A critical appraisal of the guidelines from France, the UK, Europe and the USA for the management of hypertension in adults.

Hypertension is the leading cause of death in developed countries; its management is the subject of guidelines that are regularly reviewed and updated. However, the guidelines from France, the UK, Europe and the USA differ. Some recommendations are graded, whereas others are not. All recommendations emphasize the role of alternative methods for clinical… (More)