The Resource Hypertension sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of high blood pressure, with facts about consequences ..., edited by Dawn D. Matthews and Karen Bellenir

Hypertension sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of high blood pressure, with facts about consequences ..., edited by Dawn D. Matthews and Karen Bellenir

Label
Hypertension sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of high blood pressure, with facts about consequences ...
Title
Hypertension sourcebook
Title remainder
basic consumer health information about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of high blood pressure, with facts about consequences ...
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dawn D. Matthews and Karen Bellenir
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides basic consumer health information about causes, diagnosis, and treatment of high blood pressure and related disorders and diseases. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources."--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.1/32
Index
index present
LC call number
RC685.H8
LC item number
H936 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2005 B-649
  • WG 39
NLM item number
H9988 2004
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  • Matthews, Dawn D
  • Bellenir, Karen
Series statement
Health references series
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  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension artérielle
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension
Label
Hypertension sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of high blood pressure, with facts about consequences ..., edited by Dawn D. Matthews and Karen Bellenir
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Understanding hypertension (high blood pressure) -- Hypertension: facts and guidelines -- Screening recommendations for high blood pressure -- Diagnosing high blood pressure -- Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring -- Renin test -- Prehypertension -- Essential hypertension -- Isolated systolic hypertension (ish) -- Refractory hypertension -- Ch. 10. Secondary hypertension -- High blood pressure in pregnancy -- Hypertension in children -- Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Hypertension in the elderly --Hypotension: low blood pressure-causes of hypertension and common co-occurring disorders -- What causes high blood pressure? -- Obesity -- Insulin resistance -- Diabetes -- Metabolic syndrome -- Atherosclerosis -- Sleep apnea -- Pre-eclampsia and eclampsia -- Renal artery stenosis -- Cushing's syndrome -- Primary hyperaldosteronism (conn's syndrome) -- Pheochromocytoma -- Complications and consequences of hypertension -- The effect of high blood pressure on your body -- Stroke -- Coronary heart disease -- Heart failure -- Peripheral arterial disease -- High blood pressure and kidney disease -- Hypertensive retinopathy -- Fainting (syncope) -- Controlling hypertension -- High blood pressure: tips to stop the silent killer -- A guide for lowering blood pressure -- Checking up on blood pressure monitors -- Lifestyle changes effective in lowering blood pressure -- Exercise and hypertension -- Dietary approaches to stop hypertension (dash) -- Use spices instead of salt and sodium -- Benefits of omega-3 fatty acids -- Smoking cessation can be good for your heart -- Managing stress -- Hypertension medications -- Treating high blood pressure with medication -- Hypertension medications: effects and side effects -- Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ace) inhibitors -- Angiotensin receptor blockers -- Beta blockers -- Calcium antagonists -- Calcium channel blockers -- Diuretics -- Vasopeptidase inhibitors -- Hypertension drugs and sexual function -- Hypertension research -- Genetics and high blood pressure -- Do learned stress responses play a role in hypertension? -- Study finds hostility and impatience increase hypertension risk -- Use of pain relievers linked to hypertension -- How do steroids lead to hypertension? -- Kidney disease and hypertension in african americans -- Lead levels linked to hypertension in menopausal women -- Estrogen alternative for the control of blood pressure in post-menopausal women -- Some vision changes linked to hypertension -- Morning blood pressure predicts stroke -- Does high blood pressure impact memory? -- Allhat (antihypertensive and lipid-lowering treatment to prevent heart attack trial) -- Results -- Controversies about the new clinical guidelines for hypertension -- Current clinical trials regarding hypertension -- Studies of diabetic patients with hypertension -- Clinical trials: pulmonary hypertension -- Studies regarding pheochromocytoma and pseudopheochromocytoma -- Additional help and information -- Hypertension glossary -- Cookbooks for people with hypertension -- Resources for more information about hypertension -- Index
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 613 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035682105
Label
Hypertension sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of high blood pressure, with facts about consequences ..., edited by Dawn D. Matthews and Karen Bellenir
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Understanding hypertension (high blood pressure) -- Hypertension: facts and guidelines -- Screening recommendations for high blood pressure -- Diagnosing high blood pressure -- Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring -- Renin test -- Prehypertension -- Essential hypertension -- Isolated systolic hypertension (ish) -- Refractory hypertension -- Ch. 10. Secondary hypertension -- High blood pressure in pregnancy -- Hypertension in children -- Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Hypertension in the elderly --Hypotension: low blood pressure-causes of hypertension and common co-occurring disorders -- What causes high blood pressure? -- Obesity -- Insulin resistance -- Diabetes -- Metabolic syndrome -- Atherosclerosis -- Sleep apnea -- Pre-eclampsia and eclampsia -- Renal artery stenosis -- Cushing's syndrome -- Primary hyperaldosteronism (conn's syndrome) -- Pheochromocytoma -- Complications and consequences of hypertension -- The effect of high blood pressure on your body -- Stroke -- Coronary heart disease -- Heart failure -- Peripheral arterial disease -- High blood pressure and kidney disease -- Hypertensive retinopathy -- Fainting (syncope) -- Controlling hypertension -- High blood pressure: tips to stop the silent killer -- A guide for lowering blood pressure -- Checking up on blood pressure monitors -- Lifestyle changes effective in lowering blood pressure -- Exercise and hypertension -- Dietary approaches to stop hypertension (dash) -- Use spices instead of salt and sodium -- Benefits of omega-3 fatty acids -- Smoking cessation can be good for your heart -- Managing stress -- Hypertension medications -- Treating high blood pressure with medication -- Hypertension medications: effects and side effects -- Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ace) inhibitors -- Angiotensin receptor blockers -- Beta blockers -- Calcium antagonists -- Calcium channel blockers -- Diuretics -- Vasopeptidase inhibitors -- Hypertension drugs and sexual function -- Hypertension research -- Genetics and high blood pressure -- Do learned stress responses play a role in hypertension? -- Study finds hostility and impatience increase hypertension risk -- Use of pain relievers linked to hypertension -- How do steroids lead to hypertension? -- Kidney disease and hypertension in african americans -- Lead levels linked to hypertension in menopausal women -- Estrogen alternative for the control of blood pressure in post-menopausal women -- Some vision changes linked to hypertension -- Morning blood pressure predicts stroke -- Does high blood pressure impact memory? -- Allhat (antihypertensive and lipid-lowering treatment to prevent heart attack trial) -- Results -- Controversies about the new clinical guidelines for hypertension -- Current clinical trials regarding hypertension -- Studies of diabetic patients with hypertension -- Clinical trials: pulmonary hypertension -- Studies regarding pheochromocytoma and pseudopheochromocytoma -- Additional help and information -- Hypertension glossary -- Cookbooks for people with hypertension -- Resources for more information about hypertension -- Index
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 613 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035682105

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