The EM Cases Rapid Reviews Videos library is growing! While asymptomatic hypertension is rarely an emergency, many patients are referred to the ED for very high blood pressure readings. We need to know which of these patients have end organ damage and how to treat them without causing harm. In this Rapid Reviews Video Dr. Nick Clarridge discusses how to categorize hypertension in the ED, the key history and physical data points to look for, appropriate investigations as well as rational treatment options and controversies….
Rapid Reviews Video – Asymptomatic Hypertension
By Anton Helman|2022-01-10T20:54:44-05:00October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Cardiology, EM Cases, Emergency Medicine, Medical Specialty, Rapid Reviews Videos|Tags: Dr. Nick Clarridge, hypertension, hypertensive emergency, labetolol, rapid review video|0 Comments
About the Author: Anton Helman
Dr. Anton Helman is an Emergency Physician at North York General in Toronto. He is an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto, Division of Emergency Medicine and the Education Innovation Lead at the Schwartz-Reisman Emergency Medicine Instititute. He is the founder, editor-in-chief and host of Emergency Medicine Cases.
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