Hypertension symptoms and categories | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

All right. Let’s talk about hypertension. And the first thing we have to do is understand the two main categories, or types, of hypertension that are out there. So there are two types, primary– and this is actually also called essential hypertension. You might hear that word, essential. And secondary. And I’ll write that as a two. And […]

Learn how a stethoscope can help determine blood pressure | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

So this is a picture of Doctor Korotkoff. Doctor Korotkoff is a very famous Russian doctor. He lived about 100 years ago, and something he came up with, something very clever, still affects all of us, or most of us today. So he lived in the early 1900s. And around 1905, he started thinking. He was thinking about […]

Hypertension: General Treatment – Family Medicine | Lecturio

And what about secondary hypertension? When do you see that? I think a secondary hypertension, it’s rare. It’s only up to 10% of cases of hypertension. It’s probably less than that. But especially, in a middle-aged adult, when they come in with a very high blood pressure, and particularly a blood pressure that’s not well controlled on initial […]

What is hypertension? | Circulatory system diseases | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

Let’s talk about hypertension. And I’ll write that here, hypertension. And hypertension basically means high blood pressure. And we actually categorize it in different groups. So let’s use my blood pressure, 115 over 75 as an example. And I had drawn a small figure for you where I had blood pressure on this side and I had time […]

Pharmacology – HYPERTENSION & ANTIHYPERTENSIVES (MADE EASY)

in this lecture I’m going to talk about pharmacology of antihypertensive drugs so let’s get right into it hypertension or high blood pressure is a quite common disorder affecting many people who typically don’t even notice any symptoms now in order to gain a better understanding of pharmacology of antihypertensive agents first we need to review a basic […]

High Blood Pressure – Cure for Hypertension – Natural Home Remedies

stressful lifestyles have made high blood pressure or hypertension a very common phenomenon today high blood pressures not only caused because of stress but also because of shortcuts in cooking because of time constraints people just opt to open can food, heat the food that’s increasing the consumption of processed foods and high salt intake how would you […]

Tips for Taking Blood Pressure Medicines As Directed

[NARRATOR] Meet America’s adults over 65. Seventy percent of them have high blood pressure… and nearly fifty percent of those don’t have it under control. Even with Medicare Part D coverage, about 5 million adults aren’t taking their blood pressure medicines as directed. So why does that matter? Because high blood pressure is one of the leading causes […]

Pharmacology – HYPERTENSION & ANTIHYPERTENSIVES (MADE EASY)

in this lecture I’m going to talk about pharmacology of antihypertensive drugs so let’s get right into it hypertension or high blood pressure is a quite common disorder affecting many people who typically don’t even notice any symptoms now in order to gain a better understanding of pharmacology of antihypertensive agents first we need to review a basic […]

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