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Current Smoking Raises Risk of Incident Hypertension: Hispanic Community Health Study – Study of Latinos

Citation

Kaplan, Robert C.; Baldoni, Pedro L.; Strizich, Garrett M.; Pérez-Stable, Eliseo J.; Saccone, Nancy L.; Peralta, Carmen A.; Perreira, Krista M.; Gellman, Marc D.; Williams-Nguyen, Jessica S.; & Rodriguez, Carlos J., et al. (Online ahead of print). Current Smoking Raises Risk of Incident Hypertension: Hispanic Community Health Study - Study of Latinos. American Journal of Hypertension.

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Hypertension has been implicated as a smoking-related risk factor for cardiovascular disease but the dose-response relationship is incompletely described. Hispanics, who often have relatively light smoking exposures, have been understudied in this regard.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ajh/hpaa152

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

American Journal of Hypertension

Author(s)

Kaplan, Robert C.
Baldoni, Pedro L.
Strizich, Garrett M.
Pérez-Stable, Eliseo J.
Saccone, Nancy L.
Peralta, Carmen A.
Perreira, Krista M.
Gellman, Marc D.
Williams-Nguyen, Jessica S.
Rodriguez, Carlos J.
Lee, David J.
Daviglus, Martha L.
Talavera, Gregory A.
Lash, James P.
Cai, Jianwen
Franceschini, Nora

Year Published

Online ahead of print

Reference ID

13236