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South African Family Practice

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Combination therapy in hypertension

B Rayner

Abstract




Hypertension is one of the most important risk factors for death, heart failure, ischaemic heart disease, stroke and chronic kidney disease. Treatment of hypertension, particularly to goal blood pressure (BP), prevents these complications. In South Africa the reported control rates for treated hypertensives using a goal BP

South African Family Practice Vol. 49 (2) 2007: pp. 22-26



http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/20786204.2007.10873513
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