Hypertension in the Pediatric Outpatient Setting
(Conferences / Seminars / Lectures)
Presented by: Rudolph P. Valentini, MD
Vice President of Medical Affairs, Children's Hospital of Michigan; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology, Wayne State University School of Medicine
At the end of the activity (presentation), the participants will be better able to:
1. Know the proper manner to measure blood pressure in the pediatric patient.
2. Know the definition of hypertension in the pediatric patient.
3. Know the common causes and work up for pediatric hypertension.
4. Know the role of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in pediatrics.