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  1. Cost and outcomes of acute cardiovascular disease hospitalizations in a tertiary hospital in Ghana
  2. Undiagnosed sub-valvular aortic stenosis with an associated Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD) presenting late in a multi-parous woman
  3. Sex-and-gender differences in cardiovascular risk factors and their correlates among adults in Freetown, Sierra Leone: A population-based health-screening survey
  4. A multicenter international prospective study of the validity and reliability of a COVID-19-specific health-related quality of life questionnaire
  5. Social networks, perceived social support, and HbA1c in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus in urban Ghana
  6. Prevalence of Hypertension in Ghana: Analysis of an Awareness and Screening Campaign in 2019
  7. Risk Factor Characterization of Ischemic Stroke Subtypes Among West Africans
  8. A Novel Afrocentric Stroke Risk Assessment Score: Models from the Siren Study
  9. Phone-Based Intervention under Nurse Guidance after Stroke (PINGS II) Study: Protocol for a Phase III Randomized Clinical Trial
  10. Frequency and factors associated with post-stroke seizures in a large multicenter study in West Africa
  11. Factors associated with incidence of stroke and heart failure among people living with HIV in Ghana: Evaluating Vascular Event Risk while on Long‐Term Antiretroviral Suppressive Therapy (EVERLAST) Study
  12. The Influence of Religious Participation and Use of Traditional Medicine on Type 2 Diabetes Control in Urban Ghana
  13. Diabetes-Related Stigma and its Influence on Social Networks, Social Support, and HbA1c in Ghana
  14. Cardiometabolic Risk Factors and Preclinical Target Organ Damage Among Adults in Ghana: Findings From a National Study
  15. Global Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases and Risk Factors, 1990–2019
  16. Prevalence and incidence of pre‐diabetes and diabetes mellitus among people living with HIV in Ghana: Evidence from the EVERLAST Study
  17. Unraveling the risk factors for spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage among West Africans
  18. Lipoprotein(a) and High Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein among Patients with HIV in Ghana: The Study on Cardiovascular Risk Profile of HIV-Infected Patients on HAART (SCRIPT)
  19. The burden of acute coronary syndrome, heart failure, and stroke among emergency department admissions in Tanzania: A retrospective observational study
  20. Cardiovascular risk factors among Ghanaian patients with HIV: A cross‐sectional study
  21. Echocardiographic Abnormalities and Determinants of 1‐Month Outcome of Stroke Among West Africans in the SIREN Study
  22. Department of Error
  23. Dyslipidaemia among Ghanaian migrants in three European countries and their compatriots in rural and urban Ghana: The RODAM study
  24. The prevalence of metabolic syndrome among Ghanaian migrants and their homeland counterparts: the Research on Obesity and type 2 Diabetes among African Migrants (RODAM) study
  25. National Trends and Outcomes of Patients Bridged to Transplant With Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices
  26. Global, regional, and national comparative risk assessment of 84 behavioural, environmental and occupational, and metabolic risks or clusters of risks for 195 countries and territories, 1990–2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease ...
  27. Measuring progress of the health-related Sustainable Development Goals for 195 countries
  28. Knowledge, attitudes and practices of West Africans on genetic studies of stroke: Evidence from the SIREN Study
  29. Drug resistance outcomes of long-term ART with tenofovir disoproxil fumarate in the absence of virological monitoring
  30. Renal health after long-term exposure to tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF) in HIV/HBV positive adults in Ghana
  31. Ideal cardiovascular health among Ghanaian populations in three European countries and rural and urban Ghana: the RODAM study
  32. Dominant modifiable risk factors for stroke in Ghana and Nigeria (SIREN): a case-control study
  33. Plasma Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein, Copeptin, and Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 Concentrations among West African Stroke Subjects Compared with Stroke-Free Controls
  34. Variations in hypertension awareness, treatment, and control among Ghanaian migrants living in Amsterdam, Berlin, London, and nonmigrant Ghanaians living in rural and urban Ghana – the RODAM study
  35. Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) RNA screening and sequencing using dry plasma spots
  36. Current trends in admissions and outcomes of cardiac diseases in Ghana
  37. Exploring Overlaps Between the Genomic and Environmental Determinants of LVH and Stroke: A Multicenter Study in West Africa
  38. Prevalence and Prognostic Features of ECG Abnormalities in Acute Stroke: Findings From the SIREN Study Among Africans
  39. Phone-based Intervention under Nurse Guidance after Stroke (PINGS): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
  40. Cardiovascular risk profile of HIV patients accessing routine care at a teaching hospital in Ghana
  41. The gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase to platelet ratio (GPR) shows poor correlation with transient elastography measurements of liver fibrosis in HIV-positive patients with chronic hepatitis B in West Africa. Response to: ‘The gamma-glutamyl transpeptidas...
  42. Multilingual Validation of the Questionnaire for Verifying Stroke-Free Status in West Africa
  43. Liver Fibrosis by Transient Elastography and Virologic Outcomes After Introduction of Tenofovir in Lamivudine-Experienced Adults With HIV and Hepatitis B Virus Coinfection in Ghana
  44. Phenotyping Stroke in Sub-Saharan Africa: Stroke Investigative Research and Education Network (SIREN) Phenomics Protocol
  45. Antibody screening tests variably overestimate the prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection among HIV-infected adults in Ghana
  46. The profile of risk factors and in-patient outcomes of stroke in Kumasi, Ghana
  47. High prevalence of renal dysfunction and association with risk of death amongst HIV-infected Ghanaians
  48. Response to antiretroviral therapy in occult hepatitis B and HIV co-infection in West Africa
  49. Diagnosis of treponemal co-infection in HIV-infected West Africans
  50. Outcomes of starting first-line antiretroviral therapy in hepatitis B virus/HIV-coinfected patients in Ghana
  51. Short Communication: Low seroprevalence of cryptococcal antigenaemia in patients with advanced HIV infection enrolling in an antiretroviral programme in Ghana
  52. Inadvertent non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI)-based antiretroviral therapy in dual HIV-1/2 and HIV-2 seropositive West Africans: a retrospective study
  53. Efficacy and Acceptability of Rapid, Point-of-Care HIV Testing in Two Clinical Settings in Ghana