Ahmed Ali Madar

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Publications

  • Madar, Ahmed Ali; Benavente, Pierina; Czapka, Elżbieta; Herrero-Arias, Raquel; Younes, Jasmin Haj & Hasha, Wegdan Hamed Nasser [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2022). COVID-19: information access, trust and adherence to health advice among migrants in Norway. Archives of Public Health. ISSN 0778-7367. 80(15). doi: 10.1186/s13690-021-00764-4. Full text in Research Archive
  • Zhou, Bin; Carrillo-Larco, Rodrigo M.; Danaei, Goodarz; Riley, Leanne M.; Paciorek, Christopher J. & Stevens, Gretchen A. [Show all 100 contributors for this article] (2021). Worldwide trends in hypertension prevalence and progress in treatment and control from 1990 to 2019: a pooled analysis of 1201 population-representative studies with 104 million participants. The Lancet. ISSN 0140-6736. 398(10304), p. 957–980. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736%2821%2901330-1. Full text in Research Archive
  • Iurilli, Maria Laura Caminia; Zhou, Bin; Bennett, James E.; Carrillo-Larco, Rodrigo M.; Sophiea, Marisa K. & Rodriguez-Martinez, Andrea [Show all 77 contributors for this article] (2021). Heterogeneous contributions of change in population distribution of body mass index to change in obesity and underweight. eLIFE. ISSN 2050-084X. 10. doi: 10.7554/eLife.60060. Full text in Research Archive
  • Heen, Espen Kolstad; Romøren, Maria; Yassin, Amal A & Madar, Ahmed Ali (2021). Household Water is the Main Source of Iodine Consumption Among Women in Hargeisa, Somaliland: A Cross-Sectional Study. Journal of Nutrition. ISSN 0022-3166. doi: 10.1093/jn/nxab377.
  • Heen, Espen Kolstad; Madar, Ahmed Ali; Yassin, Amal A & Romøren, Maria (2021). Estimates of fluid intake, urine output and hydration-levels in women from Somaliland: a cross-sectional study. Journal of Nutritional Science (JNS). ISSN 2048-6790. doi: 10.1017/jns.2021.54.
  • Taddei, Cristina; Zhou, Bin; Bixby, Honor; Carrillo-Larco, Rodrigo M.; Danaei, Goodarz & Jackson, Rod T. [Show all 55 contributors for this article] (2020). Repositioning of the global epicentre of non-optimal cholesterol . Nature. ISSN 0028-0836. 582, p. 73–77. doi: 10.1038/s41586-020-2338-1. Full text in Research Archive
  • Rodriguez-Martinez, Andrea; Zhou, Bin; Sophiea, Marisa K.; Bentham, James; Paciorek, Christopher J. & Turilli, Maria L.C. [Show all 54 contributors for this article] (2020). Height and body-mass index trajectories of school-aged children and adolescents from 1985 to 2019 in 200 countries and territories: a pooled analysis of 2181 population-based studies with 65 million participants. The Lancet. ISSN 0140-6736. 396(10261), p. 1511–1524. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736%2820%2931859-6. Full text in Research Archive
  • Madar, Ahmed Ali; Strand, Bjørn Heine & Meyer, Haakon E (2020). Self-reported health and associated factors among the immigrant populations in Norway. Journal of Public Health (Berlin). ISSN 2198-1833. doi: 10.1007/s10389-020-01266-3. Full text in Research Archive
  • Madar, Ahmed Ali; Heen, Espen Kolstad; Hopstock, Laila Arnesdatter; Carlsen, Monica Hauger & Meyer, Haakon E (2020). Iodine intake in Norwegian women and men: The population-based Tromsø Study 2015–2016. Nutrients. ISSN 2072-6643. 12(11), p. 1–13. doi: 10.3390/nu12113246. Full text in Research Archive
  • Heen, Espen Kolstad & Madar, Ahmed Ali (2020). Bottled Water from National Manufacturers in Somaliland: Water Quality and Health Implications. ScienceOpen. ISSN 2199-1006. doi: 10.14293/S2199-1006.1.SOR-.PPRWQPU.v1.
