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Prevalence and Risk Factors of Hypertensive Retinopathy in Hypertensive Patients

dc.contributor.authorMegreisi ., Idris .S
dc.descriptionHypertension affects nearly 26 per cent of the adult population worldwide. Kearney and colleagues estimated that the prevalence of hypertension in 2000 was 26% of the adult population globally and that in 2025 the prevalence would increase by 24% in developed countries and 80% in developing countriesen_US
dc.description.abstractHypertensive retinopathy is one of the major complications of hypertension. Presence of hypertensive retinopathy may be an indicator of presence of other complications of hypertension, commonly nephropathy. This study was carried out in OPD of Hypertension and Research Center, Rangpur, Bangladesh. It was a cross sectional study, systemic sampling method was used to generate the sample of 384 patients.en_US
dc.publisherfaculty of Basic Medical Science - Libyan International Medical Universityen_US
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dc.titlePrevalence and Risk Factors of Hypertensive Retinopathy in Hypertensive Patientsen_US

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