MJA Podcast: Hypertension: a call to action, with Prof Alta Schutte and Prof Markus Schlaich


Professor Alta Schutte is Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at UNSW Sydney, and a Professorial Fellow at The George Institute for Global Health. Professor Markus Schlaich is the Dobney Chair of Clinical Research at the University of Western Australia.

They discuss hypertension control rates in Australia and why they need urgent improvement, and how we can do that. This podcast accompanies their MJA Perspective: Uncontrolled blood pressure in Australia: a call to action, available to read on doctorportal Learning with MJA news and online editor, Cate Swannell.


Learning Outcomes

  1. Learn about hypertension control rates in Australia.


Accreditation: Self-directed 

Duration: 20mins

Podcast: Vol 215, Issue 11: 6 December 2021

Medical Journal of Australia
0h : 20m
MBA: 0h : 20m
Cardiovascular Diseases
Medical Practitioner, Medical Student, Doctor-in-Training, Non-Vocationally Registered, Retired, Specialist - Other, Specialist General Practitioner
You have to be logged in to see the content of this module.

Provided by

doctorportal Learning respectfully acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of Australia. We respect the traditional owners of lands across Australia in which our members and staff work and live, and pay respect to their elders past, present and future.