Should Patients With Cardiovascular Risk Factors Receive Intensive Treatment of Hypertension to <120/80 mm Hg Target? A Protagonist View From the SPRINT Trial (Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial)

Circulation. 2016 Nov 1;134(18):1308-1310. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.023263. Epub 2016 Sep 12.
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Keywords: blood pressure; blood pressure measurement/monitoring; clinical trial; high blood pressure; hypertension.

Publication types

  • Multicenter Study
  • Randomized Controlled Trial
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Blood Pressure*
  • Disease-Free Survival
  • Humans
  • Hypertension* / mortality
  • Hypertension* / physiopathology
  • Hypertension* / therapy
  • Middle Aged
  • Renal Insufficiency, Chronic* / mortality
  • Renal Insufficiency, Chronic* / parasitology
  • Renal Insufficiency, Chronic* / therapy
  • Risk Factors
  • Sex Factors
  • Survival Rate