  • Itkonen, Suvi T.; Andersen, Rikke; Björk, Anne K.; Konde, Åsa Brugård; Eneroth, Hanna & Erkkola, Maijaliisa [Show all 13 contributors for this article] (2020). Vitamin D status and current policies to achieve adequate vitamin D intake in the Nordic countries. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. ISSN 1403-4948. p. 1–12. doi: 10.1177/1403494819896878. Full text in Research Archive
  • Ahmed , Hassan Soheir; Marjerrison, Niki; Kjøllesdal, Marte Karoline Råberg; Stigum, Hein; Htet, Aung Soe & Bjertness, Espen [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2019). Comparison of Cardiovascular Risk Factors among Somalis Living in Norway and Somaliland. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH). ISSN 1661-7827. 16(13), p. 1–12. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16132353. Full text in Research Archive
  • Ahmed, Soheir H.; Meyer, Haakon E; Kjøllesdal, Marte Karoline Råberg; Marjerrison, Niki; Mdala, Ibrahimu & Htet, Aung Soe [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2019). The prevalence of selected risk factors for non-communicable diseases in Hargeisa, Somaliland: a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health. ISSN 1471-2458. 19(1). doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-7101-x. Full text in Research Archive
  • Hassan Ahmed, Soheir; Meyer, Haakon E; Kjøllesdal, Marte Karoline Råberg & Madar, Ahmed Ali (2018). Prevalence and Predictors of Overweight and Obesity among Somalis in Norway and Somaliland: A Comparative Study. Journal of Obesity. ISSN 2090-0708. 2018. doi: 10.1155/2018/4539171. Full text in Research Archive
  • Chen, Sairah Lai Fa; Dahl, Cecilie; Meyer, Haakon E & Madar, Ahmed Ali (2018). Estimation of Salt Intake Assessed by 24-Hour Urinary Sodium Excretion among Somali Adults in Oslo, Norway. Nutrients. ISSN 2072-6643. 10(7). doi: 10.3390/nu10070900. Full text in Research Archive
  • Addawe, Mohammed-nur-Ahmed; Mburu, Christina Brux & Madar, Ahmed Ali (2018). Barriers to cervical cancer screening: A qualitative study among Somali women in Oslo Norway. Health and Primary Care (HPC). ISSN 2515-107X. 2(1), p. 1–5. doi: 10.15761/HPC.1000128.
  • Madar, Ahmed Ali; Meltzer, Helle Margrete; Heen, Espen K & Meyer, Haakon E (2018). Iodine Status among Somali Immigrants in Norway. Nutrients. ISSN 2072-6643. 10(3). doi: 10.3390/nu10030305. Full text in Research Archive
  • Larsen, Tine Mejdell; Mburu, Christina Brux; Kongelf, Anine; Tingberg, Tonje; Sannoh, Fatmata & Madar, Ahmed Ali (2017). Red Cross volunteers’ experience with a mobile community event- based surveillance (CEBS) system in Sierra Leone during-and after the Ebola outbreak- A qualitative study. Health and Primary Care (HPC). ISSN 2515-107X. doi: 10.15761/hpc.1000114. Full text in Research Archive
  • Madar, Ahmed Ali; Gundersen, Thomas E; Haug, Anne M & Meyer, Haakon E (2017). Vitamin D supplementation and vitamin D status in children of immigrant background in Norway. Public Health Nutrition. ISSN 1368-9800. 20(16), p. 2887–2892. doi: 10.1017/S136898001700180X. Full text in Research Archive
  • Knutsen, Kirsten Irene Valebjørg; Madar, Ahmed Ali; Brekke, Mette; Meyer, Haakon E; Eggemoen, Åse Ruth & Mdala, Ibrahimu [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2017). Effect of Vitamin D on Thyroid Autoimmunity: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Controlled Trial Among Ethnic Minorities. Journal of the Endocrine Society (JES). ISSN 2472-1972. 1 (5), p. 470–479. doi: 10.1210/js.2017-00037.
  • Meyer, Haakon E; Skram, Kristina; Berge, Ingvill Almås; Madar, Ahmed Ali & Bjørndalen, Hilde (2017). Nutritional rickets in Norway: a nationwide register-based cohort study. BMJ Open. ISSN 2044-6055. 7(5). doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015289. Full text in Research Archive
  • Løvlie, Astrid Louise & Madar, Ahmed Ali (2016). Postpartum Depression Among Somali Women in Norway. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. ISSN 1557-1912. p. 1–7. doi: 10.1007/s10903-016-0487-y.
