Gerry Mshana

  1. Increasing voluntary medical male circumcision uptake among adult men in Tanzania. Wambura M, Mahler H, Grund JM, Larke N, Mshana G, Kuringe E, Plotkin M, Lija G, Makokha M, Terris-Prestholt F, Hayes RJ, Changalucha J, Weiss HA; VMMC-Tanzania Study Group. AIDS. 2017 Apr 24;31(7):1025-1034. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000001440.
  1. Prevalence of intimate partner violence and abuse and associated factors among women enrolled into a cluster randomised trial in northwestern Tanzania. Kapiga S, Harvey S, Muhammad AK, Stöckl H, Mshana G, Hashim R, Hansen C, Lees S, Watts C. BMC Public Health. 2017 Feb 14;17(1):190. doi: 10.1186/s12889-017-4119-9.
  1. The Epidemiology of Alcohol Use and Alcohol Use Disorders among Young People in Northern Tanzania. Francis JM, Weiss HA, Mshana G, Baisley K, Grosskurth H, Kapiga SH. PLoS One. 2015 Oct 7;10(10):e0140041. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0140041. eCollection 2015.
  1. “If You Are Not Circumcised, I Cannot Say Yes”: The Role of Women in Promoting the Uptake of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision in Tanzania. Osaki H, Mshana G, Wambura M, Grund J, Neke N, Kuringe E, Plotkin M, Mahler H, Terris-Prestholt F, Weiss H, Changalucha J. PLoS One. 2015 Sep 24;10(9):e0139009. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0139009. eCollection 2015.
  1. A review of interventions addressing structural drivers of adolescents’ sexual and reproductive health vulnerability in sub-Saharan Africa: implications for sexual health programming. Wamoyi J, Mshana G, Mongi A, Neke N, Kapiga S, Changalucha J. Reprod Health. 2014 Dec 13;11:88. doi: 10.1186/1742-4755-11-88. Review.
  1. “It is like that, we didn’t understand each other”: exploring the influence of patient-provider interactions on prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV service use in rural Tanzania. Gourlay A, Wringe A, Birdthistle I, Mshana G, Michael D, Urassa M. PLoS One. 2014 Sep 2;9(9):e106325. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0106325. eCollection 2014.
  1. Using vignettes in qualitative research to explore barriers and facilitating factors to the uptake of prevention of mother-to-child transmission services in rural Tanzania: a critical analysis. Gourlay A, Mshana G, Birdthistle I, Bulugu G, Zaba B, Urassa M. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2014 Feb 11;14:21. doi: 10.1186/1471-2288-14-21.
  1. Assessment of speech in neurological disorders: development of a Swahili screening test. Miller N, Mshana G, Msuya O, Dotchin C, Walker R, Aris E. S Afr J Commun Disord. 2012 Dec;59:27-33.
  1. Recall, relevance and application of an in-school sexual and reproductive health intervention 7-9 years later: perspectives of rural Tanzanian young people. Wamoyi J, Mshana G, Doyle AM, Ross DA. Health Promot Int. 2013 Sep;28(3):311-21. doi: 10.1093/heapro/das012. Epub 2012 Mar 14.
  1. “Half plate of rice to a male casual sexual partner, full plate belongs to the husband”: findings from a qualitative study on sexual behaviour in relation to HIV and AIDS in northern Tanzania. Mwanga JR, Mshana G, Kaatano G, Changalucha J. BMC Public Health. 2011 Dec 28;11:957. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-11-957.
  1. Policy environment and male circumcision for HIV prevention: findings from a situation analysis study in Tanzania. Mwanga JR, Wambura M, Mosha JF, Mshana G, Mosha F, Changalucha J. BMC Public Health. 2011 Jun 28;11:506. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-11-506.
  1. Acceptability of medical male circumcision in the traditionally circumcising communities in Northern Tanzania. Wambura M, Mwanga JR, Mosha JF, Mshana G, Mosha F, Changalucha J. BMC Public Health. 2011 May 23;11:373. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-11-373.
  1. ‘We call it the shaking illness’: perceptions and experiences of Parkinson’s disease in rural northern Tanzania. Mshana G, Dotchin CL, Walker RW. BMC Public Health. 2011 Apr 8;11:219. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-11-219.
  1. Traditional male circumcision practices among the Kurya of North-eastern Tanzania and implications for national programmes. Mshana G, Wambura M, Mwanga J, Mosha J, Mosha F, Changalucha J. AIDS Care. 2011 Sep;23(9):1111-6. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2011.554518. Epub 2011 May 24.
  1. Transactional sex amongst young people in rural northern Tanzania: an ethnography of young women’s motivations and negotiation. Wamoyi J, Wight D, Plummer M, Mshana GH, Ross D. Reprod Health. 2010 Apr 29;7:2. doi: 10.1186/1742-4755-7-2.
  1. Aborting and suspending pregnancy in rural Tanzania: an ethnography of young people’s beliefs and practices. Plummer ML, Wamoyi J, Nyalali K, Mshana G, Shigongo ZS, Ross DA, Wight D. Stud Fam Plann. 2008 Dec;39(4):281-92.
  1. Circumcision among adolescent boys in rural northwestern Tanzania. Weiss HA, Plummer ML, Changalucha J, Mshana G, Shigongo ZS, Todd J, Wight D, Hayes RJ, Ross DA. Trop Med Int Health. 2008 Aug;13(8):1054-61. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2008.02107.x. Epub 2008 Jun 28.
  1. Barriers to accessing antiretroviral therapy in Kisesa, Tanzania: a qualitative study of early rural referrals to the national program. Mshana GH, Wamoyi J, Busza J, Zaba B, Changalucha J, Kaluvya S, Urassa M. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2006 Sep;20(9):649-57.
  1. ‘The man who believed he had AIDS was cured’: AIDS and sexually-transmitted infection treatment-seeking behaviour in rural Mwanza, Tanzania. Plummer ML, Mshana G, Wamoyi J, Shigongo ZS, Hayes RJ, Ross DA, Wight D. AIDS Care. 2006 Jul;18(5):460-6.
  1. Farming with your hoe in a sack: condom attitudes, access, and use in rural Tanzania. Plummer ML, Wight D, Wamoyi J, Mshana G, Hayes RJ, Ross DA. Stud Fam Plann. 2006 Mar;37(1):29-40.
  1. ‘She was bewitched and caught an illness similar to AIDS’: AIDS and sexually transmitted infection causation beliefs in rural northern Tanzania. Mshana G, Plummer ML, Wamoyi J, Shigongo ZS, Ross DA, Wight D. Cult Health Sex. 2006 Jan-Feb;8(1):45-58.
  1. Contradictory sexual norms and expectations for young people in rural Northern Tanzania. Wight D, Plummer ML, Mshana G, Wamoyi J, Shigongo ZS, Ross DA. Soc Sci Med. 2006 Feb;62(4):987-97. Epub 2005 Sep 1.