Known as high blood pressure also.

AHRQ: 55.1 million American adults treated for hypertension in 2008 One in four American adults was treated in 2008 for hypertension, known as high blood pressure also, according to the latest Numbers and News from the Agency for Healthcare Study and Quality.3 billion, with $21.3 billion spent on prescription medicines; $13 billion allocated to doctors’ workplace and outpatient visits; and another $13 billion spent for hospitalizations, emergency department visits and home health care.The peer-review procedure used in Hindawi’s journals depends primarily on the expertise of its editorial board members and the guest editors of special issues, who are in charge of supervising the review of submitted manuscripts.5 Since the peer reviewers chosen by the guest editors weren’t subject to any kind of independent verification, editors themselves could undermine the procedure in much the same way that authors or third-party agencies have done elsewhere: by creating fake reviewer identities and addresses from which they submitted positive reviews endorsing publication.