  • Madar, Ahmed Ali; Stene, Lars Christian; Meyer, Haakon E; Brekke, Mette; Lagerløv, Per & Knutsen, Kirsten Irene Valebjørg (2016). Effect of vitamin D3 supplementation on iron status: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial among ethnic minorities living in Norway. Nutrition Journal. ISSN 1475-2891. 15. doi: 10.1186/s12937-016-0192-7. Full text in Research Archive
  • Madar, Ahmed Ali; Knutsen, Kirsten Irene Valebjørg; Stene, Lars Christian; Brekke, Mette; Lagerløv, Per & Meyer, Haakon E [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2015). Effect of vitamin D3-supplementation on bone markers (serumP1NP and CTX): A randomized, double blinded, placebo controlled trial among healthy immigrants living in Norway . Bone Reports. ISSN 2352-1872. 2, p. 82–88. doi: 10.1016/j.bonr.2015.05.004.
  • Avagyan, Diana; Neupane, Sudan Prasad; Gundersen, Thomas & Madar, Ahmed Ali (2015). Vitamin D status in pre-school children in rural Nepal. Public Health Nutrition. ISSN 1368-9800. p. 1–7. doi: 10.1017/S136898001500083X.
  • Avagyan, Diana; Neupane, Sudan Prasad; Gundersen, Thomas Erik & Madar, Ahmed Ali (2014). Vitamin D status in pre-school children in rural Nepal. Public Health Nutrition. ISSN 1368-9800. 19(3), p. 470–476. doi: 10.1017/S136898001500083X.
  • Knutsen, Kirsten Irene Valebjørg; Madar , Ahmed Ali; Brekke, Mette; Meyer, Haakon E; Natvig, Bård & Mdala, Ibrahimu [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2014). Effect of vitamin D on musculoskeletal pain and headache: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial among adult ethnic minorities in Norway. Pain. ISSN 0304-3959. 155(12), p. 2591–2598. doi: 10.1016/j.pain.2014.09.024.
  • Madar , Ahmed Ali; Knutsen, Kirsten Irene Valebjørg; Stene, Lars Christian; Brekke, Mette; Meyer, Haakon E & Lagerløv, Per (2014). Effect of vitamin D3 supplementation on glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c), fructosamine, serum lipids, and body mass index: a randomized, doubleblinded, placebo-controlled trial among healthy immigrants living in Norway. BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care. ISSN 2052-4897. 2. doi: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2014-000026. Full text in Research Archive
  • Knutsen, Kirsten Irene Valebjørg; Madar , Ahmed Ali; Lagerløv, Per; Brekke, Mette; Raastad, Truls & Stene, Lars Christian [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2014). Does Vitamin D Improve Muscle Strength in Adults? A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Trial Among Ethnic Minorities in Norway. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism (JCEM). ISSN 0021-972X. 99(1), p. 194–202. doi: 10.1210/jc.2013-2647.
  • Holvik, Kristin; Madar , Ahmed Ali; Meyer, Haakon E; Lofthus, Cathrine Marie & Stene, Lars Christian (2012). Changes in the vitamin D endocrine system and bone turnover after oral vitamin D3 supplementation in healthy adults: results of a randomised trial. BMC Endocrine Disorders. ISSN 1472-6823. 12. doi: 10.1186/1472-6823-12-7.
  • Madar , Ahmed Ali; Klepp, Knut Inge & Meyer, Haakon E (2011). The effect of tailor-made information on vitamin D status of immigrant mothers in Norway: a cluster randomized controlled trial. Maternal & Child Nutrition. ISSN 1740-8695. 7(1), p. 92–99. doi: 10.1111/j.1740-8709.2009.00238.x.
  • Madar, AA; Klepp, KI & Meyer, Haakon E (2009). Effect of free vitamin D-2 drops on serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D in infants with immigrant origin: a cluster randomized controlled trial. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. ISSN 0954-3007. 63(4), p. 478–484. doi: 10.1038/sj.ejcn.1602982.
  • Madar, Ahmed A; Stene, Lars Christian & Meyer, Haakon E (2009). Vitamin D status among immigrant mothers from Pakistan, Turkey and Somalia and their infants attending child health clinics in Norway. British Journal of Nutrition. ISSN 0007-1145. 101(7), p. 1052–1058. doi: 10.1017/S0007114508055712.

