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Hypertension in sub-Saharan Africa: cross-sectional surveys in four rural and urban communities.

Hendriks ME, Wit FW, Roos MT, Brewster LM, Akande TM, de Beer IH, Mfinanga SG, Kahwa AM, Gatongi P, Van Rooy G, Janssens W, Lammers J, Kramer B, Bonfrer I, Gaeb E, van der Gaag J, Rinke de Wit TF, Lange JM, Schultsz C.

PLoS One. 2012;7(3):e32638. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0032638. Epub 2012 Mar 12.

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Gender-related differences in the prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk factors and their correlates in urban Tanzania.

Njelekela MA, Mpembeni R, Muhihi A, Mligiliche NL, Spiegelman D, Hertzmark E, Liu E, Finkelstein JL, Fawzi WW, Willett WC, Mtabaji J.

BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2009 Jul 17;9:30. doi: 10.1186/1471-2261-9-30.

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Nutritional variation and cardiovascular risk factors in Tanzania--rural-urban difference.

Njelekela M, Sato T, Nara Y, Miki T, Kuga S, Noguchi T, Kanda T, Yamori M, Ntogwisangu J, Masesa Z, Mashalla Y, Mtabaji J, Yamori Y.

S Afr Med J. 2003 Apr;93(4):295-9.

PMID:
12806724
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Urban-rural and geographic differences in overweight and obesity in four sub-Saharan African adult populations: a multi-country cross-sectional study.

Ajayi IO, Adebamowo C, Adami HO, Dalal S, Diamond MB, Bajunirwe F, Guwatudde D, Njelekela M, Nankya-Mutyoba J, Chiwanga FS, Volmink J, Kalyesubula R, Laurence C, Reid TG, Dockery D, Hemenway D, Spiegelman D, Holmes MD.

BMC Public Health. 2016 Oct 28;16(1):1126.

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The burden of hypertension in sub-Saharan Africa: a four-country cross sectional study.

Guwatudde D, Nankya-Mutyoba J, Kalyesubula R, Laurence C, Adebamowo C, Ajayi I, Bajunirwe F, Njelekela M, Chiwanga FS, Reid T, Volmink J, Adami HO, Holmes MD, Dalal S.

BMC Public Health. 2015 Dec 5;15:1211. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2546-z.

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A prevalence of cardiometabolic risk factors among a rural Yoruba south-western Nigerian population: a population-based survey.

Oladapo OO, Salako L, Sodiq O, Shoyinka K, Adedapo K, Falase AO.

Cardiovasc J Afr. 2010 Jan-Feb;21(1):26-31.

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Blood pressure patterns in relation to geographic area of residence: a cross-sectional study of adolescents in Kogi state, Nigeria.

Ejike CE, Ugwu CE, Ezeanyika LU, Olayemi AT.

BMC Public Health. 2008 Dec 16;8:411. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-8-411.

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Hypertension prevalence and care in an urban and rural area of Tanzania.

Edwards R, Unwin N, Mugusi F, Whiting D, Rashid S, Kissima J, Aspray TJ, Alberti KG.

J Hypertens. 2000 Feb;18(2):145-52.

PMID:
10694181
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Prevalence and determinants of hypertension in Abia State Nigeria: results from the Abia State Non-Communicable Diseases and Cardiovascular Risk Factors Survey.

Ogah OS, Madukwe OO, Chukwuonye II, Onyeonoro UU, Ukegbu AU, Akhimien MO, Onwubere BJ, Okpechi IG.

Ethn Dis. 2013 Spring;23(2):161-7.

PMID:
23530296
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Rural and urban differences in blood pressure and hypertension in Ghana, West Africa.

Agyemang C.

Public Health. 2006 Jun;120(6):525-33. Epub 2006 May 8.

PMID:
16684547
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Prevalence and correlates of hypertension: a cross-sectional study among rural populations in sub-Saharan Africa.

de Ramirez SS, Enquobahrie DA, Nyadzi G, Mjungu D, Magombo F, Ramirez M, Sachs SE, Willett W.

J Hum Hypertens. 2010 Dec;24(12):786-95. doi: 10.1038/jhh.2010.14. Epub 2010 Mar 11.

PMID:
20220771
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Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Ghana during the Rural-to-Urban Transition: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Kodaman N, Aldrich MC, Sobota R, Asselbergs FW, Poku KA, Brown NJ, Moore JH, Williams SM.

PLoS One. 2016 Oct 12;11(10):e0162753. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0162753. eCollection 2016.

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Blood pressure gradients and cardiovascular risk factors in urban and rural populations in Abia State South Eastern Nigeria using the WHO STEPwise approach.

Okpechi IG, Chukwuonye II, Tiffin N, Madukwe OO, Onyeonoro UU, Umeizudike TI, Ogah OS.

PLoS One. 2013 Sep 5;8(9):e73403. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0073403. eCollection 2013.

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Recent advances in hypertension in sub-Saharan Africa.

Ogah OS, Rayner BL.

Heart. 2013 Oct;99(19):1390-7. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2012-303227. Epub 2013 May 24.

PMID:
23708775
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The burden and correlates of hypertension in rural Ghana: a cross-sectional study.

Williams EA, Keenan KE, Ansong D, Simpson LM, Boakye I, Boaheng JM, Awuah D, Nkyi CA, Nyannor I, Arhin B, Alder S, Benson LS, Dickerson TT.

Diabetes Metab Syndr. 2013 Jul-Sep;7(3):123-8. doi: 10.1016/j.dsx.2013.06.015. Epub 2013 Jul 30.

PMID:
23953175
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Population-based prevalence of high blood pressure among adults in an urban slum in Enugu, South East Nigeria.

Ezeala-Adikaibe BA, Orjioke C, Ekenze OS, Ijoma U, Onodugo O, Okudo G, Okwara C, Chime P, Mbadiwe N, Eddy A, Onyekonwu C, Onyebueke G, Ulasi I, Mba AU.

J Hum Hypertens. 2016 Apr;30(4):285-91. doi: 10.1038/jhh.2015.49. Epub 2015 May 28.

PMID:
26016595
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Neighborhood clustering of non-communicable diseases: results from a community-based study in Northern Tanzania.

Stanifer JW, Egger JR, Turner EL, Thielman N, Patel UD; Comprehensive Kidney Disease Assessment for Risk factors, epidemiology, Knowledge, and Attitudes (CKD AFRiKA) Study.

BMC Public Health. 2016 Mar 5;16:226. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-2912-5.

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