Marina A Njelekela

Summary

Affiliation: Dar es Salaam
Country: Tanzania

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic status, urbanization, and cardiometabolic risk factors among middle-aged adults in Tanzania
    M A Njelekela
    Department of Physiology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, P O Box 65001 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    East Afr J Public Health 8:216-23. 2011
  2. pmc Consumption and acceptability of whole grain staples for lowering markers of diabetes risk among overweight and obese Tanzanian adults
    Alfa Muhihi
    Clinical Trial Unit, Africa Academy for Public Health, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Global Health 9:26. 2013
  3. pmc Gender-related differences in the prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk factors and their correlates in urban Tanzania
    Marina A Njelekela
    Department of Physiology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, PO Box 65001, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 9:30. 2009

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic status, urbanization, and cardiometabolic risk factors among middle-aged adults in Tanzania
    M A Njelekela
    Department of Physiology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, P O Box 65001 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    East Afr J Public Health 8:216-23. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to examine the associations between socioeconomic status, urbanization, and cardio-metabolic risk factors in Tanzania...
  2. pmc Consumption and acceptability of whole grain staples for lowering markers of diabetes risk among overweight and obese Tanzanian adults
    Alfa Muhihi
    Clinical Trial Unit, Africa Academy for Public Health, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Global Health 9:26. 2013
    ..We assessed the preferences and acceptability of unrefined whole grain carbohydrate staples (i.e., brown rice, unrefined maize and unrefined sorghum ugali) as substitutes for commonly consumed refined carbohydrates in Tanzania...
  3. pmc Gender-related differences in the prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk factors and their correlates in urban Tanzania
    Marina A Njelekela
    Department of Physiology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, PO Box 65001, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 9:30. 2009
    ..Results of this study will help inform future research and potential preventive and therapeutic interventions against such chronic diseases...