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  • Diaz, Esperanza; Nørredam, Marie; Aradhya, Siddartha; Benfield, T.L.; Krasnik, Allan & Madar, Ahmed Ali [Show all 9 contributors for this article] (2020). Situational Brief: Migration and Covid-19 in Scandinavian Countries. Lancet ERA - International Health.
  • Chol, Ri Hak; Madar, Ahmed Ali; Slettedal, J.K; Bjertness, Kjersti B.; Sundby, Johanne & Bjertness, Espen (2019). Drivers of health transition in the DPRK. The Lancet Planetary Health. ISSN 2542-5196. 3 (3), p. 118–119. doi: 10.1016/S2542-5196%2819%2930013-0..
  • Holvik, Kristin; Meyer, Haakon E; Madar, Ahmed Ali & Brustad, Magritt (2019). Ikke nødvendig med høydosetilskudd av vitamin D. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. ISSN 0029-2001. 139(7), p. 602–604. doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.18.0749.
  • Holst, Christine; Sukums, Felix; Ngowi, Helena; Radovanović, Danica; Mwakapeje, Elibariki & Mdala, Ibrahimu [Show all 11 contributors for this article] (2019). Free access to digital health information in Iringa, Tanzania: Development, provision and testing the effect of digital health messages to rural communities.
  • Torheim, Liv Elin; Meltzer, Helle Margrete; Dahl, Lisbeth; Brantsæter, Anne Lise; Madar, Ahmed Ali & Abel, Marianne Hope (2017). - Gode grunner til å ha melk og sjømat i kostholdet. Forskning.no. ISSN 1891-635X.
  • Abel, Marianne Hope; Brantsæter, Anne Lise; Dahl, Lisbeth; Torheim, Liv Elin; Madar, Ahmed Ali & Meltzer, Helle Margrete (2017). Jodsituasjonen i Norge -Et akutt behov for tiltak. Norsk tidsskrift for ernæring (NTFE). ISSN 1503-5034. p. 24–29.
  • Knutsen, Kirsten Irene Valebjørg; Madar, Ahmed Ali; Brekke, Mette; Meyer, Haakon E; Natvig, Bård & Mdala, Ibrahimu [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2015). Effect of vitamin D on musculoskeletal pain and headache: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial among adult ethnic minorities in Norway.
  • Bjertness, Espen & Madar , Ahmed Ali (2014). North Korea: A challenge for global solidarity. The Lancet. ISSN 0140-6736. 383(9926), p. 1381–1382. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736%2814%2960677-2.
  • Knutsen, Kirsten Irene Valebjørg; Madar , Ahmed Ali; Meyer, Haakon E; Brekke, Mette; Raastad, Truls & Stene, Lars Christian [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2010). Effekt av vitamin D-tilskudd på muskelstyrke, muskelskjelettsmerter og hodepine hos immigranter i Norge. En randomisert, dobbelt blindet, kontrollert studie. Frie foredrag, forskningsdagen. Tildelt AFUs forskningpris.
  • Holvik, Kristin; Madar , Ahmed Ali; Stene, Lars Christian; Lofthus, Cathrine Marie & Meyer, Haakon E (2010). Changes in the vitamin D endocrine system and bone turnover (serum tracp) after four weeks of daily vitamin D3 supplementation in healthy adults: Are there ethnic differences? Osteoporosis International. ISSN 0937-941X. 21, p. 99–99. doi: 10.1007/s00198-010-1247-9.
  • Holvik, Kristin; Madar, Ahmed Ali; Meyer, Haakon E; Lofthus, Cathrine Marie & Stene, Lars Christian (2007). Effect of Four Weeks of Vitamin D3 Supplementation During Late Winter on Markers of the Vitamin D Endocrine System and Bone Turnover. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. ISSN 0884-0431. 22.
  • Holvik, Kristin; Madar, AA; Meyer, HE; Lofthus, CM & Stene, Lars Christian (2007). Effect of four weeks of vitamin D3 supplementation during late winter on markers of the vitamin D endocrine system and bone turnover. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. ISSN 0884-0431. 22.
  • Holvik, Kristin; Madar, Ahmed Ali; Meyer, Haakon E; Lofthus, Cathrine Marie & Stene, Lars Christian (2006). A Randomized Comparison of Increase in Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D after Oral Intake of 10 µg Vitamin D3 from Multivitamin Tablets or Fish Oil Capsules in Healthy Young Adults.

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Published Apr. 13, 2011 2:44 PM - Last modified May 31, 2016 3:46 PM