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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community cardiology

Ali Khavandi.

in Essential Revision Notes for the Cardiology KBA

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Clinical Skills. 1515 words.

Chapter 25 covers community cardiology, including implementation and screening programmes.

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Predictors of Blood Pressure Control Among Hypertensives in Community Health Centers

Donna Shelley, Tuo-Yen Tseng, Howard Andrews, Joseph Ravenell, Daren Wu, Pamela Ferrari, Asaf Cohen, Mari Millery and Helene Kopal.

in American Journal of Hypertension

December 2011; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4178 words.

Background

The correlates of blood pressure (BP) control among hypertensive individuals who have access to care in community-based health-care settings are...

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Magnitude of the White-Coat Effect in the Community Pharmacy Setting: The MEPAFAR Study

Daniel Sabater-Hernández, Alejandro de la Sierra, Pablo Sánchez-Villegas, María I. Baena, Pedro Amariles and María J. Faus.

in American Journal of Hypertension

August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4574 words.

Background

There is little information regarding the community pharmacy blood pressure (CPBP) measurement method and their differences with home (HBP) or...

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Agreement Between Community Pharmacy, Physician’s Office, and Home Blood Pressure Measurement Methods: The Palmera Study

José Sendra-Lillo, Daniel Sabater-Hernández, Ángel Sendra-Ortolá and Fernando Martínez-Martínez.

in American Journal of Hypertension

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4250 words.

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The usefulness of the community pharmacy blood pressure (BP) (CPBP) method in assessing the effectiveness of antihypertensive treatment has not...

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Marked Underestimation of Blood Pressure Control With Conventional vs. Ambulatory Measurements in an Urban, Developing Community of African Ancestry

Muzi J. Maseko, Angela J. Woodiwiss, Olebogeng H.I. Majane, Nomonde Molebatsi and Gavin R. Norton.

in American Journal of Hypertension

July 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4419 words.

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As groups of African descent may have higher nocturnal blood pressure (BP) for a given day BP than other ethnic groups, we ascertained whether...

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Impact of Blunted Nocturnal Blood Pressure Dipping on Cardiac Systolic Function in Community Participants Not Receiving Antihypertensive Therapy

Angela J Woodiwiss, Carlos D Libhaber, Pinhas Sareli and Gavin R Norton.

in American Journal of Hypertension

August 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 6731 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

Blunted nocturnal blood pressure (BP) dipping (nondipping) predicts cardiovascular morbidity...

Public Speaking and Presentation Skills

Terry L. Schraeder.

in Physician Communication

August 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Professional Development in Medicine. 16387 words.

Physicians, throughout their training and careers, are often asked to do a variety of different types of public speaking—from large academic settings and videotaped seminars to informal...

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Traditional Media

Terry L. Schraeder.

in Physician Communication

August 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Professional Development in Medicine. 11910 words.

Physicians who participate in the media may perform an important public health service for their communities. Physicians who understand the media (and their influence) may decide to engage...

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Patient Barriers and Facilitators to Ambulatory and Home Blood Pressure Monitoring: A Qualitative Study

Eileen J Carter, Nathalie Moise, Carmela Alcántara, Alexandra M Sullivan and Ian M Kronish.

in American Journal of Hypertension

July 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 5685 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

Guidelines recommend that patients with newly elevated office blood pressure undergo ambulatory...

Respiratory system

Edited by Paula Dawson, Louise Cook, Laura-Jane Holliday and Helen Reddy.

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Skills for Children's and Young People's Nursing

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Paediatrics; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 15303 words.

Respiratory arrest and basic life support - Respiratory care at home, school, and in the community - History taking and assessment - Listening to breath sounds - Oxygen saturation monitoring -...

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