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Health Status Outcomes for Blood Pressure: Doctor-diagnosed Hypertension

Health Status Outcomes

Uncontrolled high blood pressure is a major risk factor for heart attack, stroke, congestive heart failure, and kidney failure. Controlling high blood pressure through medication and/or lifestyle change can reduce the likelihood of these outcomes.

Related Health Status Outcomes Indicators:


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Content updated: Wed, 29 Nov 2017 13:27:32 MST