Syndrome of a white dressing gown - the phenomenon not really frequent, it meets at 10-20% of examinees, but quite explainable and is the result of nervousness and experiences at the sight of the doctor. And, the qualification of the doctor is higher, the such state is shown more often, it is reaction of an adaptation reflex of an organism.
Many people test a syndrome of a white dressing gown at measurement of pressure though they prior to a visit to the doctor of such problems had no, and house measurement showed normal limits of pressure. The same jumps of arterial blood pressure happen when the person is subject to any severe stress, the difference only that at this moment to you it is measured, and in other situations is not present.
The majority of cases of a syndrome were registered at the people from risk group having the diabetes raised by cholesterol level in blood, coronary heart disease and old age. But recently the syndrome considerably rejuvenated, it arises at teenagers and women up to 30 years.
How to get rid of a syndrome of a white dressing gown?
In this case the most important is to do not miss the beginning of development of a hypertensive state, writing off increase in pressure only upon a syndrome of a white dressing gown. If similar cases were noticed, then in order to avoid problems with health it is necessary to monitor indicators of arterial blood pressure within a day. For this purpose to the patient connect the portable device which fixes indicators throughout the set time. After such testing it is necessary to see a doctor that he estimated results and made the conclusion.
The syndrome of a white dressing gown at measurement of pressure demands treatment in the individual cases which are defined by the attending physician. Non-drug methods like psychotrainings on self-checking are suitable for initial stages, and at more started forms of a syndrome medicines of the sedative and psychotropic spectrum of action are appointed.