This course is a production of a recent 1st edition of the Cardiovascular update Symposium held on 27th July 2021 by KCS intended for clinicians and other healthcare providers in Kenya regarding the habits vs evidence in choosing the ideal path in hypertension management.
The course objectives include:
1. Serving as an educational aid and reference material for clinicians as well as other healthcare workers regarding hypertension management.
2. Disseminate information and knowledge to health care workers on putting guidelines into practice in hypertension & hypertension control amongst others.
The course includes recorded videos in lecture style, videos of practical skills.
Part 1(a): The burden of hypertension in Kenya
Part 1(b): The burden of hypertension in Kenya continuation
Part 2(a): Hypertension complications- role of renin angiotensin aldosterone, system blockade
Part 2(b): Hypertension complications continuation
Part 3(a): Screening and diagnosis of hypertension
Part 3(b): Treatment and management of hypertension