Syeda Uzma Abbas

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Hypertensive Emergencies

I. Problem/Condition. Hypertensive crises encompass a spectrum of clinical situations that have in common severely elevated blood pressure (BP), usually higher than 180/110mmHg, together with progressive or impending target organ damage. Patients with hypertensive crises may present with a range of blood pressures, varied clinical symptoms, and the presence or absence of target organ involvement.…

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