References

Diagnosis & Assessment and Prevention & Treatment

This information is based on the Hypertension Canada guidelines published in Leung, Alexander A. et al. Hypertension Canada’s 2016 Canadian Hypertension Education Program Guidelines for Blood Pressure Measurement, Diagnosis, Assessment of Risk, Prevention, and Treatment of Hypertension. Can J Cardiol 2016; 32(5): 569-588.

Additional References

  • Daskalopoulou SS, Rabi DM, Zarnke KB, Dasgupta K, et al for the Canadian Hypertension Education Program. The 2015 Canadian Hypertension Education Program Recommendations for Blood Pressure Measurement, Diagnosis, Assessment of Risk, Prevention, and Treatment of Hypertension. Can J Cardiol. (2015);31:549-568.
  • Dasgupta K, Quinn RR, Zarnke KB, Rabi DM, et al for the Canadian Hypertension Education Program. The 2014 Canadian Hypertension Education Program Recommendations for Blood Pressure Measurement, Diagnosis, Assessment of Risk, Prevention, and Treatment of Hypertension. Can J Cardiol. (2014);30:485-501.
  • Hackam DG, Quinn RR, Ravani P, Rabi DM, et al for the Canadian Hypertension Education Program. The 2013 Canadian Hypertension Education Program Recommendations for Blood Pressure Measurement, Diagnosis, Assessment of Risk, Prevention, and Treatment of Hypertension. Can J Cardiol. (2013);29:528-542.
  • Daskalopoulou SS, Khan NA, Quinn RR, et al for the Canadian Hypertension Education Program. The 2012 Canadian Hypertension Education Program Recommendations for the Management of Hypertension: Blood Pressure Measurement, Diagnosis, Assessment of Risk, and Therapy. Can J Cardiol. (2012);28:270-287.
  • Rabi DM, Daskalopoulou SS, Padwal RS, Khan NA, et al for the Canadian Hypertension Education Program. The 2011 Canadian Hypertension Education Program Recommendations for the Management of Hypertension: Blood Pressure Measurement, Diagnosis, Assessment of Risk, and Therapy. Can J Cardiol. (2011);27:415-433.