Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in rural and urban communities in high-, middle-, and low-income countries.

TitlePrevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in rural and urban communities in high-, middle-, and low-income countries.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsChow CK, Teo KK, Rangarajan S, Islam S, Gupta R, Avezum A, Bahonar A, Chifamba J, Dagenais G, Diaz R, Kazmi K, Lanas F, Wei L, Lopez-Jaramillo P, Fanghong L, Ismail NH, Puoane T, Rosengren A, Szuba A, Temizhan A, Wielgosz A, Yusuf R, Yusufali A, McKee M, Liu L, Mony P, Yusuf S
Corporate AuthorsPURE(Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology) Study investigators
JournalJAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association
Volume310
Issue9
Pagination959-68
Date Published2013 Sep 4
Abstract

Hypertension is the most important preventable cause of morbidity and mortality globally, yet there are relatively few data collected using standardized methods.

DOI10.1039/c3cp52823e
Alternate JournalJAMA