oa South African Medical Journal - Hypertension and ischaemic heart disease in Indian people living in South Africa and in India
|Article Title||Hypertension and ischaemic heart disease in Indian people living in South Africa and in India|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban|
|Publication Date||Jun 1982|
|Pages||965 - 967|
|Keyword(s)||Cardiology, Epidemiology, Hypertension, Indian population, Ischaemic heart disease and Mortality|
In a random house-to-house study of 1 000 Indians in Durban the prevalence of primary hypertension according to World Health Organization criteria was found to be 19% (females 22%, males 15%).
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