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Video: ‘People with hypertension are potentially treated for 50 years – we have to get it right’

Professor Bryan Williams, chair of the development group for new NICE hypertension guidance, discusses the practical side of the new monitoring and prescribing recommendations.

Cardiovascular experts have completely redrawn the guidance on the diagnosis and treatment of hypertension with the launch of a ‘radical and bold' new NICE guideline.

Click here to read the full news story on the new NICE hypertension guidance, or watch another member of the development group, Professor Richard McManus, discussing the recommended switch to ambulatory blood pressure monitors.