study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial. Trials.
  • 2016. Client satisfaction with delivery care service and associated factors in the public health facilities of Gamo Gofa zone, southwest Ethiopia: In a resource limited setting. Obstetrics and Gynecology International. 1-7.
  • 2016. Association between malaria and malnutrition among children aged under-five years in Adami Tulu District, south-central Ethiopia: A case-control study. BMC Public Health. 8 pages.
  • 2015. Zoophagic behaviour of anopheline mosquitoes in southwest Ethiopia: opportunity for malaria vector control. Parasites & Vectors. 1-9.
  • 2015. Spatio-temporal analysis of smear-positive tuberculosis in the Sidama Zone, Southern Ethiopia. PLOS ONE.
  • 2015. Maternal mortality in rural south ethiopia: Outcomes of community-based birth registration by health extension workers. PLOS ONE.
  • 2015. Low case notification rates of childhood tuberculosis in southern Ethiopia. BMC Pediatrics. 1-10.
  • 2015. Follow-up of chronic coughers improves tuberculosis case finding: Results from a community-based cohort study in Southern Ethiopia. PLOS ONE.
  • 2015. Accessibility to tuberculosis control services and tuberculosis programme performance in southern ethiopia. Global health action.
  • 2014. Use of biomass fuel in households is not a risk factor for pulmonary tuberculosis in South Ethiopia. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 67-72.
  • 2014. Trends of tuberculosis case notification and treatment outcomes in the sidama zone, southern ethiopia: Ten-year retrospective trend analysis in urban-rural settings. PLOS ONE.
  • 2014. Trends in TB case notification over fifteen years: the case notification of 25 Districts of Arsi Zone of Oromia Regional State, Central Ethiopia. BMC Public Health.
  • 2014. Pre-ART retention in care and prevalence of tuberculosis among HIV-infected children at a district hospital in southern Ethiopia. BMC Pediatrics.
  • 2014. Ownership and use of long-lasting insecticidal nets for malaria prevention in Butajira area, south-central Ethiopia: Complex samples data analysis. BMC Public Health.
  • 2014. Maternal and neonatal mortality in south-west ethiopia: Estimates and socio-economic inequality. PLOS ONE.
  • 2014. Fifteen-year trend in treatment outcomes among patients with pulmonary smear-positive tuberculosis and its determinants in Arsi Zone, Central Ethiopia. Global health action.
  • 2014. Climate change, crop production and child under nutrition in Ethiopia; A longitudinal panel study. BMC Public Health.
  • 2013. The effect of screening doors and windows on indoor density of Anopheles arabiensis in south-west Ethiopia: a randomized trial. Malaria Journal. 6 pages.
  • 2013. Malaria risk factors in Butajira area, south-central Ethiopia: a multilevel analysis. Malaria Journal. 10 pages.
  • 2013. Lifesaving emergency obstetric services are inadequate in south-west Ethiopia: a formidable challenge to reducing maternal mortality in Ethiopia. BMC Health Services Research.
  • 2013. Impact of housing condition on indoor-biting and indoor-resting Anopheles arabiensis density in a highland area, central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal.
  • 2013. Impact of housing condition on indoor-biting and indoor-resting Anopheles arabiensis density in a highland area, central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal.
  • 2013. How malaria models relate temperature to malaria transmission. Parasites & Vectors. 1-10.
  • 2013. Freely distributed bed-net use among Chano Mille residents, south Ethiopia: a longitudinal study. Malaria Journal. 7 pages.
  • 2013. Evaluation of CareStart (TM) malaria Pf/Pv combo test for Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax malaria diagnosis in Butajira area, south-central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 11 pages.
  • 2013. Entomologic inoculation rates of anopheles arabiensis in southwestern Ethiopia. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 466-473.
  • 2013. Cattle and climate in Africa: How climate variability has influenced national cattle holdings from 1961–2008. PeerJ.
  • 2013. Blood meal sources and entomological inoculation rates of anophelines along a highland altitudinal transect in south-central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 11 pages.
