August 2017 • Volume 4 Issue 4
HCP & Patient Support

When to recommend regular home blood pressure monitoring

2015 Canadian Hypertension Education Program (CHEP) Guidelines state that regular home blood pressure monitoring (HBPM) should be recommended, especially for patients with hypertension and with the following conditions1:

Diabetes mellitus
Chronic kidney disease (CKD)
Suspected non-adherence
Demonstrated white coat effect
Masked hypertension

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CUA Guideline on Adult Overactive Bladder

JOGC Advanced Reproductive Age and Fertility

Recommendations on Hepatitis C Screening for Adults

HCP Calendar of Events

SickKids Paediatric Emergency Medicine Conference 2017

Our conference offers an engaging exchange of knowledge, ideas and innovations with world renowned expert faculty and evidence-based clinical applications for practice. This year the conference will focus on critical knowledge and skills to allow you to deliver high quality care to children in the acute care setting. Read more

The Seventh Annual
Canadian Hypertension Congress
October 12 – 14, 2017
Hilton Toronto Airport Hotel & Suites
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The Canadian Hypertension Congress gathers key opinion leaders and faculty and showcases the latest research in hypertension. It is the only congress designed specifically to enable the development and exchange of evidence-based information on the pathobiology and management of hypertension.

For more information and to register go to

Dermatology Day for Health Care Professionals

Join the leading dermatologists in your area for a one-day accredited program focused on common dermatological conditions such as acne, atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, and others. Read more


Family Medicine Forum

November 8 – 11, 2017, Montreal, Quebec

Practising Wisely Day

November 22, 2017, Toronto, Ontario

Digital Health World Congress 2017

November 29 – 30, 2017, London, England
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