Yuri P Zverev

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Extraversion and taste sensitivity
    Yuriy Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Coll Antropol 32:21-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Some physiological and psychophysiological signs of neuroticism level in healthy persons
    Y Zverev
    Department of Physiology COM, College of Medicine, University of Malawi
    Cent Afr J Med 45:312-6. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Problem drinking among university students in Malawi
    Yuriy Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Coll Antropol 32:27-31. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Cultural and environmental influences on footedness: cross-sectional study in urban and semi-urban Malawi
    Y P Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, PO Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Brain Cogn 65:177-83. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Spatial parameters of walking gait and footedness
    Y P Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Malawi
    Ann Hum Biol 33:161-76. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Cultural and environmental pressure against left-hand preference in urban and semi-urban Malawi
    Y P Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Malawi
    Brain Cogn 60:295-303. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Estimating height from arm span measurement in Malawian children
    Yuriy Zverev
    Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Coll Antropol 29:469-73. 2005
  8. pmc Effects of caloric deprivation and satiety on sensitivity of the gustatory system
    Yuriy P Zverev
    Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Neurosci 5:5. 2004
  9. pmc Perceived effects of rotating shift work on nurses' sleep quality and duration
    Yuri P Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, P O Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Malawi Med J 21:19-21. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric indices in rural Malawians aged 45-75 years
    Y Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre
    Ann Hum Biol 31:29-37. 2004

Collaborators

  • J E Chisi
  • A Nkhoma
  • H Misiri
  • J M Sternberg
  • O O Komolafe

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Extraversion and taste sensitivity
    Yuriy Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Coll Antropol 32:21-5. 2008
    ..05, F(7436.5) = 8.34, P = 0.003). Possible reasons for lack of differences between introverts and extraverts in the values of taste detection thresholds were discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Some physiological and psychophysiological signs of neuroticism level in healthy persons
    Y Zverev
    Department of Physiology COM, College of Medicine, University of Malawi
    Cent Afr J Med 45:312-6. 1999
    ..To study cardiac reactivity on presentation of cardiotropic drug odour, perception of this odour and autonomic nervous system activity in high personality neuroticism healthy women...
  3. ncbi request reprint Problem drinking among university students in Malawi
    Yuriy Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Coll Antropol 32:27-31. 2008
    ..In addition, about 74.4 % of male students and 27.3% of females reported episodes of heavy drinking. The findings stressed the need for developing of alcohol control policies in the University of Malawi and in the country as a whole...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cultural and environmental influences on footedness: cross-sectional study in urban and semi-urban Malawi
    Y P Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, PO Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Brain Cogn 65:177-83. 2007
    ..Gender and driving experience had significant but weak effect on the view on left-foot preference. Most of the responders (74%) suggested that left-footers should change the foot in early family environment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Spatial parameters of walking gait and footedness
    Y P Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Malawi
    Ann Hum Biol 33:161-76. 2006
    ..The present study was undertaken to assess whether footedness has effects on selected spatial and angular parameters of able-bodied gait by evaluating footprints of young adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cultural and environmental pressure against left-hand preference in urban and semi-urban Malawi
    Y P Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Malawi
    Brain Cogn 60:295-303. 2006
    ..The results indicated that cultural and environmental pressures might significantly affect visibility of left-handedness in urban Malawian populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Estimating height from arm span measurement in Malawian children
    Yuriy Zverev
    Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Coll Antropol 29:469-73. 2005
    ..Multiple regression and cross validation were performed. Height of Malawian children of both sexes can be estimated from equation: Height (cm) = 15.756 + (0.168 x age) + (0.839 x arm span) (SEE = 0.760, R2 = 0.988)...
  8. pmc Effects of caloric deprivation and satiety on sensitivity of the gustatory system
    Yuriy P Zverev
    Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    BMC Neurosci 5:5. 2004
    ..The two-alternative forced-choice technique was used to measure taste threshold...
  9. pmc Perceived effects of rotating shift work on nurses' sleep quality and duration
    Yuri P Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, P O Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    Malawi Med J 21:19-21. 2009
    ..81, d.f. = 3, P < 0.000). Night shift work was associated with reduction of sleep quality and duration. The after effects of night shifts persisted during days of the recovery period indicating accumulation of fatigue...
  10. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric indices in rural Malawians aged 45-75 years
    Y Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre
    Ann Hum Biol 31:29-37. 2004
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional study was to assess anthropometric parameters of rural people aged 45-75 years in the Southern Region of Malawi...
  11. ncbi request reprint Growth of urban school children in Malawi
    Y Zverev
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre
    Ann Hum Biol 28:384-94. 2001
    ..It is concluded that younger primary school pupils have similar body sizes to their counterparts from the region. Adolescents, particularly girls, have more favourable anthropometric parameters which approach WHO/NCHS reference data...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prediction of peak expiratory flow rates in stunted children
    Y Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Cent Afr J Med 47:74-8. 2001
    ..To assess the effect of stunting on peak expiratory flow rates (PEFR) in Malawian children...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship between arm span and stature in Malawian adults
    Y P Zverev
    Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, University of Malawi
    Ann Hum Biol 30:739-43. 2003
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional study was to assess the relationship between height and arm span in adult Malawians...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ventilatory capacity indices in Malawian children
    Y Zverev
    Physiology Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    East Afr Med J 78:14-8. 2001
    ..It shall embrace additional factors contributing to variance in respiratory functions such as customary physical activity, local environmental conditions, altitude of residence, nutritional status and smoking...
  15. ncbi request reprint Anaemia in human African trypanosomiasis caused by Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense
    J E Chisi
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    East Afr Med J 81:505-8. 2004
    ..To find out if indeed anaemia is a major sign in human trypanosomiasis caused by Trypanosoma brucei rhodensiense...
  16. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of gait pattern in hemiparetic patients
    Y Zverev
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University ot Malawi, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    East Afr Med J 79:420-2. 2002
    ..To characterise gait pattern in hemiparetic patients quantitatively using clinical footprint method...
  17. ncbi request reprint Left-handedness as a risk factor for head injuries
    Y Zverev
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    East Afr Med J 78:22-4. 2001
    ..To study prevalence of left-handedness among traumatic patients with head injuries...
  18. ncbi request reprint Leprosy in Nkhotakota District Hospital
    J E Chisi
    Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Private Bag 360, Blantyre 3, Malawi
    East Afr Med J 80:635-9. 2003
    ..To study the profile of leprosy cases at Nkhotakota District Hospital in Central Region of Malawi...
  19. ncbi request reprint Lateral asymmetry in grip strength: utility of the ten per cent rule
    Y Zverev
    Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Chichiri, Blantyre
    East Afr Med J 78:611-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Distinction between stronger hand and hand preferred for skilled activities should be made and considered when assessing limitations in hand strength in clinical practice...