COM RESEARCHERS DATABASE

Thematic Area : Non Communicable Diseases

Study Title Investigator
Stroke Aetiology and Risk Factors in Malawi (START} Benjamin Laura Dr
"Management and outcome of patients with heart failure in Musgrove Park Hospital Feasey Nicholas Dr
The contribution of anaemia of chronic disease and lymphoma Everett Dean Dr
Investigation of Parasite Receptors on Infected Red Blood Cells Choko A.T. Mr
Characterization of phenotypic and genotypic material shared between streptococcus pneumoniae and co-colonizers of the nasopharynx Nyirenda Tonney Stophen Dr
A Pilot Study Investigating the Causes of Pleural Effusion in Patients with Kaposi Sarcoma Nkhoma Minyanga Dr
"Malawian adult lower respiratory tract infection severity Mzinganjira H. Dr
An Evaluation of clinical and operational outcomes in the diabetes clinic at QUECH Sloan D. Dr
Aetiology and Outcome of Neonatal Sepsis and Meningitis in Malawi Walker D. Edward Prof
"Knowledge Borgstein Eric Prof
The Seasonality and Burden of Influenza Among Children and Adults. Mallewa Jane Edith Dr
Reaching all children through school-based interventions Laufer Mirriam Dr
An evaluation of mhGAP training for primary healthcare workers in five districts in Malawi Bandawe Chiwoza Dr
The mentoring process at the University of Malawi, College of Medicine: Quick Assessment with special reference to HIV/AIDS research Mlombe Y. Dr
Open Label Randomized Trial to Evaluate Sayana Press Suitability for at Home Subcutaneous Self- Injection Procedures in Adult Women Ngwira B. Dr
An Assessment of Tissue Quality of routine diagnostic formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue in the Deoartment of Histopathology at COM, Blantyre. Tomoka Tamiwe Dr
Exploring the perceptions of current family and contraception users towards the development of a long last acting reversible contraceptive implant. Bandawe Chiwoza Dr
Does timing of first dressing change affect graft success rate in paedriatric patients with burn contractures in Malawi. Chokotho Linda Dr
Characterisation of phenotypic and genotypic material shared between streptococcus pneumonia and colonizers of the nasopharynx. Proud Conor Dr
Developing mental health training in malawi. Crabb Jim Dr
Determination of population based cancer incidence among HIV-infected individualks in malawi. Dzamalala Patrick Charles Dr
Breast Cancer biology in Malawi. Determining the Hormone Receptor status Dzamalala Patrick Charles Dr
Female genital schistomiasis, HIV and infertility among care-seeking women in rural Malawi. Phuka John Dr
Selected Topical Medications: Patterns, Knowledge and Preference in Clinical Practice among Nigerian Physiotherapists. Mukoka Grace Miss
Prevalence of football injuries among football players in the Super league of Malawi Mughogho Anderson Mr
Perception of football coaches and team doctors regarding the need for Physiotherapy intervention in the management of football injuries Mughogho Anderson Mr
Plasma pHHRP2 levels as a predictors of malaria disease progression refining the testing algorithm. Fox L. Dr
Utility of bone marrow examination in resource resource-limited environment. Mlombe Y. Dr
Magnitude and patterns of hypertensive retinopathy at QECH Kayange Cyrus Petros Dr
A study to compare he efficacy of three formulation of ready-to-use therapeutic foods (RUTF) in the treatment of severe acute malnutrition Kerac Marko Dr
Dissecting the roles of protein o-GicNAcylation for gene express in Toxoplasm gondii Kam Kim Prof
Dissecting the roles of protein o-GicNAcylation for gene express in Toxoplasm gondii Kam Kim Prof
Epilepsy Associated Stigma in Zambia: Evidence-Based Interventions and Outcomes McDermott Michael P. Prof
Comprehensive Assessment of Retinal Vasculature (CARV) Joshi Vinayak Dr
Fully Automatic ROP Screening System: NeoScan Joshi Vinayak Dr
Mobile Evaluation Device for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Joshi Vinayak Dr
