Internal Medicine, Family Medicine

Updates in Hypertension: What the Generalist Needs to Know

Stephen C. Textor, M.D.

Learn how to apply the SPRINT trial findings and what is the role of ambulatory blood pressure for diagnosis and monitoring hypertension, and the role of aldosterone antagonists in primary (essential) hypertension.

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  • 0:00

    Introductions and Objectives

  • 1:13

    Classification of BP for Adults

  • 2:31

    BP Measurement Methods

  • 3:46

    Case 1: 22 year old male with history of Arnold-Chiari

  • 6:02

    ABPM Standards

  • 7:03

    ABPM Independent Predictor of CV

  • 7:49

    Ambulatory BP Monitoring

  • 8:55

    Blood Pressure Rises with Age

  • 9:14

    Case 2: 76 year old male with Hypertension for 15 years

  • 10:56

    JNC 8 Guidelines ia Nutshell

  • 16:29

    ACCORD BP Study

  • 18:24

    Redefining Blood-Pressure Targets

  • 19:41

    Absolute and Residual Risk

  • 21:12

    Treatment Resistant Hypertension

  • 21:47

    Recognition of Aldosterone

  • 25:10

    Study Showing Spironolactone added to Renal Denervation

  • 26:00

    Summary