Princeton University Library Catalog

Nutrition, lifestyle factors, and blood pressure / edited by Pao-Hwa Lin, Laura P. Svetkey.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, c2012.
Description:
xv, 280 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Summary note:
"Aiming to increase awareness, this book covers measures to prevent health conditions and diseases that are associated with high blood pressure. The first section provides a comprehensive review of diet, nutrition, lifestyle, and blood pressure control. It also discusses the consequences of high blood pressure, including heart disease, kidney disease, diabetes, and stroke. The second section focuses on implementation of strategies to promote behavioral changes for blood pressure control. The final section addresses key subgroup populations and situations that require special considerations. Case studies demonstrate how lifestyle factors can be changed to control blood pressure"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781439830758 (hardback)
  • 1439830754 (hardback)
LCCN:
2011052602
OCLC:
449888849
Related name:
RCP:
C - S