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STUDY OF PREHYPERTENSION & HYPERTENSION IN RURAL AREA OF VADODARA DISTRICT

@inproceedings{Parekh2013STUDYOP,
  title={STUDY OF PREHYPERTENSION & HYPERTENSION IN RURAL AREA OF VADODARA DISTRICT},
  author={A. Parekh and M. Parekh and A. Kumar},
  year={2013}
}
  • A. Parekh, M. Parekh, A. Kumar
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Background: Hypertension is an important public health problem worldwide and is the most widely recognized modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular disease, cerebrovascular disease (stroke) and end-stage renal disease. Aims & Objective: This study is to assess the prevalence of prehypertension and hypertension in rural Vadodara. Material and Methods: A planned pretested schedule was used to collect data regarding demographic characteristics and blood pressure pattern. The cross-sectional study… CONTINUE READING
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