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Adiposity measures and pre-diabetes or diabetes in adults with hypertension in Singapore polyclinics.

J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 2019 Jul 21;21(7):953-962. Epub 2019 Jun 21.

Program in Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jch.13587DOI Listing
July 2019

The Use of Wireless, Smartphone App-Assisted Home Blood Pressure Monitoring Among Hypertensive Patients in Singapore: Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial.

JMIR Mhealth Uhealth 2019 05 28;7(5):e13153. Epub 2019 May 28.

Programme in Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/13153DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6658261PMC
May 2019

Sleep duration and risk of end-stage renal disease: the Singapore Chinese Health Study.

Sleep Med 2019 Feb 24;54:22-27. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore; Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore, Singapore. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sleep.2018.10.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6380914PMC
February 2019

Long-term incense use and the risk of end-stage renal disease among Chinese in Singapore: the Singapore Chinese health study.

BMC Nephrol 2019 Jan 9;20(1). Epub 2019 Jan 9.

Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Medical School, 8 College Road Level 4, Singapore, 169857, Singapore.

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https://bmcnephrol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12882
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12882-018-1186-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6325774PMC
January 2019

Omega-3 fatty acids for dialysis vascular access outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2018 Nov 18;11:CD011353. Epub 2018 Nov 18.

Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Medical University-Shuang Ho Hospital, 291, Zhongzheng Road, Zhonghe District, New Taipei City, Taiwan, 23561.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD011353.pub2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6517057PMC
November 2018

Understanding factors that influence the demand for dialysis among elderly in a multi-ethnic Asian society.

Health Policy 2018 08 27;122(8):915-921. Epub 2018 Jun 27.

Department of Renal Medicine, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2018.06.008DOI Listing
August 2018

Patient pathways and perceptions of hypertension treatment, management, and control in rural Bangladesh: a qualitative study.

Patient Prefer Adherence 2018 14;12:1437-1449. Epub 2018 Aug 14.

Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/PPA.S163385DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6097513PMC
August 2018

Albuminuria and kidney function as prognostic marker of left ventricular mass among South Asians with hypertension.

J Am Soc Hypertens 2017 Dec 13;11(12):811-822.e2. Epub 2017 Oct 13.

Program in Health Services & Systems Research, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore; Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jash.2017.10.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5736364PMC
December 2017

Factors Associated with Chronic Kidney Disease and Their Clinical Utility in Primary Care Clinics in a Multi-Ethnic Southeast Asian Population.

Nephron 2018 15;138(3):202-213. Epub 2017 Dec 15.

Health Services Research Centre, SingHealth, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000485110DOI Listing
December 2017

Predictors of low estimated glomerular filtration rate after living kidney donation in a Southeast Asian population from Singapore.

Nephrology (Carlton) 2017 Oct;22(10):761-768

Department of Renal Medicine, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.12845DOI Listing
October 2017

Increased body mass index is a risk factor for end-stage renal disease in the Chinese Singapore population.

Kidney Int 2017 10 18;92(4):979-987. Epub 2017 May 18.

Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore; Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore, Singapore. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.kint.2017.03.019DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5610592PMC
October 2017

Timing of commencement of maintenance dialysis and mortality in young and older adults in Singapore.

BMC Nephrol 2017 May 30;18(1):176. Epub 2017 May 30.

Program in Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Medical School, 8 College Road, Singapore, 169857, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12882-017-0590-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5450386PMC
May 2017

Diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and chronic kidney disease in South Asia: current status and future directions.

BMJ 2017 04 11;357:j1420. Epub 2017 Apr 11.

Program in Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.j1420DOI Listing
April 2017

Red Meat Intake and Risk of ESRD.

J Am Soc Nephrol 2017 Jan 14;28(1):304-312. Epub 2016 Jul 14.

Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1681/ASN.2016030248DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5198288PMC
January 2017

Control of blood pressure and risk attenuation: a public health intervention in rural Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka: feasibility trial results.

J Hypertens 2016 09;34(9):1872-81

aProgram in Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore bDuke Global Health Institute, Durham, North Carolina, USA cDepartment of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Clinical Trials Unit, University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka dInternational Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh eDepartment of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan fSingapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore, Singapore gSaw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore hLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK iDepartment of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka jFaculty of Health, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada kDepartment of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan *Asita de Silva, Aliya Naheed, and Imtiaz Jehan contributed equally to the writing of this article.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0000000000001014DOI Listing
September 2016

Health Education and General Practitioner Training in Hypertension Management: Long-Term Effects on Kidney Function.

Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2016 06 19;11(6):1044-53. Epub 2016 May 19.

Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, University College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2215/CJN.05300515DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4891747PMC
June 2016

Chronic kidney disease in low- and middle-income countries.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2016 06 4;31(6):868-74. Epub 2016 Feb 4.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfv466DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4876969PMC
June 2016

Dietary patterns and their association with hypertension among Pakistani urban adults.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 2015 ;24(4):710-9

Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.6133/apjcn.2015.24.4.27DOI Listing
April 2016

The Association of Prehypertension With Meals Eaten Away From Home in Young Adults in Singapore.

Am J Hypertens 2015 Oct 18;28(10):1197-200. Epub 2015 Mar 18.

Program in Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ajh/hpv027DOI Listing
October 2015

Disparities in worldwide treatment of kidney failure.

Lancet 2015 May 13;385(9981):1926-8. Epub 2015 Mar 13.

Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(14)61890-0DOI Listing
May 2015

Dual RAAS blockade for kidney failure: hope for the future.

Lancet 2015 May;385(9982):2018-20

Centre for Quantitative Medicine, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore 169857.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(15)60132-5DOI Listing
May 2015

Physical activity and risk of end-stage kidney disease in the Singapore Chinese Health Study.

Nephrology (Carlton) 2015 Feb;20(2):61-7

Laboratory of Cardiovascular and Renal Risk Reduction, Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.12355DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4495910PMC
February 2015

Standards for the uniform reporting of hypertension in adults using population survey data: recommendations from the World Hypertension League Expert Committee.

J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 2014 Nov 26;16(11):773-81. Epub 2014 Aug 26.

Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Branch, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jch.12387DOI Listing
November 2014

Dietary patterns of Pakistani adults and their associations with sociodemographic, anthropometric and life-style factors.

J Nutr Sci 2013 2;2:e42. Epub 2014 Jan 2.

Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health and Health Sciences , University of Massachusetts , Amherst, MA 01003-9282 , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jns.2013.37DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4153335PMC
September 2014

Prevalence, determinants, and management of chronic kidney disease in Karachi, Pakistan - a community based cross-sectional study.

BMC Nephrol 2014 Jun 13;15:90. Epub 2014 Jun 13.

Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2369-15-90DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4065316PMC
June 2014

In reply to 'validating GFR estimating samples with clinical outcomes'.

Am J Kidney Dis 2014 May;63(5):859-60

Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2014.02.009DOI Listing
May 2014

Association of parental blood pressure with retinal microcirculatory abnormalities indicative of endothelial dysfunction in children.

J Hypertens 2014 Mar;32(3):598-605

aClinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan bHealth Services & Systems Research, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore, Singapore cDivision of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA dNational Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, UK *N.C. and A.D.H. contributed equally to the writing of the article.

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March 2014

Genome-wide trans-ancestry meta-analysis provides insight into the genetic architecture of type 2 diabetes susceptibility.

