Publications by authors named "Charles Agyemang"

100Publications

The Upcoming Epidemic of Heart Failure in South Asia.

Circ Heart Fail 2020 Oct 23;13(10):e007218. Epub 2020 Sep 23.

Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease (W.H., K.N., M.C.-A.), Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.120.007218DOI Listing
October 2020

Prevalence of Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in the Gambia: A Systematic Review.

Glob Heart 2020 Jun 17;15(1):42. Epub 2020 Jun 17.

Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam, NL.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.5334/gh.827DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7427677PMC
June 2020

The Multifaceted Pathways Linking Populism to Ethnic Minority Health Comment on "A Scoping Review of Populist Radical Right Parties' Influence on Welfare Policy and its Implications for Population Health in Europe".

Int J Health Policy Manag 2020 Aug 15. Epub 2020 Aug 15.

Department of Public and Occupational Health, Amsterdam University Medical Centres, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.34172/ijhpm.2020.154DOI Listing
August 2020

Neighborhood Environment Has a Profound Association With Refugees' Health.

JAMA Netw Open 2020 Aug 3;3(8):e2014355. Epub 2020 Aug 3.

Danish Research Centre for Migration, Ethnicity and Health, Section of Health Services Research, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.14355DOI Listing
August 2020

Oral Health Status, Oral Health Behaviours and Oral Health Care Utilisation Among Migrants Residing in Europe: A Systematic Review.

J Immigr Minor Health 2020 Jul 19. Epub 2020 Jul 19.

Department of Social Dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), University of Amsterdam and VU University, Gustav Mahlerlaan 3004, 1081 LA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10903-020-01056-9DOI Listing
July 2020

Hypertension control in sub-Saharan Africa: Clinical inertia is another elephant in the room.

J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 2020 Jun 19;22(6):959-961. Epub 2020 May 19.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam UMC, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jch.13874DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7383612PMC
June 2020

Methodological considerations for the meta-analysis of metabolic syndrome in sub-Saharan Africa.

Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 2020 06 21;30(6):1050-1051. Epub 2020 Mar 21.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.numecd.2020.03.009DOI Listing
June 2020

Sharpening the global focus on ethnicity and race in the time of COVID-19.

Lancet 2020 05 10;395(10238):1673-1676. Epub 2020 May 10.

Usher Institute, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(20)31102-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7211499PMC
May 2020

Geographic location determines beta-cell autoimmunity among adult Ghanaians: Findings from the RODAM study.

Immun Inflamm Dis 2020 09 7;8(3):299-309. Epub 2020 May 7.

Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Section of Family Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/iid3.306DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7416037PMC
September 2020

Physical Inactivity among Ghanaians in Ghana and Ghanaian Migrants in Europe.

Med Sci Sports Exerc 2020 Oct;52(10):2152-2161

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam, the NETHERLANDS.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0000000000002357DOI Listing
October 2020

Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 2020 04 31;30(4):547-565. Epub 2019 Dec 31.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.numecd.2019.12.012DOI Listing
April 2020

Higher prevalence of peripheral arterial disease in Ghana compared to Ghanaian migrants in Europe: The RODAM study.

Int J Cardiol 2020 04 14;305:127-134. Epub 2019 Dec 14.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2019.12.028DOI Listing
April 2020

Hyperuricaemia and its association with 10-year risk of cardiovascular disease among migrant and non-migrant African populations: the RODAM study.

Trop Med Int Health 2020 04 2;25(4):496-505. Epub 2020 Jan 2.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13362DOI Listing
April 2020

Acculturation and Food Intake Among Ghanaian Migrants in Europe: Findings From the RODAM Study.

J Nutr Educ Behav 2020 02 7;52(2):114-125. Epub 2019 Oct 7.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jneb.2019.09.004DOI Listing
February 2020

Early-life exposures and cardiovascular disease risk among Ghanaian migrant and home populations: the RODAM study.

J Dev Orig Health Dis 2020 06 26;11(3):250-263. Epub 2019 Sep 26.

Julius Global Health, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S2040174419000527DOI Listing
June 2020

A population-based retrospective study comparing cancer mortality between Moluccan migrants and the general Dutch population: equal risk 65 years after immigration?

