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The youth code

Diabetes and hypertension simply ran in his family. It wasn't a “you gained too much weight” thing or a “you smoke/drink/use thing” either. ... Then we discussed family history and how “essential hypertension,” that is, the kind that runs in
November 2020

Early interventions overlooked in OA

Compared with other high-profile chronic disease targets like diabetes or hypertension, osteoarthritis has been somewhat neglected, according to a recently formed consortium that's advocating for more proactive diagnosis and ... A heftier body mass index
May 2013

Keys to taking a neurological history

Samuels. At recent American Academy of Neurology meetings, he noted, neurologists who have become progressively more uncomfortable dealing with heart failure and hypertension sought out courses to better manage these conditions
July 2016

SPRINT prompts new debate on BP targets

This issue covers topics such as management of hypertension, integrative medicine, and follow-up care for colorectal cancer. ... Best practices in hypertension management have been a moving target as of late, and recent results from SPRINT (Systolic
March 2016

MKSAP Quiz: 1-year history of increasing fatigue

Splenomegaly and hepatomegaly result from extramedullary hematopoiesis, and patients can develop portal hypertension. ... Median survival is 3 to 5 years, and death commonly results from marrow failure, transformation to acute leukemia, or complications
October 2012

MKSAP Quiz: Impaired gait and balance

He has hypertension treated with hydrochlorothiazide and no history of traumatic brain injury, meningitis, or intracranial hemorrhage.
February 2017

When is it sleep apnea?

general. Hypertension can be a tricky condition to manage because its effects are often silent and because treatment involves daily use of medication. ... Our story looks at reasons for patients' nonadherence to hypertension treatment and how
March 2015

Care, primarily

The code I used? 99214 for Hypertension and Hyperlipidemia. -------. I saw her name on my schedule. ... She hugged me tightly and neither of us said anything. Her visit was officially listed as a recheck of her hypertension, but we spent the vast bulk of
November 2020

Warning about different doses for 2 forms of posaconazole

Selexipag (Uptravi) tablets to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). The oral prostacyclin receptor agonist decreases pressure in the lungs' blood vessels by relaxing muscles in the vessel walls and dilating the
March 2016

Crossed Words: Breaking news

3) JNC-8 raised the bar to treat hypertension in this group.
June 2014

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