Blood pressure

  1. Less than or equal to 120/80 - Normal
  2. 140 or greater and/or 90 or greater - Hypertension
  3. Less than or equal to 140/90 - OK to treat
  4. For older patients systolic of 100 + patient’s age = OK to treat
  5. Greater than 140/90 but lesser than 160/100 - Notify faculty, no limitation of treatment
  6. Greater than 160/100 but less than 180/110 - Clearance from faculty required
  7. Greater than 180/110 - No dental treatment
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