ABC of Hypertension

by Gregory Y. H. Lip, D. Gareth Beevers & Eoin T. O'Brien

Publisher: Wiley

Series: ABC Series

Publication Date: May 18, 2016

ISBN: 9781118592564

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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High blood pressure is a common chronic medical problem encountered in primary care, yet it is commonly under diagnosed. ABC of Hypertension is a long established, practical guide to the investigation, treatment and management of hypertensive patients. This sixth edition:

  • Provides practical guidance on measurement of blood pressure and the investigation and management of hypertensive patients
  • Explains new developments in measurement and automated measurement of blood pressure and
  • Updates coverage on treatment of the elderly and explains of the implications of recent trials
  • Incorporates current British Hypertension Society and NICE guidelines