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University of Mississippi Medical Center: JHS Findings Link One-third of Heart Disease, Stroke Cases to HTN

Oct 29, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The University of Mississippi Medical Center issued the following news:

About one-third of heart disease and stroke cases in African-Americans are related to high blood pressure, according to research by physicians at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

The study (https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamacardiology/fullarticle/2753609), which uses data from the Jackson Heart Study (   https://www.umc.edu/Healthcare/Heart/jackson-heart-study.html), was published in JAMA...