High Blood Pressure and African Americans

High Blood Pressure And African Americans

High Blood Pressure And African Americans

African-Americans develop high blood pressure early in life. Professor Lisa Lewis of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing talks about prevention and detection.

High Blood Pressure And African Americans

Lisa M. Lewis, PhD, RN

High Blood Pressure And African Americans

Dr. Lewis studies hypertension among African Americans, spirituality and its relationship to health, and the development of nurses and scholars who are able to provide culturally competent care for diverse populations.

High Blood Pressure And African Americans

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High Blood Pressure And African Americans

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High Blood Pressure And African Americans

High Blood Pressure and African Americans

African-Americans develop high blood pressure early in life. Professor Lisa Lewis of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing talks about prevention and detection.

Lisa M. Lewis, PhD, RN
http://www.nursing.upenn.edu/faculty/profile.asp?pid=1849

Dr. Lewis studies hypertension among African Americans, spirituality and its relationship to health, and the development of nurses and scholars who are able to provide culturally competent care for diverse populations.

Copyright © 2012 University of Pennsylvania. All Rights Reserved.
For commercial use, please contact the Center for Technology Transfer of the University of Pennsylvania. Online - http://www.ctt.upenn.edu, Phone - 215-898-9591.

This material is the intellectual property of the University of Pennsylvania. All federal and state copyrights are reserved for all original material presented in this course through any medium, including video and printouts. All materials provided in this course are for your personal, noncommercial use only and may not be copied and redistributed to others without the prior permission of the University of Pennsylvania.

One thought on “High Blood Pressure and African Americans

  1. Africa Americans and blacks in general don’t have the same type of sweat
    glands which allows for the excretion of salt from body.

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