Renal Dysfunction among Ghanaians Living with Clinically Diagnosed Hypertension in the Asutifi-South District: A Cross-Sectional Descriptive Study at the St. Elizabeth Hospital, Hwidiem

@inproceedings{Lokpo2018RenalDA,
  title={Renal Dysfunction among Ghanaians Living with Clinically Diagnosed Hypertension in the Asutifi-South District: A Cross-Sectional Descriptive Study at the St. Elizabeth Hospital, Hwidiem},
  author={Sylvester Yao Lokpo and James Osei-Yeboah and William K B A Owiredu and Francis Abeku Ussher and Verner N Orish and Felix Gadzeto and Paul Ntiamoah and Felix Abekah Botchway and Ivan Muanah and Romeo Asumbasiya Aduko},
  booktitle={International journal of hypertension},
  year={2018}
}
Background This study aimed at evaluating the burden of renal dysfunction among people living with hypertension in the Asutifi-South District of the Brong Ahafo Region, who were attending clinic at the St. Elizabeth Hospital in Hwidiem. Methodology A hospital-based, cross-sectional study was conducted among two hundred (200) hypertensive clients aged between 27 and 88 years who reported for clinical management from January to March, 2018. Data on sociodemography, comorbid disease status… CONTINUE READING

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