What is the best anti-hypertensive for Black Brazilian Population?

Isabel CF da Cruz

Abstract


Hypertension is a major problem in Brazilian Blacks patients as well institutional racism that prevents tayloring therapy based on ethnical diversity.

Keywords


Blacks; institutional racism, blood hypertension

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