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CPD Clinical management of primary hypertension in adults

Publication date: Sunday, 17 March 2013
Contributor(s): Chris Arden

Important modifications to the NICE clinical guideline on management of hypertension include changes in definitions of the stages of hypertension, greater use of ambulatory and home blood pressure monitoring, changes in treatment recommendations for those aged over 80 and changes in antihypertensive drug treatment recommendations.

Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 6 Number 1 Jan-Feb-Mar 2013
Print edition page(s): 37
Contributor(s): Chris Arden

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