#321 Hypertension FAQ: Common Outpatient Cases with Dr. Jordy Cohen

Feb 14, 2022, 08:00 AM

Master common hypertension scenarios in the clinic! Our guest Dr. Jordy Cohen (@jordy_bc) will lead us through the FAQs of outpatient hypertension management, including making a diagnosis of hypertension, managing blood pressure in patients with chronic kidney disease, working up refractory hypertension, and more.

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  • Writer: Matthew Watto, MD, FACP
  • Producers: Matthew Watto, MD, FACP and Malini Gandhi
  • Show Notes, Infographic, and Cover Art: Malini Gandhi
  • Hosts: Matthew Watto MD, FACP; Paul Williams MD, FACP   
  • Reviewer: Emi Okamoto MD
  • Executive Producer: Beth Garbitelli
  • Showrunner: Matthew Watto MD, FACP
  • Editor: Clair Morgan of nodderly.com
  • Guest: Jordy Cohen MD
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Show Segments

  • Intro, disclaimer, guest bio
  • Guest one-liner, Picks of the Week*
  • Case from Kashlak: New diagnosis of hypertension
  • How to make a diagnosis of hypertension
  • When to start anti-hypertensive medication
  • Initial blood pressure regimen
  • Case from Kashlak: White coat hypertension
  • Case from Kashlak: Hypertension in chronic kidney disease
  • ACEis and ARBs in chronic kidney disease
  • Diuretics in chronic kidney disease
  • Case from Kashlak: Refractory hypertension
  • History and initial workup for refractory hypertension
  • Treatment of primary hyperaldosteronism
  • Outro