Prof. PhD C.O. Agyemang publications

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Publications Prof. PhD C.O. Agyemang

Position
Full Professor
Main activities
Education, Research
Specialisation
Public Health
Focus of research

- Ethnicity differences in health with major focus on cardiovascular diseases

- Cardiovascular disease in low and middle-income countries

2020

  • Osei-Kwasi Hibbah Araba, Boateng Daniel, Danquah Ina, Holdsworth Michelle, Mejean Caroline, Terragni Laura, Powell Katie, Schulze Matthias B., Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Meeks Karlijn, Beune Erik, Agyemang Charles, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Stronks Karien, Galbete Cecilia, Nicolaou Mary Acculturation and Food Intake Among Ghanaian Migrants in Europe: Findings From the RODAM Study Journal of nutrition education and behavior 2020;52 (2):114-125 [PubMed]
  • van der Laan Loes C., Meeks Karlijn A. C., Chilunga Felix P., Agyemang Charles, Venema Andrea, Mannens Marcel M. A. M., Zafarmand Mohammad H., Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Smeeth Liam, Adeyemo Adebowale, Henneman Peter Epigenome-wide association study for perceived discrimination among sub-Saharan African migrants in Europe - the RODAM study Scientific reports 2020;10 (1) [PubMed]
  • Nyaaba G. N., Masana L., de-Graft Aikins A., Beune E., Agyemang C. Factors hindering hypertension control: perspectives of front-line health professionals in rural Ghana Public health 2020;181:16-23 [PubMed]
  • Diemer Frederieke Sophie, Snijder Marieke Brigitte, Agyemang Charles, Haan Yentl Christina, Karamat Fares Aziz, van Montfrans Gert Alexander, Oehlers Glenn Paul, Peters Ronaldus Joannes Gerardus, Brewster Lizzy Maritza, Stronks Karien Hypertension prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control in Surinamese living in Suriname and The Netherlands: the HELISUR and HELIUS studies Internal and emergency medicine 2020 [PubMed]
  • Commodore-Mensah Y., Agyemang C., Aboagye J. A., Echouffo-Tcheugui J. B., Beune E., Smeeth L., Klipstein-Grobush K., Danquah I., Schulze M., Boateng D., Meeks K. A. C., Bahendeka S., Ahima R. S. Obesity and cardiovascular disease risk among Africans residing in Europe and Africa OBESITY RESEARCH & CLINICAL PRACTICE 2020 [PubMed]

2019

  • Adjei David N., Adu Dwomoa, Quayson Solomon E., Kardaun Jan W. PF, Erskine Isaac J., Lartey Isaac S., Agyemang Charles 20 year trends in renal disease mortality in Ghana: A review of autopsies Nephrology (Carlton, Vic.) 2019;24 (4):387-394 [PubMed]
  • Bodewes Adee J., Agyemang Charles, Kunst Anton E. All-cause mortality among three generations of Moluccans in the Netherlands European journal of public health 2019;29 (3):463-467 [PubMed]
  • van der Wal Junus M., Bodewes Adee, Agyemang Charles, Kunst Anton A population-based retrospective study comparing cancer mortality between Moluccan migrants and the general Dutch population: Equal risk 65 years after immigration? BMJ open 2019;9 (8) [PubMed]
  • Pastorino S., Bishop T., Crozier S. R., Granström C., Kordas K., Küpers L. K., O'Brien E. C., Polanska K., Sauder K. A., Zafarmand M. H., Wilson R. C., Agyemang C., Burton P. R., Cooper C., Corpeleijn E., Dabelea D., Hanke W., Inskip H. M., McAuliffe F. M., Olsen S. F., Vrijkotte T. G., Brage S., Kennedy A., O'Gorman D., Scherer P., Wijndaele K., Wareham N. J., Desoye G., Ong K. K. Associations between maternal physical activity in early and late pregnancy and offspring birth size: remote federated individual level meta-analysis from eight cohort studies BJOG 2019;126 (4):459-470 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles Comfy zone hypotheses in migrant health research: time for a paradigm shift Public health 2019 [PubMed]
  • Adjei David Nana, Stronks Karien, Adu Dwomoa, Beune Erik, Meeks Karlijn, Smeeth Liam, Addo Juliet, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Mockenhaupt Frank, Schulze Matthias, Danquah Ina, Spranger Joachim, Bahendeka Silver Karaireho, Agyemang Charles Cross-sectional study of association between psychosocial stressors with chronic kidney disease among migrant and non-migrant Ghanaians living in Europe and Ghana: The RODAM study BMJ open 2019;9 (8) [PubMed]
  • Adjei David N., Stronks Karien, Adu Dwomoa, Beune Erik, Meeks Karlijn, Smeeth Liam, Addo Juliet, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Danquah Ina, Spranger Joachim, Bahendeka Silver, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Agyemang Charles Cross-sectional study of association between socioeconomic indicators and chronic kidney disease in rural-urban Ghana: The RODAM study BMJ open 2019;9 (5) [PubMed]
  • Boateng Daniel, Galbete Cecilia, Nicolaou Mary, Meeks Karlijn, Beune Erik, Smeeth Liam, Osei-Kwasi Hibbah Araba, Bahendeka Silver, Agyei-Baffour Peter, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Spranger Joachim, Grobbee Diederick E., Schulze Matthias B., Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles, Danquah Ina, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin Dietary Patterns Are Associated with Predicted 10-Year Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Among Ghanaian Populations: the Research on Obesity and Diabetes in African Migrants (RODAM) Study Journal of nutrition 2019;149 (5):755-769 [PubMed]
  • Baratin Clarissa, Beune Erik, van Schalkwijk Daan, Meeks Karlijn, Smeeth Liam, Addo Juliet, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Bahendeka Silver, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Danquah Ina, Schulze Matthias B., Spranger Joachim, Boateng Daniel, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles Differential associations between psychosocial stress and obesity among Ghanaians in Europe and in Ghana: findings from the RODAM study Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology 2019;55 (1):45-56 [PubMed]
  • van der Linden Eva, Meeks Karlijn, Beune Erik, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Addo Juliet, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Bahendeka Silver, Danquah Ina, Schulze Matthias B., Spranger Joachim, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Appiah Lambert Tetteh, Smeeth Liam, Agyemang Charles Dyslipidaemia among Ghanaian migrants in three European countries and their compatriots in rural and urban Ghana: The RODAM study Atherosclerosis 2019;284:83-91 [PubMed]
  • Boateng Daniel, Danquah Ina, Said-Mohamed Rihlat, Smeeth Liam, Nicolaou Mary, Meeks Karlijn, Beune Erik, Addo Juliet, Bahendeka Silver, Agyei-Baffour Peter, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Spranger Joachim, Schulze Matthias B., Grobbee Diederick E., Agyemang Charles, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin Early-life exposures and cardiovascular disease risk among Ghanaian migrant and home populations: The RODAM study Journal of developmental origins of health and disease 2019:1-14 [PubMed]
  • Danquah Ina, Addo Juliet, Boateng Daniel, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Meeks Karlijn, Galbete Cecilia, Beune Erik, Bahendeka Silver, Spranger Joachim, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles, Schulze Matthias B., Smeeth Liam Early-life factors are associated with waist circumference and type 2 diabetes among Ghanaian adults: The RODAM Study Scientific reports 2019;9 (1) [PubMed]
  • Perini Wilco, Snijder Marieke B., Agyemang Charles, Peters Ron J. G., Kunst Anton E., van Valkengoed Irene G. M. Eligibility for cardiovascular risk screening among different ethnic groups: The HELIUS study European journal of preventive cardiology 2019 [PubMed]
  • Cainzos-Achirica Miguel, Fedeli Ugo, Sattar Naveed, Agyemang Charles, Jenum Anne K., McEvoy John W., Murphy Jack D., Brotons Carlos, Elosua Roberto, Bilal Usama, Kanaya Alka M., Kandula Namratha R., Martinez-Amezcua Pablo, Comin-Colet Josep, Pinto Xavier Epidemiology, risk factors, and opportunities for prevention of cardiovascular disease in individuals of South Asian ethnicity living in Europe Atherosclerosis 2019;286:105-113 [PubMed]
  • Meeks Karlijn A. C., Henneman Peter, Venema Andrea, Addo Juliet, Bahendeka Silver, Burr Tom, Danquah Ina, Galbete Cecilia, Mannens Marcel M. A. M., Mockenhaupt Frank P., Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Rotimi Charles N., Schulze Matthias B., Smeeth Liam, Spranger Joachim, Zafarmand Mohammad H., Adeyemo Adebowale, Agyemang Charles Epigenome-wide association study in whole blood on type 2 diabetes among sub-Saharan African individuals: Findings from the RODAM study International journal of epidemiology 2019;48 (1):58-70 [PubMed]
  • Zafarmand Mohammad Hadi, Tajik Parvin, Spijker René, Agyemang Charles Gene-environment interaction on the risk of type 2 diabetes among ethnic minority populations living in Europe and North America: A systematic review Current diabetes reviews 2019 [PubMed]
  • Ameh Oluwatoyin I., Okpechi Ikechi G., Agyemang Charles O., Kengne Andre P. Global, Regional, and Ethnic Differences in Diabetic Nephropathyin: Joris J. Roelofs, Liffert Vogt, editors. Diabetic Nephropathy. Cham Switzerland: Springer; 2019. p. 33-44, ISBN 9783319935201
  • Miranda R, Meeks K A C, Snijder M B, van den Born B J, Fransen M P, Peters R J, Stronks K, Agyemang C Health literacy and hypertension outcomes in a multi-ethnic population: the HELIUS study European journal of public health 2019 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles O. Healthy Migrants, Healthy Society: Inaugural lectureAmsterdam: University Press; 2019. 30p.
  • Hayfron-Benjamin Charles F., van den Born Bert-Jan, Maitland-van der Zee Anke H., Amoah Albert G. B., van der Linden Eva L., Stronks Karien, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Bahendeka Silver, Danquah Ina, Beune Erik, Smeeth Liam, Agyemang Charles Higher prevalence of peripheral arterial disease in Ghana compared to Ghanaian migrants in Europe: The RODAM study International journal of cardiology 2019 [PubMed]
  • Chilunga Felix P., Henneman Peter, Requena-Méndez Ana, Meeks Karlijn, Beune Erik, Mannens Marcel M. A. M., Agyemang Charles Hyperuricaemia and its association with 10-year risk of cardiovascular disease among migrant and non-migrant African populations: the RODAM study Tropical medicine & international health 2019 [PubMed]
  • Nyaaba Gertrude Nsorma, Agyemang Charles, Masana Lina, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Beune Erik, Larrea-Killinger Cristina, Stronks Karien Illness representations and coping practices for self-managing hypertension among sub-Saharan Africans: A comparative study among Ghanaian migrants and non-migrant Ghanaians Patient education and counseling 2019;102 (9):1711-1721 [PubMed]
  • Sarfo-Kantanka Osei, Sarfo Fred Stephen, Kyei Ishmael, Agyemang Charles, Mbanya Jean Claude Incidence and determinants of diabetes-related lower limb amputations in Ghana, 2010-2015 - A retrospective cohort study BMC endocrine disorders 2019;19 (1) [PubMed]
  • Nyaaba Gertrude, Stronks Karien, Meeks Karlijn, Beune Erik, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Addo Juliet, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Mockenhaupt Frank, Bahendeka Silver, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Smeeth Liam, Agyemang Charles Is social support associated with hypertension control among Ghanaian migrants in Europe and non-migrants in Ghana? The RODAM study Internal and emergency medicine 2019;14 (6):957-966 [PubMed]
  • de-Graft Aikins Ama, Dodoo Francis, Awuah Raphael Baffour, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Addo Juliet, Nicolaou Mary, Beune Erik, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Danquah Ina, Bahendeka Silver, Meeks Karlijn, Klipstein-Grobusch Kirstin, Afrifa-Anane Ernest, Smeeth Liam, Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles Knowledge and perceptions of type 2 diabetes among Ghanaian migrants in three European countries and Ghanaians in rural and urban Ghana: The RODAM qualitative study PLoS ONE 2019;14 (4) [PubMed]
  • Darko Samuel N., Owiredu William K. B. A., Yar Denis, Agyemang Charles, Addo Juliet, de Graft Aikens Ama, Bahendeka Silver, Mockenhaupt Frank, Spranger Joachim, Agyei-Baffour Peter, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Smeeth Liam, Owusu-Dabo Ellis Markers of oxidative stress and inflammation in only diabetic and obese Ghanaian populations: The RODAM study The Open Diabetes Journal 2019;9:8-15
  • Beune Erik, Nieuwkerk Pythia, Stronks Karien, Meeks Karlijn, Schulze Matthias B., Mockenhaupt Frank P., Danquah Ina, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Agyei-Baffour Peter, Spranger Joachim, Addo Juliet, Smeeth Liam, Agyemang Charles Medication non-adherence and blood pressure control among hypertensive migrant and non-migrant populations of sub-Saharan African origin: the RODAM study Journal of human hypertension 2019;33 (2):131-148 [PubMed]
  • Hayfron-Benjamin Charles, van den Born Bert-Jan, Maitland - van der Zee Anke H., Amoah Albert G. B., Meeks Karlijn A. C., Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Bahendeka Silver, Spranger Joachim, Danquah Ina, Mockenhaupt Frank, Beune Erik, Smeeth Liam, Agyemang Charles Microvascular and macrovascular complications in type 2 diabetes Ghanaian residents in Ghana and Europe: The RODAM study Journal of diabetes and its complications 2019;33 (8):572-578 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Van Den Born Bert Jan Non-communicable diseases in migrants: An expert review Journal of travel medicine 2019;26 (2) [PubMed]
  • Chilunga Felix P, Boateng Daniel, Henneman Peter, Beune Erik, Requena-Méndez Ana, Meeks Karlijn, Smeeth Liam, Addo Juliet, Bahendeka Silver, Danquah Ina, Schulze Matthias B, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Mannens Marcel M A M, Agyemang Charles Perceived discrimination and stressful life events are associated with cardiovascular risk score in migrant and non-migrant populations: The RODAM study International journal of cardiology 2019;286:169-174 [PubMed]
  • Chilunga Felix P., Henneman Peter, Meeks Karlijn Ac, Beune Erik, Requena-Méndez Ana, Smeeth Liam, Addo Juliet, Bahendeka Silver, Danquah Ina, Schulze Matthias B., Spranger Joachim, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Mannens Marcel Mam, Agyemang Charles Prevalence and determinants of type 2 diabetes among lean African migrants and non-migrants: the RODAM study Journal of global health 2019;9 (2):020426 [PubMed]
  • Jaspers Faijer-Westerink Hester, Kengne André Pascal, Meeks Karlijn A. C., Agyemang Charles Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review and meta-analysis Nutrition, metabolism, and cardiovascular diseases 2019 [PubMed]
  • Awuah Raphael Baffour, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Dodoo F. Nii-Amoo, Meeks Karlijn A. C., Beune Eric J. AJ, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Addo Juliet, Smeeth Liam, Bahendeka Silver K., Agyemang Charles Psychosocial factors and hypertension prevalence among Ghanaians in Ghana and Ghanaian migrants in Europe: The RODAM study Health Psychology Open 2019;6 (2) [PubMed]
  • Bixby Honor, Bentham James, Zhou Bin, di Cesare Mariachiara, Paciorek Christopher J., Bennett James E., Taddei Cristina, Stevens Gretchen A., Rodriguez-Martinez Andrea, Carrillo-Larco Rodrigo M., Khang Young-Ho, Sorić Maroje, Gregg Edward W., Miranda J. Jaime, Bhutta Zulfiqar A., Savin Stefan, Sophiea Marisa K., Iurilli Maria L. C., Solomon Bethlehem D., Cowan Melanie J., Riley Leanne M., Danaei Goodarz, Bovet Pascal, Chirita-Emandi Adela, Hambleton Ian R., Hayes Alison J., Ikeda Nayu, Kengne Andre P., Laxmaiah Avula, Li Yanping, McGarvey Stephen T., Mostafa Aya, Neovius Martin, Starc Gregor, Zainuddin Ahmad A., Abarca-Gómez Leandra, Abdeen Ziad A., Abdrakhmanova Shynar, Abdul Ghaffar Suhaila, Abdul Hamid Zargar, Abubakar Garba Jamila, Agyemang Charles, Brewster Lizzy M., de Rooij Susanne R., Hendriks Marleen Elisabeth, Schultsz Constance, Snijder Marieke B., Stronks Karien, van Valkengoed Irene G. M., Vrijkotte Tanja G. M., Zimmermann Esther, Zuniga Cisneros Julio, Ezzati Majid Rising rural body-mass index is the main driver of the global obesity epidemic in adults Nature 2019;569 (7755):260-264 [PubMed]
  • Norredam Marie, Agyemang Charles Tackling the health challenges of international migrant workers lancet global health 2019;7 (7):e813-e814 [PubMed]
  • van der Linden Eva L., Meeks Karlijn, Beune Erik, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Addo Juliet, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Bahendeka Silver, Danquah Ina, Schulze Matthias B., Spranger Joachim, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Tetteh Appiah Lambert, Smeeth Liam, Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles The prevalence of metabolic syndrome among Ghanaian migrants and their homeland counterparts: the Research on Obesity and type 2 Diabetes among African Migrants (RODAM) study European journal of public health 2019;29 (5):906-913 [PubMed]

