Prevalence of, and strategies for, resistant hypertension
Ruth Sander Independent consultant, Care of the older person
Uncontrolled hypertension is a leading risk factor for morbidity and death related to cardiovascular disease. It is now so prevalent that it has been declared a global public health crisis by the World Health Organization.
Nursing Older People. 29, 10,11-11. doi: 10.7748/nop.29.10.11.s8