West Kendall Baptist Hospital Conference Series: Management of Hypertension in Hospitalized Patients

Miami, FL US
October 27, 2016

Hypertension is highly prevalent, affecting nearly one-third of the U.S. adult population. In recent national data of hospitalizations, hypertension was listed as a primary diagnosis.  In this course, physicians will apply management guidelines to avoid overtreating patients with high blood pressure and review challenging clinical cases to improve the management of hospitalized patients with hypertension for optimum care. 

Target Audience

Hospitalists, Family Medicine Physicians, General Internists, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Dietitians, Pharmacists, Respiratory Therapists, and other interested healthcare professionals.  

Learning Objectives

  • Implement evidence-based treatment plans when treating hospitalized patients with acute hypertension.
  • Consistently manage hypertension in hospitalized patients.
  • Summarize or review challenging clinical cases of patients with high blood pressure. 

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Additional information
Schedule: 

Lecture 12:00 noon

Adjourn 1:00 p.m.
 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Dietitians
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
08/26/2016
Course expires: 
11/18/2016
Event starts: 
10/27/2016 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
10/27/2016 - 1:00pm
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West Kendall Baptist Hospital
9555 S.W. 162 Avenue
Auditorium
Miami, FL 33196
United States

Tariq Mahmood, M.D.
Hospitalist
Baptist and West Kendall Baptist Hospitals
Miami

Tariq Mahmood, M.D. has indicated that he has no relevant financial relationships to disclose and that his discussion will not include mention of investigational or off-label usage.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 Florida Board of Dietitians
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/26/2016
Course expires: 
11/18/2016
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