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Kumasi Publications


  • Cappuccio FP, Kerry SM, Adeyemo A, Luke A, Amoah AGB, Bovet P, Connor MD, Forrester T, Gervasoni J-P, Kimbally Kaki G, Plange-Rhule J, Thorogood M & Cooper RS (2008). Body size and blood pressure. An analysis of Africans and the African diaspora.  Epidemiology;19:39-46


  • Cappuccio F P, Kerry S M, Micah F B, Plange-Rhule J, Eastwood J B (2006) A community programme to reduce salt intake and blood pressure in Ghana (ISRCTN 88789643), BMC Public Health; 6: 13


  • Harries T H, Twumasi-Abosi V, Plange-Rhule J, Cappuccio F P (2005) Hypertension management in Kumasi: barriers and prejudice? J Hum Hypertens; 19: 975-7
  • Kerry S M, Micah F B, Plange-Rhule J, Eastwood J B, Cappuccio F P (2005) Blood pressure and body mass index in lean rural and semi-urban subjects in West Africa, J Hypertens; 23: 1645-1651
  • Kerry S M, Cappuccio F P, Emmett L, Plange-Rhule J, Eastwood J B (2005) Reducing selection bias in a cluster randomised trial in West African villages, Clinical Trials; 2: 125-9
  • Kerry S M, Emmett L, Micah F B, Martin-Peprah R, Antwi S, Phillips R O, Plange-Rhule J, Eastwood J B, Cappuccio F P (2005) Rural and semi-urban differences in salt intake, and its dietary sources, in Ashanti, West Africa, Ethn Dis; 15: 33-39


  • Cappuccio F P, Micah F B, Emmett L, Kerry S M, Antwi S, Martin-Peprah R, Phillips R O, Plange-Rhule J, Eastwood J B (2004) Prevalence, detection, management and control of hypertension in Ashanti, West Africa, Hypertension; 43: 1017-22
  • Cappuccio F P (2004) Epidemiologic transition, migration and cardiovascular disease, Int J Epidemiol; 33: 387-8


  • Plange-Rhule J, Cappuccio F P, Emmett L, Kerry S M, Edmundson A R, Acheampong D, Eastwood J B (2002) A community study of health promotion in rural West Africa: details of a household survey and population census, Q J Med; 95: 1-6
  • Dong Y B, Plange-Rhule J, Owusu I, Micah F, Eastwood J B, Carter N D, Saggar-Malik A K, Cappuccio F P, Jeffery S (2002) T594M mutation of the beta-subunit of the epithelial sodium channel in Ghanaian populations from Kumasi and London and a possible association with hypertension, Genetic Testing; 6: 63-5


  • Cappuccio F P, Plange-Rhule J, Phillips R O, Eastwood J B (2000) Prevention of hypertension and stroke in Africa, Lancet; 356: 677-8


  • Plange-Rhule J, Phillips R, Acheampong J W, Saggar-Malik A K, Cappuccio F P, Eastwood J B (1999) Hypertension and renal failure in Kumasi, Ghana, J Hum Hypert; 13: 37-40