Prevalence , awareness , treatment and control of hypertension and salt intake in some rural areas of

@inproceedings{SOVI2011PrevalenceA,
  title={Prevalence , awareness , treatment and control of hypertension and salt intake in some rural areas of},
  author={SLAVICA SOVI},
  year={2011}
}
  • SLAVICA SOVI
  • Published 2011
Background and Purpose: High salt intake through food rich in salt is one of the important risk factors for hypertension, and even modest reduction in salt intake lowers the blood pressure (BP). In Croatia 91.6 % of the total territory is classified as rural and 47.6% of population live in rural regions. The study was conducted in order to determine salt intake and awareness on harmful effect of salt on BP, prevalence, treatment and control of hypertension in rural part of Sisak – Moslavina… CONTINUE READING
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