The Resource Mayo clinic on high blood pressure, Sheldon G. Sheps, editor in chief

Mayo clinic on high blood pressure, Sheldon G. Sheps, editor in chief

Label
Mayo clinic on high blood pressure
Title
Mayo clinic on high blood pressure
Statement of responsibility
Sheldon G. Sheps, editor in chief
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Emphasizes the need to manage high-blood pressure and keep it at a safe level, and includes insights into prevention, treatment trends, recipes, menus, and stress management
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.1/32
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC685.H8
LC item number
M33 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
NLM call number
WG 340 M473 2002
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Label
Mayo clinic on high blood pressure, Sheldon G. Sheps, editor in chief
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
  • What is high blood pressure? -- Are you at risk? -- Diagnosis and treatment -- Controlling your weight -- The shakedown on salt -- Eating well -- Getting more active -- Tobacco, alcohol and caffeine -- Managing stress -- Staying in control -- Medications and how they work -- Special concerns and conditions
  • 1. What is high blood pressure -- Consider the numbers -- The basics of blood pressure -- What the numbers mean -- What's high blood pressure? -- Signs and symptoms -- Complications -- 2. Are you at risk? -- Essential high blood pressure -- Secondary high blood pressure -- 3. Diagnosis and treatment -- Measuring your blood pressure -- Making a diagnosis -- Getting an evaluation -- Medical history -- Physical examination -- Routine tests -- Deciding on treatment -- Guidelines for treatment -- Becoming an active partner -- 4. Controlling your weight -- Weight and blood pressure -- Overweight vs. obesity -- Finding your healthy weight -- Steps to successful weight loss -- 5. The shakedown on salt -- Sodium's role -- Sodium sensitivity -- DASH-sodium and TONE studies -- Current recommendation -- The controversy -- What you should do -- Your sodium guide -- 6. Eating well -- The DASH study -- Basic principles of DASH -- How to eat with DASH -- Three important minerals -- A fresh approach to shopping -- Healthy cooking techniques -- Get the skinny on fatty acids -- Eating well when eating out -- Putting it in perspective -- 7. Getting more active -- Physical activity and blood pressure -- Activity vs. intensity -- What kind of activity -- How much activity -- A 6-step fitness plan -- Avoiding injury -- 8. Tobacco, alcohol and caffeine -- Tobacco and high blood pressure -- Alcohol and high blood pressure -- Caffeine and high blood pressure -- 9. Managing stress -- What is stress? -- The stress response -- Stress and blood pressure -- Strategies for relieving stress -- 10. Staying in control -- Home monitoring -- Using your medications wisely -- Getting regular follow-up care -- Reaching your goal -- Your family and friends -- 11. Medications and how they work -- The different types -- Diuretics -- Beta blockers -- ACE inhibitors -- Angiotensin II receptor blockers -- Calcium antogonists -- Alpha blockers -- Central-acting agents -- Direct vasodilators -- Emergency medications -- Combination drug therapy -- Finding the right medication -- Gene research -- 12. Special concerns and conditions -- Issues for women -- High blood pressure in children -- High blood pressure in older adults -- High blood pressure and ethnic groups -- High blood pressure and other conditions -- Difficult-to-control high blood pressure -- High blood pressure emergencies -- Menus with DASH
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (214 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
666410016958
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036679384
Label
Mayo clinic on high blood pressure, Sheldon G. Sheps, editor in chief
Link
Publication
Note
Includes 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
  • What is high blood pressure? -- Are you at risk? -- Diagnosis and treatment -- Controlling your weight -- The shakedown on salt -- Eating well -- Getting more active -- Tobacco, alcohol and caffeine -- Managing stress -- Staying in control -- Medications and how they work -- Special concerns and conditions
  • 1. What is high blood pressure -- Consider the numbers -- The basics of blood pressure -- What the numbers mean -- What's high blood pressure? -- Signs and symptoms -- Complications -- 2. Are you at risk? -- Essential high blood pressure -- Secondary high blood pressure -- 3. Diagnosis and treatment -- Measuring your blood pressure -- Making a diagnosis -- Getting an evaluation -- Medical history -- Physical examination -- Routine tests -- Deciding on treatment -- Guidelines for treatment -- Becoming an active partner -- 4. Controlling your weight -- Weight and blood pressure -- Overweight vs. obesity -- Finding your healthy weight -- Steps to successful weight loss -- 5. The shakedown on salt -- Sodium's role -- Sodium sensitivity -- DASH-sodium and TONE studies -- Current recommendation -- The controversy -- What you should do -- Your sodium guide -- 6. Eating well -- The DASH study -- Basic principles of DASH -- How to eat with DASH -- Three important minerals -- A fresh approach to shopping -- Healthy cooking techniques -- Get the skinny on fatty acids -- Eating well when eating out -- Putting it in perspective -- 7. Getting more active -- Physical activity and blood pressure -- Activity vs. intensity -- What kind of activity -- How much activity -- A 6-step fitness plan -- Avoiding injury -- 8. Tobacco, alcohol and caffeine -- Tobacco and high blood pressure -- Alcohol and high blood pressure -- Caffeine and high blood pressure -- 9. Managing stress -- What is stress? -- The stress response -- Stress and blood pressure -- Strategies for relieving stress -- 10. Staying in control -- Home monitoring -- Using your medications wisely -- Getting regular follow-up care -- Reaching your goal -- Your family and friends -- 11. Medications and how they work -- The different types -- Diuretics -- Beta blockers -- ACE inhibitors -- Angiotensin II receptor blockers -- Calcium antogonists -- Alpha blockers -- Central-acting agents -- Direct vasodilators -- Emergency medications -- Combination drug therapy -- Finding the right medication -- Gene research -- 12. Special concerns and conditions -- Issues for women -- High blood pressure in children -- High blood pressure in older adults -- High blood pressure and ethnic groups -- High blood pressure and other conditions -- Difficult-to-control high blood pressure -- High blood pressure emergencies -- Menus with DASH
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (214 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
666410016958
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036679384

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