Publications

A qualitative study Dagmawit Tewahido,Yemane Berhane Self-Care Practices among Diabetes Patients in Addis Ababa.

Gelaye B, Okeiga J, Ayantoye I, Berhane HY, Berhane Y, Williams MA.Sleep Breath. 2016 Dec;20(4):1319-1326. Association of suicidal ideation with poor sleep quality among Ethiopian adults.

Shifraw T, Berhane Y, Gulema H, Kendall T, Austin A.BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2016 Oct 12;16(1):307.A qualitative study on factors that influence women's choice of delivery in health facilities in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Gelaye B, Wilson I, Berhane HY, Deyessa N, Bahretibeb Y, Wondimagegn D, Shibre Kelkile T, Berhane Y, Fann JR, Williams MA.Compr Psychiatry. 2016 Oct;70:216-21. doi: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2016.07.011.PMID:27567282 Diagnostic validity of the Patient Health Questionnaire-2 (PHQ-2) among Ethiopian adults.

 Geda B, Berhane Y, Assefa N, Worku A.PLoS One. 2016 May 5;11(5):e0152791. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0152791. In Rural Eastern Ethiopia Hearing Loss Is the Most Frequent Disability during Childhood: A Community Based Survey.

Tadesse E, Ekström EC, Berhane Y. Nutrients. 2016 Apr 27;8(5). pii: E251. doi: 10.3390/nu8050251. Challenges in Implementing the Integrated Community-Based Outpatient Therapeutic Program for Severely Malnourished Children in Rural Southern Ethiopia.

Whittier AB, Gelaye B, Deyessa N, Bahretibeb Y, Kelkile TS, Berhane Y, Williams MA. J Affect Disord. 2016 Jun;197:58-65. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2016.02.052. Major depressive disorder and suicidal behavior among urban dwelling Ethiopian adult outpatients at a general hospital.

 Geda B, Berhane Y, Assefa N and Worku A.  Enrollment among Children with Disability in Rural Eastern Ethiopia: A Community-Based Survey. Commun Disord Deaf Stud Hearing Aids 2016, 4:4 DOI: 10.4172/2375-4427.1000166

Tigest Shifraw,Amare Worku,Yemane Berhane. Factors associated exclusive breastfeeding practices of urban women in Addis Ababa public health centers, Ethiopia: a cross sectional study.International Breastfeeding Journal 07/2015; 10(1):22. DOI:10.1186/s13006-015-0047-4

Isabel Morgan,Francisco Eguia,Bizu Gelaye,B Lee Peterlin,Mahlet G Tadesse,Seblewengel Lemma,Yemane Berhane, Michelle A Williams Sleep disturbances and quality of life in Sub-Saharan African migraineurs.The Journal of Headache and Pain 12/2015; 16(1):504. DOI:10.1186/s10194-015-0504-x3.28 Impact Factor

Bizu Gelaye,Vitool Lohsoonthorn,Somrat Lertmeharit,Wipawan C Pensuksan,Sixto E Sanchez,Seblewengel Lemma,Yemane Berhane,Xiaotong Zhu Juan Carlos Velez,Clarita Barbosa,Asterio Anderade,Mahlet G Tadesse,Michelle A Williams Construct Validity and Factor Structure of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index and Epworth Sleepiness Scale in a Multi-National Study of African, South East Asian and South American College Students.PLoS ONE 12/2014; 9(12):e116383. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0116383 3.23 Impact Factor

Bizu Gelaye,Mahlet G Tadesse,Vitool Lohsoonthorn,Somrat Lertmeharit,Wipawan C Pensuksan,Sixto E Sanchez,Seblewengel Lemma,Yemane Berhane,Juan Carlos Velez,Clarita Barbosa,Asterio Anderade Michelle A Williams Psychometric properties and factor structure of the General Health Questionnaire as a screening tool for anxiety and depressive symptoms in a multi-national study of young adults.Journal of Affective Disorders 08/2015; 187:197-202. DOI:10.1016/j.jad.2015.08.045 3.71 Impact Factor

Shimels Hussien,Amare Worku,Ayalew Aklilu,Kumlachew Abate.Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food for Management of Wasting in HIV Infected Adults: A Qualitative Investigation of Views and Experiences of Patients in Ethiopia.International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition 08/2015; 4(4 5):518-529. DOI:10.11648/j.ijnfs.20150405.12 1.20 Impact Factor

Habte F, Demissie M.  Magnitude and factors associated with institutional delivery service utilization among childbearing mothers in Cheha district, Gurage zone, SNNPR, Ethiopia: a community based cross sectional study.  BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2015; 15: 299.  2015 Nov 17. doi:  10.1186/s12884-015-0716-8

Fisseha D, Demissie M. Assessment of Directly Observed Therapy (DOT) following tuberculosis regimen change in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a qualitative study, BMC. Infectious Diseases. (2015) 15:405 DOI 10.1186/s12879-015-1142-2.

Shumet T, Demissie M, Bekele Y. Prevalence of Disability and Associated Factors among Registered Leprosy Patients In All Africa TB and Leprosy Rehabilitation and Training Centre (ALERT), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. EJHS, EJHS, Vol.25:4: October 2015.

Manalebeh A, Demissie M, The Quality of Sputum Smear Microscopy in Public-Private Mix Directly Observed Treatment Laboratories in West Amhara Region, Ethiopia. PLOS ONE | DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0123749 April 7, 2015.

Astatkie A, Demissie M, Berhane Y, Worku A.  Prevalence of and factors assoicatted with regular Khat chewing among University students in Ethiopia.  Substance abuse and Rehabilitation, Dove Press Journal,  Feb-26-2015

Astatkie A, Demissie M, Berhane Y. Oral symptoms significantly higher among long-term khat (Catha edulis) user university students in Ethiopia. Epidemiology and Health, 2015;e2015009: http://dx.doi/10.4178/epih/e2015009

Alemu A, Letta S, Demissie M.  Premarital sexual Practice and its associated factors among high school adolescents in Kolfe Keraniyo sub City, Addis Ababa Ethiopia.  International Journal of Development Research Vol. 5, Issue, 02, pp 3359-3364, February, 2015.

Haji Kedir, Yemane Berhane, Alemayehu Worku Magnitude and determinants of malnutrition among pregnant women in eastern Ethiopia: evidence from rural, community-based setting. Maternal and Child Nutrition (Impact Factor: 2.97). Maternal and Child Nutrition (Impact Factor: 2.97). 07/2014; DOI: 10.1111/mcn.12136 

Haji Kedir, Yemane Berhane, Alemayehu Worku Magnitude and determinants of malnutrition among pregnant women in eastern Ethiopia: evidence from rural, community-based setting. Maternal and Child Nutrition (Impact Factor: 2.97). 07/2014; DOI: 10.1111/mcn.12136 

Ewenat Gebrehanna,Yemane Berhane, Alemayehu Worku Prevalence and predictors of harmful khat use among university students in ethiopia.01/2014; 8:45-51. DOI: 10.4137/SART.S14413 

Bizu Gelaye,Michelle A. Williams,Seblewngel Lemma,Yemane Berhane, Jesse R Fann, Ann Vander Stoep, Xiao-Hua Andrew Zhou Major depressive disorder and cardiometabolic disease risk among sub-Saharan African adults 06/2014; DOI: 10.1016/j.dsx.2014.05.003 

Teferi Abegaz,Yemane Berhane, Alemayehu Worku, Abebe Assrat Effectiveness of an improved road safety policy in Ethiopia: an interrupted time series study 05/2014; 14(1):539. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-539 

Kassahun Alemu Alemu, Alemayehu Worku,Yemane Berhane, Abera Kumie Spatiotemporal clusters of malaria cases at village level, northwest Ethiopia Malaria Journal (Impact Factor: 3.49). 06/2014; 13(1):223. DOI: 10.1186/1475-2875-13-223 

Bizu Gelaye, Vitool Lohsoonthorn, Somrat Lertmeharit, Wipawan C Pensuksan, Sixto E Sanchez, Seblewengel Lemma, Yemane Berhane, Xiaotong Zhu, Juan Carlos Vélez, Clarita Barbosa, Asterio Anderade, Mahlet G Tadesse, Michelle A Williams Construct Validity and Factor Structure of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index and Epworth Sleepiness Scale in a Multi-National Study of African, South East Asian and South American College Students.PLoS ONE 12/2014; 9(12):e116383. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0116383 

Berhane, H. and Worku, A. (2014) Oral Health of Young Adolescents in Addis Ababa—A Community-Based Study. Open Journal of Preventive Medicine, 4, 640-648. doi: 10.4236/ojpm.2014.48073. 

Kassahun Alemu, Alemayehu Worku, Yemane Berhane, Abera Kumie Spatiotemporal clusters of malaria cases at village level, northwest Ethiopia Malaria Journal 06/2014; 13(1):223. DOI:10.1186/1475-2875-13-223 

Yeshalem Mulugeta, Yemane Berhane Factors associated with pre-marital sexual debut among unmarried high school female students in bahir Dar town, Ethiopia: cross- sectional study. Reproductive Health 05/2014; 11(1):40. DOI:10.1186/1742-4755-11-40 

Addisu Polisi, Ewenat Gebrehanna, Gezahegn Tesfaye, Fekede Asefa Modern contraceptive utilization among female ART attendees in health facilities of Gimbie town, West Ethiopia Reproductive Health 04/2014; 11(1):30. DOI:10.1186/1742-4755-11-30 

Yohannes Adama Melaku, Yemane Berhane, John Kinsman, Hailemariam Lemma Reda Sexual and reproductive health communication and awareness of contraceptive methods among secondary school female students, northern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health 03/2014; 14(1):252. DOI:10.1186/1471-2458-14-252 

Joshua O Yukich, Jessica Butts, Melody Miles, Yemane Berhane, Honelgn Nahusenay, Joseph L Malone, Gunawardena Dissanayake, Richard Reithinger, Joseph Keating A description of malaria sentinel surveillance: a case study in Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Malaria Journal 03/2014; 13(1):88. DOI:10.1186/1475-2875-13-88 

Fekadeselassie Berhe, Yemane Berhane Under five diarrhea among model household and non model households in Hawassa, South Ethiopia: a comparative cross-sectional community based survey. BMC Public Health 02/2014; 14(1):187. DOI:10.1186/1471-2458-14-187 

Darve Robinson, Bizu Gelaye, Mahlet G Tadesse, Michelle A Williams, Seblewengel Lemma, Yemane Berhane Daytime Sleepiness, Circadian Preference, Caffeine Consumption and Khat Use among College Students in Ethiopia. 12/2013; 3(1). DOI:10.4172/2325-9639.1000130 

Kia L. Byrd, Bizu Gelaye, Mahlet G. Tadesse, Michelle A. Williams, Seblewengel Lemma, Yemane Berhane Sleep Disturbances and Common Mental Disorders in College Students 05/2014; 1(3). DOI:10.14485/HBPR.1.3.7 

