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Original article

Hypertension in Germany

Dtsch Arztebl Int 2016; 113: 809-15. DOI: 10.3238/arztebl.2016.0809

Neuhauser, H; Diederichs, C; Boeing, H; Felix, S B; Jünger, C; Lorbeer, R; Meisinger, C; Peters, A; Völzke, H; Weikert, C; Wild, P; Dörr, M

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