Theses/Dissertations from 2011

Use of calculator in primary mathematics classroom in rural Sindh, Rafique Ahmed Khatti

The role of the head teacher in teacher evaluation: a case of a public secondary school in Kenya, Annplosa Njeri Kinuthia

School based supervision for enhancing the process of teaching and learning: a case of a rural secondary school in Taita district in Kenya, Robinson Muema Kinyanjui


Prevalence of genital chlamydia infection in urban women of reproductive age, Ruchika Kohli-Kochhar

School leaders' perceptions of clinical supervision: a case study of a Kenyan secondary school, Carolyne Adhiambo Kokeyo

Language use in a science classroom: a case of form one science classes in a public secondary school in Tanzania, Jamila Khalifa Kova

Perceptions of IDP children and regular school children of class seven about schooling in emergency situations: Case studies from Kashmore, Ghulam Murtaza Langah

Headteachers' leadership practices in improving students' learning processes: a case of pastoralist community secondary school in Monduli District Tanzania, Christopher Sabas Malamsha

Teachers as social workers during emergency situation (floods of 2010): A case study of teachers role in an IDP camp at Sukkur, Pakistan, Asadullah Mangi

A randomised controlled trial investigating the effect of adding fentanyl to low dose bupivacaine in combined spinal-epidural anaesthesia, using epidural volume extension technique in caesarean section, Mudola V. Manyano

Novice tutor induction practice in a government teacher training college in Tanzania, Arceno Mapii


The Prevalence and factors associated with nonadherence with ARV treatment and cotrimoxazole preventive therapy among HIV infected adolescents attending out-patient HIV clinics in Kenya, Reson Marima

The influence of school inspection on teaching: a case of a public secondary school in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, MaryGoreth Anthony Massao

Teacher poetry: views and instructional practices of ESL teachers in a public secondary school in Kenya, Priscillar Mlingi Massawe

The implementation of workplace professional development programs in teaching: a case of a government diploma teachers college in Tanzania, Elitha Alphonce Mbedule

Teachers perceptions about children with learning disabilities in main stream classroom in a private school of Karachi, Pakistan, Syed Javed Mehdi


A randomized-controlled trial of steroid injection in the management of plantar fasciitis at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Abdi H. Mohamed

Integrating ICT in financial management: a case of a secondary school in Tanzania, Francis Mutie Muema

Teaching mathematics for relational understanding at lower secondary school level in rural Pakistan, Afzal Muhammad

An exploration into the preparation of science and mathematics teachers for ICT- integration into teaching and learning in secondary schools: a case of an inset program in Kenya., Rose Atieno Mutende


The use of MCV and MCH to screen for iron deficiency in pregnancy among women with normal haemoglobin values, Charles M. Muteshi

Exploring perception and practices of deputy district officers as educational leaders in the context of Balochistan, Pakistan, Aamir Naeem

Investigating development of literacy and social skills among Kenyan pre-school children for school readiness, Joyce Namunyak

Action songs as a manifestation of multimodality for learning new vocabulary, Nazish Naseeruddin

Screening of pcychiatric disorders in hearing-impaired children and adolescents 4-16 years old attending special education institution in Karachi : a cross sectional study, Afshan Nazar


Prevalence of low bone mineral density amongst resident doctors at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Rose Ndumia

Enhancing the creative potentials of educational leaders, Nimira Noorani

The role of leadership in workplace professional development for teachers, Stella Damian Nyantamba

Teachers' perceptions of the role of key resource teachers (KRTs) as professional development resource persons: a study in a primary school in Nakuru Municipality, Kenya, Marilyn Apondi Ogwang

Exploring learners' perspectives on oral error correction in a secondary school in Kenya, Crispin Wandera Ojwang'a


Prevalence of nasal carriage of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus in healthcare workers at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Geoffrey A. Omuse

Head teacher evaluation and its influence on professional growth: perceptions of public secondary school head teachers, Kenya, Olendo Laban Onono


Relationship between the quetelet’s index, HOMA-IR index and prostate size in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia at St.Mary’s Hospital in, Timothy Onyuma

