Hypertension: A Companion to Braunwaldâs Heart Disease
- William White, MD, Professor of Medicine, Center for Cardiology and Cardiovascular Biology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA; Division Chief, Division of Hypertension and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USABy
- Henry Black, MD, Associate Vice President for Research, Charles J. and Margaret Roberts Professor; Chairman, Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
- William Elliott, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center. Chicago, IL, USA
Clinical hypertension is one of the most serious long-term problems associated with heart disease. This companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease focuses in depth on this key area of cardiovascular medicine. Complete with practical clinical tools for management, it helps you manage the chronic problems of your hypertensive patients. It covers everything from epidemiology and pathophysiology through diagnosis, risk stratification, treatment, outcome studies, concomitant diseases, special populations and special situations, and future treatments.
Cardiologists, cardiology fellows, and nephrologist