JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION, vol.34, no.6, pp.1208-1217, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION
awareness, control, hypertension, prevalence, treatment, Turkey, BLOOD-PRESSURE CONTROL, RISK-FACTORS, ADULT-POPULATION, UNITED-STATES, SALT INTAKE, EPIDEMIOLOGY, DISEASE, HEALTH, PREHYPERTENSION, MANAGEMENT
Objectives: The study aimed to assess the current epidemiology of hypertension, including its prevalence, the awareness of the condition and its treatment and control, in Turkey to evaluate changes in these factors over the last 10 years by comparing the results with the prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in Turkey (PatenT) study data (2003), as well as to assess parameters affecting awareness and the control of hypertension.