Jean Claude N Mbanya

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Diabetes care in Africa
    Jean Claude Mbanya
    Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Lancet 368:1628-9. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity and type 2 diabetes in sub-sahara Africa
    Jean Claude Mbanya
    Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and Laboratory for Molecular Medicine and Metabolism, The Biotechnology Center, University of Yaounde 1, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Curr Diab Rep 14:501. 2014
  3. pmc Waist circumference does not predict circulating adiponectin levels in sub-Saharan women
    Eugene Sobngwi
    Department of Medicine and Specialties, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde 1, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 6:31. 2007
  4. pmc Anthropometry measures and prevalence of obesity in the urban adult population of Cameroon: an update from the Cameroon Burden of Diabetes Baseline Survey
    Raoul M Kamadjeu
    Health of Population in Transition Research Group, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Yaounde University I, Cameroon
    BMC Public Health 6:228. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa
    Jean Claude N Mbanya
    Department of Internal Medicine and Specialties, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Lancet 375:2254-66. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Ten-year changes in central obesity and BMI in rural and urban Cameroon
    Leopold K Fezeu
    Health of Population in Transition Research Group, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1144-7. 2008
  7. pmc The burden of high blood pressure and related risk factors in urban sub-Saharan Africa: evidences from Douala in Cameroon
    Andre Pascal Kengne
    Health of Population in Transition Research group HoPiT, Department of Internal Medicine, FMBS Yaoundé, Cameroon
    Afr Health Sci 7:38-44. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes, and behavior relating to diabetes and its main risk factors among urban residents in Cameroon: a qualitative survey
    Emmanuel Kiawi
    Health of Population in Transition Research Group HoPiT Cameroon, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, PO Box 8046, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Ethn Dis 16:503-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in people with diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa: revealing the hidden face of the iceberg
    Simeon Pierre Choukem
    Department of Internal Medicine and Subspecialties, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 77:293-9. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Jean Claude Mbanya: fighting diabetes in Africa
    Joseph J Schatz
    Lancet 371:1742. 2008

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Diabetes care in Africa
    Jean Claude Mbanya
    Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Lancet 368:1628-9. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity and type 2 diabetes in sub-sahara Africa
    Jean Claude Mbanya
    Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and Laboratory for Molecular Medicine and Metabolism, The Biotechnology Center, University of Yaounde 1, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Curr Diab Rep 14:501. 2014
    ..This review highlights recent literature on the problem of obesity and type 2 diabetes in Sub-Sahara Africa. It exposes the need for concrete interventions based on the now available wealth of evidence. ..
  3. pmc Waist circumference does not predict circulating adiponectin levels in sub-Saharan women
    Eugene Sobngwi
    Department of Medicine and Specialties, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde 1, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 6:31. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Anthropometry measures and prevalence of obesity in the urban adult population of Cameroon: an update from the Cameroon Burden of Diabetes Baseline Survey
    Raoul M Kamadjeu
    Health of Population in Transition Research Group, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Yaounde University I, Cameroon
    BMC Public Health 6:228. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to provide baseline and reference data on the prevalence and distribution of overweight and obesity, using different anthropometric measurements in adult urban populations in Cameroon...
  5. doi request reprint Diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa
    Jean Claude N Mbanya
    Department of Internal Medicine and Specialties, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Lancet 375:2254-66. 2010
    ..A multisectoral approach to diabetes control and care is vital for expansion of socioculturally appropriate diabetes programmes in sub-Saharan African countries...
  6. doi request reprint Ten-year changes in central obesity and BMI in rural and urban Cameroon
    Leopold K Fezeu
    Health of Population in Transition Research Group, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1144-7. 2008
    ..To compare the 10-year changes in the distribution of adiposity in rural and urban Cameroonian populations...
  7. pmc The burden of high blood pressure and related risk factors in urban sub-Saharan Africa: evidences from Douala in Cameroon
    Andre Pascal Kengne
    Health of Population in Transition Research group HoPiT, Department of Internal Medicine, FMBS Yaoundé, Cameroon
    Afr Health Sci 7:38-44. 2007
    ..To provide the current burden of high blood pressure and related risk factors in urban setting in Cameroon...
  8. ncbi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes, and behavior relating to diabetes and its main risk factors among urban residents in Cameroon: a qualitative survey
    Emmanuel Kiawi
    Health of Population in Transition Research Group HoPiT Cameroon, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, PO Box 8046, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Ethn Dis 16:503-9. 2006
    ..Health education should be informed by lay perspectives to maximize the appropriateness of the messages and their effect on knowledge, attitudes, and behavior...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in people with diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa: revealing the hidden face of the iceberg
    Simeon Pierre Choukem
    Department of Internal Medicine and Subspecialties, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 77:293-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in a diabetic population of Cameroon, a sub-Saharan African country...
  10. doi request reprint Jean Claude Mbanya: fighting diabetes in Africa
    Joseph J Schatz
    Lancet 371:1742. 2008
  11. ncbi request reprint Nutritional composition of commonly consumed composite dishes from the Central Province of Cameroon
    Sangita Sharma
    Cancer Etiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 58:475-85. 2007
    ....