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Parish Prevalence Estimates of Obesity, Diabetes and Hypertension in Jamaica: Is It Now Time for More Targeted Public Health Interventions?

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2018.162
Pages: 
448–57
Synopsis: 
This study provides parish estimates for the burden of obesity, diabetes and hypertension in Jamaica based on secondary analysis of the Jamaica Health and Lifestyle Survey 2008 (JHLS II).
Accepted: 
01 Oct, 2018
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e-Published: 19 Dec, 2018

Factors Associated with Health-related Quality of Life of Ambulatory Stroke Survivors in Jamaica

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2018.170
Pages: 
363–69
Synopsis: 
The study examined factors associated with quality of life (QOL) in ambulatory stroke survivors. Less depressive symptoms and longer distance walked in six minutes were independent predictors of physical component QOL. Less depressive symptoms and male gender predicted good mental component QOL.
Accepted: 
10 Nov, 2018
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e-Published: 19 Dec, 2018

Non-communicable Diseases 1

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Pages: 
39–40
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e-Published: 16 Aug, 2016

Cardiovascular Diseases

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Pages: 
38–40
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e-Published: 01 Jul, 2015
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