Trends in population blood pressure and prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension among middle-aged and older adults in a rural area of Northwest China from 1982 to 2010.

TitleTrends in population blood pressure and prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension among middle-aged and older adults in a rural area of Northwest China from 1982 to 2010.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsZhao Y, Yan H, Marshall RJ, Dang S, Yang R, Li Q, Qin X
JournalPloS one
Volume8
Issue4
Paginatione61779
Date Published2013
Abstract

To assess trends in average blood pressure levels and prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension among adults in a rural area of Northwest China, and to determine associated risk factors.

DOI10.1242/bio.20133988
Alternate JournalPLoS ONE