Prevalence of hypertension in schoolgoing children.

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OBJECTIVE To establish norms of blood pressure in children of different age groups, prevalence of hypertension and probable precipitating or aggravating factors. DESIGN Cross sectional study. SETTING Five thousand school children of Amritsar city. METHODS Three readings of blood pressure were recorded. Norms for each year age group from 5-17 years of… (More)

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