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Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in rural and urban communities in high-, middle-, and low-income countries.
|Title||Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in rural and urban communities in high-, middle-, and low-income countries.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Chow 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 Authors||PURE(Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology) Study investigators|
|Journal||JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association|
|Date Published||2013 Sep 4|
Hypertension is the most important preventable cause of morbidity and mortality globally, yet there are relatively few data collected using standardized methods.