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How to get information on blood pressure and other heart related medical test results ?

A 5 6 , 210 lb., 64-year-old male business executive had a physical exam prior to his retirement from corporate work. His blood pressure was 180/115 on three separate days. Further examination showed normal to low plasma renin activity, elevated total peripheral resistance (TPR), cardiac output (CO) of 7.2 L/min, x-ray evidence of left ventricular hypertrophy , retinal hemorrhages, and mild polyuria. Recommended therapy was weight reduction to his ideal level, a low-salt diet ( 2 gm/day sodium), prudent exercise, and a reduction in alcohol consumption ( 3 oz whiskey/day). This change in lifestyle did little to change the condition. Medication was initiated in the form of an oral diuretic and progressed to a beta-blocker; eventually a vasodilator was included to reduce the blood pressure to 140/90.
Asked On : Tue, 17 Apr 2012
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Cardiologist, Interventional 's  Response
Ok I understand from the description that he is having high blood pressure and now under fair control with treatment. But I did no get your question. Please get back to me with specific questions that you have in mind. Please leave reply and shall answer before 8am india time tomorrow morning.
Answered: Tue, 17 Apr 2012
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