2003 World Health Organization (WHO)/International Society of Hypertension (ISH) statement on management of hypertension.

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OBJECTIVE Hypertension is estimated to cause 4.5% of current global disease burden and is as prevalent in many developing countries, as in the developed world. Blood pressure-induced cardiovascular risk rises continuously across the whole blood pressure range. Countries vary widely in capacity for management of hypertension, but worldwide the majority of… (More)

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@article{Whitworth20032003WH, title={2003 World Health Organization (WHO)/International Society of Hypertension (ISH) statement on management of hypertension.}, author={Judith Ann Whitworth}, journal={Journal of hypertension}, year={2003}, volume={21 11}, pages={1983-92} }