Scott D. Halpern, M.D., Ph.D., M.Bioethics

>>Scott Halpern: So I’m going to talk about some work that was funded through the Science and Behavior Change Program. And specifically through the National Cancer of Institute’s funding through that program, but also by a grant from the National Institute on Aging. To my colleagues, Kevin Volpp and David Asch, which established a research…

Hypertension Discussion Part 1

WALLACE: I went into the emergency room for another problem. I had chest pains and I went in for that. and once I found out I was in there for chest pains it just turned out to be gas in my chest but they told me I had, I was diabetic and I had hypertension…

Dr Emma Hart – Treating hypertension

[Music] High blood pressure is a really common disorder, where one in four adults have hypertension. The World Health Organisation recently showed that it is the leading contributor to the global burden of disease. If we can lower blood pressure, we can reduce the risk of stroke, the risk of heart attack, the risk of…

2017 Guidelines for Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, & Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults

– 2017 Guidelines for the prevention, detection, evaluation and management of high blood pressure in adults. This fireside chat featured Dr. Brent Egan from the Care Coordination Institute in South Carolina who discussed the four new categories for classifying blood pressure, changes to the prevalence of high blood pressure as a result of the new…

The 2018 AIS Guidelines: Potential Future Impact

(calm jingle) – Hi, I’m Karen Furie, and I’m here with Dr. Bill Powers, the chair of the Writing Group of the new 2018 Acute Ischemic Stroke Guidelines. Bill, thank you very much, and congratulations on preparing the guidelines this year. – Well, thank you, I have to say credit goes to the Writing Group….