Who Was The First Person To Discover Hypertension?

The First Person To Discover Hypertension or group of people and what year? i keep trying to find the information but it doesn’t show up?

 

 

 

 

 

Who Discovered The Blood Pressure?

This image shows a Riva-Rocci sphygmomanometer with cuff used by Korotkoff, who later discovered systolic and diastolic blood pressure. Modern blood pressure measurement was not developed until 1905, when Dr. Nikolai Korotkoff discovered the difference between systolic blood pressure and diastolic blood pressure. Read Here….

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What is the first measurement of blood pressure?

Blood pressure is measured using two numbers. The first number, called systolic blood pressure, measures the pressure in your blood vessels when your heart beats. The second number, called diastolic blood pressure, measures the pressure in your blood vessels when your heart rests between beats.

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