Screening hypertensive patients for surgically reversible causes--unsettled issues.

  • Hiroko Yamauchi
  • Published 1981 in Heart & lung : the journal of critical care


1. The frequency of surgically reversible hypertension in the general or unselected hypertensive population is not established. Most published studies reporting frequency of surgical hypertension are based on studies from referral centers. 2. Future surveys regarding surgically remediable hypertension should be reported both in terms of frequency and in… (More)