2018

  • Boateng Daniel, Agyemang Charles, Kengne Andre P., Grobbee Diederick E., Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin Cardiovascular disease risk prediction in low income settings: A call for context specific risk equations International journal of cardiology 2018;265:239 [PubMed]
  • Boateng Daniel, Agyemang Charles, Beune Erik, Meeks Karlijn, Smeeth Liam, Schulze Matthias B., Addo Juliet, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Galbete Cecilia, Bahendeka Silver, Danquah Ina, Agyei-Baffour Peter, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Spranger Joachim, Kengne Andre P., Grobbee Diederick E., Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin Cardiovascular disease risk prediction in sub-Saharan African populations - Comparative analysis of risk algorithms in the RODAM study International journal of cardiology 2018;254:310-315 [PubMed]
  • Adjei David N., Stronks Karien, Adu Dwomoa, Beune Erik, Meeks Karlijn, Smeeth Liam, Addo Juliet, Owuso-Dabo Ellis, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Schulze Matthias B., Danquah Ina, Spranger Joachim, Bahendeka Silver, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Agyemang Charles Chronic kidney disease burden among African migrants in three European countries and in urban and rural Ghana: the RODAM cross-sectional study Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation 2018;33 (10):1812-1822 [PubMed]
  • Ezzati Majid, Zhou Bin, Bentham James, di Cesare Mariachiara, Bixby Honor, Danaei Goodarz, Hajifathalian Kaveh, Taddei Cristina, Carrillo-Larco Rodrigo M., Djalalinia Shirin, Khatibzadeh Shahab, Lugero Charles, Peykari Niloofar, Zhang Wan Zhu, Bennett James, Bilano Ver, Stevens Gretchen A., Cowan Melanie J., Riley Leanne M., Chen Zhengming, Hambleton Ian R., Jackson Rod T., Kengne Andre Pascal, Khang Young-Ho, Laxmaiah Avula, Liu Jing, Malekzadeh Reza, Neuhauser Hannelore K., Sorić Maroje, Starc Gregor, Sundström Johan, Woodward Mark, Abarca-Gómez Leandra, Abdeen Ziad A., Abu-Rmeileh Niveen M., Agyemang Charles, Brewster Lizzy M., Hendriks Marleen Elisabeth, Rinke de Wit Tobias F., Schultsz Constance, Snijder Marieke B., Stronks Karien, van Valkengoed Irene G. M., Agyemang Charles, Brewster Lizzy M., Rinke de Wit Tobias F., Schultsz Constance, Snijder Marieke B., Stronks Karien, van Valkengoed Irene G. M. Contributions of mean and shape of blood pressure distribution to worldwide trends and variations in raised blood pressure: A pooled analysis of 1018 population-based measurement studies with 88.6 million participants International journal of epidemiology 2018;47 (3):872-883i [PubMed]
  • Galbete Cecilia, Nicolaou Mary, Meeks Karlijn, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Addo Juliet, Amoah Stephen K., Smeeth Liam, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Spranger Joachim, Agyemang Charles, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Beune Erik, Stronks Karien, Schulze Matthias B., Danquah Ina Dietary patterns and type 2 diabetes among Ghanaian migrants in Europe and their compatriots in Ghana: The RODAM study NUTRITION & DIABETES 2018;8 (1) [PubMed]
  • Addo Juliet, Cook Sarah, Galbete Cecilia, Agyemang Charles, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Nicolaou Mary, Danquah Ina, Schulze Matthias B., Brathwaite Rachel, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Beune Erik, Meeks Karlijn, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Bahendaka Silver, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Smeeth Liam Differences in alcohol consumption and drinking patterns in Ghanaians in Europe and Africa: The RODAM Study PLoS ONE 2018;13 (11):e0206286 [PubMed]
  • Modesti Pietro Amedeo, Agyemang Charles O., Cappuccio Francesco P., Parati Gianfranco Disparities in Hypertension in the Ethnic Minority Groups: Beneficial Aspects of Minority Ethnic Group Culturesin: Pietro Amedeo Modesti, Francesco P. Cappuccio, Gianfranco Parati, editors. Etnic Diversities, Hypertension and Global Cardiovascular Risk. Cham Switzerland: Springer; 2018. p. 139-153, ISBN 9783319931470
  • McFarlane Samy I., Seixas Azizi A., Agyemang Charles, Jean-Louis Girardin Effects of lifestyle modifications and dietary habits on prevention of diabetes and cardiovascular disease Journal of diabetes research 2018;2018 [PubMed]
  • Adjei David N. Epidemiology of chronic kidney disease among Ghanaians in Sub-Saharan Africa and their compatriots in Europe 2018. ISBN 9789402811520. [UvA Dissertations Online] University of Amsterdam. (Supervisor: Stronks K.; Co-supervisor: Agyemang C. O.)
  • Deen Laura, Buddeke Josefien, Vaartjes Ilonca, Bots Michiel L., Norredam Marie, Agyemang Charles Ethnic differences in cardiovascular morbidity and mortality among patients with breast cancer in the Netherlands: A register-based cohort study BMJ open 2018;8 (8) [PubMed]
  • van Laer Stag D., Snijder Marieke B., Agyemang Charles, Peters Ron Jg, van den Born Bert-Jan H. Ethnic differences in hypertension prevalence and contributing determinants - the HELIUS study European journal of preventive cardiology 2018;25 (18):1914-1922 [PubMed]
  • Perini Wilco, Agyemang Charles, Snijder Marieke B., Peters Ron J. G., Kunst Anton E. Ethnic disparities in educational and occupational gradients of estimated cardiovascular disease risk: The Healthy Life in an Urban Setting study Scandinavian journal of public health 2018;46 (2):204-213 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles O., Modesti Pietro Amedeo Ethnic Disparities in Strokein: Pietro Amedeo Modesti, Franscesco P. Cappuccio, Gianfranco Parati, editors. Ethnic Diversities, Hypertension and Global Cardiovascular Risk. Cham Switzerland: Springer; 2018. p. 35-44, ISBN 9783319931470
  • Perini Wilco, Agyemang Charles, Snijder Marieke B., Peters Ron J. G., Kunst Anton E. Ethnic disparities in treatment rates for hypertension and dyslipidemia: An analysis by different treatment indications: The Healthy Life in an Urban Setting study Journal of hypertension 2018;36 (7):1540-1547 [PubMed]
  • van den Born Bert-Jan, Agyemang Charles Ethnicity and hpertensionin: A. John Camm, Thomas F. Lüscher, Gerald Maurer, Patrick W. Serruys, editors. ESC CarioMed. Oxford: Oxford University Press; 2018., ISBN 9780198784906
  • Danquah Ina, Galbete Cecilia, Meeks Karlijn, Nicolaou Mary, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Addo Juliet, Aikins Ama de-Graft, Amoah Stephen K., Agyei-Baffour Peter, Boateng Daniel, Bedu-Addo George, Spranger Joachim, Smeeth Liam, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Agyemang Charles, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Beune Erik, Schulze Matthias B. Food variety, dietary diversity, and type 2 diabetes in a multi-center cross-sectional study among Ghanaian migrants in Europe and their compatriots in Ghana: the RODAM study European journal of nutrition 2018;57 (8):2723–2733 [PubMed]
  • Yako Yandiswa Y., Balti Eric V., Matsha Tandi E., Dzudie Anastase, Kruger Deirdre, Sobngwi Eugene, Agyemang Charles, Kengne Andre P. Genetic factors contributing to hypertension in African-based populations: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of clinical hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.) 2018;20 (3):485-495 [PubMed]
  • Battu Hartesh S., Bhopal Raj, Agyemang Charles Heterogeneity in blood pressure in UK Bangladeshi, Indian and Pakistani, compared to White, populations: divergence of adults and children Journal of human hypertension 2018;32 (11):725-744 [PubMed]
  • van Nieuwenhuizen Benjamin, Zafarmand Mohammad Hadi, Beune Erik, Meeks Karlijn, Aikins Ama de-Graft, Addo Juliet, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Bahendeka Silver, Schulze Matthias B., Danquah Ina, Spranger Joachim, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Appiah Lambert Tetteh, Smeeth Liam, Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles Ideal cardiovascular health among Ghanaian populations in three European countries and rural and urban Ghana: the RODAM study Internal and emergency medicine 2018;13 (6):845-856 [PubMed]
  • Nyaaba Gertrude Nsorma, Masana Lina, Aikins Ama de-Graft, Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles Lay community perceptions and treatment options for hypertension in rural northern Ghana: a qualitative analysis BMJ open 2018;8 (11):e023451 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, van den Born Bert-Jan Limited access to CVD medicines in low-income and middle-income countries: poverty is at the heart of the matter lancet global health 2018;6 (3):E234-E235 [PubMed]
  • Melo Hugo Nivaldo, Stoots Simone Joanna-Maria, Pool Marijn Aimee, Carvalho Vitor Oliveira, de Carvalho Aragão Max Luan, Gurgel Ricardo Queiroz, Agyemang Charles, Cipolotti Rosana Objectively measured physical activity levels and sedentary time in children and adolescents with sickle cell anemia PLoS ONE 2018;13 (12) [PubMed]
  • Commodore-Mensah Yvonne, Ukonu Nwakaego, Cooper Lisa A., Agyemang Charles, Himmelfarb Cheryl Dennison The Association Between Acculturation and Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Ghanaian and Nigerian-born African Immigrants in the United States: The Afro-Cardiac Study JOURNAL OF IMMIGRANT AND MINORITY HEALTH 2018;20 (5):1137–1146 [PubMed]
  • van Leijden Marieke J., Penninx Brenda W. J. H., Agyemang Charles, Olff Miranda, Adriaanse Marcel C., Snijder Marieke B. The association of depression and posttraumatic stress disorder with the metabolic syndrome in a multi-ethnic cohort: the HELIUS study Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology 2018;53 (9):921-930 [PubMed]
  • Duijster Denise, Agyemang Charles The neglect of migrant oral health: setting a research agenda for Europe European journal of public health 2018;28 (6):984-985 [PubMed]
  • Anujuo Kenneth O. The role of sleep in ethnic inequalities in health: Cardiovascular disease and risk factors 2018. ISBN 9789463750462. [UvA Dissertations Online] University of Amsterdam. (Supervisor: Stronks K.; Co-supervisor: Agyemang C. O.)
  • Meeks Karlijn A. C., Agyemang Charles O. Type 2 Diabetes in Ethnic Minority Groups in Europein: Pietro Amedeo Modesti, Franscesco P. Cappuccio, Gianfranco Parati, editors. Ethnic Diversities, Hypertension and Global Cardiovascular Risk. Cham Switzerland: Springer; 2018. p. 155-168, ISBN 9783319931470
  • Bijlholt Margriet, Meeks Karlijn A. C., Beune Erik, Addo Juliet, Smeeth Liam, Schulze Matthias B., Danquah Ina, Galbete Cecilia, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Spranger Joachim, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Amoah Stephen K., Bahendeka Silver, Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles Type 2 diabetes mellitus management among Ghanaian migrants resident in three European countries and their compatriots in rural and urban Ghana - The RODAM study Diabetes research and clinical practice 2018;136:32-38 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Nyaaba Gertrude, Beune Erik, Meeks Karlijn, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Addo Juliet, Aikins Ama de-Graft, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Bahendeka Silver, Danquah Ina, Schulze Matthias B., Galbete Cecilia, Spranger Joachim, Agyei-Baffour Peter, Henneman Peter, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Adeyemo Adebowale, van Straalen Jan, Commodore-Mensah Yvonne, Appiah Lambert T., Smeeth Liam, Stronks Karien Variations in hypertension awareness, treatment, and control among Ghanaian migrants living in Amsterdam, Berlin, London, and nonmigrant Ghanaians living in rural and urban Ghana - the RODAM study Journal of hypertension 2018;36 (1):169-177 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Meeks Karlijn, Boateng Reynolds, Beune Erik Your health is your wealth: Faith-based community action on the health of African migrant communities in Amsterdam Journal of epidemiology and community health 2018;72 (5):409-412 [PubMed]

