Secondary hypertension

secondary hypertension: High blood pressure caused by an underlying medical condition.

Endpoint definition

Long name Secondary hypertension
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: I15
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: I15
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 3
First defined in version DF2
Latin name Hypertensio secundaria

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 1310 572 738
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.60 0.47 0.78
Mean age at first event (years) 53.58 53.33 53.78
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 7.10 5.42 8.40

Longitudinal metrics

All Female Male
Median nb. of events per indiv. 2.0 2.0 2.0
Recurrence at 6 months (%) 49.16 45.10 52.30

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Secondary hypertension
after Secondary hypertension

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Secondary hypertension