Donald Batisky, Author at Cancer Therapy Advisor

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Severe hypertension in the infant/child

Severe Hypertension Also known as: High blood pressure 1. Description of the problem Definitions Hypertension is defined as blood pressure (BP) that exceeds the 95th percentile for values stratified by age, gender and stature. Severe hypertension is defined as BP that exceeds the 99th percentile. These definitions are reiterated in the 2004 Fourth Task Force…

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