Epidemiology of hypertension in Fulani indigenous populations—age, gender and drivers

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BACKGROUND Hypertension is a public health problem and the main contributor to cardiovascular mortality and morbidity. Little is known about hypertension among the minority, diverse and socially disadvantaged 23-24 million Fulani/Peul populations dispersed in West, Central and East Africa, undergoing a transition from traditional to transitional and modern… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s41043-017-0112-2

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@inproceedings{Nyuyki2017EpidemiologyOH, title={Epidemiology of hypertension in Fulani indigenous populations—age, gender and drivers}, author={Clement Kufe Nyuyki and George Ngufor and George Ngong Mbeh and Jean Claude Mbanya}, booktitle={Journal of health, population, and nutrition}, year={2017} }