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hypertension_sueno under Clinical Characteristics in HCHS
Hypertension is defined here if the systolic or diastolic blood pressure is greater than or equal to 140/90 or if the participant is currently taking antihypertensive medications.
hypertension_c4 under Clinical Characteristics in HCHS
This variable classifies participants into 4 categories based on hypertension and hypertensive.
hypertension under Clinical Characteristics in HCHS
Hypertension is defined here if the systolic or diastolic blood pressure is greater than or equal to 140/90 or if the participant is currently taking antihypertensive medications.
hypert_awareness under Clinical Characteristics in HCHS
This variable is defined by the self-report of doctor's diagnosis of hypertension for those who were defined as having hypertension using the NHANES definition only.
hypert_control under Clinical Characteristics in HCHS
This variable is defined for participants whose blood pressure are below the cutoff of 140/90 (both systolic and diastolic must be less than the cutoff values) for those who were defined as having hypertension using the NHANES definition only and also indicated whether or not they were receiving treatment for hypertension.
hypert_treatment under Clinical Characteristics in HCHS
This variable is defined by the participant's self-report awareness of hypertension and self-report use of antihypertensive medications for those who were defined as having hypertension using the NHANES definition only.
htnderv_s1 under Medical History in SHHS
Hypertension (HTN) Status based on 2nd and 3rd blood pressure readings OR being treated with hypertension (HTN) meds
htnderv_s2 under Medical History in SHHS
Derived hypertension (HTN) classification (based on blood pressure measurements, history of hypertension (HTN) dx, and medication use)
hypertension2 under Clinical Characteristics in HCHS
Hypertension is defined here using the following NHANES definition: if the systolic or diastolic blood pressure is greater than or equal to 140/90 or if the participant self-reported as currently taking antihypertensive medications.
incl04_htn under Administrative/Eligibility in HEARTBEAT