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Prevalence of major cardiovascular disease risk factors among a group of sub-Saharan African young adults: a population-based cross-sectional study in Yaoundé, Cameroon

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  • Jobert Richie Nansseu Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences of the University of Yaoundé I, Yaoundé, Cameroon Department for the Control of Disease, Epidemics and Pandemics, Ministry of Public Health, Yaoundé, Cameroon PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Bibiane Siaheu Kameni HIV Care Unit, Ngaoundéré Regional Hospital and Regional Technical Group for the fight against HIV/AIDS, Adamawa Regional Delegation, Ministry of Public Health, Ngaoundere, Cameroon PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Felix Kembe Assah Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences of the University of Yaoundé I, Yaoundé, Cameroon PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Jean Joel Bigna Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Centre Pasteur of Cameroon, Yaoundé, Cameroon School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Paris Sud XI, Le Kremlin Bicêtre, France PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Saint-Just Petnga Kousseri Regional Hospital, Far-North Regional Delegation, Ministry of Public Health, Kousseri, Cameroon PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Dahlia Noelle Tounouga Lafe-Baleng Divisional Health Centre, Western Regional Delegation, Ministry of Public Health, Bafoussam, Cameroon PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Shalom Tchokfe Ndoula Regional Technical Group of the Expanded Program on Immunization, Far-North Regional Delegation, Ministry of Public Health, Maroua, Cameroon PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Jean Jacques Noubiap Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town and Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Joseph Kamgno Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences of the University of Yaoundé I, Yaoundé, Cameroon Centre for Research on Filariasis and other Tropical Diseases, Yaoundé, Cameroon PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Jobert Richie Nansseu; jobertrichie_nansseu{at}yahoo.fr
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Nansseu JR, Kameni BS, Assah FK, et al
Prevalence of major cardiovascular disease risk factors among a group of sub-Saharan African young adults: a population-based cross-sectional study in Yaoundé, Cameroon

Publication history

  • Received February 14, 2019
  • Revised August 26, 2019
  • Accepted September 2, 2019
  • First published October 7, 2019.
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October 07, 2019

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