Yemane Berhane, Alemayehu Worku, Meaza Demissie, Neghist Tesfaye, Nega Asefa, Worku Aniemaw, Berhe Weldearegawi, Yigzaw Kebede, Tigist Shiferaw, Amare Worku, Lemessa Olijira, Behailu Merdekios, Yemane Ashebir, Takele Tadesse, Yadeta Dessie, Solomon Meseret, Gestane Ayele Children Who Received PCV-10 Vaccine from a Two-Dose Vial without Preservative Are Not More Likely to Develop Injection Site Abscess Compared with Those Who Received Pentavalent (DPT-HepB-Hib) Vaccine: A Longitudinal Multi-Site Study PLoS ONE 06/2014; 9(6):e97376. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0097376

Agedew E, Demissie M, Misker D, Haftu D (2014) Early Initiation of Complementary Feeding and Associated Factors among 6 Months to 2 Years Young Children, in Kamba Woreda, South West Ethiopia: A Community –Based Cross - Sectional Study. J Nutr Food Sci 4: 314. doi: 10.4172/2155-9600.1000314.

Temesgen C, Demissie M.  Knowledge and practice of tuberculosis infection control among health professionals in Northwest Ethiopia; 2011. BMC Health Services Research 2014, 14:593  doi:10.1186/s12913-014-0593-2.

Misker D, Demissie M and Mellie H. Effect of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy on Incidence of Opportunistic Infections among HIV Positive Adults in Public Health Facilities of Arba Minch Town, South Ethiopia: Retrospective Cohort Study. J AIDS Clin Res 2014, 5:8 http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/2155-6113.1000330.

Daba S, Demissie M, Lindtjorn B, "Trend in TB treatment outcome and its determinants over fifteen Years Period in Arsi Zone: Central Ethiopia." Global Health Action, ……, Glob Health Action 2014, 7: 25382 - http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v7.25382

Astatke A, Demissie M , Berhane Y. “The association of khat (Catha edulis) chewing and oro-dental health: A systematic review and meta-analysis” SAMJ, Nov,2014:vol:104: #1.

Berhe T, Demissie M. Isoniazid Preventive Therapy adherence and associated factors among HIV positive patients in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Hindawi, Advances in Epidemiology, Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 230587, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/230587

Berhane Y, Worku A, Demissie M, Tesfaye N, et al. Children who received PCV-10 vaccine from a two-dose vial without preservative (Synflorix™) are not more likely to develop injection site abscess compared with those who received Pentavalent (DPT-HepB-Hib) Vaccine: A Longitudinal multi-site study. PLOS ONE, Published: June 04, 2014 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0097376

Daba S, Demissie M, Lindtjorn B, Trends in TB Case Notification over Fifteen Years: The case notification of 25 Districts of Arsi Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia. BMC, Public Health 1014, BMC Public Health 2014, 14:304 doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-304

Seyoum B, Demissie M, Worku A, Bekele, S, Aseffa A, Prevalence and Drug Resistance patterns of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Among New Smear Positive Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients in Eastern Ethiopia. Hindawe , Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 753492, 7 pages.

Soil transmitted Helminths and associated factors among school children in government and private primary school in Jimma town,South West Ethiopia

Shumey A, Demissie M, Berhane Y. Timely initiation of complementary feeding and associated factors among children aged 6 to 12 months in Northern Ethiopia: an institution-based cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health. 2013 Nov 6;13(1):1050.

Alemu K, Worku A, Berhane Y. Malaria infection has spatial, temporal, and spatiotemporal heterogeneity in unstable malaria transmission areas in northwest Ethiopia. PLoS One. 2013 Nov 6;8(11):e79966. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0079966.

Kedir H, Berhane Y, Worku A. Khat Chewing and Restrictive Dietary Behaviors Are Associated with Anemia among Pregnant Women in High Prevalence Rural Communities in Eastern Ethiopia. PLoS One. 2013 Nov 4;8(11):e78601. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0078601.

Girma M, Yaya Y, Gebrehanna E, Berhane Y, Lindtjørn B. Lifesaving emergency obstetric services are inadequate in south-west Ethiopia: a formidable challenge to reducing maternal mortality in Ethiopia. BMC Health Serv Res. 2013 Nov 4;13(1):459.

Mengistie B, Berhane Y, Worku A. Household Water Chlorination Reduces Incidence of Diarrhea among Under-Five Children in Rural Ethiopia: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial. PLoS One. 2013 Oct 23;8(10):e77887. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0077887.

Egata G, Berhane Y, Worku A. Seasonal variation in the prevalence of acute child under nutrition among children under five years of age in east rural Ethiopia: a longitudinal study. BMC Public Health. 2013 Sep 18;13(1):864.

Forsén E, Tadesse E, Berhane Y, Ekström EC. Predicted implications of using percentage weight gain as single discharge criterion in management of acute malnutrition in rural southern Ethiopia. Matern Child Nutr. 2013 Aug 14. doi:10.1111/mcn.12076.

Lemma S, Berhane Y, Worku A, Gelaye B, Williams MA. Good quality sleep is associated with better academic performance among university students in Ethiopia. Sleep Breath. 2013 Aug 9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23928956.

Egata G, Berhane Y, Worku A. Predictors of non-exclusive breastfeeding at 6 months among rural mothers in east Ethiopia: a community-based analytical cross-sectional study. Int Breastfeed J. 2013 Aug 7;8(1):8.

Egata G, Berhane Y, Worku A. Predictors of non-exclusive breastfeeding at 6 months among rural mothers in east Ethiopia: a community-based analytical cross-sectional study. Int Breastfeed J. 2013 Aug 7;8(1):8.

