Publications by authors named "Zeleke Mekonnen"

73Publications

Acceptance of Human Papillomavirus Vaccination and Associated Factors Among Parents of Daughters in Gondar Town, Northwest Ethiopia.

Cancer Manag Res 2020 16;12:8519-8526. Epub 2020 Sep 16.

Department of Health System and Policy, Institute of Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/CMAR.S275038DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7502398PMC
September 2020

What we know and don't know about the immunization program of Ethiopia: a scoping review of the literature.

BMC Public Health 2020 Sep 7;20(1):1365. Epub 2020 Sep 7.

Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-09304-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7487697PMC
September 2020

Status of parasitological indicators and morbidity burden of onchocerciasis after years of successive implementation of mass distribution of ivermectin in selected communities of Yeki and Asosa districts, Ethiopia.

BMC Public Health 2020 Aug 12;20(1):1233. Epub 2020 Aug 12.

Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Parasitology, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-09344-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7425055PMC
August 2020

Diagnostic sensitivity of direct wet mount microscopy for soil-transmitted helminth infections in Jimma Town, Ethiopia.

J Infect Dev Ctries 2020 Jun 29;14(6.1):66S-71S. Epub 2020 Jun 29.

Department of Virology, Parasitology and Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3855/jidc.11733DOI Listing
June 2020

Timely completion of vaccination and its determinants among children in northwest, Ethiopia: a multilevel analysis.

BMC Public Health 2020 Jun 11;20(1):908. Epub 2020 Jun 11.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-08935-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7291496PMC
June 2020

Identification of transmission foci of Schistosoma mansoni: narrowing the intervention target from district to transmission focus in Ethiopia.

BMC Public Health 2020 May 24;20(1):769. Epub 2020 May 24.

School of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Institute of Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-08904-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7245888PMC
May 2020

Clinical care & blood pressure control among hypertensive people living with human immune deficiency virus: Prospective cohort study.

Ann Med Surg (Lond) 2020 Jun 5;54:114-124. Epub 2020 May 5.

School of Medical Laboratory, Institute of Health, Jimma University, P.O.Box: 378, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amsu.2020.04.017DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7225371PMC
June 2020

Epidemiology of intestinal parasitic infections in preschool and school-aged Ethiopian children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

BMC Public Health 2020 Jan 28;20(1):117. Epub 2020 Jan 28.

Department of Parasitology, School of Medical Laboratory Sciences, College Health Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-8222-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6988312PMC
January 2020

Does phone messaging improves tuberculosis treatment success? A systematic review and meta-analysis.

BMC Infect Dis 2020 Jan 14;20(1):42. Epub 2020 Jan 14.

Department of Health Informatics, Institute of Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-020-4765-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6961375PMC
January 2020

Comparison of four DNA extraction and three preservation protocols for the molecular detection and quantification of soil-transmitted helminths in stool.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2019 10 28;13(10):e0007778. Epub 2019 Oct 28.

Department of Virology, Parasitology and Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0007778DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6837582PMC
October 2019

Development of automated text-message reminder system to improve uptake of child vaccination in Ethiopia.

Online J Public Health Inform 2019 19;11(2):e15. Epub 2019 Sep 19.

Department of computer science, Faculty of Informatics, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v11i2.10244DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6788892PMC
September 2019

Willingness to Use Mobile based e-Partograph and Associated Factors among Care Providers in North Gondar Zone, Northwest Ethiopia.

Online J Public Health Inform 2019 19;11(2):e10. Epub 2019 Sep 19.

Department of Health Informatics, Institute of Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, Ethiopia.

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https://journals.uic.edu/ojs/index.php/ojphi/article/view/94
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http://dx.doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v11i2.9468DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6788899PMC
September 2019

How to Improve Local-Level Data Use Culture at Each Level of the Health System? An Implementation Science Study.

Stud Health Technol Inform 2019 Aug;264:1656-1657

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/SHTI190582DOI Listing
August 2019

Reaching the last mile: main challenges relating to and recommendations to accelerate onchocerciasis elimination in Africa.

Infect Dis Poverty 2019 Jul 4;8(1):60. Epub 2019 Jul 4.

Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Parasitology, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40249-019-0567-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6609392PMC
July 2019

Effect of mobile text message reminders on routine childhood vaccination: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Syst Rev 2019 06 28;8(1):154. Epub 2019 Jun 28.

Department of Health Informatics, Institute of Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13643-019-1054-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6598255PMC
June 2019

Epileptic patients' willingness to receive cell-phone based medication reminder in Northwest Ethiopia.

BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2019 06 24;19(1):109. Epub 2019 Jun 24.

