Hypertension awareness, treatment and control rates for an Asian population: results from a national survey in Korea.

OBJECTIVE This observational study was performed in order to determine the hypertension awareness, treatment, and control rates for the country of Korea. METHODS Rates were determined in conjunction with a national blood pressure survey in Korea in 1990. Through cluster sampling, individuals aged > 30 in 190/146,944 districts were selected for study… CONTINUE READING