Juliet Addo

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A review of population-based studies on hypertension in Ghana
    J Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Ghana Med J 46:4-11. 2012
  2. pmc Impact of implementing evidence-based acute stroke interventions on survival: the South London Stroke Register
    Juliet Addo
    Division of Health and Social Care Research, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e61581. 2013
  3. pmc Cardiovascular disease, diabetes and established risk factors among populations of sub-Saharan African descent in Europe: a literature review
    Charles Agyemang
    Department of Social Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Global Health 5:7. 2009
  4. pmc Hypertensive target organ damage in Ghanaian civil servants with hypertension
    Juliet Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e6672. 2009
  5. pmc Smoking patterns in Ghanaian civil servants: changes over three decades
    Juliet Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:200-8. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position and hypertension: a study of urban civil servants in Ghana
    J Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:646-50. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, detection, management, and control of hypertension in Ghanaian civil servants
    Juliet Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Ethn Dis 18:505-11. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in sub-saharan Africa: a systematic review
    Juliet Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Hypertension 50:1012-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The changing patterns of hypertension in Ghana: a study of four rural communities in the Ga District
    Juliet Addo
    National Diabetes Management and Research Centre, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Korle Bu, Ghana
    Ethn Dis 16:894-9. 2006
  10. pmc Provision of acute stroke care and associated factors in a multiethnic population: prospective study with the South London Stroke Register
    Juliet Addo
    King s College London, Division of Health and Social Care Research, London, UK
    BMJ 342:d744. 2011

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc A review of population-based studies on hypertension in Ghana
    J Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Ghana Med J 46:4-11. 2012
    ..Epidemiological data on hypertension in Ghana is necessary to guide policy and develop effective interventions...
  2. pmc Impact of implementing evidence-based acute stroke interventions on survival: the South London Stroke Register
    Juliet Addo
    Division of Health and Social Care Research, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e61581. 2013
    ..Studies examining the impact of organised acute stroke care interventions on survival in subgroups of stroke patients remain limited...
  3. pmc Cardiovascular disease, diabetes and established risk factors among populations of sub-Saharan African descent in Europe: a literature review
    Charles Agyemang
    Department of Social Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Global Health 5:7. 2009
    ..There is a clear need for intervention studies among these populations in Europe...
  4. pmc Hypertensive target organ damage in Ghanaian civil servants with hypertension
    Juliet Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e6672. 2009
    ..Low levels of detection, treatment and control of hypertension have repeatedly been reported from sub Saharan Africa, potentially increasing the likelihood of target organ damage...
  5. pmc Smoking patterns in Ghanaian civil servants: changes over three decades
    Juliet Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:200-8. 2009
    ..These figures were dramatically lower than the rates of 32% and 5.9% reported for men and women respectively in the previous study. Knowledge of the health risks associated with smoking may have contributed to the lower rates...
  6. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position and hypertension: a study of urban civil servants in Ghana
    J Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:646-50. 2009
    ..The association of socioeconomic position and cardiovascular disease risk factors in low- and middle-income countries has not been as consistent as that reported from high-income countries...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, detection, management, and control of hypertension in Ghanaian civil servants
    Juliet Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Ethn Dis 18:505-11. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the prevalence of hypertension and establish the levels of detection, treatment, and control among urban civil servants in Ghana...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in sub-saharan Africa: a systematic review
    Juliet Addo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Hypertension 50:1012-8. 2007
    ..There is an urgent need to develop strategies to prevent, detect, treat, and control hypertension effectively in the African region...
  9. ncbi request reprint The changing patterns of hypertension in Ghana: a study of four rural communities in the Ga District
    Juliet Addo
    National Diabetes Management and Research Centre, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Korle Bu, Ghana
    Ethn Dis 16:894-9. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence, distribution and risk factors of hypertension among rural residents in Ghana...
  10. pmc Provision of acute stroke care and associated factors in a multiethnic population: prospective study with the South London Stroke Register
    Juliet Addo
    King s College London, Division of Health and Social Care Research, London, UK
    BMJ 342:d744. 2011
    ..To investigate time trends in receipt of effective acute stroke care and to determine the factors associated with provision of care...
  11. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status and stroke: an updated review
    Juliet Addo
    King s College London, Division of Health and Social Care Research, 7th Floor Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Stroke 43:1186-91. 2012
    ..Articles reporting the association between any measure of socioeconomic status and stroke were included...
  12. pmc Delay in presentation after an acute stroke in a multiethnic population in South london: the South london stroke register
    Juliet Addo
    King s College London, Division of Health and Social Care Research, London, United Kingdom J A, S A, J L, A G R, C M, C D A W National Institute for Health Research Comprehensive Biomedical Research Centre, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom J A, C D A W
    J Am Heart Assoc 1:e001685. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate the factors associated with delays in presentation after an acute stroke and changes after a mass media campaign...