Hypertension: A Case-based Approach

by Elizabeth W Edwards, Donald J DiPette

The aim of this book is to focus on the hypertension: a case-based approach. It is one of the most practical books to date on the management of hypertension in the community. The book is unique as it employs a case-based format and approach to address the prevention, diagnosis, treatment (both pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic), and control of hypertension, as well as its heavy cardiovascular disease consequences. This book comprised of 3 sections that include general concepts, hypertension in special populations, and when other measures fail, which are further divided into 20 chapters. Physicians (primary care and subspecialists), healthcare providers (nursing, physician assistants, pharmacists, nutritionists, and social service professionals), and other healthcare professionals in postgraduate and undergraduate training will find the information contained in this book immediately applicable to their clinical practice and educational training in this important and growing field. This book is not only a fountain of medical knowledge but the principles covered therein have immense practical utility to clinicians all over the world.

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Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Edwards Elizabeth W
University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
2. DiPette Donald J University of South Carolina, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
ISBN 9789386261489
Speciality Cardiology, Medicine
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18315
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2020
Pages 398
Book Type Professional


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