Tadesse T, Demissie M, Berhane Y, Kebede Y, Abebe M. The clustering of smear-positive tuberculosis in dabat, Ethiopia: a population based cross sectional study. PLoS One. 2013 May 23;8(5):e65022.

Gobena T, Berhane Y, Worku A. Women's knowledge and perceptions of malaria and use of malaria vector control interventions in Kersa, eastern Ethiopia. Global Health Action. 2013 May 23;6:20461.

Tadesse T, Demissie M, Berhane Y, Kebede Y, Abebe M. Incidence of smear-positive tuberculosis in Dabat, northern Ethiopia. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis.2013 May;17(5):630-5. doi:10.5588/ijtld.12.0449. PubMed PMID: 23575329.

Tadesse T, Demissie M, Berhane Y, Kebede Y, Abebe M. Long distance travelling and financial burdens discourage tuberculosis DOTs treatment initiation and compliance in Ethiopia: a qualitative study. BMC Public Health. 2013 May1;13:424. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-424. PubMed PMID: 23634650; PubMed CentralPMCID: PMC3644232.

Workalemahu T, Gelaye B, Berhane Y, Williams MA. Physical activity and metabolic syndrome among Ethiopian adults. Am J Hypertens. 2013 Apr;26(4):535-40.

Abebe SM, Berhane Y, Worku A, Alemu S. Increasing Trends of Diabetes Mellitus and Body Weight: A Ten Year Observation at Gondar University Teaching Referral Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia. PLoS One. 2013;8(3):e60081. Epub 2013 Mar 25.PubMed PMID: 23536904.

Wubshet M, Berhane Y, Worku A, Kebede Y. Death and Seeking Alternative Therapy Largely Accounted for Lost to Follow-up of Patients on ART in Northwest Ethiopia: A Community Tracking Survey. PLoS One. 2013;8(3):e59197. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0059197. Epub 2013 Mar 18. PubMed PMID: 23527132.

Oljira L, Berhane Y and Worku A. Assessment of comprehensive HIV/AIDS knowledge level among in-school adolescents in eastern Ethiopia. Journal of the International AIDS Society 2013, 16:17349

Andargie G, Berhane Y, Worku A, Kebede Y. Predictors of perinatal mortality in rural population of Northwest Ethiopia: a prospective longitudinal study. BMC Public Health. 2013 Feb 23;13(1):168. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID:23433304.

Assefa N, Berhane Y, Worku A. Pregnancy rates and pregnancy loss in Eastern Ethiopia. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2013 Feb 6. doi: 10.1111/aogs.12097.

Yukich JO, Taylor C, Eisele TP, Reithinger R, Nauhassenay H, Berhane Y, Keating J. Travel history and malaria infection risk in a low-transmission setting in Ethiopia: a case control study. Malar J. 2013 Jan 24;12(1):33.

Essa T, Berhane Y, Endris M, Moges A, Moges F. Current Status of Schistosoma mansoni infection and associated risk factors among students in Gorgora town, Northwest Ethiopia. ISRN Infectious diseases. Doi10.5402/2013/636103.

Shumye A, Demissie M, Berhane Y. Timely initiation of complementary feeding and associated factors among children aged 6 to 12 months in Northern Ethiopia: an institution-based cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health 2013, 13:1050 

Ahmed I, Gugsa S, Lemma S, Demissie M. Predictors of loss to follow-up before HIV treatment initiation in Northwest Ethiopia: a case control study. BMC Public Health 2013, 13:867  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-867.

Tadesse T, Demissie M, Berhane Y, Kebede Y.  Long distance travelling and financial burdens discourage tuberculosis DOTs treatment initiation and compliance in Ethiopia: a qualitative study. BMC Public Health 2013, 13:424 doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-424

Tadesse T, Demissie M, Berhane Y, Kebede Y,The Clustering of Smear-Positive Tuberculosis in Dabat, Ethiopia: A Population Based Cross Sectional Study. PLOS ONE, May 2013 | Volume 8 | Issue 5 | e65022

Tadesse T, Demissie M, Berhane Y, Kebede Y, Abebe M. Incidence of Smear-Positive Tuberculosis in Dabat, northern Ethiopia.  Inter Journ Tuberc Lung Dis, Volume 17, Number 5, 1 May 2013 , pp. 630-635(6)

Lemma S, Gelaye B, Berhane Y, Worku A, Williams MA. Sleep quality and its psychological correlates among university students in Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study. BMC Psychiatry. 2012 Dec 28;12(1):237. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23270533.

Abebe F, Berhane Y, Girma B. Factors associated with home delivery in Bahirdar, Ethiopia: A case control study. BMC Res Notes. 2012 Nov 24;5(1):653. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23176369.

Mengistie B, Berhane Y, Worku A. Predictors of Oral Rehydration Therapy use among under -five children with diarrhea in Eastern Ethiopia: a community based case control study. BMC Public Health. 2012 Nov 24;12(1):1029. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23176055.

Gelaye B, Lemma S, Deyassa N, Bahretibeb Y, Tesfaye M, Berhane Y, Williams MA. Prevalence and correlates of mental distress among working adults in ethiopia. Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health. 2012;8:126-33. doi: 10.2174/1745017901208010126. Epub 2012 Nov 2. PubMed PMID: 23166564; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3496909.

Tadeg H, Berhane Y. Substandard and counterfeit antimicrobials: recent trends and implications to key public health interventions in developing countries. East Afr J Public Health. 2012 Jun;9(2):85-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 23139963.

