Hypertension, Pulmonary Arterial

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 Hypertension, Pulmonary Arterial
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: I270, ICD-9: 4160A, ICD-8: 42600
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: I270, ICD-9: 4160A, ICD-8: 42600
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 3
First defined in version DF2
Latin name Hypertensio pulmonalis primaria

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 125 92 33
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.06 0.07 0.04
Mean age at first event (years) 54.49 53.83 56.34
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 12.80 11.96 15.15

Longitudinal metrics

All Female Male
Median nb. of events per indiv. 2.0 2.0 1.0
Recurrence at 6 months (%) 50.40 55.43 36.36

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Hypertension, Pulmonary Arterial
after Hypertension, Pulmonary Arterial

Loading survival analyses plot…

Drugs most likely to be purchased after Hypertension, Pulmonary Arterial