Hypertension affects hundreds of millions of individuals worldwide, including 60% of those over the age of 60. Proper treatment reduces by 30% the incidence and fatality from coronary heart disease, heart failure, stroke, and kidney disease. Hypertension Essentials 2010 is a current, concise, and practical step-by-step guide to the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of hypertension. More than 50 clinical trials, common management pitfalls, and cardiovascular risk reduction measures are also described.
Kaplan, Norman M., 1931-
Sudbury, Mass. :, Physicians' Press,, 2010
vi, 102 p. ;,17 cm
Branch Call Number:
616.132 K175h 2010