Prevalence of US Adults with Hypertension

2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines

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 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.

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