Pediatric Hypertension Joseph T. Flynn, Julie R. Ingelfinger, Karen M. Redwine
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
In the 3 decades since the first Report of the Task Force on Blood Pressure Control in Children, the guidelines for pediatric hypertension have been clarified, diagnostic evaluation has been refined, and therapeutic options have been expanded. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Pediatric hypertension: often missed and mismanaged. People rarely think that children can have high blood pressure. Gauer R(1), Belprez M, Rerucha C. Robert Woroniecki, Division Chief of Pediatric Nephrology and Hypertension, and Dr. Approach to a child with hypertension definition diagnosis management. Primary Pediatric Hypertension Workshop: Epidemiology and Treatment Gaps. Author information: (1)Womack Army Medical Center, Family Medicine Residency Program, Fort Bragg, NC, USA . But the reality is that hypertension is becoming a growing problem among children and teens. Seattle Children's Pediatric Hypertension Program is the only one in the region dedicated to evaluating and treating children and teens with high blood pressure. The normal range for blood pressure depends on your child's sex, age and height.