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Hypotension

Orthostatic Hypotension Guidelines Called into Question

After adjustments, measurement 1 was significantly associated with risk of fall (HR 1.22, 95% CI: 1.03-1.44), fracture (HR 1.16, 95% CI: 1.01-1.34), syncope (HR 1.40, 95% CI: 1.20-1.63), and death (HR 1.36, 95% CI: 1.23-1.51). Measurement 2 was associated with all long-term outcomes, including motor vehicle crashes (HR 1.43, 95% CI: 1.04-1.96).