Exploring their Critical role in Hypertension Management
Nocturnal hypertension is associated with higher cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. It can lead, amongst others, to stroke, heart failure and myocardial infarction.
AFib is associated with a 5x greater risk of stroke
The lifetime risk for AFib is 1 in 3 individuals¹ and it often occurs with hypertension.
Early detection is key, to allow for prompt and satisfactory disease management to not only control symptoms but also to prevent further complications.²
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¹ Balanis T, Sanner B. Detection of Atrial Fibrillation Using a Home Blood Pressure Monitor. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2021;17:407-414 4
² Hindricks G. et al. ‘’2020 ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of atrial fibrillation developed in collaboration with the European Association of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS). ‘’ European Heart Journal (2020) 00, 1-126.