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Author Giovannozzi, Chiara
Title Paediatric Hypertension : (Includes downloadable software)
Imprint Torino : SEEd Srl, 2010
©2010
book jacket
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (41 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Intro -- Colophon -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Definitions -- 3 Measuring Blood Pressure in Children -- 3.1 For Whom and When? -- 3.2 How -- 3.3 Pressure Doppler -- 3.4 Percentile Tables of Arterial Pressure for Children and Adolescents -- 4 Primary and Secondary Hypertension in Children -- 4.1 Primary Hypertension -- 4.2 Secondary Hypertension -- 5 Evaluation of the Hypertensive Child -- 5.1 Objective Exam -- 5.2 Supplementary Investigations for Hypertension -- 5.3 Anormality of Target Organs in Paediatric Hypertension -- Recommendations -- 5.4 Clinical Evaluation in the Case of Confirmed Hypertension -- 6 Hypertension Therapy -- 6.1 Lifestyle-Related Measures -- 6.2 Pharmacological Therapy for Hypertension in the Child -- General Principles -- The Antihypertensive Drugs -- 6.3 Therapy of Emergencies and of Hypertensive Emergencies -- 7 Ambulatory Follow-Up of the Hypertensive Child -- 8 Appendix -- 8.1 Percentile Tables of Arterial Pressure for Children and Adolescents -- 8.2 Growth curves -- References -- Author
The covered topics range from the regulation of blood pressure and its assessment in children to day-to-day management. The attached calculator provides a hypertension assessment software: entering data about sex, height, systolic and diastolic pressure, the program indicates the presence and severity of hypertension
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Giovannozzi, Chiara Paediatric Hypertension : (Includes downloadable software) Torino : SEEd Srl,c2010 9788889688946
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