Hypertension by Sunil NadarHypertension by Sunil Nadar


EditorSunil Nadar, Gregory Lip

Paperback | July 18, 2015

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The management of hypertension varies considerably from clinician to clinician. This pocketbook is a concise and evidence-based summary of current understanding and practice, including the most up-to-date guidance from national bodies and their recommendations for hypertension care. An essential tool for everyday use in managing hypertension, this book covers the different phases of investigation and definitive management, and aids clinical decision-making by collating all the relevant information and guidance in one easily accessible place.
Sunil Nadar is a Consultant Cardiologist at the University Department of Medicine, City Hospital, Birmingham, UK. His work includes general cardiology and interventional cardiology. He performs coronary angiographies (to look at the nature of heart arteries), angioplasties (procedure to stretch blocked arteries with a balloon and stent...
Title:HypertensionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:210 pages, 7.72 × 5.08 × 0 inPublished:July 18, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198701977

ISBN - 13:9780198701972


Table of Contents

PART 1. Epidemiology, pathogenesis, and diagnosis1. Sunil Nadar: Epidemiology of hypertension2. Sunil Nadar: Pathophysiology of hypertension3. Sunil Nadar: Renovascular hypertension4. Sunil Nadar: Primary hyperaldosteronism5. Kulwinder Sandhu: Lifestyle influences on blood pressure6. Sunil Nadar: Diagnosis and investigations of hypertensionPART 2. Complications of hypertension7. Rajesh Nambiar: Hypertension: a cardiovascular risk factor8. Sunil Nadar: Target organ damage in hypertension9. Sunil Nadar: Left ventricular hypertrophyPART 3. Management and treatment of hypertension10. Kulwinder Sandhu and Shamil Yusuf: Atrial fibrillation and hypertension11. Kulwinder Sandhu and Sunil Nadar: Non Pharmacological management of hypertension12. Timothy Watson and Mehmood Butt: Diuretics in hypertension13. Deepak Goyal and Sunil Nadar: Beta-blockers in hypertension14. Ali Hammad and Sunil Nadar: Calcium-channel blockers and hypertension15. Sunil Nadar: ACE inhibitors in hypertension16. Jaspal S. Taggar and Mehmood Butt: Angiotensin receptor blockers and hyper-tension17. Shankar B. Patil and Muzahir H. Tayebjee: Other Antihypertensives18. Viji Samuel: Renal Denervation19. Sunil Nadar: Antithrombotic therapy in hypertensionPART 4. Special conditions20. John Kurien and Sunil Nadar: Hypertension and cardiovascular risk management21. Gregory Lip and Sunil Nadar: Guidelines on the pharmacological management of hypertension22. V. J. Karthikeyan: Hypertension in pregnancy23. V. J. Karthikeyan: Malignant hypertension24. Mohammad Khan and Pravin Jha: Treatment of the elderly patient25. Timothy Watson and Sunil Nadar: Resistant hypertension26. Vasudevan A. Raghavan and Sunil Nadar: Hypertension in diabetic patients

Editorial Reviews

Review from previous edition: "A well put-together handbook. The non-expert will find it easy to read and informative, and a useful addition to their library." --Cardiology News June 2012