Setor K Kunutsor

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Vitamin D and high blood pressure: causal association or epiphenomenon?
    Setor K Kunutsor
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB1 8RN, UK
    Eur J Epidemiol 29:1-14. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Liver aminotransferases and risk of incident type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Setor K Kunutsor
    Strangeways Research Laboratory, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Worts Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 178:159-71. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Ferritin levels and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective evidence
    Setor K Kunutsor
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 29:308-18. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D and risk of future hypertension: meta-analysis of 283,537 participants
    Setor Kwadzo Kunutsor
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB1 8RN, UK
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:205-21. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Improving adherence to antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan African HIV-positive populations: an enhanced adherence package
    S Kunutsor
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Health Sciences, Leeds University, Leeds, UK
    AIDS Care 24:1308-15. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Descriptive epidemiology of blood pressure in a rural adult population in Northern Ghana
    S Kunutsor
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, University Forvie Site, Cambridge, UK
    Rural Remote Health 9:1095. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Improving clinic attendance and adherence to antiretroviral therapy through a treatment supporter intervention in Uganda: a randomized controlled trial
    Setor Kunutsor
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Health Sciences, Leeds University, UK
    AIDS Behav 15:1795-802. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Using mobile phones to improve clinic attendance amongst an antiretroviral treatment cohort in rural Uganda: a cross-sectional and prospective study
    Setor Kunutsor
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Health Sciences, Leeds University, Leeds, UK
    AIDS Behav 14:1347-52. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Ascertaining baseline levels of antiretroviral therapy adherence in Uganda: a multimethod approach
    Setor Kunutsor
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Health Sciences, Leeds University, Leeds, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:221-4. 2010
  10. pmc The effect of ambient temperature on blood pressure in a rural West African adult population: a cross-sectional study
    Setor K Kunutsor
    Malaria Consortium, Comdis Muk, Kampala, Uganda
    Cardiovasc J Afr 21:17-20. 2010

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Vitamin D and high blood pressure: causal association or epiphenomenon?
    Setor K Kunutsor
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB1 8RN, UK
    Eur J Epidemiol 29:1-14. 2014
    ..Additional evidence from genetic data are directionally consistent with clinical trial data, though underpowered to reliably demonstrate a strong causal effect of vitamin D status on BP. Further investigation may be warranted...
  2. doi request reprint Liver aminotransferases and risk of incident type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Setor K Kunutsor
    Strangeways Research Laboratory, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Worts Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 178:159-71. 2013
    ..There was no evidence for an increased risk of T2D with AST. Large prospective studies may still be needed to establish the magnitude and nature of these associations. ..
  3. doi request reprint Ferritin levels and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective evidence
    Setor K Kunutsor
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 29:308-18. 2013
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  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D and risk of future hypertension: meta-analysis of 283,537 participants
    Setor Kwadzo Kunutsor
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB1 8RN, UK
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:205-21. 2013
    ..Studies are needed to determine whether the association of vitamin D with hypertension represents a causal association and also to determine whether vitamin D therapy may be beneficial in the prevention or the treatment of hypertension...
  5. doi request reprint Improving adherence to antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan African HIV-positive populations: an enhanced adherence package
    S Kunutsor
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Health Sciences, Leeds University, Leeds, UK
    AIDS Care 24:1308-15. 2012
    ..Health systems in sub-Saharan African countries should consider integrating these elements into their treatment programs for HIV/AIDS...
  6. ncbi request reprint Descriptive epidemiology of blood pressure in a rural adult population in Northern Ghana
    S Kunutsor
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, University Forvie Site, Cambridge, UK
    Rural Remote Health 9:1095. 2009
    ..There are limited data on blood pressure (BP) levels in rural populations in sub-Saharan Africa. This is a cause for concern considering high BP contributes to a substantial public health burden in this population...
  7. doi request reprint Improving clinic attendance and adherence to antiretroviral therapy through a treatment supporter intervention in Uganda: a randomized controlled trial
    Setor Kunutsor
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Health Sciences, Leeds University, UK
    AIDS Behav 15:1795-802. 2011
    ..6 vs. 90.1% for TS and non-TS, respectively (OR = 1.19, 95% CI: 0.74-1.91, P > 0.05). Use of patient-selected treatment supporters may be an effective intervention to improve ARV treatment outcomes in resource-constrained settings...
  8. doi request reprint Using mobile phones to improve clinic attendance amongst an antiretroviral treatment cohort in rural Uganda: a cross-sectional and prospective study
    Setor Kunutsor
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Health Sciences, Leeds University, Leeds, UK
    AIDS Behav 14:1347-52. 2010
    ..Privacy and confidentiality issues were not considered deterrents. Mobile phones have a potential for use in resource-constrained settings to substantially improve the clinical management of HIV/AIDS...
  9. doi request reprint Ascertaining baseline levels of antiretroviral therapy adherence in Uganda: a multimethod approach
    Setor Kunutsor
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Health Sciences, Leeds University, Leeds, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:221-4. 2010
    ..This study aimed to determine baseline levels of adherence using 2 measures of adherence...
  10. pmc The effect of ambient temperature on blood pressure in a rural West African adult population: a cross-sectional study
    Setor K Kunutsor
    Malaria Consortium, Comdis Muk, Kampala, Uganda
    Cardiovasc J Afr 21:17-20. 2010
    ..This phenomenon has been overlooked in blood pressure surveys in sub-Saharan Africa. We assessed the effect of ambient temperature on blood pressure in an adult population in a West African country...
  11. doi request reprint Liver enzymes and risk of all-cause mortality in general populations: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Setor K Kunutsor
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, Institute of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK and Maranatha University, P O Box AN 10320, Accra, Ghana
    Int J Epidemiol 43:187-201. 2014
    ..The prospective evidence on the associations in general populations has not been reliably quantified...