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Dr Emma Hart – Treating hypertension

[Music] High blood pressure is a really common disorder, where one in four adults have hypertension. The World Health Organisation recently showed that it is the leading contributor to the global burden of disease. If we can lower blood pressure, we can reduce the risk of stroke, the risk of heart attack, the risk of…

By Jose Scott October 19, 2019 1

Scientific Sessions 2018 Cheryl Dennison Himmelfarb talks about updated hypertension guidelines

Hi, I’m Cheryl Dennison Himmelfarb. I’m a professor at Johns Hopkins University and I’m the immediate past president of the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association, and so I had the opportunity to serve on the Guidelines Committee as a representative of PCNA. One of the most important messages to come out of the 2017 guidelines is…

By Jose Scott October 18, 2019 0

Hypertension Types and Causes | Yashoda Hospital | Best Hospital in Hyderabad

Click subscribe and bell icon to get regular notifications Types of hypertension or high blood pressure High blood pressure or hypertension is of two types Primary hypertension – In most cases, there’s no identifiable cause of high blood pressure Primary hypertension steadily develops over many years Secondary hypertension – caused by an underlying condition that…

By Jose Scott October 18, 2019 0