Hypertension Practical implications of the new National Heart Foundation guidelines

Omar Azzam, Hamish Prosser, Markus Schlaich

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The 2016 National Heart Foundation guidelines for diagnosis and management of hypertension in adults address primary and secondary prevention. They target absolute cardiovascular risk and focus on contemporary management of hypertension in the context of an ageing population.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)37-40
Number of pages4
JournalMedicine Today
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2017


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