Peer-reviewed articles

Rana M, Sayem A, Karim R, Islam N, Islam MR, Zaman TK, Hossain G. Assessment of knowledge regarding tuberculosis among non-medical university students in Bangladesh: a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health. 2015. 15:716.

Akter S, Okazaki H, Kuwahara K, Miyamoto T, Murakami T, Shimizu C, Shimizu M, Kentaro_et_al. Smoking, Smoking Cessation, and the Risk of Type 2 Diabetes among Japanese Adults: Japan Epidemiology Collaboration on Occupational Health Study Plos One. 2015. 10(7): E0132166.

Rahman MM, Abe SK, Kanda M, Narita S, Rahman MS, Bilano V, Ota E, Gilmour S, Shibuya K. Maternal body mass index and risk of birth and maternal health outcomes in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis Obesity Reviews. 2015. 16(9):758-70.

Rahman MS, Mondal MNI, Islam MR, Rahman MM, Hoque MN, Alam MS. Determinant factors of tobacco use among ever-married men in Bangladesh Drug, Healthcare and Patient Safety. 2015. 7: 77–85.

Chowdhury MRK, Rahman MS, Mondal MNI, Sayem A, Billah B. Social impact on stigma regarding tuberculosis hindering adhere to treatment: a cross sectional study carried out in tuberculosis patients at Rajshahi City, Bangladesh Japanese Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2015. 68(6): 461-466.

Hossain MM, Mani KKC, Islam MR. Prevalence and Determinants of the Gender Differentials Risk Factors of Child Deaths in Bangladesh: Evidence from the Bangladesh Demographic and Health Survey, 2011 PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 2015. 9(3): E0003616.

Rahman MM, Gilmour S, Akter S, Abe SK, Saito E, Shibuya K. Prevalence and control of hypertension in Bangladesh: a multilevel analysis of a nationwide population-based survey Journal of Hypertension. 2015. 33(3):465-72.

Rahman MS, Akter S, Abe SK, Islam MR, Mondal MNI, Rahman JAMS, Rahman MM. Awareness, Treatment, and Control of Diabetes in Bangladesh: A Nationwide Population-Based Study Plos One. 2015. 10(2): E0118365.

Mondal MNI, Hoque N, Chowdhury MRK, Hossain MS. Factors Associated with Misconceptions about HIV Transmission of Ever-married Women in Bangladesh Japanese Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2014. 68(1):13-9.

Saito E, Gilmour S, Rahman MM, Gautam GS, Shrestha PK, Shibuya K. Incidence of and illnesses associated with catastrophic household expenditure on health in Nepal: a cross-sectional survey Bulletin of The World Health Organization. 2014. 92:760-767.

Hossain MM, Mani KKC, Sidik SM, Shahar HK, Islam MR. Knowledge and awareness about STDs among women in Bangladesh BMC Public Health. 2014. 14:775.

Islam GMR, Khan FE, Hoque MM, Jolly YN. Consumption of unsafe food in the adjacent area of Hazaribag tannery campus and Buriganga River embankments of Bangladesh: heavy metal contamination. Environ Monit Assess. 2014. 186(11):7233-44.

Rahman MM. Health in Bangladesh: lessons and challenges The Lancet. 2014. 383(9922):1037.

Mondal MNI, Shitan M. Regarding Relative Importance of Demographic, Socioeconomic and Health Factors on Life Expectancy in Low- and Lower-Middle-Income Countries Journal of Epidemiology. 2014. 24(2): 117–124.

Rahman MM, Gilmour S. Prevention and Control of Hypertension in Different Countries Journal of The American Medical Association. 2014. 311(4):418-419.

Akter S, Rahman MM, Abe SK, Sultana P. Prevalence of diabetes and prediabetes and their risk factors among Bangladeshi adults: a nationwide survey. Bulletin of The World Health Organization. 2014. 92:204-213A.

Akter S, Rahman MM, Abe SK, Sultana P. Nationwide Survey of Prevalence and Risk Factors for Diabetes and Prediabetes in Bangladeshi Adults Diabetes Care. 2014. 37(1):e9-10.

Mondal MNI, Shitan M. Relative Importance of Demographic, Socioeconomic and Health on Life Expectancy in the Low- and Lower- Middle-Income Countries Journal of Epidemiology. 2013. 24(2): 117-124.

Akter S, Jesmin S, Rahman MM, Islam MM, Khatun MT, Yamaguchi N, Akashi H, Mizutani T. Higher Gravidity and Parity Are Associated with Increased Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome among Rural Bangladeshi Women Plos One. 2013. 8(8):e68319.

Mondal MNI, Shitan M. Projection of Human Immunodeficiency Virus among the High Risk Groups in Malaysia Japanese Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2013. 66(5):421-424.

Rahman MM, Gilmour S, Saito E, Sultana P, Ken. Self-reported illness and household strategies for coping with health-care payments in Bangladesh Bulletin of The World Health Organization. 2013. 91:449-45.

Rahman MM, Gilmour S, Saito E, Sultana P, Shibuya K. Health-related financial catastrophe, inequality and chronic illness in Bangladesh Plos One. 2013. 8(2): E5687.

Jesmin S, Akter S, Rahman MM, Islam MM, Mondal MNI, Sultana SN, Mowa CN, Yamaguchi N, Okazaki O, Satoru. et al. Disruption of components of vascular endothelial growth factor angiogenic signalling system in metabolic syndrome. Findings from a study conducted in rural Bangladeshi women Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 2013. 109(4):696-705.

Islam GMR, Hoque MM. Food safety regulation in Bangladesh, chemical hazard and some perception to overcome the dilemma International Food Research Journal. 2013. 20(1):47-5.

Mondal MNI, Takaku H, Ohkusa Y. Impact of Age at Marriage and Migration on HIV and AIDS Epidemics in Japan International Journal for Equity in Health. 2009. 8:23.

Mondal MNI, Takaku H, Ohkusa Y, Sugawara T, Okabe N. HIV Acquisition and Transmission in Bangladesh: Turning to the Concentrated Epidemic Japanese Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2009. 62(2):111-119.

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