How to Diagnose Orthostatic Hypotension?

Orthostatic hypotension is defined as a decrease in blood pressure within 3 minutes of standing when compared with the blood pressure in sitting or lying position.

  • systolic blood pressure decrease 20 mm Hg
  • diastolic blood pressure decrease 10 mm Hg
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