Gizachew Tessema, PhD, MPH - University of Gondar/Curtin University

Gizachew Tessema

PhD, MPH

University of Gondar/Curtin University

Australia

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Gizachew Tessema, PhD, MPH - University of Gondar/Curtin University

Gizachew Tessema

PhD, MPH

Introduction

Primary Affiliation: University of Gondar/Curtin University - Australia

Education

Dec 2019
University of Adelaide
PhD - Public Health
Jul 2012
University of Gondar
MPH - Reproductive and Child Health
Mar 2009
Hawassa University
BSc- Public Health

Publications

28Publications

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297PubMed Central Citations

Healthcare providers' perspectives on use of the national guideline for family planning services in Amhara Region, Ethiopia: a qualitative study.

BMJ Open 2019 02 20;9(2):e023403. Epub 2019 Feb 20.

School of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023403DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6398659PMC
February 2019
2.063 Impact Factor

Prevalence of dual contraceptive use and associated factors among HIV positive women at University of Gondar Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia.

BMC Res Notes 2019 Jan 18;12(1):36. Epub 2019 Jan 18.

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, School of Medicine, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-019-4053-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6339424PMC
January 2019
2 Reads

Global, Regional, and National Cancer Incidence, Mortality, Years of Life Lost, Years Lived With Disability, and Disability-Adjusted Life-Years for 29 Cancer Groups, 1990 to 2016: A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study.

Authors:
Christina Fitzmaurice Tomi F Akinyemiju Faris Hasan Al Lami Tahiya Alam Reza Alizadeh-Navaei Christine Allen Ubai Alsharif Nelson Alvis-Guzman Erfan Amini Benjamin O Anderson Olatunde Aremu Al Artaman Solomon Weldegebreal Asgedom Reza Assadi Tesfay Mehari Atey Leticia Avila-Burgos Ashish Awasthi Huda Omer Ba Saleem Aleksandra Barac James R Bennett Isabela M Bensenor Nickhill Bhakta Hermann Brenner Lucero Cahuana-Hurtado Carlos A Castañeda-Orjuela Ferrán Catalá-López Jee-Young Jasmine Choi Devasahayam Jesudas Christopher Sheng-Chia Chung Maria Paula Curado Lalit Dandona Rakhi Dandona José das Neves Subhojit Dey Samath D Dharmaratne David Teye Doku Tim R Driscoll Manisha Dubey Hedyeh Ebrahimi Dumessa Edessa Ziad El-Khatib Aman Yesuf Endries Florian Fischer Lisa M Force Kyle J Foreman Solomon Weldemariam Gebrehiwot Sameer Vali Gopalani Giuseppe Grosso Rahul Gupta Bishal Gyawali Randah Ribhi Hamadeh Samer Hamidi James Harvey Hamid Yimam Hassen Roderick J Hay Simon I Hay Behzad Heibati Molla Kahssay Hiluf Nobuyuki Horita H Dean Hosgood Olayinka S Ilesanmi Kaire Innos Farhad Islami Mihajlo B Jakovljevic Sarah Charlotte Johnson Jost B Jonas Amir Kasaeian Tesfaye Dessale Kassa Yousef Saleh Khader Ejaz Ahmad Khan Gulfaraz Khan Young-Ho Khang Mohammad Hossein Khosravi Jagdish Khubchandani Jacek A Kopec G Anil Kumar Michael Kutz Deepesh Pravinkumar Lad Alessandra Lafranconi Qing Lan Yirga Legesse James Leigh Shai Linn Raimundas Lunevicius Azeem Majeed Reza Malekzadeh Deborah Carvalho Malta Lorenzo G Mantovani Brian J McMahon Toni Meier Yohannes Adama Melaku Mulugeta Melku Peter Memiah Walter Mendoza Tuomo J Meretoja Haftay Berhane Mezgebe Ted R Miller Shafiu Mohammed Ali H Mokdad Mahmood Moosazadeh Paula Moraga Seyyed Meysam Mousavi Vinay Nangia Cuong Tat Nguyen Vuong Minh Nong Felix Akpojene Ogbo Andrew Toyin Olagunju Mahesh Pa Eun-Kee Park Tejas Patel David M Pereira Farhad Pishgar Maarten J Postma Farshad Pourmalek Mostafa Qorbani Anwar Rafay Salman Rawaf David Laith Rawaf Gholamreza Roshandel Saeid Safiri Hamideh Salimzadeh Juan Ramon Sanabria Milena M Santric Milicevic Benn Sartorius Maheswar Satpathy Sadaf G Sepanlou Katya Anne Shackelford Masood Ali Shaikh Mahdi Sharif-Alhoseini Jun She Min-Jeong Shin Ivy Shiue Mark G Shrime Abiy Hiruye Sinke Mekonnen Sisay Amber Sligar Muawiyyah Babale Sufiyan Bryan L Sykes Rafael Tabarés-Seisdedos Gizachew Assefa Tessema Roman Topor-Madry Tung Thanh Tran Bach Xuan Tran Kingsley Nnanna Ukwaja Vasiliy Victorovich Vlassov Stein Emil Vollset Elisabete Weiderpass Hywel C Williams Nigus Bililign Yimer Naohiro Yonemoto Mustafa Z Younis Christopher J L Murray Mohsen Naghavi

JAMA Oncol 2018 11;4(11):1553-1568

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.2706DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6248091PMC
November 2018
128 Reads

Adequacy of Pathologic Reports of Invasive Breast Cancer From Mastectomy Specimens at Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital Oncology Center in Ethiopia.

J Glob Oncol 2018 07;4:1-12

Abdu A. Yesufe, Mathewos Assefa, Abebe Bekele, Wondwossen Ergete, Abreha Aynalem, and Tigeneh Wondemagegnehu, Addis Ababa University, Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital, Addis Ababa; Gizachew Assefa Tessema, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia; Johan Tausjø, Norwegian Radium Hospital, Oslo University, Oslo, Norway; Eva Johanna Kantelhardt, Institute of Medical Epidemiology, Martin-Luther-University, Halle an der Saale, Germany; and Ted Gansler and Ahmedin Jemal, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JGO.17.00198DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6223529PMC
July 2018
4 Reads

Association between skilled maternal healthcare and postpartum contraceptive use in Ethiopia.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2018 May 16;18(1):172. Epub 2018 May 16.

Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12884-018-1790-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5956619PMC
May 2018
22 Reads
2.190 Impact Factor

Global, Regional, and National Cancer Incidence, Mortality, Years of Life Lost, Years Lived With Disability, and Disability-Adjusted Life-years for 32 Cancer Groups, 1990 to 2015: A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study.

