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

Rural Remote Health 2019 Nov 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

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://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0210632PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6336295PMC
October 2019

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

AIDS Behav 2019 Oct 17. Epub 2019 Oct 17.

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
October 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

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

Cult Health Sex 2019 Sep 9:1-16. 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
September 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 Sep 11. 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, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2019.06.008DOI Listing
September 2019

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 Sep 19. 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
September 2019

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

Cult Health Sex 2019 Aug 20:1-18. 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
August 2019

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

Trop Med Int Health 2019 Jul 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

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

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

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

'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

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 May;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

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

J Epidemiol Community Health 2019 May 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

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

Dev Sci 2019 May 11:e12854. Epub 2019 May 11.

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
May 2019

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

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

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

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
January 2019

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

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

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

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://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0195217PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5880379PMC
July 2018

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

Gender Norms, Gender Role Conflict/Stress and HIV Risk Behaviors Among Men in Mpumalanga, South Africa.

AIDS Behav 2018 Jun;22(6):1858-1869

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/10.1007/s10461-017-1706-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6440537PMC
June 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

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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https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/03014460.2018.1
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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

Cohort Profile: Health and Ageing in Africa: a Longitudinal Study of an INDEPTH Community in South Africa (HAALSI).

Int J Epidemiol 2018 Jan 6. Epub 2018 Jan 6.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyx247DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6005147PMC
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

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

Effect of Schooling on Age-Disparate Relationships and Number of Sexual Partners Among Young Women in Rural South Africa Enrolled in HPTN 068.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2017 12;76(5):e107-e114

*Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC; †Division of Epidemiology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; ‡Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC; §Medical Research Council/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, School of Public Health, Faculty of the Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; ‖Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; ¶Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA; #INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana; **Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; ††School of Health and Society, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia; and ‡‡Epidemiology and Global Health Unit, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000001544DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5680112PMC
December 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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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5690598PMC
December 2017

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

Respiratory syncytial virus in adults with severe acute respiratory illness in a high HIV prevalence setting.

J Infect 2017 10 1;75(4):346-355. Epub 2017 Jul 1.

Centre for Respiratory Diseases and Meningitis, National Institute for Communicable Diseases of the National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa; Medical Research Council: Respiratory and Meningeal Pathogens Research Unit and 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/10.1016/j.jinf.2017.06.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5712433PMC
October 2017

Childhood deprivation and later-life cognitive function in a population-based study of older rural South Africans.

Soc Sci Med 2017 10 14;190:20-28. Epub 2017 Aug 14.

Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Cambridge, MA, USA; 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.socscimed.2017.08.009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5915343PMC
October 2017

Understanding the Relationship between Socio-Economic Status, Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour, and Adiposity in Young Adult South African Women Using Structural Equation Modelling.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2017 10 23;14(10). Epub 2017 Oct 23.

MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph14101271DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5664772PMC
October 2017

The effect of school attendance and school dropout on incident HIV and HSV-2 among young women in rural South Africa enrolled in HPTN 068.

AIDS 2017 09;31(15):2127-2134

aDepartment of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA bMRC/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 cDepartment of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA dEpidemiology and Global Health Unit, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden eDepartment of Biostatistics, University of Washington fFred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington gDepartment of Pathology, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA hINDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana, West Africa iSchool of Health and Society, University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia jWits Reproductive Health and HIV Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000001584DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5599334PMC
September 2017

Bringing all together for research capacity building in LMICs - Authors' reply.

Lancet Glob Health 2017 09;5(9):e870

USAID/Predict Program, Freetown, Sierra Leone; 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; Centre for Global Health, King's College London, London WC2R 2LS, UK. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Socioeconomic differences in mortality in the antiretroviral therapy era in Agincourt, rural South Africa, 2001-13: a population surveillance analysis.

