Angela M C Rose

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Predicting the burden of acute myocardial infarction in a country with limited resources: combining data from routine sources
    Angela M C Rose
    Chronic Disease Research Centre, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, The University of the West Indies, Jemmott s Lane, St Michael, BB11115, Barbados
    Int Health 8:53-8. 2016
  2. pmc Field evaluation of two rapid diagnostic tests for Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A during the 2006 outbreak in Niger
    Angela M C Rose
    Epicentre, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e7326. 2009
  3. pmc Meningitis dipstick rapid test: evaluating diagnostic performance during an urban Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A outbreak, Burkina Faso, 2007
    Angela M C Rose
    Epicentre, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 5:e11086. 2010
  4. pmc Meningitis serogroup W135 outbreak, Burkina Faso, 2002
    Nicolas Nathan
    Epicentre, Paris, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:920-3. 2007
  5. pmc Sex and the city: differences in disease- and disability-free life years, and active community participation of elderly men and women in 7 cities in Latin America and the Caribbean
    Angela M C Rose
    Chronic Disease Research Centre, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, The University of the West Indies, Barbados
    BMC Public Health 8:127. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Social distribution of diabetes, hypertension and related risk factors in Barbados: a cross-sectional study
    Christina Howitt
    Chronic Disease Research Centre, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, The University of the West Indies, Bridgetown, Barbados
    BMJ Open 5:e008869. 2015

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Predicting the burden of acute myocardial infarction in a country with limited resources: combining data from routine sources
    Angela M C Rose
    Chronic Disease Research Centre, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, The University of the West Indies, Jemmott s Lane, St Michael, BB11115, Barbados
    Int Health 8:53-8. 2016
    ..Prior to implementation of a national surveillance system for cardiovascular disease in Barbados, a small island state with limited health resources, the national burden of acute myocardial infarction (MI) was unknown...
  2. pmc Field evaluation of two rapid diagnostic tests for Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A during the 2006 outbreak in Niger
    Angela M C Rose
    Epicentre, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e7326. 2009
    ..Further studies are needed to evaluate its field performance, especially for different populations and other serogroups...
  3. pmc Meningitis dipstick rapid test: evaluating diagnostic performance during an urban Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A outbreak, Burkina Faso, 2007
    Angela M C Rose
    Epicentre, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 5:e11086. 2010
    ..Although the former is the current standard for bacterial meningitis surveillance in the meningitis belt, nested PCR performed in a certified laboratory should be used as an absolute reference when evaluating new diagnostic tests...
  4. pmc Meningitis serogroup W135 outbreak, Burkina Faso, 2002
    Nicolas Nathan
    Epicentre, Paris, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:920-3. 2007
    ..The highest attack rate was in children <5 years of age. We describe cases from 1 district and evaluate the performance of the Pastorex test, which had good sensitivity (84%) and specificity (89%) compared with culture or PCR...
  5. pmc Sex and the city: differences in disease- and disability-free life years, and active community participation of elderly men and women in 7 cities in Latin America and the Caribbean
    Angela M C Rose
    Chronic Disease Research Centre, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, The University of the West Indies, Barbados
    BMC Public Health 8:127. 2008
    ..Although an ageing population heralds likely increases in chronic disease, disability-related dependence, and economic burden, the societal contribution of the chronically ill or those with disability is not often measured...
  6. doi request reprint Social distribution of diabetes, hypertension and related risk factors in Barbados: a cross-sectional study
    Christina Howitt
    Chronic Disease Research Centre, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, The University of the West Indies, Bridgetown, Barbados
    BMJ Open 5:e008869. 2015
    ..To describe the distribution of diabetes, hypertension and related behavioural and biological risk factors in adults in Barbados by gender, education and occupation...