Testing pitfalls and summary of guidance in hypertension management

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Abstract

Several classes of antihypertensive drugs can cause a fall in glomerular Filtration rate and a rise in serum potassium and creatinine concentrations. Appropriate monitoring during treatment of hypertension allows potentially serious underlying conditions to be identified and adverse events avoided.

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)896-899
Number of pages4
JournalBritish Medical Journal
Volume333
Publication statusPublished - 28 Oct 2006