Difference between revisions of "Hypertension (main)"

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===Categorization of Hypertension<ref>Levy PD. Hypertensive Emergencies — On the Cutting Edge. EMCREG - International. 2011. 19-26.</ref>===
 
*[[Asymptomatic hypertension]]
 
*[[Asymptomatic hypertension]]
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**Systolic BP 140-179 or diastolic BP 90-109
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**Asymptomatic
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*[[Hypertensive urgency]]
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**Systolic BP ≥ 180 or diastolic BP ≥ 110
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**No evidence of end-organ dysfunction
 
*[[Hypertensive emergency]]
 
*[[Hypertensive emergency]]
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**Systolic BP ≥ 180 or diastolic BP ≥ 110
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**Evidence of end-organ dysfunction
  
 
[[Category:Cards]]
 
[[Category:Cards]]

Revision as of 23:56, 21 February 2015

Categorization of Hypertension[1]

  • Levy PD. Hypertensive Emergencies — On the Cutting Edge. EMCREG - International. 2011. 19-26.