HKDU Symposium > New guideline for hypertension : the controversy never stops
Dr. Wu Chee Wo
Specialist in Cardiology

Direction: Choose the single best answer and give a tick in the corresponding box on the answer form.


1.

What is the new definition of hypertension under the 2017 ACC/AHA guideline


2.

Which of the following outcomes is reduced significantly in the Intensive Treatment Group as compared with the Standard Treatment Group in the SPRINT trial?


3.

For the SPRINT trial, which of the following adverse clinical outcome is NOT significantly higher in the Intensive Treatment Group as compared with the Standard Treatment Group?


4.

Which of the outcome has been shown to be reduced significantly in the Intensive therapy group as compared with the standard therapy group in the ACCORD study on hypertension?


5.

Which of the following is NOT recommended as a first-line therapy for hypertension under the 2017 ACC/AHA guideline?