Wednesday, December 2 / 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   •   Acropolis 4

Session 98:
Social Inequalities and Health Outcomes

Chair: Sally E. Findley, Columbia University and ICAP-NY
Discussant: Bassiahi Abdramane Soura, Université de Ouagadougou

  1. Prevalence and risk factors for self-reported non-communicable diseases among older Ugandans: a cross-sectional studyStephen Ojiambo Wandera, Makerere University ; Elizabeth Kwagala, Makerere University ; James Ntozi, Makerere University

  2. The social determinants of hypertension prevalence and awareness in urban poor communities in Accra, GhanaRaphael B. Awuah, University of Ghana ; Ama de-Graft Aikins, University of Ghana

  3. The "urban penalty" in adult mortality in Burkina Faso: in search of the evidenceYempabou Bruno Lankoande, Université Catholique de Louvain et Institut Supérieur des Sciences de la Population (ISSP)

  4. Knowledge of risk factors and barriers to health seeking behaviour on cervical cancer among women in micro enterprisesOlujide Adekeye, Covenant University ; Emmanuel O. Amoo, Covenant University ; Gbemisola Adetoro, Covenant University ; Mofoluwake P. Ajayi, Covenant University ; Tolulope Amusan, Covenant University ; Adenike E. Idowu, Covenant University ; Gbolahan Oni, Covenant University ; Fadeke Olu-Owolabi, Covenant University

  5. Neighbourhood effects and women’s health outcomes: a multilevel perspectiveFaustina Frempong-Ainguah, University of Ghana

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