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© SUPPLEMENT OF JAPI • dEcEMbEr 2009 • VOL. 57 Introduction W orld over hypertension remains one of the major risk factors for cardiovascular & cerebrovascular diseases. Its prevalence is increasing due to increasing longevity, obesity, changes in diet and a sedentary lifestyle coupled with stress. The WHO hypertension guidelines clearly point out that treatment of hypertension prevents cardiovascular diseases and extends life but hypertension remains poorly detected and even worse, poorly managed.