Gobena T, Berhane Y, Worku A. Low long-lasting insecticide nets (LLINs) use among household members for protection against mosquito bite in kersa, Eastern Ethiopia. BMC Public Health. 2012 Oct 29;12:914. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-914. PubMed PMID: 23107071; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3529106.

Gelaye B, Peterlin BL, Lemma S, Tesfaye M, Berhane Y, Williams MA. Migraine and Psychiatric Comorbidities Among Sub-Saharan African Adults. Headache. 2012 Oct 23. doi: 10.1111/j.1526-4610.2012.02259.x. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23095087.

Medhanyie A, Spigt M, Kifle Y, Schaay N, Sanders D, Blanco R, GeertJan D, Berhane Y. The role of health extension workers in improving utilization of maternal health services in rural areas in Ethiopia: a cross sectional study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2012 Oct 8;12:352. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-12-352. PubMed PMID: 23043288; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3496586.

Nebeck K, Gelaye B, Lemma S, Berhane Y, Bekele T, Khali A, Haddis Y, Williams MA. Hematological parameters and metabolic syndrome: findings from an occupational cohort in Ethiopia. Diabetes Metab Syndr. 2012 Jan-Mar;6(1):22-7. doi: 10.1016/j.dsx.2012.05.009. Epub 2012 Jun 15. PubMed PMID: 23014250; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3460271.

Assefa N, Berhane Y, Worku A, Tsui A. The hazard of pregnancy loss and stillbirth among women in Kersa, East Ethiopia: a follow up study. Sex Reprod Healthc. 2012 Oct;3(3):107-12. doi: 10.1016/j.srhc.2012.06.002. Epub 2012 Jun 23. PubMed PMID: 22980735.

Assefa N, Berhane Y, Worku A. Wealth status, mid upper arm circumference (MUAC) and antenatal care (ANC) are determinants for low birth weight in Kersa, Ethiopia. PLoS One. 2012;7(6):e39957. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0039957. Epub 2012 Jun 29. PubMed PMID: 22792140; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3386987.

Oljira L, Berhane Y, Worku A. Pre-marital sexual debut and its associated factors among in-school adolescents in Eastern Ethiopia. BMC Public Health. 2012 May 24;12:375. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-375. PubMed PMID: 22626258; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3403867.

Okwaraji YB, Cousens S, Berhane Y, Mulholland K, Edmond K. Effect of geographical access to health facilities on child mortality in rural Ethiopia: a community based cross sectional study. PLoS One. 2012;7(3):e33564. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0033564. Epub 2012 Mar 12. PubMed PMID: 22428070; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3299799.

Kassa N, Berhane Y, Worku A. Predictors of unintended pregnancy in Kersa, eastern Ethiopia, 2010. Reprod Health. 2012 Jan 12;9:1. doi: 10.1186/1742-4755-9-1. PubMed PMID: 22239744; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3320539.

Cherie A, Berhane Y. Oral and anal sex practices among high school youth in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. BMC Public Health. 2012 Jan 4;12:5. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-5. PubMed PMID: 22216887; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3265418.

Abebe R, Demissie M. Assessment of Knowledge and Practices Related to Tuberculosis and Associated Factors among HIV Positive People in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  FJMEDPH, Vol 1 (2) April, 2012.

Fikre AA. Demissie M. Prevalence of Institutional Delivery and Factors in associated with it in Dodota Woreda (District), Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia, BMC, Reproductive Health, 2012, 9:33doi:10.1186/1742-4755-9-33 (15 December 2012

Comparison of Measures of Adiposity in Identifying Cardiovascular Disease Risk Among Ethiopian Adults

Girma B, Berhane Y. Children who were vaccinated, breast fed and from low parity mothers live longer: a community based case-control study in Jimma,Ethiopia. BMC Public Health. 2011 Mar 31;11:197. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-11-197.PubMed PMID: 21453455; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3084172.

Wai WS, Dhami RS, Gelaye B, Girma B, Lemma S, Berhane Y, Bekele T, Khali A,Williams MA. Comparison of measures of adiposity in identifying cardiovasculardisease risk among Ethiopian adults. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2012 Sep;20(9):1887-95. doi: 10.1038/oby.2011.103. Epub 2011 May 5. PubMed PMID:21546936.

Gelaye B, Bekele T, Khali A, Haddis Y, Lemma S, Berhane Y, Williams MA.Laboratory reference values of complete blood count for apparently healthy adultsin Ethiopia. Clin Lab. 2011;57(7-8):635-40. PubMed PMID: 21888030.

Tran A. Gelaye B, Girma B, Lemma S, Berhane Y, Bekele T, Khali A, and Williams MA. Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome among Working Adults in Ethiopia. International Journal of Hypertension. 2011. Doi:10.4061/2011/193719.Epub 2011 May 26. PubMed PMID: 21747973; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3124293.

Devries K, Watts C, Yoshihama M, Kiss L, Schraiber LB, Deyessa N, Heise L, Durand J, Mbwambo J, Jansen H, Berhane Y, Ellsberg M, Garcia-Moreno C; WHO Multi-Country Study Team. Violence against women is strongly associated with suicide attempts: evidence from the WHO multi-country study on women's health and domestic violence against women. Soc Sci Med. 2011 Jul;73(1):79-86. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2011.05.006. Epub 2011 May 27. PubMed PMID: 21676510.

Araya T, Tensou B, Davey G, Berhane Y. Burial surveillance detected significant reduction in HIV--related deaths in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Trop Med Int Health. 2011 Dec;16(12):1483-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02867.x. Epub 2011 Aug 21. PubMed PMID: 21859441.

