Carlos Cure
Universidad del Norte, Colombia
Publications 5
#1Paul A. Camacho (UNAB: Autonomous University of Bucaramanga)H-Index: 11
#2Johanna OteroH-Index: 3
Last.Patricio López-Jaramillo (Université de Sherbrooke)H-Index: 47
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Abstract Background Dyslipidemia is a major risk factor for cardiovascular diseases (CVD). Worldwide, a third of ischemic heart disease is due to abnormal cholesterol levels and it is the most common cause of cardiovascular deaths in Colombia. In Colombia, no representative, large-scale study has assessed the prevalence of dyslipidemia. The aim of the present analysis was to identify the magnitude of the problem in Colombia, a middle-income-country with large regional, geographic, and socio-econ...
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#1P. JaramilloH-Index: 1
#2P.A. LopezH-Index: 1
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Objective:To assess the relation of the education level in prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in Colombia.Design and method:Cross-sectional study with longitudinal component. All participants were selected from urban and rural communities within 11 of Colombia[Combining Acu
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#1Carlos CureH-Index: 2
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#1Carlos CureH-Index: 2
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