TITLE

BP hot-spots identified

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Practice Nurse;2/8/2008, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that four in 10 adults tested during the Blood Pressure Association's Know Your Numbers Week had blood pressure readings of 140/90mmHg or above. Wales and Northern Ireland recorded the highest incidence of high blood pressure readings, at 44%, followed by 40% in England and 39% in Scotland. The West Midlands and Yorkshire and Humberside regions jointly topped the league table with 45% of participants found to have high blood pressure readings.
ACCESSION #
31505030

 

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