Publications

High Blood Pressure, an epidemic inadequately diagnosed and poorly controlled

High Blood Pressure, an epidemic inadequately diagnosed and poorly controlled: A community-based survey in Kinondoni District, Dar es Salaam Tanzania. Population ageing, rapid urbanization and unhealthy lifestyles…

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Diabetes awareness and control among urban dwellers of Kinondoni District, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Diabetes is a major endocrine disorder of global health importance associated with high morbidity, mortality and cost of care. It is estimated that about 90% of persons with prediabetes and 46.5% with diabetes in…

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Anomalous Origin of the Right Pulmonary Artery From the Ascending Aorta in a 10-Month-Old Child

Anomalous origin of the right pulmonary artery from the ascending aorta is a rare congenital deformity associated with poor quality of life and reduced life expectancy. Without a corrective surgery, less than one…

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A Community-based Study on Prevalence and Correlates of Erectile Dysfunction in Kinondoni District

A Community-based Study on Prevalence and Correlates of Erectile Dysfunction among Kinondoni District Residents, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Globally, erectile dysfunction burden (ED) is rising appreciably and it is…

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Heart failure and Cardiomyopathies

This study aimed to describe the contemporary aetiology, clinical characteristics and mortality and its predictors in heart failure (HF) in Tanzania. Contemporary aetiology, clinical characteristics and prognosis…

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