Surveillance definitions of hypertension and hypertension control vary in the literature. We present standard definitions of hypertension prevalence and control among adults and standard parameters for age-adjustment and population composition that will enable meaningful population comparisons and monitoring of trends.Cited by: 78. Society guideline links: Hypertension in adults; Spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage: Pathogenesis, clinical features, and diagnosis; The prevalence and control of hypertension in adults; Treatment of hypertension in black patients; Treatment of hypertension in older adults, particularly isolated systolic hypertension.
Dec 17, 2018 · Hypertensive emergencies can develop in patients with or without known preexisting hypertension. In younger . Jul 02, 2014 · Therapeutic inertia has been defined as the failure of health-care provider to initiate or intensify therapy when therapeutic goals are not reached. It is regarded as a major cause of uncontrolled hypertension.Cited by: 70.
Hypertension is a significant world health challenge and leading cause of morbidity and mortality. More than one billion people have hypertension globally (World Health Organization, 2018). In the United States (US), almost 50% of the adult’s population that is 103 billion people have hypertension American Heart Association (AHA), 2018).Author: Durga Mishra. hypertensive = 92.5%). And the age groups of 45-54 years were substantial number of suffering hypertension 67(7.8%). Female, able to read and write only, alcohol binge women and vigorous recreational exercise were predictors of hypertension. Men and urban residents were less likely to be hypertensive (Odd Ratio =0.74 and, 0.82, respectively).