2017 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Guidelines for Childhood Hypertension: What the Clinician Needs to Know

2017 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Guidelines for Childhood Hypertension: What the Clinician Needs to Know

In this grand rounds presentation, Carissa Baker-Smith, MD,  Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine discusses the changes in the 2017 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) clinical practice guideline for screening and management of high blood pressure in children and adolescents. She explains how the changes will affect the management of children and adolescents with high blood pressure.


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Carissa Baker-Smith, MD

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Dr. Carissa Baker-Smith MS, MPH, FAHA, FAAP, is a board certified pediatrician and pediatric cardiologist who specializes in prevention, quality improvement and advanced heart failure/pediatric transplantation. Dr. Baker-Smith was recognized ...

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