We always want to make sure that are readers will learn different nursing theories the easiest way possible. One way to grasp each information is through the use of different mnemonics. Here is the "CHIEF" mnemonic for Hypertension Signs and Symptoms.
During cases of hypertensive crisis, one may also experience headaches due to intracranial hypertension. Treatment program should begin when BP stays at 140/90 overtime.
Other symptoms include irritability, forgetfulness and epistaxis because of damage in the tiny blood vessels of the nostrils.