S Dodani

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Excess coronary artery disease risk in South Asian immigrants: can dysfunctional high-density lipoprotein explain increased risk?
    Sunita Dodani
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:953-61. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of research training workshop taught by traditional and video-teleconference methods in a developing country
    S Dodani
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Glob Public Health 4:82-93; quiz 94-5. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Coronary artery diseases in South Asian immigrants: an update on high density lipoprotein role in disease prevention
    Sunita Dodani
    Medical College of Georgia, EC 4503 Health Sciences Building, 997 St Sebastian Way, Augusta, GA 30812, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:415-21. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Can dysfunctional HDL explain high coronary artery disease risk in South Asians?
    Sunita Dodani
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    Int J Cardiol 129:125-32. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Ways to strengthen research capacity in developing countries: effectiveness of a research training workshop in Pakistan
    Sunita Dodani
    Health Sciences Building, Medical College of Georgia, 997 St Sebastian Way, Room 4503, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Public Health 122:578-87. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Building just-in-time lectures during the prodrome of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita
    Faina Linkov
    Prehosp Disaster Med 21:132. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Web quality control for lectures: Supercourse and Amazon.com
    Faina Linkov
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Epidemiology, 3512 Fifth Ave, Room 312, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Croat Med J 46:875-8. 2005
  8. pmc Brain drain from developing countries: how can brain drain be converted into wisdom gain?
    Sunita Dodani
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburg, 3512 Fifth Avenue, Room 313, Pittsburgh, PA 15101, USA
    J R Soc Med 98:487-91. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Distribution and determinants of coronary artery disease in an urban Pakistani setting
    Sunita Dodani
    Department of Epidemiology University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15101, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:429-35. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and awareness of risk factors and behaviours of coronary heart disease in an urban population of Karachi, the largest city of Pakistan: a community survey
    Sunita Dodani
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Room 309, 3512, Fifth Avenue, Pittsburg, PA 15213, USA
    J Public Health (Oxf) 26:245-9. 2004

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Publications12

  1. pmc Excess coronary artery disease risk in South Asian immigrants: can dysfunctional high-density lipoprotein explain increased risk?
    Sunita Dodani
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:953-61. 2008
    ..This short review is mainly focused on the possible role of dysfunctional high-density lipoprotein (HDL) in causing CAD and presents an overview of available literature on dysfunctional HDL...
  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of research training workshop taught by traditional and video-teleconference methods in a developing country
    S Dodani
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Glob Public Health 4:82-93; quiz 94-5. 2009
    ..001). We present a model for training physicians in public health by providing in-house research skills training which can be used to strengthen the local capacity and reduce increasing problems of brain drain...
  3. doi request reprint Coronary artery diseases in South Asian immigrants: an update on high density lipoprotein role in disease prevention
    Sunita Dodani
    Medical College of Georgia, EC 4503 Health Sciences Building, 997 St Sebastian Way, Augusta, GA 30812, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:415-21. 2009
    ..We present here an overview CAD and CAD risk factors in general and dyslipidemias in particular in SAIs. In addition, the evolving theories on dysfunctional HDL and its impact on CAD are also briefly presented...
  4. doi request reprint Can dysfunctional HDL explain high coronary artery disease risk in South Asians?
    Sunita Dodani
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    Int J Cardiol 129:125-32. 2008
    ..We assessed dysfunctional pro-inflammatory high density lipoprotein (HDL) in SAIs and assessed its association with sub-clinical CAD using carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) as a surrogate marker for atherosclerosis...
  5. doi request reprint Ways to strengthen research capacity in developing countries: effectiveness of a research training workshop in Pakistan
    Sunita Dodani
    Health Sciences Building, Medical College of Georgia, 997 St Sebastian Way, Room 4503, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Public Health 122:578-87. 2008
    ..A major, unmet challenge has been lack of local expertise and the increasing problem of 'brain drain'...
  6. ncbi request reprint Building just-in-time lectures during the prodrome of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita
    Faina Linkov
    Prehosp Disaster Med 21:132. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Web quality control for lectures: Supercourse and Amazon.com
    Faina Linkov
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Epidemiology, 3512 Fifth Ave, Room 312, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Croat Med J 46:875-8. 2005
    ..Rapid explosion of internet technologies could be leveraged to produce better, more cost effective systems for quality control in the biomedical publications and across all sciences...
  8. pmc Brain drain from developing countries: how can brain drain be converted into wisdom gain?
    Sunita Dodani
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburg, 3512 Fifth Avenue, Room 313, Pittsburgh, PA 15101, USA
    J R Soc Med 98:487-91. 2005
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  9. ncbi request reprint Distribution and determinants of coronary artery disease in an urban Pakistani setting
    Sunita Dodani
    Department of Epidemiology University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15101, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:429-35. 2005
    ..We assessed the distribution of coronary artery disease (CAD) and its association with the major biological risk factors and behaviors among Pakistanis presenting at a tertiary care hospital in Karachi, Pakistan...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and awareness of risk factors and behaviours of coronary heart disease in an urban population of Karachi, the largest city of Pakistan: a community survey
    Sunita Dodani
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Room 309, 3512, Fifth Avenue, Pittsburg, PA 15213, USA
    J Public Health (Oxf) 26:245-9. 2004
    ..To estimate the prevalence and awareness of risk factors and risk behaviours of coronary heart disease (CHD) in the lower middle class residing in urban localities of Karachi, a mega city of Pakistan...
  11. pmc Hope of prevention training in South Asia
    Sunita Dodani
    BMJ 329:293-4. 2004
  12. ncbi request reprint Distribution of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in adult women
    Marie Andrades
    Department of Family Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 14:132-5. 2004
    ..To determine the distribution of lower urinary tract symptoms in adult women and the frequency with which the women consulted a health care provider for their symptoms...