APhA - Hypertension

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APhA - Hypertension
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2011-07-30 20:20:50
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APhA - Hypertension
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  1. normal BP
    < 120/80
  2. Pre-HTN BP
    12-139/80-89
  3. Stage-1 HTN BP
    140-159/90-99
  4. Stage-2 HTN BP
    > 160/100
  5. FOUR causes of HTN
    • smoking
    • CKD
    • sleep apnea
    • medications
  6. Long-term HTN can cause damge to which FOUR organs?
    • kidney
    • heart
    • brain
    • eye
  7. JNC-VII goal BP
    < 140/90
  8. JNC-VII goal BP for DM & CKD
    < 130/80
  9. 1st-line therapy in HTN
    thazides
  10. blood pressure equation
    BP = (SV x HR) x peripheral resistance

    CO = stroke volume x heart rate
  11. presynaptic alpha-2 stimulation
    • negative feedback mechanism,
    • decrease norepinephrine release

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