Hypertension – Non Pharmacological Management

  • Skill Level
  • Lectures
    1 Video
  • Enrolled
    57 students
  • Sample Certificate

What you'll learn

Hypertension remains one of the major risk factors for many cardiovascular diseases and requires proper pharmacological and non-pharmacological management to avoid complications. The prevalence is nearly equal between men and women. Non-pharmacological management helps to reduce the dosage of pharmacological therapy and include dietary modifications, exercise, stress reduction etc. read more »»

Many of the international guidelines stress on non-pharmacological interventions rather than using pharmacological agents for reduction of prehypertension and hypertension. To explore more about all these, take this course designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who Should Attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • AYUSH students
  • Students interested in Biological sciences

Key concepts covered include:

By the end of the course, you will be able to understand

  • Non-pharmacological ways to reduce hypertension
  • Lifestyle changes like weight loss
  • Dietary modifications
  • How to change the sodium and potassium content and a lot more


Dr. Ch. Vasanth Kumar

MBBS, MD – General Medicine


Dr. Vasanth Kumar is a General Physician and Geriatrician in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad. He has experience of 42 years in these fields. Dr. Vasanth Kumar practices at Apollo Sugar Clinic in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, and Apollo Hospitals in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad in 1977, and MD – General Medicine from Osmania University in 1981.

He is a member of the Hyderabad Medical Council. Some of the services provided by the doctor are Skin Tag Treatment, Skin Allergies, Gestational Diabetes Management, Stroke Treatment, and Insulin Free Treatment, etc.

For: beginners

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