oa South African Medical Journal - Hypertension detected in young Black women by routine screening in a family planning clinic
|Article Title||Hypertension detected in young Black women by routine screening in a family planning clinic|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Baragwanath Hospital and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg|
|Publication Date||Jul 1976|
|Pages||1198 - 1201|
|Keyword(s)||Black population, Cardiology, Communiy health, Family planning, Hypertension and Routine screening|
The prevalence of hypertension, defined as a diastolic blood pressure over 100 mmHg, among young Black women who attended a family planning clinic in Johannesburg, was 2,85%, while in those over 35 years of age it was 8,5%.
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