What is your clinical decision making and rationale on pharmaceutical management?

Week 4 Discussion 1: Cardiovascular DisordersValue: 100 points
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Group B
Question chosen is # 5
This is the question i chose to answer
You are managing an 87-year-old male with a hypertensive urgency. What is your clinical decision making and rationale on pharmaceutical management? What aspects are important to consider when making decisions on drug choice? At what point would you adjust/change your initial treatment plan?
Answer each section of question few paragraphs with scholarly peer reviewed references
Needs at least 3 -4 references
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