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Hypertension in the twentieth century

Hypertension in the twentieth century

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Published by Elsevier in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hypertension -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditors: W.H. Birkenhäger, J.I.S. Robertson, A. Zanchetti.
    SeriesHandbook of hypertension -- v. 22
    ContributionsRobertson, J. I. S., Zanchetti, Alberto.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 580 p. :
    Number of Pages580
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22596867M
    ISBN 100444514503

    Easton Franklin Books specializes in selling books from the Easton Press and Franklin Library collections. - Great Books of The 20th Century Currency. Twentieth-Century China publishes new research on China's long twentieth century. Originating in as a newsletter for experts in the discipline, Twentieth-Century China has grown into one of the leading English-language journals in the field of Chinese history. Articles in the journal, rigorously peer-reviewed, engage significant historiographic or interpretive issues and explore both.

    The 20th century was a time of enormous changes in American life. The beginning of the 21st century seems a suitable time to look back over the past years and see how the United States has developed, for better and worse, during that period of its history. Who's Who in the Twentieth Century Edited by Market House Books From Albert Einstein to the Marx Brothers, this authoritative reference book provides biographies of men and women from different countries and cultures who have contributed to the thought as well as the action of the twentieth century.

      The great men who shaped 20th-century Britain were able to do so because ordinary life was taken care of by servants. And, as Lucy Lethbridge . The book argues that at the beginning of the 20th century Christianity was very Western, but by the end of the century it had become a post-Western religion. As a result, scholars must go beyond the binaries of Western and non-Western interpretations of 20th century Christianity to a more expansive cross-cultural interpretation.


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Consequently, hypertension was often classified into "malignant" and "benign". InJohn Hay, Professor of Medicine at Liverpool University, wrote that "there is some truth in the saying that the greatest danger to a man with a high blood pressure lies in its discovery, because then some fool is certain to try and reduce it".

Assesses the risks of specific pharmacological treatments * offers expert analysis of recent clinical trials * and provides; Delivers strategies for managing patients with comorbid conditions such as diabetes.

It is surprising that only about 50 years ago hypertension was considered an essential. The aim of science is not to open a door to endless wisdom, but to put a limit to endless error. Bertolt Brecht: The Life of Galileo There are few stories in the Cited by: We take away the message that no other profession has had such far-reaching influence on human life in the 20th century.

Medical advances, technology, and innovations are described, but not exclusively. Hypertension in the 21st Century. A little fire is quickly trodden out; which, being suffered, rivers cannot quench.—William Shakespeare, Henry VI Treat elevated BP early and organ damage is minimized or prevented.

Wait until there is clinical evidence of vascular disease and, while benefit is still noted, results may not be as good as with. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more.

Hypertension. Hypertension affects approximately 75 million adults in the United States and is a major risk factor for stroke, myocardial infarction, vascular disease, and chronic kidney disease. Hypertension occurs when the body’s smaller blood vessels (the arterioles) narrow, causing the blood to exert excessive pressure against the vessel walls and forcing the heart to work harder to maintain the pressure.

Hypertension, condition that arises when blood pressure is abnormally high. Hypertension occurs when the body’s smaller blood.

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports About Hypertension Page last reviewed: Janu Content source: National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention.

This selection of essays covers a wide range of subjects connected with the physical sciences and their relation to human affairs. They are broadly conceived and directed to a generally interested audience rather than to specialists in particular areas. Some are written for the initiated, some are broad synopses of a branch of physics and are directed to the scientifically interested layman.

Goodreads' Best Books of the 20th Century show list info. This list comprises books written from Some books in a series have been grouped together as one item since this is how they appeared on the Goodreads list.

27, usersviews. The unveiling of the new High Blood Pressure Guideline at the AHA Scientific Sessions in Anaheim (see cover story) prompts a look back at the history of hypertension.

After all, Confucius said: “Study the past if you would define the future.” Awareness of the clinical aspects of hypertension dates to antiquity. Books shelved as 20th-century-classic: The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, The Great Gatsby by F.

Scott Fitzger. From the Samuel Johnson Prize-winning author of Mao's Great Famine, a sweeping and timely study of twentieth-century dictators and the development of the modern cult of personality. No dictator can rule through fear and violence alone.

Naked power can be grabbed and held temporarily, but Reviews: Today, we lead with the 50 best books of the 20th century. Next week, we will present the 50 worst books. This list was edited by Mark C. Henrie, Winfield J. Myers, and Jeffrey O.

Nelson. _____ The turn of the century is a time to take stock of the path we have followed, the better to discern where we ought to be going. Containing just the twentieth-century chapters from Howard Zinn's bestselling A People's History of the United States, this revised and updated edition includes two new chapters - covering Clinton's presidency, the Election, and the "war on terrorism."Reviews: hypertension.

Genetic factor may play an important role in the development of essential hypertension. When hypertension is caused by another condition or disease process, it is called secondary hypertension.

Fewer than 10% of patients have secondary hypertension; where either a co-morbid disease or drug is. Mingyi Wang, Edward G. Lakatta, in Handbook of the Biology of Aging (Eighth Edition), Hypertension and Aging. The incidence and complications of hypertension increase with advancing age with prevalence rates of approximately 70% in adults >75 years of age (Wing et al., ).Hypertension is extremely common among older men and women.

Among older adults, hypertension. Hypertension - or elevated blood pressure - is a serious medical condition that significantly increases the risks of heart, brain, kidney and other diseases.

An estimated billion people worldwide have hypertension, most (two-thirds) living in low- and middle-income countries. Books shelved as earlyth-century-fiction: Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf, Howards End by E.M.

Forster, I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith, The Girl. Hypertension, also known as high or raised blood pressure, contributes to the burden of heart disease, stroke and kidney failure and premature mortality and disability.

It disproportionately affects populations in low- and middle-income countries where health systems are weak. Hypertension rarely causes symptoms in the early stages and many.At the turn of the millennium, HarperSanFrancisco, a leading publisher of religious and spiritual books, asked Philip Zaleski, editor of the annual The Best Spiritual Writing series, to look back over the twentieth century and compile a list of the best books in the genre.

The nominating panel included Spirituality & Practice book review editor Frederic A. Brussat, S&H columnist Thomas.