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Professor Philip Baba Adongo

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    1. Dalaba MA, Stone AE, Krumholz AR, Oduro AR, Phillips JF, Adongo PB. A qualitative analysis of the effect of a community-based primary health care programme on reproductive preferences and contraceptive use among the Kassena-Nankana of northern Ghana. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016 Mar 05; 16:80. PMID: 26945866; PMCID: PMC4779239.
    2. Chatio S, Aborigo R, Adongo PB, Anyorigiya T, Dalinjong PA, Akweongo P, Oduro A. Factors influencing adverse events reporting within the health care system: the case of artemisinin-based combination treatments in northern Ghana. Malar J. 2016 Feb 27; 15:125. PMID: 26921239; PMCID: PMC4769557.
    3. Asgary R, Sckell B, Alcabes A, Naderi R, Adongo P, Ogedegbe G. Perceptions, Attitudes, and Experience Regarding mHealth Among Homeless Persons in New York City Shelters. J Health Commun. 2015; 20(12):1473-80. PMID: 26313765; PMCID: PMC4654657.
    4. Tawiah PE, Adongo PB, Aikins M. Mental Health-Related Stigma and Discrimination in Ghana: Experience of Patients and Their Caregivers. Ghana Med J. 2015 Mar; 49(1):30-6. PMID: 26339082; PMCID: PMC4549818.
    5. Aryeetey R, Aikins M, Dako-Gyeke P, Adongo PB. Pathways Utilized for Antenatal Health Seeking Among Women in the Ga East District, Ghana. Ghana Med J. 2015 Mar; 49(1):44-9. PMID: 26339084; PMCID: PMC4549820.
    6. Chatio S, Aborigo R, Adongo PB, Anyorigiya T, Akweongo P, Oduro A. Adherence and uptake of artemisinin-based combination treatments for uncomplicated malaria: a qualitative study in northern Ghana. PLoS One. 2015; 10(2):e0116856. PMID: 25692568; PMCID: PMC4333576.
    7. Gupta ML, Aborigo RA, Adongo PB, Rominski S, Hodgson A, Engmann CM, Moyer CA. Grandmothers as gatekeepers? The role of grandmothers in influencing health-seeking for mothers and newborns in rural northern Ghana. Glob Public Health. 2015 Oct; 10(9):1078-91. PMID: 25635475.
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    8. Krumholz AR, Stone AE, Dalaba MA, Phillips JF, Adongo PB. Factors facilitating and constraining the scaling up of an evidence-based strategy of community-based primary care: management perspectives from northern Ghana. Glob Public Health. 2015; 10(3):366-78. PMID: 25436901.
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    9. Awini E, Sarpong D, Adjei A, Manyeh AK, Amu A, Akweongo P, Adongo P, Kukula V, Odonkor G, Narh S, Gyapong M. Estimating cause of adult (15+ years) death using InterVA-4 in a rural district of southern Ghana. Glob Health Action. 2014; 7:25543. PMID: 25377337; PMCID: PMC4220134.
    10. Aikins M, Aryeetey R, Dako-Gyeke P, Adongo PB, McGough L. Socio-economic differences in cost of pregnancy-related health services in the peri-urban Accra, Ghana. J Public Health (Oxf). 2015 Sep; 37(3):540-6. PMID: 25281598.
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    11. Adongo PB, Tabong PT, Azongo TB, Phillips JF, Sheff MC, Stone AE, Tapsoba P. A comparative qualitative study of misconceptions associated with contraceptive use in southern and northern ghana. Front Public Health. 2014; 2:137. PMID: 25250307; PMCID: PMC4155786.
    12. Aborigo RA, Moyer CA, Gupta M, Adongo PB, Williams J, Hodgson A, Allote P, Engmann CM. Obstetric danger signs and factors affecting health seeking behaviour among the Kassena-Nankani of Northern Ghana: a qualitative study. Afr J Reprod Health. 2014 Sep; 18(3):78-86. PMID: 25438512.
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    13. Nwameme AU, Phillips JF, Adongo PB. Compliance with emergency obstetric care referrals among pregnant women in an urban informal settlement of Accra, Ghana. Matern Child Health J. 2014 Aug; 18(6):1403-12. PMID: 24178157.
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    14. Yoada RM, Chirawurah D, Adongo PB. Domestic waste disposal practice and perceptions of private sector waste management in urban Accra. BMC Public Health. 2014 Jul 08; 14:697. PMID: 25005728; PMCID: PMC4226987.
