Hypertension in the Elderly

Updated:Apr 26,2011
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ACCF/AHA 2011 Expert Consensus Document on Hypertension in the Elderly:
A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Task Force on Clinical Expert Consensus Documents


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  • Hypertension in the elderly is a complex cardiovascular disorder.
  • Our population is aging, and more elderly patients have hypertension.
  • Hypertension in the elderly is underdiagnosed and undertreated.

    Read the full article in Circulation

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