APhA Quick Quiz: The Latest on Hypertension Guidelines

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With several conflicting guidelines for managing hypertension, choosing which to follow is enough to raise your blood pressure. Don’t stress! Take this Quick Quiz-- a series of multiple-choice questions and explanations that reviews recent recommendations for the management of hypertension.

Take this 5-question Quick Quiz to assess your knowledge on key guidelines and recommended medication regimens for the management of hypertension.

Learning Objective

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Recommend evidence-based treatment goals and medication regimens for individual patients with hypertension.  

Accreditation Information 


The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-18-126-H01-P

To claim 0.5 contact hours of CPE credit (0.05 CEUs) for participating in this online learning activity, APhA Quick Quiz: The Latest on Hypertension Guidelines, participants will need to complete all 5 questions provided, answer the evaluation questions, then CLAIM credit. A valid pharmacist.com username and password is required to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor for CPE transcript.  

Initial release date: January 17, 2018

Expiration date: January 17, 2021 - NO CREDIT GRANTED AFTER THIS DATE

Activity Type: Knowledge-based

Target Audience: Pharmacists 

Learning Level: 2


"APhA Quick Quiz: The Latest on Hypertension Guidelines" is an online continuing education activity for pharmacists developed by the American Pharmacists Association.


Joseph Saseen, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP,  and APhA’s editorial staff declare no conflicts of interest or financial interests in any product or service mentioned in this activity, including grants, employment, gifts, stock holdings, and honoraria. For a complete list of APhA staff disclosures, please visit the APhA website at: www.pharmacist.com/apha-disclosures

Conflicts of interest have been resolved through content review by Helen Sairany, PharmD, BCACP, Associate Director of Content Development at the American Pharmacists Association. 

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the System Requirements in order to have a positive learning experience.