Awareness and prevalence of risk factors of coronary heart disease among teachers and bankers in Sokoto , Nigeria

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Coronary heart disease (CHD) was previously considered to be rare in sub-Saharan Africa, but its prevalence is on the increase mainly because of the increasing prevalence of its risk factors, linked to trends in urbanization and changes in lifestyle. This study sought to assess the awareness and prevalence of risk factors of coronary heart disease in Sokoto… (More)

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