The main focus of my slides for the Hypertension Lecture will come from two sources:
The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Detection, Evaluation and Treament of High Blood Pressure: (hereafter known as JNC7)
Hypertension Online from Baylor College of Medicine
In addition, Good article on selected hypertension topics can be found in Amercan Family Physician (AAFP membership may be required.
Radiologic Evaluation of Suspected Renovascular Hypertension Aug 1, 2009
Evaluation and Management of the Patient with Difficult-to-Control or Resistant Hypertension May 15, 2009
The DASH (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension) Diet can be found at: