Publications by authors named "Kathleen Kahn"

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Multilevel predictors of controlled CD4 count and blood pressure in an integrated chronic disease management model in rural South Africa: a panel study.

BMJ Open 2020 Nov 3;10(11):e037580. Epub 2020 Nov 3.

Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-037580DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7640524PMC
November 2020

Self-Reported Physical Activity in Middle-Aged and Older Adults in Rural South Africa: Levels and Correlates.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2020 08 31;17(17). Epub 2020 Aug 31.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17176325DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7503598PMC
August 2020

Screen Time and Sleep of Rural and Urban South African Preschool Children.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2020 07 29;17(15). Epub 2020 Jul 29.

Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine, Department of Human Biology, University of Cape Town, Cape Town 7700, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17155449DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7432324PMC
July 2020

Paradox of HIV stigma in an integrated chronic disease care in rural South Africa: Viewpoints of service users and providers.

PLoS One 2020 31;15(7):e0236270. Epub 2020 Jul 31.

Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7394420PMC
September 2020

Adverse childhood experiences and domain-specific cognitive function in a population-based study of older adults in rural South Africa.

Psychol Aging 2020 Sep 23;35(6):818-830. Epub 2020 Jul 23.

Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/pag0000552DOI Listing
September 2020

CHAT SA: Modification of a Public Engagement Tool for Priority Setting for a South African Rural Context.

Int J Health Policy Manag 2020 Jul 8. Epub 2020 Jul 8.

SAMRC/Wits Centre for Health Economics and Decision Science - PRICELESS, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.34172/ijhpm.2020.110DOI Listing
July 2020

Qualitative accounts of PrEP discontinuation from the general population in Eswatini.

Cult Health Sex 2020 Jul 7:1-17. Epub 2020 Jul 7.

Faculty of Medicine, Heidelberg Institute of Global Health, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2020.1770333DOI Listing
July 2020

Epilepsy care cascade, treatment gap and its determinants in rural South Africa.

Seizure 2020 Aug 9;80:175-180. Epub 2020 Jun 9.

Studies of Epidemiology of Epilepsy in Demographic Surveillance Systems (SEEDS) - INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana; MRC/Wits Rural Public Health & Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; KEMRI/Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research - Coast, Kilifi, Kenya; Neurosciences Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom; Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2020.06.013DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7443697PMC
August 2020

Brief Report: HIV Incidence Among Older Adults in a Rural South African Setting: 2010-2015.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2020 Sep;85(1):18-22

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000002404DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7417014PMC
September 2020

Obstacles to intergenerational communication in caregivers' narratives regarding young people's sexual and reproductive health and lifestyle in rural South Africa.

BMC Public Health 2020 May 27;20(1):791. Epub 2020 May 27.

MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-08780-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7251858PMC
May 2020

Time-critical conditions: assessment of burden and access to care using verbal autopsy in Agincourt, South Africa.

BMJ Glob Health 2020 16;5(4):e002289. Epub 2020 Apr 16.

Medical Research Council/Wits University Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2020-002289DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7199706PMC
April 2020

Residual colonization by vaccine serotypes in rural South Africa four years following initiation of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine immunization.

Expert Rev Vaccines 2020 04 10;19(4):383-393. Epub 2020 Apr 10.

Department of Science and Technology/National Research Foundation: Vaccine Preventable Diseases, University of the Witwatersrand , Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14760584.2020.1750377DOI Listing
April 2020

Building cooperative learning to address alcohol and other drug abuse in Mpumalanga, South Africa: a participatory action research process.

Glob Health Action 2020 ;13(1):1726722

Aberdeen Centre for Health Data Science (ACHDS) Institute of Applied Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2020.1726722DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7067166PMC
November 2020

Correlates of ART Use Among Newly Diagnosed HIV Positive Adolescent Girls and Young Women Enrolled in HPTN 068.

AIDS Behav 2020 Sep;24(9):2606-2615

Epidemiology Department, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 135 Dauer Drive, 2101 McGavran-Greenberg Hall, CB #7435, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599-7435, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-020-02817-1DOI Listing
September 2020

Longitudinal Trajectories of Physical Intimate Partner Violence Among Adolescent Girls in Rural South Africa: Findings From HPTN 068.

J Adolesc Health 2020 Jul 13;67(1):69-75. Epub 2020 Feb 13.

Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; Medical Research Council/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2019.12.016DOI Listing
July 2020

Cash transfers in adolescence: a developmental perspective.

Lancet Child Adolesc Health 2020 03 30;4(3):177-178. Epub 2020 Jan 30.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, Parktown, South Africa; Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2352-4642(19)30432-8DOI Listing
March 2020

Treatment as Prevention-Provider Knowledge and Counseling Lag Behind Global Campaigns.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2020 02;83(2):e9-e12

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000002197DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6961802PMC
February 2020

Process elements contributing to community mobilization for HIV risk reduction and gender equality in rural South Africa.

PLoS One 2019 2;14(12):e0225694. Epub 2019 Dec 2.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6886772PMC
March 2020

Physical activity in early childhood education and care settings in a low-income, rural South African community: an observational study.

Rural Remote Health 2019 11 1;19(4):5249. Epub 2019 Nov 1.

Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine, Department of Human Biology, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; and MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

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http://dx.doi.org/10.22605/RRH5249DOI Listing
November 2019

Enhancing the value of mortality data for health systems: adding Circumstances Of Mortality CATegories (COMCATs) to deaths investigated by verbal autopsy.

Glob Health Action 2019 ;12(1):1680068

Aberdeen Centre for Health Data Science (ACHDS), Institute of Applied Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition, University of Aberdeen , Aberdeen , Scotland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2019.1680068DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6818104PMC
March 2020

Self-Esteem as an Indicator of Transactional Sex Among Young Women in Rural South Africa (HPTN 068).

AIDS Behav 2020 Mar;24(3):823-826

Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 135 Dauer Drive, 2101 McGavran-Greenberg Hall, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599-7435, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-019-02698-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7226909PMC
March 2020

Multilevel Gender-Equitable Norms and Risk of HIV and Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 Acquisition Among Young South African Women: A Longitudinal Analysis of the HIV Prevention Trials Network 068 Cohort.

J Adolesc Health 2019 12 19;65(6):730-737. Epub 2019 Sep 19.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2019.07.010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6874745PMC
December 2019

Multilevel Measures of Education and Pathways to Incident Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 in Adolescent Girls and Young Women in South Africa.

J Adolesc Health 2019 12 11;65(6):723-729. Epub 2019 Sep 11.

Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2019.06.008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6874764PMC
December 2019

The effects of a cash transfer intervention on sexual partnerships and HIV in the HPTN 068 study in South Africa.

Cult Health Sex 2020 Oct 9;22(10):1112-1127. Epub 2019 Sep 9.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2019.1655591DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7061081PMC
October 2020

Fostering gender equality and alternatives to violence: perspectives on a gender-transformative community mobilisation programme in rural South Africa.

Cult Health Sex 2020 Apr 20;22(sup1):127-144. Epub 2019 Aug 20.

Wits RHI, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2019.1650397DOI Listing
April 2020

'Water is life': developing community participation for clean water in rural South Africa.

BMJ Glob Health 2019 11;4(3):e001377. Epub 2019 Jun 11.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001377DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6570987PMC
June 2019

Rethinking collaboration: developing a learning platform to address under-five mortality in Mpumalanga province, South Africa.

Health Policy Plan 2019 Jul;34(6):418-429

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czz047DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6736195PMC
July 2019

Challenging socioeconomic status: A cross-cultural comparison of early executive function.

Dev Sci 2020 01 29;23(1):e12854. Epub 2019 May 29.

Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine, Department of Human Biology, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/desc.12854DOI Listing
January 2020

Home deaths of children under 5 years in rural South Africa: a population-based longitudinal study.

Trop Med Int Health 2019 07 14;24(7):862-878. Epub 2019 May 14.

Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13239DOI Listing
July 2019

Relationship between children's cognitions and later educational progress in rural South Africa: a longitudinal study.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2019 05 6;73(5):422-426. Epub 2019 Mar 6.

Department of Psychiatry, Oxford University, Oxford, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jech-2018-211361DOI Listing
May 2019

Associations of physical activity and gross motor skills with executive function in preschool children from low-income South African settings.

Dev Sci 2019 09 10;22(5):e12820. Epub 2019 Mar 10.

Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine, Department of Human Biology, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/desc.12820DOI Listing
September 2019

HIV self-testing: South African young adults' recommendations for ease of use, test kit contents, accessibility, and supportive resources.

BMC Public Health 2019 Jan 29;19(1):123. Epub 2019 Jan 29.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-6402-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6352366PMC
January 2019

Friendships Among Young South African Women, Sexual Behaviours and Connections to Sexual Partners (HPTN 068).

AIDS Behav 2019 Jun;23(6):1471-1483

Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9 SH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10461-019-02406-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6703905PMC
June 2019

The association between perceived household educational support and HIV risk in young women in a rural South African community (HPTN 068): A cross sectional study.

PLoS One 2019 17;14(1):e0210632. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6336295PMC
October 2019

Cross-sectional associations of physical activity and gross motor proficiency with adiposity in South African children of pre-school age.