Authors:
Anubha Mahajan Min Jin Go Weihua Zhang Jennifer E Below Kyle J Gaulton Teresa Ferreira Momoko Horikoshi Andrew D Johnson Maggie C Y Ng Inga Prokopenko Danish Saleheen Xu Wang Eleftheria Zeggini Goncalo R Abecasis Linda S Adair Peter Almgren Mustafa Atalay Tin Aung Damiano Baldassarre Beverley Balkau Yuqian Bao Anthony H Barnett Ines Barroso Abdul Basit Latonya F Been John Beilby Graeme I Bell Rafn Benediktsson Richard N Bergman Bernhard O Boehm Eric Boerwinkle Lori L Bonnycastle Noël Burtt Qiuyin Cai Harry Campbell Jason Carey Stephane Cauchi Mark Caulfield Juliana C N Chan Li-Ching Chang Tien-Jyun Chang Yi-Cheng Chang Guillaume Charpentier Chien-Hsiun Chen Han Chen Yuan-Tsong Chen Kee-Seng Chia Manickam Chidambaram Peter S Chines Nam H Cho Young Min Cho Lee-Ming Chuang Francis S Collins Marylin C Cornelis David J Couper Andrew T Crenshaw Rob M van Dam John Danesh Debashish Das Ulf de Faire George Dedoussis Panos Deloukas Antigone S Dimas Christian Dina Alex S Doney Peter J Donnelly Mozhgan Dorkhan Cornelia van Duijn Josée Dupuis Sarah Edkins Paul Elliott Valur Emilsson Raimund Erbel Johan G Eriksson Jorge Escobedo Tonu Esko Elodie Eury Jose C Florez Pierre Fontanillas Nita G Forouhi Tom Forsen Caroline Fox Ross M Fraser Timothy M Frayling Philippe Froguel Philippe Frossard Yutang Gao Karl Gertow Christian Gieger Bruna Gigante Harald Grallert George B Grant Leif C Grrop Chrisropher J Groves Elin Grundberg Candace Guiducci Anders Hamsten Bok-Ghee Han Kazuo Hara Neelam Hassanali Andrew T Hattersley Caroline Hayward Asa K Hedman Christian Herder Albert Hofman Oddgeir L Holmen Kees Hovingh Astradur B Hreidarsson Cheng Hu Frank B Hu Jennie Hui Steve E Humphries Sarah E Hunt David J Hunter Kristian Hveem Zafar I Hydrie Hiroshi Ikegami Thomas Illig Erik Ingelsson Muhammed Islam Bo Isomaa Anne U Jackson Tazeen Jafar Alan James Weiping Jia Karl-Heinz Jöckel Anna Jonsson Jeremy B M Jowett Takashi Kadowaki Hyun Min Kang Stavroula Kanoni Wen Hong L Kao Sekar Kathiresan Norihiro Kato Prasad Katulanda Kirkka M Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi Ann M Kelly Hassan Khan Kay-Tee Khaw Chiea-Chuen Khor Hyung-Lae Kim Sangsoo Kim Young Jin Kim Leena Kinnunen Norman Klopp Augustine Kong Eeva Korpi-Hyövälti Sudhir Kowlessur Peter Kraft Jasmina Kravic Malene M Kristensen S Krithika Ashish Kumar Jesus Kumate Johanna Kuusisto Soo Heon Kwak Markku Laakso Vasiliki Lagou Timo A Lakka Claudia Langenberg Cordelia Langford Robert Lawrence Karin Leander Jen-Mai Lee Nanette R Lee Man Li Xinzhong Li Yun Li Junbin Liang Samuel Liju Wei-Yen Lim Lars Lind Cecilia M Lindgren Eero Lindholm Ching-Ti Liu Jian Jun Liu Stéphane Lobbens Jirong Long Ruth J F Loos Wei Lu Jian'an Luan Valeriya Lyssenko Ronald C W Ma Shiro Maeda Reedik Mägi Satu Männisto David R Matthews James B Meigs Olle Melander Andres Metspalu Julia Meyer Ghazala Mirza Evelin Mihailov Susanne Moebus Viswanathan Mohan Karen L Mohlke Andrew D Morris Thomas W Mühleisen Martina Müller-Nurasyid Bill Musk Jiro Nakamura Eitaro Nakashima Pau Navarro Peng-Keat Ng Alexandra C Nica Peter M Nilsson Inger Njølstad Markus M Nöthen Keizo Ohnaka Twee Hee Ong Katharine R Owen Colin N A Palmer James S Pankow Kyong Soo Park Melissa Parkin Sonali Pechlivanis Nancy L Pedersen Leena Peltonen John R B Perry Annette Peters Janini M Pinidiyapathirage Carl G Platou Simon Potter Jackie F Price Lu Qi Venkatesan Radha Loukianos Rallidis Asif Rasheed Wolfgang Rathman Rainer Rauramaa Soumya Raychaudhuri N William Rayner Simon D Rees Emil Rehnberg Samuli Ripatti Neil Robertson Michael Roden Elizabeth J Rossin Igor Rudan Denis Rybin Timo E Saaristo Veikko Salomaa Juha Saltevo Maria Samuel Dharambir K Sanghera Jouko Saramies James Scott Laura J Scott Robert A Scott Ayellet V Segrè Joban Sehmi Bengt Sennblad Nabi Shah Sonia Shah A Samad Shera Xiao Ou Shu Alan R Shuldiner Gunnar Sigurđsson Eric Sijbrands Angela Silveira Xueling Sim Suthesh Sivapalaratnam Kerrin S Small Wing Yee So Alena Stančáková Kari Stefansson Gerald Steinbach Valgerdur Steinthorsdottir Kathleen Stirrups Rona J Strawbridge Heather M Stringham Qi Sun Chen Suo Ann-Christine Syvänen Ryoichi Takayanagi Fumihiko Takeuchi Wan Ting Tay Tanya M Teslovich Barbara Thorand Gudmar Thorleifsson Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Emmi Tikkanen Joseph Trakalo Elena Tremoli Mieke D Trip Fuu Jen Tsai Tiinamaija Tuomi Jaakko Tuomilehto Andre G Uitterlinden Adan Valladares-Salgado Sailaja Vedantam Fabrizio Veglia Benjamin F Voight Congrong Wang Nicholas J Wareham Roman Wennauer Ananda R Wickremasinghe Tom Wilsgaard James F Wilson Steven Wiltshire Wendy Winckler Tien Yin Wong Andrew R Wood Jer-Yuarn Wu Ying Wu Ken Yamamoto Toshimasa Yamauchi Mingyu Yang Loic Yengo Mitsuhiro Yokota Robin Young Delilah Zabaneh Fan Zhang Rong Zhang Wei Zheng Paul Z Zimmet David Altshuler Donald W Bowden Yoon Shin Cho Nancy J Cox Miguel Cruz Craig L Hanis Jaspal Kooner Jong-Young Lee Mark Seielstad Yik Ying Teo Michael Boehnke Esteban J Parra Jonh C Chambers E Shyong Tai Mark I McCarthy Andrew P Morris

Nat Genet 2014 Mar 9;46(3):234-44. Epub 2014 Feb 9.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.2897DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3969612PMC
March 2014

Estimation of GFR in South Asians: a study from the general population in Pakistan.

Am J Kidney Dis 2014 Jan 26;63(1):49-58. Epub 2013 Sep 26.

Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan; Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA; Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan; Health Services & Systems Research, Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2013.07.023DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4428680PMC
January 2014

School-based physical activity programme in preadolescent girls (9-11 years): a feasibility trial in Karachi, Pakistan.

Arch Dis Child 2013 Jul 9;98(7):515-9. Epub 2013 May 9.

Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi 75210, Sindh, Pakistan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2012-303242DOI Listing
July 2013

Chronic kidney disease and cardiovascular risk: epidemiology, mechanisms, and prevention.

Lancet 2013 Jul 31;382(9889):339-52. Epub 2013 May 31.

Department of Nephrology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University Hospital Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(13)60595-4DOI Listing
July 2013

Non-communicable diseases and injuries in Pakistan: strategic priorities.

Lancet 2013 Jun 17;381(9885):2281-90. Epub 2013 May 17.

Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(13)60646-7DOI Listing
June 2013

Health reform in Pakistan: a call to action.

Lancet 2013 Jun 17;381(9885):2291-7. Epub 2013 May 17.

Heartfile, Islamabad, Pakistan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(13)60813-2DOI Listing
June 2013

Ethnic variation in the impact of metabolic syndrome components and chronic kidney disease.

Maturitas 2013 Apr 8;74(4):369-74. Epub 2013 Feb 8.

Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.maturitas.2013.01.006DOI Listing
April 2013

Ethnic differences in the association between blood pressure components and chronic kidney disease in middle aged and older Asian adults.

BMC Nephrol 2013 Apr 17;14:86. Epub 2013 Apr 17.

Singapore Eye Research Institute, 11 Third Hospital Avenue #06-13, SNEC Bldg, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2369-14-86DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3637167PMC
April 2013

High normal levels of albuminuria and risk of hypertension in Indo-Asian population.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2012 Oct 17;27 Suppl 3:iii58-64. Epub 2011 May 17.

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfr200DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3634393PMC
October 2012

Control of blood pressure in chronic kidney disease: how low to go?

Nephron Clin Pract 2011 ;119(4):c324-31; discussion c331-2

Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000331066DOI Listing
February 2012

Level and determinants of kidney function in a South Asian population in Pakistan.

Am J Kidney Dis 2011 Nov 15;58(5):764-72. Epub 2011 Aug 15.

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2011.06.012DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4414013PMC
November 2011

Genetic variants in novel pathways influence blood pressure and cardiovascular disease risk.

Authors:
Georg B Ehret Patricia B Munroe Kenneth M Rice Murielle Bochud Andrew D Johnson Daniel I Chasman Albert V Smith Martin D Tobin Germaine C Verwoert Shih-Jen Hwang Vasyl Pihur Peter Vollenweider Paul F O'Reilly Najaf Amin Jennifer L Bragg-Gresham Alexander Teumer Nicole L Glazer Lenore Launer Jing Hua Zhao Yurii Aulchenko Simon Heath Siim Sõber Afshin Parsa Jian'an Luan Pankaj Arora Abbas Dehghan Feng Zhang Gavin Lucas Andrew A Hicks Anne U Jackson John F Peden Toshiko Tanaka Sarah H Wild Igor Rudan Wilmar Igl Yuri Milaneschi Alex N Parker Cristiano Fava John C Chambers Ervin R Fox Meena Kumari Min Jin Go Pim van der Harst Wen Hong Linda Kao Marketa Sjögren D G Vinay Myriam Alexander Yasuharu Tabara Sue Shaw-Hawkins Peter H Whincup Yongmei Liu Gang Shi Johanna Kuusisto Bamidele Tayo Mark Seielstad Xueling Sim Khanh-Dung Hoang Nguyen Terho Lehtimäki Giuseppe Matullo Ying Wu Tom R Gaunt N Charlotte Onland-Moret Matthew N Cooper Carl G P Platou Elin Org Rebecca Hardy Santosh Dahgam Jutta Palmen Veronique Vitart Peter S Braund Tatiana Kuznetsova Cuno S P M Uiterwaal Adebowale Adeyemo Walter Palmas Harry Campbell Barbara Ludwig Maciej Tomaszewski Ioanna Tzoulaki Nicholette D Palmer Thor Aspelund Melissa Garcia Yen-Pei C Chang Jeffrey R O'Connell Nanette I Steinle Diederick E Grobbee Dan E Arking Sharon L Kardia Alanna C Morrison Dena Hernandez Samer Najjar Wendy L McArdle David Hadley Morris J Brown John M Connell Aroon D Hingorani Ian N M Day Debbie A Lawlor John P Beilby Robert W Lawrence Robert Clarke Jemma C Hopewell Halit Ongen Albert W Dreisbach Yali Li J Hunter Young Joshua C Bis Mika Kähönen Jorma Viikari Linda S Adair Nanette R Lee Ming-Huei Chen Matthias Olden Cristian Pattaro Judith A Hoffman Bolton Anna Köttgen Sven Bergmann Vincent Mooser Nish Chaturvedi Timothy M Frayling Muhammad Islam Tazeen H Jafar Jeanette Erdmann Smita R Kulkarni Stefan R Bornstein Jürgen Grässler Leif Groop Benjamin F Voight Johannes Kettunen Philip Howard Andrew Taylor Simonetta 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Am J Hypertens 2011 Aug 21;24(8):876-80. Epub 2011 Apr 21.

Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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Commentary: cardiovascular risk factors--the next epidemic in Uganda: findings from the population-based HIV/AIDS rural surveillance cohort.

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Int J Epidemiol 2011 Feb 29;40(1):171-3. Epub 2010 Oct 29.

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, and Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan.

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Organ trafficking: global solutions for a global problem.

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Am J Kidney Dis 2009 Dec 31;54(6):1145-57. Epub 2009 Oct 31.

Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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Prevalence of microalbuminuria and associated electrocardiographic abnormalities in an Indo-Asian population.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2009 Jul 18;24(7):2111-6. Epub 2009 Feb 18.

Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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Children, obesity, and high blood pressure: Asian populations at high risk.

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January 2009

Effect of low vs. high dietary sodium on blood pressure levels in a normotensive Indo-Asian population.

Am J Hypertens 2008 Nov 4;21(11):1238-44. Epub 2008 Sep 4.

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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November 2008

Variations in levels of blood pressure: of prognostic value or not?

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October 2008

Disproportionately high risk of left ventricular hypertrophy in Indo-Asian women: a call for more studies.

Echocardiography 2008 Sep;25(8):812-9

Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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Effect of general practitioner education on adherence to antihypertensive drugs: cluster randomised controlled trial.

BMJ 2007 Nov 8;335(7628):1030. Epub 2007 Nov 8.

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Use of albumin creatinine ratio and urine albumin concentration as a screening test for albuminuria in an Indo-Asian population.

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August 2007

Progression risk, urinary protein excretion, and treatment effects of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in nondiabetic kidney disease.

J Am Soc Nephrol 2007 Jun 2;18(6):1959-65. Epub 2007 May 2.

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Modified MDRD equations outperform the original equations in Chinese patients with chronic kidney disease.

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Nat Clin Pract Nephrol 2007 Apr 13;3(4):186-7. Epub 2007 Feb 13.

Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine at the Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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Prevalence of overweight and obesity and their association with hypertension and diabetes mellitus in an Indo-Asian population.

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71% of patients with newly diagnosed chronic kidney disease progressed to renal replacement therapy or death within 3 years.

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Evid Based Med 2006 Aug;11(4):118

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August 2006

Hypertension and kidney disease in Asia.

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Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 2006 May;15(3):291-5

Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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May 2006

The growing burden of chronic kidney disease in Pakistan.

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N Engl J Med 2006 Mar;354(10):995-7

Section of nephrology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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March 2006

Women in Pakistan have a greater burden of clinical cardiovascular risk factors than men.

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Int J Cardiol 2006 Jan;106(3):348-54

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January 2006

Prevalence and determinants of blood pressure screening in Pakistan.

J Hypertens 2005 Nov;23(11):1979-84

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Proteinuria in South Asian children: prevalence and determinants.

Pediatr Nephrol 2005 Oct 10;20(10):1458-65. Epub 2005 Jun 10.

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October 2005

Heart disease epidemic in Pakistan: women and men at equal risk.

Am Heart J 2005 Aug;150(2):221-6

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August 2005

Prevalence and predictors of smoking in Pakistan: results of the National Health Survey of Pakistan.

Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 2005 Jun;12(3):203-8

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Serum creatinine as marker of kidney function in South Asians: a study of reduced GFR in adults in Pakistan.

J Am Soc Nephrol 2005 May 30;16(5):1413-9. Epub 2005 Mar 30.

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Self-rated health in Pakistan: results of a national health survey.

BMC Public Health 2005 May 19;5:51. Epub 2005 May 19.

Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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General practitioners' approach to hypertension in urban Pakistan: disturbing trends in practice.

Circulation 2005 Mar;111(10):1278-83

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March 2005

Children in South Asia have higher body mass-adjusted blood pressure levels than white children in the United States: a comparative study.

Circulation 2005 Mar;111(10):1291-7

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March 2005

Ethnic differences and determinants of proteinuria among South Asian subgroups in Pakistan.

Kidney Int 2003 Oct;64(4):1437-44

Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

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October 2003