Katharina Wolf Maier
- Hypertension treatment and control in five European countries, Canada, and the United StatesKatharina Wolf-Maier
Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University, 2160 S First Ave, Maywood, Ill 60153, USA
Hypertension 43:10-7. 2004..Low treatment and control rates in Europe, combined with a higher prevalence of hypertension, could contribute to a higher burden of cardiovascular disease risk attributable to elevated blood pressure compared with that in North America...
- An international comparative study of blood pressure in populations of European vs. African descentRichard S Cooper
Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, USA
BMC Med 3:2. 2005..Large surveys now provide new information on this issue...
- Hypertension prevalence and blood pressure levels in 6 European countries, Canada, and the United StatesKatharina Wolf-Maier
Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Ill 60153, USA
JAMA 289:2363-9. 2003..Geographic variations in cardiovascular disease (CVD) and associated risk factors have been recognized worldwide. However, little attention has been directed to potential differences in hypertension between Europe and North America...