oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Prevalence of hypertension in asymptomatic black adult male industrial workers in Marondera

Volume 31, Issue 5
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



Examination of 1,000 asymptomatic adult black male industrial workers employed in Marondera revealed 85 subjects with systolic blood pressure equal to or above 160mm mercury or diastolic blood pressure equal to or above 95mm mercury or both. The prevalence of hypertension by WHO criteria was thus 8,5%.

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