Systematic review on the prevalence of diabetes, overweight/obesity and physical inactivity in Ghanaians and Nigerians

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Abstract

The aim of this study is to review the prevalence of diabetes, obesity and physical inactivity among Ghanaians and Nigerians in Africa, Europe and North America. This systematic literature review used MEDLINE 1966–2005, EMBASE 1980–2005 and cited references to identify relevant studies on Ghanaians and Nigerians.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)173-182
Number of pages10
JournalPublic Health
Volume122
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2008

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Keywords

  • diabetes
  • obesity
  • Ghanaians
  • Nigerians

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