• Hispanic
  • Agents targeting the renin-angiotensin system, namely angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin II receptor blockers, may be particularly useful in the Hispanic population given the ability of these drugs to protect against hypertension-related and diabetes-related end-organ damage independent of their blood pressure-lowering effects. (wiley.com)
  • Patients of Hispanic descent are a rapidly growing minority group in the United States. (wiley.com)
  • 3 The Hispanic population is a heterogeneous group composed of ethnically diverse individuals from several Latin American countries, making it difficult to generalize about the population as a whole. (wiley.com)
  • In the United States, the prevalence of hypertension among Hispanic groups (19% overall) and Mexican Americans (28.7% in males, 31.4% in females) is lower than the prevalence of hypertension in the general American population (33.6%), 4 but recent data show that it is on the rise. (wiley.com)
  • Contributing to the high rates of morbidity and mortality associated with hypertension in Hispanic populations is the high prevalence of other cardiovascular risk factors and comorbid conditions. (wiley.com)
  • Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.13% of the population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hispanic or Latino of any race made up 2.2% of the population. (wikipedia.org)
  • migration
  • The discussion provides analysis on the reasons behind the growing migration of this vulnerable population and offers recommendations. (migrationpolicy.org)
  • Amid the arrival of hundreds of thousands of children during the migration crisis in Europe, school systems are increasingly being called upon to find innovative ways to address growing diversity and support children with migrant backgrounds. (migrationpolicy.org)
  • Speakers from both organizations, as well as a leading official in the State Department's Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, discuss conditions for refugees in camps and urban settings, as well as U.S. policy regarding the Syrian crisis. (migrationpolicy.org)
  • among
  • This discrepancy likely reflects lower rates of hypertension awareness and control among Hispanics as well as a higher prevalence of diabetes mellitus and other cardiovascular risk factors in this population. (wiley.com)
  • Single-cell analysis allows scientists to study the properties of a single cell of interest with high accuracy, revealing individual differences among populations and offering new insights in molecular biology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among the discussion topics during Emert's introductory staff meeting was the desire by the announcers to play the growing supply of rock, country and blues-based "Jesus Music" produced by artists such as Resurrection Band, Michael Omartian, Randy Stonehill and Larry Norman. (wikipedia.org)
  • The station's playlist during this period reflected a growing trend among artists that had already achieved fame in the secular music arena. (wikipedia.org)
  • biological
  • INDISIM-YEAST, an individual-based simulator, models the evolution of a yeast population by setting up rules of behaviour for each individual cell according to their own biological rules and characteristics. (upc.edu)
  • A variety of environmental factors determines the boundaries of altitudinal zones found on mountains, ranging from direct effects of temperature and precipitation to indirect characteristics of the mountain itself, as well as biological interactions of the species. (wikipedia.org)
  • minority
  • citation needed] Some on the far-left of the political spectrum attribute anti-immigration rhetoric to an all-"white", under-educated, and parochial minority of the population, ill-educated about the relative advantages of immigration for the US economy and society. (wikipedia.org)
  • period
  • The percentage of nonelderly individuals with health insurance coverage was 81.5 percent in 2010, the lowest level of that population with such coverage during the 1994-2012 period. (ebri.org)
  • In 2012, 58.5 percent of the nonelderly population had employment-based health benefits, down from the peak of 69.3 percent in 2000, during the 1994-2012 period. (ebri.org)
  • The Pueblo I Period saw increasing populations, growing village size, social integration, and more complicated and complex agricultural systems typified this Period. (wikipedia.org)
  • high
  • For example, if half the cells of a particular group are expressing high levels of a given gene, and the rest are expressing low levels, results from a population-wide analysis may appear as if all cells are expressing a medium level of the given gene. (wikipedia.org)
  • For mountains located in deserts, extreme high temperatures also limit the ability of large deciduous or coniferous trees to grow near the base of mountains. (wikipedia.org)
  • town
  • In the town, the population was spread out with 30.5% under the age of 18, 5.1% from 18 to 24, 34.3% from 25 to 44, 25.3% from 45 to 64, and 4.7% who were 65 years of age or older. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mexico
  • It exhibits the same characteristics as a colonia - no piped water, sewage system, or utilities, and unsafe housing conditions - but is too far from the US Mexico Border to be considered a colonia by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), a designation which would entitle the community to support infrastructure. (wikipedia.org)
  • By AD 1050, Chaco Canyon (in present-day New Mexico) was a major regional center, with a population of 1,500-5,000 people. (wikipedia.org)
  • individual
  • a comparison module retrieving the other physiological measures from measures sets for at least one of an individual patient, a peer group, and a overall patient population. (google.ca)
  • patient
  • An identification of the patient is authenticated based on pre-defined uniquely identifying patient characteristics. (google.ca)
  • 8 . A system according to claim 1 , wherein the pre-defined uniquely identifying patient characteristics are selected from the group comprising a speech fingerprint, teeth-click code, phonic tone code, cough code, and tap code. (google.ca)
  • data
  • The tables in this publication provide a selection of data for the population and their housing arrangements for Urban Centres/Localities (UC/L) and Sections of State (SOS). (abs.gov.au)
  • Population-level views of cells can offer a distorted view of the data by averaging out the properties of distinct subsets of cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • families
  • About 1.5% of families and 2.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.8% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over. (wikipedia.org)
  • cells
  • or in infectious disease, where only a subset of cells in a population become infected by a pathogen. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many technologies exist for sequencing genomes, but they are designed to use DNA from a population of cells rather than a single cell. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • Decreasing air temperature usually coincides with increasing elevation, which directly influences the length the growing season at different altitudes of the mountain. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • The uninsured rate for the nonelderly population was 17.7 percent last year, down from 18 percent in 2011. (ebri.org)
  • level
  • Enrollment in Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program increased, reaching a combined 45 million in 2010, and covering 16.9 percent of the nonelderly population, significantly above the 10.2 percent level of 1999. (ebri.org)
  • Enrollment in Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program also increased to a combined 47.3 million in 2012, covering 17.7 percent of the nonelderly population, significantly above the 10.2 percent level of 1999. (ebri.org)
  • single
  • Bromate formation characteristics of six-physicochemical oxidation processes, UV irradiation, single addition of hydrogen peroxide, ozonation, UV irradiation with hydrogen peroxide addition (UV/H 2 O 2 ), ozonation with hydrogen peroxide addition (O 3 /H 2 O 2 ), and ozonation with UV irradiation (O 3 /UV) were investigated using 1.88 μ M of potassium bromide solution with or without 6.4 μ M of 4-chlorobenzoic acid. (hindawi.com)
  • Due to the European Union's-in principle-single internal labour market policy, countries such as Italy and the Republic of Ireland that have seen relatively low levels of labour immigration until recently (and which have often sent a significant portion of their population overseas in the past) are now seeing an influx of immigrants from EU countries with lower per capita annual earning rates, triggering nationwide immigration debates. (wikipedia.org)