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Cardiology Management

New paediatric blood pressure guidelines better at identifying children at risk of heart disease

2019 25 Apr

New guidelines that classified more children as having elevated blood pressure are better at predicting which kids are likely to develop heart disease when they reach adulthood, according to new research in the American Heart Association's journal Hypertension. The guidelines were issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) in 2017 and endorsed... Read more