Role of alternate reading frame potein (ARFP) in the pathogens of chronic Hepatits C viral infection, Humaira Humayun Qureshi

Working with a mathematics teacher in a primary school in Pemba to improve the teaching and learning process of place value concept, Rajab Kheir Rajab

How school leaders address learner-related gender issue: a case study of a rural co-educational school, Margaret Mcheghu Righa

How school leaders address learner- related gender issues: a case study of a rural co-educational school, Margaret Mcheghu Righa

Experiences of primary school pupils living with HIV and AIDS: a case study of four pupils in Dar es salaam, Idrisa Khamis Sabour

Patients and caregivers experience and perceptions of living with Hepatitis C in Karachi, Pakistan, Noureen Kamaluddin Sagani

Exploring the perceptions and practices of district officers education elementary (DOEEs) regarding effective primary schools in one of the districts of Sindh, Pakistan, Karoo Mal Sajnani

Incidence of human immune deficiency virus among injection drug users enrolled in a harm reduction program at Karachi, Rab Nawaz Samo

Studying mothers perceptions about their interaction with children in their early years for emotional development, Salima Moosa Sewani

Exploring the connection between teacher leadership and students classroom participation in a private higher secondary school in Karachi, Shafiq-ur-Rehman

Views of male and female participants of an adult literacy programme about the need and value of female education in rural Sindh, Sayed Muzaffar Ali Shah

Integration of information and communication technology in teaching of science at lower secondary level (6-8) in a government school in urban Sindh, Syed Wafa Hassan Shah


Malignant lymphoma subtypes in a private hospital in Nairobi: a retrospective cross-sectional study, Omar A. Sherman

The role of school leadership in facilitating students in the integration of thier learning from various learning spaces in a private higher secondary school in Karachi, Pakistan, Taj-ul-Muluk

Enhancing teachers' collaborative teaching practices in a secondary school in Kenya, Khamisi Ali Teuzi


Effects of intravenous diclofenac on postoperative sore throat in patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi: a randomized, double blind controlled trial, Auline W. Thang’a

Palliative care for people living with HIV/AIDS in Uganda: an investigation of patients & caregiver’s outcome and professional perspectives, Wesley Too


An analysis of the clinical practice of emergency medicine in public emergency centres in Kenya, Benjamin W. Wachira

Theses/Dissertations from 2010

The effective use of different strategies to motivate primary students to learn English language, Razan Fayz Adra

Enhancing an eight grade mathematics teacher's understanding of developing students' deductive reasoning in geometry using concrete materials, Ishtiaque Ahmed

Preterm birth : a factor of postpartum depression among mothers residing in Karachi, Pakistan, Salima Amir Ali

Exploring active learning in the early years : A case study of two teachers' practices in early childhood school settings in Karachi, Pakistan, Salma Ali

Improving my teaching of creative writing skills by using short stories with students of secondary class in a private school, Tahera Arif

Exploring leadership and management practices of district education officers in the context of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Saeed Akhtar Awan

Exploring school-based decision making processes for school improvement in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan, Sher Aziz

Distributed leadership: Ideals and realities in a private secondary school in Karachi, Pakistan, Hussain Sher Bahadur


Evaluation of solid breast masses using Sonographic ACR BI-RADS lexicon descriptors, Brian N. Bwombuna

Role of social health insurance in improving financial access to health care : a qualitative appraisal of the situation in district Thatta Sindh, Pakistan, Kinza Siddique Chaudhary

An autobiographical approach to exploring secondary ELTs' professional development in developing countries: Syria and Pakistan, Ruba Hashem Dayoub

Factors affecting engagement of NGOS for health systems strengthening in Pakistan-developing a framework for meaningful public-private partnership, Iram Ejaz

Autobiographies of two female educational leaders: A case from Pakistan, Gul Farzana

Gentamicin use and hearing loss in children of peri areas of Karachi : a cohort study, Urooj Fatima

Prospects for financial sustainability of basic package of health services in Afghanistan, Ahmad Murid Haidari

