Prevalence of health behaviors related to hypertension in three blood pressure treatment groups: the Minnesota Heart Health Program.

@article{Nothwehr1994PrevalenceOH,
  title={Prevalence of health behaviors related to hypertension in three blood pressure treatment groups: the Minnesota Heart Health Program.},
  author={Faryle K Nothwehr and Patricia J. Elmer and Peter Hannan},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={1994},
  volume={23 3},
  pages={362-8}
}
BACKGROUND Lifestyle modifications have the potential to bring blood pressure under control or reduce the need for potentially harmful medications and, most importantly, to prevent high blood pressure from developing. Evaluation of the contribution of primary and secondary prevention efforts requires monitoring risk factors for hypertension among those with and without a history of the condition. METHODS This study in the Minnesota Heart Health Program describes the prevalence of the major… CONTINUE READING