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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of individuals who linked to hypertension care after population-based screening at their baseline clinic visitn (N = 2038)

From: Hypertension control in integrated HIV and chronic disease clinics in Uganda in the SEARCH study

  HIV+ (n = 89) HIV- (n = 1949) Overall (N = 2038)
Sex
 Male [n(%)] 27 (30%) 820 (42%) 847 (42%)
 Female [n(%)] 60 (70%) 1129 (58%) 1189 (58%)
Age [Median (IQR)] 46 (40, 54) 56 (45, 69) 56 (45, 68)
BMI [Median (IQR)] 22.2 (20.4, 25.0) 22.4 (20.0, 25.9) 22.4 (20.0, 25.8)a
On antihypertensive medication [n(%)] 10 (11%) 284 (15%) 294 (15%)
Stage 1 Hypertension [n(%)] 32 (36%) 746 (38%) 778 (38%)
Stage 2 Hypertension [n(%)] 32 (36%) 682 (35%) 714 (35%)
Diabetes 4 (4%) 119 (6%) 123 (6%)
HIV RNA < = 500 copies/mL [n(%)] 31 (34.8%) NA NA
  1. a missing data in n = 89 (4%)