Health-risk factors and the incidence of hypertension: 4-year prospective findings from a national cohort of 60,569 Thai open university students
OBJECTIVE: This study evaluates the impact of a number of demographic, biological, behavioural and lifestyle health risk factors on the incidence of hypertension in Thailand over a 4-year period. DESIGN: A 4-year prospective study of health risk factors and their effects on the incidence of hypertension in a national Thai Cohort Study from 2005 to 2009. SETTING: As Thailand is transitioning from a developing to a middle-income developed country,chronic diseases (particularly cardiovascular...[Show more]
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|Source:||BMJ Open 3.6 (2013): e002826/1-6|
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