Hypertension in Older Adults
Thuan Ong, MD, MPH
Division of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine
School of Medicine
By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:
- Define the goals of antihypertensive therapy.
- Discuss evidence for current blood pressure targets.
- Outline a practical approach to managing hypertension in older adults.
[From the Winter 2018 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series]