High Blood Pressure
What You Need to KnowBook - 1999
Researchers believe high blood pressure, or hypertension, leads to more than 700,000 deaths per year in the United States. Doctors call it "the silent killer." That's because most people who have the condition have no definitive symptoms. Yet it is one of the leading muses of heart disease and strokes, and can damage kidneys, eyes, and other organs.
Publisher: Owings Mills, MD : Ottenheimer, c1999.
Branch Call Number: 616.132 Giu 3583mc 1
Characteristics: vi, 185 p. : ill.