Hypertension in women.

  title={Hypertension in women.},
  author={Phillip M. Hall},
  volume={77 Suppl 2},
Hypertension is a common disorder which affects over 40 million individuals in the United States alone. Systemic (idiopathic) hypertension is particularly prevalent in elderly women who seem to tolerate this affliction better than their male counterparts. Women with hypertension should be cautioned about the effects of estrogen-containing oral… CONTINUE READING