BMJ Open 2019 08 15;9(8):e029288. Epub 2019 Aug 15.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam UMC (location AMC), University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2019-029288DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6701674PMC
August 2019

Early-life factors are associated with waist circumference and type 2 diabetes among Ghanaian adults: The RODAM Study.

Sci Rep 2019 07 26;9(1):10848. Epub 2019 Jul 26.

Department of Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-47169-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6659619PMC
July 2019

Eligibility for cardiovascular risk screening among different ethnic groups: The HELIUS study.

Eur J Prev Cardiol 2020 Jul 25;27(11):1204-1211. Epub 2019 Jul 25.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2047487319866284DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7357181PMC
July 2020

Comfy zone hypotheses in migrant health research: time for a paradigm shift.

Authors:
Charles Agyemang

Public Health 2019 Jul 6;172:108-115. Epub 2019 Jun 6.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.puhe.2019.03.025DOI Listing
July 2019

Microvascular and macrovascular complications in type 2 diabetes Ghanaian residents in Ghana and Europe: The RODAM study.

J Diabetes Complications 2019 08 10;33(8):572-578. Epub 2019 May 10.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Public Health research institute, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2019.04.016DOI Listing
August 2019

Gene-environment Interaction on the Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Among Ethnic Minority Populations Living in Europe and North America: A Systematic Review.

Curr Diabetes Rev 2020 ;16(5):457-470

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/1573399815666190531102054DOI Listing
June 2020

Epidemiology, risk factors, and opportunities for prevention of cardiovascular disease in individuals of South Asian ethnicity living in Europe.

Atherosclerosis 2019 07 16;286:105-113. Epub 2019 May 16.

School of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain; Cardiovascular Risk Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Bellvitge University Hospital, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain; Biomedical Research Network in Obesity and Nutrition (CIBEROBN), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2019.05.014DOI Listing
July 2019

Tackling the health challenges of international migrant workers.

Lancet Glob Health 2019 07 20;7(7):e813-e814. Epub 2019 May 20.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam University Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(19)30224-4DOI Listing
July 2019

Illness representations and coping practices for self-managing hypertension among sub-Saharan Africans: A comparative study among Ghanaian migrants and non-migrant Ghanaians.

Patient Educ Couns 2019 09 5;102(9):1711-1721. Epub 2019 Apr 5.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam University Medical Centres, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S07383991193013
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2019.04.008DOI Listing
September 2019

Is social support associated with hypertension control among Ghanaian migrants in Europe and non-migrants in Ghana? The RODAM study.

Intern Emerg Med 2019 09 26;14(6):957-966. Epub 2019 Mar 26.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam University Medical Centres, Amsterdam Public Health (APH) Research Institute, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11739-019-02075-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6722196PMC
September 2019

Differential associations between psychosocial stress and obesity among Ghanaians in Europe and in Ghana: findings from the RODAM study.

Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2020 Jan 11;55(1):45-56. Epub 2019 Mar 11.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00127-019-01682-1DOI Listing
January 2020

Incidence and determinants of diabetes-related lower limb amputations in Ghana, 2010-2015- a retrospective cohort study.

BMC Endocr Disord 2019 Mar 1;19(1):27. Epub 2019 Mar 1.

Faculty of Medicine and Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaoundé 1, Yaoundé, Cameroon.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12902-019-0353-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6397489PMC
March 2019

Effects of Lifestyle Modifications and Dietary Habits on Prevention of Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease.

J Diabetes Res 2018;2018:2341230. Epub 2018 Dec 11.

Department of Population Health and Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
https://www.hindawi.com/journals/jdr/2018/2341230/
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/2341230DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6311884PMC
October 2019

All-cause mortality among three generations of Moluccans in the Netherlands.

Eur J Public Health 2019 06;29(3):463-467

Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
https://academic.oup.com/eurpub/advance-article/doi/10.1093/
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/cky255DOI Listing
June 2019

Lay community perceptions and treatment options for hypertension in rural northern Ghana: a qualitative analysis.

BMJ Open 2018 11 28;8(11):e023451. Epub 2018 Nov 28.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Public Health (APH) Research Institute, Amsterdam University Medical Centers, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023451DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6278795PMC
November 2018

The neglect of migrant oral health: setting a research agenda for Europe.

