The effect of seasonal changes on blood pressure and urine specific gravity in children living in Mediterranean climate.

@article{Polat2006TheEO,
  title={The effect of seasonal changes on blood pressure and urine specific gravity in children living in Mediterranean climate.},
  author={Muzaffer Polat and Ipek Ozunan Akil and Hasan Yuksel and Şenol Coşkun and Dilek K. Yilmaz and Isil Erguder and Ali Onağ},
  journal={Medical science monitor : international medical journal of experimental and clinical research},
  year={2006},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={CR186-90}
}
BACKGROUND We aimed to evaluate the effects of seasonal changes on urinary specific gravity, blood pressure and urinary erythrocyte number in children living in Mediterranean climate. MATERIAL/METHODS The study was conducted on 547 children who presented for routine follow up to healthy-child care department between January 1997 and December 2002. Age, sex, weight, height, blood pressure, urinary specific gravity and urinary erythrocyte number were recorded by retrospective evaluation of… CONTINUE READING