Gihan Abuella

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Hypertensive Crisis; Hypertensive emergency, Accelerated hypertension, Malignant hypertension

1. Description of the problem What every clinician needs to know Severe hypertension is a common scenario encountered in intensive care patients. The role of the clinician is to establish the etiology and to determine whether blood pressure reduction may be detrimental or desirable. Table I. Classification of hypertension Two terms describe conditions associated with…

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