Hypertension is associated with a marked increase in cardiovascular mortality and morbidity, which is particularly pronounced in the elderly. This paper discusses trials and studies which have significantly addressed the problem of antihypertensive treatment of patients older than 60-65 years.
|Title of host publication||American Journal of Geriatric Cardiology|
|Publication status||Published - 1993|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
- Geriatrics and Gerontology