Prevalence of Hypertension in Indian Tribes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies

@inproceedings{Rizwan2014PrevalenceOH,
  title={Prevalence of Hypertension in Indian Tribes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies},
  author={Suliankatchi Abdulkader Rizwan and Rakesh Kumar and Arvind K. Singh and Yadlapalli S Kusuma and Kapil Yadav and Chandrakant Sambaji Pandav},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2014}
}
INTRODUCTION In India there is an increasing trend in hypertension prevalence among the general population. Studies have shown that tribal populations in India are also experiencing this burden. OBJECTIVE The aim was to estimate the pooled prevalence of primary hypertension among adult tribal populations of India. METHODS A systematic search was conducted in MEDLINE, IndMed, Web of Science, Google Scholar and major journals for studies published between 1981 and 2011. Two authors… CONTINUE READING

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