- Hypertension in children and adolescentsGregory B Luma
Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, Family Medicine Residency Program, New York, New York, USA
Am Fam Physician 73:1558-68. 2006..Recommendations for pharmacologic treatment are based on symptomatic hypertension, evidence of end-organ damage, stage 2 hypertension, stage 1 hypertension unresponsive to lifestyle modifications, and hypertension with diabetes mellitus...
- Evaluating obesity and cardiovascular risk factors in children and adolescentsRoseann T Spiotta
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, Family Medicine Residency Program, Jamaica, New York, USA
Am Fam Physician 78:1052-8. 2008..Physician advocacy for healthy communities and institutions that foster physical activity, good eating habits, and healthy lifestyles is also encouraged...