Presents a comprehensive, systematic assessment of available scientific evidence for effects on health, social welfare or disability. Full assessments include economic, social and ethical impact analyses. Assessment teams include professional practitioners and academics. Before publication the report is reviewed by external experts, and scientific conclusions approved by the SBU Board of Directors.
The SBU report Moderately Elevated Blood Pressure, is based on a systematic and critical review of the scientific literature.
It is one of a series of scientific reports published by SBU. The Summary and Conclusions of the report, presented in this booklet, have been approved by the SBU Board of Directors and the Scientific Advisory Committee.
How to cite this report: SBU. Moderately elevated blood pressure. Stockholm: Swedish Council on Health Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU); 2007. SBU report no 170 (in Swedish).