hypertension panel

hypertension panel

A battery of serum tests to evaluate a person with HTN, including the most common causes of 2º HTN: BUN/creatinine, chloride, CO2 content, free urinary cortisol, potassium, sodium, thyroxine, VMA, urinalysis, bacterial colony count. Cf Hypertension assessment profile, Organ panel.
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Indeed, the less than 130/80-mm Hg target for on-treatment blood pressure set for heart failure prevention in the new guidelines was picked to "harmonize" with the guidelines that the ACC and AHA hypertension panel will soon release, Dr.
Last year, we finished the development of our hypertension panel, which includes the parameters Renin and Aldosterone, important for the differential diagnosis of the adrenal gland and kidney function.
If there's not time for that, get a 12-hour urine collection, and order a pregnancy-induced hypertension panel if there is new-onset hypertension, said Dr.
Renata Cifkova, professor and head of preventive cardiology at Thomayer Teaching Hospital in Prague and a member of the ESC hypertension panel.

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