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Epidemiology and awareness of hypertension in a rural Ugandan community: A cross-sectional study

  • Author(s): Charlebois, Edwin
  • Havlir, Diane
  • Kotwani, P
  • Kwarisiima, D
  • Clark, TD
  • Kabami, J
  • Geng, EH
  • Jain, V
  • Chamie, G
  • Petersen, ML
  • Thirumurthy, H
  • Kamya, MR
  • et al.

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http://europepmc.org/articles/PMC3890617?pdf=render
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Abstract

Background: Hypertension is one of the largest causes of preventable morbidity and mortality worldwide. There are few population-based studies on hypertension epidemiology to guide public health strategies in sub-Saharan Africa. Using a community-based str

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