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Blood pressure risk factors in early adolescents: results from a Ugandan birth cohort

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We aimed to investigate life-course factors associated with blood pressure (BP) among Ugandan adolescents. Between 9th April 2003 and 24th November 2005, 2507 pregnant women from Entebbe municipality and Katabi sub-county were enrolled into a deworming trial. The resulting 2345 live-born offspring were followed to age 10 or 11 years, when between 20th May 2014 to 16th June 2016, BP was measured following standard protocols. Factors associated with BP were assessed using multivariable linear r...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1038/s41371-019-0178-y

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0000-0002-6271-2033
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Namara, B
Publisher:
Springer Nature Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Human Hypertension Journal website
Volume:
33
Issue:
9
Pages:
679-692
Publication date:
2019-02-25
Acceptance date:
2019-02-11
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EISSN:
1476-5527
ISSN:
0950-9240
Pmid:
30804461
Source identifiers:
979836
Language:
English
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pubs:979836
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uuid:2879b97a-c4a1-48a5-91cd-e502aa75c4c2
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pubs:979836
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2019-03-07

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