Browsing Journal Articles by Subject "hypertension"

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  • The influence of socio-economic status on casual blood pressures of the adult Nigerians 

    Adedoyin, Rufus A.; Mbada, Chidozie E.; Awofolu, Omotesho O.; Oyebami, Olubunmi M. (Sage Publication, 2005-07)
    Background Studies into social inequalities in health tend to focus more on parental socio-economic status (SES) as it affects the children. We aimed to test the hypothesis that socio-economic inequalities would not affect ...
  • Prevalence and pattern of hypertension in a semiurban community in Nigeria 

    Adedoyin, Rufus A.; Mbada, Chidozie E.; Balogun, Michael O.; Martins, Tanimola; Adebayo, Rasaaq A.; Akintomide, Anthony; Akinwusi, Patience O. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins., 2008-07)
    Background Hypertension has been reported to be a major problem of the blacks. There is a paucity of studies, however, on community-based surveys on the prevalence and pattern of hypertension in Nigeria in the recent time. ...