Prehypertension has been proposed as the diagnosis for the presence of blood pressures >120/80 mmHg but <140/90 mmHg. It covers more than 60 million people in the United States and nephrologists will increasingly be involved with them. This review describes its relevance to nephrologists.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2009|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine