hypertension: Persistently high systemic arterial blood pressure. Based on multiple readings (blood pressure determination), hypertension is currently defined as when systolic pressure is consistently greater than 140 mm Hg or when diastolic pressure is consistently 90 mm Hg or more.

Endpoint definition

Long name Hypotension
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: I95, ICD-9: 458, ICD-8: 4580
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: I95, ICD-9: 458, ICD-8: 4580
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 3
First defined in version DF2
Latin name Hypotensio (arterialis)

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 1857 849 1008
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.86 0.69 1.07
Mean age at first event (years) 67.18 65.28 68.78
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 15.35 10.60 19.35

Longitudinal metrics

All Female Male
Median nb. of events per indiv. 1.0 1.0 1.0
Recurrence at 6 months (%) 8.78 9.89 7.84

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Hypotension
after Hypotension

Loading survival analyses plot…