Recent Systematic Reviews on Hypertension

[A version of this collection appears in: Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 3, October 2012].

Introduction

Each month a large number of journal articles, including systematic reviews and meta-analyses, are examined. Here is a recent selection.

The Bibliographic Citations

  1. Wiysonge, CS. Bradley, HA. Volmink, J. [et al]. Beta-blockers for hypertension. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (Online). August 15th 2012; Issue 8: No. CD002003. Review. Full Text Link.
  2. Ried, K. Sullivan, TR. [and] Fakler, P. [et al] (2012). Effect of cocoa on blood pressure. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (Online), August 2012, Issue 8, No. CD008893. Full Text Link.
  3. Zomer, E. Owen, A. Magliano, DJ. [et al]. The effectiveness and cost effectiveness of dark chocolate consumption as prevention therapy in people at high risk of cardiovascular disease: best case scenario analysis using a Markov model. BMJ. May 30th 2012; 344: e3657. Full Text Link.
  4. Ley, EJ. Singer, MB. Gangi, A. [et al]. Elevated systolic blood pressure after trauma: tolerated in the elderly. The Journal of Surgical Research. October 2012; 177(2): 326-9.
  5. Higashi, Y. Kihara, Y. Noma, K. Endothelial dysfunction and hypertension in aging. Hypertension Research. September 13th 2012. [Epub ahead of print].
  6. Stabler, SN. Tejani, AM. Huynh, F. [et al]. Garlic for the prevention of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in hypertensive patients. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (Online). August 15th 2012; Issue 8: No. CD007653. Review. Full Text Link.
  7. Diao, D. Wright, JM. Cundiff, DK. [et al]. Pharmacotherapy for mild hypertension. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (Online). August 15th 2012; Issue 8: No. CD006742. Review. Full Text Link.

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