Diagnosis, Management, and Treatment of Systemic Hypertension in Youth, Updates from the 2017 American Academy of Pediatrics Clinical Practice Guideline

Authored by: Carissa M. Baker-Smith , Samuel Gidding

Lifestyle Medicine

Print publication date:  May  2019
Online publication date:  April  2019

Print ISBN: 9781138708846
eBook ISBN: 9781315201108
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Elevated blood pressure in children and adolescents is most likely to be primary hypertension and is associated with increased risk for cardiovascular disease.

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