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Researcher: Balogun, S (Dr Saliu Balogun)

Fields of Research

Rheumatology and Arthritis
Geriatrics and Gerontology
Aged Health Care
Public Health and Health Services
Central Nervous System
Community Child Health

Research Objectives

Skeletal System and Disorders (incl. Arthritis)
Health Related to Ageing
Behaviour and Health
Nervous System and Disorders

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Gender difference in the prevalence and socio-demographic correlates of mobility disability among older adults in Nigeria; European Journal of Ageing
Interventions for reducing sedentary behaviour in community-dwelling older adults (Protocol); Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Longitudinal associations between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D, physical activity, knee pain and dysfunction and physiological falls risk in community-dwelling older adults; Experimental Gerontology
Longitudinal associations of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin-D, physical activity, and knee pain and dysfunction with muscle loss in community-dwelling older adults; Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences
Maternal education and child immunization: the mediating roles of maternal literacy and socioeconomic status; Pan African Medical Journal
Obesity and multiple sclerosis: Prevalence, susceptibility and progression in disability; Future Neurology
Prospective associations of low muscle mass and function with 10-year falls risk, incident fracture and mortality in community-dwelling older adults; Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging

Research Projects

A randomised controlled trial evaluating community walking for knee osteoarthritis; Arthritis Australia (AFA)

Research Candidate Supervision