2017

  • Meeks Karlijn A. C., Henneman Peter, Venema Andrea, Burr Tom, Galbete Cecilia, Danquah Ina, Schulze Matthias B., Mockenhaupt Frank P., Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Rotimi Charles N., Addo Juliet, Smeeth Liam, Bahendeka Silver, Spranger Joachim, Mannens Marcel M. A. M., Zafarmand Mohammad H., Agyemang Charles, Adeyemo Adebowale An epigenome-wide association study in whole blood of measures of adiposity among Ghanaians: the RODAM study Clinical epigenetics 2017;9:103 [PubMed]
  • Addo Juliet, Agyemang Charles, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Beune Erik, Schulze Matthias B., Danquah Ina, Galbete Cecilia, Nicolaou Mary, Meeks Karlijn, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Bahendaka Silver, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Kunst Anton, Stronks Karien, Smeeth Liam Association between socioeconomic position and the prevalence of type 2 diabetes in Ghanaians in different geographic locations: the RODAM study Journal of epidemiology and community health 2017;71 (7):633-639 [PubMed]
  • Schmengler Heiko, Ikram Umar Z., Snijder Marieke B., Kunst Anton E., Agyemang Charles Association of perceived ethnic discrimination with general and abdominal obesity in ethnic minority groups: the HELIUS study Journal of epidemiology and community health 2017;71 (5):453-460 [PubMed]
  • Gyamfi Joyce, Butler Mark, Williams Stephen K., Agyemang Charles, Gyamfi Lloyd, Seixas Azizi, Zinsou Grace Melinda, Bangalore Sripal, Shah Nirav R., Ogedegbe Gbenga Blood pressure control and mortality in US- and foreign-born blacks in New York City Journal of clinical hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.) 2017;19 (10):956-964 [PubMed]
  • Snijder Marieke B., Agyemang Charles, Peters Ron J., Stronks Karien, Ujcic-Voortman Joanna K., van Valkengoed Irene G. M. Case Finding and Medical Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes among Different Ethnic Minority Groups: The HELIUS Study Journal of diabetes research 2017;2017:9896849 [PubMed]
  • Aikins A. , Agyemang Charles Chronic non-communicable diseases in low- and middle-income countries: concepts and strategies for prevention, control and advocacy CAB Reviews 2017;12 (027):1-8
  • Anujuo Kenneth, Agyemang Charles, Snijder Marieke B., Girardin Jean-Louis, van den Born Bert-Jan, Peters Ron J. G., Stronks Karien Contribution of short sleep duration to ethnic differences in cardiovascular disease: results from a cohort study in the Netherlands BMJ open 2017;7 (11):e017645 [PubMed]
  • Appiah Lambert T., Sarfo Fred S., Agyemang Charles, Tweneboah Humphrey O., Appiah Nana Akua B. A., Bedu-Addo George, Opare-Sem Ohene Current trends in admissions and outcomes of cardiac diseases in Ghana Clinical cardiology 2017;40 (10):783-788 [PubMed]
  • Negash Sarah, Agyemang Charles, Matsha Tandi E., Peer Nasheeta, Erasmus Rajiv T., Kengne Andre P. Differential prevalence and associations of overweight and obesity by gender and population group among school learners in South Africa: a cross-sectional study BMC Obesity 2017;4:29 [PubMed]
  • Meeks Karlijn A. C. Epidemiology and epigenetics of type 2 diabetes among African migrants in Europe 2017. 323p. ISBN 9789402807387. [UvA Dissertations Online] University of Amsterdam. (Supervisor: Stronks K.; Co-supervisors: Agyemang C. O., Henneman P.)
  • Brathwaite Rachel, Smeeth Liam, Addo Juliet, Kunst Anton E., Peters Ron J. G., Snijder Marieke B., Derks Eske M., Agyemang Charles Ethnic differences in current smoking and former smoking in the Netherlands and the contribution of socioeconomic factors: a cross-sectional analysis of the HELIUS study BMJ open 2017;7 (7):e016041 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, van de Vorst Irene E., Koek Huiberdina L., Bots Michiel L., Seixas Azizi, Norredam Marie, Ikram Umar, Stronks Karien, Vaartjes Ilonca Ethnic Variations in Prognosis of Patients with Dementia: A Prospective Nationwide Registry Linkage Study in The Netherlands Journal of Alzheimer s disease 2017;56 (1):205-213 [PubMed]
  • Galbete Cecilia, Nicolaou Mary, Meeks Karlijn A., de-Graft Aikins Ama, Addo Juliet, Amoah Stephen K., Smeeth Liam, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Bahendeka Silver, Agyemang Charles, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Beune Erik J., Stronks Karien, Schulze Matthias B., Danquah Ina Food consumption, nutrient intake, and dietary patterns in Ghanaian migrants in Europe and their compatriots in Ghana Food & nutrition research 2017;61 (1):1341809 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Beune Erik, Meeks Karlijn, Addo Juliet, Aikins Ama de-Graft, Bahendeka Silver, Danquah Ina, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Schulze Matthias B., Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Smeeth Liam, Stronks Karien Innovative ways of studying the effect of migration on obesity and diabetes beyond the common designs: lessons from the RODAM study Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 2017;1391 (1):54-70 [PubMed]
  • Pool Michelle S., Agyemang Charles O., Smalbrugge Martin Interventions to improve social determinants of health among elderly ethnic minority groups: a review European journal of public health 2017;27 (6):1048-1054 [PubMed]
  • Boateng Daniel, Wekesah Frederick, Browne Joyce L., Agyemang Charles, Agyei-Baffour Peter, Aikins Ama de-Graft, Smit Henriette A., Grobbee Diederick E., Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin Knowledge and awareness of and perception towards cardiovascular disease risk in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review PLoS ONE 2017;12 (12):e0189264 [PubMed]
  • Boateng Daniel, Agyemang Charles, Beune Erik, Meeks Karlijn, Smeeth Liam, Schulze Matthias, Addo Juliet, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Galbete Cecilia, Bahendeka Silver, Danquah Ina, Agyei-Baffour Peter, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Spranger Joachim, Kengne Andre P., Grobbee Diederick E., Stronks Karien, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin Migration and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Among Ghanaian Populations in Europe:: The RODAM Study (Research on Obesity and Diabetes Among African Migrants) Circulation. Cardiovascular quality and outcomes 2017;10 (11):UNSP e004013 [PubMed]
  • Ikram Umar Z., Snijder Marieke B., Agyemang Charles, Schene Aart H., Peters Ron J. G., Stronks Karien, Kunst Anton E. Perceived Ethnic Discrimination and the Metabolic Syndrome in Ethnic Minority Groups: The Healthy Life in an Urban Setting Study Psychosomatic medicine 2017;79 (1):101-111 [PubMed]
  • Meeks Karlijn A. C., Stronks Karien, Adeyemo Adebowale, Addo Juliet, Bahendeka Silver, Beune Erik, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Danquah Ina, Galbete Cecilia, Henneman Peter, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Osei Kwame, Schulze Matthias B., Spranger Joachim, Smeeth Liam, Agyemang Charles Peripheral insulin resistance rather than beta cell dysfunction accounts for geographical differences in impaired fasting blood glucose among sub-Saharan African individuals: findings from the RODAM study Diabetologia 2017;60 (5):854-864 [PubMed]
  • Melo Hugo Nivaldo, Stoots Simone Joanna-Maria, Pool Marijn Aimee, Carvalho Vitor Oliveira, Almeida Lucas Oliveira Carvalho, Aragão Max Luan De Carvalho, Agyemang Charles, Cipolotti Rosana Physical activity level and performance in the six-minute walk test of children and adolescents with sickle cell anemia Revista brasileira de hematologia e hemoterapia 2017;39 (2):133-139 [PubMed]
  • Adjei David N., Stronks Karien, Adu Dwomoa, Snijder Marieke B., Modesti Pietro A., Peters Ron J. G., Vogt Liffert, Agyemang Charles Relationship between educational and occupational levels, and Chronic Kidney Disease in a multi-ethnic sample- The HELIUS study PLoS ONE 2017;12 (11):e0186460 [PubMed]
  • Cole Helen V., Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Iwelunmor Juliet, Newsome Valerie, Meeks Karlijn, Agyemang Charles, Jean-Louis Girardin Sleep duration is associated with increased risk for cardiovascular outcomes: a pilot study in a sample of community dwelling adults in Ghana Sleep medicine 2017;34:118-125 [PubMed]
  • Brathwaite Rachel, Addo Juliet, Kunst Anton E., Agyemang Charles, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Beune Erik, Meeks Karlijn, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Bahendeka Silver, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Amoah Stephen, Galbete Cecilia, Schulze Matthias B., Danquah Ina, Smeeth Liam Smoking prevalence differs by location of residence among Ghanaians in Africa and Europe: The RODAM study PLoS ONE 2017;12 (5):e0177291 [PubMed]
  • Ravenell Joseph, Shimbo Daichi, Booth John N., Sarpong Daniel F., Agyemang Charles, Beatty Moody Danielle L., Abdalla Marwah, Spruill Tanya M., Shallcross Amanda J., Bress Adam P., Muntner Paul, Ogedegbe Gbenga Thresholds for Ambulatory Blood Pressure Among African Americans in the Jackson Heart Study Circulation 2017;135 (25):2470-2480 [PubMed]
  • Nyaaba Gertrude Nsorma, Stronks Karien, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Kengne Andre Pascal, Agyemang Charles Tracing Africa's progress towards implementing the Non-Communicable Diseases Global action plan 2013-2020: a synthesis of WHO country profile reports BMC public health 2017;17 (1):297 [PubMed]
  • Kengne Andre Pascal, Bentham James, Zhou Bin, Peer Nasheeta, Matsha Tandi E., Bixby Honor, Di Cesare Mariachiara, Hajitathalian Kaveh, Lu Yuan, Taddei Cristina, Bovet Pascal, Kyobutungi Catherine, Agyemang Charles, Aounallah-Skhiri Hajer, Assah Felix K., Barkat Amina, Ben Romdhane Habiba, Chan Queenie, Chaturvcdi Nishi, Damasceno Albertino, Delisle Helene, Delpeuch Francis, Doua Kouamelan, Egbagbe Eruke E., El Ati Jalila, Elliott Paul, Engle-Stone Reina, Erasmus Rajiv T., Fouad Heba M., Gareta Dickman, Gureje Oye, Hendriks Marleen Elisabeth, Houti Leila, Ibrahim Mohsen M., Kemper Han C. G., Killewo Japhet, Kowlessur Sudhir, Kruger Herculina S., Laamiri Fatima Zahra, Laid Youcef, Levitt Naomi S., Lunet Nuno, Magliano Dianna J., Maire Bernard, Martin-Prevel Yves, Mediene-Benchekor Sounnia, Mohamed Mostafa K., Mondo Charles K., Monyeki Kotsedi Daniel, Mostafa Aya, Nankap Martin, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Rinke de Wit Tobias F., Saidi Olta, Schultsz Constance, Schutte Akita E., Senbanjo Idowu O., Shaw Jonathan E., Smeeth Liam, Sobngwi Eugene, Sossa Jérome Charles, Stronks Karien, Tanser Frank, Tchibindat Felicite, Traissac Pierre, Tshepo Lechaba, Tullu Fikru, Ukoli Flora A. M., Viswanathan Bharathi, Wade Alisha N., Danaei Goodarz, Stevens Gretchen A., Riley Leanne M., Ezzati Majid, Mbanya Jean Claude N. Trends in obesity and diabetes across Africa from 1980 to 2014: an analysis of pooled population-based studies International journal of epidemiology 2017;46 (5):1421-1432 [PubMed]
