Prevalence of hypertension among Malay adolescents in Putrajaya secondary schools, Malaysia, 2010

Background: In Malaysia, the prevalence of hypertension amongst adults aged 30 years and above has increased from 32.9% in 1996 to 40.5% in 2004 and to 42.6% in 2006. Information on the prevalence of hypertension among adolescents is lacking. Objective: to determine the prevalence of hypertension am...

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Main Authors: Gyanchand Rampal, Lekhraj Rampal, Ng, Kai Choon, Izhar, Nur Izzati, Zulkafli, Farah Izzati, Ishak, Mohammad Nazrul, Ibrahim, Faisal, Syed Yahya, Sharifah Zainiyah
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Published: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia 2011
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