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Hypertension - CE506
Hypertension
Review of Guidelines and Drug Therapy Management

CE506 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Susanne J. Pavlovich-Danis, RN, MSN, ARNP-C, CDE, CRRN and Anna Ver Hage, RN, MSN, ACNP, CCRN, CNRN
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Objectives:
The purpose of this program is to inform nurses, dietitians, paramedics and EMTs, pharmacists, physical therapists, physicians and radiologic technologists about current guidelines and drug therapy for the management of hypertension. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • State blood pressure goals in patients with uncomplicated hypertension and in patients with diabetes or renal disease
  • Discuss the five components of lifestyle modification
  • Discuss the four classes of antihypertensive drugs known to reduce the complications associated with heart disease

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 3/25/2017

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