American Academy of Pediatrics Issues New Guidelines on High Blood Pressure in Children


August 28, 2017

From NEJM JournalWatch (August 21, 2017): "The American Academy of Pediatrics has issued new guidelines on high blood pressure in children and adolescents. Published in Pediatrics, the guidance focuses on evaluation, diagnosis, and initial management. It also provides new blood pressure tables, including a simplified table outlining which screening levels warrant further evaluation." Read more.

*Source: NEJM JournalWatch

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