Eur J Public Health 2018 12;28(6):984-985

Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/cky106DOI Listing
December 2018

Non-communicable diseases in migrants: an expert review.

J Travel Med 2019 Feb;26(2)

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, AZ Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
https://academic.oup.com/jtm/advance-article/doi/10.1093/jtm
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tay107DOI Listing
February 2019

Medication non-adherence and blood pressure control among hypertensive migrant and non-migrant populations of sub-Saharan African origin: the RODAM study.

J Hum Hypertens 2019 02 15;33(2):131-148. Epub 2018 Oct 15.

Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41371-018-0120-8DOI Listing
February 2019

Ethnic differences in hypertension prevalence and contributing determinants - the HELIUS study.

Eur J Prev Cardiol 2018 12 9;25(18):1914-1922. Epub 2018 Oct 9.

1 Department of Internal and Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, the Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/2047487318803241
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2047487318803241DOI Listing
December 2018

Heterogeneity in blood pressure in UK Bangladeshi, Indian and Pakistani, compared to White, populations: divergence of adults and children.

J Hum Hypertens 2018 11 4;32(11):725-744. Epub 2018 Sep 4.

Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41371-018-0095-5DOI Listing
November 2018

Ethnic differences in cardiovascular morbidity and mortality among patients with breast cancer in the Netherlands: a register-based cohort study.

BMJ Open 2018 08 17;8(8):e021509. Epub 2018 Aug 17.

Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-021509DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6104747PMC
August 2018

Cardiovascular disease risk prediction in low income settings: A call for context specific risk equations.

Int J Cardiol 2018 08;265:239

Julius Global Health, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, The Netherlands; Division of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2018.05.010DOI Listing
August 2018

The association of depression and posttraumatic stress disorder with the metabolic syndrome in a multi-ethnic cohort: the HELIUS study.

Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2018 Sep 23;53(9):921-930. Epub 2018 May 23.

Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00127-018-1533-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6133160PMC
September 2018

20 year trends in renal disease mortality in Ghana: A review of autopsies.

Nephrology (Carlton) 2019 Apr;24(4):387-394

Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam Public Health research institute, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13255DOI Listing
April 2019

Genetic factors contributing to hypertension in African-based populations: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 2018 03 9;20(3):485-495. Epub 2018 Mar 9.

Non-Communicable Diseases Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jch.13225DOI Listing
March 2018

Your health is your wealth: faith-based community action on the health of African migrant communities in Amsterdam.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2018 05 9;72(5):409-412. Epub 2018 Feb 9.

Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jech-2017-209130DOI Listing
May 2018

Limited access to CVD medicines in low-income and middle-income countries: poverty is at the heart of the matter.

Lancet Glob Health 2018 03;6(3):e234-e235

Department of Internal and Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30048-2DOI Listing
March 2018

Cardiovascular disease risk prediction in sub-Saharan African populations - Comparative analysis of risk algorithms in the RODAM study.

Int J Cardiol 2018 03 28;254:310-315. Epub 2018 Jan 28.

Julius Global Health, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, The Netherlands; Division of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.11.082DOI Listing
March 2018

Migration and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Among Ghanaian Populations in Europe: The RODAM Study (Research on Obesity and Diabetes Among African Migrants).

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2017 Nov;10(11)

From Julius Global Health, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands (D.B., D.E.G., K.K.-G.); School of Public Health, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana (D.B., P.A.B., E.O.-D.); Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, The Netherlands (C.A., E.B., K.M., K.S.); Department of Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom (L.S., J.A.); Department of Molecular Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, Germany (M.S., C.G., I.D.); Regional Institute for Population Studies, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana (A.d.-G.A.); Mother Kevin Postgraduate Medical School, Uganda Martyrs University, Kampala (S.B.); Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research, Kwame NKrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana (E.O.-D.); Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Charité-University Medicine Berlin, Germany (F.P.M.); Charite Center for Cardiovascular Research, Berlin, Germany (J.S.); Non-Communicable Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa (A.P.K.); and Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa (K.K.-G.).

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.117.004013DOI Listing
November 2017

Interventions to improve social determinants of health among elderly ethnic minority groups: a review.

Eur J Public Health 2017 12;27(6):1048-1054

Department of General Practice and Elderly Care Medicine, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckx178DOI Listing
December 2017

Ethnic disparities in educational and occupational gradients of estimated cardiovascular disease risk: The Healthy Life in an Urban Setting study.

