Is the relation of systolic blood pressure to risk of cardiovascular disease continuous and graded, or are there critical values?

William B. Kannel, Ramachandran S. Vasan, Daniel Levy

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83 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)453-456
Number of pages4
JournalHypertension
Volume42
Issue number4 I
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2003
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Blood pressure
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Hypertension, detection and control
  • Risk factors
  • Systole

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Internal Medicine

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