In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1tensión (arterial) femininepresión (arterial) feminineto have high/low blood pressure — tener la tensión / presión alta/baja
- her blood pressure has risen/fallen — le ha subido/bajado la tensión / presión
- to take sb's blood pressure — tomarle la tensión / presión a algn
- This is more common in people with low blood pressure, teenagers, and pregnant women.
- The most common causes of kidney failure are diabetes and high blood pressure.
- One arm of this connector allows continuous monitoring of arterial blood pressure.
- Six studies reported the number of patients whose blood pressure was controlled at follow up.
- During a night spent on a cardiac ward, the pulse and blood pressure are closely monitored.
- Low blood pressure and irregular heartbeat are the most significant side effects.
- The close relation between heart rate and blood pressure gives reason for a joint assessment.
- The doctor may check your blood pressure and pulse rate, to see if there is anything abnormal.
- Obesity is a risk factor for heart disease, high blood pressure, arthritis and diabetes.
- We agree that this is necessary when performing a study to measure blood pressure.
- We found a high rate of inadequately controlled blood pressure in patients in both groups.
- The score is derived from people with blood pressure sufficiently raised to be included in a trial.
- Waking up in the morning puts a strain on the heart because of a surge in blood pressure and heart rate.
- Six monthly review is probably sufficient when treatment and blood pressure are stable.
- Many women do not realise why they are having their blood pressure measured.
- It can be used to reduce fatigue by raising the heart rate and blood pressure.
- Noise can also cause stress, high blood pressure, fatigue, loss of sleep and anxiety.
- There are usually no symptoms of high blood pressure, so you may not be aware you have it.
- The looming difficulties over the measurement of blood pressure have been clear for some years.
- Reflexes may be tested with a reflex hammer, and blood pressure may be measured.
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