R Bonita

Summary

Affiliation: University of Auckland
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi Women and NCDs: Overcoming the neglect
    Ruth Bonita
    University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Glob Health Action 7:23742. 2014
  2. pmc Effectiveness of community-based comprehensive healthy lifestyle promotion on cardiovascular disease risk factors in a rural Vietnamese population: a quasi-experimental study
    Quang Ngoc Nguyen
    Department of Cardiology, Hanoi Medical University, 1 Ton That Tung Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi, 10000, Vietnam
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:56. 2012
  3. doi Country actions to meet UN commitments on non-communicable diseases: a stepwise approach
    Ruth Bonita
    University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Lancet 381:575-84. 2013
  4. pmc Implementing a hypertension management programme in a rural area: local approaches and experiences from Ba-Vi district, Vietnam
    Quang Ngoc Nguyen
    Department of Cardiology, Hanoi Medical University, 1 Ton That Tung Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi, Vietnam
    BMC Public Health 11:325. 2011
  5. pmc Passive smoking as well as active smoking increases the risk of acute stroke
    R Bonita
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Tob Control 8:156-60. 1999
  6. ncbi Prevalence of stroke and stroke-related disability. Estimates from the Auckland stroke studies
    R Bonita
    North Shore Academic Unit, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 28:1898-902. 1997
  7. ncbi Health-related quality of life among long-term survivors of stroke : results from the Auckland Stroke Study, 1991-1992
    M L Hackett
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Department of Medicine, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 31:440-7. 2000
  8. ncbi Is there a temporal pattern in the occurrence of subarachnoid hemorrhage in the southern hemisphere? Pooled data from 3 large, population-based incidence studies in Australasia, 1981 to 1997
    V L Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 32:613-9. 2001
  9. doi Global cancer prevention: an important pathway to global health and development
    R Beaglehole
    University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Public Health 125:821-31. 2011

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Publications10

  1. ncbi Women and NCDs: Overcoming the neglect
    Ruth Bonita
    University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Glob Health Action 7:23742. 2014
    ..As the 2015 deadline for the Millennium Development Goals approaches, women and NCDs should be central to the sustainable human development agenda. ..
  2. pmc Effectiveness of community-based comprehensive healthy lifestyle promotion on cardiovascular disease risk factors in a rural Vietnamese population: a quasi-experimental study
    Quang Ngoc Nguyen
    Department of Cardiology, Hanoi Medical University, 1 Ton That Tung Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi, 10000, Vietnam
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:56. 2012
    ..This study evaluated the impact of healthy lifestyle promotion campaigns on CVD risk factors (CVDRF) in the general population in the context of a community-based programme on hypertension management...
  3. doi Country actions to meet UN commitments on non-communicable diseases: a stepwise approach
    Ruth Bonita
    University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Lancet 381:575-84. 2013
    ..A national NCD commission or equivalent, which is independent of government, is needed to ensure that all relevant stakeholders are held accountable for the UN commitments to NCDs...
  4. pmc Implementing a hypertension management programme in a rural area: local approaches and experiences from Ba-Vi district, Vietnam
    Quang Ngoc Nguyen
    Department of Cardiology, Hanoi Medical University, 1 Ton That Tung Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi, Vietnam
    BMC Public Health 11:325. 2011
    ..This paper aims at summarising our approaches to implementing a programme on hypertension management in a rural commune of Vietnam...
  5. pmc Passive smoking as well as active smoking increases the risk of acute stroke
    R Bonita
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Tob Control 8:156-60. 1999
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  6. ncbi Prevalence of stroke and stroke-related disability. Estimates from the Auckland stroke studies
    R Bonita
    North Shore Academic Unit, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 28:1898-902. 1997
    ..To provide estimates of the prevalence of stroke and stroke-related disability for international comparisons and for planning purposes...
  7. ncbi Health-related quality of life among long-term survivors of stroke : results from the Auckland Stroke Study, 1991-1992
    M L Hackett
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Department of Medicine, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 31:440-7. 2000
    ..The consequences of stroke are a major health concern. This study was conducted to compare the health-related quality of life among long-term survivors of stroke with that of the general population...
  8. ncbi Is there a temporal pattern in the occurrence of subarachnoid hemorrhage in the southern hemisphere? Pooled data from 3 large, population-based incidence studies in Australasia, 1981 to 1997
    V L Feigin
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 32:613-9. 2001
    ..Variations between studies may relate to the relatively small numbers of SAH cases analyzed, including those in meta-analyses...
  9. doi Global cancer prevention: an important pathway to global health and development
    R Beaglehole
    University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Public Health 125:821-31. 2011
    ..A re-invigorated approach to global cancer prevention, within the broader context of non-communicable disease prevention, is an important pathway to global health and development...