Lancet Glob Health 2017 09;5(9):e924-e935

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; CU Population Center, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, USA; INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana; Department of Sociology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S2214109X173029
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(17)30297-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5559644PMC
September 2017

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

BMJ Glob Health 2017 28;2(3):e000231. Epub 2017 Sep 28.

Centre for Global Development and Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2016-000231DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5640027PMC
September 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

Effectiveness of an Integrated Approach to HIV and Hypertension Care in Rural South Africa: Controlled Interrupted Time-Series Analysis.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2017 08;75(4):472-479

*Medical Research Council/Wits University 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 Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, College of Medical Sciences, University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria; ‡Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; §Julius Global Health, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands; ‖The International Network for the Demographic Evaluation of Populations and Their Health in Developing Countries (INDEPTH), Accra, Ghana; and ¶Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research,Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000001437DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5483981PMC
August 2017

The ART Advantage: Health Care Utilization for Diabetes and Hypertension in Rural South Africa.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2017 08;75(5):561-567

*Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA;†Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA;‡Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA;§Medical Research Council/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa;‖Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI), KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa;¶Research Department of Infection and Population Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom;#INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana;**Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany;††Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; and‡‡Center for Health Decision Science, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000001445DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5516957PMC
August 2017

Young women's perceptions of transactional sex and sexual agency: a qualitative study in the context of rural South Africa.

BMC Public Health 2017 08 22;17(1):666. Epub 2017 Aug 22.

Department of Global Health and Development, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), London, UK.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5568133PMC
August 2017

Physical Function in an Aging Population in Rural South Africa: Findings From HAALSI and Cross-National Comparisons With HRS Sister Studies.

J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 2017 Jul;72(4):665-679

Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6075193PMC
July 2017

Research capacity building-obligations for global health partners.

Lancet Glob Health 2017 06;5(6):e567-e568

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; Centre for Global Health, King's College London, London, UK. Electronic address:

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June 2017

Men's Perceptions of Treatment as Prevention in South Africa: Implications for Engagement in HIV Care and Treatment.

AIDS Educ Prev 2017 Jun;29(3):274-287

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/PMC6686680PMC
June 2017

Progression of the epidemiological transition in a rural South African setting: findings from population surveillance in Agincourt, 1993-2013.

BMC Public Health 2017 05 10;17(1):424. Epub 2017 May 10.

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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May 2017

Quality of integrated chronic disease care in rural South Africa: user and provider perspectives.

Health Policy Plan 2017 03;32(2):257-266

Medical Research Council/Wits University 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/PMC5400067PMC
March 2017

Developing Intervention Strategies to Optimise Body Composition in Early Childhood in South Africa.

Biomed Res Int 2017 16;2017:5283457. Epub 2017 Jan 16.

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

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February 2017

Cardiometabolic risk in a population of older adults with multiple co-morbidities in rural south africa: the HAALSI (Health and Aging in Africa: longitudinal studies of INDEPTH communities) study.

BMC Public Health 2017 02 17;17(1):206. Epub 2017 Feb 17.

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

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5314614PMC
February 2017

Evaluation of the Tsima community mobilization intervention to improve engagement in HIV testing and care in South Africa: study protocol for a cluster randomized trial.

Implement Sci 2017 Jan 17;12(1). Epub 2017 Jan 17.

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

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5240325PMC
January 2017

The employment environment for youth in rural South Africa: A mixed-methods study.

Dev South Afr 2017 5;34(1):17-32. Epub 2017 Jan 5.

MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Faculty of Health Sciences, 1 Jan Smuts Avenue, Braamfontein 2000, Johannesburg, South Africa; Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, SE-901 87, Umeå, Sweden; Indepth Network, P.O. Box KD 213, Accra, Ghana.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5300739PMC
January 2017

Assessing Changes in Household Socioeconomic Status in Rural South Africa, 2001-2013: A Distributional Analysis Using Household Asset Indicators.

Soc Indic Res 2017;133(3):1047-1073. Epub 2016 Jun 28.

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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June 2016