Publications by authors named "Richard Munthali"

15Publications

Body mass index trajectories from adolescent to young adult for incident high blood pressure and high plasma glucose.

PLoS One 2019 1;14(5):e0213828. Epub 2019 May 1.

Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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January 2020

Body composition and physical activity as mediators in the relationship between socioeconomic status and blood pressure in young South African women: a structural equation model analysis.

BMJ Open 2018 12 19;8(12):e023404. Epub 2018 Dec 19.

MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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December 2018

Genetic risk score for adult body mass index associations with childhood and adolescent weight gain in an African population.

Genes Nutr 2018 1;13:24. Epub 2018 Aug 1.

1Faculty of Science, School of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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August 2018

Demographic, socio-economic and behavioural correlates of BMI in middle-aged black men and women from urban Johannesburg, South Africa.

Glob Health Action 2018 ;11(sup2):1448250

a MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Health Sciences , University of the Witwatersrand , Johannesburg , South Africa.

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November 2018

Genetic variants in SEC16B are associated with body composition in black South Africans.

Nutr Diabetes 2018 07 19;8(1):43. Epub 2018 Jul 19.

Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, National Health Laboratory Service & University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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July 2018

Influence of socioeconomic status on changes in body size and physical activity in ageing black South African women.

Eur Rev Aging Phys Act 2018 26;15. Epub 2018 Apr 26.

3Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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April 2018

Rural-urban variations in age at menarche, adult height, leg-length and abdominal adiposity in black South African women in transitioning South Africa.

Ann Hum Biol 2018 Mar 20;45(2):123-132. Epub 2018 Mar 20.

a MRC/WITS Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics , School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand , Johannesburg , South Africa.

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March 2018

The associations between adult body composition and abdominal adiposity outcomes, and relative weight gain and linear growth from birth to age 22 in the Birth to Twenty Plus cohort, South Africa.

PLoS One 2018 16;13(1):e0190483. Epub 2018 Jan 16.

MRC/WITS Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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February 2018

Understanding the Relationship between Socio-Economic Status, Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour, and Adiposity in Young Adult South African Women Using Structural Equation Modelling.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2017 10 23;14(10). Epub 2017 Oct 23.

MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa.

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October 2017

Early Life Growth Predictors of Childhood Adiposity Trajectories and Future Risk for Obesity: Birth to Twenty Cohort.

Child Obes 2017 Oct 18;13(5):384-391. Epub 2017 May 18.

3 MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit (DPHRU), University of the Witwatersrand , Johannesburg, South Africa .

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October 2017

Association Between Early Life Growth and Blood Pressure Trajectories in Black South African Children.

Hypertension 2016 11 26;68(5):1123-1131. Epub 2016 Sep 26.

From the MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa (J.K., L.S.A., R.J.M., J.M.P., S.A.N.); and Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (L.S.A.).

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November 2016

Childhood adiposity trajectories are associated with late adolescent blood pressure: birth to twenty cohort.

BMC Public Health 2016 07 29;16:665. Epub 2016 Jul 29.

MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit (DPHRU), University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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July 2016