[Knowledge of an urban population about arterial hypertension: prospective study carried out in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso].

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The objective of this prospective survey was to estimate the prevalence of hypertension in the city of Ouagadougou and to evaluate the information level as well as the knowledge of the population regarding hypertension. We carried out a urban community based cross sectional study. Subjects were black African, and aged of 18 years at least. They were… (More)

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@article{Niakara2003KnowledgeOA, title={[Knowledge of an urban population about arterial hypertension: prospective study carried out in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso].}, author={Ali Niakara and Lucie Val{\'e}rie Ad{\'e}la{\"{i}de Nebi{\'e} and No l Marie Zagr{\'e} and Nazinigouba Ou{\'e}draogo and Alexandre Coffi Megnigbeto}, journal={Bulletin de la Societe de pathologie exotique}, year={2003}, volume={96 3}, pages={219-22} }