  • Zhou Bin, Bentham James, Di Cesare Mariachiara, Bixby Honor, Danaei Goodarz, Cowan Melanie J., Paciorek Christopher J., Singh Gitanjali, Hajifathalian Kaveh, Bennett James E., Taddei Cristina, Bilano Ver, Carrillo-Larco Rodrigo M., Djalalinia Shirin, Khatibzadeh Shahab, Lugero Charles, Peykari Niloofar, Zhang Wan Zhu, Lu Yuan, Stevens Gretchen A., Riley Leanne M., Bovet Pascal, Elliott Paul, Gu Dongfeng, Ikeda Nayu, Jackson Rod T., Joffres Michel, Kengne Andre Pascal, Laatikainen Tiina, Lam Tai Hing, Laxmaiah Avula, Liu Jing, Miranda J. Jaime, Mondo Charles K., Neuhauser Hannelore K., Sundstrom Johan, Smeeth Liam, Soric Maroje, Woodward Mark, Ezzati Majid, Abarca-Gomez Leandra, Abdeen Ziad A., Rahim Hanan Abdul, Abu-Rmeileh Niveen M., Acosta-Cazares Benjamin, Adams Robert, Aekplakorn Wichai, Afsana Kaosar, Aguilar-Salinas Carlos A., Agyemang Charles, Ahmadvand Alireza, Ahrens Wolfgang, Al Raddadi Rajaa, Al Woyatan Rihab, Ali Mohamed M., Alkerwi Ala'a, Aly Eman, Amouyel Philippe, Amuzu Antoinette, Andersen Lars Bo, Anderssen Sigmund A., Angquist Lars, Anjana Ranjit Mohan, Ansong Daniel, Aounallah-Skhiri Hajer, Araujo Joana, Ariansen Inger, Aris Tahir, Arlappa Nimmathota, Aryal Krishna, Arveiler Dominique, Assah Felix K., Assuncao Maria Cecilia F., Avdicova Maria, Azevedo Ana, Azizi Fereidoun, Babu Bontha V., Bahijri Suhad, Balakrishna Nagalla, Bandosz Piotr, Banegas Jose R., Barbagallo Carlo M., Barcelo Alberto, Barkat Amina, Barros Aluisio J. D., Barros Mauro V., Bata Iqbal, Batieha Anwar M., Baur Louise A., Beaglehole Robert, Ben Romdhane Habiba, Benet Mikhail, Benson Lowell S., Bernabe-Ortiz Antonio, Bernotiene Gailute, Bettiol Heloisa, Bhagyalaxmi Aroor, Bharadwaj Sumit, Bhargava Santosh K., Bi Yufang, Bikbov Mukharram, Bjerregaard Peter, Bjertness Espen, Bjokelund Cecilia, Blokstra Anneke, Bo Simona, Bobak Martin, Boeing Heiner, Boggia Jose G., Boissonnet Carlos P., Bongard Vanina, Braeckman Lutgart, Brajkovich Imperia, Branca Francesco, Breckenkamp Juergen, Brenner Hermann, Brewster Lizzy M., Bruno Graziella, Bueno-de-Mesquita H. B. (as), Bugge Anna, Burns Con, Bursztyn Michael, de Leon Antonio Cabrera, Cameron Christine, Can Gunay, Candido Ana Paula C., Capuano Vincenzo, Cardoso Viviane C., Carlsson Axel C., Carvalho Maria J., Casanueva Felipe F., Casas Juan-Pablo, Caserta Carmelo A., Chamukuttan Snehalatha, Chan Angelique W., Chan Queenie, Chaturvedi Himanshu K., Chaturvedi Nishi, Chen Chien-Jen, Chen Fangfang, Chen Huashuai, Chen Shuohua, Chen Zhengming, Cheng Ching-Yu, Dekkaki Imane Cherkaoui, Chetrit Angela, Chiolero Arnaud, Chiou Shu-Ti, Chirita-Emandi Adela, Cho Belong, Cho Yumi, Chudek Jerzy, Cifkova Renata, Claessens Frank, Clays Els, Concin Hans, Cooper Cyrus, Cooper Rachel, Coppinger Tara C., Costanzo Simona, Cottel Dominique, Cowell Chris, Craig Cora L., Crujeiras Ana B., Cruz Juan J., D'Arrigo Graziella, d'Orsi Eleonora, Dallongeville Jean, Damasceno Albertino, Dankner Rachel, Dantoft Thomas M., Dauchet Luc, de Backer Guy, de Gaetano Giovanni, de Henauw Stefaan, de Smedt Delphine, Deepa Mohan, Dehghan Abbas, Delisle Helene, Deschamps Valerie, Dhana Klodian, Di Castelnuovo Augusto F., Dias-da-Costa Juvenal Soares, Diaz Alejandro, Dickerson Ty T., Do Ha T. P., Dobson Annette J., Donfrancesco Chiara, Donoso Silvana P., Doering Angela, Doua Kouamelan, Drygas Wojciech, Dulskiene Virginija, Dzakula Aleksandar, Dzerve Vilnis, Dziankowska-Zaborszczyk Elzbieta, Eggertsen Robert, Ekelund Ulf, El Ati Jalila, Ellert Ute, Elosua Roberto, Erasmus Rajiv T., Erem Cihangir, Eriksen Louise, Escobedo-de la Pena Jorge, Evans Alun, Faeh David, Fall Caroline H., Farzadfar Farshad, Felix-Redondo Francisco J., Ferguson Trevor S., Fernandez-Berges Daniel, Ferrante Daniel, Ferrari Marika, Ferreccio Catterina, Ferrieres Jean, Finn Joseph D., Fischer Krista, Foeger Bernhard, Foo Leng Huat, Forslund Ann-Sofie, Forsner Maria, Fortmann Stephen P., Fouad Heba M., Francis Damian K., Franco Maria do Carmo, Franco Oscar H., Frontera Guillermo, Fuchs Flavio D., Fuchs Sandra C., Fujita Yuki, Furusawa Takuro, Gaciong Zbigniew, Gareta Dickman, Garnett Sarah P., Gaspoz Jean-Michel, Gasull Magda, Gates Louise, Gavrila Diana, Geleijnse Johanna M., Ghasemian Anoosheh, Ghimire Anup, Giampaoli Simona, Gianfagna Francesco, Giovannelli Jonathan, Goldsmith Rebecca A., Goncalves Helen, Gonzalez Gross Marcela, Gonzalez Rivas Juan P., Gottrand Frederic, Graff-Iversen Sidsel, Grafnetter Dusan, Grajda Aneta, Gregor Ronald D., Grodzicki Tomasz, Grontved Anders, Gruden Grabriella, Grujic Vera, Guan Ong Peng, Gudnason Vilmundur, Guerrero Ramiro, Guessous Idris, Guimaraes Andre L., Gulliford Martin C., Gunnlaugsdottir Johanna, Gunter Marc, Gupta Prakash C., Gureje Oye, Gurzkowska Beata, Gutierrez Laura, Gutzwiller Felix, Hadaegh Farzad, Halkjaer Jytte, Hambleton Ian R., Hardy Rebecca, Harikumar Rachakulla, Hata Jun, Hayes Alison J., He Jiang, Hendriks Marleen Elisabeth, Henriques Ana, Hernandez Cadena Leticia, Herqutanto N. N., Herrala Sauli, Heshmat Ramin, Hihtaniemi Ilpo Tapani, Ho Sai Yin, Ho Suzanne C., Hobbs Michael, Hofman Albert, Dinc Gonul Horasan, Hormiga Claudia M., Horta Bernardo L., Houti Leila, Howitt Christina, Htay Thein Thein, Htet Aung Soe, Hu Yonghua, Maria Huerta Jose, Husseini Abdullatif S., Huybrechts Inge, Hwalla Nahla, Iacoviello Licia, Iannone Anna G., Ibrahim M. Mohsen, Ikram M. Arfan, Irazola Vilma E., Islam Muhammad, Ivkovic Vanja, Iwasaki Masanori, Jacobs Jeremy M., Jafar Tazeen, Jamrozik Konrad, Janszky Imre, Jasienska Grazyna, Jelakovic Bojan, Jiang Chao Qiang, Johansson Mattias, Jonas Jost B., Jorgensen Torben, Joshi Pradeep, Juolevi Anne, Jurak Gregor, Juresa Vesna, Kaaks Rudolf, Kafatos Anthony, Kalter-Leibovici Ofra, Kamaruddin Nor Azmi, Kasaeian Amir, Katz Joanne, Kauhanen Jussi, Kaur Prabhdeep, Kavousi Maryam, Kazakbaeva Gyulli, Keil Ulrich, Boker Lital Keinan, Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi Sirkka, Kelishadi Roya, Kemper Han C. G., Kersting Mathilde, Key Timothy, Khader Yousef Saleh, Khalili Davood, Khang Young-Ho, Khaw Kay-Tee, Kiechl Stefan, Killewo Japhet, Kim Jeongseon, Klumbiene Jurate, Kolle Elin, Kolsteren Patrick, Korrovits Paul, Koskinen Seppo, Kouda Katsuyasu, Koziel Slawomir, Kristensen Peter Lund, Krokstad Steinar, Kromhout Daan, Kruger Herculina S., Kubinova Ruzena, Kuciene Renata, Kuh Diana, Kujala Urho M., Kula Krzysztof, Kulaga Zbigniew, Kumar R. Krishna, Kurjata Pawel, Kusuma Yadlapalli S., Kuulasmaa Kari, Kyobutungi Catherine, Lachat Carl, Landrove Orlando, Lanska Vera, Lappas Georg, Larijani Bagher, Laugsand Lars E., Le Nguyen Bao Khanh, Le Tuyen D., Leclercq Catherine, Lee Jeannette, Lee Jeonghee, Lehtimaki Terho, Lekhraj Rampal, Leon-Munoz Luz M., Levitt Naomi S., Li Yanping, Lilly Christa L., Lim Wei-Yen, Fernanda Lima-Costa M., Lin Hsien-Ho, Lin Xu, Linneberg Allan, Lissner Lauren, Litwin Mieczyslaw, Lorbeer Roberto, Lotufo Paulo A., Eugenio Lozano Jose, Luksiene Dalia, Lundqvist Annamari, Lunet Nuno, Lytsy Per, Ma Guansheng, Ma Jun, Machado-Coelho George L. L., Machi Suka, Maggi Stefania, Magliano Dianna J., Majer Marjeta, Makdisse Marcia, Malekzadeh Reza, Malhotra Rahul, Rao Kodavanti Mallikharjuna, Malyutina Sofia, Manios Yannis, Mann Jim I., Manzato Enzo, Margozzini Paula, Marques-Vidal Pedro, Marrugat Jaume, Martorell Reynaldo, Mathiesen Ellisiv B., Matijasevich Alicia, Matsha Tandi E., Mbanya Jean Claude N., Posso Anselmo J. Mc Donald, McFarlane Shelly R., McGarvey Stephen T., McLachlan Stela, McLean Rachael M., McNulty Breige A., Khir Amir Sharifuddin Md, Mediene-Benchekor Sounnia, Medzioniene Jurate, Meirhaeghe Aline, Meisinger Christa, Menezes Ana Maria B., Menon Geetha R., Meshram Indrapal I., Metspalu Andres, Mi Jie, Mikkel Kairit, Miller Jody C., Francisco Miquel Juan, Jaime Miranda J., Misigoj-Durakovic Marjeta, Mohamed Mostafa K., Mohammad Kazem, Mohammadifard Noushin, Mohan Viswanathan, Yusoff Muhammad Fadhli Mohd, Moller Niels C., Molnar Denes, Momenan Amirabbas, Monyeki Kotsedi Daniel K., Moreira Leila B., Morejon Alain, Moreno Luis A., Morgan Karen, Moschonis George, Mossakowska Malgorzata, Mostafa Aya, Mota Jorge, Motlagh Mohammad Esmaeel, Motta Jorge, Muiesan Maria L., Mueller-Nurasyid Martina, Murphy Neil, Mursu Jaakko, Musil Vera, Nagel Gabriele, Naidu Balkish M., Nakamura Harunobu, Namsna Jana, Nang Ei Ei K., Nangia Vinay B., Narake Sameer, Maria Navarrete-Munoz Eva, Ndiaye Ndeye Coumba, Neal William A., Nenko Ilona, Nervi Flavio, Nguyen Nguyen D., Nguyen Quang Ngoc, Nieto-Martinez Ramfis E., Niiranen Teemu J., Ning Guang, Ninomiya Toshiharu, Nishtar Sania, Noale Marianna, Noboa Oscar A., Noorbala Ahmad Ali, Norat Teresa, Noto Davide, Al Nsour Mohannad, O'Reilly Dermot, Oh Kyungwon, Olinto Maria Teresa A., Oliveira Isabel O., Omar Mohd Azahadi, Onat Altan, Ordunez Pedro, Osmond Clive, Ostojic Sergej M., Otero Johanna A., Overvad Kim, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Paccaud Fred Michel, Padez Cristina, Pahomova Elena, Pajak Andrzej, Palli Domenico, Palmieri Luigi, Panda-Jonas Songhomitra, Panza Francesco, Papandreou Dimitrios, Parnell Winsome R., Parsaeian Mahboubeh, Pecin Ivan, Pednekar Mangesh S., Peer Nasheeta, Peeters Petra H., Peixoto Sergio Viana, Pelletier Catherine, Peltonen Markku, Pereira Alexandre C., Marina Perez Rosa, Peters Annette, Petkeviciene Janina, Pham Son Thai, Pigeot Iris, Pikhart Hynek, Pilav Aida, Pilotto Lorenza, Pitakaka Freda, Plans-Rubio Pedro, Polakowska Maria, Polasek Ozren, Porta Miquel, Portegies Marileen L. P., Pourshams Akram, Pradeepa Rajendra, Prashant Mathur, Price Jacqueline F., Puiu Maria, Punab Margus, Qasrawi Radwan F., Qorbani Mostafa, Radic Ivana, Radisauskas Ricardas, Rahman Mahfuzar, Raitakari Olli, Raj Manu, Rao Sudha Ramachandra, Ramos Elisabete, Rampal Sanjay, Rangel Reina Daniel A., Rasmussen Finn, Redon Josep, Reganit Paul Ferdinand M., Ribeiro Robespierre, Riboli Elio, Rigo Fernando, de Wit Tobias F. Rinke, Ritti-Dias Raphael M., Robinson Sian M., Robitaille Cynthia, Rodriguez-Artalejo Fernando, Rodriguez-Villamizar Laura A., Rojas-Martinez Rosalba, Rosengren Annika, Rubinstein Adolfo, Rui Ornelas, Sandra Ruiz-Betancourt Blanca, Russo Horimoto Andrea R. V., Rutkowski Marcin, Sabanayagam Charumathi, Sachdev Harshpal S., Saidi Olfa, Sakarya Sibel, Salanave Benoit, Salazar Martinez Eduardo, Salmeron Diego, Salomaa Veikko, Salonen Jukka T., Salvetti Massimo, Sanchez-Abanto Jose, Sans Susana, Santos Diana, Santos Ina S., dos Santos Renata Nunes, Santos Rute, Saramies Jouko L., Sardinha Luis B., Margolis Giselle Sarganas, Sarrafzadegan Nizal, Saum Kai-Uwe, Savva Savvas C., Scazufca Marcia, Schargrodsky Herman, Schneider Ione J., Schultsz Constance, Schutte Aletta E., Sen Abhijit, Senbanjo Idowu O., Sepanlou Sadaf G., Sharma Sanjib K., Shaw Jonathan E., Shibuya Kenji, Shin Dong Wook, Shin Youchan, Siantar Rosalynn, Sibai Abla M., Santos Silva Diego Augusto, Simon Mary, Simons Judith, Simons Leon A., Sjotrom Michael, Skovbjerg Sine, Slowikowska-Hilczer Jolanta, Slusarczyk Przemyslaw, Smith Margaret C., Snijder Marieke B., So Hung-Kwan, Sobngwi Eugene, Soderberg Stefan, Solfrizzi Vincenzo, Sonestedt Emily, Song Yi, Sorensen Thorkild I. A., Jerome Charles Sossa, Soumare Aicha, Staessen Jan A., Starc Gregor, Stathopoulou Maria G., Stavreski Bill, Steene-Johannessen Jostein, Stehle Peter, Stein Aryeh D., Stergiou George S., Stessman Jochanan, Stieber Jutta, Stoeckl Doris, Stocks Tanja, Stokwiszewski Jakub, Stronks Karien, Strufaldi Maria Wany, Sun Chien-An, Sung Yn-Tz, Suriyawongpaisal Paibul, Sy Rody G., Tai E. Shyong, Tammesoo Mari-Liis, Tamosiunas Abdonas, Tang Line, Tang Xun, Tanser Frank, Tao Yong, Tarawneh Mohammed Rasoul, Tarqui-Mamani Carolina B., Taylor Anne, Theobald Holger, Thijs Lutgarde, Thuesen Betina H., Tjonneland Anne, Tolonen Hanna K., Topbas Murat, Topor-Madry Roman, Jose Tormo Maria, Torrent Maties, Traissac Pierre, Trichopoulos Dimitrios, Trichopoulou Antonia, Trinh Oanh T. H., Trivedi Atul, Tshepo Lechaba, Tulloch-Reid Marshall K., Tuomainen Tomi-Pekka, Turley Maria L., Tynelius Per, Tzourio Christophe, Ueda Peter, Ugel Eunice, Ulmer Hanno, Uusitalo Hannu M. T., Valdivia Gonzalo, Valvi Damaskini, van der Schouw Yvonne T., van Herck Koen, van Rossem Lenie, van Valkengoed Irene G. M., Vanderschueren Dirk, Vanuzzo Diego, Vatten Lars, Vega Tomas, Velasquez-Melendez Gustavo, Veronesi Giovanni, Verschuren W. M. Monique, Verstraeten Roosmarijn, Victora Cesar G., Viet Lucie, Viikari-Juntura Eira, Vineis Paolo, Vioque Jesus, Virtanen Jyrki K., Visvikis-Siest Sophie, Viswanathan Bharathi, Vollenweider Peter, Vrdoljak Ana, Vrijheid Martine, Wade Alisha N., Wagner Aline, Walton Janette, Mohamud Wan Nazaimoon Wan, Wang Ming-Dong, Wang Qian, Wang Ya Xing, Wannamethee S. Goya, Wareham Nicholas, Wederkopp Niels, Weerasekera Deepa, Whincup Peter H., Widhalm Kurt, Widyahening Indah S., Wiecek Andrzej, Wijga Alet H., Wilks Rainford J., Willeit Peter, Williams Emmanuel A., Wilsgaard Tom, Wojtyniak Bogdan, Wong Tien Yin, Wong-McClure Roy A., Woo Jean, Wu Aleksander Giwercman, Wu Frederick C., Wu Shou Ling, Xu Haiquan, Yan Weili, Yang Xiaoguang, Ye Xingwang, Yiallouros Panayiotis K., Yoshihara Akihiro, Younger-Coleman Novie O., Yusoff Ahmad F., Zambon Sabina, Zdrojewski Tomasz, Zeng Yi, Zhao Dong, Zhao Wenhua, Zheng Yingffeng, Zhu Dan, Zimmermann Esther, Zuniga Cisneros Julio Worldwide trends in blood pressure from 1975 to 2015: a pooled analysis of 1479 population-based measurement studies with 19.1 million participants Lancet 2017;389 (10064):37-55 [PubMed]
  • Abarca-Gómez Leandra, Abdeen Ziad A., Hamid Zargar Abdul, Abu-Rmeileh Niveen M., Acosta-Cazares Benjamin, Acuin Cecilia, Adams Robert J., Aekplakorn Wichai, Afsana Kaosar, Aguilar-Salinas Carlos A., Agyemang Charles, Ahmadvand Alireza, Ahrens Wolfgang, Ajlouni Kamel, Akhtaeva Nazgul, Al-Hazzaa Hazzaa M., Al-Othman Amani Rashed, Al-Raddadi Rajaa, Al Buhairan Fadia, Al Dhukair Shahla, Ali Mohamed M., Ali Osman, Alkerwi Ala'a, Alvarez-Pedrerol Mar, Aly Eman, Amarapurkar Deepak N., Amouyel Philippe, Amuzu Antoinette, Andersen Lars Bo, Anderssen Sigmund A., Andrade Dolores S., Ängquist Lars H., Anjana Ranjit Mohan, Aounallah-Skhiri Hajer, Araújo Joana, Ariansen Inger, Aris Tahir, Arlappa Nimmathota, Arveiler Dominique, Aryal Krishna K., Aspelund Thor, Assah Felix K., Assunção Maria Cecília F., Brewster Lizzy M., Hendriks Marleen Elisabeth, Rinke de Wit Tobias F., Schultsz Constance, Snijder Marieke B., Stronks Karien, van Valkengoed Irene G. M. Worldwide trends in body-mass index, underweight, overweight, and obesity from 1975 to 2016: a pooled analysis of 2416 population-based measurement studies in 128·9 million children, adolescents, and adults Lancet 2017;390 (10113):2627-2642 [PubMed]

