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Indian Hypertension Guidelines-II

PREAMBLE
LIST OF MEMBERS
DEFINITION AND CLASSIFICATION
Definition  
Classification  
EPIDEMIOLOGY
MEASUREMENT OF BLOOD PRESSURE
Clinic Measurement  
Home Measurement  
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring  
EVALUATION
Medical History  
Physical Examination  
Laboratory Investigations  
Factors Influencing Risks and Risk Stratification  
MANAGEMENT OF HYPERTENSION
Goals of Therapy  
Management Strategy  
Non-pharmacologic Therapy  
  – Principles of diet in hypertension  
Pharmacologic Therapy  
  – Principles of drug treatment  
  – Antihypertensive drugs  
   –– Diuretics  
   –– Beta-blockers  
   –– Calcium channel blockers (CCBs)  
   –– Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ACE inhibitors)  
   –– Angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs)  
   –– Alpha-blockers  
   –– Other drugs  
  – Antihypertensive drug combinations  
Drug Interactions  
Maintenance and Follow-up of Therapy  
Adverse Drug Reactions  
Associated Therapies  
SECONDARY HYPERTENSION
Prevalence  
Presentation  
Important Causes  
COMPLICATIONS
HYPERTENSION IN SPECIAL SITUATIONS
Hypertension with Diabetes Mellitus  
Hypertension with Renal Disease  
Hypertension with Cerebrovascular Disease  
Hypertension in Women  
Hypertension in Pregnancy  
Hypertension in the Elderly  
Isolated Systolic Hypertension  
Hypertension with Congestive Cardiac Failure  
Hypertension with Chronic Obstructive Airway Disease  
Hypertension with Coronary Artery Disease  
Hypertension with Dyslipidemia  
Hypertension with Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome  
Resistant Hypertension  
Hypertensive Crises  
REFERENCES