This convenient sized pocket reference is designed to provide an expert but concise overview of the key elements of hypertension that will be of interest and relevance to clinicians. Highly illustrated in full color, with lucid text and challenging self-assessment questions, the book will be of interest to residents and other physicians anxious to update their knowledge in this field.
Table of Contents
MEASUREMENT OF BLOOD PRESSURE
INVESTIGATION OF SECONDARY HYPERTENSION
Estrogens, Oral Contraceptives and Hormone Replacement Therapy
COARCTATION OF THE AORTA
INTERACTIONS WITH LIPIDS
GENETICS OF HYPERTENSION