QD: News Every Day--Hypertension rates holding steady. About the same percentage of people in the U.S.--30%--had hypertension in 2007-2008 as in 1999-2000, according to data ... In addition, a greater percentage of U.S. adults with hypertension were
Sleep problems are common in patients with hypertension or diabetes. Photo by Photos.com. ... However, “You should ask about sleep especially if you're not having much success in controlling a patient's hypertension or mood disorder, etc., despite
Optimal targets also are being reassessed regarding blood pressure control, said George Bakris, MD, FACP, professor of medicine and director of the Comprehensive Hypertension Center at the University of Chicago. ... And research has yet to back up
QD: News Every Day--Nine of 10 with uncontrolled hypertension have health care coverage. ... hypertension. Hypertension was defined as an average systolic blood pressure greater than 140 mm Hg or an average diastolic blood pressure greater than 90 mm Hg,
Serious risks of the orphan drug, which received fast-track designation and priority review, include hypertension, hypertensive crisis, myelodysplastic syndrome, acute myeloid leukemia, and bone marrow suppression.
The drug carries a boxed warning about the risk of supine hypertension. ... The most common adverse events were headache, dizziness, nausea, hypertension, and fatigue.
The results showed an increase of 24.7% in hypertension control from 1975 to 1978, an increase of 28.5% in cholesterol control from 1986 to 2010, and an increase from ... While the researchers are still crunching the numbers, the program appears to have
Our conference coverage in this issue tackles resistant hypertension, which was the subject of a session at the American Society of Hypertension's annual meeting this May in New York City. ... Physicians should also consider whether white-coat
This patient most likely has new-onset type 2 diabetes mellitus (recent-onset polyuria and nocturia, high random glucose levels) and classic features of excess mineralocorticoid activity, including hypertension, metabolic alkalosis, ... Adrenal adenomas
QD: News Every Day--'White coat effect' greater for doctors than nurses, enough to trigger more hypertension diagnoses
QD: News Every Day--'White coat effect' greater for doctors than nurses, enough to trigger more hypertension diagnoses. ... New 2013 European guidelines also still regard office blood pressure measurement as the ‘gold standard’ for screening,