Gurpreet Kaur

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Malaria endemicity in an Orang Asli community in Pahang, Malaysia
    K Gurpreet
    Institute for Public Health, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Jalan Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur
    Trop Biomed 26:57-66. 2009
  2. pmc Incidence and determinants of acute diarrhoea in Malaysia: a population-based study
    K Gurpreet
    Institute for Public Health, Ministry of Health, Jalan Bangsar, 50590 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Health Popul Nutr 29:103-12. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of clinical malaria among an Orang Asli community in Malaysia
    Gurpreet Kaur
    Institute for Public Health, Ministry of Health, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 40:665-73. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of malaria among Malaysian aborigines
    Gurpreet Kaur
    Institute for Public Health, Ministry of Health, Jalan Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Asia Pac J Public Health 21:205-15. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the accuracy of the Omron HEM-907 blood pressure device
    K Gurpreet
    Institute for Public Health, Ministry of Health, Jalan Bangsar, 50590 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 63:239-43. 2008
  6. pmc Identification of effective screening strategies for cardiovascular disease prevention in a developing country: using cardiovascular risk-estimation and risk-reduction tools for policy recommendations
    Sharmini Selvarajah
    Clinical Research Centre, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:10. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Clustering of cardiovascular risk factors in a middle-income country: a call for urgency
    Sharmini Selvarajah
    Clinical Research Centre, Ministry of Health, Malaysia
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 20:368-75. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Use of immobilised biocatalysts in the processing of cheese whey
    Maria R Kosseva
    UCD School of Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Int J Biol Macromol 45:437-47. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Dietary supplementation of silymarin protects against chemically induced nephrotoxicity, inflammation and renal tumor promotion response
    Gurpreet Kaur
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Jamia Hamdard, Hamdard Nagar, New Delhi 110062, India
    Invest New Drugs 28:703-13. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Two new bioactive oleanane triterpene glycosides from Terminalia arjuna
    M Sarwar Alam
    Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi 110062, India
    Nat Prod Res 22:1279-88. 2008

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Malaria endemicity in an Orang Asli community in Pahang, Malaysia
    K Gurpreet
    Institute for Public Health, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Jalan Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur
    Trop Biomed 26:57-66. 2009
    ..Measuring the level of malaria endemicity at regular intervals is fundamental in evaluating the effectiveness of malaria control programs...
  2. pmc Incidence and determinants of acute diarrhoea in Malaysia: a population-based study
    K Gurpreet
    Institute for Public Health, Ministry of Health, Jalan Bangsar, 50590 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Health Popul Nutr 29:103-12. 2011
    ..There is a need for intensification of public-health intervention efforts to reduce the incidence of acute diarrhoea while improving surveillance and notification of the disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of clinical malaria among an Orang Asli community in Malaysia
    Gurpreet Kaur
    Institute for Public Health, Ministry of Health, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 40:665-73. 2009
    ..Control and treatment of malaria should focus on children, while further research should explore the effects of malaria morbidity on the quality of life of these children...
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of malaria among Malaysian aborigines
    Gurpreet Kaur
    Institute for Public Health, Ministry of Health, Jalan Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Asia Pac J Public Health 21:205-15. 2009
    ..4),), never/seldom wearing protective clothing while in the jungle (aOR = 3.8; 95% CI = 1.8-8.0), and going out at night (aOR = 2.5; 95% CI = 1.4-4.8). The findings lend support for intensifying behaviour modification in this population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the accuracy of the Omron HEM-907 blood pressure device
    K Gurpreet
    Institute for Public Health, Ministry of Health, Jalan Bangsar, 50590 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 63:239-43. 2008
    ..The Omron HEM-907 satisfied both the AAMI and BHS protocols for accuracy for a non-invasive blood pressure monitoring device using single observer readings...
