Publications

​Policy implications and policy work

Cost effectiveness of a government supported policy strategy to decrease sodium intake: global analysis across 183 nations.

Michael Webb, Saman Fahimi, Gitanjali M Singh, Shahab Khatibzadeh, Renata Micha, Justin Powles, Dariush Mozaffarian BMJ January 2017

​Links of major foods and nutrients with non-communicable diseases

Impact of dietary and metabolic risk factors on cardiovascular and diabetes mortality in South Asia: analysis from the 2010 global burden of disease study.

Mohammed Y Yakoob, Renata Micha, Shahab Khatibzadeh, Gitanjali M Singh, Peilin Shi, Habibul Ahsan, Nagalla Balakrishna, Ginnela NV Brahmam, Yu Chen, Ashkan Afshin, Saman Fahimi, Goodarz Danaei, John Powles, Majid Ezzati, Dariush Mozaffarian American Journal of Public Health December 2016

Estimating change in cardiovascular disease and diabetes burdens due to dietary and metabolic factors in Korea 1998-2011: a comparative risk assessment analysis.

Yoonsu Cho, Frederick Cudhea, Ju-Hyun Park, Jong-Tae Lee, Dariush Mozaffarian, Gitanjali M Singh, Min-Jeong Shin BMJ Open December 2016

The impact of dietary and metabolic risk factors on cardiovascular diseases and type 2 diabetes mortality in Brazil.

Marcia C de Oliviera Otto, Ashkan Afshin, Renata Micha, Shahab Khatibzadeh, Saman Fahimi, Gitanjali M Singh, Goodarz Danaei, Rosely Sichieri, Carlos A Montiero, Maria LC Louzada, Majid Ezzati, Dariush Mozaffarian PLoS One March 2016

Impact of nonoptimal intakes of saturated, polyunsaturated, and trans fat on global burdens of coronary heart disease.

Qianyi Wang, Ashkan Afshin, Mohammed Y Yakoob, Gitanjali M Singh, Colin D Rehm, Shahab Khatibzadeh, Renata Micha, Peilin Shi, Dariush Mozaffarian Journal of the American Heart Association January 2016

Estimated global, regional, and national disease burdens related to sugar-sweetened beverage consumption in 2010.

Gitanjali M Singh, Renata Micha, Stephen Lim, Majid Ezzati, Dariush Mozaffarian Circulation August 2015

The impact of dietary habits and metabolic risk factors on cardiovascular and diabetes mortality in countries of the Middle East and North Africa in 2010: a comparative risk assessment analysis.

Ashkan Afshin, Renata Micha, Shahab Khatibzadeh, Saman Fahimi, Peilin Shi, John Powles, Gitanjali M Singh, Mohammed Y Yakoob, Morteza Abdollahi, Suad Al-Hooti, Farshad Farzadfar, Anahita Houshiar-rad, Nahla Hwalla, Eda Koksal, Abdulrahman Musaiger, Gulden Pekcan, Abla Mehio Sibai, Sahar Zaghloul, Goodarz Danaei, Majid Ezzati, Dariush Mozaffarian BMJ Open May 2015

Global sodium consumption and death from cardiovascular causes.

Dariush Mozaffarian, Saman Fahimi, Gitanjali M Singh, Renata Micha, Shahab Khatibzadeh, Rebecca E Engell, Stephen Lim, Goodarz Danaei, Majid Ezzati, John Powles New England Journal of Medicine August 2014

Intakes and trends of major foods, beverages, nutrients, and diet patterns

Global, regional, and national consumption levels of dietary fats and oils in 1990 and 2010: a systematic analysis including 266 country-specific nutrition surveys.

Renata Micha, Shahab Khatibzadeh, Peilin Shi, Stephen Lim, Kathryn G Andrews, Rebecca E Engell, John Powles, Majid Ezzati, Dariush Mozaffarian BMJ April 2014