How well are we managing and monitoring high blood pressure?

  title={How well are we managing and monitoring high blood pressure?},
  author={Valory N. Pavlik and David J. Hyman},
  journal={Current opinion in nephrology and hypertension},
  volume={12 3},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW We will summarize the latest available data on hypertension control levels in different populations throughout the world, and review the factors that appear to contribute to the widespread lack of blood pressure control in identified hypertensive patients. RECENT FINDINGS Population surveys throughout the world indicate that the proportion of hypertensive patients with blood pressure controlled to below 140/90 mmHg ranges from 5% in Taiwan to 25% in the United States… CONTINUE READING

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