Authors:
Christina Fitzmaurice Christine Allen Ryan M Barber Lars Barregard Zulfiqar A Bhutta Hermann Brenner Daniel J Dicker Odgerel Chimed-Orchir Rakhi Dandona Lalit Dandona Tom Fleming Mohammad H Forouzanfar Jamie Hancock Roderick J Hay Rachel Hunter-Merrill Chantal Huynh H Dean Hosgood Catherine O Johnson Jost B Jonas Jagdish Khubchandani G Anil Kumar Michael Kutz Qing Lan Heidi J Larson Xiaofeng Liang Stephen S Lim Alan D Lopez Michael F MacIntyre Laurie Marczak Neal Marquez Ali H Mokdad Christine Pinho Farshad Pourmalek Joshua A Salomon Juan Ramon Sanabria Logan Sandar Benn Sartorius Stephen M Schwartz Katya A Shackelford Kenji Shibuya Jeff Stanaway Caitlyn Steiner Jiandong Sun Ken Takahashi Stein Emil Vollset Theo Vos Joseph A Wagner Haidong Wang Ronny Westerman Hajo Zeeb Leo Zoeckler Foad Abd-Allah Muktar Beshir Ahmed Samer Alabed Noore K Alam Saleh Fahed Aldhahri Girma Alem Mulubirhan Assefa Alemayohu Raghib Ali Rajaa Al-Raddadi Azmeraw Amare Yaw Amoako Al Artaman Hamid Asayesh Niguse Atnafu Ashish Awasthi Huda Ba Saleem Aleksandra Barac Neeraj Bedi Isabela Bensenor Adugnaw Berhane Eduardo Bernabé Balem Betsu Agnes Binagwaho Dube Boneya Ismael Campos-Nonato Carlos Castañeda-Orjuela Ferrán Catalá-López Peggy Chiang Chioma Chibueze Abdulaal Chitheer Jee-Young Choi Benjamin Cowie Solomon Damtew José das Neves Suhojit Dey Samath Dharmaratne Preet Dhillon Eric Ding Tim Driscoll Donatus Ekwueme Aman Yesuf Endries Maryam Farvid Farshad Farzadfar Joao Fernandes Florian Fischer Tsegaye Tewelde G/Hiwot Alemseged Gebru Sameer Gopalani Alemayehu Hailu Masako Horino Nobuyuki Horita Abdullatif Husseini Inge Huybrechts Manami Inoue Farhad Islami Mihajlo Jakovljevic Spencer James Mehdi Javanbakht Sun Ha Jee Amir Kasaeian Muktar Sano Kedir Yousef S Khader Young-Ho Khang Daniel Kim James Leigh Shai Linn Raimundas Lunevicius Hassan Magdy Abd El Razek Reza Malekzadeh Deborah Carvalho Malta Wagner Marcenes Desalegn Markos Yohannes A Melaku Kidanu G Meles Walter Mendoza Desalegn Tadese Mengiste Tuomo J Meretoja Ted R Miller Karzan Abdulmuhsin Mohammad Alireza Mohammadi Shafiu Mohammed Maziar Moradi-Lakeh Gabriele Nagel Devina Nand Quyen Le Nguyen Sandra Nolte Felix A Ogbo Kelechi E Oladimeji Eyal Oren Mahesh Pa Eun-Kee Park David M Pereira Dietrich Plass Mostafa Qorbani Amir Radfar Anwar Rafay Mahfuzar Rahman Saleem M Rana Kjetil Søreide Maheswar Satpathy Monika Sawhney Sadaf G Sepanlou Masood Ali Shaikh Jun She Ivy Shiue Hirbo Roba Shore Mark G Shrime Samuel So Samir Soneji Vasiliki Stathopoulou Konstantinos Stroumpoulis Muawiyyah Babale Sufiyan Bryan L Sykes Rafael Tabarés-Seisdedos Fentaw Tadese Bemnet Amare Tedla Gizachew Assefa Tessema J S Thakur Bach Xuan Tran Kingsley Nnanna Ukwaja Benjamin S Chudi Uzochukwu Vasiliy Victorovich Vlassov Elisabete Weiderpass Mamo Wubshet Terefe Henock Gebremedhin Yebyo Hassen Hamid Yimam Naohiro Yonemoto Mustafa Z Younis Chuanhua Yu Zoubida Zaidi Maysaa El Sayed Zaki Zerihun Menlkalew Zenebe Christopher J L Murray Mohsen Naghavi

JAMA Oncol 2017 Apr;3(4):524-548

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.5688DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6103527PMC
April 2017
222 Reads
288 Citations

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guideline for the Management of Patients With Positional Plagiocephaly: The Role of Physical Therapy.

Neurosurgery 2016 Nov;79(5):E630-E631

*Department of Neurological Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon; ‡Semmes-Murphey Neurologic & Spine Institute; Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center; Le Bonheur Children's Hospital; Memphis, Tennessee; §Kids Specialty Center, Women's & Children's Hospital, Lafayette, Louisiana; ¶Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire; ∥Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, University of Florida Health Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Florida; #Division of Neurosurgery, University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington, Vermont; **St. Louis Cleft-Craniofacial Center, SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital at Saint Louis University, Division of Plastic Surgery, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri; ‡‡Department of Neurosurgery, Palmetto Health University of South Carolina Medical Group, Columbia, South Carolina; §§Guidelines Department, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Schaumburg, Illinois; ¶¶Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; ‖‖Advocate Children's Hospital, Oak Lawn, Illinois; ##Department of Pediatric Neurological Surgery, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; ***Department of Surgery, Division of Neurosurgery, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey; ‡‡‡Goryeb Children's Hospital of Atlantic Health Systems Morristown, New Jersey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1227/NEU.0000000000001429DOI Listing
November 2016
29 Reads
3.620 Impact Factor

Factors determining quality of care in family planning services in Africa: a systematic review protocol.

