The 2001 Canadian recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part one--Assessment for diagnosis, cardiovascular risk, causes and lifestyle modification

Zarnke, K.B. et al. (2002) The 2001 Canadian recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part one--Assessment for diagnosis, cardiovascular risk, causes and lifestyle modification. Canadian Journal of Cardiology, 18(6), pp. 604-624.

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Abstract

All recommendations were graded according to the strength of the evidence and voted on by the Canadian Hypertension Recommendations Working Group. Only those recommendations achieving high levels of consensus are reported. These guidelines will be updated annually. ENDORSEMENT: These guidelines are endorsed by the Canadian Hypertension Society, The Canadian Coalition for High Blood Pressure Prevention and Control, The College of Family Physicians of Canada, The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, The Adult Disease Division and Bureau of Cardio-Respiratory Diseases and Diabetes at the Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Health Canada.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Touyz, Professor Rhian
Authors: Zarnke, K.B., McAlister, F.A., Campbell, N.R.C., Levine, M., Schiffrin, E.L., Grover, S., McKay, D.W., Myers, M.G., Wilson, T.W., Rabkin, S.W., Feldman, R.D., Burgess, E., Bolli, P., Honos, G., Lebel, M., Mann, K., Abbott, C., Tobe, S., Petrella, R., and Touyz, R.M.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences
Journal Name:Canadian Journal of Cardiology
ISSN:0828-282X
ISSN (Online):1916-7075

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