Comparison of domains of self-reported physical activity between Kenyan adult urban-slum dwellers and national estimates. To cite this article: Hilde E. Muthuri Comparison of domains of self-reported physical activity between Kenyan adult urban-slum dwellers and national estimates, Global Health Action, DOI:
Metrics details. Globally, research has shown that modifying four commonly shared risky behaviours, including poor nutrition, tobacco use, harmful use of alcohol, and physical inactivity, can reduce occurrence of non-communicable diseases NCDs. Risk factor surveillance through population-based periodic surveys, has been identified as an effective strategy to inform public health interventions in NCD control.
Log in or Register to get access to full text downloads. Abstract Background: The mandible has a horizontal U-shaped body which is continuous at it posterior end with a pair of vertical rami forming the lower part of the facial skeleton. Knowledge of mandibular dimension is an important consideration during the selection of appropriate reconstruction techniques.
Copy to clipboard Copy Jokinen, J ; Scott, JA ; Estimating the proportion of pneumonia attributable to pneumococcus in Kenyan adults: latent class analysis. Epidemiology Cambridge, Mass21 5. Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is currently being introduced into childhood immunization programs in Africa.
Melissa C. Malaria remains a disease of global health importance, despite the gains made against reducing morbidity and mortality. The latest estimates of the burden of malaria indicate that 3.
A Novartis Access Initiative is making medicines available to treat cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, chronic respiratory diseases, and breast cancer in 30 countries, including Kenya. A baseline qualitative study was conducted in eight of 47 counties as part of an evaluation of the Novartis Access Initiative in Kenya. The 84 patients interviewed through a household survey had been diagnosed and treated for an NCD.
Kenya is a multi-ethnic state in the Great Lakes region of East Africa. It is inhabited primarily by Bantu and Nilotic populations, with some Cushitic -speaking ethnic minorities in the north. Its total population was estimated at 47 million as of
A Novartis Access Initiative is making medicines available to treat cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, chronic respiratory diseases, and breast cancer in 30 countries, including Kenya. Little is known about patients' perceptions of access to medicines for NCDs in Kenya. The study objective was to understand patients' perceptions of access to medicines; as well as barriers and facilitators at the household, community, and healthcare system level.
Metrics details. Non-communicable diseases and unintentional injuries are emerging public health problems in sub-Saharan Africa. These threats have multiple risk factors with complex interactions.
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