The Manual of Hypertension of the European Society of Hypertension reflects emerging concepts that have the potential to impact diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to hypertension. Updating all material, this new edition also delves into a number of areas that have received heightened interest in recent years or have become a matter of debate due to the controversial interpretation of the available data.


  • Reflects emerging concepts impacting diagnostic and therapeutic approaches
  • Explores background, history, epidemiology, and risk factors
  • Describes pharmacological, nonpharmacological, and medical treatments
  • Examines hypertension in special populations and treatment

section Section II|83 pages

Etiological and Pathophysiological Aspects

chapter 12|5 pages

Autonomic Dysfunction

section Section IV|53 pages

Blood Pressure Measurements

chapter 22|5 pages

Pulse Pressure

section Section VII|85 pages

Therapeutic Aspects

section Section VIII|114 pages

Special Conditions

chapter 55|9 pages

Hypertension in Pregnancy

section Section IX|31 pages

Secondary Hypertension: Diagnosis and Treatment

section Section X|95 pages

Additional Aspects