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Gender-specific prevalence and associated risk factors of prehypertension among rural children and adolescents in Northeast China: a cross-sectional study.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23108847     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
CONCLUSION: Pediatric prehypertension is highly prevalent in rural Northeast China. The risk factors for prehypertension differed among boys and girls. A more comprehensive risk profile of prehypertension among children and adolescents needs to be established for early prevention.
Authors:
Xiaofan Guo; Liqiang Zheng; Yang Li; Shasha Yu; Xinghu Zhou; Rui Wang; Xingang Zhang; Zhaoqing Sun; Yingxian Sun
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't     Date:  2012-10-30
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of pediatrics     Volume:  172     ISSN:  1432-1076     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Pediatr.     Publication Date:  2013 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-02-01     Completed Date:  2013-07-23     Revised Date:  2014-07-31    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7603873     Medline TA:  Eur J Pediatr     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  223-30     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Child
Child, Preschool
China / epidemiology
Cross-Sectional Studies
Female
Humans
Male
Prehypertension / epidemiology*
Prevalence
Risk Factors
Rural Population / statistics & numerical data
Sex Factors
Skinfold Thickness

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