The webinar will review the most current guidelines on hypertension management from Hypertension Canada. It will also include an update on more recent evidence on the relationship between hypertension management and cognitive impairment risk found in the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT). Cases will be discussed to emphasize unique considerations in the management of blood pressure in older adults.
SPEAKER: Dr. Patrick Jung
Patrick is a PGY4 in Geriatric Medicine at the University of Toronto. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at the University of Toronto and his undergraduate medical education at the University of Manitoba.