Diastolic pressure, systolic pressure, or pulse pressure?

  title={Diastolic pressure, systolic pressure, or pulse pressure?},
  author={Charalambos Vlachopoulos and Michael F. O'Rourke},
  journal={Current hypertension reports},
  volume={2 3},
Diastolic pressure, systolic pressure, and pulse pressure have all been assigned the role of the best predictor of cardiovascular events during the 20th century. At the dawn of the new millennium, concepts that draw attention to vascular mechanics reconcile the seemingly conflicting results of epidemiologic studies, better define the hypertensive patient… CONTINUE READING