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Table 6 Stratification of global cardiovascular event for hypertension patients. BP, blood pressure; DM, diabetes mellitus

From: 2018 Korean Society of Hypertension Guidelines for the management of hypertension: part II-diagnosis and treatment of hypertension

BP (mmHg) Prehypertension
(130–139/80–89)
Hypertension I
(140–159/90–99)
Hypertension II
(≥160/100)
Risk
Risk factor 0 Lowest risk group Low added risk group Moderate to high added risk group
Risk factor 1–2 Low to moderate added risk group Moderate added risk group High added risk group
Risk factor ≥ 3, DM, sub-clinical organ damage Moderate to high added risk group High added risk group High added risk group
DMa, cardiovascular disease, chronic kidney disease High added risk group High added risk group High added risk group
  1. aComplicated by sub-clinical organ damage or cardiovascular diseases