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  • Mukunya, David; Haaland, Marte Emilie Sandvik; Tumwine, James K; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Moland, Karen Marie Ingeborg. 2020. “The cord is the child”: meanings and practices related to umbilical cord care in Central Uganda. BMC Pediatrics. 1-9.
  • Mukunya, David; Haaland, Marte Emilie Sandvik; Tumwine, James K; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Moland, Karen Marie Ingeborg. 2020. “The cord is the child”: meanings and practices related to umbilical cord care in Central Uganda. BMC Pediatrics.
  • Mukunya, David; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Ndeezi, Grace; Tumuhamye, Josephine; Tongun, Justin Bruno; Kizito, Samuel; Napyo, Agnes; Achora, Vincentina; Odongkara, Beatrice; Arach, Agnes Anna; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Tumwine, James K. 2019. Key decision makers and actors in selected newborn care practices: A community-based survey in northern Uganda. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.
  • Mukunya, David; Tumwine, James K; Ndeezi, Grace; Tumuhamye, Josephine; Tongun, Justin Bruno; Kizito, Samuel; Napyo, Agnes; Achora, Vincentina; Odongkara, Beatrice; Arach, Agnes Anna; Nankabirwa, Victoria. 2019. Inequity in utilization of health care facilities during childbirth: a community-based survey in post-conflict Northern Uganda. Journal of Public Health. 1-9.
  • Malembaka, Espoir Bwenge; Tumwine, James K; Ndeezi, Grace; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Wamani, Henry; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Nankabirwa, Victoria. 2019. Effects of complementary feeding on attained height among lower primary school-aged children in Eastern Uganda: A nested prospective cohort study. PLOS ONE. 1-17.
  • Mugisha, Alice; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Babic, Ankica. 2019. A usability design checklist for Mobile electronic data capturing forms: the validation process. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 1-11.
  • Tongun, Justin Bruno; Sebit, Mohammed Boy; Mukunya, David; Ndeezi, Grace; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Tumwine, James K. 2018. Factors associated with delayed initiation of breastfeeding: A cross-sectional study in South Sudan. International Breastfeeding Journal. 1-7.
  • Tumwine, James K; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Diallo, Hama Abdoulaye; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Ndeezi, Grace; Bangirana, Paul; Sanou, Anselme Simeon; Kashala Abotnes, Esperance; Boivin, Michael; Giordani, Bruno; Elgen, Irene Bircow; Holding, Penny; Kakooza-Mwesige, Angelina; Skylstad, Vilde; Nalugya, Joyce; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Meda, Nicolas. 2018. Exclusive breastfeeding promotion and neuropsychological outcomes in 5-8 year old children from Uganda and Burkina Faso: Results from the PROMISE EBF cluster randomized trial. PLOS ONE. 1-17.
  • Sanou, Anselme Simeon; Diallo, Abdoulaye Hama; Holding, Penny; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Ndeezi, Grace; Tumwine, James K; Meda, Nicolas; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Kashala-Abotnes, Espérance. 2018. Effects of schooling on aspects of attention in rural Burkina Faso, West Africa. PLOS ONE.
  • Sanou, Anselme Simeon; Diallo, Abdoulaye Hama; Holding, Penny; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Ndeezi, Grace; Tumwine, James K; Meda, Nicolas; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Kashala-Abotnes, Espérance. 2018. Association between stunting and neuro-psychological outcomes among children in Burkina Faso, West Africa. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health (CAPMH).
  • Mukunya, David; Haaland, Marte Emilie Sandvik; Tumwine, James K.; Ndeezi, Grace; Namugga, Olive; Tumuhamye, Josephine; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Rujumba, Joseph; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Moland, Karen Marie; Nankabirwa, Victoria. 2018. "We shall count it as a part of kyogero": acceptability and considerations for scale up of single dose chlorhexidine for umbilical cord care in Central Uganda. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth.
  • Mugisha, Alice Nandawula; Babic, Ankica; Wakholi, Peter; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2017. Usability in mobile electronic data collection tools: Form developers' views. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 72-75.
  • Oguttu, David W; Matovu, Joseph K B; Okumu, David C; Ario, Alex R; Okullo, Allen E; Opigo, Jimmy; Nankabirwa, Victoria. 2017. Rapid reduction of malaria following introduction of vector control interventions in Tororo District, Uganda: a descriptive study. Malaria Journal.
  • Sanou, Anselme Simeon; Diallo, Abdoulaye Hama; Holding, Penny; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Ndeezi, Grace; Tumwine, James K; Meda, Nicolas; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Kashala Abotnes, Esperance. 2017. Maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy and child's cognitive performance at 6-8 years of age in rural Burkina Faso: An observational study. PeerJ.
  • Mukunya, David; Tumwine, James K; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Ndeezi, Grace; Odongo, Isaac; Tumuhamye, Josephine; Tongun, Justin Bruno; Kizito, Samuel; Napyo, Agnes; Achora, Vincentina; Odongkara, Beatrice; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2017. Factors associated with delayed initiation of breastfeeding: a survey in Northern Uganda. Global health action.
  • Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Tumuhamye, Josephine; Tumwine, James K; Ndeezi, Grace; Martines, Jose Carlos; Sommerfelt, Halvor. 2017. Efficacy of umbilical cord cleansing with a single application of 4% chlorhexidine for the prevention of newborn infections in Uganda: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 1-9.
  • Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tumwine, James K; Namugga, Olive; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Ndeezi, Grace; Robberstad, Bjarne; Netea, Mihai G.; Sommerfelt, Halvor. 2017. Early versus late BCG vaccination in HIV-1-exposed infants in Uganda: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 1-17.
  • Birungi, Nancy; Fadnes, Lars T.; Kasangaki, Arabat; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Okullo, Isaac; Lie, Stein Atle; Tumwine, James K; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug. 2017. Assessing causal effects of early life course factors on early childhood caries in 5-year-old Ugandan children using Direct acyclic graphs (DAGs): A prospåective cohort study. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. 512-521.
  • Flenady, Vicki; Wojcieszek, Aleena M.; Fjeldheim, Ingvild; Friberg, Ingrid; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Jani-Bølstad, Jagrati; Myhre, Sonja; Middleton, Philippa; Crowther, Caroline; Ellwood, David; Tudehope, David; Pattinson, Robert; Ho, Jacqueline; Matthews, Jiji; Ortega, Aurora Bermudez; Venkateswaran, Mahima; Chou, Doris; Say, Lale; Mehl, Garrett; Frøen, Frederik. 2016. eRegistries: indicators for the WHO Essential Interventions for reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 14 pages.
  • Frøen, Frederik; Myhre, Sonja; Frost, Michael James; Chou, Doris; Mehl, Garrett; Say, Lale; Cheng, Socheat; Fjeldheim, Ingvild; Friberg, Ingrid; French, Steve; Jani-Bølstad, Jagrati; Kaye, Jane; Lewis, John; Lunde, Ane Kathrine; Mørkrid, Kjersti; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Nyanchoka, Linda; Stone, Hollie; Venkateswaran, Mahima; Wojcieszek, Aleena M.; Temmerman, Marleen; Flenady, Vicki J. 2016. eRegistries: Electronic registries for maternal and child health. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 15 pages.
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Birungi, Nancy; Lombard, Carl; Swanevelder, Sonja; Van den Broeck, Jan; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Tumwine, James K. 2016. Effects of an exclusive breastfeeding intervention for six months on growth patterns of 4-5 year old children in Uganda: The cluster-randomised PROMISE EBF trial. BMC Public Health. 9 pages.
  • Birungi, Nancy; Fadnes, Lars T.; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tumwine, James K; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug. 2016. Caretaker's caries experience and its association with early childhood caries and children's oral Health related quality of life: a prospective two generation study. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica. 605-612.
  • Birungi, Nancy; Fadnes, Lars T.; Okullo, Isaac; Kasangaki, Arabat; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Ndeezi, Grace; Tumwine, James K; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Lie, Stein Atle; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug. 2015. Effect of breastfeeding promotion on early childhood caries and breastfeeding duration among 5 year old children in Eastern Uganda: A cluster randomized trial. PLOS ONE.
