Clinical significance of falling blood pressure among older adults.

@article{Satish2001ClinicalSO,
  title={Clinical significance of falling blood pressure among older adults.},
  author={Shiva Satish and Dong DZ Zhang and James S Goodwin},
  journal={Journal of clinical epidemiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={54 9},
  pages={961-7}
}
We assessed the prevalence of falling blood pressure among older adults and its relationship to subsequent outcomes, using public use data from four sites of the Established Populations for Epidemiologic Studies of the Elderly. Seventeen percent of subjects had a decrease in systolic blood pressure of 20 mm Hg or greater and 22% had a decrease in diastolic… CONTINUE READING