As a family practictioner, host Dr. Jennifer Caudle's passions is the health of her adolescent patients. Obesity is all too prevalent among adolescents, and with this comes a concern about hypertension. And, to discuss the great concern, Dr. Caudle welcomes Dr. Julie Ingelfinger, Deputy Editor of The New England Journal of Medicine and Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Ingelfinger is the author of the article, "The Child or Adolescent with Elevated Blood Pressure," which was published a recent issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.
Patrice L Basanta-Henry, MD, MHSc, FACOGPeer