- Effect of treating isolated systolic hypertension on the risk of developing various types and subtypes of stroke: the Systolic Hypertension in the Elderly Program (SHEP)H M Perry
Washington University, Box 8048, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
JAMA 284:465-71. 2000..The Systolic Hypertension in the Elderly Program (SHEP) demonstrated that treating isolated systolic hypertension in older patients decreased incidence of total stroke, but whether all types of stroke were reduced was not evaluated...
- Pretreatment blood pressure as a predictor of 21-year mortalityH M Perry
Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
Am J Hypertens 13:724-33. 2000..We concluded that pretreatment SBP strongly predicted all-cause mortality during 21-year follow-up. For the young, both SBP and DBP were strong predictors; for the elderly, only SBP was predictive...