General Hypertension Links

Doctors

American Guideline (JNC-8)

JNC-8 Guidelines http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1791497

American Guidelines (JNC-7)

JNC-7 Guidelines http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/guidelines/hypertension/jnc7full.htm

British Guidelines www.bhsoc.org

2009 New Zealand Cardiovascular Risk Guideline

 http://www.nzgg.org.nz/guidelines/0035/CVD_Risk_Summary.pdf

Canadian Hypertension Education Programme (Health Professionals)

http://www.hypertension.ca/chep/recommendations/recommendations-overview/

Patients

 

New Zealand Heart Foundation (Go to "Heart Health" section - click on to "must do list of how to take care of your heart" - then click on to "managing your blood pressure"

 

www.nhf.org.nz/

Canadian Hypertension Education Programme (Public)

http://www.hypertension.ca/bpc/blood-pressure-information/about/

American patient website (click on "high blood pressure" in the heart disease section)

http://www.familydoctor.org

American patient website (National Heart Lung and Blood Institute)

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/hbp/bp/bp.htm

Healthy Eating (DASH Diet)

www.nhlbi.nih.gov/hbp/prevent/h_eating/h_eating.htm

Salt/ Sodium

http://www.sodium101.ca