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Vol. 33. Issue 10.
Pages 665-669 (October 2014)
Vol. 33. Issue 10.
Pages 665-669 (October 2014)
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Erratum to “Epidemiological research on the incidence and prevalence of arterial hypertension in the Portuguese population: A scoping review”
Errata a «Investigação epidemiológica sobre prevalência e incidência de hipertensão arterial na população portuguesa – uma revisão de âmbito»
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Mafalda Sousa Uva
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, Paulo Victorino, Rita Roquette, Ausenda Machado, Carlos Matias Dias
Departamento de Epidemiologia, Instituto Nacional Doutor Ricardo Jorge, Lisboa, Portugal
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Table 2. Definitions and measurement methods in the selected studies on hypertension prevalence in children and/or adolescents.
Table 3. Definitions and measurement methods in the selected studies on hypertension prevalence in adults.
Table 5. Results of searches for studies on incidence of hypertension.
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In the article entitled “Epidemiological research on the incidence and prevalence of arterial hypertension in the Portuguese population: A scoping review” (Rev Port Cardiol. 2014;33(7–8):451–463), Tables 2, 3 and 5 were incorrectly formatted. We apologise to the authors and to readers.

Table 2.

Definitions and measurement methods in the selected studies on hypertension prevalence in children and/or adolescents.

DBP: diastolic blood pressure; P95: 95th percentile; SBP: systolic blood pressure. ‘X’ indicates definition or measurement method specified. ‘NS’ indicates definition or measurement method not specified.

Table 3.

Definitions and measurement methods in the selected studies on hypertension prevalence in adults.

 
 

‘X’ indicates definition or measurement method specified. ‘NS’ indicates definition or measurement method not specified. ‘NA’ indicates definition or measurement method not applicable.

Table 5.

Results of searches for studies on incidence of hypertension.

‘X’ indicates definition or measurement method specified. ‘NS’ indicates definition or measurement method not specified.

The correct version of the tables is as follows:

Please cite this article as: Sousa-Uva M, Victorino P, Roquette R, Machado A, Dias CM. Errata a «Investigação epidemiológica sobre prevalência e incidência de hipertensão arterial na população portuguesa – uma revisão de âmbito». Rev Port Cardiol. 2014;33:665–669.

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