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Emerging non-communicable disease epidemic in Africa: preventive measures from the WHO Regional Office for Africa.

Mufunda J, Chatora R, Ndambakuwa Y, Nyarango P, Kosia A, Chifamba J, Filipe A, Usman A, Sparks VH.

Ethn Dis. 2006 Spring;16(2):521-6. Review.

PMID:
17682258
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Non-communicable diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: what we know now.

Dalal S, Beunza JJ, Volmink J, Adebamowo C, Bajunirwe F, Njelekela M, Mozaffarian D, Fawzi W, Willett W, Adami HO, Holmes MD.

Int J Epidemiol. 2011 Aug;40(4):885-901. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyr050. Epub 2011 Apr 28. Review.

PMID:
21527446
3.

Diabetes trends in Africa.

Motala AA.

Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2002 Sep-Oct;18 Suppl 3:S14-20. Review.

PMID:
12324980
4.

High blood pressure: the foundation for epidemic cardiovascular disease in African populations.

Cooper RS, Amoah AG, Mensah GA.

Ethn Dis. 2003 Summer;13(2 Suppl 2):S48-52. Review.

PMID:
13677414
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Epidemiology of stroke and high blood pressure in Africa.

Mensah GA.

Heart. 2008 Jun;94(6):697-705. doi: 10.1136/hrt.2007.127753. Epub 2008 Feb 28. Review.

PMID:
18308869
7.

Worldwide prevalence of hypertension: a systematic review.

Kearney PM, Whelton M, Reynolds K, Whelton PK, He J.

J Hypertens. 2004 Jan;22(1):11-9. Review.

PMID:
15106785
8.

Kidney diseases in Africa: aetiological considerations, peculiarities and burden.

Okunola O, Akinsola A, Ayodele O.

Afr J Med Med Sci. 2012 Jun;41(2):119-33. Review.

PMID:
23185909
9.

Recent trends in coronary heart disease epidemiology in India.

Gupta R.

Indian Heart J. 2008 Mar-Apr;60(2 Suppl B):B4-18. Review.

PMID:
19359764
10.

Stroke in Arab countries: a systematic literature review.

Benamer HT, Grosset D.

J Neurol Sci. 2009 Sep 15;284(1-2):18-23. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2009.04.029. Epub 2009 May 9. Review.

PMID:
19428027
11.

Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in the Middle East: a systematic review.

Motlagh B, O'Donnell M, Yusuf S.

Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil. 2009 Jun;16(3):268-80. doi: 10.1097/HJR.0b013e328322ca1b. Review.

PMID:
19398913
12.

Emergence of Western diseases in the tropical world: the experience with chronic cardiovascular diseases.

Forrester T, Cooper RS, Weatherall D.

Br Med Bull. 1998;54(2):463-73. Review.

PMID:
9830210
13.

Prevalence and time trends in obesity among adult West African populations: a meta-analysis.

Abubakari AR, Lauder W, Agyemang C, Jones M, Kirk A, Bhopal RS.

Obes Rev. 2008 Jul;9(4):297-311. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-789X.2007.00462.x. Epub 2008 Jan 7. Review.

PMID:
18179616
14.

The diabetes epidemic in Sri Lanka - a growing problem.

Katulanda P, Sheriff MH, Matthews DR.

Ceylon Med J. 2006 Mar;51(1):26-8. Review.

PMID:
16898034
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Policy initiatives, culture and the prevention and control of chronic non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in the Caribbean.

Samuels TA, Guell C, Legetic B, Unwin N.

Ethn Health. 2012;17(6):631-49. doi: 10.1080/13557858.2012.752072. Epub 2012 Dec 19. Review.

PMID:
23249261
16.

Diabetes care among rural Americans.

Utz SW.

Annu Rev Nurs Res. 2008;26:3-39. Review.

PMID:
18709745
17.

Systematic review on the prevalence of diabetes, overweight/obesity and physical inactivity in Ghanaians and Nigerians.

Abubakari AR, Bhopal RS.

Public Health. 2008 Feb;122(2):173-82. Epub 2007 Nov 26. Review.

PMID:
18035383
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World health organisation-international society of hypertension (WHO/ISH) hypertension guidelines.

Whitworth JA, Chalmers J.

Clin Exp Hypertens. 2004 Oct-Nov;26(7-8):747-52. Review.

PMID:
15702630
19.

Prevalence and trends of the diabetes epidemic in South Asia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Jayawardena R, Ranasinghe P, Byrne NM, Soares MJ, Katulanda P, Hills AP.

BMC Public Health. 2012 May 25;12:380. Review.

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Epidemiology and control of hypertension and diabetes in Costa Rica.

Cerdas M.

Ren Fail. 2006;28(8):693-6. Review.

PMID:
17162428

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