Is my Hypertension well controlled?
Updated: Mar 9, 2022
Well controlled hypertension means you achieved the goal blood pressure according to baseline risk for cardiovascular disease and method of measuring blood pressure (BP):
Higher-risk population (Known ASCVD, Calculated 10-year risk of ASCVD event ≥10%, Heart failure, Diabetes mellitus, Chronic kidney disease, Age ≥65 years )
Office BP (manual with stethoscope or oroscillometric device): 125 to 130/<80 mmHg
Home BP: 120 to 125/<80 mmHg
Lower-risk population (None of the above risk factors)
Office BP (manual with stethoscope or oroscillometric device): 130 to 139/<90 mmHg
Home blood pressure: 125 to 135/<90 mmHg
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