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    • Community knowledge, attitudes and practices about mental health problems in Mukono District, Uganda 

      Musisi, Dirisa (Makerere University, 2004-10)
      Mental problems are common affecting 25% of people at some time during their lives and accounting for 12% of global burden of disease. In Uganda, 25% of the population over 15 years suffer from diagonosable mental disorder. ...
    • Comparative studies on orphans and non-orphans in Uganda 

      Munaaba, Flavia Nabugere; Owor, Joseph; Baguma, Peter; Musisi, Seggane; Mugisha, Frank; Muhangi, Denis; Matovu, Vero I. D.; Owor, Joseph Rach; Ezati, Enoch; Okumu, Joseph; Tindyebwa, Denis; Ekwaru, Paul; Kyomugisha, Eunice; Kimeze, Sarah Nambuubi; Kinyanda, Eugene; Nakigudde, Janet; Mugisha, James; Muhindo, Isaiah; Kakooza, Angelina; Muhwezi, Wilson; Mugumya, Firminus (Center for International Health and Development, 2004-10)
      There are now in Uganda more than two million orphans, i.e. children under 18 years old who have lost one or both of their parents. Roughly one in every five children is an orphan and one in every four households in the ...