JBI Database System Rev Implement Rep 2016 08;14(8):103-14

1School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia 2Department of Reproductive Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11124/JBISRIR-2016-003056DOI Listing
August 2016
6 Reads

Condom utilization and sexual behavior of female sex workers in Northwest Ethiopia: A cross-sectional study.

Pan Afr Med J 2015 25;21:50. Epub 2015 May 25.

Department of Environmental and Occupational and Health and Safety, Institute of Public Health, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11604/pamj.2015.21.50.6009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4564417PMC
May 2016
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Postpartum contraceptive use in Gondar town, Northwest Ethiopia: a community based cross-sectional study.

BMC Womens Health 2015 22;15:19. Epub 2015 Feb 22.

Mahiberehiwot for Social Development Organization, Gondar, Ethiopia,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12905-015-0178-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4344775PMC
December 2015
4 Reads
1.660 Impact Factor

Effects of antenatal care and institutional delivery on exclusive breastfeeding practice in northwest Ethiopia: a nested case-control study.

Int Breastfeed J 2015 19;10:30. Epub 2015 Nov 19.

Department of Reproductive Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13006-015-0055-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4653867PMC
November 2015
22 Reads

Knowledge of pregnant women on mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Meket District, Northeast Ethiopia.

J Pregnancy 2015 9;2015:960830. Epub 2015 Feb 9.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Public Health, University of Gondar, P.O. Box 196, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/960830DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4337054PMC
September 2015
27 Reads

Knowledge of partograph and its associated factors among obstetric care providers in North Shoa Zone, Central Ethiopia: a cross sectional study.

BMC Res Notes 2015 Sep 4;8:407. Epub 2015 Sep 4.

Department of Midwifery, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-015-1363-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4558760PMC
September 2015
6 Reads

Partograph utilization and associated factors among obstetric care providers in North Shoa Zone, Central Ethiopia: a cross sectional study.

Afr Health Sci 2015 Jun;15(2):552-9

Department of Reproductive Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ahs.v15i2.30DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4480482PMC
June 2015
7 Reads
0.662 Impact Factor

High prevalence of workplace violence among nurses working at public health facilities in Southern Ethiopia.

BMC Nurs 2015 3;14. Epub 2015 Mar 3.

Department of Reproductive Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://bmcnurs.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12912-015
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12912-015-0062-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4357058PMC
March 2015
9 Reads

Preeclampsia and associated factors among pregnant women attending antenatal care in Dessie referral hospital, Northeast Ethiopia: a hospital-based study.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2015 Mar 29;15:73. Epub 2015 Mar 29.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Public Health, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1186%2Fs12884-015-05
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12884-015-0502-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4392792PMC
March 2015
80 Reads
2.190 Impact Factor

The prevalence of precancerous cervical cancer lesion among HIV-infected women in southern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study.

PLoS One 2013 20;8(12):e84519. Epub 2013 Dec 20.

Department of Reproductive Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0084519PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3869839PMC
October 2014
35 Reads
3.234 Impact Factor

Adherence to antiretroviral therapy and its associated factors among children at South Wollo Zone Hospitals, Northeast Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study.

BMC Public Health 2014 Apr 15;14:365. Epub 2014 Apr 15.

Department of Reproductive Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-14-365DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4002537PMC
April 2014
5 Reads
2.264 Impact Factor

Birth interval and its predictors among married women in Dabat District, Northwest Ethiopia: a retrospective follow up study.

Afr J Reprod Health 2013 Jun;17(2):39-45

Department of Reproductive Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Gondar, Ethiopia.

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June 2013
6 Reads

Determinants of skilled attendance for delivery in Northwest Ethiopia: a community based nested case control study.

BMC Public Health 2013 Feb 12;13:130. Epub 2013 Feb 12.

Department of Reproductive Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-13-130DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3577480PMC
February 2013
22 Reads
2.264 Impact Factor

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