Blood pressure and control of cardiovascular risk
Judith A Whitworth
- Publisher: Dove Medical Press
Vascular Health and Risk Management,
(issn: 1178-2048, eissn: 1178-2048)
blood pressure | treatment | RC666-701 | Diseases of the circulatory (Cardiovascular) system | cardiovascular risk | hypertension | Commentary
Judith A WhitworthJohn Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, AustraliaAbstract: Two key early 20th century notions, the first the primacy of diastolic pressure in determining risk, and the second that hypertension is a discret...