Tadesse T, Demissie M, Berhane Y, Kebede Y, Abebe. Two-Thirds of Smear-Positive Tuberculosis Cases in the Community Were Undiagnosed in Northwest Ethiopia: Population Based Cross-Sectional Study. PLoS ONE 2011, 6(12): e28258. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0028258. Epub 2011 Dec 2. PubMed PMID: 22164256; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3229563.

Tadesse T, Demissie M, Berhane Y, Kebede Y, Abebe M (2011). Two Thirds of Smear Positive Tuberculosis cases in the community were Undiagnosed in Northwest Ethiopia: Population Based Cross- Sectional Study. PLoS ONE 6(12).

Study of Family Planning and HIV Integrated Services in Five Countries - Final Report

Deyessa N, Berhane Y, Ellsberg M, Emmelin M, Kullgren G, Ulf Högberg. Violence against women in relation to literacy and area of residence in Ethiopia. Global Health Action 2010, 3: 2070 - DOI: 10.3402/gha.v3i0.2070

Tensou B, Araya T, Telake DS , Byass P, Berhane Y, Kebebew T, Sanders EJ, and Reniers G. Evaluating the InterVA model for determining AIDS mortality from verbal autopsies in the adult population of Addis Ababa. Tropical Medicine and International Health. 2010, doi:10.1111/j.1365-3156.2010.02484.x

Yigzaw T, Berhane Y, Deyessa N, Kaba M. Perceptions and attitude towards violence against women by their spouses: a qualitative study in Northwest Ethiopia. Ethiop J Health Dev 2010(1):39-45.

Byass P, Fantahun M, Emmelin A, Molla M and Berhane Y. Spatio-temporal clustering of mortality in Butajira HDSS, Ethiopia, from 1987 to 2008. Global Health Action Supplement 1, 2010. DOI: 10.3402/gha.v3i0.5244

Vivas AP, Gelaye B, Aboset N, Kumie A, Berhane Y, Wiliams MA. Knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAP) of hygiene among school children in Angolela, Ethiopia. J prev med hyg 2010; 51: 73-79

Kume A, Keil. C, Berhane Y, Emmelin A, Ali A. Magnitude and variation of traffic air pollution as measured by CO in the city of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Ethiop. J. Health Dev. 2010;24(3):156-166.

Terasaki DJ, Gelaye BS, Berhane Y and Williams MA. Anger expression, violent behavior, and symptoms of depression among male college students. BMC Public Health 2009, 9:13doi:10.1186/1471-2458-9-13.

Kumie A , Emmelin A, Wahlberg S, Berhane Y, Ali A, Mekonnen E, Brandstrom D. Magnitude of indoor NO2 from biomass fuels in rural settings of Ethiopia. Indoor Air 2009; 19: 14–21

Reniers G, Araya T, Davey G, Nagelkerke N, Berhane Y, Coutinho R, Sanders EJ. Steep declines in population-level AIDS mortality following the introduction of antiretroviral therapy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. AIDS 2009, 23:511–518.

Deyessa N, Berhane Y, Alem A, Ellsberg M, Emmelin M, Hogberg U, Kullgren G. Intimate partner violence and depression among women in rural Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study Clinical Practice and Epidemiology in Mental Health 2009, 5:8.

Fantahun M, Berhane Y, Högberg U, Wall S, Byass P. Ageing of a rural Ethiopian population: who are the survivors? Public health. 2009;123(4):326-30.

Gelaye B, Arnold D, Williams MA, Goshu M, Berhane Y. Depressive symptoms among female college students experiencing gender-based violence in awassa, Ethiopia. Journal of interpersonal violence. 200;24(3):464-81.

Molla M, Byass P, Berhane Y, Lindtjorn B. Mortality Decreases among Young Adults in Southern Central Ethiopia Ethiop. J.Health Dev. 2008;22;(3):218-225

Philpart M, Goshu M, Gelaye B, Williams MA, Berhane Y. Prevalence and risk factors of gender-based violence committed by male college students in Awassa, Ethiopia. Violence Vict. 2009;24(1):122-36.

Marsh J, Patel S, Gelaye B, Goshu M, Worku A, Williams MA, Berhane Y. Prevalence of Workplace Abuse and Sexual Harassment among Female Faculty and Staff. J Occup Health. 2009 Jun 3. [Epub ahead of print]

Reniers G, Araya T, Berhane Y, Davey G, Sanders EJ. Implications of the HIV testing protocol for refusal bias in seroprevalence surveys. BMC Public Health. 2009 May 28;9:163.

Molla M, Emmelin M, Berhane Y and Lindtjørn B. Readiness of youth in rural Ethiopia to seek health services for sexually transmitted infections African Journal of AIDS Research 2009, 8(2): 135–146 (doi: 10.2989/AJAR.2009.8.2.2.85)

Berhane Y, Schluter WW, Oyewole F, Babaniyi OA. Age at first dose of measles vaccination in Ethiopia. East Afr Med J. 2009 Mar;86(3):115-9.

Golovaty I, Jones L, Gelaye B, Tilahun M, Belete H, Kumie A, Berhane Y, Williams MA. Access to water source, latrine facilities and other risk factors of active trachoma in Ankober, Ethiopia. PLoS One. 2009 Aug 20;4(8):e6702.

Berhane Y, Clements JC, Ndiaye JM, Taylor P. Has routine immunization in Africa become endangered? Lancet Infect Dis. 2009; 9:655-56.

Shah NS, 1 Demissie M, 2 , Lambert LA, 1 Lemma E, 3 Kebede T, 2 Sileshi L, 2 Zenebe M, 5 Wells CD, 1 Wuhib TW, 2 Debebe A, 4 Nelson LJ1. Intensified Case Finding for Pulmonary Tuberculosis among HIVinfected Persons from a Voluntary Counseling and Testing Clinic – Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2009; 50:537-545.