    15. Hill E, Hess R, Aborigo R, Adongo P, Hodgson A, Engmann C, Moyer CA. "I don't know anything about their culture": the disconnect between allopathic and traditional maternity care providers in rural northern Ghana. Afr J Reprod Health. 2014 Jun; 18(2):36-45. PMID: 25022140.
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    16. Adongo PB, Tapsoba P, Phillips JF, Tabong PT, Stone A, Kuffour E, Esantsi SF, Akweongo P. "If you do vasectomy and come back here weak, I will divorce you": a qualitative study of community perceptions about vasectomy in Southern Ghana. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2014 May 08; 14:16. PMID: 24885663; PMCID: PMC4019590.
    17. Adongo PB, Phillips JF, Aikins M, Arhin DA, Schmitt M, Nwameme AU, Tabong PT, Binka FN. Does the design and implementation of proven innovations for delivering basic primary health care services in rural communities fit the urban setting: the case of Ghana's Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS). Health Res Policy Syst. 2014 Apr 01; 12:16. PMID: 24690310; PMCID: PMC3994228.
    18. Moyer CA, Adongo PB, Aborigo RA, Hodgson A, Engmann CM, DeVries R. "It's up to the woman's people": how social factors influence facility-based delivery in Rural Northern Ghana. Matern Child Health J. 2014 Jan; 18(1):109-119. PMID: 23423857.
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    19. Dako-Gyeke P, Aikins M, Aryeetey R, McCough L, Adongo PB. The influence of socio-cultural interpretations of pregnancy threats on health-seeking behavior among pregnant women in urban Accra, Ghana. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2013 Nov 19; 13:211. PMID: 24246028; PMCID: PMC3840661.
    20. Aborah S, Akweongo P, Adjuik M, Atinga RA, Welaga P, Adongo PB. The use of non-prescribed anti-malarial drugs for the treatment of malaria in the Bolgatanga municipality, northern Ghana. Malar J. 2013 Jul 31; 12:266. PMID: 23902654; PMCID: PMC3735414.
    21. Adongo PB, Tapsoba P, Phillips JF, Tabong PT, Stone A, Kuffour E, Esantsi SF, Akweongo P. The role of community-based health planning and services strategy in involving males in the provision of family planning services: a qualitative study in Southern Ghana. Reprod Health. 2013 Jul 26; 10:36. PMID: 23890362; PMCID: PMC3726500.
    22. Moyer CA, Adongo PB, Aborigo RA, Hodgson A, Engmann CM. 'They treat you like you are not a human being': maltreatment during labour and delivery in rural northern Ghana. Midwifery. 2014 Feb; 30(2):262-8. PMID: 23790959.
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    23. Tabong PT, Adongo PB. Infertility and childlessness: a qualitative study of the experiences of infertile couples in Northern Ghana. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2013 Mar 21; 13:72. PMID: 23517021; PMCID: PMC3610195.
    24. Welaga P, Moyer CA, Aborigo R, Adongo P, Williams J, Hodgson A, Oduro A, Engmann C. Why are babies dying in the first month after birth? A 7-year study of neonatal mortality in northern Ghana. PLoS One. 2013; 8(3):e58924. PMID: 23527050; PMCID: PMC3602544.
    25. Engmann C, Adongo P, Aborigo RA, Gupta M, Logonia G, Affah G, Waiswa P, Hodgson A, Moyer CA. Infant illness spanning the antenatal to early neonatal continuum in rural northern Ghana: local perceptions, beliefs and practices. J Perinatol. 2013 Jun; 33(6):476-81. PMID: 23348868.
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    26. Tabong PT, Adongo PB. Understanding the social meaning of infertility and childbearing: a qualitative study of the perception of childbearing and childlessness in Northern Ghana. PLoS One. 2013; 8(1):e54429. PMID: 23342158; PMCID: PMC3546987.
    27. Phillips JF, Jackson EF, Bawah AA, MacLeod B, Adongo P, Baynes C, Williams J. The long-term fertility impact of the Navrongo project in northern Ghana. Stud Fam Plann. 2012 Sep; 43(3):175-90. PMID: 23185861.
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    28. Aborigo RA, Moyer CA, Rominski S, Adongo P, Williams J, Logonia G, Affah G, Hodgson A, Engmann C. Infant nutrition in the first seven days of life in rural northern Ghana. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2012 Aug 02; 12:76. PMID: 22857600; PMCID: PMC3490996.
    29. Moyer CA, Aborigo RA, Logonia G, Affah G, Rominski S, Adongo PB, Williams J, Hodgson A, Engmann C. Clean delivery practices in rural northern Ghana: a qualitative study of community and provider knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2012 Jun 15; 12:50. PMID: 22703032; PMCID: PMC3482570.
