Feasibility of a large cohort study in sub-Saharan Africa assessed through a four-country study Shona Dalal, Michelle D. Holmes, Carien Laurence, Francis Bajunirwe, David Guwatudde, Marina Njelekela, Clement Adebamowo, Joan Nankya-Mutyoba, Faraja S. Chiwanga, Jimmy Volmink, Ikeoluwapo Ajayi, Robert Kalyesubula, Todd G. Reid, Douglas Dockery, David Hemenway, Hans-Olov Adami
Transactional sex and HIV risks - evidence from a cross-sectional national survey among young people in Uganda Vikas Choudhry, Anne-Emmanuelle Ambresin, Viola Nilah Nyakato, Anette Agardh
Access to and value of information to support good practice for staff in Kenyan hospitals Naomi Muinga, Barbara Sen, Jim Todd, Philip Ayieko, Mike English
Special Issue: Transforming Nursing in South Africa Complete Special Issue, incl Table of Contents
Social accountability and nursing education in South Africa Susan J. Armstrong, Laetitia C. Rispel
Associations between urbanisation and components of the health-risk transition in Thailand. A descriptive study of 87,000 Thai adults Lynette L-Y. Lim, Tord Kjellstrom, Adrian Sleigh, Suwanee Khamman, Sam-Ang Seubsman, Jane Dixon, Cathy Banwell
Knowledge, attitudes and practice about malaria in rural Tigray, Ethiopia Johan Paulander, Henrik Olsson, Hailemariam Lemma, Asefaw Getachew, Miguel San Sebastian
<b>Building new knowledge</b> Complete Supplement, incl Table of Contents
Comparing the job satisfaction and intention to leave of different categories of health workers in Tanzania, Malawi, and South Africa Duane Blaauw, Prudence Ditlopo, Fresier Maseko, Maureen Chirwa, Aziza Mwisongo, Posy Bidwell, Steve Thomas, Charles Normand
Measuring self-reported health in low-income countries: piloting three instruments in semi-rural Burkina Faso Yulia Blomstedt, Aurélia Souares, Louis Niamba, Ali Sie, Lars Weinehall, Rainer Sauerborn

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