Publications – 2011

A Healthy diet in Soweto: Perspectives and perceptions on the consumption of a healthy diet in Soweto, an urban African community in South Africa

2011 - Sandra Pretorius and Karen Sliwa
  • SA Heart (Winter 2011) Volume 8 | Number 3
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Standing at the crossroads between new and historically prevalent heart disease: effects of migration and socio-economic factors in the Heart of Soweto cohort study

2011 - Simon Stewart, Melinda Carrington, Sandra Pretorius, Puthuma Methusi and Karen Sliwa
  • European Heart Journal (2011) doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehq439
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Contribution of the human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome epidemic to de novo presentations of heart disease in the Heart of Soweto cohort

2011 - Karen Sliwa, Melinda J. Carrington, Anthony Becker, Fredrich Thienemann, Mpiko Ntsekhe and Simon Stewart
  • European Heart Journal Advance Access (November 2011) doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehr398
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Feeding the emergence of advanced heart diseases in Soweto: a nutritional survey of black African patients with heart failure

2011 - Sandra Pretorius, Karen Sliwa, Verna Ruf, Karen Walker and Simon Stewart
  • Cardiovascular Journal of Africa Advance Online Publication (July 2011)
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A not-so-rare form of heart failure in urban black Africans: pathways to right heart failure in the Heart of Soweto Study cohort

2011 - Simon Stewart, Ana O. Mocumbi, Melinda J. Carrington, Sandra Pretorius, Rosie Burton and Karen Sliwa
  • European Journal of Heart Failure (2011) doi: 10.1093/eurjhf/hfr108
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Elevated risk factors but low burden of heart disease in urban African primary care patients: A fundamental role for primary prevention

2011 - Simon Stewart, Melinda J. Carrington, Sandra Pretorius, Okechukwu S. Ogah, Lori Blauwet, Jocelyne Antras-Ferry, Karen Sliwa.
  • International Journal of Cardiology IJCA-13252
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Working abroad: Professor Karen Sliwa discusses living and working in different environments

2011 - Karen Sliwa, Andros Tofield.
  • European Heart Journal 32, 1041–1048 doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehr081
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A low-cost solar-powered blood-pressure device

2011 - Karen Sliwa, Simon Stewart.
  • DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736(11)60131-1
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Elevated risk factors but low burden of heart disease in urban African primary care patients: A fundamental role for primary prevention.

2011 - Stewart S, Carrington M, Pretorius S, Ogah O, Blauwet L, Antras-Ferry J, Sliwa K.
  • Int J Cardiol IJC-D-11-00024; in press.

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy. Obstetric Medicine.

2011 - Blauwet L, Sliwa K.
  • OM-10-0054.R1 in press.