    30. Engmann C, Walega P, Aborigo RA, Adongo P, Moyer CA, Lavasani L, Williams J, Bose C, Binka F, Hodgson A. Stillbirths and early neonatal mortality in rural Northern Ghana. Trop Med Int Health. 2012 Mar; 17(3):272-82. PMID: 22175764.
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    31. Akweongo P, Agyei-Baffour P, Sudhakar M, Simwaka BN, Konaté AT, Adongo PB, Browne EN, Tegegn A, Ali D, Traoré A, Amuyunzu-Nyamongo M, Pagnoni F, Barnish G. Feasibility and acceptability of ACT for the community case management of malaria in urban settings in five African sites. Malar J. 2011 Aug 16; 10:240. PMID: 21846368; PMCID: PMC3176255.
    32. Denham AR, Adongo PB, Freydberg N, Hodgson A. Chasing spirits: Clarifying the spirit child phenomenon and infanticide in Northern Ghana. Soc Sci Med. 2010 Aug; 71(3):608-15. PMID: 20605304.
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    33. Gysels M, Pell C, Mathanga DP, Adongo P, Odhiambo F, Gosling R, Akweongo P, Mwangi R, Okello G, Mangesho P, Slutsker L, Kremsner PG, Grobusch MP, Hamel MJ, Newman RD, Pool R. Community response to intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in infants (IPTi) delivered through the expanded programme of immunization in five African settings. Malar J. 2009 Aug 10; 8:191. PMID: 19664250; PMCID: PMC2734860.
    34. Bazzano AN, Kirkwood B, Tawiah-Agyemang C, Owusu-Agyei S, Adongo P. Social costs of skilled attendance at birth in rural Ghana. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2008 Jul; 102(1):91-4. PMID: 18395724.
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    35. Bazzano AN, Kirkwood BR, Tawiah-Agyemang C, Owusu-Agyei S, Adongo PB. Beyond symptom recognition: care-seeking for ill newborns in rural Ghana. Trop Med Int Health. 2008 Jan; 13(1):123-8. PMID: 18291010.
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    36. Oduro A, Ansah P, Hodgson A, Afful T, Baiden F, Adongo P, Koram K. Trends in the prevalence of female genital mutilation and its effect on delivery outcomes in the kassena-nankana district of northern ghana. Ghana Med J. 2006 Sep; 40(3):87-92. PMID: 17299573; PMCID: PMC1790849.
    37. Baiden F, Hodgson A, Adjuik M, Adongo P, Ayaga B, Binka F. Trend and causes of neonatal mortality in the Kassena-Nankana district of northern Ghana, 1995-2002. Trop Med Int Health. 2006 Apr; 11(4):532-9. PMID: 16553937.
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    38. Adongo PB, Kirkwood B, Kendall C. How local community knowledge about malaria affects insecticide-treated net use in northern Ghana. Trop Med Int Health. 2005 Apr; 10(4):366-78. PMID: 15807801.
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    39. Ngom P, Debpuur C, Akweongo P, Adongo P, Binka FN. Gate-keeping and women's health seeking behaviour in Navrongo, northern Ghana. Afr J Reprod Health. 2003 Apr; 7(1):17-26. PMID: 12816310.
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    40. Ngom P, Akweongo P, Adongo P, Bawah AA, Binka F. Maternal mortality among the Kassena-Nankana of northern Ghana. Stud Fam Plann. 1999 Jun; 30(2):142-7. PMID: 16617548.
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    41. Adongo PB, Phillips JF, Binka FN. The influence of traditional religion on fertility regulation among the Kassena-Nankana of northern Ghana. Stud Fam Plann. 1998 Mar; 29(1):23-40. PMID: 9561667.
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    42. Adongo PB, Phillips JF, Kajihara B, Fayorsey C, Debpuur C, Binka FN. Cultural factors constraining the introduction of family planning among the Kassena-Nankana of northern Ghana. Soc Sci Med. 1997 Dec; 45(12):1789-804. PMID: 9447629.
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    43. Binka FN, Adongo P. Acceptability and use of insecticide impregnated bednets in northern Ghana. Trop Med Int Health. 1997 May; 2(5):499-507. PMID: 9217706.
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    44. Nazzar A, Adongo PB, Binka FN, Phillips JF, Debpuur C. Developing a culturally appropriate family planning program for the Navrongo experiment. Stud Fam Plann. 1995 Nov-Dec; 26(6):307-24. PMID: 8826071.
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