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Bhakta HTN terms

AAA Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
ABPM Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
ACC/AHA American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association
ACEI Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor
ADHF Acute Decompensated Heart Failure
ALLHAT Antihypertensive and Lipid‐Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial
ARB Angiotensin Receptor Blocker
BMI Body Mass Index
BP Blood Pressure
BPH Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
CAD Coronary Artery Disease
CCB Calcium Channel Blocker
CHF Chronic Heart Failure
CKD Chronic Kidney Disease (GFR < 60ml/min/1
CO/CI Cardiac Output/Cardiac Index
CrCl Creatinine Clearance
CV Cardiovascular
CVD Cardiovascular Disease
DASH Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension
DBP Diastolic Blood Pressure
DHP CCB Dihydropyridine Calcium Channel Blocker
DM Diabetes Mellitus
ECG/EKG Electrocardiogram
ECF Extracellular Fluid
EPI Epinephrine
FLP Fasting Lipid Profile
GFR Glomerular Filtration Rate
HDL High density lipoprotein cholesterol
HR Heart Rate
HTN Hypertension
ISH Isolated Systolic Hypertension
JNC 7 The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on the Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of
High Blood Pressure
LDL Low density lipoprotein cholesterol
LVH Left Ventricular Hypertrophy
MAP Mean Arterial Pressure
MI Myocardial Infarction = heart attack
NDHP CCB Non Dihydropyridine Calcium Channel Blocker
NE Norepinephrine
NKF National Kidney Foundation
NKF‐ADA National Kidney Foundation‐American Diabetes Association
NSAIDs Non steroidal anti‐inflammatory drugs (ibuprofen, naproxen, etc
NE Norepinephrine
PAD Peripheral Artery Disease
PROGRESS Peridopril Protection against Recurrent Stroke Study
RAAS Renal Angiotensin Aldosterone System
RAS Renal Artery Stenosis
SNS Sympathetic Nervous System
SBP Systolic Blood Pressure
SLE Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
SV Stroke Volume
SVR Systemic Vascular Resistance
TC Total Cholesterol
TD Transdermal
TG Triglycerides
TIA Transient Ischemic Attack
TPR Total Peripheral Resistance
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