[Target blood pressure with antihypertensive therapy and 24-hour-RR measurement].

Abstract

In younger and middle-aged patients treatment should lower the blood pressure to below 140/90 mmHg and in the elderly aged 65 and more to 160/90 mmHg. Numerous interventional studies have shown that this can appreciably reduce the complications of hypertension. However, account must always be taken of the individual risk, so that in a particular case, it… (More)

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@article{Schrader1997TargetBP, title={[Target blood pressure with antihypertensive therapy and 24-hour-RR measurement].}, author={Joachim Schrader}, journal={Fortschritte der Medizin}, year={1997}, volume={115 28}, pages={26, 29-30, 33-4} }