Automatic Eye Disease Screening System Joshi Vinayak Dr
Is cerebral malaria a risk factor for epilepsy? Potchen J. Michael Prof
Contraceptive Knowledge, Beliefs and Attitudes Chipeta Kondwani Effie Dr
Comparative Genomic Analysis of Meningitis- and Bacteremia-Causing Pneumococci Identifies a Common Core Genome Kiran Anmol Dr
Comparative Genomic Analysis of Meningitis- and Bacteremia-Causing Pneumococci Identifies a Common Core Genome Kiran Anmol Dr
Socio-Environmental and KAP Analysis of Risk Factors for Dengue in Ribeirão Preto, Brazil Wilson L. Mark Prof
Web-based international studies in limited populations of pediatric leukemia. Silvestri D. Dr
Connective Tissue Disease in a Malawian man Banda Ndaziona Dr
Prevalence of LensOpacity at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital in Blantyre. Batumba HN Dr
Supplementary feeding with either ready-to-use fortified spread or corn-soy blend in wasted adults starting antiretroviral therapy in Malawi: randomised, investigator blinded, controlled trial Ndekha Mcdonard Dr
Supplementary feeding with either ready-to-use fortified spread or corn-soy blend in wasted adults starting antiretroviral therapy in Malawi: randomised, investigator blinded, controlled trial Ndekha Mcdonard Dr
Influence of plasma fatty acids on zinc dynamics and blood clotting. Katundu Kondwani Dr
Fermentation of resistant starch by colonic microbiota from infants pre and early weaning in Low income countries Katundu Kondwani Dr
A randomised, placebo controlled double blinded clinical trial assessing the effects of high dose vitamin C supplementation on Sequential Organ Failure Assessment (SOFA) score, inotrope requirements, vitamin C status, oxidative stress, hyperglycaemia and biomarkers of endothelial function in critically ill patients with septic shock. Katundu Kondwani Dr
Vitamin C status, oxidative stress, hyperglycaemia and endothelial function in critically ill patients with septic shock. Katundu Kondwani Dr
Vitamin C status, oxidative stress, hyperglycaemia and endothelial function in critically ill patients with septic shock. Katundu Kondwani Dr
Community-level fatal and non-fatal stroke surveillance: providing the tools for evaluating interventions in hypertension and stroke in sub-Saharan Africa Mia Crampin Dr
Understanding chronic kidney disease in Malawi and Uganda. Mia Crampin Dr
Planning for a national non-communicable disease center of research excellence in Malawi Mia Crampin Dr
Understanding non-communicable diseases (NCD) and the role of infection in Africa: building a partnership to generate big data Mia Crampin Dr
Pneumococcal Surveillance Study in the Karonga Demographic Surveillance Site (KDSS). Mvula Hazzie Daud Mr
Surveillance of morbidity and mortality from stroke in the KDSS Mvula Hazzie Daud Mr
Use of traditional herbal medicines among patients on palliative care in Mulanje district, Malawi Chisaka Joseph Dr
Use of traditional herbal medicines among patients on palliative care in Mulanje district, Malawi Chisaka Joseph Dr
Bone health and antiretroviral therapy in Malawians living with HIV: Prevalence and role of weight bearing exercises Chisati Enock Madalitso Mr
Knowledge, attitudes and beliefs towards patients with chronic low back pain among final year School of Therapeutic Sciences students at the University of the Witwatersrand – A cross-sectional study Mukoka Grace Miss
Physiotherapists on Enlistment, Legislation and Benefits of Supplementary Prescribing Mukoka Grace Miss
Sexuality challenges among spinal cord injuries at Kachere rehabilitation centre Kalavina Reuben Mr
Experimental Human Pneumococcal Challenge Gordon Stephen Brian Prof
Pneumonia Aetiology and Severity Study (PASS) Gordon Stephen Brian Prof
Experimental human pneumococcal carriage to determine optimal protection from carriage and mechanisms of mucosal immunization against disease Gordon Stephen Brian Prof