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Education, genetic ancestry, and blood pressure in African Americans and Whites

American Journal of Public Health

Jun 16, 2012

Amy L NonConnie J Mulligan

Abstract

We assessed the relative roles of education and genetic ancestry in predicting blood pressure (BP) within African Americans and explored the association between education and BP across racial groups. We used t tests and linear regressions to examine the associations of genetic ancestry,...read more

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Log-Linear Models
Diastolic Blood Pressure
European Continental Ancestry Group
Illiteracy
African American
Hypertensive Disease
Health Status Disparities
Blood Pressure
Disease Regression
Autosome
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Education, genetic ancestry, and blood pressure in African Americans and Whites

American Journal of Public Health

Jun 16, 2012

Amy L NonConnie J Mulligan

PMID: 22698014

DOI: 10.2105/ajph.2011.300448

Abstract

We assessed the relative roles of education and genetic ancestry in predicting blood pressure (BP) within African Americans and explored the association between education and BP across racial groups. We used t tests and linear regressions to examine the associations of genetic ancestry,...read more

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Diastolic Blood Pressure
European Continental Ancestry Group
Illiteracy
African American
Hypertensive Disease
Health Status Disparities
Blood Pressure
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