Blood pressure in blacks. Twin studies in Barbados.

  title={Blood pressure in blacks. Twin studies in Barbados.},
  author={Clarence E. Grim and Talbott Wilson and George D Nicholson and Tom Hassell and Henry S. Fraser and Carlene M Grim and David M. Wilson},
  volume={15 6 Pt 2},
We have recently reported that there are significant genetic influences on the population variation in blood pressure in black twins in Los Angeles. The present cross-sectional study was undertaken to replicate these findings in a black twin population that lives in a different biosocial environment. We chose the Caribbean island nation of Barbados, where… CONTINUE READING