Pharmacological treatment of hypertension and hyperlipidemia in Izhevsk, Russia

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BACKGROUND Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in Russia. Hypertension and hyperlipidemia are important risk factors for CVD that are modifiable by pharmacological treatment and life-style changes. We aimed to characterize the extent of the problem in a typical Russian city by examining the prevalence, treatment and control rates of… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12872-016-0300-9

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@inproceedings{Cybulsky2016PharmacologicalTO, title={Pharmacological treatment of hypertension and hyperlipidemia in Izhevsk, Russia}, author={Marta Cybulsky and Sarah L Cook and Anna V. Kontsevaya and Maxim Vasiljev and David Alberto Salas-de Le{\'o}n}, booktitle={BMC cardiovascular disorders}, year={2016} }