Hypertension - Example Exercises (V2.01)

Example Exercise 13

Patient Details:

FIRST APPOINTMENT (Initial Meeting With The Patient)
A female patient had her blood pressure measured at the local pharmacy. Her blood pressure reading was high so she made an appointment to see you at the clinic. You take her clinic blood pressure. Her blood pressure measurement is 156/97 mmHg.

The patient is of Black African family origin, female, aged 53 and in the menopause.

Note: As you work through the example exercise, details about the patient and any treatment will be added to the "Patient Details" and "Treatment" boxes at the top of this page.