Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

Pediatric Hypertension: The Blood Pressure is High, Now What Do I Do?

Recorded May 13, 2011 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Francisco X. Flores, MD 
Pediatric Nephrologist, ACH; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, USF College of Medicine, Tampa, FL

Sharon A. Perlman, MD
Pediatric Nephrologist, ACH; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, USF College of Medicine, Tampa, FL

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Clinical Content Reviewer: Juan A. Dumois, III, MD

Learning Objectives:

As a result of attending this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize what constitutes hypertension in children and adolescent.
  • Define the appropriate evaluation of hypertension in children and adolescents.
  • Discuss the appropriate initial management of hypertension in children and adolescents.


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