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James PA, Oparil S, Carter BL, Cushman WC, et al. 2014 evidence-based guideline for the management of high blood pressure in adults: report from the panel members appointed to the Eighth Joint National Committee (JNC 8). JAMA. 2014 Feb 5;311(5):507-20. doi: 10.1001/jama.2013.284427.

Note:  direct quotes are included from the JNC 8 guidelines based on the selections made above.  Please refer to the actual guideline for possible updates or revisions.  All outputs generated are copyrighted by the American Medical Association

This tool was created for the sole purpose of facilitating access to key portions of the guidelines based on user-selected criteria.

Additional guidelines - alternative anti-hypertensive agents not included in the JNC 8 report:   Chobanian AV, Bakris GL, Black HR, et al. The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure: the JNC 7 report. JAMA 2003; 289:2560-1572.

JNC 8 Guidelines calculator – BP management