The Clinical Spectrum of Labile Hypertension: A Management Dilemma

@article{Mann2009TheCS,
  title={The Clinical Spectrum of Labile Hypertension: A Management Dilemma},
  author={Samuel J. Mann},
  journal={The Journal of Clinical Hypertension},
  year={2009},
  volume={11}
}
  • S. Mann
  • Published 1 September 2009
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of Clinical Hypertension
Although the management of the labile component of blood pressure elevation is a problem often encountered by clinicians, there is a paucity of information available to guide therapeutic decisions. This review discusses the clinical relevance of blood pressure lability, the limitations of current knowledge, and possible directions for future research and clinical management. 

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