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Hypertension Controversies

Hypertension is one of the most common risk factors for cardiovascular mortality worldwide.
Its occurence is rising in both ageing and obese populations, but its control remains inadequate worldwide. This lecture will help the viewer understand the overview on some controversies and some opinions by the practitioner’s effective management of hypertension, management of hypertension in daily clinical practice, importance on proper diagnosis of blood pressure and the treatment and control of hypertension related disorders.
This lecture will highlight other points like lifestyle approach for people suffering from hypertension and how reduction in sodium intake helps to prevent this disorder. As of now, how much sodium intake is advised is being researched.

Join the Live Lecture to know more and get your answers on what Indian and European doctors suggest on the treatment.


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Meet the Instructor

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Prof. Enrico Agabiti Rosei

Professor Emeritus of Internal Medicine - University of Brescia,
Former Director Clinica Medica Generale Department
of Clinical and Experimental Sciences University of Brescia.
Chairman, Department of Medicine,
Azienda Spedali Civili di Brescia,
Immediate past President of the European Society of Hypertension,
President C.Golgi Foundation for Biomedical Research.

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Dr. Kiron Varghese

MD(General Medicine), DM(Cardiology),
Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology (USA),
Prof. & Head of Cardiology,
St. John Medical College and Hospital Bangalore.

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