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Watch Out, Macau! Before Your Blood Pressure Gone Too High

Date/time: 
12/09/2013 - 11:00 to 12:00
Event location: 

The George Institute for Global Health at Peking University Health Science Center
Seminar Room, Level 18, Horizon Tower B, No.6 Zhichun Rd
Haidian District, Beijing 100088 P.R.China

MHA conducted its FIRST epidemiological study on the risk factors for hypertension in Macau, China in 2012, its main objective is to collect comprehensive and representative data regarding the prevalence, awareness, treatment and control rates of hypertension, diabetes and dyslipidaemia in the general population. This presentation will demonstrate the most updated situation regarding hypertension, and further discuss the associate risk factors, which is comparable to that of China, United States, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Japan. Dr. Ho will also discuss the connection between sleep and hypertension.

Presentation topic: 
Watch Out, Macau! Before Your Blood Pressure Gone Too High
Speaker: 
Jacky Ho博士