2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines

Interactive Visualization (AHA Center for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

 
Explore the impact of the new 2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines on hypertension prevalence in the US adult population, the number of US adults with hypertension, and the prevalence and number of adults now recommended pharmacological treatment to control blood pressure. Use the interactive figures to examine differences in these prevalence and population estimates between JNC 7 Guidelines and the new 2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines according to age, sex, and race/ethnicity. These visualizations can be downloaded as images to use in presentations and as tabulated data to further explore these estimates.

Interactive Visualizations

Prevalence of US Adults with Hypertension Visualization ThumbnailPrevalence of US Adults with Hypertension

Number of US Adults with Hypertension Visualization ThumbnailNumber of US Adults with Hypertension

Prevalence of US Adults Recommended Pharmacological Treatment for Hypertension Visualization ThumbnailPrevalence of US Adults Recommended Pharmacological Treatment for Hypertension

Number of US Adults Recommended Pharmacological Treatment for Hypertension Visualization ThumbnailNumber of US Adults Recommended Pharmacological Treatment for Hypertension