• include
  • Because ADA had not finalized MNT protocols for hypertension, the RDs followed the protocol for hyperlipidemia for participants diagnosed with either hyperlipidemia or hypertension, with adjustments, as appropriate, to benefit those individuals who were diagnosed with hypertension.All MNT sessions were in the participants' homes, and if a caregiver was required for the individual to participate in the project, every effort was made to include this person in the MNT sessions. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Model
  • The benefits of modifying lipid levels and treating hypertension were calculated on the basis of the life-expectancy model. (acpjc.org)
  • Conditions
  • Conditions, such as hypertension, that encourage increased left ventricular afterload can lead to structural changes in the heart on a gross, as well as a microscopic level. (wikipedia.org)