Blood pressure percentiles by age and body mass index for adults

  title={Blood pressure percentiles by age and body mass index for adults},
  author={M. Javad. Hosseini and Masoud Baikpour and Mahmoud Yousefifard and M Fayaz and Jalil Koohpayehzadeh and Parisa Ghelichkhani and Hadi Asady and Fereshteh Asgari and Koorosh Etemad and Ali Rafei and Mohammad Mehd{\'i} Gouya},
  booktitle={EXCLI journal},
Since no comprehensive study has been conducted on blood pressure (BP) percentiles established upon nationally representative sample population of adults, the present study aimed to construct the blood pressure percentiles by age, sex and body mass index (BMI) of the subjects. Analyses were based on data collected in 2011 from 8,425 adults aged 25 to 69 years old. Data on demographic characteristics, anthropometric measurements, and blood pressure was recorded for each subject. Linear… CONTINUE READING
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