TOPIC: High Blood Pressure
Educational Objectives: at the end of this series, participants will be able to:
- Improve knowledge gap of nutrition.
- Increase awareness of lifestyle as contributing factors to chronic illness.
- Discuss social economic factors or barriers that contribute to the chronic illness.
Session Objectives: at the end of this session, participants will be able to:
- Discuss the dietary and other lifestyle factors that contribute to sustained or difficult to control high blood pressure.
- Utilize the food and healthy lifestyle to treat and improve blood pressure control.
Target Audience: Physician Focus: All Physicians
Planner: Sharon Ou, MD and Alvin Ting, MD, Internal Medicine Department, KP San Mateo Medical Center and Redwood City Medical Center
Presenter: Sharon Ou, MD, Internal Medicine Department, KP San Mateo Medical Center
CME Staff: Julia Carranza, CME Coordinator; Alvin Ting, MD, KP Redwood City
Resources: See the PowerPoint
Ma GX, Bhimla A, Zhu L, Beeber M, Aczon F, Tan Y, Quinn SB, Khan O, Gadegbeku CA. Development of an Intervention to Promote Physical Activity and Reduce Dietary Sodium Intake for Preventing Hypertension and Chronic Disease in Filipino Americans. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2021 Apr;8(2):283-292. doi: 10.1007/s40615-020-00781-z. Epub 2020 Jun 3. PMID: 32495306; PMCID: PMC7710586.
Turner BJ, Parish-Johnson JA, Liang Y, Jeffers T, Arismendez SV, Poursani R. Implementation of the Chronic Care Model to Reduce Disparities in Hypertension Control: Benefits Take Time. J Gen Intern Med. 2018 Sep;33(9):1498-1503. doi: 10.1007/s11606-018-4526-3. Epub 2018 Jun 8. PMID: 29948807; PMCID: PMC6108988.
Disclosure Statement (as appropriate):
None of the planners, faculty, committee members or reviewers for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patient.
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME Activity.
Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand -name products.
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™