  • 2013. Blood meal origins and insecticide susceptibility of Anopheles arabiensis from Chano in South-West Ethiopia. Parasites & Vectors. 10 pages.
  • 2013. A dynamic model of some malaria-transmitting anopheline mosquitoes of the Afrotropical region. II. Validation of species distribution and seasonal variations. Malaria Journal.
  • 2013. A dynamic model of some malaria-transmitting anopheline mosquitoes of the Afrotropical region. I. Model description and sensitivity analysis. Malaria Journal.
  • 2012. Prevalence of malaria infection in Butajira area, south-central Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 8 pages.
  • 2012. Predictors of plasmodium falciparum malaria incidence in Chano Mille, South Ethiopia: a longitudinal study. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 450-459.
  • 2012. High maternal mortality in rural south-west Ethiopia: estimate by using the sisterhood method. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 7 pages.
  • 2012. Effect of bednets and indoor residual spraying on spatio-temporal clustering of malaria in a village in South Ethiopia: a longitudinal study. PLOS ONE. 11 pages.
  • 2012. Abundance and dynamics of anopheline larvae in a highland malarious area of south-central Ethiopia. Parasites & Vectors. 9 pages.
  • 2010. Patients Present Earlier and Survival Has Improved, but Pre-ART Attrition Is High in a Six-Year HIV Cohort Data from Ethiopia. PLOS ONE. 9 pages.
  • 2010. Mortality in successfully treated tuberculosis patients in southern Ethiopia: retrospective follow-up study. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 866-871.
  • 2010. Model variations in predicting incidence of Plasmodium falciparum malaria using 1998-2007 morbidity and meteorological data from south Ethiopia. Malaria Journal. 8 pages.
  • 2010. Cost and cost-effectiveness of smear-positive tuberculosis treatment by health extension workers in Southern Ethiopia: A community randomized trial. PLOS ONE. 7 pages.
  • 2009. Tuberculosis recurrence in smear-positive patients cured under DOTS in southern Ethiopia: retrospective cohort study. BMC Public Health. 5 pages.
  • 2009. Readiness of youth in rural Ethiopia to seek health services for sexually transmitted infections. African Journal of AIDS Research. 135-146.
  • 2009. Health Extension Workers Improve Tuberculosis Case Detection and Treatment Sucess in Southern Ethiopia: A Community Randomized Trial. PLOS ONE. 5-5.
  • 2009. Cost-effectiveness of anti-retroviral therapy at a district hospital in southern Ethiopia. Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation.
  • 2009. Cost estimates of HIV care and treatment with and without anti-retrovira thereapy at Arba Minch Hospital in southern Ethiopia. Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation.
  • 2008. Traditional values of virginity and sexual behaviour in rural Ethiopian youth: results from a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health. 10 pages.
  • 2008. The rate of TB-HIV co-infection depends on the prevalence of HIV infection in a community. BMC Public Health. 8 pages.
  • 2008. Mortality decreases among young adults in south-central Ethiopia. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 218-225.
  • 2007. Determinants of treatment adherence among smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis patients in southern Ethiopia. PLoS Medicine.
  • 2007. Acceptability of HIV counselling and testing among tuberculosis patients in south Ethiopia. BMC International Health and Human Rights. 4 pages.
  • 2006. Tuberculosis case-finding through a village outreach programme in a rural setting in southern Ethiopia: community randomized trial. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 112-119.
  • 2006. Prevalence of smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis in a rural district of Ethiopia. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 87-92.
  • 2006. Predictors of early death in a cohort of Ethiopian patients treated with HAART. BMC Infectious Diseases. 136.
  • 2006. Antiretroviral therapy at a district hospital in Ethiopia prevents death and tuberculosis in a cohort of HIV patients. AIDS research and therapy. 8 pages.
  • 2005. Quality control of sputum microscopic examinations for acid fast bacilli in southern Ethiopia. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 104-108.
  • 2005. Disease progression among untreated HIV-infected patients in South Ethiopia: implications for patient care. Medscape General Medicine. 66.
  • 2005. DOTS improves treatment outcomes and service coverage for tuberculosis in South Ethiopia: a retrospective trend analysis. BMC Public Health. 11 pages.
  • 2003. Gender perspective in health: does it matter in tuberculosis control? Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 239-243.
  • 2003. Community-based organizations in HIV/AIDS prevention, patient care and control in Ethiopa. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 4-31.
  • 2003. Community Tuberculosis care through "TB Clubs" in rural North Ethiopia. Social Science and Medicine. 2009-2018.
  • 2003. Circulating antioxidants and lipid peroxidation products in untreated tuberculosis patients in Ethiopia. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 117-122.
  • 2002. Year-to-Year and Seasonal Variations n Stunging among Preschool Children in Ethiopia. Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition. 326-333.
  • 2002. Patients and Health Service delay in the diagnosis and start of treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Addis Ababa. BMC Public Health. 23.
  • 2002. Epidemiology of Burn Injuries in Mekele Town, Northern Ethiopia - A Population Based Study. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 1-7.
  • 2002. A rapid survey to determine the prevalence of smear-positive tuberculosis in Addis Ababa. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 580-584.
  • 2001. The outcome of tuberculosis treatment at a rural hospital in South Ethiopia. Tropical doctor. 132-135.
  • 2001. Influence of neoadjuvant anastrozole (Arimidex) on intratumoral estrogen levels and proliferation markers in patients with locally advanced breast cancer. Clinical Cancer Research. 1230-1236.
  • 2000. The outcome of tuberculosis treatment at a rural hospital in Southern Ethiopia. Tropical doctor. 177-182.
  • 2000. The impact of functional performance, HIV status, malnutrition and clinical features on treatment outcomes of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 177-182.
  • 2000. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in tuberculosis patients in Addis Ababa. Ethiopian Journal of Health Development. 277-282.
  • 1999. Social unrest is associated with increased death rates in drought prone Ethiopian communities. Lancet ERA - International Health.
  • 1999. Increasing incidence of resistance to antimicrobials in Sidama. Ethiopian Medical Journal. 181-187.
  • 1999. Epidemiology of burns in Bergen, Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery. 225-229.
  • 1999. Epidemiology of Burns in Bergen, Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery. 225-229.
  • 1999. Delay in treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis: An analysis of symptom Duration among ethiopian patients. Medscape General Medicine.
  • 1998. Femurfakturer hos barn. Epidemiologi og ressursforbruk ved 406 femurfrakturer. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 3415-3418.
  • 1998. Epidemiology of burns in Bergen, Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery.
  • 1998. Epidemiology of burns in Bergen. Scandinavian Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery. 1-5.
  • 1998. Anmeldelse av Fentiman IS, Hamed H. Atlas of Breast Examination. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1035-1035.
  • 1997. Nutritional assessment of two famine prone Ethiopian communities. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 278-282.
  • 1997. Intra-household correlations of nutritional status in rural Ethiopia. International Journal of Epidemiology. 160-165.
  • 1997. HIV infection and malnutrition change the clinical and radiological features of pulmonary tuberculosis. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 335-339.
  • 1996. Protein energy malnutrition, vitamin A deficiency and nightblindness in Bangladesh. Annals of Tropical Paediatrics. 319-325.
  • 1996. HIV infection and clinical features of pulmonary tuberculosis (abstract). Tubercle and Lung Disease. 92.
  • 1996. Growth velocity among preschool Ethiopian children. Acta Paediatrica. 616-619.
  • 1995. Physical activity, illness and nutritional status among adults in rural Ethiopian community. International Journal of Epidemiology. 977.
  • 1993. Population growth, fertility, mortality and migration in drought prone areas in Ethiopia. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 24-28.
  • 1993. Nutritional status and risk of infection among Ethiopian children. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics. 76-82.
