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More than 75% of women over 75 have hypertension.

Vasan R, Beiser S, Seshadri S, Larson M, et al. Residual Lifetime Risk for Developing Hypertension in Middle-Aged Women and Men: The Framingham Heart Study. JAMA. 2002; 287(8): 1003-1010. http://jama.ama-assn.org/cgi/content/abstract/287/8/1003

Reference

Title
Residual Lifetime Risk for Developing Hypertension in Middle-Aged Women and Men: The Framingham Heart Study
Publication
JAMA
Publisher
American Medical Association
Publication Date
2002
Authors
Vasan R, Beiser S, Seshadri S, Larson M, et al
Volume & Issue
Volume 287, Issue 8
Pages
1003-1010
URL
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Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Age - A Major Risk Factor

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