This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

Have any GPs received last year's PGEA?

Should we consider setting up clinics to prevent hypertension in the same way we do for breast and cervical cancer?

BP targets are getting lower (80 diastolic for diabetic with nephropathy) and are applied to patients as old as 85 to prevent stokes/CHD. It's about time we prioritised hypertension as we do cancer.

Dr SN Jain

Compton

Wolverhampton

Rate this article 

Click to rate

  • 1 star out of 5
  • 2 stars out of 5
  • 3 stars out of 5
  • 4 stars out of 5
  • 5 stars out of 5

0 out of 5 stars

Have your say