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Table 3 Blood pressure goal

From: Effectiveness of combination therapy with nifedipine GITS: a prospective, 12-week observational study (AdADOSE)

  Patients reaching BP goal, n (%)
  1st follow-up visit Last visit
Overall population; n = 3428a 542 (15.8) 1246 (36.3)
Previous antihypertensive medication   
 No; n = 421 86 (20.4) 217 (51.5)
 Yes; n = 2920 431 (14.8) 985 (33.7)
Concomitant disease   
 0; n = 264 82 (31.1) 171 (64.8)
 1; n = 621 177 (28.5) 351 (56.5)
 2–3; n = 1547 213 (13.8) 499 (32.3)
 >3; n = 996 70 (7.0) 225 (22.6)
  1. Proportion of patients reaching target BP following treatment with nifedipine GITS in combination with other antihypertensive agents
  2. BP blood pressure, GITS gastrointestinal therapeutic system
  3. aBP <140/90 mm Hg (or BP <130/80 mm Hg in those at high or very high CV risk)