Hypertensive retinopathy revisited: some answers, more questions.


Journal Article (Review)

Hypertension is associated with cardiovascular risk and systemic target organ damage. Retinopathy is considered one of the indicators of target organ damage. This review focuses on recent studies on hypertensive retinopathy and their implications for clinical care. Early recognition of hypertensive retinopathy signs remains an important step in the risk stratification of hypertensive patients.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Grosso, A; Veglio, F; Porta, M; Grignolo, FM; Wong, TY

Published Date

  • December 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 89 / 12

Start / End Page

  • 1646 - 1654

PubMed ID

  • 16299149

Pubmed Central ID

  • 16299149

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0007-1161

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/bjo.2005.072546


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England