STEPwise approach to chronic disease risk factor surveillance
Seychelles has conducted national STEPS surveys in 2004 and 2013.
Click on the links below to access the STEPS reports, the Fact Sheet or the journal articles from Seychelles.
2004 STEPS Survey Article: Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in a middle-income country and estimates cost of a treatment strategy
- 2004 STEPS Survey Article: The prediction of insulin resistance with serum triglyceride and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels in an East African Population
- 2004 STEPS Survey Article: Decreasing association between Body Mass Index and blood pressure over time
2004 STEPS Survey Article: Diabetes and pre-diabetes are associated with cardiovascular risk factors and carotid/femoral intima-media thickness independently of markers of insulin resistance and adiposity
- 2004 STEPS Survey Article: Low prevalence of individuals with optimal or borderline levels of cardiovascular risk factors extends to rapidly developing countries
2004 STEPS Survey Article: Microalbuminuria, but not cystatin C, is associated with carotid atherosclerosis in middle-aged adults
2004 STEPS Survey Article: Prevalence, awareness and control of hypertension of diabetes in the Seychelles and relationship with excess body weight
- 2004 STEPS Survey Article: No further decrease in blood pressure when the interval between readings exceeds one hour
2004 STEPS Survey Article: Divergent fifteen-year trends in traditional and cardiometabolic risk factors of cardiovascular diseases in the Seychelles