J Jaime Miranda

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Publications

  1. pmc Addressing geographical variation in the progression of non-communicable diseases in Peru: the CRONICAS cohort study protocol
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    BMJ Open 2:e000610. 2012
  2. pmc Launching a salt substitute to reduce blood pressure at the population level: a cluster randomized stepped wedge trial in Peru
    Antonio Bernabe-Ortiz
    CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Av, Armendariz 497, Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru
    Trials 15:93. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint [Transitions in context: findings related to rural-to-urban migration and chronic non-communicable diseases in Peru]
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS Centro de Excelencia en Enfermedades Crónicas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 29:366-72. 2012
  4. pmc Conceptualising global health: theoretical issues and their relevance for teaching
    Mike Rowson
    UCL Institute for Global Health, London, UK
    Global Health 8:36. 2012
  5. pmc The evolution of global health teaching in undergraduate medical curricula
    Mike Rowson
    UCL Institute for Global Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
    Global Health 8:35. 2012
  6. pmc Major cardiovascular risk factors in Latin America: a comparison with the United States. The Latin American Consortium of Studies in Obesity (LASO)
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 8:e54056. 2013
  7. pmc Exporting 'failure': why research from rich countries may not benefit the developing world
    J Jaime Miranda
    Department of Medicine, Faculdad de Medicina, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Saude Publica 44:185-9. 2010
  8. pmc Differences in cardiovascular risk factors in rural, urban and rural-to-urban migrants in Peru
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS, Centro de Excelencia en Enfermedades Crónicas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru
    Heart 97:787-96. 2011
  9. pmc A1C as a diagnostic criteria for diabetes in low- and middle-income settings: evidence from Peru
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS, Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 6:e18069. 2011
  10. pmc Stated preferences of doctors for choosing a job in rural areas of Peru: a discrete choice experiment
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS Centre of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 7:e50567. 2012

