We need to be monitoring these patients for hypertension, heart disease, diabetes,” said Atlanta general internist Sandra Fryhofer, MACP, past President of ACP. ... If a 65-year-old cancer survivor has diabetes or hypertension, primary care physicians
It's been associated with a variety of other conditions, including hypertension, heart disease, and cognitive effects. ... There also is some evidence that patients with persistent hypertension despite taking multiple medications might be helped if their
QD: News Every Day--Hypertension prevalence stable, awareness of it improving but still poor. ... Prevalence of hypertension remained stable among men (30.5%) and women (28.5%) in the past decade, an analysis showed.
More generally, Redwood City, Calif.-based Proteus Digital Health is targeting such chronic diseases as hypertension and diabetes. ... hypertension and type 2 diabetes who used Proteus Discover than in those who did not.
Renovascular hypertension due to fibromuscular dysplasia is most commonly caused by medial fibroplasia of the renal artery. ... Management of renovascular hypertension secondary to fibromuscular dysplasia may involve revascularization with kidney
ITP. Her clinical picture is more consistent with preeclampsia (new-onset hypertension at >20 weeks' gestation) with proteinuria or the HELLP syndrome. ... The relationship between pre-eclampsia and HELLP syndrome is unclear; HELLP syndrome occurs in 10%
failure, chronic kidney disease, atrial fibrillation, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, arthritis, dyslipidemia, hypertension and diabetes, said Wilbert S. ... Dr. Aronow and the ACCF/AHA consensus document give several tips for evaluating
The issue: Engaging patients in management of their hypertension. An illustration of a typical user session with the Twine app. ... In addition to hypertension treatment, the tool now supports weight loss efforts and diabetes care.
Risk for infection after splenectomy is familiar, but blood clots and, by extension, pulmonary hypertension are emerging as another possible threat. ... Complications related to clotting, such as chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH),
He has hypertension. Family history does not include cardiovascular disease in any first-degree relatives.