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In hypertensive patients with elevated risk of cardiovascular disease, targeting systolic blood pressure to less than 120 mm Hg significantly reduces the rate of fatal and non-fatal cardiovascular events as well as death from any cause

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  1. Correspondence to : Dr Sripal Bangalore, Department of Cardiology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA; sripalbangalore{at}gmail.com
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Owlia M, Bangalore S
In hypertensive patients with elevated risk of cardiovascular disease, targeting systolic blood pressure to less than 120 mm Hg significantly reduces the rate of fatal and non-fatal cardiovascular events as well as death from any cause

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  • First published March 23, 2016.
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May 23, 2016

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