QD: News Every Day--Exercise may lower hypertension, mortality in patients older than 70. ... Exercise capacity is associated with lower mortality risk in elderly men with hypertension, a study found.
Results appeared online the Journal of General Internal Medicine. Both types of sweetened drinks were associated with an increased risk of developing hypertension. ... while higher fructose intake from sources other than sugary drinks was associated with
Take a blood pressure measurement with the patient standing for one to three minutes, particularly after a meal, to evaluate for postural hypotension or hypertension. ... of many drugs for hypertension, precipitate and aggravate heart failure, induce
This issue includes stories centered on various aspects of hypertensions, as well as topics specific to mean's health, electronic health records and physical rehabilitation referrals. ... Major guidelines on hypertension released last year appear to have
These ethnic and racial groups also face a greater risk of developing diabetes, hypertension, obesity, and other conditions that have been linked to a higher likelihood of severe illness. ... a higher prevalence of obesity, diabetes, hypertension, and
stage 1 hypertension, systolic 130-139 mm Hg or diastolic 80-89 mm Hg. ... See patients every four to six months if their hypertension is well controlled.
Other chronic conditions, like hypertension and diabetes, aren't judged that way, Dr.
In the case of doctors, though, it appears that individually targeted incentives can be somewhat influential, at least based on the findings of a hypertension-focused study. ... Effects of individual physician-level and practice-level financial
Hypertension and the new Joint National Committee 8 recommendations for treatment. ... This same recommendation is true for patients in this age group with diabetes or kidney disease (which increase the risks associated with hypertension.).
QD: News Every Day--1 in 4 patients with resistant hypertension weren't fully compliant with prescriptions
QD: News Every Day--1 in 4 patients with resistant hypertension weren't fully compliant with prescriptions.