Objective-oriented verses participant-oriented approach to develop a monitoring and evaluation tool for mental health program in Afghanistan, Mohammad Hussain Hasseen

Role of language in teaching and learning of mathematical word problems, Salma Jan


Immunophenotypic profile of acute leukemias at Agakhan University Hospital, Nairobi, Beatrice M. Kabera


Peripheral arterial disease in HIV positive and negative subjects at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Farida Kaittany

Stress among nursing students in their clinical placement in Karachi, Tehmina Kausar

Development of male and female students' leadership potentials in a trust-run secondary school : Possibilities and challenges, Asifa Khanam

Improving the context of learning by using appreciative inquiry approach (AIA), Tayyiba Khanam

Emerging role of community based midwife (CMW) in Pakistan: a case of district Lasbela, Balochistan province, Ghulam Mustafa Khan

Low case detection rate of tuberculosis in Ziarat : how the target will be achieved?, Muhammad Dawood Khan

Prevalence of abnormal aminoglycoside trough levels in children with clinically suspected gram negative infections at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Isaac N. Kihurani


Comparison of a new opposed phase imaging protocol to the standard conventional MRI protocol in demonstration of lumbar degenerative disc disease at 1.5T., Peter C. Magabe


Detection of extended spectrum beta lactamases genotypes and their association with cephalosporin susceptibility in Community Acquired Enterobacteriaceae Infections, Daniel W. Maina

Nature of nurse's verbal communication with unconscious or sedated pateints in an intensive care unit at a tertiary care hospital, Karachi, Pakistan, Saima Merchant


A randomized controlled trial of the effect of additional ultrasound therapy to analgesia treatment protocol for acute low back pain at AKUH (N), Shamshudin Mohammedali

Factors influencing dots default in Kabul : need a responsive health care system-more than ever!, Hamid Hassan Momand

Enhancing the role of subject coordinators through appreciative inquiry, Saira Mumtaz


The effectiveness of training nurses in breast cancer awareness at a tertiary hospital: an experimental study, Miriam Mutebi


The efficacy of intravenous hyoscine-n-butylbromide (buscopan®) for the acceleration of labour in first time parturients: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial, Mukaindo A. Mwaniki

Assessment of clinical competency of nurse-midwives : implications for maternal and neonatal health care at the national level/, Loveluck Kusriel Mwasha

Developing students' English reading skills by developing teachers' teaching skills through action research, Muhammad Nawaz

Characterstics of a clinical teacher as perceived by nursing instructors and BSCN students in an armed forces post graduate medical institute, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, Zarina Naz

Myths and misconceptions about contraceptive methods: an exploratory qualitative study amongst married youth of Karachi, Noureen Aleem Nishtar


Patterns of fatal gunshot injuries in Nairobi: a prospective forensic study, Ancent K. Nzioka


Expression patterns of β–catenin, COX-2 and p27 in colorectal carcinomas at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Patricia Okiro


Prevalence of urinary tract infections in febrile children and role of urine interleukins in diagnosis, Anne J. Rerimoi

Pakistani grade ten students' conceptions of nature of science, Shamsa Salim

A comparison of clinical risk factors and Bone Mineral Density (BMD) in the assessment of osteoporosis in patients admitted with hip fractures aged fifty years and above at Aga Khan Hospital Dar-es-Salaam, 2009, Jacob Shabani

Availability and affordability of essential medicines : exploring the effects on health seeking behaviours and health services utilization for children under-5 years, living in a settlement of Karachi, Yasir Shafiq

Community involvement as a pathway for school improvement, Gumbury Shah

Factors affecting the midwifery-led service provider model in Pakistan, Surriya Shahnaz

The relationship between stress, depression, cortisol, and preterm birth in women residing in Karachi, Pakistan, Kiran Shaikh

Impact of English proficiency training on primary school teachers' development of English speaking skills, Mariam Shaikh

Exploring the teachers' assessment strategies of social skills of lower primary students, Sadia Ashar Sheikh

Seroprevalence of measles IgG in children 12-59 months of age in Karachi one year after measles vaccine supplementry immunization activity, Sana Sadiq Sheikh