Publication Year: 2012
Authors/Editor: Silverman, Isaac; Rymer, Marilyn; Ruilope, Luis
Publisher: Clinical Publishing
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 98
In patients with a history of stroke or TIAs, blood pressure lowering markedly reduces the incidence of stroke recurrence. This guide provides a visual overview of the basic concepts clinicians managing patients with hypertension should understand about ischemic stroke. This includes an in-depth assessment of the relationship between treatment of hypertension and primary and secondary stroke prevention. This title will be a useful reference for doctors treating hypertension in hospital and primary care.