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    Norman M. Kaplan, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, ... Show More University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas, Ronald G. Victor, MD, Burns and Allen Professor of Medicine, Director, Hypertension Center, Associate Director, The Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California ; with a chapter by Joseph T. Flynn, MD, MS, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Chief, Division of Nephrology, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, Washington.
    Summary: "The 11th Edition of Kaplan's Clinical Hypertension continues to integrate the latest basic science findings and clinical trial data to provide current, practical, evidence-based recommendations for treatment and prevention of all forms of hypertension. As in previous editions, abundant algorithms and flow charts are included to aid clinicians in decision-making."--Provided by publisher.

    Contents:
    Hypertension in the population at large
    Measurement of blood pressure
    Primary hypertension : pathogenesis
    Primary hypertension : natural history and evaluation
    Treatment of hypertension : why, when, how far
    Treatment of hypertension : lifestyle modifications
    Treatment of hypertension : drug therapy
    Hypertensive crises
    Renal parenchymal hypertension
    Renovascular hypertension
    Primary aldosteronism
    Pheochromocytoma (with a preface about incidental adrenal masses)
    Hypertension induced by cortisol or deoxycorticosterone
    Other forms of identifiable hypertension
    Hypertension with pregnancy and the pill
    Hypertension in childhood and adolescence.
    Digital Access Ovid 2015