Andre Renzaho

Summary

Affiliation: Deakin University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity and undernutrition in sub-Saharan African immigrant and refugee children in Victoria, Australia
    Andre M N Renzaho
    School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Victoria, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 15:482-90. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Ischaemic heart disease and Australian immigrants: the influence of ethnicity and language skills on treatment and use of health services
    Andre Renzaho
    School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria 3125 or
    HIM J 36:26-36. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Maintenance of traditional cultural orientation is associated with lower rates of obesity and sedentary behaviours among African migrant children to Australia
    A M N Renzaho
    Faculty of Health Medicine, Nursing and Behavioural Sciences, School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:594-600. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Experiences of migration and the determinants of obesity among recent Iranian immigrants in Victoria, Australia
    Maryam Delavari
    School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    Ethn Health 18:66-82. 2013
  5. pmc Acculturation and obesity among migrant populations in high income countries--a systematic review
    Maryam Delavari
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention, Department of Health, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:458. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the modified child and adolescent physical activity and nutrition survey (CAPANS-C) questionnaire examining potential correlates of physical activity participation among Chinese-Australian youth
    Claudia Strugnell
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:145. 2014
  7. pmc Reliability of the modified child and adolescent physical activity and nutrition survey, physical activity (CAPANS-PA) questionnaire among Chinese-Australian youth
    Claudia Strugnell
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:122. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Fat, rich and beautiful: changing socio-cultural paradigms associated with obesity risk, nutritional status and refugee children from sub-Saharan Africa
    Andre M N Renzaho
    School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Health Place 10:105-13. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Re-visioning cultural competence in community health services in Victoria
    Andre Renzaho
    School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 32:223-35. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Associations between body mass index and health-related quality of life among Australian adults
    Andre Renzaho
    Public Health Research, Evaluation and Policy Cluster, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood 2125, Vic, Australia
    Qual Life Res 19:515-20. 2010

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity and undernutrition in sub-Saharan African immigrant and refugee children in Victoria, Australia
    Andre M N Renzaho
    School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Victoria, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 15:482-90. 2006
    ..In conclusion, obesity and overweight are very prevalent in SSA migrant children and undernutrition, especially wasting, was also not uncommon in this target group...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ischaemic heart disease and Australian immigrants: the influence of ethnicity and language skills on treatment and use of health services
    Andre Renzaho
    School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria 3125 or
    HIM J 36:26-36. 2007
    ..The extent to which physicians' bias and patients' choice could explain these differences requires further investigation...
  3. doi request reprint Maintenance of traditional cultural orientation is associated with lower rates of obesity and sedentary behaviours among African migrant children to Australia
    A M N Renzaho
    Faculty of Health Medicine, Nursing and Behavioural Sciences, School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:594-600. 2008
    ..While the effects of socio-economic status on obesity are well established, the influence of cultural factors, including acculturation, is not known...
  4. doi request reprint Experiences of migration and the determinants of obesity among recent Iranian immigrants in Victoria, Australia
    Maryam Delavari
    School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    Ethn Health 18:66-82. 2013
    ..The objective of this study is to understand the changes that Iranian immigrants experience in relation to the determinants of obesity after migration to Victoria, Australia...
  5. pmc Acculturation and obesity among migrant populations in high income countries--a systematic review
    Maryam Delavari
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention, Department of Health, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:458. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the modified child and adolescent physical activity and nutrition survey (CAPANS-C) questionnaire examining potential correlates of physical activity participation among Chinese-Australian youth
    Claudia Strugnell
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:145. 2014
    ..Therefore, this study examined the reliability and predictive validity of a brief self-report questionnaire examining potential psychological and social correlates of physical activity among a sample of Chinese-Australian youth...
  7. pmc Reliability of the modified child and adolescent physical activity and nutrition survey, physical activity (CAPANS-PA) questionnaire among Chinese-Australian youth
    Claudia Strugnell
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:122. 2011
    ..This study tested the reliability of the Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS-PA) recall questionnaire among a sample of Chinese-Australian youth...
  8. ncbi request reprint Fat, rich and beautiful: changing socio-cultural paradigms associated with obesity risk, nutritional status and refugee children from sub-Saharan Africa
    Andre M N Renzaho
    School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Health Place 10:105-13. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Re-visioning cultural competence in community health services in Victoria
    Andre Renzaho
    School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 32:223-35. 2008
    ..This paper outlines a model for cultural consultation and developing needs-led rather than service-led programs...
  10. doi request reprint Associations between body mass index and health-related quality of life among Australian adults
    Andre Renzaho
    Public Health Research, Evaluation and Policy Cluster, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood 2125, Vic, Australia
    Qual Life Res 19:515-20. 2010
    ..To assess the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and health-related quality of life (HQoL), as measured by the Short Form Health Survey (SF-36) within a sample with broad population coverage...