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  • Francesc Xavier Gómez-Olivé, Stuart A Ali, +28 authors Michelle Ramsay
  • Medicine
  • Global heart
  • 2017 (First Publication: 1 June 2017)
  • BACKGROUND There is a high prevalence of hypertension and related cardiovascular diseases in sub-Saharan Africa, yet few large studies exploring hypertension in Africa are available. The actualContinue Reading
  • M. Ramsay, Naomi Crowther, +45 authors Osman Sankoh
  • Geography, Medicine
  • Global health, epidemiology and genomics
  • 2016 (First Publication: 22 November 2016)
  • Africa is experiencing a rapid increase in adult obesity and associated cardiometabolic diseases (CMDs). The H3Africa AWI-Gen Collaborative Centre was established to examine genomic and environmentalContinue Reading
  • Stuart A Ali, Cassandra Soo, +33 authors Michelle Ramsay
  • Medicine
  • Global health action
  • 2018 (First Publication: 27 September 2018)
  • ABSTRACT There is an alarming tide of cardiovascular and metabolic disease (CMD) sweeping across Africa. This may be a result of an increasingly urbanized lifestyle characterized by the growingContinue Reading
  • Engelbert Adamwaba Nonterah, Palwende Romuald Boua, +43 authors Ananyo Choudhury
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the American Heart Association
  • 2019 (First Publication: 13 July 2019)
  • Background Studies on the determinants of carotid intima-media thickness ( CIMT ), a marker of sub-clinical atherosclerosis, mostly come from white, Asian, and diasporan black populations. We presentContinue Reading
  • Michelle Ramsay, Nigel J Crowther, +22 authors Stephen Tollman
  • Medicine
  • Global health action
  • 2018 (First Publication: 16 November 2018)
  • ABSTRACT Background: African populations are characterised by diversity at many levels including: demographic history, genetic ancestry, language, wealth, socio-political landscape, culture andContinue Reading
  • Jaya George, Jean-Tristan Brandenburg, +18 authors Michelle Ramsay
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet. Global health
  • 2019 (First Publication: 1 December 2019)
  • BACKGROUND Rapid epidemiological health transitions occurring in vulnerable populations in Africa that have an existing burden of infectious and non-communicable diseases predict an increased riskContinue Reading