Blood pressure nomograms for children and adolescents in Turkey

@article{Tmer1999BloodPN,
  title={Blood pressure nomograms for children and adolescents in Turkey},
  author={Necmiye T{\"u}mer and Fatoş Yalçinkaya and E Rahsan Ince and Mes{\'i}ha Ek{\'i}m and Kader K{\"o}se and Nahit Çakar and Nazl1 Kara and Nuray {\"O}zkaya and C{\"u}neyt Ensari and Sermet {\"O}nder},
  journal={Pediatric Nephrology},
  year={1999},
  volume={13},
  pages={438-443}
}
 In order to obtain data on blood pressure (BP) distribution in Turkish children, a total of 5,599 Turkish children from birth to 18 years were studied. BP rises with age, and both systolic and diastolic BP showed a positive correlation with height and weight in both sexes. As the sampling was representative of Turkish children at different ages, the mean… CONTINUE READING