Nursing Student Class Projects (Formerly MSN)

Date Written

Summer 8-4-2016

Document Type


Course Number


Course Name

Advanced Pathophysiology

Professor’s Name

Dr. Chovan


Essential hypertension, pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, risk factors, nursing implications, significance of pathophysiology

Subject Categories

Medicine and Health Sciences | Nursing


The author chose to write about hypertension because she takes care of patients and family members with hypertension on a frequent basis, and is likely to face the challenge of managing patients with hypertension (HTN) in her future role as a nurse practitioner due to the high prevalence of HTN among men and women.

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