SOURCE: Medpage Today
DATE: May 22, 2012
EXCERPT: "The ambulatory blood pressure monitoring cutoff for the diagnosis of hypertension should be lower in women than in men, a researcher suggested here." more
"Gender differences in ambulatory blood pressure thresholds for diagnosis of hypertension based on cardiovascular outcomes" presented by Hermida R, et al, at 2012 American Society of Hypertension Annual Scientific Meeting & Exposition, 19-22 May 2012, New York City, Abstract FP-4.
Meeting Abstracts of the American Society of Hypertension, Inc. Twenty-Seventh Annual Scientific Meeting and Exposition. May 19-22, 2012. New York, New York, in:
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2012 Apr;14 Suppl 1:1. doi: 10.1111/j.1751-7176.2011.00665.x.