Global cardiovascular risk profiles of untreated hypertensives in an urban, developing community in Africa

INTRODUCTION Blood pressure (BPR) control in people of African descent is poor, largely because of a lack of treatment. Although the requirements for immediate initiation of antihypertensive drug therapy are defined by global cardiovascular risk, the global cardiovascular risk profiles of untreated hypertensives at a community level are uncertain. AIM To… (More)