  • Chola, Lumbwe; Fadnes, Lars T.; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Nkonki, Lungiswa; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tumwine, James K; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Robberstad, Bjarne. 2015. Cost-effectiveness of peer counselling for the promotion of exclusive breastfeeding in Uganda. PLOS ONE. 18 pages.
  • Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tumwine, James K; Mugaba, Proscovia M.; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Van De Perre, Philippe; Engebretsen, Ingunn Ms; Fadnes, Lars Thore; Fjeld, Eli; Fylkesnes, Knut; Klungsøyr, Jørn; Nordrehaug-Åstrøm, Anne; Olsen, Øystein Evjen; Robberstad, Bjarne; Ekström, Eva-Charlotte; Meda, Nicolas; Diallo, Hama; Ouedrago, Thomas; Rouamba, Jeremi; Traore, Bernadette Traore Germain; Zabsonre, Emmanuel; Tumwine, James K; Bwengye, Caleb; Karamagi, Charles; Nankunda, Jolly; Ndeezi, Grace; Wandera, Margaret; Kankasa, Chipepo; Katepa-Bwalya, Mary; Siuluta, Chafye; Siziya, Seter; Jackson, Debra; Chopra, Mickey; Colvin, Mark; Doherty, Tanya; Goga, Ameena; Matizirofa, Lyness; Nkonki, Lungiswa; Sanders, David; Zembe, Wanga. 2015. Child survival and BCG vaccination: A community based prospective cohort study in Uganda. BMC Public Health. 10 pages.
  • Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Doherty, Tanya; Diallo, Hama; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Fadnes, Lars T.; Ekström, Eva-Charlotte; Ramokolo, Vundli; Meda, Nicolas; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Jackson, Debra; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Tumwine, James K. 2014. Early infant feeding practices in three African countries: the PROMISE-EBF trial promoting exclusive breastfeeding by peer counsellors. International Breastfeeding Journal. 19.
  • Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tumwine, James K; Tylleskar, Thorkild; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Sommerfelt, Halvor. 2011. Perinatal mortality in Eastern Uganda: A community based prospective cohort study. PLOS ONE. 7 pages.
  • Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tylleskar, Thorkild; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tumwine, James K. 2011. Malaria Parasitaemia among Infants and Its Association with Breastfeeding Peer Counselling and Vitamin A Supplementation: A Secondary Analysis of a Cluster Randomized Trial. PLOS ONE. 8 pages.
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tylleskar, Thorkild; Tumwine, James K; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S. 2011. Is vaccination coverage a good indicator of age-appropriate vaccination? A prospective study from Uganda. Vaccine. 3564-3570.
  • Tylleskar, Thorkild; Jackson, Debra; Meda, Nicolas; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Chopra, Mickey; Diallo, Abdoulaye Hama; Doherty, Tanja; Ekström, Eva-Charlotte M; Fadnes, Lars T.; Goga, Ameena; Kankasa, Chipepo; Klungsøyr, Jørn Ivar; Lombard, Carl; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Van de Perre, Philippe; Sanders, David; Shanmugam, Rebecca; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Wamani, Henry; Tumwine, James K. 2011. Exclusive breastfeeding promotion by peer counsellors in sub-Saharan Africa (PROMISE-EBF): a cluster-randomised trial. The Lancet. 420-427.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Nankabirwa, Victoria. 2011. Child health in a Ugandan cohort: Studies on survival, vaccination and malaria.
Documentary
  • Ims, Frode; Nankabirwa, Victoria. 2017. Intervention studies to improve infant health and survival.
Abstract
  • Tylleskar, Thorkild; Diallo, Hama; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Meda, Nicolas; Tumwine, James; Sommerfelt, Halvor. 2012. High perinatal mortality in Burkina Faso and Uganda. Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 138-138.
  • Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tylleskar, Thorkild; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tumwine, James K. 2011. Prevalence of malaria parasitaemia among infants in Uganda and its association with breastfeeding, peer counselling and vitamin a supplementation. Tropical medicine & international health. 97-97.
