Management of Recalcitrant Hypertension


December 4th, 2009 - December 4th, 2012
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

According to the National Institutes of Health, high blood pressure can affect all types of people. You have a higher risk of high blood pressure if you have a family history of the disease. High blood pressure is more common in African Americans than Caucasians. Smoking, obesity, and diabetes are all risk factors for hypertension.

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Dates and Times

End Date: 12/4/2012

Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, the participant should be able to: 1.) Explain resistant and uncontrolled hypertension. 2.) Provide strategies to evaluate and manage difficult to control hypertension. 3.) Review the role of secondary hypertension in resistant hypertension and define strategies for evaluation.

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Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.