Age-related normative changes in phasic orthostatic blood pressure in a large population study: findings from The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA)

Ciarán Finucane, Matthew D L O'Connell, Chie Wei Fan, George M Savva, Christopher J Soraghan, Hugh Nolan, Hilary Cronin, Rose Anne Kenny

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In this report, we provide the first normative reference data and prevalence estimates of impaired orthostatic blood pressure (BP) stabilization, initial orthostatic hypotension, and orthostatic hypotension based on beat-to-beat blood pressure methods in a population-representative sample.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1780-9
Number of pages10
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - 11 Nov 2014


  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Aging
  • Blood Pressure
  • Diastole
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Heart Rate
  • Humans
  • Hypotension, Orthostatic
  • Ireland
  • Longitudinal Studies
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Posture
  • Prevalence
  • Reference Values
  • Systole
  • Time Factors

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