International Journal of Nursing Studies 82 (2018) 165–166 Contents lists available at ScienceDirect International Journal of Nursing Studies journal homepage: www.elsevier.com/locate/ijns Cochrane Nursing Care Field (CNCF) – Cochrane Review Summary Antihypertensive pharmacotherapy for prevention of sudden cardiac death in hypertensive individuals: A Cochrane review summary 1,2 Vicky Visvanathan University of South Australia, Australia ARTIC L E I NF O Keywords: Antihypertensive Sudden cardiac death 1. Research question 3. Objective/s What is the best available evidence of antihypertensive pharma- The main objective of this review is to assess the eﬀectiveness of cotherapy for prevention of sudden cardiac death in hypertensive in- antihypertensive pharmacotherapy in preventing sudden death, non- dividuals? fatal myocardial infarction and fatal myocardial infarction among hy- pertensive individuals. 2. Background 4. Intervention/methods High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is a disorder of the circulatory system and is a major risk factor for stroke, congestive The review included all randomised clinical trials of anti- heart failure, and major coronary event that includes myocardial in- hypertensive drugs for hypertensive patients with duration of follow-up farction and sudden cardiac death (Taverny et al., 2016). Anti- of at least one year. The trials must include a comparative control group hypertensive drugs
International Journal of Nursing Studies – Elsevier
Published: Jun 1, 2018
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