Impact of Achieved Blood Pressure on First Stroke in Uncomplicated Grade 1 Hypertension [Cardiovascular Surgery]

BackgroundWe aimed to test the impact of achieved blood pressure (BP) on first stroke among patients with grade 1 hypertension and without cardiovascular diseases in the China Stroke Primary Prevention Trial.Methods and ResultsA total of 3187 patients with uncomplicated grade 1 hypertension were included. The risk of outcomes was assessed according to: (1) the proportion of visits in which BP was reduced to
Source: JAHA:Journal of the American Heart Association - Category: Cardiology Authors: Tags: Primary Prevention, High Blood Pressure, Cerebrovascular Disease/Stroke Original Research Source Type: research