Despite the success of the VA Cooperative Study, and the acknowledgement of the Lasker Foundation, many physicians and patients
paid little heed to Freis's message about high blood pressure. As this article noted, this negligence was a source of
major frustration for Freis.
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Seeber, Allen J.
Periodical: Seeber, Allen J. "Hypertension Control Efforts Seen Minimal." U.S. Medicine 8, 19 (1 October 1972): 1, 12. Article.
Reproduced with permission of U.S. Medicine.
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
The VA Cooperative Study and the Beginning of Routine Hypertension Screening, 1964-1980