  6. pmc Identification of effective screening strategies for cardiovascular disease prevention in a developing country: using cardiovascular risk-estimation and risk-reduction tools for policy recommendations
    Sharmini Selvarajah
    Clinical Research Centre, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:10. 2013
    ..This study assessed whether the current national policy recommendation of universal screening was optimal, by comparing the effectiveness and impact of various cardiovascular screening strategies...
  7. doi request reprint Clustering of cardiovascular risk factors in a middle-income country: a call for urgency
    Sharmini Selvarajah
    Clinical Research Centre, Ministry of Health, Malaysia
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 20:368-75. 2013
    ..This study aimed to estimate the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and its clustering. The findings are to help shape the Malaysian future healthcare planning for cardiovascular disease prevention and management...
  8. doi request reprint Use of immobilised biocatalysts in the processing of cheese whey
    Maria R Kosseva
    UCD School of Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Int J Biol Macromol 45:437-47. 2009
    ..A comprehensive literature survey is also provided to illustrate numerous immobilisation procedures with particular emphasis upon lactose hydrolysis, and ethanol and lactic acid production using immobilised biocatalysts...
  9. doi request reprint Dietary supplementation of silymarin protects against chemically induced nephrotoxicity, inflammation and renal tumor promotion response
    Gurpreet Kaur
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Jamia Hamdard, Hamdard Nagar, New Delhi 110062, India
    Invest New Drugs 28:703-13. 2010
    ..From these results, it could be concluded that silymarin markedly protects against chemically induced renal cancer and acts plausibly by virtue of its antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and antiproliferative activities...
  10. doi request reprint Two new bioactive oleanane triterpene glycosides from Terminalia arjuna
    M Sarwar Alam
    Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi 110062, India
    Nat Prod Res 22:1279-88. 2008
    ..Both compounds 1 and 2 potently suppressed the release of nitric oxide and superoxide from macrophages and also inhibited aggregation of platelets...
  11. ncbi request reprint Eruca sativa seeds possess antioxidant activity and exert a protective effect on mercuric chloride induced renal toxicity
    M Sarwar Alam
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Jamia Hamdard, Hamdard Nagar, New Delhi 110 062, India
    Food Chem Toxicol 45:910-20. 2007
    ..The data obtained in the present study suggests E. sativa seeds to possess a potent antioxidant and renal protective activity and preclude oxidative damage inflicted to the kidney...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of antioxidant activity of Salix caprea flowers
    M Sarwar Alam
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Jamia Hamdard, Hamdard Nagar, New Delhi 110062, India
    Phytother Res 20:479-83. 2006
    ..The present study indicates that the flowers of S. caprea possess a significant antioxidant and hepatoprotective property, the former being implicated in the latter...
  13. pmc Epidemiology of smoking among Malaysian adult males: prevalence and associated factors
    Hock Kuang Lim
    Proposal Development Section, Institute of Public Health, Jalan Bangsar, 50590, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    BMC Public Health 13:8. 2013
    ..Based on the latest NHMS survey in 2006, we describe the prevalence of smoking and identify the social and demographic factors associated with smoking among adult males in Malaysia...
  14. pmc Depression, anxiety and stress symptoms among diabetics in Malaysia: a cross sectional study in an urban primary care setting
    Gurpreet Kaur
    Institute for Public Health, Ministry of Health, Jalan Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur 50590, Malaysia
    BMC Fam Pract 14:69. 2013
    ..The aims of this study are to determine the prevalence and predictors of depression, anxiety and stress symptoms in Type II diabetics attending government primary care facilities in the urban area of Klang Valley, Malaysia...
  15. ncbi request reprint A preliminary evaluation of the efficacy and safety of Cogent db (an ayurvedic drug) in the glycemic control of patients with type 2-diabetes
    K Chandra Shekhar
    Oze s Ayurvedic Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Altern Complement Med 8:445-57. 2002
    ..Kochi, Kerala State, India) as an adjuvant in the treatment of patients with type 2 diabetes was carried out during a 3-month period...