High blood pressure and some risk factors in a Brazilian capital.

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OBJECTIVES Estimate the prevalence of hypertension and some cardiovascular risk factors in the adult population of a major city in Brazil. METHODS Descriptive, observational, transversal population-based study substantiated by the home survey of a simple random sample (>18 years old). Standardized questionnaires were used to obtain sociodemographic… (More)

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@article{Jardim2007HighBP, title={High blood pressure and some risk factors in a Brazilian capital.}, author={Paulo C{\'e}sar Brand{\~a}o Veiga Jardim and Maria do Ros{\'a}rio Peixoto Gondim and Estelamaris Tronco Monego and Humberto Moreira and Priscila Valverde de Oliveira Vitorino and Weimar Kunz Sebba Barroso de Souza and Luiz C{\'e}sar Naz{\'a}rio Scala}, journal={Arquivos brasileiros de cardiologia}, year={2007}, volume={88 4}, pages={452-7} }