Blood pressure and control of cardiovascular risk

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Judith A Whitworth (2005)
  • Publisher: Dove Medical Press
  • Journal: Vascular Health and Risk Management, volume 1, issue 3, pages 257-260 (issn: 1178-2048, eissn: 1178-2048)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC1993950
  • Subject: 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... View more
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