1: why can elevated blood pressure increase the risk of cardiovascular disease?
I have done some reasearch and i think it has something to do with atheroslerosis but i don’t know how so please help.
2: what happens to the brachial artery when the pressure of the blood pressure monitor decreases to determine the diastolic blood pressure? I think that the brachial artery closess but why is this if it is right.
3: the chance of a 15 year old male dying of haemorrhagic stroke is 8, the ppopulation for males are 1778000. how do u work out the probabilty? Is it 1778000/100 then multiply by 8 , or 1778000/8*100
i really tried my best but i am just not sure so please help me, i have to understand before monday.
thank you for your help