Rachael Donohoe
Journal of Paramedic Practice, Vol. 4, Iss. 8, 06 Aug 2012, pp 466 - 473

Hypertension, or high blood pressure (BP), is a significant public health concern; it is the main risk factor for stroke and a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD) (Murray and Lopez, 1997). An American survey showed that 31% of people with the condition were unaware of it (Wang and Wang, 2004),

Return to article listing

To view this article

information You cannot access this article because you do not have a valid subscription. Please use the options below to create a subscription. If you have any queries about your account please contact our subscriptions department or telephone free 0800 137201 (UK callers only) or +44 (0)1722 716997 for callers outside the UK.

Existing users sign in Personal subscription Pay per article

Sign in