The treatment of hypertension in people with dementia: a systematic review of observational studies

@inproceedings{Welsh2014TheTO,
  title={The treatment of hypertension in people with dementia: a systematic review of observational studies},
  author={Tomas J Welsh and John R. F. Gladman and Adam L Gordon},
  booktitle={BMC geriatrics},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Hypertension is very common in older people and a number of trials of antihypertensives have demonstrated benefit from treatment in even the oldest old. However, people with dementia were significantly under-represented in these studies and as a population are more likely to be physically frail, to suffer orthostatic hypotension and to experience… CONTINUE READING