Review decision date: October 2013

Review decision: 

The guideline should not be updated at this time. For further information, please refer to surveillance review decision.

May 2015 - This guideline will shortly be checked to see if it needs updating, please register as a stakeholder to be informed about the decision.

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Next review date: TBC

This guidance updates and replaces NICE guideline CG18 (published August 2004) and NICE guideline CG34 (published June 2006).

It offers evidence-based advice on the care and treatment of adults with primary hypertension. New and updated recommendations on diagnosis, antihypertensive drug treatment and treatment monitoring were included in 2011.


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