Now in its Sixth Edition, this comprehensive text provides pertinent information on medical diagnosis, therapy, lab tests, and health maintenance essential to decision making in primary care medicine. Every chapter has been revised to include more images, tables, and bulleted lists. Practical recommendations that incorporate the best available evidence, expert consensus guidelines, and clinical judgement are listed in bulleted items at the end of every chapter. The dermatology section has been extensively revised for this edition by a new section editor. A companion Website offers the fully searchable text and an image bank. This is the tablet version which does not include access to the supplemental content mentioned in the text.CHAPTER. 14. SCREENING. FOR. HYPERTENSION. KATHARINE K. TREADWAY Hypertension can be considered the most ... maintenance will meet in clinical practice, accounting for more than 35 million office visits a year in the United States. ... Despite this progress, the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III) indicated that 31% of ... the 50 million Americans who are hypertensive, approximately 70% fall into stage 1 (diastolic blood pressure [DBP] 90 to 99, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Primary Care Medicine: Office Evaluation and Management of The Adult Patient: Sixth Edition|
|Author||:||Allan H Goroll, Albert G Mulley, Jr.|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2011-01-01|