Prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of arterial hypertension in an elderly population in Belgium

@article{Backer1998PrevalenceAT,
  title={Prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of arterial hypertension in an elderly population in Belgium},
  author={Guy de Backer and Kris Myny and Stefaan De Henauw and Z Doyen and Herman van Oyen and Jean Tafforeau and Marcel Kornitzer},
  journal={Journal of Human Hypertension},
  year={1998},
  volume={12},
  pages={701-706}
}
Objective: To study the prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of arterial hypertension in the elderly population in Belgium.Study group: An age- and sex-stratified sample of 2212 Belgian subjects aged 65 years or more, selected from the original cohort of the Belgian Interuniversity Research on Nutrition and Health (BIRNH) study; participation in… CONTINUE READING