  • 1993. Dietary pattern and state of nutrition among children in drought prone areas of Southern Ethiopia. Annals of Tropical Paediatrics. 21-32.
  • 1992. Child health in arid areas of Ethiopia: Longitudinal study of the morbidity in infectious diseases. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 369-377.
  • 1991. Risk factors for fatal diarrhoea: A case- control study of Ethiopian children. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 207-211.
  • 1991. Disaster epidemiology. The Lancet. 116-117.
  • 1990. Sykehus i utviklingsland. Erfaringer fra Sidamo Regional Hospital i Sør-Etiopia. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1118-1122.
  • 1990. Miljø i U-land. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1633-1635.
  • 1990. Famine in southern Ethiopia 1985-86: malnutrition, diarrhoea and death. Tropical and geographical medicine. 365-369.
Popular scientific lecture
  • 1998. Mental development of school-age children in Ethiopia: A comparison of rural and urban villages.
Academic lecture
  • 2016. Impact of combining Indoor Residual Spraying and Long-Lasting Insecticidal Nets on Anopheles arabiensis in Ethiopia: Preliminary findings of a randomized controlled trial.
  • 2001. Primary drug resistance and HIV infection in tuberculosis patients.
  • 2001. Community tuberculosis care through "TB clubs"in rural North Ethiopia.
  • 1999. Towards an European Masters in International: the experience of TropEdEurope since 1996.
  • 1999. Neoadjuvant Treatment with Anastrozole ('ARIMIDEX') Causes Profound Suppression of Intra-Tumor Estrogen Levels.
  • 1999. Epidemiology of burn injuries in Ethiopia.
  • 1999. Comparison of the effects of neoadjuvant 'Arimidex'(Anastrozole) on plasma and intra-tumor tissue estrogen levels in postmenopausalbreast cancer patients.
  • 1998. TropEdEurop: A partnership for education, training and research in international health.
  • 1997. Femurfrakturer hos barn. Epidemiologi og ressursforbruk ved 406 femurfrakturer.
  • 1996. Femurfrakturer hos barn. Epidemiologi og ressursforbruk ved 406 femurfrakturer.
  • 1992. Malnutrition during recent famines in Ethiopia.
Reader opinion piece
  • 2001. In Response - Words that are not spoken: An inside look at the African AIDS crisis. Medscape General Medicine.
Short communication
  • 2012. In memoriam Siegfried Pausewang (1937–2012). Aethiopica. 253-255.
  • 2004. Økende forekomst av multiresistent tuberkulose. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1130-1130.
  • 2004. WHO gir etter for press om malariabehandling. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1958-1958.
  • 2004. Rike land kan lære av fattige land. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 824-824.
  • 2004. Mangel på helsepersonell. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1806-1806.
  • 2004. Kronisk hungersnød i Etiopia. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 73-73.
  • 2004. Hvor er det blitt av jentene? Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 210-210.
  • 2004. Hungersnød enda en gang. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 3226-3226.
  • 2004. Helsepersonell flytter fra fattige til rike land. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 2506-2506.
  • 2004. Essensielle legemidler. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 519-519.
  • 2004. Behandling og vaksinering mot Ebola-virus. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 382-382.
  • 2004. Barn nektes poliovaksine i Nigeria. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1410-1410.
  • 2004. Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 2646-2646.
Masters thesis
  • 2007. Transmission of Tuberculosis in Households: A Study from Gamo Gofa, South Ethiopia.
  • 2007. Patient and Health System Delays: Health-Care Seeking Behavior and Symptoms among Pulmonary Tuberculosis patients in Pakistan.
  • 2007. Malnutrition among Young Children in Boricha, Sidama, Ethiopia.
  • 2007. Home Based Care for HIV Patients in Awassa, Southern Ethiopia: The Role of Family Members and Community Home Based Caregivers.
  • 2007. Economic Evaluation of Anti Retroviral Therapy (ART) in Ethiopia: Cost-Effectiveness of ART at a District Hospital.
  • 2006. Exploring health related issues of landmine victims in Sri Lanka.
