Age-related bias in the management of hypertension: a national survey of physicians' opinions on hypertension in elderly adults.

@article{Hajjar2002AgerelatedBI,
  title={Age-related bias in the management of hypertension: a national survey of physicians' opinions on hypertension in elderly adults.},
  author={Ihab Hajjar and Karin L Miller and Victor A. Hirth},
  journal={The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences},
  year={2002},
  volume={57 8},
  pages={M487-91}
}
BACKGROUND This study surveyed opinions and self-reported practices of physicians involved in the care of elderly individuals regarding geriatric hypertension management and included a national random sample (n = 1060) of health care professionals in the United States. METHODS This is a cross-sectional self-conducted survey using a questionnaire developed… CONTINUE READING