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RESEARCH ARTICLE

Similarities and Differences among Recent Hypertension Guidelines

Michael A Weber

Keywords : Antihypertensive therapy,Diagnosis of hypertension,Hypertension treatment guidelines

Citation Information : Weber MA. Similarities and Differences among Recent Hypertension Guidelines. Hypertens J 2015; 1 (1):4-12.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10043-0002

Published Online: 00-09-2015

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2015; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Abbreviations

ACC: American College of Cardiology; ACCOMPLISH: Avoiding Cardiovascular Events through Combination Therapy in Patients Living with Systolic hypertension; AHA: American Heart Association; ASH: American Society of Hypertension; CDC: Centers for Disease Control; ESC: European Society of Cardiology; ESH: European Society of Hypertension; HYVET: Hypertension in the Very Elderly Trial; INVEST: International Verapamil SR Trandolapril Study; ISH: International Society of Hypertension; JNC: Joint National Committee; NHLBI: National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute; NICE: National Institute for Clinical Excellence; NIH: National Institutes of Health; SHEP: Systolic Hypertension in the Elderly Program; Syst-Eur: Systolic Hypertension in Europe Trial; VALUE: Valsartan Antihypertensive Long-term Use Evaluation.

How to cite this article

Weber MA. Similarities and Differences among Recent Hypertension Guidelines. Hypertens J 2015;1(1):4-12.


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