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Japan Systolic Blood Pressure 1986-2002

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General Info
Provider 
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Geography 
Japan (JPN)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/1986 - 12/2002
Data type
Summary 

IHME research, published in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization, assesses the relationships between the observed drop in mean systolic blood pressure and the use of antihypertensive medication and lifestyle factors, including body mass index, physical activity, alcohol consumption, cigarette smoking, and dietary salt intake.

Citation
Publication year 
2008
Suggested citation 

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation. Decline of Mean Systolic Blood Pressure in Japan 1986-2002. Seattle, United States: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, 2008.