Cardiovascular

CASE SERIES | CARDIOVASCULAR

Hypertension in primary care

Module Introduction

A review of the incidence of hypertension, the most appropriate investigations and the treatment criteria in various patient groups, as well as an update on non-pharmacological interventions and pharmacological management, and advice on when to refer to secondary care.

James Quekett, GP Partner in Gloucestershire

Reviewed by Nicholas Gall, Consultant Cardiologist, King’s College Hospital and Honorary Senior Lecturer, King’s College London, and Evelyn Ferguson, Consultant Obstetrician, NHS Lanarkshire.

1 CPD HOURS

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