Hypertension: A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease
Elsevier Health Sciences, Jan 1, 2007 - Medical - 615 pages
Clinical hypertension is one of the most serious long-term problems associated with heart disease. This companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease focuses in depth on this key area of cardiovascular medicine. Complete with practical clinical tools for management, it helps you manage the chronic problems of your hypertensive patients. It covers everything from epidemiology and pathophysiology through diagnosis, risk stratification, treatment, outcome studies, concomitant diseases, special populations and special situations, and future treatments.
Addresses management of all special populations with chronic hypertensive disease.Includes Clinical Pearls for reducing complications of hypertension.Discusses hypertension and concomitant disease. Provides information on the practical management of hypertension and its role in complex diseases Emphasizes prevention of hypertensive diseases. Covers behavior management as an integral part of treatment plan for hypertensives and pre-hypertensives. Assesses drugs and other forms of treatment.Presents current clinical guidelines for the U.S., Canada, and Europe.Encourages aggressive patient management to ensure minimal risk of further cardiovascular problems.
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Genetics of Hypertension 15 14 The Special Problem of Isolated Systolic
Pathophysiology of Hypertension
Ofﬁce Blood Pressure Measurement
Home Monitoring of Blood Pressure
Renovascular 19 βBlockers in Hypertension
Metaanalyses of Hypertension Trials
Heart Failure in Hypertension 340 43 Resistant Hypertension 498 John F Setaro
Kidney Disease in Hypertension 351 44 Hypertension and the Perioperative Period 512 Robert L Bard Robert D Brook and Kim A Eagle
Transplant Hypertension 361 45 Hypertensive Emergencies and Urgencies 517 Shakaib U Rehman Jan N Basile and Donald G Vidt
Peripheral Arterial Disease in Hypertension 384 Future 525
Cerebrovascular Disease in Hypertension 392 Barry L Carter
Dyslipidemia in Hypertension 418
Mineralocorticoid Excess Domenic A Sica
William F Young Jr 22 Calcium Channel Blockers in Hypertension
Sleep Apnea 134
Rare and Unusual Forms of Hypertension 144 24 New and Investigational Drugs for Hypertension
Special Populations and Special Larry E Fields
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