Skip directly to searchSkip directly to the site navigationSkip directly to the page's main content

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:

The information provided above is from the Department of Health's Center for Health Data IBIS-PH web site ( The information published on this website may be reproduced without permission. Please use the following citation: " Retrieved Thu, 18 October 2018 13:59:45 from Department of Health, Center for Health Data, Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health Web site: ".

Content updated: Tue, 2 Oct 2018 09:31:15 MDT