The treatment of the hypertension itself is a difficult and almost hopeless task in the present state of our knowledge, and in fact for aught we know . . . the hypertension may be an important compensatory mechanism which should not be tampered with, even were it certain that we could control it
Dr Hay said that the worst danger on a person is to discover his high blood pressure. A ......doctor may try to control it!
In 1931 Hay in the British Medical Journal (1931; 2:43-47):"The greatest danger to a man with high blood pressure lies in its discovery, because then some fool is certain to try and reduce it,"
Although the prognosis in patients with frequent PVCs frequent PVCs (>1000/24 hr) was considered relatively benign, attention should be paid to the progression of the LV dysfunction during a long-term observation, especially in patients with a high PVC prevalence.