Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences

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Prevalence of Hypertension in the Elderly

Leila Jamshidi 1 , *
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1 Nursing Department, Hamadan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Hamadan,IR Iran
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  • Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences: June 28, 2015, 17 (6)
  • Published Online: June 27, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: July 15, 2014
  • Accepted: August 22, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/zjrms1005

To Cite: Jamshidi L. Prevalence of Hypertension in the Elderly, Zahedan J Res Med Sci. 2015 ; 17(6):-. doi: 10.17795/zjrms1005.

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