Ethiopia HIV/AIDS Prevention & Control Office (HAPCO) and Global HIV/AIDS Monitoring and Evaluation Team (GAMET)

Deyessa N, Berhane Y, Alem A, Hogberg U and Kullgren G. Depression among women in rural Ethiopia as related to socioeconomic factors: A community-based study on women in reproductive age groups. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health 2008;36:589-597.

Byass P, Fantahun M, Mekonnen W, Emmelin A, Berhane Y. From birth to adulthood in rural Ethiopia: the Butajira Birth Cohort of 1987. Paed Perinat Epidem 2008. Doi:10.1111/j.1365-3016.2008.00974.

Kumie A, Emmelin A, Wahlberg S, Berhane Y, Ali A, Mekonnen E, Brandstrom D. Magnitude of indoor NO2 from biomass fuels in rural settings of Ethiopia. Indoor Air. 10.1111/j.1600-0668.2008.00555.x

Arnold D, Gelaye B, Goshu M, Berhane Y, Williams MA. Prevalence and Risk Factors of Gender-Based Violence among Female College Students in Awassa, Ethiopia. Violence and Victims 2008; 23(6):787-800.

Berhane Y. Universal Child Immunization: a realistic yet not achieved goal. Ethiop J Health Dev 2008; 22(2):146-147.

Abuye C, Berhane Y, Ersumo T. The role of changing diet and altitude on goitre prevalence in five regional states in Ethiopia. East African journal of public health. 2008 Dec;5(3):163-8.

Tesfaye F, Byass P, Wall S, Berhane Y, Bonita R. Association of smoking and khat (Catha edulis Forsk) use with high blood pressure among adults in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2006. Prev Chronic Dis. 2008 Jul;5(3):A89.

Emmelin A, Fantahun M, Berhane Y , Wall S and Byass P. Vulnerability to episodes of extreme weather: Butajira,Ethiopia, 1998_1999. Global Health Action 2008. DOI: 10.3402/gha.v1i0.1829

Berhane Y, Mekonnen Y, Seyoum E, Gelmon L, and Wilson D. HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia - an Epidemiological Synthesis. April 2008. Published by The World Bank with the Ethiopia HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Office (HAPCO) available at: www.worldbank.org/aids

Fottrell E, Byass P and Berhane Y. Demonstrating the robustness of population surveillance data: implications of error rates on demographic and mortality estimates. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2008, 8:13doi:10.1186/1471-2288-8-13.

Gelaye B, Goshu M, Arnold D, Williams M, Berhane Y. Depressive Symptoms Among Female College Students Experiencing Gender-Based Violence in Awassa, Ethiopia. J Interpers Violence. 2008 May 1.

Berhane Y, Wall S, Fantahun M, Emmelin A, Mekonnen W, Högberg U, Worku A, Tesfaye F, Molla M, Deyessa N, Kumie A, Hailemariam D, Enqueselassie F, Byass P: A rural Ethiopian population undergoing epidemiological transition over a generation: Butajira from 1987 to 2004.Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 2008; 36(4): 436-441.

Gelaye B, Philpart M, Goshu M, Berhane Y, Fitzpatrick AL, Williams M. Anger expression, negative life events and violent behavior among male college students in Ethiopia. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 2008; 36:538-545.

Fantahun M, Berhane Y, Högberg U, Wall S, Byass P. Young adult and middle age mortality in Butajira demographic surveillance site, Ethiopia: lifestyle, gender and household economy BMC Public Health 2008, 8:268BMC Public Health 2008, 8:268.

Berhane Y. Burden of Eye Problems in Ethiopia: projection from 2005 to 2015. Ethiop.J.Health Dev. 2007;21(3):183-184. 

Berhane Y, Worku A, Bejiga A, Adamu L, Alemayehu W, Bedri A, Haile Z, Ayalew A, Adamu Y, Gebre T, Kebede TD, West E, West S. National Survey on Blindness, Low Vision and Trachoma in Ethiopia: Methods and Study Clusters Profile. Ethiop.J.Health Dev. 2007;21(3):185-203.

Berhane Y, Worku A, Bejiga A, Adamu L, Alemayehu W, Bedri A, Haile Z, Ayalew A, Adamu Y, Gebre T, Kebede TD, West E, West S. Prevalence and causes of blindness and Low Vision in Ethiopia. Ethiop.J.Health Dev. 2007;21;(3):204-210.

Berhane Y, Worku A, Bejiga A, Adamu L, Alemayehu W, Bedri A, Haile Z, Ayalew A, Adamu Y, Gebre T, Kebede TD, West E, West S. Prevalence of Trachoma in Ethiopia. Ethiop.J.Health Dev. 2007;21(3):211-215.

Tesfaye F, Nawi NG, Van Minh H, Byass P, Berhane Y, Bonita R, Wall S. Association between body mass index and blood pressure across three populations in Africa and Asia. J Hum Hypertens. 2007 Jan;21(1):28-37.

Molla M, Astrom AN, Berhane Y. Applicability of the theory of planned behavior to intended and self-reported condom use in a rural Ethiopian population. AIDS Care, March 2007; 19(3): 425-431.

Fantahun M, Berhane Y, Wall S, Byass P, Hogberg U. Women's involvement in household decision-making and strengthening social capital-crucial factors for child survival in Ethiopia. Acta Paediatr. 2007 Mar 22;96(4):582-589.

