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International Journal of Hypertension
Volume 2012, Article ID 913960, 6 pages
Review Article

Experiences in Developing and Implementing Health Clubs to Reduce Hypertension Risk among Adults in a South African Population in Transition

1School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, Private Bag X17, Bellville 7535, South Africa
2Chronic Diseases of Lifestyle Research Unit, Medical Research Council, P.O. Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa

Received 19 March 2012; Accepted 9 July 2012

Academic Editor: Samy I. McFarlane

Copyright © 2012 Thandi R. Puoane et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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