Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- Unintentional injuries: magnitude, prevention, and controlSarah Stewart de Ramirez
Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 33:175-91. 2012....
- Prevalence and correlates of hypertension: a cross-sectional study among rural populations in sub-Saharan AfricaS Stewart de Ramirez
Department of Emergency Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
J Hum Hypertens 24:786-95. 2010..05). HTN and pre-HTN are common in rural SSA. Modifiable risk factors (such as BMI, dietary intake and physical activity) are associated with HTN prevalence in this population, indicating potential opportunities for prevention measures...