America’s biggest killer is making a deadly comeback as younger people, women and nonsmokers alike are falling victim to heart disease. The AMA has created a series of online tools and resources, using the latest evidence-based information, to support physicians in managing their patients’ high blood pressure.
How these health care organizations pave the way on BP control
Learn about physician practices and health care organizations nationwide that have won recognition for their commitment to tackling hypertension.
More than 1,100 medical practices recognized for improving BP control
AMA, American Heart Association celebrate physician practices and health systems receiving 2021 Target: BP Recognition.
Why organized medicine must “clean up” to advance health equity
The AMA and other physician organizations offer candid apologies for their history of racial exclusion. Learn why that’s needed to right today’s wrongs.
The one graphic you need for accurate blood pressure reading
While BP measurement is a routine task in most practices, are you sure it is done accurately in yours? Learn more with the AMA.
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