2016

  • Bentham James, Di Cesare Mariachiara, Stevens Gretchen A., Zhou Bin, Bixby Honor, Cowan Melanie, Fortunato Léa, Bennett James E., Danaei Goodarz, Hajifathalian Kaveh, Lu Yuan, Riley Leanne M., Laxmaiah Avula, Kontis Vasilis, Paciorek Christopher J., Riboli Elio, Ezzati Majid, Abdeen Ziad A., Hamid Zargar Abdul, Abu-Rmeileh Niveen M., Acosta-Cazares Benjamin, Adams Robert, Aekplakorn Wichai, Aguilar-Salinas Carlos A., Agyemang Charles, Ahmadvand Alireza, Ahrens Wolfgang, Al-Hazzaa Hazzaa M., Al-Othman Amani Rashed, Raddadi Rajaa Al, Ali Mohamed M., Alkerwi Ala'a, Alvarez-Pedrerol Mar, Aly Eman, Amouyel Philippe, Amuzu Antoinette, Andersen Lars Bo, Anderssen Sigmund A., Anjana Ranjit Mohan, Aounallah-Skhiri Hajer, Ariansen Inger, Aris Tahir, Arlappa Nimmathota, Brewster Lizzy M., Hendriks Marleen Elisabeth, Wit Tobias F. Rinke de, Schultsz Constance, Snijder Marieke B., Stronks Karien, Valkengoed Irene Gm van A century of trends in adult human height eLife 2016;5:e13410 [PubMed]
  • Ohene-Oti Naomi Oyoe, Addy Ernestina A., Agyemang Charles, Vanderpruye Verna Assessment of Emotional Distress in Cancer Patients Receiving Chemotherapy: A Case Study at the National Centre for Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicin, Korle-Bu Journal of Health, Medicine and Nursing 2016;26:206-219
  • Byberg Stine, Agyemang Charles, Zwisler Ann Dorthe, Krasnik Allan, Norredam Marie Cardiovascular disease incidence and survival: Are migrants always worse off? European journal of epidemiology 2016;31 (7):667-677 [PubMed]
  • Awuah Raphael Baffour, Afrifa-Anane Ernest, Agyemang Charles Cardiovascular Diseases and Established Risk Factors in Low- and Middle-income Countriesin: Ama de-Graft Aikins, Charles Agyemang, editors. Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in Low- and Middle-income Countries. Oxfordshire UK: CAB International; 2016. p. 1-13, ISBN 9781780643328
  • de-Graft Aikins Ama, Agyemang Charles Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in Low- and Middle-income CountriesOxfordshire UK: CAB International; 2016. ISBN 9781780643328
  • Meeks Karlijn A. C., Freitas-Da-Silva Deivisson, Adeyemo Adebowale, Beune Erik J. A. J., Modesti Pietro A., Stronks Karien, Zafarmand Mohammad H., Agyemang Charles Disparities in type 2 diabetes prevalence among ethnic minority groups resident in Europe: a systematic review and meta-analysis Internal and emergency medicine 2016;11 (3):327-340 [PubMed]
  • Eeftinck Schattenkerk Daan W., van Gorp Jacqueline, Snijder Marieke B., Zwinderman Aeilko H., Agyemang Charles O., Peters Ron J. G., van den Born Bert-Jan H. Ethnic Differences in Arterial Wave Reflection Are Mostly Explained by Differences in Body Height - Cross-Sectional Analysis of the HELIUS Study PLoS ONE 2016;11 (7):e0160243 [PubMed]
  • Eeftinck Schattenkerk Daan W., van Gorp Jacqueline, Snijder Marieke B., Zwinderman Aeilko H., Agyemang Charles O., Peters Ron J. G., van den Born Bert-Jan H. Ethnic Differences in Arterial Wave Reflection Are Mostly Explained by Differences in Body Height-Cross-Sectional Analysis of the HELIUS Study (vol 11, e0160243, 2016) PLoS ONE 2016;11 (12):e0168620 [PubMed]
  • Anujuo Kenneth O., Vrijkotte Tanja G. M., Stronks Karien, Jean-Louis Girardin, Agyemang Charles O. Ethnic differences in sleep duration at 5 years, and its relationship with overweight and blood pressure European journal of public health 2016;26 (6):1001-1006 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Snijder Marieke B., Adjei David N., van den Born Bert-Jan H., Modesti Pietro A., Peters Ron J. G., Stronks Karien, Vogt Liffert Ethnic Disparities in CKD in the Netherlands: The Healthy Life in an Urban Setting (HELIUS) Study American journal of kidney diseases 2016;67 (3):391-399 [PubMed]
  • Owolabi Mayowa, Olowoyo Paul, Miranda J. Jaime, Akinyemi Rufus, Feng Wuwei, Yaria Joseph, Makanjuola Tomiwa, Yaya Sanni, Kaczorowski Janusz, Thabane Lehana, van Olmen Josefien, Mathur Prashant, Chow Clara, Kengne Andre, Saulson Raelle, Thrift Amanda G., Joshi Rohina, Bloomfield Gerald S., Gebregziabher Mulugeta, Parker Gary, Agyemang Charles, Modesti Pietro Amedeo, Norris Shane, Ogunjimi Luqman, Farombi Temitope, Melikam Ezinne Sylvia, Uvere Ezinne, Salako Babatunde, Ovbiagele Bruce Gaps in Hypertension Guidelines in Low- and Middle-Income Versus High-Income Countries: A Systematic Review Hypertension 2016;68 (6):1328-1337 [PubMed]
  • Boateng Linda, Beune E. J. A. J., Agyemang Charles O. Health Information Persons [HIPS] - Evaluation Report: A Community-based Training Program for Intermediary Health Advisors for the West African community in Amsterdam SoutheastAmsterdam: Academisch Medisch Centrum, Department of Public Health; 2016. 25p.
  • Fernald Florence F., van den Born Bert-Jan H., Snijder Marieke B., Brewster Lizzy M., Peters Ron J., Agyemang Charles Hypertension awareness, treatment, and control among diabetic and nondiabetic individuals in a multiethnic population in the Netherlands: the HELIUS study Journal of hypertension 2016;34 (3):539-47; discussion 547 [PubMed]
  • van de Vijver Steven, Oti Samuel Oji, Gomez Gabriela B., Agyemang Charles, Egondi Thaddaeus, van Charante Eric Moll, Brewster Lizzy M., Hankins Catherine, Tanovic Zlata, Ezeh Alex, Kyobutungi Catherine, Stronks Karien Impact evaluation of a community-based intervention for prevention of cardiovascular diseases in the slums of Nairobi: the SCALE-UP study Global health action 2016;9 (1):30922 [PubMed]
  • de-Graft Aikins Ama, Agyemang Charles Introduction: Addressing the Chronic Non-communicable Disease Burden in Low- and Middle-income Countriesin: Ama de-Graft Aikins, Charles Agyemang, editors. Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in Low- and Middle-income Countries. Oxfordshire UK: CAB International; 2016. p. xix-xxvi, ISBN 9781780643328
  • Commodore-Mensah Yvonne, Ukonu Nwakaego, Obisesan Olawunmi, Aboagye Jonathan Kumi, Agyemang Charles, Reilly Carolyn M., Dunbar Sandra B., Okosun Ike S. Length of Residence in the United States is Associated With a Higher Prevalence of Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Immigrants: A Contemporary Analysis of the National Health Interview Survey Journal of the American Heart Association 2016;5 (11):e004059 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles Lonely and bored stiff: challenging phase for ethnic minority and migrant health in Europe European journal of public health 2016;26 (6):898-899 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Meeks Karlijn, Beune Erik, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Addo Juliet, de Graft Aikins Ama, Bahendeka Silver, Danquah Ina, Schulze Matthias B., Spranger Joachim, Burr Tom, Agyei-Baffour Peter, Amoah Stephen K., Galbete Cecilia, Henneman Peter, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Nicolaou Mary, Adeyemo Adebowale, van Straalen Jan, Smeeth Liam, Stronks Karien Obesity and type 2 diabetes in sub-Saharan Africans - Is the burden in today's Africa similar to African migrants in Europe? The RODAM study BMC medicine 2016;14 (1):166 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Boatemaa Sandra, Agyemang Frempong Grace, de-Graft Aikins Ama Obesity in Sub-Saharan Africain: Rexford S. Ahima, editors. Metabolic Syndrome. A comprehensive textbook. Cham (ZG) Switserland: Springer; 2016. p. 41-53, ISBN 9783319112510; 9783319112503
  • Oti Samuel Oji, van de Vijver Steven, Gomez Gabriela B., Agyemang Charles, Egondi Thaddaeus, Kyobutungi Catherine, Stronks Karien Outcomes and costs of implementing a community-based intervention for hypertension in an urban slum in Kenya Bulletin of the World Health Organization 2016;94 (7):501-509 [PubMed]
  • Modesti Pietro Amedeo, Reboldi Gianpaolo, Cappuccio Francesco P., Agyemang Charles, Remuzzi Giuseppe, Rapi Stefano, Perruolo Eleonora, Parati Gianfranco, Modesti Pietro A., Agostoni Piergiuseppe, Barros Henrique, Basu Sanjay, Benetos Athanase, Ceriello Antonio, del Prato Stefano, Kalyesubula Robert, Kilama Michael Ochan, O'Brien Eoin, Perlini Stefano, Picano Eugenio, Redon Josep, Stuckler David, van Bortel Luc M., Zhao Dong, Bamoshmoosh Mohamed, Bennet Louise, Bruno Rosa Maria, Carlsson Axel C., Cifkova Renata, Fadnes Lars T., Grech Helen, Klocek Marek, Kumar Bernadette, Lalic Nebojsa, Manolis Athanasios J., Nørredam Marie, Massetti Luciano, de Courten Maximilian Pangratius, Pereira Marta, Pratali Lorenza, Siegert Andreas, Szklarska Alicia, Tendera Michal, Twagirumukiza Marc, Volodina Anna, Watfa Ghassan, Karaye Kamilu M., Phanzu Bernard Kianu, Dzudie Anastase, N'Guetta Roland Panethnic Differences in Blood Pressure in Europe: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis PLoS ONE 2016;11 (1):e0147601 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Modesti Pietro Amedeo, Gurgel Ricardo Queiroz, Ogedegbe Gbenga Prevention and Control of Chronic Non-communicable Diseases: Lessons From High-income Countriesin: Ama de-Graft Aikins, Charles Agyemang, editors. Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in Low- and Middle-income Countries. Oxfordshire UK: CAB International; 2016. p. 180-193, ISBN 9781780643328
  • Spruill Tanya M., Shallcross Amanda J., Ogedegbe Gbenga, Chaplin William F., Butler Mark, Palfrey Amy, Shimbo Daichi, Muntner Paul, Sims Mario, Sarpong Daniel F., Agyemang Charles, Ravenell Joseph Psychosocial Correlates of Nocturnal Blood Pressure Dipping in African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study American journal of hypertension 2016;29 (8):904-912 [PubMed]
  • Anujuo Kenneth, Stronks Karien, Snijder Marieke B., Jean-Louis Girardin, van den Born Bert-Jan, Peters Ron J., Agyemang Charles Relationship between sleep duration and arterial stiffness in a multi-ethnic population: The HELIUS study Chronobiology international 2016;33 (5):543-552 [PubMed]
  • Gurgel R. Q., Cipolotti R., Meeuwes M., Souza de Carvalho T. F., Ferrão T. O., Peters M., Agyemang C. Response to low bone mineral areal density in patients with sickle cell anaemia (SCA) and short stature should be interpreted with caution Tropical medicine & international health 2016 [PubMed]
  • Commodore-Mensah Yvonne, Hill Martha, Allen Jerilyn, Cooper Lisa A., Blumenthal Roger, Agyemang Charles, Himmelfarb Cheryl Dennison Sex Differences in Cardiovascular Disease Risk of Ghanaian- and Nigerian-Born West African Immigrants in the United States: The Afro-Cardiac Study Journal of the American Heart Association 2016;5 (2):e002385 [PubMed]
  • Commodore-Mensah Yvonne, Sampah Maame, Berko Charles, Cudjoe Joycelyn, Abu-Bonsrah Nancy, Obisesan Olawunmi, Agyemang Charles, Adeyemo Adebowale, Himmelfarb Cheryl Dennison The Afro-Cardiac Study: Cardiovascular Disease Risk and Acculturation in West African Immigrants in the United States: Rationale and Study Design JOURNAL OF IMMIGRANT AND MINORITY HEALTH 2016;18 (6):1301-1308 [PubMed]
  • Bijker Rimke, Agyemang Charles The influence of early-life conditions on cardiovascular disease later in life among ethnic minority populations: a systematic review Internal and emergency medicine 2016;11 (3):341-353 [PubMed]
  • Liu Ching-Ti, Raghavan Sridharan, Maruthur Nisa, Kabagambe Edmond Kato, Hong Jaeyoung, Ng Maggie C. Y., Hivert Marie-France, Lu Yingchang, An Ping, Bentley Amy R., Drolet Anne M., Gaulton Kyle J., Guo Xiuqing, Armstrong Loren L., Irvin Marguerite R., Li Man, Lipovich Leonard, Rybin Denis V., Taylor Kent D., Agyemang Charles, Palmer Nicholette D., Cade Brian E., Chen Wei-Min, Dauriz Marco, Delaney Joseph A. C., Edwards Todd L., Evans Daniel S., Evans Michele K., Lange Leslie A., Leong Aaron, Liu Jingmin, Liu Yongmei, Nayak Uma, Patel Sanjay R., Porneala Bianca C., Rasmussen-Torvik Laura J., Snijder Marieke B., Stallings Sarah C., Tanaka Toshiko, Yanek Lisa R., Zhao Wei, Becker Diane M., Bielak Lawrence F., Biggs Mary L., Bottinger Erwin P., Bowden Donald W., Chen Guanjie, Correa Adolfo, Couper David J., Crawford Dana C., Cushman Mary, Eicher John D., Fornage Myriam, Franceschini Nora, Fu Yi-Ping, Goodarzi Mark O., Gottesman Omri, Hara Kazuo, Harris Tamara B., Jensen Richard A., Johnson Andrew D., Jhun Min A., Karter Andrew J., Keller Margaux F., Kho Abel N., Kizer Jorge R., Krauss Ronald M., Langefeld Carl D., Li Xiaohui, Liang Jingling, Liu Simin, Lowe William L., Mosley Thomas H., North Kari E., Pacheco Jennifer A., Peyser Patricia A., Patrick Alan L., Rice Kenneth M., Selvin Elizabeth, Sims Mario, Smith Jennifer A., Tajuddin Salman M., Vaidya Dhananjay, Wren Mary P., Yao Jie, Zhu Xiaofeng, Ziegler Julie T., Zmuda Joseph M., Zonderman Alan B., Zwinderman Aeilko H., Adeyemo Adebowale, Boerwinkle Eric, Ferrucci Luigi, Hayes M. Geoffrey, Kardia Sharon L. R., Miljkovic Iva, Pankow James S., Rotimi Charles N., Sale Michele M., Wagenknecht Lynne E., Arnett Donna K., Chen Yii-Der Ida, Nalls Michael A., Province Michael A., Kao W. H. Linda, Siscovick David S., Psaty Bruce M., Wilson James G., Loos Ruth J. F., Dupuis Josée, Rich Stephen S., Florez Jose C., Rotter Jerome I., Morris Andrew P., Meigs James B. Trans-ethnic Meta-analysis and Functional Annotation Illuminates the Genetic Architecture of Fasting Glucose and Insulin American journal of human genetics 2016;99 (1):56-75 [PubMed]
  • Zhou Bin, Lu Yuan, Hajifathalian Kaveh, Bentham James, Di Cesare Mariachiara, Danaei Goodarz, Bixby Honor, Cowan Melanie J., Ali Mohammed K., Taddei Cristina, Lo Wei-Cheng, Reis-Santos Barbara, Stevens Gretchen A., Riley Leanne M., Miranda J. Jaime, Bjerregaard Peter, Rivera Juan A., Fouad Heba M., Ma Guansheng, Mbanya Jean Claude N., McGarvey Stephen T., Mohan Viswanathan, Onat Altan, Pilav Aida, Ramachandran Ambady, Romdhane Habiba Ben, Paciorek Christopher J., Bennett James E., Ezzati Majid, Abdeen Ziad A., Abdul Kadir Khalid, Abu-Rmeileh Niveen M., Acosta-Cazares Benjamin, Adams Robert, Aekplakorn Wichai, Aguilar-Salinas Carlos A., Agyemang Charles, Ahmadvand Alireza, Al-Othman Amani Rashed, Alkerwi Ala'a, Amouyel Philippe, Amuzu Antoinette, Andersen Lars Bo, Anderssen Sigmund A., Anjana Ranjit Mohan, Aounallah-Skhiri Hajer, Brewster Lizzy M., Snijder Marieke B., Stronks Karien, van Valkengoed Irene G. M. Worldwide trends in diabetes since 1980: a pooled analysis of 751 population-based studies with 4.4 million participants Lancet 2016;387 (10027):1513-1530 [PubMed]

