CME Course: Translating AHA’s New Scientific Statement on the Measurement of Blood Pressure into Practice

Last Modified July 10, 2019
Audience Healthcare Professionals |
Topics Best Practices | Measure & Diagnose High BP |
Resource Type Video / Webinar | Weblink
Languages english

This one-hour webinar trains physicians and other care team members registered for the AHA/AMA joint Target: BP initiative, on the new Measurement of blood pressure (BP) in humans and demonstrates how resources available in Target: BP support translating the evidence into practice. The webinar highlights the major recommendations of the new statement from the American Heart Association including:

  • - device selection, validation, and calibration;
  • - role and use of 24-hour ABPM and HBPM in diagnosis and management of hypertension;
  • - and the importance of staff training and retraining

Featured Speaker: Jackson T. Wright, Jr., MD, PhD, Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

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