I trained in Internal Medicine and Epidemiology. My research interest is in hypertension. My current studies specifically examine the pros and cons of different methods of blood pressure measurement on the epidemiology and clinical management of hypertension. I am also testing the hypothesis that previous exposure to malaria is associated with higher blood pressure using a Mendelian randomization approach.
Patient costs of diabetes mellitus care in public health care facilities in Kenya.
Oyando R. et al, (2020), The International journal of health planning and management, 35, 290 - 308
Diagnostic Accuracy of Unattended Automated Office Blood Pressure Measurement in Screening for Hypertension in Kenya.
Etyang AO. et al, (2019), Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979), 74, 1490 - 1498
Optimizing observer performance of clinic blood pressure measurement: a position statement from the Lancet Commission on Hypertension Group.
Padwal R. et al, (2019), Journal of hypertension, 37, 1737 - 1745
Effect of strikes by health workers on mortality between 2010 and 2016 in Kilifi, Kenya: a population-based cohort analysis.
Ong'ayo G. et al, (2019), The Lancet. Global health, 7, e961 - e967
Methodological Issues in Determining the Accuracy of Automated Office Blood Pressure Readings for Diagnosing Hypertension.
Etyang AO., (2019), JAMA internal medicine, 179