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12894Global, regional, and national age-sex-specific mortality for 282 causes of death in 195 countries and territories, 1980–2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017Background Global development goals increasingly rely on country-specific estimates for benchmarking a nation’s progress.Download
12896An assessment of discriminatory power of office blood pressure measurements in predicting optimal ambulatory blood pressure control in people with type 2 diabetesAmbulatory blood pressure (BP) measurements (ABPM) predict health outcomes better than office BP, and are …Download
12892Comparison of type 2 diabetes prevalence estimates in Saudi Arabia from a validated Markov model against the International Diabetes Federation and other modelling studiesTo compare the estimates and projections of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) prevalence in Saudi …Download
12889Succeeding in New Vaccine Introduction: Lessons Learned From the Introduction of Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine in Cameroon, Kenya, and NigeriaIn May 2012, the World Health Assembly declared the eradication of poliovirus to be a …Download
12890Effects of diabetes mellitus on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a systematic reviewAmyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is an incurable motor neuron degenerative disease which onset and course …Download
12883Metabolic syndrome for sub-Saharan Africans diabetes with peripheral arterial disease: a case-control study: Currently, there is no value for the definition of abdominal obesity by measuring waist …Download
12886Residual or Recurrent Precancerous Lesions After Treatment of Cervical Lesions in Human Immunodeficiency Virus–infected Women: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Treatment FailureScreening and treating premalignant cervical lesions (cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 2+ [CIN2+]) is an effective way …Download
12884Clinical profile and early therapeutic response to cabergoline of patients with hyperprolactinemia in a Cameroonian populationHyperprolactinemia is one of the most frequent disorders of the pituitary gland.Download
12880Smartphone-Assisted Glaucoma Screening in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes: a Pilot StudyGlaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness worldwide but its diagnosis remains a …Download
12879Coincidence of diabetes mellitus and hypertension in a semi-urban Cameroonian population: a cross-sectional studyHypertension and diabetes mellitus are increasingly common in population within Africa. We determined the rate …Download
12876Prevalence of Diabetes and Associated Risk Factors among a Group of Prisoners in the Yaoundé Central PrisonMany studies reported an increase in the carceral population worldwide, estimated at almost 11 million. …Download
12877Metabolic Syndrome and Fatal Outcomes in the PostStroke Event: A 5-Year Cohort Study in CameroonMetabolic syndrome (MetS) is a constellation of conditions which singly are associated with increased risk …Download
12871Gestational Exposure to Pesticides Induces Oxidative Stress and Lipid Peroxidation in Offspring that Persist at Adult Age in an Animal ModelPesticide exposure may induce biochemical alterations including oxidative stress and lipid peroxidationDownload
12872Efficiency of an intervention package for arterial hypertension comprising telemanagement in a Cameroonian rural setting: The TELEMED-CAM studySub-Saharan Africa has a disproportionate burden of disease and an extreme shortage of health workforce. …Download
12868Clinical and biological characteristics of diabetic patients under age 40 in Cameroon: relation to autoantibody status and comparison with Belgian patientsOnly 27 (9%) Cameroonian patients were younger than 15 years. Overall, 29% of patients presented …Download
12867The clinical and psychological profiles of patients with hypogonadism, followed in 3 reference hospitals of Cameroon: an observational studyIntroduction: hypogonadism refers to a syndrome that results from failure of gonads to function properly.Download
12862Is PCSK9 Associated with Plasma Lipid Levels in a Sub-Saharan African Population of Patients with Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes?Purpose: Proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) is a key regulator of circulating LDL cholesterol.Download
12860Association of HIV and ART with cardiometabolic traits in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysisSub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has the highest burden of HIV in the world and a rising …Download
12859Glycemic control and correlates in a group of sub Saharan type 1 diabetes adolescentsType 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is a chronic disease with a high prevalence and a …Download
