Monitoreo de la presión sanguínea
La hipertensión es un trastorno caracterizado por presión sanguínea crónicamente alta. Debe ser monitorizada, tratada y controlada con el uso de medicamentos, cambios en el estilo de vida o una combinación de ambos.
Last reviewed 6/23/2012 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine; and Michael A. Chen, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington Medical School, Seattle, Washington. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.
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