Public Health Nutr 2018 Dec 26:1-10. Epub 2018 Dec 26.

2MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit,Faculty of Health Sciences,University of the Witwatersrand,Johannesburg,South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1368980018003579DOI Listing
December 2018

Body composition and physical activity as mediators in the relationship between socioeconomic status and blood pressure in young South African women: a structural equation model analysis.

BMJ Open 2018 12 19;8(12):e023404. Epub 2018 Dec 19.

MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023404DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6303607PMC
December 2018

Sociodemographic, socioeconomic, clinical and behavioural predictors of body mass index vary by sex in rural South African adults-findings from the AWI-Gen study.

Glob Health Action 2018 ;11(sup2):1549436

a MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences , University of the Witwatersrand , Johannesburg , South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2018.1549436DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6282437PMC
June 2019

Community collective efficacy is associated with reduced physical intimate partner violence (IPV) incidence in the rural province of Mpumalanga, South Africa: findings from HPTN 068.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2019 02 19;73(2):176-181. Epub 2018 Nov 19.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jech-2018-211357DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6490171PMC
February 2019

Village community mobilization is associated with reduced HIV incidence in young South African women participating in the HPTN 068 study cohort.

J Int AIDS Soc 2018 10;21 Suppl 7:e25182

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jia2.25182DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6192897PMC
October 2018

Education modifies the relationship between height and cognitive function in a cross-sectional population-based study of older adults in Rural South Africa.

Eur J Epidemiol 2019 Feb 10;34(2):131-139. Epub 2018 Oct 10.

Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA, USA.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s10654-018-0453-1
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10654-018-0453-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6370512PMC
February 2019

Are circumcised men safer sex partners? Findings from the HAALSI cohort in rural South Africa.

PLoS One 2018 1;13(8):e0201445. Epub 2018 Aug 1.

Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6070310PMC
January 2019

Association between internal migration and epidemic dynamics: an analysis of cause-specific mortality in Kenya and South Africa using health and demographic surveillance data.

BMC Public Health 2018 07 27;18(1):918. Epub 2018 Jul 27.

Medical Research Council/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, 27 St Andrews Road, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5851-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6062880PMC
July 2018

Depressive Symptoms and Their Relation to Age and Chronic Diseases Among Middle-Aged and Older Adults in Rural South Africa.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2019 05;74(6):957-963

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/gerona/gly145DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6521913PMC
May 2019

Cross-sectional relationship between haemoglobin concentration and measures of physical and cognitive function in an older rural South African population.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2018 09 21;72(9):796-802. Epub 2018 Apr 21.

Medical Research Council/Wits University Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jech-2018-210449DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6109255PMC
September 2018

Executive function associated with sexual risk in young South African women: Findings from the HPTN 068 cohort.

PLoS One 2018 2;13(4):e0195217. Epub 2018 Apr 2.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5880379PMC
July 2018

Rural-urban variations in age at menarche, adult height, leg-length and abdominal adiposity in black South African women in transitioning South Africa.

Ann Hum Biol 2018 Mar 20;45(2):123-132. Epub 2018 Mar 20.

a MRC/WITS Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics , School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand , Johannesburg , South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03014460.2018.1442497DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5964443PMC
March 2018

Context matters: Community social cohesion and health behaviors in two South African areas.

Health Place 2018 03 3;50:98-104. Epub 2018 Feb 3.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthplace.2017.12.009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5962353PMC
March 2018

Dietary Habits and Eating Practices and Their Association with Overweight and Obesity in Rural and Urban Black South African Adolescents.

Nutrients 2018 Jan 29;10(2). Epub 2018 Jan 29.

MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, School of Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu10020145DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5852721PMC
January 2018

Evidence for sample selection effect and Hawthorne effect in behavioural HIV prevention trial among young women in a rural South African community.

BMJ Open 2018 01 10;8(1):e019167. Epub 2018 Jan 10.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019167DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5781067PMC
January 2018

Prevalence and correlates of frailty in an older rural African population: findings from the HAALSI cohort study.

BMC Geriatr 2017 12 28;17(1):293. Epub 2017 Dec 28.

Medical Research Council/Wits University Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12877-017-0694-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5745732PMC
December 2017

The 'experimental public' in longitudinal health research: views of local leaders and service providers in rural South Africa.

Glob Health Res Policy 2017 6;2:26. Epub 2017 Sep 6.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s41256-017-0046-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5683227PMC
September 2017

Examining the relationships between body image, eating attitudes, BMI, and physical activity in rural and urban South African young adult females using structural equation modeling.

PLoS One 2017 16;12(11):e0187508. Epub 2017 Nov 16.

MRC/WITS Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Introducing visual participatory methods to develop local knowledge on HIV in rural South Africa.

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