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. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications14

  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. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  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...
  13. doi request reprint A Systematic Review of Tobacco Smoking Prevalence and Description of Tobacco Control Strategies in Sub-Saharan African Countries; 2007 to 2014
    Rachel Brathwaite
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0132401. 2015
    ..To systematically review current smoking prevalence among adults in sub-Saharan Africa from 2007 to May 2014 and to describe the context of tobacco control strategies in these countries...
  14. pmc Clinical value of chest pain presentation and prodromes on the assessment of cardiovascular disease: a cohort study
    John Robson
    Centre for Primary Care and Public Health, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
    BMJ Open 5:e007251. 2015
    ..This study investigates the association between chest pain (specified, unspecified or musculoskeletal) and prodromes (dyspepsia, fatigue or dyspnoea), with first-ever acute CAD, and increased longer term cardiovascular risk...