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Can drug therapy be discontinued in well-controlled hypertension?

Author

William J Elliott, MD, PhD

Section Editor — Hypertension

Professor of Preventive Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pharmacology

Head, Division of Pharmacology

Chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences

Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences, Yakima, WA

Section Editor

George L Bakris, MD

Editor-in-Chief — Nephrology

Section Editor — Hypertension

Professor of Medicine

The University of Chicago

Deputy Editors

Daniel J Sullivan, MD, MPH

Deputy Editor — Primary Care (Adult)

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

John P Forman, MD, MSc

Senior Deputy Editor — UpToDate

Deputy Editor — Nephrology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

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