Managing hypertensive emergencies in the ED.

  • Lyle Thomas
  • Published 2011 in
    Canadian family physician Médecin de famille…


• Patient A is a 65-year-old man with nausea, vomiting, and confusion. • Patient B is a 73-year-old woman with sudden shortness of breath, pink sputum, and heavy chest pain. • Patient C is a 56-year-old man with sharp, tearing chest and back pain. • Patient D is a 64-year-old woman with a 6-hour history of right-sided weakness. • Patient E is a 51-year-old woman with a mild headache, concerned about her history of hypertension.

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@article{Thomas2011ManagingHE, title={Managing hypertensive emergencies in the ED.}, author={Lyle Thomas}, journal={Canadian family physician Médecin de famille canadien}, year={2011}, volume={57 10}, pages={1137-97} }