The federal Million Hearts initiative set a goal in 2011 to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes by 2017. To achieve that milestone, the initiative set out to increase by 10 million the number of people with controlled hypertension. A recent CDC Grand Rounds report gave a progress report.
Hypertension Control for 10 Million. JAMA. 2017;317(4):352. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.20203