Hypertension

Guidelines and tools

Ambulatory blood pressure management

Guide to management of hypertension

The guide has been endorsed by: the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners; NPS; the Internal Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand; Kidney Health Australia; the National Stroke Foundation.

Practice tools for managing hypertension

  • Hypertension treatment wall chart. A practical, quick reference tool. It guides assessment of absolute cardiovascular risk and provides information about drug treatment and treatment targets. To order a print copy, call 1300 36 27 87 or email us.
  • Guide to management of hypertension slideshow.
    A teaching aid for health professionals, sumarising the current best practice in the diagnosis, management and follow-up of people with hypertension
  • Lifestyle modification of hypertension (PDF)
    Review of current Australian guidelines on lifestyle modification for people with hypertension, recommendations and further information. Reproduced with permission from the Australian Prescriber 2008;31: 150-3.

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