Prevalence and Control of Hypertension and Albuminuria in South Korea: Focus on Obesity and Abdominal Obesity in the Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2011–2012

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BACKGROUND Albuminuria is associated with cardiovascular disease, and the relationship between albuminuria and hypertension is well established in many studies. So the control of hypertension is critical for decreasing cardiovascular events and albuminuria. Obesity and abdominal obesity are also associated with hypertension and albuminuria. Therefore, we… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0111179

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@inproceedings{Yoon2014PrevalenceAC, title={Prevalence and Control of Hypertension and Albuminuria in South Korea: Focus on Obesity and Abdominal Obesity in the Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2011–2012}, author={Su-Jung Yoon and Do-Hoon Kim and Ga-Eun Nam and Y. Yoon and Kyung-Do Han and Dong-Wook Jung and Sang-Woon Park and Youngeun Kim and Sung-Ho Lee and Sang-Su Lee and Yang-Hyun Kim}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2014} }