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The Saskatchewan Heart Foundation Blood Pressure Survey: The efficacy of community-based detection and referral programs.
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PMID:  21229003     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Between 1975 and 1988, demographic data, weight and height measurements, and blood pressure readings were obtained for 77 890 residents of Saskatchewan (about 7.6% of the population). High readings were present in 7.8% of those surveyed, but prevalence fell over the lifetime of the survey. Subjects whose drug therapy was modified had a larger fall in blood pressure than those whose medical regimen was unchanged.
T W Wilson; M Dubois; V Ramsden; P Raina; L K Tan
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Canadian family physician Médecin de famille canadien     Volume:  37     ISSN:  0008-350X     ISO Abbreviation:  Can Fam Physician     Publication Date:  1991 Mar 
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Created Date:  2011-01-13     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0120300     Medline TA:  Can Fam Physician     Country:  Canada    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  623-8     Citation Subset:  -    
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