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Postural Hypotension

DIAGNOSIS   
4D-AID: A Practical Approach to the Assessment of Orthostatic Hypotension in Older Patients, MacDonald, M. Jason et al. CGS CME Journal 2016

ASH Position Paper: Evaluation and Treatment of Orthostatic Hypotension, Shibao, C; Lipsitz, LA: Biaggioni, I. The Journal of Clinical Hypertension March 2013,15(3):147-53.

Evaluation and Management of Orthostatic Hypotension. Lanier J; Mote M; Clay E. American Family Physician 2001 Sep 1;84(5);527-536

Falls Prevention Presentation  "Postural Hypotension" video clip (see section 0:00-0:700)

TREATMENT   
Treatment of Orthostatic Hypotension in Older Patients: The Geriatric Perspective Klair, Amandeep et al. CGS Journal of CME 2017

Non Pharmacological Management of Orthostatic Hypotension: A Systematic Review Branco Mills, Patricia, et al. ACRM Archives of Physical Med and Rehab 2015

ASH Position Paper: Evaluation and Treatment of Orthostatic Hypotension, Shibao, C; Lipsitz, LA: Biaggioni, I. The Journal of Clinical Hypertension March 2013,15(3):147-53.

Evaluation and Management of Orthostatic Hypotension. Lanier J, Mote M, Clay E. American Family Physician 2001 Sep 1;84(5);527-536

HYPERTENSION GUIDELINES
Can We Stay on Target? A Review of Hypertension Treatment in the Elderly

Canadian Hyptertension Education for Professional (CHEP) (Information, education and resources)

RESOURCES/PATIENT HANDOUTS 
Your Guide to Postural Hypotension, Public Health, Ottawa, Guide de gestion de L'hypotension posturale (ou orthostatique)

What Is Postural Hypotension? Qu'est-ce que l'hypotension orthostatique?The Ottawa Hospital Guide

Dizzy Spells from Low Blood Pressure. Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario

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