Blood pressure limits in Hong Kong to be reviewed after American Heart Association announces new measurement
November 14, 2017
Hong Kong will not rush to adopt a new measurement of high blood pressure set by the American Heart Association, a health official has said. The US association announced on Monday that the measurement would now be 130/80, but Undersecretary for Food and Health Dr Chui Tak-yi said the city’s current guideline of 140/90 – 140mm...
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