Hypertensive crises is a common medical emergency facing may health-care providers. General practitioners are especially concerned about the rise in uncontrolled hypertensive cases as they are usually the first-line responders. This presentation, created by a Nephrologist, details the epidemiology, pathology, and first-line treatment options for this increasingly common condition.

Time Required (estimated): 30 minutes
Title: The Difficult Hypertensive Gets More Difficult: Hypertensive Crisis
Author: MJ Barchman, MD
Author Type: Faculty
Citation: Nephrology On-Demand 2010
Date Created: 2010
Revisions: 2010 x 1
Disclaimers: None
Resource Type: Video
Other: Presented at the ECU Department of Medicine Grand Rounds on June 4, 2010
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