Response to Letter to the Editor Regarding “Hypertension Awareness, Treatment, and Control in Mexico: An Opportunistic Medical Student-led Blood Pressure Screening Campaign – A Cross-Sectional Study”

  • José Adrián Yamamoto-Moreno Hospital General Regional No. 1 “Dr. Carlos MacGregor Sánchez-Navarro” del Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Mexico City, Mexico.
Keywords: Hypertension, Awareness, Medical student, Campaign, Cross-sectional study, Letter to the Editor

Author Biography

José Adrián Yamamoto-Moreno, Hospital General Regional No. 1 “Dr. Carlos MacGregor Sánchez-Navarro” del Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Mexico City, Mexico.

Physician, Surgery Resident

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Published
2021-04-30
How to Cite
Yamamoto-Moreno, J. A. (2021). Response to Letter to the Editor Regarding “Hypertension Awareness, Treatment, and Control in Mexico: An Opportunistic Medical Student-led Blood Pressure Screening Campaign – A Cross-Sectional Study”. International Journal of Medical Students, 9(1), 98-99. https://doi.org/10.5195/ijms.2021.1022
Section
Letter to the Editor