Luman ET, Worku A, Berhane Y, Martin R, Cairns L. Comparison of two survey methodologies to assess vaccination coverage. International Journal of Epidemiology 2007; doi: 10.1093/ije/dym025.

Deressa W, Ali A, Berhane Y. Maternal responses to childhood febrile illnesses in an area of seasonal malaria transmission in rural Ethiopia. Journal of Acta Tropica 2007; 102:1–9.

Deressa W, Ali A, Berhane Y. Household and socio-economic factors associated with childhood febrile illnesses and treatment-seeking behaviour in an area of epidemic malaria in rural Ethiopia. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; 2007, doi:10.16/j.trstmh.2007.04.018.

Abuye C, Berhane Y, Akalu G, Getahun Z, Ersumo T. Prevalence of goiter in children 6 to 12 years of age in Ethiopia. Food Nutr Bull. 2007 Dec;28(4):391-8.

Berhane Y, Tsui A. Key messages of the Conference. Proceedings to the International Conference on Linking Reproductive Health, Family Planning and HIV/AIDS Programs in Africa. Ethiop J Health Dev 2007; 21:92-107.

Abuye C, Berhane Y. The goitre rate, its association with reproductive failure, and the knowledge of iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) among women in Ethiopia: cross-section community based study. BMC Public Health. 2007 Nov 8;7(147):316.

Byass P, Worku A, Emmelin A, Berhane Y. DSS and DHS: longitudinal and cross-sectional viewpoints on child and adolescent mortality in Ethiopia. Popul Health Metr. 2007 Dec 27;5:12.

Berhane Y, Wuhib T, Sanders E, Lulseged S, Ismail S, Melaku Z, and Kloos H. HIV/AIDS. In: Berhane Y, Hailemariam D and Kloos (Eds): The Epidemiology and Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 2006: 446-474.

Berhane Y, Worku S. Meningococcal Meningitis. In: Berhane Y, Hailemariam D and Kloos (Eds): The Epidemiology and Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 2006: 508-518.

Byass P, Fottrell E, Huong D, Berhane Y, Corrah T, Kahn K, Muhe L & Van D. Refining a probabilistic model for interpreting verbal autopsy data. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, , 2006; 34: 26–31

Fantahun M, Fottrell E, Berhane Y, Wall S, Högberg U, Byass P. Assessing a new approach to verbal autopsy interpretation in a rural Ethiopian community: the InterVA model. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 2006;84:204-210.

Zerihun L, Demissie B, Makonnen E, and Berhane Y. The Prospect of Dental Fluorosis Prevention in Wonji, Ethiopia. Ethiop Med J. 2006;44(1):1-8.

Genna S, Fantahun M, Berhane Y. Sustainability of community based family planning services: experience from rural Ethiopia. Ethiop Med J. 2006;44(1):43-48.

Gossaye y, Mulugeta E, Terefe H, Berhane Y. Gender and Health. In: Berhane Y, Hailemariam D and Kloos (Eds): The Epidemiology and Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 2006: 196-215.

Mekonnen E, Berhane Y. Drug Resistance. In: Berhane Y, Hailemariam D and Kloos (Eds): The Epidemiology and Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 2006: 256-266.

Lulseged S, Mekasha A, Berhane Y. Common Childhood Problems. In: Berhane Y, Hailemariam D and Kloos (Eds):

The Epidemiology and Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 2006: 325-338.

Berhane Y, Yigzaw A. Vaccine Preventable Diseases. In: Berhane Y, Hailemariam D and Kloos (Eds): The Epidemiology and Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 2006: 354-371.

Fantahun M, Berhane Y. Reproductive Health. In: Berhane Y, Hailemariam D and Kloos (Eds): The Epidemiology and Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 2006: 372-389.

Kloos H, Berhane Y. Zoonotic Diseases of Public Health Importance. In: Berhane Y, Hailemariam D and Kloos (Eds):

The Epidemiology and Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 2006: 692-700.

Berhane Y, Hailemariam D, Kloos H. A synopsis of the Epidemiology and Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. In:

Berhane Y, Hailemariam D and Kloos (Eds): The Epidemiology and Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 2006: 828-833.

Berhane Y, Hailemariam D, Kloos H. The Way Forward for a Better Public Health. In: Berhane Y, Hailemariam D and Kloos (Eds): The Epidemiology and Ecology of Health and Disease in Ethiopia. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 2006: 834-836.

Berhane Y and Worku A, in collaboration with the Policy Project. Allocating Resources for HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, Treatment and Support in Ethiopia. Application of the Goal Model at national and regional level in Ethiopia. March 2006.

Berhane Y. Development Projects to Improve Maternal and Child Health: Assessing the Impact. PLoS Med 2006; 3(4): e192.

Berhane Y. Utilization of surveillance systems for guiding health interventions. Ethiop.J.Health Dev. 2006;20(1):1-2.

Garcia-Moreno C, Jansen H, Ellsberg M, Heise L, Watts C, on behalf of the WHO Multi-country Study on Women’s Health and Domestic Violence against Women Study Team*(including Berhane Y.). Prevalence of intimate partner violence: findings from the WHO multi-country study on women’s health and domestic violence. Lancet 2006; 368: 1260–69.

Berhane Y. Critical issues in improving health services: empirical evidences. Ethiop.J.Health Dev. 2006;20(2):72-73.

Deressa W, Ali A, Berhane Y. Review of the interplay between population dynamics and malaria transmission in Ethiopia. Ethiop.J.Health Dev. 2006;20(3):137-144.

Berhane Y. Male Involvement in Reproductive Health. Ethiop.J.Health Dev. 2006;20(3):135-136.