Scand J Public Health 2018 Mar 12;46(2):204-213. Epub 2017 Jul 12.

1 Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center of the University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1403494817718906DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5871022PMC
March 2018

Current trends in admissions and outcomes of cardiac diseases in Ghana.

Clin Cardiol 2017 Oct 10;40(10):783-788. Epub 2017 Jul 10.

Department of Cardiology, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/clc.22753DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6490361PMC
October 2017

Blood pressure control and mortality in US- and foreign-born blacks in New York City.

J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 2017 Oct 6;19(10):956-964. Epub 2017 Jul 6.

Department of Population Health, NYU School of Medicine, Center for Healthful Behavior Change, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jch.13045DOI Listing
October 2017

Sleep duration is associated with increased risk for cardiovascular outcomes: a pilot study in a sample of community dwelling adults in Ghana.

Sleep Med 2017 Jun 28;34:118-125. Epub 2017 Mar 28.

Center for Healthful Behavior Change, Division of Health Behavior, Department of Population Health, NYU School of Medicine, 227 E. 30th St, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10016, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sleep.2017.03.008DOI Listing
June 2017

Thresholds for Ambulatory Blood Pressure Among African Americans in the Jackson Heart Study.

Circulation 2017 Jun 20;135(25):2470-2480. Epub 2017 Apr 20.

From Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine (J.R., T.M.S., A.J.S., G.O.); Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York (D.S., M.A.); Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham (J.N.B., P.M.); Center for Minority Health & Health Disparities Research and Education, Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans (D.F.S.); Department of Public Health, Amsterdam Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands (C.A.); Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (D.L.B.M.); and Division of Health System Innovation and Research, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City (A.P.B.).

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.027051DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5711518PMC
June 2017

Tracing Africa's progress towards implementing the Non-Communicable Diseases Global action plan 2013-2020: a synthesis of WHO country profile reports.

BMC Public Health 2017 04 5;17(1):297. Epub 2017 Apr 5.

Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-017-4199-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5382491PMC
April 2017

Association of perceived ethnic discrimination with general and abdominal obesity in ethnic minority groups: the HELIUS study.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2017 05 13;71(5):453-460. Epub 2016 Dec 13.

Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jech-2016-207875DOI Listing
May 2017

Ethnic Variations in Prognosis of Patients with Dementia: A Prospective Nationwide Registry Linkage Study in The Netherlands.

J Alzheimers Dis 2017 ;56(1):205-213

Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/JAD-160897DOI Listing
February 2018

Lonely and bored stiff: challenging phase for ethnic minority and migrant health in Europe.

Authors:
Charles Agyemang

Eur J Public Health 2016 12 13;26(6):898-899. Epub 2016 Oct 13.

Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckw112DOI Listing
December 2016

Gaps in Hypertension Guidelines in Low- and Middle-Income Versus High-Income Countries: A Systematic Review.

Hypertension 2016 12 3;68(6):1328-1337. Epub 2016 Oct 3.

From the Department of Medicine and University College Hospital (M.O., J.Y., T.M., L.O., T.F., E.S.M., B.S.) and Institute for Advanced Medical Research and Training, College of Medicine (R.A.), University of Ibadan, Nigeria; WFNR-Blossom Specialist Medical Center, Ibadan, Nigeria (M.O., E.U.); Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido-Ekiti, Nigeria (P.O.); Department of Medicine, CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru (J.J.M.); Department of Neurology (W.F., R.S., B.O.) and Department of Public Health Sciences (M.G.), Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston; School of International Development and Global Studies, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (S.Y.); Department of Family and Emergency Medicine, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada (J.K.); Department of Public Health, Health Service Organization, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (L.T.); Departments of Anesthesia/Pediatrics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (J.V.O.); Department of Health Research, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India, New Delhi, India (P.M.); Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (C.C., R.J.); Non Communicable Diseases Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, South Africa (A.K.); School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia (A.G.T.); Cardiovascular Global Health Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (G.S.B.); Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases, UCL Institute for Global Health, London, United Kingdom (G.P.); Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands (C.A.); Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Florence, Italy (P.A.M.); and Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa (S.N.).

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.116.08290DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5159303PMC
December 2016