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Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Cut-points for waist circumference in Europids and South Asians2010
Dr UNKNOWN Gibb
Dr Naweed Sattar
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Early Emergence of Ethnic Differences in Type 2 Diabetes Precursors in the UK: The Child Heart and Health Study in England (CHASE Study)2010
Professor Richard Walker
Dr David Whiting
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Stroke incidence in rural and urban Tanzania: A prospective, community-based study2010
Dr Linda Penn
Professor Martin White
Professor Mark Walker
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Professor John Mathers
et al.
Prevention of type 2 diabetes in adults with impaired glucose tolerance: the European Diabetes Prevention RCT in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK2009
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
The metabolic syndrome: In need of a global mission statement2009
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
A prospective study of glycemia, body size, insulin resistance and the risk of hypertension in Mauritius2008
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Central obesity as a precursor to the metabolic syndrome in the AusDiab study and Mauritius2008
Professor Christopher Gray
Anthony Hildreth
Dr Janice O'Connell
Professor Niall Cartlidge
Emeritus Professor Oliver James
et al.
Glucose-potassium-insulin infusions in the management of post-stroke hyperglycaemia: the UK Glucose Insulin in Stroke Trial (GIST-UK)2007
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
How well does emergency care work in the UK National Health Service? Plus... Is the developing world escaping the diabetes pandemic?2007
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Partnering with governments and other institutions: Driving change in diabetes care2007
Dr Hugh Alberti
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
The global diabetes pandemic: The Tunisian experience2007
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
The metabolic syndrome as a predictor of incident diabetes mellitus in Mauritius2007
Julie Yallop
Dr Colin Fischbacher
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Jazz Chamley
Dr Salma Ayis
et al.
Transient and persistent impaired glucose tolerance and progression to diabetes in South Asians and Europeans: New, large studies are a priority2007
Dr Hugh Alberti
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Waist circumference cut-off points for identification of abdominal obesity among the tunisian adult population2007
John Oldroyd
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Martin White
Professor John Mathers
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
et al.
A randomised controlled trial evaluating the effectiveness of lifestyle interventions in people with impaired glucose tolerance in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK2006
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Association between socioeconomic status and adiposity in urban Cameroon2006
Professor Nigel Unwin
Dorothy McLarty
Dr Terry Aspray
Dr Leslie Carlin
Dr Sheila Patel
et al.
Changes in blood pressure and lipids associated with rural to urban migration in Tanzania2006
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Chronic non-communicable diseases2006
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Comparison of different definitions of the metabolic syndrome in relation to cardiovascular mortality in European men and women2006
Dr Philip Setel
Dr David Whiting
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Core verbal autopsy procedures with comparative validation results from two countries2006
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Increasing prevalence of cardiovascular disease in Mauritius, and a strong association between postprandial hyperinsulinemia and ECG changes indicating possible/probable ischemic heart disease2006
Professor Mark Pearce
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Louise Parker
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Life course determinants of insulin secretion and sensitivity at age 50 years: the Newcastle Thousand Families Study2006
Professor Christopher Gray
Anthony Hildreth
Dr Janice O'Connell
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Maintaining euglycemia following stroke: The hypotensive effect of glucose potassium insulin infusions upon blood pressure - the Glucose Insulin in Stroke Trial experience2006
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Metabolic syndrome in non-diabetic Europeans: Relation to cardiovascular mortality2006
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Martin White
Professor John Mathers
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Randomised controlled trial evaluating lifestyle interventions in people with impaired glucose tolerance2006
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Six year incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy: Results from the Mauritius diabetes complication study2006
Dr Philip Setel
Dr David Whiting
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Validity of verbal autopsy procedures for determining cause of death in Tanzania2006
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Dr Louise Hayes
Comparison of three different definitions for the metabolic syndrome in non-diabetic Europeans2005
Professor Mark Pearce
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Caroline Relton
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Professor Louise Parker
et al.
Lifecourse determinants of fasting and post-challenge glucose at age 50 years: The Newcastle thousand families study2005
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Dr Colin Fischbacher
Professor Nigel Unwin
Michael White
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
et al.
[abstract] Cardiovascular risk factors, predicted risk of outcomes, and observed mortality in South Asian populations2004
Dr Eugene Sobngwi
Professor Nigel Unwin
Dr Terry Aspray
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Exposure over the life course to an urban environment and its relation with obesity, diabetes, and hypertension in rural and urban Cameroon2004
Dr Akheel Syed
Professor Julie Irving
Dr Chris Redfern
Emeritus Professor Andy Hall
Professor Nigel Unwin
et al.
