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. pmc Metabolic syndrome for sub-Saharan Africans diabetes with peripheral arterial disease: a case-control study
    Jean Joel R Bigna
    Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde 1, P, O, Box 1364, Yaounde, Cameroon
    BMC Res Notes 7:104. 2014
  3. pmc Fasting insulin sensitivity indices are not better than routine clinical variables at predicting insulin sensitivity among Black Africans: a clamp study in sub-Saharan Africans
    Eugene Sobngwi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    BMC Endocr Disord 14:65. 2014
  4. 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
  5. pmc Waist circumference does not predict circulating adiponectin levels in sub-Saharan women
    Eugène Sobngwi
    Department of Medicine and Specialties, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaoundé 1, Yaoundé, Cameroon
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 6:31. 2007
  6. 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
  7. ncbi 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
  8. ncbi 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications13

  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. pmc Metabolic syndrome for sub-Saharan Africans diabetes with peripheral arterial disease: a case-control study
    Jean Joel R Bigna
    Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde 1, P, O, Box 1364, Yaounde, Cameroon
    BMC Res Notes 7:104. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to determine what value of waist circumference should be used and whether to use it as obligatory criterion in the metabolic syndrome in case of peripheral arterial disease (PAD)...
  3. pmc Fasting insulin sensitivity indices are not better than routine clinical variables at predicting insulin sensitivity among Black Africans: a clamp study in sub-Saharan Africans
    Eugene Sobngwi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    BMC Endocr Disord 14:65. 2014
    ..We aimed to evaluate the predictive utility of common fasting insulin sensitivity indices, and non-laboratory surrogates [BMI, waist circumference (WC) and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR)] in sub-Saharan Africans without diabetes...
  4. 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. ..
  5. pmc Waist circumference does not predict circulating adiponectin levels in sub-Saharan women
    Eugène Sobngwi
    Department of Medicine and Specialties, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaoundé 1, Yaoundé, Cameroon
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 6:31. 2007
    ....
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi 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...
  8. ncbi 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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
    ....
  11. 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...
  12. doi request reprint Jean Claude Mbanya: fighting diabetes in Africa
    Joseph J Schatz
    Lancet 371:1742. 2008
  13. 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...