About this event

  • Date and time Thu 25 May 2023 from 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Cardiology

Watch the pre-recorded webinar of General day 6: Hypertension designed to provide an overview of the causes, investigation and management of systemic hypertension (both primary and secondary)

This training day in hypertension is targeted mainly at senior cardiology postgraduate trainees but is suitable for any clinician who is involved in the management of patients with hypertension. It will be delivered by senior clinicians who are specialists in hypertension and will focus on the practical aspects of diagnosis, target organ damage, resistant hypertension, procedure and device therapy, hypertension in special situations and ethnicity and cardiovascular risk. Lectures will be supported by features to promote interaction

Participants will be able:

  • To assess for end-organ damage of hypertension 
  • To interpret investigations for secondary hypertension
  • To discuss drugs for hypertension, resistant hypertension and emergencies (including pharmacology)
  • To deliberate on genetics and racial variation; ECG interpretation, athlete’s heart vs LVH vs HCM 

This pre-recorded webinar will be available seven days after the in-person event on Thursday 18 May 2023. Registered event participants will receive the link to the recording via email on 25 May 2023 to watch on-demand for up to 60 days.

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This activity has been supported by Boston Scientific and Medtronic in the form of an educational grant. 

Please note that the company(s) listed above have had no input into the arrangement or educational content of this activity.




Registration for this event will close on 24 May 2023 at 8:00am (GMT). Late registrations will not be accepted. 

The agenda is subject to change at any time  

All views expressed at this event are of the speakers themselves and not of the Royal Society of Medicine, nor the speaker's organisations. 

We are only able to share presentations that we have received permission to share. This is at the presenter and the RSM’s discretion. 

This event will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels. 

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