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  1. pmc Addressing geographical variation in the progression of non-communicable diseases in Peru: the CRONICAS cohort study protocol
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    BMJ Open 2:e000610. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Launching a salt substitute to reduce blood pressure at the population level: a cluster randomized stepped wedge trial in Peru
    Antonio Bernabe-Ortiz
    CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Av, Armendariz 497, Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru
    Trials 15:93. 2014
    ..This study aims to estimate the impact of a population-level intervention based on sodium reduction and potassium increase - in practice, introducing a low-sodium, high-potassium salt substitute - on adult blood pressure levels...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Transitions in context: findings related to rural-to-urban migration and chronic non-communicable diseases in Peru]
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS Centro de Excelencia en Enfermedades Crónicas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 29:366-72. 2012
    ..The contribution of rural-to-urban migration to this problem is also presented. Finally, these topics are framed within pending challenges for public health in Peru...
  4. pmc Conceptualising global health: theoretical issues and their relevance for teaching
    Mike Rowson
    UCL Institute for Global Health, London, UK
    Global Health 8:36. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc The evolution of global health teaching in undergraduate medical curricula
    Mike Rowson
    UCL Institute for Global Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
    Global Health 8:35. 2012
    ..In this article we trace the evolution of this teaching and present recommendations for how the discipline might develop in future years...
  6. pmc Major cardiovascular risk factors in Latin America: a comparison with the United States. The Latin American Consortium of Studies in Obesity (LASO)
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 8:e54056. 2013
    ..Limited knowledge on the prevalence and distribution of risk factors impairs the planning and implementation of cardiovascular prevention programs in the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region...
  7. pmc Exporting 'failure': why research from rich countries may not benefit the developing world
    J Jaime Miranda
    Department of Medicine, Faculdad de Medicina, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Saude Publica 44:185-9. 2010
    ..Health interventions that are shown to be effective in the specific context of a Western industrialized setting will not necessarily work in the developing world...
  8. pmc Differences in cardiovascular risk factors in rural, urban and rural-to-urban migrants in Peru
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS, Centro de Excelencia en Enfermedades Crónicas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru
    Heart 97:787-96. 2011
    ..To assess differences in cardiovascular risk profiles among rural-to-urban migrants and non-migrant groups...
  9. pmc A1C as a diagnostic criteria for diabetes in low- and middle-income settings: evidence from Peru
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS, Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 6:e18069. 2011
    ..To determine the prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus, in three groups of Peruvian adults, using fasting glucose and glycosylated hemoglobin (A1C)...
  10. pmc Stated preferences of doctors for choosing a job in rural areas of Peru: a discrete choice experiment
    J Jaime Miranda
    CRONICAS Centre of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 7:e50567. 2012
    ..Doctors' scarcity in rural areas remains a serious problem in Latin America and Peru. Few studies have explored job preferences of doctors working in underserved areas. We aimed to investigate doctors' stated preferences for rural jobs...
  11. pmc The association between socioeconomic status and obesity in Peruvian women
    Julio A Poterico
    CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:2283-9. 2012
    ..These findings could have important implications for policy development in Peru...
  12. pmc Body mass index and self-perception of overweight and obesity in rural, urban and rural-to-urban migrants: PERU MIGRANT study
    Christian Loret de Mola
    CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 7:e50252. 2012
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  13. ncbi request reprint The "rule of halves" does not apply in Peru: awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension and diabetes in rural, urban, and rural-to-urban migrants
    Alana G Lerner
    CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 12:53-8. 2013
    ..To determine the awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension and diabetes by migration status...
  14. pmc Sex differences in risk factors for cardiovascular disease: the PERU MIGRANT study
    Antonio Bernabe-Ortiz
    CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 7:e35127. 2012
    ..Rural-to-urban migrants have different cardiovascular risk profiles than rural or urban dwellers. The objective of this study was to evaluate the sex differences with specific cardiovascular risk factors in rural-to-urban migrants...
  15. pmc The effect of rural-to-urban migration on social capital and common mental disorders: PERU MIGRANT study
    Christian Loret de Mola
    CRONICAS, Centro de Excelencia en Enfermedades Crónicas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Av Armendáriz 497, 2do piso, Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:967-73. 2012
    ..This study aims to investigate whether there are differences in the prevalence of common mental disorders and social capital between migrant and non-migrant groups in Peru...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Health-related quality of life among urban and rural to urban migrant populations in Lima, Peru]
    Gianmarco Márquez-Montero
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 28:35-41. 2011
    ..To explore if there is a difference in the perception and self reported quality of life between rural-to-urban migrants and urban groups...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Association between television viewing and obesity in Peruvian women]
    Julio A Poterico
    Centro de Excelencia en Enfermedades Crónicas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Saude Publica 46:610-6. 2012
    ..To assess the association between frequency of television viewing, overweight and obesity in a nationally representative sample of Peruvian women...
  18. pmc Job preferences of nurses and midwives for taking up a rural job in Peru: a discrete choice experiment
    Luis Huicho
    School of Medicine, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 7:e50315. 2012
    ..Robust evidence on interventions to improve the shortage of health workers in rural areas is needed. We assessed stated factors that would attract short-term contract nurses and midwives to work in a rural area of Peru...
  19. pmc Migration surrogates and their association with obesity among within-country migrants
    Antonio Bernabe-Ortiz
    CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2199-203. 2010
    ..Thus, acculturation per se can explore positive channels associated with better health outcomes. The patterns shown in this report suggest a more complex association for these factors...
  20. pmc Diabetic peripheral neuropathy in ambulatory patients with type 2 diabetes in a general hospital in a middle income country: a cross-sectional study
    María de los Ángeles Lazo
    CRONICAS Centre of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru Unidad de Conocimiento y Evidencia, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 9:e95403. 2014
    ..We aimed to estimate the morbidity rate and associated factors for diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) in a low-middle income country setting...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Association between violence against women inflicted by the partner and chronic malnutrition in their children under five years old in Peru]
    Paulo Ruiz-Grosso
    Grupo de Trabajo en Salud Mental, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 31:16-23. 2014
    ..Conclusions. The mothers' report of physical violence in the last year was associated with an increased prevalence of chronic malnutrition in children under five years old. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint [High blood pressure and obesity in indigenous ashaninkas of Junin region, Peru]
    Candice Romero
    Área de Investigación y Desarrollo, A B PRISMA, Lima, Peru
    Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 31:78-83. 2014
    ..Our findings are a call to be aware of the situation of chronic non-communicable diseases in indigenous populations in the Peruvian Amazon. ..
  23. pmc Early anthropometric indices predict short stature and overweight status in a cohort of Peruvians in early adolescence
    Robie Sterling
    Asociacion Benefica PRISMA, Lima, Peru
    Am J Phys Anthropol 148:451-61. 2012
    ..Interventions addressing linear growth retardation in childhood are likely to improve adolescent stature and related-health outcomes in adulthood...
  24. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of road traffic incidents in Peru 1973-2008: incidence, mortality, and fatality
    J Jaime Miranda
    Programa de Investigación en Accidentes de Tránsito, Salud Sin Límites Perú, Lima, Peru CRONICAS, Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru School of Medicine, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru EDHUCASALUD, Asociación Civil para la Educación en Derechos Humanos con Aplicación en Salud, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 9:e99662. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to determine trends of incidence, mortality, and fatality of RTIs in Peru during 1973-2008, as well as their relationship to population trends such as economic growth...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Integration of mental health and chronic non-communicable diseases in Peru: Challenges and opportunities for primary care settings]
    Francisco Diez-Canseco
    Centro de Excelencia en Enfermedades Crónicas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 31:131-6. 2014
    ....
  26. pmc [Incentives to attract and retain the health workforce in rural areas of Peru: a qualitative study]
    Luis Huicho
    Facultad de Medicina Alberto Hurtado, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Cad Saude Publica 28:729-39. 2012
    ..However, there are also singularities to be considered when designing specific strategies. Public initiatives thus need to be monitored and evaluated closely in order to ensure the intended impact...