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International Journal of Hypertension
Volume 2016, Article ID 1656938, 10 pages
Research Article

Prevalence and Associated Factors of Hypertension: A Community-Based Cross-Sectional Study in Municipalities of Kathmandu, Nepal

1Nepal Family Development Foundation, Kathmandu, Nepal
2Nepal Health Research Council, Kathmandu, Nepal
3Ministry of Health and Population, Kathmandu, Nepal
4Manmohan Cardiothoracic, Vascular and Transplant Centre, Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal

Received 22 March 2016; Accepted 24 April 2016

Academic Editor: Roberto Pontremoli

Copyright © 2016 Raja Ram Dhungana 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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