Low Prevalence of the N363S Polymorphism of the Glucocorticoid Receptor in South Asians Living in the United Kingdom2004
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Metabolic syndrome and renal sodium handling in three ethnic groups living in England2004
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Metabolic syndrome and renal sodium handling in three ethnic groups living in England2004
Professor Christopher Gray
Anthony Hildreth
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Dr Janice O'Connell
Poststroke Hyperglycemia: Natural History and Immediate Management2004
Professor Christopher Gray
Dr Jonathan Scott
Joyce French
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Dr Janice O'Connell
et al.
Prevalence and prediction of unrecognised diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose tolerance following acute stroke2004
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Six-year incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy: results from the Mauritius Diabetes Complications Study2004
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
The growing importance of non-communicable disease2004
Professor Louise Parker
Dr Douglas Lamont
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Mark Pearce
Dr Stuart Bennett
et al.
A lifecourse study of risk for hyperinsulinaemia, dyslipidaemia and obesity (the central metabolic syndrome) at age 49-51 years2003
Professor Louise Parker
Dr Douglas Lamont
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Mark Pearce
Dr Stuart Bennett
et al.
A lifecourse study of risk for hyperinsulinaemia, dyslipidaemia and obesity (the central metabolic syndrome) at age 49-51 years.[Erratum appears in Diabet Med. 2003 Sep;20(9):781]2003
Dr David Whiting
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Dr Philip Setel
Community-based monitoring of safe motherhood in the United Republic of Tanzania2003
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Comparison of metabolic syndrome definitions in the prediction of diabetes over 5 years in Mauritius2003
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Gender differences in the prevalence of impaired fasting glycaemia and impaired glucose tolerance in Mauritius. Does sex matter?2003
Dr Colin Fischbacher
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Christopher Blackwell
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Martin White
et al.
IgG is higher in South Asians than Europeans: Does infection contribute to ethnic variation in cardiovascular disease?2003
Dr Colin Fischbacher
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emerita Professor Sally Marshall
Professor Martin White
et al.
Microalbuminuria is more frequent in South Asian than in European origin populations: A comparative study in Newcastle, UK2003
Professor Richard Walker
Dr David Whiting
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Stroke mortality in urban and rural Tanzania2003
Professor Nigel Unwin
Dr Sheila Patel
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Dr Colin Fischbacher
Professor Martin White
et al.
The metabolic syndrome phenotype in European origin men and women: a population based study2003
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Alcohol consumption and the incidence of type II diabetes2002
Professor Mark Walker
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Biochemical measures in a population-based study: effect of fasting duration and time of day2002
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Early evidence of ethnic differences in cardiovascular risk: cross sectional comparison of British South Asian and white children2002
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor James Shaw
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Impaired glucose tolerance and impaired fasting glycaemia: the current status on definition and intervention2002
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Lack of evidence of cerebral oedema in adults treated for diabetic ketoacidosis with fluids of different tonicity2002
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Management of diabetes mellitus in surgical patients2002
Dr Colin Fischbacher
Professor Martin White
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
et al.
Newcastle heart project2002
Dr Louise Hayes
Professor Martin White
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Dr Colin Fischbacher
et al.
Patterns of physical activity and relationship with risk markers for cardiovascular disease and diabetes in Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi and European adults in a UK population2002
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Professionalism - time for a new look2002
Dr Colin Fischbacher
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Dr Sheila Patel
Professor Martin White
Professor Nigel Unwin
et al.
Anaemia in Chinese, South Asian, and European populations in Newcastle upon Tyne: Cross sectional study2001
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Association of physical activity and serum insulin concentrations in two populations at high risk for type 2 diabetes but differing by BMI2001
Dr Jonathan Scott
Dr Janice O'Connell
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Professor Christopher Gray
Blood pressure response to glucose potassium insulin therapy in patients with acute stroke with mild to moderate hyperglycaemia2001
Dr Eugene Sobngwi
Professor Nigel Unwin
Dr Terry Aspray
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Development and validation of a questionnaire for the assessment of physical activity in epidemiological studies in Sub-Saharan Africa2001
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Gender differences in the relationship between fasting and 2-hour glucose levels in Mauritius2001
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Professor James Shaw
Global and societal implications of the diabetes epidemic2001
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Leptin and other components of the Metabolic Syndrome in Mauritius - A factor analysis2001
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Lessons from the history of insulin2001
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor John Mathers
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Lifestyle advice improves insulin sensitivity and beta-cell function in individuals with impaired glucose tolerance2001
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Medical errors: a common problem (Editorial)2001
Dr Sheila Patel
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Martin White
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
et al.
