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Adoption of Community Hygiene Strategies for Safe Water and Sanitation among Mothers of Underfives in Kitui County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2019-04)
Inadequate access to safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene constitutes a serious global threat to health accounting for approximately 4 billion cases of illness annually. Children under five years in the developing ...
Clinical Phenotypes Associated with Preterm Births at Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital In Kisumu County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2019-06)
Preterm birth is a global health problem. It is the leading cause of child and neonatal mortality globally including Kenya. Preterm birth is the birth occurring before 37 completed weeks of gestation. In Kenya, preterm ...
Predictors of Retention in Care among Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infected Pregnant Women in Narok County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2019-10)
Retention is critical to HIV-infected women for the prevention of mother to child infection, reduction of maternal morbidity and mortality. Treatment drop out is a major challenge that hinders the success of elimination ...
Risk Factors Associated with Syphilis Infection Among Men who Have Sex with Men in Nairobi City County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2019-03)
Syphilis is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Treponema palladium. Globally, about 12 million people, majority of whom come from sub-saharan Africa and Asia have suffered from syphilis infections. This study ...