Freis prepared this manual as a reference for Veterans Administration hospital staff; it provided information on epidemiology,
pathology, diagnosis, and the treatment of hypertension. In it, Freis refers to hypertension as "the most important of
the chronic cardiovascular disorders of man."
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1973-01 (January 1973)
Freis, Edward D.
United States. Department of Veterans Affairs. Veterans Administration
United States Government Printing Office
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Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
The VA Cooperative Study and the Beginning of Routine Hypertension Screening, 1964-1980