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1

JNC 8 target systolic BP in age >60

less than 150

2

JNC 8 target BP in adults with diabetes or chronic kidney disease

less than 140/90

3

aything that changes blood flow thru kidney will induce _______

HTN

4

what is the most common cause of resistant HTN?

obstructive sleep apnea

5

Kidney ability to excrete more sodium in urine to decrease BP

pressure natriruresis

6

_____baroreflex, _____chemoreflex would augment essential HTN

blunted baroreflex, enhanced chemoreflex

7

what has the greatest effect on sBP in tx of essetial HTN

weight reduction

8

is secondary or primary HTN more prevalent

primary/essential HTN