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4 edition of The Hypertension Sourcebook found in the catalog.

The Hypertension Sourcebook

by Mary P. McGowan

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English


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ISBN 109780071392020

The purpose of this implementation guide is to describe key lessons learned from the evaluation of the Diabetes and Hypertension Self-Management Education (DHSME) model implemented within the Shands Jacksonville Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) (referred to as Shands Jacksonville in this report). This guide is intended for public health. The Community Health Worker’s Sourcebook: A Training Manual for Preventing Heart Disease and Stroke is a user-friendly curriculum that community health workers can use in their training and also as a resource. The sourcebook offers basic information and activities to increase skills in preventing heart disease and stroke.

High blood pressure or hypertension is one of the most ubiquitous medical problems seen in primary care. Studies on lowering diastolic and systolic blood pressure, especially in patients with target-organ damage and diabetes are many but often conflict. So much new information can leave physicians and patients frustrated and confused. The purpose of Hypertension, the latest addition to the 4/5(1).   Read "Hypertension and You Old Drugs, New Drugs, and the Right Drugs for Your High Blood Pressure" by Samuel J. Mann available from Rakuten Kobo. Many of the nearly 70 million Americans with hypertension (high blood pressure) would like to bring it under control thr Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Sleep Disorders Sourcebook, Fifth Edition offers basic consumer health information about common sleep disorders, including insomnia, sleep apnea, narcolepsy, circadian rhythm disorders, and parasomnias, and other health problems that affect sleep, such as cancer, pain, and respiratory disorders. It explains how much sleep is needed, the causes. Hypertension, also called high blood pressure, condition that arises when the blood pressure is abnormally high. Hypertension occurs when the body’s smaller blood vessels (the arterioles) narrow, causing the blood to exert excessive pressure against the vessel walls and forcing the heart to work harder to maintain the pressure. Although the heart and blood vessels can tolerate increased.


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The Hypertension Sourcebook provides the tools to achieve perfect control of your blood pressure; the program outlined in this invaluable book will introduce lifestyle changes--diet, exercise, supplements--that could dramatically alter your life or the life of someone you love.

Mary McGowan describes the causes of hypertension--from stress 5/5(1). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages. Contents: Understanding hypertension (high blood pressure) --Hypertension: facts and guidelines --Screening recommendations for high blood pressure --Diagnosing high blood pressure --Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring --Renin test --Prehypertension --Essential hypertension --Isolated systolic hypertension.

In order to provide a resource for public health programs, including the State HDSP programs, that addresses high blood pressure control in this population, the book A Closer Look at African American Men and High Blood Pressure Control: A Review of Psychosocial Factors and Systems-Level Interventions was created.

Tthe book and executive summary. A leading expert offers simple steps toward curing this highly destructive disease or avoiding it altogether. Features a comprehensive evaluation of the latest blood pressure medications, home monitors, & a foolproof plan for giving up smoking.

Author: Mary P. Mcgowan. hypertension or high blood pressure, elevated blood pressure resulting from an increase in the amount of blood pumped by the heart or from increased resistance to the flow of blood through the small arterial blood vessels (arterioles).

Hypertension was generally defined as a blood pressure reading of over 90 or higher, but new guidelines issued in define hypertension as over 80 or. Hypertension sourcebook: basic consumer health information about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of high blood pressure, with facts about consequences Pages: Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 1 By Jeff Kinney EBOOK.

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and Chopra, Jo McGowan: Recent surveys suggest that 30 million Americans suffer from hypertension (high blood pressure). In The Hypertension Sourcebook, a leading expert offers simple steps toward curing this highly destructive disease or avoiding it altogether.

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The management of hypertension varies considerably from clinician to clinician. This pocketbook is a concise and evidence-based summary of current understanding and practice, including the most up-to-date guidance from national bodies and their recommendations for hypertension care.

An essential tool for everyday use in managing hypertension, this book covers the different phases of. Hypertension. Hypertension affects approximately 75 million adults in the United States and is a major risk factor for stroke, myocardial infarction, vascular disease, and chronic kidney disease.

This note covers the following topics related to Hypertension: Signs and symptoms, Diagnosis and Management. High blood pressure, or hypertension as the disease is known medically, is our most common chronic ill-ness.

Estimates of exactly how many Americans have high blood pressure vary—the American Heart As-sociation and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute put the figure at about 55–60 million, butFile Size: KB. "A unique overview of a variety of issues relevant to stress and hypertension, this book is an excellent sourcebook for teachers and researchers."—Thomas W.

Kamarck, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh. A Community Health Worker Training Resource for Preventing Heart Disease and Stroke () is an evidence-based, plain-language training resource and reference for CHWs as well as a curriculum that health educators, nurses, and other instructors can use to train CHWs.

The vascular lesion associated with malignant hypertension is fibrinoid necrosis of the walls of small arteries and arterioles. The prognosis is very poor: untreated, 90% of patients die within 1 year, and even with treatment the 5-year survival rate is only 60%.

Malignant hypertension is a medical emergency that requires immediate therapy. Ed J D Swales Blackwell Scientific, £, pp ISBN 0 7 The second edition of Sir George Pickering's singole author treatise, High Blood Pressure, published incomprised pages including approximately references.

Such have been the pace and breadth of research in hypertension over the past 25 years that in this first edition of Textbook of Hypertension Author: R G Wilcox.

The risk of developing hypertension can be reduced by making the same lifestyle changes recommended for treating hypertension. Resources BOOK. Bellenir, Karen, and Peter D. Dresser, eds. Cardiovascular Diseases and Disorders Sourcebook. Detroit: Omnigraphics, Texas Heart Institute. Heart Owner's Handbook.

New York: John Wiley and Sons. Hypertension in a young man 83 Hypertension in a young woman 89 Hypertension and the menopause 95 Hypertension in an older man Hypertension in the elderly The very elderly SECTION 5 Hypertension in Special Groups Hypertension in pregnancy Pre-eclampsia Patients of African descent File Size: 1MB.Publisher: Oxford Cardiology Library, Oxford University Press, Oxford, ISBN: Price: £ I have always been fascinated by how primary care and secondary care look at hypertension in different lights.

This pocket reference, written by cardiologists, demonstrates those differences and Author: Terry Mccormack. The Diabetes Eye Care Sourcebook offers a wealth of medical information translated into clear language for the diabetic patient or interested lay person, about the eye in diabetes, and related potential problems.

Well-placed, black-and-white clinical photographs and diagrams illustrate the text, and many highlighted personal clinical vignettes help to illuminate particular : Thomas A.

Farrell.