Department of Health Informatics, Institute of Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12911-019-0830-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6589869PMC
June 2019

Undernutrition and its determinants among Ethiopian adolescent girls: a protocol for systematic review and meta-analysis.

BMJ Open 2019 05 22;9(5):e026718. Epub 2019 May 22.

Department of Nursing, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Debre Markos University, Debre Markos, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026718DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6538088PMC
May 2019

Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of bacteria isolated from patients with ear discharge in Jimma Town, Southwest, Ethiopia.

BMC Ear Nose Throat Disord 2018 4;18:17. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

1School of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Institute of Health, Jimma University, P.O. Box 378, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12901-018-0065-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6278048PMC
December 2018

Molecular epidemiology of Giardia duodenalis infection in humans in Southern Ethiopia: a triosephosphate isomerase gene-targeted analysis.

Infect Dis Poverty 2018 Mar 5;7(1):17. Epub 2018 Mar 5.

Department of Biology, Faculty of Science and Bioengineering Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40249-018-0397-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5836388PMC
March 2018

Effect of Calories Delivered on Clinical Outcomes in Critically Ill Patients: Systemic Review and Meta-analysis.

Indian J Crit Care Med 2017 Jun;21(6):376-390

Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ijccm.IJCCM_453_16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5492740PMC
June 2017

Comparison of individual and pooled urine samples for estimating the presence and intensity of Schistosoma haematobium infections at the population level.

Parasit Vectors 2015 Nov 16;8:593. Epub 2015 Nov 16.

Department of Virology, Parasitology and Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13071-015-1205-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4647670PMC
November 2015

Individual and community level determinants of childhood full immunization in Ethiopia: a multilevel analysis.

BMC Public Health 2015 Sep 28;15:972. Epub 2015 Sep 28.

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Directorate, Federal Ministry of Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-015-2315-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4587824PMC
September 2015

A new focus of schistosomiasis mansoni in Hayk town, northeastern Ethiopia.

BMC Res Notes 2015 Feb 3;8:22. Epub 2015 Feb 3.

Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences and Pathology,College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://www.biomedcentral.com/1756-0500/8/22
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-014-0965-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4318522PMC
February 2015

Prevalence and intensity of soil-transmitted helminth infections among pre-school age children in 12 kindergartens in Jimma Town, southwest Ethiopia.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2015 Mar 4;109(3):225-7. Epub 2014 Nov 4.

Department of Virology, Parasitology and Immunology, Ghent University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Merelbeke, Belgium

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/trstmh/tru178DOI Listing
March 2015

Schistosoma mansoni infection and undernutrition among school age children in Fincha'a sugar estate, rural part of West Ethiopia.

BMC Res Notes 2014 Oct 27;7:763. Epub 2014 Oct 27.

Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences and Pathology, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, P,O, Box 378, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-0500-7-763DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4216851PMC
October 2014

Parasitic Contamination of Fruits and Vegetables Collected from Selected Local Markets of Jimma Town, Southwest Ethiopia.

Int Sch Res Notices 2014 10;2014:382715. Epub 2014 Aug 10.

Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences and Pathology, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, 378 Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/382715DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4897545PMC
June 2016

Soil transmitted helminths and associated factors among schoolchildren in government and private primary school in Jimma Town, Southwest Ethiopia.

Ethiop J Health Sci 2013 Nov;23(3):237-44

Department of Medical Laboratory Science and Pathology, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3847533PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ejhs.v23i3.6DOI Listing
November 2013

Comparison of individual and pooled stool samples for the assessment of soil-transmitted helminth infection intensity and drug efficacy.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2013 16;7(5):e2189. Epub 2013 May 16.

Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences and Pathology, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002189DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3656117PMC
November 2013

Evaluation of the performance of CareStart Malaria Pf/Pv Combo rapid diagnostic test for the diagnosis of malaria in Jimma, southwestern Ethiopia.

Acta Trop 2010 Mar 11;113(3):285-8. Epub 2009 Dec 11.

School of Medical Lab. Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actatropica.2009.12.001DOI Listing
March 2010

Assessment of self-medication practices in Assendabo town, Jimma zone, southwestern Ethiopia.

Res Social Adm Pharm 2009 Mar 8;5(1):76-81. Epub 2008 Aug 8.

School of Pharmacy, Jimma University, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sapharm.2008.04.002DOI Listing
March 2009

Interactions between merozoite surface proteins 1, 6, and 7 of the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum.

J Biol Chem 2006 Oct 29;281(42):31517-27. Epub 2006 Aug 29.

Zentrum fuer Molekulare Biologie der Universitaet Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 282, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1074/jbc.M604641200DOI Listing
October 2006