March 2001, BMJ Books
Glossary: How we defined the terms.
1 A guide to this book.
2 What is this person's blood pressure?
3 How do cardiovascular risk factors affect whether we recommended therapy for hypertension?
4 What are the elements of good treatment for hypertension?
5 How do we best individualize treatment for patients based on their cardiovascular risk profile?
6 How do we individualize antihypertensive therapy for patients with specific comorbid conditions?
7 How do we best monitor and facilitate chronic care for patients with hypertension?
8 What do we do if our patient's blood pressure is "difficult-to-control"?
9 What if my hypertensive patient becomes pregnant?