Tag: Hypertension

Hypertension is the condition in which force of the blood pushing against artery vessel walls is too high. It is measured in millimeters of mercury (mmHg). Hypertension or high blood pressure (HTN) means the pressure in arteries is consistently above normal 140/90 mmHg, or high than it should be resulting in excessive pressure on the walls of the arteries.

Hypertension

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Essay On The Treatment Of High Blood Pressure
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Introduction: Hypertension is the abnormal blood pressure that is measured of the force against the walls of the arteries as the heart pumps blood through the body. ... Last modified: 9th Apr 2021

Effect of Exercise on Patients with Hypertension
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Introduction: The first of five articles found is aimed to find the effect of lifestyle change on weight and blood pressure. In this Quasi-experimental study, the researchers looked at 328 overweight housewives in the Klang Valley, Malaysia.... Last modified: 24th Mar 2021

Treatments for Isolated Systolic Hypertension
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Introduction: Background information needed An 87-year-old Caucasian male with past medical history of hypertension, diabetes, stage IV chronic kidney disease. The patient was admitted to Mesquite Specialty Hospita... Last modified: 21st May 2020

Causes, Effects and Impacts of Hypertension
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Introduction: Hypertension (HTN) also known as high blood pressure, is diagnosed when the force of systolic pressure which is defined as the force of blood being pumped out of the heart into arteries and the pressu... Last modified: 14th May 2020

Case study and history of hypertension
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Introduction: History of Present Illness: Mr. AS is an 85 year old Caucasian male with a past history of hypertension and chest pain who currently presents to us with dementia and complaints of not knowing how he g... Last modified: 12th Feb 2020

Hypertension Case Study Nursing
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Introduction: 1) CASE SUMMARY Mr. MS is a 58-year-old Malay male who was previously diagnosed with hypertension, gout and triple vessel ischemic heart disease. He first presented with chest pain in March 2010 where... Last modified: 12th Feb 2020

Case Study: Hypertension in Pregnancy
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Introduction: Main Complaint My patient Madam Siti a 31 year old Indonesian maid Gravida 3 para 2 at 38 weeks and 1day of Period of Amenorrhoea (POA) was admitted to the ward for blood pressure stabilization and in... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Self Management Of Hypertension Nursing Essay
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Introduction: Treatment and management of chronic diseases is a major health challenge world wide. Within the context of developing countries, self management practices for chronic diseases is an under researched a... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

An overview of Hypertension Blood Pressure
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Introduction: Hypertension Hypertension or increased blood pressure is a major US health problem attracting the attention of public, physicians, and medical organizations. The aim of this thesis is to provide a ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Hypertension: Signs, Risk Factors, Treatments
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Introduction: Contents (Jump to) Introduction Anatomy, physiology and Pathophysiology of hypertension Risk factors that are associated with hypertension i. Age. ii. Gender. iii. Activity level iv. Diet v. smoking ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Pregnancy Induced Hypertension Causes and Treatments
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Introduction: Pregnancy is the gestational process compromising growth and development within a woman of a new individual from conception through the embryonic and fetal periods to birth. Pregnancy lasts for two h... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn (PPHN)
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Introduction: Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN) is the inability to relax the pulmonary circulation arrangement at birth, which leads to non-oxygenated blood bypassing around the lungs a... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Hypertension Prevalence in the African American Community
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Introduction: Hypertension Prevalence in the African American Community  Abstract Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) is both common and detrimental to African-Americans than any other et... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Hypertension: Prevalence, Distribution and Hypotheses
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Introduction: 1. Definition and SymptomsHypertension is the result of persistent high arterial blood pressure, which may cause damage to the vessels and arteries of the brain, eyes, heart, and kidneys. The ent... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Hypertension: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment
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Introduction: Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) Hypertension is the condition in which force of the blood pushing against artery vessel walls is too high. It is measure in millimeters of mercury ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Hypertension Causes And Treatments Health And Social Care Essay
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Introduction: The most common medical condition and leading cause of death in Ireland today is Hypertension, accounting for nearly 1/3 of the total number of deaths and killing around 10,000 people each year. Hyper... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The Treatment Of Hypertension Health And Social Care Essay
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Introduction: Hypertension can be defined as sustained elevation of systemic blood pressure more than 140/90 mm Hg. Reduced capacitance of the venous system and increased arteriolar resistance due to increased peri... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Hypertension And Blood Pressure
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Introduction: Hypertension is a common and major cause of stroke and other cardiovascular disease. There are many causes of hypertension, including defined hormonal and genetic syndromes, renal disease and multifac... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Health Belief Model and Hypertension Treatment Compliance
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Introduction: The health belief model and compliance with hypertension treatment Running title: Health Belief Model and Compliance in Hypertension Pauline E. Osamor and Olanike A. Ojelabi Pauline E. Osamor, Inst... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020