2015

  • van Oeffelen Aloysia A. M., Rittersma Saskia, Vaartjes Ilonca, Stronks Karien, Bots Michiel L., Agyemang Charles Are There Ethnic Inequalities in Revascularisation Procedure Rate after an ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction? PLoS ONE 2015;10 (9):e0136415 [PubMed]
  • Commodore-Mensah Yvonne, Himmelfarb Cheryl Dennison, Agyemang Charles, Sumner Anne E. Cardiometabolic Health in African Immigrants to the United States: A Call to Re-examine Research on African-descent populations Ethnicity & disease 2015;25 (3):373-380 [PubMed]
  • van de Vijver Steven Jan Maurits Cardiovascular disease prevention in the slums of Kenya 2015. 297p. ISBN 9789461697516. [UvA Dissertations Online] University of Amsterdam. (Supervisor: Stronks K.; Co-supervisors: Kyobutungi C., Agyemang C. O., Gomez G. B.)
  • van de Vijver Steven, Oti Samuel, Moll van Charante Eric, Allender Steven, Foster Charlie, Lange Joep, Oldenburg Brian, Kyobutungi Catherine, Agyemang Charles Cardiovascular prevention model from Kenyan slums to migrants in the Netherlands Globalization and health 2015;11 (1):11 [PubMed]
  • van de Vijver Steven, Oti Samuel, Oduor Clement, Ezeh Alex, Lange Joep, Agyemang Charles, Kyobutungi Catherine Challenges of health programmes in slums Lancet 2015;386 (10008):2114-2116 [PubMed]
  • Oti Samuel Oji Double burden of disease in the slums of Kenya 2015. 193p. ISBN 9789966085108. [UvA Dissertations Online] University of Amsterdam. (Supervisor: Stronks K.; Co-supervisors: Kyobutungi C., Agyemang C. O., Gomez G. B.)
  • Snijder Marieke B., Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles, Busschers Wim B., Peters Ron J., van den Born Bert-Jan H. Ethnic differences in arterial stiffness the Helius study International journal of cardiology 2015;191:28-33 [PubMed]
  • Odusola Aina Olufemi, Nelissen Heleen, Hendriks Marleen, Schultsz Constance, Wit Ferdinand, Bolarinwa Oladimeji Akeem, Akande Tanimola, Agyemang Charles, Ogedegbe Gbenga, Agbede Kayode, Adenusi Peju, Osibogun Akin, Stronks Karien, Haafkens Joke How Group-Based Cardiovascular Health Education Affects Treatment Adherence and Blood Pressure Control among Insured Hypertensive Nigerians: A Pre-Test, Post-Test Study World Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases 2015;5:181-198
  • Agyemang Charles, Kieft Suzanne, Snijder Marieke B., Beune Erik J., van den Born Bert-Jan, Brewster Lizzy M., Ujcic-Voortman Joanne J., Bindraban Navin, van Montfrans Gert, Peters Ron J., Stronks Karien Hypertension control in a large multi-ethnic cohort in Amsterdam, The Netherlands: the HELIUS study International journal of cardiology 2015;183:180-189 [PubMed]
  • Essink-Bot M. L., Agyemang C. O., Stronks K., Krasnik A. Migrant and Ethnic Minority Healthin: Stefania Boccia, Paolo Villari, Walter Ricciardi, editors. A systematic review of key issues in public health. Cham Heidelberg: Springer International Publishing Switzerland; 2015. p. 189-203, ISBN 9783319136196
  • Meeks Karlijn A. C., Stronks Karien, Beune Erik J. A. J., Adeyemo Adebowale, Henneman Peter, Mannens Marcel M. A. M., Nicolaou Mary, Peters Ron J. G., Rotimi Charles N., Snijder Marieke B., Agyemang Charles Prevalence of type 2 diabetes and its association with measures of body composition among African residents in the Netherlands--The HELIUS study Diabetes research and clinical practice 2015;110 (2):137-146 [PubMed]
  • Anujuo Kenneth, Stronks Karien, Snijder Marieke B., Jean-Louis Girardin, Rutters Femke, van den Born Bert-Jan, Peters Ron J., Agyemang Charles Relationship between short sleep duration and cardiovascular risk factors in a multi-ethnic cohort - the helius study Sleep medicine 2015;16 (12):1482-1488 [PubMed]
  • Norredam Marie, Hansen Oluf Hoejbjerg, Petersen Jørgen Holm, Kunst Anton E., Kristiansen Maria, Krasnik Allan, Agyemang Charles Remigration of migrants with severe disease: myth or reality?--a register-based cohort study European journal of public health 2015;25 (1):84-89 [PubMed]
  • Snijder Marieke B., Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles, Busschers Wim B., Peters Ron J., van den Born Bert-Jan H. Response to Letter to the Editor International journal of cardiology 2015;198:56-57 [PubMed]
  • van Oeffelen Aloysia A. M., Vaartjes Ilonca, Stronks Karien, Bots Michiel L., Agyemang Charles Sex disparities in acute myocardial infarction incidence: do ethnic minority groups differ from the majority population? European journal of preventive cardiology 2015;22 (2):180-188 [PubMed]
  • McFarlane Samy I., Ogedegbe Olugbenga, Makaryus Amgad N., Agyemang Charles, Jean-Louis Girardin Sleep Disorders, Obesity, Hypertension, and Cardiovascular Risk International journal of hypertension 2015;2015:197534 [PubMed]
  • Afrifa-Anane Ernest, Agyemang Charles, Codjoe Samuel Nii Ardey, Ogedegbe Gbenga, de-Graft Aikins Ama The association of physical activity, body mass index and the blood pressure levels among urban poor youth in Accra, Ghana BMC public health 2015;15 (1):269 [PubMed]
  • Adjei D. N., Agyemang C., Dasah J. B., Kuranchie P., Amoah A. G. B. The effect of electronic reminders on risk management among diabetic patients in low resourced settings Journal of diabetes and its complications 2015;29 (6):818-821 [PubMed]

2014

  • Danaei Goodarz, Lu Yuan, Singh Gitanjali M., Carnahan Emily, Stevens Gretchen A., Cowan Melanie J., Farzadfar Farshad, Lin John K., Finucane Mariel M., Rao Mayuree, Khang Young-Ho, Riley Leanne M., Mozaffarian Dariush, Lim Stephen S., Ezzati Majid, Aamodt Geir, Abdeen Ziad, Abdella Nabila A., Rahim Hanan F. Abdul, Addo Juliet, Aekplakorn Wichai, Afifi Mustafa M., Agabiti-Rosei Enrico, Salinas Carlos A. Aguilar, Agyemang Charles, Ali Mohammed K., Ali Mohamed M., Al-Nsour Mohannad, Al-Nuaim Abdul R., Ambady Ramachandran, Di Angelantonio Emanuele, Aro Pertti, Azizi Fereidoun, Babu Bontha V., Bahalim Adil N., Barbagallo Carlo M., Barbieri Marco A., Barceló Alberto, Barreto Sandhi M., Barros Henrique, Bautista Leonelo E., Benetos Athanase, Bjerregaard Peter, Björkelund Cecilia, Bo Simona, Bobak Martin, Bonora Enzo, Botana Manuel A., Bovet Pascal, Breckenkamp Juergen Cardiovascular disease, chronic kidney disease, and diabetes mortality burden of cardiometabolic risk factors from 1980 to 2010: a comparative risk assessment Lancet. Diabetes and endocrinology 2014;2 (8):634-647 [PubMed]
  • Modesti Pietro A., Agostoni Piergiuseppe, Agyemang Charles, Basu Sanjay, Benetos Athanase, Cappuccio Francesco P., Ceriello Antonio, del Prato Stefano, Kalyesubula Robert, O'Brien Eoin, Kilama Michael O., Perlini Stefano, Picano Eugenio, Reboldi Gianpaolo, Remuzzi Giuseppe, Stuckler David, Twagirumukiza Marc, van Bortel Luc M., Watfa Ghassan, Zhao Dong, Parati Gianfranco Cardiovascular risk assessment in low-resource settings: a consensus document of the European Society of Hypertension Working Group on Hypertension and Cardiovascular Risk in Low Resource Settings Journal of hypertension 2014;32 (5):951-960 [PubMed]
  • Beune Erik J. A. J., Moll van Charante Eric P., Beem Leo, Mohrs Jacob, Agyemang Charles O., Ogedegbe Gbenga, Haafkens Joke A. Culturally adapted hypertension education (CAHE) to improve blood pressure control and treatment adherence in patients of African origin with uncontrolled hypertension: cluster-randomized trial PLoS ONE 2014;9 (3):e90103 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, de-Graft Aikins Ama Culture, Ethnicity and Chronic Conditions. A Global SynthesisLondon: Routledge; 2014. ISBN 9780415715393
  • van Oeffelen Aam, Agyemang C., Koopman C., Stronks K., Bots Ml, Vaartjes I. Downward trends in acute myocardial infarction incidence: how do migrants fare with the majority population? Results from a nationwide study European journal of preventive cardiology 2014;21 (12):1493-1500 [PubMed]
  • Norredam Marie, Agyemang Charles, Hoejbjerg Hansen Oluf K., Petersen Jørgen H., Byberg Stine, Krasnik Allan, Kunst Anton E. Duration of residence and disease occurrence among refugees and family reunited immigrants: test of the 'healthy migrant effect' hypothesis Tropical medicine & international health 2014;19 (8):958-967 [PubMed]
  • Anujuo Kenneth, Stronks Karien, Snijder Marieke B., Jean-Louis Girardin, Ogedegbe Gbenga, Agyemang Charles Ethnic differences in self-reported sleep duration in The Netherlands--the HELIUS study Sleep medicine 2014;15 (9):1115-1121 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, van Oeffelen Aloysia A. M., Norredam Marie, Kappelle L. Jaap, Klijn Catharina J. M., Bots Michiel L., Stronks Karien, Vaartjes Ilonca Ethnic disparities in ischemic stroke, intracerebral hemorrhage, and subarachnoid hemorrhage incidence in the Netherlands Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation 2014;45 (11):3236-3242 [PubMed]
  • van Oeffelen Louise Ethnic inequalities in cardiovascular disease: incidence, prognosis, and health care use 2014. 241p. [UvA Dissertations Online] Utrecht University: Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care. (Supervisors: Bots M. L., Stronks K.; Co-supervisors: Agyemang C. O., Vaartjes I.)
  • Agyemang Charles, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Bhopal Raj Ethnicity and cardiovascular health research: pushing the boundaries by including comparison populations in the countries of originin: Charles Agyemang, Ama de-Graft Aikins, editors. Culture, Ethnicity and Chronic Conditions. A Global Synthesis. London: Routledge; 2014. p. 20-37, ISBN 9780415715393
  • Goosen S., Middelkoop B., Stronks K., Agyemang C., Kunst A. E. High diabetes risk among asylum seekers in The Netherlands Diabetic medicine 2014;31 (12):1532-1541 [PubMed]
  • van der Wal Junus M., Bodewes Adee J., Agyemang Charles O., Kunst Anton E. Higher self-reported prevalence of hypertension among Moluccan-Dutch than among the general population of The Netherlands: results from a cross-sectional survey BMC public health 2014;14 (1):1273 [PubMed]
  • Commodore-Mensah Yvonne, Samuel Laura J., Dennison-Himmelfarb Cheryl R., Agyemang Charles Hypertension and overweight/obesity in Ghanaians and Nigerians living in West Africa and industrialized countries: a systematic review Journal of hypertension 2014;32 (3):464-472 [PubMed]
  • van Oeffelen A. A. M., Agyemang C., Stronks K., Bots M. L., Vaartjes I. Incidence of first acute myocardial infarction over time specific for age, sex, and country of birth Netherlands journal of medicine 2014;72 (1):20-27 [PubMed]
  • de-Graft Aikins Ama, Pitchforth Emma, Allotey Pascale, Ogedegbe Gbenga, Agyemang Charles Introduction: Culture, ethnicity and chronic conditions: reframing concepts and methods for research, interventions and policy in low- and middle-income countriesin: Charles Agyemang, Ama de-Graft Aikins, editors. Culture, Ethnicity and Chronic Conditions. A Global Synthesis. London: Routledge; 2014. p. 1-11, ISBN 9780415715393
  • Odusola Aina O., Hendriks Marleen, Schultsz Constance, Bolarinwa Oladimeji A., Akande Tanimola, Osibogun Akin, Agyemang Charles, Ogedegbe Gbenga, Agbede Kayode, Adenusi Peju, Lange Joep, van Weert Henk, Stronks Karien, Haafkens Joke A. Perceptions of inhibitors and facilitators for adhering to hypertension treatment among insured patients in rural Nigeria: a qualitative study BMC health services research 2014;14 (1):624 [PubMed]
  • Pool Michelle Sharon, Otupiri Easmon, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, de Jonge Ank, Agyemang Charles Physical violence during pregnancy and pregnancy outcomes in Ghana BMC pregnancy and childbirth 2014;14:71 [PubMed]
  • Awuah Raphael B., Anarfi John K., Agyemang Charles, Ogedegbe Gbenga, de Graft Aikens Ama Prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in urban poor communities in Accra, Ghana Journal of hypertension 2014;32 (6):1203-1210 [PubMed]
  • van Oeffelen A. A. M., Agyemang C., Stronks K., Bots M. L., Vaartjes I. Prognosis after a first hospitalisation for acute myocardial infarction and congestive heart failure by country of birth Heart (British Cardiac Society) 2014;100 (18):1436-1443 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Beune Erik, Meeks Karlijn, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Agyei-Baffour Peter, Aikins Ama de-Graft, Dodoo Francis, Smeeth Liam, Addo Juliet, Mockenhaupt Frank P., Amoah Stephen K., Schulze Matthias B., Danquah Ina, Spranger Joachim, Nicolaou Mary, Klipstein-Grobusch Kerstin, Burr Tom, Henneman Peter, Mannens Marcel M., van Straalen Jan P., Bahendeka Silver, Zwinderman A. H., Kunst Anton E., Stronks Karien Rationale and cross-sectional study design of the Research on Obesity and type 2 Diabetes among African Migrants: the RODAM study BMJ open 2014;4 (3):e004877 [PubMed]
  • Agyei Bernard, Nicolaou Mary, Boateng Linda, Dijkshoorn Henriette, van den Born Bert-Jan, Agyemang Charles Relationship between psychosocial stress and hypertension among Ghanaians in Amsterdam, the Netherlands--the GHAIA study BMC public health 2014;14 (1):692 [PubMed]
  • van de Vijver Steven, Oti Samuel, Addo Juliet, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Agyemang Charles Review of community-based interventions for prevention of cardiovascular disaeses in low- and middle-income countriesin: Charles Agyemang, Ama de-Graft Aikins, editors. Culture, Ethnicity and Chronic Conditions. A Global Synthesis. London: Routledge; 2014. p. 104-129, ISBN 9780415715393
  • Agyemang C., van Oeffelen A. A. M., Bots M. L., Stronks K., Vaartjes I. Socioeconomic inequalities in acute myocardial infarction incidence in migrant groups: has the epidemic arrived? analysis of nation-wide data Heart (British Cardiac Society) 2014;100 (3):239-246 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, van Oeffelen Aloysia A., Norredam Marie, Kappelle L. Jaap, Klijn Catharina J. M., Bots Michiel L., Stronks Karien, Vaartjes Ilonca Socioeconomic inequalities in stroke incidence among migrant groups: analysis of nationwide data Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation 2014;45 (8):2397-2403 [PubMed]

