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Young adulthood blood pressure variability linked to increased risk of cardiovascular disease and mortality

12:21 EST 2 Feb 2020 | 2 Minute Medicine

1. In this analysis of data from a prospective cohort of young adults, increased mean systolic blood pressure (SBP) and variability in SBP measurements were both linked to increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in later life. 2. Variability in SBP measurement was also associated with an increased risk of all-cause mortality. Evidence Rating Level: […]
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