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.
Delivering lifesaving heart-attack care no matter where patients live
Three Geisinger hospitals are nation's first to earn Comprehensive Heart Attack Center certification, readying them to care for the sickest patients.
At USC, medical students learn BP measurement all 4 years
Most medical students get precious few hours of blood pressure measurement instruction. An e-learning series from the AMA aims to change that.
Millions of patients nationwide helped by efforts to control BP
More than 1,300 health care organizations in 49 states are being recognized for their efforts to address hypertension. Learn more with the AMA.
Oct. 14, 2022: National Advocacy Update
Health care organizations call for Medicare payment reform and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
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Hypertension CME on AMA Ed Hub™
From blood pressure management to measurement best practices and health inequities, gain the essential skills you need to help patients.
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