Content area

|
|

Overvægtigt barn taber sig til en mindre blodtryksmanchet, men højere blodtryk

Forfatter(e)
Kristian Nebelin Hvidt1, 2, Hans Ibsen1 & Jens-Christian Holm2 1) Kardiologisk Afsnit, Medicinsk Afdeling, Holbæk Sygehus 2) Enheden for Overvægtige Børn og Unge, Børneafdelingen, Holbæk Sygehus Ugeskr Læger 2014;176:V10120590
Reference: 
Ugeskr Læger 2014;176:V10120590
Blad nummer: 
Sidetal: 
1407-1408
After weight loss a child fits a smaller blood pressure cuff but gets elevated blood pressure
A ten year old boy referred to childhood obesity treatment lost weight after one year of lifestyle intervention to a degree where he was no longer obese. Contrary to anticipated beyond the effect of a normal growth, his clinical blood pressure (BP) was higher after weight loss. This observation was caused by the use of a smaller BP cuff compared to a larger cuff at baseline. In general, weight loss in obese children during growth and development pose a challenge in regard to which BP cuff size should be used and in regard to interpretive challenges of the BP.
Du skal være logget ind for at læse denne artikel
Log ind

Right side

af Ellen Astrid Holm | 20/01
2 kommentarer
af Kurt Håkonsson | 19/01
4 kommentarer
af Erik Kristensen | 17/01
20 kommentarer
af Thomas Michael Dan Aru | 17/01
4 kommentarer
af Claus Bo Svenningsen | 15/01
1 Kommentar
af Lars Kambjerre | 14/01
6 kommentarer