Tight Versus Standard Blood Pressure Control in Patients With Hypertension With and Without Cardiovascular Disease

Gianpaolo Reboldi, Fabio Angeli, Giovanni de Simone, Jan A. Staessen, Paolo Verdecchia*

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An excessive blood pressure (BP) reduction might be dangerous in high-risk patients with cardiovascular disease. In the Studio Italiano Sugli Effetti CARDIOvascolari del Controllo della Pressione Arteriosa SIStolica (Cardio-Sis), 1111 nondiabetic patients with systolic BP ?150 mm Hg were randomly assigned to a systolic BP target
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)475-482
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2014

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