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Hypertension In The Elderly

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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Posted by Stacy AHA Science on Apr 25, 2011 3:51 PM America/Chicago

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