2013

  • Oti Samuel O., van de Vijver Steven J. M., Kyobutungi Catherine, Gomez Gabriela B., Agyemang Charles, Moll van Charante Eric P., Brewster Lizzy M., Hendriks Marleen E., Schultsz Constance, Ettarh Remare, Ezeh Alex, Lange Joep A community-based intervention for primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases in the slums of Nairobi: the SCALE UP study protocol for a prospective quasi-experimental community-based trial Trials 2013;14:409 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Kunst Anton E., Bhopal Raj, Zaninotto Paola, Nazroo James, Unwin Nigel, van Valkengoed Irene, Redekop William K., Stronks Karien A cross-national comparative study of metabolic syndrome among non-diabetic Dutch and English ethnic groups European journal of public health 2013;23 (3):447-452 [PubMed]
  • Addo Juliet, Agyemang Charles, Smeeth Liam, de Graft Aikens Ama, Edusei A. K., Ogedegbe Gbenga A review of population-based studies on hypertension in Ghanain: Ama de-Graft Aikens, Samuel Agyei-Mensah, Charles Agyemang, editors. Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in Ghana: Multidisciplinary Perspectives. Legon, Accra Ghana: Sub-Saharan Publishers; 2013. p. 13-28, ISBN 9789988647278
  • de Munter Jeroen S. l, Agyemang Charles, Stronks Karien, van Valkengoed Irene G. M. Association of physical activity, smoking, and alcohol intake with CVD-related hospital discharge in people of European, South Asian, or African descent European journal of preventive cardiology 2013;20 (1):80-88 [PubMed]
  • Meeuwes M., Souza de Carvalho T. F., Cipolotti R., Gurgel R. Q., Ferrão T. O., Peters M., Agyemang C. Bone mineral density, growth, pubertal development and other parameters in Brazilian children and young adults with sickle cell anaemia Tropical medicine & international health 2013;18 (12):1539-1546 [PubMed]
  • de-Graft Aikens Ama, Agyei-Mensah Samuel, Agyemang Charles Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in Ghana: Multidisciplinary PerspectivesLegon, Accra Ghana: Sub-Saharan Publishers; 2013. ISBN 9789988647278 (Social Sciences Studies Regional Institute for Population Studies; 1)
  • Oosterberg E. H., Devillé W. L. J. M., Brewster L. M., Agyemang C., van den Muijsenbergh M. E. T. C. Chronische ziekten bij allochtonen Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde 2013;157 (16):A5669 [PubMed]
  • Ogedegbe Gbenga, Spruill Tanya M., Sarpong Daniel F., Agyemang Charles, Chaplin William, Pastva Amy, Martins David, Ravenell Joseph, Pickering Thomas G. Correlates of isolated nocturnal hypertension and target organ damage in a population-based cohort of African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study American journal of hypertension 2013;26 (8):1011-1016 [PubMed]
  • de Munter Jeroen S. L., Agyemang Charles, van Valkengoed Irene G. M., Bhopal Raj, Zaninotto Paola, Nazroo James, Kunst Anton E., Stronks Karien Cross national study of leisure-time physical activity in Dutch and English populations with ethnic group comparisons European journal of public health 2013;23 (3):440-446 [PubMed]
  • de-Graft Aikens Ama, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Agyemang Charles Diabetes in Ghana: a review of research on prevalence, experience and healthcarein: Ama de-Graft Aikens, Samuel Agyei-Mensah, Charles Agyemang, editors. Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in Ghana: Multidisciplinary Perspectives. Legon, Accra Ghana: Sub-Saharan Publishers; 2013. p. 41-55, ISBN 9789988647278
  • Nicolaou Mary, Kunst Anton E., Busschers Wim B., van Valkengoed Irene G., Dijkshoorn Henriette, Boateng Linda, Brewster Lizzy M., Snijder Marieke B., Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles Differences in Body Fat Distribution Play a Role in the Lower Levels of Elevated Fasting Glucose amongst Ghanaian Migrant Women Compared to Men PLoS ONE 2013;8 (6):e66516 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Airhihenbuwa Collins O., de-Graft Aikins Ama Ethnicity. Theories, International Perspectives and ChallengesNew York: Nova Publishers; 2013. ISBN 9781628081244 (Social Issues, Justice and Status)
  • Frederiksen Hanne W., Kamper-Jørgensen Zaza, Agyemang Charles, Krasnik Allan, Norredam Marie Health-reception of newly arrived documented migrants in Europe--why, whom, what and how? European journal of public health 2013;23 (5):725-726 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Bhopal Raj Hypertension and cardiovascular disease endpoints by ethnic group: the promise of data linkage Heart (British Cardiac Society) 2013;99 (10):675-676 [PubMed]
  • van Oeffelen A. A. M., Vaartjes I., Stronks K., Bots M. L., Agyemang C. Incidence of acute myocardial infarction in first and second generation minority groups: does the second generation converge towards the majority population? International journal of cardiology 2013;168 (6):5422-5429 [PubMed]
  • van de Vijver Steven, Oti Samuel, Tervaert Thijs Cohen, Hankins Catherine, Kyobutungi Catherine, Gomez Gabriela B., Brewster Lizzy, Agyemang Charles, Lange Joep Introducing a model of cardiovascular prevention in Nairobi's slums by integrating a public health and private-sector approach: the SCALE-UP study Global health action 2013;6:22510 [PubMed]
  • van Dijk Tobias K., Dijkshoorn Henriëtte, van Dijk Ad, Cremer Stephan, Agyemang Charles Multidimensional health locus of control and depressive symptoms in the multi-ethnic population of the Netherlands Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology 2013;48 (12):1931-1939 [PubMed]
  • de-Graft Aikens Ama, Agyei-Mensah Samuel, Agyemang Charles Multidisciplinary perspectives on chronic non-communicable diseases in Ghanain: Ama de-Graft Aikens, Samuel Agyei-Mensah, Charles Agyemang, editors. Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in Ghana: Multidisciplinary Perspectives. Legon, Accra Ghana: Sub-Saharan Publishers; 2013. p. 1-12, ISBN 9789988647278
  • Bos Manouk, Agyemang Charles Prevalence and complications of diabetes mellitus in Northern Africa, a systematic review BMC public health 2013;13:387 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Nicolaou Mary, Boateng Linda, Dijkshoorn Henriëtte, van de Born Bert-Jan, Stronks Karien Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension among Ghanaian population in Amsterdam, The Netherlands: the GHAIA study European journal of preventive cardiology 2013;20 (6):938-946 [PubMed]
  • van de Vijver Steven J. M., Oti Samuel O., Agyemang Charles, Gomez Gabriela B., Kyobutungi Catherine Prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension among slum dwellers in Nairobi, Kenya Journal of hypertension 2013;31 (5):1018-1024 [PubMed]
  • van Middendorp Deborah, ten Asbroek Augustinus, Bio Fred Yaw, Edusei Anthony, Meijjer Lyonne, Newton Sam, Agyemang Charles Rural and urban differences in blood pressure and pregnancy-induced hypertension among pregnant women in Ghana Globalization and health 2013;9:59 [PubMed]
  • Rafnsson Snorri B., Bhopal Raj S., Agyemang Charles, Fagot-Campagna Anne, Harding Seeromanie, Hammar Niklas, Hedlund Ebba, Juel Knud, Primatesta Paola, Rosato Michael, Rey Gregoire, Wild Sarah H., Mackenbach Johan P., Stirbu Irene, Kunst Anton E. Sizable variations in circulatory disease mortality by region and country of birth in six European countries European journal of public health 2013;23 (4):594-605 [PubMed]
  • van de Vijver Steven, Akinyi Hilda, Oti Samuel, Olajide Ademola, Agyemang Charles, Aboderin Isabella, Kyobutungi Catherine Status report on hypertension in Africa--consultative review for the 6th Session of the African Union Conference of Ministers of Health on NCD's Pan African medical journal 2013;16:38 [PubMed]
  • van de Vijver Steven, Akinyi Hilda, Oti Samuel, Kyobutungi Catherine, Agyemang Charles Status Report on Hypertension in Africa. The Impact of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) and Negleted Tropical Diseases (NTDs) on Development in Africa.Addis Abbeba, Ethiopia: African Union; 2013. 11p.
  • Sanuade Olutobi, Agyemang Charles Stroke in Ghana: a systematic literature reviewin: Ama de-Graft Aikens, Samuel Agyei-Mensah, Charles Agyemang, editors. Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in Ghana: Multidisciplinary Perspectives. Legon, Accra Ghana: Sub-Saharan Publishers; 2013. p. 29-40, ISBN 9789988647278
  • Danaei Goodarz, Singh Gitanjali M., Paciorek Christopher J., Lin John K., Cowan Melanie J., Finucane Mariel M., Farzadfar Farshad, Stevens Gretchen A., Riley Leanne M., Lu Yuan, Rao Mayuree, Ezzati Majid, Aamodt Geir, Abdeen Ziad, Abdella Nabila A., Rahim Hanan F. Abdul, Addo Juliet, Aekplakorn Wichai, Afifi Mustafa M., Agabiti-Rosei Enrico, Aguilar Salinas Carlos A., Agyemang Charles, Ali Mohamed M., Al-Nsour Mohannad, Al-Nuaim Abdul R., Ambady Ramachandran, Aro Pertti, Azizi Fereidoun, Barbagallo Carlo M., Barbieri Marco Antonio M., Barceló Alberto, Barreto Sandhi M., Barros Henrique, Bautista Leonelo E., Benetos Athanase, Bjerregaard Peter, Björkelund Cecilia, Bo Simona, Bobak Martin, Bonora Enzo, Bontha Babu V., Botana Manuel A., Bovet Pascal, Breckenkamp Juergen, Breteler Monique M., Broda Grazyna, Brown Ian J., Bursztyn Michael, Cabrera de León Antonio, Campos Hannia The global cardiovascular risk transition: associations of four metabolic risk factors with national income, urbanization, and Western diet in 1980 and 2008 Circulation 2013;127 (14):1493-502, 1502e1-8 [PubMed]
  • Oti Samuel O., van de Vijver Steven J. M., Agyemang Charles, Kyobutungi Catherine The magnitude of diabetes and its association with obesity in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya: results from a cross-sectional survey Tropical medicine & international health 2013;18 (12):1520-1530 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Bhopal Raj, Nicolaou Mary, Kunst Anton E., Zaninotto Paola, Unwin Nigel, Nazroo James, Stronks Karien Using Existing Data to Conduct International Comparisons of Ethnic Inequalities in Health: A Developmental Project Comparing the UK and the Netherlandsin: Charles Agyemang, Collins O. Airhihenbuwa, Ama de-Graft Aikins, editors. Ethnicity. Theories, International Perspectives and Challenges. New York: Nova Publishers; 2013. p. 19-47, ISBN 9781628081244

2012

  • Boateng Linda, Nicolaou Mary, Dijkshoorn Henriëtte, Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles An exploration of the enablers and barriers in access to the Dutch healthcare system among Ghanaians in Amsterdam BMC health services research 2012;12 (1):75 [PubMed]
  • Addo J., Agyemang C., Smeeth L., de-Graft Aikins A., Edusei A. K., Ogedegbe O. A review of population-based studies on hypertension in ghana Ghana medical journal 2012;46 (2 Suppl):4-11 [PubMed]
  • de-Graft Aikins Ama, Pitchforth Emma, Allotey Pascale, Ogedegbe Gbenga, Agyemang Charles Culture, ethnicity and chronic conditions: reframing concepts and methods for research, interventions and policy in low- and middle-income countries Ethnicity & health 2012;17 (6):551-561 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Humphry Roger W., Bhopal Raj Divergence With Age in Blood Pressure in African-Caribbean and White Populations in England: Implications for Screening for Hypertension American journal of hypertension 2012;25 (1):89-96 [PubMed]
  • de-Graft Aikins Ama, Arhinful Daniel K., Pitchforth Emma, Ogedegbe Gbenga, Allotey Pascale, Agyemang Charles Establishing and sustaining research partnerships in Africa: a case study of the UK-Africa Academic Partnership on Chronic Disease Globalization and health 2012;8:29 [PubMed]
  • van Valkengoed Irene G. M., Agyemang Charles, Krediet Ray T., Stronks Karien Ethnic differences in the association between waist-to-height ratio and albumin-creatinine ratio: the observational SUNSET study BMC nephrology 2012;13 (1):26 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Bhopal Raj Ethnicity and cardiovascular health research: pushing the boundaries by including comparison populations in the countries of origin Ethnicity & health 2012;17 (6):579-596 [PubMed]
  • de-Graft Aikins A., Addo J., Ofei F., Bosu Wk, Agyemang C. Ghana's Burden of Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases: Future Directions in Research, Practice and Policy Ghana medical journal 2012;46 (2 Suppl):1-3 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang C., van Valkengoed I. G., van den Born B. J., Bhopal R., Stronks K. Heterogeneity in sex differences in the metabolic syndrome in Dutch white, Surinamese African and South Asian populations Diabetic medicine 2012;29 (9):1159-1164 [PubMed]
  • de Graft Aikins A., Anum A., Agyemang C., Addo J., Ogedegbe O. Lay representations of chronic diseases in ghana: implications for primary prevention Ghana medical journal 2012;46 (2 Suppl):59-68 [PubMed]
  • Johnman C., Blakely T., Bansal N., Agyemang C., Ward H. Linkage of data in the study of ethnic inequalities and inequities in health outcomes in Scotland, New Zealand and the Netherlands: Insights for global study of ethnicity and health Public health 2012;126 (3):245-247 [PubMed]
  • Vandenheede Hadewijch, Deboosere Patrick, Stirbu Irina, Agyemang Charles O., Harding Seeromanie, Juel Knud, Rafnsson Snorri Björn, Regidor Enrique, Rey Grégoire, Rosato Michael, Mackenbach Johan P., Kunst Anton E. Migrant mortality from diabetes mellitus across Europe: the importance of socio-economic change European journal of epidemiology 2012;27 (2):109-117 [PubMed]
  • Bhopal Raj S., Rafnsson Snorri B., Agyemang Charles, Fagot-Campagna Anne, Giampaoli Simona, Hammar Niklas, Harding Seeromanie, Hedlund Ebba, Juel Knud, Mackenbach Johan P., Primatesta Paola, Rey Gregoire, Rosato Michael, Wild Sarah, Kunst Anton E. Mortality from circulatory diseases by specific country of birth across six European countries: test of concept European journal of public health 2012;22 (3):353-359 [PubMed]
  • Odedosu Taiye, Schoenthaler Antoinette, Vieira Dorice L., Agyemang Charles, Ogedegbe Gbenga Overcoming barriers to hypertension control in African Americans Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine 2012;79 (1):46-56 [PubMed]
  • de Munter Jeroen S. L. Physical activity in a multi-ethnic population. Measurement and associations with cardiovascular health and contextual factors978 2012. 167p. ISBN 9789461912664. [UvA Dissertations Online] University of Amsterdam. (Supervisor: Stronks K.; Co-supervisors: Agyemang C. O., van Valkengoed I. G.)
  • Agyemang Charles, Goosen Simone, Anujuo Kenneth, Ogedegbe Gbenga Relationship between post-traumatic stress disorder and diabetes among 105 180 asylum seekers in the Netherlands European journal of public health 2012;22 (5):658-662 [PubMed]
  • van de Vijver Steven, Oti Samuel, Addo Juliet, de Graft-Aikins Ama, Agyemang Charles Review of community-based interventions for prevention of cardiovascular diseases in low- and middle-income countries Ethnicity & health 2012;17 (6):651-676 [PubMed]
  • van Oefelen A. A. A. M., Agyemang C., Bots M. L., Stronks K., Koopman C., van Rossem L., Vaartjes I. Sociaaleconomische status en korte termijn sterfte na een acuut hartinfarct bji mannen en vrouwen van verschillende leeftijdin: C. Koopman, I. van Dis, F. L. J. Visseren, I. Vaartjes, M. L. Bots, editors. Hart- en vaatziekten in Nederland 2012. Cijfers over risicofactoren, ziekte en sterfte. Den Haag: Hartstichting; 2012. p. 79-92, ISBN 9789075131710
  • Agyemang C., Attah-Adjepong G., Owusu-Dabo E., de-Graft Aikins A., Addo J., Edusei A. K., Nkum B. C., Ogedegbe G. Stroke in Ashanti region of Ghana Ghana medical journal 2012;46 (2 Suppl):12-17 [PubMed]
  • de Munter Jeroen S. L., Agyemang Charles, Brewster Lizzy M., Stronks Karien, van Valkengoed Irene G. M. The association of leisure-time physical activity and active commuting with measures of socioeconomic position in a multiethnic population living in the Netherlands: results from the cross-sectional SUNSET study BMC public health 2012;12 (1):815 [PubMed]
  • van Oeffelen Aloysia A. M., Agyemang Charles, Bots Michiel L., Stronks Karien, Koopman Carla, van Rossem Lenie, Vaartjes Ilonca The relation between socioeconomic status and short-term mortality after acute myocardial infarction persists in the elderly: results from a nationwide study European journal of epidemiology 2012;27 (8):605-613 [PubMed]

