Hypertension prevalence and associated factors in men and women living in cities of the Legal Amazon.

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INTRODUCTION Hypertension is a major public health problem due to its high prevalence, low levels of control, and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. OBJECTIVE To analyze the prevalence of hypertension and associated factors in men and women living in the cities of Legal Amazonia. METHODS A population-based, cross-sectional study was carried out… (More)
DOI: 10.1590/1980-5497201600010004

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@article{Silva2016HypertensionPA, title={Hypertension prevalence and associated factors in men and women living in cities of the Legal Amazon.}, author={Elcimary Cristina Silva and Maria Silvia Amicucci Soares Martins and Lenir Vaz Guimar{\~a}es and Neuber Jos{\'e} Segri and Maria Aparecida Lima Lopes and Mariano Mart{\'i}nez Espinosa}, journal={Revista brasileira de epidemiologia = Brazilian journal of epidemiology}, year={2016}, volume={19 1}, pages={38-51} }