Hypertension symptoms and categories | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy
09
March

Hypertension symptoms and categories | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

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 […]


What is hypertension? | Circulatory system diseases | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy
20
December

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

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

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 […]


Atherosclerosis – part 1 | Circulatory system diseases | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

So I wanted to talk to you a little bit about atherosclerosis. And I have already cheated a little bit, and I’ve started drawing. I wanted to make it a slightly nicer drawing, because I wanted to make sure that the important things, we can actually see them and that it’s pretty clear. So in […]


Diabetes and Hypertension Medication – Part 1
20
October

Diabetes and Hypertension Medication – Part 1

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , /

Diabetes and Hypertension Medication – Part 1 You can achieve short and long-term savings by starting right now. You can take the first step in your campaign to avoid serious, unmeasurable costs by understanding them. Knowing what you are saving will encourage you to take the next step and plan each dry to include a […]


Hypertension symptoms and categories | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

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 […]


DeKalb Medical Physicians Group: Toco Hills Primary Care

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Dr. DiFulco: I’m Dr. Thomas DiFulco and I am a general internist and the lead physician here at the DeKalb Medical Toco Hills Primary Care office. Stephanie Richards: My name is Stephanie Richards and I’m a physician assistant with DeKalb Medical and I work at the Toco Hills Primary Care office. DiFulco: The Toco Hills […]


Help Patients Take Blood Pressure Medicines As Directed
11
October

Help Patients Take Blood Pressure Medicines As Directed

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

[NARRATOR] One in four new prescriptions for hypertension medications are never filled. A major problem when 70% of U.S. adults over 65 have high blood pressure, and only half of them have it under control. Even hypertensive patients covered by Medicare Part D have high rates of non-adherence, too often skipping doses, taking the wrong […]


DeKalb Medical Physicians Group: Oak Grove Family Medicine

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

>>Katie Humphries: I’m Katie Humphries, I’m a family medicine practitioner here at Oak Grove Family Medicine. I’m really lucky to have two great partners here. We have Dr. Scott Ramshur, who’s been here the longest of the three of us, and Dr. Ramshur does full-range family medicine. He sees children all the way through adults, […]


Hypertension: Diagnosis – Family Medicine | Lecturio
05
October

Hypertension: Diagnosis – Family Medicine | Lecturio

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

All right. Now, we’re going to discuss hypertension, which is one of the most common diagnosis in my practice. And unfortunately, across the United States, hypertension is getting more common as our population ages and also gets heavier. So, it’s really important to understand hypertension, its diagnosis and management. And that’s exactly what we’re about […]


Pharmacology – HYPERTENSION & ANTIHYPERTENSIVES (MADE EASY)
01
October

Pharmacology – HYPERTENSION & ANTIHYPERTENSIVES (MADE EASY)

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

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 […]