Opinion: Treat hypertension in the el...

Opinion: Treat hypertension in the elderly

There are 1 comment on the Geriatrics story from Oct 15, 2009, titled Opinion: Treat hypertension in the elderly. In it, Geriatrics reports that:

Hypertension is ubiquitous in the elderly, causing cardiovascular, cerebrovascular, and peripheral vascular complications that impair function, decrease quality of life, and increase mortality.

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walt mackenzie

San Antonio, TX

#1 Oct 15, 2009
been on BP meds of several kinds for c35 years...still mobile at 80.

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