Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in the older population: results from the multiple national studies on ageing.

@article{Yang2016PrevalenceAT,
  title={Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in the older population: results from the multiple national studies on ageing.},
  author={Fan Yang and Dongfu Qian and Dan Hu},
  journal={Journal of the American Society of Hypertension : JASH},
  year={2016},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={140-8}
}
The international comparisons that provided useful epidemiologic information of hypertension in the elderly people is still sparse; we aim to provide the latest international estimates on the burden of hypertension. These sampling methods of the selection of surveys mainly used multistage population registry; this cross-national study of 63,014 adults aged ≥50 years was from in four high-income countries, four upper-middle-income countries (UMICs), and three low-middle-income countries (LMICs… CONTINUE READING
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