Lhamo Y Sherpa

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Impaired glucose regulation in a Sherpa indigenous population living in the Everest region of Nepal and in Kathmandu Valley
    Sherpa Y Lhamo
    Nepal Institute of Health Sciences affiliated to Purbanchal University, Kathmandu, Nepal
    High Alt Med Biol 9:217-22. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and common metabolic components in high altitude farmers and herdsmen at 3700 m in Tibet
    Lhamo Y Sherpa
    Section for Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Department of Community Medicine, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    High Alt Med Biol 14:37-44. 2013
  3. pmc Obesity in Tibetans aged 30-70 living at different altitudes under the north and south faces of Mt. Everest
    Lhamo Y Sherpa
    Section for Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Oslo, Frederik Holsts Hus, Ullevål terrasse, Kirkeveien 166, 0450 Oslo, Norway
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:1670-80. 2010
  4. pmc Lipid profile and its association with risk factors for coronary heart disease in the highlanders of Lhasa, Tibet
    Lhamo Y Sherpa
    Section for Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    High Alt Med Biol 12:57-63. 2011
  5. pmc Prevalence and determinants of hypertension in Myanmar - a nationwide cross-sectional study
    Marius B Bjertness
    Section for Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Department of Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 16:590. 2016
  6. pmc Urban-rural differences in the prevalence of non-communicable diseases risk factors among 25-74 years old citizens in Yangon Region, Myanmar: a cross sectional study
    Aung Soe Htet
    Department of Community Medicine and Global Health, Institute of Health and Society, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 16:1225. 2016

Collaborators

  • Virasakdi Chongsuvivatwong
  • Haakon E Meyer
  • Aung Soe Htet
  • Marius B Bjertness
  • Win Myint Oo
  • Espen Bjertness
  • Sherpa Y Lhamo
  • Hein Stigum
  • Marte Karoline Kjøllesdal
  • Maung Maung Than Htike
  • Ko Ko Zaw
  • Tint Swe Latt
  • Chongsuvivatwong Virasakdi
  • Soonthornpun Supamai

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Impaired glucose regulation in a Sherpa indigenous population living in the Everest region of Nepal and in Kathmandu Valley
    Sherpa Y Lhamo
    Nepal Institute of Health Sciences affiliated to Purbanchal University, Kathmandu, Nepal
    High Alt Med Biol 9:217-22. 2008
    ..Isolated IFG was more common among the lowland Sherpas. Unlike combined isolated IFG and isolated IGT, this isolated IFG difference could not be explained by the difference of conventional diabetes mellitus risk factors...
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and common metabolic components in high altitude farmers and herdsmen at 3700 m in Tibet
    Lhamo Y Sherpa
    Section for Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Department of Community Medicine, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    High Alt Med Biol 14:37-44. 2013
    ..To estimate the prevalence of metabolic syndrome, its associated factors and components in 30-80-year-old Tibetans living at high altitude...
  3. pmc Obesity in Tibetans aged 30-70 living at different altitudes under the north and south faces of Mt. Everest
    Lhamo Y Sherpa
    Section for Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Oslo, Frederik Holsts Hus, Ullevål terrasse, Kirkeveien 166, 0450 Oslo, Norway
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:1670-80. 2010
    ..BMI, WC and WHtR decreased with increasing altitude. It is likely that the physical conditions such as low temperatures and low oxygen levels have a direct catabolic effect...
  4. pmc Lipid profile and its association with risk factors for coronary heart disease in the highlanders of Lhasa, Tibet
    Lhamo Y Sherpa
    Section for Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    High Alt Med Biol 12:57-63. 2011
    ..However, further longitudinal studies assessing CHD risk factors in high altitude natives are required...
  5. pmc Prevalence and determinants of hypertension in Myanmar - a nationwide cross-sectional study
    Marius B Bjertness
    Section for Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Department of Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 16:590. 2016
    ..The study aimed at estimating the prevalence and determinants of hypertension, including metabolic-, behavioral- and socio-demographic risk factors...
  6. pmc Urban-rural differences in the prevalence of non-communicable diseases risk factors among 25-74 years old citizens in Yangon Region, Myanmar: a cross sectional study
    Aung Soe Htet
    Department of Community Medicine and Global Health, Institute of Health and Society, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 16:1225. 2016
    ..We aim to investigate urban-rural differences in mean values and the prevalence of selected behavioral and metabolic risk factors for non-communicable diseases and 10-years risk in development of coronary heart diseases (CHD)...