Prehypertension

Known as: Pre Hypertension, Pre-Hypertensions, Prehypertensions 
Blood pressure levels that are between normotension and hypertension. Individuals with prehypertension are at a higher risk for developing… (More)
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1963-2017
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Prehypertension is a highly frequent condition associated with an increased cardiovascular risk. Endothelial dysfunction is… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND High blood pressure in middle age is a well-established risk factor for cardiovascular disease, but the consequences… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE There is little information in pediatrics on the persistence of the prehypertension and hypertension classifications or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Prehypertension is common and is associated with increased vascular mortality. The extent to which it increases risk… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND The epidemic of overweight is increasing the prevalence of both prehypertension and early-onset hypertension, but few… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Prehypertension is considered a precursor of stage 1 hypertension and a predictor of excessive cardiovascular risk. We… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
There are few data about the impact of the recently-defined category of prehypertension (systolic blood pressure 120 to 139 mm Hg… (More)
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2006
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2006
Recently the Joint National Committee on the Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure introduced… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Current blood pressure (BP) classification is based on the recent recommendations of the Joint National Committee on… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The Joint National Committee on High Blood Pressure identified a new category of blood pressure in adults… (More)
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