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Low systolic blood pressure signals a high risk of death in people with acute heart failure

BMJ 2006; 333 doi: (Published 16 November 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:1064

A simple systolic blood pressure reading on admission can provide important prognostic information for people presenting to hospital with acute heart failure, say researchers from the US who found a clear link between higher systolic blood pressure and lower mortality among more than 48 000 …

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