Hypertension: Nursing Interventions
- Intake and output (urine)
- Take blood pressure
- Ischemia attack, transient (watch for TIAs)
- Respiration, pulse
- Daily weight
Uncontrolled high blood pressure (HBP) can injure or kill you. It’s sometimes called “the silent killer” because HBP has no symptoms, so you may not be aware that it’s damaging your arteries, heart and other organs.