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New Guidelines for the Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults

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Hypertension is the most common condition seen in primary care and leads to myocardial infarction, stroke, renal failure, and death if not detected early and treated appropriately. This report from the panel members appointed to the Eighth Joint National Committee (JNC 8) takes a rigorous, evidence-based approach to recommend treatment thresholds, goals, and medications in the management of hypertension in adults.


(State: 11.12.2014)

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