12857EPIDEMIOLOGY ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLELe traitement du VIH est associé à une probabilité deux fois plus élevée d’augmentation des …Download
12854Relative adrenal insufficiency in adults with sickle cell diseaseRheological modifications observed in sickle cell anemia are associated with ischemic complications that can cause …Download
12851b- and a-Cell Dysfunctions in Africans With Ketosis-Prone Atypical Diabetes During Near-Normoglycemic RemissiondKetosis-prone atypical diabetes (KPD) is a subtype of diabetes in which the pathophysiology is yet …Download
12848Assessment of adverse drug reactions in the home manage- ment of malaria cases of children under 5 years using artemisinin-based combination therapy in Mfou health district, Center region of CameroonIn the past, only health professionals managed medicines.Download
12838Global, Regional, and Country-Specific Lifetime Risks of Stroke, 1990 and 2016The lifetime risk of stroke has been calculated in a limited number of selected populations.Download
12845Metabolic syndrome in type 2 diabetes: comparative prevalence according to two sets of diagnostic criteria in sub-Saharan AfricansMetabolic syndrome (MS) is a group of clinical and biological abnormalities that confer a greater …Download
12843Rural and urban differences in metabolic profiles in a Cameroonian populationThe difference between modern lifestyle in urban areas and the traditional way of life in …Download
12841The Effect of Spirulina platensis versus Soybean on Insulin Resistance in HIV-Infected Patients: A Randomized Pilot StudyHIV-infected patients develop abnormalities of glucose metabolism due to the virus and antiretroviral drugs.Download
12839Potential of Spirulina Platensis as a Nutritional Supplement in Malnourished HIV-Infected Adults in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Randomised, Single-Blind Study: Malnutrition is a major global public health issue and its impact on communities and …Download
12833Original Research DiabetesEffet des lotions pour le corps sur la mesure de la glycémie capillaire – Interférence …Download
12834Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus and Task Shifting in Their Management in Sub-Saharan AfricaChronic diseases are becoming increasingly important in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA).Download
12830Acute phase ketosis-prone atypical diabetes is associated with a pro-inflammatory profile: a case-control study in a sub-Saharan African populationBackground It is unknown whether inflammation plays a role in metabolic dysfunction on ketosis-prone diabetes …Download
12826Waist circumference and obesity-related abnormalities in French and Cameroonian adults: the role of urbanization and ethnicityTo evaluate the effect of urbanization and ethnicity on correlations between waist circumference (WC) and …Download
12827Expert Opinion: Patient Selection for Premixed Insulin Formulations in Diabetes CareA particular individual at a specific time. Currently, the choice of insulin regimens for initiation …Download
12822BMC Research NotesHeart rate variability in hyperthyroidism on sub Saharan African patients: a case–control studyDownload
12823Setting-up nurse-led pilot clinics for the management of non-communicable diseases at primary health care level in resource-limited settings of AfricaThis article describes the setting-up process for nurse-led pilot clinics for the management of four …Download
12819Heart failure in sub-Saharan Africa: A literature review with emphasis on individuals with diabetesHeart failure is the ultimate complication of cardiac involvements in diabetes. The purpose of this …Download
12818BMC Research NotesPoor glycemic control impacts heart rate variability in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a …Download
12815Multitissue Insulin Resistance Despite Near-Normoglycemic Remission in Africans With Ketosis-Prone DiabetesTo characterize insulin action in Africans with ketosis-prone diabetes (KPD) during remission.Download
12814BMC Research NotesEffet du propranolol sur la variabilité de la fréquence cardiaque dans l’hyperthyroïdieDownload
12810Metabolic syndrome in a sub-Saharan African settingThe metabolic syndrome (MS) is a constellation of interrelated risk factors of metabolic origin that …Download
12808BMC Oral HealthEffects of nonsurgical periodontal treatment on glycated haemoglobin on type 2 diabetes patients (PARODIA 1 …Download
12804Cardiovascular DiabetologyWaist circumference does not predict circulating adiponectin levels in sub-Saharan womenDownload
12806BMC Public HealthTwo decades of tobacco use prevention and control policies in Cameroon: results from the analysis …Download
12802HHS Public AccessHigh Prevalence of Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency without Gene Mutation Suggests a Novel Genetic Mechanism Predisposing …Download
12799Britain’s new strategy for tackling drugs misuseUK government is to be congratulated on the launch of its new drug strategy,1 but …Download