The Determinants and Scope of Public Health Interventions to Tackle the Global Problem of Hypertension

@inproceedings{Shrivastava2014TheDA,
  title={The Determinants and Scope of Public Health Interventions to Tackle the Global Problem of Hypertension},
  author={Saurabh Rambiharilal Shrivastava and Prateek Saurabh Shrivastava and Jegadeesh D. Ramasamy},
  booktitle={International journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Hypertension is a significant public health concern of world-wide distribution and is also the most common cardiovascular disease risk factor. Adequate control of blood pressure is a critical element in the prevention of hypertension induced-organ damage and life-threatening complications. Prevention of hypertension is possible and early detection and effective treatment can significantly reduce the incidence of adverse clinical outcomes. METHODS An extensive search of all… CONTINUE READING

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