Specialty differences in recognizing and managing elevated blood pressures among children and adolescents [presentation] Presentation uri icon
  • Recognizing hypertension among children and adolescents is difficult because blood pressure (BP) cutoff values rely on a complicated algorithm including age, sex, and height percentile. We sought to evaluate whether attitudes and self-reported practices regarding recognition and management of elevated blood pressures varied by clinician type and specialty.

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  • Asche, Stephen E., MA   Presenter  
  • Fontaine, Patricia L., MD   Presenter  
  • Kharbanda, Elyse O., MD, MPH   Presenter  
  • Nordin, James D., MD, MPH   Presenter  
  • O'Connor, Patrick J., MD   Presenter  
  • Research
  • Family Practice
  • Hypertension
  • Pediatrics
  • Physician's Practice Patterns