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Lonnie Embleton, Ann Mwangi, Rachel Vreeman, David Ayuku & Paula Braitstein
To compile and analyze critically the literature published on street children and substance use in resource-constrained settings. We searched the literature systematically and used meta-analytical procedures to synthesize literature that met the...
Juddy Wachira, Allan Kamanda, Lonnie Embleton, Violet Naanyu, Susanna Winston, David Ayuku, and Paula Braitstein
The objective of this study was to describe the physical, social, and psychological initiation practices of street connected children and youths, in Eldoret, western Kenya. There were important gender differences in the initiation practices of SCCY...
Lukoye Atwoli, David Ayuku, Joseph Hogan, Julius Koech, Rachel Christine Vreeman, Samuel Ayaya, Paula Braitstein
Objective: The aim of this study was to determine the impact of the domestic care environment on the prevalence of potentially traumatic events (PTEs) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among orphaned and separated children in Uasin Gishu...
Susanna E Winston, Amon K Chirchir, Lauryn N Muthoni, David Ayuku, Julius Koech, Winstone Nyandiko, E Jane Carter, Paula Braitstein
The objectives of this study were to characterise the sexual health of street-connected adolescents in Eldoret, Kenya, analyse gender disparity of risks, estimate the prevalence of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and identify factors...
Juddy Wachira, Allan Kamanda, Lonnie Embleton, Violet Naanyu, Susanna Winston, David Ayuku, and Paula Braitstein
The objective of this study was to describe the physical, social, and psychological initiation practices of street connected children and youths, in Eldoret, western Kenya. There were important gender differences in the initiation practices of SCCY...
Juddy Wachira, Allan Kamanda, Lonnie Embleton, Violet Naanyu, David Ayuku, Paula Braitstein
Little is known about the reproductive health or family planning needs of street-connected children and youth in resource-constrained countries. The study objective was to describe how street-connected children and youth (SCCY) in Eldoret, Kenya,...
Lonnie Embleton, Ann Mwangi, Rachel Vreeman, David Ayuku, and Paula Braitstein
To compile and analyze critically the literature published on street children and substance use in resource-constrained settings. We searched the literature systematically and used meta-analytical procedures to synthesize literature that met the...
Susanna E Winston, Amon K Chirchir, Lauryn N Muthoni, David Ayuku, Julius Koech, Winstone Nyandiko, E. Jane Carter, Paula Braitstein
This study characterizes the sexual health of street-connected adolescents in Eldoret, Kenya, analyse gender disparity of risks, estimate the prevalence of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and identify factors associated with STIs. Street-...
Paula Braitstein, Samuel Ayaya, Winstone M. Nyandiko, Allan Kamanda, Julius Koech, Peter Gisore, Lukoye Atwoli, Rachel C. Vreeman, Corey Duefield, David O. Ayuku
UNICEF estimates that as of 2010 there were 153 million orphaned children and adolescents living in the world. While 13% of the world’s children under the age of 18 years live in sub-Saharan Africa, 36% of the world’s orphans live in the region....