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Table 9 Summary of office blood pressure target goal. 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

Conditions Systolic BP (mmHg) Diastolic BP (mmHg)
Uncomplicated, general < 140 < 90
Elderly < 140 < 90
DM
 Uncomplicated < 140 < 85
 Complicateda < 130 < 80
High riskb ≤ 130 ≤ 80
Cardiovascular disease ≤ 130 ≤ 80
Cerebrovascular disease < 140 < 90
Chronic kidney disease
 No albuminuria < 140 < 90
 Albuminuriac < 130 < 80
  1. aComplicated by sub-clinical organ damage or cardiovascular diseases. bHigh risk, elderly patients should be followed elderly patients criteria. cincluding microalbuminuria