European Primary Care Cardiovascular Society

What’s the evidence, why do guidelines differ, and what should the GP do?

EPCCS CV Summit 2018

Lecture - Mar. 16, 2018 - EPCCS 2018, Barcelona, Spain - Prof. Richard McManus, Oxford, United Kingdom

EPCCS 2018 A recording of the lecture by prof. McManus, in which he considered why guidelines do not agree on BP targets, and how GPs can best manage hypertension.

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This is a recording of the presentation given by prof. McManus during the two-day EPCCS CV Summit.


Prof. Richard McManus is Professor of Primary Care at the Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, at Oxford University,, General Practitioner and Dean of Welfare and Fellow, Green Templeton College. His research interests lie mainly in the prevention of cardiovascular disease with particular emphasis on blood pressure measurement and the management of hypertension in primary care.


This recording was independently developed under auspices of EPCCS. The views expressed in this recording are those of the individual presenters and do not necessarily reflect the views of EPCCS. No funding was obtained for the recording of this video.

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