• Publications
  • Influence

Claim Your Author Page
Ensure your research is discoverable on Semantic Scholar. Claiming your author page allows you to personalize the information displayed and manage publications (all current information on this profile has been aggregated automatically from publisher and metadata sources).
  • Yaa Obirikorang, Christian Obirikorang, +5 authors Peter Kojo Brenya
  • Medicine
  • BMC Public Health
  • 2016 (First Publication: 26 July 2016)
  • BackgroundDiabetes mellitus (DM) appears to be a global epidemic and an increasingly major non-communicable disease threatening both affluent and non-affluent society. The study aimed to determineContinue Reading
  • Yaa Obirikorang, Christian Obirikorang, +4 authors Emmanuella Batu Nsenbah
  • Medicine
  • Journal of diabetes research
  • 2016 (First Publication: 10 January 2016)
  • This study aimed to determine the knowledge and prevalence of obesity among Ghanaian newly diagnosed type 2 diabetics. This cross-sectional study was conducted among diagnosed type 2 diabetics.Continue Reading
  • Yaa Obirikorang, Christian Obirikorang, +11 authors Beatrice Amoah
  • Medicine
  • International journal of hypertension
  • 2018 (First Publication: 19 June 2018)
  • This study determined noncompliance to antihypertensive therapy (AHT) and its associated factors in a Ghanaian population by using the health belief model (HBM). This descriptive cross-sectionalContinue Reading
  • Christian Obirikorang, Yaa Obirikorang, +6 authors Peter Kojo Brenya
  • Medicine
  • Journal of diabetes research
  • 2018 (First Publication: 19 February 2018)
  • The study determined the association of wrist circumference (WrC) and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) with cardiometabolic risk factors among diabetics in a Ghanaian population. This cross-sectionalContinue Reading
  • Christian Obirikorang, Enoch Odame Anto, Prince Addai, Yaa Obirikorang, Emmanuel Acheampong
  • Medicine
  • 2014 (First Publication: 14 March 2014)
  • According to literature, the incidence of intestinal obstruction caused by internal abdominal hernia is very rare and has an occurrence rate of about 0.2-0.9%. Internal hernias are caused by defectsContinue Reading
  • Evans Asamoah Adu, Christian Obirikorang, +7 authors Patience N. Ansong
  • Medicine
  • 2019 (First Publication: 16 July 2019)
  • AbstractThe study determined the comparative usefulness of Lipid Accumulation Product (LAP) index, for identifying individuals at immediate risk of cardiovascular diseases in a Ghanaian population....
  • Yaa Obirikorang, Christian Obirikorang, +5 authors Bright Amankwaa
  • Medicine
  • BMC Research Notes
  • 2017 (First Publication: 19 December 2017)
  • ObjectiveThis study assessed the knowledge of bloodless medicine (BM) among nurses at the medical and surgical directorate of Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital. A paper questionnaire was administered toContinue Reading