Published in Health Risk Factor Week, July 1st, 2008
"Of 70,981 participants, the data of 68,250 adults aged 25-64 years who had two valid blood pressure (BP) readings analyzed to estimate the total prevalence of hypertension (systolic BP >= 140 mm Hg, diastolic BP >= 90 mm Hg, or the concurrent use of antihypertensive agents) in the Iranian adult population. Approximately 25% or 6.6...
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