Describe the approach.
Lifestyle changes for managing hypertension: for all patients with SBP > 120 mm Hg or DBP > 80 mm Hg
Identify indications for antihypertensive treatment.
Select first-line antihypertensive medication based on individual patient characteristics
Titrate treatment to reach target blood pressure.
Most adults: blood pressure < 130/80 mm Hg
Individualize targets based on age and comorbidities.
Follow-up regularly: reassess indications for pharmacological treatment and tailor therapy to individual needs.