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Prehypertension is not associated with all-cause mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies.
|Title||Prehypertension is not associated with all-cause mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Guo X, Zhang X, Zheng L, Guo L, Li Z, Yu S, Yang H, Zhou X, Zou L, Zhang X, Sun Z, Li J, Sun Y|
Quantitative associations between prehypertension or its two separate blood pressure (BP) ranges and cardiovascular disease (CVD) or all-cause mortality have not been reliably documented. In this study, we performed a comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis to assess these relationships from prospective cohort studies.
|Alternate Journal||PLoS ONE|