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Félicité Kamdem, Marie-Solange Doualla, Fernando Kemta Lekpa, Elvis Temfack, Yvette Ngo Nouga, Olivier Sontsa Donfack, Anastase Dzudie, Samuel Kingue
BACKGROUND: Few studies have evaluated the link between hyperuricaemia and cardiovascular disease in sub-Saharan Africa. AIMS: To assess the prevalence of and factors associated with hyperuricaemia among newly diagnosed treatment-naïve hypertensive patients in sub-Saharan Africa. METHODS: We performed a community-based cross-sectional study from January to December 2012 in Douala, Cameroon (Central Africa). We enrolled newly diagnosed treatment-naïve hypertensive patients, and excluded those with gout or a history of gout...
June 21, 2016: Archives of Cardiovascular Diseases
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