Mrs.Jones is a new client in the practice.On completion of the health history assessment,it is discovered that she was treated for a myocardial infarction 3 months ago.Before dental hygiene care,the client should do which of the following?
Primary hypertension is also known as idiopathic hypertension.Primary hypertension is the result of an existing disease such as those of the cardiovascular system,renal system,adrenal glands,or neurologic system.
Stage 1 hypertension is classified as a persistent blood pressure reading at or above 140 to 159 mm Hg systolic and 90 to 99 mm Hg diastolic.Readings above this range are further classified as stage 2 hypertension when it is at or above160 mm Hg systolic and at or above100 mm Hg diastolic.Clients receiving antihypertensive drug therapy may experience all of the following except which one?
Mr.Smith is a new client in the practice.On completion of the health history assessment,it is apparent that he may have unstable angina.He reports experiencing frequent angina pain even while reading the morning newspaper.Before dental hygiene care,the client should do which of the following?
Individuals with a history of disordered eating (anorexia nervosa or bulimia)have an increased risk for developing coronary heart disease.Similarly,persons with cardiovascular disease are at increased risk for developing disordered eating.