The cardiovascular events consist of cerebral events, coronary events, cardiac events, aortic/peripheral arterial events, complication of diabetes, and aggravation of renal function. Gender, date of birth, time when the patient is diagnosed with hypertension, complications (past or present history of cardiovascular diseases, presence or absence of diabetes, other complications), drugs used (antihypertensive agents, medicine for diabetes, hypolipidemic agents, antithrombogenic agents), history of alcohol consumption and smoking history are inquired.
Peer review refers to the work done during the screening of submitted manuscripts and funding applications. This process encourages authors to meet the accepted standards of their discipline and reduces the dissemination of irrelevant findings, unwarranted claims, unacceptable interpretations, and personal views. Publications that have not undergone peer review are likely to be regarded with suspicion by academic scholars and professionals.
Last date updated on September, 2014