Nocturnal Hypertension: 8 Essential Questions

Nocturnal HTN is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease and stroke. How do you diagnose and treat in your practice? Test your overnight BP IQ.

Even after daytime BPs are controlled, hypertension management involves a residual risk in the form of masked uncontrolled nocturnal hypertension.

A recent comprehensive review article published in Hypertension summarizes the clinical implications of night-time BP control based on the pathophysiology and recent evidence. Take this quick quiz to test your knowledge of key points