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Prevalence and Risk factor of Hypertension in jabal aulia Locality, Khartoum State, Sudan (2017)

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dc.contributor.author Khamis, Gadkarim Elballa Mohamed
dc.date.accessioned 2018-09-27T10:03:29Z
dc.date.available 2018-09-27T10:03:29Z
dc.date.issued 2018
dc.identifier.uri http://repo.uofg.edu.sd/handle/123456789/2035
dc.description A Dissertation Submitted to the University of Gezira in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Award of the Degree of Master of Science in Family Medicine, Department of family and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, June, 2017 en_US
dc.description.abstract Hypertension is important public health challenge in both economically developing and non-developed countries; it’s one of risk factor for cardiovascular mortality. This study aimed to determine the prevalence and risk factor of hypertension in population living in JabalAulia locality .It was community –based cross sectional study conducted in JabalAulia locality , study participant were adult male and female age 18-75 years , questionnaire was used to collect data and analysis was done using spss version 16 . Result of 248 participant 58,9 were female , mean age 36,4 (SD) (13.7)years and 71% of participant were single(un married) prevalence of hypertension was 19.0% ,its more higher in female( 55.3%) than male (44.7%) and also more higher in married (55.3%) than un married (42%) . Hypertension was significantly high in individual with increasing age, smoke tobacco, sedentary lifestyle, low physical activity, family history and obesity. with exception age and gender all the risk factors of hypertension identified were potentially modifiable. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Osman Hamid Abdalhamid (Main Supervisor) Mohammed ELmukhtar Mohammed (Co-supervisor) en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher University of Gezira en_US
dc.subject public health en_US
dc.subject Family Medicine en_US
dc.title Prevalence and Risk factor of Hypertension in jabal aulia Locality, Khartoum State, Sudan (2017) en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US


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