TITLE

A Lot of Primary Arterial Hypertensions. Only One Blood Pressure Therapeutic Target?

AUTHOR(S)
CINTEZA, Mircea
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Maedica - a Journal of Clinical Medicine;2014, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author shares his opinion on the blood pressure (BP) therapeutic targets for patients with primary arterial hypertension (HT). Topics covered include the main purposes of any HT guideline, how the target values for different conditions associated with HT have changed after 2010, and why the author thinks the actual uniform BP therapeutic target of 140/90 millimeter of mercury (mm Hg) is too high.
ACCESSION #
120485679

 

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