Dr. Donald Apollo Kokonya

kokonyaDepartment of Internal Medicine

School of Medicine

P.O. Box 190-50100

Kakamega, KENYA

Kakamega-Webuye Road

Office no: SPD 203 Mon 10-12 & Fri 2-5 PM

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Dr. Donald Apollo Kokonya.

Some of his Major Publications:

  1. Sinei, SK; Morrison, CS; Sekadde-Kigondu, C; Allen, M; Kokonya, D. Complications of use of intrauterine devices among HIV-1-infected women.Published in The Lancet on April 25, 1998. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(97)10319-1
  2. Morrison, CS; Sekadde-Kigondu, C; Sinei, SK; Weiner, DH; Kwok, C; Kokonya, D. Is the intrauterine device appropriate contraception for HIV-1-infected women?. Published in British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology in August, 2001.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/J.1471-0528.2001.00204.X.
  3. Ndetei, David M.; Khasakhala, Lincoln; Ongecha-Owuor, Francisca; Kuria, Mary; Mutiso, Victoria; Syanda, Judy; Kokonya, Donald. Attitudes toward psychiatry: A survey of medical students at the University of Nairobi, Kenya. Published in Academic Psychiatry in March, 2008. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1176/APPI.AP.32.2.154.
  4. Ndetei, David M.; Khasakhala, Lincoln; Nyabola, Lambert; Ongecha-Owuor, Francisca; Seedat, Soraya; Mutiso, Victoria; Kokonya, Donald; Odhiambo, Gideon. The prevalence of anxiety and depression symptoms and syndromes in Kenyan children and adolescents. Published in Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health on August 01, 2008. https://doi.org/10.2989/JCAMH.2008.20.1.6.491.
  5. Ndetei, David M.; Khasakhala, Lincoln; Maru, Hitesh; Pizzo, Matteo; Mutiso, Victoria; Ongecha-Owuor, Francisca A.; Kokonya, Donald A. Clinical epidemiology in patients admitted at Mathari Psychiatric Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya. Published in Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology on September 01, 2008.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/S00127-008-0360-Y.
  6. Ndetei, David M.; Ongecha-Owuor, Francisa A.; Khasakhala, Lincoln; Mutiso, Victoria; Odhiambo, Gideon; Kokonya, Donald A. Traumatic experiences of Kenyan secondary school students.Published in Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health in 2007.DOI: https://doi.org/10.2989/17280580709486650.
  7. Ndetei, David M.; Khasakhala, Lincoln I.; Ongecha-Owuor, Francisca A.; Kuria, Mary W.; Mutiso, Victoria; Kokonya, Donald A. Prevalence of Substance Abuse Among Patients in General Medical Facilities in Kenya. Published in Substance Abuse on April 21, 2009. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/08897070902802125.
  8. Ndetei, David M.; Khasakhala, Lincoln I.; Mutiso, Victoria; Ongecha-Owuor, Francisca A.; Kokonya, Donald A.Drug Use in a Rural Secondary School in Kenya. Published in Substance Abuse on July 30, 2010.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/08897077.2010.495313.
  9. Ndetei, David M.; Khasakhala, Lincoln I.; Mutiso, Victoria; Ongecha-Owuor, Francisca A.; Kokonya, Donald A. Patterns of Drug Abuse in Public Secondary Schools in Kenya. Published in Substance Abuse in 2009. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/08897070802606436.
  10. Ndetei, David M.; Ongecha, Francisca A.; Khasakhala, Lincoln; Syanda, Judy; Mutiso, Victoria; Othieno, Caleb J.; Odhiambo, Gideon; Kokonya, Donald A. Bullying in public secondary schools in Nairobi, Kenya. Published in Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health on June 01, 2007. DOI: https://doi.org/10.2989/17280580709486634.
  11. Mvundura, Mercy; Kokonya, Donald; Abu-Haydar, Elizabeth; Okoth, Eunice; Herrick, Tara; Mukabi, James; Carlson, Lucas; Oguttu, Monica; Burke, Thomas. Cost-effectiveness of condom uterine balloon tamponade to control severe postpartum hemorrhage in Kenya. Published in International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics on May 01, 2017. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/IJGO.12125.
  12. Mutavi, Teresia; Obondo, Anne; Mathai, Muthoni; Kokonya, Donald; Dako-Gyeke, Mavis. Incidence of Self-Esteem Among Children Exposed to Sexual Abuse in Kenya. Published in Global Social Welfare on March 01, 2018. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/S40609-017-0107-3.
  13. Ndetei, D. M.; Pizzo, M.; Khasakhala, L. I.; Maru, H. M.; Mutiso, V. N.; Ongecha-Owuor, F. A.; Kokonya, D. A. Perceived economic and behavioural effects of the mentally ill on their relatives in Kenya: a case study of the Mathari Hospital. Published in African Journal of Psychiatry on November 01, 2009. DOI: https://doi.org/10.4314/AJPSY.V12I4.49050.
  14. Ndetei, David M.; Khasakhala, Lincoln I.; Mutiso, Victoria; Ongecha-Owuor, Francisca A.; Kokonya, Donald A. Psychosocial and Health Aspects of Drug Use by Students in Public Secondary Schools in Nairobi, Kenya. Published in Substance Abuse on January 28, 2009. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/08897070802606410.
  15. Mutavi, Teresia; Obondo, Anne; Kokonya, Donald; Khasakhala, Lincoln; Mbwayo, Anne; Njiri, Francis; Mathai, Muthoni. Incidence of depressive symptoms among sexually abused children in Kenya. Published in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health on July 30, 2018. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/S13034-018-0247-Y.
  16. Ndetei, David M.; Khasakhala, L. I.; Seedat, Soraya; Syanda, Judy; Ongecha-Owuor, F. A.; Kokonya, D. A.; Mutiso, V. N. Psychometric properties of the Multidimensional Anxiety Scale for Children (MASC) amongst Nairobi public secondary school children, Kenya. Published in Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health on December 29, 2008. DOI: https://doi.org/10.2989/JCAMH.2008.20.2.6.689.
  17. Kokonya, DA; Sinei, SKA; Sekadde-Kigondu, CB; Morrison, CS; Kwok, C; Weiner, DH. Experience with IUCD insertion outside of menses in Kenya Published in EAST AFRICAN MEDICAL JOURNAL in July, 2000. DOI:https://doi.org/10.4314/eamj.v77i7.46675.
  18. Ndetei, D. M.; Omar, A.; Mutiso, V. N.; Ongecha, F. A.; Kokonya, D. A. Profiles of referrals to a psychiatric service: a descriptive study of survivors of the Nairobi US Embassy terrorist bomb blast. Published in African Journal of Psychiatry on November 01, 2009. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/20101810/.
  19. Ndetei, David M.; Khasakhala, Lincoln I.; Mutiso, Victoria; Kuria, Mary; Ongecha-Owuor, Francisca; Kokonya, Donald A. The educational environment of undergraduate students at the College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Kenya. Published in Medical Teacher on September 01, 2009.

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