Mismatch between perceived and actual overweight in diabetic and non-diabetic populations: A comparative study of south Asian and European women2001
Professor Nigel Unwin
Dr Philip Setel
Dr Terry Aspray
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Noncommunicable diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: Where do they feature in the health research agenda?2001
Professor Nigel Unwin
Dr Philip Setel
Dr Louise Hayes
Dr Terry Aspray
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
et al.
Noncommunicable diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: where do they feature in the health research agenda?2001
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Martin White
Professor John Mathers
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Randomised controlled trial evaluating the effectiveness of behavioural interventions to modify cardiovascular risk factors in men and women with impaired glucose tolerance: Outcomes at 6 months2001
Professor Martin White
Dr Jane Harland
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
et al.
Smoking and alcohol consumption in a UK Chinese population2001
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Tendency to, and predictors of, clustering of features of the Metabolic Syndrome in three ethnic groups2001
Professor Nigel Unwin
Dr Eugene Sobngwi
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Type 2 diabetes: the challenge of preventing a global epidemic2001
Professor Richard Walker
Dr David Whiting
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Age specific prevalence of impairment and disability relating to hemiplegic stroke in the Hai District of northern Tanzania2000
Dr Philip Setel
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Cause-specific adult mortality: Evidence from community-based surveillance - Selected sites, Tanzania, 1992-19982000
Professor Nigel Unwin
Dr David Whiting
Dr Terry Aspray
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Hypertension prevalence and care in an urban and rural area of Tanzania2000
Dr Sheila Patel
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Professor Martin White
Dr Jane Harland
et al.
A comparison of proxy measures of abdominal obesity in Chinese, European and South Asian adults1999
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Professor Rudy Bilous
Emeritus Professor Philip Home
Torgrim Lauritsen
A desktop guide to Type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus1999
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Professor Rudy Bilous
Emeritus Professor Philip Home
Torgrim Lauritsen
A desktop guide to Type 2 diabetes mellitus1999
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Professor Nigel Unwin
Professor Martin White
Julie Yallop
Dr Louise Hayes
et al.
Heterogeneity of coronary heart disease risk factors in Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, and European origin populations: Cross sectional study1999
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Impaired fasting glucose or impaired glucose tolerance - What best predicts future diabetes in Mauritius?1999
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Is fasting glucose sufficient to define diabetes? Epidemiological data from 20 European studies1999
Professor Louise Parker
Dr Douglas Lamont
Dr Margaret Wright
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Emeritus Professor Alan Craft
et al.
Mothering skills and health in infancy: The Thousand Families Study revisited1999
Dr Jonathan Scott
Dr Janice O'Connell
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Professor Christopher Gray
Prevalence of unrecognised diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose tolerance in acute stroke patients with hyperglycaemia1999
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Professor Nigel Unwin
The diagnosis and classification of diabetes1999
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Angela Robinson
Emerita Professor Sally Marshall
Professor John Mathers
The short insulin tolerance test is safe and reproducible1999
Professor Mark Walker
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Twenty-four-hour insulin secretion rates, circulating concentrations of fuel substrates and gut incretin hormones in healthy offspring of Type II (non-insulin-dependent) diabetic parents: evidence of several aberrations1999
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Dr Jane Harland
Professor Martin White
et al.
Comparison of the current WHO and new ADA criteria for the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus in three ethnic groups in the UK1998
Dr Douglas Lamont
Professor Louise Parker
Dr Stuart Bennett
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Alan Craft
et al.
Early life and later determinants of adult disease: A 50 year follow-up study of the Newcastle Thousand Families cohort1998
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Dr Terry Aspray
Dr Eugene Sobngwi
Dr Philip Setel
et al.
Economic globalisation and its effect on health - Some diseases could be eradicated for the cost of a couple of fighter planes1998
Professor Nigel Unwin
Dr Jane Harland
Professor Martin White
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
et al.
Body mass index, waist circumference, waist-hip ratio, and glucose intolerance in Chinese and Europid adults in Newcastle, UK1997
Professor Martin White
Professor Raj Bhopal CBE
Dr Simon Raybould
Professor Nigel Unwin
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
et al.
Identifying Chinese populations in the UK for epidemiological research: experience of a name analysis of the FHSA register1997
Dorothy McLarty
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
Professor Nigel Unwin
Tropical medicine for the 21st century - Tropical medicine should become specialty of ''health in developing countries''1996
Professor Stephen Proctor
Emeritus Professor Sir George Sir George Alberti
The relationship between human adipocyte and monocyte insulin binding1984