[Clinical Features of Arterial Hypertension in the Elderly and Senile Age and the Rationale for Using the Combination of Amlodipine/Indapamide-retard].

@article{Kobalava2017ClinicalFO,
  title={[Clinical Features of Arterial Hypertension in the Elderly and Senile Age and the Rationale for Using the Combination of Amlodipine/Indapamide-retard].},
  author={D Z Kobalava and K E Shavarova},
  journal={Kardiologiia},
  year={2017},
  volume={57 8},
  pages={
          60-70
        }
}
The proportion of elderly in the population is growing. The two-thirds of those over the age of 65 has arterial hypertension (AH). There is a significant increase in the incidence of isolated systolic hypertension with age. The relationship between increased pulse pressure, arterial stiffness and aging processes has been repeatedly confirmed in population epidemiological studies. Some evidence has been found that the treatment of AH in the elderly is accompanied by a reduction in the risk of… CONTINUE READING