Professor Alpert Explains New Recommendation for Blood Pressure Levels to Review-Journal

Jul. 7, 2014

Associate Professor Pat Alpert shared with a reporter from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newly proposed guidelines for blood pressure levels among seniors. Although the proposal would reduce the number of seniors a taking medication for hypertension, many practitioners, including Alpert, are hesitant to embrace the new levels. The story appeared in print and online on July 7.