Prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in Malaysia: A national study of 16,440 subjects.

Study design: A cross-sectional study was conducted in all states of Malaysia to determine the prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension. A stratified two-stage cluster sampling design with proportional allocation was used. Methods: Trained nurses obtained two blood pressu...

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Main Authors: Gyanchand Rampal, Lekhraj Rampal, Md. Zain, Azhar, Rampal, Sanjay, Rahman, Abdul Rashid
Format: Article
Published: WB Saunders 2008
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