Mr Chris O'Callaghan
: Disorders of; blood pressure and of connective tissue elasticity, and how they relate from Emerge Australia
Mr Chris O'Callaghan: Disorders of; blood pressure and of connective tissue elasticity...
Associate Professor Chris O'Callaghan is a clinical pharmacologist and general physician at Austin Health, Heidelberg.
A/Prof Chris O'Callaghan
heads the Blood Pressure Disorders Clinic at Austin Health
which specialises in treating patients who have impaired ability to control blood pressure, which produces many of the symptoms seen in ME/CFS such as faintness, lightheadedness, impaired concentration, 'anxiety' type symptoms and palpitations.
Conditions that result in impaired blood pressure control include spinal cord injury, disease of the autonomic system, fatigue disorders such as ME/CFS
and disorders of connective tissue elasticity such as joint hypermobility syndrome and Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome.
Associate Professor O'Callaghan is the author of many scientific papers and an active researcher of cardiovascular disease.