Questions About This Book?
What version or edition is this?
This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 12/1/2014.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
This book is needed to provide guidance for the non-specialist on how and whom to treat for hypertension. It covers the measurement of blood pressure and the investigation and management of hypertensive patients. This sixth edition will encompass the major changes in treatment that have taken place since publication of the current edition in January 2007. All chapters will be updated with new content or extensive revision. The measurement of blood pressure section updates will include new content on automated measurement of blood pressure and new developments in measurement. The treatment chapters will have improved coverage on treatment of the elderly and explanation of the implications of recent trials.