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An Overview on the Role of Family Physicians in Diagnosis and Management of Hypertension

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Hypertension commonly known as blood pressure has become a critical disease in society. Many older people and those with obesity are suffering from this illness. There are risks factors linked to hypertension such as obesity, unhealthy diet, alcohol, and tobacco use and if the patient does not take proper the condition can result to immediate. Through the thorough investigation that was conducted on several articles, it proved that family physicians have become crucial experts in handling patients with hypertension. A Family Physicians provides personalized care and attention to a patient by providing the right diagnosis and treatment to the patient. The patient's condition improves with the help of the Family Physicians who ensure that the patient adheres to the proper living style and takes all the medication needed. The paper concludes by arguing that it is crucial for Family Physicians to adhere to guidelines established by WHO and that patients should be willing to comply with the new changes in their lifestyle that the physician recommends.

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Alharbi AA, Altalhi SM, Shurrab ME, Alsaigh SI, Babkair OS, Aljohani HM, et al. An Overview on the Role of Family Physicians in Diagnosis and Management of Hypertension. Arch Pharm Pract. 2021;12(3):73-6.
Alharbi, A. A., Altalhi, S. M., Shurrab, M. E., Alsaigh, S. I., Babkair, O. S., Aljohani, H. M., Bohairi, M. A., Alsubaihi, A. A., Alqarni, K. A., & Albaqami, A. M. (2021). An Overview on the Role of Family Physicians in Diagnosis and Management of Hypertension. Archives of Pharmacy Practice, 12(3), 73-76.

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