  • 2006. Breast cancer treatment in Iran.
  • 2004. Morbidity pattern among HIV-1 infected and uninfected Ethiopian children admitted to a district hospital in Southern Ethiopia.
Popular scientific article
  • 2016. Norske malariaprosjekter bidrar til utviklingsmål. Bistandsaktuelt. Bistandsaktuelt.
  • 2016. Norge, malaria, og internasjonale utviklingsmål. Best Practice Infeksjonsmedisin. 26-31.
  • 1997. Intervju som evalueringsverktøy. UPED-skrift. 82-85.
  • 1993. The Borana Health and Nutrition Study. Summary of research results and their implications for health work. (Tilknyttet prosjekt: Borana Health and Nutrition Study). Newsletter, Department of Community Health, Univ. Addis Ababa.
Doctoral dissertation
  • 2019. The burden of smear-positive tuberculosis in South Ethiopia: Risk factor and importance of followup of people with the risk factors.
  • 2018. Obstetric care in Norway - the role of institution availability and place of delivery for maternal and perinatal outcomes. Population-based retrospective cohort studies.
  • 2018. Malaria, anaemia and undernutrition in a drought-affected area of the Rift Valley of Ethiopia: Experiences from a trial to prevent malaria.
  • 2017. Tuberculosis Control in Arsi in Ethiopia: Programme Performance and Disease Burden .
  • 2017. Malaria vectors in southern Ethiopia. Some challenges and opportunities for vector control.
  • 2016. Tuberculosis control in Sidama in Ethiopia. Programme performance and spatial epidemiology.
  • 2016. Spatial variations in child undernutrition in Ethiopia: Implications for intervention strategies.
  • 2016. Anopheles species and malaria transmission risk in a highland area, south-central Ethiopia.
  • 2015. Maternal and neonatal mortality in rural south Ethiopia: Comparing mortality measurements and assessing obstetric care.
  • 2013. Variation in malaria transmission in southern Ethiopia: The impact of prevention strategies and a need for targeted intervention.
  • 2013. On the dynamics of two efficient malaria vectors of the Afrotropical region: Anopheles gambiae s.s. and Anopheles arabiensis.
  • 1992. Child health and nutrition. A study from drought- prone areas in Southern Ethiopia. (dr.med.).
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • 2019. Developing a sustainable PhD programme: Experiences from southern Ethiopia. 15 pages.
  • 2006. Unintentional and Intentional Injuries. 13 pages.
  • 2006. Tuberculosis. 26 pages.
  • 1997. Traditional medicine in Southern Ethiopia.
  • 1993. Famine and malnutrition. 18 pages.
Abstract
  • 2013. Estimates of maternal mortality in south west-Ethiopia using four different methods. Tropical medicine & international health. 184-184.
Poster
  • 2019. THE EFFICACY OF PROCESSED AMARANTH ON ANEMIA PREVALENCE AND HEMOGLOBIN LEVEL IN PRESCHOOL CHILDREN IN SOUTH ETHIOPIA: A RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL.
  • 2014. Combining long-lasting insecticidal nets and indoor residual spraying for malaria prevention in Ethiopia: study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial.
Academic literature review
  • 2018. Use of epidemiological and entomological tools in the control and elimination of malaria in Ethiopia. 1-8.
  • 2018. Reshaping the vector control strategy for malaria elimination in Ethiopia in the context of current evidence and new tools: opportunities and challenges. 1-8.
  • 2007. The AIDS epidemic in a low-income country: Ethiopia. 39-55.
Article in business/trade/industry journal
  • 2009. Perception of Ethiopian youth regarding their risk of HIV: A community-based study among youth in predominately rural Butajira. Ethiopian Journal of Reproductive Health. 44-51.
Interview Journal
  • 2007. Skal varsle malaria. Hubro. Magasin for Universitetet i Bergen. 4-4.

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  • MD: Oslo University (1976)
  • PhD: University of Bergen (1991)
  • Specialist in General Surgery