Poster
  • Mukunya, David; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tumuhamye, Josephine; Kagongwe, Samuel; Nankabirwa, Victoria. 2017. Willingness to pay for a single dose 7.1% chlorhexidine digluconate solution for umbilical cord care in central Uganda: a contingency valuation study.
  • Mukunya, David; Haaland, Marte Emilie Sandvik; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Tumwine, James K; Moland, Karen Marie; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tumuhamye, Josephine; Nankabirwa, Victoria. 2017. We shall count it as a part of kyogero?. Acceptability of single dose 7.1% chlorhexidine di-gluconate solution for umbilical cord care among women in Kampala and Mukono district, central Uganda: A qualitative study.
  • Tumuhamye, Josephine; Tumwine, James K; Bwanga, Freddie; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Mukunya, David; Nankabirwa, Victoria. 2017. Microbial colonization of Ugandan women in labor.
  • Mugisha, Alice; Kagongwe, Samuel; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2017. Implementing Mobile Electronic Data Capture Forms in community and facility based health studies in Uganda: the start-up process.
  • Nalugya, Joyce; Ndeezi, Grace; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Skylstad, Vilde; Tumwine, James K; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S. 2015. Too many drinking too much too early? Alcohol use in middle childhood among Ugandan children.
  • Nalugya, Joyce; Ndeezi, Grace; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Skylstad, Vilde; Tumwine, James K; Babirye, Juliet Ndimwibo. 2015. Too many drinking too much too early? Alcohol use in middle childhood among Ugandan children.
  • Birungi, Nancy; Fadnes, Lars T.; Kasangaki, Arabat; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Okullo, Isaac; Tumwine, James K; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug. 2015. Early lifecourse predictors of Early Childhood Caries in Eastern Uganda.
  • Skylstad, Vilde; Nalugya, Joyce; Ndeezi, Grace; Akol, Angela; Moland, Karen Marie; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Tumwine, James K; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S. 2015. Are mental health problems in children being neglected? Preliminary results from SeeTheChild – Mental Child Health in Uganda.
  • Birungi, Nancy; Fadnes, Lars T.; Kasangaki, Arabat; Lie, Stein Atle; Okullo, Isaac; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Ndeezi, Grace; Tumwine, James K; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Åstrøm, Anne Nordrehaug. 2014. Breastfeeding promotion and early childhood caries (ECC) in eastern Uganda.
  • Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Jackson, Debra; Fadnes, Lars Thore; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Diallo, Hama; Doherty, Tanya; Lombard, Carl; Swanevelder, Sonja; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Ramokolo, Vundli; Sanders, David; Wamani, Henry; Meda, Nicolas; Tumwine, James; Ekström, Eva-Charlotte M; Van de Perre, Philippe; Kankasa, Chipepo; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tylleskar, Thorkild. 2012. Promotion of exclusive breastfeeding by peer-counsellors in Sub-Saharan Africa: Anthropometric outcomes from the cluster randomised PROMISE EBF TRIAL.
  • Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Jackson, Debra; Fadnes, Lars Thore; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Diallo, Abdoulaye Hama; Doherty, Tanya; Lombard, Carl; Swanevelder, Sonja; Nankunda, Jolly Kaharuza; Ramokolo, Vundli; Sanders, David; Wamani, Henry; Meda, Nicolas; Tumwine, James K.; Ekström, Eva-Charlotte M; Van de Perre, Philippe; Kankasa, Chipepo; Sommerfelt, Halvor; Tylleskar, Thorkild. 2012. Is promotion of exclusive breastfeeding safe in sub-Saharan Africa with respect to child growth? Results form the cluster-randomised PROMISE EBF-trial.
Chapter
  • Fadnes, Lars Thore; Nankabirwa, Victoria; Brestoff, Jonathan R.; Van den Broeck, Jan. 2013. Basic Concepts in Epidemiology . . In:
    • Van den Broeck, Jan; Brestoff, Jonathan R. 2013. Epidemiology: Principles and Practical Guidelines. Springer.

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