Management of Hyperlipidemia and Hypertension
1. The patient was diagnosed with Hyperlipidemia and Hypertension as revealed by the significant findings drawn from patient’s subjective and objective health assessment.
Hypertension is defined as a medical condition concerning the abnormal elevation of an individual’s blood pressure (Kaplan & Ronald, 2014). As far as subjective data are concerned, the patient’s family history predisposed the patient to hypertension. Since both patient’s parents had a history of hypertension it, makes the patient at risk for the same condition (Skarfors, Lithell, & Selinus, 1991). After computation of patient’s BMI, it also revealed that the patient Continue reading...