Manu Raj

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Body mass index trend and its association with blood pressure distribution in children
    M Raj
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    J Hum Hypertens 24:652-8. 2010
  2. pmc Essential hypertension in adolescents and children: Recent advances in causative mechanisms
    Manu Raj
    Pediatric Cardiovascular Researcher, Population Health Research Institute PHRI, David Braley Cardiac, Vascular and Stroke Research Institute DBCVSRI, Hamilton General Hospital, 237 Barton Street East, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Indian J Endocrinol Metab 15:S367-73. 2011
  3. pmc Obesity and cardiovascular risk in children and adolescents
    Manu Raj
    Population Health Research Institute PHRI and David Braley Cardiac, Vascular, and Stroke Research Institute DBCVSRI, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Indian J Endocrinol Metab 16:13-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Hypertension in children and adolescents: epidemiology and pathogenesis
    Manu Raj
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institutes of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S71-6. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure distribution in Indian children
    Manu Raj
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    Indian Pediatr 47:477-85. 2010
  6. pmc Dynamics of growth and weight transitions in a pediatric cohort from India
    Manu Raj
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    Nutr J 8:55. 2009
  7. pmc Obesity in children & adolescents
    Manu Raj
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    Indian J Med Res 132:598-607. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Obesity in Indian children: time trends and relationship with hypertension
    Manu Raj
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    Natl Med J India 20:288-93. 2007

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Body mass index trend and its association with blood pressure distribution in children
    M Raj
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    J Hum Hypertens 24:652-8. 2010
    ..Prevalence of diastolic hypertension was significantly higher in PBSG in urban subgroup only. BMI status trends are associated with blood pressure distribution in children...
  2. pmc Essential hypertension in adolescents and children: Recent advances in causative mechanisms
    Manu Raj
    Pediatric Cardiovascular Researcher, Population Health Research Institute PHRI, David Braley Cardiac, Vascular and Stroke Research Institute DBCVSRI, Hamilton General Hospital, 237 Barton Street East, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Indian J Endocrinol Metab 15:S367-73. 2011
    ..Many of the established mechanisms that are confirmed in adult population need to be replicated in the pediatric age group by means of definitive research for a better understanding of this condition in future...
  3. pmc Obesity and cardiovascular risk in children and adolescents
    Manu Raj
    Population Health Research Institute PHRI and David Braley Cardiac, Vascular, and Stroke Research Institute DBCVSRI, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Indian J Endocrinol Metab 16:13-9. 2012
    ..Neglecting childhood and adolescent obesity will compromise the cardiovascular health of the pediatric population and is likely to result in a serious public health crisis in future...
  4. doi request reprint Hypertension in children and adolescents: epidemiology and pathogenesis
    Manu Raj
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institutes of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    Indian J Pediatr 80:S71-6. 2013
    ..Other causes of hypertension in children are relatively rare and include systemic arteritis and certain tumours, endocrine dysfunction, and neurologic disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure distribution in Indian children
    Manu Raj
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    Indian Pediatr 47:477-85. 2010
    ..To determine blood pressure distribution in schoolchildren and to derive population specific reference values appropriate for age, gender and height status...
  6. pmc Dynamics of growth and weight transitions in a pediatric cohort from India
    Manu Raj
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    Nutr J 8:55. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to analyse the dynamics of growth and weight transitions in a cohort of school children from India...
  7. pmc Obesity in children & adolescents
    Manu Raj
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    Indian J Med Res 132:598-607. 2010
    ..The implications of this global phenomenon on future generations will be serious unless appropriate action is taken...
  8. ncbi request reprint Obesity in Indian children: time trends and relationship with hypertension
    Manu Raj
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India
    Natl Med J India 20:288-93. 2007
    ..We examined the time trends in childhood obesity in a representative sample of schoolchildren from Ernakulam District, Kerala and determined the relationship of obesity with blood pressure...