AMA Doc Talk, a series from the American Medical Association, features physicians and other health care leaders who share real-world experiences and findings about the ever-evolving health care landscape. Based on real-world learnings and anecdotes, each episode is centered around a topic related to delivering care to patients. Here, physicians and health care leaders will collect a wealth of practical information they can apply to their daily practice of medicine and to the promise of a healthier nation.
More than 100 million adults in the U.S. have high blood pressure, and nearly half of them are not controlled. This episode features two physicians who are leading efforts to help close the BP control gap.
Dr. Daichi Shimbo is a cardiologist affiliated with New York Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Sandeep Kishore is Associate Director of the Arnhold Institute for Global Health. Dr. Shimbo and Dr. Kishore join us on this episode of AMA Doc Talk to offer clinical context, practical strategies and new ways of thinking to address this public health crisis.