Impact of poverty on hypertension and cardiovascular disease in sub-Saharan Africa

  • YK Seedat
  • Published 2007 in Cardiovascular journal of Africa

Abstract

Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has huge amounts of natural resources and a source of strategic minerals. It is not overpopulated compared to the Asian continent, yet the economic conditions have deteriorated alarmingly in recent years. It is the poorest continent and has the lowest per capita income in the world. An analysis of the causes of poverty and its… (More)

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@inproceedings{Seedat2007ImpactOP, title={Impact of poverty on hypertension and cardiovascular disease in sub-Saharan Africa}, author={YK Seedat}, booktitle={Cardiovascular journal of Africa}, year={2007} }