Research Task 1

 

Evidence-informed policies and practices on screening approaches for hypertension and diabetes, and those at high risk of cardiovascular disease in sub-Saharan Africa.

 

For this task we are conducting: 

  1. Reviews of existing evidence on the effectiveness of different screening approaches for hypertension and diabetes in low-and middle income countries;

  2. A robust evaluation of the use of the total non-laboratory CVD risk score in Rwanda, Malawi and Ethiopia