[Prevalence survey of cardiovascular risk factors in the general population in St. Louis (Senegal)].

@article{Pessinaba2013PrevalenceSO,
  title={[Prevalence survey of cardiovascular risk factors in the general population in St. Louis (Senegal)].},
  author={Soulemane Pessinaba and Ad Mbaye and G A D Yab{\'e}ta and Habibou Harouna and A E Sib and Adama Kane and Malick Bodian and Mouhamadou Bamba Ndiaye and M Mbaye-Ndour and Khadim Niang and Dior Diagne-Sow and Bouna Diack and Moussa Kane and Maboury Diao and J S Mathieu},
  journal={Annales de cardiologie et d'angeiologie},
  year={2013},
  volume={62 4},
  pages={253-8}
}
BACKGROUND Cardiovascular diseases are becoming with their risk factors a real health problem in Africa. The objectives of this study were to assess the prevalence of risk factors for cardiovascular diseases in the general population in Saint-Louis, Senegal. METHODOLOGY This is a cross-sectional, descriptive and analytical made in May 2010, in the Senegalese aged 15, residing in the city of Saint-Louis, Senegal. A systematic random sampling and stratified cluster has been achieved… CONTINUE READING