By Sverre Erik Kjeldsen
High blood pressure, hypercholesterolemia and smoking current the #1 hazard components for heart problems and demise. therefore cardiologists play a key position within the care of hypertensive sufferers and as educators within the box. This certain factor of "Heart Drug" positive aspects joint guidance for the detection and remedy of high blood pressure, constructed via the eu Society of high blood pressure and the ecu Society of Cardiology. in accordance with the 1999 overseas Society of Hypertension/World wellbeing and fitness association instructions and counseled by means of the foreign Society of high blood pressure, those new instructions combine detection and remedy of different vital threat components, corresponding to diabetes, and, for the 1st time, contain the detection of objective organ harm like left ventricular hypertrophy, arterial plaque, microalbuminuria or a little bit increased serum creatinine. the information additional spotlight a few medicines for the therapy of high blood pressure.
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C) Concomitant Cerebrovascular Disease Evidence of the benefits of antihypertensive therapy in patients who had already suffered a stroke or a TIA (secondary prevention) was equivocal , and no definite recommendation could be given until recent trials have clearly shown the benefits of lowering blood pressure in patients with previous episodes of cardiovascular disease, even when their initial blood pressure was in the normal range. The randomised, double-blind placebo controlled PATS trial  demonstrated that in 5,665 patients with a TIA or a history of stroke without severe disability, blood pressure reduction of 5/2 mm Hg by diuretic-based treatment (indapamide) reduced the incidence of total stroke by 29% (p !
2003 European Society of Hypertension - European Society of Cardiology Guidelines for the Management of Arterial Hypertension by Sverre Erik Kjeldsen