HYPERTENSION PATHOPHYSIOLOGY (NURSING)

In this video we are going to dive into hypertension pathophysiology. But before we get started, don’t forget to download the free med-surg checklist I have for you, that walks you through, step-by-step, how to study med-surg in nursing school. That link is down below for you to download it. And while you’re at it,…

Hypertension | NHS

My name is Brian Williams. I’m the professor of medicine at the University of Leicester and the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust. Under normal circumstances, a normal blood pressure in an adult is less than 120/80. If your blood pressure is persistently elevated, and it’s the persistent elevation which is important, then it can…

Top 7 Foods That Causes High Blood Pressure

Top 7 Foods That Causes High Blood Pressure High blood pressure tends to make your arteries stiff and is a leading cause of heart disease and stroke. For instance, it is well known that high sodium consumption may raise you blood pressure levels. Your body is known to hold extra water to wash away the…

Blood Pressure After Heart Problems: New Treatment Guidelines

Keeping blood pressure in check is important for avoiding a heart attack — especially if you’ve already survived one. New guidelines could help doctors and patients keep blood pressure on track after heart problems. I’m Miranda Savioli with your latest health news. The American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology and American Society of Hypertension…

New Blood Pressure Guidelines. Know Your Risk.

David Huffstutler, president and CEO, St. David’s HealthCare: More than a hundred-million Americans suffer from high blood pressure, and that number is about to increase. The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology have now released new guidelines for what indicates normal and healthy blood pressure. Your health and quality of life are…

Blood Pressure Guidelines Challenged

Think your blood pressure is in the clear? You may want to have it rechecked: new evidence challenges previous guidelines for recommended blood pressure levels. I’m Miranda Savioli with your latest health news. The authors of a new study said that to lower stroke risk, systolic blood pressure- the top number– should be 140 millimeters…

Reading Blood Pressure

[ Silence ] [ Heart Beating ]>>Welcome to this introduction to the skill of reading blood pressure. There are many parts to the skill of taking a blood pressure. This video is focused on learning to read the gauge. You will listen to several blood pressure readings. And you will then record your reading. So…