2011

  • Polderman Jorinde, Gurgel Ricardo Queiroz, Barreto-Filho José Augusto S., Roelofs Rik, Ramos Ricardo Emanoel de O., de Munter Jeroen S., Wendte Johannes F., Agyemang Charles Blood pressure and BMI in adolescents in Aracaju, Brazil Public health nutrition 2011;14 (6):1064-1070 [PubMed]
  • Acarturk Ceren Z., Nierkens Vera, Agyemang Charles, Stronks Karien Depressive symptoms and smoking among young Turkish and Moroccan ethnic minority groups in the Netherlands: a cross-sectional study Substance abuse treatment, prevention, and policy 2011;6 (1):5 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Kunst Anton E., Bhopal Raj, Anujuo Kenneth, Zaninotto Paola, Nazroo James, Nicolaou Mary, Unwin Nigel, van Valkengoed Irene, Redekop William Ken, Stronks Karien Diabetes prevalence in populations of South Asian Indian and African origins: a comparison of England and the Netherlands Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.) 2011;22 (4):563-567 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang C., Kunst A., Bhopal R., Zaninotto P., Nazroo J., Nicolaou M., Unwin N., van Valkengoed I., Redekop K., Stronks K. Dutch versus English advantage in the epidemic of central and generalised obesity is not shared by ethnic minority groups: comparative secondary analysis of cross-sectional data International journal of obesity (2005) 2011;35 (10):1334-1346 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Kunst Anton E., Bhopal Raj, Zaninotto Paola, Unwin Nigel, Nazroo James, Nicolaou Mary, Redekop William K., Stronks Karien Hypertensie in Nederlandse en Engelse etnische minderheidsgroepen. Bloeddruk in Engelse groepen beter onder controle dan in Nederlandse Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde 2011;155 (18):A3318 [PubMed]
  • de Jonge Ank, Rijnders Marlies, Agyemang Charles, van der Stouwe Relinde, den Otter Joost, van den Muijsenbergh Maria E. T. C., Buitendijk Simone Limited midwifery care for undocumented women in the Netherlands Journal of psychosomatic obstetrics and gynaecology 2011;32 (4):182-188 [PubMed]
  • Danaei Goodarz, Finucane Mariel M., Lin John K., Singh Gitanjali M., Paciorek Christopher J., Cowan Melanie J., Farzadfar Farshad, Stevens Gretchen A., Lim Stephen S., Riley Leanne M., Ezzati Majid, Abdeen Ziad, Agyemang Charles, Al Nsour Mohannad, Ali Mohamed M., Ambady Ramachandran, Babu Bontha V., Barbagallo Carlo M., Barceló Alberto, Barreto Sandhi, Barros Henrique, Bautista Leonelo E., Bjerregaard Peter, Björkelund Cecilia, Bo Simona, Bobak Martin, Bonora Enzo, Botana Manuel A., Bovet Pascal, Breckenkamp Juergen, Breteler Monique M., Broda Grazyna, Brown Ian J., Bursztyn Michael, de León Antonio Cabrera, Casiglia Edoardo, Castetbon Katia, Chatterji Somnath, Chen Zhengming, Chen Chien-Jen, Chua Lily, Cífková Renata, Cobiac Linda J., Cooper Richard S., Dankner Rachel S., Dong Guang-Hui, Elliott Paul, Erem Cihangir, Esteghamati Alireza, Fan Jian-Gao National, regional, and global trends in systolic blood pressure since 1980: systematic analysis of health examination surveys and epidemiological studies with 786 country-years and 5·4 million participants Lancet 2011;377 (9765):568-577 [PubMed]
  • Kunst Anton E., Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles Non-communicable diseasesin: Bernd Rechel, Philipa Mladovsky, Walter Devillé, Barbara Rijks, Roumyana Petrova-Benedict, Martin McKee, editors. Migration and health in the European Union. Birkshire: Open University Press McGrawHill; 2011. p. 101-120, ISBN 9780335245673
  • de Munter J. S. L., Agyemang C., van Valkengoed I. G., Bhopal R., Stronks K. Sex difference in blood pressure among South Asian diaspora in Europe and North America and the role of BMI: a meta-analysis Journal of human hypertension 2011;25 (7):407-417 [PubMed]
  • van Dijk Tobias K., Agyemang Charles, de Wit Matty, Hosper Karen The relationship between perceived discrimination and depressive symptoms among young Turkish-Dutch and Moroccan-Dutch European journal of public health 2011;21 (4):477-483 [PubMed]
  • de Munter Jeroen S. L., van Valkengoed Irene G., Stronks Karien, Agyemang Charles Total physical activity might not be a good measure in the relationship with HDL cholesterol and triglycerides in a multi-ethnic population: a cross-sectional study Lipids in health and disease 2011;10 (1):223 [PubMed]

2010

  • Agyemang Charles, Kunst Anton, Bhopal Raj, Zaninotto Paola, Unwin Nigel, Nazroo James, Nicolaou Mary, Redekop William Ken, Stronks Karien A Cross-National Comparative Study of Blood Pressure and Hypertension Between English and Dutch South-Asian- and African-Origin Populations: The Role of National Context American journal of hypertension 2010;23 (6):639-648 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Stronks Karien, Tromp Neelke, Bhopal Raj, Zaninotto Paola, Unwin Nigel, Nazroo James, Kunst Anton E. A cross-national comparative study of smoking prevalence and cessation between English and Dutch South Asian and African origin populations: the role of national context Nicotine & tobacco research 2010;12 (6):557-566 [PubMed]
  • Atkin Karl, Bradby Hannah, Harding Seeromanie, Pickett Kate, Agyemang Charles, Kunst Anton E., Stronks Karien, Jackson Maria Editorial Ethnicity & health 2010;15 (3):213-221 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, van Valkengoed Irene, Hosper Karen, Nicolaou Mary, van den Born Bert-Jan, Stronks Karien Educational inequalities in metabolic syndrome vary by ethnic group: Evidence from the SUNSET study International journal of cardiology 2010;141 (3):266-274 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Kunst Anton E., Stronks Karien Ethnic inequalities in health: does it matter where you have migrated to? Ethnicity & health 2010;15 (3):216-218 [PubMed]
  • Beune E. J. A. J., Haafkens J. A., Agyemang C., Bindels P. J. E. Inhibitors and enablers of physical activity in multiethnic hypertensive patients: qualitative study Journal of human hypertension 2010;24 (4):280-290 [PubMed]
  • de Munter Jeroen S. L., van Valkengoed Irene G. M., Agyemang Charles, Kunst Anton E., Stronks Karien Large ethnic variations in recommended physical activity according to activity domains in Amsterdam, the Netherlands international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity 2010;7 (1):85 [PubMed]
  • Ogedegbe Gbenga, Agyemang Charles, Ravenell Joseph E. Masked hypertension: evidence of the need to treat Current hypertension reports 2010;12 (5):349-355 [PubMed]
  • Roelofs Rik, Gurgel Ricardo Q., Wendte Johannes, Polderman Jorinde, Barreto-Filho José Augusto S., Solé Dirceu, Motta-Franco Jackeline, Agyemang Charles Relationship Between Asthma and High Blood Pressure Among Adolescents in Aracaju, Brazil Journal of asthma 2010;47 (6):639-643 [PubMed]
  • de-Graft Aikins Ama, Unwin Nigel, Agyemang Charles, Allotey Pascale, Campbell Catherine, Arhinful Daniel Tackling Africa's chronic disease burden: from the local to the global Globalization and health 2010;6:5 [PubMed]

2009

  • Haafkens Joke A., Beune Erik J. A. J., van Charante Eric P. Moll, Agyemang Charles O. A cluster-randomized controlled trial evaluating the effect of culturally-appropriate hypertension education among Afro-Surinamese and Ghanaian patients in Dutch general practice: study protocol BMC health services research 2009;9:193 [PubMed]
  • Belue Rhonda, Okoror Titilayo A., Iwelunmor Juliet, Taylor Kelly D., Degboe Arnold N., Agyemang Charles, Ogedegbe Gbenga An overview of cardiovascular risk factor burden in sub-Saharan African countries: a socio-cultural perspective Globalization and health 2009;5:10 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Oudeman Eline, Zijlmans Wilco, Wendte Johannes, Stronks Karien Blood pressure and body mass index in an ethnically diverse sample of adolescents in Paramaribo, Suriname BMC cardiovascular disorders 2009;9 (1):19 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Addo Juliet, Bhopal Raj, de-Graft Aikins Ama, Stronks Karien Cardiovascular disease, diabetes and established risk factors among populations of sub-Saharan African descent in Europe: a literature review Globalization and health 2009;5 (1):7 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Owusu-Dabo Ellis, de Jonge Ank, Martins David, Ogedegbe Gbenga, Stronks Karien Overweight and obesity among Ghanaian residents in The Netherlands: how do they weigh against their urban and rural counterparts in Ghana? Public health nutrition 2009;12 (7):909-916 [PubMed]
  • Abubakari A. R., Lauder W., Jones M. C., Kirk A., Agyemang C., Bhopal R. S. Prevalence and time trends in diabetes and physical inactivity among adult West African populations: the epidemic has arrived Public health 2009;123 (9):602-614 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang C., Vaartjes I., Bots M. L., van Valkengoed I. G., de Munter J. S., de Bruin A., Berger-van Sijl M., Reitsma J. B., Stronks K. Risk of death after first admission for cardiovascular diseases by country of birth in The Netherlands: a nationwide record-linked retrospective cohort study Heart (British Cardiac Society) 2009;95 (9):747-753 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang C., Vrijkotte T. G. M., Droomers M., van der Wal M. F., Bonsel G. J., Stronks K. The effect of neighbourhood income and deprivation on pregnancy outcomes in Amsterdam, The Netherlands Journal of epidemiology and community health 2009;63 (9):755-760 [PubMed]
  • Stronks Karien, Kulu-Glasgow Isik, Agyemang Charles The utility of 'country of birth' for the classification of ethnic groups in health research: the Dutch experience Ethnicity & health 2009;14 (3):1-14 [PubMed]

2008

  • Wendel-Vos G. C. W., van Hooijdonk C., Uitenbroek D., Agyemang C., Lindeman E. M., Droomers M. Environmental attributes related to walking and bicycling at the individual and contextual level Journal of epidemiology and community health 2008;62 (8):689-694 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, de Munter Jeroen, van Valkengoed Irene, van den Born Bert-Jan, Stronks Karien Gender disparities in hypertension among different ethnic groups in Amsterdam, the Netherlands: The SUNSET study American journal of hypertension 2008;21 (9):1001-1006 [PubMed]
  • Beune Erik J. A. J., Haafkens Joke A., Agyemang Charles, Schuster John S., Willems Dick L. How Ghanaian, African-Surinamese and Dutch patients perceive and manage antihypertensive drug treatment: a qualitative study Journal of hypertension 2008;26 (4):648-656 [PubMed]
  • Stronks K., Agyemang C. O., Mackenbach J. P. Man-vrouwverschillen in gezondheid en zorg zijn voor een groot deel maatschappelijk bepaald Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde 2008;152 (40):2163-2164 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Owusu-Dabo Ellis Prehypertension in the Ashanti region of Ghana, West Africa: an opportunity for early prevention of clinical hypertension Public health 2008;122 (1):19-24 [PubMed]
  • Abubakari A. R., Lauder W., Agyemang C., Jones M., Kirk A., Bhopal R. S. Prevalence and time trends in obesity among adult West African populations: a meta-analysis Obesity reviews 2008;9 (4):297-311 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, van Valkengoed Irene, van den Born Bert-Jan, Stronks Karien Prevalence of microalbuminuria and its association with pulse pressure in a multi-ethnic population in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The SUNSET Study Kidney & blood pressure research 2008;31 (1):38-46 [PubMed]
  • Graham J. M. A., Agyemang C. O., Bakker I., Hosper K., Pierik F. H., Vos H., Stronks K. Rol van de fysieke omgeving op de lichamelijke activiteit bij Turkse en Marokkaanse jongeren (10 t/m 18 jaar) uit Amsterdam. Resultaten van het LASER onderzoekDelft: TNO; 2008. 44p.
  • Agyemang Charles, Bhopal Raj The Manchester children's growth and vascular health study Journal of hypertension 2008;26 (11):2249 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang C., Vaartjes I., Bots M. L., van Valkengoed I. G., de Munter J. S., de Bruin A., Berger-van Sijl M., Reitsma J. B., Stronks K. Verschillen tussen etnische bevolkingsgroepen in de kans op overlijden na een eerste ziekenhuisopname vanweg hart- en vaatziektenin: I. Vaartjes, R. J. G. Peters, S. J. van Dis, M. L. Bots, editors. Hart- en vaatziekten in Nederland 2008. Cijfers over ziekte en sterfte. Den Haag: Nederlandse Hartstichting; 2008. p. 23-39, ISBN 9879075131628

2007

  • Agyemang C., Bhopal R., Redekop W. K. Does the pulse pressure in people of European, African and South Asian descent differ? A systematic review and meta-analysis of UK data Journal of human hypertension 2007;21 (8):598-609 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, van Hooijdonk Carolien, Wendel-Vos Wanda, Ujcic-Voortman Joanne K., Lindeman Ellen, Stronks Karien, Droomers Mariel Ethnic differences in the effect of environmental stressors on blood pressure and hypertension in the Netherlands BMC public health 2007;7:118 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, van Valkengoed Irene, van den Born Bert-Jan, Stronks Karien Prevalence and determinants of prehypertension among African Surinamese, Hindustani Surinamese, and White Dutch in Amsterdam, the Netherlands: the SUNSET study European journal of cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation 2007;14 (6):775-781 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Seeleman Conny, Suurmond Jeanine, Stronks Karien Racism in health and health care in Europe: where does the Netherlands stand? European journal of public health 2007;17 (3):240-241 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, van Hooijdonk Carolien, Wendel-Vos Wanda, Lindeman Ellen, Stronks Karien, Droomers Mariël The association of neighbourhood psychosocial stressors and self-rated health in Amsterdam, The Netherlands Journal of epidemiology and community health 2007;61 (12):1042-1049 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles Trends in diabetes Lancet 2007;369 (9569):1256-1257 [PubMed]

2006

  • Agyemang Charles Ethnic misclassifications hamper progress in research BMJ (Clinical research ed.) 2006;332 (7553):1335 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang C., van Valkengoed I., Koopmans R., Stronks K. Factors associated with hypertension awareness, treatment and control among ethnic groups in Amsterdam, the Netherlands: the SUNSET study Journal of human hypertension 2006;20 (11):874-881 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang C., Bruijnzeels M. A., Owusu-Dabo E. Factors associated with hypertension awareness, treatment, and control in Ghana, West Africa Journal of human hypertension 2006;20 (1):67-71 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Ujcic-Voortman Joanne, Uitenbroek Daan, Foets Marleen, Droomers Mariël Prevalence and management of hypertension among Turkish, Moroccan and native Dutch ethnic groups in Amsterdam, the Netherlands: The Amsterdam Health Monitor Survey Journal of hypertension 2006;24 (11):2169-2176 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles Rural and urban differences in blood pressure and hypertension in Ghana, West Africa Public health 2006;120 (6):525-533 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Denktaş Semiha, Bruijnzeels Marc, Foets Marleen Validity of the single-item question on self-rated health status in first generation Turkish and Moroccans versus native Dutch in the Netherlands Public health 2006;120 (6):543-550 [PubMed]

2005

  • Agyemang Charles, Redekop William K., Owusu-Dabo Ellis, Bruijnzeels Marc A. Blood pressure patterns in rural, semi-urban and urban children in the Ashanti region of Ghana, West Africa BMC public health 2005;5:114 [PubMed]
  • Bruijnzeels M., Kumar B. N., Agyemang C., Stronks K. Diabetes mellitis type II and cardiovascular risk profile in immigrant groups in three North Western European countries: Norway, Netherlands and UKin: G. Tellness, editors. Urbanisation and health. New challenges in health promotion and preventation. S.l.: Oslo Academic Press; 2005. p. 268-284
  • Agyemang Charles, Bhopal Raj, Bruijnzeels Marc, Redekop W. Ken Does nocturnal blood pressure fall in people of African and South Asian descent differ from that in European white populations? A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of hypertension 2005;23 (5):913-920 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Bhopal Raj, Bruijnzeels Marc, Redekop William K. Does the white-coat effect in people of African and South Asian descent differ from that in White people of European origin? A systematic review and meta-analysis Blood pressure monitoring 2005;10 (5):243-248 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Bhopal Raj, Bruijnzeels Marc Negro, Black, Black African, African Caribbean, African American or what? Labelling African origin populations in the health arena in the 21st century Journal of epidemiology and community health 2005;59 (12):1014-1018 [PubMed]
  • Agyemang Charles, Bindraban Navin, Mairuhu Gideon, van Montfrans Gert, Koopmans Richard, Stronks Karien Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension among Black Surinamese, South Asian Surinamese and White Dutch in Amsterdam, The Netherlands: the SUNSET study Journal of hypertension 2005;23 (11):1971-1977 [PubMed]

2004

  • Agyemang C., Bhopal R., Bruijnzeels M. Do variations in blood pressures of South Asian, African and Chinese descent children reflect those of the adult populations in the UK? A review of cross-sectional data Journal of human hypertension 2004;18 (4):229-237 [PubMed]

2003

  • Agyemang Charles, Bhopal Raj Is the blood pressure of people from African origin adults in the UK higher or lower than that in European origin white people? A review of cross-sectional data Journal of human hypertension 2003;17 (8):523-534 [PubMed]

2002

  • Agyemang C., Bhopal R. S. Is the blood pressure of South Asian adults in the UK higher or lower than that in European white adults? A review of cross-sectional data Journal of human hypertension 2002;16 (11):739-751 [PubMed]