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Learning to live with hypertension.

by Cynthia B. Wong

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Published by Medicine in the Public Interest in Boston, Mass. (Suite 304, 65 Franklin St., Boston 02110) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hypertension -- Popular works

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 67-68.

    SeriesPatient information books
    ContributionsMedicine in the Public Interest, inc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC685.H8 W66 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 76 p. :
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3509079M
    LC Control Number82060610

      Introduction. Hypertension is a prevalent condition worldwide, contributing % of the global disease burden and % premature deaths annually [1, 2].In a national survey conducted in Lesotho in , the prevalence of hypertension was estimated to be % overall and % and % in women and men by: 4. • High Blood Pressure Facts – Through easy-to-understand facts, discover the toll high blood pressure takes on the health and finances of the U.S. • High Blood Pressure and Health Disparities – Discover how age, gender, race, or ethnicity may cause some people to be more at risk for the disease than others.

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      A lot of people will suffer from high blood pressure at some point in their lives. The biggest issue with the problem is that it usually has no symptoms, and yet it can have fatal consequences. Measuring your blood pressure regularly and knowing all you can about high blood pressure is therefore crucial. Browse our Online Learning Catalog to view a comprehensive list of educational opportunities by credit type (CME, MOC, CE, etc.), activity type (Self-Assessment Programs, JACC Journal CME, etc.), or clinical topic.


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hypertension or high blood pressure, elevated blood pressure resulting from an increase in the amount of blood pumped by the heart or from increased resistance to the flow of blood through the small arterial blood vessels (arterioles).

Hypertension was generally defined as a blood pressure reading of over 90 or higher, Learning to live with hypertension.

book new guidelines issued in define. Coping with pulmonary hypertension over the long term is like riding a wave of ever-changing emotions. At times, you may feel active and engaged; other times, you may find it hard to get out of bed.

The challenges of life everyone faces, such as maintaining a career, nurturing healthy relationships and managing personal finances, become more. Get this from a library. Learning to live with hypertension: a self-care guide for black elders. [Lucille H Davis; Phyllis Kuziel-Perri; Brenda F McGadney].

Publisher: Oxford Cardiology Library, Oxford University Press, Oxford, ISBN: Price: £ I have always been fascinated by how primary care and secondary care look at hypertension in different lights. This pocket reference, written by cardiologists, demonstrates those differences and will mai Author: Terry Mccormack.

Hypertension. Hypertension affects approximately 75 million adults in the United States and is a major risk factor for stroke, myocardial infarction, vascular disease, and chronic kidney disease.

This note covers the following topics related to Hypertension: Signs and. A year-old male with type 2 diabetes has a BP of /94 mm Hg and creatinine of mg/dL.

Two weeks after initiation of benazepril, his BP is /80 mm Hg and creatinine is File Size: KB. Hypertension and You: Old Drugs, New Drugs, and the Right Drugs for Your High Blood Pressure is a read for those already taking blood pressure medication - and is the first book to maintain that there's something very wrong with how doctors are prescribing drugs for it/5(51).

State of the Art in Cardiovascular Care In this set of 8 CME, ABIM MOC and AAFP accredited activities, you will learn about the latest advances in clinical cardiovascular care, including care of congenital heart disease, the role that the various hypertension guidelines should play in patient care, wearable technologies in cardiovascular care, CACT testing.

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It addresses the full range of educational needs of all of those working in the field of hypertension and cardiovascular diseases, including general practitioners (GPs) and specialists, and will be of. Understand person-centered approaches for the management of individuals living with essential hypertension, focusing upon supporting self-management Before you start It is recommended that you carry out the browser health check below to check your computer has the appropriate software and settings required to use this website.

Fact Sheets About Hypertension and Related Conditions and Behaviors. Facts About Hypertension: Stay up to date on the latest facts about hypertension from the CDC. High Blood Pressure: Medicines to Help You external icon: This guide from the U.S.

Food and Drug Administration can help you better understand blood pressure medicines and talk to a health. Hypertension (high blood pressure) is a common condition that can lead to serious complications if untreated.

These complications can include stroke, heart failure, heart attack, and kidney damage. Worldwide, hypertension contributes to cardiovascular death more than any other risk. Hypertension in a young man 83 Hypertension in a young woman 89 Hypertension and the menopause 95 Hypertension in an older man Hypertension in the elderly The very elderly SECTION 5 Hypertension in Special Groups Hypertension in pregnancy Pre-eclampsia Patients of African descent File Size: 1MB.

MORE: Five tips to help you live well with pulmonary hypertension “Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Diagnosis and Evidence-Based Treatment” by Robyn Barst This book was written by specialists for both pulmonary and cardiovascular problems and is an amalgamation of different treatments and up-to-date information on PAH management.

HYPERTENSION – Updated Learning objectives -- you should be able to • Define hypertension and how it is diagnosed • Differentiate primary hypertension from secondary hypertension • Understand the rationale for treating hypertension, and recommended BP goals • Feel confident recommending lifestyle modifications to patients File Size: KB.

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Search “hypertension” OR “hyperten*” to find e-book chapters across all Oxford Handbooks and Textbooks. Hypertension Scientific Sessions SeptemberNew Orleans, Louisiana. Terms & Conditions. Badge Information Attendees registering in advance will find their badge and conference materials at the American Heart Association registration desk.

High Blood Pressure: Learning to Live Without It By Alan Goldhamer, D.C. from Fall If you said high blood pressure, also known as hypertension, you would be correct. Blood Pressure Basics Blood pressure measurements are recorded .Hypertension is common in diabetics and plays a major role in the vascular complications of the disease.

Recent studies have suggested there is more to gain from controlling hypertension in diabetics than there is in achieving normoglycemia. For this reason, particularly aggressive BP-lowering treatment is warranted in these patients.The management of hypertension varies considerably from clinician to clinician.

This pocketbook is a concise and evidence-based summary of current understanding and practice, including the most up-to-date guidance from national bodies and their recommendations for hypertension care.

An essential tool for everyday use in managing hypertension, this book covers the different .